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Author: 0 London fire: Queen Elizabeth issues somber message after site visit

Police said the death toll could change. Cundy said police would consider criminal prosecutions if there is evidence of wrongdoing and the police investigation would include scrutiny of the renovation project. "People raised these concerns, people were expressing issues regarding the safety and risky living conditions", says Lancaster West Residents Association chairwoman Olesea Matcovschi.

Author: 0 Bill Cosby mistrial sparks outrage

His lawyer said the entertainer and Constand were lovers sharing a consensual sexual encounter. Cosby, 79, has been publicly accused of sexual assault by dozens of women, accusations he's repeatedly and flatly denied , and many of which fall outside the relevant statutes of limitations.

Author: 0 Cosby's team attacks judge likely to retry him in sex case

As news reporters streamed out of the room, several other Cosby accusers, some in tears, waited in line to hug Constand , who smiled broadly and maintained her composure. After the announcement, the Montgomery County District Attorney, Kevin R. Steele , announced he would retry the case . His wife of more than 50 years, Camille Cosby, accompanied him Monday, and his onscreen daughter, Keshia Knight Pulliam, who played Rudy Huxtable on The Cosby Show escorted him into the Montgomery ...

Author: 0 Darjeeling unrest: Protestors, police clash

The GJM supporters took out the rally to protest against the police raid at Bimal Gurung's residence and arrest of the GJM MLA Amar Rai's sone Vikram Rai, who is also Morcha's media manager. Although GJM leaders claimed that three of their members have been killed, ADG (Law and Order), Anuj Sharma told DNA , "We have confirmation of only one death".

Author: 0 Bill Cosby faces retrial on sexual assault charges

Overtly and arrogantly collaborating with the district attorney. This story has been corrected to show the jury consisted of seven men and five women, not seven women. Cosby remained stoic, while Constand embraced the person next to her. The 79-year-old had been charged with three counts of aggravated indecent assault.

Author: 0 Casey content with 'roller-coaster' second round

BROOKS KOEPKA, Paul Casey , Tommy Fleetwood and Brian Harman share the 36-hole lead at the U.S. Open with all four seeking their first major title. The World No.14 ranked Casey went into day two sharing second but slumped under the weight of dropping five strokes in a four-hole run from his third hole, and included in that stretch was the triple on his fifth hole.

Author: 0 U.S. destroyer collides with ship, 7 missing

President Donald Trump Saturday tweeted "thoughts and prayers" for seven USA sailors who remain missing after a Navy destroyer collided with a Phillippines-flagged merchant vessel more than three times its size off the coast of Japan. The waterways approaching Tokyo Bay are busy with commercial vessels sailing to and from Japan's two biggest container ports in Tokyo and Yokohama.

Medical Lead detected in baby food samples
Author: 0 Lead detected in baby food samples

Eight types of baby food had lead in more than 40 percent of samples. EDF did an exposure analysis (detection/nondetection), and reported the percentage of samples within different food types that tested positive for lead. The FDA says the administration set a maximum daily lead intake of six micrograms, which is being reviewed, saying on its website, "lead is in food because it is in the environment and lead can not simply be removed from food".

Author: 0 US Open sees top seeds cut, four-way tie for lead

And, although McIlroy also recorded a 71 thanks to four birdies in his last six holes, the damage had already been done by a 78 on Thursday, when a record 44 players had broken par in the benign conditions. Fowler, who shared the 36-hole lead at the Masters in April, never came seriously close to bogey because he was never in trouble. He smoothed that out on Friday, and had better results.

Medical Man awarded $870K after surgeon removes wrong testicle
Author: 0 Man awarded $870K after surgeon removes wrong testicle

Long recommended removing the testicle, while Hanes later claimed there were other treatment options available that were less invasive. Hanes consulted Long after experiencing chronic pain in his right testicle for 15 years. As a result, Hanes' attorney claimed in court, the 54-year-old Mount Union, Pennsylvania, man now suffers from a "debilitating" fear of receiving further treatment.

Author: 0 Queen Elizabeth and Prince William Comfort Survivors of the Grenfell Tower Disaster

And as NPR's Frank Langfitt in London , police are hoping that the death toll will not reach the triple digits. Met Police commander Stuart Cundy said the force knows 58 people were in the tower block on the night of the disaster. Forensic experts said the fire at Grenfell was so hot that could be compared to a cremation - a development that's going to make it hard to identify all the victims.

Author: 0 McIlroy and Day bow out of US Open

Open . Another warm, dry day is drying out the course during the second round of the U.S. Open, and the players are noticing a difference. Erin Hills has been blessed with better-than-expected weather during the first two days of the event.

Medical Top 10 Pakistan-India cricket matches
Author: 0 Top 10 Pakistan-India cricket matches

According to the 2014 agreement, India were scheduled to play six series against Pakistan , four of them were going to be Pakistan's home series, subject to clearance from the Government of India . Sarfraz and left-arm spinner Imad Wasim are the only members of this Pakistani side who have won an ICC tournament final against India . Dhoni, who hasn't got much chance to bat in the ongoing tournament, will play a crucial role with the bat and with the gloves for the defending champions.

Author: 0 New York Times sues FBI to get notes of Comey-Trump talks

President Donald Trump has lashed out at the investigators driving the Russian Federation investigation as "very bad and conflicted people", responding angrily to reports that the special counsel is looking into whether Trump obstructed justice.

Author: 0 British prime minister eyes deal to prop up minority government

The first round of Brexit talks will begin two days before a meeting of European Union leaders in Brussels on 22 and 23 June. May needs the support of the DUP to govern, after a disastrous election result in which she lost her parliamentary majority.

Author: 0 Sessions Asked Congress to Remove Marijuana Protections from Spending Bill

This comes in response to a recently revealed private letter that Jeff Sessions sent to Congressional leadership requesting that the DOJ be permitted to target and prosecute state-licensed medical cannabis facilities, now prohibited by a spending rider known as the Rohrabacher-Blumenauer amendment.

Author: 0 Donald Trump confirms he is under investigation for firing James Comey

Earlier this month, Rosenstein told The Associated Press he would recuse himself from overseeing Robert Mueller's investigation if his role in former FBI Director James Comey's firing becomes relevant to the inquiry. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein wrote a memo the White House used to justify the firing of the ex-FBI chief. This makes some sense: One subject of Mueller's investigation concerns whether Trump's firing of James Comey constituted an obstruction of justice.

Author: 0 A new cast of characters at top of US Open

Open on Thursday, seriously injuring the pilot and grabbing the attention of fans and golfers alike as they watched the fiery, smoking craft fall from the sky into an open field. "But I'd rather be remembered for something that's done on Sunday ". He added: "It doesn't matter how good you hit it, if you struggle on the greens, there's nothing you can do".

Author: 0 Graves Votes to Repeal Dodd-Frank, End Era of Big Bank Bailouts

Republicans argued Dodd-Frank's regulations slowed lending and made it more hard for small businesses to receive loans. The Financial Choice Act would also repeal the Volcker Rule, which forbids banks from making certain types of bets on investments.

Author: 0 Confirmed death toll in London fire rises to 30

The Prime Minister, who was criticised on Thursday after visiting the scene without talking to victims, has been to see the injured in hospital. "It just reminded me of 9/11", said Muna Ali, 45. She is understood to have been accompanied by her husband, Simon Konecki. They lived on the 22nd floor. Families searching for their loved ones have blanketed the area near the tower with posters searching for answers, as attention turned to whether recent refurbishment on the building was done ...

Author: 0 17 dead, public investigation sought in London tower fire

Police expect the confirmed death toll of 17 to rise and said that some victims may never be identified as fire chiefs said "unknown numbers" of bodies remain in the 1970s-built, 24-storey building. Yet she did visit some of the injured at London's Chelsea and Westminster hospital on Friday, reportedly spending about an hour with patients and staff.

Medical Big business revolts from US Paris Accord withdrawal
Author: 0 Big business revolts from US Paris Accord withdrawal

Under the Paris accord, the USA sent some $1 billion to the Green Climate Fund that is guided by the U.N. Framework Convention on Climate Change - the body that coordinates worldwide climate policy. "We will work to support them and partner churches around the world by redoubling our commitment to respond to climate change in Scotland". German Chancellor Angela Merkel, the EU's most powerful leader, pledged "more decisive action than ever" to protect the climate after Trump's "highly ...

Author: 0 US sailors missing after Aegis destroyer collides with container off Japan

Two crew members, including the ship's captain, Commander Bryce Benson, were evacuated by helicopter to a United States naval hospital in Yokosuka. The Japanese Coast Guard said it received an emergency call from a Philippine-registered container ship ACX Crystal at around 2:20 a.m.

Medical Britons seeking German citizenship increases as Brexit vote takes toll
Author: 0 Britons seeking German citizenship increases as Brexit vote takes toll

Foreigners can apply for German citizenship after eight years of residence. Applications for Irish passports from mainland Britain are up 60% so far this year , following a 40% rise last year, to around 65,000 submissions. This is the highest ever level of registered British citizens'. Brits who apply for German citizenship while the United Kingdom is still in the European Union can keep both of their passports, but those who wait until after Brexit may not be able to do the same.

Medical Letter to the editor: Health bill fairness
Author: 0 Letter to the editor: Health bill fairness

Orrin Hatch , R-Utah, and chairman of the Senate Finance Committee , called "an unaffordable and unworkable law" on Thursday. Moderate GOP senators have been pushing to ease those efforts. And when Shatz referred to the 13 GOP senators said to be involved in drafting it, Price said, "I couldn't tell you who the 13 people are". "Many of you are here because you pledged to cast this vote".

Author: 0 Russian Federation v New Zealand 2017 Confederations Cup

They might lack popularity in the wider soccer world, but the Confederations Cup will treat fans to top-level competition when the likes of Portugal , Mexico , Germany and Chile play in the ensuing days. Both Fifa and Kia share a passion for football, and these cars will be used behind the scenes to deliver the excitement of "the attractive game" to fans around the globe".

Author: 0 Horizon Pharma PLC (HZNP) Receives Daily Coverage Optimism Score of 0.14

Horizon Pharma PLC has a 12-month low of $9.45 and a 12-month high of $23.44. $17's average target is 67.16% above currents $10.17 stock price. Finally, Stifel Nicolaus restated a "buy" rating and set a $20.00 price objective (down from $35.00) on shares of Horizon Pharma PLC in a research report on Tuesday, May 9th.

Author: 0 May says Brexit talks to start as scheduled despite losing parliamentary majority

Earlier, Foster said the talks were going well: "We hope soon to be able to bring this work to a successful conclusion". "It's a unity of goal, having voted to leave the European Union , that their Government gets on with that and makes a success of it, and we are committed to developing a deep and special partnership with the European Union".

Medical USA pulling out of Paris climate accord 'shocking' Rajnath
Author: 0 USA pulling out of Paris climate accord 'shocking' Rajnath

He said he would consider re-entry if the USA could get a better deal. The group-which to date includes three governors, 30 mayors, more than 90 university presidents, and over 100 businesses-is preparing to submit a plan to the United Nations pledging to ensure that the US remains a global leader in reducing emissions.

Author: 0 Sailing: New Zealand keeps pressure on Team USA with Japan win

Emirates Team New Zealand sailed a flawless race, only coming off their foils as they crossed the finish line after extending all the way around the race course. "For us it will be a real battle, but we're up for it and looking forward to it", Ainslie said at the briefing. “It was great to be under some pressure, ” said Spithill, whose team defeated Team New Zealand twice in the qualifiers.

Medical ME fugitive Michael Brown dies in NH police chase
Author: 0 ME fugitive Michael Brown dies in NH police chase

Massachusetts State Police said the chase began in Malden and went through several communities and along several miles of highway before ending in Newton, New Hampshire. The vehicle has crashed, and state police say the pursuit has ended. Massachusetts State Police are retracing the route of the pursuit to determine exactly where the suspect fired at troopers so they can collect evidence.

Medical Take the whole family off-road with the 2018 Ford Expedition FX4
Author: 0 Take the whole family off-road with the 2018 Ford Expedition FX4

Today, Ford offered up the first numbers for the 2018 F150 engine lineup, giving us a look at the horsepower and torque figures for the 2.7L EcoBoost, the 5.0L v8 and the new 3.3L base V6. The 2018 Expedition FX4, along with the rest of the Expedition lineup, will hit dealerships this fall. Nevertheless, we expect both models will see improvements compared with their 2017 counterparts, given Ford's decision to make automatic stop/start standard, while also expanding the availability of its ...

Medical Greek stocks hit 2-year high after new deal
Author: 0 Greek stocks hit 2-year high after new deal

But the International Monetary Fund says euro zone assumptions on Greek economic growth and the country's ability to keep a high primary surplus are unrealistic and that Athens clearly needs debt relief to win back investor confidence and return to market financing.

Medical Theresa May confident government's Queen's speech will happen next week
Author: 0 Theresa May confident government's Queen's speech will happen next week

After the 2017 election meltdown saw the Conservatives lose their majority in Parliament , Theresa May was forced to seek the help of a smaller party to keep them in Government. The DUP are a far-right Christian party founded by Protestant preacher Ian Paisley in 1971. Even with a deal nearing to secure her government's survival, May is so weakened that her Brexit strategy has become the subject of public debate inside her own party, with two former prime ministers urging her to soften ...

Medical US Congressman Steve Scalise in critical condition after third surgery
Author: 0 US Congressman Steve Scalise in critical condition after third surgery

Scalise was on the second base when he was injured by a crazed gunman who was trying to kill Republicans Wednesday. House Speaker Paul Ryan and Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi told CNN's Jake Tapper on "Erin Burnett OutFront" that despite party affiliation they were both on " Team Scalise" on Thursday.

Medical Broccoli Extract Lowers Blood Sugar in Diabetics
Author: 0 Broccoli Extract Lowers Blood Sugar in Diabetics

To ascertain if sulforaphane was indeed effective in monitoring the blood sugar levels of type 2 diabetics, the researchers developed a genetic model for type 2 diabetes patients. It's also believed to reduce the chances of complications developing in the eyes or kidneys , the team reports. How did the researchers light upon sulforaphane as a blood sugar manager? They found that the broccoli compound enhanced the subject's HbA1c or glycated hemoglobin, which basically helps ...

Medical The FDA Is Going After an Opioid Painkiller for the First Time
Author: 0 The FDA Is Going After an Opioid Painkiller for the First Time

The removal was sought after concerns that the risks associated with consuming the drug outweighed its benefits, stated the FDA. "This is the first time the agency has taken steps to remove a now marketed opioid pain medication from sale due to the public health consequences of abuse".

Medical Kobayashi record lap puts Toyota on pole at Le Mans
Author: 0 Kobayashi record lap puts Toyota on pole at Le Mans

The No. 33 Eurasia Motorsport LMP2 crashed and damaged a wall less than 20 minutes into the second qualifying session, bringing out a lengthy red flag that temporarily halted the session as crews made repairs to the wall. Kobayashi's effort may have sparked celebrations in the Toyota garage, but the Japanese marque's session was not without its issues as an oil supply issue caused the No.

Author: 0 Federal government should not interfere with medical marijuana in Florida

The protections Sessions is talking about, in place since 2014, are known as the Rohrabacher-Farr amendment, and they were recently extended in an appropriations act, as Consumerist noted , meaning the Department of Justice cannot allocate funds to the prosecution of medical marijuana possession, cultivation, or sale until at least September 30.

Medical First round of Brexit talks to begin on Monday June 19
Author: 0 First round of Brexit talks to begin on Monday June 19

The announcement followed speculation that talks may have to be delayed because of the inconclusive outcome of last week's General Election, which has already forced the State Opening of Parliament to be put back from June 19 to 21. In a hint at a softer approach, Mr Davis said on Monday "we will start down this process" by focusing on the divorce proceedings from the European Union before moving on to trade.

Medical Trump says Congressman Scalise 'in some trouble' after shooting
Author: 0 Trump says Congressman Scalise 'in some trouble' after shooting

In critical condition and undergoing repeated surgery, GOP House Whip Steve Scalise faces a "much more difficult" struggle to recover from his gunshot wound than first thought, President Donald Trump says. "We've had a very, very divided country for many years". "He's always fighting, that's why this is right up his ally". Proceeds from the game will go to charity, and attendance is nearly certainly expected to spike as a result of the shooting.

Medical No longer the hot new thing? Teen vaping falls, study says
Author: 0 No longer the hot new thing? Teen vaping falls, study says

Health officials have anxious about the booming popularity of vaping products among kids, and the potential impact the trend may have on adult smoking rates in the future. Nicotine is an addictive substance, and e-cigarettes, which are often sold on the Internet and come in attractive flavors, can be especially appealing to young people, she said.

Medical Congress motion against Karnataka Council chairman defeated
Author: 0 Congress motion against Karnataka Council chairman defeated

Kumaraswamy told reporters here. Stating that KPCC President G Parameshwara had offered his party the chairman's post this morning ahead of the trust vote, he said the Congress was indulging in "political opportunism". Shankaramurthy to continue as the Chairman. Rejecting any barbs of conducting "opportunistic politics", he said that the it was the Congress party which was following such practices.

Medical We prefer a consensus presidential candidate: Congress
Author: 0 We prefer a consensus presidential candidate: Congress

A day before the crucial meeting between Congress president Sonia Gandhi and the BJP ministerial panel on presidential elections , the Congress indicated Thursday it will not support the candidature of Jharkhand governor Draupadi Murmu , who is said to be the frontrunner as NDA presidential candidate.

Medical Autism Is Linked To Mother's Fever During Pregnancy
Author: 0 Autism Is Linked To Mother's Fever During Pregnancy

The study appeared in the journal Molecular Psychiatry . Women who catch the flu or get a fever multiple times during pregnancy could raise the risk of their baby being born on the autism spectrum by at least 300%, according to a new Columbia University Study .