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Trump still 'wide open' on climate change, Pentagon chief says

Trump still 'wide open' on climate change, Pentagon chief says

Trump tweeted he would decide on Paris next week. The reaction was swift and critical. He hasn't made an official decision yet, but if the president decides to pull out of the Paris Agreement t...

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NY Times rips Trump over 'embarrassing' North Atlantic Treaty Organisation speech

The act was being widely denounced online. On U.S. commitment to NATO , Stoltenberg said "Trump inaugurated a 9/11 Article 5 memorial today, which is the strongest expression of U.S. President D...

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First Memorial Day ceremony at Omaha National Cemetery

Secretary Kelly's other son, Johnny, is getting ready for his fifth military deployment. "It's a special honor, but also emotionally hard", the younger man said. The president then climbed the steps...

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Jeremy Paxman used to be brilliant. What happened?

Jeremy Paxman used to be brilliant. What happened?

For the Tories, Mr Davis praised Mrs May by saying: "The Prime Minister brought it back to the fundamentals - who is going to get the best Brexit deal, and in doing so who will be able to secure our e...

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McCain: Turkish ambassador should get 'the hell out'

McCain: Turkish ambassador should get 'the hell out'

Senators Diane Feinstein and John McCain also expressed their "grave concern" over the incident in a letter to Erdogan. The unusually pointed Turkish attack on an American official came days aft...

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NZ relief following floods in Sri Lanka

Half a million Sri Lankans have been displaced by the island's worst flooding in more than a decade. Another massive landslide a year ago killed more than 100 people in central Sri Lanka. An air for...

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Trump pleased with results of 1st overseas trip

Trump pleased with results of 1st overseas trip

To the White House, Trump's first trip overseas was an embodiment of the promises he made as a candidate to put America's interests first and break through the guardrails that have long defined US for...

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The father and younger brother of the Manchester bomber,

The father and younger brother of the Manchester bomber,

Greater Manchester Police say Abedi - a British national whose father, Ramadan, comes from Libya - was part of a wider terror network . Ariana Grande suspended her Dangerous Woman world tour...

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Russia 'Attempted to Dissuade' Syrian Army From al-Tanf Before Coalition Strikes

Russia 'Attempted to Dissuade' Syrian Army From al-Tanf Before Coalition Strikes

Reports said the coalition fired warning shots to prevent the army forces from advancing before hitting the convoy. On April 7, the US launched dozens of missiles against the Shayrat airbase in cent...

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Hundreds observe Memorial Day under gray skies at Fort Snelling National Cemetery

The cemetery's first Memorial Day celebration was filled with music, tears, and stories of service and sacrifice. "Definitely honoring the memory for this service, for the people that they are, and ...

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Corbyn: I won't be soft on terror if I become Prime Minister

May recovered well, however, to say five times - to applause from the audience - that she would rather walk away from the European Union with no deal than a bad deal. She will promise to use Bre...

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Jeremy Paxman hits May with brutal Brexit 'blowhard' jibe

Jeremy Paxman hits May with brutal Brexit 'blowhard' jibe

The veteran newsman also took the prime minister to task over her u-turns on National Insurance rises and an early election . Both leaders dodged some awkward questions: Mr Corbyn on whether he wou...

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Manchester Bombing: Police Release Images Of Bomber

The suitcase was not used in the attack, which was carried out when Abedi detonated an improvised bomb minutes after the concert ended, Greater Manchester Police Detective Chief Superintendent Russ ...

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Trump 'didn't cite Israel' as source of Isis intelligence

An official statement by the PA's foreign ministry described Netanyahu as "racist denying the occupation's existence". Standing with Trump after their talk in Abbas' presidential residence, Ab...

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Trump reveals US' plans to exit Paris climate deal to 'confidants'

Trump reveals US' plans to exit Paris climate deal to 'confidants'

Trump last Saturday refused to participate with his Group of 7 (G7) counterparts in a pledge of support for the 195-nation Paris climate deal. The uncertainty over his position on the Paris agreeme...

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UK PM May says prepared to leave EU without a Brexit deal

UK PM May says prepared to leave EU without a Brexit deal

It wasn't a debate, but the British electorate got to see the Prime Minister and the Labour leader questioned on their policies ahead of the General Election on June 8. "We have to be prepared to ...

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Trump honors fallen soldiers and Gold Star families in Memorial Day speech

At a ceremony this morning, dozens of veterans gathered at Wade Hampton Memorial Park to honor the fallen. Trump is also set to lay a wreath Monday at the cemetery, the final resting place for many ...

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Opponents Of Montenegro Joining NATO Seize On Trump Shoving Incident

The NATO military alliance, which Trump on the campaign trail dismissed as "obsolete" for focusing on Russian Federation instead of terrorism, is set to bow to his demands that it formally join the US...

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Victims thank heroes killed in racist stabbing in Portland

The Portland Mercury newspaper said Christian - who has been charged on two counts of murder and one count of attempted murder - was a known white supremacist and right-wing extremist. Approximatel...

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Philippine president urges Islamic State-linked rebels to hold dialogue

Philippine president urges Islamic State-linked rebels to hold dialogue

Their condition is unknown. "But for this martial law and the consequences of martial law, and the ramifications of martial law, I and I alone would be responsible", Duterte said, while addressing s...

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President Trump calls first trip abroad 'home run' as challenges await

President Trump calls first trip abroad 'home run' as challenges await

G7 leaders sign the G7 Taormina Statement on the Fight Against Terrorism and Violent Extremism at the G7 Summit in Taormina, Italy on Friday, May 26, 2017. Other senior administration officials ha...

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Merkel says Europe must take fate into own hands

When Trump was inaugurated in January, Merkel had told the billionaire and former reality TV show star that cooperation would be on the basis of shared democratic values. "This is what I experienced...

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Trump hails heroes at Arlington National Cemetery

Byers , a Green Beret captain, who was stationed at Fort Carson and died in Afghanistan . Brittany Jacobs (left) watches as her 6-year-old son Christian meets President Trump in Section 60 of...

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Europe can no longer rely on US, Britain: Merkel

Europe can no longer rely on US, Britain: Merkel

The US president had earlier tweeted that he would reveal whether or not the US would stick to the global emissions deal-which he pledged to jettison on the campaign trail-only next week. German Cha...

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Trial of Kim Jong Nam murder suspects moved to higher court

Trial of Kim Jong Nam murder suspects moved to higher court

The North Korean embassy has appointed Jagjit Singh, a lawyer who once represented notorious criminal Wong Swee Chin, otherwise known as "Botak Chin", to hold a watching brief in the Kim Jong-nam murd...

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More arrests in Manchester bombing as United Kingdom lowers threat level

More arrests in Manchester bombing as United Kingdom lowers threat level

Greater Manchester Police said two men - one 25 years old and the other 19 - were arrested in the city on suspicion of terrorist offenses. Ariana Grande has vowed to return to Manchester , England...

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Philippines Army says victory is in sight

Philippines Army says victory is in sight

Up to 2,000 Philippine people are still stuck inside Marawi city of Mindanao, southern the Philippines , as fierce fighting between the Philippine security forces and Islamic militants continues. "...

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President Trump honors the fallen at Arlington National Cemetery

They all share one title in common-and that is the title of "hero"-real heroes", Trump said . It doesn't go away, they learn to cope with it over time". Monday's appearance comes as the president dea...

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Ariana Grande to perform benefit concert for Manchester attack victims

Pictures of the scene of the attack were sent to United States intelligence agencies including photos of the killer's blood-stained backpack, fragments of the bomb and other debris. "We will contin...

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2000 trapped as fighting rages in Philippine city

The official military toll is that around 100 people have been killed so far , including 16 civilians. Authorities say some 2,000 people remain trapped in the city and fear that they would be kil...

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Pakistanis protest power cuts, protester killed in clashes

Pakistanis protest power cuts, protester killed in clashes

Khan said that the situation is now under control and the mob led by two parliamentarians attacked the PESCO Office. In a bid to control the situation, levies officials fired teargas shells and rubber...

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Poll boost for Jeremy Corbyn as Labour slashes Tory general election lead

Len McCluskey, general secretary of the Unite union, told Politico it would be a success for Labour if it could hold onto 200 seats in the 650-seat House of Commons - or 29 fewer than the party now ...

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Trump Pledges Additional $75 Million to Israeli Missile Defense Program

Trump Pledges Additional $75 Million to Israeli Missile Defense Program

Trump earned a warm welcome from the Israelis and the Palestinians, and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made it clear during the trip that he preferred Trump to his predecessor, Barack Ob...

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Manchester Bombing Suspect Salman Abedi Called Mom Before Attack: 'Forgive Me'

Manchester Bombing Suspect Salman Abedi Called Mom Before Attack: 'Forgive Me'

He did not provide details, and said it's unclear whether Abedi was part of a larger network of attackers. Cities including Paris, Nice, Brussels, St Petersburg, Berlin and London have suffered ...

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Trump tells 'confidants' U.S. will quit Paris climate deal

Trump tells 'confidants' U.S. will quit Paris climate deal

The Axios news outlet cited three sources with direct knowledge in its report. He has previously threatened to pull out. The White House did not immediately respond to a request for comment. But...

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Security Forces, Palestinians Clash on Yom Yerushalayim

Security Forces, Palestinians Clash on Yom Yerushalayim

The White House made another unfortunate typo in a live video feed of Trump's visit to Yad Vashem, Israel's Holocaust memorial, by incorrectly spelling the museum "Vad Vanshem" - something that...

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United Kingdom investigates how Manchester terror attack warnings were missed

Manchester-born Abedi, of Libyan origin, killed 22 and injured more than 100 people when he detonated his explosive as concertgoers left a show by USA teen idol Ariana Grande . Britain has downgraded...

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Stormy climate at G7 summit

In recent months, big business has lobbied fiercely in favor of the deal, which aims to end the fossil fuel era. Newly-elected French President Emmanuel Macron, however, said he hoped that the USA wou...

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Trump Pushes Aside Montenegro Leader Who Calls it 'Natural'

In Brussels , Trump charged that " many of these nations owe massive amounts of money from past years" and implied that these countries owed that money to the United States. It was a similar story i...

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Manchester terror attack: Bomber reportedly visited Germany days before attack

Singer Ariana Grande has announced she will return to Manchester , England, for a benefit concert following a terror attack at her concert earlier this week. Army personnel are replacing armed poli...

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