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Grenfell Tower fire death toll rises to 79

Grenfell Tower fire death toll rises to 79

Sadiq Kahn says that high-rise tower blocks which were built in the 1960s and 1970s could be "systematically torn down" following Grenfell Tower fire. "Occupy it, compulsory purchase it, requisition...

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Mood on first day of Brexit talks was

Mood on first day of Brexit talks was "incredibly positive" - United Kingdom source

European Commission official Mr Barnier warned the United Kingdom faced "substantial" consequences as a result of Brexit but insisted it was "not about punishment" or revenge. Finally, another crunch...

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Brexit talks begin with United Kingdom in disarray

The talks may also have to end early, as European Union staff have been told they can leave work at 4 pm if the weather is too warm, the report said. A coalition of influential business groups echoe...

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UK, EU agree on priorities, timetable for Brexit talks

UK, EU agree on priorities, timetable for Brexit talks

The European Union said after a first day of talks on Britain's exit from the 28-member bloc that the clock was ticking on negotiations, but British Brexit minister David Davis said he was optim...

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McGovern: Judge's ruling finds Michelle Carter's words killed Conrad Roy

In a trial that lasted a week, prosecutors used Carter's text messages to paint a portrait of a needy, insecure teenager who pushed Roy to kill himself in an effort to gain attention, according t...

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Tropical storm warning issued for Louisiana's Gulf Coast

Tropical storm warning issued for Louisiana's Gulf Coast

A tropical storm warning means that tropical storm winds in excess of 39 mph are expected within the next 36 hours. This storm may briefly become a Tropical Storm before weakening in the Caribbe...

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Severe thunderstorms expected Monday afternoon, evening

Severe thunderstorms expected Monday afternoon, evening

A Flash Flood Watch will begin at 2:00 for Southern Erie, Chautauqua, Cattaraugus, Allegany and Wyoming Counties. A severe thunderstorm watch means that atmospheric conditions are favorable for ...

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Van driver killed in crash at Calais migrant roadblock

Van driver killed in crash at Calais migrant roadblock

The identity of the deceased is not yet known at this stage, "given the state of the body", said a spokesman for the Pas-de-Calais prefecture. The authorities must detain migrants and move them aw...

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Theresa May: support for Grenfell fire victims was 'not good enough'

Theresa May: support for Grenfell fire victims was 'not good enough'

Prince William circumvented the rules on Friday as he was photographed hugging a woman whose husband went missing following the horrific fire at the Grenfell Tower apartment complex in North Londo...

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G7 Italy summit ends without United States pledge on Paris climate pact

G7 Italy summit ends without United States pledge on Paris climate pact

Catherine McKenna met with Scott Pruitt, the Administrator of the EPA, and the environment ministers of the other developed nations in the G7 in Bologna, Italy, over the weekend where, according to ...

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USA student, freed from North Korea with neurological injury, was 'brutalized' - father

USA student, freed from North Korea with neurological injury, was 'brutalized' - father

He was arrested for trying to steal an item with a propaganda slogan, according to North Korean media. He was visiting the reclusive state with a tour group. Pyongyang has also vowed to develop a n...

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Iran Fires Missile at Daesh Target in Syria

According to Haaretz , this is the first time Iran has used such a capability since 1988, during the bloody Iran-Iraq war, and Iran's maturing ballistic missile program is maybe the top security i...

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Puerto Ricans back full U.S. statehood but vote marred by abstentions

Puerto Ricans back full U.S. statehood but vote marred by abstentions

There would be increases in Medicaid funding, there would be welfare benefits, tax credits, unemployment insurance, and a whole raft of other federal programs that aren't now available to the territor...

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Virginia police explain lack of hate crime probe

The girl's friends could not find her and police were called to help. Tammy Wright, a spokesperson for area police said that because "nothing suggests that this girl or the group was targeted beca...

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Call to put business top of Brexit agenda

Officials on both sides are playing down expectations of what can be achieved in one day. But while Britain may be exercising its sovereign right to leave, Barnier said, "The United Kingdom will no lo...

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Real president Perez "not contemplating" Ronaldo departure

The Portuguese worldwide is now in Russian Federation competing for the European champions in the Confederations Cup . Ronaldo is now on global duty with Portugal at the 2017 Confederations Cup...

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Students to use mats of local material on International Yoga Day

Observe IDY on 21st June, 2017 and participate in the Yoga demonstrations along with organization of quiz competition, yoga trainings, etc. Majority of people are ready to shell out money from Rs 5,00...

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Amit Shah declines to comment on Presidential candidates

Mumbai: Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday maintained his party's aggressive stance on the issue of the Presidential polls at the much awaited meeting with BJP President Amit Shah h...

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Brexit: BCC calls for government to put economy first in negotiations

Brexit: BCC calls for government to put economy first in negotiations

The Brexit talks officially start today, (June 19 2017) with the UK Brexit Secretary David Davis meeting the chief EU negotiator Michel Barnier at the European Commission's Berlaymont headquarte...

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PM, BJP garner support to Kovind from Telugu states

Summary: Yogi also called upon the leaders of all political parties to support Kovind's candidature. Assuming that all members of the National Democratic Alliance support Ram Nath Kovind , the NDA...

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Five people reported missing in Grenfell Tower fire found safe and well

Five people reported missing in Grenfell Tower fire found safe and well

London Police Commander Stuart Cundy said the toll from the Grenfell Tower blaze could still change but probably not as much as it had in recent days. Police say the harrowing search for remains had ...

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UK, EU play up chance of Brexit deal

The UK has given in to the EU's demand to keep talks on a future free trade deal for later, once "significant progress" has been made on citizens, money and Ireland. Saying the process was about unrav...

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London Tube lines partly suspended over Grenfell Tower safety worries

London Tube lines partly suspended over Grenfell Tower safety worries

He said there may have been people in the tower that police are not aware of, which would add to the death toll. "Sadly at this time, there are 58 people who we have been told were in Grenfell To...

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Woman raped by Roman Polanski asks judge to dismiss case

The woman, who is now a grandmother, was raped by the director of Rosemary's Baby when she was 13. Geimer made an impassioned argument that if the case was dropped, she could finally have freedom fr...

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UK, EU talk up chance of Brexit deal

UK, EU talk up chance of Brexit deal

A special dialogue involving senior negotiators from each side has been set up to consider the issue, with Mr Davis' senior mandarin Olly Robbins holding talks with Mr Barnier's deputy Sabine Weyand ...

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'No doubt' over Britain leaving EU: Brexit minister

'No doubt' over Britain leaving EU: Brexit minister

She even threatened to walk away from Europe without paying a hefty divorce bill or striking a new trade deal, under the mantra that "no deal is better than a bad deal". It also appears Mr Davis a...

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After Otto Warmbier's death, Prez Trump condemns brutality of North Korea

After Otto Warmbier's death, Prez Trump condemns brutality of North Korea

Earlier, US president Donald Trump called North Korea a "brutal regime" after the death was announced. US and South Korean presidents condemned the North for its actions and expressed their condolen...

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Manchester bomber's brother Ismail Abedi released by police

Manchester bomber's brother Ismail Abedi released by police

Brothers Isaac and Abz Forjani, who were arrested by armed police soon after the attack before being released without charge, said they had been left "traumatised" by their cousin's actions. Dozens we...

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We Need A Robert Mueller Resignation Or A Second Special Counsel

We Need A Robert Mueller Resignation Or A Second Special Counsel

Schiff also said he believes recent congressional testimony from Comey and Attorney General Jeff Sessions points to signs of possible obstruction by Trump that warrant further investigation. On ...

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Trump offers condolences to family whose son died after North Korean detainment

Otto Warmbier , a USA citizen who was freed last week after more than a year in North Korean detention, has died . Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said in a statement that the U.S. Another...

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Cavs, GM Griffin part after 3 straight NBA Finals trips

The Cleveland Cavaliers have confirmed that they have made a mutual decision with general manager David Griffin not to extend his contract. Gilbert, meanwhile, also thanked Griffin for his contr...

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Lawyer says Donald Trump will address mystery of the tapes by Friday

When Wallace confronted him with the error, the Trump lawyer said he was stating the "legal theory" of the president's argument on Twitter that it would be outrageous if he were being investigated...

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'Stay strong' urges council leader in wake of mosque attack

May attempted to counter that feeling, saying that police arrived at the scene within one minute, and that the incident was classified as a possible terror attack within eight minutes. The Bishop of...

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London mosque attack suspect named as Darren Osborne

London mosque attack suspect named as Darren Osborne

It added: "This is a callous terrorist attack which coincides with the murdered MP, Jo Cox, anniversary". Police has described the attack as a "terrorist incident". "While this appears to be an atta...

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PM Nawaz, Russian President Putin meet in Kazakhstan

India and Pakistan together joined the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation , the body of Eurasian states crafted by Russian Federation and China in the aftermath of the break-up of the Soviet Union...

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One Pulse, one love

Around 10 p.m. Monday, people gathered at Pulse for the remembrance ceremony. An officer can be seen holding out his hand to keep one of the men from going any further as the man pushes back against...

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Role of European court will be thorny issue in Brexit talks

Role of European court will be thorny issue in Brexit talks

Both Davis and May remain committed to plans to crash out of the European Union if no deal is secured in two years, saying that "no deal is better than a bad deal". European Union diplomats hope thi...

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Colombian rebels believed to be holding 3 Dutch journalists

Colombian rebels believed to be holding 3 Dutch journalists

Leaders of the ELN negotiating a peace deal with the government said on Twitter they are looking into the report and hoped to have more information on Tuesday. In the Netherlands, a Dutch foreign mini...

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Ireland's Varadkar says reassured by UK PM May over DUP deal

Ireland's Varadkar says reassured by UK PM May over DUP deal

Speaking after the meeting, Leo told reporters: "It's my first time in the building so there a little thrill in it as well". But it was his admission that the famous Downing Street address reminded ...

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American student detained by North Korea dies at 22

Korean Americans Tony Kim and Kim Hak Song who worked at the foreign-funded Pyongyang University of Science and Technology (PUST) were recently detained for hostile acts against the state, according...

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