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by | May 31, 2017 | 23:04

It seems as though Trump was typing out "coverage", but it's unclear what happened. Other internet users took the opportunity to hit out at the U.S. Since the tweet, Twitter has had a field day responding to the Trump and taking guesses at what " covfefe ". This is not the first time we have seen a "farrago" on social media about a word.

by | May 31, 2017 | 22:15

The decree reads that new measures will be active if Turkey takes analogous actions. It also expands the list of categories of Turkish citizens entitled to visa-free travel to Russian Federation. Putin also partially restored a mutual agreement on the movement of each country's citizens that was suspended after Turkey shot down the plane near the Syrian border, the Kremlin added.

by | May 31, 2017 | 21:54

Mr Trump criticised Germany's trade surplus with the United States on Tuesday, tying the issue to Berlin's military spending. Trump also has demanded that Germany meet the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation military alliance's defence spending target of two per cent of gross domestic product and criticised Merkel's open-door migration policy.

by | May 31, 2017 | 21:42

A huge fireball then engulfs a building as drivers scramble to get away. Along with bloodied people crying for help, one young girl wearing a ribbon and bow in her hair wanders the scene dazed. "All of us are deeply distressed that one of our smiling students has been taken from us in a cruel act of violence that is beyond understanding", he said in a statement.

by | May 31, 2017 | 21:29

After scrapping the tweet, Trump encouraged his followers to try to complete his initial thought. The tweet, sent at 12:06 a.m, was favorited almost 10,000 times in one minute and drew ridicule of online Trump critics. The Republican president has said using Twitter helps him speak directly to Americans and bypass the media, which he has long criticized. Trump has little control over who follows his tweets.

by | May 31, 2017 | 23:01

He was then taken to Azerbaijan and charged with smuggling 10,000 euros ($11,200), Sadykhov said, adding that the banknotes had been planted in his pocket. He demanded Muxtarli's immediate release and called on Georgian authorities to investigate the situation and "hold accountable all those involved in this gruesome operation".

by | May 31, 2017 | 22:34

What may be the US' loss could diplomatically be China's gain, as arollback could seriously dent America's stature in world politics. Days before that, he had also overseen the largest US arms deal with Saudi Arabia worth $110 billion over the next decade, The Guardian reported .

by | May 31, 2017 | 21:58

The German government said in March that the 2-percent goal was not a fixed target, but rather something to which the members should be aspiring, with Berlin now spending about 1.2 percent of GDP on defense. German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel was even more blunt on Monday, slamming the U.S. president's " short-sighted " policies that have " weakened the West " and hurt European interests.

by | May 31, 2017 | 21:36

Speaking at the manifesto launch in Perth , the SNP leader said she accepted it would have to be delayed if the Brexit process took longer than initially expected. Sturgeon said she wanted an independence referendum towards the end of the Brexit negotiations, so that voters can make a "genuinely informed choice about the future of our country".

by | May 31, 2017 | 21:36

Hayden was hit by a black Peugeot driven by a 30-year-old Italian. The footage reportedly indicated Hayden did not stop at an intersection and was hit by the the passing auto. He continued to participate in the Moto GP series till 2015, before shifting to the World Superbike Championship in 2016. "We are all so proud of that", Tommy said.

by | May 31, 2017 | 22:07

In an indication of the United Kingdom authorities' anger at the leaks, Mrs May confirmed she would personally raise the issue with the U.S. president when the pair meet at a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels later. Dozens more who were injured remain hospitalized, more than 20 of them are listed in critical condition. Reports in the US disclosing details of the investigation sparked outrage among British officials.

by | May 31, 2017 | 22:30

Both the Taliban and Islamic State have staged large-scale attacks in Kabul . According to sources in Kabul that spoke to Aljazeera, the explosion - thought to be a suicide attack - was located in Kabul's Zanbaq square that is surrounded by restaurants, shops, and the foreign embassies district.

by | May 31, 2017 | 21:51

The Paris climate agreement was established during a 2015 conference in the French capital. "For President Trump to take us out, it is anti-science". Senior adviser Jared Kushner generally thinks the deal is bad, but would like to find a way to see if the US emissions targets can be changed. During the 2016 presidential campaign, Trump repeatedly expressed his skepticism over laws and regulations driven by environmental concerns.

by | May 31, 2017 | 22:53

The Taliban later said it had "nothing to do" with the explosion . Health Ministry spokesman Ismael Kawoosi confirmed the fatality number and warned that the toll could rise. They're now one of the biggest contributors to the NATO-led Resolute Support mission with around 980 soldiers on the ground to support and train Afghan security forces.

by | May 31, 2017 | 21:37

Martin Thalmann, deputy head of the ICRC's Philippine delegation who is in Marawi , also told AFP on Monday his staff had received reports from people trapped inside the militants' areas that residents had died from stray bullets and sickness.

by | May 31, 2017 | 23:00

The successful test represented a "critical milestone" for the Pentagon's defensive missile system, said Navy Vice Adm. Jim Syring , director of the Defense Missile Agency. Ground-based Midcourse Defense system , which has cost taxpayers more than $40 billion to date. The last time the US launched an intercept test was in June 2014 and it was successful.

by | May 31, 2017 | 21:58

Mika Brzezinski made an announcement through Instagram , saying that her farther - a renowned political scientist and a diplomat - has "passed away peacefully". Due to his books and articles on the Soviet Union in the 1950s, Brzezinski established his status as an expert on the Soviet Union and began to attract the attention of the White House.

by | May 31, 2017 | 22:02

According to ANI, the MEA also said that the Indian government would provide Afghan authorities with all possible support to bring the perpetrators of the blast to justice. Ismail Kawasi says it was not immediately known what the target of the attack was on Wednesday morning. Islamic State, a smaller militant group in Afghanistan seeking to project its claim to a global Islamic caliphate beyond its Middle East base, has previously claimed responsibility for high-profile attacks in Kabul, ...

by | May 31, 2017 | 21:57

The explosion also raised serious questions about the Afghan government's ability to secure the war-battered nation. "It was a vehicle bomb near the German embassy, but there are several other important compounds and offices near there too".

by | May 31, 2017 | 21:49

Indian cricket viewers can watch the match on Doordarshan, Star Sports 1, Star Sports 3 , Star Sports HD1 and Star Sports HD3 while Hotstar will have Australia vs New Zealand live streaming online. "Jason Roy is part of our strong opening partnership with Alex Hales". "I was really nervous in the first game". He has already sounded a warning signal with a hundred in a warm-up game.

by | May 31, 2017 | 22:28

In the case of an intercontinental ballistic missile attack , the USA has two Ground-Based Midcourse Defense ( GMD ) systems. On May 28, at 10:40 p.m. The interceptor missile was launched from Vandenberg Air Force Base , just 60 miles northwest of Santa Barbara. With this pre-programmed test, the Pentagon was looking to see specifically how all these components performed and what additional improvements needed to be made.

by | May 31, 2017 | 21:50

Neither the White House nor the Trump administration has confirmed the report. The decision, which will be announced this week, would put the U.S. at odds with almost every other nation on earth. He also wants to cut the budget of the US Coast Guard, the maritime security agency, by a significant amount. Under Obama, the United States had pledged to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 26-28 percent below 2005 levels by 2025.

by | May 31, 2017 | 22:06

Until Saturday, President Trump's son in law, Jared Kushner was going to be a witness in the ongoing FBI investigation in the relation between the campaign and Russian Federation. But numerous people close to the president and his team are expecting further changes this time. McCain is now among those raising concerns about Kushner's proposed back-channel talks.

by | May 31, 2017 | 21:43

At a summit meeting of the G7 group of leading economies over the weekend, Trump refused to join the other six leaders in pledging to implement the Paris accord and said he would announce the U.S. "The Trump administration can attempt to erase decades of work from scientists and federal employees on the reality of climate change, but burying your head in the sand doesn't erase the problem", Emanuel said in a press release on the creation of the website.

by | May 31, 2017 | 22:05

A country that doesn't agree to fight climate change through regulations on pollution and carbon emissions could give its industries a significant economic advantage over those who agree to absorb those additional costs. The organization's main Twitter page quoted Secretary-General Antonio Guterres as saying, "Climate change is undeniable". Climate change is unstoppable.

by | May 31, 2017 | 21:36

Budget carrier VietJet, which has a market value of $1.7 billion, said in January it has revived plans for an overseas listing. In a meeting on Tuesday, Trade Minister Tran Tuan Anh told Lighthizer about Vietnam's views and solutions to some USA concerns, such as advertising on United States social media, electronic payment services and imports of information security and farm products, the southeast Asian nation's trade ministry said.

by | May 31, 2017 | 21:56

NO BAN ON SLAUGHTER, SAYS HC:On Wednesday, a division bench of the Kerala High Court observed that the May 23 notification issued by the Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) did not stipulate any ban on cattle slaughter. The petition also claimed that the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act (PCAA), under which the rules were made, allowed slaughter of animals for human consumption.

by | May 31, 2017 | 20:59

Ariel posted the close to naked photos to her official account to celebrate Memorial Day and could be seen pulling down her bottoms on the beach while then looking over her shoulder in another shot to show off her thong bikini. This is who I am". A series of three photos were used in one of Winter's posts on Instagram and scored more than 200,000 likes. Some Instagram users were quick to praise the star for being so comfortable when it comes to her body, though others slammed Ariel ...

by | May 31, 2017 | 21:58

Among other office buildings located in the area are an intelligence agency office, a local TV channel, a mobile phone company as well as German, Indian and British embassies. "By God's grace, Indian Embassy staff are safe in the massive #Kabul blast", External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj tweeted. But a spokesperson said in a statement that the movement's fighters had no involvement and it condemned any such untargeted attacks that caused civilian casualties.

by | May 31, 2017 | 21:47

Trump, who has previously called global warming a hoax , did not confirm the decision in a post on Twitter, saying only, "I will be announcing my decision on the Paris Accord over the next few days". Germany, France and other leading nations have expressed frustration with Mr Trump's stance on climate change. Friends of the Earth said it would make America the world's "foremost climate villain".

by | May 31, 2017 | 22:48

Pair that with Trump's half-hearted mention of " Article 5 " (the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation principle that requires all members to defend each other) in his North Atlantic Treaty Organisation speech and his delayed decision on whether the USA will withdraw from the Paris climate accord, and you could see why Merkel might be frustrated with her US counterpart.

by | May 31, 2017 | 22:03

Comparatively, Kinder Morgan , Inc. posted earnings of $0.18 per share in the same quarter past year. The pipeline company reported $0.17 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.18 by $0.01. The original version of this news story can be viewed at

by | May 31, 2017 | 22:19

On Wednesday, Trump will be given a tour of the Vatican after he arrives and will then first meet with the pope in his library. Both sides left behind their previous clashes to broadcast a tone of peace for an audience around the globe. He entered a small elevator taking him to the third floor of the Apostolic Palace and, after a long ceremonial walk past frescoed corridors, shook the pope's hand at the entrance to the private study that the frugal pontiff uses only for official occasions.

by | May 31, 2017 | 21:56

The moderator of the discussion, Scott Shafer, an editor for San Francisco NPR affiliate KQED, noticed. " It's hard ", Pelosi acknowledged to laughter. She's repeatedly referred to him as such in various public appearances since Trump took office in January, even doing so about 20 minutes later in Tuesday's Commonwealth Club discussion.

by | May 31, 2017 | 21:28

The affidavit said cell phone video also showed Christian stabbing the men and yelling epithets. Two precious lives were lost this Memorial Day weekend in Portland and one more, almost so. Rather, he said he was a segregationist and appeared to want a whites-only homeland in the Pacific Northwest. "That was the first thing that popped into my head, 'I wonder if it's the same guy from the night before, '" she said.