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Philadelphia hospital separates conjoined 10-month-old twins


However, at such an early stage it was hard to assess whether the two could be separated surgically . This September 2016 photo provided by the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia shows conjoined twin girls Abby, right, and Erin at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia in Philadelphia. Read More »

Refugee who lost fingers in cold allowed to stay in Canada


A second man who lost his fingers to extreme frostbite after crossing the border near Emerson has won the right to stay in Canada as a refugee. Iyal said he can not return to his home country in fear of political persecution. On the seventh floor of the Victory Building in Winnipeg Tuesday, Razak Iyal called his family in Ghana to relay the good news. Iyal and his friend, Seidu Mohammed, had their refugee claims for asylum rejected in the U.S. Read More »

London tower block fire claims lives


Grenfell Tower is part of the sprawling Lancaster West Estate , an enclave of social housing managed by a private agency on behalf of the London Borough of Kensignton and Chelsea. " They were trapped. They couldn't come downstairs, especially from the top floor. people have been burned ", a witness identified as Daniel told BBC Radio London . Read More »

'I'll 100pc testify on Comey claims'

With a single tweet, Trump also castigated Comey as "a leaker" for giving an account of his conversation with the president to a law professor who shared it with a news outlet. In a rare moment of Washington candor, the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director acknowledged his own leak. The attorney is expected to file a complaint with the Justice Department inspector general about the revelation next week, according to a person close to the legal team who agreed to speak ahead of ... Read More »

30 people hospitalised following Grenfell Tower fire in London


Another witness, Sofia, said she heard many young girls crying out for help. Eyewitnesses said they had seen some people fall or jump from the stricken building and at least one resident waving a piece of white cloth from one of the upper floors as flames ravaged the tower. Read More »

Qatar pulls all its troops from Djibouti-Eritrea border


Saudi Arabia's foreign minister insists there's no blockade on Qatar and says his country will provide food and medical supplies if needed. Qatar strongly denies this. Following the visit to Qatar, Cavusoglu will leave for Saudi Arabia to discuss the crisis over Qatar. Oman has stayed out of the conflict. Over the weekend, Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani was in Moscow following a telephone call between Putin and Qatar's ruling emir Sheikh Tamin bin Hamad Al ... Read More »

North Korea wants the world to know it can sink warships


The news agency said that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un witnessed the launches and that the missiles "accurately detected and hit" floating targets at sea. Analysts say the latest test appeared to be aimed at keeping up pressures on Moon to wrest concessions. The missiles were launched Thursday morning from the North Korean coastal city of Wonsan and flew about 200 km (124 miles), South Korea's Office of Joint Chiefs of Staff said. Read More »

Theresa May shows her human side 'at last'


A senior Conservative source said: "We are making a lot of progress, it's all being done in the spirit of cooperation, with a real focus on strengthening the union and providing stability at this time". The "supply and confidence" deal would see the DUP back the Conservatives in votes on the Budget and confidence motions. The Labour leader told MPs that Ms May's premiership had no mandate and no legitimacy, declaring: "We are now a government in waiting", and said Labour would remain on ... Read More »

Some killed in London tower block fire: fire brigade says

The group has published articles criticizing poor fire safety and maintenance at the tower and revealed that the landlord and council had urged the residents to stay in their flats in the event of a fire. According to London Ambulance , 30 people are receiving hospital treatment. Actor Mr Downie described: "It's horrendous". "I ripped through the window with the axe and I ran right around the building looking for an entrance, and there was only the one entrance which was the main entrance ... Read More »

Britain, European Union fail to agree on starting date of Brexit negotiations

Theresa May had repeatedly said during the election campaign that the Brexit talks would start 11 days after the June 8 vote, using it as a warning that Jeremy Corbyn's Labour were not ready for the negotiations. British newspapers had previously reported a rift between May and Hammond and that she had planned to sack him after the election if she had won a larger majority. Read More »

Over $200k in NZ aid goes to North Korea


In 2014, several suspected North Korean drones were found south of the border. Mr Moon wants to engage North Korea in dialogue and revive stalled exchanges with the reclusive country including economic cooperation projects, saying sanctions alone have failed to rein in Pyongyang's advancing weapons programme. Read More »

Firefighters In London Battle Massive High-Rise Fire

More than 50 people have been taken to five hospitals, London Ambulance Service said . London Mayor Sadiq Khan says questions need to be answered about tower blocks around the city following a devastating fire. The tower block contains around 120 homes . Samira Lamrany, who lives in a building adjacent to the west London flats, told the woman leaned out the window and dropped the baby. Read More »

Salman talks about war-mongering, sympathises with Army families


He added, "Whenever there is war, people die on both sides of the border". Families lose their sons, brothers, fathers. While Sohail has directed Salman in films like Auzaar , Jai Ho , Hello Brother and Pyaar Kiya To Darna Kya , Arbaaz has directed Salman in only one movie Dabangg 2 . Read More »

Terrifying videos of West London Tower blaze: 120 apartments engulfed, falling debris


In a wider context, experts have only recently warned that a delay in reviewing building regulations was putting 4,000 tower blocks at risk - despite clear warnings from the 2009 Lakanal House fire, which six people died. "There was a woman stood behind me who was shouting to someone she knew on the seventh floor". The last time I spoke to his wife, he was on the phone to the fire brigade. Read More »

Golden State Warriors reportedly will skip visit to White House


The prospect of big-name NBA stars refusing an audience with President Donald Trump has been the subject of some speculation among basketball fans throughout the playoffs. When he skipped again after the '07 victory, Bush quipped: "I guess his grandmother died again", but quickly added: " Just kidding". With all of this in mind, it's nearly a certainty that no matter who wins the championship this week, the White House visit will not be on either team's agenda. Read More »

Kyrie, Cavs Fall To Golden State 4-1

The Warriors , who beat Cleveland in the 2015 Finals only to lose to them previous year after squandering a 3-1 series lead, went a record-setting 15-1 in the playoffs, their only loss coming in game four of the best-of-seven championship. Read More »

Towering inferno engulfs London skyscraper - Western Mass News - WGGB/WSHM


More than 200 firefighters are now trying to snuff out the blaze engulfing the 27-storey Grenfell Tower on Latimer Road in North Kensington. I saw it engulfed in flames. Notting Dale ward councillor Judith Blakeman, who lives across the road from the block, said that between 400 and 600 people live in the building. A plume of smoke stretched for miles (kilometers) over the capital. Read More »

Georgia correctional officers killed, 2 inmates on the run

It is not clear which of the escaped inmates did the killing. Authorities are searching for two inmates , 43-year-old Donnie Russell Rowe and 24-year-old Ricky Dubose . "He loved his family and wanted to spend time with them", she said. A group of 33 inmates were being transported between prisons on Tuesday morning. Read More »

Towering inferno: Flames engulf London high-rise - FOX10 News


Hadil Alamily said in the past hour she saw "someone jump on fire from the top floor". "There was another woman screaming "my baby, my baby, I need to get out, I need to save my baby". He says it was frightening but people are being cared for well. It was fire up, up, up. They said official advice in the event of a fire had been to stay inside. Read More »

Firefighters battling massive blaze in London apartment high-rise


However, the cause of the blaze is not yet known. Flumes of black smoke billowed into the air hours after the blaze was sparked. On Twitter , London Mayor Sadiq Khan called it a major incident. Others searched for information at makeshift centers set up at churches and recreation centers. Tim Downie, who lives not far away, told Britain's Press Association that he feared the building could collapse. Read More »

Sessions Denies Stonewalling On Comey Questions, Colluding With Russians

But he said that he was unable to say whether he had discussed Comey's handling of the FBI investigation on the principle that his conversations with the President should be kept confidential. Those conversations between Yates and the White House counsel took place after Sessions's confirmation hearing on January 10, and before his swearing in, on February 9. Read More »

The bloody terrorist attack in Tehran: new details


Iran's leadership on Friday accused the United States and Saudi Arabia of supporting the attacks on Tehran that killed 17 people this week. The statement of the Deputy Chief of Staff echoes the remarks made by Irans Parliamentary Speaker Ali Larijani on Friday. Read More »

Russian Federation collusion claim 'detestable lie': US Attorney General

In his appearance before the Senate committee, Sessions appeared to contradict a contention Comey made during his hearing. Kamala Harris during a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on Tuesday concerning his communications with Russians, President Donald Trump , and Trump's aides during the presidential campaign. Read More »