London fire: 200 firefighters battle tower blaze

London fire: 200 firefighters battle tower blaze

The London Fire Brigade said 40 fire engines and 200 firefighters were on the scene in White City in north Kensington.??? Now an evacuation process is underway, according to Metropolitan police. A huge fire has engulfed a 27-storey apartment block in London. One local told Radio 5 Live he is covered in ash, 100m away. "I thought it might be a vehicle alarm outside and saw the glow through the windows.

No plan to sack Russia probe head Mueller

Christopher Ruddy , a longtime Trump friend, said in an interview on PBS that he had just come from the White House and that the president was "considering , perhaps, terminating the special counsel". Sessions was expected to face sharp questions from his former Senate colleagues about his role in FBI Director James Comey's firing, his Russian contacts during the campaign and his decision to step aside from the investigation involving Moscow and the Trump campaign.

Scottish independence dealt a blow

Scottish independence dealt a blow

The SNP lost seats to the Conservatives , Labour and the Liberal Democrats in the election - with other high-profile casualties including John Nicolson, Mike Weir and Tasmina Ahmed-Sheikh. The SNP wants Theresa May to rethink her Brexit strategy. Speaking to Scottish voters, Robertson said that the message emerging from the country was that the SNP's drive for a second independence referendum has driven voters away from them.

MP Chief Minister Chouhan ends fast, after violence abates in state

The chief minister said that demands of the farmers will be considered. Chouhan started his fast on Saturday in the wake of violence that marred the farmers' protest from June 1, launched to press their demand for debt waiver and better prices for farm produce.

In Senate hearing, Jeff heatedly denies improper Russia contacts

Additionally, if Comey had been concerned about meeting with the president one-on-one, a concern to which he testified last week, Sessions said Comey should've informed another Justice Department official. However, Sessions - a top Trump campaign advisor - did not rule out that a conversation could have happened. Comey had previously said that he had once asked Sessions to never leave him alone with Trump.

Attorney General Jeff Sessions heatedly denies improper Russia contacts

Such a move would create a firestorm coming weeks after Trump fired FBI Director James Comey . Richard Shelby, R-Ala., and Rep. John Abney Culberson, R-Texas, Sessions said that he had been scheduled to discuss the Justice Department budget before House and Senate Appropriations subcommittees but that it had become clear some members would focus their questions on the Russian Federation investigation.