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Under Trump shadow, climate talks set 2018 deadline to agree rules

As per the Pre-2020 agenda, which was also agreed during Paris Agreement, it was agreed to keep the global warming due to emissions well below 1.5 degree Celsius as compared to the pre-industrial area.Commenting on a hard financial situation which might be created if the US President-elect Donald Trump reneges from the Paris Agreement , or pulls out of the entire convention ( UNFCCC ) to cut down the time for exit, the minster who believes in a "wait and watch " strategy, said that India ...

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Sen. Harry Reid Goes In On Donald Trump for Appointing Steve Bannon

Over the summer, Bannon bragged that Breitbart was the quote "platform for the alt-right", a blurry right-wing movement sometimes associated with White Nationalism. "Mr. Bannon's appointment sends the wrong message to people who have engaged in those types of activities, indicating that they will not only be tolerated, but endorsed by your Administration", the congressional letter continues.

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USA weather satellite's launch promises 'quantum leap' in forecasts

After it reaches its final designated orbit in the next two weeks, GOES-R will be renamed GOES-16. - NASA is set to launch its Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite-R Series (GOES-R) Saturday at 5:42 and weather-watchers around the world are ecstatic.

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Houston defense stymies Louisville QB Lamar Jackson

Duke Catalon scored three touchdowns and Houston hurried and harassed Heisman favorite Lamar Jackson all night to propel the Cougars to a stunning 36-10 victory over Louisville on Thursday night that dashed No. However, now that they are back on level terms and pretty much control their own destinies, Louisville is desperate to get back on the voters' good side.

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Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 Leaks Spotted in Two Variants

The manufacturer recently announced it is also developing the Google software update for its Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge smartphones, which are expected to update to Android 7.0 sometime between January and April of 2017. Increasingly, consumers are expecting smart devices in what is an increasingly inter-connected digital world, and Samsung will have its eye on the ball in this department with the Galaxy Note 8.

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Conte, Hazard Win Manager, Player Of The Month Award

Chelsea were leaking too many goals and chances to the opposition for Conte's liking and he made a decision to act. "It's important now to continue to work with the players and to continue to build something of importance for Chelsea for the present and for the future".

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Boscov's Parade Rings in Holiday Season This Weekend in Binghamton

The parade heads along Rosser and Princess avenues in the heart of downtown Brandon. The Flaming Foliage Festival Committee is looking for participants to enter a float in this year's Christmas parade set for Sunday, Nov. "It's a chance to get all caught up in the fun of Christmas with all the lights - it's a happy time", Stoetzel said. In previous years, The Cog Railway has brought their original steam engine, Peppersass, which is the first mountain-climbing cog railway engine in ...

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Xi, Putin discuss free trade, China-Russia ties

Obama, speaking on the margins of an Asia-Pacific summit, said tensions over trade are likely under the new Trump administration and trade pacts may be modified. The Prime Minister's wife, Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor (centre) and six other wives of heads of other countries attending a luncheon hosted by the First Lady of Peru, Nancy Lange (right) at the Larco Museum in Lima , November 20, 2016.

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WHO ends Zika public health emergency

And Florida continues to find people who caught Zika inside the state. And it looked like a mosquito-borne virus was the culprit. Now it's known that in addition to the devastating neurological complications it can cause, the virus can be sexually transmitted.

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Three astronauts arrive at Space Station

In this image made from video provided by NASA, astronaut Peggy Whitson boards the International Space Station on Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016. A multinational crew, including a USA astronaut who is the oldest and most experienced woman to fly in space, arrived at the International Space Station yesterday.

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Can GOES-R Save Lives? Weather-Predicting Satellite Launches Saturday

What does this mean for you? He hopes they get up to a 20 minute lead time. NOAA's new GOES-R satellite is packed with next-gen weather and solar observing instruments, which will launch our weather forecasts into the next century. The launch was delayed in October due to Hurricane Matthew , and again earlier in November because of a rocket booster issue . Artist's illustration of the GOES-16 weather satellite in orbit.

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Best ESPN College GameDay signs, Week 12: Western Michigan vs. Buffalo

WMU is No. 21 in the latest college football playoff rankings. KALAMAZOO Western Michigans “Row The Boat mantra gets a national stage this weekend. ESPN's " College GameDay " is going to be in Columbus on November 26 for the high-profile matchup between Ohio State and MI.

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Terrorism-related deaths in OECD countries rose 650 percent

Among Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development countries, deaths from terrorism increased 650%, with 21 of 34 member-states recording at least one terrorist attack. ISIL and its affiliated groups were active in 15 new countries past year, bringing the total to 28. Boko Haram and IS have both suffered major military setbacks in Nigeria and Iraq respectively.

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Edwards fastest of champion contenders in final practice

Kevin Harvick went from 12th to the win thanks to fresh tires and a strong auto. A limited number of Sunday tickets still remain for seats in the infield Pit Road Cabanas, in addition to spots in the FanVision Fan Zone. Asked about what people are saying about his legacy, the outspoken driver said, "Normally legacy means you're old; you've been around for a long time".

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China To Donald Trump: Climate Change is No Hoax Invented by Us

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change was initiated in the 1980s and supported by United States presidents Ronald Reagan and George Bush Sr, before China had even recognised the issue, the minister claimed . Representatives from nearly 200 countries are meeting in Marrakesh, Morocco, this week to discuss efforts to combat climate change. "No one has a right to make decisions for billions of people based exclusively on ideology", Kerry said, via Bloomberg News .

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Fake news author says he probably got Trump elected; do you agree?

He added: "We do not want to be arbiters of truth ourselves, but instead rely on our community and trusted third parties" to help moderate content on the site. BuzzFeed found that the top 20 fake news stories outperformed the top 20 real news stories on Facebook in terms of shares, reactions and comments.

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WHO Declares End of Zika Emergency

The spread of the virus has slowed, but its dangers should not be underestimated. It remains in a class with other diseases such as dengue that pose serious risks and require ongoing research. Zika can also be sexually transmitted. More than 36,000 people in the USA, including its territories, have tested positive for the virus. A mosquito is seen on a man legs in Yangon on October 30, 2016.

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United States weather satellite that is 'a quantum leap' poised for launch

The 197-foot tall United Launch Alliance rocket is scheduled to vault off Cape Canaveral Air Force Station's Launch Complex 41 at 5:42 p.m. The first of four next-generation geostationary weather satellites, the Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite R-Series, or GOES-R, will provide a major improvement in quality, quantity and timeliness of weather data collected over the Western Hemisphere.

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China will fill U.S. gap in free trade: Key

US President Barack Obama and Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto attend a meeting with leaders of participating countries in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) in Lima , Peru, Saturday, Nov. Under Trump, the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal is likely dead- and some analysts says US credibility on trade issues in Asia has been damaged.

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Amazon Music Unlimited launches family plan for up to 6 people

Music Unlimited was launched in October and offered four individual monthly plans, Apple Insider reported. Prime members can enjoy the annual Family Plan for $149 a year, which is a two-month discount. Plus, you can even ask her to play songs by quoting some lyrics to her, in the case you don't know the track's title. That includes access to the entire Amazon Music Unlimited catalog that's tens of millions deep and personalized recommendations.

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Best weather satellite ever built rockets into space

The GOES-R satellite launched without any problems. The launch window extends for an hour from 5:42-6:42 p.m. EST. The next satellite in the series, GOES-S, is scheduled for launch in early 2018, followed by GOES-T around 2020 and GOES-U around 2024.

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Priti Patel condemns bombing of 'last functioning hospital in Aleppo'

All hospitals in the under-siege Aleppo city in northeastern Syria were forced to shut down due to relentless airstrikes by regime and Russian warplanes, according to the city's opposition-run health directorate. Residents sit among rubble in rebel-held eastern Aleppo , Syria last month. A child is seen after she was pulled from the wreckage of a building in the Aleppo region.

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Zika emergency declared over but still needs 'intense action,' World Health Organization says

Almost 30 countries have reported birth defects linked to Zika, with over 2,100 cases of nervous-system malformations reported in Brazil alone. "Many aspects of this disease and associated consequences still remain to be understood, but this can best be done through sustained research", the World Health Organization said in a statement.

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Multinational crew blasts off for space station

He was an aerospace engineer before switching careers to become a pilot for Air France, making him the second former airline pilot to reach space just this year. Ms. Whitson said the interest on her, by comparison, was for being "old and experienced". No other woman has spent more time in space. Pesquet has trained for seven years for his first space flight, but his crew mates both have extensive experience.

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Facebook fixing fake news problem with CEO at trade summit

Facebook, the world's largest social network with 1.79 billion users, has been criticized by some as helping Trump to victory by giving a platform to fake election news and extreme-right blogs with untruthful attacks on Trump's opponent Hillary Clinton.

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2 dead after powerful 7.8-magnitude quake hits New Zealand

The condition of State Highway 1 either side of the cut-off Kaikoura township remains a major concern for officials, with sizeable slips blocking some parts of the road and ruptures in others. She said the community was rallying to help the tourists. An estimated 1,100 tourists were in Kaikoura, which is framed by snow-capped mountains on one side and the sea on the other, when the quake hit early Monday.

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Giroud heads home late equalizer for Arsenal in draw vs

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho thought it was clear his team deserved more from their 1-1 draw against Arsenal during Saturday's Premier League action, while Arsene Wenger acknowledged his side wasn't good enough at Old Trafford .

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Rams' Hill will be inactive after early-morning arrest

The crash was reported at 7:52 a.m. on the westbound 101 Freeway west of Haskell Avenue, according to a CHP release. Hill allegedly was in the fast lane traveling at 60 miles per hour when he swerved and collided with the truck traveling at 50 miles per hour, the release said.

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Zika virus 'no longer an emergency'

The officials also emphasized that the now-lifted "Public Health Emergency of International Concern " was declared in February, when Zika clusters were appearing and a sharp increase in research was needed - with the looming Rio Olympics in mind.

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Tesla Gets Sell Rating On SolarCity Deal; Other Challenges Ahead

But Musk convinced shareholders that the deal was, as he originally stated, 'a no-brainer'. We'll see in the coming year if Musk is correct on his prediction of SolarCity's profitability. Tesla and SolarCity shareholders voted in favor of the merger, a deal worth $2 billion, Thursday. Musk unveiled four solar shingle options for a solar roof at the October 28 event.

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Facebook CEO preaches 'connectivity' gospel at Peru summit

Several of the highest-rated comments on Zuckerberg's post were positive, with this idea from George Papa ranking near the top: "If people had a bit of brain and did some research on their own when they read something that does not sound right .we would not have this problem".

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Facebook CEO preaches 'connectivity' gospel at Peru summit

Several of the highest-rated comments on Zuckerberg's post were positive, with this idea from George Papa ranking near the top: "If people had a bit of brain and did some research on their own when they read something that does not sound right .we would not have this problem".

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Black Friday: Best Buy Thanksgiving Hours 2016

Just make sure the bribe is smaller than how much you will save. That's because price matches can be time consuming for retailers, says Sucharita Mulpuru, chief retail strategist for annual commerce industry convention Shoptalk. Previous year we had someone camp out here for 100 hours just for the experience of doing it. One in five say they will be doing all their Black Friday shopping online while one in ten say a 50-50 split between online and in-store shopping is more likely ...

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Saudi-led coalition starts 48-hour truce in Yemen

But it has come under huge pressure to back down in the face of an global outcry over the mounting civilian death toll from 20 months of conflict. A Saudi-led coalition supporting Yemen's government against Iran-backed rebels declared a 48-hour ceasefire to begin in Yemen today, it said in a statement on the kingdom's SPA news agency website.

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Middlesbrough vs Chelsea Betting: Expect more goals from the Blues

The Blues' recent run has not only impressed the fans but seems to have garnered faith in their abilities from opposition managers as well. "At the start I wanted to play with 4-2-4 with two forward roles and two wingers". "If you look at our last game against Manchester City, I was asked in the press whether they might have been exhausted because they had played against Barcelona".


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