What to know about the Trump administration and the Paris climate agreement

In its first day, the summit presided over by Italian Premier Paolo Gentiloni produced a joint declaration against terrorism, a separate document to the final statement that will be approved today. "First on the list, of course, is terrorism". Wh... More..

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Texas House Declines To Negotiate With Senate On Its Proposed 'Bathroom' Compromise
by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

Texas House Declines To Negotiate With Senate On Its Proposed 'Bathroom' Compromise

He was working with Senate Republican leadership and the Finance and HELP committees, which oversee health policy. Critics say the language is vague and won't have much of an impact on school policy. "The Hou...More..

Suspect arrested in fatal shooting of Virginia special agent
by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

Suspect arrested in fatal shooting of Virginia special agent

The driver of the auto remained at the scene and was taken into custody. 'Special Agent Walter was one of our fearless men and women in uniform who risk their lives every single day to protect their fellow Vi...More..

by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

Senate Republicans Blast The Latest House Health Care Bill

But for the second time now, one of the nation's most authoritative voices has confirmed that the GOP's American Health Care Act (AHCA ) would be a disastrous step backward when it comes to cost and quality ...More..

by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

Manchester Arena bomber wanted revenge, says sister

In the Libyan capital of Tripoli, security forces arrested the bomber's father, Ramadan Abedi, as well as his younger brother, Hashem Abedi. After the attack Manchester police raided a number of properties ac...More..

Newark Liberty International Airport Evacuated Following Discovery Of Suspicious Pressure Cooker
by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

Newark Liberty International Airport Evacuated Following Discovery Of Suspicious Pressure Cooker

There is police activity in front of Terminal A at Newark Liberty Airport. The bomb squad was called in. Police seized the cooker and were waiting to see if anyone would claim the property, a law enforcemen...More..

Texas approves bill to allow guns near school in parked cars
by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

Texas approves bill to allow guns near school in parked cars

At the same event, he "joked" about guns and reporters. It also waives the fee for Texas military personnel and peace officers. The fee reduction is projected to cost Texas approximately $12.6 million next ye...More..

Trump says will make decision on Paris climate pact next week
by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

Trump says will make decision on Paris climate pact next week

The leaders had all left before the protest began. Trump had said he would listen to what USA partners have to say at the G7 before making a decision on how to proceed. The communique notes the Americans ...More..

by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

Ohio State, Maryland men reach lacrosse title game

Ohio State rallied from a 7-3 halftime deficit to edge Towson, 11-10, in a thrilling NCAA semifinal match on Saturday afternoon at Gillette Stadium. Ohio State-Oklahoma should be one of the best college footb...More..

Woman-in-chains case property firm owner admits 7 murders
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Woman-in-chains case property firm owner admits 7 murders

Before Kohlhepp was charged with murder past year, he bought and sold real estate in Upstate South Carolina for a decade, and many people never knew he already had a criminal history. But she supported the pl...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Trump's budget means deep cuts for health care safety net

The cuts to programmes under the State Department are in part meant to fund an increase in the US's own military spending. Instead of breaking the precedents of Washington's political system that he critici...More..

10 inmates escape from Minnesota prison; 1 still on the lam
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

10 inmates escape from Minnesota prison; 1 still on the lam

DOC officials said the offenders were being transferred from the MCF-St. Before his capture, state patrol helicopters and K-9 units helped search for him, and north Minneapolis residents were asked to stay insi...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Mark Zuckerberg's Harvard Commencent Speech Reveals What He Cares About Most

Facebook - now one of the biggest tech firms, with almost two billion members worldwide - grew out of a website he created on campus. And yet, standing onstage at Harvard University in a crisp suit instead ...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Officials piece together events before nursing home shooting

Nurse Marlina Medrano, 46, nurse's aide Cindy Krantz, 48, and Kirkersville Police Chief Steven Eric Disario , 36, were killed in the Friday attack. His wife was expecting their seventh child. Storefronts w...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Trump says North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies need 'to pay their fair share'

Mr Trump has previously voiced strong support for last year's referendum vote saying he believed the United Kingdom would be better off out and predicted other nations would follow suit. "An optimistic interp...More..

State officials urge safety on waterways, roadways this summer
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

State officials urge safety on waterways, roadways this summer

Law enforcement has also seen a rise in the number of drownings and boating incidents past year as well. McDonough said that impaired driving is one of the leading contributing factors in fatal traffic crashes ...More..

Jose Mourinho sends message to Man United supporters about Zlatan Ibrahimovic
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Jose Mourinho sends message to Man United supporters about Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Herrera and co's victory last night meant that United are one of only five teams to lift each of European football's major trophies; The Champions League/European Cup, Europa League/UEFA Cup and the now defunct...More..

Kushner 'willing to co-operate' with probe
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Kushner 'willing to co-operate' with probe

The drumbeat of revelations surrounding his campaign's alleged ties to Moscow has only grown louder as Trump crisscrossed Europe and the Middle East, weighing on his discussions with European leaders, who, deep...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Uncertainty over Trump decision on Paris climate accord clouds Arctic meeting

Secretary of state Rex Tillerson will be asked to clarify the U.S. stance on climate change when he meets with foreign ministers of the Arctic Council in Fairbanks, Alaska, on Thursday. It's not clear wheth...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Clippers regard Spurs as legitimate threat to sign Chris Paul

This offseason, the Spurs are on the books for $93,664,962 - which assumes Tony Parker does not retire because he is owed $15.4 million next season - and Pau Gasol opts into his $16.1 million player option....More..

Trump 'Muslim ban': Federal judges hear appeal on revised executive order
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Trump 'Muslim ban': Federal judges hear appeal on revised executive order

The challengers had also argued that the ban violated a section of federal immigration law that prohibits discrimination in the immigration visa process on the basis of nationality. Following a lawsuit from t...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Palestinian President voices commitment to two-state solution

Tom Sutton, a political science professor at Baldwin Wallace University in Berea, said the tone of the trip affirmed two important allies the USA has in Israel and Saudi Arabia , which Trump visited ...More..

Appeals court upholds ruling against President Trump's travel ban
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Appeals court upholds ruling against President Trump's travel ban

The Maryland judge held that despite changes in the revised version the history of public statements "provide a convincing case that the objective of the second executive order remains the realization of the ...More..

Trump travel ban showdown headed for Supreme Court
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Trump travel ban showdown headed for Supreme Court

They also would have to decide if Trump's order violated the U.S. Constitution's bar against the government favoring one religion over another, as the ban's challengers assert. In her concurrence, Thacker calle...More..

Braun, Pina exit Brewers' tilt vs. D-backs
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Braun, Pina exit Brewers' tilt vs. D-backs

On current pace, Braun - a one-time MVP and five-time All Star - would hit 24 home runs and produce 65 RBI this year. Arizona Diamondbacks' Chris Owings is greeted by teammates after hitting a solo home r...More..