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Summit reaffirms global commitment to fight climate change

In an August interview with The Miami Herald , Trump again reiterated his skepticism. "We are still finalizing the timetable because the implementation of the Paris Agreement is 2020 and beyond". The comments represent an abrupt shift for Mr Trump. The president-elect's previous statements on climate change, which include saying that the concept was "by the Chinese", have put him at odds with most world leaders and an overwhelming majority of scientists.

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Chilly with a few light showers for Thanksgiving Day

Otherwise, expect mostly cloudy skies. Highs will climb into the lower 60s. After a short break on Thanksgiving , more wet weather is expected later Thursday and Friday , lingering through the weekend. We should see some sunshine on Sunday and Monday . Overnight: Increasing clouds. Lows in the low 40s. The wind will blow at 15-25 miles per hour with gusts over 30 miles per hour through the early afternoon.

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Apple Black Friday Deals Include iPhone, Apple TV, iPad, Watch Rebates

If you get an Apple TV or an Apple Watch , you will get a $ 25 Apple Gift Card . iPhones will get you a $50 Apple Gift Card , iPads a $100 gift card and Mac products will get you the Apple Gift Card with the highest value: $150.

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Lilly Alzheimer's drug fails in big study; shares drop

As bond yields rose, investors sold shares of real estate investment trusts, utilities, and companies that sell household goods. They include Aricept, Namenda and Exelon, and they can treat symptoms for a while but do not affect the disease itself.

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Online sales predicted to reach $8.4 billion over Black Friday weekend

Around 137 million people, both through online shopping platforms and retail stores, are expected to take advantage of the Thanksgiving weekend, according to a survey conducted for the National Retail Federation . But its popularity has been on the wane given the emergence of online shopping and cheap deals through the year from retailers including e-commerce giant Amazon.com Inc.

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TARGET Black Friday 2016 Deals, Online Sales Now Live!

While most of the deals appeared to be in America - bad luck for United Kingdom pizza lovers - there was still a taste of hope with this tweet. Also: some of these deals are "flash deals" meaning they only run for a few hours - these deals are usually the best ones as well, the one's where you'll get most bang for your buck.

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Black Friday shoppers hits stores after online study

Some of the biggest retailers opened their doors at 5:00 p.m. on Thanksgiving day, allowing for thirty straight hours of shopping. PwC, the accounting and consultancy firm, is forecasting revenue from Black Friday promotions to grow by 38 percent to 2.9 billion pounds ($3.6 billion).

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New reports of Samsung Galaxy S7's catching fire

Samsung confirmed this by allowing those two devices to carry out tests of the Nougat operating system. Since the iPhone-maker dominates competitive markets as the top-choice for hardware and services, we believe that such a strategy will prove to be great marketing for the company, especially before Black Friday .

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SC not to stay proceedings against demonetisation for now

The setback to the Government came in quick succession as the apex court on November 18 had refused to stop high courts from entertaining challenges to the November 8 notification, observing that the people were seriously affected and the doors of courts can not be shut in a situation which “may lead to riots”.

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Australian trio sets highest basketball shot world record

Derek Herron , who is part of a trio called How Ridiculous who perform tricks to share on social media, took the shot from the top of the Mauvoisin Dam in Valais, Switzerland , and could only watch and wait as the ball fell and dropped straight through the hoop.

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Astronauts in space get Thanksgiving dinner thanks to students

When the ISS received its very first crew in November 2000, NASA's space food specialists, headed by veteran orbital cuisine expert Vickie Kloeris , were sure to pack a special Thanksgiving meal for their stay. There are no microwaves nor ovens on board the ISS, foods are heated with warm water. As NPR reported , he cast an absentee ballot in the US presidential election from space , thanks to a Texas law that allows astronauts to vote in Houston.

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Zimbabwe into tri-series final after rains foils Windies

Chamu Chibhabha (9) was castled early by Jason Holder (2-58). West Indies' move to bring in Devendra Bishoo on resumption, worked wonders as he struck to send the seasoned Masakadza (20) back in the 12th over, who missed a full, turning ball on the drive.

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HKEX Welcomes Market Regulators' Announcement Of Shenzhen Connect's Start Date

The link's start was announced by regulators amid the yuan's biggest monthly decline against the USA dollar since a one-time devaluation in August past year. But there will still be a daily quota of 13 billion yuan for overseas investors to trade Shenzhen-listed stocks. The extension of the link to Shenzhen will also see an aggregate quota cap on investment in both directions across the border scrapped, and a new raft of smaller Hong Kong stocks available to domestic Chinese investors.

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Once-in-a-Lifetime Supermoon Over Connecticut Sunday, Monday Night

Cloudy conditions ruined the spectacle of Monday's supermoon for most sky-gazers in this country. On Monday, the Moon will be just 221,524 miles away from us, a mere stone throw away in astronomical terms. The relatively closer distance between the two celestial bodies can increase the typical effects of the moon on the planet. At its furthest orbital point from the Earth, apogee, it is 5% more distant.

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Samsung moves past Note7 crisis, but its SDI battery affiliate struggles

Samsung may have washed its hands of the mess that was the Galaxy Note 7, but the company's eponymous Samsung SDI affiliate, which was primarily responsible for supplying the battery that was at the center of the problem, is still dealing with the aftereffects, reports Reuters .

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Lewis Hamilton hoping for Red Bull help to beat Nico Rosberg

Don't miss the #DuelInTheDesert live on Sky Sports as the F1 title race goes to the wire. "I am hunting and all I can do is what I am doing right now. Even a win for the Brit will not be enough for him to retain his title if Rosberg finishes in the top three at the Yas Marina Circuit come November 27.

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New York Times reporters tweet news of Trump meeting as it happens

In a tweet he complained that "the terms and conditions of the meeting were changed at the last moment". That's a significant shift from Trump's past statements that climate change is a "hoax" perpetrated by the Chinese to make US manufacturing less competitive.

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Tomb Raider reboot: Plot details revealed

She said: "I've read a lot of scripts, and ideas of women in these big films just make me f****ing - excuse my language - snore and go, 'Come on, aren't we past this?'" The closest that the new " Tomb Raider " has gotten to explaining Richard's history is in the expansion "Blood Ties" for " Rise of the Tomb Raider " where Lara explores Croft Manor searching for any clues that her family left behind for her.

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Consumer sentiment surges after Trump elected

Donald Trump supporters embrace at an election night rally in NY. Consumer confidence rose more than previously reported to a six-month high in November, showing Americans became more optimistic about their finances and the economy after Donald Trump won the presidential election.

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US Consumer Sentiment Soars on Donald Trump's Victory

The University of MI has released its final Consumer Sentiment results for November 2016 up at 93.8. More from Curtin: "The post-election boost in optimism was widespread, with gains recorded among all income and age subgroups and across all regions of the country".

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Orbit Astronauts to Enjoy Thanksgiving in Space

Cosmonauts Vladimir N. Dezhurov (left) and Mikhail Tyurin share a Thanksgiving meal with American ISS crew. Thanksgiving in space has always been celebrated mainly because of the constant presence of American astronauts. The crew will work during the day and then sit down to a Thanksgiving dinner. "I'm from Tennessee, so I grew up drinking sweet tea - so I've got a little sweet tea as well.

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Nintendo is banning pirates who downloaded Pokemon Sun and Moon

They're facing error code 002-0102 when they try do anything online, along with messages saying "This device's access to online services has been restricted by Nintendo". What's more , you'll apparently be able to trade creatures back and forth between the console and handheld version using the Pokemon Bank mobile app.

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U.S. Lumber Industry Petitions for Relief From Canadian Subsidies, Dumping

We encourage the USA government to review previous cases and determine that the USA industry allegations against Canada and B.C. are unfounded. This year, Canadian lumber has averaged 34.1 percent of the lumber market, the petition claims. Canada initially opposed a cap, which would mean mean producers here would be issued quota. At the APEC summit in Peru last weekend, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau discussed the dispute with U.S.

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United Nations climate conference adopts declaration for action

However, UN's Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon assured that actions against climate change will continue and commented that the "what was once unthinkable has become unstoppable" when asked about the Paris Agreement . Even with that uncertainty, Ellis felt everyone at the meetings hopes to move forward with the Paris Agreement . According to USA special envoy for climate change Jonathan Pershing, developed countries have pledged more than 60 million dollars to help developing countries build ...

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Lessig calls for electors to pick Clinton over Trump

If those states had flipped, Clinton would be president. But while such a scenario is a virtual impossibility - it would require 37 Republican electors to abandon Mr Trump - the electors have other plans in mind. "Three thousand votes are all that separate Clinton and Trump in New Hampshire". The Green party candidate, Jill Stein, is raising funds to request a recount in the same states - Michigan, Wisconsin and Pennsylvania, all won by Mr Trump .

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The FA and NSPCC launch helpline for victims of abuse in football

My memory of Crewe was that I was training with parents watching from the touchline so the only time really I was left alone with a coach was in the dressing room. Several ex-players have spoken out, making allegations about being sexually abused by coaches as children. "I SURVIVED IT" Who is Andy Woodward? Unsworth was nine years old at the time of the incident and he said about the phase of his life, "I knew what I wanted to get, and I thought this is what I had to go through".

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Little Mix's Perrie Edwards 'dating' Arsenal footballer Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain

Last year, Malik, according to Edwards, ended their engagement with a text message and then coupled up with super model Gigi Hadid. Zayn vehemently denied the story, but Perrie admitted it was true in Little Mix's recent book Our World .

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The best Black Friday iPhone 7 deals

According to a National Retail Federation survey, 21 percent of Thanksgiving weekend shoppers started their shopping on Thursday, almost the same as past year. "It makes an enjoyable day", she said. Lillie Hairston got to Toys R Us when it opened at 5 p.m. Shopping together offers people the chance to browse, share their reactions to merchandise and to provide advice to one another.

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FLIP FLOP: Donald Trump Softens Position on Climate Change 'Hoax'

Most recently, though, Trump fervently campaigned on the stance that any increase in global temperatures were not the result of human influence. "We are in this weird political state in which most of the Republican Party still thinks it has to pretend that climate change is not real", says Jonathan F.P.

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'Jet Black' Galaxy S7 Edge leaks in full images

The retailer is expecting more than 1million visitors in-store and over 5million online over its 10-day Black Tag period, with the peak set to be today. The company first offered a replacement program for defective devices, but after some replacements also caught fire, the company issued a recall and suspended production of the Note 7.

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Trump Provides NY Times with Insight Into Plans for His Administration

But ethics experts have said even that arrangement might not work for Trump because it would be impossible for him to forget where his physical properties are. Then , 11 days before the November 8 election, Federal Bureau of Investigation chief James Comey announced that investigators were taking a new look at Clinton's emails after several 100,000 were found on the computer of the estranged husband of a key Clinton aide, Huma Abedin.

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Black Friday opening times for stores in COS

Wal-Mart is providing store maps to help customers find popular items, and handing out wristbands for select items so shoppers don't have to wait in line for Black Friday sales to begin. Penney and Macy's , are sticking with what they would like to see established as a new Thanksgiving tradition. Retailers have also been spreading deals out more throughout the week.

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ISS astronauts will be having a Thanksgiving feast in space this year

According to some reports revealed by Time , for decades now, the celebration of Thanksgiving on the Final Frontier has always been considered as a traditional activity of the United States' space program. Holding up a pouch of turkey, he said 'here's our turkey right here, it's going to be in a pouch so we'll heat this up and it'll taste really good.

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Thanksgiving online shoppers bought twice as much through phones as through tablets

Thanksgiving Day brought in a record $449m (£361m) in revenue from mobile devices between midnight and 5pm ET, an increase of 58.6 per cent over a year ago. He added that online sales were up by double digits, offering no further details. The National Retail Federation said in its annual report that it expects holiday sales to increase 3.6 percent this year, which the group believes will lead to 690,000 new seasonal jobs.

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Most Shocking Moments From Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Thought the Wizarding World only existed in the UK? Aside from some passing references to Hogwarts and Albus Dumbledore, " Fantastic Beasts " could nearly pass for a standalone franchise. It's tempting to warily eye this entity known as Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them and see nothing more than a blatant cash-grab, an impersonal product created to separate fans of all things Harry Potter from their hard-earned cash (or, in the case of teens, easily acquired allowance).


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