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Mr Cundy said: "Sadly, as of this morning, I am afraid to say there are now 79 people who we believe are now dead or missing and we have to presume they are dead". At least 79 people have been declared or presumed dead after the June 14 inferno. "Occupy it, compulsory purchase it, requisition it. there's a lot of things you can do", Corbyn said on Sunday during an interview on ITV .
  • Terror strikes United Kingdom yet again; 1 killed

    Terror strikes United Kingdom yet again; 1 killed

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    Metropolitan Police deputy assistant commissioner Neil Basu said the man who died was already receiving first aid from members of the public and it was not yet known if his death was caused by the attack. In a statement at 4.46am they said the incident was being investigated by counter-terrorism police. An imam told British media he had protected the suspect from the crowd until police arrived to arrest him.
  • Brexit talks to focus first on orderly exit

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    And almost three months have ticked away since Prime Minister Theresa May started the two-year countdown to departure. "A deal like no other in history", Davis said in a statement as he headed into the talks. However, ending ECJ jurisdiction over United Kingdom law is one area that the United Kingdom government has said is not negotiable. The two men will meet for a week every month to negotiate, and use the time in between to "work on proposals".
  • Ireland - Theresa May's latest Brexit blunder

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    Theresa May has lost her overall majority by calling a snap election on April 18, and she is now dependent on the support on the far-right DUP, renowned for its extremely conservative moral agenda, which includes a distinctively homophobic approach to politics.
  • Iran's Revolutionary Guard says hit Syria for Tehran attacks

    Iran's Revolutionary Guard says hit Syria for Tehran attacks

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    That attack marked the first to hit Iran , shocking its residents who believed the chaos engulfing the rest of the Middle East would not find them in the Shiite-majority nation. "Aircraft from the "international coalition" targeted one of our fighter planes in the Resafa region of southern Raqqa province this afternoon while it was conducting a mission against the terrorist Islamic State group", said the army.
  • Georgia race finally heads to voters; DC watching closely

    Georgia race finally heads to voters; DC watching closely

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    Georgia's 6th Congressional District had been solidly red for years, flipping from Democrat to Republican in 1978, with the election of Rep. Newt Gingrich , who later went on to be House speaker. There is also a not so subtle message that Karen Handel might lose, so Trump doesn't want to get too close, but mostly this is an example of Trump's hamster brain on meth unable to deliver full thoughts or any sort of clear message.
  • 'There are no winners here today,' prosecutor says after Michelle Carter conviction

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    Roy to get back in the truck constituted wanton and reckless conduct by Ms. Carter , creating a situation where there is a high degree of likelihood that substantial harm will result to Mr. "If you point a gun at somebody, you're pretty much intending to shoot them", Gutterman said. Defense lawyers argued that Roy had a history of depression and suicide attempts and was determined to take his own life.
  • Tropical storm warnings issued in Louisiana

    Tropical storm warnings issued in Louisiana

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    Because of that, the National Hurricane Center in Miami initiated Tropical Storm Warnings in advance of the system, even though it's not formally named. The main hazard from Potential Tropical Cyclone Three is expected to be heavy rainfall of 4 to 8 in. with isolated maximum amounts of 10 in. Rain chances will remain near 100-percent Tuesday and Wednesday with very breezy conditions.
  • Police investigating London Bridge attack arrest 19-year-old in Barking

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    Commander Dean Haydon , head of Scotland Yard's Counter Terrorism Command, said: 'We've been working round the clock to understand what these men did in the lead up to the attack , but we need to know more about these unusual knives. Also in the van were 13 Molotov cocktails and two blow torches to ignite them - which could also fit the siege theory. Asked if the Metropolitan Police needed more resources, Dick said: "We will want more resources to help us and I am sure the same will be ...
  • Delhi, Kabul start air freight corridor to bypass Pakistan block

    Delhi, Kabul start air freight corridor to bypass Pakistan block

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    The ceremonies in Kabul and New Delhi marked the launch of India-Afghanistan air-freight corridor, which Ghani and Prime Minister Narendra Modi had agreed upon in September 2016. It is allowed to send a limited amount of goods overland through Pakistan into India, but imports from India are not allowed along this route. Man-made filaments, articles of apparels and clothing accessories, pharmaceutical products, cereals, man-made staple fibres, tobacco products, dairy and poultry ...
  • Puerto Rico votes in favor of statehood

    Puerto Rico votes in favor of statehood

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    After the vote, Rosselló said Washington can "no longer ignore" Puerto Rico's statehood preference. Almost half a million Puerto Ricans voted for statehood compared to more than 7,600 who voted for free association/independence and almost 6,700 who wanted full independence.