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Miss USA Winner Angers Liberals With Health Care Answer

Last night, Kara McCullough , a 25-year-old chemist, took home the Miss USA title for the District of Columbia . She will now compete in the Miss Universe pageant. McCullough's win also marks the second time in a row that the victor of the pageant has been the Miss D.C. representative. McCullough, who is, FYI, a scientist, first made waves when she revealed she doesn't think she is a feminist , but rather an "equalist" (more on why those two things are inherently the same, here).



Trump tells 'confidants' US will leave Paris climate deal

Trump, earlier in the day, rode the streets of Taormina in a golf cart as the leaders of France, Germany , Italy, Japan, Canada and the United Kingdom walked ahead of him. Trudeau and Trump also met for an informal chat on the sidelines of the summit. Trump's first foreign trip may have produced memorable, and at times cringe-inducing, images of the new president, whether grasping a glowing orb in Saudi Arabia or shoving the prime minister of Montenegro at a North Atlantic Treaty ...


Donald Trump 'to pull United States out of Paris climate change agreement'

Donald Trump 'to pull United States out of Paris climate change agreement'

Trump has previously expressed skepticism about climate change. Her comments came on the final day of the Sicily event, where global leaders were trying to persuade Trump to stay in a landmark climate change deal. Trump has said he would give world leaders the chance to make their case for the accord. NY and California have already pledged to combat climate change without the Trump administration's support.


Russian Officials Talked Openly About Influencing Trump

Russian Officials Talked Openly About Influencing Trump

Meanwhile, former Trump campaign foreign policy adviser Carter Page said he will testify next month before the House intelligence committee, and the New York Times reported that USA intelligence services obtained information during the 2016 election that showed senior Russian officials discussing how to influence Mr Trump through his advisers.


Axios: Trump tells 'confidants' US will leave Paris climate deal

Axios: Trump tells 'confidants' US will leave Paris climate deal

Trump reflected on how many places he had visited, saying, "We have been gone for close to nine days. and I think we hit a home run, no matter where we are". "It's only fair to the United States". There were no news conferences during his trip, unusual for a president on his first overseas journey, though, Trump made plenty of news, including chastising North Atlantic Treaty Organisation members for not spending enough money.



United Kingdom police release photo of Salman Abedi on night of Manchester attack

Prime Minister Theresa May said Saturday that a "severe" threat level meant another attack was still highly likely and that citizens should remain vigilant. Landlord Aimen Elwafi found the property with children's stickers on the walls, a metal rod in the bath, material cut up and the electricity turned off, friend Mohammed El-Hudarey told the BBC.