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Merkel: no turning back from historic Paris climate pact

It may be years, however, before the country can formally exit the deal, but Trump said he'll immediately halt implementation. Trump declared Thursday he was pulling the U. China's state-backed People's Daily Online pointed to China's commitment to the treaty and said "China and European Union to tackle climate change together amid US retreat".

Under Armour's Kevin Plank disagrees with Trump's withdrawal from Paris climate agreement

Plank is one of several CEOs to speak out against Trump's decision . We as a nation do it better than anyone in the world in striking the balance between growing jobs and our economy while also being a good steward of our environment.

Dayton Blasts Legislators, Even as He Allows Budget Bills to Become Law

Paul Torkelson, R-Hanska, said. "As I stated earlier, I am disappointed in the governor's behavior and his decision to veto our operating budget over differences he previously agreed to", said House Speaker Kurt Daudt in a statement late Wednesday.

Kathy Griffin to address controversial photo

The president tweeted that Griffin "should be ashamed of herself" for posting the images. The comedian said she is also getting "detailed death threats". Clearly, the Republican Party wasn't too sympathetic. Griffin said as a comedian, she's going to make fun of the president. However, WATE 6 On Your Side legal analyst Greg Isaacs said she could potentially face legal action.

Poorer nations robust in the face of Trump pullout from climate deal

They say it was drawn up before Mrs May had been able to speak to the president and she wanted to hear his views first before deciding on her position. Some of the fiercest criticism came from Europe, where many leaders had made personal appeals to Trump to stick with an accord backed by 195 nations.

3 brothers missing in Wichita; woman found dead after fire

Investigators say they believe Dane A. Wright has abducted William J. Thompson III, 12, Ethan A. Thompson, 5, and Damien A. Wright, 2. Crews found the body of a woman in the home. The woman's identity hasn't been released. He is 6-feet and weighs around 158 pounds. He is believed to be traveling in a white four-door 2001 Ford Focus with license plate 718 JHX.

Officer Involved In Tamir Rice Shooting Fired From Cleveland Police Department

The death of Rice, who was African-American, came to exemplify the kind of complaints about excessive use of police force that have defined the Black Lives Matter movement. His dismissal is effective immediately, officers said. Garmback also will be required to attend additional tactical training. He added, "I think our officers have learned that there are best approaches to incidents and with the training that they are receiving, to bolster the training they've had in the past, hopefully we ...

Kathy Griffin says she's receiving death threats

Griffin later said during the press conference that she "would never want to hurt anyone, especially a child". Griffin apologized Tuesday on Instagram , saying "I beg for your forgiveness". Griffin posted a public apology on her social media account after the president and First Lady Melania Trump said their 11-year-old son Barron was disturbed by the photo.

President Trump To Mark Memorial Day With Visit To Arlington National Cemetery

The president also used Twitter to thank the men and women who died in service to the United States. Speaking at Arlington, Mr Trump said: "To the entire Kelly family, today, 300 million American hearts are joined together with you". At the same time, amid reports that the President is planning a major shake-up inside the White House, there is said to be mounting talk that Mr Kushner may be obliged to take a leave of absence until the issue is resolved.

Donald Trump shouldn't have withdrawn from Paris Climate Accord: Vladimir Putin

If we can, great. "And if we can't, that's fine". In a statement , Downing Street said the Prime Minister "expressed her disappointment with the decision and stressed that the United Kingdom remained committed to the Paris Agreement ". "Maine is especially vulnerable to the impacts of climate change, where our environment and economy are so closely linked", she said in a statement released in the wake of Trump's announcement.

India says committed to climate pact despite US withdrawal

It has also prompted many to anticipate the world's "impending doom " with some Twitter users forecasting global disruption and proposing possible solutions and lifestyle changes. Pittsburgh's mayor, Democrat Bill Peduto, shot back on Twitter that his city, long the heart of the U.S. steel industry, actually embraced the Paris accord.

Huma Abedin Has Reportedly Filed for Divorce from Anthony Weiner

A spokesman for the law firm representing Weiner , Covington & Burling, said he would plead guilty on Friday morning but offered no further details. However, under his plea deal, he is expected to get between 21 and 27 months. "And yet I remained in denial as the world around me fell apart". Weiner came under FBI investigation following the social media report about his online relationship with a teenager from North Carolina.

Trump asks Supreme Court to bring back travel ban

The administration's Supreme Court filings reflect numerous same arguments that its lawyers have made in the lower courts, including their view that statements President Donald Trump made as a candidate - before he took the presidential oath - should not be considered.

Is 'bathroom bill' proof that business no longer drives the Texas Legislature?

Republican State Rep. Chris Paddie states that the amendment preserves the "privacy, dignity and safety" of Texas students. "We have been clear that discriminatory legislation would have a chilling effect on economic development, make recruitment and retention more hard and stifle investment in Texas", Chris Wallace, president of the Texas Association of Business, said in a statement .

Trial beginning for officer who killed motorist

Anthony police officer Jeronimo Yanez pulled over a 1997 Oldsmobile on the evening of July 6, 2016. The aftermath of the shooting of Philando Castile by Officer Jeronimo Yanez was captured on video by Castile's fiancee. Paul area and surrounded the governor's mansion. John Thompson was Castile's friend and watched as the prospective jurors took their seats today. Phil Stinson, a professor of criminal justice at Bowling Green State University in OH, says police officers shoot and kill ...

Trump aide says 'small group' gets Trump tweet

Dubke, 47, who has worked closely with White House press secretary Sean Spicer , served as a behind-the-scenes player helping manage communications strategy and responses to crises such as the firing of James Comey as Federal Bureau of Investigation director, as well as rollout plans for policy and other initiatives.

Wrong number text leads to free Stanley Cup tickets

And Predators defenseman P.K. Subban added to the frenzy by guaranteeing a Predators' win in Game 3, then doubling and tripling down on his prediction. Penguins goaltender Matt Murray , who turned away 37 of 38 shots in Game 2, trails as a +550 wager to emerge as this year's Conn Smythe victor. "There's nothing that can replace Peks", Ellis said.

Player's Network Subsidiary Gets Recreational License in Nevada

The complaint alleges the Department of Taxation never had a public meeting indicating how many distributors would be needed to meet the demand. "The statute clearly gives a priority and exclusive license to alcohol distributors, in order to promote the goal of regulating marijuana similar to alcohol", Wilson wrote in an 8-page opinion.

New Yorkers React to Trump's Withdrawal From the Paris Agreement

Trump announced he would withdraw the US from the Paris agreement , which the Obama administration joined in 2016 after years of negotiating with United Nations member countries. "We provided our islands as a launching pad for them to achieve their objectives and now we are facing the biggest war of our time , they are abandoning us", he told the Fiji Broadcasting Corporation during a visit to the neighboring island.

Is Trump isolating our strongest allies by backing away from key agreements?

Asked if Mr Trump was right to say that the U.S. would continue to be the most environmentally friendly country in the world, Mr Terblanche said the president's announcement had been complex and would take some time to analyse. The White House claims the accord "is a BAD deal for Americans" and that by withdrawing Mr Trump will keep "his campaign promise to put American workers first".

Train stabbing survivor says don't focus on him

Death to ANTIFA [anti-fascism]. (AP Photo/Gillian Flaccus). A heart-shaped wreath covered with positive messages hangs on a traffic light pole at a memorial for two bystanders who were stabbed to death Friday, while trying to stop a man who was yelling anti-Muslim slurs and acting ag.

Thirteen soldiers die in helicopter crash after it hits high-voltage electricity line

Outlawed Kurdish rebels claimed on Friday they had downed a military helicopter that crashed this week in southeastern Turkey killing 13 soldiers, a news agency reported. Maj. Gen. Aydin Aydogan who died in the crash was involved in the military operation against the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK). "Our hero comrades in the helicopter fell as martyrs", the army said.

Nevada Allows Pari-Mutuel Wagering on eSports

The Public Utilities Commission of Nevada (PUCN) will need to make a recommendation on battery purchases by October 1, 2018. "Tick Segerblom, who has sponsored or co-sponsored numerous session's pot bills, said Sandoval would sign Senate Bill 375 on Friday".

Trump says U.S. to quit Paris climate pact; allies voice dismay

Trumps decision is a setback for the environment and for U.S. leadership position in the world. Some other groups expressed measured support for Trump's decision, saying it provided an opportunity to fix problems with the deal. To work together on concrete solutions for our climate, our environment. Meanwhile, the president of the World Coal Association, Benjamin Sporton, offered an opaque response.

Police find 'significant' vehicle in Manchester bomb probe as residents evacuated

As a precaution, people were being evacuated from the nearby Ronald McDonald House, which offers accommodation for families with children who are being treated in the hospital. He also appealed to the public for any information: "We are very interested in anything people can tell us about the movements of this auto, and who was in it, over the past months".

Bullet Shot Through Window in New Haven Hits Man's Head

A New Haven man has died overnight after he was shot in the head inside his home Thursday night. Now, New Haven has the Shotspotter system, a bunch of microphones that listen for gunfire, and Shotspotter heard 10 gunshots. The shooter is described as a shorter, thin man wearing a black, oversized hooded sweatshirt and light-colored jeans, police said. Police were at the scene through the night and recovered evidence, including ballistic evidence, Hartman said.

Search crews find body believed to be missing Haines City woman

Yanela Lorente left her house in Haines City Sunday evening and vanished, Fox 13 Tampa reports. Her body was discovered in a wooded area at the Hilochee Wildlife Management area in Polk County. The sheriff's office also said that an autopsy determined that she committed suicide and died as a result of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Her family, meanwhile, was being consoled by Haines City police after arriving from South Florida earlier this week to help with the search.

Sean Spicer said Trump knows what 'covfefe' means

When Spicer accused the media of propagating fake and false stories during Tuesday's briefing, he provided a single inaccurate tweet about a minor story as evidence then refused to offer more examples. The disclosure of the back channel put the White House on the defensive. As Jared Kushner comes under increasing scrutiny in the explosive Russian Federation probe of President Trump, a growing group of Democratic lawmakers want his security clearance revoked.

Body of Trumbull man found in ME pond

The search effort began Thursday night on Panther Pond in Raymond and continued Friday morning. His body was found at 9:15 a.m. Friday, wardens said. Hughes did not have and was not wearing a lifejacket, according to game wardens. After examination, Hughes body will be transported to CT to a funeral home there.

Monroe student makes it to the finals at National Spelling Bee

Musurlian, who finished in a two-way tie for second, has a mother from Hungary and great-grandparents from Western Armenia, who, unlike most of their immediate family, survived the Armenian Genocide. Still holding the trophy, the Golden State Warriors fan wished her team good luck in the ongoing National Basketball Association finals. Mira Dedhia, an eighth-grader from IL finished third.

Asian Markets Soar After Trump's Paris Withdrawal Announcement

Notably, Michael Bloomberg, the former mayor of New York City, is coordinating an effort among leaders , businesses and universities to formally submit a plan to the United Nations that pledges to meet the USA targets drawn up in the agreement , the Times said .

2 men indicted in OH in theft of National Guard Humvee

According to the indictment, Bollinger and Thompson concealed the vehicle from March 19 to 24 with the intent to convert the vehicle for Bollinger's own use. This earned them each one count of theft of government property and receiving stolen government property, according to a press release from the U.S. Attorney's Office at the Department of Justice.

Governor calls for precautionary special session if lawmakers fail to reach deal

Fischer says the Senate plans to produce its own measure, not attempt to amend the House plan. House leaders said they're protecting against revenues coming up short. Lance Harris, head of the House Republican delegation, noting the Legislature's intent to bring a workable long-term plan to the session. Senate President John Alario says their plan also fully funds the TOPS scholarship program.

Angela Merkel Slams Donald Trump's Decision to Quit Paris Accord

USA allies voiced dismay over Trump's move, and France, Germany and Italy dismissed his suggestion that the global pact could be revised. The decision sparked reaction from around the world and locally. The billionaire said: "In order to fulfill my solemn duty to protect America. the United States will withdraw from the Paris climate accord ". Trump has taken a hard stance on climate change; at times calling it a hoax by China.

Federal investigation opened after city votes down mosque

On Tuesday, Matthew Reilly, a spokesman for the U.S. Attorney's Office in New Jersey, confirmed to WNYC News that the office is investigating an issue concerning a local Muslim group receiving the proper permits to build a mosque. The Department of Justice on Tuesday unveiled a settlement between a different New Jersey town that requires it to allow a mosque to be built after a similar zoning dispute.