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Muslims observing Ramadan saved residents in London high-rise fire

Flames licked up the sides of the block in the north Kensington area as 200 firefighters, backed up by 40 fire engines, fought the blaze for hours. When que...


'Multiple casualties' as explosion strikes kindergarten in China

It was not immediately clear what caused the blast, which rocked the kindergarten as parents were picking up children from the school. It's not yet known whet...


Death toll of 12 expected to rise in London tower block fire

More than 200 firefighters were deployed to put out the fire. At least 12 people were killed in the fire that broke out in a residential building. "We cou...


London inferno extinguished; firefighters search for victims

He said his uncle, who is 54 years old, has lived in the building for more than 25 years. We came outside and were confronted with the building that was complet...


Council urges people to mark first-ever National Clean Air Day

They explain that transport accounts for about 80% of urban nitrogen dioxide pollution and 28% of Scotland's total carbon emissions, and that air pollution caus...


Scott wields veto pen on higher education changes

Gov. Rick Scott on Wednesday vetoed a sweeping higher education reform bill that was one of Senate President Joe Negron's top priorities of the 2017 sessio...


London tower an inferno

The inferno lit up the night sky and spewed black smoke from the windows of the tower. People in the apartments cornered by the quickly advancing flames and t...


Michigan HHS director charged with involuntary manslaughter in Flint water crisis

Legionnaires' disease is a type of pneumonia caused by bacteria that can be caught by inhaling mist mist from contaminated water . The latest updates i...


DeSantis talked with gunman just before shooting started

And then he kinda walked toward the area where all this happened", DeSantis told Fox News . "The kind of guy who could disappear in the crowd". As they were wa...


Rep. DeSantis: Man asked if Republicans or Democrats were practicing

A congressman, two Capitol police officers, a lobbyist and a legislative aide were wounded as lawmakers, some fighting back tears, sought to understand what had...


Riley Brings On Ruffin McNeill

NORMAN-Lincoln Riley didn't have to dip into unfamiliar territory to make his first coaching hire. They worked together for five seasons with the Pirates before...


MI health chief charged in Flint lead water crisis

The head of the MI health department was charged Wednesday with involuntary manslaughter, the highest-ranking member of Gov. Rick Snyder's administration to be ...


Theresa May to meet DUP leader to secure minority government deal

May began talks with the Northern Ireland-based party to see if they can create an alliance to push through the Conservative Party's agenda after a disastrous...


Virginia shooting: Republican House Whip Steve Scalise 'critical'

Hodgkinson , 66, was shot dead by police. He had been living out of his van in the Alexandria area in recent months, the Federal Bureau of Investigation said. D...


Asian shares fall after Fed rate hike, tracking Wall St lead

U.S. stocks mostly fell while the American dollar cut its losses overnight after the Federal Reserve delivered a widely expected interest rate hike . World s...


London tower fire: What do we know so far?

Flumes of black smoke billowed into the air hours after the blaze was sparked. "Within another 15 minutes the whole thing was up in flames and there were still ...


How the latest Federal Reserve rate hike will impact you

The 0.25 percentage point increase in the federal funds rate , which was widely expected by financial markets, was another validation of the recovery from the ...


Sony Announces New Game Details, PSX 2017 Later This Year

No extra details at this moment. Turns out some serious competition between Xbox and PlayStation really is good for everyone. It will be set in a snowy envi...


President Trump Delivers Statement Following Congressional Baseball Game Shooting

Federal Bureau of Investigation agents are searching Hodgkinson's home in IL, he said. "Obviously we are looking to glean what we can from the contents of his...


Michigan Health Chief Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter In Flint Water Probe

Four current and former state and Flint officials were also charged with involuntary manslaughter . Schuette on Wednesday held a press conference to ann...


Rifle-wielding attacker wounds GOP leader, killed by police

He underwent surgery but would need further operations, the MedStar Washington Hospital Center said. A congressional staffer, a lobbyist and a Capitol Police of...


Michigan Health Chief Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter For Flint Water Crisis

Legionnaires' disease is a form of pneumonia contracted by drinking contaminated warm water with bacteria. April 20, 2016: Two state officials and a local off...


Hawaii will stick with Paris climate accord, ignore President Trump's exit

Hawaii Sen. J. Kalani English introduced SB 559 , and said in the release that the signing of these two bills allows the state "legal basis" to stay in ...


Congressional Baseball Game for Charity has long history

Trump called for national unity in the wake of the shooting, as did House Speaker Paul Ryan and Democratic House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi. This story wi...


Suspected NKorea drone photographed USA missile-defense site

Cho also played a role in the opening of a joint industrial complex in the North Korean border city of Kaesong in 2004 as a symbol of reconciliation under Se...


Trump says suspected gunman who shot at lawmakers is now dead

Capitol and Members of Congress". According to the Associated Press, Scalise was shot in the hip and is undergoing surgery; he is in stable condition. I was pra...


Blood donors wanted as numbers fall during summer months

The Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) and Airtel Nigeria yesterday commemorated the World Blood Donor Day by feting blood donors who came forward vo...


Rep. Scalise shot at congressional baseball practice in Virginia; suspect killed

Because of his high-ranking position, he is mandated to have an armed security detail, and it was one of his Capitol Police bodyguards, also wounded in the en...


CNY Experts Warn that Elder Abuse Often Comes from Family Members

Dr Tappoo says that rates of abuse may be higher for people living in institutions than in the community and this type of abuse may come from family or other co...


Samsung to bring Samsung Pay to more affordable devices

The J7 Max is equipped with a larger 5.7-inch 1080 LCD display, a MediaTek Helio P20 processor , 4GB of RAM, 64GB of internal storage, and a 3300mAh battery....


Witness captures Virginia shooting on cell phone

The Washington Nationals, in the wake of a shooting of a Republican congressman in Alexandria, will proceed with the 108th Annual Congressional Baseball Gam...


Restrictions in Valley to halt separatist protests

Similarly, the trains between Badgam-Srinagar-Anantnag-Qazigund in south Kashmir to Banihal in Jammu region were also running as per schedule. Authorities s...


Scalise in 'critical condition': What does that mean?

A government official identified the shooter as an IL man named James. And as the political rhetoric becomes more shrill, many members of Congress said ...


U.S. refuse to sign G7 pledge on 'irreversible' Paris climate accord

Catherine McKenna met with Scott Pruitt , the Administrator of the EPA, and the environment ministers of the other developed nations in the G7 in Bologna, Ita...


Kentucky wraps 2017 MLB Draft with eight selections

Through 205.2 innings pitched, Nutof has recorded 184 strikeouts while posting a.263 opponent batting average and earning 17 victories. The righty recorded 71 s...