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Top GOP Officials Offer Mixed Messages On Future Of Paris Climate Deal

Donald Trump walked out of the G7 on Saturday at loggerheads with the rest of the big western economies over climate change , amid fears that the U.S. Trump has at times seemed to downplay concerns over climate change . Should Trump leave the pact, the US would be the first country to exit, which would also be the second time that America has signed onto a global climate deal under a Democratic president only to walk away from the same agreement under a Republican predecessor, as ...


Jury in Rolf Harris sexual assault trial discharged

Jury in Rolf Harris sexual assault trial discharged

The ex-entertainer, 87, who had been accused of indecently assaulting three teenage girls at public events between 1971 and 1983, denied all the charges. Prosecutor Jonathan Rees QC told London's Southwark Crown Court: "We have reviewed whether it would be appropriate to seek a further retrial on these allegations".



British police release new photo of Manchester attacker

Britain's intelligence agency, MI5, has begun an internal review of how it handled intelligence on Manchester suicide bomber Salman Abedi , who was known to the authorities but not under active investigation , a source told Reuters on Monday.



Trump condemns leaks after United Kingdom police briefly halt information sharing

British authorities did not say that the investigation had in fact been compromised by the leaks. "I have been thinking of my fans, and of you all, nonstop over the past week". Police are still trying to piece together British-born Abedi's past. The BBC reported that security services thought the bomb was too sophisticated for Abedi to have built by himself.


Trump repeats criticism of Germany, Merkel stands by stance

Trump repeats criticism of Germany, Merkel stands by stance

This will change", Trump tweeted early Tuesday from his personal account. Merkel has long cultivated strategic relations with the world's biggest democracy and rival Asian power to China, whose Prime Minister Li Keqiang will also visit Berlin this week.



Two more arrests over Manchester attack: British police

Manchester police have stopped sharing investigative information with the US until they are guaranteed an end to media leaks, a British official told The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to speak publicly.