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Merkel: 'We have to protect Mother Earth' after Trump quits Paris Accord

Created in 2011, the Pacific Alliance has four members - Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Peru- and now, 52 observer states, while seeking to increase free commerce and trade. "We support President Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris agreement". We believe that abiding by the accord, without significant changes, would have substantially impacted the U.S.

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Under Armour's Kevin Plank rips decision to exit Paris climate agreement

Reactions to President Donald Trump's withdrawal from the Paris accord on climate change are - forgive me - overheated. But he didn't stop there. Not the first time the USA has walked out of a climate agreement, it helped craft. "Climate finance is the biggest bad (from Trump's decision)", said Clare Shakya, director of climate change at the International Institute for Environment and Development think-tank in London.

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Some US Cities And States Aren't Giving Up On The Paris Agreement

Michael Bloomberg is pledging to fill a funding gap created by President Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris climate accord , offering up to $15 million to support the United Nations agency that helps countries implement the accord.

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Want Star Trek: Bridge Crew Without VR? Play Artemis

Let us know in the comments. This means that no matter if you have a PlayStation VR , Oculus Rift or HTC Vive , you can all play together. Ubisoft has another new VR game. As officers of the Federation, players must command their chosen vessel as part of a critical initiative. Make strategic decisions and coordinate actions with your crew to complete the mission.

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Islamic State claims deadly attack on Egypt Christians

The militants killed killed a group of 21 Christians in a bomb attack on a church in Cairo in December 2016 . The last time the monument's lights were turned off was on May 23, in tribute to the 22 persons killed and dozens wounded in the terror attack in Manchester, United Kingdom.

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Trump says pulling out of Paris climate accord best for US

Paris deal supporters, including Kerry, predicted Trump's withdrawal would cause nearly irreparable damage to America's standing overseas and potentially its ability to negotiate future diplomatic agreements. Pruitt was the only Trump administration official to publicly bash the accord. She shrugged off Trump's remark that he was elected to represent the people of Pittsburgh, not Paris.

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All so difficult for Djokovic, easy for Nadal at French Open

Schwartzman played well during that stretch, to be sure, but the No. 2-seeded Djokovic's biggest problem was himself. Thiem won 6-1, 7-6 (7-4), 6-3 victor. He won the point to get back to deuce but slid after he hit it, catching his foot on the tarp at the back of the court. Spanish 23-year-old Muguruza will face either French 13th seed Kiki Mladenovic or unseeded Shelby Rogers of the United States for a place in the quarterfinals.

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Gears of War 4 to Get Its Biggest Update Ever Next Week

Players can gun through the campaign's first act or try out Horde mode or traditional Versus multiplayer for themselves, with progress carrying over if they decide to buy the full game. For the bravest out there, grab a friend to take on the Legends of Sera achievement, which challenges you to beat the game in Co-Op with Ironman enabled on Hardcore or above.

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Tim Cook Sends Memo To Apple Staff Condemning Departure From Paris Agreement

Mr Trump has previously described climate change as a hoax by the Chinese to damage United States manufacturing. Pittsburgh, however, isn't sticking with him - at least not on climate change. Instead, she said that after talking to Trump , the two "agreed on the importance of continued cooperation on wider energy issues". Elon Musk , the Tesla billionaire, said he was quitting advising the White House , tweeting: 'Leaving Paris is not good for America or the world'.

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Ronaldo: Real Madrid better than Juve

Assuming, that is, Zidane doesn't revert to habit of playing the big three when fit, after Gareth Bale was declared ready to play, though not at 100 per cent. Then there is what you expect from your No. 9, your forwards . "Yes, it will be much more special for me, but I want to play without regrets and without thinking of these issues".

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Man United on verge of £45.3m first summer signing

Italian sports newspaper Gazzetta dello Sport - as quoted by Metro - is reporting that a €52m (£45.3m) fee has been agreed between the two teams and that Perisic could end up being Manchester United's first summer signing. Mourinho is still confident that Perisic fits the bill at Old Trafford, however. Meanwhile, United appear to have cooled their ongoing pursuit of Antoine Griezmann after Atletico Madrid failed to have their transfer embargo overturned.

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Rihanna Steals the Show at Game 1 of NBA Finals

But according to small forward LeBron James , rust was anything but a factor, as the Warriors hustled, rebounded and took advantage of Cavaliers miscues on the way to a 113-91 victory at Oracle Arena in Oakland , California, Thursday night, as well as a 1-0 lead in the best-of-seven series.

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Aliens Have Visited Earth, Space Entrepreneur Robert Bigelow Believes

He told reporter Lara Logan the UFO sped up and came right into their face and filled up the entire windshield of the auto until it took off at a right angle and shot off into the distance. That, more or less, is the stance of many who believe aliens exist, but publicly stating your belief in never-before-documented intelligent beings can still be a risky move, especially for those working in the space industry.

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SCOTUS victory strengthens right to fix things you own

Lexmark sells printer cartridges that it also designs and manufactures. The discounted cartridges are subject to a signed agreement in which the end users agree to use the cartridges only once and to dispose of or return the cartridges to Lexmark when empty.

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Putin ridicules US focus on ambassador contacts

President probably thinks that the accord is not well thought out". Russian President Vladimir Putin cracked some jokes at the West's expense during a key session at the annual International Economic Forum moderated by NBC's Megyn Kelly in St.

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After dumping Paris climate deal, Donald Trump calls world leaders

Trump claims that he will try to renegotiate the deal reached in Paris, or craft a new one. Hendricks noted that the absence of $500 million contributions from the United States to the Green Climate Fund will be felt from 2018, but said it might be possible to fill the gap with "other financing mechanisms, for example through the World Bank".

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Three lawmakers question Kushner Cos on concerns over White House tie

A separate set of reports surfaced around that same time claiming Kushner also discussed setting up a line of secret communication between Russian Federation and the Trump transition team. Gergen, who served under four Presidents, described the complexity of working inside a White House that's being investigated. The clamp down on Russian Federation questions is the latest attempt from Trump to compartmentalize a growing crisis in his presidency.

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CBSE to announce Class X results today

Students can head to the CBSEResults.nic.in and check their results. Results would also be available on cbse.nic.in and results.gov.in. Last year, 83.05% students cleared the Class 12 exams. Sometimes due to high traffic, the official websites may be unavailable for some time. Later the CBSE 10 Result 2017 appears on screen. Enter your roll number and other details.

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EU, China united on climate, still divided over trade

Speaking on Tuesday in Berlin , Li underlined strong support for the 2015 Paris climate change accord from China , which overtook the United States as the world's biggest emitter of greenhouse gases in 2007. "Leaving Paris is not good for America or the world", the CEO of electric vehicle maker Tesla Inc. tweeted shortly after Trump officially withdrew the US from the global climate pact.

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Ousted FBI director to testify June 8

White House officials said on Friday they did not know yet whether U.S. President Donald Trump will seek to block former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey from testifying to Congress next week, a move that could spark a political backlash.

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Equatorial Guinea, Kuwait, Peru, Poland, Ivory Coast elected to UN Security Council

The powerful UN Security Council is made up of 10 elected members and five permanent veto-wielding powers- the United States , Britain, France , China and Russian Federation. Five countries are elected every year by secret ballot. Human Rights Watch hopes that "they don't try to obstruct attempts to increasingly integrate human rights defence and the promotion of human rights at the council", he said.

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Hey, Alexa! Siri Speaker Could Debut Next Week

Apple doesn't usually announce new hardware at its annual WorldWide Developer Conference ( WWDC ) held in June, but this year things might be different. Analysts expect Apple's market valuation will top US$1trn over the next 12 to 18 months following the launch of the iPhone 8 in September . Reports also have it that Google is slowly overtaking Amazon when it comes to popularity and sales because of the more robust design of the Home.

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Russian Federation probe looms over Trump's worldwide and domestic agenda

The departure of Michael Dubke, Mr. Trump's communications director, comes as aides as well as outside advisers say the President has apparently grown increasingly frustrated by allegations of Russian meddling in the 2016 election and revelations of possible ties between his campaign and Moscow.

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Does Trump believe in climate change or not? Aides won't say

Politico added that White House dysfunction and the investigation into Trump's Russian Federation scandal are pushing away prospective employees - for any prominent position. The Privy Council Office, the bureaucratic department for the prime minister, said Trudeau has spoken with Trump by telephone on seven occasions before yesterday, and each one has been publicly reported .

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American States To Form "Green Wall" Against Trump's Anti-Paris Actions

Chamber of Commerce and the American Council for Capital Formation - which said the accord would cost 2.7 million jobs and a loss of almost $3 trillion in gross domestic product. There is no backsliding on the Paris Agreement", EU leader Jean-Claude Juncker said. Leonardo DiCaprio, Oscar-winning actor and environmental crusader , is not here for President Trump's position on climate change.

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Mayor Kenny: Philly Upholds US Commitment In Paris Climate Agreement

IPCC spokesman Jonathan Lynn said the scientific body finds that limiting climate change would require substantial and sustained reduction of greenhouse gas emissions, which together with adaptation can limit climate change risks. "The outlook for US energy production will be determined far more by market conditions, like the price of oil and gas, than by scrapping the Obama-era environmental regulations", Bordoff said.

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Paris or no Paris, India committed to climate protection: Modi

The issue traces back to the most recent USA presidential campaign, during which Washington repeatedly accused Russian Federation of meddling in the election and alleged hacking attempts. President Vladimir Putin has urged U.S. businessmen to use their influence to help normalize Russia-U.S. relations. "It will if it leads to NATO's breakup, but we aren't seeing any such breakup yet".

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EU's Juncker opens China summit vowing 'no backsliding' on Paris deal

He said , "I do respect this decision but I do think it is an actual mistake both for the US and for our planet". World leaders have reacted with dismay to U.S. Schweitzer said other countries should stick to their commitments, but warned that attempting to compensate for the US withdrawal by other countries redoubling their commitments would be self-defeating.

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NYC landmarks go green to support the Paris Accord

He said the deal "disadvantages the U.S.to the exclusive benefit of other countries, leaving American workers and taxpayers to absorb the cost in terms of lost jobs , lower wages, shuttered factories, and vastly diminished economic production".

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Dubuque receives EPA grant to clean up former junkyard

However, Panhandle Area Development District (PADD) now has another tool for it's toolbox. The East Billings Urban Renewal District, an area between downtown and MetraPark, will receive a $300,000 federal grant for environmental cleanup, the Environmental Protection Agency announced Wednesday.

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What is Paris Climate Agreement? How does it benefit India?

In the wake of U.S. president Donald Trump's monumental decision to withdraw the United States from the 2015 Paris climate agreement on Thursday, expressions of disapproval echoed around the world . On Thursday, a group of 83 mayors, representing cities such as Los Angeles , Salt Lake City, Atlanta, and Pittsburgh, separately pledged to meet Paris commitments.

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France sees duo with Germany key for post-Brexit EU farm policy

Although he insisted that the European Union fundamental law is "outdated", Soros agreed with German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schäuble in saying that a treaty change now is "impossible", and could materialise "only in the distant future". European Union leaders will limit plans for a "multi-speed Europe" to established methods in the bloc's treaties to head off fears that new mechanisms could widen the divide between member states.

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U.S. cities and states defy Trump, embrace climate pact

Trump's decision means the world's second largest emitter of greenhouse gases will exit the worldwide effort to address unsafe global warming. All nations, except for Syria and Nicaragua, agreed to the deal. That is hilariously ironic. But surveys show the majority of Americans want to stay in the accord, solar jobs are booming and U.S. entrepreneurs such as Elon Musk are driving forward clean tech.

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Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) Institutional Investor Positioning

Progressive Investment Management Corp raised its position in Apple by 1.3% in the third quarter. About 10,427 shares traded. Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL ) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May 2nd. Its down 0.03, from 0.82 in 2016Q3. It turned negative, as 90 investors sold Apple Inc . shares while 975 reduced holdings. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP raised its stake in shares of Apple by 0.3% in the fourth quarter.

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Why China is stepping up against climate change

He said he was convinced the US will eventually rejoin. Brussels and Beijing believe in "the full implementation, without nuances, of the Paris climate agreement", Juncker said, and underlined that there can be "no backsliding" on the pact.


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