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IOC says OPEC output cut won't hit imports

The pact, reached Thursday, deepens an alliance between OPEC and Russian Federation, which produces more crude oil than any other country but isn't a member of the cartel, the Wall Street Journal reports . "This is significant in partially explaining why crude stocks ... have stayed so high", she said. Even those countries that question whether an extension can re-balance the market and bring down elevated stockpiles don't oppose an extension.



Trump 'asked intel chiefs to push back on Federal Bureau of Investigation probe'

President Trump asked two top US intelligence chiefs to push back against the FBI's investigation into possible collusion between Russian Federation and his presidential campaign, the Washington Post reported Monday evening. Testifying before the Senate Armed Services Committee, Coats cited the need to keep his conversations with the President private when asked about the report by Sen.



Federal appeals court upholds injunction blocking Trump's travel ban

The 4th Circuit - hardly the nation's most progressive - found that Trump's order "in text speaks with vague words of national security, but in context drips with religious intolerance, animus, and discrimination". The judges rejected the Justice Department's arguments that the court shouldn't give weight to Trump's campaign statements in favor of a Muslim ban, quoting them at length.



'Irritating': UK scolds United States officials who leaked name of Manchester attacker

A longtime family friend who has known Abedi since childhood told CNN that the bomber had begun to dress "Islamically", in a long robe, in recent years and was growing a beard. Salman Abedi lived for years with family in a modest red-brick house in the Fallowfield section of Manchester , a middle- to working-class neighborhood.


Off and on rain today, downpours/t-storms possible this evening

Off and on rain today, downpours/t-storms possible this evening

Tonight , a 30 percent chance of showers and storms. Some outlying areas will be slightly warmer, such as in parts of Lewis County, and the Portland area will hit 80 degrees Tuesday , said Jeff Michalski of the National Weather Service . Friday: Mostly cloudy, showers likely (maybe a thunderstorm too). Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Tuesday: Partly sunny with a chance of showers and a high near 70 degrees.


Manchester United FC players dedicate Europa League win to Manchester victims

Manchester United FC players dedicate Europa League win to Manchester victims

Two days after a suicide bomber killed 22 people following an Ariana Grande concert at Manchester Arena, United's fans, players and staff stood unbowed in Stockholm. "Tonight was more important than sport", ex-United player Beckham said. "It was hard to train yesterday but the manager told us the only thing we could do is win this for them and that is what we have done".