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Orlando airport terminal closed after reports of armed man

SWAT and a crisis negotiator later arrived at the scene. Min impact to ops. Everyone is safe", Orlando police tweeted shortly after 7: "30 am IST on Wednesday. The affidavit says Pettigrew gave his cellphone to the cashier and told her to call 911 because he wanted to bring the police and speak to the president. Read More »

Nissan, Ford report May US sales gains, GM down


Tudor Inv Et Al invested in 63,300 shares or 0.02% of the stock. The stock increased 1.47% or $0.5 during the last trading session, reaching $34.43. Among 21 analysts covering General Motors Company (NYSE:GM), 10 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 9 Hold. Read More »

Anti-gun rally planned in TO


City Hall, the Rundel Memorial building, Legacy Tower and other prominent landmarks in the Rochester skyline will be lit up in orange Friday in commemoration of National Gun Violence Awareness Day . Pulling that trigger could lead to the worst scenario, which is why National Gun Violence Awareness Day promotes the wear orange movement. On this National Gun Violence Awareness Day, let your voice be heard and show your commitment to reducing gun violence. Read More »

Democratic Senator: I Don't Think Trump Ordered Comey To Nix FBI Investigation

James Comey agreed to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee next week, something that the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director terminated by Donald Trump is reportedly " eager " to do. The White House counsel is often informally involved in the decision. In other words, they say, the President can't use the privilege as a sword in one context and a shield in another. Read More »

Schwarzenegger warns Trump he can't go back in time

We in Germany, Europe and the world will combine our forces more resolutely than ever to address and successfully tackle challenges for humanity such as climate change ". He responded to Trump's decision Thursday by stating he remained committed to goals of a 2015 agreement with mayors from China that agreed to carbon-emission reduction benchmarks. Read More »

Climate Activists To Protest Trump's Paris Exit Friday


But it also gave the flexibility for future administrations to revise their targets, which Obama's special climate envoy, Todd Stern, noted as he urged Trump to remain in the agreement. Trump said he was willing to begin renegotiating the climate deal "under the terms that are fair to the U.S. and its workers or to negotiate a new deal that protects our country and its taxpayers". Read More »

Manchester Arena attack: British police make tenth arrest

Monday night's attack at Manchester Arena during the Ariana Grande concert killed 22 people and injured 119. Fearing that another attack could be imminent, the United Kingdom government announced on Tuesday that it had raised the country's terror alert to the highest "critical" threat level. Read More »

China's standing boosted by Trump's exit from Paris climate pact

Trump did little to quell those concerns Thursday. Trump thus made good on his election campaign promise to walk away from the Paris pact as part of his policy of protecting United States businesses from global interference, and dealt another blow to the legacy of his predecessor, Barack Obama , who had worked so hard to make the groundbreaking accord happen. Read More »

Climate groups hit Trump for quitting Paris climate deal

Donald Trump said that the United States did not benefit from the Paris Climate Agreement and faced negative criticism from various political leaders as well as business giants. "Make our planet great again", Macron said. "I guess it's not a surprise that he pulled out", Kimmel said on Jimmy Kimmel Live Thursday night. "It is crucial that the United States remains a leader on environmental issues", Dujarric added. Read More »

Chiefs make surprise move by releasing Maclin

Durant, Warriors set tone with big Game 1 winLaila Ali: Would always butt heads with her fatherBeck. Finally, should Buffalo hit a snag in negotiations with Watkins down the road, having Maclin in-house also gives the team a bit of security going into the 2018 off-season. Read More »

Kelly Barnhill throws 2-hitter, leads Florida past LSU 2-0


In the sixth, Wheaton homered off Allie Walljasper , who had retired the side in order in the fifth inning, and in the seventh, Kvistad chased Walljasper with another two-run shot. After trailing 6-1, Baylor scored twice in the top of the seventh against Oklahoma reliever Paige Lowary. Maddison Kettler had three hits and Lindsey Cargill had two for Baylor (48-14). Read More »

Vladimir Putin to Corporate America: You should 'help' President Trump


Asked about the "fingerprints", IP addresses allegedly belonging to Russian hackers, he said those could have been easily rigged and couldn't stand as credible evidence. film director Oliver Stone, excerpts of which were released ahead of its broadcast by U.S. TV network Showtime from June 12. Trump fired Comey days later despite an ongoing FBI investigation into Trump's campaign for possible collusion with Russian Federation. Read More »

Penn State making changes to Greek system after pledge death


Penn State announced more changes to its Greek system in the wake of a pledge death in February, including mandatory education for members, new policing of the system by the university, a zero tolerance policy for hazing and a "report card" on each group that includes conduct history. Read More »

Jury selection complete for Cosby sexual assault trial

Cosby's attorneys contended that a majority white jury would be biased against their client, since some of his alleged victims are white. The 11 selected jurors include only one black member. Dozens of other women have made similar accusations against Cosby, 79, but the judge is allowing only one of them to testify. Bill Cosby is best known for his role on The Cosby Show , which earned him the nickname "America's Dad". Read More »

Ananya Vinay crowned Scripps National Spelling Bee champion

Julie Sisson, enrichment aide at Petoskey Middle School, said the school was amazed at how well Anna did in the contest. Show hosts Alisyn Camerota and Chris Cuomo chose to ask her to spell " covfefe " - the typo made by President Trump in an unfinished late-night tweet that quickly went viral. Read More »

Trump's 'Covfefe' Tweet Remains a Mystery

The remarks came during an in-depth discussion of the "covfefe" tweet on CNN, which panelists said spoke to deeper problems for Trump and how he runs his White House . Trump's comedic turn began in the early minutes of Wednesday morning, when he seemingly pecked out half of a thought before hitting send. The tweet immediately went viral and became one of the president's more popular posts. Read More »

Mayor: Puerto Rican militant to step aside from parade role


River had not been charged with carrying out any of the bombings, but he was convicted of charges including seditious conspiracy and served more than 35 years in prison before President Obama commuted his sentence. Oscar Lopez Rivera had been named a "National Freedom Hero" by the parade committee, and was asked to march at the front of the line. The 74-year-old Lopez Rivera has thousands of supporters who see him as a political prisoner, jailed for seeking independence for Puerto Rico, a ... Read More »

Portland stabbing suspect said 'that's what liberalism gets you': court papers


The suspect, Jeremy Joseph Christian , a 35-year-old convicted felon, faces charges including aggravated murder , attempted murder, intimidation and being a felon in possession of a restricted weapon. "I was very scared that I was not going to see any of the people I love again, and I am very fortunate to have the opportunity to get to still be in their lives", Fletcher said. Read More »

12-year-old crowned champion of Scripps National Spelling Bee


Ananya was able to outlast 14-year-old Rohan Rajeev , who finished in second place. Ananya won the National Spelling Bee Thursday night, correctly spelling the word " marocain ". Vinay defeated 14-year-old Rohan Rajeev for the title in the 90th version of the contest. Last year, Nihar Janga of Texas and Jairam Hathwar of NY jointly won the title, as per a CNN report. Read More »

Timing may thwart Donald Trump's move to quit Paris climate agreement

United States President Donald Trump has had controversial views on the subject of global warming and climate change and has been extremely vocal about them. Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron urged the Prime Minister to use whatever influence she has over the United States president to urge him to reverse his decision. Read More »

SEC rule change clears way for Malik Zaire to transfer to Florida


Two graduate transfers during the 2015 season did not meet their academic requirements, which brought about a ban for the Gators. But the SEC's leaders voted to change a rule that was restricting grad transfers based on April scores. A related piece of graduate transfer legislation that was ratified is that a student-athlete who arrived to an SEC program via a previous transfer will not be allowed for an intraconference transfer waiver. Read More »

'Refreshing and strange' - Trump's demands drive wedge into NATO


Mr Macron also told Mr Trump that while France would continue to work with the USA, it would no longer discuss climate issues with them, a French source said. "This is not fair to the people and taxpayers of the United States, and many of these nations owe massive amounts of money from past years", he added. Read More »

May denies Trump 'subservience' over climate deal


First, the 0.2 degree-figure used in the talking point reflects the incremental impact of the Paris Agreement compared with the earlier Copenhagen agreement. Newspapers the world over didn't hold back with front pages that made no bones about their attitude to the latest controversial decision by the United States president, while the scale of the response of global leaders will be encouraging to those who care about the environment all over the world. Read More »