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European Union leaders rule out new talks on Paris climate deal

The Paris Agreement, spearheaded by Trump's predecessor, Barack Obama , and signed by 195 countries in April 2016, aims to fight climate change by reducing carbon emissions and limiting global temper...

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Filipino bishops cautious about martial law in Mindanao

The Akbayan Partylist, a socialist-democratic organisation which joined the protest, said martial law is a "disproportionate" and "extreme" response from the government to the IS-inspired Maute mi...

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Dozens feared dead in Manila after gunman attacks casino

But by Friday evening, police still didn't know the man's name, or why he launched his attack, only to flee to an adjoining hotel and kill himself. None of the dead sustained gunshot wound, the poli...

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Man wanted for stealing bag, ring from MAX victim

Man wanted for stealing bag, ring from MAX victim

But Best suffered another indignity after being stabbed to death by the unrepentant terrorist : His backpack and wedding ring were stolen off his dead body. Police released a photo and video of the m...

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Dozens dead after gunman torches Philippine casino

The US state department has tweeted a warning to citizens, stating: " Reports of explosions/gunfire at Resorts World Manila , near the Manila Intl Airport". It was not clear how the gunman s...

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Trump pulls United States out of Paris climate accord

But he may be overstating how much it would have hurt the economy. Merkel, at her press conference , said, "This Paris climate accord is not just some accord or the other". Pledges under the agreemen...

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Philippine police looking at 'person of interest' in connection with casino attack

At least 35 people died from smoke inhalation when a gunman stormed Resorts World Manila in the Philippines Thursday in an attempted robbery that saw him torch gambling tables, creating a choking am...

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Evacuation after police probing Manchester attack find auto 'significant to inquiry'

Ariana Grande, whose concert was the target of the bombing, has arrived in the United Kingdom ahead of her benefit concert for the victims of the attack. The attack drew particular revulsion because i...

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Pittsburgh mayor tweets support for Paris Agreement, despite Trump comments

Industries such as cement, iron and steel, coal, natural gas, and petroleum would be forced to cut production under president Obama's Paris Climate Accord. Former vice president Al Gore, who won a Nob...

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Ariana Grande announces benefit concert in Manchester for victims of attack

In the immediate aftermath of the barbaric attack, Ariana Grande herself tweeted that she was "broken". "From the day we started putting the Dangerous Woman Tour together", Grande wrote in her l...

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1 killed, 50 injured in South African train collision

1 killed, 50 injured in South African train collision

This single service is set to run until technical teams from Perway have completed replacing the damaged sleepers on the line affected by the accident. "One male sadly suffered fatal injuries who was ...

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U.S. buildings light up green in solidarity with Paris climate accord

To Washington's chagrin, China previous year set up its own development bank to meet needs left unfilled by US -led institutions like the World Bank . "It would have been the nail in the coffin f...

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USA states, cities defy Trump, commit to Paris climate deal

TRUMP: The rest of the world applauded when we signed the Paris agreement . Interestingly, Trump said that nations such as China and India are benefiting the most from the Paris Agreement. "He has...

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Dozens suffocated in gunman's attack on Philippine casino-hotel

Numerous dead suffocated in the chaos as guests and staff tried to flee choking smoke at the complex, according to a report by ANC News channel, quoting Bureau of Fire Protection sources. "He lay down...

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Paris Climate Agreement: Indian-American lawmakers term Donald Trump's decision 'catastrophic'

Paris Climate Agreement: Indian-American lawmakers term Donald Trump's decision 'catastrophic'

The statement created clashing appearances, with several former Goldman bankers having taken on important roles in the administration, including former Chief Operating Officer Gary Cohn, who was prese...

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Trump still committed to an embassy in Jerusalem, just not yet

Friedman, a longtime Trump lawyer, has expressed his support in the past for the move to Jerusalem, despite warnings from the Palestinian president, Mahmoud Abbas, and other Arab leaders that it riske...

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Jared Kushner, seen but not heard

Comey, the investigation into Russian interference with the 2016 USA election, and Jared Kushner's allegedly back channel communications with the Kremlin. "Going forward, all questions on these matt...

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Israelis and Arabs share 'common cause' against Iran

Israelis and Arabs share 'common cause' against Iran

The president's address was the centerpiece of his two-day visit to Saudi Arabia , his first overseas trip since his January swearing-in. Trump's visit to Jerusalem has been laden with religious sy...

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Macron counters Trump's 'Make America Great slogan', says make planet great

Unconventional as he might be, Trump will follow the protocol to withdraw from the Paris agreement , the New York Times reported . Politician Trump is wrong. Its global executive director Je...

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Trump's ties to Russian Federation are well-documented

Trump's ties to Russian Federation are well-documented

No, it is not fake news. Communications Director Mike Dubke resigned his position earlier this month, as speculation has swirled about a shake up within the White House following the firing of F...

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Macron Opens A 'Demanding' Dialogue With Putin In France

Macron Opens A 'Demanding' Dialogue With Putin In France

At the news conference, according to The Associated Press , Macron vowed that the use of chemical weapons in Syria would be a "red line" for France. It was also a chance for Macron to show France and...

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How the World Is Reacting to Trump's Paris Decision

Many environmentalists, like DiCaprio, who executive produced and appeared in the climate change documentary Before the Flood , fear Trump's move is a big step backward. Reports said that not ever...

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Weather Channel website trolls Trump for exiting Paris Agreement

The joint statement , the first between the China and the European Union, will commit to cutting back on fossil fuels, developing more green technology and helping raise $100 billion a year by 2020...

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Krauthammer: Why Middle East peace starts in Saudi Arabia

Krauthammer: Why Middle East peace starts in Saudi Arabia

And it was, at its core, a picture of what the United States president should be doing - and that would be the best that he can to bring peace to a world where very little exists. Erekat said Israe...

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Jared Kushner's Uncle Used Trump To Sell Real Estate

Jared Kushner , the son-in-law of President Donald Trump and one of his top advisers, early this year stepped down as chief executive officer of his family's real estate company. KRE and Murray woul...

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Trump pulls United States out of 'draconian' climate deal

Mayor Bill Peduto said in a tweet that most of Pittsburgh voted for Trump's opponent, Hillary Clinton. Donald Trump , however, said that his administration would renegotiate either to re-enter...

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British PM May to raise Manchester attack leaks with Trump

British PM May to raise Manchester attack leaks with Trump

A further 10 people have been arrested in connection with the bombing. The British government has repeatedly condemned leaks to the US media of information relating to the ongoing investigation ...

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Minn. Cop Who Shot Philando Castile Heads to Trial

It was here on Larpenteur Ave., a four-lane road that borders the Minnesota State Fairgrounds, that St. Anthony police officer Jeronimo Yanez pulled over a 1997 Oldsmobile on the evening of July 6, ...

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Police react after Manchester Arena bomb photos shared in United States media

Police react after Manchester Arena bomb photos shared in United States media

British Prime Minister Theresa May said she plans to discuss the leaks with President Donald Trump at the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels. His friend, also of Libyan descent,...

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15th meeting of GST Council in Delhi tomorrow

15th meeting of GST Council in Delhi tomorrow

However, the Finance Ministry has asked telecom service providers (TSPs) to rejig their prices and ensure that the increased availability of credit is passed on to the customers by lowering their co...

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House Subpoenas Flynn, Cohen, and Unmasking Requests by Obama Trio

House Subpoenas Flynn, Cohen, and Unmasking Requests by Obama Trio

Gen. Michael Flynn , President Trump's former national security adviser, Trump lawyer Michael Cohen and two of their businesses. The other four subpoenas issued by the House Intel Committee Wednesd...

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Philippines soldiers killed in 'friendly fire' air strike

The militants have murdered 19 civilians, the military has said, while insisting none have died in any air assaults or the intense street-to-street battles. "Maybe we will need the armored vehicles", ...

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European Union leader blasts Trump's reported plan to leave the Paris agreement

European Union leader blasts Trump's reported plan to leave the Paris agreement

Juncker tweeted that the withdrawal - announced by Trump in a highly anticipated statement from the White House rose Garden - was "a seriously wrong decision". Reuters cited a document which st...

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Clinton Calls Trump's Decision to Pull Out of Climate Deal 'Historic Mistake'

The channel provides local and national weather forecasts among other things, and their website appeared entirely appropriate after the USA president's announcement. According to him, compliant with t...

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Trump withdrawal from climate deal gets mixed response from United States companies

Supporters of the accord condemned Trump's move as an abdication of American leadership and an global disgrace. Trump, tapping into the "America First" message he used when he was elected president ...

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Conservative win would give UK strongest hand in Brexit talks

The prime minister was upstaged by Jeremy Corbyn , the Labour leader, on Wednesday when he made a last-minute decision to appear in the seven-way televised BBC debate , seeking to exploit the sens...

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Cook memo condemns Trump's withdrawal from climate pact

The other two are Syria and Nicaragua. Americans will hear a mocking echo: If the United States, the source of the world's largest cumulative volume of emissions, exempts itself from responsibility to...

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White House reiterates Trump's support for strong US

USA intelligence agencies concluded in January that Russian President Vladimir Putin oversaw a campaign of computer hacking, fake news and propaganda meant to swing the election to Republican Trump ...

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Attacker sets fire in crowded Philippine casino, killing 36

Attacker sets fire in crowded Philippine casino, killing 36

The gunman, believed to be a foreigner, later committed suicide. "I could smell some kind of smoke that came from an explosive device", said Tikos Low, who said he was in the resort's casino , to ...

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Philippines: Concerns Martial Law Threatens Escalation Of Abuses

Philippines: Concerns Martial Law Threatens Escalation Of Abuses

On May 24, the Department of National Defense appropriately issued a statement that all military personnel are "enjoined that the rule of law and human rights should prevail" wherever martial law is...

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