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France Trolls Trump With 'Corrected' Video On Paris Climate Accord

U.S. billionaire Michael Bloomberg has put his money where his mouth is by offering US$15 million to the United Nations to help tackle climate change . Media mogul and former NYC mayor Michael Bloomberg submitted a " statement of unity" Monday from hundreds of mayors, governors, CEOs and university presidents pledging to "achieve and eventually exceed" America's commitment to the Paris climate change agreement.


White House: Trump will not claim executive privilege to block Comey testimony

White House: Trump will not claim executive privilege to block Comey testimony

Executive privilege grants the president the power to withhold certain information from Congress. The White House director of legislative affairs acknowledged Monday that the ongoing investigations into possible links between Russian Federation and President Donald Trump's campaign have undoubtedly detracted from the administration's agenda.


Travel ban critics say Trump is hurting his case

Travel ban critics say Trump is hurting his case

Critics have assailed the ban as discriminatory and that his reasoning for it is flawed. President Donald Trump's Twitter tirades on the travel ban may be undermining the legal work of top-notch Justice Department lawyers assigned to represent his administration at the Supreme Court .



Donald Trump Renews Attack on London Mayor Sadiq Khan

Trump also stressed that his proposal was a "travel ban", a description his aides have disputed in the past. She says the idea that Trump is going after Khan because he's a Muslim is "utterly ridiculous". Butt and Redouane were from the multi-ethnic Barking neighborhood of east London, where police raids began shortly after the attacks Saturday night.



Trump pushes for privatizing US air traffic control

Joining Trump in making the announcement were Vice President Mike Pence, Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao and three former Republican transportation secretaries-Elizabeth Dole, James Burnley and Mary Peters. Shuster stood over the president's shoulder as Trump signed the papers and then handed the pen to Shuster. Congress must reauthorize the FAA before the agency's legal authority expires September 30.


White House: Trump will not exert executive privilege over Comey

White House: Trump will not exert executive privilege over Comey

On Monday morning, Trump upended the White House's week with a blitz of statements delivered via Twitter. "The president's power to assert executive privilege is very well established", Sanders said. "Sooner rather than later, let's find out what happened and bring this to a conclusion", Mr Blunt told Fox News. "You don't do that, I think, by invoking executive privilege on a conversation you had apparently with nobody else in the room", the Missouri Republican said.