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G7 meeting on environment confirms split on climate between U.S., allies

G7 meeting on environment confirms split on climate between U.S., allies

The U.S. refused to endorse the summit's final statement in the part concerning climate, following President Donald Trump's recent decision to withdraw from the Paris Agreement on cutting global carbon emissions. Xie Zhenhua, China's top climate negotiator, made it clear at the clean energy forum: "We will not only continue to strengthen cooperation with California, but also strengthen the concrete cooperation with other USA states, cities, enterprises and scientific research ...


Four Oklahoma Inmates Escape Through Same Ventilation System Used Before

Four Oklahoma Inmates Escape Through Same Ventilation System Used Before

According to the Pottawatomie County Sheriff's Office, a white Dodge matching the description of the stolen vehicle was recovered by the police near State Highway 102 and State Highway 9. Reuters reported that Sheriff Charlie Dougherty addressed the local media and stated that the Lincoln County Jail has been overcrowded and "in need of repairs" for years.


Two House Democrats launch longshot bid to impeach Trump

Two House Democrats launch longshot bid to impeach Trump

According to USA Today , an official statement issued by Donald Trump's lawyer attempted to turn the tables on Comey, suggesting he was in the wrong for "unauthorized disclosures" of private conversations he had with Trump. Richard Nixon came close to being impeached but resigned instead. Nevertheless, he said, he planned to draft one article of impeachment to jump-start a process that he said would accelerate over time.


Virginia Democrats vying to be face of Trump resistance

Virginia Democrats vying to be face of Trump resistance

Gillespie, meanwhile, has locked in support from Republican Party leaders from top to bottom in Virginia , but what he doesn't have - and what he hasn't sought - is the support of the sitting Republican president. He's now running a similar blow-up-the-system campaign. You can learn more about Stewart here. And his campaign feuded with a local television station that initially refused to air a campaign ad featuring a controversial image of comedian Kathy Griffin holding up a likeness of ...



What's next in the legal fight over the travel ban

Those periods were meant to be time for the administration to review its vetting process and possibly revise its practices, although it's unclear why it couldn't have completed that review during the more than 140 days Trump has been president.


U.S. defense chief: 'Americans will do the right thing' in Pacific

U.S. defense chief: 'Americans will do the right thing' in Pacific

But he made no mention of USA president Donald Trump's decision to pull the United States out of the Paris global climate change agreement, a move that infuriated allies far and wide. North Korea on Sunday slammed the latest round of United Nations sanctions as "mean" and vowed to press ahead with its missile and nuclear weapons programs.