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Stenson in touch with 1st-round leader Stenson at Wentworth

The field will be playing a much-changed course which has been altered after being the subject of harsh criticism from the players over the last few years. "W...


After trip's final day, Trump to return to tumult at home

Trump may be urged not to abandon the 2015 Paris Agreement on Climate Change to tackle global warming and he was also likely to resist moves to limit protec...


Germany not a fan of United States bilateral deals idea

A senior Canadian government official with intimate knowledge of the negotiations says the Paris Agreement on the fight against climate change, which Trump mi...


G7 leaders pressure Trump on climate change

President Donald Trump views on climate change are "evolving" following discussions with European leaders who are pushing for him to stay in the Paris clim...


Ala. Governor and Legislature Fight to Hold On To Confederate Legacy

Gov. Kay Ivey is appointing Birmingham attorney William B. Sellers to the Alabama Supreme Court. A government that renamed, altered or removed a monument or...


Trump's views on climate 'evolving' amid push from Europeans

With Mrs May and Mr Trump among four new faces in the club of the world's major democracies, the gathering in Italy was billed as a key test of how serious th...


44-year-old man arrested in Manchester bombing inquiry

The official Twitter account of the Manchester Evening News tweeted to say that online fashion retailer Boohoo.com - which has its head office close to th...


Ongoing 43rd summit of G7 pressure Donald Trump on climate change

Leaders from the world's major industrialized nations have gathered in Sicily for a meeting, which is likely to expose deep divisions between US President ...


Manchester police arrest another man in connection with concert terror attack

Army bomb disposal experts had arrived at the college. Contacted by AFP , Greater Manchester Police declined to comment on the BBC report. With Britain...


Deadlock At G7 As Trump Says US Undecided On Climate Change Commitment

Representatives of the European Union have been additional participants to summits since 1981. At the close of the day's talks, Italian Prime Minister Paol...


Climate, trade, security, migration to figure in tough G7 summit

Both US and European Union officials confirmed the outspoken president had raised the auto trade issue but sought to play down the language used, as Trump sha...


CBO report rips GOP health bill

Health-care legislation adopted by #House Republicans earlier this month would leave 23 million more Americans uninsured by 2026 than under current law, t...


Bear trying to get doughnuts tears off Colorado car bumper

Unfortunately for our enterprising bear, there were no doughnuts in the auto at the time of the attempted robbery, though Robertson had left a couple of her apr...


Trump succeeding where Obama failed on Middle East

With his trip, Trump is trying to build an alliance with Israel and the Sunni Muslim countries he met with in Saudi Arabia , all unified against ISIS and oth...


Trump calls on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation members to tackle terror, immigration

Despite the scant mention of the article, Mr Trump's press secretary Sean Spicer insisted "there's 100 per cent commitment to Article 5 ". Trump went on ...


Senate Republicans Blast The Latest House Health Care Bill

All told , the CBO estimates that under this law 51 million people will have no functional health insurance by 2026 compared to 28 million under current law...


Leaders to clash on trade and climate change

And up for debate, the peril of climate change and the urgency of the USA commitment to the Paris accord to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Six members o...


G-7 source: US gets more time for climate pact answer

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, the leader with the third-most seniority at the G7 table, will be looking to find common ground among the seven leaders while sta...


Two Husker football players arrested in Florida on suspicion of marijuana

According to Volusia County information he was arrested May 6. But prosecutors charged the case as "possession of cannabis not more than 20 grams", making it ...


Trump meets Macron and praises his "tremendous victory"

While in Brussels , Trump will meet with the leaders of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, which he previously threatened to abandon. Macron and Trump posed...


Former senator Joe Lieberman said to lead pack for new Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Trump tipped Lieberman's status during a meeting with Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos. Joe Lieberman of CT on the shortlist of possible successors to ...


Pre-election, United States spies learned Russians talked about how to influence Trump's aides

Manafort headed the Trump campaign last May, but he had worked for political organizations and people who supported Moscow in Ukraine, the Times reported ....


Trump's budget slashes billions in Medicaid, CHIP funding

The accusation? The Trump team had based its pledge to achieve a balanced budget in 10 years by assuming its ambitious tax cuts policies will boost growth, ...


2 toddlers found dead in hot car in North Texas

Parker County Sheriff's Capt. Mark Arnett told CNN that according to the mother, the children were playing in a back room of their home when they disappeared....


President Trump Promises to 'Get to the Bottom' of All These Leaks

Authorities in Britain have become increasingly angered by U.S. leaks from the investigation, including the bomber's name on Tuesday and the photos of blood-s...


Illini golf closes Round 1 of NCAA Championships in top-5

Taylor Montgomery, Shintaro Ban and John Oda all were tied for 24th in the 156-player field at 1 under, through, 13, 11 and 10 holes, respectively. 2 Cole Mil...


Kaine's son, 7 others, charged in protest of pro-Trump event

Bueckert, of Ontario, Canada, has a warrant out for his arrest . Minnesota police arrested Linwood in March after he took part in a protest of the "March 4 T...


Texas Senate revives trying to limit abortion coverage

That's the second-largest number in the US after California. The latest showdown over transgender bathrooms, which emerged as one of the hardest-fought issues...


Man charged with kidnapping and assault and battery of Norton girl

Police said a 32-year-old man was charged with the kidnapping and assault and battery of a Norton girl who went missing earlier Friday. The girl whose name...


Trump's budget director defends spending cuts, growth projection

Will Fischer, director of government relations for VoteVets, offered support for the letter, which Senate Democrats reported sending to Trump just ahead of Me...


Kansas House approves bill specifying printing of information by abortion doctors

It was emblematic of what LGBT rights groups say has doomed most efforts outside Texas: a lack of buy-in from Republicans in charge. "He said he has compromised...


GOP focus on lowering health premiums may undermine plan

We reached out to north country Congresswoman Elise Stefanik, who's standing by her vote in favor of the bill. On Thursday, the CBO released its updated nu...


G7 leaders sign anti-terrorism statement

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson recently told a United Nations gathering that the U.S. would not hesitate to sanction other countries that support the N...


Manchester attack: Bomber's father, brother arrested in Libya

Grande, 23, who tweeted earlier this week that she was "broken" by the Manchester attack, had been due to perform on Thursday and Friday at London's O2 arena as...


Suspected Manchester Arena Bomber Had 'Desire For Revenge'

Images obtained by The New York Times newspaper had shown a detonator said to have been carried in Abedi's left hand, shrapnel including nuts and screws as ...