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by | June 19, 2017 | 09:56

But local people have contrasted the style of Mrs May's private visit to the scene with those of London Mayor Sadiq Khan and Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn , who was seen with his arm around the shoulders of people affected by the disaster.

by | June 19, 2017 | 09:55

President Donald Trump confirmed Friday, June 16, 2017 , he was under investigation and appeared to take aim at a senior Justice Department official, in a tweet that seemed to encapsulate his frustration with the ongoing focus on Russia's involvement in the 2016 election.

by | June 19, 2017 | 09:51

Palestinian Senior Negotiator Saeb Erekat answered this question and said in an official statement released on Sunday, on the occasion of 50 years of Israeli occupation, that the Palestinian leadership will refuse and fight the Israelis' attempt to impose apartheid through colonial settlement and intensive processes of ethnic cleansing and collective punishment, in anticipation of reaching a political settlement.

by | June 19, 2017 | 09:49

But Sekulow said repeatedly Sunday that "the president has not been and is not under investigation". Todd wasn't the only one who grilled Trump's personal attorney over his insistence that the Washington Post's report was inaccurate. Sekulow said his legal team had not received notice of any probe into Trump. Senator Amy Klobuchar, a Minnesota Democrat, said on " Fox News Sunday " that it would be a "disaster" for Trump to fire Mueller or Rosenstein, or to nudge the latter to recuse ...

by | June 19, 2017 | 09:46

In his video address, Navalny accused the Kremlin of pressuring companies that supply sound and video equipment to not work with the opposition leader's group in preparation for Monday's protest. An integral part of the agitation has been the presence of rubber ducks, sneakers and green faces that the demonstrators use to show their support to the movement.

by | June 19, 2017 | 09:46

Pakistan had to earn their win and they made us make mistakes. "All credit goes to my bowlers, Muhammad Amir, Hasan Ali, Shadab Khan, Junaid Khan, Mohammad Hafeez, they bowled really well". The way they turned things around, it was wonderful", Kohli said. The win also gives Pakistan their first 50 over trophy since the World Cup back in 1992, and will certainly go some way to moving them out of their current 8th spot in the world ODI rankings.

by | June 19, 2017 | 09:35

Meanwhile, the President himself continues to attack the ongoing investigations into Russian meddling. But soon after the abrupt termination, Trump told NBC News that he had been going to fire Comey regardless of any recommendations. After the "mother of all bombs" was deployed to fight ISIS in Afghanistan in April, a U.S. Central Command spokesman appeared to affirm Trump's aggressive statements against the Islamic State.

by | June 19, 2017 | 09:35

Police have confirmed that at least 30 people were killed in the fire, and the death toll might increase. The Sun newspaper said 65 people are now feared dead or missing in the fire. The queen spoke to residents and members of the emergency services near the gutted Grenfell Tower on Friday morning, while May's office said she would visit victims in hospital.

by | June 19, 2017 | 09:33

The formal announcement actually came late Thursday, the same day that parties in the Texas suit challenging the program faced a court deadline in Brownsville to resolve the case. He vowed to end them immediately. In April, White House press secretary Sean Spicer explained Trump's reluctance by saying that he "has a heart".

by | June 19, 2017 | 09:33

A measure codifying into law the USA sanctions against Russian Federation was approved in the Senate by a veto-proof majority of 97 to 2. White House deputy press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders echoed Tillerson's sentiment on Thursday, telling reporters that, "We believe the existing executive branch sanctions regime is the best tool for compelling Russian Federation to fulfill its commitments".

by | June 19, 2017 | 09:33

Cundy said there may have been people in the tower that police are not aware of, which would add to the death toll. She added that "I have heard the concerns and I have ordered immediate action across the board to help victims' relatives and the survivors".

by | June 19, 2017 | 09:29

It's yet another tweet that's unleashed intense media speculation... a presidential post of less than 140 characters. About a week after Comey was sacked last month, however, Rosenstein appointed former FBI Director Robert Mueller as a special counsel at the Justice Department to oversee the federal investigation into Russia's efforts to meddle in the 2016 US election.

by | June 19, 2017 | 09:28

India has made a pitch for the BRICS grouping to strengthen ties in combating counter-terrorism, as the foreign ministers of Brazil, Russia , India, China and South Africa held their first ever stand-alone summit in Beijing on Monday. The 2017 BRICS Games, seen as a prelude to the 2017 BRICS Summit to be held in Xiamen, is a clear indication that economic and sporting development are closely linked.

by | June 19, 2017 | 09:19

He was airlifted to MedStar Washington Hospital Center Wednesday and is in critical condition recovering from surgery. "Yes, he has additional operations he will need before he leaves the hospital". The commander-in-chief said, "By playing tonight we are showing the world that we will not be intimidated by threats, acts of violence or assaults on our democracy".

by | June 19, 2017 | 09:22

British media have reported that contractors installed a cheaper, less flame-resistant type of exterior paneling on the 24-story tower in a renovation that was completed just previous year. "Frankly, the support on the ground for families who needed help or basic information in the initial hours after this appalling disaster was not good enough", she said.

by | June 19, 2017 | 09:16

Dr. Jack Sava of MedStar Washington Hospital Center said it's a "good possibility" that the Louisiana Republican will be able to return to work in his full capacity. Scalise arrived at the hospital in a critical state, facing "an imminent risk of death", Sava said. Four others were also shot, and suspect James T.

by | June 19, 2017 | 09:15

Police say at least 58 people are either confirmed or presumed dead, with the figure likely to rise in coming days. Britain will act on any recommendations from a probe into a fire that ripped through an apartment block and killed at least 58 people, ministers say, responding to a tragedy their critics say shows something has gone "badly wrong" in the country.

by | June 19, 2017 | 09:14

Scalise, the No. 3 House Republican , arrived at the hospital via helicopter in shock, with intense internal bleeding and "an imminent risk of death", Sava said. our country will perhaps become closer, more unified". Despite guarded optimism from Sava, another of Scalise's doctors told the Advocate that he expects his patient to walk - and even run - once he's had time to fully recover.

by | June 19, 2017 | 09:14

The expansion of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation would represent the clearest legal threat to date for Trump, who has long maintained that he is not personally under investigation - and who reportedly pressured former FBI Director James Comey to say so publicly.

by | June 19, 2017 | 09:11

The statement followed several stories in the past few days in The Washington Post and New York Times quoting unnamed sources on the direction of the probe, now in the hands of special counsel Robert Mueller III. Former FBI Director James Comey told the Senate intelligence committee that Trump pressured him on the Russian Federation investigation and asked him to drop an investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn.

by | June 19, 2017 | 09:09

Trump has furiously railed against leaks coming out of his administration and the intelligence community since he took office. An official of Trump's transition confirmed the laywer's internal order sent Thursday. Trump relies heavily in social media outlets, twitter in particular, to communicate directly with his followers across the country. Mr Pence hired criminal lawyer Richard Cullen as special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation intensifies.

by | June 19, 2017 | 09:04

Violent extremists carried out 201 attacks against the Malian security forces, United Nations peacekeepers and French troops since June past year, mainly in the north but increasingly in the center of the country, according to the report. It said: "Avoid vulnerable locations with poor security measures in place, including hotels, restaurants, and churches". The country has been combating an Islamist insurgency for several years.

by | June 19, 2017 | 09:02

The ministry said late Sunday that one victim was a dual French-Gabonese citizen. "Malian forces are responding" to the attack at Le Campement Kangaba, the agency tweeted, warning US citizens to avoid the area. Two attackers were killed, but it was unclear then whether security forces killed them or whether they blew themselves up, mission spokesman Olivier Salgado said at the time.

by | June 19, 2017 | 08:58

At least six people died and dozens were injured when a massive fire tore through a 24-storey London apartment block overnight, a fresh blow to the capital less than two weeks after the London Bridge terror attack. 'I think there will be pressure for a softer Brexit, ' added Cameron who quit past year after Britons voted to leave the European Union, against his advice, in a referendum that he had called.

by | June 19, 2017 | 08:51

Democrats are considering obstructing the day-to-day business of the Senate as part of their overall opposition to Republicans' plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act , CNN reported Saturday. The House bill would phase out the money for increased Medicaid coverage by 2020. AARP also has expressed worries that the House health care bill will cut Medicaid funding, which provides support for the disabled and elderly, as well as the poor.

by | June 19, 2017 | 08:48

Also hurt but released from hospitals were two Capitol Police officers, David Bailey and Crystal Griner, and House GOP aide Zack Barth. Scalise has undergone multiple surgeries and he is expected to need more surgeries. The doctor described how a bullet from an assault rifle entered Scalise's hip and traversed his pelvis, shattering blood vessels, bones and internal organs along the way.

by | June 19, 2017 | 08:40

Meanwhile, talks are continuing between the DUP and Conservatives , to secure the support of the DUP's 10 MPs in steering government business, including crucial measures on Brexit, through the British House of Commons. That agreement assigns the British government the role of broker between Irish republicans and unionists, a role that Mr Adams said would be compromised if the government was in some way indebted politically to the DUP .

by | June 19, 2017 | 08:38

MPs returned to Westminster on Tuesday for the new parliamentary session, after May spoke at a crunch 1922 committee meeting in which she apologised to Tory backbenchers for the party's election performance. DUP leader Arlene Foster , who met Mrs May in No 10 on Tuesday, is understood to have returned to Northern Ireland leaving her deputy Nigel Dodds to represent the party at Thursday's meeting.

by | June 19, 2017 | 08:40

The two Congressional Baseball Team managers, Republican Rep. Joe Barton of Texas and Democratic Rep. Mike Doyle of Pennsylvania, told reporters on Wednesday that lawmakers would still host the game as planned. "Both were purchased by the shooter from federal firearms licensees", the Capitol Police said in a statement . Within hours, the tragic shooting on a baseball practice field near Washington that left the shooter dead and a congressman and others wounded seemed to bring some ...

by | June 19, 2017 | 08:36

The reactions also break down sharply along partisan lines, though Republicans are not as united in support of the withdrawal as Democrats are in opposition of it. He added at the time, "History will judge today's efforts as pivotal". Governors Jerry Brown of California, Andrew Cuomo of NY, and Jay Inslee of Washington state announced the formation of the United States Climate Alliance, a "coalition that will convene U.S.

by | June 19, 2017 | 08:38

Cuba denounced these new measures as "hardening the embargo" and said they would fail. The government has though repeated its desire to engage in "respectful dialogue" with Washington . One of the biggest changes will focus on so-called "people-to-people" exchanges that, under Obama's policy, allowed Americans to take cultural and educational trips to Cuba .

by | June 19, 2017 | 08:35

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. The Irish republican Sinn Fein party which won seven seats in the election although MPs traditionally do not take up their seats in protest is also wary of the alliance.

by | June 19, 2017 | 08:37

Australian Candice Hedge was working at Elliot's Cafe in Borough Market when attackers Khuram Butt , Rachid Redouane and Youssef Zaghba launched their van and knife rampage. "Getting hold of a 7.5 ton lorry - the effects could have been even worse", said head of London's Counter Terrorism Command Dean Haydon . Where might the attackers have bought them from? Of these, 78 are classed as "significant witnesses".

by | June 19, 2017 | 08:32

Gatland said illegal blocking had prevented the Lions from scoring more tries in the five tour matches played so far, adding that he had raised the issue with referee Jaco Peyper, who was in charge during the Lions' dominant 32-10 win over the Maori All Blacks on Saturday.

by | June 19, 2017 | 08:29

The revelation has emerged as Iraqi forces claimed al-Baghdadi's deputy, Ayad al-Jumaili, was killed in an air strike near Iraq's border with Syria . There was no mention al-Baghdadi. He said that "past examples of similar actions to strike the leadership of terrorist groups were presented with much enthusiasm and pomp, but the experience shows that those structures later regained their capability".