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David Duckenfield faces 95 Hillsborough manslaughter charges – BBC News

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionCrown Prosecution Service statement on Hillsborough Former Ch Supt David Duckenfield faces 95 charges of manslaughter and five other senior figures will be prosecuted over the 1989 Hillsborough disaster. Mr Duckenfield was match commander at the FA Cup semi-final when 96 Liverpool fans were fatally injured in a crush. Ex-South Yorkshire Police ...

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Subway train derails, scaring passengers and injuring dozens – ABC News

A subway train derailed Tuesday as it entered a station, tossing people to the floor, forcing hundreds of shaken-up passengers to evacuate through darkened tunnels and delivering another jolt to a transit system plagued by aging equipment and reliability problems. Nearly three dozen people suffered minor injuries in the derailment, which happened in Harlem just before 10 a.m. Photos of ...

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'Possible active shooter' reported at Army's Redstone Arsenal – CNN

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Evacuation alerts mistakenly sent cause confusion as 1200-acre fire burns in Riverside County – Los Angeles Times

A car crash ignited a fire Monday in a remote Inland Empire canyon, and the blaze quickly spread to 1,200 acres, triggering evacuation warnings. At 9:30 p.m., the fire was 10% contained as it burned in the dry hills between Beaumont and San Jacinto, about 80 miles east of Los Angeles, according to the Riverside County Fire Department. The blaze, ...

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Exclusive — Donald Trump Jr: Jeff Zucker Must Address CNN's Very Fake News Scandal in On Camera Press Briefing – Breitbart News

Chris Kleponis/Getty by Matthew Boyle26 Jun 2017Washington, D.C. 0 26 Jun, 201726 Jun, 2017 President Donald Trump’s son, Donald Trump, Jr., is calling on CNN president Jeff Zucker to appear before the American public and the media to personally account for and explain exactly what happened in what is now the network’s biggest scandal in its history. “The hypocrisy at CNN ...

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Senate leaders try to bolster GOP health-care bill with incentive for consumers to stay insured – Washington Post

Senate leaders worked Monday to modify their plan to overhaul the Affordable Care Act, adding a provision that would penalize consumers for not keeping their plans, by imposing a six-month waiting provision before they could re-enroll. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.), who is hoping to win over a handful of Republicans before bringing the proposal to a floor vote ...

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Thanks, Obama! Trump's ludicrous, hypocritical new ploy — with a grain of truth – Salon

In the wake of the big Washington Post report last week chronicling the Obama administration’s responses to the Russian interference in the presidential campaign, President Donald Trump finally admitted that it happened. Sort of. He did it the only way he could that would make him feel comfortable: passing the buck. In one of his greatest acts of chutzpah yet, Trump attacked ...

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Dozens Of People Are Still Missing After Tourist Boat Carrying 160 People Sank In Colombia – BuzzFeed News

At least six people are dead and dozens of others are missing after a packed tourist boat carrying about 160 people sank Sunday afternoon in a reservoir near Medellin, Colombia, officials said. A massive rescue operation is still underway as firefighters, Colombia’s air force, and specialized divers continue to search for survivors. Thirty-one people were still unaccounted for Sunday night, ...

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Three people dead and 30 missing after tourist boat sinks near Medellin, Colombia – Los Angeles Times

Nine people were dead and 28 missing after a tourist ferry packed with around 170 passengers for the holiday weekend capsized Sunday on a reservoir near the Colombian city of Medellin, officials said. A major rescue effort involving Colombia’s air force and firefighters from nearby cities was looking for survivors at the Guatape reservoir where the four-story El Almirante boat ...

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US top court to rule on last cases as talk about Kennedy swirls – Reuters

By Lawrence Hurley | WASHINGTON WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court is set to issue the final rulings of its current term on Monday, including one on religious rights, amid talk that swing voter Justice Anthony Kennedy is considering retirement. The court in the coming days is also expected to act on President Donald Trump’s emergency request seeking to revive his ...

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Vice President Pence officiates wedding for Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, actress Louise Linton – New York Daily News

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Scottish actress Louise Linton exchanged vows Saturday night in a Washington wedding officiated by Vice President Pence. Tuxedo-clad President Trump and a who’s who of D.C. politics were among the 300 guests that packed the ceremony at the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium. Trump cabinet members HUD secretary Ben Carson, Veteran ...

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Trump lashes out at Obama over latest report on Russian election meddling – Washington Post

President Trump on Saturday called out Obama administration officials for not taking stronger actions against Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. election, contradicting his past statements and suggesting without proof that they were trying to help Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. His tweets came after The Post revealed Friday that the Obama White House had received reports as early as August 2016 regarding Russian President ...

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UK fire safety crisis expands; Hundreds evacuated in London – Washington Post

By Sylvia Hui and Danica Kirka | AP By Sylvia Hui and Danica Kirka | AP June 24 at 1:06 PM LONDON — Britain’s fire-safety crisis expanded substantially Saturday as authorities revealed that 27 high-rise apartment blocks across the country have cladding that failed fire safety tests. London officials scrambled to evacuate four public housing towers after experts found them “not safe for people ...

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