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Manila: ISIS claims Philippines casino attack, but doesn't give evidence

There have been fears that the terror group would stage diversionary attacks elsewhere in the Philippines, but even if those fears prove unfounded, the apparent infiltration of ISIS into the country's south has experts anxious. Duterte said last week he may need to declare martial law across the rest of the country if the terrorism threat spread. MalacaƱang and the Philippine National Police (PNP) have ruled out terrorism in the early morning attack today by a lone gunman at the Resorts ...



Philippine military air strike 'accidently' kills 10 soldiers

Duterte said the Maute group was being given too much credit, and that the occupation of Marawi was the work of Islamic State, and planned long ago. "This Marawi [attack] has always been planned". The last president to declare martial law was Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, who did so in Maguindanao province on December 4, 2009 in the aftermath of the Ampatuan massacre.



World reacts to Trump's decision to withdraw USA from climate agreement

The leaders of some of the U.S.'s biggest companies on Thursday blasted President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw Washington from a landmark climate deal. "So, we are getting out but we will start to negotiate and we would see if we could make a deal that is fair and if we can, that's great and if we can't, that's fine".



House intel panel approves subpoenas for Trump lawyer, former top aide

Flynn handed in his resignation in February after it was revealed he misled top White House officials about his contacts with Russian officials. Dubke's hiring was meant to lighten the load on Sean Spicer , the White House press secretary, who had also been handling the duties of communications director during Trump's first month in office.


California sea lion grabs girl from dock and pulls her underwater

California sea lion grabs girl from dock and pulls her underwater

As the tourists cry out in horror, one man, believed to a family member, immediately dives in after the girl and hoists her out to safety. A lot of attention is being given to a video that captured a terrifying moment between a wild sea lion and a girl in British Columbia.


We don't know what Trump has decided on Paris climate deal: Germany

We don't know what Trump has decided on Paris climate deal: Germany

White House officials stressed that, despite having months to deliberate, the president had not yet decided. The White House press secretary, Sean Spicer, said Tuesday that Trump "wants a fair deal for the American people", adding that Trump was spending a "great deal of time" considering the agreement.