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Graham: Withdrawing from Paris deal would be bad for GOP

Donald Trump's intentions regarding United States participation in the Paris climate deal remained unknown on Sunday, as one report cited "confidants" saying the president had made up his mind to pull out while a senior cabinet minister said he was "quite certain the president is wide open on this issue". Read More »

Seoul says North Korean object that drew fire was likely balloon

UPI, quoting "multiple sources" that spoke with Radio Free Asia , called the statement an unusual expression of overt hostility from North Korea toward its most important ally - China. The government under former President Park Geun-hye said it would continue to provide humanitarian assistance to those vulnerable in North Korea , such as infants and pregnant women. Read More »

16 bodies found were civilians fleeing militants — Philippines military

Why I don't know. In Manila, hundreds of protesters marched Friday to the presidential palace to oppose Duterte's declaration of martial law in the southern Mindanao region. "The bodies (found) consist of four males, three females and a child", Padilla said, adding the discovery of the eight bodies "validates" reports that militants have indeed killed civilians. Read More »

Former FBI director James Comey acted on fake intelligence information, says report


Instead the Times cited: "The document, which has been described as both a memo and an email, was written by a Democratic operative who expressed confidence that Ms". But Comey had already announced his investigation's results. Without giving Lynch a heads up, and in the heat of the general election, he publicly criticized Clinton's handling of classified material over email, a decision some have argued helped Donald Trump clinch the presidency. Read More »

Manchester police arrest man, 25, in bomb probe


National Health Service said 54 people injured in the attack after the conclusion of Ariana Grande's concert at Manchester Arena were still being treated in eight hospitals, including 19 in critical care. Most of the searches and arrests since Monday night's bombing have been in multi-ethnic south Manchester , where Abedi - the son of Libyan parents - was born and raised. Read More »

Lawmakers seek to block $110B Saudi arms deal

US President Donald Trump (R) and Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahayan (L) during a meeting at the King Abdulaziz Conference Center in Riyadh, May 21, 2017. Also, in the neighboring country of Yemen, they've been indiscriminately bombing. In addition to massacring the innocent and bolstering terrorism in Yemen, the Saudis have used their military might to arm jihadist groups in Syria , crush democratic protests in Bahrain , and suppress impoverished Shias within their own ... Read More »

May's lead narrows to seven percent points - YouGov poll


Mrs May said: "Our enjoyment of Britain's diversity must not prevent us from confronting the menace of extremism, even if that is sometimes embarrassing or hard to do. Appearing on ITV's Peston On Sunday, Mr Corbyn said: "I do support work with the police and our security services on intelligence-led actions". "To protect our country and fund public services we need a Prime Minister who will defend our national security and get Brexit negotiations right". Read More »

Rouhani vows to continue ballistic missile program


The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) said the re-election of Iranian President Hassan Rouhani does not change the imperative that the world must be vigilant and oppose the regime's internal and external aggressions. He said Iran was still forming its judgment of the Trump administration. Trump also attended a summit with leaders of the 6-nation Gulf Cooperation Council on Sunday. Read More »

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

And according to Axios , he has told confidants he plans to leave the landmark global agreement. While Trump was returning to the United States, the political news website Axios reported that he had said he plans to pull the U.S. Under the G-7 agreement, the Trump administration will be given more time to consider whether it will remain committed to the 2015 Paris deal to rein in greenhouse gas emissions. Read More »

South Korea fires at flying object flown from North

The North has made no secret of its plans to develop a missile capable of striking the United States and has ignored calls to halt its weapons programs, even from China. North Korean diplomat Ju Yong Chol told the UN Conference on Disarmament in Geneva yesterday that North Korea's recent missile tests were a legitimate act of self-defence by a "fully fledged nuclear power". Read More »

Korea launches 'what appears to be' ballistic missile

The White House said President Trump had been briefed on the latest missile launch, which coincided with the Memorial Day holiday weekend in the United States . "The North Korean regime has hundreds of artillery cannons and rocket launchers within range of one of the most densely populated cities on Earth, the capital of North Korea". Read More »

SC withhold hearing on SIT probe into Saharanpur violence


According to locals, the Dalits were returning after attending a rally of their leader and former Uttar Pradesh chief minister, Mayawati. Sources said the Centre had sought a report on the violence from the state government, and added no untoward incident was reported anywhere in the district on Thursday. Read More »

Police makes progress in Manchester attack investigations


Meanwhile, CCTC images have been released by the Greater Manchester Police , which shows suicide bomber Abedi at the Manchester Arena where the bombing occurred after the end of the Ariana Grande concert. Ms Rudd spoke after the parents of one of the attack victims warned the Government to "open its eyes" to the terror threat. Eleven men remained in police custody in connection with the attack. Read More »

Trump lashes out at media after ducking questions during trip

The changes under consideration include creating a "war room" to push back against allegations about Russia's meddling in last year's election and its links to the new administration. The White House is bracing for the testimony soon of James Comey, the former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief Trump fired even as he was heading the probe into the Trump campaign connection with Russian Federation. Read More »

FBI Exploring Possible Hate Crimes In Portland Train Stabbing

The attack unfolded hours before the start of Ramadan, Islam's holy month, when most of the world's 1.6 billion Muslims observe a daily religious fast. A small makeshift memorial to the stabbing victims has developed outside the Hollywood Transit Centre where people left tributes to victims. "I just want to say thank you to them and their family, and that I appreciate them". Read More »

Trump yelled at Abbas in meeting for 'lying about commitment to peace'


Americans should be applauding that President Trump is seeking moderation of his stance on Muslims, and is now in tune with the Vatican and Saudi leaders. Some of the lawmakers at the event were disappointed that Trump make a statement in Israel committing to the embassy move. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel was so appreciative when our president became the first president ever to visit the Western Wall - one of the holiest site of Judaism. Read More »

Korea apparently fires ballistic missile: S. Korean military

Pyongyang announced earlier this month that it had successfully tested the Pukguksong-2 intermediate range ballistic missile after a projectile was detected landing in worldwide waters off Japan's east coast. Modified versions have a range of up to 1,000 km (620 miles). "And in the event of war, they would bring danger to China and to Russian Federation as well", he said. Read More »

Macron says was ready for "moment of truth" with Trump in handshake


Macron told a Sunday newspaper in France that "myhandshake with him, it wasn't innocent". Trump and Macron's awkward handshake. Watch the tense moment. Macron said the underlying significance his handshake with Trump, who made his fortune as a NY property developer and fired countless candidates on TV show The Apprentice, was all about getting "respect". Read More »

CBSE results: Government schools fare better; Hyderabad boy scores 98.8 percent

Raksha from Amity International School in Noida secured 99.6 per cent marks, and Bhoomi from DAV School in Chandigarh scored 99.4 per cent marks, the CBSE said. "Also congrats to students of all boards", Javadekar said in a video message to students. In a video message to students, the Minister advised students who could not perform well that "the defeat is not final unless we keep trying". Read More »

Media loses mind over Trump NATO speech


Mr Trump emerges from behind Mr Markovic and slaps him hard on the arm. Trump is scheduled to participate in two days of talks in Taormina, Italy, with the leaders of the Group of Seven leading industrial nations. Trump's failure to commit to honoring Article 5 if a United States ally is attacked has come as Russian Federation has become more militarily assertive. Read More »

The best man's speech at Pippa's wedding had some pretty racy moments


May 21, 2017 by Hello! magazine have collected the most special moments from Pippa Middleton and James Matthews' wedding day for a special souvenir edition of the magazine. Pippa Middleton and James Matthews kiss after their wedding. Middleton came to the church accompanied by her father Michael in a vintage convertible. Read More »

Comey acted on fake intelligence


As a result, Comey acted unilaterally previous year to publicly declare the investigation over without consulting then-Attorney General Loretta Lynch, while at the same time stating that Clinton had been "extremely careless" in her handling of classified information, the sources said late Friday. Read More »

In Indonesia and Philippines, militants find a common bond


Citing the need for "unity", Philippine Vice President Leni Robredo expressed support to President Rodrigo Duterte's declaration in Mindanao amid terror activities conducted by Islamic State (IS)-linked militants. Thousands of people were fleeing the city Thursday, jamming their belongings into cars. Marawi has a population of around 200,000. But human rights groups and others fear that martial law powers could further embolden the president, who already has been accused of allowing ... Read More »