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by | June 04, 2017 | 10:30

PARIS World leaders reacted with anger and defiance after President Donald Trump announced that the United States , the world's second biggest carbon emitter, was quitting the 2015 Paris climate agreement . Trump ran on getting the USA out of the deal, he won, and he is doing what he said he would do. She notes, "States, cities and many companies in the United States realize that sensible climate policy is, well, sensible".

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:17

It's like anti-Semitism. 'The Jews are to blame.At the Friday forum moderated by Kelly, Putin compared the United States of America blaming Russian Federation for the hacks to "blaming the Jews". "Now we should come out of good terrorism, bad terrorism (debate);It is an issue of humankind". We ought to understand what is happening and where it will lead us.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:08

In March, a knife-wielding man went on a deadly rampage in the heart of Britain's seat of power, plowing a vehicle into pedestrians on London's Westminster Bridge before stabbing a police officer to death inside the gates of Parliament. BBC radio said witnesses saw people throwing tables and chairs at the perpetrators of the attack to protect themselves. But these last two to three months, we had two confirmed terrorist attacks, 22 people dying up in Manchester at the concert.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:43

We wish a full and quick recovery to those injured in the attacks. Witnesses have reported seeing injured people on the ground on the bridge. Metropolitan police tweeted at 11:44pm tonight that officers were on the scene. Armed police rushed to the popular Borough Market after a vehicle mounted the pavement on the popular bridge. Husband and wife Ben and Natalie told BBC Radio 5 Live they were outside Borough Market , coming up the entrance of the underground when they saw the ...

by | June 04, 2017 | 08:51

A white B&Q Transit van was seen veering on both sides of the road before hitting crowds on London Bridge. The Metropolitan Police tweeted that it was the third incident after they had responded to reports of a vehicle running in to pedestrians on London Bridge and a stabbing in nearby Borough Market .

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:08

The guidelines say the videos should contain elements on how to " prevent, control and get help ". The health ministry's website promises ominously that the submissions will be judged on orginality and creativity. Malaysia enforces strict laws on homosexual activity, with sentences ranging from prison to corporal punishment. Malaysia's Deputy Director-General of Health Lokman Hakim Sulaiman said in a statement the contest was "never meant to discriminate any specific group" and that it ...

by | June 04, 2017 | 10:21

Jamie added: "We ran into the restaurant into the kitchen, where there was a bunch of other people and a guy had been stabbed and he was cut and he was bleeding quite a lot". Several witnesses had said it appeared that the attackers had escaped after knocking over the pedestrians. "He swerved right around me and then hit about five or six people".

by | June 04, 2017 | 08:46

The men were wearing what appeared to be canisters attached to their bodies. Three assailants stabbed people at random after smashing into pedestrians in a van Saturday, killing six in a "terrorist" attack in central London before armed officers shot all three dead.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:46

President Donald Trump reportedly asked two top United States intelligence officials to deny allegations of collusion with Russian Federation to FBI investigators, The Washington Post reported Monday. "Is that an accurate reporting , Director Coats?" "But no president gets to jail journalists", Bruce Brown, executive director of the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press, said in a statement .

by | June 04, 2017 | 08:31

Their bodies were found lying in a street close to the front line with Iraqi armed forces, a Reuters TV crew reports. Over 150 civilians including 70 women and children were evacuated from IS-held Zanjili district by the Iraqi forces, he added.

by | June 04, 2017 | 08:24

ISIS has stepped up the use of suicide bombers in the ongoing fight for west Mosul , sending them in waves against the Iraqi Security Forces fighting in the city's tight streets. The Old City is also still controlled by ISIS, and authorities hope to close in on that neighborhood with their new offensive, police said. Fighting, especially in the city's west, has been ferocious, leaving Iraqi forces with thousands of casualties.

by | June 04, 2017 | 08:36

Mr Trump, his wife Melania and son Donald Jr, have publicly criticised the video. To which, the "Let It Go" hit-maker responded by tweeting, "Only a "douche" to people I can't stand". The Community Art Theatre in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, posted on its website that the show had been dropped "due to the recent controversy surrounding Kathy Griffin and the concern for the safety and security of our patrons and staff".

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:12

But YouGov acknowledged that models could not produce estimates as accurate as a full-scale poll in each constituency. In contrast, bond yields and the FTSE 100 are showing no signs of election jitters, the FTSE 100 is expected to open higher and United Kingdom 10-year bond yields are higher, reversing some of the losses from earlier this week.

by | June 04, 2017 | 08:21

With particular scorn, Putin scoffed at the US focus on the Russian ambassador's contacts with members of Trump's team, saying that the envoy was merely doing his job. "Pressure on the ecosystem is increasing, and as a result of human action and as a result of natural processes, these questions require deep study, research and analysis", Putin said.

by | June 04, 2017 | 08:29

There were widespread warnings that Britain risked becoming a one-party state and that Labour , a historic left-wing party in Europe, could be wiped out. He played up her refusal to join a statement by the leaders of Germany, France and Italy criticizing Trump's actions, calling it a "dereliction of duty to our country and our planet".

by | June 04, 2017 | 08:02

Police are responding to three incidents in the capital, amid reports a vehicle collided with pedestrians on London Bridge , Scotland Yard said. But these last two to three months, we had two confirmed terrorist attacks, 22 people dying up in Manchester at the concert.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:48

The Tral operation was a coordinated effort of the Rashtriya Rifles (RR), the JKP, Special Operation Group (SOG) and the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF). Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) Chief Yasin Malik visited Bhat's native village of Rutsana and met the militant's mother to express condolences.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:33

Surprisingly, not everybody is on board with Trump's decision to leave the Paris climate control accords . Closer to the US, Enqrique Peña Nieto, the President of Mexico stated, "Mexico maintains its support and commitment to the Paris agreement to stop the effects of global climate change".

by | June 04, 2017 | 08:32

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump is not getting criticism for his climate stance from at least one world leader: Russian President Vladimir Putin . "It reminds me of anti-Semitism", Putin said, his voice rising. "A dumb man who can't do anything would blame the Jews for everything". Kelly's interview with Putin came as the House and Senate intelligence committees are investigating alleged Russian interference in the presidential election and preparing to question top Trump ...

by | June 04, 2017 | 07:59

The officers returned fire and hit the man. The victim was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in serious condition after being shot multiple times in his torso. Fire officials said the man was in his 20s. They will be placed on administrative leave for 30 days. Another 27-year-old man was shot in the buttocks in Brighton Park.

by | June 04, 2017 | 08:27

Police also said they were responding to another incident in the Vauxhall area, over a mile away. The third is in Vauxhall, over a mile away from the bridge. One was wearing some sort of canisters around his waist. The men went down the street, so Applebee and a colleague pulled down the shutters. They went to the staff room upstairs where they heard more gunshots.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:20

At 11:44 p.m., Metropolitan Police tweeted that officers were also responding to reports of an "incident" in the Vauxhall area, about 2.5 miles southwest of Borough Market, also on the south side of the Thames. We don't yet know the full details, but this was a deliberate and cowardly attack on innocent Londoners and visitors to our city enjoying their Saturday night.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:21

Modi closed his European tour meeting with Macron on Saturday by reaffirming his country's commitment to the Paris climate change agreement that Trump conversationally pulled out from a few days prior. The two leaders voiced concern over the growing threat of terrorism worldwide. "World needs to unite to defeat the menace of terrorism", Modi said.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:17

In the early hours of Wednesday morning, a Pennsylvania physician was arrested at the Trump International Hotel in Washington , D.C. after police found a Bushmaster assault-style rifle and Glock 23 pistol in his vehicle, The Washington Post reported.

by | June 04, 2017 | 07:52

Nunes later alleged that Trump transition team members' identities may have been improperly disclosed after appearing on other intelligence reports of foreign surveillance he had been made aware of during a visit to White House grounds, though he stressed at the time that those intelligence reports were not related to Russian Federation.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:28

The move was denounced by leaders around the world including Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and France's president Emmanuel Macron . May's office would not say whether she had been asked to sign it. Known as "the steel city" Pittsburgh has 300 steel-related businesses. The Dominican Sisters of Peace, whose 484 members and 600 Associates serve in 24 states, Nigeria and Peru, are committed to reducing the impact of global climate change.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:00

The meeting comes in the wake of the Group of Seven's summit over the weekend where relations with Russian Federation were part of the agenda, making Macron the first Western leader to speak to Putin after the talks. "Presidents come and go, but policies don't change". The two leaders met on Monday at the Palace of Versailles . But Macron said France would show "no weakness" if chemical weapons were used, and would immediately respond.

by | June 04, 2017 | 08:41

According to an affidavit, a Mears transportation employee said a man, later identified as Michael Wayne Pettigrew of Orlando , came up to her shortly before 7:30 p.m.to say he had a gun. He told Channel 9 that he was grateful they were behind schedule. Orlando police department says no arrest has been made in connection with report of gunman at Orlando International Airport.

by | June 04, 2017 | 08:02

Mr Corbyn was challenged about his approach to Brexit and said the United Kingdom would not "necessarily" be poorer as a result of leaving the European Union . "I'm afraid there is a lesson here about Jeremy Corbyn's psychology and his politics and his naivety, with which he approaches not just the logic of the nuclear deterrent but also the Brexit negotiations".

by | June 04, 2017 | 08:04

Carbon dioxide is not a toxic gas. Part of the uncertainty stems from how the climate system will respond to humanity's greenhouse gas emissions . Most environmental experts were not surprised to earn that Donald Trump was going to pull the United States out of the Paris Accord on climate change.

by | June 04, 2017 | 07:56

They face a Sri Lanka side struggling for confidence after warm-up defeats to Australia, New Zealand and Scotland, and they are likely to be without skipper Angelo Matthews at The Oval . Tharanga also added that skipper Angelo Mathews , who almost missed out on returning to full fitness for the game against South Africa , will most likely be available for the next match against the defending champions.

by | June 04, 2017 | 07:24

Due to the tragedy, Lorenzana said the government might suspend air strikes and "let ground troops do their thing". The target of the ongoing military clearing operations is to flush out the remaining 30 to 40 militants of Maute group who are believed to be in the city.

by | June 04, 2017 | 08:09

The pair were influential throughout, but at 1-1 took over the game in the second half to wrestle away a fantastic football match that was on a knife-edge. "I prepared myself for this, you win the biggest prizes because of what you do at the end of the season", he said. The finish may not as been as good as the one at Hampden Park but the buildup was certainly better , Leonardo Bonucci spotting Alex Sandro behind Isco on the left.

by | June 04, 2017 | 08:35

It marked yet more disappointment on the biggest stage in European club football for veteran Buffon, who also lost the 2003 and 2015 deciders to AC Milan and Barcelona respectively. "It was a good decision by me and by the coach, and I'm very happy with how it turned out", Ronaldo said. With a fair amount of luck in crucial encounters and playing the entire season with great composure, Real Madrid look unbeatable at the top.

by | June 04, 2017 | 07:20

British Prime Minister Theresa May said the "terrible incident in London" was being treated as a potential act of terrorism. The force said armed officers were sent to the scenes and shots were fired. A witness told Reuters that she saw people who may have had their throats cut. "Then we hid under the table and people came into the restaurant and knocked a bunch of stuff over, like the till".