Jun 22 2017 Hundreds of Other British Buildings Could Face Fire Threat

Estimates from the British government show that 600 other high-rise buildings in the country could be covered in similar cladding to that used on Grenfell Tower, which became engulfed in flames last week in London.
Following the June 14 fire, the British government asked owners of tower blocks around Britain to send in samples of any [...]

 

Jun 22 2017 Hundreds of Other British Buildings Could Face Fire Threat

Estimates from the British government show that 600 other high-rise buildings in the country could be covered in similar cladding to that used on Grenfell Tower, which became engulfed in flames last week in London.
Following the June 14 fire, the British government asked owners of tower blocks around Britain to send in samples of any [...]

 

Jun 22 2017 Police Identify Man Found Dead After London Mosque Attack

Police in London identified the man found dead after a mosque attack Thursday as Makram Ali, 51, a local resident.
Police said he died from “multiple injuries” last week after an attack on a mosque.
He suffered a medical incident just before a man drove a large van through a group of people exiting a mosque in [...]

 

Jun 22 2017 Police Identify Man Found Dead After London Mosque Attack

Police in London identified the man found dead after a mosque attack Thursday as Makram Ali, 51, a local resident.
Police said he died from “multiple injuries” last week after an attack on a mosque.
He suffered a medical incident just before a man drove a large van through a group of people exiting a mosque in [...]

 

Jun 22 2017 Trump Basks in Cheers of Iowa Supporters

U.S. President Donald Trump Wednesday basked in the cheers of his supporters in the rural heartland of America, far from the controversies of Washington and investigations linking his campaign to Russia’s meddling in last year’s election.
At a campaign rally in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Trump told the crowd of admirers, “It’s always terrific to be able [...]

 

Jun 22 2017 Trump Basks in Cheers of Iowa Supporters

U.S. President Donald Trump Wednesday basked in the cheers of his supporters in the rural heartland of America, far from the controversies of Washington and investigations linking his campaign to Russia’s meddling in last year’s election.
At a campaign rally in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Trump told the crowd of admirers, “It’s always terrific to be able [...]

 

Jun 22 2017 S. Africa High Court Rules Parliament Can Hold Secret Vote to Oust President

South Africa’s top jurists ruled Thursday parliament can hold a no-confidence vote against the president by secret ballot — but left the ultimate decision to the house’s speaker, who has been one of the president’s staunchest defenders.
“The Speaker of the National Assembly has the constitutional power to prescribe that voting in a no-confidence motion in the [...]

 

Jun 22 2017 S. Africa High Court Rules Parliament Can Hold Secret Vote to Oust President

South Africa’s top jurists ruled Thursday parliament can hold a no-confidence vote against the president by secret ballot — but left the ultimate decision to the house’s speaker, who has been one of the president’s staunchest defenders.
“The Speaker of the National Assembly has the constitutional power to prescribe that voting in a no-confidence motion in the [...]

 

Jun 22 2017 US Official: Russians Targeted 21 State Election Systems

Federal officials say Russian cyber-operatives targeted voting systems in 21 U.S. states last year and had varying degrees of success in penetrating them. VOA’s Michael Bowman reports, that testimony before House and Senate panels Wednesday revealed significant tensions between state election officials and federal agencies whose cooperation is deemed essential to safeguard future elections. [Read [...]

 

Jun 22 2017 US Official: Russians Targeted 21 State Election Systems

Federal officials say Russian cyber-operatives targeted voting systems in 21 U.S. states last year and had varying degrees of success in penetrating them. VOA’s Michael Bowman reports, that testimony before House and Senate panels Wednesday revealed significant tensions between state election officials and federal agencies whose cooperation is deemed essential to safeguard future elections. [Read [...]

 
 
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