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In parliament, the government's fire and housing ministers said other tower blocks which were also recently refurbished would be assessed. On Friday fire crews again used water to damp down the charred building as they began a third day of picking through the tower's charred remains.
  • Amazon is buying Whole Foods in a $13.7B deal

    Amazon is buying Whole Foods in a $13.7B deal

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    The deal is expected to close during the second half of the year. Apparently, investors in the "healthy" grocery chain have not been happy with its performance and encouraged them to sell or merge with another chain. Walmart, which has the largest share of the USA food market, has been working on lowering prices, while Target has been struggling to turn around its grocery business.
  • Trump confirms he's under investigation for firing former FBI Director James Comey

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    He said he believes Mr Trump ultimately fired him "because of the Russian Federation investigation". But Donald Trump is no Richard Nixon. And voila! Someone who wasn't a criminal goes to prison without forming any bad intent. Last month, Rosenstein sent a memo to Trump raising concerns over FBI Director James Comey - concerns the White House then cited as a central reason for Comey's firing .
  • People come together to celebrate loving mother and MP Jo Cox

    People come together to celebrate loving mother and MP Jo Cox

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    She said: "I think what it shows is that people have got a real appetite for something positive to bring people together". More than 110,000 events are expected to be held across the United Kingdom this weekend as part of The Great Get Together , an initiative set up by Cox's family.
  • Annual US Congress baseball game brings unity after shooting

    Annual US Congress baseball game brings unity after shooting

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    They released photos of guns similar to the handgun and rifle that were used in the attack, which officials have said were purchased legally. Republicans and Democrats are fighting for bragging rights in their annual Congressional Baseball game, and doing so as one unit - Team Scalise.
  • A ballgame of unity, spirit, friendly rivalry, won by Dems

    A ballgame of unity, spirit, friendly rivalry, won by Dems

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    Quick and heroic actions by a Capitol Police security detail and Alexandria Police thankfully averted others from being shot or killed. The FBI continues to process evidence in an effort to assess the potential motivations of the shooter, the agency said in a statement Friday.
  • Special Counsel Looking Into Whether Trump Obstructed Justice

    Special Counsel Looking Into Whether Trump Obstructed Justice

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    In a February meeting, Comey said, Trump told Sessions and other administration officials to leave the room before asking him to drop a probe into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn's contacts with Russian Federation. The news is also more likely to push Trump toward forcing Mueller out as he continues to look for a way to lift the cloud of the Russian Federation scandal that has hovered over the White House since he took office.
  • Jewish stars, directors and shows clean up at Tonys

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    Appearing as his " House of Cards " character Frank Underwood, he wisecracked that he'd better leave, "before Bette Midler thanks anyone else". Last but not least, the play titled Oslo won Best Play, a production composed by J.T. A Doll's House, Part 2 star Laurie Metcalf won her first Tony Award for best performance by an actress in a play. Spacey remarked, prompting Goldberg to respond, "Well, Kevin, it depends on who you ask!" The Tony Awards honor the best plays and ...
  • Police make new arrest in London Bridge attack probe

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    The Metropolitan Police, in a statement posted on its website, said the man was taken into custody at a south London police station and was being detained under the Terrorism Act. After his payment was declined, Butt and his two accomplices rented a smaller van. In addition to the fake explosives, police have released images of ceramic knives found on or near the assailants and the van they used to hit people on the bridge.
  • DHE Odisha Plus 2 Merit List 2017 released, check at dheodisha

    DHE Odisha Plus 2 Merit List 2017 released, check at dheodisha

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    This year total available seat in this admission process in around 4 lakh. Over 3 lakh students have been included in the first DHE Odisha Plus 2 Merit List 2017, of which the highest are from the Arts stream with 2,27,790 seats. Cut-offs have been declared category wise. The reservation will be as per the general norms of 22.55% for Scheduled Tribes and 16.25% for Scheduled Caste.
  • Gunman who shot Republican congressman had history of railing against GOP

    Gunman who shot Republican congressman had history of railing against GOP

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    He told his wife that he was headed to Washington, D.C., "to work on taxes". Three others, a GOP congressional aide, a USA capitol police officer and a lobbyist were also injured by gunfire. Steve Scalise of Louisiana, a true friend and patriot, was badly injured but will fully recover. In Illinois, it's a 24-hour wait minimum", explained Barter.
  • Uber's CEO takes leave as recommended by outside team

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    Meanwhile, a statement was included in Uber's note announcing new policies that are meant to help it fight sexual harassment and change a corporate culture that has been blamed for allowing workplace misconduct to flourish. "I've gotten nothing but aggressive hostility from them". Kalanick did not offer a date for his return. He describes his grief over his mother's death but also references a need for personal change.