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People Environment G7 working to overcome US No
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In his remarks at the close of the talks, Minister of Economy Gian Luca Galletti from host Italy , said ministers " agreed on everything except for climate". The president is moving more of the job of combating the possible effects of global warming to the US private sector and the laboratory of the states, where it properly belongs.

People Suspect In Shooting Of GOP Congressmen Identified As James Hodgkinson
Author: 0 Suspect In Shooting Of GOP Congressmen Identified As James Hodgkinson

Charles Orear, 50, a restaurant manager from St. Louis, said in an interview Wednesday that he became friendly with Hodgkinson during their work together in Iowa on Sanders's 2016 campaign. Scalise, a top pro-life Republican in the House of Representatives, was injured today when a gunman opened fire on a group of Congressional Republicans practicing for the annual Congressional softball game.

People Men charged in deaths at Oakland warehouse fire
Author: 0 Men charged in deaths at Oakland warehouse fire

The master tenant of the Ghost Ship warehouse was arrested and charged with involuntary manslaughter Monday in connection with the deadly fire that killed three dozen concertgoers last December. At her news conference yesterday, O'Malley condemned Almena's role in allowing the space to be used for habitation and large gatherings of people: "The paying guests at the event were faced with a almost impossible labyrinth of the defendants' making".

People 5 things we learned at Jeff Sessions' hearing
Author: 0 5 things we learned at Jeff Sessions' hearing

Do you think there's anything the Democrats can do to get Attorney General Sessions or other Trump administration officials to answer questions when they're not officially invoking executive privilege? If Mueller investigates the Comey dismissal, he'll likely want to talk to Sessions and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein before speaking with or taking testimony from the president.

People USA leaves G-7 peers to talk among themselves on Paris accord
Author: 0 USA leaves G-7 peers to talk among themselves on Paris accord

In a footnote, the United States explained that it did not join the sections of the communiqué on climate, "reflecting our recent announcement to withdraw and immediately cease implementation of the Paris Agreement ". In a further sign of defiance against President Trump's decision to back away from global climate action, Brown and Hendricks issued a joint statement underscoring the importance of the two economic powerhouses working together with other global governments and regions ...

Author: 0 Highlights from testimony of Attorney General Jeff Sessions

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Tuesday vehemently rejected the suggestion he colluded with Russian Federation to tilt last year's election in Donald Trump's favor, branding the accusations an "appalling and detestable lie". If the president hasn't asserted privilege, King argued, correctly, Sessions can not claim its blanket protection. King mentioned a memo from October in which the U.S.

People Residents being evacuated from burning building
Author: 0 Residents being evacuated from burning building

Police say the death toll is expected to increase during a "complex recovery operation" which will likely take a number of days to complete . "In my 29 years of being a firefighter I have never, ever seen anything of this scale". Facebook activated its safety check feature during the incident. In a statement posted to Twitter , London police say two people are now being treated for smoke inhalation and they're waiting updates on further injuries.

People Colorado's delegation OK after baseball shooting
Author: 0 Colorado's delegation OK after baseball shooting

Florida Rep. Dennis Ross was not at the the practice Wednesday morning and is doing well, officials said . Update: The gunman in the Virginia baseball practice shooting was identified as James T. Swalwell noted that they usually have security, but the Republicans likely had "even more " due to Scalise's rank in the House Republican Leadership.

Author: 0 Bill Cosby Jury Breaks for the Night Without Reaching a Verdict

They also requested further definition of the third count, which pertains to whether Cosby gave Constand a substance "without [her] knowledge" for the goal of "preventing resistance". Mr. Cosby said Ms. Constand often wasn't thinking clearly and he believed she had a learning disability or Attention Deficit Disorder. As such, legal experts have said the trial fits the "he said-she said" arguments so common to sexual offense cases.

People Congressman says member of his staff wounded
Author: 0 Congressman says member of his staff wounded

The suspected gunman was killed as Capitol Police officers returned fire at a baseball field in Alexandria, Virginia. "He is grateful for the courageous actions of U.S. House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana, the chamber's No. 3 Republican leader, was shot during a congressional baseball practice outside of Washington.

Author: 0 Democrats Fuming Over Sessions' Refusal to Answer Questions

Eventually he conceded that he didn't want to reveal what the President had said, in case Mr Trump decides later to invoke executive privilege to keep those conversations under wraps. Sessions said he agreed with a letter drafted by his deputy, Rod Rosenstein , that Comey should be replaced. Sessions confirmed Comey's account , but he placed less emphasis on the Trump-Comey meeting.

Author: 0 Trump Says He Is '100%' Willing To Testify Under Oath About Comey

A day after James Comey accused him of lying, President Trump returned the favor Friday and said he would testify under oath to dispute the ex-FBI director's claims that Trump urged him to drop an investigation of former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn .

Author: 0 Former FBI chief due to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee

Susan Collins said Sunday that the Senate Intelligence Committee could use the help of a special investigator as its sprawling investigation into Russian meddling in the November election - and whether there was any collusion with President Trump's campaign team - continues to widen.

Author: 0 London Fire: Baby Dropped, Caught as High-Rise Burns

A baby reportedly survived a almost 10-story fall as residents scrambled to escape a massive blaze early Wednesday morning at a residential high-rise building in West London . Kent Fire and Rescue Service (KFRS) chief executive, Ann Millington, said she recognised residents in Kent and Medway may have concerns about fire safety.

People U.S. created Islamic State, claims Iran's supreme leader
Author: 0 U.S. created Islamic State, claims Iran's supreme leader

He also told high-ranking Iranian officials that "America's claim of fighting against Islamic State is a lie", Reuters reports, while in an interview with Iranian media, he said the U.S. therefore, we can not normalise ties with such country". Khamenei's hardline loyalists, drawn from among Islamists and the Revolutionary Guards, fear that normalization of ties with the United States might weaken their position.

People Iran kills mastermind behind Tehran attacks, arrests more
Author: 0 Iran kills mastermind behind Tehran attacks, arrests more

In the wake of the attacks , Iran's powerful Islamic Revolutionary Guard also released a statement implying that the US and Saudi Arabia were to blame . Experts say that the attacks may test the stability of the tyrannical Islamic regime that has ruled Iran for the past 38 years. During the funeral, Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani called the U.S.

People Senior US congressman shot at Virginia baseball practice
Author: 0 Senior US congressman shot at Virginia baseball practice

Barton said his son, Jack, got under an SUV. "This morning the hearts of the whole House are with @ SteveScalise , the courageous Capitol police, staff, and all those who were in harm's way", said House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI), in a message posted to Twitter.

People Firefighters battle massive blaze in London high-rise
Author: 0 Firefighters battle massive blaze in London high-rise

There weren't no warning, there weren't no proper noise to let us know what was happening. He said it as his house where the explosion happened. Dany Cotton, Commissioner of the London Fire Brigade , said early Wednesday morning that there were "a number" of fatalities , but she could not be more specific as the massive operation at the building was ongoing.

People A morning's baseball drill becomes an assault on Republicans
Author: 0 A morning's baseball drill becomes an assault on Republicans

I told him they were republicans . Rep. Steve Scalise of Louisiana, the House Majority Whip, was critically wounded in the shooting , which injured five other people. GOP Whip Steve Scalise was shot in the hip and is in stable condition. Rep. Jeff Duncan said in a statement that he was at the practice and "saw the shooter".

Author: 0 Trump in tweets, Calls Ex FBI Chief Comey a 'Leaker' After Testimony

And Trump says he is "100 percent" willing to testify - under oath. Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi says that one of the biggest takeaways from James Comey's testimony before a Senate panel is that the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director only cares about one person: himself.

Author: 0 Attorney General Sessions Testifying in Russia Probe Hearing

The White House has denied any collusion with Moscow. Sessions showed flashes of anger rarely seen from the 70-year-old Alabamian, calling any suggestion that he colluded with Russian Federation to interfere in the US presidential election a "detestable lie".

Author: 0 "1-2-3 Putin go away" - B92 at Moscow protest rally

At a midnight court hearing, a judge found him guilty of repeatedly violating the law on organising public meetings and sentenced him to 30 days in prison. Demonstrators in Monday's opposition protests across Russian Federation say they are fed up with endemic corruption among officials. Russians between 18 and 22 have surprised the Kremlin with their fierce participation in the anti-corruption movement.

People Scalise in 'critical condition': What does that mean?
Author: 0 Scalise in 'critical condition': What does that mean?

At least five people were hit with gunfire, including Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana. Scalise dragged himself off the infield leaving a trail of blood as colleagues rushed to his assistance. Representative Steve Scalise, the third-ranking Republican, was wounded while practicing for a charity congressional baseball game . At the time of the shooting, the lawmakers were preparing for an annual congressional game scheduled for Thursday night.

Author: 0 Benjamin Netanyahu Promises to Continue Settlement Activity in West Bank

It said Netanyahu's remarks on Monday night were meant as a stumbling block to US President Donald Trump's attempts to breathe life into long-stalled peace efforts. Its perpetuation is sending an unmistakable message to generations of Palestinians that their dream of statehood is destined to remain just that, a dream; and to Israelis that their desire for peace, security and regional recognition remains unattainable.