UK Devastated father of baby boy stillborn following Grenfell fire breaks down in tears as inquiry begins with 72 seconds of silence in honour of victims

"He was going to be my superstar," said the tearful dad of Logan Gomes, starting the tributes to six victims today More

World Grenfell Tower Inquiry Opens in London With Focus on Victims

The first nine days of the public investigation are to be devoted to tributes to the dead by friends and families, reflecting the powerful emotions at play. More

Europe Grenfell Tower fire inquiry opens with emotional tributes

The official inquiry into last year's catastrophic fire at Grenfell Tower in London that killed 72 people has opened with a heart-rending tribute by a father who lost his unborn baby. More

Top Stories Grenfell Tower fire inquiry opens with tributes to victims

The official inquiry into last year's catastrophic fire at Grenfell Tower in London has opened with bereaved families due to pay tribute to the dozens of victims who died. More

UK Three women arrested in murder inquiry after woman dies following "very severe physical attack" in Barnsley town centre

Claire Louise Smith, 42, died from injuries sustained in Barnsley, South Yorkshire  on Saturday morning More

US & Canada Mueller Plans to Wrap Up Obstruction Inquiry Into Trump by Sept. 1, Giuliani Says

Mr. Giuliani sought to make the case that a longer timeline for that aspect of the Russia investigation would hurt Republicans in the midterm elections. More

Business MPs to launch inquiry into Sainsbury’s mega-merger: Farmers fear being victims of mega-merger

The plan to investigate the impact of the deal would mean scrutiny on two fronts because the Competition and Markets Authority announced its own investigation on Friday. More

Sports Gaza border protests resume as UN calls for inquiry

Soraya Post, a Social Democrat from Sweden, was among them. “With a huge risk to be judged and called anti-semitic I dare to say, me myself, as a Roma and Jewish, I have strong criticism towards... More

US & Canada The UK's Russia Inquiry Had A Date To Interview Julian Assange. Then The Foreign Office Called.

MPs wanted to hear from Assange about his contact with Cambridge Analytica but suddenly abandoned the plan after the date was set. View Entire Post › More

World Grenfell Fire Inquiry Demands Radical Overhaul of U.K. Building Rules

The investigation did not recommend a ban on flammable cladding, prompting harsh criticism, but it portrayed a lax, chaotic system in need of a thorough rethink. More

US & Canada ‘Bigger Than Watergate!’ Trump Fumes as Russia Inquiry Enters Second Year

Mr. Trump tweeted that a confidential informant embedded in his presidential campaign would be a scandal bigger than Watergate, inviting comparisons. More

World Canada's Trudeau calls for inquiry into Gaza deaths

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Wednesday called for an "independent investigation" after the death of 60 Palestinians killed by the Israeli army during protests on Monday. More

Top Stories NYT: FBI inquiry into Trump campaign kept quiet before election

When the FBI started to look into the campaign of President Donald Trump and its ties to Russia in the summer of 2016, the agency took steps to make sure it did not make waves before the election,... More

World US blocks call for independent Gaza inquiry at UN: diplomats

The United States on Monday blocked the adoption of a UN Security Council statement that would have called for an independent probe of deadly violence on the Israel-Gaza border, according to... More

Business MP calls for urgent inquiry into group set up by ‘fraudster’ 

An influential MP has called for an urgent inquiry into a group set up to sue Royal Bank of Scotland on behalf of small investors, following our investigation into a fraudster at its centre. More

Business Banks accused of wrecking small firms for profit are facing threat of a public inquiry

Lloyds has been accused of covering up a massive fraud against businesses at a branch of Hbos, which it bought in 2009, and RBS was criticised over claims it wrecked firms by loading them up with... More

Africa Togo will share info on Vincent Bolloré with French inquiry if asked

Togo will provide information to the French inquiry into billionaire Vincent Bolloré’s Africa operations if asked to do so, Public Function Minister Gilbert Bawara said on Friday, adding Togo "has... More

Australia Red Rooster and Oporto franchises at risk of bankruptcy, report to Australian Senate inquiry asserts

A Senate Inquiry has received a report asserting many Red Rooster, Oporto and Chicken Treats restaurants could be at risk of bankruptcy. Two Red Rooster stores have already become insolvent More

US & Canada Giuliani Contradicts Trump on Comey Firing, Saying Russia Inquiry Was a Factor

Rudolph W. Giuliani, recently hired as the president’s lawyer, said James B. Comey was fired because he refused to say publicly that the president was not under F.B.I. investigation. More

US & Canada Revelations Over Koch Gifts Prompt Inquiry at George Mason University

The investigation was ordered after documents were released showing that the Charles Koch Foundation had been given a voice in hiring faculty. More