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Grenfell Tower death toll: Number of people confirmed dead rises to 30

Police expect the number of dead to increase, but have not put a figure on it. "Not just the immediate recovery of the bodies we have found but the full search of that whole building, we could be talking weeks, we could be talking months - it is a very long process".



UK Government Defends DUP Deal Amid Accusations Of Bias

A deal between the DUP and the Conservatives was delayed amid the response to the London fire tragedy. Both the Tories and the DUP have said they believe a deal is in sight. The delegation of Sinn Féin - whose seven MPs refuse to take their seats at Westminster - is expected to include Mrs O'Neill, party president Gerry Adams and Mary Lou McDonald, the party's deputy leader and a member of the Irish parliament.



A ballgame of unity, spirit, friendly rivalry, won by Dems

Trump said Scalise "continues his very courageous fight", but added: "it's been much more hard than people even thought at the time". The shooting at a republican congressional baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia is hitting a southern IL congressman hard.



Talks on propping up UK PM May's Conservatives are "very positive"

The fact Davis agreed to an agenda on Monday that will see him and British officials spend some seven hours in the European Union executive's headquarters discussing who will talk to whom when and about what has come as a relief to some European Union negotiators.


Deputy Atty. Gen. Rod Rosenstein testifies before Senate panel

Deputy Atty. Gen. Rod Rosenstein testifies before Senate panel

Special counsel Robert Mueller , who is overseeing the Department of Justice Russia investigation, is looking into whether President Trump attempted to obstruct justice, officials tell the Washington Post . Mueller also won votes of support Tuesday from the top two Republicans in Congress, House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wisconsin and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, both of whom said they have confidence in him.


The Belmont Stakes: What you need to know

The Belmont Stakes: What you need to know

This was the second straight year and the 10th time in the past 19 years that the Belmont victor skipped the Preakness after running in the Kentucky Derby . It was the eighth time a trainer has won Triple Crown races in the same year with two different horses. Patch , the one-eyed horse trained by Pletcher, took third in the Belmont after being 14th in the Derby.