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Grenfell Tower victims and community leaders meeting PM at Downing Street

The Queen, who on Friday visited some of the surviving residents of Grenfell Tower, said she had been "profoundly struck by the immediate inclination of people throughout the country to offer comfort ...

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Fire Mueller and Rosenstein

Citing a memo from the general counsel's office of Trump's transition team, the Times said former members were given the order on Thursday for any information involving Russian Federation or U...

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John Major: Tory-DUP deal could jeopardise Northern Ireland peace

Talks between the Tories and Democratic Unionist Party aimed at shoring up Theresa May's position in Parliament were continuing on Wednesday. Speaking earlier on Tuesday, DUP leader Arlene Foster...

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DUP Arrives Westminster For Talks With British PM

Theresa May has been in damage control since a disastrous snap election result lost the Conservative Party its majority in parliament. May had called the vote early in hopes of strengthening her ...

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Scalise has more surgery; shooter's path tracked

Scott Applewhite, File). But he recorded a message that played at the top of the game, paying tribute to Rep. Steve Scalise , who remains in critical condition following a shooting attack on the Rep...

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Scalise critical but improving, will require additional operations: Hospital

Earlier Thursday, President Donald Trump commented on the congressman's condition, saying Scalise was "in some trouble" but that he hoped the congressman would be OK. "They saved the lives of our Me...

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'Americans should be skeptical about anonymous allegations,' says Rod Rosenstein

Comey served as U.S. Deputy Attorney General from 2003-2005 and had worked in the intervening years at Lockheed Martin and HSBC, among other private sector jobs. Examining such possible charges will a...

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United Kingdom nears deal with N. Irish 'queenmakers'

United Kingdom nears deal with N. Irish 'queenmakers'

But Stormont parties have a June 29 deadline to end the impasse and reach consensus on re-establishing a devolved administration in the region. "We will go in to speak with Sinn Fein again on Monday...

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Putin: early to speak about retaliation against new United States sanctions - agency

But the Senate's deal faces a murky future in the House and with the White House, which has yet to say where it stands on congressional review of sanctions that would tie Trump's hands on future rel...

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Democrats Win Congressional Baseball Game After Steve Scalise Shooting

The source, speaking on condition of anonymity, said Scalise remained in critical condition on Thursday after the latest surgery. "That is the source of unity, and more than ever, we must embrace it",...

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Ireland Elects Its First Openly Gay Prime Minister

Ireland Elects Its First Openly Gay Prime Minister

He announced his campaign to succeed Taoiseach Enda Kenny shortly after Kenny announced he would be stepping down from the post earlier this month. Irish politicians were among the last sectors of o...

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Search for seven sailors after US destroyer damaged in container ship collision

Search for seven sailors after US destroyer damaged in container ship collision

Two Japanese coast guard cutters with helicopters were helping. A news release from US 7th Fleet confirmed that two berthing spaces, an auxiliary machine room and the ship's radio room all flooded. ...

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Older Americans look to Senate for relief from 'harmful' health care bill

That's because Obamacare's premium subsidies are tied to the cost of coverage in one's area, in addition to income. President Trump started a public fight against the House Freedom Caucus, and s...

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Corbyn's soaring popularity shows the risks facing the DUP

The Tories had most of the survey's bad news, though. We have every confidence in the honesty and overall integrity of the new FNM government , but we nonetheless urge it once again to act at all ...

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Faced with mounting criticism, British PM visits London fire victims

Faced with mounting criticism, British PM visits London fire victims

May met victims privately at a central London hospital on Friday and had expressed her sorrow on television on Thursday after meeting emergency services personnel. Witnesses said the blaze tore thro...

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Container ship operator says 20-member crew safe

Container ship operator says 20-member crew safe

The Japan coast guard said it received an emergency call from a Philippine-registered container ship ACX Crystal around 2:20 a.m. (1720 GMT Friday) that it had collided with the USS Fitzgerald south...

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Deputy AG might recuse himself from Russian Federation probe

The move was confirmed by a transition official who spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss post-election decisions. Comey testified that the member of his leadership team said that although it was...

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Trump vs Comey looks set to run

Trump vs Comey looks set to run

According to Comey's sworn testimony , Trump said , "I hope you can see your way clear to letting this go, to letting [former National Security Adviser Michael] Flynn go". Comey's decision to sh...

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President 'considering' firing Mueller

President 'considering' firing Mueller

Republicans said on Tuesday that it would look bad for Trump to fire Mueller, whose investigation covers possible collusion between Russian Federation and members of the Trump administration. "Time to...

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Grief over Grenfell Tower disaster turns into anger

People protest demanding answers over the Grenfell Tower fire, in London , Friday June 16, 2017. More than 3 million pounds ($3.8 million) have been raised for the victims, and the British governme...

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Trump lashes out at 'conflicted' Russia investigators

Trump lashes out at 'conflicted' Russia investigators

Comey said it should be special counsel Robert Mueller's task to determine whether Trump had obstructed justice, and therefore, had opened himself up to possible impeachment proceedings, keeping ...

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President Trump confirms he's under investigation in angry tweetstorm

President Trump confirms he's under investigation in angry tweetstorm

The latest media reports say the obstruction of justice investigation began just days after President Trump fired Mr Comey on 9 May. In Russia, meanwhile, President Vladimir Putin repeated a...

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Trump acknowledges he is under investigation in alleged Russian Federation meddling

In his tweet , Trump appeared to be referring to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , who wrote a memo recommending that Comey be fired. Rosenstein was the Justice Department official who dr...

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Police open criminal investigation into Grenfell Tower fire

Police open criminal investigation into Grenfell Tower fire

She said earlier that the national mood is somber but that Britain is resolute in the face of adversity. Police have so far recovered 16 bodies and the first victim has been formally identified ...

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US Open sees top seeds cut, four-way tie for lead

He's Canada's best golfer, and he has the weekend at the U.S. Open to reach yet another goal in his surging career. At Erin Hills, all Johnson could do was go down swinging on a Friday. Fowler...

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Dead After Shooting At UPS Facility In San Francisco

Dead After Shooting At UPS Facility In San Francisco

UPS driver Marvin Calderon told KNTV that he recognized the gunman as a fellow employee but did not know him personally. Police have since identified the victims as 50-year-old Benson Louie, 56-ye...

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Mueller Hires 13 Attorneys to Join Russia Probe

Mueller Hires 13 Attorneys to Join Russia Probe

ABC notes that, at this point, Rosenstein has "privately acknowledged" that he might eventually be called at a witness in the investigation, largely because he penned the memo that led to former FB...

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GOP lawmaker Scalise still critical though doctors 'encouraged'

Five people were injured, including MI native Matt Mika and U.S. Rep Steve Scalise , R-Louisiana, who remain in critical condition. The GW College Democrats and College Republicans issued a joint ...

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Steve Scalise fights for life after shooting

She never returned to Congress, but the sniping did, and, with the rise of President Trump , it got dramatically worse. Scalise is from Louisiana. It's a sentiment lawmakers frequently express afte...

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More trouble for Trump's travel ban; friend suggests he might fire Mueller

But he did note Tuesday morning in an email to Politico that a subsequent statement from White House press secretary Sean Spicer "doesn't deny my claim the President is considering firing Mueller "...

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Trump confidant: 'I think he's considering perhaps terminating the special counsel'

But Trump has made no decision to act against Mueller and insists he knows the risks of doing so - but people close to the president say Trump is so volatile they can not be sure that he will not chan...

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Baseball gunman had list of GOP lawmakers

Hodgkinson . The distraught wife of the U.S. man who shot a Republican congressman and four others at a baseball field told media "I can't believe he did this". Mark Sanford in an interview on MSNBC...

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President Trump on Rep. Scalise's condition: 'He's in some trouble'

President Trump on Rep. Scalise's condition: 'He's in some trouble'

Trump also adds, as he's said previously, that Scalise is "having a hard time, far worse than anybody thought" following the shooting Wednesday. His doctors say Rep. "We've had a very, very divide...

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Russian Federation unveils psychic cat ahead of Confederations Cup

It will be European champion Portugal , with Cristiano Ronaldo in top form, taking on Gold Cup victor Mexico in a game that is likely to decide the group victor. Next year's World Cup will take p...

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No 'proof' on 'collusion' with Russians, Trump says

The Washington Post , citing unidentified officials, reported on Wednesday special counsel Robert Mueller is investigating the Republican president for possible obstruction of justice . and adviser...

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Shooter apparently felt disrespected

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A man who fatally shot three fellow UPS drivers appears to have felt disrespected by co-workers, but it's not clear if that was the motivation for the bloodshed, a police official...

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As Russia probe expands, Trump appears to confirm he's under investigation

As Russia probe expands, Trump appears to confirm he's under investigation

Trump's digital volley appeared to be trained at Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , who recommended the firing last month of James Comey - an nearly unprecedented move that could yet imperil...

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Federation Internationale de Football Association 2017 Confederations Cup kicks off in Russia

Eder was the striker when Portugal won the European championship, scoring the victor in the final against host France, but he didn't even make it to Fernando Santos' squad for the Confederations Cu...

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Pence hires outside legal counsel

That's according to a statement from Pence spokesman Jarrod Agen . The process took several weeks, and the vice president could have hired nearly anybody, But University of Richmond Law professor C...

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European Union growing 'impatient' with Britain, says Brexit negotiator Verhofstadt

British Prime Minister Theresa May has called on the European Union to issue a broad reciprocal guarantee of rights for British expatriates living in the European Union after Brexit . DUP ...

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