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EU, China believes Trump climate decision 'a big mistake — EU chief

Asked how Trump responded to Cardinal Parolin's encouragement to stick with the Paris climate agreement , Tillerson said: "The president indicated we're still thinking about that, that he hasn't...

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Tech leaders react with dismay to US Paris agreement exit

The US is the second largest contributor to Carbon dioxide in the world, beaten only by China. He said that participating would undermine the US economy, wipe out U.S.jobs, weaken American national ...

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Nazarbayev condoles with Afghanistan over deadly blast in Kabul

So far no one has claimed responsibility for the attack. Afghanistan's intelligence agency has blamed the Taliban-allied Haqqani Network for Wednesday's attack. Pictures circulated on social med...

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Angela Merkel Slams Donald Trump's Decision to Quit Paris Accord

In this image taken from video, lobsterman, Tim Pettis, works with his traps on the waterfront Thursday, June 1, 2017 , in Portland, Maine. The vast majority of scientists believe that global warmi...

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Dutch politicians 'deplore' U.S. exit from Paris climate agreement

Speaking to reporters on Thursday before Trump's decision was announced , a spokesman for President Vladimir Putin said Russian Federation "thinks highly" of the accords and sees no alternative to ...

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Trump to interview two candidates for FBI director today

Trump to interview two candidates for FBI director today

Finding a new FBI director has become an issue of crucial importance for the White House, which has not clearly explained why, how and when Trump made the decision to fire Comey, who at the time was...

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Jeremy Corbyn pledges to create one million 'decent jobs'

He said the Tories are "weak and wobbly" and can not be believed following the PM's U-turn on the so-called "dementia tax" and her failure to set out how many pensioners stand to lose their winter f...

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Hillary Clinton: Trump has let loose 'dangerous' level of hate

Hillary Clinton: Trump has let loose 'dangerous' level of hate

I've said it was a mistake, and obviously if I could turn the clock back I wouldn't have done it in the first place. At least, that's one interpretation of the little Twitter spat they got into th...

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Instagram celebrates Pride Month with a very rainbowy sticker set

US 44th President Barack Obama , Democrat, revived the tradition on June 1, 2009 and kept declaring June Pride Month every June 1 through 2016. US 42nd President Bill Clinton , Democrat, started t...

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Democratic AGs set to fight Trump over climate

The only other countries who have not agreed to the Paris accord are Syria and Nicaragua. In television interviews the morning after Trump's announcement, Vice-President Mike Pence and Kellyanne Con...

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Putin: Russia doesn't hack, but 'patriotic' individuals might

Petersburg International Economic Forum in Russia Friday. When asked about possibilities over Russian hackers interfering in the upcoming Germany elections, Putin did not rule out the possibility...

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Putin ridicules US focus on ambassador contacts

Putin ridicules US focus on ambassador contacts

Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich said on Friday he did not think that U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to pull his country out of the agreement would prompt Russian Federation to reth...

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Protest against Donald Trump to take place in Dublin later today

While Trump ultimately sided with Arab leaders who'd implored him not to move the embassy, on the climate deal he seemed indifferent to similarly aggressive lobbying from America's closest partners in...

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Latest on Russian Federation probe: Comey set to testify June 8

While addressing the gathering in presence of Russian President Vladimir Putin, Modi said the world is looking towards India as the best destination for FDI (Foreign Direct Investment). "These syste...

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Putin denies Russian meddling in US election

President Vladimir Putin has insisted that Russian Federation as a country has never engaged in hacking activities, but conceded that some "patriotic" individuals may have, likening a hacker's fr...

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Labour would try to form minority government after election - Emily Thornberry

You can only deliver for Britain if you have the strength, the plan and the determination to see it through", she said . May could attempt to lead a government without commanding a majority, rely...

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Hassan Rouhani wins Iran's 12th presidential election

Hassan Rouhani wins Iran's 12th presidential election

Iran's incumbent moderate President Hassan Rouhani won the presidential election by garnering 57 percent of the votes through the Friday balloting. Iranian news media reported that 75% of eligible...

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World Health Organization to be headed by an African for the first time

Tedros has been endorsed by the African Union as the most qualified candidate which marks the first time a new World Health Organization leader from the continent. The controversy surrounding Dr. Te...

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Michael Bloomberg offers to foot US cost of Paris Agreement

Michael Bloomberg offers to foot US cost of Paris Agreement

Jerry Brown said, blasting the decision as "deviant behavior from the highest office in the land". Trump , tapping into the "America First" message, said he would withdraw the U.S. Specifically, ...

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ISIS claims Philippines casino attack despite police denial

Armed security officers and onlookers gather outside a hotel at the Resorts World Manila complex, early Friday, June 2, 2017, in Manila , Philippines . Like most Manila casinos and hotels, R...

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CNN fires comic Kathy Griffin over disturbing photo of beheaded Trump

CNN fires comic Kathy Griffin over disturbing photo of beheaded Trump

On Tuesday, Griffin sparked controversy when her photo holding a bloodied dummy head of Donald Trump's went viral. Donald Trump himself took to Twitter earlier today to hit out at the comedian, sa...

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Trump shouldn't have withdrawn from Paris Climate Accord: Putin

He also used the spotlight to intensify his rejection of allegations by US intelligence agencies that Kremlin-backed hackers interfered in the 2016 election. "Help us to set up a normal political dial...

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Michael Bloomberg offers to foot USA cost of Paris Agreement

May "stressed that the United Kingdom remained committed to the Paris Agreement ", Downing St. said. There was a mix of dismay and anger across the world. Climate issues are expected to dominate di...

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Former FBI Director James Comey to testify before Congress June 8

The committee said on Thursday Mr Comey will testify in an open session, followed by a close session. The White House and its congressional allies are attempting to shift focus onto the "unmaski...

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US Air Force veteran sentenced for trying to join IS

US Air Force veteran sentenced for trying to join IS

Kennedy International Airport in New York City", notes the DOJ. "This is about whether you're going to stand up for your country, or betray your country, which has done so much for you". Air Force a...

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Iraq's slow grind to retake IS-held Mosul

Officials say the USA takes every precaution to avoid hitting civilians, including by aborting missile strikes at the last moment if a civilian unexpectedly wanders into the target zone. Save the Chil...

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Military rejects IS claim of Manila attack

Military rejects IS claim of Manila attack

Oscar Albayalde, chief of the capital's police office, said the gunman left his vehicle in the complex carpark and entered the casino carrying an automatic weapon and gasoline that he used to set fi...

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President Trump lays wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns

With their families in attendance, Trump told the stories of three service members killed in the war in Afghanistan, where he said they were fighting "enemies of all civilizations". Wreaths, flowers...

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Wisconsin Corn Mill Explosion Leaves At Least 1 Dead, Dozens Injured

Wisconsin Corn Mill Explosion Leaves At Least 1 Dead, Dozens Injured

A Didion family spokesman says their teams are very close and they're asking for prayers for the workers and their families. Details on the explosion have steadily been released by officials Thursda...

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Feeling insulted, Mexican to market 'Trump' toilet paper

Feeling insulted, Mexican to market 'Trump' toilet paper

Guanajuato lawyer Antonio Battaglia will market the product with the iconic image of the Trump golden coiffure placed atop a roll of toilet paper, reported Expansión , a CNN affiliate network. ...

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