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World Driver plows into crowd outside London mosque, injuring 10
Author: 0 Driver plows into crowd outside London mosque, injuring 10

British Prime Minister Theresa May described the incident as "sickening", and pledged to increase security around mosques ahead of Hari Raya Puasa. The Harry Potter author has pointed out on social media the stark differences between how the terrorist incident had been reported in the press in comparison to the reporting of the terrorist attacks in London Bridge and Ariana Grande's concert in Manchester.

World Scalise has more surgery as authorities track shooter's path
Author: 0 Scalise has more surgery as authorities track shooter's path

Wounded Republican Congressional aide Zach Barth returned to the Hill today, on crutches. Police recovered a 9mm handgun and a 7.26 caliber rifle at the scene. Though the game pegs Republicans against Democrats, attendees and participating lawmakers showed unity in wake of the shooting. Pelosi says it's "outrageous" and "beneath the dignity" of the House, adding: "How dare they say such a thing, how dare they".

World Georgia race finally heads to voters; DC watching closely
Author: 0 Georgia race finally heads to voters; DC watching closely

Georgia State University political scientists who live in the district are available to discuss the ins and outs of a race that some see as a test for Republicans and the politics of President Trump. "VOTE TODAY", President Trump added. But an Ossoff victory would help Democrats raise money and recruit candidates as they try to win back control of the House of Representatives in 2018.

World Scalise still critical, but expected to recover: Doctor
Author: 0 Scalise still critical, but expected to recover: Doctor

Rep. Trent Franks told Kate Bolduan on "Erin Burnett OutFront" that he has also been contacted by Capitol Police. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). "The major initial risk to life is because of the hemorrhage", which doctors now have under control, Sava said. Damage from a bullet occurs when it's traveling.

World Mexico snatch draw with Portugal in Confederations Cup
Author: 0 Mexico snatch draw with Portugal in Confederations Cup

Portugal had a goal disallowed in the first half after the referee consulted with the video assistant referee - and once more it provoked a storm of controversy. It was Portugal that could have taken an early lead when Pepe scored off a free kick, but after VAR replay, the goal was overturned after it was clearly seen that four Portugal players were offsides, including Pepe .

World DR Congo's Kasai violence led to over 3300 deaths - Catholic church
Author: 0 DR Congo's Kasai violence led to over 3300 deaths - Catholic church

In his appeal to the U.N. Human Rights Council, Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein cited "harrowing" reports from U.N. rights experts he deployed this month to interview refugees from the central Kasai regions. Hussein said his team saw children as young as two whose limbs had been chopped off. "At least two pregnant women were sliced open and their fetuses mutilated".

World A look at Syria's conflict, as mutual enemies close in on IS
Author: 0 A look at Syria's conflict, as mutual enemies close in on IS

Last week, Iran accused the US and its regional ally Saudi Arabia of supporting and aiding the Tehran terror attacks. "I'm sure that because of this neither the US nor anyone else will take any actions to threaten our aircraft", he told the state-owned RIA Novosti news agency.

World Suspect Named In Van Attack On Worshippers Leaving London Mosque
Author: 0 Suspect Named In Van Attack On Worshippers Leaving London Mosque

We are devastated for the families, our hearts go out to those who've been injured". Ellis added that his uncle was "not a racist" and said he had never expressed any racist views. "These terror attacks is against the teachings of all monotheistic religions and social norms", the Qatar-based union said in a statement that denounced attacks in general.

World Parents of USA student to detail his time in North Korean prison
Author: 0 Parents of USA student to detail his time in North Korean prison

At a news conference Thursday morning Fred Warmbier said he only learned a week ago Otto was unconscious and had been for more than a year. Warmbier was detained as he was leaving Pyongyang in January 2016, and was subsequently sentenced to 15 years of hard labor on the grounds that he attempted to steal a banner containing political slogans.

World Bella Bond murder trial closes with mom's credibility on the line
Author: 0 Bella Bond murder trial closes with mom's credibility on the line

The defense in the Bella Bond murder trial has rested their case after they submitted more evidence on Monday, following a failed attempt to throw out the entire case on Friday. "Motive is not an element of this case", Sanders said she will tell jurors. The Associated Press reported that during the trial McCarthy's lawyer told jurors that Bond is a "monster" who killed her own daughter.

World Second largest refugee population hosted by Pakistan according to UN
Author: 0 Second largest refugee population hosted by Pakistan according to UN

The number of refugees in the world by the end of 2016 hit record high of 65.5 million, an increase of 300,000 people over the previous year as a result of persecution , conflict, violence, or human rights violations. With 722,400 claims, Germany was the world's largest recipient of new individual applications, followed by the USA with 262,000, Italy with 123,000 and Turkey with 78,600.

World France's Macron to reshuffle govt after huge parliament win
Author: 0 France's Macron to reshuffle govt after huge parliament win

French President Emmanuel Macron is seated in the cockpit of an Airbus A400M turboprop transport plane before taking off from Villacoublay military airbase near Paris , Monday, June 19, 2017. "We also owe it to the French people who wanted to give their national representation a new face", French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said . That would truly be akin to a new French revolution.

Author: 0 Gulf air embargo only applies to Qatar companies: UAE

They have accused Doha of backing terrorist groups and close ties with Iran, something the minister denied categorically. He called on countries to support the efforts of Kuwait's emir in finding a solution, and invited "friendly states" to participate in that effort.

Author: 0 Shiv Sena announces support to BJP's presidential pick Ram Nath Kovind

Congress sources said senior party leaders talked to leaders of other parties to ensure their presence at the crucial June 22 meeting of all non-NDA parties in Parliament. Assam minister for education and convener of BJP floated platform of non-Congress parties, Northeast Democratic Alliance (NEDA), Himanta Biswa Sarma said, "BJP's national President, Amit Shah has before the announcement of Presidential candidate discussed with AGP and BPF".

World London fire: The victims of the Grenfell Tower tragedy
Author: 0 London fire: The victims of the Grenfell Tower tragedy

Ms. Saye, who was born and grew up in Britain, was a photographic artist whose subject was often her Gambian heritage. She tells the camera: 'My practice is photography, to explore identity, diaspora and spirituality and religion. As it progressed, she posted heartbreaking Facebook statuses asking her friends and families for their prayers. Labour MP David Lammy confirmed her death, writing on Twitter : "May you rest in peace Khadija Saye ".

World Will seek support of all major political parties: Ram Nath Kovind
Author: 0 Will seek support of all major political parties: Ram Nath Kovind

Sources said Azad, Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha , is attending an Iftar dinner hosted by the Bihar PCC chief tonight, but speculation was rife over him meeting Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to firm up the opposition strategy. The resignation follows his nomination as the ruling NDA's presidential candidate . Now, TRS (2%), BJD (2.99%), AIADMK (5.99%), YSR Congress (1.53%) have already supported the candidate.

World Costliest Congressional Race In History Being Decided Today
Author: 0 Costliest Congressional Race In History Being Decided Today

It features Republican Karen Handel against Democrat Jon Ossoff . Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff visits a campaign office to speak with volunteers and supporters on Tuesday. (Remember David Curson? No, you don't-he was the last Democrat to win a special election in a seat previously held by a Republican, in 2012.) A notable exception was Scott Brown.

Author: 0 Technology CEOs urged to join Trump initiative

He said federal agencies operate 6,100 data centers, with some using systems that are decades old. Photo Tech leaders and investors, some of whom have disagreed with President Trump, met at the White House on Monday about updating government technology.

World Kushner heading to Mideast for peace talks
Author: 0 Kushner heading to Mideast for peace talks

The expansion of existing settlements on the West Bank - territory which Israel occupied during a conflict in 1967, has been a major point of contention in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. In the morning, Netanyahu tweeted that he is the first prime minister in decades to establish a new settlement in the West Bank. The White House official - who was not authorized to speak publicly about the trip - said an agreement will take time , adding that there are likely to be many more visits ...

World Tropical storm warning expanded along Gulf Coast
Author: 0 Tropical storm warning expanded along Gulf Coast

The southern Caribbean islands of Aruba, Bonaire and Curaçao are under a tropical storm watch. The path of the potential tropical cyclone in the Gulf of Mexico won't necessarily change rain chances in the Northeast Florida region. Tropical Storm Bret formed Monday east of the Windward Islands. The disturbance is getting better organized on its trek toward the coast will likely be upgraded to Tropical Storm Cindy before it makes landfall.

World CBSE sets up two committees to review evaluation processes
Author: 0 CBSE sets up two committees to review evaluation processes

Inviting wrath of students, parents even school authorities whose entire morale saw a decline when they realised CBSE created a havoc with the future prospects of the candidates who appeared for the CBSE Class 12th board exams of 2017 at a pan-India level.

World Italian fashion legend Carla Fendi reported dead at 80
Author: 0 Italian fashion legend Carla Fendi reported dead at 80

In addition to her work with the brand, she set up in 2007 the Carla Fendi Foundation whose philanthropic work focused on the preservation of "cultural heritage and values from the past" and on guaranteeing "their continuity and future growth, primarily in the art, literature, cinema, fashion, environment and social sectors", according to its website.

World Lowcountry Boeing plane featured in Paris show
Author: 0 Lowcountry Boeing plane featured in Paris show

The Max 10 is about 5.5 feet longer than the Max 9, which itself is about nine feet longer than the Max 8. The new Boeing 737 can carry up to 230 people in a single-class configuration. Even when equipped with an auxiliary fuel tank, the MAX 10 has a range of 3,700 miles, which can't match the extended-range A321neo LR's claimed 4,600-mile range.

Author: 0 So it Begins: Britain Kicks off Brexit Negotiations With EU

Nearly a year after British voters took the decision to leave the bloc , Davis took a team of officials to open the negotiations with Barnier in the European Commission's Berlaymont building on Monday. Anxious by immigration and loss of sovereignty, Britain voted past year to end its four-decades-old membership of the 28-country bloc - the first state ever to do so - in a shock referendum result.