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Trump to pull out of climate deal

In the context of Trump's handling of other global agreements, getting out of Paris shouldn't be a close call. Time reported that Trump, on Saturday, said he would give his decision on the agr...

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Trump to pull out of climate accord

Calculations suggest it could result in emissions of up to 3 billion tons of additional carbon dioxide in the air a year. The source, who spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss the matter before...

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Nicola Sturgeon launches SNP manifesto with 'triple lock' for second independence referendum

She said: "It is clearer than ever that the majority of Scots who don't want another divisive independence referendum need to send Nicola Sturgeon a message that she should focus on the day job". Ho...

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'You call it terrorism. I call it patriotism': Portland attacker

'You call it terrorism. I call it patriotism': Portland attacker

Those gathered in court Tuesday included Micah Fletcher, who survived the stabbing after being seriously wounded, as well as supporters of his two fatal victims, 23-year-old Taliesin Myrddin Namkai-Me...

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Police investigate serious assault at Box Hill

Police investigate serious assault at Box Hill

The altercation happened when the surgeon raised concerns about people smoking near the doors of the hospital, radio 3AW reports. He was then rushed to The Alfred Hospital where he remains in a crit...

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Medicare plans to replace Social Security numbers on cards

Medicare plans to replace Social Security numbers on cards

Having your Social Security number removed from your Medicare card helps fight medical identity theft and protect your medical and financial information. "The Medicare Beneficiary Identifier (MBI)...

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White House mounts staunch defense of Kushner

The Post reported that Kislyak was taken aback by the suggestion of allowing an American to use Russian communications gear at its embassy or consulate - a proposal that would have carried security...

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U.S. gunman killed eight after rowing with wife

U.S. gunman killed eight after rowing with wife

The suspected shooter, identified as Cory Godbolt, is now in custody. According to the MBI, other agencies involved in the case include the Mississippi Highway Patrol, Bureau of Narcotics, Departmen...

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TPP countries agree to keep trade deal alive without US

Fears of protectionism have grown since Trump upended the old order. However, new USA trade representative Robert Lighthizer said there was no way back and that he believed the U.S. Minister of In...

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Coalition confirms more than 100 Mosul civilians killed in March airstrike

But the bomb triggered secondary explosions from devices planted in the building by Isis fighters, causing the concrete building to collapse. But US military investigators had also said the type o...

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Outrage as Emirates tells cabin crew to remove Taiwan flag

Outrage as Emirates tells cabin crew to remove Taiwan flag

The email with the heading "Immediate Removal of Taiwanese Flag" was sent yesterday by Nicola Parker, the airline's Uniform Standards and Development Manager, who wrote that Emirates had been "instruc...

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The SNP plan another Scottish referendum after Brexit negotiatons

She appealed directly to older voters, who are most likely to oppose independence, and said the Tory UK policies on a "dementia tax", winter fuel payments and ending the triple lock on pensions had sh...

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Trump lashes out at Germany over 'very bad for US' policies

Merkel also emphasized the continued need for friendly relations with the USA and others. These divergences were aired at a summit of G7 leaders in Sicily at the weekend at which Trump found himself...

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Trump expected to withdraw from Paris climate agreement

President Donald Trump has alerted EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt and other officials that he intends to withdraw from the Paris Climate deal. The agreement, which former President Barack Oba...

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Kathy Griffin apologises for gruesome anti-Trump photo shoot

Much of the outcry on social media called for the Secret Service, the agency tasked with looking out for the president's safety, to arrest Griffin for threatening the president. Outrage over the ima...

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Conservatives in humiliating 'dementia tax' U-turn after Google ad criticism

It follows a series of opinion polls published over the weekend that suggested the Conservative lead over Labour had narrowed since the launch of the party manifestos, although the gap still point...

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Spicer Rips Unnamed Sources Hours After Trump Tweets Story With Unnamed Source

Spicer spent around 11 minutes Tuesday on a preamble largely detailing President Donald Trump's recent worldwide trip. A reporter also mentioned rumblings, reported by Politico and others, that ca...

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Calabar Boils as Naval Officers Attack Policemen

Calabar Boils as Naval Officers Attack Policemen

It was also gathered that the policemen were not only ignored but were also beaten up by the naval officers. According to a source the alleged refusal of the naval officer to stop at the police chec...

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Foreign Ministers of US, Japan Agree to Strengthen Pressure on N. Korea

Foreign Ministers of US, Japan Agree to Strengthen Pressure on N. Korea

According to Reuters , South Korea's Office of the Joint Chiefs of Staff says the missile is thought to be a Scud-class ballistic missile and flew about 450 kilometres. Short range SCUD missiles are ...

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Donald Trump attacks 'fake news' following Kushner reports

Mr Kushner boasts an enormous portfolio of domestic and global responsibilities, underscoring his importance as Mr Trump's chief adviser despite having no experience in politics before the 2016 Whi...

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Two more arrests as anti-terror police hunt Manchester bomber's 'network'

Former U.S. President Barack Obama offered his condolences to the victims and support for those wounded in the Manchester bombing during a meeting Saturday with Prince Harry at London's Kensington P...

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(MCK) Stock Rating Upgraded by TheStreet

As per Thursday, January 5, the company rating was downgraded by JP Morgan. McKesson Corporation (NYSE: MCK ) is expected to pay $0.28 on Jul 3, 2017. As per Monday, January 18, the company rating w...

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Are US intelligence leaks jeopardizing Manchester attack investigation?

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May is expected to press President Donald Trump about intelligence leaks at the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels later Thursday. The picture...

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U.S. 'Successfully Intercepted' ICBM in Test, Says Pentagon

A ground-based interceptor was then launched from a silo on VAFB, and its exo-atmospheric kill vehicle intercepted and destroyed the target in a direct collision , the USA reports. ballistic missil...

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Trump's son-in-law Kushner another piece of Russian puzzle

The Washington Post published an article Friday saying Russia's ambassador to the US, Sergey Kislyak , told Moscow that Kushner wanted a secret communications channel between the Trump team and ...

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Bomber Salman Abedi planned Manchester attack for a year

British Prime Minister Theresa May, who spoke about the matter with US President Donald Trump at a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels, said the countries' partnership on defence and...

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Game of Thrones season 7 to have the longest premiere

Game of Thrones season 7 to have the longest premiere

Fans have taken the news and run with it, convinced that the shortened season hints at an overall increase in the length and scope of each episode. The season seven opener was billed by some as bein...

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Pentagon: US successfully destroys ICBM target in defense test

Vice Admiral Jim Syring , director of the Pentagon agency in charge of developing the missile defence system, said their test result was " an incredible accomplishment ". Pentagon spokesman Navy Ca...

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Manchester terror blast - Police conduct search in St Helens

In a statement released overnight, the pop star says "we won't let hate win" and offered to "extend my hand and heart and everything I possibility can give to you and yours". They eventually returned...

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This brand new iPad is a North Korean exclusive

This brand new iPad is a North Korean exclusive

The new Ryonghung iPad comes with a "a quadcore 1.2 GHZ CPU, 1GB of RAM, an 8GB hard disk, an HDMI cable connection and comes with a keyboard and "network connection" capabilities", NK News reports ....

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One of Manchester's biggest mosques refuses to bury Salman Abedi's body

It is thought his body remains unburied councils, funeral directors and now the city's mosques, refuse to deal with it. Inquest hearings will be held in due course, and any final decisions about Abe...

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Manchester terror attack: Ariana Grande promises to return for charity show

In the note, Grande praised her fans for their response to the incident, which left 22 people dead and over 60 injured, including young children and teenagers. "Due to the tragic events in Manchester ...

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United Kingdom police stop sharing info on Manchester attack with U.S. after leaks

Flowers and messages of condolence are left for the victims of the Manchester Arena attack. Former UK counter-terror minister Alan West admits he's surprised such a big network could have gone u...

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Turkey summons U.S. envoy to protest security personnel actions

Ankara is demanding a full investigation into the "lapses of security experienced during our President's stay in Washington, which were caused by the inability of U.S. The footage also showed that Er...

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Michael Dubke, White House communications director, resigns

Bossie told "Fox & Friends" that the Trump administration has reached out to him but hasn't offered him a job yet. The resignation of the White House communications director is the latest staff chan...

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Trump returns to White House after first international trip

And then the subject of leaks was clearly still gnawing at him as he took to Twitter nearly two hours later to note how angry British leaders were that USA officials leaked details of the Manchest...

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Navy Parachutist Killed During Fleet Week Demonstration

The U.S. Navy Monday released the name of the San Diego-based Leap Frogs parachutist who died during an aerial demonstration in New Jersey, KFMB reported . New York City's mayor said Fleet Week ...

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Malaysians, Indonesians, fighting alongside IS-linked rebels in Marawi

Malaysians, Indonesians, fighting alongside IS-linked rebels in Marawi

As gunfire crackled in the background, Herrera says authorities believe Isnilon Hapilon, who is on Washington's list of most-wanted terrorists, is still in the city. They freed more than 100 prisoners...

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Spicer Bashes Fake News, Says Trump 'The Best Messenger'

This tweet from the Washington Post's Jenna Johnson captures the flavor of Spicer's encomium to Trump's trip: " Sean Spicer on trip: "Truly an extraordinary week". The Fox News report , which carr...

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Nordic prime ministers mock Trump's orb photo

Nordic prime ministers mock Trump's orb photo

Sweden's Prime Minister Stefan Lofven (L-R), with his counterparts Lars Lokke Rasmussen of Denmark, Erna Solberg of Norway, Juha Sipila of Finland and Bjarni Benediktsson of Iceland hold a soccer ball...

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