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Notre Dame Grads Stage Walkout During Vice President Mike Pence's Commencement Speech

Luis Miranda, master's graduate from Notre Dame , said his support for We Stand For ND stemmed from Pence's role in the Trump's administration and policies that discriminated against the LGBT...

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Trump Scolds NATO Allies

And many of these nations owe massive amounts of money from past years and not paying in those past years. Standing before a large piece of wreckage from the World Trade Center that will serve as a ...

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G7 riven by White House doubts over free trade and climate change

G7 riven by White House doubts over free trade and climate change

One potential compromise that's emerged involves staying in the climate accord but adjusting the US emissions targets. The Group of Seven nations have made progress in negotiations on trade, notably o...

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France's Macron says hopes Trump will finally back climate deal

France's Macron says hopes Trump will finally back climate deal

Merkel said that the us side made clear that it hasn't yet taken a decision on whether to scrap the Paris accord "and won't make a decision here" at the G-7. But the economic adviser's analysis ap...

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Berks lawmakers react to CBO report on health care plan

Berks lawmakers react to CBO report on health care plan

CBO said the current version would result in savings of $119 billion over 10 years and 23 million more uninsured people than would be expected under the current law. Even though the new tax credi...

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Adviser: Trump Views On Paris Accord 'Evolving'

President Donald Trump is meeting with world leaders Friday at the G-7 summit in Sicily. Trump also was impressed by their arguments about how crucial US leadership is in supporting global efforts....

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G-7 source: USA gets more time for climate pact answer

G-7 source: USA gets more time for climate pact answer

On Friday and Saturday, for the first time all seven are around the same table, including also newcomers Macron, May and the Italian host, Paolo Gentiloni - forging a new dynamic after a year of glo...

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Trump still not backing Paris agreement

Marcon and Trump were both attending a G-7 summit for the first time. Macron spoke fluent English, which is very unusual for a French president. Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni acknowledged...

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Tornadoes kill one in Wisconsin, another in Oklahoma

Throughout the night rescuers searched for survivors and victims, as the local sheriff said he had been told there were walls on top of people. "We still have some people unaccounted for and we're t...

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Texas set to pass embrace new abortion restrictions

Republican Rep. Chris Paddie authored the hotly debated language, saying it had "absolutely no intent" to discriminate. Chris Paddie, contends it would keep transgender students from using bathrooms ...

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Senate GOP Staff to Draft Health Care Bill During Recess

Senate GOP Staff to Draft Health Care Bill During Recess

With the weakened rule tying premiums for young people and old people together, insurers could charge young people less. This premium disparity could result in a highly volatile nongroup insurance mar...

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Poulter undecided over US Open qualifying, but hopes it won't be needed

The event marks the launch of the European Tour's new Rolex Series and has attracted a world-class field, featuring 10 of the world's Top 30 professionals to the newly revamped West Course . Why I ...

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Donald Trump's first foreign tour: his most awkward moments

Some of the lawmakers at the event were disappointed that Trump make a statement in Israel committing to the embassy move. The Knesset held a special session to mark Jerusalem Day. The meetin...

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JUST IN: Osinbajo returns to Nigeria after G7 summit

JUST IN: Osinbajo returns to Nigeria after G7 summit

Osinbajo arrived at the market about 3:10 pm and spent 40 minutes interacting with traders who complained about high cost of shops as well as high cost of wares. "They and future generations are the r...

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G7 communique notes split on climate

The leaders had all left before the protest began. Though Donald Trump was barely seen in public Friday, the USA president dominated every aspect of the first day of the G7 summit on this sun-dren...

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Europeans making sales pitch to Donald Trump on climate accord

Europeans making sales pitch to Donald Trump on climate accord

The unexpected announcement came as a summit of G7 leaders in Sicily wrapped up in deadlock on the issue, with USA partners voicing frustration at the president's failure to commit to the deal aimed a...

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Trump has not decided on Paris Climate Agreement

Trump has not decided on Paris Climate Agreement

President Donald Trump's top economic adviser, Gary Cohn, says the other G-7 leaders respect the USA position that more time is needed for Trump to make a final decision on whether to stay in the Pa...

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G-7 source: US gets more time for climate pact answer

G-7 source: US gets more time for climate pact answer

His announcement came hours after the other six members of the G7, a group of some of the world's wealthiest nations, voted to stick to the agreement, which was struck by almost 200 nations and rati...

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Merkel says G7 debate on climate was

Merkel says G7 debate on climate was "very unsatisfying"

President Donald Trump has arrived at his first G-7 summit in Italy. "Italian Prime Minister Gentiloni said this declaration is also a strong message of solidarity to the United Kingdom after the ...

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Trump talks terrorism while Europe shouts 'Climate!'

Trump talks terrorism while Europe shouts 'Climate!'

Trump also was impressed by their arguments about how crucial USA leadership is in supporting worldwide efforts. The hot-button issues of climate change, trade and migration threaten to throw a summ...

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Manchester attack: Trump orders probe after British leaks

But Manchester United fans stood together in defiant mood as their team's triumph in European football's Europa League final brought some much-needed smiles to a city still in pain. However, Rowley ad...

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Money has started pouring into North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, says Donald Trump

But one senior diplomat said Trump , who left the leaders' dinner before it ended to fly to Italy for Friday's Group of Seven summit, said the remarks did not go down well at all. "He is fully commit...

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Polls Close in Montana's Suddenly Famous Special Congressional Election

Polls Close in Montana's Suddenly Famous Special Congressional Election

Republican Greg Gianforte , the newly-minted representative-elect for Montana's at-large congressional district, apologized to the reporter he allegedly assaulted here less than 36 hours ago. It wa...

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Trump's climate change stance is 'evolving'

French President Emmanuel Macron spoke with Trump at length about the climate deal during a meeting Thursday in Brussels . The Trump administration is arguing instead for recognizing a plurality of t...

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Manchester terror attack: Further arrests made this morning

British Interior minister Amber Rudd had described the leaks as " irritating ". Before meetings this week with North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders, Trump has called terrorism the "number one"...

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A look at the G-7 leaders meeting with Trump in Sicily

A French official said it would be "disappointing" if the wording on climate change "is too light in the final statement". How will Trump's first foreign trip shape United States diplomacy? ...

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Trade, climate G7 focus

Trump economic adviser Gary Cohn told reporters on Friday that the US president had told his fellow G7 leaders that "the environment is very, very important to me, Donald Trump "-but reiterated his...

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Trump to decide next week on Paris climate accord

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said the G-7 also agreed to step up pressure on North Korea, including sanctions. Migration plus nuclear threats from North Korea will be also on the agenda. On Fr...

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Durbin rips Republican health care bill after CBO report

The House bill has received massive opposition from Senate Republicans and particularly those from states with large populations of people. But that would be partly because policies would typically ...

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G7 makes "substantial progress" on trade talks - French source

Trump's economic advisor Gary Cohn said Friday that United States compliance with its Paris commitments would be "crippling" to economic growth, but added that the president was "interested to hear...

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