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First footage emerges from inside London tower blaze

He asked anyone who was in the tower and survived to contact police immediately. "We need to find out precisely what cladding was used and how it was attached". We plan to house residents of Grenfell Tower as locally as we can. He says trust in the authorities is "falling through the floor". Police have opened a criminal investigation into the circumstances of the blaze. Read More »

British PM condemns mosque attack, fends off criticism

A witness , who wanted to be identified as Abdulrahman, which is not his real name, told the Press Association the driver said "I want to kill Muslims" before being held down by members of the public. The Finsbury Park terror attack suspect was filmed blowing a kiss at onlookers in chilling footage filmed after his arrest. London police are calling the city's most recent van slamming incident an act of terror after almost a dozen Muslim worshippers were run over in Finsbury Park ... Read More »

Theresa May condemns latest 'sickening' United Kingdom terror attack

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The driver, identified by May only as a 48-year-old white male, tried to run away but was held by onlookers until officers arrived. Metropolitan Polices deputy assistant commissioner Neil Basu said the attack began when the van was driven into a man who was already being given first aid by the public on the pavement. Read More »

UK state opening of parliament pushed back to June 21

The source confirmed there was no need for a deal on a so-called "confidence and supply" arrangement to be sealed in order to press ahead with the Speech, and said Mrs May wanted the Government to "get on with its business". Any plans that require new legislation are vulnerable to a rebellion of as few as seven Tory backbenchers, even if the prime minister secures the support of the Democratic Unionist Party . Read More »

Special Counsel Mueller Is Reportedly Investigating Kushner's Financial Dealings With Russia

CBS News confirmed late last month that Kushner is under scrutiny in the probe into Russian election meddling . "We do not know what this report refers to", Jamie Gorelick , a lawyer for Kushner, told the Post . The idea that this is a witch hunt, as Trump childishly tweeted this morning, is getting more and more laughable as each passing day brings about another questionable tie or secret dealing with Russian Federation taken by this president or those in his orbit. Read More »

Two Arrested For Manslaughter After Oakland Ghost Ship Fire

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The families of the victims filed a civil suit naming Ng, Almena and PG&E as defendants earlier this year. Two men have been arrested in connection with the December 2, 2016, Oakland warehouse fire that killed 36 people, according to the San Jose Mercury News and other Bay Area outlets. Read More »

All Whites fall short in Confed Cup opener

Have you read Trendiee Today? When the Russian players - some unknown outside their home country - were given center stage, they forced an own goal from New Zealand defender Michael Boxall in the 31st minute, and forward Fyodor Smolov added a second in the 69th. Read More »

Trump not under investigation in Russian interference in US election, says lawyer

Sekulow said Trump took action based on their recommendation, and as a result, he is being investigated . Again, Sekulow left out some key points, which Wallace and others were only too happy to raise: Trump later told NBC's Lester Holt that he had already made up his mind to fire Comey regardless of the recommendation from Sessions and that he was firing him because he was unhappy with the Russian Federation investigation . Read More »

Brexit negotiations kick off almost a year after referendum

There will be haggling over the terms, over money, but 'the most important thing is to raise our eyes to the future. and think about the deep and special partnership that we want to build with our friends, ' he said. May officially triggered the two-year Brexit process in March when she was riding high in opinion polls, and called for fresh elections shortly afterwards to shore up her mandate for a tough Brexit stance. Read More »

Imam hailed for bravery after holding and protecting van attack suspect

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The incident is being investigated as a terrorist attack, according to police, and multiple witnesses said the van took a sharp left turn and appeared to hit the crowd intentionally. May said she would chair an emergency security Cabinet session Monday. The assault comes on the heels of another attack at London Bridge, in which three men rammed a van into pedestrians and went on a stabbing spree at nearby bars and restaurants, killing eight people . Read More »

Terrorist attack targets worshippers outside London mosque; 1 dead, 10 hurt

He added: "I have been in contact with the Met Commissioner and senior officers and am being kept updated on all developments". " "Stick together, all of us." ". "He's a killer. he killed a lot of people". I was shocked, there were bodies around me. "Thank God I just moved to the side". "I think it's also something, in the case of Islamophobia, there are extremists again who are driving hatred, who are using language about cleansing Britain of Islam, who are talking about a final ... Read More »

Mosque imam saves driver from angry mob after terror attack

The force said in a statement: "The driver of the van - a man aged 48 - was found detained by members of public at the scene and then arrested by police in connection with the incident". Finsbury Park mosque was once a notorious hub for radical Islamists but has entirely changed in recent years under new management. The Mayor of London , Sadiq Khan , told Sky News that the imam's actions in "calming things down" were "what I'd expect from a good faith leader, from a good Muslim leader". Read More »

4 killed in attack by extremists at Mali resort

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Local residents reported hearing shots fired and people fleeing as smoke billowed into the air. A suspected terror attack is now underway on a luxury holiday resort frequented by tourists in Mali. Traore said the militants had some accomplices who had not been killed or detained. Sunday's violence came about a week after the U.S. state department warned of possible attacks on Western diplomatic missions and other locations in Bamako that Westerners frequent. Read More »

'He must have done it on purpose': Witnesses describe Finsbury Park attack

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Police officers attend to the scene after a vehicle collided with pedestrians in the Finsbury Park neighborhood of North London , Britain June 19, 2017. "He did what he did deliberately to hit and kill as many Muslims as possible, so he is a terrorist". The nature of the attack drew immediate parallels with the London Bridge atrocity two weeks ago, in which eight innocent people were killed. Read More »

Donald Trump's attorney says president not under investigation in Russia probe

Rather than clarifying the president's tweet saying otherwise, Sekulow said the tweet was a response to the WaPo report that said there is a probe looking into whether Trump committed obstruction of justice. And Senate intelligence committee member Sen. Barak Cohen, a former Justice Department lawyer and now a defence attorney specialising in white-collar crime and investigations , said there was no requirement that the special counsel notify Trump he was under investigation, ... Read More »

Netanyahu tribute to former German leader Helmut Kohl, who dies aged 87

Kohl's trip with then-U.S. President Ronald Reagan to a war cemetery in Bitburg where SS troops were buried alongside ordinary German soldiers generated worldwide indignation. He had been frail and wheelchair-bound since suffering a bad fall in 2008 , and was largely house-bound in his home in Ludwigshafen, in the western state of Rhineland-Palatinate. Read More »

Trump attorney says president not under investigation despite his tweets

After the attacks, Mr Rosenstein himself issued a statement that closely matched Mr Trump's own rhetoric. At the same time, the lawyer blamed the firing of FBI Director James Comey on several events, including the recommendations from Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein . Read More »

Trump Blasts Reports That He's Under Investigation

The transition official spoke on condition of anonymity because the person was not authorized to discuss post-election decisions publicly. Trump demonstrated Friday morning that the Russian Federation probe continues to consume his attention, tweeting a stream of messages decrying the controversy. Read More »

Confederations Cup: Mexico frustrate Portugal

Cedric Soares' 86th-minute shot was deflected in, but Hector Moreno snatched a point in the 91st minute. While Ronaldo will win his 140th cap in the game, Marquez will be making his 139th worldwide appearance. Together, the young Silva and the veteran Ronaldo have scored 18 goals since they started playing alongside each other following Euros 2016. Mexico's all-time leading scorer still had time before the end of the half to blaze over from a good position. Read More »

Grenfell Tower: 79 presumed dead in London fire

Cundy said five people had been formally identified so far, adding the police might not be able to identify everybody that died "due to the intensity of the fire and the devastation within Grenfell Tower". "Sadly for many families they have lost more than one family member", said Cundy, who added that the "painstaking" search and recovery operation is proceeding as quickly as possible, but may take "many many weeks". Read More »