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Trump pulling US from global climate pact, dismaying allies

Trump pulling US from global climate pact, dismaying allies

Earlier yesterday, a White House official said Trump was expected to pull out of the deal, but added that there could be "caveats". White House officials cautioned that details were still being hammered out and that, although close, the decision on withdrawing from the 195-nation accord - agreed to in Paris in 2015 - was not finalized.


Trump administration formally announces intent to renegotiate NAFTA

Trump administration formally announces intent to renegotiate NAFTA

Lighthizer told reporters that " NAFTA has been successful for USA agriculture, investment services and the energy sector, but not for manufacturing", as Reuters reported. In addition to guaranteeing fairer treatment of our industry in Mexico and Canada, the agreement led to economic growth in all three countries. The fruit and vegetable industry is highly dependent on global trade, both exports from the United States and imports from critical trading partners such as Mexico and Canada.


United States college evacuated due to campus 'threat'

United States college evacuated due to campus 'threat'

A Republican state lawmaker from Central Washington is proposing to cut state funding from Evergreen State College following protests on the Olympia campus. KING 5's Drew Mikkelsen is heading to the campus . Student protesters took offense at the email, which was published in the student paper, and some included calls for Weinstein's firing among a litany of protest demands.


Gov. Walker signals opposition to carrying weapons without permit

Gov. Walker signals opposition to carrying weapons without permit

But at a packed hearing, Democrats and other critics said the move could lead to irresponsible people bringing firearms to public places, including schools where guns are now banned by law. According to a 2015 Gallup poll, 56 percent of Americans support concealed carry , and 12 states already have very similar legislation to the proposed Wisconsin law.


Jurors deliberating in Oklahoma officer's manslaughter trial

Jurors deliberating in Oklahoma officer's manslaughter trial

Your browser doesn't recognise available video formats. Officer Betty Shelby , 43, faces from four years to life in prison if convicted of manslaughter in the September 2016 killing of Terence Crutcher , then 40, whose vehicle was blocking a road.



Homeland Security Secretary defends plan for Russia back channel

The article said Kushner sought to set up a secret line of communication with Russian Federation during the presidential transition. In this case, if it is proved that Kushner was negotiating with the Russian Ambassador with the consent of the US President-elect, it will open the way towards Trump's impeachment.