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Trump Calls North Korea A "Big Problem", Promises To Resolve Issue

Trump Calls North Korea A But glimpses at Friday's dialogue suggest neither of those will make it into the Taormina communique. Abe was the first foreign leader to visit Trump after his election in November. North Korea has tested similar missiles in recent months, and has vowed to develop an ICBM capable of delivering a nuclear warhead to the US . "It's a big problem, it's a world problem and it will be solved". [Full Article...]

G7 talks on climate mark some progress: French president

G7 talks on climate mark some progress: French president Trump made the surprise announcement in a tweet after resisting pressure from European leaders to stay in the agreement. President Donald Trump's top economic adviser, Gary Cohn, says the other G-7 leaders respect the US position that more time is needed for Trump to make a final decision on whether to stay in the Paris climate accord . [Full Article...]

JP Morgan Raises Federated Investors (NYSE:FII) Stock To a "Neutral" Rating

The stock has "Market Perform" rating by Wood on Friday, October 14. The firm has "Buy" rating by Argus Research given on Friday, January 29. The stock of Federated Investors Inc (NYSE:FII) earned "Market Perform" rating by Wood on Thursday, September 3. [Full Article...]

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says G7 debate on climate was "very unsatisfying"

There was no immediate comment from the White House , but Trump has angrily rejected allegations of such collusion, and was expected to quit Sicily without giving the kind of closing news conference that is customary among the G7 leaders. This speech comes as Trump departs the G-7 summit. "G7 leaders caved in the face fossil fuel cronyism, and were silent on their prior commitment to end fossil... [Full Article...]

Trump pushes aside Montenegro leader, who shrugs it off

Trump pushes aside Montenegro leader, who shrugs it off The group photograph was taken after Trump had delivered a haranguing speech, giving a stern warning to fellow North Atlantic Treaty Organisation heads of state to contribute their fair share to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and to step up efforts to secure their borders against infiltration by ISIS terrorists. [Full Article...]

United Kingdom arrests 'large part' of Manchester attack network

British police working on the case have resumed intelligence-sharing with USA counterparts after a brief halt because of anger over leaks to US media thought by Britain to be coming from USA officials. British security services are under scrutiny after leaked reports claimed Abedi's parents had alerted authorities to his radicalisation in Manchester, persuading him to come to Libya and confisc... [Full Article...]

Philippines bomb Islamist militants in urban battle

Their condition is unknown. Mr Duterte imposed 60 days of martial law on Tuesday on the island of Mindanao, a traditional homeland of minority Muslims that encompasses the southern third of the nation and is home to 22 million people. Let us fight". Duterte said Wednesday that militants who have laid siege to the city of Marawi had decapitated the police chief of Malabang. "Right now, he i... [Full Article...]

Trump won't sign Paris climate change agreement

The declaration was signed at the G7 summit in Taormina , Italy. Freeland, though, said Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who now has the third-most seniority, will be looking to find common ground among the seven leaders around the table while standing firmly behind Canada's positions on those issues. [Full Article...]

Merkel says climate talks at G7 summit 'very unsatisfactory'

Other odd moments from this trip include the "grip and grit your teeth" handshake with new French President Emmanuel Macron , the failed attempts at hand holding with the first lady and video of Trump shoving aside Dusko Markovic , the prime minister of Montenegro, as the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders got ready for their class photo. [Full Article...]

Trout beats Fish: His 16th homer helps Angels past Miami 5-2

The Angels (25-26) lost their third game in a row, and the latest defeat was painful in more ways than one. "But it's getting easier". Cameron Maybin , Andrelton Simmons and Mike Trout each had one extra-base hit, one single and drew one walk. [Full Article...]

Donald Trump appears to push Prime Minister of Montenegro in new video

Donald Trump appears to push Prime Minister of Montenegro in new video White House officials said this week Trump stands united with other North Atlantic Treaty Organisation countries in defending all alliance members. "This is not fair to the people and taxpayers of the United States", Trump said in brief remarks, adding that many member nations owe "massive amounts of money from past years and not paying in those past years". [Full Article...]

Hunt for yacht crew called off after missing pair make contact

Hunt for yacht crew called off after missing pair make contact Mike Puplett from UK Coastguard said: "Our primary concern is obviously to find this crew". We are satisfied that the crew is not at sea but are unable to confirm that both have been spoken to. Wrecked Don't Panic yacht is towed to a pier by Scarborough RNLI. The police were also involved in the search. Two Coastguard teams, an inshore lifeboat, a coastguard helicopter and police officers took... [Full Article...]

Jakarta Bombing Kills Three Police Officers, Linked to Islamic State

Jakarta Bombing Kills Three Police Officers, Linked to Islamic State The most recent terrorist attack in Jakarta , prior to Wednesday, was on Jan 14, 2016, when the capital was rocked by multiple explosions, including one at a police post, and gunfire around the Sarinah shopping mall in Central Jakarta . [Full Article...]

Macron snubs Trump for Merkel & another arm wrestle follows

Macron snubs Trump for Merkel & another arm wrestle follows The body language between the two men was more relaxed than their initial meetings in Brussels and they were caught on camera sharing the occasional joke. Mr Trump's handshakes have become notorious during in meetings, with his "grasp-and-pull" technique thought to be a power move created to assert his dominance over the recipient. [Full Article...]

Trump to make decision on Paris climate deal

Trump to make decision on Paris climate deal Trump tweeted from the G7 summit in Sicily, where he had been pressed by U.S. partners to commit to a framework aimed at stemming global warming. Other G-7 nations leaned heavily on Trump to stay in the deal, with German Chancellor Angela Merkel saying "we put forward very many arguments". [Full Article...]

Trump tells 'confidants' US will leave Paris climate deal -Axios

Trump tells 'confidants' US will leave Paris climate deal -Axios Trump, who has previously called global warming a hoax, came under concerted pressure from the other leaders to honor the 2015 Paris Agreement on curbing carbon emissions. There was widespread speculation in Taormina that Trump will ultimately agree to the Paris Agreement but only under specific conditions. The no-protectionism pledge had been a part of previous G-7 statements but was omitted afte... [Full Article...]

Patrick says Straus is causing a special session

Patrick says Straus is causing a special session As the Texas Legislature heads into its final weekend before the regular session ends Monday, lots of parts at the Capitol are still churning. Abbott, a social conservative who is presiding over his last session before he is up for re-election in 2018, has gone against his Republican peers in calling for such a law. [Full Article...]

US, Japanese leaders agree to enhance sanctions against N Korea

North Korea's grain imports from China showed a more than fivefold surge last month from a year ago, a US broadcaster said Friday. Pyongyang has carried out repeated missile tests in the past year, prompting an array of countries to demand tougher economic sanctions to push the isolated country toward dismantling its weapons programs. [Full Article...]

Muslims begin fasting for Ramadan

What is Ramadan? Why do Muslims fast during this period? In comparison, Muslims in the rest of Europe will be fasting between 18 and 16.5 hours. Following the dinner, special nightly prayers held during the month of fasting , called Taraweeh , will be held, members said . [Full Article...]

Iran's Khamenei says Saudis will fall, Rouhani calls for better ties

Iran's Khamenei says Saudis will fall, Rouhani calls for better ties As reported by the BBC, Rouhani was quick to dismiss the criticism and said it was actually Iran and its allies that were fighting terrorists. Iran also accused the U.S. Tillerson said, the Trump administration is now conducting a comprehensive review of our Iran policy. He sounded acutely aware of the challenge posed by hardliners who still hold ultimate control in Iran's dichotomy of the... [Full Article...]


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