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G-7 remains divided over protectionism, climate change

Ebell warned that if the administration seeks to make a deal to stay in the agreement, perhaps with a lower commitment than the Obama administration pledged, then a future president could simply increase the USA commitment. He's been willing to risk disapproval, engaging in an extraordinary scolding of close allies over their responsibility to pay for mutual defense. In the letter, they detail how the institutional left-Trump's sworn political enemies-are using the deal to gain power.


Phillips' opening round at NCAA Championship suspended

Phillips' opening round at NCAA Championship suspended

The first cut is after 54 holes when the top-15 teams will advance to the fourth round of stroke play on Monday. Auburn, which teed off in the morning wave, is the clubhouse leader at 6-under 282. Braden Thornberry of MS completed the first round and leads all individuals at 6 under par. Wanting to keep playing: The rain delay came at the worst time for Will Zalotris.



Trump views on climate 'evolving' amid push from Europeans

During Friday's gathering of the Group of 7 wealthy democracies - as well as at earlier stops on Trump's first worldwide trip - leaders have implored him to stick with the 2015 accord aimed at reducing carbon emissions and slowing potentially disastrous global warming.


S. Korea OKs civilian contact with North Korea over malaria

S. Korea OKs civilian contact with North Korea over malaria

North Korea may have about a dozen nuclear weapons and the ability to hit a few close targets within an hour or so of planning. It also illustrates the network of underground shelters where South Koreans can go in the event of an attack.


Kushner Tried To Set Up Secret Communications Channel With Kremlin

Kushner Tried To Set Up Secret Communications Channel With Kremlin

Kushner has offered to talk to Congress about these meetings, according to his lawyer Jamie Gorelick . The White House declined to comment. Flynn - whom NBC reports is formally considered a subject of the investigation - also attended the December meeting with Kushner and Kislyak, according to the Post .


A New Alabama Law Makes It Illegal To Remove Confederate Monuments

A New Alabama Law Makes It Illegal To Remove Confederate Monuments

Kay Ivey indicates that lauding white supremacy is more important than demonstrating equality for all Alabamians", she continued. "This legislation ensures that both the good and bad of our past are remembered so as to enlighten our future", a statement said .