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Van attack near London mosque kills one, victims expected to rise


More information will be released when confirmed", police said in a statement . The Muslim Council says a van has "run over worshippers " leaving the mosque and the council tweeted that its prayers were with the victims. The force added: "Due to the nature of this incident extra policing resources have been deployed in order to reassure communities, especially those observing Ramadan". Read More »

Mali tourist resort under attack by gunmen

It was not immediately clear what was burning, although jihadists in other attacks have set cars ablaze. At least two people have been killed in the violence, the ministry says, adding that a civilian and a member of the security forces have also been wounded. Read More »

Finsbury Park terror attack near mosque: Facts minus speculation

On May 22, a suicide attack killed 22 people and injured almost 60 after an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester. She said her thoughts were with the injured, their loved ones and emergency officials who responded to the incident. "No one! No one!" - Just after midnight Monday, a van ran into a group of people in London's Finsbury Park neighborhood. Sky News reported that the mosque's imam prevented the crowd from beating the attacker until police arrived. Read More »

Trump not under investigation in Russian Federation probe: Lawyer

In another tweet , Trump called it "the single greatest WITCH HUNT in American political history - led by some very bad and conflicted people!" Potentially complicating matters, Trump posted a message Friday on Twitter, dismissing the Russia-related probe as a "witch hunt" and lamenting that he's "being investigated for firing the FBI Director by the man who told me to fire the FBI Director!" Earlier this month, Rosenstein told The Associated Press he would recuse himself from ... Read More »

Robert Mueller's expanding probe raises stakes for Trump presidency


Trump , however, referred to the Post's reporting as a "phony" story in a tweet Thursday. However, White House press secretary Sean Spicer denied Ruddy has spoken to the President about the issue. Comey testified last week that he also felt pressured to drop the Flynn probe. A spokesman for Trump's personal attorney had strong words in response to the news. Read More »

Man arrested as van hits mosque crowd


A vehicle struck pedestrians near a mosque in north London early Monday morning. P. Flowers have been laid near Finsbury Park Mosque, while police officers have also arranged bouquets from members of the public inside the cordon. Kozbar complained that the "mainstream media" was unwilling to call the attack a terrorist incident for many hours. One person was killed and 10 were hurt. Read More »

London mayor urges calm after van attack

The Muslim Council said in a tweet that worshippers were struck by the van while leaving prayers near Finsbury Park mosque. "My prayers are with the victims and their families", read the statement . Mohammed Shafiq of the Ramadhan Foundation, a Muslim organization, said that based on eyewitness reports it seems to be a "deliberate attack against innocent Muslims". Read More »

Attorney: President Trump Is Not Under Federal Investigation

The special counsel is looking for evidence to support claims that Trump's associates illegally colluded with Moscow during the president's victorious run for the White House past year. According to the Washington Post report, Trump was being investigated for possible obstruction of justice by Robert Mueller - the special counsel appointed to investigate Russian involvement in the 2016 presidential election. Read More »

Afghan soldier's insider attack wounds 7 American soldiers

Have you read Trendiee Today? More than 135 Afghan soldiers, mostly young recruits, had been killed and dozens injured in the spectacular operation, claimed by the Taliban, who had forced the Minister of Defense to resign. On May 20, two civilians, two police and five militants were killed after Taliban stormed a local bank in the city, 100 km south of Kabul . Najib Danish, deputy spokesman for the Interior Ministry, confirmed the attack in Gardez, the provincial capital of Paktia ... Read More »

Donald Trump 'not being investigated'

Mueller serves at the will and pleasure of Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , who appointed him to head the inquiry. Speculation surrounding a potential Mueller firing ramped up last week, after a friend of the president's said that Trump was "weighing" whether to terminate the special counsel. Read More »

Trump on alleged Russian collusion: No proof

The Times would later report on Comey and Trump's dinner earlier this year, during which the president allegedly asked if Comey would be "loyal" to him. Yet Trump's angry tweets on Friday underscored the near-impossible challenge his advisers and legal team have in trying to get him to avoid weighing in on an active probe. Read More »

Winners and losers from the UK election

According to Britain's best-selling Sun newspaper, senior members of May's own Conservative Party had vowed to get rid of her, but chose to wait at least six months because they were anxious that a leadership contest now could propel Corbyn into power. Read More »

Ronaldo attracting the headlines after report he might leave Real Madrid

KAZAN, Russia (AP ) - Portugal is not anxious about Cristiano Ronaldo being distracted at the Confederations Cup by talk of his possible departure from Real Madrid . Brazil were the closest to do so, having won the Confederations Cup at home in 2013 before losing to Germany in the World Cup final a year later. Read More »

1 dead, several injured after vehicle strikes worshippers in London

Emergency services and forensic officers gather on a road near Finsbury Park station after a vehicle struck pedestrians in north London , Monday June 19, 2017. It is unclear whether this was the same person in custody or another person in the van who may have fled the scene. "It was around 11.30pm, 12-ish". Read More »

Rep. Scalise upgraded from "critical" to "serious condition"

At least eight doctors treated Scalise's injuries. Infection also is a risk, especially if the intestines were perforated. A list of Republican members of Congress was found in the pocket of James T. "There's still a lot of things that can happen, there's still a lot of forks in the road that we may not even see yet", Sava said. "So important. So we all owe Steve a big, big thank you". Read More »

Mosque chairman says crash was 'cowardly attack'

On March 22, a man drove a rented vehicle into pedestrians on Westminster Bridge in London and stabbed a police officer guarding the British parliament to death before being shot dead. He complained that the "mainstream media" was unwilling to call the attack a terrorist incident for many hours. According to reports, at least ten people were hit outside the mosque with three of them being critically injured. Read More »

Grenfell Tower fire: Seventy-nine people feared dead


Mr Cundy said some families have lost more than one family member in the disaster. Panoramic footage shows a flat littered with piles of debris, coated in black and grey ash - it is one of the few rooms safe enough for specialist crews to access following the blaze, which took hold in the early hours of Wednesday and has claimed at least 58 lives. Read More »

London fire: Number of dead and missing rises to 79, police say


Many of those feared to have died are thought to still be in the gutted building in North Kensington, west London. Police Commander Stuart Cundy said the scenes inside the building verged on "indescribable". "This is an incredibly distressing time for all of them", he said. Cundy added that authorities are investigating whether any crimes had been committed in the fire. Read More »

Connecticut NBC station won't air Megyn Kelly interview with Alex Jones

JPMorgan Chase's Chief Marketing Officer, Kristin Lemkau‏, tweeted questioning Kelly that how can an interview of someone who believed that Sandy Hook shooting was a hoax , be aired. He then leaked the full audio of the interview on Thursday. "God, she was like, 'I want to get steaks with you, I'm obsessed with you, oh my God, ' wiggling around in her seat", Jones said. Read More »

UK to target 'deep partnership' with EU in Brexit talks: Johnson

Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson, who is newly influential after winning a crucial 13 seats in Scotland , has said Britain should prioritise "freedom to trade and our economic growth". Talks with the European Commission's chief negotiator Michel Barnier will focus on the status of expats, the UK's "divorce bill" and the Northern Ireland border. Read More »

Trump offers help resolve Gulf crisis, UAE tightens squeeze on Qatar


Increasing the pressure Friday, those nations put 12 organizations and 59 people on a terror sanctions list and described them as being associated with Qatar , which called the allegations "baseless". Qatar have denied all allegations of supporting armed militant groups. It said Qatar is "promoting extremist thoughts and spreading chaos and disturbances across numerous Arab countries, resulting in big humanitarian miseries". Read More »

Sarfraz, Arthur revel in stunning Pakistan triumph

But they turned it around in style as they topped South Africa (19 runs via D/L method), and Sri Lanka (three wickets) to enter the semi-finals where they got the better of hosts England by eight wickets. To add insult to injury, India bowled 13 wides and three no-balls in what was a woeful day for all, save Bhuvneshwar Kumar (1/44 in 10 overs). The collapse continued when left-handed opener Dhawan was caught behind off Amir. Read More »