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Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley, the Metropolitan Police head of counterterrorism, said that while police believe all the attackers were killed, the investigation is expanding. She went on to say the United Kingdom needed undertake new efforts at home, and reach new worldwide agreements with other countries to help "deprive the extremists of their safe spaces online".
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    Metropolitan Police have confirmed they are responding to incidenst in London Bridge, nearby Borough Market, and Vauxhall. In March, a British terrorist ran down people with a vehicle on Westminster Bridge , killing four, then stabbed a policeman to death outside Parliament.
  • Al Gore to update 'Inconvenient Truth' sequel after Paris accord

    Al Gore to update 'Inconvenient Truth' sequel after Paris accord

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    But he indicated that was hardly a priority. And if we can, that's great. "If we can't, that's fine", he said. Elon Musk , the CEO and project architect of Tesla Inc. Trump promoted his announcement Wednesday night on Twitter, after a day in which US allies around the world sounded alarms about the likely consequences of a USA withdrawal.
  • Leonardo DiCaprio upset over Trump's withdrawal from Paris agreement

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    Justifying his decision to pull the United States out of the Paris climate accord , President Donald Trump hit out at India and China , saying both benefited most from the pact while the USA was treated unfairly. "If the USA drops out of the climate agreement... for European trade policy, this means that American production sites don't need to abide by the climate goals ", Germany's center-left chancellor candidate said on Thursday, speaking at the WDR Europa Forum in Berlin .
  • Pittsburgh mayor rejects Trump's climate change advances

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    However, prior to Mr Trump's announcement, China said it will work with the European Union to uphold the global agreement even if the U.S. withdrew . Trump's decision to back out of the Paris Climate Accord was met with animosity among several world leaders. Trump said participation in the pact would undermine the USA economy, wipe out American jobs, weaken national sovereignty and put America at a disadvantage to other countries .
  • Reports of multiple casualties at London Bridge as van strikes pedestrians

    Reports of multiple casualties at London Bridge as van strikes pedestrians

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    Husband and wife Ben and Natalie told BBC Radio 5 Live they were outside Borough Market, coming up the entrance of the underground when they saw the incident. "In my view, we responded extremely well.to this ghastly, ghastly incident". Another witness called Eric told the BBC he had seen three men get out and thought they were going to help.
  • Theresa May: UK is in grip of copycat terror attacks

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    In March five people were killed in a vehicle and knife attack near Parliament in London , and two weeks ago 22 people died in a suicide bombing at a concert in Manchester . He goes on to criticise the mayor of London , Sadiq Khan . Britain's Interior Minister Amber Rudd said Britain's terror threat level, which now stands at severe, had not been increased to its highest level of critical because authorities believed "that they have got all the main perpetrators".
  • Leah Remini Joins 'Kevin Can Wait' as Series Regular for Season 2

    Leah Remini Joins 'Kevin Can Wait' as Series Regular for Season 2

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    James and Remini previously starred together as husband and wife for nine seasons on the hit series " The King of Queens ", which also aired on CBS . " Kevin Can Wait " was the 2016-17 season's top new comedy in total viewers (averaging 9.19 million) and adults aged 18-49 (2.1 rating). However, Kevin is not happy about being partnered up with his old rival, Vanessa Cellucci ( Leah Remini ).
  • Weekend Box Office: 'Pirates' A Big Looter, 'Baywatch' A Big Loser

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    Jack Sparrow feels the winds of ill-fortune blowing even more strongly when deadly ghost sailors led by his old nemesis, the evil Capt. Salazar, escape from the Devil's Triangle. Pirates still managed to deliver an opening weekend win, with an easy finish ahead of Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2 . Just for context: Prometheus finished its domestic theatrical run in 2012 with $126.5 million in ticket sales, plus an additional $276.9 million from foreign audiences - and it never even ...
  • Price, Ramirez propel Red Sox past Orioles

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    Fourth outing with guys on base and stuff of that nature. Farrell was so pleased with Price's performance that he let his veteran hurler go back out for the eighth inning even though he'd already thrown 87 pitches, even though it was a one-run game and even though Boston boasts a bullpen that ranks second in the American League in ERA.
  • Six killed in London attack

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    At least six people were killed and 30 others injured in two separate terror attacks in London . The attack comes almost two weeks after a suicide bomber killed at least 22 people in a concert at the Manchester Arena in Manchester.
  • German rock festival set to resume after terror threat scare

    German rock festival set to resume after terror threat scare

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    They said that "at least one person of non-German origin on which there was police information in the area of terrorism had access" to secure areas at the event. German authorities have shut down a popular rock music festival because of a possible terrorist threat. "The incredibly disciplined fans deserve all our respect and gratitude", the organizers wrote on Facebook.