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U.S. pullout from Paris climate accord a betrayal of humanity's future

The president made a very informed, and I think thoughtful and important decision for the country's benefit. During his confirmation hearing , Pruitt he didn't believe that climate change was "a hoax" but that it was " subject to continuing debate ".

'I will do what is necessary' in wake of London attack

He remained unnamed last night but Sky News reported he had taken on all three of the terrorists and only stopped when he was "forced to ground". British police said 21 remained in critical condition Sunday night. ISIS has often made such claims not just when it has sent attackers, but when extremists carrying out deadly plots were inspired by the group's ideology.

What will happen to the Green Climate Fund without the US?

But Britain did not sign a joint statement by the leaders of Germany , France and Italy, who said they regretted Trump's decision and insisted that the accord can not be renegotiated. Pruitt said during a press briefing. That's in spite of entreaties from everyone from former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney to Secretary of State and former Exxon CEO Rex Tillerson to Ivanka Trump .

'Spectacular' Ronaldo revels in Madrid's dream finale

However, Real and Ronaldo weren't to be denied, as further goals from Casemiro, Ronaldo and Marco Asensio meant the final 20 minutes were played out to a carnival atmosphere with chants of "champions" and "viva España". In the latter stages of the campaign he improved and made some fine stops on the final day against Malaga to ensure his team lifted the title for the first time since 2012.

Ariana Grande Changed Benefit Concert Setlist to Honor Victim of Terrorist Attack

The " Dangerous Woman " singer also joined other acts on stage, including Victoria Monet, Coldplay and the Black Eyed Peas to sing, " Where Is the Love? ". "We're broken-hearted for children who lost their parents and parents who lost their children from this senseless, senseless horror", he said. The show is being broadcast live across the globe.

European Climate Experts Slam US Withdrawal From Paris Agreement

Trump's announcement was a letdown for Macron, who had one week earlier pleaded with the U.S. president to reconsider, when they met in Brussels and at the G7 meeting in Sicily. The decision made by U.S. President Donald Trump to back out of the worldwide climate agreement adopted in Paris in 2015 has provoked fierce reactions in Europe.

London terror attack: Canadian Christine Archibald 'died in her fiance's arms'

She was killed during the attack in her fiancé's arms on London Bridge, according to her soon-to-be sister-in-law Cassie Ferguson. Earlier, the Archibald family released a statement through the Canadian government that she had worked in a homeless shelter until she moved to Europe to be with Ferguson.

Canadian killed in London terror attack identified

The Islamic State said a "soldier" from the group carried out the attack. Here is what we know about the attack, which came 12 days after a suicide bombing in Manchester and just days ahead of Britain's general election on Thursday. Forty-eight people, including two police officers, were treated at hospitals. London's Metropolitan Police said officers were still working to inform the families of the seven dead victims.

Curry, Durant lead Warriors to 2-0 lead with 132-113 rout

The Warriors have not lost since their three straight setbacks against the Cavaliers in Games 5-7 of the 2016 NBA Finals. Golden State equaled its four turnovers from Game 1 in the initial 5:12. The big nights from the former MVPs made coach Steve Kerr a victor in his return to the bench after a more than six-week absence following complications from back surgery.

President Trump lays wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns

They died in war so we could live in peace. In his speech, the president recognized the Gold Star families at the service. "Thank you for joining us as we honor the courageous warriors who gave their lives for ours-Spending their last moments on this earth in defense of this great country and its people", Trump began.

Trump mulling gag on public testimony of ex-FBI chief

FBI Director James Comey testifies before the House Intelligence Committee hearing into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. election, on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., March 20, 2017. In short, it wouldn't be a clear-cut or simple path to blocking Comey's testimony , and it might not even hold up under a court challenge. "So, he said it once at dinner, and then he said it twice during phone calls".

I will never be a striker - Ronaldo warns Zidane

Real Madrid were labelled "insatiable" and "masters of the universe" by an adoring Spanish press on Sunday after writing more Champions League history by thrashing Juventus 4-1 to win the trophy for the 12th time. He helped Wales to the semi-finals of Euro 2016 last summer, but missed three months of this season after undergoing ankle surgery in November. (Miralem) Pjanic's shot was deflected wide, Casemiro's shot was deflected into the goal.

Key figures in trial of officer who killed Philando Castile

Gray said Reynolds' statements about the permit should be omitted. The trial is expected to draw intense national scrutiny in the wake of acquittals of police officers who faced similar charges for fatally shooting unarmed black men. Anthony Police Officer Jeronimo Yanez , 29, with one count of second-degree manslaughter and two counts of risky discharge of a firearm in November.

Courts could put Texas GOP's aggressive agenda to the test

The state hopes to avoid the public image disaster that threatened to cost North Carolina some $3.7 billion over 12 years, according to an estimate by the Associated Press . After costly boycotts, lawmakers voted on a partial repeal of the measure. "Transgender youth deserve the same dignity and respect as their peers, and this craven attempt to use children as a pawn for cheap political points is disturbing and unconscionable", said JoDee Winterhof, the Human Rights Campaign's senior ...

Ariana Grande breaks down singing 'Somewhere Over the Rainbow'

Ariana Grande hosted a three-hour-plus benefit concert for the victims of the bombing at her May 22 show at Manchester Arena . She sang a rendition of her hit "One More Time", which has a special significance, as it was her encore on the fateful night.

D'Youville gets grant to ready teens for college

While the grant process was competitive, Castleton Upward Bound received additional points for exceeding its objectives in the areas of grade point average, standardized tests, secondary school retention and graduation, and postsecondary enrollment and graduation in the previous grant cycle - a testament to Castleton University's institution-wide commitment to excellence in educational opportunity.

Powerful explosion rocks Kabul killing 90 people, injuring over 350

The Taliban has denied involvement, saying the insurgent group has nothing to do with Wednesday's bombing or any attacks that target civilians. "This is the second day that we are searching for my nephew Habibiullah and have been to all Kabul hospitals, still couldn't find him", he said.

Braley pitches, homers as So. Miss beats So. Alabama, 8-3

The Diamond Dogs meet Illinois-Chicago (39-16) in an elimination game at 1 p.m. today. Mississippi State starting pitcher Cole Gordon simply didn't have it on Friday night and it was evident on his very first pitch. Braley and Tracy Hadley both homered during a four-run fifth inning, which gave the Golden Eagles (50-14) a 7-2 lead. Bell scattered six hits and three earned runs with three strikeouts and two walks.

Trump filed for an extension on 2016 tax return

The filing deadline for Americans who receive an extension on their tax returns is October 16, more than four months from now. The deadline to file for taxes was April 17. And three pages that surfaced previous year showed he had claimed a $916 million loss on his 1995 return, which could be used to reduce his taxes by offsetting later gains.

House Subpoenas Flynn, Cohen, and Unmasking Requests by Obama Trio

Four of the subpoenas are related to the Russian Federation collusion aspect of the investigation and three - Samantha Power, Susan Rice, and John Brennan - pertain to the Obama administration's unmasking activities. But Nunes' spokesman told the Post that "it is standard operating procedure for the House Intelligence Committee to forward all committee members' questions from both parties to the appropriate agencies, whether or not they are answered".

Trump Is Deciding Whether to Block Comey's Testimony, Says Kellyanne Conway

The officials say there's been no final decision and the matter remains under discussion. Trump was spending part of Saturday at the Trump National Golf Club outside of Washington . Presidents can assert executive privilege to prevent government employees from sharing information. The paper also points out that President Obama used the privilege once while in office during a congressional inquiry into how weapons ended up with Mexican cartels.

Wake Forest rallies past Mountaineers

This is the hardest game we've had so far in the regional. Kind of like the football team when you have fourth-and-inches: The whole team wants to go for it and sometimes the coach won't let you. Ivan Gonzalez went 3-for-5 with three RBI. "It gives you three shots to drive in the winning run with the middle of the lineup, 3-4-5 coming up".

Steve Kerr coaching Golden State Warriors in Game 2 of NBA Finals

Steve Kerr is a kidder. But in reality, he was far from the difference in this one. Kevin Love and LeBron James have combined for 27 for the Cavaliers . And Game 2 of the NBA Finals is starting like a 100-meter dash. This didn't sit well for Cleveland, which lost 113-91. Yet if LeBron's teammates don't step up, this will be a quick series.

Portland Train Attack Suspect Yells "Free Speech or Die" In Courtroom

The alleged attacker, Jeremy Joseph Christian , 35, was arrested and is charged with aggravated murder , among other counts. Unease about white supremacist activity in Portland deepened after the fatal stabbings of two men who tried to shield young women from an anti-Muslim tirade, and some people worry that the famously tolerant community could see a resurgence of the hostilities that once earned it the nickname "Skinhead City".

Police Raid Anti-Erdogan Rally in Istanbul

A Turkish news agency put out video claiming a protester instigated the brawl by pelting a Turkish official with a water bottle. John Bass , the USA ambassador to Turkey , was summoned to the country's Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Monday in Ankara and given " written and verbal protest " that blamed the altercation on "aggressive and unprofessional actions taken, contrary to diplomatic rules and practices , by US personnel", according to a statement by the Turkish government.

Schumer hits Trump over budget cuts following London attack

British police rushed to an incident on London Bridge on Saturday after witnesses said a van ploughed into pedestrians and one woman told Reuters she saw people who may have had their throats cut. May said the vote would take place as scheduled Thursday because "violence can never be allowed to disrupt the democratic process". But even with campaigning suspended, May made a strongly-worded - and inevitably political - statement in front of her 10 Downing St.

See Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus Sing 'Don't Dream It's Over' in Manchester

Some 60,000 fans flocked to the Ariana Grande-organised One Love Manchester concert Monday morning (AEST), less than two weeks after the deadly bombing attack in the city. Grande's manager Scooter Braun said on Sunday that the concert will go on as planned. Mrs Brownbill said: "It was a really hard decision, even as late as this morning, after last night's event [in London]".

Portland free speech rally, counter protests draw thousands

The Portland Police Bureau vowed a show of force on Sunday with help from state troopers, county sheriff's deputies, the FBI and Federal Protective Service, warning that protesters with weapons would face arrest. In a city splintered by protest, acrimony and the fresh pain of a pair of killings on a commuter train, demonstrators gathered again - and clashed again - here Sunday afternoon, with a right-wing rally drawing thousands of counter-protesters in the heart of downtown.

Police confirm 12 people arrested in connection with London Bridge attack

Three suspected attackers were shot dead by the police. As three assailants sought to strike fear at the heart of the British capital on Saturday (June 3) night, some Londoners showed incredible courage and fought back. He was later described as being in stable condition with injuries that were not life-threatening. "It's clear to me that the courage of those people during and following the attack was extraordinary and I pay tribute to all of them who came to the aid of those in need ...

12 arrested in London attack

Witnesses have described seeing a speeding vehicle veer into crowds on London Bridge just after 10pm and people being stabbed in Borough Market. There were definitely three people sitting at the front of the van, ' witness Eric Seguenzo told BBC News.

US Military Tests Ground-based Interceptor Against Ballistic Missile Target

While US authorities did not go on record that the test was targeting North Korea , news outlets interpreted that as its aim. Tuesday's test was seen as a win by defense officials. However, Syring's agency also sounded a note of caution after the $244-million test. Physicist Laura Grego of the Union of Concerned Scientists wrote on her blog on May 19 that maritime navigation warnings suggested the interception test was for a missile with a range of 5,800 km.

Will Trump stop Comey from testifying? Spicer doesn't rule it out

Blumenthal: Have you had any requests for immunity from anyone, potentially a target of that investigation? But such a maneuver would draw a backlash and could be challenged in court, they said. "I think it would take extraordinary gumption for the head of a state-owned bank in Russian Federation to engage in diplomacy at this level without at least some support from the Kremlin", Frye said.

Twelve arrested after deadly terror rampage at London Bridge

He said he managed to get near one attacker "and I hit him around the head" with a bread basket. He continued: "At least 7 dead and 48 wounded in terror attack and Mayor of London says there is 'no reason to be alarmed!'" The federal government is advising Canadians to be vigilant in the wake of Saturday night's deadly terrorist attack in London .

Jimmy Kimmel Reveals Who's Behind Donald Trump Paris Accord Pullout

Many critics of Trump's decision have predicted that it will lead to the USA being sidelined in global efforts to tackle climate change and develop renewable energy . "As the Mayor of Pittsburgh, I can assure you that we will follow the guidelines of the Paris Agreement for our people, our economy & future", Peduto posted on Twitter .

Officer wounded in London Bridge attack armed only with baton

She called for a global effort to "regulate cyberspace", something that is likely to prove hard, and said that the London attack was not connected to a suicide bombing at a pop concert in Manchester , England, last month that killed 22 people.