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AP report: President Trump will withdraw U.S. from Paris climate accord

The six other members have all ratified their commitment while Trump refused to do so and claimed that he will make up his mind next week. One of those is global climate change. Other topics discu...

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New York Mob Bust Nets 19 Arrests

New York Mob Bust Nets 19 Arrests

Between each of these violent acts, the alleged mobsters reportedly peddled cocaine, heroin, prescription opiates and marijuana over a 17-year stretch beginning in 2000, according to the indictment. M...

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More arrests in both U.K., Libya after Manchester concert bombing

The attack on Manchester Arena was staged by 22-year-old Salman Abedi , a Manchester resident of Libyan descent. The US President said intelligence leaks related to the Manchester attack ...

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'Russian officials must be laughing at the US'

Because I think I've done great things, but I don't think I have - I and my people, I don't think we've explained it well enough to the American public". On the bombing investigation Trump wrote: "B...

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Trump hails heroes, lays wreath to mark Memorial Day

Trump hails heroes, lays wreath to mark Memorial Day

To all Gold Star families (the families of those killed in action), Trump said of their lost service members: "They each had their own names, their own stories, their own attractive dreams". He ...

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Trump hails those fallen in battle and their families at Arlington

Trump hails those fallen in battle and their families at Arlington

In the speech he paid tribute to Army Spc. Christopher Horton , a member of the Oklahoma National Guard , who died in a gunbattle with insurgents in Afghanistan in 2011, and Maj. While many are tr...

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White House downplays tensions with German leader

White House downplays tensions with German leader

The tweet follows a volley of criticism from Germany after the president concluded his first official tour overseas on Sunday, returning from Saudi Arabia , Israel , Brussels and then Italy for a ...

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Trump undercuts White House messaging in critical remarks about Germany's trade surplus

This, despite comments from Merkel over the weekend in which she said, "The times in which we could completely depend on others are on the way out". His administration has previously said that Ger...

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EU, China summit to back climate deal even without US

On Saturday, Trump said in a Twitter post he would make a decision on whether to support the Paris climate deal next week. Trump tweeted after he left the G-7 summit in Europe that he planne...

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Foreign Ministry: Material damage to Bulgarian embassy in Kabul

Foreign Ministry: Material damage to Bulgarian embassy in Kabul

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani also condemned the attack, which came just days into the Muslim holy month of Ramadan . "The blast shook my taxi". "Having learned with sadness of the abhorrent at...

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Philippines Issues Extremists in Marawi an Ultimatum — Surrender or Die

The military is tapping religious leaders and scholars in backchannel talks to convince Maute Group members to surrender or let go of their hostages, including Father Teresito "Chito" Soganub, the vic...

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Waiting for Trump to decide about the climate deal

Waiting for Trump to decide about the climate deal

Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez, who was Labor secretary under Obama, called Trump's decision "a global embarrassment" given the global scientific consensus about the warming Eart...

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U.S. imposes sanctions on Venezuelan supreme court justices

Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley warned of the consequences of "serious instability" in the country. (AP Photo/Fernando Llano). Security forces fire tear gas at anti-government prote...

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One victim in Portland hate speech stabbing has Juneau ties

One victim in Portland hate speech stabbing has Juneau ties

The victims were standing up to hate and intolerance. "Our prayers are with them". Muslims in Portland , Oregon, thanked the community for its support and said they were raising money for the fam...

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UN chief Guterres says climate deal is essential

UN chief Guterres says climate deal is essential

The White House was initially slated to make a final decision on the climate accord earlier this month, but delayed the decision until the G7 meeting in Sicily. The December 2015 agreement dealing wit...

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Bomb blast in Kabul; Diplomatic zone attack kills dozens

Bomb blast in Kabul; Diplomatic zone attack kills dozens

The BBC said among the dead were an Afghan driver employed by the broadcaster while four of its journalists were injured. "The explosion was so loud that it shattered all my windows", Kabul ...

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Philippines: End of fight with Islamic State is 'almost there'

He said when the fighting became too fierce, with bombs exploding two blocks away from his house, he ran for his life to a nearby mountain, where he waited without food and water until he chose to swi...

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JFK's life, legacy is celebrated on his centennial

The image on the stamp is a 1960 photograph by Ted Spiegel of Kennedy when he was campaigning for president in Seattle. The artwork accompanying the stamp, showing Kennedy in a reflective pose, is a 1...

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Sterling drops after poll suggests hung United Kingdom parliament

Sterling drops after poll suggests hung United Kingdom parliament

That is because markets initially pencilled in an increased Conservative majority - strengthening the Prime Minister's hand politically as she prepares for Brexit negotiations. The polling organisat...

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Video Emerges Of Kabul Truck Bomb That Killed, Wounded Hundreds

Video Emerges Of Kabul Truck Bomb That Killed, Wounded Hundreds

Tolo News reported that the blast was close to the Embassies of Germany and Iran and added that the explosion happened o 14th Street of the Wazir Akbar Khan diplomatic area of the city. Taliban sp...

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North Korea fires off apparent ballistic missile — South Korea military

He says he wants to improve ties with North Korea . 2014 was the last time the US tested its West Coast missile defense system, which has only worked in about half of the trials. China condemned th...

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PM and Jeremy Corbyn face separate TV grillings by Jeremy Paxman

This would cost a total of £173,282, or 54% of the average asking price. In it, Mr Corbyn talks about wreaths being laid at the graves of those "killed by Mossad agents in Paris in 1991" - apparentl...

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Donald Trump pulling U.S. out of Paris climate deal

He also had to navigate a split among his advisers on the issue. But in recent weeks, the camp opposing the accord apparently convinced the president to abandon it ― despite few political advantages a...

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EU, China to reaffirm support for climate pact

EU, China to reaffirm support for climate pact

Aides to Trump said he was listening with an open mind to the other leaders' arguments about Paris , but had yet to decide whether to withdraw the USA from the pact. The move, if confirmed, comes...

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Massive truck bomb kills over 80 in Kabul

Massive truck bomb kills over 80 in Kabul

Neighboring Pakistan denounced the "terrorist attack in Kabul" and its Ministry of Foreign Affairs said it "caused damage to the residences of some Pakistani diplomats and staff, living in the close...

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United Nations leader: Leaving Paris accord will harm USA global influence

United Nations leader: Leaving Paris accord will harm USA global influence

The U.S. pulling out could result in 3 billion more tons of carbon dioxide being released. Donald Trump has chose to pull the United States out of the Paris climate accord, USA media reported ...

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Turkey, US demand investigations into protest brawl

Turkey, US demand investigations into protest brawl

The US has also not extradited Fethullah Gulen, a reclusive preacher based in Pennsylvania whose movement is widely believed in Turkey to have masterminded a coup attempt last July that killed 250...

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Dozens Killed in Blast Near Foreign Embassies in Kabul

Dozens Killed in Blast Near Foreign Embassies in Kabul

Several other embassies nearby were also damaged, including the Iranian , Indian , and Chinese embassies. Their injuries are not thought to be life-threatening. Refugee rights group Pro Asyl greet...

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Why Trump's beef with Angela Merkel, Germany escalated

Trump reportedly pushed Germany on its trade deficit with the USA and admonished much of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation alliance for failing to meet its agreed upon spending targets for collec...

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Noriega family lawyer says cremation is coming

Noriega family lawyer says cremation is coming

In the months that followed, as tensions increased between Panama and the U.S., the Panamanian Defense Forces engaged in a series of hostile actions against U.S. He spent all but the last few months o...

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