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Queen, Prince William visit tower fire area

Mrs May said an inquiry, which is an official review of government action, was needed to ensure "this awful tragedy is properly investigated ". Dozens of people are missing, including members of three families who lived on the upper floors.The search and rescue teams will use sniffer dogs, and build internal shoring as they go. Read More »

What Time is the Congressional Baseball Game

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The Congressional Baseball Game began shortly after it's scheduled start of 7:05 p.m. (2305 UTC) Thursday. Thursday, as a measure of resilience and tribute. He had a social media page filled with criticism of Republicans and the Trump administration. Hodgkinson is believed by investigators to have been a person "of strong views", a senior USA official said. Read More »

Russian Federation v New Zealand 2017 Confederations Cup

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Not ideal, but good enough to avoid game-changing referee mistakes at the World Cup. Traditionally a dry run ahead of the World Cup, the Confederations Cup has developed its own history through the years. And Mutko said: "We are absolutely ready". "We are not afraid". "For us as I said, this game was preparation for what we're going to face", he said. Read More »

Gary's Word: Warriors parade

Still feel like that today", Curry said . Igoudala has said he's not interested in a White House visit, but that he'd look to Curry for a decision and guidance. With a strong likelihood that next year's National Basketball Association season will play out much like the last three - with the Warriors and Cavaliers marching to the finals once again - there are increasing National Basketball Association trade rumors surrounding the Cavs and their intention to land Paul George. Read More »

Palestinians, Israelis contest Tillerson on "martyrs' fund" - KVOA | KVOA.com | Tucson, Arizona

Tillerson told the committee that he's still reviewing the new sanctions that Senate Republicans and Democrats agreed upon late Monday after lengthy negotiations. And Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman said he'd seen no signs the Palestinian Authority had changed direction. If Trump objected, some of its backers said they expected enough congressional support to override a veto. Read More »

Black Capitol Police Agents Hailed As Heroes After GOP Shooting

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Shannon Davis also said that it would be "terrifying" to think about what would have happened if Scalise's security detail had not been there and hailed the Capitol Police officers as "heroes". Republicans and Democrats will face off in the annual Congressional Baseball Game later Thursday evening. Major League Baseball executive Joe Torre presented the game ball to special agent David J. Read More »

Trump lashes out at 'bad' Russian Federation investigators

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In his dramatic appearance before former colleagues, Sessions also contradicted a contention made by former FBI Director James Comey at a hearing before the same panel last week . "That's why I'm encouraged we have Bob Mueller as special counsel continuing to investigate the possibility of obstruction by the president and senior members of his team", Coons added. Read More »

Emergency meeting with EVERY high-rise landlord called in Manchester after Grenfell fire

Maria Virgo, who has lived opposite Grenfell Tower for 11 years, told the BBC , "There's a lot of separation between classes and people are telling me that it's down to social cleansing". William said the tragedy was "one of the most bad things I have ever seen" during the visit to the Westway Sports Centre, near the charred remains of the high-rise building in west London . Read More »

Trump is mad online about being investigated for obstructing justice

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The investigation into obstruction of justice into Trump reportedly started days after former FBI Director James Comey's May 9 ouster. Trump reiterated his claim that he was a victim of the greatest witch hunt in American history, but again didn't identify his precise foes - instead citing "some very bad and conflicted people". Read More »

Trump in Wisconsin to tout apprenticeships as way to fill jobs gap

Dawn Sweeney, National Restaurant Association CEO and president, added that apprenticeship programs provide affordable education and job training for hospitality management. But the Trump administration, like President Barack Obama's , says there's a need that can be met with a change in the American attitude toward vocational education and apprenticeships. Read More »

Trump tweets of witch hunt amid Russian Federation probe

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Trump's legal team quickly denounced the story. Sessions did not believe recusing himself from Russia-related issues prevented him from participating in the decision to fire FBI Director Comey, even when the Russian Federation probe was the president's reason for firing Comey. Read More »

Trump Decries 'Witch Hunt' After Report That Mueller Is Investigating Him

Trump's personal lawyer Marc Kasowitz , who issued a statement which did not deny the story, but did say that the Federal Bureau of Investigation was behind it, calling the leak "outrageous, inexcusable and illegal". An astonishing new report claims that United States President Donald Trump is directly being investigated for obstruction of justice, an impeachable offence. Read More »

United Kingdom to hold inquiry after London tower fire claims 17

Fire commissioner Dany Cotton said parts of the tower were unsafe and it would take weeks to fully search the building. "And he is a professional fire officer", Cotton told Sky News. He told another volunteer: 'That's one of the most awful things I have ever seen'. "It just reminded me of 9/11", said Muna Ali, 45. Within minutes, the structure became fully engulfed in flames that spread quickly through the building, which housed 120 apartments. Read More »

Brexit negotiations with EU to begin on Monday: Britain

But since the DUP bounced back in the British election to their highest ever haul of 10 seats, Adams had softened that hard line, telling journalists on Monday that Foster's replacement was "of course. When I describe the DUP as being " hard right " I tell no lie. Barnier dismissed the suggestion of postponing the negotiations and said such a delay would only prompt further instability. Read More »

French center-right lawmaker in hospital after suspected assault

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Prime Minister Edouard Philippe visited her in hospital, while her former mayoral rival, Hidalgo called the attack, 'intolerable' . Kosciusko-Morizet, whose ancestors were Jewish but who was brought up Catholic, is well-known in France for having served as a cabinet minister under former president Nicolas Sarkozy . Read More »

Trump confirms he is 'being investigated' for Comey firing

Trump's associates and Russian Federation". Mueller, himself a widely respected former head of the FBI , has now taken up the angle of possible efforts by Trump to obstruct justice in the investigation, the Post said . The White House has denied any collusion, and Trump has repeatedly complained about the probe, saying Democrats can not accept his election win. "After 7 months of investigations & committee hearings about my 'collusion with the Russians, ' nobody has been able ... Read More »

Salford City Council statement on fire at Grenfell Tower

Almost 80 others are now being treated in hospital, 17 of whom are believed to be in a critical condition. The prime minister Theresa May privately visited the site of the fire and spoke with the firemen and police officers. Khan said one of the things the public inquiry will look into is the refurbishment of the tower blocks and whether the tower block was refurbished in a safe way. Read More »

Oil prices bounce but stuck near 2017 lows on supply overhang

The July futures for WTI oil decreased by 0.47% to $44.52 per barrel at the New York Mercantile Exchange (NYMEX). "It is by no means bullish", said Tamas Varga, analyst at brokerage PVM Oil Associates. Implied demand for the most popular fuel in America stood at 9.293 million bpd over the first two weeks of June, down from 9.763 million bpd in the previous two weeks. Read More »

Trump Appears to Confirm He Is Under Investigation

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Apparently, this major uptick in the investigation into Flynn, efforts at Russian sabotage and White House collusion and now the obstruction-of-justice element by Trump himself came days after then-FBI Director Jim Comey was sacked by Trump. Read More »

Cosby's fate in hands of jury

The jury of seven men and five women were bused in from Allegheny County near Pittsburgh and have been sequestered in a hotel for the trial. The jury at Cosby's trial began deliberating Monday over whether he drugged and molested a woman more than a decade ago in a case t. Read More »

Shivraj begins fast for peace, farmers launch counter-protest

While Chouhan, who has invited the protesters for dialogue, met various people through the day, a farmers delegation was dismayed when he turned down their demand of a loan waiver and began a protest opposite him. The CM began his "indefinite" fasting to end the violence that has rocked parts of the state, especially Mandsaur , following protests by farmers. Read More »

Congressional staffers boo Trump at unity baseball game

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The Congressional Baseball Game Facebook page will also carry a live stream of the game and it will be broadcast on C-SPAN, a spokeswoman for the Congressional Baseball Game said. Scalise's office had initially stated Wednesday that the Congressman was in stable condition, stating prior to his first surgery that "the Whip was in good spirits and spoke to his wife by phone". Read More »

The FBI Probe Expands to Trump Personally

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Republican Sen. Richard Burr of North Carolina and Democratic Sen. He said that he began writing memos after his first meeting with Trump in early January. Trump wrote on Twitter , in a pair of messages that ended with a reference to his campaign slogan "Make America Great Again". A growing investigation - today - NBC News has confirmed - that special counsel Robert Mueller - is investigating possible obstruction of justice - tied to President Trump . Read More »