US slumps in global poll after Trump's 1st year

CNN - Πεμ, 18/01/2018 - 23:11
A year into Donald Trump's presidency, global confidence in US leadership has fallen to a new low, according to an opinion survey conducted across 134 countries.

Deputy who fatally shot a 16-year-old boy during scuffle was in “fight for his life,” union says - The Columbus Dispatch

Google News - Πεμ, 18/01/2018 - 22:44

The Columbus Dispatch

Deputy who fatally shot a 16-year-old boy during scuffle was in “fight for his life,” union says
The Columbus Dispatch
Keith Ferrell, executive vice president of Fraternal Order of Police Capital City Lodge No. 9, speaks about a fatal deputy-involved shooting at the Franklin County Courthouse during a press conference at FOP Capital City Lodge #9 in Columbus on ...

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The UN agency tasked with assisting

CNN - Πεμ, 18/01/2018 - 21:52
The UN agency tasked with assisting Palestinian refugees says the Trump administration's decision to cut its funding has sparked its biggest-ever "financial crisis."

An oil tanker burning in the East China

CNN - Πεμ, 18/01/2018 - 21:52
An oil tanker burning in the East China Sea has sunk a week after it collided with another vessel, according to Chinese state media.

GOP Senators Weigh Short-Term Bill to Get Votes - Bloomberg

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GOP Senators Weigh Short-Term Bill to Get Votes
Bloomberg
Temporary government funding runs out at midnight Friday and the House and Senate must pass a temporary extension to avoid a partial shutdown, but those efforts are increasingly in doubt. Democrats are demanding to include a provision permanently ...

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Sea ice melted. Temperatures soared. And the trend towards a warmer planet has never been clearer.

CNN - Πεμ, 18/01/2018 - 21:19
2017 was once again one of the hottest years on record, ranked as the second-warmest by NASA and third-warmest by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

Trump tweets create confusion on GOP plan to avert shutdown; Ryan tries to calm Republicans - Washington Post

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Washington Post

Trump tweets create confusion on GOP plan to avert shutdown; Ryan tries to calm Republicans
Washington Post
The White House said Thursday that President Trump supports a short-term spending bill to avert a government shutdown, as eroding support for the measure among Senate Democrats and some Republicans increased the prospects of a closure. “The President ...
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Phoenix police: Double-killing suspect tied to 7 more deaths - Daily Mail

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Phoenix police: Double-killing suspect tied to 7 more deaths
Daily Mail
PHOENIX (AP) - Phoenix police suspect a convicted felon charged with murder in the killing of his mother and stepfather may have committed seven other killings. Police plan a news conference Thursday to discuss the case involving 35-year-old Cleophus ...

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Opinion: Americans pay a fearsome price for global warming

CNN - Πεμ, 18/01/2018 - 20:46
Americans are paying a fearsome price for global warming. The federal government's National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration reported earlier this week that the three powerful Atlantic hurricanes of 2017 -- Harvey, Irma and Maria -- cost Americans $265 billion, and massive Western forest fires another $18 billion. Scientists have shown that human-induced climate change has greatly increased the frequency and intensity of such disasters

A consequential president: Trump's tweets have overshadowed the impact of his policies at one year in - USA TODAY

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USA TODAY

A consequential president: Trump's tweets have overshadowed the impact of his policies at one year in
USA TODAY
One year later. In the 12 months since his inauguration, the headlines from Donald Trump's presidency have been dominated by disruption: provocative tweets, derisive language and epic feuds. All of which has overshadowed some of the fine print — that ...
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Analysis: A porn star had a racy tale about Trump. Why are we only learning about it now? - Tampabay.com

Google News - Πεμ, 18/01/2018 - 20:18

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Analysis: A porn star had a racy tale about Trump. Why are we only learning about it now?
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The Wall Street Journal reports that porn star Stormy Daniels, whose real name is Stephanie Clifford, was paid $130,000 by President Donald Trump's personal lawyer to prevent her from publicly discussing an alleged sexual encounter with Trump ...

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CNN's Melissa Bell reports on the ill

CNN - Πεμ, 18/01/2018 - 19:52
CNN's Melissa Bell reports on the ill-equipped migrants making a perilous trek across the Alps from Italy to France in search of a better life.

President Trump's anti-immigrant stance

CNN - Πεμ, 18/01/2018 - 19:52
President Trump's anti-immigrant stance is leading some in the United States tech industry to leave the country and return to their homeland. CNN's Matt Rivers reports.

More than 100 fishing boats from North

CNN - Πεμ, 18/01/2018 - 19:52
More than 100 fishing boats from North Korea are washing up on Japanese shores with corpses.

The planet just had its hottest 4 years in recorded history. Trump is dismantling efforts to fight climate change. - Washington Post

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Washington Post

The planet just had its hottest 4 years in recorded history. Trump is dismantling efforts to fight climate change.
Washington Post
2017 was among the hottest years ever recorded, government scientists reported Thursday. The year was the second-hottest in recorded history, NASA said, while scientists from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration reported 2017 was the ...
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Trump says 'Russia is not helping' with North Korea

CNN - Πεμ, 18/01/2018 - 19:35
US President Donald Trump may have found another whipping boy when it comes to reining in North Korea.

US police arrest two boys after vandalism killed 500k bees - BBC News

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BBC News

US police arrest two boys after vandalism killed 500k bees
BBC News
Police have arrested two boys for allegedly vandalising a honey business in the US state of Iowa that killed half a million bees in late December. The damage to 50 beehives at Wild Hill Honey farm in Sioux City resulted in the honey bees freezing to ...
Police charge boys, 12 and 13, after vandalism killed half a million beesNBC4i.com

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CNN is the first news crew to be shown

CNN - Πεμ, 18/01/2018 - 18:46
CNN is the first news crew to be shown the missile that was fired by Houthis in Yemen and was intercepted by Saudis near Riyadh last month.