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Macron does not cede an inch to Putin

Macron does not cede an inch to Putin

France welcomed its first gay refugee from Chechnya on the same day French President Emmanuel Macron called on Vladimir Putin to investigate the alleged crackdown on gay men in the region. Macron decisively beat Le Pen, an open Putin admirer in a fraught presidential election campaign, and afterwards the Russian president said in a congratulatory message that he wanted to put mistrust aside and work with him.



Countries Doing the Most to Fight Climate Change

Donald Trump said the accord was "punishing" America's coal industry, with a resultant loss of jobs . From the very first slide in the short, informational video, the French ministry undercut the American position, erasing portions of the White House's message and writing over them.


Fresno sixth-grader wins National Spelling Bee

Fresno sixth-grader wins National Spelling Bee

After the competition, she said, "It is like a dream come true. I just focused on my word and tried to spell it right", said Ananya upon receiving the winner's trophy. "Do you know the word 'covfefe?' " she asked a seemingly puzzled Vinay. He added that his daughter, who says she wants to be a doctor, is highly self-motivated.


Kathy Griffin: Donald Trump

Kathy Griffin: Donald Trump "broke me"

Addressing the image and her job as a comedian, she said that she loves to make people laugh and that "sometimes people want a joke that's out there and is a little insane". "I'm going to be honest, he broke me". "But I didn't grab anybody's you-know-what", she added, referencing Trump's "grab them by the p--" Access Hollywood tape.



Trump in Mideast condemns 'evil losers' behind Manchester attack

During his meeting with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas Tuesday and in speeches throughout the day, President Donald Trump notably omitted any mention of a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. "We reassert to you our positions of a two-state solution along the borders of 1967, a state of Palestine with its capital in East Jerusalem , living alongside Israel", he said, referring to Israel's occupation of the West Bank following a war against three Arab ...



Trump under fire over expected global climate deal withdrawal

Trump faced considerable pressure to hold to the deal during visits with European leaders and Pope Francis on his recent trip overseas. While Trump now favors an exit, he has been known to change his thinking on major decisions and tends to seek counsel from a range of inside and outside advisers, many with differing agendas, until the last minute.