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Haley Claims That Trump 'Believes the Climate Is Changing'

In a world so divided by ideology, inequality and economic competition, the Paris agreement was one rare area of global consensus to cooperate, on climate chan...


WWDC 2017: 8 of the biggest announcements from Apple's keynote

The protection is similar to what Google Home and Amazon's Echo speakers already offer. HomePod is created to work with an Apple Music subscription for acce...


White House: Trump will not exert executive privilege over Comey

US President Donald Trump will not invoke executive privilege to block former FBI Director James Comey's much-anticipated testimony before Congress this...


White House: Trump will not claim executive privilege to block Comey testimony

He will be asked directly if Trump tried to persuade him to stop an investigation into improper contacts between a former top aide and Russian officials. He wro...


On Comey Testimony, President Trump Doesn't Favor Invoking Executive Privilege

Comey is no longer under the control of the executive branch, Whittington said, which is why "the executive branch has no capacity to withhold him from Congress...


Legal experts to Trump on travel ban: Twitter hurting cause

He wrote that it was "kinda odd to have the defendant in HawaiivTrump acting as our co-counsel.We don't need the help but will take it!" "The courts are slow ...


Conway's husband defends criticism of Trump tweets

Conway said Trump is doing himself no favors with his tweets . George Conway's displeasure over Trump's obsession with social media may be part of the rea...


Davidson Knocks Off No. 2 UNC, Advances In NCAA Baseball Tourney

Davidson and North Carolina have met every year since Mike Fox began coaching the Tar Heels. The loss will undoubtedly leave a sour taste in the mouth Fox, wh...


Harvard Rescinds Acceptance Letters After Obscene Posts in Chat Room

It is understood that approximately 100 incoming students originally formed a group in order to share memes before a small number chose to establish an "R-rat...


Classes resume at college after race debate

This year, the event's sponsors decided that white students, staff and faculty, instead "will be invited to leave the campus for the day's activities". Founded ...


Putin denies knowledge of Trump son-in-law back channel proposal

The interview was broadcast on the premiere of a new NBC show, " Sunday Night with Megyn Kelly ". Russian President also denied the U.S. intelligence age...


Trump files for extension on 2016 tax returns

A White House official confirmed the extension, but there has been no official explanation for why Trump wanted it. In an interview with The Economist last ...


Ghost Ship Fire Landlord Arrested for Fatal Blaze

Derick Almena , the master tenant of the warehouse, and warehouse tenant/"creative director" Max Harris were arrested today on the charge of 36 counts of i...


British Police Name 2 Attackers From Terrorist Attack In London

The second attacker has been named as 30-year-old Rachid Redouane who was unknown to authorities. Islamic State, which is losing territory in Syria and Iraq t...


Cullerton: Republicans Can Solve Budget Impasse

The people of IL demand change. Republicans questioned the cost of implementing the changes. The measure passed the Illinois House 115-0 on Monday and wil...


Kansas lawmakers draft a new tax plan

Barbara Ballard and John Wilson, both Democrats , and Rep. Tom Sloan, a Republican, voted for the bill. "Which should always be what our number one priority is...


Central Elementary offers summer food service

One in four Oklahoma children is at risk of going hungry, with one in 16 Oklahoma seniors struggling with hunger, and 17.2 percent of the statewide population i...


Rhode Island to join states in Paris climate agreement pact

Speaking on behalf of his counterparts, Jon Mitchell, a Democrat from New Bedford, Mass., argued while it's hard to quantify the exact level of carbon emissio...


New search underway near home of London Bridge attackers

One person has been released without charge, and police raids are continuing. He said many people were "very anxious that she was at the Home Office for all...


Trump Not Planning to Invoke Executive Privilege for Comey Testimony — NY Times

Sources say one said that Mr. Trump asked Comey to drop his investigation into fired National Security Adviser Michael Flynn . In an interview with ABC New...


Sheriff: 'Multiple fatalities' in Florida shooting

Orange County Sheriff Jerry Demings was expected to announce details "as soon as info is accurate", his office said. The shooting happened about 8 a.m. H...


2 arrested in Oakland warehouse fire that killed 36

He's also accused of hosting for-profit concerts at the warehouse without a license. A Lake County law enforcement official said Alameda County authorities arre...


White House tries to regroup, but Trump isn't helping

This is the first that Comey is speaking publicly since his firing on May 9. The early evening briefing also included discussion of how Trump began his Mond...


Trump criticizes London's mayor, again

Khan said: "Londoners will see an increased police presence today and over the course of the next few days - no reason to be alarmed ". British Prime Mini...


Vladimir Putin hits back about claims over Donald Trump and United States election

Flynn had told Vice President Mike Pence that he had not discussed sanctions, which later turned out to be untrue. You and I have been working together all day ...


New Jersey set to vote to replace unpopular Christie

The lieutenant governor, Kim Guadagno, is the front-runner in the primary election on the Republican side, while Phil Murphy, a former Goldman Sachs Group Inc e...


Public opposes Trump's withdrawal from Paris deal by 2:1 margin

While the move withdraws the world's largest economy from commitments to fight global warming, it does not halt the march of U.S. businesses toward renewab...


White House aide says Russia probe 'detracts' from agenda

Trump fired Flynn in February after he had held the key White House post for just 24 days, when routine USA eavesdropping showed Flynn had lied to Vice Presiden...


White House: Trump won't seek to block Comey testimony

Spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said the president's power to invoke privilege is "well-established". Comey was leading a Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into...


WH says Trump won't block Comey testimony

MSNBC host Ali Velshi touted Mr. Comey " s upcoming appearance eagerly Monday afternoon, telling viewers, "We're just three days away from "must-see TV'". Som...


Trump vows to do whatever is necessary to protect US

Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron called for British Prime Minister Theresa May to ban Trump from the United Kingdom for attacking London Mayor Sadiq Khan du...


Trump will not use executive privilege to block James Comey's testimony

The White House director of legislative affairs acknowledged Monday that the ongoing investigations into possible links between Russian Federation and Preside...


President Trump Will Not Block Former FBI Director James Comey From Testifying

Comey is testifying Thursday before Congress, his first public comments since Trump fired him last month. Lawmakers in both parties have urged Trump to allow ...


Grandmother sought in stabbing death of 6-month-old granddaughter

Colton police Cpl. Raymond Mendez said the 43-year-old grandmother, Nicole Darrington Clark, is armed and unsafe. Officers found three female victims. The surv...


Virginia joins U.S. Climate Alliance

Governors also have limited ability to affect emissions in their states without support from legislatures. The governors of Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut,...