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Theresa May orders public inquiry into tragic London tower blaze

It's feared up to 2500 buildings in NSW have highly flammable cladding installed similar to that being blamed for London's devastating tower block fire. Paucho - dubbed the Grenfell Tower cat - was taken in by volunteers after he was saved from the fire that ripped through the flats yesterday. Ms Evans told the Press Association that Ms Elgwahry had last been heard from when she spoke to another friend in the tower block - who was since confirmed safe - at around 2.30am.



Israel denies Palestinian Authority has stopped paying terrorists' families, contradicting Tillerson

The ranking Democrat on the committee, Maryland Sen. "Whether it be a proposed 32 per cent cut to your department, which represents us in some of the most important forms in every country around the world; whether it be a decision to back out of the most important worldwide agreement that has been entered into over the course of the last decade or whether it be this decision, whether it be deliberate or not, to keep assistant secretary and deputy secretary positions unstaffed for a longer time ...



Cotton suggests Comey set precedent of private meetings with Trump

The special counsel appointed to investigate Russian influence in the 2016 presidential campaign is now examining whether President Trump tried to obstruct justice, it has been reported. Trump's legal team quickly denounced the report on Wednesday. Although he was strongly critical of some of Comey's testimony, the president said last week that the former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief had vindicated him when he said that while he was at the agency, Trump was not the subject of the ...



UK General Election Results Show Rejection of 'Hard Brexit'

May is now expected to form a minority government with the support of the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP), a Northern Irish party with 10 members of Parliament , which is dedicated to keeping Northern Ireland as part of the United Kingdom.



Family of freed student adjusting to "different reality"

Knowing that his 22-year-old son, a University of Virginia undergraduate, is back on American soil after being inexplicably detained in January 2016 is a relief to the anguished family, Fred Warmbier said. In Warmbier's hometown of Wyoming, just outside of Cincinnati, residents tied ribbons to trees and said news of his release had sent waves of shock and joy through the community.


North Korea claims Otto Warmbier released on humanitarian ground

North Korea claims Otto Warmbier released on humanitarian ground

Fred Warmbier also stated that President Trump called him on Wednesday night, saying, "It was a really nice conversation". "When Otto was first taken we were advised by the previous administration to take a low profile while they worked to obtain his release".