by | June 06, 2017 | 11:10

The White House on Monday denied suggestions from United States reporters that Mr Trump "picked a fight" with Mr Khan "because he was Muslim". President Donald Trump is criticizing his own Justice Department for asking the Supreme Court to review a "watered down, politically correct version" of the travel ban he signed in March.

by | June 06, 2017 | 11:05

They had a certainty about them that they'd play better than they had in the opener of these NBA Finals . WHAT'S NEXT: The teams meet Wednesday at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland for Game 6. "We love his voice", Curry said . We have to figure out a way to get him going early. Durant scored 38 points and dunked easily, six times in the first half alone and many of which he went untouched to the rim.

by | June 06, 2017 | 11:03

A Bloomberg spokesperson said the $15 million would cover the United States' share of the U.N. climate body's operating budget and it would come from Bloomberg Philanthropies and its partners, according to CNN . "We see the Paris Agreement and the low-carbon transition for what it is, the irreversible growth engine of our economies and the key to protecting our planet", he said.

by | June 06, 2017 | 11:04

The May 22 attack at Grande's Manchester concert killed 22 and wounded dozens more. One fan, who grabbed a selfie with Joan, tweeted the picture and wrote alongside it: " Ariana Grande's mum is strolling through the crowd telling fans: "do not be afraid" #onelovemanchester ".

by | June 06, 2017 | 11:00

Members of the group signed a statement announcing their commitment to adopting, honoring and upholding the goals of the agreement. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt on Sunday refused to say whether he and Trump ever talked about climate change before the President pulled the United States out of the global effort to combat it.

by | June 06, 2017 | 11:00

Monday's launch was the third ballistic missile launch by North Korea since South Korea's President Moon Jae-in was inaugurated on May 10. If anyone thought increasing pressure from the US or even China would convince North Korea to slow down its missile tests, that appears to be wishful thinking, reports CBS News correspondent Ben Tracy.

by | June 06, 2017 | 10:58

I just think that they were a little bit, sometimes should be a little bit more respectful", the 2016 champion told the gathered journalists. Muguruza, who lost 6-1 3-6 6-3, came back after a minute and said she would take any question. However, Mladenovic has had the most impressive victories, which is more encouraging, while besides her win over Venus, Bacsinszky has beaten up on players ranked outside of the top-50.

by | June 06, 2017 | 10:54

British authorities have named two of the three suspects in the attack. They said of Mr Khan: "He has risen above this crisis of death and destruction, as mayors continue to do, to alleviate fear, to bring comfort to his people of London and to give support to the first responders who continue to protect, defend and provide emergency care to his people of London".

by | June 06, 2017 | 10:52

Qatar has for years drawn the ire of Arab neighbors for its support of the Muslim Brotherhood and affiliated Sunni Islamist groups as well its sponsorship of the Al Jazeera television channel, which hosts frank discussions of politics in the region while also amplifying Qatar's pro-Islamist views.

by | June 06, 2017 | 10:52

The White House says President Donald Trump will welcome the president of Romania to the White House next week. But Spicer isn't the only White House staffer lavishing praise on Trump. Over the weekend, White House National Economic Council Director Gary Cohn - who was the second-in-command at Goldman Sachs before joining the White House - declared the president's economic development deal with Saudi Arabia to be unlike anything he had seen in his 30 years in business.

by | June 06, 2017 | 10:50

Qatar also supports the Muslim Brotherhood, has ties to Hamas, and hosts the media outlet Al Jazeera, which has reported stories the Saudi leadership dislikes. Qatar is also home to the sprawling al-Udeid Air Base, which is home to the forward headquarters of the USA military's Central Command. Central Command officials and the Pentagon did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

by | June 06, 2017 | 10:49

Qatar has denounced its diplomatic isolation as based on lies about it supporting militants. Doha is set to host the 2022 World Cup. The diplomatic broadside threatens the worldwide prestige of Qatar, home to a large U.S. "Qatar will know that there are alternatives, so they will be looking over their shoulder", he said. "It is obvious that the USA authorities will not give an opportunity to Iran to do a political maneuver during President Donald Trump's term, as it was during Obama's ...

by | June 06, 2017 | 10:49

The nonpartisan Partnership for Public Service says Trump has so far nominated 110 people for 559 positions. The group says 36 percent of Trump's nominees have been confirmed, compared with 59 percent for Obama, suggesting that Trump indeed has had fewer nominees confirmed.

by | June 06, 2017 | 10:49

Khan told Londoners there is "no reason to be alarmed", referring to the armed police officers being dispatched, but Trump's ambiguous remarks resulted in him being attacked by an unyielding media. Trump called Monday for a "much tougher version" of his travel ban and an "expedited" hearing for the measure before the Supreme Court. This was tweeted just after the first London terror attack from a few months back, but the interview was from previous year in respoonse to a NY incident, ...

by | June 06, 2017 | 10:46

Those wins guaranteed the home nation will have at least one quarter-finalist in Paris for the first time since Marion Bartoli in 2011. Piskova won 7-5, 6-1. World No 1 Murray, the runner-up in Paris to Novak Djokovic in 2016, brushed aside Karen Khachanov of Russian Federation 6-3, 6-4, 6-4. Then it affected her play.

by | June 06, 2017 | 10:41

On Monday morning, Trump upended the White House's week with a blitz of statements delivered via Twitter. Donald Trump will not use presidential powers to prevent ex-FBI director James Comey from testifying to Congress later this week, the White House has said.

by | June 06, 2017 | 10:38

To huge applause, Mr Khan told those gathered for the service in Potters Fields Park, near London's City Hall: "As a proud and patriotic British Muslim I say this you do not commit these disgusting acts in my name". British police staged more raids Monday and detained an undisclosed number of suspects in connection with the weekend London Bridge attack in the heart of the British capital that left seven people dead and scores hurt.

by | June 06, 2017 | 10:36

In the quest for Interior Secretary Ryan Zenke's vacated seat, Gianforte captured an estimated 50.3% of the vote with Democrat Rob Quist bringing in 43.9%. Greg Gianforte made a mess of things on the eve of the special election in Montana. "Last night, I made a mistake". "I don't advocate violence, but when you're told to back off, you need to back off".

by | June 06, 2017 | 10:36

Judith Mackay, an anti-tobacco advocate based in Hong Kong, said China has made strides with the public smoking bans in some cities and a similar ban covering schools and universities, but that's not enough. In addition to the health and economic costs linked to smoking , the WHO report for the first time delved into the environmental impact of everything from tobacco production to the cigarette butts and other waste produced by smokers.

by | June 06, 2017 | 10:32

Saudi Arabia , Bahrain and the UAE closed all transport ties by air, land and sea to Qatar . Supermarkets were besieged by shoppers yesterday as many rushed to buy food, leaving shelves bare and resulting in queues up to 25-people deep at some major stores in central Doha .

by | June 06, 2017 | 10:31

The US president responded: "At least 7 dead and 48 wounded in terror attack and Mayor of London says there is 'no reason to be alarmed!'" In his Monday's outburst, Trump also attacked the media for supporting Khan, saying they were "working hard" to sell the mayor's argument.

by | June 06, 2017 | 10:26

The United Arab Emirates (UAE), along with Saudi Arabia , Bahrain and Egypt , cut diplomatic ties with Qatar on Monday. Qatar defends these relations with diverse groups because it says there is considerable support for them among ordinary people across the Arab world.

by | June 06, 2017 | 10:26

Qatar shares the world's largest gas oil field with Iran and also follows the orthodox intolerant version of Wahhabi Islam, just like Saudi Arabia . Back in 2014, Saudi Arabia , Bahrain and the UAE withdrew their ambassadors from Qatar for several months in protest over alleged interference in their affairs.

by | June 06, 2017 | 10:26

Minnesota bounty hunters tracked Hutchinson to Texas and called in Corpus Christi based Fidel Garcia track him. They had been hired by a bail enforcement agency to return Hutchinson to Minnesota to face felony charges. Several hours later, 49-year-old Ramon Hutchinson arrived, and the two men walked into an office with guns drawn yelling. That's when all three men pulled out guns.

by | June 06, 2017 | 10:26

With the London attack dominating attention, a reduction in the number of police officers in England and Wales by nearly 20,000 during May's six years as interior minister from 2010 to 2016 shot to the top of the election agenda. Londoners have held a vigil to mourn the victims of the London Bridge attack and vowed not to be divided by extremist tactics, with the British capital's mayor Sadiq Khan saying the militants were bound to fail.

by | June 06, 2017 | 10:22

US President Donald Trump's war of words with the Mayor of London continued Monday, with the two men trading barbs even as the city mourns the victims of Saturday's terror attack. Mr Khan's spokesperson had described the first round of presidential tweets as "ill-informed" - and said they had deliberately taken his remarks out of context .

by | June 06, 2017 | 10:23

The US believes it is important that the Gulf Cooperation Council - which includes Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the UAE - remains intact, Tillerson said , urging the countries to sort out their differences. "The crux is that the UAE, Bahrain and Saudi Arabia think that Qatar has made their security situation and regional stability worse". Egypt and the United Arab Emirates quickly followed suit, saying that Qatar is destabilizing the region.

by | June 06, 2017 | 10:17

The American leader was calling out The Mayor of London , Sadiq Khan , after he insisted there's no reason people should be "alarmed" following the incident in London Bridge on Saturday night (03Jun17) which saw three men in a van mow down pedestrians before stabbing victims in nearby foodie destination Borough Market.

by | June 06, 2017 | 10:16

Qatar citizens 48 hours to leave Saudi Arabia and also banned Saudi citizen traveling to Qatar. Arab League Secretary-General Ahmed Aboul Gheit expressed regret on Monday that relations between Qatar and major regional powers had got to the point of suspending diplomatic relations.

by | June 06, 2017 | 10:17

Lawmakers should get the chance to hear from fired FBI Director James Comey " and President Donald Trump "is better served by getting all this information out". "There was a time when he used to come to Moscow but, you know, I never met him.Have you all lost your sense over there?" "They have been misled", he said of the American officials who suggest he helped get Trump in the White House, according to the Washington Post .

by | June 06, 2017 | 10:12

What was once a 20-point advantage, fueling predictions of a Conservative landslide and a massive parliamentary majority, has now been whittled down to three points in some polls.Corbyn was appearing after Conservative Prime Minister Theresa May on a special broadcast of the BBC show where the two candidates were quizzed by the audience back-to-back.

by | June 06, 2017 | 10:13

And Nunes was visibly absent from the House's second public hearing on Russian Federation, which featured former CIA Director John Brennan. FILE - In this February 10, 2017, file photo, then - National Security Adviser Michael Flynn sits in the front row before the start of the President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe news conference in the East Room of the White House , in Washington .

by | June 06, 2017 | 10:07

In announcing the decision to cut ties, Saudi Arabia accused Qatar of providing support to Shi'ite Iran, which is in a tussle for regional supremacy with Riyadh, and to Islamist militants. "We see the stability in the Gulf region as our own unity and solidarity", Cavusoglu told a news conference. "Dialogue should be continued under all circumstances so the existing problems can be solved in a peaceful way", he said.

by | June 06, 2017 | 10:09

Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant (35) shoots over Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James . All that triple-double, his NBA Finals tying record eighth, got him and the Cavs was a 14-point deficit going into the final quarter.

by | June 06, 2017 | 10:11

The United States will quietly try to calm the waters between Saudi Arabia and Qatar , current and former US officials said on Monday, arguing that the small Gulf state was too important to USA military and diplomatic interests to be isolated.