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Elon Musk is leaving all of President Trump's councils

Elon Musk is leaving all of President Trump's councils

Trump on Thursday said he was formally withdrawing the U.S. from the deal, fulfilling a pledge from his 2016 presidential campaign. Leaving the 2015 Paris accord would hardly translate into a s...

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European Union and China backing Paris climate pact after Trump withdrawal

European Union and China backing Paris climate pact after Trump withdrawal

President Donald Trump wants to stop contributing to the United Nations -managed Green Climate Fund, claiming that "nobody else is even close" to the $1 billion the US has paid so far. The leader of...

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Bounty hunters, fugitive killed in gunfight at car dealership

The shootout shattered windows and sent customers scrambling. He also says the pair did not alert local law enforcement before honing in on Raymond Hutchinson. They later presented themselves to a rec...

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Stench of corruption hangs around Jared Kushner

Stench of corruption hangs around Jared Kushner

In his Sunday tweets , the president also referred to his global trip, saying "Just returned from Europe". But the reports of the investigation veering into the meeting between Kushner and Gorkov ...

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WH offers explanation for Trump's 'covfefe' tweet

WH offers explanation for Trump's 'covfefe' tweet

Diplomatic back channels like the one President Trump's son-in-law set up with the Russian government are "an appropriate part of diplomacy", the White House said Tuesday as it sought to douse a g...

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Clinton compares Trump to Nixon, says 'presidency would eventually end in disgrace'

Clinton's remarks at her alma mater came more than six months after her defeat to Trump , and nearly five decades after a young Hillary Rodham's speech at her own graduation thrust her into the n...

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The White House Says It Won't Answer Questions About Russia Anymore

The fact that Michael Dubke , the White House's communications director, resigned earlier this month, and that his decision became public Tuesday, has only stoked such speculation. As Jared Kushner...

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Gov. Scott, lawmakers to announce special session

Gov. Scott, lawmakers to announce special session

The session will be held June 7-9. Initially legislators had voted to slash money for the tourism marketing agency by two-thirds. Scott, his office said, is proposing to establish the new $85 millio...

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DHS sec'y 'wouldn't criticize' Russian Federation channels

Also present at the meeting was Michael Flynn , the retired general who would become Mr. Trump's short-lived national security adviser, the three people said. "Whenever you see the words "sources s...

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Single-Payer Health Care Has Life In California Despite Cost Questions

Single-Payer Health Care Has Life In California Despite Cost Questions

While there are still hurdles for the law to clear-it must now pass through the Assembly and be signed into law by the Governor before individual municipalities decide if and how to change their curfe...

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For 3rd year, IL lawmakers miss budget deadline

For 3rd year, IL lawmakers miss budget deadline

After the bills passed the Senate with veto-proof majorities, the governor's office pounced on the legislation as unacceptable. The House and Senate have until 12:01 a.m. Since becoming governor, ho...

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Recent revelations about Jared Kushner could impact his influence with Trump

Kushner , Trump added, is "respected by virtually everyone" and "is a very good person". The report was particularly incendiary considering Kushner was named a "person of interest" in the FBI's ...

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Trump stands by Kushner amid Federal Bureau of Investigation probe and reported tensions

Trump stands by Kushner amid Federal Bureau of Investigation probe and reported tensions

David Sanger , National security correspondent, The New York Times; author, "Confront and Conceal: Obama's Secret Wars and Surprising Use of American Power". Senator Patrick Leahy and Representati...

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Bay Area Leaders React to Trump's Paris Pact Pullout

Adding, "This Administration joins a small handful of nations that reject the future". " Trump's decision to ditch the Paris deal will leave a fairly big shoe for a single country to fill", Xin...

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JPMorgan's Dimon says he disagrees with Trump's Paris climate accord withdrawal

The response follows months of letters and outreach to Trump from companies in industries as diverse as manufacturing, technology and energy to remain part of the 195-nation accord, making arguments...

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Jason Dufner, David Lingmerth share Memorial lead

Jason Dufner, David Lingmerth share Memorial lead

Despite hitting only seven of 14 fairways, Lingmerth managed to attack Muirfield Village's treacherous sloping greens from the rough. The 29-year-old Swede, Lingmerth, offset three bogeys with an ea...

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Explosion at Wisconsin corn milling plant kills at least 1

The Cambria-Friesland School District canceled all classes and closed its Child Enhancement Center Thursday. Richards also said the cause of the explosion remains unknown. So it's going to affect the ...

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Trump Defends Kushner With Story Citing Unnamed Sources

Trump Defends Kushner With Story Citing Unnamed Sources

The US leader visited Arlington National Cemetery to mark Memorial Day, a day of remembrance for the nation's war dead, but had to quickly pivot his attention to the Russian Federation scandal after...

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Dubke out as White House communications director

Wednesday's very brief, off-camera gaggle could be a sign of what future interactions between the White House and the media will be like. After two weeks overseas, during which reports detailing t...

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Paris climate deal: PM May tells Trump of 'disappointment'

Climate Alliance. The statement said , "The nations that remain in the Paris Agreement will be the nations that reap the benefits in jobs and industries created". A global network of 91 cities ...

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