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Paris mayor says Trump climate withdrawal 'a mistake with fatal consequences'

Paris mayor says Trump climate withdrawal 'a mistake with fatal consequences'

During the presidential campaign, Mr. Trump pledged to withdraw from the agreement , arguing at a North Dakota rally, "This agreement gives foreign bureaucrats control over how much energy we use on our land, in our country". "Today's announcement by the president leaves the full responsibility of climate action on states and cities throughout our nation". Trump didn't indicate that he wanted to abandon the overall treaty .



Gunshots and explosions at Philippine mall

Police say robbery may have been the motive as a lone gunman, described as "foreign-looking, a Caucasian" burst into a high-end Manila hotel and casino complex opening fire on guests and setting gaming tables alight. The attacker or attackers have not been identified, but the Philippines have been troubled by terrorism . Meanwhile, as The Two-Way reported , the Philippine military has been battling ISIS-linked militants that seized parts of the southern city of Marawi last month.



United says new LA-Singapore route will be longest from US

Travellers from Singapore are expected to save nearly two hours of flight time to the U.S. using the new service, compared to United's existing service between Singapore and the San Francisco International Airport. than any other airline. Passengers who want to fly beyond Singapore can board flights on Singapore Airlines , which like United is a Star Alliance member.


'Wonder Woman' gets movie spotlight, with high expectations

'Wonder Woman' gets movie spotlight, with high expectations

The film also does a solid job rolling out Wonder Woman's acceptance of who she is in this world. The woman behind the movie is director Patty Jenkins . Wonder Woman hits theaters this Friday, June 2, 2017. "It was this wish fulfillment of being like the greatest version of yourself-of the woman you could fantasize".


Argentina begins new era under coach Sampaoli

Argentina begins new era under coach Sampaoli

Sampaoli, who was linked with the Barcelona job earlier this season , will now be presented in his new role in a press conference scheduled later on Thursday at the AFA training facilities in Ezeiza, Buenos Aires . After that, there will be only three games to secure a spot in Russian Federation. He has also coached Chile and club Universidad de Chile, having tremendous success at both, including guiding the nation to its first ever Copa America title in 2015, with a penalty-kick ...



Trump says United States will abandon global climate accord

The Paris agreement is a "massive redistribution of United States wealth to other countries", Trump told an audience of administration officials and supporters gathered in the White House Rose Garden. "The agreement permits it, and I know because I helped negotiate that flexibility", he said. Her spokesman, Steffen Seibert, said Thursday on Twitter that Merkel would continue to put all efforts into climate policy "to save our Earth".