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by | June 10, 2017 | 20:57

Bloomberg's pledge aims to fill a significant funding gap that comes as a result of President Trump's announced withdrawal from the Paris agreement. The city now plans to transition to 100 per cent renewable energy, including wind and solar, by 2035. It makes no sense to pay extra to poison our environment - or to kill jobs .

by | June 10, 2017 | 20:40

During the joint White House news conference with Romanian President Klaus Iohannis , Trump at times paused and teased reporters who had their hands up to pose a question . Former Director of Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) James Comey said Thursday that he was confused over the circumstances under which he was sacked.

by | June 10, 2017 | 21:16

The Metropolitan Police said two men, aged 34 and 37, were arrested in the neighbourhood of Newham and a third, aged 22, was detained in nearby Waltham Forest, Efenews reported . Corriere wrote that Zaghba was stopped at Bologna airport in 2016 when he was trying to fly to Syria via Turkey, and that Italian authorities had tipped off Britain about his movements.

by | June 10, 2017 | 20:54

The head of the US military's missile defense program, Vice Adm. James Syring said before Congress Wednesday that the technological advances demonstrated by North Korea in its ballistic missile program in the past six months had caused him "great concern".

by | June 10, 2017 | 19:56

Trump had reportedly pressured Comey earlier in the year to drop the investigation into Michael Flynn, Trump's former national security advisor, who was sacked after lying about the nature of his conversations with a Russian ambassador. Impeachment takes time but we need to start the process now. It simply means that the House of Representatives will bring charges against the President.

by | June 10, 2017 | 20:07

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Threatened as it is, the Earth's climate will survive longer than Donald Trump 's presidency, Germany's environment minister said Friday. Harrison, a political science professor, also expressed doubt around the president's commitment to reviving the coal industry. North Korea previously issued a "declaration of war" against deforestation, and the country reportedly embraces renewable energy.

by | June 10, 2017 | 20:06

The second quarter featured more of the same as Cleveland set a Finals record with 86 first-half points, shooting 61 percent from the field. The Cavaliers needed a record first-quarter effort to halt the Warriors 137-116 in Cleveland on Friday.

by | June 10, 2017 | 19:05

Rogers and Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats refused to answer multiple questions Wednesday from senators on the intelligence committee about conversations with Trump regarding the ongoing Russian investigation. Comey associates say that before the director was sacked in May, the president had asked him to drop the investigation into Flynn, and Comey refused.

by | June 10, 2017 | 20:07

When the senator asked McCabe whether Comey told him the president had asked for his loyalty, McCabe did not deny it; he simply refused to answer. But Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats and National Security Agency Director Michael Rogers told the Senate Intelligence Committee they would not discuss details of their White House meetings with Trump in recent months.

by | June 10, 2017 | 19:51

On Wednesday morning, terrorists launched simultaneous attacks on Iran's parliament building in downtown Tehran and on the mausoleum of the late founder of the Islamic Republic Imam Khomeini. Two Sunni militant groups, Jaish al-Adl and Jundallah, have been waging an insurgency in Iran, mostly in remote areas, for nearly a decade. Larijani also criticized a Wednesday decision by the US Senate to move forward on a new set of sanctions against Iran, including its elite Revolutionary Guards, a ...

by | June 10, 2017 | 19:46

Though Coats refused to say whether Trump asked him about the Russian Federation probe or mentioned Comey, he and National Security Agency Director Adm. Rogers says he will not publicly discuss private conversations he had with the president. Coats also responded to one question about the reports by saying he would answer questions during a closed hearing.

by | June 10, 2017 | 19:04

Before Senate investigators probe former FBI Director James Comey , they will press four intelligence officials Wednesday in a hearing that on any other week would be the biggest event on Capitol Hill. "The question is why are you not answering the question?" The Republican chairman off the Senate intelligence committee, Sen. During our one-on-one meeting at Trump Tower, based on President-Elect Trump's reaction to the briefing and without him directly asking the question, I offered ...

by | June 10, 2017 | 18:57

Theresa May , U.K. prime minister and leader of the Conservative . Dogus sharply closed the gap on the sitting member of parliament from Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservatives in the Cities of London and Westminster constituency - home to Buckingham Palace, the Houses of Parliament and the British capital's financial centre.

by | June 10, 2017 | 18:23

Draymond Green is not too happy with Cleveland Cavaliers fans and it has nothing to do with them booing or heckling him. Callahan: "We found out at the same time when we called the first technical foul (6:18, 3rd) on Draymond Green". Friday's game had seven technical fouls and several reviews that resulted in a game that took over three hours to complete. "I don't pay much attention to anybody in Cleveland".

by | June 10, 2017 | 18:21

Ali Eithier, who worked as a counselor at a summer camp where Carter volunteered, told the court she was surprised at the intimate details about Roy's death that Carter revealed in a text messages to her. Other text messages from Carter to the women, all of whom were teenagers around the same age as Carter back in 2014, appeared to corroborate the prosecution's claim that Carter was on the phone with Roy as he sat in his pickup truck that was filling with the deadly gas.

by | June 10, 2017 | 18:10

Death to enemies of America. "Leave this country if you hate our freedoms" while sitting in court . On Wednesday, Mangum met Fletcher at his house, where he's been recuperating, and gave him a t-shirt that reads , "I love you and you are my hero".

by | June 10, 2017 | 18:09

Trump and Iohannis' press conference comes hours after the U.S. President broke his silence on Twitter following the explosive testimony by fired FBI Director James Comey , declaring "total and complete vindication". These complaints, along with Trump's prior unwillingness to comment on Article 5, have alienated allied leaders such as German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who has called for greater independence from the U.S.in developing Europe's defense.

by | June 10, 2017 | 17:42

Tyler Chatwood pitched four-hit ball over six innings, DJ LeMahieu hit a three-run homer, and the Colorado Rockies beat the Chicago Cubs 4-1 for their season-high fifth straight win on Thursday. One day after making six security demands of the Cubs, the mayor said he has summoned Cubs officials to a meeting to discuss improvements that include widening the sidewalks along Addison along the ballpark between Sheffield and Clark by "up to four feet to facilitate the installation of ...

by | June 10, 2017 | 17:53

Later in the day, Comey's opening statement for his Thursday appearance before the committee was released, dominating news coverage. Trump has not detailed the source of the $200 billion or the breakdown in spending. Trump praised the House for passing the American Health Care Act, and called on the Senate, which is now working on its own version of the bill, "to act and save Americans from a catastrophic event".

by | June 10, 2017 | 17:16

In the 136 days, 20hours, 11 minutes and 40 seconds that Donald Trump has been President of the United States, he wants you to do something for him; take his tweets literally and very seriously. When the president speaks, it is the word of the White House. Marco Rubio's presidential bid, said of the president. Fifty-seven percent of voters said it hurts his presidency, 53 percent said it hurts the U.S.' standing in the world and 51 percent said it hurts national security interests.

by | June 10, 2017 | 16:27

The workplace shooting comes just days after an Orlando, Fla., man shot and killed several of his former co-workers. It happened after the store closed for the night. State Police identified the victims of the early morning shooting at the Weis Supermarket as Terry Lee Sterling , 63, of Shady Lane Park , South Montrose; Victoria Todd Brong , 26, of Avery Station Road, Factoryville and Brian Hayes , 47, of Springville.

by | June 10, 2017 | 16:24

The request comes the day after Comey's momentous testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee, and after Trump in a Rose Garden news conference dodged questions about the existence of any White House tapes of his conversations with Comey.

by | June 10, 2017 | 17:12

It's an inside look into the president's mind, one that is often a disturbing accounting of what he considers important. The lawyers from Columbia University's Knight First Amendment Institute said that the action of the President violates the First Amendment to the US Constitution which allows the public to participate in a conversation with POTUS.

by | June 10, 2017 | 16:07

Trump: I didn't say that. "Now I did not obey that but that is the way I took it", Comey testified. Trump's team has been quick to push back, and a main thrust of their strategy is to discredit Comey, painting him as disgruntled and untrustworthy.

by | June 10, 2017 | 16:55

Top lawyers with at least four major law firms rebuffed White House overtures to represent President Trump in the Russian Federation investigations, in part over concerns that the president would be unwilling to listen to their advice, according to five sources familiar with discussions about the matter.

by | June 10, 2017 | 15:57

President Trump will be announcing his decision on the Paris climate agreement today. Nikki Haley also tells CNN's " State of the Union " in an interview that Trump "knows that it's changing ". On the campaign trail and as a private citizen, Trump repeatedly called climate change a hoax and said that other countries had invented the science supporting climate change in order to disadvantage the United States economically.

by | June 10, 2017 | 16:13

Trump's anger is allegedly such that he has repeatedly lambasted the Attorney General in private, prompting Sessions to offer his resignation . Over the weekend, Trump tweeted after the recent London terrorist act, criticizing a statement by the London Mayor.

by | June 10, 2017 | 16:14

Senator James Lankford had noted that the former official "made a comment earlier about the...previous attorney general asking you about the investigation on the Clinton e-mails - saying that you had been asked not to call it an investigation anymore, but to call it a "matter.' And you said that 'confused" you".

by | June 10, 2017 | 15:18

Oh this is get this and that the brewers win this for five that's what I saw just as objectively. Cleveland was more aggressive and more physical to start this game, but the biggest difference was just that their looks were going in - particularly from role players.

by | June 10, 2017 | 15:51

President Donald Trump says fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey's testimony Thursday proved there was "no collusion, no obstruction" and that " he's a leaker ". "I was honestly concerned he might lie about the nature of our meeting", Comey said. In an effort to show progress on agenda items despite the cloud of the Russian Federation investigations, House Republicans touted the passage Thursday of a bill aimed at tearing down parts of the financial reform bill.

by | June 10, 2017 | 14:47

Two top USA intelligence officials on Wednesday testified that they had never been " pressured " to intervene in any investigation, disputing reports that President Trump had asked them to back off a probe into Russian Federation meddling in the election and any collusion by the Trump campaign.

by | June 10, 2017 | 15:17

Sterling saw its biggest daily fall since January before recovering some ground on Friday after exit polls and election results unexpectedly pointed to Prime Minister Theresa May losing her parliamentary majority in Britain's election. "The DUP [will be] using every ounce of leverage that they have to get the Westminster government to do things they want to do, in terms of the border", Bond said, pointing out that it is unclear from the DUP's manifesto exactly what type of border it wants ...

by | June 10, 2017 | 14:46

Gerardo Hernandez, Mili's father, told the station that the situation made Mili cry. A family from Nebraska is outraged over how their 8-year-old daughter was treated at a soccer tournament. On Tuesday the organizers released a statement to WOWT 6 claiming that a typo on the roster led to the team's disqualification. "She has a big future ahead of her", said Farivari.

by | June 10, 2017 | 13:41

The underlying question here, put out in a newspaper report , as often happens before someone testifies before Congress, was a suggestion that President Trump himself had asked Dan Coats to help intervene, in some way, with the FBI and get this Russian Federation investigation changed or derailed or whatever the word would be.

by | June 10, 2017 | 13:16

Hawaii Governor David Ige signed a bill on Tuesday requiring state officials to plan a response to climate change that aligns the state with the standards and goals of the Paris pact, according to Scott Glenn, an environmental adviser to the governor.