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Interstate 25 near Denver reopens after tanker fire

A tanker smolders along the retaining wall separating northbound from southbound lanes on Interstate 25 Wednesday, May 31, 2017, in Greenwood Village, Colo . The man from the tanker stands up, then falls down again, but is able to hobble away from the flames. The fire engulfed the truck and sent a large plume of black smoke billowing into the sky.

Alabama executes 75year-old Death Row inmate

Arthur was in a prison work-release program at the time for the 1977 slaying of his sister-in-law, a crime he admits committing. Arthur, who had postponed seven previous execution dates after courts intervened, was visibly upset during the procedure.

In Saudi, Trump says India has 'suffered repeated barbaric attacks'

The US secretary of state, Rex Tillerson, said the military aid is aimed at countering "malign Iranian influence". "This is a battle between good and evil". Introducing Trump, Saudi King Salman described their mutual foe Iran as the source of terrorism they must confront together. Trump has openly espoused anti-Muslim sentiments .

Hundreds demonstrate in Kabul for better security

Demonstrators calling for President Ashraf Ghani to step down and chanting "Death to the Taliban" clashed with police near the bombing site, prompting officials to respond with live rounds, tear gas and water cannon as some protesters tried to overrun a security cordon.

Ariana Grande to hold Manchester benefit concert

The straps of a backpack are visible on his shoulders. Britain's top counter-terrorism officer Mark Rowley said that while there were still important lines of inquiry to pursue and further arrests were likely, the public should "go out as you planned and enjoy yourselves" over the bank holiday weekend.

Rahm slams Trump on Paris pullout, joins pledge to meet climate goals

Contacts, Communication and Public Affairs Office Chief at the World Meteorological Organization Michael Williams told Sputnik that the major businesses in the United States responsible for the lion share of the greenhouse gas emission were willing to adhere to their climate goals, and would likely not follow any directive dictated by the government.

Aides dance around this simple question: Does Trump believe climate change exists?

It is referenced as a global agreement to do something about the devastating effects of climate change - which are real and alarming. The SpaceX and Tesla founder, along with his Silicon Valley counterparts , seem to believe that his presence on a presidential advisory board for this administration doesn't signal anything disheartening to his employees, the public and the world.

Lawyer: Azerbaijani journalist abducted in Georgia

Muxtarli and Mustafayeva have lived in Georgia for three years, since Mustafayeva began graduate studies in journalism at the Georgian Institute of Public Affairs (GIPA), an institution known for training future generations of civil servants and media professionals.

Trump Pulls US From Climate Accord, Dismaying Allies

Trump alleged that the Paris agreement on climate change agreed upon by more than 190 countries was "negotiated poorly by Obama admin and signed out of desperation". That means it could take another three-and-half years for the U.S.to formally withdraw, though Trump promised to stop implementation immediately. To enhance global climate actions, Guterres noted that he will work with governments and all major actors, like coal, oil and gas industries, to accelerate the global energy transition ...

Mortaza confident Bangladesh are in good nick

If we had played them often, we would have known what they do and what they don't and same goes to them as well. Meanwhile, talking about Ramazan cricket , Younus said it is a good and healthy activity for the players. 6 spot in the ICC ODI team rankings for the first time, post their win over New Zealand . "We have to keep improving and that's what we are looking for", he said.

In HSLC Manipur exam result 2017 declared

The HSLC Class X examination 2017 was conducted from 17 March to 4 April across various centres in Manipur. Besides the conduct of examination at the end of class X, the development of curriculum and syllabus, preparation, printing and distribution of text-books for class I to X are also done by the Board.

Superbike racer Nicky Hayden, 35, dies following bicycle training collision

Wednesday afternoon, Nicky Hayden , 35, was riding a bicycle on the road between Tavoleto and Riccione, south of the seaside resort of Rimini, when he was hit by a vehicle in unclearized circumstances. Nicky Hayden passed away after an accident while cycling in Italy. The Red Bull Honda rider was training in Italy following his 12th-placed finish in the World Superbike Championship race at Imola on 14 May.

Corbyn: It's a shame PM has not joined in head-to-head debate

He said: "If we did use it, millions are going to die". Mr Corbyn - who claims he was trying to make peace in Northern Ireland - replied that killings on all sides were indefensible. May campaigned to stay in Europe, then announced a tough-sounding plan to leave Europe; at no time has she offered any details, or even a sense of what the choices might be.

China, EU claim climate leadership as USA steps back

It would also help fulfil the Paris agreement reporting requirements so the world could track the US's progress. Trump promised to leave the Paris Climate agreement while on the campaign trail, though it was unclear if he'd actually pull the plug.

Vermont to join US Climate Alliance

Almost 200 countries have ratified the Paris agreement . He has few, if any, supporters in this belief and already a number of American cities are saying that they will go ahead with measures already in play or in development to move towards alternative energy sources and reduce their carbon emissions.

Cuomo Talks Climate Change, Points to Extreme Weather Events Here

More than 190 nations agreed to the pact in December 2015, pledging to hold average global temperatures to 1.5-2°C above pre-industrial levels. Like Faulconer, Peduto said it's now up to America's cities to lead on the environment in the wake of Trump's decision.

As Trump exits Paris climate pact, other nations are defiant

China already accounts for more than one-third of global wind energy capacity. In September, Canada will co-host a Ministerial meeting with China and the European Union to move forward on the Paris Agreement and clean growth, McKenna said.

United Kingdom campaigning resumes 4 days after concert attack

Abedi's family remained a focus, too, with a brother in England, his father and another brother in Libya among those being detained. Following the terror attack, the country's main political parties suspended their campaigns ahead of the 8 June general election.

Experts point out Trump's budget "just doesn't add up"

Scott DesJarlais (Tenn.), a Freedom Caucus member, rejected the argument that Trump's budget represented a betrayal of his populist campaign rhetoric. A program created to move people receiving Social Security disability payments back into enter the workforce is politically toxic as well. The Trump budget could compound those restrictions by reducing the rate of growth in federal Medicaid funding even more.

How Paris Climate Agreement Impacts Indiana Business, Environment

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said: "We are deeply disappointed". During Trump's speech Thursday , he claimed that USA contributions to the Green Climate Fund - a pool of money the United Nations uses to help countries implement clean energy tech - and other environmental initiatives have placed a "draconian" burden on the United States .

NYC Lights Up Green in Support of Paris Climate Accord

Since the decision was made to withdraw from the Paris Climate Accord , many of us are looking to leadership from Emmanuel Macron and Angela Merkel who display a level of calm, reasoned leadership missing from our president . There is no way". Almost 200 countries have ratified the Paris agreement . Modi, whose country is the world's third-biggest emissions generator, said in Russian Federation on Friday that he would continue to back the deal .

Bloomberg says USA does not need Washington to fulfil Paris agreement

The president's decision to abandon the almost 200-nation strong pact drew sharp condemnation from global leaders as well as major corporations within the United States and around the world. White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer also failed to answer a question about Trump's views on the reality of and threats posed by climate change.

Blasts near funeral in Afghan capital, at least 12 dead

The funeral was attended by senior Afghan government officials including Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah, but his office told AFP that he was unhurt.

Pence sets up PAC to boost Republicans in '18 midterms

Not since the release of the Access Hollywood tape, in which Donald Trump bragged about groping women by the genitals, have some conservatives thought so seriously, if a bit wistfully, about two words: President Pence . Most presidencies do not end ahead of schedule, but presidents do die and leave office for other reasons, and the prospect of a vice president becoming president is hardly an academic one: It has happened nine times in American history.

United Nations chief calls on world to back Paris climate deal

S. will withdraw from the Paris global climate pact. Supporters of the climate pact are concerned that a U.S. exit could lead other nations to weaken their commitments or also withdraw, softening an accord that scientists have said is critical to avoiding the worst impacts of climate change.

OECD holds out hope USA may return to Paris climate pact

The same can't be said for Trump. Trump's decision makes the United States the only country except Syria, which didn't send a representative to the Paris conference, and Nicaragua, which refused to sign because the agreement didn't go far enough, not participating in the accord.

Mattis: THAAD is to address 'real' N. Korea problem

Mattis made it clear that the US will place a top priority on resolving the North Korea issue on the basis of robust alliances with South Korea, Japan and Australia as well as cooperation with China . Another key figure on the list is Kim Chol Nam, president of Korea Kumsan Trading Co., which procures supplies for North Korea's atomic energy department and serves as "a cash route" to North Korea.

Sri Lanka steps up relief as monsoon toll exceeds 150

During the weekend after the disaster had a grave impact, Sri Lanka's Ministry of Foreign Affairs activated its Emergency Response Unit and called on the United Nations' International Search and Rescue Advisory Group, along with its neighboring countries to help in the recovery effort.

Korea sanctions at UN

It was not immediately clear if council veto power Russia would support the draft resolution after the United States on Thursday imposed its own sanctions on two Russian firms for their support of North Korea's weapons programs. On Thursday, the United States government imposed new economic sanctions on North Korea , affecting three individuals and six companies who are reported to have funded the Pyongyang regime.

South Korea fires warning shots at suspected drone

In January 2016, South Korea said its military fired 20 machine gun warning shots after a North Korean drone briefly crossed the border. Hours after the Cheonan corvette was sunk in 2010 by what Seoul later said was a North Korean torpedo attack, killing 46 sailors, the patrol boat Sokcho "spotted unidentified objects which were moving north at a great speed and she opened up with 76 mm cannon", Yonhap news agency reported .

Clinton and Trump are at each other's throats again

EDT on Wednesday, which simply read, "Despite the constant negative press covfefe ". Hillary Clinton has been told it's time to "move on" after she added her own party officials to the list of those she blames for her 2016 election loss.

Huma Abedin Files for Divorce After Anthony Weiner Guilty Plea

Weiner is agreeing to serve 21 to 27 months in prison, surrender his iPhone and pay a fine of up to $350,000. He was released on $150,000 bail and is due back in court September 8 for sentencing, officials said . "I accept full responsibility for my conduct", he said in court , USA Today reported . He then admitted that he had committed similar actions with six other women and resigned from Congress .

Indian Naval ship with relief supplies arrives in flood-hit Sri Lanka

Howvever, news agency ANI reported that 50,000 people from 13 districts have been affected. Over 350,000 people have no electricity. DMC officials said the monsoon had been expected on Thursday night and ended a prolonged drought that had threatened agriculture as well as hydropower generation.

Goldman Sachs USD2.8 Bn Venezuelan bonds purchase creates uproar

Two months of protests against President Nicolas Maduro's socialist government have convulsed the South American OPEC nation, with around 60 people killed in the unrest. We made the investment in part because we believe it will.”. Envoys from 34 American nations, including 18 foreign ministers, gathered in Washington to choose between two declarations on the political situation in Venezuela, which requires at least 23 votes.

Senators Ask FBI To Investigate Attorney General

Trump unceremoniously fired Comey in early May, citing his handling of the FBI investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server as secretary of state and the ongoing federal probe into Russia's interference in the US election.

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