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The package includes a guarantee to rehouse people as close as practically possible to where they previously lived, either in the borough of Kensington and Chelsea or in neighbouring boroughs. "This was a awful tragedy that took place". The prime minister announced a fast-tracked public inquiry into what caused the fire to rapidly spread through the high-rise block of apartments and promised to provide increased aid to help survivors cope and find alternative housing.
  • Brooks Koepka wins 2017 US Open

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    Only six players had ever reached double digits under par in the previous 116 times at the U.S. Open. Still hanging around was Rickie Fowler , who made 15-foot birdie putts on both par 5s to atone for some wild driving early on in which he had to scramble for pars.
  • Bill Cosby's Accusers Have Not Lost Hope Despite Mistrial

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    District Attorney Kevin Steele told reporters his office plans to retry the case. Cosby is also battling sexual battery or defamation cases still pending by 10 women in California and MA. "It can come down to the smallest thing", said Gomez. Chloe Goins, a former model who said Mr Cosby drugged and sexually abused her at the Playboy Mansion in 2008, is also suing the comedian on sexual battery and other claims.
  • Scalise upgraded from 'critical' to 'serious'

    Scalise upgraded from 'critical' to 'serious'

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    When Scalise arrived in the hospital, he had an "imminent risk of death" and was "as critical as you can be", doctors also said. Because the bullet shattered, there may be hundreds of fragments in Scalise's body and doctors do not intend to try to remove them all, Sava said.
  • George Clooney's wife Amal gives birth to twins Ella and Alexander

    George Clooney's wife Amal gives birth to twins Ella and Alexander

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    It comes after George , 56, hinted last week that Amal , 39, was due to give birth very soon when he pulled out of attending the ceremony for the Aurora Prize in Armenia. A representative for the couple said that mum and children are healthy and happy and the family are overjoyed by their new arrivals. The couple, who Wednesday in 2014 in Venice , are typically private about their personal lives, though George did open up about Amal's pregnancy earlier this year.
  • Koepka wins first major championship at US Open

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    ERIN, Wis. (AP ) - The list of places Brooks Koepka had to go to win golf tournaments looks like a page straight out of a travelogue. And unlike most players after a first major, he's willing to say it. "Maybe narrow the fairways a bit, and I'd like to see the fescue a little bit thinner, so it's not a full-shot penalty for hitting in there". Like Harman, Thomas couldn't match Koepka's final-round mastery, which came on Father's Day.
  • Prosecutors rest case in Cosby sex assault trial

    Prosecutors rest case in Cosby sex assault trial

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    He raised his walking stick in acknowledgment. He then waved from the back of an SUV. Cosby is on trial on charges he drugged and sexually violated a former Temple University women's basketball team employee at his suburban Philadelphia home in 2004.
  • Team NZ take America's Cup lead

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    The Kiwis' 50-foot catamaran rose onto its hydrofoils and sped off across the turquoise waters of the Great Sound. Oracle used their postponement card, which was essentially an insurance policy for a team if they suffered gear breakage on the race course, to buy themselves some time to work out how to negate Emirates Team New Zealand's clear speed advantage early on the 34th Cup match.
  • Number of people assumed dead in London tower block blaze to rise

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    The council has been widely criticised for its handling of the disaster, with residents complaining that officials had provided little support or information. 'We urge swift action to rehouse the homeless, in consultation with them, rather than send them to cheaper places far from London , ' the London Faiths Forum said in a statement.