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Hawaii Made Its Paris Commitment Official By Signing It Into Law

Hawaii Made Its Paris Commitment Official By Signing It Into Law

American voters overwhelmingly disapprove of President Trump's controversial decision last week to pull the USA out of the Paris Climate Accord , a new poll out Wednesday shows. NY and California are the only states in the country's top 10 list of carbon emitters to sign pledges. Trump claims the agreement hurts American industries and says his administration will begin negotiations to re-enter the accord " on terms that are fair " to the US.



Experts say Trump tweets hurt ban arguments

For now, the Court's rulings next week about the injunctions could speed up the legal process for the Trump immigration cases. The White House downplayed discussions about whether the executive order was a travel ban, language some said would undermine its legality.


ISIS Claims Responsibility For Deadly Attacks In Tehran, Iran

ISIS Claims Responsibility For Deadly Attacks In Tehran, Iran

At the same time as the parliament attack was launched, a shooting spree and suicide bombing targeted the Ayatollah Khomeini mausoleum about 25 kilometers (15 miles) away, on the southern outskirts of the Iranian capital. Officials urged people to avoid using public transportation until further notice. "Members of a third group were arrested before being able to carry out any attack." By choosing the burial site of Iran's revered revolutionary leader, and the national legislative ...


Iran Guards claim US, Saudi 'involved' in Tehran attacks

Iran Guards claim US, Saudi 'involved' in Tehran attacks

Lawmaker Elias Hazrati told state television three attackers, one with a pistol and two with AK-47 assault rifles, raided parliament on Wednesday. Ths ISIS media wing, Amaq , claimed "fighters with the Islamic State" carried out the assault.



USA intelligence chiefs refuse to discuss Trump conversations on Federal Bureau of Investigation probe

Rogers and Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats refused to answer multiple questions Wednesday from senators on the intelligence committee about conversations with Trump regarding the ongoing Russian investigation. "We have a special counsel who is investigating", Rosenstein said, when asked about a memo he had written that the White House held up as justification for Comey's May 9 firing.



Fired FBI Director Comey's Statement on Trump Meetings: Members of Congress React

He represented New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie during the investigation into the George Washington Bridge lane-closing case. Flynn had served as a surrogate for Trump during the campaign and then was sacked after just 24 days as national security adviser over revelations he misrepresented his discussions with the Russian ambassador to the United States.