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US President Trump Characterizes G7 Summit in Italy as 'Tremendously Productive'

Taormina - G7 nations on Saturday hit an impasse over climate change as US President Donald Trump rebuffed pressure to toe the collective line in the club of powerful democracies. British environmentalists accused Donald Trump of treating the worldwide community with "utter contempt" after he refused to sign up to global action on climate change at an worldwide summit.


Mother of Uber CEO Travis Kalanick killed in boat accident

Mother of Uber CEO Travis Kalanick killed in boat accident

Uber officials said Kalanick was close to his mother. FRESNO, Calif. (AP ) - The mother of the CEO of the ride-hailing company Uber died in a boat accident Friday evening in Fresno County, the company said. Kalanick has built the ride-hailing company Uber into a almost US$70 billion juggernaut, operating in hundreds of cities across dozens of countries around the world.


Gunmen attack bus carrying Coptic Christians in Egypt, kill 23

Gunmen attack bus carrying Coptic Christians in Egypt, kill 23

But the only confirmed strikes appear to have hit a pro-Al-Qaeda group in the Libyan city of Derna that has fought against IS. Scandinavian leaders have joined the chorus of world leaders condemning the attack on Coptic Christians traveling to a remote desert monastery south of Cairo that killed 29.



Iran's president criticizes USA after Trump's sharp words

But he faces a stark challenge from U.S. President Donald Trump , who is now visiting Iran's bitter regional rival Saudi Arabia, and has threatened to tear up the nuclear deal and re-impose sanctions. Corker says "it is astounding what Iran continues to do around the world". The Iranian president championed a nuclear deal with the United States and five other major powers in 2015 that led to the lifting of most sanctions against Iran previous year, in return for curbs on its nuclear ...



Fourth Circuit Court Rules Trump's Latest Muslim Ban Unconstitutional

They decided the arguments against the executive order were strong indeed. But Chief Judge Roger L. Gregory wrote that the government's "asserted national security interest. Judge Paul V. Niemeyer wrote that Supreme Court precedent required the court to consider the order "on its face". In April, Yale joined other prominent universities in filing an amicus (friend-of-the-court) brief in two cases challenging the second executive order issued by President Trump on March 6.



Macron snubs May on post-Brexit trade deal talks

Macron, without his wife Brigitte, was greeted on the doorstep of the USA ambassador's residence by Trump and First Lady Melania Trump. A handshake is one of the ways a person makes their first impression and US President Donald Trump is obviously a firm believer of this thought.