At least one person has died and ten were injured when a van plowed into a crowd gathered outside a London mosque after prayers. London mayor Sadiq Khan said police were responding to a "horrific terrorist attack." Prime Minister Theresa May called it a "potential terrorist attack" and said: "All my thoughts are with those who have been injured, their loved ones and the emergency services on the scene.” The Metropolitan Police called it a "terrorist attack" and said an investigation was being carried out by the Counter Terrorism Command. “This was an attack on London and all Londoners and we should all stand together against extremists whatever their cause," Neil Basu, Senior National Coordinator for Counter Terrorism, said. Some witnesses said there were a total of three "attackers," but police said they arrested a 48-year-old man at the scene on suspicion of attempted murder and that no other suspects had been identified.

The Pentagon says a US fighter jet shot down an Assad regime fighter jet over Syria.  It happened after the Syrian aircraft dropped bombs on opposition fighters outside of Taqba.  This is the first time this has ever happened in Syria , and it's the first air to air shoot down of a manned aircraft since the late 1990's when the US was involved in the Balkans. The US led coalition stressed in a statement that its fight is not with the Syrian regime or Russian forces, but that it will not hesitate to defend coalition or partnered forces from any threat.

A show of force by Iran in Syria...in support of Syrian President Bashar Assad. Tehran's Revolutionary Guard says it launched a series of missile strikes on eastern Syria over Islamic State-claimed attacks on Tehran. It's a first by Iran in Syria's long-running civil war.

A suspected terror attack in the west African country of Mali...at a resort popular with westerners.  Gunmen are said to have opened fire on the outskirts of the capital Bamako. Mali's security minister says 2 people were killed; one attacker was injured but managed to escape. More than two dozen hostages are said to have been freed.  The US Embassy in Mali recently issued a security message for US travelers warning of "a possible increased threat of attacks against Western diplomatic missions, places of worship, and other locations in Bamako where Westerners frequent."

The search for the seven missing sailors aboard the U-S-S Fitzgerald has been called off.  The bodies were found in the flooded compartments of the U-S Navy destroyer...which collided with a container ship off the coast of Japan early Saturday.  The Navy says it's launching multiple investigations into the incident. Vice Adm. Joseph Aucoin of the 7th fleet says damage to the Fitzgerald is significant. "There was a big gash under the water."   A memorial is being planned, possibly for early next week.

Members of President Trump's legal team .. are insisting that the president is not under investigation for obstruction of justice.  But attorney Jay Sekulow said Sunday...the president is under investigation.."...He's being investigated for taking the action that the Attorney General and Deputy Attorney General recommended him to take by the agency who recommended the termination."

All eyes on Georgia where Democrat Jon Ossoff and Republican Karen Handel face off for that state's 6th District House Seat. Many see that election scheduled for Tuesday as a bellwether for the political direction of the country. 

Portugal has declared 3 days of national mourning, because of a forest fire that has killed more than five dozen people. Many of the dead were trapped in their cars as they tried to get away.

"We're going to retry the case," says the Montgomery County District Attorney after a mistrial was declared in Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial.  After more than 50 hours of deliberations, the jury of 12 hopelessly deadlocked

The new exterior cladding used in a renovation on London's Grenfell Tower may have been banned under U.K. building regulations, two British ministers said Sunday as police continued their criminal investigation into the inferno that killed at least 58 people.

French President Emmanuel Macron's party has won an overwhelming majority of seats in Parliament in Sunday's elections.  It clinches the 39 year-old president's hold on power.

Climate researchers in Hawaii say some 3/4 of the world's population will be threatened from deadly heat by the year 2100.  They study that appears in the online paper in Nature Climate Change says it's a consequence of global warming in the decades to come.

A 16 year old runner in Alaska has been killed by a black bear.  The attack took place Sunday as the teen descended the Bird Ridge Trailhead just south of Anchorage.  A State Park Ranger shot the bear in the face but it ran away.  The close knit racing community is in shock. The teen was part of the juniors division of the Robet Spurr Memorial Hill Climb race.  A Park Ranger says the teen did nothing wrong. He was just in the wrong place.  


Approximately 25 people were injured, some critically, after a deck collapsed at a lodge in northwest Montana Saturday afternoon, the local fire department said. The incident occurred at Glacier Camp in Lakeside. "Glacier Camp is all about fun and meaningful Christ-centered camp/retreat experiences and good clean adventure based camp fun! (Presbyterian)," its Twitter bio reads.

Lightning McQueen raced to the top of the box office in its opening weekend.  No one's beating "Cars 3" this weekend.  The animated Disney/Pixar sequel raced to a solid but lower-than-expected 53-and-a-half million-dollar debut, good for first. "Wonder Woman" slips to second its third weekend out but it's still doing big business -- nearly 41 million dollars.  A better-than-expected third-place opening for the Tupac Shakur biopic "All Eyez on Me,” with just over 27 million dollars.  

A first time winner at golf's U-S Open in Wisconsin.  27 year old Florida native Brooks Koepka won the tournament finishing 16-under par tying Rory McIlroy's U-S Open record.

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