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by | June 02, 2017 | 04:39

Mr Putin also denied once again that his administration hacked the United States election a year ago. The Kremlin's aspirations for better ties with Washington have withered amid Congressional and FBI investigations into Trump campaign ties with Russian Federation.

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:35

Supporters of the accord say US withdrawal would provide an opening for other countries such as China and Iran to back out of the deal, clouding any prospects for future global climate initiatives. While traveling overseas last week, Trump was repeatedly pressed to stay in the deal by European leaders and Pope Francis. Schnoor said there could be some benefits to withdrawing from the Paris Agreement.

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:34

The Indian-American envoy's defence of Kushner , 36, came after the American media reported last week that he discussed to open a secret "back-channel" between Russia and Trump's presidential transition team in a meeting with the Russian ambassador to the US, Sergey Kislyak, last December.

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:36

The launch of the short-range projectile, which fell provocatively close to Japan , was the North's 12th ballistic missile test this year - in defiance of United Nations sanctions warnings and U.S. The Japanese Prime Minister said a "firm protest" was lodged with North Korea and that Tokyo would take action "together with the United States".

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:34

Former President Carter said in a statement Friday night, "Rosalynn and I are saddened by the death of Zbigniew Brzezinski". During his time serving as a counsellor to President Lyndon B Johnson from 1966 to 1968, he persuaded the administration to adopt peaceful engagement as the U.S.

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:31

It is one of dozens of USA campuses where speeches have been disrupted or canceled by student protests in the past year. Officers searched the campus and determined there was no active threat on Thursday, though Evergreen Police Services is in contact with the Federal Bureau of Investigation purusing further information.

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:34

He has called the encounter consensual. FILE – In this combination of file photos, entertainer Bill Cosby pauses during an interview in Washington on November 6, 2014, and Andrea Constand poses for a photo in Toronto on August 1, 1987. Two of the men selected on Monday said either they themselves or people close to them have been the victims of a sexual assault. The jury selection for Cosby's trial is generating a lot of interest both inside the Allegheny County Courthouse and on the ...

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:29

Gen. Ronald Dela Rosa says authorities have reviewed CCTV footage from the scene and the lone gunman "was not hurting anyone". Tikos Low said he was in the resort's casino, along with a few hundred other people, when the attack began. Again, we ask for your prayers and consideration during these trying times. Silva said he saw a SWAT member who was shouting: "I was hit, I was hit".

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:26

Further pressed by the reporter as to why the tweet stayed up for hours after it was posted, Spicer offered what was clearly meant to be an assurance that covfefe was not a typo but a deliberate message. White House press officer Sean Spicer has sought to defend an apparently garbled tweet by President Donald Trump which baffled and amused the internet.

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:25

The precise mechanism for withdrawal hasn't yet been determined, but Trump has made clear he plans to fulfill his campaign promises to withdraw. Musk said at the time that he would seek a consensus of fellow council members on recommendations for changes that could be suggested to Trump.

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:25

Army and armed police officers patrolled major sites across the country. Sources said the family are from Cheshire. Flowers and messages of condolence are left for the victims of the Manchester Arena attack. It is not clear whether Abedi was staying at the flat in the days before the bombing or if it was being rented by someone else who he met there. Abedi got his passport back after telling his father he was going on a pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia, but returned to England instead.

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:25

While Putin denied that Russian government officials were involved in the cyberattacks, it was the first time Putin admitted that any Russians whatsoever may well have had some sort of role in the hacks that upended the USA presidential election, and which are still dogging President Donald Trump and his administration.

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:27

Putin also put forward a theory that modern technology could easily be manipulated to create a false trail back to Russia'. DEMOCRATS - The U.S. has accused Russian Federation of coordinating the theft of emails from the Democratic National Committee and other institutions and individuals in the U.S.to influence the outcome of the 2016 presidential election.

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:25

The first plane hit the target but the second missed. Earlier in the day, Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said eight foreign terrorists believed to be members of ISIS were among those killed in clashes in Marawi since fighting broke out last Tuesday.

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:14

The U.S. had agreed under former President Barack Obama to reduce emissions to 26 percent to 28 percent of 2005 levels by 2025 - about 1.6 billion tons. Supporters of the deal say it's not an either-or choice. Shortly before Trump's press conference at the Rose Garden , the White House confirmed reports that Trump would withdraw from the agreement.

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:16

It was the Gunners' third FA Cup triumph in four years and could appease fans who has been calling for the Frenchman's contract not to be extended. "We went to work on Diego Costa ", Mertesacker said after the win at Wembley , as quoted by the Mirror .

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:16

Trump , however, has always been critical of the global climate accord, calling global warming a hoax, and had pledged to withdraw from the deal during the presidential elections campaign previous year. Last week, at the G7 summit, world leaders made an unprecedented statement: alone, without the U.S., they highlighted the importance of the Paris Agreement .

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:12

President Trump , in his announcement Thursday , claimed the accord would cost the USA 2.7 million jobs by 2025. "Pulling out of Paris is the biggest thing Trump could do to unravel (former President Barack) Obama's climate legacy", Axios' Jonathan Swan wrote early Wednesday .

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:12

The latest arrest took place in the Rusholme ward of Manchester on Friday and followed by a few hours the detention of another suspect in the inner-city Moss Side neighbourhood, Efe news reported . While British authorities believe the attacker was part of a larger network, they're concerns about leaks in the investigation. We won't let this divide us.

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:12

Nick Dearden, director of Global Justice Now, said: "Amidst the series of ill-informed and autocratic policies that Trump has enacted since coming to power, his decision to pull out of the Paris accord stands out as the one that will have the most long-term and disastrous consequences for the world".

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:10

Portland stabbing suspect Jeremy Christian justified his crime by citing patriotism- and called for more to be killed during his formidable arraignment on Tuesday (May 30). Best and Namkai-Meche died of multiple stab wounds. "Our prayers are w/ them". "You hear me? Die", Christian screamed while being led out of the court.

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:07

Paul Spiegel, the director of the Center for Humanitarian Health at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, says the health challenges facing the world are growing more and more complex. Price congratulated Tedros in a statement following the vote. Not to be outdone, the second candidate, David Nabarro of Britain, put in a vigorous performance.

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:58

Also moving lower, shares of Tesco PLC (TSCO.LN) (TSCO.LN) gave up 1.3% after the latest Kantar data on United Kingdom supermarkets showed the grocer's market share fell to 27.8% in the 12 weeks to May 21. "The return of USA and United Kingdom markets yesterday (after holidays) saw a little bit of weakness creep in as we head into month end and what has been a positive month for markets, with records broken on an nearly daily basis", said Michael Hewson, chief markets analyst at CMC Markets.

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:51

President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday that Russian Federation does not have any "tight" military relationship with Pakistan, and asserted that its close friendship with India can not be diluted. Petersburg International Economic Forum on June 2, 2017 as Guest of Honour. This will be the first Indian prime ministerial visit to Spain in almost 30 years after the visit of then Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi in 1988.

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:41

The Taliban says it was not involved. On Thursday, Kabul was reeling from its deadliest attack since 2001, with anguished families burying their dead as authorities cleared away mangled wreckage and public anger mounted over the government's failure to protect citizens in the heart of the capital.

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:44

The prime minister, who had a frosty relationship with Trump's predecessor, heaped praise on the president throughout the two-day visit, declaring: "We understand each other". - has refused to officially recognize eastern Jerusalem and its Jewish holy sites as part of Israel. "He was unbelievable!" said Liat Hirsch, a housewife in Jerusalem.

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:44

Four were issued to ousted national security adviser Flynn , the president's personal attorney, Michael Cohen , and their respective companies . "Today the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence approved subpoenas to be issued as part of the ongoing investigation into Russian active measures during the 2016 campaign", the release stated.

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:38

British police arrested two more people and searched a new site in Manchester suspected of links to the concert bombing that left 22 people dead, as British authorities complained bitterly Thursday about investigation leaks by US officials.

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:38

That's what Trump says in a tweet , and he adds: "MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN!" Leaving the underlying treaty - the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) - would be faster, and could be completed within a year. At the center of it: Gary Cohn, the president's chief economic adviser - and a Democrat - who supports staying in. But Trump said opponents of the accord in his Republican party and industries like coal, oil, and and electric utilities have also been pushing ...

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:39

Putin said the "Russo-phobic hysteria" in the U.S.is aimed "against the current president of the U.S.to prevent him from working normally", but predicted "this will end, sooner or later". The Prime Minister emphasized the role of the private sector in enhancing trade and commerical ties between the two countries, adding that India and Russian Federation are close to achieving the target of 30 billion U.S.

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:40

But his dismissal had nothing to do with Rice's death. Timothy Loehmann was sacked for providing false information in his application to join the Cleveland Police Department , allegedly lying about how his brief period of time with the Independence Police Department came to an end, Cleveland .com reported .

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:37

Trump's announcement fulfills one of his top campaign pledges. In pulling out Mr Trump, who has described climate change as a hoax by the Chinese to hurt United States manufacturing, would be honouring a pledge made on the campaign trail to quit Paris and boost fossil fuel production at home.

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".