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Leaving Paris accord will harm U.S. global influence — United Nations leader

Leaving Paris accord will harm U.S. global influence — United Nations leader

Everyone cautioned that no decision was final until Trump announced it. "Then, we must find partners to continue, because this work must not stop", Sipila said . But Trump said the agreement disadvan...

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Emmanuel Macron meets Vladimir Putin, warns over Syrian chemical weapons

Moscow said that Khan Sheikhoun tragedy took place after a Syrian air strike hit a terrorist warehouse containing toxic substances, but stressed that Damascus did not launch a chemical attack agai...

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United Kingdom police locate potentially significant auto in Manchester bomb investigation

British police investigating the Manchester Arena attack cordoned off an area around a vehicle significant to the investigation as they hunted Friday for clues about the suicide bomber's movements. Po...

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Putin says Russia never involved in hacking

Trump. The comments made by Putin on Thursday that Russia did not conduct cyber attacks "on the state level" in the USA election and that individual freelance Russian hackers were likely at play, ...

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Kabul blast: 11 U.S. citizens injured, death toll rises to 90

Pakistan and Afghanistan were to play two Twenty20 global (T20I) matches and a bilateral series as well. The Taliban - now in the midst of their annual "spring offensive" - denied they were invol...

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Trump Says US Will Withdraw From Paris Climate Accord

Today, we're just the former - on a backward course. "I don't want anything to get in our way". I'm fighting every day for the great people of this country. While some small miners have said the ...

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Court deals another blow to president's travel ban

Court deals another blow to president's travel ban

The 4th U.S. Circuit of Appeals dealt another blow to President Donald Trumps revised travel ban targeting six-Muslim majority countries on Thursday, May 25, 2017 , siding with groups that say the ...

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Trump Asks Supreme Court To Reinstate Travel Ban

In its filing, the government asked the top U.S. court to rule on the legal standing of Trump's order , appealing a ruling by the federal Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals that upheld a nationwide bl...

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Holes in Trump's reasoning on climate pullout

As the planet's second-largest emitter of greenhouse gases, what the USA does domestically on climate change matters a great deal. "If we can't, that's fine". Given the increasing likelihood he may ...

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Man City set to derail Liverpool FC's Van Dijk bid

NEIL LENNON reckons Virgil van Dijk has what it takes to play for Barcelona or Real Madrid. I have lived through a lot of merger and acquisition activity, and what I have learned over the years is t...

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United States embassy in Israel not being relocated to Jerusalem, for now

KELEMEN: Right. Well, the Israelis call it the eternal capital, but Jerusalem is also important to the Palestinians. "Though Israel is disappointed that the embassy will not move at this time, we ap...

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Julian Assange Still Facing Legal Hurdles after Sweden Drops Rape Investigation

The Swedish prosecutor in charge of the investigation, Marianne Ny, did not disclose her intentions in advance, but she was due to address a news conference at 12:00 (11:00am CET) on Friday. "The MP...

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Musk, Iger to quit Trump advisory councils after Paris accord decision

He is a member of the President's Strategic and Policy Forum, a business advisory group, and Trump's manufacturing jobs council. Standing in the heart of Europe, Trump publicly lectured NATO partners ...

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Osinbajo restates FG's commitment to address plight of displaced in Bakassi

Osinbajo restates FG's commitment to address plight of displaced in Bakassi

Nigeria's presidency and lawmakers are still in talks over the record 7.44 trillion naira ($24.45 billion) budget for 2017, a government official said on Wednesday, almost three weeks after the spendi...

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Spicer suggests Trump's 'covfefe' tweet was a secret message

A late-night, nonsensical tweet by President Donald Trump took the Internet by storm Wednesday, even as the White House faces major policy decisions and a continuing swirl of controversy. Dubke fo...

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Senate to hear from Comey; Dems raise new Session questions

Mark Warner , D-Va, said in a statement that Comey's public testimony will be followed by a closed session with the committee later that day. On Wednesday, the House of Representatives Intelligence ...

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United States withdraws from Paris climate change pact

It, however, said the president "reassured the leaders that America remains committed to the Transatlantic alliance and to robust efforts to protect the environment". "Keeping America great really req...

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Call me on my cellphone

Call me on my cellphone

The practice has raised concern about the security and secrecy of the USA commander-in-chief's communications. President Donald Trump has reportedly been encouraging other world leaders to call hi...

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Japan says US withdrawal from global climate pact 'regrettable'

Governors and analysts cited moves including California's effort to get 100 percent of its electricity from renewable sources, northeast states potentially tightening maximum allowances for carbon and...

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Mostly Sunny Thursday, Chance of Showers Increase This Weekend

Mostly Sunny Thursday, Chance of Showers Increase This Weekend

Scattered showers and storms possible for Sunday night as well. I'm expecting partly cloudy tonight , low in the mid 70's. Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. During the...

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Philippines' Duterte says Mindanao rebellion not Maute but 'purely ISIS'

Philippines' Duterte says Mindanao rebellion not Maute but 'purely ISIS'

The President likewise hit back at critics who said he did not consult defense and security officials when he declared martial law . It was not a surprise in a country facing the real threat from ext...

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Sturgeon faces First Minister's Questions as election campaign enters final week

Sturgeon faces First Minister's Questions as election campaign enters final week

It will delight the Tories, who can rerun their "coalition of chaos" warning. Mr Robertson is defending a 9,065 majority in Moray, but the poll - conducted before the Manchester bomb attack and the ...

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Trump declines to move US Embassy to Jerusalem, for now

Barring a last-minute surprise, Trump is expected to renew the waiver. While Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and other Israeli lawmakers said that the decision would only push peace furt...

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China vows to uphold climate pact after USA pullout

China vows to uphold climate pact after USA pullout

In his first tweet , Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein called the decision a "setback" for the environment and for USA global leadership. Associate Professor Bronwyn Hayward, who was selected as a ...

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Three men freed in Manchester terror probe

Three men freed in Manchester terror probe

Police have been attempting to retrace Abedi's movements ahead of the attack by examining CCTV footage and reviewing his phone calls. "It is vital that we make sure that he is not part of a wider ne...

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Spicer refers all Russia-related questions to Trump's lawyer

Dubke is the founder of Crossroads Media, a GOP media relations firm, and co-founder at the Blackrock Group, a communications and public affairs firm. The latest revelations to emerge last week involv...

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Fact Check: Trump's Shaky Claims on Climate Accord

Now that he's chose to do it, many are voicing their displeasure. More than 190 nations - everyone but Syria and Nicaragua - agreed to the Paris plan, and "you can not renegotiate individually", sa...

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White House Communications Director Resigns After 3 Months

Spicer's response was met with laughter from the White House press corps. Senior adviser Kellyanne Conway told Fox News the White House will continue to bring in Cabinet secretaries and other to...

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US defies world, says will quit Paris pact

The mayors said in a statement Thursday that the us and other nations need to address climate change to become energy independent, self-reliant and resilient. Elon Musk , the CEO of Tesla and Spac...

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Top Merkel aide rejects Trump's call to renegotiate global climate deal

First Daughter Ivanka Trump is moving on after her father announced his decision to withdraw the USA from the Paris climate accord on Thursday, despite previously lobbying President Trump to...

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President Trump pulls America out of Paris Climate Agreement

In his statement , Trump said the USA would "begin negotiations to re-enter" the agreement under better terms or to seek a new one. Under former President Barack Obama , the USA had agreed...

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Defense wants talk of Castile's permit omitted

The incident was one of several similar shootings last summer: On July 5, Alton Sterling was shot and killed outside a convenience store in Baton Rouge by police responding to a report of a man with...

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Police drink-drive crackdown begins across Surrey and Hampshire

Police drink-drive crackdown begins across Surrey and Hampshire

Hampshire police are stepping up their response to the deadly problem that sees 140 people each year killed or seriously injured on roads in the region. During 2016, 880 people were arrested for testi...

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Democrats are focusing on Russian Federation as an

Democrats are focusing on Russian Federation as an "excuse", Nunes says

Nunes took a clandestine trip to the White House - one day after then-FBI Director James Comey announced that the FBI had been investigating the Trump campaign since last July - and returned, tell...

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Spieth right back in the mix at Memorial

Spieth right back in the mix at Memorial

Spieth took a share of second at the Colonial Country Club , in Texas, last week and he was back among the pace-setters in OH after ending his round just one shot behind overnight leaders Jason Dufn...

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