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Police launch criminal probe into Grenfell Tower fire

She went on to say that anger at the disaster was "totally understandable", and that ministers were looking at both "quick wins" and "longer-term policies". "We as the police, we investigate criminal offences - I am not sitting here and saying there are criminal offences that have been committed, that's why you do an investigation, to establish it", he said.



Trump says Scalise remains in critical condition a day after Virginia shooting

The congressman has received "many units" of blood and surgeries from multiple specialized units. His condition is critical, and he will require additional operations. Zack Barth, and aide to Texas Rep. Roger Williams, was wounded but is expected to make full recovery. Congressional and law enforcement sources described it as a "deliberate attack".



Both Congressional Baseball Teams Observe Moment of Silence at 2nd Base

The shooting at a baseball field that critically wounded a Republican congressman and injured several others is forcing lawmakers to ask what more should be done to ensure the safety of themselves and their staff. "He's in some trouble". I would also like to personally thank all of the first responders who bravely assisted at the scene, as well as the entire staff of MedStar Washington Hospital Center for their continued excellent care.



Wife of Nik Wallenda set for Niagara Falls aerial stunt

Wallenda, a mother-of-three, was tethered to a hoop suspended from a helicopter 300 feet above the water. Erendira broke a record her husband set in 2011 by hanging from his teeth 250 feet in the air. In the helicopter cockpit with pilot Paul Barth was Wallenda's husband, wire walker Nik Wallenda . After her routine, Erendira waved to the crowd watching her with binoculars and cameras.


Russia faces first test for 2018 World Cup with Confed Cup opener

Russia faces first test for 2018 World Cup with Confed Cup opener

The FIFA Confederations Cup is a tournament among national football teams held under the auspices of the Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) in the country that will also host the World Cup in 2018. Mutko, though, dismissed out of hand the prospect of civil disturbances overshadowing the Confederations Cup . Ronaldo a year ago extended his contract with the Spanish team until June 21, saying he wanted to end his career at the club.



Trump's Cuba policy could cost U.S. airlines

Trump also demanded that Cuba return a woman convicted in the murder of a New Jersey state trooper. "America should not be subsidizing the machinery of this Communist government, which has been exporting terror throughout Latin America for decades".