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Three aboard the destroyer had been medically evacuated to the U.S. Naval Hospital in Yokosuka, including the ship's commanding officer, Cmdr. To search the missing personnel, a joint operation has been launched by the U.S. Their names are being withheld until the families have been notified, it added. The ship was able to operate under its own power with limited propulsion, the Navy said.
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    Perhaps he also failed to recognize Congressman Brooks, but as Rep. Palmer said on Yellowhammer Radio yesterday, it's evident that God spared their lives. Clyburn charged that Trump "is allowed to hide behind political correctness to say all kinds of things about people, and I'm a little bit sick and exhausted of people saying anything they want to say about anyone they want to say it about".
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    Most in US think Trump meddled in Russia probe, poll shows

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    A source on Trump's legal team claimed the president was referring to a Washington Post story "from the other night" rather than confirming he is being investigated. "The interviews (with Rogers, Coats and Ledgett) suggest that Mueller sees the question of attempted obstruction of justice as more than just a "he said, he said" dispute between the President and the fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director, an official said".
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    The Conservatives are considering an arrangement in which the Northern Ireland party backs May on the budget and her confidence motions and the DUP stands to make huge gains from the deal. "It takes two to tango and we're ready to dance", she said. But pressure was mounting for May to change course on the type of Brexit Britain should pursue.
  • US President Donald Trump says he's being investigated for firing Federal Bureau of Investigation director

    US President Donald Trump says he's being investigated for firing Federal Bureau of Investigation director

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    Trump has called The Washington Post report a "phony story" and a "WITCH HUNT". Trump hadn't publicly admitted he was personally under investigation until now. After Comey's firing, the administration gave differing reasons for his dismissal. Trump isn't referring to Robert Mueller , who's overseeing the investigation into the broader scandal, but rather to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , whom Mueller technically answers to in the Justice Department's hierarchy because ...
  • Grenfell Tower fire protesters storm Kensington and Chelsea town hall

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    It has been feared that a protest march in London this evening could spark civil unrest, and even riots, but it appears that protesters have stormed Kensington Town Hall, demanding justice for the Grenfell Tower residents. The prime minister faced cries of "coward" and "shame on you" when she returned to the scene on Friday, having not met victims on her first visit.
  • Catholic community offers prayer, supplies for London fire victims

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    Peter Vanezis, professor of forensic medical sciences at Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, said difficulties in locating the bodies among the charred remains will likely provide the first hurdle for detectives. But the focus has turned to renovations completed previous year that added decorative touches to the building. Aluminum composite panels essentially consist of two thin layers of aluminum sandwiched around a lightweight insulating material.
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    Five soldiers faint in the heat at Trooping the Colour parade

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    Today is the annual Trooping the Colour celebration in honor of Queen Elizabeth's birthday, and the whole family had a picture flawless moment on the balcony of Buckingham Palace. Prince Harry , Camilla the Duchess of Cornwall and Catherine the Duchess of Cambridge arrived in an open-topped horse-drawn carriage. Ahead of the parade, the Queen released a statement that addressed the terrorist attacks in Manchester and London Bridge, and the fire at Grenfell Tower, an apartment block in ...
  • Two Gambians feared dead in United Kingdom fire

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    The senior officer said that 5,000 missing persons calls had been made to the police casualty bureau, many involving multiple reports concerning one individual; one person was reported missing 46 times . "You have to be prepared to receive people's emotions, and not be so frightened about people". May had faced earlier criticism for not meeting grieving relatives and other residents during a visit to the site of the tragedy in West London on Thursday.
  • Unlike military rulers, my family respects law: Pakistan PM's brother

    Unlike military rulers, my family respects law: Pakistan PM's brother

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    The Punjab CM added that even though he had severe back pain, he did not flee from the JIT's summons. Critisising the premier, he asked how are they being victimised if they have become billionaires. "The reliance and reference to "technical analysis" is indeed an admission by the JIT of phone tapping and monitoring of witnesses, a violation of the law and the Constitution", the Dawn quoted the PM House, as saying, in its rejoinder to the JIT application in which it had accused some ...
  • London fire protesters storm city hall

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    At least 30 people have died in the Grenfell Tower fire, police have revealed. The Guardian reported Friday that cladding used on the high-rise structure was made of the cheaper, more flammable material of two types offered by the manufacturer.