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CCEEB President Secundy Issues Statement on White House Paris Climate Agreement Announcement

The letter is signed "Your Nordic Friends" and urges Trump "to show global leadership - and to make the right decision". "As a global company with customers...


Comey set to testify June 8 on Russia

Shifting from his previous blanket denials, President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia said on Thursday that "patriotically minded" private Russian hackers cou...


Elon Musk Quits Trump's Presidential Councils Over Paris Accord Exit

The White House has told allies the 2015 deal was signed by President Barack Obama out of "desperation". US President Trump announces decision to withdr...


Premier unveils housing affordability fixes

Ms Berejiklian estimated the concessions, which also include the abolishment of stamp duty on lenders' mortgage insurance would cost the state about $1.2 bi...


Man charged with endangering aircraft after threatening to detonate bomb

A passenger sitting in business class, who identified himself as Andy, told Melbourne commercial radio station 3AW the man threatened to "blow the plane u...


Trump to announce decision on Paris climate agreement

The White House signaled that Trump was likely to decide on exiting the global pact - fulfilling one of his principal campaign pledges - though top aides were d...


Musk, Iger to quit Trump councils after Paris decision

Possibly. But on climate change , what was already a daunting task has just become even harder, and the world, nearly overnight, is a poorer place. "Leaving Pa...


Spicer says Trump, Merkel 'get along very well'

Spicer pointed to tweets from reporters at the BBC and Politico from over the weekend claiming that Trump wasn't following the translation of a North Atlantic...


Jim Comey Set to Testify Before Senate Intelligence Committee on June 8

He will speak at both an open session and behind closed doors, which would allow him to discuss classified information, the committee said. Watch live in the pl...


Dispute erupts over US House panel subpoenas for CIA, FBI

The CIA declined to comment on the subpoenas and the Federal Bureau of Investigation and NSA did not immediate respond to requests for comment. And whatever i...


Trump expected to withdraw from Paris climate deal, reports say

On Twitter the president said: "I will be announcing my decision on the Paris Accord over the next few days". The US committed to reducing carbon emissions by...


Comey to testify to US Senate intelligence panel on June 8

Comey is also expected to address his private conversations with Trump, where the president reportedly asked him to kill his investigation into former nationa...


Philippine police say robbery may be motive

The gunman parked his auto at the second floor of the building, started firing in the air and burned some tables before entering the storage room. "The lone g...


Two missing after deadly blast at Wisconsin milling plant

Almost a dozen other employees were taken to area hospitals. Riley Didion, president of Didion Milling , told reporters that it was too early to know the cau...


President meets with EPA chief on Paris climate pact

Trump has several options, climate experts said . However, others on Trump's team are pushing him to withdraw, something he promised to do as a candidate. Ever...


Hassan Rouhani wins second term as Iran president

His defeat leaves the conservatives without an obvious flag bearer. While his reelection will help safeguard the pivotal 2015 nuclear agreement curtailing Ira...


German Ambassador: 'No, No, No' Feud Between Trump, Merkel

The German leader reiterated the main thrust of her remarks on Tuesday, saying the "current situation" gives Europe more reasons " to take our destiny int...


Trump pulls USA out of climate accord

In New York, Cuomo announced he would use executive orders to ensure his state continues to abide by the Paris agreement. McAuliffe said in a statement ...


Putin mentions U.S. base threat if disputed isles given to Japan

As part of strengthening military ties, India and Russian Federation will hold the first tri-services exercise, Indra 2017, Modi said at a joint media address...


White House says Donald Trump, Germany's Merkel share excellent relations

And while German Chancellor Angela Merkel didn't mention the USA or Trump, she did make remarks suggesting that Germany needs to be prepared to take care ...


United States triggers 90-day window ahead of NAFTA renegotiations

This shows the benefits to the USA of pursuing big multilateral trade deals, where bargains of that kind can be struck, rather than the narrow or bilateral agre...


Philippines says 500 militants involved in siege

Foreign fighters including Chechens and Arabs are among Muslim militants who were killed in weeklong fighting in a southern Philippine city that involved abou...


California, New York, Washington Unite To Back Climate Pact

Nicaragua balked because it found the deal's standards insufficient. "Simply put: the United States and the Trump administration can do more damage inside ...


Gunman storms Philippine casino, police suspect robbery

Manila police chief Oscar Albayalde also insisted it was not a terrorist attack. This was echoed by Resorts World Manila Chief Operating Officer Stephen Jam...


Some Actual Good News After Trump's Paris Agreement Fiasco

Under former President Barack Obama , the USA had agreed to reduce emissions to 26 percent to 28 percent of 2005 levels by 2025 - about 1.6 billion tons. Consi...


Syrian rebels say Russian jets halt advance on desert outpost

This offensive aimed at connecting a land route from Iraq to Syria isn't just being seen in Syria, either, with a lot of the militia fighters who have been fig...


Obama on Paris agreement decision: the Trump administration "rejects the future"

Trump said the deal "disadvantages" the USA and was causing lost jobs and lower wages. "What can't be mitigated is that there will be a loss of jobs because o...


Former FBI Director James Comey to testify in Senate

Representatives of the committee would not comment on the report . One of these notes, allegedly written by Comey, was recently leaked and it appears to reve...


Ten Philippine soldiers killed in military air strike

It was sparked by the attempted capture of a top militant leader by the army. Duterte, who declared martial law in Mindanao, has approved the creation of a ...


Trump asks Supreme Court to reinstate travel ban

President Trump's executive order has been stayed by both a federal judge in Hawaii and by the USA 4th Circuit Court of Appeals, which ruled in May that it "dri...


Deal with NDP is what Canadians wanted, says BC Green Party MLA

Clark does want to go through with that precedent, that she does so in a timely manner", Horgan said after signing the 10-page agreement during a ceremony with ...


Environmental groups slam Trump for withdrawing from Paris climate deal

Since Trump's inauguration, tensions regarding the climate change debate have risen, resulting in nationwide protests advocating for a more proactive stance a...


Jared Kushner Reportedly Encouraged To Step Aside As FBI Investigates Russia Contacts

Administration officials close to President Donald Trump have been pushing Kushner to step aside while the FBI investigates meetings that Kushner he had with Ru...


Chaffetz Mum On His Post-Congress Plans

Chaffetz said last month he would not seek re-election in 2018 and that he was considering leaving office early. But the 50-year-old Utah Republican said...


Cyclone Mora hits Bangladesh Indian states to be affected

The Disaster Management Ministry said that it moved to safety more than 2.5 million people in 10 coastal districts which were most vulnerable to the tropical s...


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