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Global Leaders Criticized President Trump's Withdrawal From Paris Accord

The protest is a rapid response to the news of Donald Trump withdrawing from the Paris climate agreement and the NZ government's weak response. In an open letter posted online, the signatories...

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Sen. Fitzgerald rejects Assembly education plan

Sen. Fitzgerald rejects Assembly education plan

Such is the rift, sources say, in Republican budget land between the Assembly and the Senate and Gov. Scott Walker and the Assembly. Walker reiterated on Monday that lowering property taxes rema...

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Some workers returning to mill complex where plant exploded

Some workers returning to mill complex where plant exploded

Angel Reyes , 46, passed away at UW Hospital as a result of injuries sustained in the incident last week". Reyes was a pack operator at the mill. On Tuesday morning, the school - which for almost ...

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Crosstalk: Climate deal - Good or bad?

On Thursday, President Donald Trump announced that the USA would pull out of the Paris accord on global warming. In May 2015, then Prime Minister Perry Christie told Parliament that with 80 pe...

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Senate Republicans claim progress on health care legislation

But glum senators emerged from a series of closed-door meetings Tuesday no closer to an agreement than they have been after weeks of private talks. "Let's see, Obamacare sucks", said Sen. Graham's w...

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Trump calls for travel ban from 'certain dangerous countries'

Trump calls for travel ban from 'certain dangerous countries'

In a rare move on Friday the Supreme Court expedited consideration of the case, ordering the American Civil Liberties Union-which represents the plaintiffs-to respond by June 12 to the Trump admin...

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Comey expected to stay mum on obstruction

US intelligence agencies concluded in a report declassified in January that Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered a campaign not just to undermine confidence in the USA electoral system, but to aff...

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Climate accord rejection deals blow to U.S. leadership

Haley continued: "He knows that it's changing and he knows the United States has to be responsible for it and that is what we're going to do". The Paris Accord defines shared goals: most significa...

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President Trump on Comey testimony: 'I wish him luck'

Comey would, however, tell lawmakers "what made him uneasy" and why he felt the need to document their conversation in a memo afterward. The person, who was not authorized to discuss the matter by n...

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Cosby accuser to resume testimony in sex assault trial

Cosby accuser to resume testimony in sex assault trial

Cosby, 79, is charged with drugging and violating Ms Constand at his suburban Philadelphia home in 2004. If convicted, he faces up to 10 years in prison. She also passed out. I also felt his hand insi...

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Predators' Mike Fisher has developed his own star power in Nashville

With the Predators up 2-1 midway through the middle frame, Sidney Crosby was sprung on a partial breakaway. He is, like the cagey Peter Laviolette, two wins away from his second Stanley Cup and,...

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In Montreal speech, Obama warns about appeal of authoritarianism

In Montreal speech, Obama warns about appeal of authoritarianism

Well said Obama, well said. Since leaving office, Obama has been traveling and working on his memoir. Tickets went on sale in mid-May with prices ranging from $57 to $373, but they sold out before...

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Bill Cosby Trial Begins with Emotional Testimony

Bill Cosby Trial Begins with Emotional Testimony

She said Cosby gave her pills he claimed were a natural remedy to ease her stress about a looming career change. The comedian's demeanor noticeably changed when Constand was testifying about the n...

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Mayor of Beaufort comments on U.S. withdrawal from Paris Climate Accords

Contacted by Reuters for comment, Rank, a career foreign service officer who took over the post of deputy chief of mission in Beijing in January 2016, referred all questions to the usa embassy...

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Trump to announce Paris climate deal decision

Trump to announce Paris climate deal decision

EDT; 1900 GMT). Trump vs climate change: What would a USA exit from the Paris Agreement mean? Framing his decision as "a reassertion of America's sovereignty", Trump said he was "elected to represe...

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Murphy, Guadagno projected winners of New Jersey gubernatorial primary

Murphy, Guadagno projected winners of New Jersey gubernatorial primary

Gov. Scott Walker (R-Wis.) and Murphy's opponent, Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno (R-N.J.) - the Republican primary victor - called for Murphy to apologize for what some saw as a comparison between Trump ...

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Woman accused of texting boyfriend instructions to kill himself begins trial

Carter's defense attorney, Joseph Cataldo , argued that Roy's death was a suicide , tragic and sad. She texted , "You always say you're gonna do it, but you never do". But Monday, Carter chose...

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Pro-Trump group attacks Comey ahead of his testimony

Pro-Trump group attacks Comey ahead of his testimony

This is the letter President Trump sent to FBI Director James Comey regarding his dismissal on May 9, 2017. The White House had suggested Mr Trump could invoke executive privilege to protect t...

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Trump's sons stand by father's criticism of London mayor

Trump's sons stand by father's criticism of London mayor

Former Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, defeated by Trump last November, praised Khan's performance in dealing with the attacks. The president came under fire for a tweet after ...

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London mayor on Trump tweets: 'I really don't care'

London mayor on Trump tweets: 'I really don't care'

Khan, a former Labour MP, has received the support of Conservative Prime Minister Theresa May after the London Bridge attack. As the attack unfolded, Khan released a statement on his Facebook pa...

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Primary Election Results: Guadagno vs. Murphy in 2017 NJ Governor Race

Murphy , a former Obama Administration ambassador to Germany and ex-Goldman Sachs head, had always been the front-runner in the Democratic race. Now, Guadagno will face Murphy, a multimillionaire ...

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Trump hails Oklahoma soldier who died in Afghanistan at Arlington National Cemetery

Joseph Dunford , chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff . Hundreds gathered in the Phoenix National Memorial Cemetery today to remember those who've paid the ultimate sacrifice, like 10-year-old Nic...

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Six dead in Florida workplace shooting

Six dead in Florida workplace shooting

The gunman reloaded at least once during the shooting , deputies said. Police were called at around 8 a.m.by a woman who ran from the awning business, saying the gunman had told her to leave. Th...

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Shoals murderer Tommy Arthur executed after stay lifted

Shoals murderer Tommy Arthur executed after stay lifted

On the day of the murder, Judy Wicker told police that a black man had raped her and fatally shot her husband. Arthur was found guilty of conspiring with his then-lover Judy Wicker to murder her...

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Harrington receives six stitches in elbow after bizarre accident

Harrington receives six stitches in elbow after bizarre accident

It was no laughing matter Monday at a clinic outside Washington , D.C. Harrington's first thought was that he had shattered his elbow. "I was coaching at an outing", Harrington said. Hopefully th...

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White House, allies scramble for ways to counter James Comey

White House, allies scramble for ways to counter James Comey

The Republican National Committee has been preparing talking points ahead of the hearing, which will be aired live on multiple TV stations. White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said th...

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Federal Employee Charged With NSA Russia Intel Leak

Federal Employee Charged With NSA Russia Intel Leak

The Post has reported that the charges are related to the Intercept's story, which describes how Russian military intelligence used hacking techniques against a usa voting software supplier and ...

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Newborn delivered during fatal crash dies day after mother

Newborn delivered during fatal crash dies day after mother

Adriana Solorio Romero , 24, who was driving the other vehicle, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash in Five Points , California . A dog who was in the auto with Delgado is also reported ...

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Texas deputy placed on leave after deadly fight

Texas deputy placed on leave after deadly fight

Hernandez died after being beaten and restrained by the husband of a Harris County deputy. The Harris County medical examiner said an autopsy found that Hernandez died from anoxic encephalopathy bec...

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Still Swinging for the Fences — Trump Travel Ban

Still Swinging for the Fences — Trump Travel Ban

We need to be smart, vigilant and tough. President Donald Trump contradicted his own public positions in an early Monday Twitter rant against his administration's attempt to pause travel from co...

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