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Gunmen attack casino resort in Philippines

The police chief said there was one gunman involved, and he was killed after a running fight that lasted until dawn. Abu Sayyaf is best known for engaging in kidnapping for ransom, occasionally abducting foreigners from vacation spots in the southern Philippines .

Should Oasis fans expect a Manchester gig reunion for Liam and Noel?

While fans are champing at the bit for an Oasis reunion, the likelihood is that the brothers will be kept well apart. "But I've got a band, the band are good man. "But you know, I did mean it". He doesn't speak to me, we don't speak to each other. IF EVER Liam Gallagher's children decide to form a rock band, he wants them to sort out the financial divvying-up first.

The White House Mess

Epshteyn's public comments on Russian Federation have been very cautious. The embattled White House press secretary denied Tuesday rumors President Donald Trump was unhappy with a number of staff members-including himself as he played down news of a potential staff shake-up.

Bengal CM condemns Philippines casino attack

The unnamed man, armed with an assault rifle, sparked a security lockdown and a manhunt in the complex, which ended when his body was found in a hotel room. The SITE Intelligence Group, a U.S. terrorism monitor, said an IS-linked Filipino operative who provides daily updates on the clashes in Marawi claimed "lone wolf soldiers" of IS were responsible for the attack.

'Axis Of Love': Saudi Arabia, Russia Detente Heralds New Oil Order

The JV also gives Lamprell the opportunity to pre-qualify with Saudi Aramco to bid from its existing UAE facilities for a significant pipeline of non-rig Saudi work under the long-term agreement and general bid slate programmes. The total cost of construction is expected to be around USD5.20 billion, of which about USD3.50 billion will be funded by the Saudi Arabian government and the remaining USD1.70 billion by the joint venture.

Former FBI Director Comey set to testify June 8 on Russia

The subpoenas require both Flynn and Cohen to testify before the committee, as well as turn over personal documents and business records. The Justice Department and multiple US congressional committees are investigating Russia's actions in the 2016 presidential election and questions about possible collusion between Russian officials and Trump campaign associates.

Chicago Reaction to Trump Withdrawing US From Paris Climate Agreement

Investors had been expecting President Trump's announcement and analysts said it had already been factored into prices. But the Trump administration is rolling back a host of other climate regulations, and that impact will start to be felt in a few years.

Trump to withdraw from Paris climate deal

Trump during his presidential campaign vowed to "cancel" the Paris accord. By staying in the deal, the USA would keep a spot at the negotiating table - and potential influence over how the agreement is enforced. The possibility Mr Trump - who has previously described climate change as a hoax by the Chinese - could pull out within days was labelled disastrous and as putting the United States on "the wrong side of history" in some quarters.

Gunshots and explosions at Philippine mall in Manila

The gunman parked his auto at the second floor of the building, started firing in the air and burned some tables before entering the storage room. Most of the dead appear to have suffocated after the man set fire to casino tables, local media reported .

Dazed golf great Tiger Woods struggles to walk in police arrest video

He says he was headed down to Orange County. The marketability of Tiger Woods will suffer following his arrest for driving under the influence, but the former world number one golfer's current sponsors will likely stay by his side, according to experts.

Severe storms possible in NH Wednesday afternoon, evening

The Storm Prediction Center in Norman, Oklahoma has placed parts of New England in a "marginal to slight" risk. More storms were expected into the evening before drier weather arrived for the end of the week. According to the NWS, thunderstorms are expected to develop this afternoon and a few of these storms could become severe with damaging winds and large hail the main threat.

'Covfefe'? It's a message to the Russians, quips Hillary Clinton

She lost the election because the Russians and certain "forces in this country" conspired to deprive her of election victory. She said took responsibility for every decision she made during her campaign, "but that's not why I lost ".

Trump expected to leave climate deal _ but with 'caveats'

Trump refused to endorse the landmark climate change accord at a summit of the G7 group of wealthy nations on Saturday, saying he needed more time to decide. Two of the world's biggest oil producers, Exxon Mobile and ConocoPhillips, also oppose pulling out of the agreement, arguing it's better to have a seat at the table to influence global climate policy, according to Bloomberg News .

2 militants killed in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore

During the searches, the two terrorists opened fire on the forces, triggering a gun-battle, he said. After the separate incidents of terrorists attack being reported from Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore, Director General of Police SP Vaid briefed the entire condition of the state.

White House communications director resigns amid tensions

For months rumors have echoed around the West Wing about Trump being poised to fire his public relations staff en masse. The president's failure to pass significant legislation, legal challenges to his executive orders and a rolling scandal over his inner circle's ties with Russian Federation have hobbled his young administration.

May, Corbyn clash over Brexit plans with United Kingdom vote a week away

According to Corbyn, as expressed in a Labour Party Twitter statement, "only Labour can be trusted to unlock the talent of black, Asian and minority ethnic people, who have been held back by the Conservatives ". Mr Corbyn will say: "When Labour talks about job creation we mean decent jobs, jobs which pay a real living wage, which people can get by on, and which give people a sense of pride and objective".

President Trump will announce his decision on the Paris Accord Thursday

European leaders telegraphed their expectation that Trump would not stick with the U.S. commitment to the deal. A spokesman for President Vladimir Putin said Russian Federation "thinks highly" of the accords and sees no alternative to it. As for Syria, the country "was effectively an global pariah when the Paris accord was first signed, making Damascus's involvement at the least impractical", wrote Taylor.

Putin: Russian state has never been involved in hacking

Putin denied any official state involvement in the attacks, but the coy acknowledgement of those "patriotically minded" hackers is a departure from Russia's previous position, that the country had played no role at all in hacking the Democratic National Committee.

Explosions, gunfire reported at Resorts World Manila in Philippines

Resorts World Manila is the largest casino resort in the country, according to its website . Social media photos and videos from the scene showed people leaving Resorts World Manila in the Pasay city neighborhood, some carried away on stretchers.

France, Germany and Italy: Paris deal 'cannot be renegotiated'

Mr. Trump told reporters on Thursday that the US will no longer contribute to the U.N. Green Climate Fund until a deal is worked out that he considers to be in the American people's best economic interest. It has overtaken the U.S.in transitioning to renewable energy. Trump has repeatedly cast doubt on the science of climate change and once called it a hoax perpetrated by China to weaken USA business.

Gunman storms Philippine casino, police suspect robbery

Policemen walk past a still smoldering part of a hotel at the Resorts World Manila complex, early Friday, June 2, 2017, in Manila , Philippines. He said it seemed like the gunman was focused on the gambling table and stealing chips. An unidentified gunman killed himself after opening fire at the casino of Resorts World Manila in Pasay City around midnight on Thursday. He carried no identity documents, police said.

Trump expected to withdraw from Paris climate deal, reports say

Trump is expected to withdraw from the accord sometime this week. Under Obama, Washington had pledged to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 26-28 percent below 2005 levels by 2025. Trump has said he will announce his decision on Thursday afternoon USA time (3 p.m. EDT; 1900 GMT). He is expected to withdraw from the landmark agreement , according to two senior USA officials familiar with his plans.

Philippine casino violence not terrorism, claims presidential spokesman

He said the others sustained only minor injuries. Raw footage from the scene showed bloodied people being brought out in stretchers from Resorts World Manila in Pasay City, Philippines . Smoke streamed from Resorts World Manila after a gunman apparently set fire to a gambling table. The bag of high-value gambling chips - with an estimated worth of 113 million to 130 million pesos, or more than $2 million - was found in a toilet.

Afghans mourn a day after massive truck bombing kills 90

India, under pressure to put boots on the ground to replace the departing Western troops, would do well to consider the implications given Kabul's inability to secure even the diplomatic zone. The Taliban - now in the midst of their annual "spring offensive" - denied they were involved, while strongly condemning the blast. Abdullah Habibzai says city workers have removed around 200 large trucks of garbage and destroyed material after Wednesday's blast.

May and Corbyn clash over Brexit ordeal

When the election was announced , the Conservative party had a 20-point lead over Labour , although this has narrowed after a generally positive response to the Labour manifesto . JOBS will come first in Brexit negotiations under Labour, Jeremy Corbyn pledged yesterday. They would provide "the engine Britain's economy needs to drive investment in the infrastructure and green and cutting-edge industries of the future - creating jobs, developing skills and providing support for ...

Trump says will announce decision on Paris climate deal soon

After months of defending his decision to serve on Trump's business advisory board, the Tesla CEO said a U.S. pullout from the Paris climate agreement would effectively end their official ties. China overtook the United States as the world's biggest emitter of greenhouse gases in 2007. A group of top Republican senators including Majority Leader Mitch McConnell also urged Trump to withdraw from the agreement.

Trump breaks campaign promise by not moving US Embassy to Jerusalem

Earlier today, Trump signed the waiver postponing the move of the U.S. Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem on Thursday, meaning that the embassy will remain in Tel Aviv for now. Jordan also welcomed the decision, and praised Trump for listening to regional allies' opinions on the matter. The Palestinians claim east Jerusalem as their capital.

Pittsburgh, other cities defy President Trump's decision to leave Paris Agreement

Macron also said that he has a message for the United States, calling it a "great nation": "Make no mistake: on climate, there is no plan B, because there is no planet B". To be sure, Trump is hardly the first American president to turn his back on a predecessor's global agreement. The automaker highlighted its development of the Chevrolet Bolt electric vehicle with 238 miles of range on a single charge and a net price of less than $30,000.

New poll shows possible defeat for Theresa May

The YouGov prediction would leave Theresa May with 310 MPs - 20 fewer than at the time of dissolution of the last Parliament - while Labour are set to surge from 229 to 257 MPs on June 8 election , a gain of 28 seats in the Commons. Could it happen...? (Picture: Reuters)Are ministers anxious about this poll? Theresa May has played down polling that puts her on course to lose the General Election.

Sheriff: Explosion at Wisconsin plant kills at least 1

The ethanol plant has been operational for almost a decade. One person was killed and two people remain missing. "Yeah, very emotional for them". According to information released by the Columbia County Sheriff's Office, the explosion occurred at Didion Milling facility at approximately 11:00 p.m.

Cattle sale ban: Meghalaya BJP leader resigns

I have chose to quit the party because I am a Christian and Garo first", Mr Marak said today, adding, "The BJP is hurting the sentiments here on the beef issue. "What's wrong in organising a party with the food that we eat?" A few BJP leaders in Meghalaya added a new dimension to the controversy over the Centre's latest ban on sale of cattle for slaughter by proposing the beef party.

China will continue with climate pact even if U.S. pulls out

President Donald Trump is expected to announce his decision on whether to pull the United States out of the Paris climate accord Thursday afternoon USA time (3 p.m. The main driver of the reduction was Obama's Clean Power Plan, which would have closed coal-fired power plants. It is a building boom expected to create an estimated 13 million jobs.

UN chief urges action on climate change as Trump debates

Trump's decision marked "a sad day for the global community", said Miguel Arias Canete, climate action commissioner for the European Union. Trump says during a White House Rose Garden announcement that the USA will exit the landmark climate agreement aimed at reducing carbon emissions to slow climate change .

Nigel Farage 'doubts' FBI Trump probe claim

He separated from his wife, he's apparently low on cash, and now reports suggest he's a person of interest in the FBI's investigation into whether Trump campaign operatives colluded with Russian Federation to swing the US presidential election.

Comey OK'd to testify; House committee issues subpoenas

Former FBI Director James Comey will testify before the Senate intelligence committee next Thursday in open and closed session. Last month , the Justice Department named another former FBI chief, Robert Mueller , as a special counsel to the investigation.

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