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Jun 16 2017

California signs low-carbon pact with China in defiance of Trump

During the summit, environment ministers of Germany, Canada, France , the U.K., Japan and Italy endorsed the Paris deal as "irreversible" to combat climate chan...

Jun 16 2017

Gunman who shot top GOP congressman had history of arrests

Colleagues said Mr Scalise had been fielding at second base at a local park in Alexandria, just across the Potomac River from the nation's capital, as the Republicans p...

Jun 16 2017

Congressional baseball practice shooting: What we know about the victims

Gun control advocates, already on the defensive, insist they're not abandoning their efforts in Congress or state legislatures. Representative Steve Scalise , 51, was ...

Jun 16 2017

Turkish opposition party begins 250-mile protest march

With thousands gathered in protest, Kilicdaroglu said: "Everyone needs to defend the independence of the judiciary and justice in this country". The Hürriyet Daily New...

Jun 16 2017

Any misadventure on GST will be disastrous: NC

According to him, the constitutional amendment 101 doesn't apply to the state and the special assembly session will take a final call over the issue. Rather. This is publ...

Jun 16 2017

Afghanistan: Explosion hits crowded Kabul Shiite mosque

The group has targeted minority Shia Hazaras in Afghanistan before. "Three civilians and one policeman was killed and eight others were wounded". In the capital, Kab...

Jun 16 2017

Texas congressman's staffer among those wounded in shooting

Williams' legislative correspondent Zack Barth who is a 2015 graduate of the University of Texas at Austin was shot in the leg at the baseball field. "When I got i...

Jun 16 2017

Friend says Trump is considering 'terminating' Mueller

Tuesday morning, Trump supporter Ari Fleischer, who served as President George W. Bush's press secretary, again highlighted the issue of Mueller's probe being handled by ...

Jun 16 2017

Candidates for governor run on different priorities

Bush aide Ed Gillespie . Stewart, a former co-chair of President Trump's Virginia campaign, came within a little more than 1 point of upsetting GOP front-runner ...

Jun 16 2017

Arrest warrants out for Turkish agents, others in DC melee

Speaking at a fast breaking "iftar" dinner for the state protocol in the capital, Erdoğan said that Turkey will take immediate action if it's security is at stake. In t...

Jun 16 2017

'I am sickened,' Sanders says of shooter who 'apparently' volunteered on campaign

The senator said he was "sickened" by the shooting and condemned the violence. Sanders said he is keeping Scalise, congressional staffers, and wounded police in his...

Jun 16 2017

Adele Pays Emotional Visit to London's Grenfell Tower After Deadly Apartment Fire

Seventeen people have been confirmed dead in the fire that engulfed a London tower block on Wednesday, emergency services said, with many people still missing and fi...

Jun 16 2017

Congress seeks normalcy, heads back to work after shooting

Sanders says the man authorities identified as opening fire on the practice had apparently volunteered on his presidential campaign. "I am sickened by this despicable...

Jun 16 2017

Special Counsel Probing Trump for Possible Obstruction

But as the legal rope has tightened, Mr Trump's allies have gone on the offensive, questioning the credibility of the special investigator Mr Mueller, a respected former ...

Jun 16 2017

London Tower Block Fire Rises to 17, More Feared Dead

He says most of the highrise fires he's seen stay contained to the apartment where they began. Assistant Fire Commissioner Dan Daly said:,"Firefighters wearing breathin...

Jun 16 2017

Columnist Kirsten Powers: 'How was Sen. Harris hysterical?'

She is also the only prosecutor, and it shows. Sessions' evasiveness didn't satisfy Harris . Thirteen men were tasked with creating a healthcare plan that could have t...

Jun 16 2017

London fire death toll at 17; 'miracle' if anymore survivors

Up to 600 people may have been inside the building's 120 apartments when the blaze started and apparently spread rapidly from a lower floor to the top of the tower. She v...

Jun 16 2017

Mueller investigating Trump for obstruction of justice, Washington Post reports

Ahead of the hearing there had been suggestions that Sessions might have had a third, unreported, encounter with Kislyak in April 2016, at Washington's Mayflower Hotel, w...

Jun 16 2017

Sinn Fein says will oppose any deal that undermines peace deal

A Scottish Conservatives spokesman said: "Even for the SNP, Nicola Sturgeon's attack on the Conservative talks with the DUP takes hypocrisy to new levels". Brexit Secreta...

Jun 16 2017

Imran says PM did not provide anything new to the JIT

According to body language experts Dr Sara and Dr Wajahat, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was visibly nervous after he stepped out to address media personnel from the Judi...