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Manchester attack: Hunt for possible 2nd bomb under way

The Manchester bombing raised concern across Europe. Following the release of crime scene photos from the bombing, he has asked for "a complete review" of leaks from USA government agencies. British Prime Minister Theresa May said she plans to discuss the leaks with President Donald Trump at the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels.



Rookie Jones believes he had the auto to win Indy 500

He was bidding to become the event's fourth four-time victor, joining A.J. Foyt, Al Unser and Rick Mears. Twenty-two-year-old rookie Ed Jones of Britain placed third, and last year's victor, Alexander Rossi of the United States, ended up seventh.


Trump, EPA chief meet ahead of decision on climate change

Trump, EPA chief meet ahead of decision on climate change

Among the holdouts Trump wants to join are Sudan, South Sudan, Zimbabwe, Venezuela and Yemen. More than four months into his term, he argued that his administration had not had enough time to review the pact. A United Nations panel of climate scientists says it is at least 95 percent probable that man-made greenhouse gas emissions, mainly from burning fossil fuels, are the main cause of climate change since 1950.


May accused of being Trump's 'mole' in European Union over climate policy

May accused of being Trump's 'mole' in European Union over climate policy

House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer, D-Md., called President Donald Trump's refusal to affirm the Paris climate agreement "a striking abdication of American leadership" in a tweet on Monday. President Trump himself acknowledged the delay in US cooperation with a tweet. On Tuesday, the news site Axios reported that Trump has informed close associates that he plans to withdraw from the climate pact, which includes a pledge by states to strive to limit the rise of global temperatures ...



Ex-President Rallies Support for Re-Election of President Rouhani

Hard-liner Ebrahim Raisi will gain votes from Qalibaf's endorsement, but it may not be enough to defeat Rouhani. The move reduces the risk of the anti-Rouhani vote being split. "And the economy, as in most elections, appears to be the issue of most concern to voters", conclude the firm's analysts Hasnain Malik and Stuart Culverhouse.



India seeks to double German investment, says ex-envoy

It would be a "crime" to spoil the environment for future generations, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today and underlined the need to protect biodiversity, as the Trump administration mulls to overturn the US' position on the 2015 Paris climate accord.