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United Nations climate talks kick off in Bonn

United Nations climate talks kick off in Bonn

The Paris agreement would bind countries to cut greenhouse emissions on a country-by-country basis. The Paris Agreement's Article 4 says any nation can adjust its goals at any time "with a view to enhancing its ambition". That means the president will head to the G7 summit in Italy at the end of May amid continued global uncertainty over whether the United States will remain in the emissions-cutting deal struck in Paris under the Obama administration.


Trump targeting IRS rule on churches

Trump targeting IRS rule on churches

The White House has not yet released the full text of the order, but it appears to fall short of what religious conservatives expected from Trump, who won overwhelming support from evangelicals by promising to "protect Christianity" and religious freedom.



Trump appears to threaten Comey with existence of tapes of talks

Trump said in his brief statement about firing Comey on Tuesday that the FBI chief had told him three times that he was not under investigation in the Russian Federation probe. "Maybe the best thing to do would be to cancel all future "press briefings" and hand out written responses for the sake of accuracy???" First, the administration said that the recommendation to fire the F.B.I.


Colbert responds to Trump's 'no talent' insult: 'I won'

Colbert responds to Trump's 'no talent' insult: 'I won'

For as pointed as most of Colbert's jokes were, though, none were more strategically deployed than his closer, a Hail Mary gambit that - as Trump will very likely point to as proof of Colbert's hackery - drove The Late Show's studio audience wild.



Clapper: 'I don't know if there was collusion' between Trump and Russian Federation

It's about Mr. Comey's poor handling of Ms. Clinton, which Mr. Trump previously said "took a lot of guts" and "was the right thing" to do? Comey has not confirmed Trump's account. As the full membership of the Republican National Committee gathers in California, there is one question they must be talking about: How do they defend Donald Trump? "I said, if it's possible would you let me know, am I under investigation?" However, because of the many false statements made by White House ...