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June 24, 2017 7:34 PM NHL draft produces little fireworks beyond 1st pick

Flames, Islanders trade was the hot topic on Saturday Most of the drama at the first ever draft in Chicago was gone after only one pick. After weeks of buzz around the Vegas Golden Knights, so-called protection lists, the expansion draft and a flurry of interesting trades, the draft at United Center came and went with only the occasional flurry. Of highest 6

June 24, 2017 1:04 PM 5 London tower blocks evacuated over fire safety concerns

27 public housing apartment buildings fail safety checks Thousands of residents in a sprawling northwest London housing estate were forced to leave their apartments late Friday after fire checks carried out in the wake of the deadly Grenfell Tower blaze found the buildings to be unsafe. Residents clutching children, pets and small amounts of clothing 9

June 23, 2017 10:20 PM Highrises evacuated in London amid safety concerns about cladding

Metropolitan Police say they are considering filing manslaughter charges in Grenfell Tower fire Camden Council has decided to evacuate some 800 units in apartment buildings it owns because of safety concerns following the devastating fire that killed 79 people in a west London highrise. The move comes amid escalating concerns among residents of thousands 14

June 23, 2017 3:14 PM Lionel Richie expects 'diva' behaviour from Mariah Carey on tour

LOS ANGELES - Lionel Richie is welcoming full diva behaviour from Mariah Carey when she joins his "All the Hits " tour next month. Richie jokes that he expects Carey to bring along a massive entourage and might need a "dressing room larger than the arena," but that's no problem. "I wanted her to feel in her element," Richie says. "And a diva has to do what a diva has to do." The Grammy- 2

June 23, 2017 12:52 PM Manslaughter charges eyed in deadly tower fire

LONDON -- Police are considering filing manslaughter charges related to the fire at a west London apartment tower that killed at least 79 people. In its most detailed briefing on the criminal investigation, the Metropolitan Police on Friday confirmed residents' suspicions that the June 14 inferno at Grenfell Tower was touched off by a refrigerator fire. The department 6

June 23, 2017 11:41 AM British police lay terror-related murder charges against alleged mosque attacker

Darren Osborne, 47, will appear in court later Friday British police on Friday laid terrorism-related murder and attempted murder charges against a man after a van was driven at Muslim worshippers leaving a mosque following prayers earlier this week. Darren Osborne, 47, is accused of plowing the rented vehicle into the group of worshippers in Finsbury 8

June 23, 2017 10:48 AM Grenfell Tower fire started in fridge freezer, criminal charges being considered

The insulation and tiles used in cladding failed safety tests A fire that engulfed a London apartment block, killing at least 79 people earlier this month, started in a fridge freezer, police in the U.K. city said Friday. Det. Supt. Fiona McCormack said the Hotpoint model, FF175BP, was not subject to recall and that the manufacturer was doing further 12

June 23, 2017 3:33 AM Bulls’ loss Raptors’ gain on NBA draft night

Raptors pick Indiana’s OG Anunoby, a “P.J. Tucker clone” coming off knee surgery, at No. 23 after Chicago ships nemesis Jimmy Butler out of the conference to Timberwolves. The best thing that happened for the Raptors in the NBA draft might have been that the Chicago Bulls took a step back. On a night that was far more fizzle than flash, the Raptors stuck 7

June 22, 2017 2:49 PM Sears Canada closing 59 stores, including Cambridge location

The Sears Canada outlet store at the Cambridge Centre mall is one of 59 Sears locations slated for closure, company officials announced Thursday. The announcement came as the company revealed that it is seeking court protection from its creditors so that it can restructure its business. All other local Sears Canada stores are expected to remain open. Other 11

June 22, 2017 12:27 PM 600 buildings in England also have 'combustible' cladding

LONDON — Some 600 buildings in England could have been fitted with flammable external panels like the ones believed to have contributed to a fire that killed at least 79 people in a west London apartment building, Prime Minister Theresa May’s Downing Street office said. Government facilities testing cladding have so far found three tower blocks to have combustible 11