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Trump Betrays Science and Scientists With Climate Walkout

Trump Betrays Science and Scientists With Climate Walkout

By withdrawing, Trump puts the US with Nicaragua and Syria as the only nations outside the accord . Almost 200 countries joined the landmark deal forged under Trump's predecessor. "Americans will hon...

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$3.8 billion Dakota Access oil pipeline begins service

DAPL's construction was the source of several months of the protests and angst. The pipeline is a joint venture with Ohio-based Marathon Petroleum and Houston-based Enbridge Energy Partners and Ph...

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Tillerson: US still will cut emissions despite Paris pullout

And outdoor standouts are none too pleased. Donald Trump claimed he was representing Pittsburgh when he left the Paris climate accord this week but its mayor has now come out and criticised his ...

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U.S. departure from Paris deal turns spotlight on China

However, there were also warnings from Japanese climate change activists that pro-fossil fuel politicians, bureaucrats, and business leaders should not view Trump's decision as an excuse to scale ...

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Prime Minister inaugurates India's longest river bridge in Assam

The road bridge, connecting Dhola in Arunachal Pradesh to Sadiya in Assam, has been built at a cost of Rs2,056 crore by the ministry of road transport and highways. "If Atal ji's government had been...

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Kathy Griffin and lawyer to discuss Trump photo fallout

Kathy Griffin held a press conference Friday to address her controversial anti-Donald Trump photo and the ensuing harassment she has faced following its release. Griffin stood by her apology a...

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Pittsburgh mayor tweets support for Paris Agreement, despite Trump comments

Pittsburgh mayor tweets support for Paris Agreement, despite Trump comments

His predecessor, Barack Obama , expressed regret over the pullout from a deal he was instrumental in brokering. "We are getting out, but we will start to negotiate and we will if we can make a deal t...

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National Donut Day: 10 ways to save at Dunkin' Donuts

When it comes to iconic coffee brands, few rival Dunkin' Donuts . The Salvation Army ladies were dubbed "Doughnut Lassies", and their efforts in 1917 were officially recognized in 1938 and an unoff...

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Oil remains weak after OPEC-led output cut extension falls below expectations

Oil remains weak after OPEC-led output cut extension falls below expectations

Major oil producers led by OPEC have greed to extend their crude output cuts through March of next year, but that could feed a glut of global supplies once the deal is done. Goldman Sachs warned...

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British PM candidates clash over Brexit in TV grilling

British PM candidates clash over Brexit in TV grilling

The Telegraph recently reported that the Labor Party has gradually been gaining ground against the Conservatives, based on the results of a new poll that brought May's lead down to six points. Britai...

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Holes in Trump's reasoning on climate pullout

He added that climate action should be seen as opportunity to change things rather than a burden. "We recognize the need for all countries to work together to address the increases in global tempera...

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JP Morgan Boosts Rating On Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC) To

JP Morgan Boosts Rating On Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC) To "Overweight"

The stock has "Buy" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, June 1. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Thursday, February 2 by UBS. The stock has "Neutral" rating by JP Morgan on Friday, February 5. 1...

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United Announces Los Angeles to Singapore Flight with Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner

United Announces Los Angeles to Singapore Flight with Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner

The B787-9 aircraft serving the LA-Singapore route will feature United's new Polaris business class product , as well as 204 economy and 88 Economy Plus seats. Qantas now operates the longest regu...

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European Commission leader blasts Trump on climate plans

European Commission leader blasts Trump on climate plans

A White House official said earlier in the day that Trump was planning to pull out of the Paris deal, although a final decision hadn't been made. On Wednesday, he tweeted that he would announce his de...

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US employers add modest 138K jobs; rate dips to 4.3 percent

One calendar quirk that may have depressed wage gains in May was that the 15th of the month - when workers who are paid semi-monthly get their checks - fell on the Monday after the survey week, which ...

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Denver Sportswriter Fired Over Racial Tweet About Indy 500 victor

The Denver Post also apologized , saying in a statement that Frei's post "does not reflect the standards and values of our organization". "It's our policy not to comment further on personnel iss...

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World leaders reaffirm commitment to fighting climate change

President Donald Trump summed up his decision to withdraw from the Paris climate accord on Thursday by invoking working class Americans over the global set. Both senators say it will take a worl...

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LG launches a mobile payment service in Korea

LG launches a mobile payment service in Korea

But the service functions in a similar fashion to Apple and Samsung . LG has finally released its mobile payment service. LG indicated that the service will be rolled out to other devices later thi...

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McMaster Isn't Fazed By Jared Kushner 'Back-Channel' Reports

Rep. Adam Schiff , D-Calif., the top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee , said on ABC Sunday that Kushner should appear before the committee and that his security clearance needs to be r...

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Germany's Merkel calls for faster progress on EU-India trade deal

This year, the Federation Internationale de Football Association U-17 World Cup is scheduled in India in October and the final will be played in Kolkata. Trump criticised Germany earlier on Tuesday fo...

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Trump set to reveal decision on Paris climate deal

Though he still seems to be undecided about the total withdrawal from the Paris agreement , officials from the White House told media on Wednesday, this is a move that would risk rupturing worldwide ...

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New poll shows possible defeat for Theresa May

New poll shows possible defeat for Theresa May

The last time Britain faced a hung Parliament was in 2010 when lawmakers from the Lib Dems and the Conservatives formed a coalition government under the leadership of David Cameron. A collective "...

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Trump to announce decision on Paris climate pact Thursday

Trump to announce decision on Paris climate pact Thursday

If President Trump announces Thursday that he has chose to withdraw the USA from the Paris Agreement , the move would likely enjoy broad support among Republican voters. Juncker says European leade...

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Barclays to sell £1.6bn of shares in Africa division

Barclays to sell £1.6bn of shares in Africa division

Shares in Barclays Africa fell 3.5 percent in Johannesburg. "We now have significant opportunity to determine our own destiny and make our own decisions on what is right for a pan-African focused ...

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3 injured in Indian firing along LoC

3 injured in Indian firing along LoC

Mohammad Usman, a police official in the southern Poonch district of Pakistan-administered Kashmir, said that the shelling started in the morning in which two civilians were killed and six wounded. ...

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Corbyn Puts May on the Spot By Agreeing to Attend Debate

Corbyn Puts May on the Spot By Agreeing to Attend Debate

Highlighting TV interviews with Channel 4 presenter Jeremy Paxman on Monday night, she said they showed "that only one of us has the determination to deliver the will of the people and make Brexit h...

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Former Fox News chief Roger Ailes dies at 77

Former Fox News chief Roger Ailes dies at 77

Ailes wife Elizabeth issued a statement saying her husband had passed away at the age of 77. "He wasn't ideal, but Roger Ailes was my friend & I loved him", the 41st president tweeted Thursday...

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SBI customer? Now shell out more for these transactions from June 1

SBI customer? Now shell out more for these transactions from June 1

SBI's basic savings account is a limited-services bank account aimed at poorer sections of society to encourage them to start saving without any burden of charges or fees. Cash withdrawal through ban...

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China Downgraded by Moody's As Debt Increases

The news of the downgrade in China's long term local currency rating - one notch to an A1 rating from AA3 saw Chinese stockmarkets sell off by 1% for a while before they recovered, while the Austral...

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TODAY'S FORECAST: Partly sunny, high near 65

TODAY'S FORECAST: Partly sunny, high near 65

A mostly dry stretch of weather through Thursday . As you're getting up conditions outside will be partly cloudy to mostly cloudy with temperatures ranging from the mid-60s to low 70s. Chance of prec...

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