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6 killed as huge fire engulfs residential tower in London

While asking authorities to offer immediate apology to Grenfell resident, the group had said , "There is something seriously wrong with a bureaucracy that is incapable of reacting to serious negligence, affecting fire safetly in a densely occupied tower block, with any sense of urgency".



US House postpones most work in wake of baseball field shooting

This has to be the breaking point. "Suffice it to say that our officers acted, I believe, heroically today", Verderosa said. "We can have our differences but let's not let it lead to such hate'". - I'm angry. I got back to my office after staying out there for what I thought was way too long but necessary because it was a crime scene - I've never been in one before - I took the chance to come down here because I want to talk to people about what I witnessed and about the effect it should ...


Virginia Baseball Practice Shooting: Two Victims in Critical Condition

Virginia Baseball Practice Shooting: Two Victims in Critical Condition

Paul said he never saw the shooter, but the shooter was near the dugout. U.S. Capitol Police say they have a "robust police presence" around the Capitol and the building is still open. He represents Louisiana's 1st congressional district and has been serving in Congress since 2008. He said a staffer used a belt as a tourniquet to stop Scalise's bleeding.


London Fire sees This Morning presenter heckled by crowds

London Fire sees This Morning presenter heckled by crowds

One woman said her friend inside for three hours and was told by police to wait and put towels down to block the doors. Almost 10 hours on, flames could still be seen inside the charred building as a thick, black smoke filled the sky. Ruks Mamudu, 69, escaped from her first floor apartment wearing only her purple pajamas and bathrobe. Another resident, Turafat, described being trapped in her 17th floor flat with her husband and son, until a hero firefighter led them to safety.



Aide to Texas Rep. among those shot at baseball practice

A congressional staffer for Rep. Roger Williams of Texas was shot by a gunman who opened fire at a Republican baseball practice in Virginia early Wednesday morning, according to multiple reports . The Congressional Baseball Game, which pits Senate and House party members against each other in friendly competition, is a national tradition since 1909 and the most recent game was scheduled for June 15 at Nationals Park.