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Trump announces withdrawal from Paris climate deal

Here are five things that could be affected by the decision. That fight has played out within the Trump administration. The decision has no direct impact on major US regulations on power plants and ...

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May woos Brexit voters but manifesto row hits support

Labour has closed the gap on the Conservatives in the past 10 days, trailing by as few as 3 points in the polls, down from as many as 24 points in the early days of the election. In a speech at CJ ...

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Palestinian premier meets Israeli minister after Trump visit

So the Trump administration leaked word that it was reneging on the Jerusalem promise . But the president can waive the law if asserting that a waiver is in US national security interests. Barghout...

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Music Legend Gregg Allman Dies

Music Legend Gregg Allman Dies

The band didn't get the gig because they were a three-piece, Boyer said, but it was the the starting point of a friendship with Allman that would last for decades. Gregg Allman's contributions were...

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Israel disappointed over Trump embassy decision

Eighteen years waiting is more than enough. The president has distanced himself from the pledge since taking office and has been evasive on whether he would go ahead with the move. "The president is s...

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Labour would try to form minority government after election - Emily Thornberry

Labour would try to form minority government after election - Emily Thornberry

Corbyn's drive to align Labour more closely with its socialist roots and eschew the pro-business centrist platform championed by three-time election victor Blair has split the party. The Prime Minis...

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Jeremy Corbyn struggles to put cost on Labour plan for free childcare

The Labour deputy leader has hit out at the Conservative Party's attacks on Jeremy Corbyn , saying, they are "hell bent on viciously attacking" him because they don't have a more compelling campaign ...

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Trump withdraws from Paris climate deal, but says he'll begin new negotiations

Trump withdraws from Paris climate deal, but says he'll begin new negotiations

Trump said Wednesday he was still listening to "a lot of people both ways". Experts, including Andrew Light, a former US State Department climate negotiator, have said China may reach that goal ea...

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White House official: Trump plans to pull US from Paris climate accord

The mayor said he would look to sign the executive order this week, assuming Trump actually does pull out of the climate agreement. Speaking in Berlin about the Paris climate change accord, he ...

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Trump expected to keep US embassy in Tel Aviv

President Donald Trump is expected to renew the waiver that keeps the USA embassy in Tel Aviv , avoiding, for now, a controversial move to Jerusalem , several senior administration and diplomatic ...

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President Trump's big decision on climate change deal

These include carbon dioxide generated from burning of fossil fuels that scientists blame for a warming planet, sea level rise , droughts and more frequent violent storms. On Thursday morning, seni...

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Trump Announces US Will Withdraw from Paris Climate Accord

This decision, which makes the USA one of only three countries to not participate in the agreement, provoked a significant, mostly negative reaction online. "Leaving Paris is not good for America or t...

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France, Italy, Germany 'firmly' believe Paris climate deal can't be renegotiated

World leaders on Thursday reacted quickly to President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris climate change agreement, with former Vice President Al Gore calling the move "reckless and ...

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French envoy says Paris climate deal doesn't infringe on U.S. sovereignty

The White House had signaled earlier in the week that withdrawal was likely, but Trump has been known to change his mind at the last minute on such major decisions. He added: "Fighting climate ...

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Trump's Decision on the Paris Climate Accords

The agreement, which nearly every country in the world has joined, is created to cut emissions of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases in order to keep temperatures from rising by more than 2 deg...

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UK Conservatives extend lead to 10 points over Labour: Kantar poll

UK Conservatives extend lead to 10 points over Labour: Kantar poll

But the pound proved resilient on the news , falling just 0.2% against the dollar to $1.287. The landslide victory May hoped to seal by calling a snap election for June 8 seemed much less likely ...

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ISIS takes credit for attack on Philippines resort; many injured

Resorts World Manila said on social media it was in lockdown and the local fire department said a blaze was burning on the second floor of the building. There are reports that several people have been...

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Sri Lanka floods, mudslides kill 100, displace over 12000

Sri Lanka floods, mudslides kill 100, displace over 12000

Additionally, INS Jalashwa shall sail out from Visakhapatnam shortly with HADR (Humanitarian Assistance Disaster Relief) stores which includes victualing, clothing, medicines and water. "The impact of...

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Donald Trump puts US Embassy move to Jerusalem on hold

Trump was facing a Thursday deadline to renew the waiver or see the State Department lose half its funding for its overseas facilities. Lawmakers later passed the Jerusalem Embassy Act in 1995, si...

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Trump calls for end to filibuster

Trump calls for end to filibuster

She also hoped to preserve the pre-existing condition element of Obamacare while allowing insurers to absorb the cost by using re-insurance options or risk pools that they don't now have. Each of the ...

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Cyclone Mora kills six in Bangladesh, alert sounded in coastal Odisha

Cyclone Mora kills six in Bangladesh, alert sounded in coastal Odisha

The port city of Chittagong experienced the maximum gust of wind with 135 kilometers per hour when it hit the district at around 10 am. Shamsul Alam, a Rohingya community leader, told Reuters ...

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US Officials New Sanctions Coming for Venezuela Officials

Looting and arson attacks had erupted overnight, authorities said. Following Security Council talks, US Ambassador Nikki Haley called for countries to send a message to Maduro. Maduro has accused...

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Trio investigating Ivanka Trump shoe factories in China missing, advocacy group says

Huajian also manufactures products for Coach, Karl Largerfeld and Kendall + Kylie at the factory where the activists went undercover. China Labor Watch has also published reports on child labor ...

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President Trump announcing withdraw from Paris Climate Change Accord

President Trump announcing withdraw from Paris Climate Change Accord

Two major news outlets Axis and CBS News reported that the US President had made a decision to withdraw from the Paris agreement on climate change and the administration has been informing wor...

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Egypt's Authorities Apprehend Suspects in Probe Into Attack on Coptic Christians

Egypt's Authorities Apprehend Suspects in Probe Into Attack on Coptic Christians

In a statement released in Washington, Trump said: "The bloodletting of Christians must end, and all who aid their killers must be punished". Following the attack, the Daesh Takfiri terrorist group ...

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'IS lonewolf' attacks casino in Manila

He says the gunman apparently killed himself. "I was about to return to the second floor from my break when I saw people running". He told reporters at the scene that the building was being search...

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Trump withdraws US from Paris climate change accord

Here are five things that could be affected by the decision. Speaking after bilateral talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin, Li said it was "also in our interest.to work step by ste...

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PM Today Trump To Announce Decision On Global Climate Deal

PM Today Trump To Announce Decision On Global Climate Deal

Should the United States pull out of the pact and seek to protect old-school jobs in coal and oil, it would risk losing the chance to lead the world in developing environmentally friendly technology...

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'We're Getting Out!' Donald Trump Announces Departure From Paris Climate Agreement

They warned that USA withdrawal from the deal could speed up the effects of global climate change , worsening heat waves, floods, droughts and storms. Retreating from the pledges in the Paris climate...

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Merkel 'disappointed' in Trump's withdrawal from Paris agreement

Former President Barack Obama , who helped broker the accord, praised the deal during a trip to Europe this month. "As of today, the United States will cease all implementation of the non-binding...

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Samantha Bee believes she knows the 'real' story behind Trump's 'covfefe' tweet

Now, while it may have looked like the leader of the US attempted to spell "coverage" and instead dropped his phone on his face and fell asleep, Trump, and now Spicer insist there's a hidden and i...

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Trump Expected To Quit Paris Climate Deal

In the past few days, the chief executives of dozens of companies have made last-minute appeals to Trump. Leaders from industry behemoths Apple , Google, Walmart, ExxonMobil, BP and Shell also have...

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Shots, explosions rock resort in Manila, Philippines

A man who fired an automatic rifle inside a casino in the capital of Manila and triggered fears of a terrorist attack was shot dead on Friday, police said, adding the incident was likely just a bung...

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May under fire for missing UK election debate

May called an early general election in mid-April, claiming she needed a fresh mandate to negotiate a Brexit deal with the European Union , and with polling day approaching, she will return to ...

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Iran Re-elects The Man Who Helped Implement The Nuclear Deal

Iran Re-elects The Man Who Helped Implement The Nuclear Deal

Looking outside Iran's borders, Rouhani said his nation aspires "to live in peace and friendship with the rest of the world". President Rouhani's victory means a major defeat for the hardliners. Put...

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Trump delays moving U.S. embassy to Jerusalem despite campaign pledge

Trump said that his decision to sign a waiver against moving the U.S. embassy in Israel to Jerusalem was meant to improve the chances of a Israeli-Palestinian peace deal. Carrying out Congress's w...

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Pennsylvania man arrested on gun charges at Trump International Hotel in DC

During his interview with officials, Moles did provide conflicting information about his reason for traveling to Washington so heavily armed. Police said Moles had made threatening remarks, but in...

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France, Italy, Germany defend Paris Accord, say cannot be renegotiated

The Paris deal hamstrings the United States while empowering some of the world's highest polluting countries. "And they won't be", Trump added. "As of today, the United States will cease all i...

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Canada committed to Paris Accord regardless of Trump decision: Ottawa

For his part, Trump tweeted only that he would be announcing his decision regarding the treaty "over the next few days". "Make America great again!" the United States leader tweeted, repeating h...

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So What Exactly Is In The Paris Climate Accord?

So What Exactly Is In The Paris Climate Accord?

An American withdrawal, promised by Trump during the 2016 USA presidential campaign, would deepen a rift with US allies and align the United States with Syria and Nicaragua as the world's only non-par...

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