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McKenna 'deeply disappointed' in U.S. decision to pull out of Paris

He said the U.S. would stop implementing measures to meet its commitments under the agreement to cut emissions by 26-28 per cent on 2005 levels by 2025, and end funding for poor countries to cope with climate change. The United States was one of 195 nations to sign the agreement, which also called on America to commit $3 billion in aid to other nations by 2020 and cut emissions by up to 28% by 2025.

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N Korea fires third short-range ballistic missile

North Korea , which has conducted dozens of missile tests and tested two nuclear bombs since the beginning of 2016 in defiance of U.N. Security Council resolutions, says the programme is necessary to counter US aggression. Moon Jae-in, South Korea's new president, has called an emergency National Security Council meeting. Suga, the Japanese cabinet secretary, said the missile fell about 300 kilometers (190 miles) north of the Oki islands in southwestern Japan and 500 kilometers (310 ...

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Kashmir situation better, ISIS ineffective in India due to govt intervention: HM

It might take some time because the problem which has been prevailing since 1947, the solution to it can not be taken out with just a snap. "All the problems can be solved through talks". "Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said the central government wants a permanent solution to the Kashmir problem by taking its people into confidence, and is moving ahead in that direction".

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KSP troopers free dog stuck inside tree

Two off-duty Kentucky State Troopers rescued a dog trapped inside a tree Thursday afternoon. Soon after, they discovered "Rocco", a dachshund, trapped inside the trunk of a tree. That's where he became stuck. Salem Firefighter Daniel Newcomb cut part of the tree, freeing the dog. The opening in the tree is now big enough to retrieve Rocco - if he dares go on another adventure like that.

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New England states join Paris climate goal alliance

Those urging the Trump administration to keep the USA promise on the Paris agreement have made opposite charges around the potential jobs impact. Yet as a climate scientist and a climate policy scholar, I know market forces and current policies are far from adequate to limit the rise in global temperatures, as envisioned in the Paris Agreement .

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UN council to vote Friday on blacklisting more N.Koreans: diplomats

However, the North Korean nuclear threats were added to the discussion table after Llorenti gave out the monthly programme in the press conference. The updated list now includes 53 individuals and 46 entities, all of which are subject to travel bans and asset freezes.

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Google Doodle cricket game celebrates Champions Trophy

Both England and Bangladesh are part of group A along with Australia and New Zealand while Pakistan , India , South Africa and Sri Lanka are in group B. You need to hear from the right people about any differences, and whether there is anything at all. All the distractions will be kept aside when the team walks on to the park.

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CHSE Odisha Plus 2 results 2017 to be announced tomorrow

In a press release, the council has also asked students who wish to apply for recheking or re-addition of marks may do so within 15 days of the declaration of the result. To ensure that students have a convenient way of checking their Odisha Results, the board has also simplified the checking procedure for the same. This year, almost 2.9 lakh students appeared for the examinations.

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One dead, two missing after blast at USA corn mill

Block's body was found early Thursday, not long after the explosion. That word came Friday from Didion Milling Vice President of Operations Derrick Clark, who said the body was recovered with the help of a search and rescue dog Friday morning.

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PM Narendra Modi reaches Paris for the final leg of Europe trip

Following his visit to Germany and Spain, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday arrived in St. Petersburg, Russia as part of his four-nation Europe tour. "The U.S. missile defense systems destroy the strategic balance in the world . we are thinking about how to counter these challenges", he said. He said India's participation as a guest country in the SPIEF and his address there today would further deepen economic cooperation between the two nations.

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Pittsburgh Mayor Issues Executive Order In Response To Trump's Paris Climate Decision

Connecticut Gov. Dan Malloy and Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe also expressed interest in joining the new pact. Germany's environment minister, Barbara Hendricks, told reporters in Berlin that other countries will fill the leadership vacuum but none will be expected to make up the shortfall in emissions reductions caused by Washington's exit.

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BYU beats Sacramento State 6-1 to stay alive in postseason

We knew he was throwing well. Freshman Parker Brahms (8-4) took the loss for the Hornets (32-29), who were eliminated from the postseason. "It was weird because it felt like it did at Gonzaga (two weeks ago)". Valenzuela tripled and scored on Dillon Persinger's single in the fifth to give Fullerton a 2-1 lead. Rogers almost single-handedly exterminated the Hornets in order striking out two swinging and fielding a bunt in time to an outstretched Chauncey in the fourth.

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LeBron: Durant the difference between Cavs and Warriors

These Finals are just one game old, but already it's fair to wonder whether everyone should have been fixated on a different question: How will Cleveland go about defending Kevin Durant? "We've got to stop the ball first, then fan out to the three-point line".

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Powerful new antibiotic could halt superbugs

Last year a United Kingdom government review concluded that superbugs could kill up to ten million people per year by 2050 , while early in 2017 the World Health Organization released a list of antibiotic resistant priority pathogens - the first in the organization's 69-year history.

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Indian climber Ravi Kumar goes missing after successfully scaling Mt Everest

In April , famed mountaineer Ueli Steck died while attempting the climb. It is not clear if Yearwood fulfilled his dream of reaching the Everest summit before he died. Climbers only returned to Everest past year after the 2015 quake devastated Nepal , killing 9000 people and 22 climbers and support staff who died when an avalanche struck Everest Base Camp.

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North Korea's nuclear programme 'poses a threat to us all': Mattis

Tim Huxley, executive director of IISS-Asia in Singapore , said he has been told Mattis will deliver a "concise, punchy" speech. It expresses "gravest concern" that the North's nuclear and missile activities are generating "increased tension in the region and beyond" and continue to threaten worldwide peace and security.

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WHO elects Ethiopian public health authority as next director general

Tedros will become the eighth director-general of the United Nations agency founded in 1948, and the first elected in a competitive race before the full assembly. He also inherits the position at a time in which the World Health Organization has been criticized for its allegedly slow response to the 2014 Ebola epidemic in West Africa.

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World pledges to save 'Mother Earth' despite Trump's snub to climate pact

World leaders , health experts , and the majority of Americans support the Paris Agreement , and we all owe it to our planet to pursue the efforts addressed within the agreement. Americans value jobs, want an expanding and exuberant USA economy, and certainly where possible would like to restrict unnecessary federal government expenditures.

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Serbia's new president to discuss naming next PM shortly

Serbia's President Aleksandar Vucic waves during an inauguration ceremony, in Belgrade , Serbia, Wednesday, May 31, 2017. Vucic won the presidency in the first round of the April 2 elections with 55% of the vote. In Serbia , the president nominates a prime minister-designate who then needs parliamentary approval. He added that Serbia would not join North Atlantic Treaty Organisation or become "member of any other military alliance".

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Putin denies Russian meddling in US election

When it came to the alleged hacking, he said there were no "Russian fingerprints". "But it turned out that he was right", Mr Putin said. Instead of apologizing, Putin said, Democrats "say it's not our fault, it was the Russians". "Was it so important who leaked it?" he said. "I see great advantages because he's a person with a fresh view". "A dumb man who can't do anything would blame the Jews for everything".

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Stokes a concern for England cricketers

England captain Eoin Morgan insisted Woakes had not been hurried back into action, with there being no hint of a side problem before the paceman suffered his tournament-ending injury. Liam Plunkett was the pick of the bowlers for the hosts as he finished with the figures of four for 59, while Jake Ball and Ben Stokes chipped in with a wicket each.

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Four Trampled To Death By Elephant In City Outskirts

The elephant, however, came out of the forest and entered the residential area in Ganeshapuram near Podanur in the early hours of Friday. The elephant attacked Palanisamy when he irrigating the land. They are planning to catch the elephant using Kumki (trained) elephants. Even the efforts continued to move the massive animal, another tranquilliser shot had to be administered at around 2 p.m.

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Ltd. Sells 212498 Shares of Host Hotels and Resorts Inc (HST)

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Saanich South MLA Lana Popham endorses power-sharing agreement with Greens

The agreement also sets out a ban on union and corporate political donations, moving fixed election dates to the fall and tougher lobbying laws. The likelihood of a renewed debate on the Trans Mountain pipeline drew reaction from outside the province even before Horgan said the parties have a responsibility to "defend" the coastline of British Columbia and stop the pipeline, which would increase tanker traffic seven-fold off the west coast.

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USA: Multistate outbreaks of human Salmonella infections linked to chicks and ducklings

All of the sick reported obtaining baby poultry from several sources , including feed supply stores, websites, hatcheries and relatives. The CDC estimates that 1.2 million cases of salmonella occur every year in the USA, with 450 people dying annually of the illness, which usually comes from eating contaminated food.

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Health officials warn of mumps outbreak in MA

The residents presented symptoms of mumps between March 24 and May 31, and 10 of the 12 have shown signs of illness since May 9. Previously in MA, mumps has been found chiefly among vaccinated college students and others connected to colleges and universities.

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Austin to formally challenge recently signed sanctuary city law

A MALDEF spokesperson called the law "hateful" and "misguided", arguing the city's "loss of control" over its police department would result in residents being asked about their immigration status, which MALDEF says violates the 14th Amendment.

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Steven Joseph Murray Sells 500000 Shares of Fitbit Inc (FIT) Stock

The company's 5 year Earnings per share growth and Capital Spending growth remains at 0 and 0. Citigroup had a markedly different take on 31/01/2017, proposing that Fitbit, Inc .is now considered Sell versus prior Neutral rating. The business had revenue of $298.94 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $277.48 million. Fitbit had a return on equity of 11.94% and a net margin of 4.67%.

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Man dies from infection after going swimming with a new tattoo

A 31-year-old man has died after he caught a flesh-eating infection in the gulf of Mexico. The tattoo got infected with the flesh-eating bacteria which caused his death. But afterward, his condition worsened again, and about two months later, he died due to complications related to liver damage , kidney failure and destroyed tissue in his skin lesions, the report said.

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New Jersey theaters cancel Kathy Griffin shows

The press conference will take place at Bloom's Woodland Hills, Calif., law offices on Friday at 9 a.m. PT/ noon ET. Griffin was scheduled to perform in her "Celebrity Run-In" tour at the theater on November 3. Lisa Bloom , the daughter of famed feminist litigator Gloria Allred and Griffin's newly hired lawyer, made the shocking announcement on Twitter . Carrey argued that Griffin didn't cross the line - because he said there is no line to cross.

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Cancer survivors, caregivers to be honored at Relay for Life June 3

All survivors are encouraged to attend regardless of where they received their medical care. "They can bring a friend or a caregiver". A year ago in its first Relay for Life event, Union Township raised $50,000 through the generosity of its residents, businesses, and local organizations.

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Canada's Trade Surplus With U.S. Hits Highest Level In 3 Years

The country's trade surplus with the USA hit $5.0 billion for the month, up from $3.4 billion in March, at a time when the Canadian dollar slipped 0.3 cents United States compared to the greenback, the federal agency said. The Canadian dollar weakened against the US currency in the month, giving Canadian-made goods a boost as they were cheaper to purchase in American dollars.

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15 children die in botched vaccination campaign in South Sudan

The victims were under the age of five and died because those administering vaccinations did not follow safety standards during the four-day campaign , World Health Organization reported Thursday. "This campaign is lifesaving", Usman said. The team administering the vaccinations was "neither qualified nor trained" to do so, Health Minister Riek Gai Kok said.

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Elon Musk quits Trump's advisory councils after US withdraws from climate accord

For the simple reason that it put our country, the United States of America, which we all love, at a very, very big economic disadvantage", he said. Asked about it at Disney's shareholders meeting in March, he said that it was "an opportunity for me to express views that I think ... are of value to the company and its shareholders".

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Google marks start of ICC Champions Trophy with doodle you can't resist

Going into the match, Bangladesh would be brimming with confidence as they have won four of their last seven ODI games versus England . "We are here to win the tournament and are not here to make the numbers up", he added. "We're going to have a look at the conditions in the morning, see what the forecast is like, and we'll decide our final XI then", Smith said. "We would love to play at the same pace".