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Trump set to pull out of Paris climate accord

Trump tweeted Wednesday morning that he would announce his decision "over the next few days". Given President Donald Trump's views on emissions policy, and his past claims that climate change i...

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Man arrested at Trump hotel in DC with 2 guns

DellaRatta says guns are prevalent in the rural area near Lake Erie where she and Moles grew up, and he's always owned them. Even with the conflicting information, there was no indication that he was ...

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Obama says Trump's decision on climate deal 'rejects the future'

So what would happen to global temperatures' trajectory if Trump repudiates the Paris Agreement and stops trying to cut USA greenhouse gas emissions? But he indicated that was hardly a priority. E...

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US House committee issues subpoenas

Flynn communicated with Russian officials while an adviser to President Trump's campaign and transition, and discussed US sanctions against the country with those contacts. The Senate Intelligence ...

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South Korea fires shots at North after 'unidentified object' flies over DMZ

South Korea fires shots at North after 'unidentified object' flies over DMZ

Around 1600 KST on Tuesday, the South Korean army responded with a warning broadcast and "warning shots" to what it later described as an "unidentified" flying object crossing the military demarcation...

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Trump expected to announce withdrawal from Paris climate accord

Trump expected to announce withdrawal from Paris climate accord

Two US news organisations - Axis and CBS News - reported that Trump had made a decision to withdraw from the deal and the administration has been informing world leaders about it. Likewise, Shell CEO ...

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United States to withdraw from Paris Climate Accord

United States to withdraw from Paris Climate Accord

The Democratic governors' new pact commits to that same goal, which requires a 26 to 28 percent reduction in emissions from 2005 levels. Now, that's probably not going to happen. Elon Musk , the hea...

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Trump says 'big story' isn't Russian Federation probe

Trump says 'big story' isn't Russian Federation probe

Napolitano stated he believes the spying was a last-ditch attempt by the Obama administration to thwart Donald Trump being elected to the White House, adding that it may have gone beyond Michael Fly...

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Trump expected to keep U.S. embassy in Tel Aviv

Trump expected to keep U.S. embassy in Tel Aviv

Trump heard that message directly from Arab leaders last month when he visited Saudi Arabia at the start of his first overseas trip as president. It would pre-empt the Oslo accords and negate Washi...

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'House of Cards' throws shade at Theresa May for ducking United Kingdom debate

Take a look out of your window. She's more interested in meeting the public: May says that the election is about meeting members of the public face-to-face, and that she would prefer to do that ...

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'She's f****d it up' Tory blasts Theresa May over election campaign

'She's f****d it up' Tory blasts Theresa May over election campaign

Once again, a journalist was booed by a partisan audience at a Corbyn rally. In what will be seen as a major blow for the Conservatives, the London Evening Standard said Thursday night that in a s...

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Witnesses report gunshots, explosions at hotel-casino in Philippines

Manila's police chief says a man who burst into a casino with an assault rifle, torched tables and stuffed a bag with gambling chips has killed himself. Dozens of people were hurt, according to the ...

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Merkel says can no longer rely on America

Germany was particularly discomfited, and Merkel wasted no time in warning German voters that the United States can no longer be relied upon as before. "Europe must become a player active in global...

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Senate panel eager to hear from Comey, given OK to testify

Devin Nunes , R-Calif., the chairman of the House intelligence committee , and Democrats on the panel. President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Michael Cohen will be subpoenaed to testify in t...

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GOP Rep: Trump 'Deeply Disappointing' on Israel Embassy

Abdullah in particular expressed deep concern that moving the embassy would spark unrest among his country's large Palestinian population. Jordan has welcomed President Donald Trump's decision to de...

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Trump's 'reckless' decision to join Syria on climate change

Representatives from 195 countries have signed the agreement , which aims to reduce carbon dioxide emissions and prevent global temperatures from continuing to rise. Democratic governors aren't the...

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Light rail slayings suspect to appear in court

Light rail slayings suspect to appear in court

Kathy Griffin did a photo shoot where she severed Donald Trump's head in effigy, in the name of freedom of expression. "You've got to put your life on the line sometimes if you can afford it", he ...

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Earthquake of 5.0 magnitude hits Haryana, northern India

Earthquake of 5.0 magnitude hits Haryana, northern India

No loss of life of property have been reported. According to the US Geological Survey, the epicentre of the quake was in Gohana, Haryana. It took place around 4.25 am and lasted for about a minute, ...

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Trump will announce decision on Paris climate change accord

Trump said his administration will be open to a renegotiation of the deal. The group's vice president, New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu said the action "is shortsighted and will be devastating to Ame...

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U.S. climate decision leaves Europe incensed, dismayed

Brown is about to begin a trip to China to discuss emissions-reduction policies with other leaders and has promised to fill the void left by the Trump administration. Lawmakers, world leaders, former ...

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President Trump abandons global effort to combat climate change

President Trump abandons global effort to combat climate change

Mr Trump said though that he was open to renegotiating the deal, or creating a new agreement, "on terms that are fair to the United States, its businesses, its workers, its people, its taxpayers". Man...

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PM Modi pays floral tributes to WW-II victims at Piskarevskoe

PM Modi pays floral tributes to WW-II victims at Piskarevskoe

Modi will leave for Spain after his meeting with the President later on Tuesday. "I see many complementarities between my Government's flagship initiatives, such as Make in India , and Spain's exp...

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Zbigniew Brzezinski, Jimmy Carter's National Security Adviser, Dies at 89

Zbigniew Brzezinski, Jimmy Carter's National Security Adviser, Dies at 89

Brzezinski served as President Carter's national security advisor from 1977 to 1981 and continued to hold influence in foreign policy issues. However, the Carter years also took in the Iranian hosta...

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Top CEOs tell CEO president: You're wrong on Paris

Trump's decision was also met with criticism from California Gov. Some said the state will take an economic hit, as federal policy shifts from support of clean and renewable energy sources to backing ...

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Top Trump aide exiting: Part of a wider shuffle?

Politico first reported Dubke's resignation . Dubke, other officials suggested , would not be the last to go. A top communications aide to President Donald Trump is exiting the White House...

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Putin says Russia's never been involved in hacking

Putin says Russia's never been involved in hacking

But at the same time, Putin sidestepped a question on Kashmir, and said "it is up to you" to assess whether Pakistan is fueling terrorism in the Indian state. Zaiwalla & Co. continues to closely work ...

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Elon Musk dumps Trump over Paris climate agreement decision

The Turnbull government should lobby the United States to reconsider its exit from the Paris climate agreement , Labor's foreign affairs spokeswoman Penny Wong has said ahead of a key bilateral mee...

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Trump Announces Plan to Withdraw From Paris Climate Change Accord

Their resignations came after countless people blasted the president for pulling the USA out of the global pact. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau took to Twitter to criticize Trump's decision,...

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French President Macron stresses on combating Jihadi threat

Moscovici said he'll be presenting a "positive" update to finance ministers about Greece's recent efforts to meet the terms of its global bailout. "It is vital today that we speed up". "There is a n...

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Trump announces plans to withdraw from Paris climate change accord

Trump said, adding that it's time to pursue a new deal that protects the environment, the US and its people. But he indicated that was hardly a priority. The U.S., of course, has little in common with...

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Trump is broadening his search for FBI director

At a Tuesday press briefing, reporters asked White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer if or when Trump knew Kushner was trying to set up back channels with Russian Federation before he became pre...

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Average US 30-year mortgage rate slips to 3.94 percent

The best 30 year FHA loan deals stand at 3.800% and an April of 4.8770%. Once again the 30-year fixed refinance loan seemed to be dancing to its own tune, this time in home buyers favor. The benchma...

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Court strikes out treason charge against Charles Okah

Court strikes out treason charge against Charles Okah

Federal Government also alleged that the accused persons between January 2 and March 15, 2010, within Port-Harcourt Rivers State and diverse places, conspired with Henry Okah, Chima Orlu, at large, an...

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Trump In Saudi Arabia: 'This Is Not A Battle Between Different Faiths'

This is Donald Trump's first overseas visit and his speech was the highlight of his two-day visit. Trump, who had repeatedly slammed former President Barack Obama for refusing to use the term "rad...

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Withdrawing from Paris climate deal wrongheaded

Several big coal companies, including Cloud Peak Energy, had publicly urged Trump to stay in the deal as a way to help protect the industry's mining interests overseas, though others asked Trump to ex...

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44 migrants die of thirst in Niger while crossing desert

44 migrants die of thirst in Niger while crossing desert

The Red Cross dispatched a team to the site "to gather information" on the circumstances. It is impossible to know how many migrants are lost in the desert with so many making their way north. Som...

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Labour wants other parties' support, not a coalition

She spoke as recent opinion surveys suggest her Conservative Party's once commanding lead over Labour has been shrinking in recent days. "As we pursue a bold and ambitious free trade agreement betwe...

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President Trump waives law requiring US move its embassy to Jerusalem

Bush , and Barack Obama routinely signed the waiver every six months. While Jordan has since given up the claim to those territories, their worldwide status remains in limbo, with Palestinians...

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Angela Merkel Criticizes Donald Trump's Decision To Withdraw From Paris Climate Agreement

He said the USA will begin negotiations to reenter the Paris Agreement "on terms that are fair to the United States ". "We'll be the cleanest", he said . The accord, which is sponsored by the ...

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Manila casino gunman steals gambling chips and sets himself on fire

It started as a mass panic at the biggest hotel-casino resort in the Philippines over fears of an Islamic State terrorist attack. Ronald dela Rosa said police were in control of the situation and it...

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