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Claiming vindication, Trump answers Comey testimony with denials


President Donald Trump evaded a direct question about whether he has tapes of his conversations with fired FBI Director James Comey and toyed with the press about when he'd confirm it. The President will likely be asked directly about the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director's testimony on Friday, when he takes formal questions for the first time in three weeks during a joint press conference in the Rose Garden with Romanian President Klaus Iohanni. Read More »

Missing woman found after alleged midnight abduction


Police spotted the vehicle at around 7pm, just before it veered off the road and plummeted into bushland. "She contacted her family, who met her at the hospital, which is a great result". "I heard the (police) helicopter circling for what seemed like ages", she told AAP. "Jessica may be in the company of a man aged in his mid-twenties, who may be holding her against her will", a statement issued on Wednesday afternoon said. Read More »

Police find eighth London attack victim in Themes


The Glastonbury music and arts festival, which is expected to draw 150,000 people to a farm in southwest England to see acts including Radiohead, Foo Fighters and Ed Sheeran, takes place later this month. "Although he didn't say anything in particular, I could feel it in his voice", she said. Their condemnation came as footage emerged online appearing to show the moment armed police gunned down the three knife-wielding terrorists. Read More »

Birthday advice from Apprentice Trump for White House Trump

The First Lady of the United States Melania Trump and his son Barron Trump shifted to the White House on Sunday. "Don't forget on June 16 - June 14 is my birthday - but June 16 was the day I announced I was running". Trump has form for throwing lavish birthday parties. So far, Hollywood's elite has stayed silent about the president's birthday, refraining from even sarcastic posts about Trump turning the big 7-1. Read More »

Residents warned of fire risks for years


Wednesday morning where they found that the speed and intensity of the blaze meant that they could not reach to the highest apartments in the building to rescue individuals trapped inside . Witnesses reported seeing a baby thrown out a window to safety to avoid the horror inside. "There will be a great many questions over the coming days as to the cause of this tragedy, and I want to reassure Londoners that we will get all the answers", Khan said. Read More »

Ghost Ship Fire Landlord Arrested for Fatal Blaze


When asked if the warehouse's owner, Chor Ng, would be charged, she declined to address what she called "speculation" of further charges. " Today my office has filed felony critical complaints against Derick Almena and Max Harris in connection with the deadly warehouse fire", O'Malley said. Read More »

Texas, local officials react to shooting that injured congressman, several others

After an exchange of gunfire with police, the shooter died. The nature of their injuries was not immediately clear. Partisanship is still on full display during the annual game. It continues to fire at different people. So you've got a wide-open field. The House chose to not hold any votes on legislation Wednesday, and many hearings were delayed. Read More »

Tragic fire in London


The leader of Kensington and Chelsea Borough Nick Paget-Brown said "several hundred" people would have been in the block when the fire broke out. The smoke stretched for miles (kilometers) across the sky after dawn, revealing the blackened, flame-licked wreckage of the building, which was still burning over 12 hours later. Read More »

Disgruntled Employee Kills Five in Florida, Takes Own Life


Several employees had raised concerns that the shooter, John Neumann Jr., might cause problems after he was sacked in April from Fiamma , a manufacturer of RV awnings. He also had arrests for DUI and marijuana possession. Demings said four of the victims were pronounced dead at the scene, and another at the hospital. Read More »

UK PM May 'saddened' by London fire deaths


Flames shot from windows all the way up the 24-story Grenfell Tower in North Kensington as more than 200 firefighters battled the blaze. The London Fire Commissioner says several firefighters have sustained minor injuries in the fire at a west London apartment building, as fire crews continue searching the tower block for victims. Read More »

Six dead after blaze tears through west London residential tower

It is not yet known how many people were in the building at the time and how many escaped. "Crews wearing breathing apparatus have been working in extremely hard conditions to rescue people and bring this major fire under control". "We want to reassure tenants that any cladding systems which have been installed or are being installed are required to comply with the relevant fire safety regulations". Read More »

If regulations were followed, the Grenfell Tower inferno should have been impossible

I've overseen numerous projects across London , including new builds and refurbishments, making sure buildings comply with the proper regulations, and post-occupation fire risk assessments. Tower resident Zoe, who lives on the fourth floor, said she was woken by a neighbour banging on her door. Prime Minister Theresa May is "deeply saddened by the tragic loss of life", said Downing Street. Read More »

Donald Trump calls James Comey 'leaker', claims vindication

Trump's comment tracked with Republican talking points about the hearing, where the Republican National Committee and White House urged surrogates to emphasize the fact that Comey clearly said the President was never an explicit subject of the Russian Federation probe during his time at the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Read More »

Witnesses say 'no warning' was given in London building blaze


She said more than 200 firefighters and officers responded along with 40 fire engines and other specialist vehicles to the fire and also said it is too early to determine the cause of the fire. "Whoever is at the top of (the tower), I pray to god they got out". Ubah Yusuf said she and her neighbors, who lived close to Grenfell, would ask their building manager about their own tower block. Read More »

Look out for financial elder abuse


Bengaluru turned out to be the highest perpetrator with 70 per cent elders experiencing abuse and mistreatment in public places, followed by Hyderabad (60 per cent), Guwahati (59 per cent) Kolkata (52 percent), Chennai (49 per cent) and Mumbai (33 per cent). Read More »

12 killed as huge fire guts residential tower in London

Residents rushed to escape through smoke-filled corridors in the housing block after being woken up by the smell of burning, while some said no fire alarm sounded. Many are still waiting for news about friends, family, and neighbors. "It's so very bad", said Joanne, who said she was moved to help after hearing the news this morning. Read More »

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise shot during baseball practice


Media reports said Hodgkinson owned a home inspection business. Rand Paul told MSNBC while describing the scene during the shooting . Pennsylvania Rep. "Many have been shot, but a lot like me got bloody running for cover", he said. He added that at least two officers fired at the gunman. Flake said two members of Scalise's security detail were wounded, and another man was wounded in the chest. Read More »

May's deal with the DUP likely to be delayed

May faced her lawmakers at a meeting of the 1922 Committee (the Conservative Private Members' Committee) on Monday. Reacting to the meeting, Tory MP Julian Knight said the prime minister had been "humble and steadfast and certain that we have to get on with the job of government and negotiating Brexit ". Read More »

London apartment fire: Emotional scenes as residents grapple with loss

And there are people inside there, traumatised people. "We could hear people screaming, "help me, help me", and flashing their phone lights to let people know they were there". "And they were screaming back at me: 'We can't!" Some of the Muslim families who were up alerted their neighbours because they were awake. Built in 1974, Grenfell Tower was recently refurbished at a cost of £8.6 million, with work completed in May past year. Read More »

London residents being evacuated from burning building — HAPPENING NOW

The building is the Grenfell Tower in the North Kensington area. It said the causes of the fire would be fully investigated. "A neighbor's smoke alarm went off and another neighbor phoned and told me to get out", he said. "We saw a lot". "We saw the people screaming", she said. More than 100 police officers were on scene, alongside 100 medics and 250 firefighters, he said. Read More »

Iran accuses Saudi Arabia of promoting 'terrorism' in its border provinces


In another development, the Iranian Intelligence Minister has assured members of the parliament that there is no longer a single active terrorist cell in the country. Though the crown prince did not elaborate on his remarks, analysts say it can not be anything other than doing terrorist activities inside Iran. The parliamentarian then called on security forces to seriously deal with those involved in suspicious and terrorist acts as well as those who seek to polarize the society and ... Read More »

SC Rep. Jeff Duncan Safe after Baseball Game Shooting


Rep. Mike Bishop, R-Mich., said Scalise was standing on second base when he was shot. Scalise was transported to a hospital in Washington , D.C., where he was in stable condition. Duncan is the only SC lawmaker on the team. Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) said a massacre could have unfolded if police and Scalise's security team were not there. Read More »