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Author: 0 Putin: US Probe Into Alleged Meddling and President Trump Collusion is 'Hysteria'

While Trump has claimed that evidence of global warming is partly an elaborate hoax, Putin agrees with the overwhelming consensus of scientists that climate change is being driven by man-made carbon emissions. Russia's relations with the West have slumped to their lowest point since the end of the Cold War due to the crisis in Ukraine and differences over Syria .

Author: 0 Trump goes to Supreme Court, insists travel ban on Muslims

A panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, which covers Hawaii, heard the governments arguments in that case last month, but has not yet ruled . But the appeals court rejected that view, saying they shed light on the motivations behind Trump's order. The revised order eliminated Iraq, exempted permanent residents and visa holders and removed a preference favoring persecuted religious minorities.

Local Mike Pence's Graduation Speech Was Interrupted by Students Walking Out
Author: 0 Mike Pence's Graduation Speech Was Interrupted by Students Walking Out

A religious social conservative, Pence is a former IN governor who was born IN the state and also served as one of its representatives IN Congress for 12 years. This is a good man who is coming here for graduation", she said. Before Pence spoke, Notre Dame valedictorian and student speaker C.J. Pine gave a speech calling for religious freedom and equality for Muslims.

Author: 0 Texas House passes ban on transgender bathrooms in schools

Senfronia Thompson, a Houston Democrat , said Sunday as other members on the floor applauded her, according to the Associated Press . The latest version of the bathroom bill would require schools to provide single-person bathrooms, should transgender people elect to use them.

Author: 0 For President Trump, decisions accompanied by drama

EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt and White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer repeatedly refused to answer whether President Donald Trump believes in climate change during the first White House press briefing following the U.S.'s withdrawal from the Paris Agreement.

Local Reasons Withdrawing From the Paris Agreement is a Terrible Decision
Author: 0 Reasons Withdrawing From the Paris Agreement is a Terrible Decision

Trump's decision to back out of the Paris Climate Accord was met with animosity among several world leaders. In his announcement, Trump claimed the Paris agreement would cost Americans 2.7 million jobs. The carmaker said on Thursday that despite the withdrawal it "will not waver from our commitment to the environment". Germany's Angela Merkel, who in the past has been dubbed the "climate chancellor" for her efforts to fight global warming, said her country would "continue to fulfill our ...

Local Syria chemical attack was provocation against Bashar Assad: Vladimir Putin
Author: 0 Syria chemical attack was provocation against Bashar Assad: Vladimir Putin

Kelly sits down for a one-on-one interview with the Russian leader later Friday. He went on to imply hackers made a political calculation to leak information at certain times . "We here [at the forum] somehow do not yet feel that the temperature is rising". Kelly launched into the question-and-answer portion of the day after the panel of guests had all spoken, with Putin being joined by Austria's Chancellor Christian Kern, Moldova's President Igor Dodon, and India's Prime Minister ...

Author: 0 Minister Steinitz repeats his concerns over Trump's Saudi arms sale

There was instead a much calmer United States leader telling Muslim counterparts that "this is not a battle between different faiths" but "a battle between barbaric criminals who seek to obliterate human life, and decent people of all religions who seek to protect it".

Local Trump poised to pull US from Paris Climate deal
Author: 0 Trump poised to pull US from Paris Climate deal

Business leaders, normally strong supporters of Republican initiatives, had vigorously appealed to Trump not to abandon the agreement. Peabody Energy, for example, said on May 19 that it would "support the decision" to withdraw and that staying would require "multiple improvements", such as the USA greenhouse gas emissions target being "substantively modified".

Author: 0 Video shows bounty hunters approach man before shootout

Peters says Hutchinson had been sought since March when he failed to appear for court in Hennepin County, which includes Minneapolis. In 26 seconds of video captured on cell phone , you can see the moment bounty hunters Fidel Garcia and Gabriel Bernal approached suspect Ramon Hutchinson.

Local Comey to testify Trump pressured him to end Russian Federation probe
Author: 0 Comey to testify Trump pressured him to end Russian Federation probe

At a Wednesday briefing, press secretary Sean Spicer said inquiries about the Russian Federation investigation must be directed to Marc Kasowitz, another of Trump's personal attorneys. People close to Comey have said he wants to clear his name through public testimony. It doesn't sound like Comey will speak on the campaign's possible involvement with Russia's election interference, but he will spill the beans on #45's attempts to stop the FBI's probe.

Author: 0 Americans to Congress: Don't touch Medicaid funding

Here are highlights of the poll , as explained by Mollyann Brodie , senior vice president of Public Opinion Research at Kaiser. The division falls along party lines, with 78 percent of Democrats saying they approve of the Affordable Care Act and 67 percent of Republicans favoring the AHCA.

Local 3rd worker found dead after blast at Wisconsin corn mill
Author: 0 3rd worker found dead after blast at Wisconsin corn mill

The other dead employees were identified as Duelle Block, who was a mill operator, and Robert Goodenow, who operated a forklift. Friends of Block's girlfriend quickly set up a GoFundMe page to assist her with the expenses for the 13-month-old daughter he left behind.

Author: 0 "Bathroom bill" continues to bedevil Texas politics

He accused the Senate of deliberately not approving the bill. Since 2004, Texas has hosted more combined Super Bowls, NBA All-Star Games and NCAA men's Final Fours than any other state, and San Antonio is scheduled to host another Final Four in 2018.

Local Trump 'Poised To Quit Paris Climate Deal'
Author: 0 Trump 'Poised To Quit Paris Climate Deal'

Trump has repeatedly expressed doubts about climate change, at times calling it a hoax to weaken U.S. industry. Peskov said Russian Federation has yet to see what announcement Trump makes. The Sierra Club said a USA withdrawal from the Paris deal would be a "historic mistake". The official insisted on anonymity in order to discuss the decision before the official announcement.

Author: 0 New England states join Paris climate goal alliance

They aren't likely to change course. A study mentioned by Trump estimated that if the USA meets its Paris goal for reducing carbon emissions it will cost 2.7 million U.S.jobs by 2025. Those urging the Trump administration to keep the US promise on the Paris agreement have made opposite charges around the potential jobs impact. The risk with the USA exit, however, is that other nations might attempt to back down on their commitments, putting more burden on countries like India and China.

Local Summer meal program to include MealSpot food trailer
Author: 0 Summer meal program to include MealSpot food trailer

Just text "Food" to 877-877 and receive a text back with the address of summer feeding sites closest to you. The agency typically holds more than 20 similar programs throughout the summer in Southwest Virginia. To find locations near you, visit freesummerfood.org or text SUMMERNV to 877877. · Parents don't need to apply to the program to get a free summer meal for their kids.

Author: 0 AHCA will cause harm to many

Nearly half of those polled, 49 percent , say they have a favorable view of the Affordable Care Act , while only one-third, 31 percent, say the same about the proposed Republican alternative, the American Health Care Act . The AHCA is a bad bill-especially if you are 50 and older. If insurers stop receiving cost-sharing reduction payments known as CSRs, the department said, the requested increase would be 20.3 percent.

Local Penguins, Predators face unusual extra time off in Cup Final
Author: 0 Penguins, Predators face unusual extra time off in Cup Final

In the 1992 Stanley Cup Final, the Pittsburgh Penguins were the defending Stanley Cup Champions and they hosted Game #1 . He had a slap shot from Nashville defenseman P.K. Clarke MacArthur and Tom Pyatt scored for Ottawa and Craig Anderson surrendered three goals on 35 shots. Teams that have won the first two games of the Cup final have gone on to win the title 90 per cent of the time (45 of 50), including the last three occasions with the 2012 and 2014 Los Angels Kings as well as ...

Author: 0 International Media Slams Trump's Decision To Exit Paris Accord

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Trump's announcement to turn his back on the Paris pact was "highly regrettable, to put it very mildly". The U.S. Since Taiwan is also making efforts to achieve the carbon emission reduction aims put forward by the worldwide community, "our efforts will not change just because the USA are withdrawing from the climate change agreement", Huang said.

Local Man in Trump Hotel case released to live in GA
Author: 0 Man in Trump Hotel case released to live in GA

The overnight release followed a protracted Superior Court hearing in which the prosecutor dropped a request that Moles be held on two criminal counts: unlawful possession of a firearm, a federal offense, and unlawful transport of a firearm, a District offense.

Local Three Ex-Penn State Officials Get Jail Time
Author: 0 Three Ex-Penn State Officials Get Jail Time

If he had ordered an investigation, it is "highly likely Spanier could have spared some if not all of the victims who were molested by Sandusky", Shapiro said. " Graham Spanier has already suffered severely through public shaming, loss of employment, and significant reputational harm", Silver wrote. Curley and Schultz each pleaded guilty to child endangerment.

Local Jared Kushner has some explaining to do on Russian Federation, if he can
Author: 0 Jared Kushner has some explaining to do on Russian Federation, if he can

Trump must return to the realities of being president. It has been claimed Kushner discussed setting up a backchannel with the Russian ambassador in December. [H.R.] McMaster [and Homeland Security] Secretary [John] Kelly over this weekend say, they are not concerned. So you know there's a lot of different ways to communicate - back-channel, publicly - with other countries".

Author: 0 Trump Petitions Supreme Court To Review Travel Ban

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Trump's executive order "is well within his lawful authority to keep the nation safe". As the case "enjoins a formal national-security determination by the president of the United States " there is also a strong likelihood the court would want to take the case, he added.

Local Republican congressman says God will 'take care of' climate change
Author: 0 Republican congressman says God will 'take care of' climate change

In Walberg's defense, he did admit that he believes climate change is a real thing, but doesn't see it as being a "real problem". "I think there are cycles", Rep. Administration officials like Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and senior adviser Jared Kushner - as well as businesses like ExxonMobile, Shell, Chevron and BP - urged Trump to uphold the pact.

Local Celebrate National Donut Day with free donuts!
Author: 0 Celebrate National Donut Day with free donuts!

Doughology in Lynbrook, Long Island is offering a free donut with the purchase of a large hot coffee or large cold brew coffee. Meijer: On National Donut Day get a free donut with any bakery purchase. Get a free doughnut of any flavor at participating Krispy Kreme locations . Which sounds like an unnecessary explanation, but they mostly just mean no speciality donuts .

Author: 0 'Armed suspect' at Orlando airport speaking with police negotiator

Pettigrew then laid on the ground, but police did not initially approach him because the fake gun - which officers did not yet know was not real - was close to him. Glorializ Colón Plaza, 20, told the Orlando Sentinel she was just getting off work from Virgin Atlantic airlines when she saw everyone hiding. Officers were eventually able to get him to drop the weapon.

Local Cleveland police officer who shot and killed 12-year-old is fired
Author: 0 Cleveland police officer who shot and killed 12-year-old is fired

Timothy Loehmann , who killed Rice, was sacked because of inaccuracies on his application form, Cleveland Public Safety Director Michael McGrath said at a news conference. "Both our officers reacted to the events that unfortunately unfolded before them". "I'm relieved that Loehmann was sacked, as he should be", said Samaria Rice , Tamir's mother .

Author: 0 Comey expected to confirm Trump asked him to drop Flynn investigation

Comey will discuss his interactions with Trump, during which the president allegedly pressured the former director to provide information regarding ongoing FBI investigations. According to Lichtblau, Comey and Bob Mueller have been discussing the parameters that would govern what he can and cannot say during his testimony, in order to not interfere with any ongoing criminal investigations with the public testimony.

Local Vestas expects major wind investments despite United States climate deal exit
Author: 0 Vestas expects major wind investments despite United States climate deal exit

The White House said Mr Trump had already spoken to Ms Merkel over the phone, as well as the leaders of Britain, Canada and France, saying the U.S. The President framed his decision as a "reassertion of America's sovereignty" in a speech at the White House's famous Rose Garden. He responded to Trump's decision Thursday by stating he remained committed to goals of a 2015 agreement with mayors from China that agreed to carbon-emission reduction benchmarks.

Author: 0 Schwarzenegger, in video, slams Trump over exiting climate deal

One World Trade Center, the Kosciuszko Bridge and New York City Hall also changed their spots in order to show their stance against the US President. President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from it. Terblanche also cautioned "it is still fairly early days" to assess the impact of Trump's "complex announcement".

Author: 0 Ariana Grande Announces Benefit Concert in Manchester

Police say two men were arrested overnight in Manchester and in the Withington area south of the city. Queen Elizabeth visited the Royal Manchester Children's Hospital, where some of the casualties have been treated, and was filmed chatting with a girl lying injured on a ward.

Local Amber Alert issued for 3 children after fire at Kansas home
Author: 0 Amber Alert issued for 3 children after fire at Kansas home

Their disappearance is related to a deadly fire in Wichita 321 N. Ash St, Wichita, KS. During their efforts at the location, they discovered a deceased woman. Wright was last seen leaving the scene of the fire in this vehicle, according to the alert. He is 6-feet and weighs around 158 pounds. The identity of the woman found dead has not been released.

Author: 0 Democratic AGs set to fight Trump over climate

The U.S.is the world's second-largest emitter of carbon, following only China . The Climate Reality Project, a group founded by former US Vice President Al Gore, encouraged counties, cities, and states in the US to reject Trump's decision and continue the fight for the planet.

Author: 0 German envoy to USA downplays Trump-Merkel tensions

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Tuesday stressed the importance of Berlin's transatlantic alliance with the US, but said that her country must engage with other nations. " Trump , he is an unprecedented president". "Through Chancellor Merkel, we will be able to work with the European Union ". Merkel rejects most of his criticism as baseless.

Local White House Truncates Media Briefing, Leaving Questions Unanswered
Author: 0 White House Truncates Media Briefing, Leaving Questions Unanswered

Comey , the Federal Bureau of Investigation director he fired on May 9? President Donald Trump praised his son-in-law Jared Kushner for the work he has done in the White House amid Federal Bureau of Investigation scrutiny of Kushner's contacts with Russian Federation and rumors of tension in their relationship.

Author: 0 Chiefs release WR Maclin in midst of voluntary workouts

That season Maclin caught 87 passes for 1,088 yards and 12 touchdowns in 15 games. He played two seasons for Mizzou, recording 2,315 receiving yards, 668 rushing yards, 22 receiving touchdowns and six rushing touchdowns. With that kind of firepower already in the fold, I think the Patriots could benefit even further from adding a player like Jeremy Maclin . Robinson, a fourth-round pick previous year, played mainly on special teams as a rookie.

Author: 0 UN chief: Climate action 'unstoppable,' nations should stay course

According to the terms of the climate deal, the withdrawal won't become effective until shortly after the 2020 presidential elections. "In any case", he responded. Meanwhile, Greenpeace Southeast Asia Director Naderev Saño said this day should be remembered as the time when the USA "turned its back on those who needed its leadership, ambition, and compassion".

Local AA Confirms Disturbance On Flight To Hawaii
Author: 0 AA Confirms Disturbance On Flight To Hawaii

American Airlines Flight 31 , an Airbus A321 from Los Angeles to Honolulu , landed safety at 11:35 a.m. HST. The passenger, identified as 25-year-old Anil Uskanil , had previously been arrested after a worker at Los Angeles International Airport claimed to have seen him walk through a security door in the terminal, towards an airfield ramp.

Local India remains committed to Paris climate deal despite United States withdrawal
Author: 0 India remains committed to Paris climate deal despite United States withdrawal

The U.S. last month struck a Syrian air base with cruise missiles after accusing Assad's military of killing scores of civilians with a nerve agent launched from the base. Putin also criticized US eavesdropping on its own allies like Germany, saying such activity inevitably backfired. -India- Russia ties are not utilitarian.

Author: 0 Americans Increasingly Think Their Health Care Will Get Worse

Since April 2017, more Americans have had a favorable view of Obamacare than an unfavorable view. Funding for Medicaid - the health program for the poor that President Donald Trump had promised not to cut - would be slashed by more than $800 billion over 10 years, costing 14 million people coverage under that program alone.

Local Germany and China see eye-to-eye on trade
Author: 0 Germany and China see eye-to-eye on trade

China has always argued it's unfair for developed countries-who have already enjoyed the economic growth that comes with spewing carbon into the atmosphere-to curtail the growth of developing countries like China. Key differences remain in trade, as well, while the European Union ramps up its trade defence instruments to protect businesses from Chinese dumping - especially in the steel sector.

Local Merkel To Host Chinese Premier In Berlin Ahead Of EU-China Summit
Author: 0 Merkel To Host Chinese Premier In Berlin Ahead Of EU-China Summit

Without mentioning the United States specifically, amid reports President Donald Trump is poised to announce his country will withdraw from the agreement, he said China has been "actively promoting the Paris agreement and we were one of the first countries to ratify the Paris agreement".

Author: 0 Putin statement on Kuril Islands, U.S. military rattles Japan

Despite the conclusion from the USA intelligence community that hacking of the Democratic National Committee and Hillary Clinton's campaign was directed by Russia, Putin maintains his country was not involved. "We don't know each other, we've never met ", Putin said on Thursday, before offering an assessment of the USA leader. Putin also said that Trump's promise to negotiate new conditions for the United States of America leaves hope for reaching a compromise before the Paris deal is ...

Author: 0 Some US Cities And States Aren't Giving Up On The Paris Agreement

Russian President also said that Trump's promise to negotiate new conditions for the United States leaves hope for reaching a compromise on the Paris deal before it takes effect in 2021. The U.S. cities and states still planning to follow the goals of the agreement are reportedly negotiating with the United Nations and submitting a plan to officially be part of the deal.

Local Cleveland Police Fire Officer Who Shot Tamir Rice
Author: 0 Cleveland Police Fire Officer Who Shot Tamir Rice

As for Frank Garmback , he would also be required to undergo additional tactical training after his ten-day suspension ends. "It makes it even more challenging and more hard in terms of accepting it if it happens at the hands of a police officer".

Local Kathy Griffin facing Secret Service probe over Trump head images
Author: 0 Kathy Griffin facing Secret Service probe over Trump head images

Kathy Griffin says she's received death threats since holding up a bloody head that resembled President Donald Trump , and is accusing him and his family of "using their power to target her". The Community Arts Theater in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, posted on its website that the show had been dropped "due to the recent controversy surrounding Kathy Griffin and the concern for the safety and security of our patrons and staff".