by | June 02, 2017 | 03:39

President Donald Trump said on Sunday that numerous leaks from the White House were "fake news", following reports his son-in-law tried to set up a secret channel of communications with Moscow before Trump took office. They settled their children into new schools and a new home in DC's posh Kalorama neighborhood, just two miles from the White House, and around the corner from the Obamas.

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:36

After Abedi's mother and three of his siblings were brought in for questioning, a Libyan official told of a final phone call he placed to his mother and brother just before the attack. Police have swooped in on multiple addresses in the city since Tuesday and those arrested include bomber Salman Abedi's brother Ismail. Abedi's father is alleged to be a former member of an Al-Qaeda-backed Libyan Islamic Fighter Group.

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:35

President Donald Trump announced Thursday that he would make good on a top campaign promise to withdraw from the so-called Paris climate agreement , a global pact supported by 190 nations to combat global warming . Introducing the president before the announcement , Vice-President Mike Pence said Trump is "choosing to put American jobs and American consumers first".

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:32

The Senate's main inquiry is the nature of Comey's encounters with President Donal. The committee will also ask questions on Mr Comey's role in the development of the United States intelligence agencies' assessment that Russian Federation meddled in the U.S.

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:27

Globally, in markets where ever GST has been introduced, tourism rate has been kept half of the GST rate and in most cases, it is under 10%. However, it is being expected that after July 1, 2017, half the people, particularly those running smaller units, will fail to comply with the new system, owing to unpreparedness.

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:28

Word of Trump's decision emerged Wednesday morning with the information in several published reports attributed to an anonymous White House source. Mr Trump has said the accord would cost the USA economy trillions of dollars without tangible benefit.

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:18

Mike Dubke confirmed reports he had resigned , saying in a statement, "It has been my great honor to serve President Trump and this administration". Trump has been rumored to consider replacing some of his staff with producers from the Fox News television channel.

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:17

The exit could take as long as one to nearly four years. Speculation mounted Wednesday that President Donald Trump would pull the USA out of the Paris climate change deal. As for the mechanics of withdrawal, worldwide treaties have a four-year cooling off period from the time they go into effect. Alternative options are to stay in Paris, which would match the wishes of a majority of people in all 50 U.S.

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:13

The North's official KCNA news agency, citing the spokesman for the foreign ministry, said the country had "substantially displayed" the capabilities for mounting a nuclear attack on Hawaii and Alaska and had built full capabilities for attacking the USA mainland.

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:11

That is why I will be campaigning in all corners of this country in the week ahead. "We will make sure that the defence budget is well funded". "His reckless plans for higher taxes and more borrowing will wreck the economy and we will all pay the price".

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:11

The Prime Minister has appointed a stand-in to take part in the latest seven-way TV debate on the BBC . "I think debates where the politicians are squabbling amongst themselves doesn't do anything for the process of electioneering". How long has it been since we've had an actual answer to a question?" The Times reported that the prime minister will ditch the personal attacks on Jeremy Corbyn, with the view that it is not going down well with voters.

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:05

Trump on Wednesday said he will make his decision over the next few days. "AGAIN!" the USA leader said in a tweet late Wednesday, punctuating the post with his populist campaign slogan. Trump has several options, climate experts said. Democrats had been calling on Trump to stay in the agreement, with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer announcing last week that 40 Democratic senators had sent the President a letter urging him to honor the usa commitment.

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:00

She also once volunteered to supervise nursery-school age on a school trip to the Montreal Science Centre. Bordelais is the brother of Homolka's lawyer for her high-profile murder trial. The couple spiked the 15-year-old girl's drink during a family Christmas party in 1990 so Bernardo could rape her while unconscious. Bernardo, on the other hand, was sentenced to 25 years in prison in 1995.

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:55

The videos were released Wednesday to ABC News , the Orlando Sentinel and the newspaper's news partner, Fox 35. Shots could be heard and one officer yelled "You, in the bathroom, let me see your hands now". The horror finally ended when police killed the lone gunman inside the Orlando club. Hours of footage from last year's mass shooting in Orlando has been released.

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:56

The December meeting between Kushner and Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak at Trump Tower focused on Syria, the source said. National Security Adviser H.R. "Well, thank you, I appreciate it, you get to decide what is big and what is not", Spicer said sarcastically. On Tuesday, Trump worked behind closed doors, interviewing candidates for a new Federal Bureau of Investigation director and discussing whether to withdraw from the Paris climate agreement with his EPA administrator.

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:54

In a statement, the Pakistan's Foreign Office spokesperson Nafees Zakaria said, "Irrespective of the stay by the ICJ, Jadhav will remain alive until he has exhausted the right to request for clemency, initially with the army chief and later with the President".

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:51

According to German media, he called the country "very bad" because of its trade deficit with the U.S. Speaking at a news briefing on Tuesday after Trump intensified a dispute with Germany by calling Berlin's trade and spending policies " very bad ", White House spokesman Sean Spicer looked to cool rising tensions.

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:51

Speaking at a meeting with senior editors of leading global news agencies, Putin insisted that "we never engage in that at the state level". In response to a question about possible Russian interference in the German elections, which are scheduled to take place on September 24, he said he had no interest in influencing the result.

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:51

The Atlantic reported past year that a USA departure would likely result in less-transparent mechanisms for actually enforcing the Paris accord - because Chinese "faulty and unreliable energy statistics" could play a prominent role. In April, a Silicon Valley investor took out full-page ads in the Sunday editions of the Washington Post and New York Times that called on Musk to "dump Trump".

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:51

One user joked that " covfefe " is already a popular name for babies in states that voted for Trump. The president returned to his normal Twitter routine later in the morning by slamming Democrats over the probe into Russia's meddling in the 2016 election.

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:49

Courts have recognized a president's constitutional right to keep his discussions a secret in most instances. It is a delicate decision with political and legal consequences. "We hope and expect that anyone called to testify or provide documents will comply with that request, so that we may gain all the information within the scope of our investigation", Rep.

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:46

Wednesday was the eighth day in the latest search to find the 20-year-old's remains at the site. The pair had been consulted on the decision to grant Atkins immunity from prosecution, which Matthew's mother said was a awful decision to have to make.

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:44

The department has also denied that Sessions and Kislyak met during Trump's speech. Justice Department spokeswoman Sarah Isgur-Flores said Thursday that Mr. But would Sessions' failure to disclose his contacts with Kislyak really constitute perjury? Sessions rescued himself from the investigation into the Trump campaign's alleged collusion with Russian Federation, but he resisted calls to resign over what appeared to be a mistruth in his hearing.

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:42

Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne sits on the bench after being pulled during the third period in Game 2 of the team's NHL hockey Stanley Cup Final against the Pittsburgh Penguins , Wednesday, May 31, 2017, in Pittsburgh. "A goal goes in and he can play the exact same way right after that, which is hard for any goalie to do, but especially one that's still really quite young".

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:43

Flight 128, An Airbus A330-300 carrying 370 passengers, was 10 minutes into a flight from Melbourne when Marks walked from his economy seat to the cockpit door clutching an electronic device and threatening to blow up the plane. Police wearing body army took the man off the plane. The time that elapsed before the device was removed and passengers were allowed to leave the plane was needed to ensure their safety, Chief Commissioner Ashton said, noting the initial uncertainty over whether the ...

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:30

The bench directed Attorney General of Pakistan (AGP) Ashtar Ausaf Ali, who has been appointed as prosecutor, to collect material related to the case. However, his objections were turned down by the Supreme Court. Hashmi's outburst, which appeared to reflect the party's conviction of the JIT's partiality, included the warning: "Those who are scrutinising them [Sharif and his sons], we will not spare you".

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:27

The airports of Chittagong and Cox's Bazar have also been closed; Cox's Bazar indefinitely and Chittagong's Shah Amanat International Airport until at least 2 p.m. At Kutupalong camp, which houses thousands of Rohingyas, 60-70 percent of the plastic roofs have been blown away and some mud walls have collapsed, but the refugees started repairing their shelters as the storm has weakened.

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:28

President Donald Trump weighs whether to withdraw the United States from the global pact. President Trump to speak about Paris Climate Change AccordThat's according to multiple congressional officials and others briefed by the White House on the decision.

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:24

Mr Trump has been handing out his mobile phone number to counterparts around the world, urging them to call him directly to avoid the red tape of diplomatic communications, officials have told AP. Mr Green said mobile phones are not terribly secure and the communications traverse a cellular network with well-known vulnerabilities. He was referring to the Signaling System 7, which links mobile phone networks.

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:23

Instead it is Labour that has closed the gap by moving up, from 26% on April 19 to 35% today. If it was reflected on election day, a nine-point lead for the Tories would not translate into a landslide victory. Some adjust their figures based on past voting preference. When the polls are wrong, they are usually almost all wrong in the same way, as in last year's USA presidential election, when all but a handful predicted a victory for Hillary Clinton.

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:21

Senior Government sources said Ms Rudd had the qualities required to be Chancellor and that they could "see it happening". And although there was no clear victor among the bickering, Ms Rudd's combative performance will have boosted her chances of becoming the next Tory Chancellor and a future leader of the party.

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:21

President Donald Trump is expected to announce his decision on whether to abandon the Paris climate accord Thursday afternoon US time (3 p.m. EDT; 1900 GMT). A draft document says Beijing and Brussels have forged a green alliance to combat climate change , reports the Financial Times . If America pulls out, it will put it in company with Nicaragua and Syria: "a tiny group of countries refusing to participate in the nearly universally supported Paris climate change agreement", the ...

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:16

President Donald Trump will announce his decision on whether to pull the United States out of the Paris climate accord during a Rose Garden event Thursday afternoon. Almost 200 countries signed the agreement in 2015. If the U.S. leaves, it would join just two other countries who have declined the deal: Nicaragua and Syria.

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:12

Tribes and environmental groups fear it might cause pollution. Opponents said the pipeline's route under Lake Oahe near the reservation would threaten the tribe's drinking water, and the oil it carries would be destructive to the climate.

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:10

British police arrested a man on Friday in connection with the suicide attack in Manchester as investigators focussed on tracing a second device believed to have been assembled by the bomber Salman Abedi . Gallagher tweeted that he was "in total shock and absolutely devastated" by the attack. British soldiers have been deployed in place of police officers to guard high-profile sites such as Buckingham Palace and Parliament.