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Grenfell Tower Fire: Theresa May apologizes for government response in Parliament speech

Grenfell Tower Fire: Theresa May apologizes for government response in Parliament speech

UK Prime Minister Theresa May apologized Wednesday for the government's failure to give families the help they needed after the devastating fire that gutted a high-rise apartment building in London last week. Prime Minister Theresa May, leading a "zombie" government after a disastrous election, on Wednesday unveiled a diluted programme of action that included the mammoth legislation needed to take Britain out of the EU. Consulte Mais Informação

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UAE warns Qatar to take neighbours' demands 'seriously'

Four Arab states that have isolated Qatar have handed the country a list of 13 demands , including some that are likely to infuriate Doha and exacerbate the region's worst crisis in decades. The demands also call on Qatar to stop giving citizenship to wanted nationals from the four countries and revoke it for existing nationals from those countries where it violates their laws. Consulte Mais Informação

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2 guards killed by inmates during bus transport in Georgia

Two prisoners involved in the fatal shootings of two corrections officers on a bus Tuesday morning in central Georgia apparently have ditched their prison uniforms for stolen clothes. "If I knew where they were I would not be talking with you", Sills said. The inmates are considered to be armed and extremely unsafe. The sheriff of Oconee County , whose jurisdiction is north of where the killings occurred, wrote a post on Facebook to the escaped convicts. Consulte Mais Informação

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Democratic Rep. Filemon Vela: Pelosi 'doesn't help our candidate

Democratic Rep. Filemon Vela: Pelosi 'doesn't help our candidate

Many Democrats are calling for House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi , D-Calif., to step down from her party leadership role after a bruising - and expensive - House race loss in Georgia's 6th district. "I thrive on competition, and I welcome the discussion", she said. Georgia's 6th shares numerous same characteristics as the districts that Democrats believe will pave their way to a House majority in 2018. Consulte Mais Informação

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UN's Zeid warns Gulf states to respect rights in Qatar row

UN's Zeid warns Gulf states to respect rights in Qatar row

Pakistan's prime minister on Tuesday expressed hopes for a swift resolution to the crisis with the energy-rich nation of Qatar , which has seen major Arab countries and others cut ties and move to isolate the Gulf Arab state. That tensions are rising between Qatar and the other nations, who have their own large fleets of USA warplanes, but this purchase in a totally different context. Consulte Mais Informação

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South Africa beat England to level series

All-rounder Chris Morris was in inspired form, only conceding 18 runs from his four overs and taking two scalps. And then came the turning point. Phehlukwayo's throw hit Roy on his boot and the tourists, led by Morris started appealing for obstructing the field and umpire Michael Gough immediately signalled a dead ball and went upstairs with a soft signal not out. Consulte Mais Informação

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Scalise upgraded to 'fair condition,' beginning rehabilitation

Scalise upgraded to 'fair condition,' beginning rehabilitation

He opened fire at the Republican congressional baseball team practice in Alexandria, Va., after asking another lawmaker whether the team practicing was a group of Republicans or Democrats. The shooting was allegedly carried out by James T. Hodgkinson, who was later killed by police. Doctors previously said Scalise's condition "was as critical as you can be when he came in". Consulte Mais Informação

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Brussels attacker Moroccan, shouted 'Allahu akbar'

Brussels attacker Moroccan, shouted 'Allahu akbar'

The man then shouted " Allahu akbar ", Arabic for "God is great", before a soldier shot him dead, the magistrate said. "We do not know if the man is still alive or that he is dead", Van der Sypt added. News agency Reuters claim that an attacker has been shot by the police and is thought to have been wearing a suicide belt explosive device. The city's central Grand Place square was evacuated for a period but later reopened. Consulte Mais Informação

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Angry Trump decries being target of Russian Federation probe

President Donald Trump complained on social media about the wide-ranging investigation of Russian interference in the us election as Robert Mueller appeared to widen his probe to include whether Trump tried to obstruct justice. The probe by special counsel Robert Mueller, a former FBI chief, "marks a major turning point in the almost year-old FBI investigation, which until recently focused on Russian meddling during the presidential campaign and on whether there was any coordination between ... Consulte Mais Informação

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GOP senators now oppose health bill - enough to sink it

S. Toomey must vote no on the Senate bill. While McConnell's bill curtails the program at a slower rate than the House version, it ultimately cuts deeper, which has prompted senators whose states expanded Medicaid to raise red flags. Dean Heller on Friday afternoon that he is not on board with Senate leadership's health care bill probably spoiled them. Even Mr Obama wrote: I was careful to say again and again that while the Affordable Care Act represented a significant step forward ... Consulte Mais Informação

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