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Global News Timeline: How events unfolded in London's latest attack
Author: 0 Timeline: How events unfolded in London's latest attack

Donald Trump's aides are reportedly discussing a possible trip to London "to show solidarity " after the third terrorist attack in the United Kingdom in three months. The State Department also said it was monitoring the situation in London closely, and advised American citizens in Britain to heed the advice of local authorities and maintain their security awareness.

Author: 0 President Trump Breaks Silence of Kushner Reports, Dismisses As 'Fake News'

Kushner's Russian Federation conversations, he still hasn't been contacted by investigators". "It's both normal, in my opinion, and acceptable", Kelly said. Trump said to Kushner on the eve of his presidential inauguration. Trump, who had been unusually quiet on Twitter during his nine-day trip overseas, resumed with fury on Sunday, dismissing allegations of Russian Federation ties as "fake news" and "fabricated lies".

Author: 0 Venezuelan opposition threatens country won't pay Goldman Sachs' $2.8 billion bond deal

The company paid 31 cents on the dollar for bonds issued by Venezuelan state-run Petróleos de Venezuela, S.A., or PDVSA, oil company, the outlet reported. He challenged the parliament to help "find a peaceful solution to this crisis" and said he would ask its leaders to consider imposing sanctions against select Venezuelan officials, as the United States has done.

Author: 0 US Jewish leaders 'disappointed' by Trump's embassy waiver

President Trump acted correctly by resisting the temptation to make good on his past populist statements. "While there is likely to be some backlash from his conservative base, especially evangelical voters, the fact that Trump is now personally invested in Israeli-Palestinian peacemaking may be something of an insurance policy against his having a change of heart further down the road".

Global News US Reports Successful Anti-ICBM Missile Test
Author: 0 US Reports Successful Anti-ICBM Missile Test

Syring, head of the Missile Defense Agency told reporters by telephone from Schriever Air Force Base in Colorado. The test involved launching a target meant to simulate an ICBM from a base in the Marshall Islands and then shooting it down with a ground-based interceptor launched from Vandenberg AFB in California.

Author: 0 Van strikes pedestrians on London Bridge

Three men then got out of the vehicle with large knives and attacked people at bars and restaurants in nearby Borough Market until they were fatally shot by police . The secretary general of the Muslim Council of Britain, Harun Khan, also condemned the attack. He said people threw stools, chairs, glasses and bottles at the attackers.

Global News London attack: How the terror unfolded
Author: 0 London attack: How the terror unfolded

London mayor Sadiq Khan condemned it as "deliberate and cowardly attack". Using long hunting knives, the attackers then indiscriminately stabbed innocent people shortly after 10pm on Saturday night. The legal fight pits the president's authority over immigration against what lower courts have said is a policy that purported to be about national security but was meant to target Muslims.

Author: 0 Grande returns to Manchester to honor victims with benefit

Miley opened the show with a performance of " Inspired " and a handsome speech that made everyone choke up. Take That, who are from Manchester, followed Mumford with fun energy that the crowd danced to. The benefit concert comes just two weeks after a terrorist attack at Grande's Manchester "Dangerous Woman" show left 22 concertgoers dead and over 100 injured.

Author: 0 Trump will not move the US Embassy to Jerusalem

The Ramallah-based Palestinian Authority (PA) has welcomed a decision by U.S. President Donald Trump to keep the U.S. embassy in Israel in the city of Tel Aviv instead of relocating it to Jerusalem. Moving the embassy to Jerusalem now would have significantly harmed prospects for Israeli-Palestinian peace. We value [Trump's] commitment to Palestinian-Israeli peace.

Author: 0 World Bank sees global economy growing 2.7 percent this year

The bank sees the US economy growing 2.1 percent this year, up from 1.6 percent in 2016; the 19-country eurozone expanding 1.7 percent, down a notch from 1.8 percent; and Japan growing 1.5 percent, up from 1 percent last year. The recovery in trade growth stemmed from "stronger import demand from major advanced economies, increased trade flows to and from China , and a diminished drag from weak import demand from commodity-exporting emerging market and developing economies", the report said.

Author: 0 Ariana Grande takes stage for first time after terror attack

She sang Fergie's verse on the Black Eyed Peas hit, " Where Is the Love? " along with the group; she performed a duet with Miley Cyrus; and she performed her debut song, "The Way", with rapper Mac Miller . Pharrell Williams praised the people of Manchester for their courage. Before bringing out Cyrus to perform " Happy " with him, Williams honored the crowd saying, "I'm bowing because despite all of the things that have been going on in this place, I don't feel or smell of hear ...

Author: 0 Kristina Mladenovic upsets defending champion Garbine Muguruza at French Open

Stosur went on to lament a hand injury that affected her forehand and serve. For the second year in a row Williams has gone out to the Swiss in this stage of the tournament. In remaining women's third-round matches, second-seeded Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic brushed aside Germany's Carina Witthoeft 7-5, 6-1; No.

Author: 0 Tomorrow Sadiq Khan will host vigil for terror victims

One French man was killed and seven other French citizens were hurt, according to the country's foreign minister, Jean-Marc Ayrault. Police haven't said. "I know a lot of people did, but the authorities did not do their bit". "But we got to move on". Some citizens were taking matters into their own hands, with a taxi driver showing an AFP reporter a spade that he now keeps in the auto, explaining: "If someone tries to have a go at me with a knife, I'll shove that in his metatarsal".

Global News Online game Words with Friends adds 'covfefe' to its list
Author: 0 Online game Words with Friends adds 'covfefe' to its list

Wednesday. Who can figure out the true meaning of "covfefe"??? The incomplete tweet from US President Trump reads:"Despite the constant negative press covfefe ". Trump poked fun at the typo, tweeting around 6 a.m., "Who can figure out the true meaning of " covfefe " -?" Although his tweet was removed later, internet observers were left flummoxed by the meaning of the tweet and the late-night Twitter crowd rolled out meme after meme.

Author: 0 Canadian killed in London terror attack identified

Sky news said police were unable to confirm all attackers were accounted for. Two weeks ago, a suicide bomber blew himself up at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester killing 22 people. According to the assistant commissioner of the Met Police, Mark Rowley, the man was shot as police tried to subdue the attackers. Though he was seriously injured , the officer is now stable and recovering.

Author: 0 One Love Manchester benefit concert

Yet One Love Manchester - which brought artists including Coldplay , Miley Cyrus , Katy Perry , Liam Gallagher, Pharrell Williams and Justin Bieber to the Old Trafford cricket stadium - had to do something else too, and that was to demonstrate that pop music's spirit of openness and optimism hadn't been quelled by the earlier assault.

Author: 0 New Northern Korean Missile Test

South Korea said recently that it will allow a civic group to contact North Korea about potentially offering help in treating malaria, the first government approval on cross-border civilian exchanges since January 2016. Monday's missile launch was the third one by North Korea since Mr Moon's inauguration on May 10. "And in the event of war, they would bring danger to China and to Russian Federation as well".

Author: 0 Militants plow van into London Bridge crowd, stab revelers, killing six

BBC reporter Holly Jones, who was on London Bridge , said she saw a van "probably traveling at about 50 miles an hour". In March, a knife-wielding man went on a deadly rampage in the heart of Britain's seat of power, plowing a auto into pedestrians on London's Westminster Bridge before stabbing a police officer to death inside the gates of Parliament.

Author: 0 Memorable words from the National Spelling Bee

The 12-year-old championship speller won $40,000 for winning this year's compeition. The victor of the 10th edition of The Spelling Bee Ghana in February was the only contestant from Africa to take part in the 90th edition of the Scripps National Spelling Bee .

Author: 0 Alabama executes man for 1982 murder

Arthur was executed shortly after the U.S. Supreme Court lifted a stay on his execution as it considered arguments from his attorneys. The high court issued a temporary stay just 30 minutes before Arthur was to be put to death for the 1982 murder of Troy Wicker, of Muscle Shoals.

Global News UK Police Declare London Bridge, Borough Market Incidents as Terrorism
Author: 0 UK Police Declare London Bridge, Borough Market Incidents as Terrorism

Three suspects have been shot dead by police after a van drove into pedestrians on London Bridge and attackers stabbed people on the street and in nearby bars, killing at least seven people and wounding nearly 50. "I got people to start evacuating inside from our little garden that we have. and got people to come in to the bar and to go into toilets, hide under tables and hide in our cellar where we keep all our stock", Lamas said.

Global News UK Conservatives pledge no tax hike for top earners as vote nears
Author: 0 UK Conservatives pledge no tax hike for top earners as vote nears

Wakefield's Brexit-supporting Conservative candidate Antony Calvert, hoping to overturn a 2,613-vote Labour majority, is aware he needs to get people like Hill to vote again on June 8. UK Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn campaigning in Beeston, Nottinghamshire on June 3, 2017. While I was talking to Harvey outside the pound shop, his friend David Prince , another ex-miner, rolled up on his mobility scooter.

Author: 0 Lead of UK Conservatives holds, May now seen negatively

What Corbyn has offered is radically different, a change visible from the current Labour Party election manifesto which appears to be a huge hit with the public . Corbyn was asked about his history with the IRA and plans to scrap zero-hour contracts while May was asked about the so-called " dementia tax " and her U-turn on Brexit.

Author: 0 Merkel vows 'more decisive action than ever' on climate

US President Donald Trump called Germany's trade and spending policies " very bad " yesterday, intensifying a row between the allies and immediately earning himself the moniker "destroyer of Western values" from a leading German politician.

Author: 0 U.S. hackers could have framed Russia: Putin

Putin, who made headlines on Friday by conceding Russian hackers might have interfered in the election for " patriotic reasons", put his latest spin on the mystery that has obsessed Washington since Donald Trumps surprise win in November.

Author: 0 United Nations chief calls on world to back Paris climate deal

While Trump and Pence have suggested the possibility of renegotiating the agreement, the leaders of Italy, Germany and France have said that won't happen. "The more we disrupt our climate, the more we risk severe, pervasive and irreversible impacts", he said, recalling that global temperatures have been rising, year after year, and that that last year was the hottest on record.

Author: 0 Black Caps need to hit the ground running

For New Zealand's captain, Kane Williamson , who top-scored on the day with a well-paced 100, the game was not completely wasted. The redoubtable John Hastings did retain some control in the middle overs for his side, alongside the off spin of Travis Head and the experienced Victorian seamer ended the unsafe innings of Luke Ronchi for 65 off 43 balls.

Author: 0 Trump denounces Manchester attack by 'evil losers'

Abbas is ready to work with Israel on a peace agreement. Trump made personal pleas to both sides of the long-standing Israeli-Palestinian conflict during the first leg of his overseas trip, which took him to both Saudi Arabia and Israel and the West Bank.

Author: 0 Putin ridicules claims of meddling in U.S

Hackers can be anywhere. "[Internet protocol] addresses can be invented - a child can do that", he told NBC News correspondent Megyn Kelly , who asked Putin about the USA intelligence community's assessment that he gave at least tacit approval for the hacks.

Author: 0 May calls London attacks as potential act of terrorism

Police and emergency services were called to London Bridge shortly after 10pm on Saturday, amid reports that a white van had hit pedestrians. Three of the attackers have also been shot and killed by police. He said they saw a metal chair being thrown towards the man. "They kept coming to try to stab me, they were stabbing everyone". "I froze, to be honest", Roberts said.

Author: 0 Police responding to three incidents in London, multiple casualties reported

There were a number of different reports in the immediate aftermath of the attack , with witnesses reporting bodies lying on the ground and victims having had their throats cut. A security guard told BBC he was at the Market Porter pub, next to Borough Market , when a colleague relayed reports of stabbings at the nearby Borough Bistro.

Author: 0 Death Toll in London Terror Attacks Rises to Six

Police said they also responded to a stabbing in Vauxhall, two miles south of London Bridge, but it was unconnected to the attacks. A witness told CNN said individuals at the market were stabbed by a man with a "massive knife". Soon after, there were reported stabbings at nearby Borough Market . A "speeding van" first hit pedestrians on London Bridge about 10pm yesterday (7am today AEST), with the BBC reporting at least one fatality and The Sun reporting seven deaths.

Author: 0 Jeremy Corbyn will not 'realistically' win the election, Labour MP tells constituents

That's the impression left by voters during Jeremy Corbyn's stint on the Question Time Leaders Special when the subject of whether or not he would be prepared to push the big red button repeatedly came up. Betting on this year's General Election as a whole has been a lot more popular compared to what we saw in 2015 and Oddschecker have witnessed nearly twice as more people coming to the site this time round compared to a couple of years ago.

Author: 0 Polls show conflicting outcomes for UK's May in next week's election

After being reminded that Labour were committed to renewing Trident, Corbyn stated that there should be no such thing as first use and that he wouldn't "push the button" first. "I've said that I think no deal would be better than a bad deal". Almost 3 million more people voted in the referendum than at the 2015 national election, with the biggest increases in leave-supporting areas, like Wakefield in northern England .

Author: 0 London Bridge incident: Witness says saw white van veering into people

Metropolitan Police also responded nearby to a stabbing incident at London's Borough Market, which is only a short walk away from the London Bridge. "He hit about two people in front of me and then three behind", Ms Jones told the BBC News Channel. "Within my line of sight, there were five or six people on the ground that were not moving", he said.

Global News Sunny Leone Promotes Vegetarianism In New PETA Ad Campaign
Author: 0 Sunny Leone Promotes Vegetarianism In New PETA Ad Campaign

Sunny Leone recollects her horrific experience when her plane nearly crashed (Watch video ). Sunny Leone is once again breaking the internet with has posed in the nude for a poster for People for Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) where she asks people to switch to vegetarianism.

Author: 0 May and Corbyn left bruised after General Election TV showdown

With 10 days to go until the General Election , the Prime Minister and Labour leader will go before TV's grand inquisitor in a live grilling by Jeremy Paxman tonight. The format calls for each candidate to separately face questions from the audience and be interviewed by seasoned interviewer Jeremy Paxman. "What the people in Brussels look at is the record I had negotiating with them...and delivering for this country on a number of issues on justice and home affairs which people said we ...

Author: 0 'Multiple casualties' after violent incidents in London

The men went into Borough Market , but they turned around and ran toward the Wheatsheaf Pub after being confronted by a police officer. Those caught up in the attack mixed with late night revellers who at first, did not understand the confusion.