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Congressman faces third surgery today after ballpark shooting

Five people who were playing baseball were hospitalized, including House Majority Whip Steve Scalise . "We may have our differences, but we do well, in times like these, to remember that everyone...

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London flats' fire death toll rises to 17, many still missing

He is searching for close family friend, 24-year-old artist Khadija Saye, who lived on the tower's 20th floor. "There are 37 people receiving treatment, of which 17 are still in critical care". It i...

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Peterborough charity heads to London to aid Grenfell Tower fire victims

Cladding has been added to a number of buildings across London in recent years, meant to provide insulation as well as improve the appearance of older buildings. Outside the cordons, impromptu trib...

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ICE Director Says Immigrants, Not Law Enforcement, Break Up Families

ICE Director Says Immigrants, Not Law Enforcement, Break Up Families

Hernandez said the hotline was created in part as a response to unfounded rumors of ICE checkpoints around Denver. If you spot an ICE operation happening in Colorado, a group of immigrant rights act...

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James T Hodgkinson: What we know about Virginia suspect

James T Hodgkinson: What we know about Virginia suspect

Nina Turner, a former OH state senator who campaigned for Sanders in his bid for the Democratic presidential nomination, said: "Both sides need to look in the mirror". Cricket Lobstein, who lives cl...

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Special Counsel Robert Mueller Will Investigate President Trump

Now, however, the Washington Post , citing unnamed sources, has reported that Robert S. Mueller III , a former Federal Bureau of Investigation director who was appointed as special consul to overse...

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White House begins its government reorganization

White House begins its government reorganization

The White House has directed agencies outside of OMB to conduct reviews of their own paperwork obligations to see what can be removed. "It's fair to say we haven't settled on a final way to address ...

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Adele spotted at London's Grenfell Tower after deadly fire

Firefighters extinguished the last of the flames in the devastating west London blaze as they searched for more victims Thursday, a day after the high-rise apartment building fire that killed at l...

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ANC welcomes Public Protector's probe into #GuptaLeaks

ANC welcomes Public Protector's probe into #GuptaLeaks

The latest allegations of influence-peddling are deepening a divide in the ANC as factions jostle for control before a conference in December where President Jacob Zuma's successor as party leader w...

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Steve Scalise to undergo third surgery from gunshot in mass shooting

Democrats cautioned against falling into partisanship or laying blame. All this was being batted around even as Scalise was undergoing surgery at MedStar Washington Hospital Center , where he remai...

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Ex-North Korea detainee Otto Warmbier has 'severe brain injury': US doctors

North Korea released USA student Otto Warmbier "on humanitarian grounds", state media said two days after he was evacuated from Pyongyang after falling into a coma while imprisoned in a labour camp....

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Trump tweets of witch hunt amid Russian Federation probe

Trump tweets of witch hunt amid Russian Federation probe

The appearance before the Senate intelligence committee gave Sessions a chance to defend himself, but offered little new insight. Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr, R-N.C., and S...

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Alleged Shooter Volunteered During Sen. Sanders Presidential Campaign, Vermont's Delegation Reacts

He also posted multiple political rants, including calls to tax the "top 1%", and cartoons critical of Republicans and President Trump. Sanders in a statement said that he was praying for the reco...

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London fire: Apartment tower could have been fireproofed for under $10000

But even in a poorly designed apartment buildings, he says sprinklers could have helped to contain, slow or douse the fire. If high-rise buildings with the combustible product are found, Dr Smith sa...

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Trump Rips 'WITCH HUNT' In Response To Reports Of Obstruction Probe

The Post took care to note that the investigation spread to Trump shortly after the president fired James Comey as FBI director. A source familiar with the Mueller investigation confirmed th...

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Northern Ireland's DUP says talks with Conservatives to continue in London

For Brussels, a concern with starting talks on such models would be that Brexit supporters might end up blocking them, raising the risk of time running out to get any deal: "Would you". "In terms ...

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Britain's Hammond to push for United Kingdom to stay in EU customs union

The report said Hammond believes the government must rethink its plan to pursue an independent trade policy outside the customs union. Britain voted by 52 per cent in favour of leaving the Euro...

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Starr: No obstruction case against Trump from evidence so far

On Monday, a Trump friend said the president was considering dismissing Mueller although the White House said later he had no plans to do so. Sessions testified that he bowed out of the Russia inv...

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US, Central American officials meet as Trump signals shift

US, Central American officials meet as Trump signals shift

Addressing Presidents Juan Orlando Hernandez of Honduras and Jimmy Morales of Guatemala and Vice President Oscar Ortiz of El Salvador , Videgaray stressed the value of unity in the face of ...

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NORC poll: Most in US think Trump meddled in Russia probe

Looking into whether Trump obstructed justice means that Mueller is also examining the circumstances surrounding Comey's firing, which was obviously not part of the original federal probe led by Comey...

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Scalise After Shooting: 'His Condition Is Critical'

Hodgkinson, 66, of Belleville, Illinois, was taken to the hospital, where he died. In a national address, Trump appealed for unity following the morning assault in the Washington suburb of Alexandria,...

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Trump tweets about obstruction of justice reports, claims 'zero evidence' of collusion

Comey told Congress last week that he believed he was sacked "because of the Russian Federation investigation". The latest media reports say the obstruction of justice investigation began jus...

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London fire: Tower block blaze aftermath in pictures

London fire: Tower block blaze aftermath in pictures

Fire safety engineers were stunned at how rapidly the fire spread, engulfing the building in less than an hour in the middle of the night and preventing firefighters from reaching many people inside. ...

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Congressman Scalise Remains In Critical Condition After Alexandria Shooting

Congressman Scalise Remains In Critical Condition After Alexandria Shooting

The hospital said after the surgery that Scalise remained in critical condition . He was in a critical condition Wednesday night and doctors said he would need several more operations. U.S. Cap...

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Sinn Fein says will oppose any deal that undermines peace deal

Sinn Fein says will oppose any deal that undermines peace deal

The Prime Minister will meet separately with representatives of Sinn Fein , the Ulster Unionists, the SDLP and the Alliance Party - as well as the DUP - in Downing Street in an attempt to allay g...

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Explosion hits kindergarten in eastern China

Explosion hits kindergarten in eastern China

One image shows a woman clutching a sobbing child as paramedics treat the wounded. Authorities have launched an investigation into the incident. An explosion has struck the entrance to a kinderg...

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Trump dismisses obstruction of justice probe as 'phony story'

Mueller is also probing whether Trump himself obstructed justice when he fired former FBI Director James Comey on May 9, according to the Washington Post . Under oath last week , Comey test...

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Ireland now officially has its first ever openly gay prime minister

Once nominated, Mr Varadkar will travel to Aras an Uachtarain (President's residence) to meet President Michael D. Higgins who will give him the seal of office. " Leo Varadkar would be considered to ...

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Escaped Georgia inmates captured in Tennessee

The family of a Georgia prison guard killed when two inmates escaped their prison bus is anxious about the other law enforcement officers now searching for the fugitives . Monica had worked for the f...

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'Slower progress' in Theresa May's talks with DUP

'Slower progress' in Theresa May's talks with DUP

British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservatives have reached a "broad agreement" with the ultra-conservative Democratic Unionist Party to prop up her minority government , a source told AFP on...

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Guns Recovered From Congressional Shooter Appear Legally Purchased, FBI Says

Guns Recovered From Congressional Shooter Appear Legally Purchased, FBI Says

MedStar Washington Hospital Centre, where Mr Scalise is receiving treatment, said in a statement the congressman "sustained a single rifle shot to the left hip", and that he will need additional...

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Trump calls House health bill he backed 'mean'

Trump calls House health bill he backed 'mean'

While meeting with Republican Senators, Trump also called the bill a son of a b*tch and told Republicans to spend more money. He also gets that too much generosity in the Senate revision of th...

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UK Parliament opening date set, suggesting Tory deal reached

UK Parliament opening date set, suggesting Tory deal reached

A minority party has an agreement with another party or parties to ensure it wins votes of confidence - generally considered on the Queen's Speech and on the Budget. It is unsafe for firefighters to g...

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Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein says there's no cause to fire Mueller

Rosenstein, who appointed Mueller last month to lead the Justice Department's wide-ranging inquiry into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian officials and has the authority to rem...

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Weapons used in Republican baseball shooting appear legally bought

Weapons used in Republican baseball shooting appear legally bought

One of those people was Roddy D. Riggs, who went back and forth with Hodgkinson a few times, writing in December 2011: "One thing about letter writer James Hodgkinson , he is persistent". Hodgkinso...

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Lynch action on Clinton query 'totally illegal'

Ms. Lynch stated that she would accept the recommendations of the Federal Bureau of Investigation in the Clinton probe. The decision not to recommend charges against Clinton was ultimately made by Co...

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North Korea claims American college student released from detainment for

North Korea claims American college student released from detainment for "humanitarian reasons"

But that trip was sidelined when Otto Warmbier was convicted in March 2016 for allegedly attempting to steal a propaganda banner from a restricted area of his Pyongyang hotel at the request of a...

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Indian among three 'global terrorists' declared by US State Department

Indian among three 'global terrorists' declared by US State Department

The Department of State has designated Mohammad Shafi Armar , Oussama Ahmad Atar, and Mohammed Isa Yousif Saqar Al Binali as Specially Designated Global Terrorists (SDGTs) under Section 1 (b) of Exec...

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Gerry Adams says Tory-DUP deal in breach of Good Friday Agreement

The Prime Minister is to meet all Northern Ireland's main parties as Stormont politicians continue to voice fears her anticipated parliamentary deal with the Democratic Unionists will undermine the ...

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Trump on Scalise's condition: 'He's in some trouble'

Trump on Scalise's condition: 'He's in some trouble'

The game, which has been held at various locations through the years, is scheduled to be played this year at Nationals Park in Washington D.C. According to the game's website, no members of the MA con...

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