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Trump to announce decision on Paris climate agreement

Elon Musk, CEO of electric carmaker Tesla and aerospace company SpaceX, tweeted that he would leave two White House advisory councils if Trump went ahead with this threat to leave the Paris accord. Michael Brune, the Sierra Club Executive Director, says local and state community leaders, non-profits and private companies will need to do more if the President decides to withdraw from the accord.

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Trump's pullout from Paris deal imminent

America's worldwide allies and Trump's domestic opponents lashed out Wednesday at media reports that he had made up his mind to pull the United States out of the global accord to curb carbon emissions, a move that would make the deal less effective.

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Suspect linked to murders from spit on a sidewalk

Vetrano, whose 30-year-old daughter was murdered while out for a jog through Spring Creek Park near their Howard Beach home last August, said he hopes NY will soon follow California's lead and begin using familial DNA searches for its most pressing cold cases.

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CNN fires comedian Kathy Griffin over decapitated Trump photo

Griffin, 56, a two-time Emmy-winning performer known for her deliberately provocative brand of humour, has appeared since 2007 as co-host of CNN's New Year's Eve broadcast from Times Square in NY with anchor Anderson Cooper. Donald Jr, the eldest son of the POTUS, and defeated 2012 Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney also slammed the photo. It's nothing new to hear about a comedian pushing the envelope and leaning over the line of decency; but, one comedian may have ripped the ...

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Trump to announce decision on global climate deal on Thursday

The Paris Agreement , spearheaded by Trump's predecessor Barack Obama and signed by 195 countries in April 2016, aims to fight climate change by reducing carbon emissions and limiting global temperature rise to below 2 degrees Celsius.

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British PM boycotts TV debate as election looms

For scenarios on the election , click on:LANDSLIDE TO LOSING? Earlier today Mrs May defended her decision not to take party, saying: "Jeremy Corbyn seems to be paying far more attention to how many appearances on telly he's doing". But many commentators believed she also saw the opportunity to wipe out Labour, apparently floundering under weak leader Corbyn. Mr Corbyn told her: "Have you been to a food bank?" May's decision to avoid the debate stage makes sense given how underwhelming ...

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United Nations warns Trump against quitting Paris agreement

News of the looming departure quickly drew the ire of worldwide and domestic political leaders who fear the potentially devastating impacts of global warming. Rosenberg said he believes because of what he feels is widespread support regarding renewable energy in terms of wind and solar, that progress in that arena will continue to accelerate regardless of the Paris Accord decision.

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Trump Expected To Withdraw From Paris Climate Deal

Trump tweeted Wednesday that he'll announce his decision on the agreement "over the next few days". Mr Trump claimed before taking office that climate change was a "hoax" created by the Chinese to hurt the United States economy. out of the agreement. Batkins said Trump's reported decision is important but only a "half measure" as long as the Environmental Protection Agency keeps an Obama-era decision known as an "endangerment finding", which laid the groundwork for the former ...

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David De Gea's Man United future revealed

It was reported on Wednesday night that Manchester United have rejected a £60million bid from Real Madrid for David de Gea . United have also been strongly linked with a move for Rodriguez with Sky Sports News reporting earlier this month that Madrid had offered United the chance to sign the South American this summer.

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Kazakh Citizens Injured in Deadly Kabul Blast to Return Home Thursday

He stressed all efforts for a political and peaceful solution of the conflict in Afghanistan should be Afghan-owned and Afghan-driven. While reiterating condemnation of terrorism in all its forms, we pray for early recovery of the injured. The Taliban denied responsibility for the attack, but the Afghan intelligence service said a Pakistani group that is aligned with the Taliban carried out the attack, CNN reported .

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House panel issues subpoenas for Flynn, others

Attorneys for Flynn's team sent the committee a written response Tuesday indicating that Flynn would begin providing records in response to subpoenas by June 6, the deadline to start turning over such information. Ambassador Samantha Power to unmask names contained in classified documents. Committee aides complained that the chairman, Representative Devin Nunes , who publicly recused himself from leading the Russian Federation probe in April following a secret visit he paid to White House ...

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The most entertaining moments from the Election Debate

Representing the ruling Conservatives, Interior Minister Amber Rudd defended May, saying "part of being a good leader is having a good, strong team". "She might be out there sizing up your house to pay for your social care". " Theresa May is not only risking the health of some of our youngest children, but she will also create bad inequality in the classroom", former deputy prime minister Nick Clegg said as the party launched a poster campaign on the issue in London.

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Trump will announce decision on climate agreement Thursday

A freak flood precipitated by changing climate patterns could simultaneously kill and injure people, spread disease-causing pathogens, and devastate local economies. "There's no doubt that regulations have costs, but they are not the primary driver of employment", says Michael Greenstone, an economist at the University of Chicago.

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Dashcam video released from Tiger Woods' DUI arrest

Woods was described in the police as having "slow mumbled and slurred speech" and "sluggish, sleepy". He also stops to tie his shoe, but reaches for the wrong one and is reminded that it is other shoe that has come undone. "You can overcome a DUI if you are a big enough star and you keep winning", said Bob Dorfman, creative director of Baker Street Advertising in San Francisco.

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Trump expected to withdraw from Paris climate deal, reports say

Mr Trump vowed during his campaign to "cancel" the Paris deal within 100 days of becoming president, as part of an effort to bolster U.S. oil and coal industries. Word of Trump's expected decision comes a day after the president met with Scott Pruitt, the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency.

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Historian Ramchandra Guha quits as BCCI administrator, cites personal reasons

Historian Ramachandra Guha resigned from the Board of Control for Cricket in India's Committee of Administrators , ANI reported on Thursday. Guha was one of the four members appointed by the Supreme Court back in January along with Vikram Limaye , Managing Director and CEO of IDFC, Diana Edulji, former India women's Test cricketer.

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GMail gets Machine Learning powered Phishing detection and more

The new features offer early phishing detection using machine learning, as well as "click-time warnings for malicious links, unintended external reply warnings and built-in defenses against new threats". These warnings are pretty smart and they won't pop-up for the existing contacts that user regularly communicated with on Gmail . Google says that it classifies new Gmail threats by combining "thousands of spam, malware and ransomware signals with attachment heuristics (emails that ...

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Nest Cam IQ Can Recognize Faces, Send Personalized Alerts

It will not try to recognize anyone who an owner has not tagged. Having a security camera doesn't matter if you're not watching your video stream at the right time, so Nest Cam IQ comes with intelligence out-of-the-box so you know what's happening, when it matters.

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Beyer Blasts Trump on Paris Agreement Withdrawal

The Paris Agreement is an agreement within the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) dealing with greenhouse gases emissions mitigation, adaptation and finance starting in the year 2020. should lead the global fight against climate change while 37 per cent disagreed and 13 percent were unsure. "President Obama's climate agenda did little to improve the environment while doing much to hurt the economy".Aides to Trump said he was listening with an open mind to the ...

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Congress to contest Karnataka polls under Siddaramaiah

Parameshwara on Thursday offered to resign on instruction of high command for the upcoming assembly elections preparations. Another Backward Class leader Satish Jarkiholi has been elevated as AICC Secretary. By accommodating S R Patil and D K Shivakumar in the key positions, the party high command has apparently tried to keep both the dominant Lingayat and Vokkaliga communities happy, while senior Dalit leader K H Muniyappa has been given the honour of being a special representative in the ...

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Trump expected to withdraw from Paris climate pact

Trump met Tuesday with a key voice advocating for withdrawal, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt. In a tweet , Trump had said he would be announcing his decision on the 2015 deal in the next few days. There have been influential voices urging Trump not to ditch the Paris accord. Supporters of the climate pact are concerned that a USA exit could lead other nations to weaken their commitments or also withdraw, softening an accord that scientists have said is ...

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Uber fires self-driving vehicle chief at center of court case

Levandowski's departure from the company stems from a court order issued this month by the judge overseeing a lawsuit against Uber and Otto brought by Google and its self-driving auto subsidiary Waymo . The federal judge hearing Waymo's case asked Levandowski to hand over evidence and testify. He has declined to cooperate, citing his Fifth Amendment right not to incriminate himself.

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Qualcomm Announces First OEMs for Windows 10 on Snapdragon 835

The advantage of an ARM-based Windows 10 PC is huge since it will allow users to run Win32 applications like the Adobe Photoshop, something the Chrome OS-powered laptops now lack. The biggest downside right now is that we must wait (hard, isn't it?) to see the devices that ASUS, Lenovo, and HP have up their sleeves. It was earlier demoed by Microsoft in a Build 2017 demo video .

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Apple Siri Speaker To Take On Google And Amazon

Apple has released for download iOS 10 .3.3 beta 2, MacOS 10.12.6 beta 2, TvOs 10.2.2 beta 2 and WatchOs 3.2.3 beta 2 to users registered on the Apple Developer Program with immediate effect. Rumours suggest Apple might launch a new 10.5-inch iPad, a refreshed version of iPad Pro and updated MacBook Pro computers. The speaker will offer " virtual surround sound technology", which would be a differentiator from its competitors.

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Minister offers condolences on bomb that killed 90 in Kabul

Neither the Taliban nor ISIS has claimed responsibility for the attack so far. Many foreign embassies are located in the area, including the American and Canadian missions. The European nation has drawn criticism for sending back Afghans to an increasingly unsafe country. He condemned what he called an attack on "those who are in Afghanistan, working with the people there for a better future".

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Huge Kabul blast shows failure to counter terror, Iran regrets

Windows were shattered in shops, restaurants and other buildings up to a kilometer from the blast site. A BBC team was caught up in the explosion , killing driver Mohammed Nazir, and inflicting non-life-threatening injuries on four journalists, a statement from the corporation said.

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Cyclone kills 6, damages 60000 homes in Bangladesh

The ship was patrolling in the global waters of the Bay of Bengal when the Cyclone Mora brewed and later pulled out 33 Bangladeshi alive from two boats along with a dead body in the Maheskhali region. Authorities in Cox's Bazar and neighbouring Chittagong district evacuated 350,000 people from low-lying areas before the storm roared in from the Bay of Bengal on Tuesday.

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Trump poised to pull out of Paris climate deal

Politico adds: "Administration officials cautioned that they are still sorting out the details of how exactly Trump will withdraw , and one noted that nothing is final until an announcement is made". Steyer spoke at the 2012 Democratic National Convention and founded the climate change nonprofit NextGen Climate in 2013. "The U.S. pulling out of Paris will not stop the fight against global warming, since nearly all other countries are committed to it", said German climate scientist Stefan ...

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AMD's ThreadRipper CPUs are the biggest we've ever seen

In a demo, a ThreadRipper CPU was shown rendering an image of the ThreadRipper processor using the Blender software package. However, the benefits of using a CPU with a very high number of PCIe lanes appear to be minimal for most PCs , outside of machines using multiple top-of-the-range graphics cards alongside several SSDs connected via M.2.

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China, EU to announce joint climate plans, support for Paris deal

On Twitter the president said: "I will be announcing my decision on the Paris Accord over the next few days."The accord, agreed on by almost 200 countries in 2015, aims to cut emissions blamed for global warming". Environmental groups criticized the planned withdrawal. The Sierra Club said a US withdrawal from the Paris deal would be a "historic mistake". On Tuesday, Modi said in Berlin that it would be a "crime" to spoil the environment for future generations as the world awaits a ...

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European Commission leader blasts Trump on climate plans

And New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said the prospect of leaving the deal "makes no sense, it's risky, and we in New York City are going to have to take matters into our own hands", according to a readout of a Wednesday press conference.

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Trump Communications Chief Dubke Leaving, White House Says

White House counsellor Kellyanne Conway told the Associated Press that Mr Dubke handed in his resignation before US President Donald Trump left for his global trip earlier this month. The mood inside the White House is fraught with tension, particularly with the Russian Federation investigation that most staffers are walled off from, the sources said.

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Dubke resigns as White House communications director

When Spicer was asked by CNN reporter Jim Acosta Tuesday to cite an example of fake news, the press secretary said the suggestion by the media-including the BBC-that Trump had chosen not to hear a translation of a speech by the Italian prime minister was "fake news".

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Trump Is Worried About The Trade Deficit With Germany. He Shouldn't Be

He praised Ms Merkel's experience and Germany's economic example to India . The Internet is going insane about German Chancellor Angela Merkel "overlooking" Prime Minister Narendra Modi's gesture to shake hands with her.Chancellor Angela Merkel told her Bavarian allies in a beer tent in Munich on Sunday that Europe could no longer completely rely on its allies.

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Mafia 3's Second DLC, 'Stones Unturned' Out Now With Launch Trailer

To stop him, Lincoln and Donovan must fight Aldridge's mercenary army side-by-side. New environments to explore . - New Fleet Vehicles: The heavy-duty Griffin Borneo Sport joins Lincoln's fleet after completing the story missions. For the fight against Aldridge, you can don the "Jungle Camo" garb to blend in with your surroundings on the island, and when you're strolling around the city, you can wear the "Party Animal" shirt, which features a Hawaiian-themed design on a bright orange shirt.


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