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Donald Trump's Administration to Reverse Ban on Some African Elephant Trophies - Gizmodo

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 20:40

Gizmodo

Donald Trump's Administration to Reverse Ban on Some African Elephant Trophies
Gizmodo
President Donald Trump's administration is preparing to reverse a Barack Obama-era ban on the importation of elephant trophies from Zimbabwe and Zambia to the U.S., ABC News reported on Wednesday, in a remarkably petty attack on rules intended to ...

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Ignore Trump's Tweets? The World Wonders How That Works, Exactly. - HuffPost

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 18:59

HuffPost

Ignore Trump's Tweets? The World Wonders How That Works, Exactly.
HuffPost
WASHINGTON ― With President Donald Trump back tweeting from the White House and his chief of staff's advice to the world about ignoring those tweets still fresh, the world has a simple question: How, exactly? Retired Marine Gen. John Kelly told ...

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Analysis: Progress by China envoy in N. Korea won't be easy - Washington Post

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 18:34

Washington Post

Analysis: Progress by China envoy in N. Korea won't be easy
Washington Post
TOKYO — With all the verbal barbs flying between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump these days, China's decision to send its most senior official to North Korea in more than two years could be a welcome opportunity to ...

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Trump claims 'America is back' post-Asia trip - CNN

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 16:05

CNN

Trump claims 'America is back' post-Asia trip
CNN
Washington (CNN) President Donald Trump, fresh off a five-country swing through Asia, sought Wednesday to cast his first 10 months on the world stage as an unmitigated success, claiming a "great American comeback" that has restored the US' standing in ...

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Trump claims 'America is back' post-Asia trip - CNN

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 16:05

CNN

Trump claims 'America is back' post-Asia trip
CNN
Washington (CNN) President Donald Trump, fresh off a five-country swing through Asia, sought Wednesday to cast his first 10 months on the world stage as an unmitigated success, claiming a "great American comeback" that has restored the US' standing in ...
China Could Sell Trump the Brooklyn BridgeNew York Times
Trump talks Asia trip — not Moore — in first remarks since returnThe Hill
Analysis: Progress by China envoy in N. Korea won't be easyWashington Post
Los Angeles Times -Fox News -The Atlantic -Politico
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Trump claims 'America is back' post-Asia trip - CNN

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 16:01

CNN

Trump claims 'America is back' post-Asia trip
CNN
Washington (CNN) President Donald Trump, fresh off a five-country swing through Asia, sought Wednesday to cast his first 10 months on the world stage as an unmitigated success, claiming a "great American comeback" that has restored the US' standing in ...
Trump talks Asia trip — not Moore — in first remarks since returnThe Hill
Taxpayers pay legal bill to protect Trump business profitsUSA TODAY
Trump hails 'historic' Asia trip, despite lack of major wins abroadPolitico
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Trump is 'getting through' to China, Tony Shaffer says - Fox Business

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 15:53

Trump is 'getting through' to China, Tony Shaffer says
Fox Business
Lt. Col. Tony Shaffer (Ret.) of the London Center for Policy Research discusses President Trump's trip to Asia and how he is handling the North Korean threat. Lt. Col. Tony Shaffer (Ret) on Wednesday said President Trump is “getting through” to China ...

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At UN Climate Conference, Treading Lightly Around the Americans - New York Times

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 14:26

New York Times

At UN Climate Conference, Treading Lightly Around the Americans
New York Times
Want the latest climate news in your inbox? You can sign up here to receive Climate Fwd:, our new email newsletter. BONN, Germany — If world leaders are angry at the United States for rejecting the Paris climate change agreement, few at United Nations ...

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Taxpayers pay legal bill to protect Trump business profits - USA TODAY

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 14:06

USA TODAY

Taxpayers pay legal bill to protect Trump business profits
USA TODAY
Taxpayers are footing the legal bill for at least 10 Justice Department lawyers and paralegals to work on lawsuits related to President Trump's private businesses. Neither the White House nor the Justice Department will say how much it is costing ...
Trans-Pacific Partnership Ministerial Statement - Department of Foreign Affairs and TradeDepartment of Foreign Affairs and Trade
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Remarks by President Trump at APEC CEO Summit | Da Nang, VietnamThe White House
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Longing for peace: Pope to preach dialogue in Bangladesh, Myanmar - Crux: Covering all things Catholic

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 13:56

Crux: Covering all things Catholic

Longing for peace: Pope to preach dialogue in Bangladesh, Myanmar
Crux: Covering all things Catholic
Pope Francis exchanges gifts with Aung San Suu Kyi, leader of Myanmar, during a private audience at the Vatican May 4. (Credit: Paul Haring/CNS.) Both Myanmar and Bangladesh have experienced tensions between religious communities and have ...
Mass is a time of silence and prayer, not idle chitchat, pope saysNational Catholic Reporter
Big Papa: Pope gets white-and-yellow LamborghiniNBCNews.com
Pope gifted Lamborghini but will donate the custom car to help ISIS victimsNew York Daily News
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At UN Climate Conference, Treading Lightly Around the Americans - New York Times

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 13:26

New York Times

At UN Climate Conference, Treading Lightly Around the Americans
New York Times
President Emmanuel Macron of France and Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany at the United Nations climate change conference in Bonn, Germany, on Wednesday. Credit Lukas Schulze/Getty Images. BONN, Germany — Want the latest climate news in ...
Europe steps in to cover US shortfall in funding climate scienceBBC News
The Energy 202: 'Zombie' arguments made by Trump officials at Bonn climate conferenceWashington Post
Moving Forward on Climate – Looking Beyond Narrow InterestsHuffPost
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Fusion GPS briefed media on Trump-Russia claims in summer 2016, but did not verify dossier: source - Fox News

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 12:50

Fox News

Fusion GPS briefed media on Trump-Russia claims in summer 2016, but did not verify dossier: source
Fox News
The co-founder of the firm behind the anti-Trump 'dossier' told House investigators Tuesday that he personally briefed members of the media on allegations of Trump-Russia collusion as early as summer 2016, though he did not speak to the sources behind ...
Book: Steele says 70-90 percent of his Trump-Russia dossier is accurateThe Hill
British spy behind Trump-Russia dossier believes report will be vindicated, 70-90% of claims are trueNew York Daily News
Book: Christopher Steele Believes His Trump Dossier Is 70 To 90 Percent AccurateThe Daily Caller
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As Power Grid Sputters in Puerto Rico, Business Does Too - New York Times

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 11:15

New York Times

As Power Grid Sputters in Puerto Rico, Business Does Too
New York Times
The unemployment line at the Labor Department in Bayamón, P.R. The economy on the island is suffering after widespread power failures. Credit Erika P. Rodriguez for The New York Times. GUAYNABO, P.R. — Miriam Gonzalez stepped outside her ...
San Juan metro area hit with new power outageCNN
Puerto Rico May Need to Skip Bond Payments for Five YearsBloomberg
Lend a Hand: Al Roker delivers school supplies to students in Puerto RicoToday.com
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The Energy 202: 'Zombie' arguments made by Trump officials at Bonn climate conference - Washington Post

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 08:23

Washington Post

The Energy 202: 'Zombie' arguments made by Trump officials at Bonn climate conference
Washington Post
THE LIGHTBULB. On Monday, White House energy policy adviser George David Banks attends an event titled "The Role of Cleaner and More Efficient Fossil Fuels and Nuclear Power in Climate Mitigation" at the United Nations's climate change conference in ...
Why China Wants to Lead on Climate, but Clings to Coal (for Now)New York Times
Trump team looks for alternative approaches to Paris pactBBC News
Trump is blasted at climate talks, but Paris accord lives onPolitico
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Russia's "symmetrical answer" in US media battle - CBS News

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 07:29

CBS News

Russia's "symmetrical answer" in US media battle
CBS News
MOSCOW -- Russia's lower house of parliament on Wednesday unanimously approved a bill allowing the government to register international media outlets as foreign agents, a swift retaliation to the U.S. demands made to a Russian TV channel. Inside RT ...
Russian lawmakers pass law targeting foreign media as 'foreign agents'Washington Post
Russian Lawmakers Approve New Restrictions On Foreign MediaNPR
Russia moves to target foreign media in RT registration rowBBC News
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Earthquake causes South Korea to postpone critical college entrance exam - Business Insider

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 06:29

Business Insider

Earthquake causes South Korea to postpone critical college entrance exam
Business Insider
As a result, South Korea's schools postponed the college entrance exams, which are highly competitive and essentially shut down the entire nation. After a magnitude 5.4 earthquake near Pohang, South Korea, shook the nation and damaged some school ...
Rare Powerful Earthquake Strikes South Korea in Region Home to Nuclear Power PlantsNewsweek
Another South Korea earthquake more cause for alarm about seismic activityABC News
Semiconductor Production Lines Temporarily Shut Down Due to EarthquakeBusinessKorea
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Trump takes another swipe at CNN after being 'forced' to watch it in the Philippines - Politico

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 06:03

Politico

Trump takes another swipe at CNN after being 'forced' to watch it in the Philippines
Politico
President Donald Trump wrote online Wednesday that he was “forced” to watch CNN during his recent trip to Asia, refreshing his animus towards the network he has bemoaned for nearly his entire political career. “While in the Philippines I was forced to ...
Trump Returns and Attacks a Favorite Foe: CNNNew York Times
Just Back From Asia, Trump Calls Trip a Success, Slams MediaU.S. News & World Report
Trump's embrace of Asia's red carpet overshadows resultsCNN
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'Mutineers' hit back as tensions rise over Brexit bill - Digital Journal

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 05:14

Digital Journal

'Mutineers' hit back as tensions rise over Brexit bill
Digital Journal
Lawmakers from British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative party reacted angrily Wednesday after a newspaper labelled them "mutineers" for challenging the government's Brexit legislation, saying they would only fight harder. After a heated start ...
Letters: MPs who delay the Brexit process will harm our chances of a good dealTelegraph.co.uk

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Trump Campaign's Foreign-Policy Team Is Under Mueller's Microscope - Bloomberg

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 05:12

Bloomberg

Trump Campaign's Foreign-Policy Team Is Under Mueller's Microscope
Bloomberg
Special Counsel Robert Mueller is continuing his interviews with White House staff this month, where a key topic is the connections emanating from a little-known foreign policy lightweight who served as an unpaid campaign aide -- George Papadopoulos.

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