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Gianforte apologizes during victory speech to reporter he allegedly body-slammed

Gianforte apologizes during victory speech to reporter he allegedly body-slammed

Fewer than 24 hours earlier, the Republican candidate was charged with misdemeanor assault after the incident with the reporter. Gianforte used part of his victory to apologize to Guardian reporter Ben Jacobs . "I've learned my electors wait until the last minute", she said. Gianforte campaigning with Donald Trump Jr in Montana. Whether Gianforte's widely reported altercation with Jacobs may influence the final outcome remains to be seen.



After trip's final day, Trump to return to tumult at home

Trump spent much of the day in meetings in Italy, demanding that the world's wealthiest nations to do more to fight terror while listening to their urgings about the need to stay in the Paris climate agreement . Kirton said Trump has demonstrated the ability to come to bilateral agreements, and it is possible that Taormina will yield deals for which he can claim credit at home.



Police raid St Helens address as Manchester terror investigation spreads

A total of 56 hate crimes were recorded by Greater Manchester Police on Wednesday, a significant rise on the 28 reported on Monday, chief constable Ian Hopkins said. British officials were infuriated by the leaks but believe US law enforcement was responsible for them, not the White House. Just under 1,000 soldiers have already been deployed, initially in London , then elsewhere.


Washington consultant charged in insider trading case

Washington consultant charged in insider trading case

Federal authorities charged five people, including three who worked for a NY hedge fund, with insider trading in shares of several health care stocks using confidential information passed on by a health care consulting firm. The alleged scheme lasted from at least May 2012 through November 2013 and resulted in more than $3.9 million in profits. Fogel pleaded guilty last week to six criminal counts and is cooperating with the government.



G7 Leaders Gather for Talks on Trade, Climate and Security

Taormina - Group of Seven (G7) talks got under way in Sicily on Friday with several clouds hanging over proceedings: the Manchester terrorist attack, looming Brexit talks between the United Kingdom and the EU; North Korea's growing belligerence; questions about US President Donald Trump's position on Russian Federation; and his comments about US ally Germany's trade policies.



China, Canada, EU join forces on climate action - without Trump

Trump will spend Saturday at the second day of the G-7 summit in Sicily , bringing to an end a nine-day trip that started in Saudi Arabia and Israel before moving on to Europe. The 2015 Paris accord is a landmark pact meant to reduce carbon emissions and fight climate change . "He hasn't made a final decision". According to German media reports, Trump also condemned Germany for " very bad " trade policies in a meeting with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, signalling ...