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Britain Left 'Sombre' By London Tower Fire, Says Queen Elizabeth II

Britain Left 'Sombre' By London Tower Fire, Says Queen Elizabeth II

Some 70 residents of the fire-ravaged tower were still missing. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland). People demonstrate demanding answers over the Grenfell Tower fire , in London , Friday June 16, 2017. Her message concluded: "Put to the test, the United Kingdom has been resolute in the face of adversity". The queen and her husband, Prince Philip, stood silently on the steps of Buckingham Palace before the start of the Trooping the Colour that each year marks the queen's official birthday, which is ...



UK PM nears deal with Irish DUP party

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn turned Mrs May's election slogans against her, claiming a link-up between the Tories and DUP would be a "coalition of chaos". She waved but did not say anything as she went into 10 Downing St. Even the idea of an alliance is complicated, however. Theresa May insisted the Government was "absolutely steadfast" in its commitment to the Northern Irish peace process as she faced questions on whether a DUP-Tory alliance would put fragile agreements at risk.



Angry Trump decries being target of Russia probe

There has been no indication that Mueller told Trump to fire Comey. "I am being investigated for firing the FBI Director by the man who told me to fire the FBI Director! Witch Hunt " he tweeted from the White House shortly before leaving for Miami.



Police identify mother, 2 daughters found dead at North Royalton home

Police said Brinkman had a handgun and was subdued with a stun gun. The defense has rested its case in the trial of a MA woman accused of manslaughter for sending her boyfriend dozens of text messages urging him to kill himself. He is in custody of North Royalton Police Department. Stark County Sheriff George Maier said Brinkman worked for the couple. He noted the relationship was "long estranged".



58 presumed dead in London tower blaze

Cundy added it was hard to say how many people were missing, but he said police did not expect to find any survivors in the search of the tower. Police expect the number of dead to increase, but have not put a figure on it. May sidestepped questions about the length of time between the fire and her visit and focused on supporting the victims. "That's one of the most bad things I have ever seen", Prince William said of the tower's blackened shell.


Syrian army halts combat operations for two days in southern city

Syrian army halts combat operations for two days in southern city

The announcement of the cease-fire came on the same day the United Nations said it wanted to start new peace talks involving all sides in Syria next month in Geneva. Jordan on Saturday said it backs a temporary ceasefire announced in southern Syria today and voiced hope that all warring parties abide by the agreement.