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Grenfell Tower: PM reverses vow to keep survivors in the area

She says she will receive daily reports from the stricken neighbourhood, where hundreds of people have been displaced. The death toll is expected to rise. He said police would consider criminal prosecutions if there is evidence of wrongdoing and that the police investigation would include scrutiny of the renovation project at the tower, which experts believe may have left the building more vulnerable to a catastrophic blaze. Read More »

At emotional Congressional Baseball Game, Texans take the field


He was hit in the left hip, suffering injuries to internal organs, broken bones and severe bleeding. Dr. Jack Sava , trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center , said Friday that several operations have controlled the bleeding and Scalise's vital signs have stabilized. Read More »

Coroner: Cocaine among drugs found in Carrie Fisher's system


Fisher's official cause of death has been ruled as sleep apnea and a combination of other factors . The coroner did acknowledge that [Fisher] showed signs of heart disease, and that multiple drugs were found in her system, but they couldn't tell if these were a contributing factor in her death. Read More »

In Georgia, a cacophony of arguments could tilt House race

With a potential price tag exceeding $50 million, the most expensive House race in USA history has become a proxy for the nation's political divides, offering another early test for Trump and the GOP's monopoly in Washington . Republicans say that may be GOP voters coming home. Erin Hill, executive director of ActBlue, told ABC News that fundraising levels for Ossoff are in the Top 5 of all the candidates and entities that have ever used ActBlue. Read More »

Beyonce and Jay Z have reportedly welcomed twins


It's the first public confirmation that, in fact, Beyonce has delivered the twins. The Formation singer was due to go into labor any day, with Entertainment Weekly , Us Weekly and People magazines all confirming the news that she's given birth. Read More »

London police plead for calm after mosque attack

Police said the 48-year-old man who was driving the auto has been arrested and taken to a hospital as a precaution. Cynthia Vanzella, who lives near the scene, said on Twitter: "Horrible to watch police officers doing cardiac massage at people on the floor, desperately trying to save them". Read More »

Mimicry Artist Kalabhavan Sajan Passes Away at age 50


He had dubbed for nearly 20 films and many TV shows. Kalabhavan Sajan was undergoing treatment for liver related ailments. Sajan is also credit to have dubbed for characters in villainous roles in many of Malayalam remakes of Allu Arjun films. Read More »

Supreme Court strikes down sex offender social media ban

Glenn Gerding, the Chapel Hill attorney who represented Packingham, argued several years ago that the law as written could make it hard for a registered offender to engage in routine Internet activity, such as a Google search. The court ruled that the North Carolina law was too broad in scope. In March 2016, Packingham appealed to the U.S. Supreme Court in a petition for writ of certiorari filed in March of this year. Read More »

One dies as van hits worshippers in London mosque

After the London Bridge attack, Khan said there had been a 40% increase in racist incidents in the city and a fivefold increase in the number of anti-Muslim incidents. According to a witness, the driver of the van said: I want to kill Muslims. They must be somewhere around Finsbury Park . The crash occurred near the Finsbury Park Mosque as worshippers were leaving after Ramadan prayers. Read More »

Trump proposes plan to improve US' infrastructure


Trump said the families represented others "going through turmoil" because of health care and blamed the Affordable Care Act for increasing premiums and insurers exiting the marketplace, including Anthem's announcement they would withdraw from the OH exchange at the end of the year. Read More »

Star Trek: Discovery gets September premiere date


People who choose to subscribe to the serve will do so under a monthly model, and with that, there may be many people who are still waiting for the subscription to expire at the time that Star Trek: Discovery premieres. Berg & Aaron Harberts, Akiva Goldsman, Rod Roddenberry and Trevor Roth. The Walking Dead alum Sonequa Martin-Green fronts the highly anticipated series as Discovery First Officer Michael Burnham, while Jason Isaacs ( The OA ) plays Captain Lorca. Read More »

How the 'Wonder Woman' box office gross compares to other superhero movies


Interestingly, that 52% number is also the percentage of the total "moviegoing" audience that is female , according to a 2013 study. In the United Kingdom, the film took a total of £5.82m. As Wonder Woman producer Charles Roven told CinemaBlend , "Nothing has been written". After that she directed few episodes of Arrested Development and Entourage . Read More »

Newtown parent won't view NBC interview of Alex Jones


The show also trailed a re-run episode of CBS' " 60 Minutes ", which brought in 5.3 million viewers. The decision to interview Jones was met with criticism from those arguing a mainstream outlet like NBC should not give a platform to a risky conspiracy theorist - but Kelly's tough questioning of Jones and some selective editing drew plaudits from skeptics who assumed Kelly would grant the Infowars host a puff piece. Read More »

79 people presumed dead in London high-rise fire

At least 30 people were killed in the massive fire that broke out earlier this week in the London tower, the police confirmed. "Again, I would urge them if that is you, I don't care the reason, please, please contact us". The Prime Minister is facing particular scrutiny over the role of her new chief of staff, Gavin Barwell, who served as housing minister until he lost his seat in last week's snap general election. Read More »

DA Vows To "Get Justice" After Bill Cosby Mistrial


All told, the deliberations, which began on Monday, have lasted approximately 52 hours - longer than the trial testimony. Constand stared straight ahead. I have moved forward. The charges against Cosby, three felony counts, carried a maximum sentence of 10 years in prison. The jury was made up of four white women, six white men, one black woman and one black man; Cosby is black. Read More »

Bat-Signal to light LA City Hall tonight


Amid original Batmobiles and a crowd that numbered in the hundreds (many of whom were in costume), Mayor Garcetti flipped the switch to light up the bat signal. According to the Daily News , DC Comics and Los Angeles are also planning to celebrate West by honoring his work as Batman . He will be missed dearly, and like the bat-signal he will shine forever among the stars. Read More »

Star Trek: Discovery Sets Official Fall Premiere Date


Following the TV broadcast, CBS will make that episode - and the second episode - available for streaming on the CBS All Access streaming service. The rollout plan for the new Star Trek is similar to how CBS unveiled The Good Wife spinoff, The Good Fight . Read More »

London fire death toll rises to 79

He added that teams and families of missing loved ones must prepare for "the awful reality" that some of those who died in the fire may never be identified due to the intensity of the fire. The death toll has steadily climbed from 6 to 30. "We as the police, we investigate criminal offences, I am not sitting here and saying there are criminal offences that have been committed, that's why you do an investigation, to establish it", he said. Read More »

79 missing or presumed dead in the Grenfell Tower fire


The presumed dead includes 30 people authorities previously confirmed perished in the Wednesday morning blaze at the public housing complex. Grief over the Grenfell Tower disaster turned into angry protests yesterday as the official death toll rose to at least 30. Read More »

Carmella Is The First Ever WWE Miss Money In The Bank

Louis. There was a lot of hype leading up to the first ever women's Money in the Bank ladder match , and luckily the women of SmackDown Live did not disappoint. He initially succeeded and then blitzed the opposition with a volley of Kinshasa knee strikes before facing-off with AJ Styles. In order to win, one would have to climb a ladder and grab a briefcase containing a contract to challenge the current champion at any time and place. Read More »

One Direction might reunite for Grenfell Tower charity single

He said: "Singing absolutely can not fix anything, a record can not fix anything, but we might be able to raise some money, we might be able to touch a few hearts". A BLUE plaque marking the studio where David Bowie recorded two of his most famous albums has been unveiled as part of BBC Music Day. "He's been working on his album and wants to get involved". Read More »

Finsbury Park terror attack near mosque: Facts minus speculation

Police arrested the van's driver, but were trying to determine whether the collision was accidental or deliberate. Many at the scene expressed anger that the incident was not reported as a suspected terror attack sooner. The Secretary of State for Wales said South Wales Police was working with officers from London on the investigation. It happened outside Finsbury Park's Muslim Welfare House , which is nearby the Finsbury Park Mosque . Read More »