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Five people reported missing in Grenfell Tower inferno FOUND safe and well

Five people reported missing in Grenfell Tower inferno FOUND safe and well

People across Cumbria and the south of Scotland have observed a minute's silence this morning to remember people who were killed or affected by last week's fire at Grenfell Tower in London. Labour Party politician David Lammy demanded the government and police immediately seize all documents relating to Grenfell's renovation to prevent the destruction of evidence that could show criminal wrongdoing.


Brussels Central Station attack suspect identified

Brussels Central Station attack suspect identified

Brussels - considered the capital of the European Union - has been on high alert for more than 18 months, since Belgian-based ISIS terrorists carried out attacks in Paris that killed 130 people in November 2015, then bombed Brussels airport and the city's metro in March a year ago, killing 32 people, as reported in The Guardian .


Stranded students move to plains amid Darjeeling shutdown

Stranded students move to plains amid Darjeeling shutdown

The GJM, spearheading the agitation for a separate Gorkhaland , also made a decision to withdraw from the tripartite accord on the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA). A case of murder, arson, assault on police personnel and conspiracy to incite violence was filed against Gurung and his wife Asha on June 17. An indefinite bandh was called in the hills by GJM on June 15.


FBI Investigating Flint Airport Stabbing As Act of Terrorism

FBI Investigating Flint Airport Stabbing As Act of Terrorism

Some women were seen being escorted out of the Montreal building by police. The suspect, who had attacked the officer with a 12-inch serrated knife, was taken into custody shortly afterwards. - Wednesday at 8:52 a.m.: Ftouhi enters the first level of Bishop International Airport carrying two bags - a red duffle and a dark satchel. "All passengers are safe and are being evacuated at this time", the statement said.


North Korea Tests Rocket Engine Believed to Be for ICBM

North Korea Tests Rocket Engine Believed to Be for ICBM

North Korea has tested a rocket engine that could potentially be fitted to an intercontinental ballistic missile, a US official said on Thursday, amid soaring tensions over Kim Jong-Un's nuclear weapons program. "As the North Korean missile provocations have continued and advance, our national people and I as a president have been wondering about the missile capabilities of our military", President Moon said.


Analysis shows slight advantage for GOP in House districts

Analysis shows slight advantage for GOP in House districts

The AP scrutinized the outcomes of about 4,700 state House and Assembly seats up for election past year, using a statistical method of calculating partisan advantage. Missouri's redistricting office analyzed the new House districts in 2011 by applying a decade of past election results. And only four other states had a lower percentage of contested races in 2016, when most states held state House elections, according to the AP's analysis .