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by | June 19, 2017 | 03:40

Addressing the British people on her official birthday, Queen Elizabeth wrote of a "very sombre national mood" following a "succession of bad tragedies " that have befallen the British people over the last number of months. It comes nearly two months after the monarch's actual birthday on April 21st, which the family celebrates privately. The number of victims is reportedly expected to rise, as countless others were hospitalized following the fire.

by | June 19, 2017 | 03:36

Scalise, the third-ranking GOP leader in the House, "continues to show signs of improvement", MedStar Washington Hospital Center said in a statement released on behalf of his family. our country will perhaps become closer, more unified". A shooter, killed by return fire from officers, sprayed rifle fire at congressional Republicans practicing on a diamond in Alexandria, Virginia, a Washington suburb.

by | June 19, 2017 | 03:37

President Donald Trump acknowledged today that he is personally under investigation as part of a widening probe into alleged Russian meddling in last year's USA presidential race and possible collusion by his campaign, an inquiry that has cast a shadow over his five months in office.

by | June 19, 2017 | 03:35

The protests coincided with a series of official events - including festivals, concerts and military enactments - taking place across the country to mark Russia Day, the national holiday dedicated to the 1990 declaration of sovereignty. Dozens more were detained across Russian Federation in cities such as Vladivostok in the far east and Novosibirsk in Siberia. An Associated Press reporter has counted more than 200 people arrested by police at an unsanctioned opposition rally in St.

by | June 19, 2017 | 03:31

According to the publication, Marc Kasowitz initially told staff of the White House that there is no need to hire his own additional lawyers. Pence has retained Richard Cullen , chairman of McGuire Woods and former US attorney in the Eastern District of Virginia, the Washington Post reports .

by | June 19, 2017 | 03:30

He said "a significant portion of the crew was sleeping " when the destroyer collided with a Philippine-flagged container ship, the ACX Crystal . Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has sent a sympathy message Sunday to President Trump. It's still unclear exactly what happened, but Japanese media reported that the ACX Crystal made a "sharp turn" shortly before the pre-dawn crash, per The Guardian .

by | June 19, 2017 | 03:33

I was stunned when he told me he would be resigning that evening. The old Liberal Party and its successor, the Liberal Democrats , managed to accommodate people of differing views on personal moral matters for many years. Over the years I've learned I should trust my instincts. Jo Swinson has ruled herself out of challenging for the leadership of the Lib Dems, saying: " Just because a man would do it, doesn't make it the right thing to do ".

by | June 19, 2017 | 03:28

The move is seen as an attempt to roll back parts of Obama's policy of normalizing U.S. -Cuba diplomatic ties, which was introduced in December 2014. And American firms and citizens will be blocked from doing business with any company controlled by the Cuban military or its intelligence or security services, a move that bars American engagement with important parts of the Cuban economy, among them some parts of the country's tourist sector.

by | June 19, 2017 | 03:24

The effort to muddy the waters surrounding the investigation is coming amid growing White House concern that the probe could detract from the president's agenda for months or years to come. The question on the minds of many of those in Congress was whether Sessions was aware of Trump's possible ulterior motive in firing the former FBI Director Comey from his post.

by | June 19, 2017 | 03:22

He added that 24 people were still in hospital and 12 were receiving critical care. In parallel, the police are seeking to identify if any criminal offences had been committed. All of those living in the apartment block who survived the blaze were made homeless by the tragedy, and many have lost loved ones as a result. Prime Minister Theresa May in particular has been criticised for failing to meet victims during a visit to the site of the incident.

by | June 19, 2017 | 03:10

As congressional Republicans and Democrats joined Thursday night in their annual baseball game, played this year in Scalise's honor, word came from the hospital that he remained in critical condition, but had "improved in the last 24 hours".

by | June 19, 2017 | 03:06

Earlier, Foster said the talks were going well: 'We hope soon to be able to bring this work to a successful conclusion'. He added: 'The danger is that however much any government tries they will not be seen to be impartial if they are locked into a parliamentary deal at Westminster with one of the Northern Ireland parties, and you never know in what unpredictable way events will turn out, and we can not know if that impartiality is going to be crucial at some stage in the future'.

by | June 19, 2017 | 03:07

The woman was desperately searching for her husband who, according to The Mirror , was trapped in an elevator during the fire. More than 600 guardsmen and cavalry make up the parade, a celebration of the Sovereign's official birthday, although the Queen's actual birthday is on April 21.

by | June 19, 2017 | 03:04

Carson was asked if he believed Mueller could be fair following the President's tweets calling the probe into alleged collusion between his campaign and Russian Federation "a witch hunt". "I am being investigated for firing the FBI Director by the man who told me to fire the FBI Director!" Dianne Feinstein, top Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee, said she was "increasingly concerned" that Trump will fire both Mueller and Rosenstein.

by | June 19, 2017 | 03:05

Jack Sava, director of trauma at MedStar Washington Hospital Center said at a news conference Friday afternoon. According to the medical staff, Scalise arrived in critical condition with a "imminent risk of death". "By playing tonight we are showing the world that we will not be intimidated by threats, acts of violence or assaults on our democracy", said President Donald Trump , appearing on the park's giant screen but not attending.

by | June 19, 2017 | 03:01

After the initial outrage over her tweets, Zille did apologise and said she was not defending or justifying colonialism, but only highlighting that its consequences were not only negative. "I have apologised. What I have not agreed to do is to plead guilty to charges of misconduct which I have never committed", she said. Although Zille has apologized for her comments, Maimane said she had refused to offer an unreserved apology to the party and the country.

by | June 19, 2017 | 02:55

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , who appointed Mueller last month, testified Tuesday he has seen no evidence of good cause to fire Mueller. The op-ed comes just days after a friend claimed that President Donald Trump was considering firing the special counsel.

by | June 19, 2017 | 02:58

The U.S. soldiers wounded in the attack were evacuated for treatment, military officials said. He said one of the attackers was still holding out. Civilians as well as officers were wounded both in the gun battle and the auto bomb's blast, Danesh said.

by | June 19, 2017 | 02:51

A Londoner, a Canadian woman and a French national were also among the seven people killed in Saturday night's attack in the capital. "At the risk of sounding cliché, life is short and we should all use the time we have wisely". Zelenak has been described by family as a "very special, kindred spirit", who never did anything wrong. Mr Pigeard was said to be from Caen, in Normandy, but had been living in London for more than two years.

by | June 19, 2017 | 02:46

He added that the party needs to change its ideas and its organization and that a "collective leadership" is going to replace him. Victory for Macron, France's youngest leader since Napoleon, marks the routing of the old political class. While French voters have handed presidents large majorities in parliament in the past, this time Macron's party is splitting - and therefore weakening - the opposition.

by | June 19, 2017 | 02:44

The sheriff said within two hours of the fatal shooting, he had warrants for both men for murder charges. Putnam County Sheriff Howard Sills called the fugitive inmates "dangerous beyond description". At that point, the fugitives left in a Jeep Cherokee, Swing said. His wife can be heard sobbing as he tries to reassure her, saying: "It's all right".

by | June 19, 2017 | 02:40

Stop. "No, I have not", he said. "It's a mistake to pretend that this is going to be some neutral investigation", Gingrich said. Noted Trump surrogate Newt Gingrich , a former Speaker of the House, reversed himself this week and began attacking Mueller as a vicious partisan whose hiring of Democratic loyalists as deputies has cast his impartiality into doubt.

by | June 19, 2017 | 02:41

Scalise, the third-ranking Republican in the House, underwent three surgeries, the latest one on Saturday. Scalise was one of five people shot when a gunman opened fire Wednesday as the Republican team practiced in Alexandria, Va. Nonetheless, said Sava, "we fully expect him to be able to walk" and 'hopefully run'. After Saturday's surgery, which was not described in detail, Scalise "continues to show improvement", the hospital statement said.

by | June 19, 2017 | 02:35

Security Ministry spokesman Baba Cisse said by telephone that two people had been killed, including a French-Gabonese citizen and another whose nationality was not yet known. But the militants have continued targeting Malian forces and peacekeepers, making it the deadliest United Nations mission in the world. In March the same year, a grenade and gun attack on La Terrasse nightclub in Bamako killed five people, including foreigners.

by | June 19, 2017 | 02:32

Bernie Sanders. Sanders says he's anxious the legislation , which also includes sanctions against Iran, could hurt the Iranian nuclear deal. The Russian provisions would add people involved in the alleged Russian hacking attacks on the U.S.