Donald Trump fails to commit to Paris climate agreement

While Guterres did not mention the Trump administration in his speech, but responding to a question from the audience later, he said the United Nations believes "it would be important for the USA not to leave the Paris agreement " and even if Trump withdraws, "it's very important for the U.S.

General Election 2017: Five charts showing how the race is evolving

Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron described it as a "frankly shambolic display", while the main opposition Labour Party's election coordinator Andrew Gwynne said May had thrown her election campaign into " chaos and confusion". "We are proposing the right funding model for social care", she said. But Mr Corbyn has claimed that Labour's message is now "getting through" to voters, and will seek to make further appeals to young people to sign up to vote ahead of the 11.59pm deadline ...

UK's Theresa May, Jeremy Corbyn face tough questions on live TV

May, who was at times heckled by the audience during the televised questioning, was asked by a serving policeman about "devastating" cuts to police numbers during her six-year tenure as interior minister. I felt that she was exploiting the situation". He was also confronted with historical comments that the Falklands War was a "Tory plot" and the death of Osama bin Laden "a tragedy", saying of the former he had been pressing for the war's end, and of the latter that he had wanted the ...

Theresa May will confront Donald Trump over US Manchester leaks

United Kingdom police on Tuesday said they believed British-born Salman Abedi , aged 22, carried out Britain's deadliest bombing attack since 2005. The Times published graphic photos of the bombing at the Manchester Arena, including scenes allegedly depicting parts of a shirt worn by the suicide bomber and bomb parts used in the attack.

As North Korea threat grows, U.S. successfully tests missile defense

In Tuesday's U.S. test, the Pentagon's Missile Defense Agency launched an interceptor rocket from an underground silo at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. South Korea's government also said Pyongyang's repeated missile tests were dashing any hopes of resolving the situation peacefully. The interceptor hit and destroyed an intercontinental-range missile fired from a test site on Kwajalein Atoll in the Pacific, the Pentagon announced.