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Global Media Philippine police chief says 1 gunman at large
Author: 0 Philippine police chief says 1 gunman at large

Authorities are still investigating the attack at resort. Resorts World Manila , also known as RWM, is a resort complex in Newport City with numerous hotels, restaurants and bars. Numerous injuries were reported in an attack at a popular tourist resort in the Philippines early Friday morning. Manila region police chief Oscar Albayalde told reporters shortly before dawn that one body had been recovered but the circumstances were not clear.

Global Media Iranian Foreign Minister Denies Trump Accusations from Saudi Kingdom
Author: 0 Iranian Foreign Minister Denies Trump Accusations from Saudi Kingdom

In an August 2016 speech, for example, Trump said Obama's 2009 speech to the Muslim World in Egypt lacked "moral courage" and was replete in naiveté. President Trump seeks reform, not intervention, on Middle East tripThe policy is a big departure from the Obama administration which had hoped to bring Iran back into the worldwide community with the nuclear deal.

Global Media Strong tremors felt in Delhi-NCR; epicentre in Haryana
Author: 0 Strong tremors felt in Delhi-NCR; epicentre in Haryana

The tremors lasted for almost one minute around 4:28 am and woke up many in Delhi and neighbouring areas in the wee hours. Reports said panic-stricken people rushed out of buildings and gathered in the streets in some areas. The Indian Meteorological Department has pegged the quake at 5 on the Richter Scale. Residents said that they felt strong tremors at around 4.20 am on Friday.

Author: 0 Philippines says 500 militants involved in siege

Padilla, Jr. said 11 soldiers, not 10, were killed by the botched airstrike "based on the last report ". "It's very sad to be hitting our own troops", Lorenzana said . INDONESIA's security forces say they are anticipating and are prepared for possible Islamic State infiltration after extremist violence in neighbouring Philippines, where a number of its nationals are now fighting alongside Filipino militants.

Author: 0 UN says US withdrawal from Paris deal 'major disappointment'

Aside from the U.S., Nicaragua and Syria are the only other countries to have exited the agreement . "At this moment, when climate change is already causing devastating harm around the world, we do not have the moral right to turn our backs on efforts to preserve this planet for future generations", said U.S.

Global Media Explosions, gunfire reported at Resorts World Manila in Philippines
Author: 0 Explosions, gunfire reported at Resorts World Manila in Philippines

Gen. Ronald Dela Rosa says authorities have reviewed CCTV footage from the scene and the lone gunman "was not hurting anyone". The man left the room and went upstairs to a hotel section of the complex, according to Mr dela Rosa. Witnesses on social media reported shots fired at Resorts World Manila , a complex that houses a mall, casino, and hotel around midnight Thursday, local time.

Author: 0 Angela Merkel Sounds As If She's Done With Trump And America

U.S. President Donald Trump meets with Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington , U.S. March 17, 2017. Today, that seems increasingly unlikely, as the president ominously points that the relationship between both countries "will change". She said , "The time when Europe could exclusively rely on others is somewhat in the past".

Author: 0 Washington state lawmakers react to President Trump's decision on Paris Accord

And if the President wants to break the promises made to our allies enshrined in the historic Paris Agreement , we'll build and strengthen relationships around the world to protect the planet from devastating climate risks. and put us at a permanent disadvantage to the other countries of the world", he said. Trump said the "badly negotiated" accord would cost the USA economy 2.7 million jobs by 2025, citing a study from NERA Economic Consulting criticised by clean energy advocates for ...

Global Media Pope: More Christian martyrs today than in ancient times
Author: 0 Pope: More Christian martyrs today than in ancient times

The attackers arrived in three pick-up trucks and opened fire on the vehicles carrying visitors to the Saint Samuel Monastery in the Minya province, about 220km south of the capital, Cairo , before fleeing the scene. The claim put the death toll at 32, but there was no immediate explanation for the discrepancy. Apart from sporadic gunfire in southern Tripoli, calm returned to the city today, the first day of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.

Author: 0 Police detain man wielding fake gun at Orlando airport, 'everyone safe'

No one was hurt and no shots were ever fired, but the Tuesday night standoff caused confusion and anxiety among travelers who were uncertain about what was going on. Airport employees contacted the Orlando Police Department. He said in the report, he saw Pettigrew assume the "shooting stance" and point what appeared to be a gun at Officer Charles Wadley.

Global Media Debunking myths about the Paris climate accord
Author: 0 Debunking myths about the Paris climate accord

The President said the U.S. will either re-enter the Paris Climate Accord or propose a new deal "on terms that are fair to the United States, its businesses, its workers, its people, its taxpayers". The Kremlin says Russian Federation is committed to the Paris climate change accords. The three leaders say they regard the accord as "a cornerstone in the cooperation between our countries, for effectively and timely tackling climate change".

Author: 0 ACLU against effort to allow Trump travel ban

The administration filed two emergency applications with the nine high court justices seeking to block two different lower court rulings that went against Trump's March 6 order barring entry for people from Iran , Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen for 90 days while the USA government implements stricter visa screening.

Global Media Obama slams Trump for exiting Paris climate deal
Author: 0 Obama slams Trump for exiting Paris climate deal

House delegation, Rep. Brian Mast of Palm City, called for amending the climate pact. We will increase our efforts to cut greenhouse gas emissions, create a clean energy economy, and stand for environmental justice. The withdrawal puts the U.S. in a dubious club with Nicaragua and Syria as the only countries to reject the agreement . "Now, more than ever, we must be determined to solve climate change, and to challenge those leaders who do not believe in scientific facts or empirical ...

Global Media Trump Reportedly Asked World Leaders To Call Him On His Cellphone
Author: 0 Trump Reportedly Asked World Leaders To Call Him On His Cellphone

When former President Barack Obama wanted to continue using his Blackberry, U.S. security officials gave him a modified one that allowed him limited use with enhanced security. In addition, experts say that even countries who are considered to be allies might take advantage of having Trump's number. White House adviser Jared Kushner , Trump's son-in-law, met in December with Russia's ambassador to the USA and discussed whether a secret line of communication could be used to facilitate ...

Author: 0 Rouhani says Iran to live in peace with world

Iranian state television has congratulated Rouhani on his election victory. "The victor of yesterday's elections, is you (the Iranian people), and the Islamic establishment, which has managed to win the increasing trust of this big nation despite the enemies' plot and effort", Khamenei said.

Author: 0 Texas lawmakers respond to Trump withdrawal from climate accord

Musk, meanwhile, had threatened ahead of Thursday's decision that if Trump chose to exit the accord , he would quit being Trump's adviser. "This agreement is less about the climate and more about other countries gaining a financial advantage over the United States", Trump said in a Rose Garden statement.

Author: 0 Clinton: Trump unleashed 'dangerous' level of hate

Mrs Clinton said Mr Trump encouraged his supporters to express their anger verbally and physically during the campaign, a reference to multiple incidents of violence at Trump rallies. "So I hope that we'll get enough information to be able to answer that question". Over the past few weeks, Hillary Clinton has officially joined the resistance and voiced her opposition to many of Trump's controversial policies.

Author: 0 Brown Calls Trump Withdrawal From Climate Agreement 'An Insane Move'

In 2018, and every five years thereafter, countries will take stock of the overall impact of their efforts to rein in global warming, according to the text. They say it's "crucial. that all parties stick to the Paris Agreement". Cook is not the only business leader to have expressed disappointment or disagree with Trump's decision.

Global Media Trump waives law requiring U.S. to move embassy to Jerusalem
Author: 0 Trump waives law requiring U.S. to move embassy to Jerusalem

White House Press Secretary and Communications Director Sean Spicer stated on Wednesday that the Trump administration continued to weigh the possible move of the nation's embassy, as the U.S. The only real question to be decided on Thursday is whether Trump prefers to take the fast or protracted route to failure. Each president took advantage of a waiver provision in the Jerusalem Embassy Act , enabling them to certify, every six months, that it is not yet time to move the US embassy to ...

Global Media More than 100 civilians killed after US Mosul airstrike
Author: 0 More than 100 civilians killed after US Mosul airstrike

Gen. Matthew C. Isler. Gen. Matthew Isler told Pentagon reporters that there is no way the munition a USA plane dropped March 17 in the Jadidah neighborhood could have caused the extensive damage that killed 101 people in a house and four in a neighboring house.

Author: 0 Elon Musk Exits Trump's Advisory Councils Over Paris Climate Decision

Australia only ratified the Agreement six months ago , almost a year after it was drawn up and weeks before Trump assumed the presidency. Mr Trump has previously described climate change as a hoax by the Chinese to damage U.S. "Currently the United States is scheduled to provide nearly a third of the Green Climate Fund (GCF), having pledged $US3 billion, but it has only deposited $US1 billion", Dr Kemp said.

Author: 0 Trump announces US will leave Paris climate change accord

Peduto added that it's "now up to cities to lead". 'Donald Trump's announcement today is obviously very significant but Australia will carry on because as our prime minister has made very clear, when we sign up to worldwide agreements .we will follow through, ' Mr Frydenberg told the ABC on Friday.

Author: 0 Catherine McKenna: Canada 'Deeply Disappointed' With US Pulling Out Of Paris Accord

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, a Kentucky Republican, applauded the decision in a statement , saying: " President Trump has once again put families and jobs ahead of left-wing ideology and should be commended for his action". Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt and chief strategist Stephen Bannon pushed for a exit. In a joint statement, Governor Andrew Cumo, Governor Edmund Brown Jr., and Governor Jay Inslee announced the formation of the United States ...

Author: 0 Russia's Vladimir Putin Says Certain Syria President Didn't Use Chemical Weapons

With Peter the Great widely seen as a ruler who modernized Russia and sought to open it up to the West, the exhibition offers a symbolic backdrop for both to talk about the importance of Russia-France ties. RT shrugged off Macron's accusations. Human Rights Watch said in a new report last week that high-level officials in Russia's Chechnya humiliated inmates during visits to detention facilities where gay people were allegedly held and tortured.

Author: 0 Tamim v Stokes gets a little heated

Chasing a challenging total of 306, Alex Hales (95) and Joe Root (133 not out) led from the front to chase the target after England started off on a poor note, losing opener Jason Roy (1) in the third over with just six runs on the board.

Global Media Trump's decision on U.S. continuing with Paris climate deal on Thursday
Author: 0 Trump's decision on U.S. continuing with Paris climate deal on Thursday

In a tweet , Trump said an announcement would come in the "next few days", ratcheting up the tension over what could be one of the biggest decisions of his presidency. Musk, among other CEOs of major American companies, urged Trump to uphold the agreement. We could always rejoin in the future when we have a president who is more interested in addressing climate change.

Global Media North Korea fires MISSILE at South as military scrambled to respond
Author: 0 North Korea fires MISSILE at South as military scrambled to respond

The UK Independent recalls that South Korea believes several low-tech North Korean drones crossed its border in 2014. The attack came as tensions ran high between the two countries after North Korea held a ballistic missile test on Sunday, prompting strong condemnation from South Korea and the worldwide community, including China.

Global Media Trump delays law requiring United States to move embassy in Israel to Jerusalem
Author: 0 Trump delays law requiring United States to move embassy in Israel to Jerusalem

A 1995 law mandates the relocation of the embassy, but provides the president with the prerogative of postponing the move on national security grounds. INSKEEP: OK. Michele, thanks very much. "We are serious and genuine about achieving a just and lasting peace", he added. "Given the choice between moving the embassy to Jerusalem or getting a waiver on visas", Gilboa said, "the second is preferable to most Israelis".

Author: 0 Trump announces withdrawal from Paris climate deal

Trump, who has called climate change a "hoax", previously indicated he was considering leaving the agreement by saying it's a "bad deal" for the USA economy. "We are getting out", Trump said. Uber CEO Travis Kalanick had previously left Trump's economic advisory council following Trump's controversial executive order on immigration and amid a storm of negative press about the company.

Global Media Portland Train Attack Suspect Yells
Author: 0 Portland Train Attack Suspect Yells "Free Speech or Die" In Courtroom

In court on Tuesday, two police officers escorted Christian into the courtroom and from behind a panel of glass, the suspect bellowed, "Free speech or die Portland! ". 21-year-old Micah David-Cole Fletcher was also slashed but survived. Christian's next scheduled court appearance is on June 7 at 9:30 a.m. "Because they didn't even know me and they lost their lives because of me and my friend and the way we look".

Global Media Germany contributing in 'Make in India': Modi
Author: 0 Germany contributing in 'Make in India': Modi

To strengthen this bond further, the PM will be visiting St. Petersburg to attend 18 India-Russia Annual Summit from 31 May to 2 June. Both the leaders will hold discussions at the Oval Hall of the Konstantin Palace. However, Pankaj Saran , India's ambassador to Russian Federation, told said India's relations with Russian Federation are independent of its ties with Pakistan.

Global Media Zbigniew Brzezinski, Carter's NSC chief, dies at 89
Author: 0 Zbigniew Brzezinski, Carter's NSC chief, dies at 89

The "inquisitive and innovative" son of a Polish diplomat, Mr Brzezinski was a "natural choice" as national security adviser, Mr Carter said in his tribute. While critical of the Soviets' communist agenda, Brzezinski supported an improvement of ties between the USA and China. One of his last tweets, sent in February, dryly noted: "Do we even have a foreign policy right now?" When Communists took power in Poland six years later, he retired and moved his family to a farm in the Canadian ...

Author: 0 Putin says Russia never involved in hacking

It is "theoretically possible" that "patriotic" Russians chose to take matters into their own hands in response to negative reporting on Russia by the USA media and other foreign outlets, Putin said Thursday in a meeting with senior editors of leading worldwide news agencies.

Author: 0 European Union regrets U.S. withdrawal from climate deal, will seek other allies

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke said Wednesday in Alaska that he had "yet to read what the actual Paris Agreement is", and would have to read it before weighing in. Trump, however, argued the agreement had disadvantaged the U.S. Some of Trump's aides have been searching for a middle ground - perhaps by renegotiating the terms of the agreement - in an effort to thread the needle between his base of supporters who oppose the deal and those warning that a USA exit would deal a blow to the ...

Author: 0 DNC Fires Back at Hillary For "F***ing Bullshit" Data Complaints

Trump tweeted on Wednesday afternoon that "crooked" Hillary Clinton "blames everybody but herself, refuses to say she was a awful candidate". " I take responsibility for every decision I made, but that's not why I lost ", Clinton told listeners at Recode's Code Conference .

Author: 0 Donald Trump, Saudi King inaugurate global centre against extremism

In the run-up to Trump's visit here, there was speculation about whether he would utter the phrase "radical Islamic terrorism" in his speech, the centerpiece of his Saudi trip. "I think the president's views, like we hope the American people's views, are going to continue to evolve", Tillerson said before Trump arrived in Israel for a two-day visit, the Washington Examiner reported .

Global Media Trump says US will abandon global climate accord
Author: 0 Trump says US will abandon global climate accord

Trump , who campaigned for president past year with an "America First" message, promised voters an American withdrawal. But the whole point of the deal was that each country was able to set its own targets - meaning Trump could change US targets on his own without formal negotiations.

Author: 0 CEOs call for U.S. to stay in Paris pact

My Paris story posts soon but basically Trump is flipping off fancy-pants elites, smarty-pants scientists, tree-hugging squishes & furners. During a trip to Europe this week, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed India's commitment to fighting climate change and said it would be a "crime" to spoil the environment for future generations.

Author: 0 What do the polls during an election campaign actually mean?

According to the constituency-by-constituency poll, on June 8 the Tories can expect a total of 310 seats - 16 short of a majority - while Labour would scoop 257. A Kantar poll showed the Conservatives' share of the vote had increased by one percentage point since last week to 43pc, while Labour's had dropped by one point to 33pc.

Author: 0 White House informing allies Trump will abandon climate pact

Trump spoke from the White House Rose Garden on a warm, sunny day. "They're going to withdraw US participation in the treaty". White House talking points obtained by The Associated Press say that the Paris accord "is a BAD deal for Americans" and that the president's action would keep "his campaign promise to put American workers first".

Global Media ISIS attack Egyptian bus killing 29 Coptic Christians
Author: 0 ISIS attack Egyptian bus killing 29 Coptic Christians

FILE - In this Monday, Feb. 16, 2015 file photo, a man is comforted by others as he mourns over Egyptian Coptic Christians who were captured in Libya and killed by militants affiliated with the Islamic State group, outside of the Virgin Mary church in the village of el-Aour, near Minya, 220 kilometers (135 miles) south of Cairo, Egypt.

Global Media Syrian rebels say Russian jets halt advance on desert outpost
Author: 0 Syrian rebels say Russian jets halt advance on desert outpost

The U.S. launched an airstrike against the Syrian army and allies earlier this month after claiming its vehicles came within 18 miles of the U.S. operations base near al-Tanf, sparking outrage from the Syrian government. On May 18, a U.S. airstrike hit pro-Syrian government forces that the U.S. said posed a threat to its troops and allied rebels operating near the border with Jordan.

Author: 0 Online game Words with Friends adds 'covfefe' to its list

Was it an acronym? Or drunk? Or had he perhaps just given away a secret nuclear code? Wags around the world weighed in with biting sarcasm, and #covfefe quickly became the top trending item on Twitter. "Urban Dictionary, a website that crowd sources definitions for slang words and phrases, has also posted multiple interpretations of " covfefe " since Trump used the term early Wednesday".

Global Media May could lose majority in UK parliament - YouGov study in The Times
Author: 0 May could lose majority in UK parliament - YouGov study in The Times

That is because markets initially pencilled in an increased Conservative majority - strengthening the Prime Minister's hand politically as she prepares for Brexit negotiations. "The narrowing in the polls has clearly dented sterling's performance and continues to weigh on the currency, and is probably likely to do so in the near term", said Mitul Kotecha, head of Asia macro strategy for Barclays in Singapore.

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