• Detained American Student Released After US Negotiations With North Korea

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    For this he was sentenced to 15 years hard labor on a charge of "hostile acts against the state" following a one-hour trial in March 2016. Warmbier's family says Otto contracted botulism, a rare and potentially life-threatening bacterial illness, while in North Korea, and fell into a coma after his last public appearance in 2016.
  • Hospital says Scalise needs more operations

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    Despite the shooting on Wednesday that injured several members of Congress, the game is still scheduled to be played on Thursday at Nationals Park. In posts on Twitter , the Alexandria Police Department said a suspect was believed to be in custody, and that victims were being transported to area hospitals.
  • London fire: Council seeks to reassure tenants about homes

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    As many as 600 people may have been inside the building's 120 apartments when the blaze started and apparently raced from a lower floor to the top of the tower. British Prime Minister Theresa May promised there would be a proper investigation into the disaster, which delayed her talks on trying to secure a parliamentary deal to stay in power and launch talks on Britain's exit from the European Union.
  • London fire: death toll not known - London fire commissioner

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    Mr Apter said crews had rescued 65 people from the building, and that firefighters had searched most of the tower and reached the top floor. The fire was finally put out this morning and now, images have started to emerge showing the dark black mess left behind in a building that was once the home of plush London apartments.
  • Trump Reportedly Being Investigated for Possible Obstruction of Justice

    Trump Reportedly Being Investigated for Possible Obstruction of Justice

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    Mueller, himself a widely respected former head of the FBI, has now taken up the angle of possible efforts by Trump to obstruct justice in the investigation, the Post said. Comey's firing is a "central moment that's being looked at" in the investigation, Post reporter Devlin Barrett told NPR's Ari Shapiro, "but it's not the only thing".
  • 12 dead as fire engulfs Grenfell tower

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    Entire families are still missing, and the death toll is certain to rise. London Fire Brigade chief Dany Cotton told ITV that her crews had reached the top floor of the building and conducted initial visual searches from doorways but had not done a comprehensive search because it was unsafe.
  • Sen. Kamala Harris destroys Attorney General Jeff Sessions during hearing

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    It's the resume of a legal activist, not unlike many others in Congress, where she is now a freshman senator from California. She is also the only prosecutor, and it shows. "Did you consult [Department of Justice policy] before you came before this committee knowing we would ask you questions about it?" the California asked.