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Author: 0 Some GOP Lawmakers Really Don't Like Trump's Proposed Budget Cuts

Perversely, this budget also includes lots of cuts to job-training and other programs that help people acquire human capital and improve their employment prospects - again, in the name of encouraging people to become self-sufficient and find jobs on their own.

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

Sander's praise for Corbyn comes after a recent YouGov poll shows Labour trailing the Conservatives by just 3 points. However the findings contrast sharply with a ComRes poll for the Independent and Sunday Mirror which still shows the Conservatives with a healthy 12 point advantage.

Author: 0 No bail for plane bomb threat accused

The suspect, who lived in the south-east Melbourne suburb of Dandenong and was studying to be a chef, said he was carrying a bomb, but the device was actually a bluetooth speaker slightly larger than an iPhone, Mr Ashton said. He was eventually subdued by airport security and authorities said "a safety plan was enacted". A man who was arrested for trying to enter the cockpit of a Malaysia Airlines flight is driven to the Magistrates Court in Melbourne, Australia , Thursday, June 1, ...

World Media Report car hits pedestrians on London Bridge, some said hurt
Author: 0 Report car hits pedestrians on London Bridge, some said hurt

London police help escort people away from the scene of an apparent attack near London Bridge . Areas of central London were in lockdown late Saturday night after a van reportedly veered off a busy street and hit pedestrians and reports emerged of several stabbings in at least two incidents in the British capital.

Author: 0 Ariana Grande visits fans at Manchester hospital

The proceeds from ticket sales will be donated to the We Love Manchester emergency fund set up by the municipality in partnership with the British Red Cross to support the victims of the bombing and their families. Around 130,000 are due to attend the benefit concert on Sunday which will feature performances from other stars including Justin Bieber, Katy Perry, Miley Cyrus and Coldplay .

Author: 0 Analysts Take on Kinder Morgan Inc (NYSE:KMI) Rating

Kinder Morgan plans to more than double the capacity of its Trans Mountain pipeline from Alberta to the Pacific province of British Columbia, where two political parties which oppose the project on Monday struck a deal to take power for four years.

World Media Army convoy attacked by militants in J-K
Author: 0 Army convoy attacked by militants in J-K

He said the attack left as many as 6 army men injured. Those injured have been shifted to a hospital and a hunt is underway to nab the militants. Following the attack the 300-km long strategic highway has been closed for vehicular moment.

Author: 0 Palestinians, Israel police clash at Jerusalem Old City gate

President Donald Trump wrapped up a two-day visit to Israel and the West Bank on Tuesday without evidence of progress toward renewing talks between Israel and the Palestinians. "If Israel has a strong partner in the Arab world, then we will be able to bring the change", said Israeli Intelligence Minister Israel Katz, who was privy to some of the high-level meetings with the Americans.

Author: 0 Trump tweets article with unnamed source after criticizing reports with unnamed sources

The New York Times and Washington Post said he wanted to use Russian facilities to avoid USA interception of discussions with Moscow . "I think it's very important to recognise that the president has expressed full confidence in Jared Kushner and also went on to note the considerable progress and very large important portfolio that Jared oversees here at the White House".

World Media Macron Explains His Tense Handshake with Trump
Author: 0 Macron Explains His Tense Handshake with Trump

Mr Trump often seems to get the upper hand when it comes to such greetings - cue one with Japanese PM Shinzo Abe which lasted 19 seconds - and with supreme court nominee Neil Gorsuch, where the United States leader appeared to yank the judge's arm.

World Media EU, China to reaffirm support for climate pact
Author: 0 EU, China to reaffirm support for climate pact

Mr Obama had pledged to cut the nation's emissions by 26-28 per cent by 2025. Prime minister Theresa May was less strident in her condemnation of Mr Trump's decision . Asked about Musk's resignation, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross told Fox News that "anybody who read the agreement and understood it would realise that this was not really about climate, this was about United States money going to other countries and it didn't solve the climate problem".

World Media Oil slides as U.S. climate withdrawal compounds glut concerns
Author: 0 Oil slides as U.S. climate withdrawal compounds glut concerns

In an interview with The Tide source, the stakeholders said the nation's continual exemption from the cuts meant Nigeria could keep producing according to its ability. "U.S. producers are stepping up to fill the gap left by OPEC and other non-OPEC producers", said John Kilduff, partner at Again Capital. " OPEC grossly underestimated the ability of USA production", he said.

World Media Tiger Woods 'found by police asleep at wheel'
Author: 0 Tiger Woods 'found by police asleep at wheel'

I'm a friend of Tiger's. And the veteran has issued a plea for everyone involved in the sport to come together and help Woods in his hour of need. Woods had extremely slow and slurred speech. I asked Woods if he knew where he was at to which he stated he had no idea. I would like to apologize with all my heart to my family, friends and the fans.

Author: 0 China still treating foreign firms unfairly: European Union group

President Donald Trump is expected to announce his decision on whether to pull the United States out of the Paris climate accord Thursday afternoon US time (3 p.m. The Chinese premier will travel to Brussels to meet with European Union officialslater on Thursday, where he is expected to discuss issues such as climate policy, trade and North Korea.

World Media Trump likely to withdraw from Paris climate deal
Author: 0 Trump likely to withdraw from Paris climate deal

While China needs the EU's technical know-how to fight the pollution blighting its cities, the European Union is looking to Beijing to take action against emissions blamed for increased droughts, rising seas and other affects of climate change .

World Media No permits or training needed to carry guns in Wisconsin?
Author: 0 No permits or training needed to carry guns in Wisconsin?

The bar for carrying guns in Wisconsin will get a lot lower if the proposal in Madison turns into law. Two Republican state lawmakers are urging a Wisconsin Senate committee to approve their bill allowing people to carry concealed weapons without permits or training.

Author: 0 Philippines says 500 militants involved in siege

As battles rage in Marawi against ISIL-linked fighters, misdirected strikes kill 10 soldiers, defence minister says. Eight soldiers were also wounded in the "friendly fire" incident on Wednesday, said defence secretary Delfin Lorenzana , expressing remorse.

Author: 0 UK Labour chief challenges May to debate as race tightens

While polls suggest that Corbyn is unlikely to appeal to a wide enough swath of the British electorate to win a majority of seats for Labour , his popularity with meme-creating younger voters - energized by a more progressive platform than the centrists who led the party before him - could yet deny May the majority she expected at the campaign's outset.

Author: 0 Russians Might Get US Diplomatic Compounds Back — WaPost

But it comes at an awkward time, however, as Congress and the FBI investigate whether members of the Trump campaign colluded with Russian Federation to influence the election in the President's favor. The former president also ejected 35 Russian intelligence operatives from America amid findings by the USA intelligence community that Moscow sough to tilt last year's election in Trump's favor.

Author: 0 Kabul attack highlights security challenges in Afghanistan as US mulls more troops

Over a third of the country is outside government control. The insurgent group rarely claims responsibility for attacks that kill large numbers of civilians. The brazen attack during the holy month of Ramadan highlighted the ability of militants to strike even in the capital's most secure district, home to the presidential palace and foreign embassies that are enveloped in a maze of concrete blast walls.

Author: 0 Former FBI Director James Comey to testify in Senate June 8

Fired FBI Director James Comey is scheduled to step up to the plate on Thursday, June 8, and talk about President Donald Trump before the Senate Intelligence Committee . A spokeswoman for the committee's chairman, Sen. Another congressional source, who also requested anonymity, said Democrats were "informed and consulted" about the subpoenas ahead of time, but some committee aides said they were not.

Author: 0 Trump waives law requiring US move its embassy to Jerusalem

Palestinian officials expressed support for the order and called it "a chance for peace". The Palestinians want East Jerusalem as the capital of their future state. Everybody recognizes Israel as the capital of Israel. This means the embassy will stay in Tel Aviv for now. Daniel Shapiro, Obama's ambassador to Israel, says the US should move the embassy later this year.

World Media Recall of President Zuma not on ANC NEC agenda
Author: 0 Recall of President Zuma not on ANC NEC agenda

The stalwarts were deeply concerned that a significant number of the ANC leadership decided that Zuma's recall should not be accepted, and made a decision to release a statement on Monday before the NEC press briefing at 14:00. This weekend's call for Zuma to resign followed a previous attempt at an NEC meeting in November past year, which was also unsuccessful. Mantashe said the ANC NEC supports that move but have to go back to post independence and establish if the government have been ...

Author: 0 Trump says comic should be ashamed for severed head video

Trump's oldest son, Donald Jr ., called the image "shocking but not surprising", while urging CNN to sever ties with the comedienne, who has hosted the network's New Years specials with her friend, Anderson Cooper , in recent years. I get it. "This was just so wrong-headed and I told her it was". 'I beg for your forgiveness'. "I was wrong", Griffin said in a video posted to social media.

Author: 0 I'm no supporter of Corbyn, says Sedgefield Labour candidate

The Survation survey, conducted entirely after Thursday's Tory manifesto launch, found 28% of voters said they were less likely to vote Conservative because of the social care package, branded a " dementia tax " by opponents. The prime minister is also disingenuous about claiming the detail of the "dementia tax" was clearly subject to a green paper consultation in the manifesto.

World Media Russia Fires Cruise Missiles, Targets IS Positions in Syria
Author: 0 Russia Fires Cruise Missiles, Targets IS Positions in Syria

A Russian warship and submarine have fired cruise missiles at Islamic State group targets around Palmyra in Syria from the Mediterranean, Moscow said yesterday, the first such strikes announced in months. "All sides are in direct contact with each other and all go to some effort to coordinate their strikes on ISIS and other targets". A UNESCO World Heritage Site, Palmyra is home to globally important archaeological ruins and is seen as a symbolically important to both sides.

Author: 0 UK Prime Minister Theresa May boycotts TV debate despite Labour challenge

Her excuses for not attending tonight's BBC debate , ranging from wanting to spend with real voters , to wanting to concentrate on Brexit , look like evading scrutiny. A seven-way debate does not always yield a clear victor, but barring any gaffes - Mr Corbyn has calculated that the only way is up. "Was really buzzing about this though".

Author: 0 White House official: Trump plans to pull US from Paris deal

What is not yet clear is whether Trump plans to initiate a formal withdrawal from the Paris accord, which under the terms of the agreement could take three years, or exit the underlying United Nations climate change treaty on which the accord was based.

World Media Indian court recommends cow to be made national animal
Author: 0 Indian court recommends cow to be made national animal

India is a predominant agriculture country based in animal rearing. "It should also be kept in mind that that Hindus have got great faith in cows and Nepal, which is a Hindu nation, has declared cow a national animal", he said. Rajasthan is the state where a Muslim man named Pehlu Khan was killed by "gau rakshaks" - self-styled cow vigilantes who act in the name of cow protection - while ferrying cattle along with some acquaintances.

World Media White House Communications Director resigned before Trump's overseas trip
Author: 0 White House Communications Director resigned before Trump's overseas trip

Mr Dubke tendered his resignation May 18, Axios reported earlier, saying his final day hasn't been set yet. His last day has not yet been determined. "He has expressed his desire to leave the White House and made very clear that he would see through the president's worldwide trip and come to work every day and work hard even through that trip", Conway said.

World Media South Indian court orders 4 week stay on cow slaughter rules
Author: 0 South Indian court orders 4 week stay on cow slaughter rules

The West Bengal government today joined those of Kerala and Karnataka to oppose the central government's move to ban sale of cattle for the goal of slaughter as it said it would move the Supreme Court against the ban. The petitioners in the Madras High Court have contended that the rules should have been approved by Parliament first. Stalin also questioned the silence of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K.Palaniswami on the issue while his counterparts of Kerala, Puducherry and Tripura ...

World Media White House Briefing Amid Reports Of Staff Changes, Russia Developments
Author: 0 White House Briefing Amid Reports Of Staff Changes, Russia Developments

One source described the information as financial in nature and said the discussion centered on whether the Russians had leverage over Trump's inner circle. The source said the intercepted communications suggested to USA intelligence that Russians believed "they had the ability to influence the administration through the derogatory information".

World Media Ariana Grande to Perform Benefit Concert After Manchester Tragedy
Author: 0 Ariana Grande to Perform Benefit Concert After Manchester Tragedy

Grande's concert was attached by Salman Abedi on Monday evening, killing 22 and injuring 119 people. A spokesman for anti-terror police said investigators relied on trust with security partners around the world, adding: "When that trust is breached it undermines these relationships and undermines our investigations".

Author: 0 Gentiloni backs Merkel: Europe must forge its own future

On Tuesday, shortly after Merkel's meeting with Modi, Trump used his Twitter to warn Berlin: "We have a MASSIVE trade deficit with Germany , plus they pay FAR LESS than they should on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and military". For his part, Modi declared that "the world needs a strong leadership, which is demonstrated by Chancellor Merkel". Germany's Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel also blasted the U.S., saying the Trump administration's "short-sighted policies...