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One Dead, 10 Injured As Van Hits Muslims Leaving Mosque

A 48-year-old man was arrested after members of the public apprehended him after he left the van and tried to flee the scene. The Secretary of State for Wales said South Wales Police was working with officers from London on the investigation.



No DUP deal but Queen's Speech date confirmed

The announcement by Andrea Leadsom suggests that Prime Minister Theresa May and the Northern Ireland-based Democratic Unionist Party have struck an agreement or are close to one. Brexit Secretary David Davis said parts of the Tory manifesto had to be "pruned away" because they would not command support from the Commons. The Prime Minister was meeting separately with representatives of Sinn Fein, the Ulster Unionists, the SDLP and the Alliance Party, as well as the DUP, in Downing Street in ...



Dominant New Zealand increase America's Cup lead

We also learned, or confirmed, the kiwi team is insane fast in the 8 knot winds seen today. From 8-1 down and facing match point, Larry Ellison's defending champions won eight races in a row to triumph 9-8. "However, I've been here before, and it is still only a point!" In the first race, Spithill was over the starting line early, forcing him to drop two boat lengths behind to clear the penalty.



1 suspect held in mosque attack

In a statement , police described the person as a worshipper who was receiving first aid outside the mosque at the time of the attack and died at the scene. Toufik Kacimi, chief executive of the Muslim Welfare House, told Sky News: "People grabbed him outside and started hitting him". Dozens of people had just finished prayers at the mosque when a van crashed into pedestrians.



President Calls House Health Care Bill "Mean", Pushes Senate for "Generous" Legislation

Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski, who attended a meeting with President Donald Trump at the White House on Tuesday, said upon returning to Capitol Hill that she couldn't say whether GOP leaders were taking into account her suggestions. Susan Collins, a moderate Republican from ME who's seen as a tough vote to get. Conservatives like Sens. Ted Cruz and Rand Paul have also come out against a slower phase-out of this funding, making a compromise more hard.


Death toll in London tower block fire rises to 79

Death toll in London tower block fire rises to 79

Members of London's emergency services observe a minutes' silence in memory of the victims of the June 14 fire at the Grenfell Tower block, pictured on the horizon, in Kensington, west London, on June 19, 2017. Two British officials have said that new exterior cladding used in a renovation of Grenfell Tower may have been banned under United Kingdom building regulations.