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Trump has a message for the Muslim world

The speech is part of a re-set effort with the Muslim world after Trump frequently attacked Muslims on the campaign trail previous year and tried to ban many from entering the United States. The order has been criticized as an attempt for Trump to legally implement his Muslim ban. Despite his toned down rhetoric, Trump warned the leaders gathered in Riyadh on Sunday that inaction on their part would bring "suffering, death, despair" and listed a series of actions Muslim countries must take ...


Saudi king slams Iran as 'spearhead of global terrorism'

Saudi king slams Iran as 'spearhead of global terrorism'

The US on Saturday said it hoped Hassan Rouhani, Iran's newly re-elected president, will halt his country's support for "destabilizing forces", end ballistic missile tests and carry out democratic reforms during his second term. The Public Investment Fund, Riyadh's main sovereign wealth fund, and USA private equity firm Blackstone said they were studying a proposal to create a $40 billion vehicle to invest in infrastructure projects, mainly in the United States.



British Columbia's LNG Dreams May Be Over

On election night she said she is confident the party's standing may improve, with a narrow decision in Courtenay-Comox that could give the B.C. Liberals a bare majority if absentee ballots favour her candidate. to the tune of 6 cents a kilowatt hour", said Weaver. The Liberals and the NDP have been trading the lead all night long. "We worked tirelessly for years to lead up to today", he told ecstatic supporters, saying the party had finally given people something to vote for, rather than ...



Celtics say Isaiah Thomas is out for the rest of the postseason

The Cavaliers would go on to win 130-86 as the Cavs' bench unit played practically the entire fourth quarter - at which point the lead eventually hit 50 points. His sister, Chyna, died in a vehicle crash before the Celtics played the Bulls in the first round. "Can't say enough about #thelittleguy @ Isaiah_Thomas ", assistant general manager Mike Zarren said on Twitter.


Trudeau photobombs prom photo shoot in Vancouver

Trudeau photobombs prom photo shoot in Vancouver

A group of Canadian teenagers preparing for their high school prom welcomed an unexpected guest to their pre-party photoshoot - the country's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau . Mr Trudeau naturally obliged with a beaming group selfie. " We were stoked ", Maragos said. Remember that time he just randomly popped out of a cave in Gatineau Park and took a shirtless selfie with a Quebec family ? Last summer, he was photographed shirtless and standing with a surfboard in the background of a ...



Comey agrees to testify in front of Senate committee

Lavrov met with Trump at the White House on May 10, the day after the President fired Comey. Comey, who has not spoken publicly in the 10 days since he was sacked, will testify in an open session of the US Senate Intelligence Committee, which is investigating possible Russian meddling in the 2016 election.