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Trump's Decision To Withdraw US From Paris Climate Agreement Sends Stocks Tumbling

In October, President Obama hailed the accord , which was signed by 197 parties to fight global warming , as "the best possible shot to save the one planet ...


Donald Trump 'set to withdraw from climate change deal'

Mitt Romney, the 2012 Republican presidential nominee who Trump considered for secretary of state, said on Twitter that affirmation of the Paris agreemen...


Trump expected to delay US embassy move to Jerusalem

Any decision to move the United States mission from Tel Aviv to the city claimed by both Israel and the Palestinians as their capital would be controversial. Hi...


Luke Skywalker will be 'very different' in The Last Jedi

Oh boy, oh boy, oh boy, Vanity Fair have revealed the covers of their American summer edition: a series of four Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Je...


Influential Voice In Southern Rock, Gregg Allman Dies At 69

His website also stated, "During that time, Gregg considered being on the road playing music with his brothers and solo band for his beloved fans, essential...


Scuffle, threats erupt on Texas House floor

But Rinaldi said the threat went the other way - that state Rep. Poncho Nevárez (D) "threatened my life on the House floor". It's unclear if Rinaldi was arm...


Juncker says Trump was not aggressive on German trade surplus

German carmakers found themselves at the receiving end of renewed attacks by President Donald Trump , who reportedly chided them for selling too many vehicle...


Rob Kardashian Is Dating 'Bad Girls Club' Star Mehgan James

However, Kardashian did post two since-deleted posts praising his ex-fiancée with some sweet throwback photos from when she was a kid . It's like he knew th...


LeBron reacts to slur spray painted on LA home

This season, Love has been more confident and assertive, flashing the form that made him a three-times All-Star in his initial National Basketball Association...


Lebanon bans the new Wonder Woman movie

According to The Daily Star ( via Arab News ), the Lebanese Ministry of Economy and Trade has been prompted to "take the necessary measures" to prevent the f...


Trump's Communications Director Mike Dubke Set to Leave White House

The veteran Republican strategist was hired a little over three months to revamp the White House media strategy. Reports have circulated that Trump may bring in...


Shah Rukh Khan narrowly escapes accident on film set

Shah Rukh Khan was seated on the other side of the set when this happened and everyone breathed a sigh of relief as SRK was left unharmed. This caused injuries...


House committee issues subpoenas; Comey OK'd to testify

Cohen & Associates PC. Comey and the special counsel's office have reached an understanding about what he can and cannot discuss, clearing the way for his tes...


Celine Dion Speaks About Her Billboard Music Award Performance

I'm like a year away from a Celine tat" pointing at his rib cage. Last night's Billboard Music Awards featured performances by millennial hitmakers, from D...


CNN sacks Kathy Griffin over Trump video as backlash builds

Indeed, until Griffin's photo went live, it seemed there was nothing negative a comedian could say about Trump that would get them in trouble; when Colbert re...


United Kingdom police arrest three in connection to Manchester arena attack

Manchester police has said , according to local media, that one of the men was arrested following a property search in the Withington area of Manchester, wh...


Lebanese ministry calls for ban of Wonder Woman movie

The first issue of her eponymous comic was released on July 18, 1942. To ban Wonder Woman, though, is quite an undertaking for the Lebanese. But who is Won...


RISE: Flynn to provide documents; Trump's phone raises concerns; Orlando standoff

Michael Cohen has been approached by the House of Representatives Intelligence Committee to be interviewed, along with roughly a dozen others. Earlier Wednesd...


CNN drops Kathy Griffin after gruesome Trump picture

Her future with CNN had been in doubt since the video appeared on Tuesday. "I sincerely apologize", says the outspoken comedian in the short video she poste...


Another Warriors-Cavaliers Finals clash not bad for NBA

You saw me in the fourth quarter of Game Two, I could not sit still in my chair, it was that much pain. Bowman recalled with a grin. Golden State won the 2015 s...


Donald Trump's personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, targeted in Russian Federation probe

Cohen had earlier denied requests by the House and Senate intelligence committees to turn over information, saying he "declined the invitation to participate,...


Hailee Steinfeld In Talks For Transformer's Spinoff Bumblebee

According to The Hollywood Reporter , Hailee Steinfeld is in negotiations to star in the Transformers spinoff Bumblebee . The as-yet-untitled Bumblebee...


Trump Stands By 'Great' Jared Kushner Amid Tension Over Russia Probe

His departure could be just the first move in a possible West Wing staff overhaul at a time when Trump reportedly is frustrated with how his still-young presi...


'Free speech or die': Portland stabbing suspect yells in court

The eldest, Eric Best, told KATU TV in Portland his father "died fighting the good fight, protecting the innocent". Another, Talesin Namkai Meche, a recent co...


Ariana Grande to return to Manchester for benefit gig

United Kingdom authorities made the decision after details about the investigation were leaked to American media outlets. The Times published graphic photos ...


Trump's communications chief Mike Dubke resigns

The meeting was also attended by former national security adviser Michael Flynn, but both Kushner and Flynn were still just private citizens at the time. The ...


Oakland to pay nearly $1 million to teen in police scandal

The city agreed to settle Abuslin's claim for up to $989,000 during a City Council meeting, according to the council's website. The Oakland City Council vot...


Franken offers possible explanation for what 'covfefe' means

And he's attempting a recovery with the following tweet, asking his followers to find the "true meaning of " covfefe ". " Despite the constant negative press co...


Nations pledge to honor Paris Climate accords despite possible USA exit

Australia is committed to meeting its obligations under the Paris climate change agreement as the world waits for an announcement by Donald Trump. Withdrawing...


Jared Kushner and the Back Story of Back-Channel Communication

Dubke, 47, had been a behind the scenes player, who helped manage the White House communications strategy, including the aftermath of President Trump's firi...


Singer Diagnosed With Breast Cancer for the Second Time

Caprio said ticket buyers for the upcoming concerts should contact venues directly about refunds, and that rescheduled dates will be posted at OliviaNewton-John...


CNN fires Kathy Griffin after Trump photo

Griffin regularly hosts CNN's coverage of the annual ball drop at New York City's Times Square alongside television anchor Anderson Cooper. "I'm a comic",...


Kenya inaugurates first phase of Chinese-funded railway

A 300-mile China-funded railroad connecting the Kenyan capital of Nairobi to Mombasa , the country's largest port city, is set to launch Wednesday. Kenyatta ...


America's Got Talent 2017: Darci Lynne Gets Golden Buzzer

The tween sang "Summertime" from " Porgy and Bess " in nearly ideal pitch with her teeth clenched. Darci is a shy girl and this has helped her come out of her...


Town that denied mosque permit to pay Islamic group $3.25M

The Justice Department filed a discrimination lawsuit in November 2016, when the Islamic Society submitted an application to build the 4,252-square-foot mos...