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by | June 01, 2017 | 19:24

To confirm the news, Counselor Kellyanne Conway told Fox: "What I will say is that he has expressed his desire to leave the White House and made very clear that he would see through the President's worldwide trip". "He now lives within himself, which is a risky place for Donald Trump to be", one source close to Mr Trump told CNN . House Democrats said they want Kushner's security clearance revoked "to protect national security ".

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:18

The Sierra Club said a US withdrawal from the Paris deal would be a "historic mistake". He added, "Fighting climate change is a global consensus, it's not invented by China. The only countries that did not join the agreement were Syria and Nicaragua. "No one should be left behind, but the European Union and China have made a decision to move forward", said European Union climate commissioner Miguel Arias Cañete.

by | June 01, 2017 | 19:26

Manchester police are hunting down a network they think orchestrated the bombing, and the suspected perpetrator's father and brother were arrested in Tripoli. On Thursday, UK police resumed sharing intelligence with the USA authorities in the terror investigation after a brief pause between the allies over leaked intelligence.

by | June 01, 2017 | 19:55

Mr Corbyn's last-minute decision to take part in the BBC debate in Cambridge was created to wrong-foot Ms May by portraying her as running scared of a confrontation with him. Ms Rudd said it was important to have an immigration policy the United Kingdom can control, while Mr Corbyn said he wanted it to be "fair". He said Labour would "ensure our manufacturing industry and jobs are protected", and he was "absolutely sure" his spending plans added up.

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:10

Although the YouGov model has a wide margin of error, and was met with some scepticism in Westminster, it adds to polls showing the opposition Labour party gaining ground. As well as taking favouritism from the Conservative party in four areas, the Labour party have also moved favourite to win seats in Bermondsey and Old Southwark, where the Lib Dems were strong favourites.

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:34

The formalities and discipline of diplomacy have been a rough fit for Trump - who, before taking office, was long easily accessible by cellphone and viewed himself as freewheeling, impulsive dealmaker. "The president and a small group of people know exactly what he meant", Spicer told reporters. "He has expressed his desire to leave the White House and made very clear that he would see through the president's worldwide trip", Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway said about Dubke in an ...

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:27

A Bernard Marak, a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader in Meghalaya resigned from the party after senior leaders of the party opposed his plans to organise a "bitchi-beef party" to celebrate three years of NDA government. "The BJP is trying to push Hindutva", he said. In Christian-dominated Meghalaya, beef is the main meat of the Garos, Khasis and Jaintias - the three main tribes of the northeastern state.

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:14

What impact would a U.S. withdrawal have? Other scientists look at market forces and see the United States still cutting emissions because the nation is already shifting toward cleaner fuels such as cheaper natural gas, solar and wind. The White House was initially slated to make a final decision on the climate accord last month but then said it would wait until after the G7 meeting.

by | June 01, 2017 | 19:15

The first video showed a straight-faced Griffin slowly lifting the bloody head. Cooper himself tweeted Tuesday night: "For the record, I am appalled by the photo shoot Kathy Griffin took part in". "Our politics have become too base, too low & too vulgar, but Kathy Griffin's post descends into an even more repugnant & vile territory", Romney tweeted.

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:27

The survey also suggested Labour could nab 36% of the vote share and gain 30 seats. The YouGov constituency projection, based on 50,000 interviews over the course of a week, showed May would win 310 seats, down from the 331 seats won by her predecessor David Cameron in 2015.

by | June 01, 2017 | 19:31

In an interview with CNN , Assange revealed he was potentially considering the offer but said his physical circumstances would make it hard. "I'm looking into it", Assange reportedly said via Twitter . Hannity and Assange are also linked by the Seth Rich murder story. Julian Assange has hinted that he may guest host a USA radio show from inside the Ecuadorian embassy in London.

by | June 01, 2017 | 18:58

Perhaps Clinton's most fresh and savage criticism on Wednesday was directed at the Democratic National Committee . The timing of leaked emails from her former campaign manager, John Podesta, was an example of that, she said. In the new book that she is now working on, she said: "I'm just using everything that anybody else said about it besides me to basically say: This was the biggest nothing burger - ever".

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:21

The Islamic state group has claimed responsibility for two auto bomb attacks which killed more than a dozen people in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad Tuesday. Khoei explained that the armed group "timed Tuesday's attack to cause maximum impact". The bombing at the Hit checkpoint killed 15 people, including four soldiers and a journalist, while 23 others were injured, Anas al-Ani, spokesman for the department of health in Anbar province told AFP .

by | June 01, 2017 | 19:56

It was unclear why the subpoenas to the agencies were not mentioned in the committee's announcement of the approval of the subpoenas to former Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn and Michael Cohen, one of the president's personal lawyers.

by | June 01, 2017 | 19:23

The New York Times published detailed pictures of the crime scene, including the remains of the suspected bomb and the rucksack worn by the suicide bomber. "The issue is being raised at every relevant level by the British authorities with their USA counterparts". But British ministers and security chiefs have been dismayed by leaks in the USA media that made public details about the British investigation.

by | June 01, 2017 | 19:44

Wenger's contract expires at the end of the campaign, but he remains popular with Arsenal's players and Ramsey made it clear he wants his boss to extend his 21-year reign. Wenger's future has been up in the air for much of the season as both he and the club refused to publicly announce their intentions. "I'm in a public job - I expect to be criticised".

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:10

President Donald Trump is expected to renew the waiver that keeps the U.S. embassy in Tel Aviv , avoiding, for now, a controversial move to Jerusalem , several senior administration and diplomatic sources told CNN . Some of Trump's top aides have pushed for him to keep his campaign promise, not only because it would be welcomed by most Israelis but to satisfy the pro-Israel, right-wing base that helped him win the presidency.

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:16

One of their victims, Homolka's own sister, was killed by the pair. Her ex-husband Bernardo remains in prison, although he has a parole hearing scheduled for later this year. "While we work through the concerns stated by parents and other stakeholders, we welcome those associated with the school to contact the Quebec Conference office of Education".

by | June 01, 2017 | 19:58

He solemnly laid a wreath at a Holocaust memorial in Jerusalem, had an audience with the pope at the Vatican and stood center stage with Western allies at the annual summits that dominate the diplomatic calendar. While Trump emerged from the summit without a final decision on the Paris pact, he declared in a tweet Saturday that he will make a final decision next week.

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:28

Mrs May, who backed Remain in the referendum, will say she believes Brexit provides an opportunity to make the UK "more global and outward-looking - a Britain alive with possibilities, more confident in itself, more united and more secure, a country our children and grandchildren are proud to call home".

by | June 01, 2017 | 19:16

A campaign source said momentum behind Corbyn had been building ever since election broadcasting regulations, which ensure party leaders get airtime, came into force a month ago. Answering questions during a visit to a factory in Bath, Mrs May denied she was " frightened " of taking on her rivals head-to-head. She called this General Election to suit herself and the Conservative Party and she's too frit to turn up to debate the rest of us.

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:04

The GOP is circumventing a possible filibuster for their healthcare bill by using the budget reconciliation process. For McConnell, writing a Republican-only health care bill that can pass the Senate boils down to this question: How do you solve a problem like Dean, Lisa, Patrick, Ted, Rand and Susan? Trump has blamed the Senate rules that require 60 votes to pass most legislation for holding up his agenda and took to Twitter on May 2 to argue for getting rid of them .

by | June 01, 2017 | 18:57

Li was speaking ahead of a two-day summit that begins in Brussels later on Thursday, when China and the European Union will re-commit to free trade and the Paris Agreement in a sweeping rejection of Trump's protectionist policies. America's worldwide allies and Trump's domestic opponents lashed out Wednesday at media reports that he had made up his mind to pull Washington out of the global accord to curb carbon emissions-a move that would make the deal less effective.

by | June 01, 2017 | 19:30

Farrell is a second time tourist but played only 17 minutes off the bench in the third test in Australia that secured a 2-1 victory for the Lions in 2013. "It's a brilliant squad that's going out there and one full of world class players". "The more you play against the best team, the more you learn where you need to improve, and they are the best team in the world".

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:12

Fresh off Trump's first official trip overseas, his administration is looking for ways to respond more aggressively to allegations of Russian meddling in the 2016 election and revelations of possible ties between Trump's campaign and Moscow .

by | June 01, 2017 | 18:43

France's new President Emmanuel Macron also exchanged numbers with Trump after Macron's election victory, a French official told the AP . CNN is reporting that James Comey will testify that the president pressured him to drop the Michael Flynn investigation.

by | June 01, 2017 | 19:57

The BBC televised debate included, from left, Lib Dem leader Tim Farron, Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, Green co-leader Caroline Lucas, Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood, Home Secretary Amber Rudd , UKIP leader Paul Nuttall and Scottish National Party deputy Angus Robertson.

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:22

Word of Trump's decision comes a day after the president met with Scott Pruitt , the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency. Juncker went on to say that the Group of Seven leaders "tried to explain this in clear simple sentences to Mr.

by | June 01, 2017 | 19:45

One expert group ran a worst-case computer simulation of what would happen if the USA does not curb emissions, but other nations do meet their targets. The strategy does not include leaving the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), which would have been a quicker, but more drastic, way to bow out of global climate dealings.

by | June 01, 2017 | 19:47

Grande noted that from the start of her Dangerous Woman tour, she intended for her concerts to be "a safe space for fans", where they could "escape, celebrate [and] heal" - and she said the attack wouldn't change that. President Trump ordered the Justice Department to probe alleged information leaks by USA officials regarding the deadly concert bombing investigation here after British authorities announced Thursday they would stop sharing intelligence due to leaks of confidential and sensitive ...

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:00

President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Tuesday to complain about a U.S. trade deficit with Germany and his belief that the country must pay more for the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation military alliance. Merkel stressed that diplomacy is not a zero-sum game and that while Berlin was building strong ties with the rising Asian powers, transatlantic ties remained "of paramount importance".

by | June 01, 2017 | 19:32

He was transferred to Evangelismos hospital along with his driver who was also injured. The hospital said Papademos, 69, was transported by ambulance to the hospital's emergency ward at 6.10 p.m. He said that all three were in "stable condition, are conscious and are undergoing all the necessary medical tests". A police official said the explosion occurred when Papademos opened an envelope inside the vehicle.

by | June 01, 2017 | 19:32

Corbyn , the left-wing Labour Party leader, had initially meant to skip the debate himself, since the Conservative prime minister would not be present, but, buoyed by new polling that shows his party closing on the Conservatives and an assured performance in a televised forum earlier in the week, he changed course and tried to goad May into joining him.

by | June 01, 2017 | 19:06

The resulting explosion killed 22 and injured 64 others. With the official threat level raised to "critical", meaning a further attack could be imminent, troops have been deployed to free up police, and armed officers patrolled trains for the first time in Britain.

by | June 01, 2017 | 18:52

Some of Trump's aides have been searching for a middle ground - perhaps by renegotiating the terms of the agreement - in an effort to thread the needle between his base of supporters who oppose the deal and those warning that a US exit would deal a blow to the fight against global warming as well as to worldwide USA leadership.