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Resort In The Philippines On Lockdown After Reports Of Gunfire

Smoke billows from the Resorts World building in Pasay City, Metro Manila , Philippines June 2, 2017. Photos tweeted by an Israeli journalist appear to show the building in flames, and a video shows ...

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India Too a Victim of Terrorism, Says Donald Trump in Saudi Arabia

India Too a Victim of Terrorism, Says Donald Trump in Saudi Arabia

During an October general election debate in Las Vegas, Trump went further: "It's a criminal enterprise", he said of the Clinton's charitable foundation. Drive them out. Drive them out of your places ...

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Witnesses report gunshots, explosions at Philippine mall

During those remarks, he referred to "the terrorist attack in Manila ". Authorities later expressed doubt that it was terrorism-related. A resort complex in Manila said it was on lockdown early...

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Gunshots and explosions ring out at Philippine mall complex

Gunshots and explosions ring out at Philippine mall complex

The attacker or attackers have not been identified, but the Philippines have been troubled by terrorism. Philippines news channel ANC said there were two gunmen, wearing masks and black clothes. Sil...

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US President Donald Trump pulls US out of Paris climate deal

Mr Trump, as expected, withdrew the USA on Thursday from the landmark agreement struck by former president Barack Obama and leaders of 193 other nations in 2015. The withdrawal represents an abandon...

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Some Democratic governors form group to uphold Paris pact

Nicaragua balked because it found the deal's standards insufficient. Democratic governors aren't the only politicians vowing to counter Trump's Paris pact decision. Five Nordic countries wrote a las...

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Train stabbing survivor: Portland has 'white savior complex'

Train stabbing survivor: Portland has 'white savior complex'

Earlier this year, organizers of a small community parade affiliated with the city's famous Rose Festival canceled the celebration over fears of violence after protesters said the local Republican Par...

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White House says Trump expected to pull U.S. from Paris deal

And that will probably still be the case - even though, for now at least, the United States won't be a part of it. Countries like China, and other developing nations, are still going to pump carbon in...

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Suspect in casino attack near Manila found dead

Philippine police, firetrucks and SWAT teams rushed to Resorts World, where witnesses initially reported seeing a masked gunman firing at guests on the second floor of a hotel. The information could n...

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Manila casino gunman dead

Manila casino gunman dead

The US state department has tweeted a warning to citizens, stating: "Reports of explosions/gunfire at Resorts World Manila , near the Manila Intl Airport". One of those related to a robbery attem...

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America Will Pull Out of Paris Climate Accord

French President Emmanuel Macron , German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Italian Premier Paolo Gentiloni said in a joint statement Thursday that they take note "with regret" the US decision to pull...

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Philippines police chief says no indication shooting linked to terrorism

Later, company Chief Operating Officer Stephen Reilly told reporters that security operations were ongoing. The gunman didn't appear to be firing at people, said Philippines National Police Chief ...

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Indian PM in Germany urges climate action

Merkel appeared to rebuke Mr. Trump in remarks on Sunday in which she urged the European Union to stick together in the face of weakening USA support. "That's of huge importance and in no way direct...

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VVS Laxman Backs Government Decision To Not Play Cricket With Pakistan

Joe Root, Jos Buttler and Ben Stokes have to be considered world-class players at this point, and the advantage of playing at home can not be underestimated. "It's just we couldn't finish well, that...

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Elon Musk is leaving presidential councils over withdrawal from Paris accord

He said American withdrawal "represents a reassertion of American sovereignty". Obama served two terms in the White House and was ineligible to run again past year, when Trump defeated former Se...

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The White House Says It Won't Answer Questions About Russia Anymore

Trump semi-regularly retweets items from FOX News and promotes shows from the network. One likely reason for Trump's Twitter screed against the media was a Washington Post report that his son...

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Trump breaks campaign promise by not moving US Embassy to Jerusalem

During the campaign, Trump slammed NAFTA as one of the worst deals in USA history and pledged to renegotiate it if elected. This decision will likely disappoint Israel supporters but gives the presi...

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Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails end 40-day hunger strike

This hunger strike is the largest Palestinian prisoners have ever launched, said Ghassan Khatib, a Palestinian politician and former vice president of Birzeit University. The prisoners' two main deman...

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

The President said the U.S. will either re-enter the Paris Climate Accord or propose a new deal "on terms that are fair to the United States, its businesses, its workers, its people, its taxpayers". N...

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As House budget advances, pay differences with Senate emerge

As House budget advances, pay differences with Senate emerge

The House approved a Republican amendment that earmarks $5 million to boost substance abuse services, with a focus on treating opioid addiction. The House and Senate ultimately will hammer out a compr...

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President Trump addresses explosion in Philippines

People ran screaming out of Resorts World Manila , which is across a road from one of the main terminals of the Philippines' global airport, after the man fired what police chief Ronald dela Rosa sai...

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Ten government soldiers killed in Philippines military air strike - minister

Ten government soldiers killed in Philippines military air strike - minister

The government on Wednesday said one Mindanao separatist group, which had struck a yet-to-be-implemented peace deal with it, had agreed to help the military get civilians, dead or alive, out of Mar...

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U.N. says U.S. withdrawal from Paris deal 'major disappointment'

U.N. says U.S. withdrawal from Paris deal 'major disappointment'

On Wednesday, Exxon shareholders voted to require the company to produce an annual report examining how the oil and gas giant will be impacted by efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions directed ...

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Team Trump holds off on moving embassy to Jerusalem

The location of the U.S. Embassy in Israel, which will stay in Tel Aviv for now, is not a big concern to the average Israeli. The next test on the embassy will come six months from now, when Trump h...

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Trump waives law requiring US move embassy to Jerusalem

Trump , who vowed during the 2016 presidential campaign to move the embassy, chose instead to continue his predecessors' policy of signing a six-month waiver overriding a 1995 law requiring that the...

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Trump Scraps Climate Accord

While Trump's explanation for exiting the accord was, in part, that it would hurt domestic manufacturing and cost United States jobs, CEOs' appeals to the president have been largely business-focused,...

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Obamas Buy $8.1 Million House In DC

Obamas Buy $8.1 Million House In DC

The Obama's planned to rent the house until their younger daughter, Sasha, graduated high school. The former president and first lady made a decision to lease a 8,200-square-foot Tudor-style home in...

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Gunshots, fire at Manila hotel and casino

He said the suspect shot at the giant LED TV screen upon entering the casino and opened fire in the air inside room where the casino chips were being stored. Al Jazeera's Jamela Alindogan, reporting...

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Trump urges Muslim fightback on terror

He also dismissed "Islamists" as the "footsoldiers of evil", with no religious legitimacy, effectively putting distance between Islam and the ideology that fuels terrorist groups like ISIS. "Yet in ev...

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Egypt: Islamic State Claims Responsibility For Massacre Of Copts

Egypt: Islamic State Claims Responsibility For Massacre Of Copts

Military sources said airstrikes took place in the area of Derna, eastern Libya, where forces led by close Egypt ally Khalifa Haftar has been trying to seize control. A church in Minya was torched in ...

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Trump Signs Waiver Delaying US Embassy Move To Jerusalem

In his statement Thursday, Spicer said Trump made the decision partly to "maximize the chances" of a peace deal between Israel and the Palestinians. Countries with ties to Israel typically pla...

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Witnesses Report Gunshots, Explosions at a Hotel and Casino Complex in Manila

That unrest had sparked fears that the militants might attack elsewhere to divert the focus of thousands of troops trying to quell the siege. Philippine police chief said there was no evidence that...

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Gunfire, Smoke Reported at Casino in Philippines

People ran screaming out of Resorts World Manila , which is across a road from one of the main terminals of the Philippines' worldwide airport, after the man fired what police chief Ronald dela Rosa ...

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Trump says US to quit Paris climate pact; allies voice dismay

CapRadio's Ben Bradford will be traveling with Brown. Peduto said his city would stand with the vast majority of other nations by supporting the deal, and noted Pittsburgh swung for Hillary Clinto...

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Trump administration asks Supreme Court to revive travel ban

The administration filed two emergency applications with the nine Court justices seeking to block two lower court rulings that blocked President Trump's executive order . The second order was meant t...

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Donald Trump reportedly decides to pull out of Paris climate change agreement

Donald Trump reportedly decides to pull out of Paris climate change agreement

If Trump is serious about putting America first, he will announce his full support for the Paris climate accord. The Paris Agreement sets out to keep the average rise in global temperatures belo...

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US Renegotiation Of NAFTA To Include IP Rights, Digital Trade

Through these negotiations , the U.S. seeks to support higher-paying jobs in the country and to grow its economy by improving opportunities to trade with Canada and Mexico. "We are at an important ju...

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Gunshots and explosions rock Philippine mall, people injured

Gunshots and explosions rock Philippine mall, people injured

Police said the gunman had gone into a room at the Maxims hotel, which is connected to the casino, and set himself on fire on the bed. Philippines forces are now battling Isis-linked militants in ...

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Trump addresses explosion in Philippines

Trump addresses explosion in Philippines

Authorities later expressed doubt that it was terrorism-related. A gunman or gunmen stormed a mall, casino, and hotel complex in the Philippines early Friday morning local time, according to sever...

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Kushner is said to have been seeking direct line to Putin

Trump added in the statement that Kushner was "respected by virtually everyone", and was busy working to help save the country "billions of dollars". The Trump relative suggested Russian diplomat...

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