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London fire: What do we know about the inferno at Grenfell Tower?

Cundy says many others are receiving medical care. "He and her family are very anxious especially with reports of people trapped in the building and some jumping from the top floors", said engineer Daniel Han. It was fire up, up, up. "Lots of them were about the safety of the building and what would happen if there was a major fire", she added. The building's safety precautions have been called into question, with some saying cladding - building material usually attached directly to the ...



Rules to help defrauded students clear loans being revised

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on Wednesday called for a "regulatory reset", and pressed pause on a rule meant to speedily cancel the student-loan debts of people defrauded by for-profit Corinthian Colleges Inc and others, so that it can be rewritten.



Minecraft Will be Unified Across PC, VR, Mobile, And Consoles This Summer

If players own Minecraft for mobile or VR, they'll get an update for the summer. The Better Together Update will arrive for free for Minecraft players this fall. Its Minecraft but not as we know it and it looks simply stunning in the way that only Minecraft can. It is described as including features "like dynamic shadows, lighting that streams through fog, movement in leaves and grass, new textures for mobs and villagers, directional lighting, edge highlighting and more!" Microsoft ...



Donald Trump Jr. appears to confirm key part of Comey's testimony

Hours after accusing former FBI Director James Comey of committing perjury, a defiant President Donald Trump said he was willing to testify under oath about their conversations. So far, the White House hasn't produced the tapes. But, according to Trump Jr., Trump did tell Comey he hoped it would go away. Former FBI Director James Comey testifies before a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on Russia's alleged interference in the 2016 USA presidential election on Capitol ...



Sen. Chris Coons: Sessions' Tone, Testimony 'Deeply Troubling'

The Senate Intelligence Committee wanted Attorney General Jeff Sessions to verify - or knock down - fired FBI Director James Comey's allegations against the president. Sessions conceded, "It appears so", but his answer did not instill much confidence. Investigations are now underway into Russian meddling in the 2016 election.


Microsoft Unveils Name, Debut Date for Xbox One X

Microsoft Unveils Name, Debut Date for Xbox One X

But with a new GPU that allows for 6 teraflops of graphics output (along with 12GB RAM), it's a dramatic improvement over the 1.3 teraflops from the original Xbox One . Spencer also used this argument to justify the $100 price premium over the PS4 Pro ($499 versus $399). Microsoft commenced its profound plunge into Xbox One X's abilities with the offerings of Forza Motorsport 7 .