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by | June 05, 2017 | 00:58

May indicated to the American president that "the United Kingdom remained committed to the Paris agreement , as she set out recently at the G7". Countries will meet next year for the first time since the pact was signed to review the overall impact of their efforts on the 2 C target.

by | June 05, 2017 | 01:37

Tuesday, they received a report that there was an armed man at the airport. Authorities said earlier that no shots had been fired. Orlando International Airport first released information of the incident at 8:21 p.m. This video from a passenger shows police officers taking cover inside the airport. A crisis negotiator spent almost 3 hours talking to the man, identified as 26 year old Michael Wayne Pettigrew, before he surrendered to police without incident.

by | June 05, 2017 | 01:14

A British Transport Police officer and an off-duty Met Police official were among those seriously hurt, according to the Met Police statement, but are expected to survive. and then I froze and I didn't know what to do". Bartender Alex Martinez said he hid in a garbage bin for a half hour when a man stormed the restaurant where he worked, which was almost full.

by | June 05, 2017 | 00:56

Mattis used his speech on Saturday at the Shangri-La Dialogue, an annual security forum in Singapore , to affirm USA alliances that he said had helped keep the peace for decades in Asia. Mattis said that North Korea poses an "urgent military threat". The analyst highlights the timing of Pyongyang's latest missile tests, saying those launches coincided with the joint military drills between the US and South Korea.

by | June 05, 2017 | 00:32

She said there must be greater regulation of the internet and that existing online "safe spaces" that allow terrorism to "breed" must be eradicated. "It is an ideology that claims our Western values and freedom, democracy and human rights are incompatible with the religion of Islam".

by | June 05, 2017 | 01:00

Home Secretary Amber Rudd said Sunday that the level would remain at severe because police believe there are no perpetrators still on the loose. Another witness, Brad Myers, said heard a "boom" behind him, which he thinks was the sound of a auto hitting the guardrails or other vehicles.

by | June 04, 2017 | 23:39

Trump responded quickly to Saturday night's terror attack in London with a Twitter message arguing for USA courts to reinstate his executive order on travel to the people from six predominantly Muslim countries. Meanwhile, Sen. Susan Collins said that Mr. Trump was correct in saying the USA needs to do a better job of vetting those coming into Europe and the United States from war-torn countries, but echoed Warner's sentiments on the ban, saying that the very broad ban that Mr.

by | June 05, 2017 | 01:18

And then afterwards I was told, 'You know, there was an American gentleman, he was involved in some things. "That's the extent of my acquaintance with Mr. USA intelligence officials have said Russian Federation tried to interfere in the United States election by hacking the Democratic Party, in order to help Donald Trump - a charge the Kremlin has repeatedly denied.

by | June 05, 2017 | 00:45

Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police Cressida Dick confirmed that seven victims have died and says police are working to identify the attackers. "We're monitoring the situation in London and we're in touch with British authorities", New York Police Department spokesman J.

by | June 04, 2017 | 23:39

The 38-year-old leader became the first openly gay Cabinet minister in Ireland after coming out in 2015. The country was debating allowing same-sex marriage at the time, and Varadkar is regarded as playing a significant role in the success of the eventual "yes" campaign.

by | June 05, 2017 | 00:55

Abandoning the pact was one of Trump's principal campaign pledges. Trump will announce his decision on the involvement of the the accord on Thursday. He pointed out the seriousness of climate change and said its effects were risky and they were accelerating. That means the USA would remain in the agreement, at least formally, for another three-and-a-half years, ensuring the issue remains alive in the next presidential election.

by | June 05, 2017 | 01:02

In response, she will chair a meeting of the government's Cobra emergency committee on Sunday. London's Metropolitan Police said on Sunday that 12 arrests had been made in the wake of last night's attack at London Bridge , which was deemed an act of terrorism .

by | June 05, 2017 | 00:24

The world may never know what President Donald Trump was thinking when he tweeted "covfefe," but the White House is claiming that his intended audience got the message loud and clear. Many people online called for Griffin to be jailed. "Whenever you see the words "sources say" in the fake news media, and they don't mention names".

by | June 05, 2017 | 00:07

The team will then return to its Santiago Bernabeu stadium for more festivities that should last well into the night. With victory over Juventus in the Champions League final on Saturday, Real Madrid won its record 12th title, and third in four years, to firmly establish itself as the dominant force in European soccer after years of supremacy by Spanish rival Barcelona.

by | June 04, 2017 | 23:54

EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt, also on Sunday's " Meet The Press ", was one of the members of the administration to push President Trump to exit the agreement, and firmly defended the president's decision Sunday morning, including repeating his assertion that other nations around the world applauded the USA previously signing on because "it put us at an economic disadvantage".

by | June 05, 2017 | 00:49

Macron shared the clip of the handshake on his Twitter page. "We need to show that we won't make small concessions, even symbolic ones, while not overhyping things either". When Capehart met with Araud again after the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit, he asked the ambassador whether Macron had been warned. I was among the journalists, politicians, philanthropists and think tankers who gathered at the Kalorama neighborhood manse to participate in a conversation co-hosted by the ...

by | June 05, 2017 | 00:03

The incident on May 16 was not the first time security breaches took place during a Turkish leader's visit to the country. John McCain , the Republican chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, called for the Turkish ambassador to be kicked out of the U.S.

by | June 05, 2017 | 00:28

And it was further inflamed Tuesday at 6:40 a.m. Washington time when Trump fired a white-hot shot straight at Berlin's glass-and-concrete chancellery. He calls into question by the way of his behavior, by what he is saying, by what he is not saying, the foundation of this alliance, and you have to give an answer to that.

by | June 05, 2017 | 00:27

The electric power industry's transition away from coal has created hundreds of thousands of jobs in renewables, making solar companies the largest employer, with twice as many workers as coal, according to the U.S. "Trump made a series of inaccurate and misleading statements about the Green Climate Fund", said Karen Orenstein, of Friends of the Earth in the United States.

by | June 05, 2017 | 00:45

During 2 hours of wide-ranging talks with Macron at the presidential Elysee Palace, Modi invited the French president to visit India . "We are both convinced that our countries have to do a lot for the ecological and environmental transition and the fight against global warming", Mr Macron said, adding that France would go above and beyond its Paris agreement commitments.

by | June 05, 2017 | 00:34

The Bangladesh government had issued a warning on Monday to those living in coastal areas to evacuate as the cyclone was expected to intensify. The officials said about two hundred thousand people were evacuated to shelters. Bangladesh is frequently hit by deadly storms between April and December. Last year Cyclone Roanu hit coastal Bangladesh, leaving at least twenty four people dead.

by | June 05, 2017 | 00:08

After avoiding a TV debate with other leaders earlier this week, the Conservative prime minister joined her main opponent, Labour's Jeremy Corbyn , in taking questions in front of a studio audience - but consecutively, rather than side by side.

by | June 04, 2017 | 23:20

The launch of the short-range projectile, which fell provocatively close to Japan , was the North's 12th ballistic missile test this year - in defiance of United Nations sanctions warnings and USA threats of possible military action. SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - North Korea's latest missile test may have less to do with perfecting its weapons technology than with showing US and South Korean forces in the region that it can strike them at will.

by | June 04, 2017 | 23:58

I made my speech. When the Senate intelligence committee in May demanded that Flynn provide a list of any contacts with Russian officials during the presidential campaign and transition, Flynn invoked his constitutional right against self- incrimination and refused.

by | June 04, 2017 | 23:46

Airwars, a London-based group of researchers and journalists who track civilian deaths in Iraq and Syria , reported 3,817 civilian deaths as a result of the coalition forces. Almost 800,000 civilians have fled northern Iraq's Mosul city since the start of the military operation in February while an estimated 180,000 others remain in Daesh-controlled areas, according to United Nations figures on Tuesday.

by | June 05, 2017 | 00:48

Godbolt was treated at the scene for a gunshot would before being taken University of Mississippi MEdical Center in Jackson. Associated Press writers Russ Bynum in Savannah, Georgia, and Jeff Amy in Metairie, Louisiana, contributed to this report.

by | June 04, 2017 | 23:19

The stabbers were wearing fake explosive vests , police said. May, who is running for another term in this week's general election, said the nation needs to step up its fight against radical ideologies in response, asserting that there is "far too much tolerance for extremism in our country".

by | June 04, 2017 | 23:39

Police officers pursued and shot dead three attackers within eight minutes of the first emergency call , London police said . Medics treated the injured near the market as shocked people cried and shouted around them. Police later said Masood had no links to extremist groups such as ISIS or al-Qaeda. Soon after, reports started coming in of stabbings at Borough Market , a nearby area full of bars and restaurants surrounding a popular food market.

by | June 04, 2017 | 22:57

It was a similar story in Israel, where Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warmly greeted Trump and the president reciprocated with emotional appearances at the Western Wall and Holocaust museum and suggested that there was an opening for peace with the Palestinians.

by | June 04, 2017 | 22:49

White House communications director Michael Dubke announced his resignation this week and, amid reports of an imminent shake up, there has been much speculation about Spicer's future as press secretary. If this was the first example of questionable contact between Trump's associates and the Russians, or if this was some minor functionary and not the husband of Trump's daughter, Ivanka, the concerns raised so far might not loom so large.

by | June 05, 2017 | 00:05

Florida Police on Wednesday night released a video of Tiger Woods' DUI arrest . The footage revealed that the golfer was asked a series of questions and requested to perform a number of simple tasks. When asked to raise his right hand, he started to raise his left hand when the officer corrected him. "When athletes and celebrities who serve as role models, like Tiger Woods , allegedly make the decision to drive impaired, it sends a unsafe and deadly message", a MADD spokesperson told ...

by | June 04, 2017 | 22:56

Leonardo DiCaprio, Oscar-winning actor and environmental crusader , is not here for President Trump's position on climate change. Jerry Brown of California, Jay Inslee of Washington state and Andrew Cuomo of NY have formed the U.S. Trump announced during a speech at the White House Rose Garden that he had made a decision to pull out of the landmark climate deal, in part because it would not reduce global temperatures fast enough to have a significant impact.

by | June 04, 2017 | 22:44

Grande, who will headline a benefit concert in Manchester later Sunday alongside stars including Pharrell Williams and Justin Bieber, tweeted that she was "Praying for London ". Metropolitan Police commissioner Cressida Dick condemned the atrocity as "appalling" and "ghastly", as the force announced it had arrested 12 people during a raid on flats in Barking, east London .

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.