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Firefighters Respond to Fire Engulfing London Apartment

Last year, the European Fire Fighter Unions Alliance lobbied the EU on the subject, producing a score of examples where insulating materials had played a role in accelerating fires. They cited a series of unanswered issues including whether the cladding used on the building helped the blaze spread. "I do believe the number will increase", police commander Stuart Cundy told reporters in front of the charred Grenfell Tower.



Microsoft Explains Why Xbox One X Is Worth $100 Premium

At 12GB RAM memory and a memory bandwidth of 326GB/s, it is way ahead of other similar products in the market. The promise of 4k experience on the gaming console is being kept with the help of the feature which the company calls "supersampling" which enables users to experience 4k without a 4k TV .



USA stocks close slightly lower; Amazon to acquire Whole Foods

Online juggernaut Amazon is buying Whole Foods in a deal valued at about $13.7 billion, a strong move to expand its growing reach into groceries . The announcement also left open Amazon's own, multi-faceted push into grocery, which includes both brick-and-mortar and online strategies.



Queen, Prince William visit tower fire area

The Guardian newspaper reported Friday that contractors installed a cheaper, less flame-resistant type of panelling on the building in the renovation that was completed in May 2016. At least 30 people have been killed in a massive blaze that engulfed a London high-rise in a tragedy that has deeply shocked Britain. "What we are doing is putting in place the support that will help them".



E3 2017: Nintendo Will Support 3DS Beyond 2018

Also announced was an as-yet-unnamed Pokemon RPG (scheduled for 2018/19), Metroid Prime 4 , new Kirby and Yoshi games, and also Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle, which looks hilarious. It reminds me a little of games where one player has all the fun and the second player does all the shit jobs. And get your dancing shoes ready because Ubisoft's announced there will be a new Just Dance game coming soon.



Nintendo releases the first trailer for new Super Mario game

Check out co-op mode for " Super Mario Odyssey " in action around the 4:30 mark. Naturally, we couldn't pass up the chance to visit New Donk City , so that was our first choice when getting our hands on Odyssey . Both types of currency can be used to buy new outfits and hats at Crazy Cap. While at E3, COGconnected had the privilege to go hands-on with Nintendo Switch's big holiday 2017 hit, Super Mario Odyssey .