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NDP, Greens deliver power-sharing deal to lieutenant governor

The Liberals have 43 seats, one short of a majority, while the NDP have 41 and the Greens have three. Clark told reporters Tuesday she would test the confidence of the legislature rather than simply giving up her post as premier. "And for us, up in the north, who depend on trucking, on vehicles to get around, for our industry, it's obviously going to be hurtful", Rustad said.


Egypt's Authorities Apprehend Suspects in Probe Into Attack on Coptic Christians

Egypt's Authorities Apprehend Suspects in Probe Into Attack on Coptic Christians

IS had threatened further attacks, but while police boosted security around churches in the country, no one was prepared for a strike on the desert road leading to the Saint Samuel monastery in the southern province of Minya. Makarios said the latest ISIS attack represents a "natural escalation" in the terrorist group's campaign against Christians after President Sisi called a state of emergency in April following two suicide bombing attacks against Coptic churches killed at least 45 ...


Brazil's top prosecutor accuses President Temer of corruption, obstruction

Brazil's top prosecutor accuses President Temer of corruption, obstruction

The approval allows the court to quickly make both the testimony and audio public. I repeat: "I will not resign", he announced angrily, wagging his finger, in a brief televised statement to the nation. The bombshell revelations came from testimony given by executives at JBS SA - a meatpacking company that grew quickly through acquisitions funded by low-priced loans from Brazil's development bank during 13 years of government by Lula and Rousseff's leftist Workers Party .


Arsene Wener signs new Arsenal contract

Arsene Wener signs new Arsenal contract

Wenger will outline his plans for close-season signings and while there may still be some tinkering with his backroom staff it will not be without his approval. I hoped that Wenger would go, not because I don't like him, quite the opposite. But the FA Cup final win against Chelsea last weekend could have swayed opinion among the board and supporters.


UK 'disappointed' if US pulls out of Paris climate accord

UK 'disappointed' if US pulls out of Paris climate accord

Today, he announced via Twitter that he would announce his decision in the next few days. Nick Dearden, director of Global Justice Now, said: "Amidst the series of ill-informed and autocratic policies that Trump has enacted since coming to power, his decision to pull out of the Paris accord stands out as the one that will have the most long-term and disastrous consequences for the world".



Trump, after House panel subpoenas, backs probing Obama administration

Former White House National Security Adviser Susan Rice was identified by multiple news agencies last month as someone who requested the names of Trump associates whose names had appeared in coded form in classified intelligence reports be identifed for her - or 'unmasked .' Rice at the time denied wrongdoing and told us today through a spokesperson that she is unaware of any subpoenas 'directed at her'.