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Trudeau calls Trump to say climate decision a 'disappointment'

The White House Rose Garden ". The Paris Agreement of climate change, agreed on by nearly every country in the world in 2015 after lengthy negotiations, aims to tackle climate change by cutting gre...

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Leaving the Paris climate deal will take the US years: Juncker

Leaving the Paris climate deal will take the US years: Juncker

U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to announce on Thursday his decision whether to keep the United States in the global pact to fight climate change, as a source close to the matter said he was...

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Donald Trump lashes out at Germany over trade, NATO, promises change

As the president considers wider staff changes amid growing political fallout over probes into Russian Federation and his presidential campaign, the White House said a senior aide to Trump is le...

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Tory lead slashed to record low of three points

How have the polls changed during the campaign? Labour meanwhile are on 39% up from 36%, giving the Tories a lead of just 3 points - the narrowest YouGov polling has had the race to date. May had...

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What do the polls during an election campaign actually mean?

In that case, the pollsters could claim they had not entirely failed, because Clinton won the popular vote but lost to Donald Trump in the electoral college. The Liberal Democrats are also focusing ...

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34 bodies found at Manila casino attack suffocated, not shot

34 bodies found at Manila casino attack suffocated, not shot

The death toll from Friday morning's terror strike at a popular hotel-cum-casino in Philippines capital Manila has gone up to 34, and local police have also confirmed that the lone gunman involved i...

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Former FBI Director James Comey to testify in Senate June 8

It should not be a crime for a public official, whether the president or anyone else, to exercise his or her statutory and constitutional authority to hire or fire another public official. Pistole was...

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House intel panel approves subpoenas for Flynn, Trump lawyer Cohen

Devin Nunes , R-Calif., who recused himself from the Russian Federation investigation after being criticized for being too close to the White House. The Senate intelligence committee announced Comey...

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Trump attacks Germany in furious tweets

Trump attacks Germany in furious tweets

If "we Europeans must really take our fate into our own hands" ( as she said after Trump headed home), she'll have to put a lot more money where her mouth is. These divergences were aired at a summ...

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Donald Trump to announce decision on Paris deal today

Friends of the Earth's chief executive Craig Bennett said the organisation would campaign against any trade deal with the U.S. if it "turns its back on its global responsibility to tackle climate ch...

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Firing at a casino resort in Manila, ISIS claims responsibility

Firing at a casino resort in Manila, ISIS claims responsibility

A gunman stormed a mall-casino complex in the Philippines, torched gambling tables. A masked gunman was on the second floor of one hotel, firing at guests, hotel employees fleeing the scene told CN...

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Clinton and Trump are at each other's throats again

Clinton and Trump are at each other's throats again

Clinton made the unsubstantiated assertion that Trump colluded with "1,000 Russian agents" to spread "fake news" about her during a question and answer session at the 2017 Code Conference in Ranch...

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"America First in caps": Allies concerned about Paris climate deal, USA relations

She was prompted to make it by Trump's failure to endorse a number of common security and economic positions, most notably the core North Atlantic Treaty Organisation doctrine of collective defence,...

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What withdrawing from the Paris climate agreement means

What withdrawing from the Paris climate agreement means

Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-Bakersfield) said Trump made the right call, calling the Paris accord an "unnecessary burden" on the U.S. President and chief executive of the World Resources Institute An...

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Israeli official disappointed with embassy delay

President Donald Trump has temporarily waived a law requiring the U.S.to move its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem. Spicer says the six-month waiver Trump signed Thursday shouldn't be considered a...

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U.S. Geological Survey records 3.8 magnitude natural disaster in northern Oklahoma

U.S. Geological Survey records 3.8 magnitude natural disaster in northern Oklahoma

Another quake, with 2.6 magnitude, was reported Thursday 10 miles west of Belle Plaine. There was another mild quake that was reported to obtain in the region on the last Thursday just 10 miles west...

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Pak adopts wait and watch on Saudi counter terrorism alliance

Pak adopts wait and watch on Saudi counter terrorism alliance

Prime Minister's Adviser on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz has clarified that army troops would not be deployed outside the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia as Pakistan is committed to protect territorial integ...

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Goldman Sachs underwrites Venezuelan tyranny

Goldman Sachs underwrites Venezuelan tyranny

Last month, lawmakers reached out to big Wall Street firms including Goldman Sachs , asking them not to help the country monetize its $7.7 billion in gold reserves. The country is in the middle of a ...

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Anger as Trump announces U.S. withdrawal from global climate deal

In a statement , he said: "The nations that remain in the Paris Agreement will be the nations that reap the benefits in jobs and industries created". Still, Bush made the broad and public case for ...

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White House communications director Mike Dubke quits after 3 months

White House communications director Mike Dubke quits after 3 months

Dubke's last day has not yet been set. Trump is reported to have become increasingly frustrated with the White House communications department in the wake of FBI investigations into whether his ca...

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Corey Lewandowski says he's open to White House communications job

Corey Lewandowski says he's open to White House communications job

Dubke, who worked closely with White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer , served as a behind-the-scenes player helping manage communications strategy, responses to crises such as the firing of James B...

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Philippine military mistakenly kills own soldiers

The Catholic bishops of Mindanao, where Marawi City is located, have said that Duterte's martial law declaration for the southern Philippines must be temporary. While Padilla said it is up to th...

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Corbyn vows to create a million 'decent jobs'

This is the final Election Weekly before polling day but we'll be back again on June 9 to pore over the results of this snap vote. Labour is closing the gap with Tories and now stands just thr...

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Hillary Clinton: Trump has let loose 'dangerous' level of hate

Hillary Clinton: Trump has let loose 'dangerous' level of hate

Hillary Clinton is like a broken record when it comes to pointing that election loss finger of blame at anyone who will stand still long enough for her to take aim. Even with the media cheerleade...

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Trump's national security team planning 'holistic solution' against ISIS: WH

Trump's national security team planning 'holistic solution' against ISIS: WH

A separate set of reports surfaced around that same time claiming Kushner also discussed setting up a line of secret communication between Russian Federation and the Trump transition team. USA i...

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Philippines says 8 foreign fighters killed in southern siege

Precision-guided bombs were used earlier in airstrikes in Marawi's urban areas, but the military ran out of the high-tech munitions and used conventional ones in Wednesday's bombing run, he said . ...

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Former TSA boss among candidates for FBI director

James Comey , fired last month as FBI director amid a federal investigation into connections between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign, is set to testify next Thursday at a highly anticipa...

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36 people suffocate after gunman sets fire to casino in Philippines

36 people suffocate after gunman sets fire to casino in Philippines

The attack at the Resorts World Manila sent people running out to the streets in a panic. Dela Rosa said 18 of the 54 injured people were in hospital and the others suffered only minor injuries. T...

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In Saudi Arabia, Trump admits India is 'victim of terrorism'

In Saudi Arabia, Trump admits India is 'victim of terrorism'

Trump's choice of Saudi Arabia , Iran's bitter regional rival, for his first official foreign visit reflects the deep antagonism of his administration towards Iran. "Nothing helps you learn and und...

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Weather.com trolls Trump's climate decision

Trump, tapping into the "America First" message he used when he was elected president previous year, said the Paris accord would undermine the United States economy, cost U.S. The COP 23 talks will ...

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WH says Israel peace hopes sparked embassy delay

WH says Israel peace hopes sparked embassy delay

The absence of peace - he noted - should be blamed on this Palestinian stance and not on Israel's control over the Territories or settlement construction: "There were neither before 1967 but they trie...

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36 bodies found in Manila casino after attack

Police chief dela Rosa said it was possible militant group Islamic State would claim responsibility for the incident for propaganda purposes. Authorities said the attack was not terrorism-related ...

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Gunman storms Philippine casino, police suspect robbery

But he said the assailant did not fire at people he met. The man, who has yet to be named, entered the casino shortly after midnight and began shooting at television screens with an assault rifle, p...

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United States 'turning its back on science' after Trump's Paris Agreement withdrawal

If we can't, that's fine". It's not just Philly that is reacting to Trump's move. "The President said that they could continue to talk, but indicated that nothing was renegotiable with regard to...

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Reggae star Damian Marley, others buy control of High Times

Even today, the publication reports that it has 236,000 monthly subscribers. With new ownership comes new and more ambitious endeavors such as hosting more live events like the Cannabis Cup . "Any ...

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