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Arctic Council Allies Urge US to Remain Committed to Climate Change Pact

Freeland had no comment on Tillerson's public remarks after Thursday's meeting - the US will not rush to decide its climate change policies. "We are going to make the right decision for the United States", he said. "We got to a very good place on climate change in this agreement". In Fairbanks, the Arctic Council foreign ministers signed a binding agreement on Arctic scientific cooperation , the third legally-binding agreement in the Arctic Council's 20-year history, joining the 2011 ...



Trump reportedly made a decision to fire James Comey while watching TV on Sunday

But Comey had also been leading an investigation into potential Russian collusion in last year's U.S. presidential election. Mr Trump has denied ties to Russian Federation or knowledge of campaign co-ordination with Moscow. "The president over the last several months lost confidence in Director Comey, the DOJ [Department of Justice] lost confidence in Director Comey, bipartisan members of Congress made it clear that they had lost confidence in Director Comey and most importantly the rank and ...


Surprise! Senate Fails to Repeal Obama-Era Rule

Surprise! Senate Fails to Repeal Obama-Era Rule

The methane rules have been challenged in court by a number of oil-producing states. "We do not like the black eye of living under the largest methane cloud in North America", Lachelt said. In Nevada, the BLM manages almost 48 million acres of public land for multiple uses, which accounts for 63 of the state's land base, according to the agency.


Trump launches voter fraud review

Trump launches voter fraud review

There has so far been no evidence to support his claims. During his campaign, Trump repeatedly alleged that the election system was "rigged" and after his election argued that such massive, widespread fraud kept him from the popular vote.



Trump fired Comey at key juncture in Russian Federation scandal investigation

Trump fought for control of the narrative in his usual way. But a memo he drafted this week that has served as President Trump's public justification for firing Comey has all but eviscerated that trust. Since the election both sides have detested Comey - Republicans because he didn't indict Clinton and Democrats due to their hunt for a scapegoat. Meanwhile, the panel has invited Comey to meet in closed session Tuesday, confirmed Becca Glover Watkins, a spokesperson for committee Chairman ...