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Tough debate expected at G7 summit

Tough debate expected at G7 summit

Mr Trump's pending review of U.S. climate policies has left environmentalists bracing for the possibility of bland G7 promises which say little after years of increasingly stronger commitments to reduce reliance on fossil fuels and cut greenhouse gas emissions.


Senate Republicans Blast The Latest House Health Care Bill

Senate Republicans Blast The Latest House Health Care Bill

Additionally, some 14 million Americans would lose their coverage under Medicaid , the state-and-federal program for the poor and lower-income individuals, thanks to the AHCA's $834 billion cut in Medicaid funding. Trump and Republicans celebrated the House's narrow May 4 passage of the bill in a Rose Garden ceremony after several embarrassing setbacks, even as GOP senators signaled it had little chance of becoming law without significant changes.


Gunman said neo-Nazi roommates were planning terror

Gunman said neo-Nazi roommates were planning terror

After two of his Neo-Nazi roommates, Jeremy Himmelman , 22, and Andrew Oneschuk , 18, had showed disrespect for his new religion, Arthurs shot them, Tampa Bay newspaper wrote, citing police Detective Kenneth Nightlinger. Alyssa Himmelman said her brother was friends with Russell and Arthurs, but she described Arthurs as "sick and twisted". "He was an odd character", she said in a telephone interview, describing the time she met Arthurs when he visited her brother in MA before Jeremy moved ...


Trump handshake showdown with France's Macron

Trump handshake showdown with France's Macron

Nevertheless, war has been synonymous with Trump's administration - and shame on you to think that the battle of the handshake would end in such fashion that would have him lose. Trump hosted French President Emmanuel Macron for a working lunch today at the official residence of the United States Ambassador to Belgium. His handshake style came under media scrutiny after a meetings with the Japanese and Canadian leaders.



Joe Lieberman on President Trump's Federal Bureau of Investigation director short list

The Associated Press reports White House press secretary Sean Spicer said that an announcement is not imminent. Joseph Lieberman departs the White House after meeting with U.S. "I think he'd be a good choice". And seeing as how the president - who is not happy with Mueller's new gig - must choose Comey's replacement rather quickly, they're about to get a lot more.



Trump's budget doesn't forget the taxpayer

Mulvaney was quoted earlier this week as saying an appropriate description for this budget would be the "Taxpayer First Budget". "Basically dead on arrival", opined the Senate's No. It's nearly as if Trump just wants to shut down most of what the government does. Student loan subsidies, home heating assistance and Great Lakes cleanup would be on the chopping block as the departments of education, environment, energy and State take hits.