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Wenger meets Kroenke for talks, Arsenal to make announcement Wednesday

The Frenchman, who has been with the club for two decades, has a meeting with the board on Tuesday. Wenger silenced his critics, though, as Arsenal won the FA Cup after beating Chelsea by a 2-1 score. I've never seen him as worked up or as animated as he was when he was interviewed before the cup final, when he talked about how disappointed he was with the fans for being so disrespectful towards him. Read More »

Trump expected to withdraw US from Paris climate accord

Walsh's comments on Wednesday came after reports emerged that Trump had chose to withdraw the USA from the historic 2015 agreement , which he had promised to do so during the 2016 campaign. Like Trump, the secretary of state faced pressure from foreign diplomats to maintain USA participation in the climate agreement. Far from imposing emissions targets on the United States, the deal just required the United States, like everyone else, to put a pledge on the table, which Trump could have ... Read More »

New coach has big job arresting slide at Nou Camp

Enrique won two La Liga titles, the Copa del Rey three times and the Champions League once in his three seasons in the hot seat, but Barca came up short in the league and in Europe last term. Valverde promised that his team will be one which is "committed on the pitch and, above all, committed to its supporters", before adding that he hopes to continue the success which the club have enjoyed throughout the last decade. Read More »

Sailing - Ainslie loses to France in setback to America's Cup hopes

It was the British team who started the stronger. Oracle Team USA rounded the forth mark precisely 20 seconds behind again, both teams pushing their boats in scenes reminiscent of San Francisco four years ago. The French crew, who were also convincingly defeated by Emirates Team New Zealand during their second race, appeared to struggle to keep their boat on its foils during some manoeuvres, with their hulls occasionally plunging dramatically into the crystal blue waters, slowing them down ... Read More »

Tamir Rice shooting probe: 1 officer fired, 1 suspended

Officer Frank Garmback , who was driving the patrol vehicle when Rice was killed, was suspended for 10 days, officials said . Two and a half years after the fatal shooting of 12-year-old Tamir Rice , the police officer who killed him was finally terminated. Read More »

Parents have no right to dead child's Facebook account, German court says

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A regional court in Berlin had previously ruled in favor of the mother in 2015 on the grounds that her daughter's Facebook could be passed to her under German inheritance laws. The Berlin appeals court overturned this on Wednesday, arguing that privacy rights trumped inheritance rights. It had also said that the girl's right to privacy was not protected because she was a minor and it was up to her parents to protect her rights. Read More »

Organized Crime Bust with NYC Ties Leads to 19 Arrests

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Madonna is serving as the family's "street boss" in lieu of its formal boss, who's serving a life sentence for murder and other crimes. The crimes were committed in connection to a larger racketeering scheme run out of NY and dating back at least 17 years, prosecutors said. Read More »

Ariana Grande to give benefit concert in Manchester

Meanwhile in Britain, British police said they had arrested a seventh person following searches at an address in Nuneaton , central England. A spokesman for Britain's antiterror police said British investigators relied on trust with security partners around the world. Read More »

Is a White House, Trump administration shake-up underway?

It's hard to write about Jared Kushner without going straight to the Icarus cliche - hubris, flying too close to the sun, falling into the sea. USA media have reported that Trump had pressed Comey in meetings and phone calls to pull back on the investigation. Read More »

Singaporeans among foreign militants fighting Philippine army in Marawi

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It is not clear if any civilians are among the dead. Sixty one rebels, 15 security forces and nine civilians have been killed in the violence, while tens of thousands of people have been displaced. "What is happening in Mindanao is no longer a rebellion of Filipino citizens", Solicitor General Jose Calida said Friday. Ano said foreign fighters were believed to be inside, but he was more cautious. Read More »

Leaving Paris accord will harm United States global influence — UN leader

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The European Union and China will give their unconditional backing to the Paris climate accord at a bilateral summit in Brussels on Friday, whether or not the U.S. It would reflect a major reversal of the Obama administration's efforts on climate change . "The entire discussion about climate was very hard, if not to say very dissatisfying", she told reporters. Read More »

BBC driver among those killed in Kabul attack

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Mohammed Idris Sarvari - the security chief for the German embassy, said two Afghan guards were killed , and two others are missing. He vowed that the attack would not shake Germany's determination to "support the Afghan regime with the stabilization of their country". Read More »

Merkel: It was right not to gloss over differences with U.S

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UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has said it is "absolutely essential" that the world unite to combat the threat from climate change . Almost 200 nations, including the United States , agreed in 2015 to voluntarily reduce their greenhouse gas emissions in an effort to combat climate change . Read More »

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation to join US-led anti-ISIS alliance

Satisfied, Trump raised his chin, adjusted his jacket and surveyed the crowd before him. Footage shows the president pushing Montenegro's prime minister, Dusko Markovic , aside so that he could be at the front of the group. Trump's attempts to impose a U.S.travel ban on some Muslim countries contrast with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's position that immigration is a source of strong, sustainable inclusive growth. Read More »

At least 80 killed, 350 injured in Kabul car bomb explosion

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It remains unclear who or what the attack was targeting. As well as the German embassy, the French and Chinese embassies were among those damaged, but there were no immediate signs of injuries among their diplomats. The target was to attack the convoys of the foreign troops, however, unfortunately the maximum causalities were civilians. Taliban spokesperson Zabihullah Mujahid said in a statement the movement's fighters had no involvement and said the movement condemned any such ... Read More »

Trump poised to pull U.S. from Paris climate accord

Mr Mattis and others in the Department of Defence have noted that the Pentagon does a substantial amount of work addressing rising sea levels, changing sea routes for warships due to melting glaciers, and the affects of drought and floods on U.S. Read More »

Kabul attack death toll at 80

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Hassan Shah Frogh, Kabul's police chief, told the Times. His statement added that the Taliban condemn "every explosion and attack carried out against civilians, or in which civilians are harmed". "I couldn't think clearly, there was a mess everywhere", he said. Officials said at least 25 people were wounded, with a number of civilian vehicles destroyed or badly damaged. Read More »

Trump to pull out of climate accord

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The speech was a "calculated gamble", Richard Gowan, research director at NYU's Center on International Cooperation, said, adding that Trump may "react badly" to even a limited challenge from the United Nations , which he views with suspicion. Read More »

Pakistani officials injured in Kabul attack

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Khamma Press quoted Ministry of Interior spokesman Najib Danish, as confirming that the incident had taken place close to Zanbaq Square in the city's 10th police district. "We learned with deep sorrow that many were killed and wounded in a terrorist attack in Kabul today", read a written statement issued by the Turkish Foreign Ministry. Read More »

Xactly Corp (XTLY) Lowered to Equal Weight at First Analysis

The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink . Dividends are mostly given in terms of cash payments, property or as shares of stock. If you are reading this article on another site, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation of worldwide copyright & trademark law. Xactly Corp (NYSE:XTLY) 52-week high price stands at $16.10 and low price stands at $9.28, its price distance from 52-week high is -3.42% ... Read More »

Kabul Truck Bombing Kills At Least 80, Injures Hundreds

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He said the bomb had detonated "in the immediate vicinity" of the German embassy . A spokeswoman for the German foreign ministry said the bomber's target was unknown. Bodies littered the scene and a towering plume of smoke rose from the area, which houses foreign embassies, after the blast in the morning rush hour blew out the windows of several missions and residences. Read More »