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Everything you need to know about the Paris Agreement

According to a Yale University survey , the majority of people in every state - including coal-friendly Kentucky, Ohio, and West Virginia - support US participation in the Paris agreement . The Tesla and SpaceX founder tweeted: "Am departing presidential councils". That is s the upper limit scientists have set to keep climate change from hitting an irreversible tipping point, unleashing catastrophic floods, droughts and storms.

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Trump pulls United States out of global climate change accord

Trump and Pruitt have consistently tied breaking from the Paris accord to restoring the economy, arguing that the US's interests are paramount in global relations. Chiefly, that the Trump administration doesn't value global collaborative efforts, nor the soft power of diplomacy, nor the future habitability of our biosphere so much.

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'Wonder Woman' banned in Lebanon because lead actress is Israeli

Pine's Trevor is confident without being too cocky, and most importantly he adds humor, an element that the recent DC films have woefully lacked. The first World War acts as the major conflict in Wonder Woman that convinces Diana to leave Themyscira after US solider Steve Trevor ( Chris Pine ) lands on the island and warns the Amazons of the "war to end all wars!" Wonder Woman was one of the best parts of Batman vs Superman , and she shined even more in her standalone film.

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British PM May to Challenge Trump Over Intelligence Leaks

Ten people have now been arrested with Abedi's attack, but a man and a woman have been released. Citing unnamed federal security sources, Focus reports that British-born Salman Abedi twice flew from a German airport in recent years and wasn't on any global watch list.

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'Historic mistake' by Trump - but climate action will go on, experts say

In an announcement at the Rose Garden Thursday afternoon, Trump said the US will start to negotiate to try and make the deal fair for the American workers, people, companies and taxpayers. And he's already overturned several Obama-era efforts to reduce emissions. Trump met Tuesday with a key voice advocating for withdrawal, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt.

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Man at Trump hotel mentioned McVeigh in message

Moles, 43, checked into the hotel about 1 a.m. Authorities worked with hotel security to locate him and his auto. "The officers and our federal partners? averted a potential disaster in the nation's capital", Newsham said. Last week, he posted a question: "If you had to choose between a Hilton Hotel and a Trump hotel, which would you choose and why?" "The dark side wants to disarm the public so they can.

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Britney Spears Writes a Passionate Love Letter to the LGBTQ Community

The 24-year-old singer has said her passion and support for the LGBTQ community is largely thanks to the way she was raised by her mother Mandy Teefey , who she says once booked a "beautiful drag queen" for the " Bad Liar " hitmaker's 16th birthday.

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Donald Trump confirms United States exit from climate change deal

Oil companies like Chevron and ExxonMobil recently argued that the Paris Agreement gives their firms a more predictable future, and therefore more manageable one. Renewable energy prices will continue to fall as innovation continues and alternative forms of energy gain traction, he continued. China's emergence as a new, alternative unifying force is hardly limited to environment.

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Eminem's "Stan" Has Officially Been Added to the Oxford Dictionary

The Oxford English Dictionary is officially adding the word " stan " from the popular Eminem song, which was released seventeen years ago about a insane superfan. Over the years, " stan " has become a slightly less intense term for superfans of a particular artist who are eager to defend their pop idols. Beliebers have two things they can credit Eminem for today: Justin Bieber's current hairstyle and coining the term that helped usher in today's high organized and powerful fandom ...

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Trump's vow to replace Paris climate accord won't work

Trip also said that leaving the agreement could threaten diplomatic relations with other countries that see climate change as a priority because leaving the agreement signals that the US does not think it is an important issue. Now that President Donald Trump is pulling the United States out of the worldwide agreement to reduce carbon dioxide emissions, what does that mean for the rapidly heating Earth? Musk said on Wednesday that he had done "all I can" to convince Trump to stay in ...

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Exelon Threatens To Close Three Mile Island, Blaming Pa.

Amid struggling finances, Dauphin County's Three Mile Island Generating Station will close in 2019 if state officials do not make regulatory reforms, Exelon Corp. It's unclear whether Exelon actually intends to close Three Mile Island, or if its announcement is designed as something of a threat to force the state of Pennsylvania to deliver an operating subsidy.

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Happy 40th anniversary! Celebrities share their 'Star Wars' memories

Since that time, Vanity Fair has featured Star Wars on the cover before each film's new release date. The movie mogul tells Vanity Fair the 60-year-old had finished filming the forthcoming eighth Star Wars blockbuster, The Last Jedi , and had high hopes for her character, the former Princess Leia.

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Gal Gadot is a wonder in 'Wonder Woman'

Here is a list of what is known about the superhero epic. Not just anyone could have pulled off the role of Princess Diana aka Wonder Woman , it takes a strong and determined woman, which is everything Gal Gadot is. Patty Jenkins , who's been behind the camera for films like Monster , tells ABC Radio she's been a superfan of the Wonder Woman character for years.

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Israeli finance minister holds rare West Bank meeting with Palestinian PM

And Israelis seemed to have gotten used to that reality, says Eytan Gilboa of the Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies, a center-right think tank in Israel . Trump says he still favors the move, but that the delay is meant to help with peace talks. "The president is still committed to moving the embassy", one US official said.

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Chris Cornell, Soundgarden frontman, dies aged 52

Chris Cornell's death has been ruled a suicide, United States officials have confirmed. Chris Cornell , who gained fame as the lead singer of Soundgarden and later Audioslave , died on Wednesday in Detroit , his representative said .

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The way Sean Spicer sees it

Dubke's last day on the job has not been determined, but it could be Tuesday (May 30). It isn't always necessary for a president to have a strong command on the finer details of policies; they can set the overarching goal and others can deal with the specifics.

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Bryce Harper suspended four games for fight

Major League Baseball suspended Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper for four games for charging the mound after being hit by a pitch in Monday's game against the San Francisco Giants . In practice, this is a bigger blow for the Nationals than the Giants. Giants starting pitcher Tim Hudson said. 965 days is a long time to get over a grudge.

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Wonder Woman box office opening weekend estimates top $175 million worldwide

At least that's what the government decided just hours before the film was set to premiere in select theaters across the country. The ban is in accordance with a decades-old law that boycotts Israeli products and bars Lebanese citizens from travelling to Israel or having contacts with Israelis.

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Pirates 5 Wins Memorial Day Weekend Box Office with $77 Million

Notably, that weekend was helped by the release of Star Wars: The Phantom Menace , the first entry in the prequel series. Local data from Ent Group shows that the film grossed US$25.3 million on Sunday alone across the mainland, the first day of the Dragon Boat Festival public holiday, reported Variety .

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Will Kylo Ren Regret His Actions From 'Force Awakens' in 'Last Jedi'?

The magazine will be out on the stands on May 31 in Los Angeles, and will be released across the U.S. on June 6. Furthermore, the front cover notes, "May the 40th be with you", insinuating that the issue will honor the legacy of the Star Wars films.

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'Bachelorette' contestant in hot water for racist tweets

Garrett's Twitter account was leaked on social media today and some of the tweets are offensive. Seaon 13 of The Bachelorette has had its fair share of drama stem from the contestants already. Another message from Garrett's Twitter account: "Guys..." He also allegedly described the Black Lives Matter movement as a terrorist group. There are going to be people out there who are looking for stories, and will go back and see what you had to say for many years.

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Paris Climate Deal: Should I Stay or Should I Go?

The vast majority of world nations have backed the major climate agreement, with Syria and Nicaragua the only states from the 197 entitled to be in the pact that have rejected it. Scientists warn that any delay in weaning the country off fossil fuels could exacerbate the negative effects of climate change for the rest of the globe.

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Modi recalls his Russia visit as CM with Vajpayee 16 years ago

Putin said that in any case hackers can not possibly sway election outcomes because the electorate is not so easily manipulated. "Hackers are free people, just like artists who wake up in the morning in a good mood and start painting", he said .

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The Billboard Music Awards - The best 'grams of the night

Nicki Minaj , Celine Dion , Miley Cyrus , Bruno Mars , Lorde , The Chainsmokers , Camila Cabello , John Legend and Imagine Dragons were among the other act who performed. Her racy look featured a diamond-studded bra and a heart-shaped nipple pastie. "But you're going to be special,"' she said. It was all going down at the Billboard Music Awards .

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Steve Kerr could return to the bench during the NBA Finals

And remember.as I always say, the Cavs have LeBron. Last year's series turned on a controversial play when Green kicked James in the groin and was suspended for Game 5, starting the Warriors' downward spiral. The Warriors, who won the title in 2015, are out for revenge. Giving us subplot two: the Mike Brown revenge finals . National NBA writer Zach Lowe of ESPN penned a fine piece on just how important and selfless this rebounding, shot-blocking, screening big man is for the Cavs.

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British authorities warn of 'damage' to investigation from leaks

The UK terror threat level has been raised to critical for the first time in over a decade in the wake of the bombing - meaning more attacks may be imminent - as investigators seek to track down any associates of the suspect, named as 22-year-old Salman Abedi .

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Venus just accidentally revealed the sex of Serena Williams' baby

She also went into an impromptu version of Destiny's Child "Say my name". Serena and her fiancé, Reddit cofounder Alexis Ohanian , announced their engagement in December 2016. "Every day we're like, 'Baby Vee, Baby Isher, Baby Lyn , ' so we all want the baby to be named after us", Venus told the reporter. "It feels fine.

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Girl Power: Why Wonder Woman Is a Heroic Effort

At WonderCon, DC head Geoff Johns was unable to confirm a Wonder Woman 2 as part of the company's slate of superhero movies. Director Patty Jenkins may or not return for a second film, but it seems likely. Then you take a god with a moral compass and a moral belief system, and you drop them into this world, there are questions about women's rights, about a mechanized war where you don't see who you are killing.

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At least 80 killed, hundreds wounded after bomb explodes in Kabul, Afghanistan

The last two major bomb blasts in Kabul , the last being in early May and also occurring in the diplomatic area, were claimed by the Islamic State although the Taliban also carried out attacks which left numerous civilian casualties in recent weeks.

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Portland white supremacist Jeremy Christian appears in court

According to court documents, Christian is facing two counts of aggravated murder , one count of attempted aggravated murder, one count of first degree assault, three counts of unlawful use of a weapon and two counts of intimidation. I'm gonna say that on the stand. Jeremy Joseph Christian , the white supremacist suspected of fatally stabbing two men and seriously injuring one on a Portland, Oregon commuter train, had some time to express himself during a court appearance Tuesday.

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Major Lazer Drops New EP Featuring Travis Scott, Quavo, and More

Following the release of his new EP with Major Lazer , Diplo told Zane Lowe during an interview this morning that he is now working on more than 100 tracks at the moment. The sounds are heavily rooted in bright tracks and collaborations are incredibly diverse, which speaks to their overall message of peace and partying.

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Can 'Wonder Woman' save the world with its hopeful message?

Beijner added that like numerous athletes, her training to not show any emotion in competition required a little adjustment on set. In the run-up to Friday's Wonder Woman premiere , there've also been signs of Americans calling for boycotts of the movie online, particularly on the Wonder Woman Facebook page.

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Troian Bellisario says her eating disorder was about control

She has been a fan favorite on Pretty Little Liars in the role of Spencer since 2010. The Pretty Little Liars star has written her first feature film, titled Feed , in which she also stars alongside Tom Felton . Bellisario is now working on a movie called Feed , which she produced, wrote, and stars in. Revisiting those memories, she said, was like "feeding the dragon".

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Kevin Hart and TI teaming up for comedy TV show

They both starred in 2015's Get Hard , and Hart's rap alter ego Chocolate Droppa has a single, "Baller Alert", that features T.I. and Migos. The new show, which is being written by Everybody Hates Chris scribe Aeysha Carr , will explore the day-to-day work lives of folks who make a living in the recording studio.

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The 10 Best Quotes About Success From Mark Zuckerberg's Harvard Commencement Address

Since Zuckerberg left Harvard , Facebook has become one of the most popular websites in the world behind just Google and YouTube, according to web traffic tracker Alexa . The third way for everyone to find their objective is one Zuckerberg knows a lot about. Zuckerberg referred to this as a global community. In his speech , Zuckerberg shared a few key pieces of wisdom from the real world that the grads will soon be entering and even shared a little dating advice for the ...


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