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United Kingdom threat level to remain at severe following London attack - May

United Kingdom threat level to remain at severe following London attack - May

Youssef Zaghba is said to have been stopped by Italian officers trying to travel to Syria a year ago and added to an global database of alerts about individuals, to which the United Kingdom has access. The third attacker has been identified , police said, but his name has not been publicly released. It is nearly certain that the identity of the three men is known, although not yet whether, as is likely, they had appeared previously on the "radar screen" of the security services.



Senegal recalls Qatar ambassador, backs Saudi in Gulf row

U.S. military officials, also speaking anonymously to discuss political issues, said the Al Udeid airbase in Qatar is vital to American air support against Iranian paramilitaries and Iranian-backed forces on the side of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in Syria's civil war.


Kuwait emir arrives in Doha after Dubai visit to mediate GCC rift

Kuwait emir arrives in Doha after Dubai visit to mediate GCC rift

The two UAE leaders reiterated the importance of stepping up regional and global coordination to combat extremism and terrorism and to block their financing sources. Trump said on Tuesday that leaders he met on his Middle East trip had warned him that Qatar was funding "radical ideology" and that he was glad that these countries were taking actions to stop financing militant groups.


How to watch the James Comey testimony live

How to watch the James Comey testimony live

Comey's prepared statements released Wednesday appeared to confirm that contention that he had, indeed, informed the president multiple times that he was not personally under investigation . SEE MORE: Why Was James Comey Fired? They've also questioned why Comey did not raise his concerns about Trump publicly or resign. Comey describes nine one-on-one conversations with Trump in four months.



Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS) Takes Heat for Venezuela Bond Deal

Maduro's adversaries have for two months been blocking highways and setting up barricades in protests demanding he call early elections and address an increasingly severe economic crisis that has left millions struggling to get enough to eat.



British Airways Grounds Flights Following Global IT Problems

The airline's phone systems and website were also down and many flights to London were also delayed or canceled. BA said it was trying to restore operations on Sunday, although some disruption to services would continue. BA cancelled all its flights out of Heathrow and Gatwick on Saturday after the IT failure, which shut down all of the carrier's check-in and operational systems and affected call centres and its website.