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Trump to announce withdrawal from Paris climate deal

Here are five things that could be affected by the decision. Even coal companies had lobbied the Trump administration to stay in the agreement . The protocol for leaving, which the president sa...

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Comey set to testify June 8 on Russia

Comey confirmed during congressional testimony that the FBI was investigating possible connections or coordination between President Trump's associates and the Russian government. On Capitol Hill , a...

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Reinhold Hanning, Auschwitz Guard in 170K Deaths, Dies at 95

Reinhold Hanning, Auschwitz Guard in 170K Deaths, Dies at 95

He was convicted last June for complicity in 170,000 murders and sentenced to five years in prison (that's one year for every 34,000 murders). While there was no evidence he directly participated ...

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Manchester victim Saffie Roussos' mum told of her daughter's death

Manchester victim Saffie Roussos' mum told of her daughter's death

Mr Swanny said she was "talking, and is fully aware of the situation", adding that she was "now out of any danger". "I am very proud of the strength that Lisa and Andrew have as a couple - their bra...

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GST from July 1, to create many jobs for youth: Adhia

GST from July 1, to create many jobs for youth: Adhia

While the Parliament had passed all the four GST-related bills during the budget session, states will have to ratify the State-GST legislation to rollout the new tax. Currently, countries like Austral...

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Trump under fire over expected global climate deal withdrawal

But Trump's plan to follow through on a campaign pledge to withdraw from the Paris accord, agreed on by almost 200 countries in 2015, is now dominating, diplomats said . The Sierra Club said a USA wi...

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China's Li: fighting climate change is 'global consensus'

Oil companies like the agreement because it favors natural gas (which they produce) over dirtier coal. Here are some key points about his likely options and what difference they might make to climat...

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This is how the BBC Election Debate 2017 went down

This is how the BBC Election Debate 2017 went down

However, that did not keep the other party leaders from criticizing her decision to dodge their grilling. Caroline Lucas, co-leader of the Green Party, also criticised Amber Rudd during her respon...

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In or out? Trump announcing decision on global climate pact

In or out? Trump announcing decision on global climate pact

Many economists have big doubts. Musk grew Tesla , a sustainable energy company offering electric vehicles, energy storage and solar systems, to combat climate change and spread clean energy technol...

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North Korea accuses South of machine-gunning birds in Demilitarized Zone

North Korea accuses South of machine-gunning birds in Demilitarized Zone

The North's official KCNA news agency, citing the spokesman for the foreign ministry, said the country had "substantially displayed" the capabilities for mounting a nuclear attack on Hawaii and Alaska...

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May under fire for missing United Kingdom election debate

Answering questions during a factory visit in Bath, she insisted that "there's only one poll that matters and that's the poll that takes place on June 8". Theresa May attempted to change the focus of ...

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Leaving climate deal likely wouldn't add United States jobs

President Donald Trump can't simply refuse to sign the Paris climate deal, he must actively nullify it, says conservative talk radio host Rush Limbaugh . Briefing reporters, White House officials w...

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Trump to Announce Paris Climate Deal Decision at Thursday

Climate change is unstoppable. In addition to corporate investment, there is a large amount of money being directed by national governments into renewable energy research and development - with each...

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New sanctions on Venezuela officials upcoming

Republican U.S. Senator Marco Rubio, who had p us hed for further sanctions, called the measures a message "to Maduro and his thugs that their actions are not going to go unpunished". "We will never b...

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White House says Trump expected to pull USA from Paris deal

But, if the USA does opt out, as the world's second largest greenhouse gas producer, the move could prompt other nations to follow suit and kick off a negative environmental ripple effect: nations who...

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House approves increased taxes on automobiles, fuel

House approves increased taxes on automobiles, fuel

The House passed the bill on second and third readings in one session since President Rodrigo Duterte certified it as urgent. 5636 would lower the income tax of individual tax payers, but would incr...

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'Covfefe'? It's a message to the Russians, quips Hillary Clinton

'Covfefe'? It's a message to the Russians, quips Hillary Clinton

While it's been months since a presidential debate dominated the headlines, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are squaring off once more, although not face-to-face. "They covered it like it was Pe...

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US Media Reports of No Evidence of Kushner, Trump Campaign Misdeeds

While a senior White House official characterized the conversation as being "general and inconsequential", a bank official told ABC News the meeting was a "negotiation". "So no, I would not be concern...

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Wilbur Ross, Sugar Barons Clash Over Mexican Trade Deal — FT

Wilbur Ross, Sugar Barons Clash Over Mexican Trade Deal — FT

The deadline for a Mexican sugar deal is June 5. Ross said he hopes that the sugar and lumber issues can be resolved before negotiations with Canada and Mexico to modernize NAFTA can be resolv...

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Angela Merkel Seems To Have Had Enough

Up until this past weekend, German Chancellor Angela Merkel has publicly avoided outright conflict with U.S. President Donald Trump . Despite the lack of confidence expressed by Berlin in the n...

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Putin denies involvement in hacking, hails Trump

Earlier this week, the Russian leader said the accusations made against his regime were a "fiction" stemming from the "desire of those who lost the USA elections to improve their standing by accusing ...

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World leaders reaffirm commitment to fighting climate change

Lindsey Graham opposed exiting the agreement , anxious that doing so sends the wrong message that the party wholly denies the existence of climate change . He may opt to remain in the Paris accord w...

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In exiting Paris accords, President Trump squanders time and degrees

The United States, under former President Barack Obama , had committed to reduce its emissions by 26 percent to 28 percent from 2005 levels by 2025. California has also previously said it would h...

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Theresa May: 'Brighter future' for United Kingdom with Tory Brexit plans

But she stressed: "We are going to live within our means". Those are the conversations we have had. By attracting thousands of zealous young new supporters and re-engaging hard-left activists who ha...

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Celebrities React to Donald Trump's 'Covfefe' Tweet - See Their Responses!

If " Covfefe " is for missed word coverage, then pressing other buttons may result in disaster, he meant. Even CNN's Anderson Cooper had covfefe on the brain, giggling his way through Wednesda...

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Comey Planning To Testify Publicly As Early As Next Week

If there's been movement on the creation of the war room since Axios first reported it last week , then it's happening quietly. May 18: President Trump, vexed by the previous day's news, tweets...

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Riot releases details on franchising, including application process and player's association

Riot releases details on franchising, including application process and player's association

Only 10 teams will make the 2018 season lineup, and they're not guaranteed to be the same 10 that end the 2017 season with a spot in the LCS. This changes will be implemented at the start of the 201...

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Putin claims Russian has never been involved in hacking

The just approved policy allows Indian companies to partner with global defence majors "to seek technology transfers and manufacturing know-how to set up domestic manufacturing infrastructure and supp...

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Struggling Pekka Rinne pulled in third as Penguins take 2-0 lead

This is his first year pro, coming out of college where he is not used to playing the National Hockey League schedule and the demands of that, particularly a long playoff run. Rinne was 4-0 in the pla...

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Restaurant Offers Deal in Honor of 'Covfefe' Tweet

Last night, the president either dozed off mid-tweet or masterminded a media madhouse by tweeting, "Despite the constant negative press covfefe". Or drunk? Or had he perhaps just given away a secret n...

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Evergreen State College evacuated after 'direct threat'

Evergreen State College evacuated after 'direct threat'

In the interview, Weinstein claims that the student protesters allegedly discussed the possibility of kidnapping him. It's a reversal from the longstanding annual " Day of Absence ", in which minoriti...

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Bomb Threat By Passenger Disrupts Malaysia Airlines Flight

Bomb Threat By Passenger Disrupts Malaysia Airlines Flight

The flight was turned around and landed back in Melbourne where heavily armed officers boarded the plane and arrested the 25-year-old Dandenong man. The man refused to sit down, and threatened to ...

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Russian state not involved in hacking, Putin says

Russian President Vladimir Putin has hailed President Donald Trump as a straightforward person with a fresh vision. "He can't be put in the same category as normal politicians". Putin said these i...

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Tory candidate blasts Theresa May for 'f****** it up' after debate debacle

Tory candidate blasts Theresa May for 'f****** it up' after debate debacle

LONDON (AP ) - Britain's main opposition leader castigated Prime Minister Theresa May for refusing to debate him on live television Wednesday, as narrowing opinion polls injected drama into the coun...

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Patriotic Russians may have staged cyber attacks on own initiative - Putin

With Mr Putin alongside him, the French President repeated the accusation in a reply to a journalist's question, saying: "During the campaign, Russia Today and Sputnik were agents of influence which...

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US U-20 Team Advances to Quarterfinals

US U-20 Team Advances to Quarterfinals

The 6-0 win also ties the USA's record for largest margin of victory at the Federation Internationale de Football Association U-20 World Cup . They'll play Venezuela at 2 a.m. The USA broke through in...

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Mass evacuations as Cyclone Mora hits Bangladesh

Mass evacuations as Cyclone Mora hits Bangladesh

The cyclonic storm, which was formed by the depression in east central Bay of Bengal, hit the coast of Bangladesh between Cox's Bazaar and the port of Chittagong, the country's meteorological depar...

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Poll dive hits British PM's election battle

The prime minister is not here tonight. Theresa May will today urge voters to "have faith" in her to secure a good Brexit deal for Britain, as she attempts to shake off criticism of her decision...

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House of Cards' Twitter account brilliantly trolls Theresa May over TV debate

The Prime Minister came under fire from an unlikely source - as well as her usual political opponents - for missing last night's TV debate. Debates are a bit pointless: Finally, May believes tha...

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British PM May looks 9 seats short of parliament majority - YouGov

The Brits are heading to the polls on Thursday June 8, in an early general election that is turning out to be a lot more uncertain than anyone had expected it to be. YouGov acknowledged there was unce...

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