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by | June 03, 2017 | 01:54

Manila: The Islamic State, one of the world's deadliest terrorist groups, claimed responsibility for Friday's attack on a casino in Phillippines, which left 37 dead, according Amaq news agency tied to the group. The attacker was shot and wounded by security guards, and retreated into a hotel room, where he doused a bed with gasoline and shot himself, according to Reilly.

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:37

There was slightly better news for May from a Panelbase poll which put her party 8 points ahead of Labour , but that still meant the Conservatives' advantage had nearly halved in a week. In a leisure centre auto park on the outskirts of Reading, 64km from London, more than 1,000 people gathered in the middle of a working day, leaving behind their desk jobs and even climbing trees to catch a glimpse of Mr Corbyn .

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:04

Putin said that USA intelligence, which concluded Moscow was behind the election meddling in hopes of helping President Donald Trump win, "invented" evidence that pointed to Russian Federation. Inviting companies to invest more in India , he said that "political will, political stability and clear vision has set the tone for transformative reforms, making New Delhi one of the most sought-after markets in the world".

by | June 03, 2017 | 00:43

China has overtaken the U.S.in transitioning to renewable energy, generating a fifth of its electricity from renewable sources. Bloomberg, who is the U.N. She shrugged off Trump's remark that he was elected to represent the people of Pittsburgh, not Paris. But the national targets are voluntary, leaving room for the US and the almost 200 other countries in the agreement to alter their commitments.

by | June 03, 2017 | 00:36

In television interviews the morning after Trump's announcement, Vice President Mike Pence and Kellyanne Conway, a senior White House aide, defended Trump's decision as a reassertion of America's sovereignty. Nor did Vice President Mike Pence, who introduced Trump. Nor did EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt, who spoke after Trump. And when another reporter pressed the official on whether Trump agrees with many scientists that human activities are driving up global temperatures, the official ...

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:01

Earlier, the world was left scratching their heads over " covfefe " - a freaky word apparently created by the president. He lashed out at the government's Russian Federation investigation as a "Witch Hunt!" So, because of the total lack of response from the White House, social media made a decision to respond in the best way they know how by over-responding in the most HILARIOUS way possible.

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:05

This method was tested during the referendum and consistently predicted the Leave vote. Speaking in the North-east and referring to Mr Corbyn, Ms May said: "What we know in this election is that the only other person that can be Prime Minister in seven days' time is simply not up to the job".

by | June 03, 2017 | 01:09

The priest said the Islamic State-backed Maute militant group, which took Marawi last week, "don't ask for anything. they just ask that you leave this place peacefully", he said under duress. Philippine troops escort rescued civilians while a military truck covers them from sniper fire at a village on the outskirts of Marawi on the southern island of Mindanao.

by | June 03, 2017 | 01:59

It wasn't immediately clear what exactly Comey plans to tell the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, though lawmakers are certainly likely to ask Comey about his interactions with President Trump as the bureau pursued its investigation into his campaign's contacts.

by | June 03, 2017 | 01:23

Dela Rosa added that the suspect appeared to be Caucasian. "We can not relate it to terrorism is because he did not shoot anybody", Albayalde said . "I could not carry her". Maricel Navarro, a manager at the resort, said her partner of seven years, Hazel Yongco, was among the dead. Ho added: "We get news about what happens around the region".

by | June 03, 2017 | 01:39

Regarding the unmaskings, the subpoenas have gone to the National Security Agency, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and the Central Intelligence Agency. Meanwhile, Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin sounded similar tones as they criticized the ongoing USA scrutiny of Russia's attempts to sway the presidential election.

by | June 03, 2017 | 00:49

Fired FBI director James Comey plans to testify publicly in the Senate as early as next week to confirm bombshell accusations that President Donald Trump pressured him to end his investigation into a top Trump aide's ties to Russian Federation, a source close to the issue said Wednesday.

by | June 03, 2017 | 01:51

Having so far failed to persuade judges to allow its travel ban to take effect, the Trump administration is turning to the nation's highest court with its slim conservative majority. Still, the government argues the courts must defer to the president's national security findings, and blasted the 4th Circuit for imputing discriminatory intent on the basis of the president's campaign statements.

by | June 03, 2017 | 01:00

The New York Post went with "French toast" a reference to the fact that the climate change deal has come to be known as the Paris pact, because the French capital played host to the final negotiations. White House advisers point to Trump's decision to renegotiate, rather than scrap, the North American Free Trade Agreement with Canada and Mexico as a sign that the president isn't recoiling from all of America's commitments.

by | June 03, 2017 | 00:54

Police watch smoke from a hotel at the Resorts World Manila complex, early Friday, June 2, 2017 , in Manila , Philippines. In a statement , Resorts World Manila said there was "no lapse in the security inside the establishment" and praised staff for helping to contain the incident.

by | June 03, 2017 | 01:35

April 29: South Korean and US officials say a North Korean midrange ballistic missile, presumably a KN-17, failed shortly after launch. This sets up the possibility that North Korea hopes to use the test to show it can hit USA targets near and far and emphasize its defiance of US -led pressure on its missile and nuclear programs, which has included vague threats from President Donald Trump and the arrival in Korean waters of powerful US military hardware.

by | June 03, 2017 | 00:42

A report from Germany's Focus magazine had placed Abedi in Deutschland four days before the massacre outside an Ariana Grande concert . British officials are particularly angry that photos detailing evidence about the bomb were published in The New York Times , although it's not clear that the paper obtained the photos from US officials.

by | June 03, 2017 | 00:44

A day after former National Security Adviser retired Army Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn reportedly agreed to turn over documents to the Senate Intelligence Committee, the House Intelligence Committee Wednesday issued a new set of subpoenas seeking similar information.

by | June 03, 2017 | 01:39

Mr Putin said: "Hackers are free people, just like artists who wake up in the morning in a good mood and start painting". "The hackers are the same". When asked about the issue at the St. The allegations of Russian interference in the presidential election were "harmful chatter" detrimental to global relations, security and the fight against terrorism, he said.

by | June 03, 2017 | 00:05

Because contacts first occurred during the transition, they exist in a sort of legal gray area: President Obama was still constitutionally in charge of foreign relations, but Trump was in the process of appointing his national security team in preparation to take over the job.

by | June 03, 2017 | 00:16

Greater Manchester Police said 11 suspects remain in custody as part of the probe into the worst terror attack on British soil since the 7/7 bombings. The latest police findings are the results of painstaking work, Jackson said, with more than 1,000 officers working on the case and helping to track Abedi's movements through security camera footage, his phone calls and his interactions with people.

by | June 03, 2017 | 01:31

Petersburg , Putin said hackers, "if they are patriotic, they start contributing, as they see it, in the fight against those who do not speak well about Russian Federation". Mr Snowden fled to Moscow in 2013 after leaking thousands of documents about global surveillance programmes run by the National Security Agency (NSA), where he worked.

by | June 03, 2017 | 00:03

A Palestinian terrorist stabbed an IDF soldier at the entrance to the Israeli community of Mavoh Dotan in Samaria . Palestinian attacks left 41 Israelis, two Americans, two Jordanians, an Eritrean, a Sudanese and a Briton dead. "Local settlers said that the she approached the gate to the settlement, carrying on even after a soldier at the post demanded that she stay away", according to Haaretz .

by | June 03, 2017 | 01:45

Putin added that while the Russian state has never been involved in hacking, it was "theoretically possible" that Russia-West tensions could have prompted some individuals to launch cyberattacks. The allegations of Russian interference in the presidential election were "harmful chatter" detrimental to worldwide relations, security and the fight against terrorism, he said.

by | June 03, 2017 | 01:28

But while Trump's tough talk may play well with his base, this approach is naive, misguided, and unsafe for the world-including the U.S., whose interests he claims to be defending. presidential election - raising the prospect that the issue remains alive during the campaign. Under former President Barack Obama, the US had agreed under the accord to reduce polluting emissions by more than a quarter below 2005 levels by 2025.

by | June 03, 2017 | 00:59

England opener Jason Roy can breathe easy after skipper Eoin Morgan confirmed the out-of-form opener will retain his place alongside Alex Hales in the Champions Trophy beginning on Thursday. Imrul Kayes (19) fell when a miscued drive off Plunkett was well caught by a diving Mark Wood at mid-on to leave Bangladesh 95 for two in the 20th over.

by | June 03, 2017 | 00:08

Trump's personal attorney, Michael Cohen, and their businesses. In his first public appearance since Trump fired him on May 9, Comey will address the Senate Intelligence Committee on June 8. CBS News confirms that Special Counsel Robert Mueller has cleared former FBI Director James Comey to testify before Congress. And whatever intelligence service intercepted the communication agreed because they did reveal the identity of the American citizen involved (the White House has to make a ...

by | June 03, 2017 | 00:05

GERMANY: Chancellor Angela Merkel expressed regret at the decision , and called for a continuation of "climate policies which preserve our world". Earlier, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said: "There is no reverse gear to energy transition". The Weather Channel is airing a Paris Climate Agreement special on Thursday.

by | June 03, 2017 | 00:01

Former President Barack Obama , whose administration played a key role in negotiating the deal, accused Trump of "rejecting the future" by pulling out of the Paris climate deal. A dozen large companies including oil major BP, agrochemical giant DuPont, Google, Intel and Microsoft had urged Trump to remain in the deal. "Stopping climate change is something we can only do as a global community, and we have to act together before it's too late".

by | June 03, 2017 | 00:38

Afghan officials said the explosives were packed in a sewage tanker. The dead also included Afghan security guards at the facilities, including the US Embassy, while 11 American contractors were wounded. The explosion, which Kabul residents compared to an quake, damaged several embassies in the area. According to Afghan sources, 90 civilians were killed and at least 400 were injured during this deadly terrorist attack by the use of a truck bomb.

by | June 03, 2017 | 01:07

He said: "They would obviously be for people looking for work, the vast majority will be for people coming out of our schools and our colleges and our universities, and we will not allow anyone to only recruit overseas for jobs here". YouGov in April called age the "new dividing line in British politics". The party has promised to honor last year's referendum result, but has left itself more room to backtrack and is more squeamish about the prospect of leaving the European Union without a ...

by | June 03, 2017 | 00:48

The reality, however, is that the boom in energy jobs has come in gas, wind and solar industries. Best of all, much of it is happening on the worldwide stage, independent of USA federal decisions. Hsu, who attended the 2016 UN Climate Change Conference in Marrakech, which took place the same week as the United States election, noted that climate change negotiators had then already sensed a subtle change in global leadership.

by | June 03, 2017 | 00:48

In addition to curbing emissions, the Paris Agreement promised aid to the developing world to boost clean energy companies. "We're getting out", Trump said at a ceremony in the White House Rose Garden under sunny skies on a warm June day.

by | June 03, 2017 | 01:16

Former FBI Director James Comey's upcoming testimony to Congress will be "very significant and very important to the entire investigation" into Russian meddling in last year's presidential election, former Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said Wednesday.

by | June 03, 2017 | 00:09

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn's prospects are rising ahead of upcoming elections in the United Kingdom, as his insurgent campaign rides a wave of progressive populism similar to the one created by Senator Bernie Sanders in the United States previous year.