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Al Gore blasts Trump's 'reckless and indefensible' withdrawal from Paris Agreement

Trump said the climate agreement, as presently written, would cost USA businesses "a vast fortune" and lead to the loss of 7 million jobs by 2025. "Today's decision is a setback for the environment and for the U.S.'s leadership position in the world", Goldman Sachs Group Inc CEO Lloyd Blankfein wrote on Twitter . [Full Article...]

Election day ahead: Labour pains by Corbyn to net mums' vote

Election day ahead: Labour pains by Corbyn to net mums' vote In a sign of the difficulties the issue has caused Mrs May's campaign, a poll suggested only one in four people (24%) name the Tories as the party they trust most to protect pensioners' interests, while 44% choose Labour and 6% the Lib Dems. [Full Article...]

Obama pans Trump withdrawal from climate deal

Trump also declared the U.S. would stall all contributions to the United Nations' Green Climate Fund , which Trump said was "costing the United States a fortune". EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt took the podium after Trump and said, "The people finally have a president who listens to them". Former Vice President Al Gore, who has been extremely active on educating about climate change in the last... [Full Article...]

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation head defends 'blunt' United States leader

Finishing off a long day, Trump arrived late Thursday night in Sicily for meetings Friday with leaders from the Group of 7 wealthy nations. "It is natural that the President of the United States is in the front row". Mr. Trump discussed foreign policy, security, climate and trade relations with the EU, Mr. Tusk told reporters. He said unity must be found around values like freedom and human righ... [Full Article...]

RT America: House Intel Committee issues subpoenas in Russian election & unmasking investigations

RT America: House Intel Committee issues subpoenas in Russian election & unmasking investigations The disclosure drew accusations that the committee chairman was coordinating with the Trump administration to derail the Russian Federation probe, according to CNN. Yes. All along it's been Democrats who were out to foil the investigation by asking questions about Russian Federation, rather than spending every second on the horrors of unmasking , or leaping from cars. [Full Article...]

China will continue with climate pact even if United States pulls out

China will continue with climate pact even if United States pulls out Musk said "I've done all I can to advise directly" to Trump and through others in the White House. Trump promised during his 2016 campaign that he'd withdraw the United States from the deal. "Details on just how exactly the United States will be withdrawing are still being worked out by a team that includes EPA administrator Scott Pruitt", CBS News reported . [Full Article...]

Root: 'Thrilled to get off to a start like this'

Root: 'Thrilled to get off to a start like this' Backed up by a fluent 95 from Alex Hales and an unbeaten 71 off just 65 balls from skipper Eoin Morgan , England won with 16 balls to spare - an injury scare to Chris Woakes the only negative. That was Bangladesh's highest ODI stand outside of Asia, surpassing the 141 put on by Mushfiqur and Mahmudullah when they knocked England out of the 2015 World Cup with a 15-run win in Adelaide. [Full Article...]

President Donald Trump's Communications Director Mike Dubke resigns

President Donald Trump's Communications Director Mike Dubke resigns Before Dubke, the most recent senior administration figure to leave the White House was Michael Flynn, Trump's national security adviser, who was sacked 18 days after taking office for failing to disclose that he discussed sanctions with Russia's ambassador in Washington while Barack Obama was still president. [Full Article...]

House Intel issues 7 subpoenas, Comey cleared to testify again

Three other subpoenas tied to the Russian Federation investigation were issued by the House panel for information related to so-called "unmasking" of some Trump associates' names appearing on classified reports during the Obama administration, said officials with knowledge of the subpoenas. [Full Article...]

South Korea Fires Warning Shots at Flying Object From North

South Korea Fires Warning Shots at Flying Object From North On Jan. 13, 2016, North Korea flew a drone across the DMZ and the South fired more than 20 warning shots. NAN reports that the UN Security Council said North Korea's ballistic missile activities were greatly increasing tension in the Korean peninsula and beyond. [Full Article...]

Trump likely to keep US Embassy in Tel Aviv for now

Trump likely to keep US Embassy in Tel Aviv for now The day after Trump's departure, Netanyahu exploited the president's attendance at the wall to further damage prospects for peacemaking. Each president took advantage of a waiver provision in the Jerusalem Embassy Act, enabling them to certify, every six months, that it is not yet time to move the USA embassy to Israel's rightful and eternal capital city. [Full Article...]

Trump says U.S. will abandon global climate accord

Trump says U.S. will abandon global climate accord He said, "I do respect this decision but I do think it is an actual mistake both for the USA and for our planet". The pullout will align the United States with Syria and Nicaragua as the world's only non-participants in the accord. Virtually every nation voluntarily committed to steps aimed at curbing global emissions of "greenhouse" gases such as carbon dioxide generated from burning of fossil ... [Full Article...]

Trump announces U.S. will withdraw from Paris climate deal

And they won't be", Trump added. "This agreement is less about the climate and more about other countries gaining a financial advantage over the United States ". An overwhelming majority of scientists, however, say climate change is driven by human use of fossil fuels. "If President Trump refuses to lead the response, Virginia will", McAuliffe said in a statement Thursday. [Full Article...]

Train stabbing suspect defiant in court

Train stabbing suspect defiant in court He was charged with two counts of aggravated murder , one count of attempted aggravated murder , first-degree assault, three counts of unlawful use of a weapon and two counts of second-degree intimidation, according to the initial charging document filed in court by the Multnomah County District Attorney's Office. [Full Article...]

Donald Trump Is Withdrawing the US From the Paris Climate Accord

On Wednesday, Boston Mayor Marty Walsh urged the White House to reconsider and said that either way, Boston "would not back down."No matter what the President decides, I want to make it absolutely clear - to the White House and our partners worldwide - that the City of Boston will not back down", he said ". [Full Article...]

Moderate quake hits northern Indian state

Moderate quake hits northern Indian state The tremors, which last for almost five minutes. shook Delhi and neighbouring area at around 4:30 am. Tremors were felt in New Delhi , parts of National Capital Region ( NCR ) and North India early on Friday morning. The quake struck at 4.25 am and tremors were distinctly perceived.it was termed as "moderate" on the IMD's scale. No loss of life of property have been reported. [Full Article...]

Brzezinski, White House Adviser During Iran Hostage Crisis, Dead At 89

Polish-born strategist guided USA president through Iran crisis and pushed hard line against Soviets. Brzezinski also helped in the normalization of USA relations with China in December 1978, when the two countries established formal diplomatic relations for the first time . [Full Article...]

Modi leaves for Russian Federation

Modi leaves for Russian Federation He will reach St. Petersburg tonight on a two day visit for the 18th India-Russia Annual Summit. The reactors are being built by India's Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) and Russia's Atomstroyexport company, a subsidiary of Rosatom, the regulatory body of the Russian nuclear complex. [Full Article...]

The White House's Contradictory Message on Kushner

Dubke's resignation was first reported by Mike Allen of Axios in his Tuesday morning newsletter. White House communications director Michael Dubke has quit after only three months on the job, and the White House may set up a rapid-response war room to deal with the Russian Federation investigations. [Full Article...]

Trump withdraws from Paris climate deal, but says he'll begin new negotiations

Obama joined the Paris Accord without a vote from Congress, meaning Trump can abandon the climate change agreement without a vote as well. While Trump said the United States would be willing to rejoin the accord if it could obtain more favorable terms, the three European leaders said the agreement cannot be renegotiated, "since it is a vital instrument for our planet, societies and economics... [Full Article...]


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