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War of words between Trump and Merkel continues

Merkel might not like hearing Trump complain that it's unfair for USA taxpayers to cough up more for defense than Germans, even as Germany's export-driven economy creates problems for those same Americans. Trump in recent days. In one February poll, 78 percent of Germans said they were " very concerned " about Trump's policies. Trump's spokesman Sean Spicer insisted that the leaders "get o... [Full Article...]

Thousands of Brazilians Rally Against President Temer

Thousands of Brazilians Rally Against President Temer Brazil's supreme court released explosive plea-bargain testimony on Friday that accused president Michel Temer , along with former presidents Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva and Dilma Rousseff , of receiving millions in bribes. Cunha led the impeachment fight that removed Dilma Rousseff from the presidency past year and put Temer , then the vice president, into power. [Full Article...]

Goldman Sachs CEO defends Paris deal in first-ever tweet

Goldman Sachs CEO defends Paris deal in first-ever tweet The decision also drew fire from Larry Fink, CEO of the world's largest fund manager, BlackRock. "Under the deal, the USA, which accounts for about 15 per cent of global greenhouse gas emissions, had committed to a 26 per cent to 28 per cent reduction from 2005 levels by 2025", says the BBC . [Full Article...]

France's Macron says USA interests to be harmed by climate deal withdrawal

With some Cabinet ministers criticizing Trump for undermining worldwide efforts to tackle climate change, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's administration promised to work with other countries to put the 2015 pact into force. "I call on you to remain confident". "Given the United States' abdication of climate leadership, it is now time for California to lead with our technologies and our innovative ... [Full Article...]

JFK's life, legacy is celebrated on his centennial

JFK's life, legacy is celebrated on his centennial The President, speaking to newsmen in his White House office, November 2, 1961 in Washington, said he will order such tests only if they become necessary for security reasons. Kennedy and Jacqueline Bouvier, according to executive director Steven Rothstein. Kennedy was assassinated on November 22, 1963 in Dallas, Texas. The event was held in partnership with the JFK Hyannis Museum at the Bar... [Full Article...]

Britain's Got Talent finale moved for Ariana Grande's One Love Manchester concert

Tickets for the One Love Manchester benefit concert on Sunday have sold out in under 20 minutes. The singer will now take to the stage for the first time since the devastating incident, and will be joined by the likes of Justin Bieber, Miley Cyrus, Little Mix, Katy Perry, Coldplay among other artists . [Full Article...]

Brother of Manchester Bomber Arrested in Libya

Brother of Manchester Bomber Arrested in Libya Manchester police said on Twitter that Thursday's arrests bring the total number of men in custody in the U.K.to eight. Abedi, a 22-year-old Briton of Libyan descent, died in Monday's explosion, which killed 22 others and wounded almost 120 as crowds were leaving an Ariana Grande concert. [Full Article...]

Nicola Sturgeon open to 'progressive' pact with Labour to stop Tory government

Nicola Sturgeon open to 'progressive' pact with Labour to stop Tory government Constituencies the Scottish Conservatives would seize include Aberdeen South, Aberdeenshire West and Kincardine, Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk, as well as Dumfries and Galloway, the analysis suggests. She said she would "look at that on an issue-by-issue basis". Ms Davidson told BBC Radio 4's Today programme: "I haven't seen an election yet - and I've fought six of them as leader plus t... [Full Article...]

Trump Delays Promised U.S. Embassy Move To Jerusalem

The praise from Palestinian and Arab leaders and the protest from Israelis showed just how far Trump has shifted from the unwavering support for Israel's policies that he expressed during the 2016 campaign. Israel captured east Jerusalem - claimed by Palestinians for the capital of a future independent state - from Jordan in 1967 and annexed it, in a move not internationally recognized. [Full Article...]

Palestinians say embassy decision best for peace

Although Trump's move keeps the embassy in Tel Aviv for the foreseeable future, the White House said the president wasn't abandoning his repeated pledge to move it. Hours before he was to reveal his decision on the climate pact, Trump chose to temporarily leave the embassy in Tel Aviv. A Palestinian official has welcomed Trump's decision not to move the United States embassy. [Full Article...]

Polls suggest Tories could now lose a seat in Wales

It had been increasingly referred to as a " dementia tax ". More than 90,000 young voters registered to vote in next month's United Kingdom election in just one day, in what could be a boost for the opposition Labour Party, the Independent reported Monday. [Full Article...]

Full House ready to consider N Carolina spending proposal

Full House ready to consider N Carolina spending proposal Democrats , who complained the plan fails to meet the critical needs of the state, plan to offer around a dozen amendments seeking to add funding in areas such as mental health, child protection and education. The plan now goes to the House, which in April failed to pass a spending plan for the first time in decades. The Republican-led New Hampshire Senate has approved an $11.8 billion budget, b... [Full Article...]

Duterte says Mindanao rebellion not Maute but 'purely ISIS'

The clashes erupted on Tuesday last week when gunmen waving black flags of the ISIS group rampaged through the mostly Muslim-populated city in response to an effort by security forces to arrest a Filipino on the U.S. The government has beefed up its military presence in the southern Philippines in an effort to recover Marawi , a city partly controlled by terrorists linked to Islamic State , in t... [Full Article...]

XACTLY CORPORATION SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. Announces Investigation Of Buyout

The company now has an average volume of 153.4 Million. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is accessible through this link . SECOR Capital Advisors LP purchased a new stake in Xactly Corp during the third quarter valued at $1,782,000. Redmond Asset Management LLC now owns 54,982 shares of the technology company's stock worth $605,000 after buying an additional 206 sh... [Full Article...]

Nomura Bought Controversial Venezuelan Bonds at Steep Discount

Nomura Bought Controversial Venezuelan Bonds at Steep Discount Over the weekend, a report in the Wall Street Journal said that Goldman has paid 31 cents on the US dollar for the bonds issued by PDVSA the state owned oil company that mature during 2022 or approximately $ 865 million while citing five people that were familiar with the bonds' transaction. [Full Article...]

'Explosions and gunfire' heard at casino resort in Philippines

At least 37 bodies, including that of a gunman, were found inside a Manila casino hotel that was set on fire by the attacker, the Philippine police said on Friday. Philippine police were called to Resorts World Manila just after midnight (local time) after witnesses reported gunmen barging into a mall in the commercial centre, where smoke began billowing from an upper floor. [Full Article...]

Tim Cook: I asked Trump to stick with Paris climate deal

Trump's domestic critics included Obama, who said the United States was "joining a handful of nations that reject the future". Historically, the United States has emitted far more pollution from burning coal, oil and gas than any other nation. [Full Article...]

US U-20 Advance To Quarterfinals After Smashing New Zealand 6-0

US U-20 Advance To Quarterfinals After Smashing New Zealand 6-0 After Josh Sargent scored his fourth goal of the tournament late in the first half, the US erupted for five goals in the second half to ice the game. Italy has a strong squad too, and its players are a little older and more experienced than they were when they last ran into this France team. Josh Sargent opened the scoring for the United States in the 32nd minute, although he probably did... [Full Article...]

Despite Reports, Sean Spicer Remains White House Press Secretary

Despite Reports, Sean Spicer Remains White House Press Secretary White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer on Wednesday referred all questions related to the FBI's Russian Federation investigation from now on to President Trump's lawyer, Marc Kasowitz. Has Russia already won - without even firing an actual live round, by influencing our election and therefore getting their own people ensconced in the White House? Spicer said during Tuesday's press brief... [Full Article...]

United Kingdom election: What you need to know

Since then, the opposition Labour party has gained ground and May was forced to compromise on a key manifesto pledge on elderly care, which threated many traditional Tories with higher bills. When Theresa May first called a snap election for June 8, she was brimming with confidence. He said leaving the European Union without a replacement trade deal in place would be the worst possi... [Full Article...]


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