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May and Corbyn clash over Brexit ordeal

Jeremy Corbyn is promising to create a million good-quality jobs if he wins the General Election next week. "Instead of being held back by cuts, our futures can be invested in". He will add: "Under the Conservatives , the richest have got richer, while most people's incomes have fallen or stagnated". "Because the promise of Brexit is great, the opportunities before us enormous".



Trump pulls United States out of Paris climate accord

Officials said they were committed to achieving the U.S. goal of reducing emissions by 26-28% from 2005 levels. USA taxpayers aren't the only ones pitching in to a global fund to help poor countries cope with rising seas and fight climate change .



Flynn, Trump's personal lawyer, businesses being subpoenaed in Russia probe

Trump has been handing out his cellphone number to counterparts around the world, urging them to call him directly to avoid the red tape of diplomatic communications. Congress is now out of session. It resumes next Tuesday. "He blows away their case against him & now wants to clear his name by showing 'the false or misleading testimony by James Comey , John Brennan...' Witch Hunt!" The Associated Press reported this month that Comey planned to testify after Memorial Day, but the approval ...


Philippine 'Friendly Fire' Killing, Wounding Nearly 20 in Marawi Fight

Philippine 'Friendly Fire' Killing, Wounding Nearly 20 in Marawi Fight

Islamic extremists pre-planned the siege of a southern Philippine city, deploying weapons, ammunition, Islamic State flags and bomb-making materials, according to the Philippine military and other sources. In recent days, Mr Duterte and his government have been portraying the fight as against foreign Islamic State fighters who have infiltrated the area, instead of just against local militants, saying Thursday the rebellion is "purely ISIS", using an alternate name for the group.


Corbyn Promises To Create 1 Million 'Good' UK Jobs In 5 Years

Corbyn Promises To Create 1 Million 'Good' UK Jobs In 5 Years

There are a lot of homeless, kids on drugs. He told LBC: "I am more for Corbyn than for May for exactly the opposite of what Quentin says". In a particularly heated exchange with Home Secretary Amber Rudd, who quipped that the Labour leader's economics presumed the existence of a "money tree", Corbyn argued that the Conservatives are out of touch with the needs of the most vulnerable.



Many firms pursuing Carbon dioxide reduction despite withdrawal from Paris accord

Making the moment all the more discouraging, Trump's announcement came wrapped in a cynical and rambling speech, one that cited some already debunked statistics about the potential impacts of the Paris agreement on America's economy. However, French, German and Italian officials said they do not believe the agreement can be renegotiated . "We are firmly convinced that the agreement can not be renegotiated", they added, referring to Trump's claim that Washington was open to ...