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Trump tells 'confidants' US will leave Paris climate deal--Axios

Trump tells 'confidants' US will leave Paris climate deal--Axios

Numerous protesters carried flags or wore bandanas over their faces with the hammer and sickle symbol, a communist symbol. "The single greatest strength to our armed forces is you, you, all of you", Trump said to the troops. On trade, Trump pushed his demand that trade agreements the USA negotiates with other countries be fair, as well as free, with reciprocity on tariffs and other barriers.


Donald Trump tells 'confidants' USA will leave Paris climate deal

Donald Trump tells 'confidants' USA will leave Paris climate deal

The announcement on the final day of the US president's first global trip comes after he declined to commit to staying in the sweeping climate deal, resisting intense worldwide pressure from his peers at the summit. The G-7 includes the U.S., Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, and the United Kingdom. Unlike numerous leaders, he does not plan a news conference, meaning he'll end his trip without a formal question-and-answer session with journalists that could have included queries about the ...


G-7 leaders pressure tech firms on removing terror propaganda

G-7 leaders pressure tech firms on removing terror propaganda

But for Gentiloni and May, the Taormina summit may also be their last, given upcoming elections. The G7 leaders also received a "salute" by Italian airforce jets which flew overhead, spewing out trails of red, white and green smoke - the colours of Italy's flag.


Senate Republicans could preserve one of Trumpcare's deadliest provisions

Senate Republicans could preserve one of Trumpcare's deadliest provisions

Congress now begins a weeklong recess, with GOP senators still hunting for a health care overhaul plan that can win the support of no fewer than 50 senators, plus Vice President Mike Pence's tie-breaking vote. The House and Senate departed the Capitol on Thursday for a four-day weekend in anticipation of a final push to resolve tax, education and budget conflicts.


Letters: Trump's Middle East trip a triumph

Letters: Trump's Middle East trip a triumph

This tension will remain until a peaceful solution is ultimately found between the Israelis and the Palestinians . In public remarks in the West Bank town of Bethlehem and in Jerusalem , Trump avoided mention of a two-state solution to the Palestinian conflict, and made no references to controversial Jewish settlements or to recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.


Gregg Allman Of The Allman Brothers Band Dead At 69

Gregg Allman Of The Allman Brothers Band Dead At 69

But Lehman said Allman would be buried alongside his late brother, founding Allman Brothers guitarist Duane Allman, at Rose Hill Cemetery in Macon, where the band got its start almost five decades ago. "But the icing on the cake was always Gregg's voice". "Butch and I knew each other since we were teenagers and we were bandmates for over 45 years".