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Department of Homeland Security Grants Pennsylvania REAL ID Extension

The July 10 deadline was extended three months to October 10. The REAL ID act passed the U.S. Congress in 2005. ME has been granted another extension to comply with the Federal Real ID Act. House Bill 1845 created a two-tiered system of Oklahoma identification cards and driver's licenses - one card that complies with the REAL ID Act and one that doesn't.



Local Resident Furious That Theresa May Ignored Grenfell Victims

London's fire chief said it's not expected there'll be any more survivors, raising grim questions about the final death toll. "People saw and heard things on a scale they have never seen before". Metro calls for arrests and goes in on MP David Lammy's comments that corporate manslaughter charges should be brought over poor fire safety standards.


Trump says Qatar must end terrorism funding

Trump says Qatar must end terrorism funding

He did not directly address the ongoing shipping embargo that Qatar's neighbors implemented early this week, but his comments were widely interpreted as an endorsement, a position consistent with his initial response to news of the Saudi-led blockade.



Bat-Signal to light up Los Angeles in tribute to Adam West

Best known for his role in the campy TV show, the 88-year-old West passed away last Friday after a short battle with leukaemia. West died last week from leukemia at 88. Note for non-comic book nerds: the Bat-signal is used by police forces in the fictitious Gotham City to summon Batman . In fact, some of the greatest actors came from Batman , such as Adam West , and we will remember him until the end of time .



Jury breaks with no verdict in officer's trial

As Castile handed over the insurance information, he informed the trigger happy officer that he was carrying a firearm. Castile's gun permit was later found in his wallet. I didn't want to shoot Mr. Castile. Prosecutors highlighted the dashcam video's recording of statements Yanez gave a supervisor soon after the shooting, saying variously he didn't know where Castile's gun was and that he told him to take his hand off it.