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Structural engineer monitoring stability of London tower block hit by fire

You really hope they got away but I feel deep down they didn't". Paul Littlejohn said: "Windows were smashing and exploding, people jumping out and trying to climb out with rope made of out of bed sheets". She left with all six of them. Jafari told BuzzFeed News: "We tried to call them to get out". Joe Walsh, 58, said he saw someone throw two children out of a window from the fifth or sixth floor.


Senator Paul calls Virginia shooting a 'killing field'

Senator Paul calls Virginia shooting a 'killing field'

When a man with a rifle opened fire on a GOP congressional baseball practice on Wednesday morning, a few officers with the Capitol Police were present and returned fire. "50 (shots) would be an understatement, I'm quite sure", Flake said when asked about the total amount of gunfire, including police returning fire. As authorities work to understand the suspect's motive in the shooting at a baseball field in Alexandria, Va.



Warriors Win 2017 NBA Championship

Following the Golden State Warriors' 129-120 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 5 of the NBA Finals that clinched their second title in three years, the headlines were all centered on Kevin Durant and how he claimed the Finals MVP.



Protests against Sharia law across the country; Milwaukee Muslims offer alternative

Here's what that sounded like. The anti-Sharia marchers mostly stayed towards the top of the capitol steps, and their chanting was often drowned out by the protesters' drumming and shouting. So what is that something else? "In the public domain, Muslims are not required or expected to impose their laws on the country in which they live as the minority", Takim said, adding there has never been an understanding "that the same laws would be applicable at all times in all places".



State Police increase State House patrols after Virginia shooting

As Ryan headed out - and after Capitol Police briefly told members about the shooting - the gym became quiet and members quickly packed up their belongings to head to their offices, the lawmakers said . Paul says he saw Congressman Steve Scalise go down, and that's when he took cover behind a tree. U.S. Sen. Jeff Flake says he helped a wounded congressional aide and then a congressman shot during a congressional baseball practice outside of Washington .



Rand Paul: Congressional Republican Baseball Shooting Could Have Been A "Massacre"

Witnesses also say Capitol Police shot the suspect. CBS News has learned that Scalise was shot in the hip. He said he believed Capitol police on the scene initially only had pistols to confront the gunman. "I said, 'Gosh, that sounds like a gunshot.' Then there was a pause, and then there was just a barrage of gunshots", he told CNN. The group was practicing for a charity match which is due to take place on Thursday at Nationals Park.