Trump plans to pull out of Paris Agreement

The news from the White House led to a swift and strong reaction from the United Nations . Failure to exit the agreement could also undermine his "America First" strategy, the newspaper noted. Those moves make it unlikely the USA will meet its Paris commitment in any case. A White House official says President Donald Trump is expected to withdraw the USA from the Paris climate accord.

Explosion in diplomatic area of Kabul kills 9, wounds dozens

Explosion in diplomatic area of Kabul kills 9, wounds dozens

Windows were shattered in shops, restaurants and other buildings up to a kilometre (half mile) from the blast site. A Taliban suicide bomber rams his vehicle into a minibus belonging to television channel Tolo , killing seven of its employees, in the first major attack on the Afghan media.

Spithill's key role for Americans in cup

Spithill will skipper two-time defending champions Oracle Team USA again, with trimmer-tactician Tom Slingsby , who won a Laser class gold medal for Australia at the London Olympics in 2012. It swapped out two of the workhorse grinders per race. However, they did not have it all their own way as they had to battle back from behind against Dean Barker's team as SoftBank Team Japan gained the better momentum out of the start box, leading going into mark 1.

Officer who shot Tamir Rice is fired in unrelated matter

Officer Frank Garmback , who was driving the patrol auto when Rice was killed, was suspended for 10 days, officials said . The police officer who shot dead Tamir Rice in Cleveland nearly three years ago has been fired . Loomis said they had been prepared in anticipation of disciplinary action against the two officers. This was in light of the fact that it was not an active-shooter call and when Garmback drove up on the scene, Rice was at the table and did not present an immediate ...

The 'Business Case' for Paris Is Bunk

Climate change is undeniable and it is "absolutely essential" the world fight the problem together, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres argued on Tuesday, as US President Donald Trump considers pulling out of the Paris climate deal .

Authorities: 19 charged in New York mob take... 11:39 am Wed

Authorities: 19 charged in New York mob take... 11:39 am Wed

Federal authorities say 19 people have been indicted in a NY mob investigation that includes allegations of fraud in a $25 million hospital expansion and in other public building projects. Here's the listing of the Luchese crime family members who were charged today. Meldish's murder was a gangland, execution-style shooting while Meldish was behind the wheel.