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Trump Won't Try to Block Comey Testimony With Executive Privilege Claim

Register now to learn how DHS and Commerce are implementing CDM strategies. Separately, a group of supporters rallied near the White House to support the president's decision to withdraw from the Paris climate accord. And as early as February, Trump discussed concerns he had with Comey's handling of Clinton's email scandal. Any claim of protecting privilege could be undermined by Trump's tweets about his conversations. Read More »

Trump Advises Muslim Countries to Take Lead in Fighting Extremism

Jordan's King Abdallah II stands at right. Introducing Trump, Saudi King Salman described Tehran as a mutual foe and a source of terrorism they must confront together. "We thought it was a fantastic idea", World Bank President Jim Young Kim said , when news of the $100 million donation broke. Drive them out of your communities. Read More »

Opening races of America's Cup challenger series postponed

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The new breed of America's Cup craft lift out of the water on hydrofoils, so far "flying" at speeds of more than 40 knots. The first crew in each of the two semi-finals to win five races progresses to the challenger final and whoever wins that takes on Oracle Team USA for the America's Cup itself. Read More »

Trump criticizes London's mayor for his response to Saturday's deadly terror attack

The men, wearing hoax explosive vests, were shot dead by police eight minutes after officers were called at around 10pm, and police are calling the incidents acts of terrorism. "If we don't get smart it will only get worse", Trump tweeted . Speaking outside Downing Street, Mrs May said that although there was no direct link between the three incidents, "terrorism breeds terrorism". Read More »

Vladimir Putin wonders if US hackers framed Russian Federation during presidential election

The full interview from the first episode of her new show Sunday Night with Megyn Kelly airs this Sunday on NBC at seven P.M. And I got up and left. The December 2015 dinner was in honour of the Russian television network Russia Today (RT), a Russian government-funded global network that US officials consider a state-run propaganda outlet and purveyor of disinformation about the U.S.French President Emmanuel Macron, standing next to Putin in Paris last week, publicly denounced Russia Today ... Read More »

Metropolitan Police arrest 12 in connection with London Bridge attack

British Transport Police said one of its officers, among the first to arrive, took the attackers on armed only with his baton, and was seriously injured . Corbyn has also criticized Conservative cuts to police budgets that saw the number of officers nationwide fall by nearly 20,000 between 2010 and 2016 - years when May, as home secretary, was in charge of policing. Read More »

CT 2017: Pakistan win toss, opt to field vs India

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Kumble's contract ends this month, but the decision to advertise his job ahead of the Champions Trophy, a tournament featuring the world's top eight one-day worldwide sides, led historian Ramachnadra Guha to resign in protest from a a Supreme Court-appointed committee overseeing the Board of Control for Cricket in India . Read More »

More names announced for Manchester benefit concert

Marcus Mumford, formerly of the band Mumford & Sons, was announced as a late addition to the line-up of performers on Saturday. The "Dangerous Woman" singer also posted another heartwarming photo of her visit with those injured in the May 22 attacks , alongside a tweet that said, "Praying for London". Read More »

PM Modi holds talks with French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris

The two leaders voiced concern over the growing threat of terrorism worldwide. He said terrorism is visible and it affects entire world, including France and India. "Lest we forget. PM @narendramodi and President @EmmanuelMacron jointly lay wreath at Arc de Triomphe in memory of Indians who died for France", Ministry of External Affairs Spokesperson Gopal Baglay tweeted. Read More »

Trump criticizes London mayor, political correctness on London attack

Transport for London said busy London Bridge station and two others were closed at the request of police. "We must stop being politically correct and get down to the business of security for our people. "We need the Travel Ban as an extra level of safety!" Trump tweeted Saturday after the attack. " We are confident about the fact that they were radical Islamist terrorists, the way they were inspired, and we need to find out more about where this radicalization came from ", Amber Rudd ... Read More »

Silicon Valley Speaks Out Against US Leaving Paris Accords

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WILLIAM BRANGHAM: The global mining giant Peabody Energy applauded the president's move. Jerry Brown said , blasting the decision as "deviant behavior from the highest office in the land". The Democratic governors of New York, California and Washington states all quickly vowed to respect the terms of the Paris deal. "I don't know, I haven't asked him", Spicer said Tuesday.Two days later, Spicer still hadn't asked the question, telling reporters he hasn't "had the opportunity to have that ... Read More »

The French Government Trolls Trump On The Paris Climate Accords

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After the USA withdrawal from the Paris deal sparked pledges of money and solidarity, Figueres said via Twitter on Friday, "Thank you Trump ". "I was elected to represent the citizens of Pittsburgh, not Paris", Trump said. Trump argued that if the US stayed in the climate agreement , it would put the country "at a permanent disadvantage". Asked if he can talk to Trump about the cause of climate change and report back at the next press briefing , he replied: "If I can, I will". Read More »

Corbyn challenges Theresa May over 'dementia tax'

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The UK Conservative Party lost 1 percent of potential votes, compared to a similar survey published a week ago, but maintained a lead over the Labour party, with 45 percent over their 34, a poll showed. The Opinium poll for the Observer newspaper suggested May was set for a substantial parliamentary majority on June 8. And she had a moment of embarrassment when she appeared not to know that United Kingdom aid money had gone to North Korea. Read More »

Kiwis seize lead in America's Cup qualifiers, France out

Oracle Team USA defends the 2017 America's Cup after two consecutive wins in 2010 and 2013. Sailing in a ideal 13-15 knot breeze, strong starts and boat speed were the key factors in the Kiwi team dominating both races. Oracle battled the Emirates Team New Zealand boat in the 2013 final, winning yachting's most venerable and coveted trophy by just 44 seconds. Five of the six teams in Bermuda, including Land Rover BAR, have signed a framework... Read More »

Trump's exit from Paris climate will isolate U.S. more: Iran

Numerous other countries haven't spent anything, and many of them will never pay one dime. "Leaving Paris is not good for America or the world", Musk said in his tweet . Republican and Democratic parties, many Canadians appear to be readily embracing the latter. The Paris climate accord is an agreement within the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) dealing with greenhouse gas emissions mitigation, adaptation and finance starting in the year 2020. Read More »

May calls for beefed up terror response after London attack

British Prime Minister Theresa May reacted on Sunday to an attack that killed seven people in London by saying things could not continue as they were and that the strategy for dealing with terrorism needed to be reviewed in four ways. "A white van driver came speeding - probably about 50mph - veered off the road into the crowds of people who were walking along the pavement", she told BBC News. Read More »

Trump Has Made the 2020 Election a Referendum on Climate Change

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President Morton Schapiro joined the presidents of other colleges and universities as well as governors, mayors and business leaders around the U.S.in signing the Grand Coalition Statement on the Paris Agreement and vowing "to take forceful action and to ensure that the US remains a global leader in reducing emissions". Read More »

British police arrest 12 as Londoners recall night of terror

Armed police descend an escalator at the foot of the Shard outside London Bridge station, Sunday June 4, 2017 , near the scene of Saturday night's terrorist incident on London Bridge and at Borough Market . In March, five people died in an attack similar to Saturday's after a lone attacker drove a van into pedestrians on Westminster Bridge in central London and stabbed a policeman. Read More »

London Bridge Terror Attack Aftermath Shows Chaos

They did not say if officers fired the shots. That sentiment was echoed by opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn, who said "those who wish to harm our people, divide our communities and attack our democracy will not succeed". "And at the same time the security and intelligence agencies and police have disrupted five credible plots since the Westminster attack in March". " But it is time to say "enough is enough"," she added". Read More »

Timeline: How events unfolded in London's latest attack

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Soon after, there were reported stabbings at nearby Borough Market . The BBC says more than one person has been killed. So, is this a terrorism incident? Trump later called Prime Minister Theresa May to offer condolences. Sunday, London time. A man named Gerard who had been watching the Champions League soccer final at the Ship pub in Borough Market, told The Guardian that he fought back against the attackers. Read More »

NewsAlert: 12 people arrested after London Bridge attack, police say

Gunfire rang out as police shot the attackers - within eight minutes of being called out at 10:08 p.m. (2108 GMT), the Metropolitan Police said . People fled the scene, in some places with their hands raised on police instructions. We don't believe there is, but we must make absolutely certain of that. We are the safest global city in the world. Yet that is precisely what the internet - and the big companies that provide internet-based services - provide. Read More »

12 arrested as London Bridge terror attack death toll rises to seven

The three attackers had driven onto the bridge at high-speed, mowing down pedestrians before getting out of the vehicle and stabbing people at nearby bars and restaurants. Critics rushed to point out that had guns been as plentiful in the United Kingdom as they are in the USA there probably would have been more deaths in London on Saturday night. Read More »

Michael Bloomberg Is Happy To Bankroll The Paris Climate Accord

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The agreement obligates all countries to take specific actions to address climate change , to report and monitor progress toward their pledges, and to increase their commitments over time. Other world leaders were more reticent in their criticism, either out of domestic concerns or because they don't want to alienate the U.S.as an important ally. Read More »