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Death Toll Climbs In London Grenfell Tower Apartment Fire

Dozens of people have been reported missing since last Wednesday's early morning blaze that struck while many who live in the building's 120 apartments were asleep. He said police had received some ...

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UK's May meets fire survivors, faces criticism

He said police officers had accessed the flat where the fire had begun and there was nothing to suggest that the fire had been started deliberately. The 91-year-old monarch said that Britain remains...

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US citizen Otto Warmbier dies after being released by North Korea

They did not cite a specific cause of death. "The bad torturous mistreatment our son received at the hands of the North Koreans ensured that no other outcome was possible beyond the sad one we exper...

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Trump to help with rift between Qatar, Gulf states

Trump to help with rift between Qatar, Gulf states

Federal Bureau of Investigation experts visited Qatar in late May to analyse an alleged cyber breach that saw the hackers place the fake story with Qatar's state news agency, the U.S. Qatar hosts th...

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British Jewish leaders condemn van attack on Muslim worshippers

British Jewish leaders condemn van attack on Muslim worshippers

A witness who lives opposite the scene of the incident told the BBC a white van stopped near the Finsbury Park Mosque, as Muslims celebrated Ramadan in the multiethnic area. " I've been here for o...

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US student freed from North Korea has died

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says he extends his condolences to the family of University of Virginia student Otto Warmbier (WORM'-bir) and offers his prayers as Warmbier's parents "enter a t...

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Russian Federation to track coalition planes in Syria, halts USA hotline

Russian Federation to track coalition planes in Syria, halts USA hotline

The US military said that it shot down a warplane that had dropped bombs near Syrian Democratic Force (SDF) fighters. The ministry also warned that any coalition aircraft flying west of the Eu...

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Bodies Of US Sailors Found In Flooded Compartments Of Damaged Ship

Bodies Of US Sailors Found In Flooded Compartments Of Damaged Ship

Tugboats pulled the Fitzgerald back to port in Yokosuka in southern Japan yesterday, 16 hours after the Philippine-flagged merchant ship ACX Crystal collided with the destroyer 56 miles out ...

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By keeping US focus on Islamic State, Trump risks wider Syria war

By keeping US focus on Islamic State, Trump risks wider Syria war

Al-Waleed is close to Tanf, a strategic Syrian highway border crossing with Iraq, where US forces have assisted rebels trying to recapture territory from fleeing Islamic State fighters. A western di...

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Protesters Boo British PM During Visit To North London Mosque

Protesters Boo British PM During Visit To North London Mosque

One witness told CNN it was clear that the attacker at Finsbury Park had deliberately targeted Muslims . The attack happened shortly after midnight, when a man drove a van into a crowd of...

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Bihar Governor Kovind is NDA nominee for President's post

Now, all the 16 MPs will support the BJP's presidential candidate in case there is voting. The Opposition will be meeting on June 22 to decide whether to name a candidate or support the NDA, notes I...

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Queen's Speech axed to make way for complex Brexit talks

The Queen's Speech will be cancelled next year, for only the second time in recent history. Theresa May has signalled she is "confident" of getting the Queen's Speech through the Commons whether o...

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Who is Trump's new lawyer, Jay Sekulow?

As for his publicly recusing himself from the committee investigation while supporting Mr. Trump's firing of Mr. Comey, Mr. Sessions insisted he had not recused himself from his responsibility to lead...

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Bollywood forgets cricket after Pakistan win ICC Champions Trophy

Hopefully, this win, everyone will remember not [just] today or tomorrow, but for a very long time.When we arrived here, we were ranked 8th, and now, we are the champions. "Furthermore, the terrorists...

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Trump decides to "go on the attack" over Federal Bureau of Investigation probe

Also Wednesday, Senate Judiciary Chairman Charles Grassley said his panel will investigate the removal of former FBI Director James Comey and "any alleged improper partisan interference in law enforce...

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Theresa May condemns 'sickening' terror attack on Muslims

Theresa May condemns 'sickening' terror attack on Muslims

The incident occurred in Finsbury Park , a neighborhood in north London where many immigrants live. He has been taken to a hospital as a precaution. The association quoted the Prime Minister saying...

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One killed Many injured after Van driven at Muslim Worshippers

One killed Many injured after Van driven at Muslim Worshippers

Witnesses said that an elderly man had fallen ill outside the Finsbury Park mosque and that, as first aid was administered to him, a crowd gathered around. "My message to the Government is, the plans ...

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London Revenge Attack on Muslims Kills 1

London Revenge Attack on Muslims Kills 1

A group of people were helping a man who had collapsed when they were hit by the van just after midnight. Terrorism Analyst Michael S Smith II posted an example of pro-Islamic State message boards o...

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Paris art exhibit locked down during attack

Two police officials said that a handgun was found on the driver, who they said was badly burned after the vehicle exploded. Tourists strolling along Paris' famous Champs-Elysees on Monday afternoon...

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Iranian FM arrives in Algeria

Iranian FM arrives in Algeria

Upon the talks he held in Algiers with visiting Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif, Algerian FM Abdelkader Messahel told reporters that "he assessed with his guest bilateral cooperation in addition ...

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Terror suspect dead after ramming police car in Paris

Terror suspect dead after ramming police car in Paris

Gerard Collomb, France's interior minister , addressed reporters Monday afternoon, saying that the Champs-Elysees attacker's auto contained weapons and explosives. Favereau wrote that the officers sm...

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Death toll rises to 3 in blast at Colombia mall

The Andino shopping centre in an exclusive area of Bogota was evacuated after the blast at around 5 p.m. local time in the women's lavatory. Penalosa has since posted a series of updates, includin...

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London tower fire: 79 people presumed dead, says Scotland Yard

Death toll rises to 79, could still change. The Metropolitan Police has released footage showing the "indescribable" damage caused by the fire. While emergency services have been widely praised ...

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Somalia court sentences soldier to death over minister's murder

Somalia court sentences soldier to death over minister's murder

They said that the minister's auto attracted suspicion after it drove up behind the vehicle carrying the auditor general, who the soldier was protecting. Many civilians have been killed in similar sho...

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London terror attack suspect named

London terror attack suspect named

Kebab shops sit comfortably next to cafes serving flat white espressos. The site of the incident is close to another mosque near the Finsbury Park on the same road. "Now, its just a big mosque i...

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Iraqi forces launch attack on Mosul's Old City

It said leaflets were distributed urging civilians to leave through five "safe corridors". Messages were also broadcast to civilians in the Old City saying Iraqi forces "are about to end your su...

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London attack on Muslim worshippers: What we know

London attack on Muslim worshippers: What we know

Ivanka Trump called for building bridges with people of different faiths in the wake of the attack at a north London mosque. The suspect was described by police as a 48-year-old white man, who was...

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Van Strikes Pedestrians Outside Mosque in London

Van Strikes Pedestrians Outside Mosque in London

Britain's terrorist alert has been set at "severe" meaning an attack is highly likely. In late May, media reported that United Kingdom intelligence services had spotted some 23,000 individuals with ex...

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Russia will target coalition jets in parts of Syria, defence ministry says

Russia will target coalition jets in parts of Syria, defence ministry says

The United States wants to re-establish a military hotline that Russian Federation said it had severed after an American jet shot down a Syrian regime warplane, the top USA general said ...

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Penshaw monument to be lit following terror attack

Penshaw monument to be lit following terror attack

Abdikadir Warfa said the van turned into an alleyway and hit a number of people before coming to a stop. "Given we are approaching the end of the month of Ramadan and the celebration of Eid with man...

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Driver rams car into police vehicle in Paris

Collomb will introduce a proposal to extend the state of emergency in France at a meeting of ministers on Wednesday. The minister used the occasion to explain the continued need for a state of emerg...

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Student released by North Korea in coma dies

At the time of Warmbier's release , a White House official said Joseph Yun, the U.S. envoy on North Korea , had met with North Korean foreign ministry representatives in Norway the previous mo...

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Tears for London fire victims

Commander Stuart Cundy of the Metropolitan Police told a press conference the number may change but those believed to have died when the London tower block went up in flames is now in double figur...

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House Dems question Flynn disclosures of Middle East travel

House Dems question Flynn disclosures of Middle East travel

Flynn's work for foreign interests has taken centre stage in a broad federal investigation into the ties between President Donald Trump's associates and Russian Federation and other countries during a...

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Kyle Larson outlasts Chase Elliott for Michigan victory

Martin Truex Jr . won the first two stages of the race, but finished sixth, ceding the points lead to Larson. These stage wins could be critical late in the season; if, for instance, Truex does not ...

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PARIS: Lion commits to 50 Max 10s

PARIS: Lion commits to 50 Max 10s

The Max 10 is 66 inches longer than the Max 9 at 143ft 8in (43.8m), but its slightly bigger passenger capacity means its range is 300 nautical miles less than the 3,515 of the Max 8 and 9. Emirates w...

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Paris attacker dead, French minister says

The auto, a Renault Megane, crashed into a police vehicle this afternoon in what officers have said was likely a deliberate attack. Police tell The Associated Press that the suspect is from a subu...

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Video shows mosque attack suspect waving from police van

Video shows mosque attack suspect waving from police van

One person was killed and 10 others injured on Monday when a van collided with pedestrians near a North London mosque in an incident which is being investigated by counter terrorism officers, poli...

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President Trump Tightens Rules on Americans Traveling to Cuba and More

President Trump told TheDC in 2015 that he was open to ending the Cuban embargo, but on the campaign trail said he would reverse Obama's changes. Trump will maintain relations with Cuba, first an...

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Paris police: Man drove into police vehicle

Some 30 minutes later, the police tweeted that the incident was now under control. The account didn't say what happened to the occupant of the vehicle afterward. A driver rammed his auto into a police...

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