World More than 20 dead from forest fires in central Portugal
Author: 0 More than 20 dead from forest fires in central Portugal

The mayor of Pedrogao Grande, Valdemar Alves, said that some villages had been "completely surrounded by flames", as quoted in the Publico newspaper. However, there are favorable signs in other areas of central Portugal also hit by wildfires, authorities said.

Author: 0 The House's health care bill is 'mean,' Trump reportedly tells senators

The bill is unlikely to be passed in the Senate , according to the report . Moderate GOP senators have been pushing to ease those restrictions. If Republicans scrape up the necessary votes, the Senate will pass a bill that could gut Medicaid, which in turn could ding California taxpayers.

Author: 0 Escaped Ga. Inmates Who Killed 2 Guards Captured In Tennessee, Police Say

The veteran sheriff said his heart was still with the officers, their families and other victims of the inmates' alleged crimes. She said her cousin is not a monster. The approached a nearby home and the homeowner called police and his neighbors. Hale said in a press conference on Friday that he thought they surrendered because his vehicle looks like a police cruiser.

Author: 0 Britain eyes Brexit deal 'like no other in history'

He also confirmed that Britain would opt for a "hard Brexit " that involves quitting the EU's single market and customs union, rejecting suggestions that after a poor election performance by May the line might be softened. "An overly blinkered approach focused on simply cutting immigration to tens of thousands and focusing only on high skilled employees could leave employers high and dry, especially those who rely on European Union migrants to fill low-skilled jobs", Davies said.

World Inmates shoot, kill 2 correctional officers in Georgia
Author: 0 Inmates shoot, kill 2 correctional officers in Georgia

Billue was 58 and is survived by his father, five sisters, two brothers and two sons, said Jim Green, an attorney who's speaking for the Billue family. After the shooting, the two are accused of carjacking a man and stealing his light green 2004 Honda civic. 16 West of Sparta near Eatonton around 5:45 a.m.

World 10 still in critical condition after London fire
Author: 0 10 still in critical condition after London fire

Grief turned to outrage Friday amid reports that materials used in the building's renovation could have fueled the i. A hero firefighter who risked his life battling his way up Grenfell Tower as the inferno raged has said the screams will haunt him forever.

Author: 0 Japan investigates delay in reporting US Navy ship collision

On Monday, a spokesperson for the Japanese coastguard, Takeshi Aikawa, said that the collision happened at 1:30 a.m. The Japan Captains' Association, which mainly consists of skippers of commercial ships, calls on ships running near the cape to voluntarily keep to the right - westbound ships sailing close to the peninsula and eastbound vessels keeping far away from it.

Author: 0 Oil prices flat after weeks of steep declines

Investment bank Goldman Sachs said if the U.S. rig count holds, fourth-quarter domestic oil production would rise substantially. Along with reports of OPEC supplies rising in May due to the increase in the output from Libya and Nigeria despite being exempted from the cut, data from the American Petroleum Institute and the U.S.

Author: 0 Attacker rams police van in popular Paris shopping district

Police were seen removing his clothes to checking his body for explosives as the bomb squad were on the scene. Eighty-six people died in a truck attack on a crowd in Nice a year ago and similar incidents have occurred in other European cities.

World Saudi Arabia says captured 3 Iran Revolutionary Guards from boat
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia says captured 3 Iran Revolutionary Guards from boat

A military statement published today on the state-run Saudi Press Agency said three boats "bearing red and white flags" raced toward its Marjan offshore oil field. Aghababaie said "even if the boats had entered Saudi waters, the coastguard were not authorised to open fire". Tensions between Iran and Saudi Arabia, who are regional rivals, has ramped up as each side accuses the other of meddling in conflicts across the Middle East.

Author: 0 People Still Missing After Grenfell Tower Fire Assumed Dead

Commander Stuart Cundy said the scale of the "indescribable" damage from the fire was such that some of the victims may never be identified in a statement released on Sunday evening. The investigation into the fire will span a "wide range of areas", Cundy said, from its original construction, to the refurbishment and how it has been managed and maintained.

World Philippines Says Some Militants May Have Slipped out of Embattled City
Author: 0 Philippines Says Some Militants May Have Slipped out of Embattled City

MindaNews sources in Marawi said it is no secret that families store firearms in their houses and terrorists could easily add up to their firepower by using the firearms inside the houses and buildings inside the conflict zone. "The roadblock that they're saying is the checkpoint that is in between Iligan and Marawi and we have not been allowing anyone else other than local government and other officials to come in to Marawi because of the conflict that is ongoing", Padilla explained.

Author: 0 Obama Adm. Never Reached Out to Captured American's North Korean Roommate

Otto Warmbier , a University of Virginia student, was medically evacuated from North Korea and flown to Cincinnati late Tuesday. Foreign nationals have also been detained on political grounds, including two U.S. Veteran former USA politician and diplomat Bill Richardson also offered on Friday to visit North Korea to try to secure their release. Fred Warmbier, father of the 22-year-old, said that he does not buy North Korea's explanation for his son's injuries.

World Russian Federation threatens to target USA coalition jets after Syrian warplane shot down
Author: 0 Russian Federation threatens to target USA coalition jets after Syrian warplane shot down

The SU-22 fighter bomber was engaged by an F/A-18E Super Hornet after it had dropped bombs near the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces , the Pentagon said. The US military later said it was seeking to re-establish the hotline. "I'm sure that because of this neither the USA nor anyone else will take any actions to threaten our aircraft", he told the state-owned RIA Novosti news agency.

World Plans to sue President Trump over allegedly taking foreign government payments
Author: 0 Plans to sue President Trump over allegedly taking foreign government payments

The Washington Post reported that the attorney's suspect Trump is violating the anti-corruption clauses of the Constitution and "received payments from foreign governments" after assuming the presidential office. Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh also underscored that the framers of the Constitution included the clause for good reason. And presidents may not accept anything more than their salaries from either the federal or state governments.

Author: 0 Trump confirms he's under investigation for firing former FBI Director James Comey

Mr. Mueller inherited the criminal investigations into Mr. Flynn and Mr. Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort. "Nice", the president tweeted . Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein warned against trusting anonymous sources late Thursday night, shortly before The Washington Post published a damaging story about White House adviser Jared Kushner that relied on unnamed us officials as sources.

Author: 0 BJP Parliamentary Board to meet to finalise prez nominee

This three-member committee was constituted by Shah last week and it comprised senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders Rajnath Singh , M. Venkaiah Naidu and Arun Jaitley . The nomination is expected to be submitted on June 23 - Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to be present for the submission before he departs for the U.S.

World Bollywood incomplete without Karan Johar: Saif Ali Khan
Author: 0 Bollywood incomplete without Karan Johar: Saif Ali Khan

His answer confused everyone as a few months ago he said that he was happy to see Sara do whatever she wishes to. Saif Ali Khan's undeniably gorgeous daughter, Sara Ali Khan is FINALLY going to make her much awaited debut opposite Sushant Singh Rajput in Abhishek Verma's Kedarnath .

World Middle East More arrests in Iran, mastermind of Tehran twin attacks killed
Author: 0 Middle East More arrests in Iran, mastermind of Tehran twin attacks killed

Iran's intelligence ministry released a communiqué recounting the latest follow-up measures by Iran's security forces after the Wednesday terrorist attack on Tehran , Mehr news agency reports. "Exactly when the Iranian people was engaged with an attack on the parliament by terrorists, the US Senate shamelessly approved a bill against the Iranian people, and approved supporting terrorists", he said.

Author: 0 United Kingdom government delays Queen's Speech

Labour is believed to be considering tabling amendments to Wednesday's speech on a range of issues including school cuts, preserving the winter fuel allowance, and scrapping the bedroom tax, which some Conservatives may allow to pass by abstaining on the vote.

Author: 0 Cause of USA student's brain injury in N.Korea still unknown: doctors

American student Otto Warmbier speaks as he is presented to reporters in Pyongyang, North Korea in February 2016. He was arrested for trying to steal an item with a propaganda slogan, according to North Korean media. "I know you have many questions about what transpired. And so we're looking to the future", said the father. Three Americans remain in North Korea custody.

Author: 0 British PM May to meet Sinn Fein, other Northern Ireland parties

The European Parliament , which named former Belgian prime minister Verhofstadt as its Brexit pointman a year ago, will have the final say on any deal on Britain's exit from the EU. But pressure was mounting on Mrs May to change course on the type of Brexit Britain should pursue, and consult more widely across rival parties. Most importantly, with Northern Ireland having voted to remain in the European Union while the United Kingdom as a whole voted out, the DUP has won agreement ...