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US singer Beyoncé and husband Jay Z 'welcome twins'

Did Obama just imply that Jay and Bey are having twin girls? The ceremony in Manhattan honored Kenneth " Babyface " Edmonds, producer Max Martin , Motown founder Berry Gordy , songwriting duo Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis, and Chicago members James Pankow and Robert Lamm. Read More »

London tower cladding not graded fire-resistant

But the visits, which took place more than 48 hours after the devastating fire broke out, have done little to quell the growing anger over the way she has dealt with the tragedy. "What are you going to do about it?" a young boy asked Khan, as the mayor tried to stop tensions rising further. The fire forced residents to flee through black smoke down the single stairwell, jump out of windows or even drop their children from the building. Read More »

Cosby judge turns down request to hear testimony


The legal wrangling came as jurors had another piece of testimony read back to them - this time from the brother-in-law of accuser Andrea Constand . In mid-afternoon, the jurors reheard the testimony of Gianna Constand, the mother of Andrea Constand , who claimed that Cosby admitted in a phone call to her that he gave Andrea pills and had sex with her. Read More »

Rep. Scalise's Condition Upgraded to 'Serious'


A list of Republican lawmakers was found on Hodgkinson's body, CBS News reported , citing an unidentified USA official. Instead of wearing hats representing their home teams, as is the normal tradition, this year players on both teams wore Louisiana State University hats in honor of Scalise , a Louisiana Republican, for part of the game. Read More »

Katy accuses Taylor of 'character assassination'


These streaming services include Google Play, Spotify , and Amazon Music. Apple quickly changed its policies and struck up an exclusive deal with Swift , getting access to her album 1989 as well as an exclusive on the film made about her tour. Read More »

Absent Jay Z inducted to Songwriters Hall by Obama via video

But the speculations about the gender of the babies reached peak when former US President hinted at it while introducing Jay Z into the Songwriters Hall of Fame earlier in the week. Some fans claimed they'd noticed increased security around the hospital - where Beyonce gave birth to her daughter Blue Ivy in 2012 - with some even alleging to have seen her bodyguards carrying two baby auto seats. Read More »

UK police: 58 dead and presumed dead in London blaze

Theresa May branded the support for Grenfell Tower families in the immediate aftermath of the fire as "not good enough", with police revealing that 58 people are missing and presumed dead. Demonstrators gathered outside, protesting about several issues including the fire. Members of the public said there appeared to be no centralised list of those missing, and that they were forced to continually visit or call the various rescue centres and hospitals that were dealing with those affected. Read More »

Scalise Honored With LSU Hats at Congressional Baseball Game

The wife of wounded GOP congressman Steve Scalise says she is thankful for all the prayers and warm wishes her family has received since her husband was shot at a baseball practice. The shooting has raised questions about lawmakers' security, renewed the nation's contentious debate over guns, and drawn new attention to the harsh rhetoric that reflects America's political polarisation. Read More »

Mike Pence hires a personal attorney as Russian Federation probes heat up

The Journal revealed that a source close to Pence would said the VP would likely use the funds for his own personal legal bills. "That once-rich nation's collapse into authoritarianism has pushed it into poverty and caused untold suffering for the Venezuelan people", Pence told a gathering of Latin American leaders in Miami. Read More »

Chilling Footage Emerges From Inside Fire-Ravaged Grenfell Tower Block

Commander Cundy said experts believe they have now examined the original location where the fire started. In a letter to May, he listed a litany of residents' concerns, including a lack of information about missing relatives, the chaotic response of the local council and worries over safety in other tower blocks. Read More »

Warriors take National Basketball Association title

They managed to come back from 3-1 previous year , but this time it was different. "It's kind of insane to think about the conversations we had this summer and going into the year about how we can both mesh and do what we do and be the players that we are". Read More »

'I'm in Trouble': Alleged Leaker's Words to Mom in Phone Call

She's being held at a county jail in Georgia until her detention hearing Thursday afternoon. Winner, who spent six years in the military and speaks Farsi and Pashtun, was employed at the USA government agency facility since about February 13, during which time she had top secret clearance . Read More »

Reports indicate Beyonce and Jay Z's twins have been born

In February, Beyoncé's announced her pregnancy and that she was expecting twins by sharing a lovely photo on Instagram of her growing baby bump. The singer first revealed that she was pregnant with her firstborn at the 2011 MTV VMA Awards. "We have been blessed two times over", Beyonce wrote alongside her photo flaunting the baby bump. Read More »

Donald Trump says he's being investigated over Comey


The move by special counsel Robert S. Mueller III to investigate Trump's conduct marks a major turning point in the almost year-old FBI investigation , which until recently focused on Russian meddling during the presidential campaign and on whether there was any coordination between the Trump campaign and the Kremlin. Read More »

George And Amal Clooney Have Welcomed Their Twins!


George and Amal Clooney are now parents of twins and, rest assured, George is doing fine. " George is sedated and should recover in a few days", they joked. Wishes poured in on social media after George , Amal welcomed their twins, and " Ella and Alexander " was among the top trending topics on Twitter . Read More »

Labour Party lives to fight on


He said Labour's campaign "made you believe they were a party for the people". Asked whether that meant he could see Mr Corbyn as the nation's prime minister, a prospect some of his own colleagues at Westminster have ridiculed in the past, he added: "Yes". Read More »

Ryan and Pelosi back 'Team Scalise' at Congressional baseball ga


Scalise was fielding balls at second base during the practice Wednesday when he was shot in the hip, and sustained serious injuries as the bullet traveled through his pelvis and injured internal organs. The shooting at a baseball field that critically wounded a Republican congressman and injured several others is forcing lawmakers to ask what more should be done to ensure the safety of themselves and their staff. Read More »

USA acts to clutch taken assets, legal action taken


Rosmah and Low met with Schwartz again at a hotel in NY in September that year, when Najib was in NY to attend the UN General Assembly. "The judicial process is not served by headline-seeking", said Tengku Sarifuddin. "On diamond necklace urgent", Low said in a text message to Schwartz in June 2013, the filings said. According to Artnet , the actor is in the process of handing over to USA authorities a $3.2 million Picasso painting and a $9 million Jean-Michel Basquiat collage. Read More »

Theresa May woos partner as Brexit looms

The BBC reported that an agreement between May and the DUP was close as there were "no outstanding issues" blocking a deal. May faces a hard balancing act: Divisions over Europe helped sink the premierships of Margaret Thatcher, Major and David Cameron, and many of her lawmakers and party membership support a sharp break with the EU."The Tory civil war on the EU which has ripped it apart since the Maastricht rebellions of the early 1990s, and which the referendum was supposed to solve, is ... Read More »

Polanski victim asks judge to end sex abuse case

Polański fled the USA in February 1978, shortly before being sentenced for unlawful sex with a 13-year-old girl. "I would implore you to finally bring this to a close as an act of mercy to myself and my family", Geimer told L.A. "I'm not defending his conduct, I'm trying to defend against a dishonest system", Braun said. But the judge ruled there is "no sufficient or compelling basis for reconsideration of these issues". Read More »

Watch LeBron show off shaved head in Instagram video

The newly minted National Basketball Association champs celebrated their second National Basketball Association title in three years in Oakland, California, and Steph brought his wife, Ayesha - rocking a sequined blue-and-gold bomber jacket - and young daughters, 4-year-old Riley and 1-year-old Ryan , along for the ride. Read More »

Jury in Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Trial Deadlocked


The jurors told O'Neill on Thursday morning they were having trouble reaching a verdict on any of the three counts he faces, prompting the judge to give a standard instruction that they should keep working. Referring to the "emotional and physical toll" of the trial on Cosby, Wyatt said the judge should declare a mistrial since the jury has already exceeded Montgomery County record for deliberations. Read More »

U.S. congressman undergoes another operation after shooting

When Scalise was shot Wednesday, Henry left Baton Rouge for Washington to be with the congressman and his family. His House colleagues paid tribute to him at their annual charity baseball game, while law enforcement tracked the path the shooter traveled to his ballfield carnage. Read More »

Richard Hammond - Grand Tour producers reassure fans following star's latest crash


Hammond was driving a Rimac electric supercar when the swerved off a corner and caught fire. Speaking from his hospital bed on Sunday, Hammond said that he would require knee surgery in a video broadcast by Drive Tribe , reports CNN. Richard is seemingly reffering to his terrifying crash in 2006, where the Top Gear presenter suffered with brain injuries, memory loss and depression. Read More »