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Queen Elizabeth says Britain deeply somber but steadfast


May has ordered a public inquiry, to be chaired by a judge, into what is nearly certainly the worst fire in London since the World War II, with expectations the final number of dead will exceed 100. Bellerin, a defender, also plays for London club Arsenal. Queen Elizabeth II is doing what she can to comfort the survivors of the Grenfell Tower disaster. Read More »

US shoots down Syrian Air Force fighter

The coalition shot down a Syrian plane in self-defense after a regime SU-22 dropped bombs near SDF forces, the statement said . Thomas rejected the Syrian government's claims that the aircraft was bombing the Islamic State , adding that Ja'Din is controlled by Syrian Democratic Forces and that the terrorist group had not been in the area for some time. Read More »

Scalise Upgraded From Critical To Serious Condition


Medstar Washington Hospital Centre released the update on behalf of the Scalise family. "He is more responsive, and is speaking with his loved ones", the statement said. Sava earlier said the Louisiana congressman had been at "imminent risk of death" when he was first brought into the hospital on Wednesday, and he received many units of transfused blood. Read More »

Chelsea ready to appease Conte with Cristiano Ronaldo move — In Focus

With Cristiano Ronaldo continuing to be linked with an exit from Real Madrid , he will reportedly cost any interested party £131m this summer. Aside from Manchester United and Barcelona, the next best team in the world would probably be Bayern Munich , managed by former Real Madrid head coach Carlo Ancelotti. Read More »

Heads up...eyeing two systems in the tropics

With no large scale forcing, most of us will stay dry under partly cloudy skies. Forecasters with the National Hurricane Center are watching two tropical systems in the Atlantic basin that have a potential to become tropical storms in the next couple of days. Read More »

Senate Democrat says any WH tapes due by Friday


The conservative lawyer Sekulow , chief counsel for the American Center for Law and Justice , is assisting Trump as Mueller also probes into the potential obstruction of justice by the president in the firing of former FBI Director James Comey . Read More »

Vehicle strikes and injures multiple pedestrians near Finsbury Park, London police say

On March 22, a man drove a auto into pedestrians on the Westminster Bridge in London and stabbed a policeman to death before being shot dead killing five people. The incident, which Prime Minister Theresa May called a " potential terrorist attack ", left one person dead and about several injured. Met Police officers confirmed the attack is being investigated as a terror incident. Read More »

Driver Crashes Vehicle into Pedestrians near London Mosque | 1 Dead, 10 Injured

Police said the Counter Terrorism Command was investigating the crash. "I will chair an emergency meeting later this morning". "Our prayers are with the victims", they said on Twitter . "It was innocent people who had finished prayer". "He was really shouting and aggressive. he was just spitting on us", Hashi said. A 48-year-old man was arrested following the collision near Finsbury Park Mosque in Seven Sisters Road. Read More »

Trump attorney says president 'not under investigation'

Comey told the Senate Intelligence Committee he believes Trump fired him because he resisted the president's request to drop the Russian Federation investigation , especially as it pertained to former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn. Read More »

1 dead, 8 injured in van crash near mosque

Eight of the injured were taken to hospitals and the rest were treated at the scene. The Muslim Council of Britain has called for extra security around mosques, describing the Finsbury Park van attack as "the most violent manifestation" of Islamophobia. Read More »

Late Chile goals beat Cameroon 2-0 in Confederations Cup

Bayern Munich midfielder Vidal rose highest after Alexis Sanchez's cross and left goalkeeper Fabrice Ondoa no chance with a strong header in the 81st minute before Vargas put the result beyond doubt well into stoppage time. The 27-year-old clipped the ball home, but over a minute after the ball had hit the net, the video assistant adjudged the Tigres forward to have been marginally offside. Read More »

One dead, 8 injured as vehicle hits pedestrians near London mosque

The victims are believed to be Muslims who had been breaking fast at a cafe next to the mosque following late-night prayers observed during Ramadan . The 32-year-old told the Press Association: "There were a lot of people in the street, crossing the street, going to mosque for prayers, for forgiveness, just to pray and go home and eat". Read More »

Eid Al Fitr to be observed on June 25


Should the holiday fall on Monday, June 26, then government workers will not return until Sunday, July 2. The Met department said that there are high chances of the Eid moon to be visible on June 25. Read: When Does Ramadan 2017 End? It is not to be confused with Eid al-Adha, a separate holiday celebrated later in the year. According to an announcement from the Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation, the first and second day of Eid are paid holidays for private sector employees. Read More »

Rubio: Trump doesn't have a problem with more Russian Federation sanctions

Sekulow, on one of four scheduled appearances on Sunday political talk shows, several times insisted the president was referring to a news report about an investigation, not an actual probe. "Let me be very clear here... the president is not and has not been under investigation for obstruction". "CNN had not confirmed the Washington Post report, but then Trump came out and said quote 'I am being investigated.' The confusion-Is this not frustrating for you as an attorney to have a client ... Read More »

'A Number of Casualties' After Incident in London, 1 Arrested: UK Police

He called the incident a "horrific terrorist attack". Witnesses said the area was busy because worshippers had been attending evening prayers. The mosque is nearly three quarters of a mile away from Seven Sisters Road. A group of Muslim men could be seen praying on the pavement nearby. "They were very nervous, shouting very loud, trying desperately to make some signs to a police vehicle that was. Read More »

One Dead, Eight Injured in London Mosque Attack

Met Police revealed that the official number of people either dead or missing - now 58 - is still expected to rise following searches of the wreckage. The Counter Terrorism Command is carrying out the investigation. "I will chair an emergency meeting later this morning". "All my thoughts are with those who have been injured, their loved ones and the emergency services on the scene", she said. Read More »

Jury still in deliberation

There would be other consequences to a conviction, as well. Cosby did not testify during the trial but prosecutors introduced his account of the incident through sworn depositions he gave in 2005 and 2006 during a civil lawsuit filed by Constand, a former administrator of the women's basketball team at Cosby's alma mater Temple University. Read More »

London Crash: Van Slams Into Crowd Leaving Mosque, One Arrested

Here is what we know so far. - Islington's Seven Sisters Road, where the attack took place, is home to at least four mosques, and would have likely been filled with worshipers leaving late-night taraweeh prayers. Police have said the driver was a 48-year-old man who was arrested and taken to a hospital as a precaution. A man leapt out of the van and stabbed at least one person, the Evening Standard newspaper reported, citing witnesses. Read More »

Van collides with pedestrians in northern London

The Muslim Council of Britain (MCB) said a van "intentionally" ran over worshippers. It said its prayers are with the victims. London police closed the area to normal traffic. On May 22, a suicide bomber hit a concert of Ariana Grande in Manchester and killed 22 people, and injured almost 60. "There was this white van stopped outside Finsbury Park mosque that seemed to have hit people who were coming out after prayers had finished". Read More »

Chelsea Tipped To Hijack Man Utd's Proposed £60m Striker Deal


Mourinho's club have identified Alexandre Lacazette as an ideal alternative to Morata if a deal is to fail for the Spanish worldwide. Reports earlier in the window suggested that the Europa League winners were close to signing the Spaniard, after his representative Juanma Lopez visited the Bernabeu officials to finalise the deal between the two clubs. Read More »

Gingrich on Trump's WH Bid: 'Lot More Fun Than a Yacht'

Her comment came in response to Gingrich's complaint that Trump received negative media coverage. With few exceptions, every independent counsel or special counsel since the Reagan era has been a Republican, whether the investigation involved a Democratic or Republican administration. Read More »