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by | June 04, 2017 | 23:28

The President has consistently refused to honor his campaign promise to release his tax returns , breaking with a presidential tradition that had been honored consistently since Richard Nixon's presidency. Among other things, Johnston reported, Trump would have saved $31 million that year if the Alternative Minimum Tax had been abolished. In addition, the returns show no Russian investments in Trump's businesses or any investment by Trump or the entities he controls in Russian businesses, ...

by | June 04, 2017 | 23:51

Two weeks ago, the Manchester Arena was attacked by a suicide bomber. After that attack, Britain's official threat level from terrorism was raised to "critical", meaning an attack may be imminent. A taxi driver told the BBC that three men got out of the van with long knives and "went randomly along Borough High Street stabbing people". "It looked like he was aiming for groups of people", Mark Roberts, 53, a management consultant, told Reuters.

by | June 04, 2017 | 23:14

According to a probable cause affidavit, Woods said he was coming home from California and he did not know where he was. A police mugshot of Woods looking bleary-eyed and unshaven rapidly went viral, underscoring the fall from grace of the superstar athlete once renowned as a clean-living, corporate pitchman.

by | June 04, 2017 | 22:36

On Friday evening, police in Manchester arrested their 17th suspect in connection with the terror attack. Police in Manchester evacuated homes and businesses Friday on a street where there is a parked vehicle they believe is linked to suspected concert bomber Salman Abedi.

by | June 04, 2017 | 22:39

The insurgent group rarely claims responsibility for attacks that kill large numbers of civilians. The government earlier had said it would consider each deportation on a case-by-case basis following Wednesday's deadly attack in Kabul , which raised fresh questions about security in the country.

by | June 04, 2017 | 22:44

The army also said it had seized 22 villages and farms from IS near Maskaneh, the last major IS-held town in Aleppo province. Although Aleppo is divided between the Syrian regime and rebel fighters and has been a major battlefield in the country's more than six years of civil war, it has mostly escaped rule by ISIS, unlike Raqqa.

by | June 04, 2017 | 23:09

As he left Sicily, he sent a tweet saying he would make a decision on the Paris accord this week. While many authoritarian states are cheered by Trump's election and actions, since he is unlikely to press them on human rights and other sore points, traditional USA allies are enormously disheartened.

by | June 04, 2017 | 23:44

Three men then left the vehicle and rushed into the Borough Market, armed with knives, and launched a stabbing attack on passersby before being shot dead by police. "We will come together and, united, we will take on our enemies, she says". In addition, Islamist-inspired extremism must be deprived of "safe spaces" - both online and physical - that it needed to flourish, she said.

by | June 04, 2017 | 23:14

He then suggested that hackers from within the United States could also have been responsible, and used Russian Federation as a fall guy. "By some calculations it was convenient for them to release this information, so they released it, citing Russia ", Putin added.

by | June 04, 2017 | 23:27

Campaigning in West Yorkshire, the Prime Minister stopped short of repeating a promise by Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon that there would be no rise in income tax for high earners. The poll showed said May's lead had fallen sharply from a lead of 12 percentage points in the previous Survation/Mail on Sunday poll published on May 21.

by | June 04, 2017 | 23:55

The Manchester One Love concert was organized to raise funds for the victims of the Manchester terror attack which left 22 dead and 116 people injured. Ellison said armed police officers will be at the gates and inside the venue. 22 people were killed and 116 injured in the blast, including children, making it the deadliest attack on United Kingdom soil since the London 7/7 bombings in 2005.

by | June 04, 2017 | 22:19

A Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) airman died after falling from a helicopter during a flood rescue operation in Neluwa area in Galle. Modi also expressed condolences at the loss of lives and property and said that India stands with her Sri Lankan brothers and sisters in their hour of need.

by | June 04, 2017 | 22:13

She did not repeat those comments Thursday . This week, she told a California audience, "I take responsibility for every decision I made - but that's not why I lost (the presidential election)". " She blamed The New York Times for allegedly making her email scandal look like 'Pearl Harbor.' Clinton even blamed big liberal donors for not investing enough in grassroots organizations and for not buying up more media outlets".

by | June 04, 2017 | 23:44

Leaders and foreign ministries of some countries around the world on Sunday condemned the terrorist attacks in London , expressing condolences to the bereaved families, and pledging solidarity to fight terrorism. Witnesses and police officers described a white van roaring across London Bridge , jumping over the curb and plowing over shrieking pedestrians. The white van then continued to drive to Borough Market .

by | June 04, 2017 | 23:40

The attack, in which the assailants killed at least seven people and injured nearly 50 before they were shot dead by police, began with a van being driven at high speed into a crowd of pedestrians on London Bridge. "It is time to say, enough is enough", she said. A benefit concert for victims of that attack was scheduled for Sunday in Manchester. Several days later it was lowered again to "severe", meaning an attack is highly likely.

by | June 04, 2017 | 22:52

By Monday, they recovered 12 of 26 bodies believed buried by the toppled hill. Dhanushka Fernando said his house was under eight feet (2.5 metres) of water on Sunday. 'We are displaced and have no place to go, ' said Rathana Kumari, who fled her home with her family and took refuge on the Southern Expressway, a major highway linking the commercial capital of Colombo with the cities of Matara and Galle.

by | June 04, 2017 | 22:00

Putin joked that while it's still chilly and rainy in Russia , Trump and American imperialism could now be blamed for global warming. "Is this possible? Theoretically, yes". In the midst of a political battle. "By some calculations it was convenient for them to release this information, so they released it, citing Russia", Putin explained.

by | June 04, 2017 | 23:11

It said the blasts were believed to be controlled explosions carried out by police. A van filled with three armed men mowed down pedestrians on London Bridge , with all three attackers shot dead by police within minutes of the attack , Britain's third major terror incident in as many months.

by | June 04, 2017 | 22:17

In a video clip taken outside the restaurant, he said: 'It's my daughter's birthday. However, other reports refer to her as Jools Wiki. "This is my girlfriend, that's Jools", he said. And his third and final marriage was to actress Brooke Mueller , with whom he had twin boys, Bob and Max. Sheen , 51, is off the market and his new girlfriend is named Jools, no last name and no familiar spelling.

by | June 04, 2017 | 23:34

Constitution. Pence also tweeted , "Our thoughts & prayers are w/ the victims, courageous first responders & all the people of London ". She added: "Today, we are united beyond all borders in horror and sorrow, but also in determination".

by | June 04, 2017 | 23:05

He will also hold meetings with Belgium's King Philippe and Prime Minister Charles Michel. Thanking the pope for the documents, the president said , "Well, I'll be reading them". "That's good for world peace". Tillerson said climate change and migration issues came up in Trump's meeting with the cardinal secretary of state. "We can use peace", the President said, concurring with the symbolism.

by | June 04, 2017 | 22:11

The play resumed again after rain stopped in the Champions Trophy Group B match between arch rivals India and Pakistan here at Edgebaston on Sunday. "If we win our ranking will go up, but if they lose their ranking will fall". "We've got everything at our disposal tomorrow to allow Saf (Sarfraz) to pull the strings to make sure we can try to bowl India out, because that's got to be priority number one".

by | June 04, 2017 | 22:51

A total of 48 more were taken to hospital injured - including a British Transport Police officer and an off-duty Metropolitan police officer, who were both seriously hurt. On behalf of the people of London , and on behalf of the whole country, I want to thank and pay tribute to the professionalism and bravery of the police and the emergency services - and the courage of members of the public who defended themselves and others from the attackers.

by | June 04, 2017 | 22:24

The fresh killings are likely to further polarize a city that has been on edge since a truck bombing on Wednesday in Kabul's diplomatic quarter killed 90 people and wounded hundreds, in the deadliest attack on the Afghan capital since 2001.

by | June 04, 2017 | 23:00

The President offered his condolences for the brutal terror attacks on June 3 in central London . "The Conservative Party will not be campaigning nationally today". "There's several police boats with torchlights searching the Thames at the moment", she told BBC radio. She also said she had seen a man being arrested, but it was unclear what connection to the incident he had if any.

by | June 04, 2017 | 21:48

Reports earlier this week alleged that Trump lambasted Abbas during their meeting in Bethlehem because Abbas disappointed him regarding his involvement in anti-Israel incitement. Moving the U.S. embassy is "something the president supports, something he supported during the campaign, something he still supports", a senior White House official reportedly told CNN before Thursday's signing.

by | June 04, 2017 | 22:21

They out-shot the USA 26-7, forcing Klinsmann into seven saves, and even forcing match officials to use video assistant referee to waive off a 20th-minute goal by Sergio Cordova. "We got our second wind and we were all over them", Palmer-Brown said. Also, the hype train was gaining serious steam around 17-year-old striker Josh Sargent, the team's leading scorer with four goals in four games, and expectations were raised due to the performances of midfielders Tyler Adams, Brooks Lennon and ...

by | June 04, 2017 | 21:27

Frightened people were led up Southwark Street away from Southwark Bridge Road, and police officers were seen screaming to people and ordering them to run. In a statement denouncing the terrorist attack on Sunday, the Prime Minister said we [the people of Pakistan] stand in solidarity with the people and government of United Kingdom.

by | June 04, 2017 | 21:08

Foreign countries now have their embassies in the Israeli commercial capital Tel Aviv because they do not recognise Israel's unilateral claim of control over all of Jerusalem. But, after assuming power last January, Trump met with high-ranking Israeli and Palestinian officials in Washington and visited the region last week, saying he was committed to trying to reach a solution to the conflict.

by | June 04, 2017 | 22:11

Given the commander in chief's "history of changing his mind at the last minute about major decisions" it's hard to know for certain what he'll do, but, regardless, legal experts agree the case for invoking executive privilege would be weak anyway.

by | June 04, 2017 | 22:04

In recent years, in fact, it has worked to reduce greenhouse gas emissions . Brown said: "We need to collaborate". The withdrawal "puts us, as a nation, out of step with where the rest of the world is headed", Dyer said. "The nations that remain in the Paris agreement will be the nations that reap the benefits in jobs and industries created". "I know many of you share my disappointment with the White House's decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris climate agreement ".

by | June 04, 2017 | 22:36

Missile Defense Agency on Tuesday. "This system is vitally important to the defense of our homeland, and this test demonstrates that we have a capable, credible deterrent against a very real threat ". Laura Grego , Senior Scientist at the Global Security Program of the Union of Concerned Scientists, told NK News . Early last month, it test-fired what appeared to be its longest- range ballistic missile yet tested in a bid to bring the U.S.

by | June 04, 2017 | 21:00

And while he has been associated with the Republican and Democrat parties, he now considers himself to be an Independent. "Americans don't need Washington to meet our Paris commitment and Americans are not going to let Washington stand in the way of fulfilling it".

by | June 04, 2017 | 22:20

Unconfirmed reports suggest that 20 of those dead were patrons and 13 were members of the staff. In this image made from security video released by Manila Police and Resorts World Manila on Saturday, June 3, 2017, a gunman walks up a flight of stairs in the Resorts World Manila entertainment and gambling complex in suburban Pasay city, southeast of Manila , Philippines on Friday, June 2, 2017.

by | June 04, 2017 | 20:56

A photo on the magazine's website shows a grinning Honnold wearing just a pair of black trousers after reaching the summit. Honnold, who trains at a climbing gym in Sacramento when he's not out conquering the world, told National Geographic that he began thinking about taking on El Capitan "years ago", and at first felt it might be too risky.