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Terror Attack In London Kills 7, Injures Dozens


But later on Sunday he condemned the attacks in more conventional terms, sidestepping the spat with Khan and saying he had spoken with Prime Minister Theresa to extend America's "unwavering support". The prime minister said Britain's counter-terrorism strategy will be reviewed, and she warned that the Internet should no longer remain a "safe space" for extremists. Read More »

Thompson makes up for shooting slump with defense

It's not unusual for public bettors to shy away from laying a big price on a favorite and to gravitate instead to an underdog paying back 5-to-1, especially an underdog featuring LeBron James . Rather than reach back to last year's championship comeback for a confidence boost, James' focus is on figuring out what Cleveland must do to change its fortunes against a Warriors team that is fresher and far more unsafe this year, thanks to the addition of Kevin Durant. Read More »

Five Storylines To Watch in Game 2 Of the NBA Finals

Kerr , 51, led the Warriors to the 2015 title before last year's defeat and said his side would have to play "smarter" in game three, which takes place in Cleveland on Wednesday (02:00 BST on Thursday). "Just make them feel us". Kerr announced before Game 2 on Sunday that he is returning to the sideline the first time since the first round of the playoffs against Portland. Read More »

UK police fire 50 shots to stop London attack

Twelve people were arrested on Sunday as officers raided flats in Barking. "That's because they used knives and a truck!" he wrote. We recently witnessed this after the attacks in Manchester and in the Westminster area of London . "We have to get serious about cutting off the funding to these terror networks, including Isis here and in the Middle East", Mr Corbyn said. "Our understanding is growing and as we now understand it the van entered London Bridge at 21:58 travelling from the ... Read More »

Trump's cellphone use worries security experts


The President has joked repeatedly with Mr Priebus, whose mother is of Greek descent, that he would send him to Athens as ambassador to Greece. Kushner Companies had apologized for Nicole Kushner Meyer's reference to her brother, Jared Kushner , when pitching One Journal Square in China in May. Read More »

California, Other States Vow to Lead as Trump Exits Climate Pact

Not long after, Musk tweeted that he was departing the council, adding that " climate change is real". "We are deeply disappointed by the recent shift in climate policy". In a televised address, Macron said Trump "committed an error for the interests of his country, his people and a mistake for the future of our planet". Read More »

India thrash Pakistan in Champions Trophy


This was Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur's first direct involvement in cricket's fiercest rivalry, with Sunday's match taking place in Birmingham - a city with one of the largest Asian populations in Britain. Umesh Yadav bowled perfectly and picked up three wickets for India . Jadeja's left arm was not just in use for the catch and the run-out but also for spin bowling, picking up two wickets. Read More »

Win for May depends on election turnout

Both the leaders were practically grilled by the moderator. Now, the brazen confidence is less visible, thanks to Labour's popular manifesto and its leader Jeremy Corbyn - who was supposed to be unfit for politics in the age of television - growing in stature and popularity by the hour. Read More »

Fearless police officer 'armed only with baton' tackled London Bridge terrorists

Earlier, the High Commission of Canada in the United Kingdom confirmed that a Canadian was "directly impacted" by the attack. Of these, 21 remain in a critical condition. The three terrorists, who wore fake explosive vests, were not identified. According to the assistant commissioner of the Met Police, Mark Rowley, the man was shot as police tried to subdue the attackers. Read More »

As Trump exits Paris climate pact, other nations are defiant

It will take several years before the world "will have a proper understanding of what the implications are" of the United States withdrawal, Terblanche said. The minister said that it is not now known what kind of impact the decrease in USA funding to support developing countries will be. Thursday's announcement on the Paris agreement was a decision "to abdicate our leadership in the world", Stanton said. Read More »

Bloomberg pledges $15 million for Paris climate agreement

It could also spur Chinese investment in overseas renewable energy projects - and expand its political influence - as poorer countries increasingly look to their deep-pocketed trade partner for help. The final time she said, "You should ask him that". The Labour leader said he would invite the president to Number 10 to discuss Trump's controversial move over a cuppa. Read More »

Big US companies stay on White House panel despite climate jolt

There will be five-year reviews of each country's emission targets, which can only be scaled-up in ambition and not reduced. Several major U.S. companies, including Wal-Mart Stores Inc, JP Morgan Chase & Co and IBM Corp, on Friday said their CEOs will remain in an influential presidential advisory group despite objecting to President Donald Trump's withdrawal from the Paris climate accord . Read More »

GOP legislative agenda incomplete, lags as Congress returns


The bill now returns to the Senate , which approved its own plan last month. Even worse, to think that they'll take any additional tax savings and invest them in jobs, research, and other growth-spurring initiatives instead of further enriching their shareholders is to indulge in the sheerest of fantasies. Read More »

California steps up efforts to battle climate change

The government of India has also said that all cars sold in the country by 2030 would have to be electric. President Donald Trump says the accord punishes the American economy and he hopes to negotiate a better deal. "Here we are 2017, we're going backwards". Citing the need to stay engaged with the administration, business leaders said they would remain in their advisory roles to continue working to influence White House policies. Read More »

Pence hits media circuit to defend Trump's Paris accord exit

I think there is a consensus, not only in the environmental community, but elsewhere that the Paris agreement in and of itself will have a negligible impact on climate, ' the official told reporters at a briefing. But Britain did not sign a joint statement by the leaders of Germany , France and Italy, who said they regretted Trump's decision and insisted that the accord can not be renegotiated. Read More »

Bloomberg to Give $15M for US' Share of Paris Agreement


Without significant support from the U.S. government, American industry is at risk of losing the initiative in a huge and growing chunk of the global economy. US: Claims that the Paris agreement was "badly negotiated" and accuses the deal of imposing "unrealistic" carbon emissions targets on the United States while giving China "a free pass". Read More »

Eight police fired 50 bullets to stop London attackers


No details have been released about the suspects, who were shot dead within minutes by police. A police officer looks at floral tributes near the scene of last night's terrorist attack on June 4, 2017 in London, England. Oliver Dowling's girlfriend, Marie Bondeville, underwent surgery at a different hospital, according to the injured man's sister, though she was unable to provide any status updates. Read More »

Van strikes pedestrians on London Bridge

Police said three suspects were shot at the scene within eight minutes of the first emergency call being received. But she proposed regulating cyberspace and said Britain had been far too tolerant of extremism. Rowley says the injured civilian's injuries are not believed to be critical and there will be an independent investigation. For the second time in two weeks, Britain's election campaigns paused for grief as the main political parties suspended national campaigning. Read More »

No Medicaid cuts? Really?


And you have a 13 percent cut in the Department of Education. There are cuts that will impact South Dakotans, if Trump's budget is approved by Congress. The budget calls for increased user fees from manufacturers of medical device, pharmaceutical drugs, generics, and other products to the tune of $1 billion. Read More »

Canadian amongst seven dead in London terror attack

According to Rowley, within eight minutes police had been dispatched, confronted the three male suspects, and shot them. A police officer, right, speaks with marchers near Borough Market in London , Sunday, June 4, 2017 . On March 22, five people were killed in London after Khalid Masood rammed his auto into pedestrians on Westminster Bridge before fatally stabbing a policeman outside the Houses of Parliament. Read More »

China vows to uphold Paris climate deal

That calculation doesn't take into account the role of other sectors in reducing emissions. But on Friday, the charitable foundation Bloomberg Philanthropies pledged to contribute $15 million to the UNFCCC secretariat. The US now falls into the same category of Syria and Nicaragua , the only other two countries not in the Paris accord. "Today, we are stepping up our cooperation on climate change with China ", Mr. Read More »

Main UK parties suspend election campaign after London attack

But she said Britain had been far too tolerant of extremism. Firstly, she said we need to deflect the "evil ideology that is a perversion of Islam" and reinforced the need to defend our superior "pluralistic British values". The opposition Labour Party says it will also suspend campaigning until Sunday evening. "We condemn them. My thoughts are with families of the deceased & prayers with the injured". Read More »

British police will name London Bridge attackers when "operationally possible"

Another French national was still unaccounted for, he added. The Royal Thai Embassy in London issued a warning to Thais in England to stay alert to possible danger. Police said the event would still take place, with additional security in place. Packed with people enjoying the summer night, the area around London Bridge and Borough Market soon turned to chaos and panic. Read More »

Lead of UK Conservatives holds, May now seen negatively

For Mr Jeremy Corbyn , the divisive and at times embattled leftist leader of Britain's main opposition party, things looked grim. Some polls and projections now suggest May could even end up losing ground this week. The decline in support for the Conservatives coincided with a surprise announcement by May last month that she would make elderly people pay more for their social care, despite concerns that it could undermine support among ageing, wealthy homeowners-a core source of ... Read More »

Devout Catholic Sean Spicer Excluded From Trump's Vatican Trip


President Donald Trump is poised to call on Pope Francis , the famously humble pontiff with whom he has publicly clashed. This week Donald Trump and his political revenue, consisting of his daughter/personal assistant, Ivanka , and his wife-who-maybe-hates-him , Melania , visited Vatican City. Read More »

Trump tweets against Germany

Germany wants to develop its ties with India but this should not be at the cost of its trans-Atlantic relationship, Chancellor Angela Merkel said yesterday after meeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi . One source briefed on the decision said Trump would pull out of the pact. " Very bad for U.S. This will change", Mr Trump tweeted . In a sign of Berlin's shifting focus towards Asia, Merkel is also due to meet Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Wednesday. Read More »

In Brexit heartlands, May's election gamble could depend on turnout

May called the snap election in April when opinion polls were showing she had a lead of more than 20 points over Labour under the leadership of left-winger Jeremy Corbyn . Others put the gap between the two main parties at between four and 11 points, with the other smaller parties apparently stalled. Ladbrokes' latest projections are 370 seats for the Tories, 199 for Labour and 11 for the Lib Dems. Read More »

Ariana Grande, Niall Horan perform at 'One Love Manchester' benefit concert

Fans seemed to have forgotten any lingering fears about security towards the end of the evening, with a lively crowd of middle-aged fans singing " Tonight, I'm a rock and roll star " as they made their way out of the stadium. Further emphasizing that theme was Katy Perry's message to "choose love" at One Love Manchester concert on Sunday. Ariana took to the stage at Emirates Old Trafford cricket ground and said: "I had the pleasure of meeting Olivia's mommy a few days ago". Read More »

Trump slams London's mayor in wake of attacks


Witnesses reported a vehicle hitting pedestrians and seeing injured people on the ground on the bridge. He also said security arrangements for forthcoming events were being reviewed and the public could expect to see additional police, both armed and unarmed, across the capital. Read More »