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World Media Election day ahead: May and Corbyn to face Paxman, but not together
Author: 0 Election day ahead: May and Corbyn to face Paxman, but not together

The leaders did not face off with each other directly and after facing questions from the audience, the interviewer Jeremy Paxman quizzed Corbyn on what measures he would take to protect the British public , with the Labour leader refusing to say if he would authorise a drone strike to kill a terrorist because he did not want to answer "hypothetical" questions.

World Media Sterling turmoil as polls split over election 2017 result
Author: 0 Sterling turmoil as polls split over election 2017 result

With just one week to go until voters head to the polls, the latest YouGov poll finds support for Theresa May's party has dwindled to 42% with Labour just three points behind on 39%. The Financial Times came out publicly for May, saying she was the safer bet, though The Sun newspaper, Britain's top selling paper, cautioned that May's campaign was far too defensive."Corbyn is selling a wonderland", The Sun said.

World Media UN Security Council agrees to blacklist DPRK individuals, entities
Author: 0 UN Security Council agrees to blacklist DPRK individuals, entities

But as the US stacks more and more firepower in North Korea's backyard, Pyongyang marches closer to nuclear capability - and analysts say there is little the world's strongest military can do about it. A multilateral diplomatic approach failed to bring North Korea to heel in the 2000s, so it makes sense that Trump would not place much confidence in a similar approach today.

Author: 0 May sees lead slip further, still set for majority - Opinium poll

Mrs May said: "Our position on tax hasn't changed". "The only way they can be sure their taxes won't rise is to vote Conservative". The Ipsos Mori survey, released on Saturday, shows the ruling Conservative Party has a 5-point lead over Labour, but it reveals a different result for "all giving a voter intention", putting the opposition party three pints ahead of the Tories.

Author: 0 UN Security Council Unanimously Broadens Sanctions On North Korea

Adding names to the United Nations blacklist - a global travel ban and asset freeze - was the minimum sanctions measures the Security Council could have taken and comes after five weeks of negotiations between Washington and Beijing . In a statement Thursday, a spokesperson for North Korea's Korea Asia-Pacific Peace Committee said the USA military moves proved it was to blame for heightened regional tensions.

Author: 0 Oil prices slump but experts see rise to $60 before year end

The US, which is the world's largest oil consumer, has also stayed out and instead become a strong competitor for the OPEC . Many crude traders closed out short positions and bid up prices in advance of the meeting in case ministers surprised with a deeper cut ("Hedge funds shuffle positions as OPEC decision nears", Reuters, May 23).

World Media Man in Trump Hotel case to undergo evaluation
Author: 0 Man in Trump Hotel case to undergo evaluation

Moles was arrested on May 31 after police received a tip that the Pennsylvania veteran was heading to Washington "to get close to President Trump", with "a auto full of ammunition, survival supplies, batteries, and multiple cell phones", according to the affidavit in support of his arrest on Wednesday.

Author: 0 US hackers could have framed Russia in election hack: Putin

As Moscow's official position is that Pyongyang's nuclear weapons and missile development is not acceptable, Putin's remarks will likely stir controversy. "The problem isn't us, the problem is inside USA politics", he said. He added that while watching the United States campaign unfold, he would sometimes think Mr Trump was going "over the top".

Author: 0 Polls show conflicting outcomes for UK's May in next week's election

The prime minister 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. Less than a week before the general election in the United Kingdom, Prime Minister Teresa May's Conservative Party maintains a 4 point lead over Jeremy Corbyn's Labor Party.

Author: 0 London attack: What we know so far

Witnesses also reported seeing people being stabbed by at least one man. Police have shot three suspects as they continue to investigate. There were also reports of a stabbing incident in nearby Borough Market. Police say they are working with Royal Naval Lifeboat Institution to evacuate public from the London Bridge incident. "They agreed the United Kingdom and India would continue to cooperate closely on counter-terrorism, including aviation security and countering online ...

Author: 0 Under Armour's Kevin Plank rips decision to exit Paris climate agreement

But the Paris agreement is not as polarising as other climate change issues, and a recent poll by Yale University found that nearly half of Mr Trump's supporters think the United States should take part in the agreement. His announcement left the U.S.as the only major country that won't be part of the 195-country global accord - and just one of three worldwide. German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Emmanuel Macron , and Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni issued a ...

Author: 0 Vladimir Putin to Megyn Kelly: US Hackers Could Have Framed Russia

Eastern in the U.S. The climate deal can not work without the United States, he said, but the accord is not slated to go into effect until 2021, which left hope for a compromise that would bring the United States back to the deal. He underlined the importance of the Paris climate accord, but noted that it's a framework agreement offering broad room for maneuver for each signatory nation.

Author: 0 Yale considering joining group committed to Paris climate accord

The White House reaction comes a day after Trump announced his decision to withdraw from the Paris Agreement on Climate Change and said the United States would renegotiate. According to the Department of Energy, there are already twice as many U.S.jobs in solar energy compared to coal. Regardless of the anticipated impact, the important thing to remember is these commitments were voluntary, Konisky said.

World Media Chicago Man Shot Multiple Times
Author: 0 Chicago Man Shot Multiple Times

The incident occurred in the 200 block of West Garfield Boulevard at 6:21 p.m. The man was outside in the 6100 block of South Throop Street when a man he was fighting with pulled out a gun and shot him in the head and the body. A 27-year-old man was shot in the arm on a Gresham neighborhood sidewalk. The uniformed officers drove down an alley toward a group of men. The man was shot in the left hand and went in a private vehicle to St.

World Media Police say terror attack in London, reports of fatalities
Author: 0 Police say terror attack in London, reports of fatalities

At 11:44 p.m., Metropolitan Police tweeted that officers were also responding to reports of an "incident" in the Vauxhall area, about 2.5 miles southwest of Borough Market , also on the south side of the Thames. The U.S. State Department condemned what it called "the cowardly attacks targeting innocent civilians" in a statement , and echoed Trump's readiness to provide any assistance that British authorities request.

World Media France, India to cooperate in fighting climate change
Author: 0 France, India to cooperate in fighting climate change

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, accompanied by French President Emmanuel Macron, paid homage to the Arc de Triomphe war memorial here on Saturday. The assertion by the two leaders came a day after USA president Donald Trump announced his decision to pull out of the Paris Accord, blaming among other things, India seeking huge aid to fight climate change.

Author: 0 Police arrest man with assault rifle at Trump hotel

Moles, but Washington D.C. Police say the doctor is from Edinboro, Pennsylvania. Trump's hotel on Pennsylvania Avenue, housed in a landmark former US Post Office pavilion, has become a focal point for protests against the Republican president since he took office in January.

Author: 0 Panel: Comey to testify Thursday

Comey will testify at 10 a.m. ET on Thursday before the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee, which is investigating Russia's alleged interference in the 2016 presidential election. Presidents can assert executive privilege to prevent government employees from sharing information. Legal experts say Trump could invoke a doctrine called executive privilege to try to stop Comey from testifying .

Author: 0 House intel panel approves subpoenas for Trump lawyer, former top aide

The House investigation suffered a setback when its Republican chairman Devin Nunes was forced to step aside in April after an ethics complaint was filed over his handling of classified materials. "That authority should have been delegated to Mike Conaway in consultation with myself", Schiff continued. Behind the scenes at the Capitol, a struggle played out between lawmakers on the House Russia investigation in the leadup to the issuing of the first subpoenas, CNN reported last week.

Author: 0 Explosions kill at least 6 attending Kabul funeral

Police said Friday two protesters were killed and 25 police injured but would not comment on the number of fatalities when asked to clarify the death toll Saturday. The Taliban militant group issued a statement shortly after the multiple blasts on Saturday and denied any involvement in them. The attack drew condemnation from political parties and ordinary Afghans.

World Media NIA conducts raids in Kashmir, Delhi over terror funding from Pakistan
Author: 0 NIA conducts raids in Kashmir, Delhi over terror funding from Pakistan

Government sources said NIA raids were carried out after a case was filed against the Hurriyat and other pro-freedom groups for receiving money through Hawala sources from Pakistan "to stoke unrest in Kashmir ". The raids came in the wake of a preliminary enquiry (PE) against Hurriyat Chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani and his close aide and Hurriyat provincial President Nayeem Khan, Dar and Baba on May 19.

World Media What Will Happen If The US Withdraws From The Paris Climate Agreement?
Author: 0 What Will Happen If The US Withdraws From The Paris Climate Agreement?

News of Trump's expected decision drew swift reaction from the United Nations. The Paris agreement was reached in December 2015 to reduce emissions, adapt to climate change and pay for mitigation measures. But he added that its implementation will not be as effective "without the key signatories". He then tweeted that he would make an announcement this week.

Author: 0 How Michael Bloomberg is defying Trump's withdrawal from the Paris climate accords

Trump , she said, is "playing on a past generation and a lost industry, and we can't bring it back". Not only does President Trump's decision fly in the face of scientific consensus about the impacts of climate change, it defies the wishes of the business community, global allies, and religious leaders, including Pope Francis.

Author: 0 Police make 17th arrest in Manchester bombing

The brother of the suicide bomber who carried out the attack, 22-year-old Salman Abedi, as well as his father, are being held in Libya, where they are accused of having links to Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL), which claimed responsibility for the attack.

Author: 0 Burnley's Kevin Long makes Ireland debut in 3-1 defeat to Mexico

Martin O'Neill's Republic of Ireland understudies were handed a lesson in worldwide football as rampant Mexico powered their way to victory at the MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. "Secondly, quite a number of players have not played football for quite a considerable amount of time ". Duffy got the full 90 minutes under his belt at the MetLife Stadium as manager Martin O'Neill experimented with a youthful line-up and a three-man defence and saw the Mexicans exploit the Republic's teething ...

Author: 0 Macron holds 'frank exchange' talks with Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin dismissed on Tuesday any suggestion that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's forces were behind a chemical attack that killed scores of people in Idlib province in April. Russian Federation has staunchly backed Syrian President Bashar Assad throughout the conflict, while France has pushed for Assad's removal from office.

World Media Indian soliders killed, claims Pakistan army
Author: 0 Indian soliders killed, claims Pakistan army

Indian bunkers destroyed, 5 Indian sldrs killed many injured (sic)", Pakistan army spokesman Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor tweeted. Pakistan and India accuse each other of repeatedly violating a 2003 ceasefire. Tension over the Himalayan region has run high between the two nuclear-armed neighbors since a Pakistani military court sentenced an Indian accused of espionage to death.

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