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58 people missing in London tower blaze presumed dead

The death toll in the high-rise tower blaze in Britain's capital soared to 30, police said Friday as they also warned that some of the victims may never be identified. Firefighters say a "good half" o...

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United States congressman in critical condition after third surgery

United States congressman in critical condition after third surgery

Democrats remain deeply upset about Trump's win and by his presidency, and frustrated over how to channel the energies of a restive and angry base. "By playing tonight, you are showing the world th...

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Congressman Scalise upgraded to serious condition, speaks with family

Congressman Scalise upgraded to serious condition, speaks with family

Rep. Steve Scalise 's condition is continuing to improve after he was shot Wednesday at a congressional baseball practice in Alexandria , Virginia. Scalise had been awake immediately after the sho...

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London fire: The Queen and Prince William visit victims

The Guardian newspaper reported Friday that contractors installed a cheaper, less flame-resistant type of paneling in the renovation that ended in May 2016. Theresa May ordered a full public inquiry ...

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Death toll rises to 30 in London fire tragedy

Police barred their way and scuffles broke out, a Reuters reporter said. "What we are doing is putting in place the support that will help them". More than 70 people reportedly remain unaccounted ...

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Now Trump Is Going After Rod Rosenstein For Russia 'Witch Hunt'

Now Trump Is Going After Rod Rosenstein For Russia 'Witch Hunt'

That doesn't mean Trump will keep his head down. Americans should be skeptical about anonymous allegations. "The Department of Justice has a long-established policy to neither confirm nor deny such al...

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Seven US sailors missing after destroyer collides with cargo ship

It is unclear how the ships collided. The US Navy also said that the ship suffered damage on starboard side, above and below the waterline, and that it had begun to take on water. The USS Fitzgeral...

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Library of Trump's 'popular' tweets opens in New York

Library of Trump's 'popular' tweets opens in New York

With a line stretching down the block, The Daily Show's Donald J. Trump Presidential Twitter Library in Manhattan will extend its hours this weekend. Trump tweets about a range of political and ot...

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Navy stops search for 7 missing sailors after bodies found

Navy stops search for 7 missing sailors after bodies found

After helping stabilize the USS Fitzgerald , the destroyer USS Dewey joined other American and Japanese vessels and aircraft in the search for the missing sailors. "Once an investigation is complete ...

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EU growing 'impatient' with Britain, says Brexit negotiator Verhofstadt

Although talks are said to have gone well, the fire tragedy in London, has delayed a deal being signed. "We made the case to her that we would oppose any deal that undermined the Good Friday Agreeme...

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Shooter went to Republican baseball practice with list of names

Shooter went to Republican baseball practice with list of names

Sava estimates there are hundreds of bullet fragments in Scalise's pelvis and says doctors don't intend to try to remove them all, as that could cause more harm than good. Trump said the universal sup...

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Scalise upgraded to serious condition; shooter had list of names, source says

The update comes just one day after a doctor told reporters here that Scalise is not only expected to walk again but "hopefully run" some time after he is released from the hospital. The wife ...

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Downing Street talks fail to finalise DUP-Tory deal

Downing Street talks fail to finalise DUP-Tory deal

An initial round of talks between May and DUP leader Arlene Foster ended with no agreement on Tuesday, although both sides said they were hopeful of a deal. When French President Emmanuel Macron met...

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Washington Mulling Travel Ban on All Americans To North Korea

Asked if the administration of former President Barack Obama had done enough to secure their son's release , Warmbier said: "The results speak for themselves". Kanter said Dr. Jordan Bonomo and the...

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Congressional Baseball Practice Shooting Puts Spotlight On Political Divide

Congressional Baseball Practice Shooting Puts Spotlight On Political Divide

The attacker, who was shot by Scalise's security detail and later died, was an IL man whose social media postings showed anger at Trump and the Republicans. Turner said she even though she believes ea...

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Was the United Kingdom election a rejection of Brexit?

But instead of winning a landslide, as many pollsters claimed was possible at the start of the campaign , her British Conservative Party has gone backwards, despite an increase in its popular vote ...

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Rep. Morgan Griffith was on list Alexandria shooter carried

Rep. Morgan Griffith was on list Alexandria shooter carried

According to officials briefed on the FBI investigation, the list included Rep. Trent Franks of Arizona, Rep. Jeff Duncan of South Carolina , Rep. Investigators say they've checked Hodgkinson's l...

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Play ball! GOP, Dems to battle as 1

Scott Applewhite, File). He's a great ballplayer, and this is this very game that sparked a friendship with his home-state colleague Steve Scalise . Because Scalise is a member of House leadership,...

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Wounded Hero Cop Brings the House Down

Trump went on to send his thoughts and prayers to House Majority Whip Steve Scalise , who was wounded in Wednesday's shooting by a left-wing gunman, his family, and all the other victims of the "t...

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Representative Scalise's condition upgraded to 'serious' after shooting

Representative Scalise's condition upgraded to 'serious' after shooting

She also says she didn't want to discuss her husband's politics. Attendees, both politicians and constituents, spoke about how important the game was as a bipartisan beacon. Separately, Republicans ...

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USA student's imprisonment in North Korea 'truly bad thing': Donald Trump

It was a good trip. In the US, Fred Warmbier echoed Washington's denials that Rodman's visit to Pyongyang had anything to do with the sudden release of his sick son. The stunning gift set featured s...

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Macron casts ballot in French parliamentary vote

Macron's 14-month-old party appears set to win a huge majority in parliamentary elections Sunday, June 18, 2017 meeting one of his most emblematic campaign promises: to bring new faces into politics. ...

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Bodies of Missing Sailors Found in Flooded Compartment of Ship

Names of the missing sailors are being withheld until the families have been notified. The admiral's comments Sunday indicated the loss of life could have been much worse. The collision caused damag...

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Trump lashes out at 'phony story'

The FBI probe, now in the hands of special prosecutor Robert Mueller , shifted its focus to allegations of obstruction in the days after Mr Trump fired the agency's then director James Comey on May...

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United Kingdom to agree Brexit divorce bill before trade talks - European Union sources

Among topics that need to be agreed upon is the status of United Kingdom citizens living and working in the EU, as well as that of European nationals doing the same in Britain. Labour's Shadow Brexit...

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The North Korea detainee's final moments of freedom

Warmbier reportedly does not show any consistent response to stimulation, shows no sign of understanding language, responding to commands or awareness of his environment. "I just said kind of quite ne...

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Missing Fitzgerald sailors found in flooded compartments

The USS Fitzgerald is back at Yokosuka Naval Base with extensive damage to its hull both above and below the water line. Negotiators for the rebel group at peace talks say in a Twitter message tha...

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May to meet DUP leader to secure minority government deal

A senior Tory source said: "We are making a lot of progress, it's all being done in the spirit of cooperation, with a real focus on strengthening the Union and providing stability at this time". Talks...

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No 'direct' proof Russia meddled in US elections: Putin

No 'direct' proof Russia meddled in US elections: Putin

Flynn and I had this kind of interaction, while you and I, we have spent an entire day together, and Mr. Flynn was sacked from his job, you then should be arrested and put in jail", Putin said jokin...

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The game goes on after shooting at GOP practice

One day after a gunman opened fire at a Republican congressional baseball practice in Virginia, shooting House Majority Whip Steve Scalise and three others, lawmakers are ready to take the field T...

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Scalise 'has improved' according to latest update from hospital

The others were Capitol Police officers Crystal Griner and David Bailey; Zack Barth , a staffer for Texas Rep. Roger Williams; and Mike Mika, an activist and former congressional staffer. President...

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CNN Sues FBI For Release Of Comey Memos

The order from the general counsel for the transition team casts a wide net on documents that could shed light on ties between Trump's presidential campaign and representatives of Russia's government....

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General election: Northern Ireland parties to meet May

The 1998 Good Friday Agreement commits the United Kingdom and Irish Governments to demonstrate "rigorous impartiality" in their dealings with the different political traditions in Northern Ireland . ...

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Mistrial Declared In Bill Cosby's Criminal Trial

Bill Cosby's sexual assault case has ended in a mistrial . Cosby, 79, claims she consented to their encounter. "She's entitled to a verdict in this case", Montgomery County District Attorney Kevi...

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Cristiano Ronaldo attracting the headlines after report he might leave Spain

Santos insists that all focus is now on the Confederations Cup , however, which Portugal get under way on Sunday afternoon against Mexico, backing Ronaldo to put the ongoing concerns behind him. "T...

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Syria Declares 48-Hour Cease-Fire In Daraa

Syria Declares 48-Hour Cease-Fire In Daraa

According to a statement carried by state news agency SANA , the cease-fire was set to take effect at 12 p.m. Saturday local time. Daraa is where the Syrian protests against President Bashar al-A...

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Philippines: Duterte makes first appearance in 5 days

Philippines: Duterte makes first appearance in 5 days

But he added: "It's hard to fight those who are willing to die. They have corrupted the name of God in the form of religion to kill many innocent people, for nothing". Despite his threat of a stronger...

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House Dems slam Trump's Paris Agreement withdrawal

House Dems slam Trump's Paris Agreement withdrawal

Stina Bergstrom, a spokesperson for the Green Party stated that the legislation would provide an additional boost to Sweden's green economy. "We've finally got that now". "Having led on passing world-...

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Captain Kohli calm ahead of today's final

Putting the nation above everything else, Mehboob also reiterated that India will come out victorious in Sunday's match. Will it be the team of their opening group match at Edgbaston on June 4, a ...

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Israeli official rejects U.S. claim that PA stopped funding terror

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL), that this discussion was an important part of a larger dialogue between the Trump administration and the Palestinian authority on terrorism and the peace process. And Def...

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