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Global Why Jeremy Corbyn won't be in the West Country today
Author: 0 Why Jeremy Corbyn won't be in the West Country today

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May meets Carl Hatton, who works on the fishing vessel Avon Valley as she visits the Plymouth fisheries in Plymouth on Wednesday. "He is not prepared to take action against terrorists". "That is what happens if you demonise immigrants", he said. "Because intrusion in my life is not nice but I am there, I'm an elected politician, it kind of goes with the territory, you might say".

Author: 0 Explosion at corn milling plant rocks Wisconsin town

Crews are still trying to determine how secure the building is. Columbia County sheriff's officials said the scene is still active and they are still working on accounting for everyone. Williams said the three- or four-story structure housed the mill's lab. "We've had multiple fire departments, ambulances from numerous communities, multiple Medflights", Williams said.

Author: 0 World risks four-year legal grey zone if Trump quits climate pact

On May 22, the billionaire businessman tweeted that he "spoke directly" with Trump about the agreement and that "many others have too". The agreement committed rich and poor countries to take action to curb man-made greenhouse gases, which 97 percent of scientists who actively study climate change affirm "is a significant contributing factor in changing mean global temperatures".

Global Trump plans to pull US from Paris deal
Author: 0 Trump plans to pull US from Paris deal

Trump had waffled on his decision whether to keep the United States committed to the landmark 2015 agreement or fulfill his campaign promise to pull out. "Yet, not everyone will move at the same pace or with equal vigor", he said . "Four years of the Trump administration may have only modest consequences, but eight years of bad policy would probably wreck the world's chances of keeping warming below the worldwide target of 2 degrees Celsius", Michael Oppenheimer, professor of ...

Global Trump 'pulling' USA out of climate deal
Author: 0 Trump 'pulling' USA out of climate deal

Trump will announce his decision on whether to leave the accord on Thursday at 3 p.m. (1900GMT), he said on Twitter. The Paris Agreement is a deal reached between 195 countries to gradually reduce emissions that cause climate change in order to prevent a major increase in the global temperatures that could raise sea levels, spark major droughts, and lead to more unsafe storms.

Author: 0 Trump's communications director set to leave W.House -Trump adviser

Wednesday's very brief, off-camera gaggle could be a sign of what future interactions between the White House and the media will be like. The resignation of the White House's communications director may be the first in a series of changes to the West Wing as the Trump administration attempts to fight growing legal and political threats while also trying to push forward the President's legislative agenda.

Author: 0 Trump's communications director Mike Dubke quits

The secure channel reportedly would have used Russian diplomatic facilities in an apparent move to shield pre-inauguration discussions from monitoring. Since then, a dozen nervous House Republicans and at least four previously supportive Senate Republicans, have broken ranks with the White House over the need for serious investigation.

Global Macedonia's parliament endorses new government
Author: 0 Macedonia's parliament endorses new government

Lawmakers voted 62-44 just before midnight Wednesday to confirm a 26-member Cabinet proposed by Zaev, who leads the Social Democrat party. Forty-four voted against and five abstained. Greece regards Skopje's use of the name as a territorial grab, and in protest it has been blocking Macedonia's accession into the European Union and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation.

Author: 0 Speaker says Illinois Legislature will miss budget deadline

It is aimed at easing the process of merging or dissolving townships or for cities to absorb townships occupying the same geographical area. Grayslake Democratic state Rep. Secretary of State spokesman Henry Haupt told The Daily once legislators adjourned at roughly 9 p.m., the public had an hour to leave the building.

Global USA anti-ISIL envoy Brett McGurk should be changed, Ankara says
Author: 0 USA anti-ISIL envoy Brett McGurk should be changed, Ankara says

Erdogan had been in Washington to visit with Presidnet Donald Trump and protesters gathered outside of the Turkish ambassador's residence in Washington , D.C. The statement said a Turkish-American was "seriously injured" in self-defense. The U.S. says it summoned Turkey's ambassador to the State Department.

Global Trump summons Muslim nations to confront 'Islamic terror of all kinds'
Author: 0 Trump summons Muslim nations to confront 'Islamic terror of all kinds'

He added it is a "battle between barbaric criminals who seek to obliterate human life, and decent people of all religions". "This is a battle between good and evil", the US President added. Urging countries to deny terrorists space to operate, Trump said, "The first task in this joint effort is for your nations to deny all territory to the foot soldiers of evil.Every country in the region has an absolute duty to ensure that terrorists find no sanctuary on their soil".

Global China detains activist investigating Ivanka Trump shoe factory
Author: 0 China detains activist investigating Ivanka Trump shoe factory

The advocacy group had reportedly been planning to issue a report next month that claims the factory takes part in low pay, excessive overtime , and worker mistreatment, according to The Washington Post . The man is now accused of illegally using the interception equipment, according to Li Qiang, the CEO from China Labor Watch . "We were unaware of the allegations and will look into them immediately", a spokeswoman for Marc Fisher, which manufactures Ivanka Trump, Easy Spirit and its own ...

Author: 0 Venezuelan Opposition Threatens Goldman Sachs over $2.8bn Bond Deal

Opponents of President Nicolas Maduro want worldwide investors to avoid such purchases because they help to finance a "government accused of human-rights abuses", WSJ reports. The New York-based investment bank came under fire by Venezuelan politicians and protesters in New York opposed to Maduro, who say the deal nonetheless provided the cash-strapped government hundreds of millions of dollars in badly-needed hard currency.

Global Malaysia in top 25 most competitive economies
Author: 0 Malaysia in top 25 most competitive economies

Hong Kong has been crowned as the world's most competitive economy for the second consecutive year, according to World Competitiveness Yearbook 2017 complied by the Switzerland-based International Institute for Management Development (IMD).

Author: 0 Jeremy Corbyn refuses to rule out Labour coalition deal with SNP

He said that away from the Westminster village there was a "very different story", highlighting "the enthusiasm, the step-change, and the whole ambition of people to win this election for Labour, to elect a Labour government with a majority to carry out what will be an agenda that will radically improve the lives of so many people".

Author: 0 Two militants killed in Sopore gunfight

Police said the two militants were holed up in a house. Sources say the grenade thrower was caught on a CCTV camera. "We asked the terrorists to surrender, but they refused and opened fire". The latest encounter comes days after the security forces killed Sabzar Ahmad Bhat, successor of slain Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani, in south Kashmir's Tral region.

Author: 0 UK Prime Minister Theresa May boycotts TV debate despite Labour challenge

Mr Corbyn will also highlight Labour's plans to cap school class sizes at 30 for five to seven-year-olds and provide free school meals to all primary school children. But a poll by Kantar put the Conservative party on 43% (+1) ahead of Labour on 33% (-1), the Lib Dems on 11% (+2) and Ukip unchanged on 4%. "Refusing to join me in Cambridge tonight would be another sign of Theresa May's weakness , not strength".

Author: 0 The White House Mess

Now these stories are driven in part by leaks from various White House factions dumping on rivals, so you can hardly blame reporters for vacuuming them up. As CBS2's Dick Brennan reported, the president's son-in-law and senior adviser, Jared Kushner , is now a focus of the investigation into possible collusion between Trump's associates and Moscow .

Author: 0 Canada to 'keep marching on' in climate fight, despite Trump

Trump could expedite the process by quitting the U.N. Framework Convention on Climate Change, signed by President George H.W. Bush and ratified by the Senate in the early 1990s, which laid the foundation for the Paris accord. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said during his Senate confirmation hearing in January that he would recommend that the USA remain in the climate pact.

Author: 0 Trump poised to pull out of Paris climate deal: U.S. media

The decision over Paris has deeply divided the Administration, with internationalists, such as Tillerson, arguing that it would be beneficial to the United States to remain part of negotiations and worldwide meetings surrounding the agreement , as a matter of leverage and influence.

Author: 0 President Trump to announce Paris climate deal decision

Trump's comments came during a brief press availability in the Oval Office with Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc. An environmentalist and progressive, Mr Musk has been under pressure from Tesla staff and his legion of fans to abandon Mr Trump over the President's past controversies, such as a court-rejected entry-ban into the United States for people from up to seven Muslim-majority countries.

Author: 0 Milbank: Trump bumbles across the Middle East

The Israeli Ambassador to the United States couldn't contain himself after President Donald Trump implied Israel is not located in the Middle East, putting his head in his hands in disbelief at the statement. embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem and the building of Jewish settlements in the West Bank, sidestepping the routine USA condemnation of settlement construction and ignored past support for a Palestinian State.

Global What is the Paris climate agreement? 9 things to know
Author: 0 What is the Paris climate agreement? 9 things to know

The first option would be to exit the 2015 accord itself, but that would take almost four years to fully execute. The news unleashed a backlash on Twitter among some politicians and pundits, who framed the supposed recklessness of a withdraw by highlighting the two other countries whose leadership refused to sign the accord - Syria and Nicaragua.

Global Trump plans to pull U.S. from Paris climate deal
Author: 0 Trump plans to pull U.S. from Paris climate deal

President Donald Trump will announce Thursday whether the United States will withdraw from the Paris climate accord, as aides reportedly said a pullout is likely. Although Trump said this past weekend that he was still considering whether to remain in the pact, Axios reported this weekend that it's already a done deal.

Author: 0 Jeremy Corbyn challenges Theresa May to Cambridge debate

The Daily Telegraph newspaper's rolling average of the last eight polls put the Conservatives on 44 per cent, Labour on 36 per cent, the centrist Liberal Democrats on eight per cent and the anti-EU UK Independence Party (UKIP) on five per cent.

Author: 0 UN Leader Warns Of Faltering US Influence

Trump economic adviser Gary Cohn told reporters on Saturday in Sicily that the president had told his fellow G7 leaders that "the environment is very, very important to me, Donald Trump " - but voiced his concern that the US was falling behind India and China in manufacturing.

Author: 0 Jeremy Corbyn WILL take part in the BBC Election Debate

He replied: "300,000 people elected me to lead this party and I am very proud to lead this party". This is a product of a process in our party. "Come on Prime Minister, come and have a chat, come and have a debate and I can be ever so polite, but there are a number of questions I want to put to you".

Author: 0 California governor looks abroad for climate changes allies

Trump had been under pressure from G-7 allies overseas and supporters of the accord at home, including those in his inner circle and big businesses such as the oil giant Exxon, who had urged him to stay, and renegotiate it if necessary. When he was asked on Twitter what he would do if Trump withdrew the USA from the Paris pact, Musk replied that he would have "no choice but to depart councils in that case".

Author: 0 Narendra Modi's four-nation tour: PM to arrive in Spain today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today left for Russian Federation after concluding a "successful" visit to Spain where he paid a courtesy call to Spanish King Felipe VI and held wide-ranging talks with President Mariano Rajoy . "The resilience of our relationship is based on the fact that it rests on the principles of equality, trust and mutual benefit", Modi said. The prime minister will begin his three-day Russia sojourn with a visit tomorrow to the Piskariovskoe cemetery, a memorial for ...

Author: 0 Meet Dr Tedros Ghebreyesus - the new World Health Organization chief

Another key WHO mission is managing global health emergencies, Dr. Tedros said, pointing to changes put in place by his predecessor Dr. Margaret Chan , that had led to the swift detection of the current Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).

Global Afghan guards killed, American contractors injured in Kabul attack
Author: 0 Afghan guards killed, American contractors injured in Kabul attack

The target of the explosion in the Wazir Akbar Khan area was not immediately known, but Afghan Ministry of Public Health spokesman Ismail Kawasi said most of the casualties were civilians, including women and children. Ten New Zealanders are now registered as being in Afghanistan. Insurgent groups have been on the offensive ever since the drawdown of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation troops from the country in 2014.

Author: 0 Russia says systematically bombing militants fleeing Syria's Raqqa

The oil-rich province straddles the border with Iraq and is the extremist group's last gateway to the outside world. The U.S. -backed alliance Syrian Democratic Forces , which is dominated by the PKK's Syria offshoot, is closing in on Raqqa from the north, west and east, but has not yet battled its way to areas south of the city.

Author: 0 Trump expected to delay US embassy move to Jerusalem

Officials say, however, that Trump's renewal of the six-month hold to keep the embassy in Tel Aviv does not mean he's made a final decision about the embassy's location. Trump avoided any public mention of a potential embassy move during his visit to Israel and the West Bank in May. Administration officials who have spoken in favor of the embassy move include Ambassador to the U.N.

Author: 0 Bombing in diplomatic area of Kabul kills 64, wounds scores

The Afghan interior ministry says 64 people were killed and as many as 320 were wounded in the massive vehicle bombing in Kabul earlier in the day. A suicide bomber first blew himself up at the rear of hospital, across the road from the heavily fortified USA embassy, which provided the signal for three attackers with automatic weapons and hand grenades to open fire inside the complex, according to witnesses.

Author: 0 United Kingdom police make new arrest in concert bombing investigation

She said 22-year-old Salman Abedi complained of being treated badly in Britain and was troubled why there seemed to be no outrage over his friend's slaying. Manchester police said the eight arrests were "significant" to the investigation that is expected to include raids and searches for the next several days.

Global As Trump grapples with crisis, communications aide steps down
Author: 0 As Trump grapples with crisis, communications aide steps down

He has not set the date for his last day on the job and is leaving on good terms, according to local media outlet Axios News, which first reported his departure citing a senior administration official. Dubke , 47, helped found Crossroads Media, a Republican advertising firm in Virginia. The White House should thus be settling in for a long siege.

Author: 0 Malaysia Airlines plane diverted over disruptive passenger

A Malaysia Airlines plane was forced to turn back just minutes into a flight after a passenger tried to "enter the cockpit" . Malaysia Airlines has released a full update on the incident on its official Twitter page. Nonetheless passengers on board were extremely frightened as the men was shouting that he was going to blow up the plane. Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over the Ukraine in 2014 with the loss of all 283 passengers and 15 crew and Flight 370 with 238 people ...

Global Musk to quit advisory panels if Trump withdraws from climate deal
Author: 0 Musk to quit advisory panels if Trump withdraws from climate deal

President Donald Trump is ready to make good on another campaign promise, tweeting out that he'll be announcing his decision on the Paris Accord over the next few days. will not be dissuaded or distracted from our responsibility to reduce our climate pollution and show that we can thrive as a city by investing in sustainability", he said.

Global US considers pulling out of Paris climate deal
Author: 0 US considers pulling out of Paris climate deal

The December 2015 agreement dealing with greenhouse gas emissions mitigation has, as of May, been signed by all 197 countries in the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change , except Syria and Nicaragua . Such an assertion stands in defiance of broad scientific consensus. A White House official told the Associated Press there might be "caveats in the language" regarding the withdrawal from the accord, leaving open the possibility that the withdrawal may not be final and ...

Global General Election 2017: Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn makes a debate u-turn
Author: 0 General Election 2017: Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn makes a debate u-turn

While she is still expected to win, with a lead of between five percentage points and 14 points in six polls released over recent days, financial markets are now digesting a bigger range of outcomes than they previously had considered. "If they do, I am confident that we can fulfil the promise of Brexit together and build a Britain that is stronger, fairer and even more prosperous than it is today", she will say.

Author: 0 Business as usual between India, Pakistan on LoC

Addressing a presser here at his Gupkar residence, Tarigami said, "I believe the Rawat as being an Army Chief should not have made such statement". He said the world was getting aware of the situation in IoK but there was a need to further highlight this issue.

Author: 0 Trump expected to pull out of Paris Climate Agreement

The Paris climate accord, known as the " Paris Agreement " by the United Nations , is an worldwide agreement reached in 2015 aimed at reducing carbon emissions, slowing rising global temperatures and helping countries deal with the effects of climate change.

Author: 0 White House seeks to wall off Russian Federation questions

White House chief of staff Reince Priebus thanked Dubke in a statement and said Dubke had "offered to remain onboard until a transition is concluded". "It's not so easy to find an Federal Bureau of Investigation director in the Trump administration", the White House official said. And now, again, the very people relied on for keeping the government honest are guilty of their own misfires when it comes to Trump and Russian Federation.

Author: 0 Watch Jeremy Corbyn argue why Theresa May should debate him on TV

And she made a point of saying that she could LOSE the general election , which is taking place three years earlier than needed. Jeremy Corbyn would find himself "alone and naked" in Brexit negotiations if he becomes Prime Minister, Theresa May has claimed.

Global Christy Clark won't quit as BC premier, will recall house
Author: 0 Christy Clark won't quit as BC premier, will recall house

The agreement also calls for restoring funding to education, health care and a referendum on a proportional representation voting system that will occur in October 2018, concurrent with the civic election. "This is a new era for politics in B.C. - one where British Columbians are truly the winners", said Weaver. There, John Horgan, the apparent premier-in-waiting, and the Greens' Andrew Weaver, flanked by their entire caucuses-standing together, of course, united behind their leaders-put the ...

Author: 0 White House communications director Mike Dubke quits after 3 months

Trump's son-in-law has recently come under fire for reportedly seeking to communicate with Russian Federation through back-channels during Trump's campaign, and is now a person of interest in the growing F.B.I investigation. Dubke was the rare Trump newcomer in a White House in which personal relationships and proximity to the president is the currency. The person wasn't authorized to publicly discuss private policy deliberations and insisted on anonymity.

Author: 0 Donald Tusk urges Trump to stay in Paris climate pact

If he does pull the USA, the world's second largest greenhouse gas polluter, from the accord it would leave just America , Syria and Nicaragua as the only nations not committed. Ted Cruz and U.S. Sen. "They're going to make their own decision, but we all need to be moving forward". Today , news broke about President Trump's plans to withdraw from the Paris climate agreement .

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