Philanthropy

Part of the scorched facade of the Grenfell Tower in London as firefighting continue to damp-down the deadly fire, Thursday, June 15, 2017. A massive fire raced through the 24-storey high-rise apartment building in west London early Wednesday, and London fire commissioner says it will take weeks for the building to be searched and 'cleared'. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
June 15, 2017 - 1:43 pm
LONDON (AP) — London firefighters combed through a burned-out public housing tower Thursday in a grim search for missing people as police and the prime minister launched investigations into the deadly inferno, with pressure building on officials to explain the disaster and assure that similar...
Read More
Part of the scorched facade of the Grenfell Tower in London as firefighting continue to damp-down the deadly fire, Thursday, June 15, 2017. A massive fire raced through the 24-storey high-rise apartment building in west London early Wednesday, and London fire commissioner says it will take weeks for the building to be searched and 'cleared'. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
June 15, 2017 - 12:15 pm
LONDON (AP) — Struggling through the trauma of what they witnessed, London firefighters combed through a devastated apartment tower on Thursday, trying to make sure the sooty, hulking ruin was structurally safe enough to let them keep searching for those still missing. At least 17 people were...
Read More
Part of the scorched facade of the Grenfell Tower in London as firefighting continue to damp-down the deadly fire, Thursday, June 15, 2017. A massive fire raced through the 24-storey high-rise apartment building in west London early Wednesday, and London fire commissioner says it will take weeks for the building to be searched and 'cleared'. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
June 15, 2017 - 10:45 am
LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May has ordered a full public inquiry into the high-rise apartment blaze that killed at least 17 people in London amid growing public anxiety about whether similar blazes could occur in other housing blocks around the country. May moved quickly to...
Read More
Part of the scorched facade of the Grenfell Tower in London as firefighting continue to damp-down the deadly fire, Thursday, June 15, 2017. A massive fire raced through the 24-storey high-rise apartment building in west London early Wednesday, and London fire commissioner says it will take weeks for the building to be searched and 'cleared'. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
June 15, 2017 - 9:52 am
LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May has ordered a full public inquiry into the high-rise apartment blaze that killed at least 17 people in London amid growing public anxiety about whether similar blazes could occur in other housing blocks around the country. May moved quickly to...
Read More
Britain's Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn arrives to visit the scene of the massive fire in Grenfell Tower, in London, Thursday, June 15, 2017. A massive fire raced through the 24-story high-rise apartment building in west London early Wednesday. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
June 15, 2017 - 8:15 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the London high-rise fire (all times local): 1:15 p.m. Prime Minister Theresa May has ordered a full public inquiry into the high-rise fire in West London. The British leader made the decision Thursday shortly after making a private visit to the site where at least 17...
Read More
Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May, center, arrives at Grenfield Tower in London, Thursday, June 15, 2017, following a deadly fire in the apartment block. A massive fire raced through the 24-storey high-rise apartment building in west London early Wednesday, and London fire commissioner says it will take weeks for the building to be searched and 'cleared'. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
June 15, 2017 - 7:03 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the London high-rise fire (all times local): 12 p.m. Relatives of two young Italian architects say they are missing in the London high-rise fire and are hoping for a miracle. Gloria Trevisan and Marco Gottardi, both 27, lived on the 23rd floor of Grenfell Tower...
Read More
Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May, in group centre left, arrives as smoke still rises from Grenfield Tower in London, Thursday, June 15, 2017, following a deadly fire in the apartment block. A massive fire raced through the 24-storey high-rise apartment building in west London early Wednesday, and London fire commissioner says it will take weeks for the building to be searched and 'cleared'.(AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
June 15, 2017 - 6:53 am
LONDON (AP) — London firefighters traumatized by the devastation they witnessed in a high-rise apartment blaze that killed at least 17 people worked Thursday to make the building safe so they could continue the search for more victims. Entire families are missing, and the death toll is certain to...
Read More
Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May, in group centre left, arrives as smoke still rises from Grenfield Tower in London, Thursday, June 15, 2017, following a deadly fire in the apartment block. A massive fire raced through the 24-storey high-rise apartment building in west London early Wednesday, and London fire commissioner says it will take weeks for the building to be searched and 'cleared'.(AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
June 15, 2017 - 5:51 am
LONDON (AP) — London firefighters traumatized by the devastation they witnessed in a high-rise apartment blaze that killed at least 12 people worked Thursday to make the building safe so they could continue the search for more victims. Entire families are missing, and the death toll is certain to...
Read More
Forensic teams move a body near the scene of a fire at a high rise apartment block, in London, Wednesday, June 14, 2017. Firefighters are battling a huge blaze at a west London high-rise block that houses more than 100 apartments. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
June 15, 2017 - 5:00 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the London high-rise fire (all times local): 9:55 a.m. London's fire commissioner says that firefighters have been traumatized by the devastation they witnessed during a high-rise apartment blaze that killed at least 12 people. Firefighters have extinguished the last of...
Read More
Forensic teams move a body near the scene of a fire at a high rise apartment block, in London, Wednesday, June 14, 2017. Firefighters are battling a huge blaze at a west London high-rise block that houses more than 100 apartments. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
June 15, 2017 - 3:50 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the London high-rise fire (all times local): 8:45 a.m. London's fire commissioner says it will be a miracle if any survivors are found following a devastating high-rise fire that killed at least 12 people. Authorities have said many more victims are expected. Dany Cotton...
Read More

Pages