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Silicon Valley Speaks Out Against US Leaving Paris Accords

Silicon Valley Speaks Out Against US Leaving Paris Accords USA payments to the UN Green Climate Fund , which helps developing countries cope with the effects of climate change, will stop. This means that the United States will leave the Paris Agreement in 2020. U.S. billionaire, philanthropist and UN envoy for climate change Michael Bloomberg pledged US$15 million to support the agreement's coordinating agency if necessary - the sum it stands to lose... [Full Article...]

Pine: Why Wonder Woman

Rucka talks to q guest host Gill Deacon about how the live-action adaptation carries on the legacy of the comic book characterization. Wonder Woman of DC Comics considered as the most famous lady superhero. In an interview with Uproxx , Jenkins said that if she returned to the character she would want it to exist as another period piece. She revealed in the same article that the sequel will see... [Full Article...]

United States evangelical green groups pan Trump's climate accord exit

Our future on this planet is now more at risk than ever before. "We are convinced that yesterday's decision is a big mistake". "I think the people of Pittsburgh understand that this is a global problem", said Angeli, a 29-year-old digital communications manager. [Full Article...]

Reaction to climate-accord pullout is overblown

President Donald Trump today declared the U.S. would withdraw from the 2015 Paris Agreement , saying the "draconian" deal unfairly punished America but benefited countries such as India and China. "The U.S. should lead the global fight against climate change, not withdraw from it", the brand said in a statement . "The EU is still committed to collectively mobilize $100 billion toward ac... [Full Article...]

Ronaldo scores twice as Real Madrid win Champions League title again

Ronaldo scores twice as Real Madrid win Champions League title again It was a fine strike, and it made Ronaldo the first player to have scored in three finals in the Champions League era, but it was cancelled out by Mandzukic's masterpiece , one of the great European Cup final goals. However, the veteran was left heartbroken as the Portuguese grabbed his second in between Casemiro and Marco Asensio goals as Zinedine Zidane's side wrapped up a 4-1 win. [Full Article...]

61 mayors adopt Paris climate accord after USA pulls out

The Climate Mayors Agreement is a commitment between now 8o+ cities including Austin, Palo Alto and San Francisco to ignore Trump's March executive order that weakened the Clean Power Plan , which would have compelled states to set power plant emissions reductions goals. [Full Article...]

What happened in London? How the terror attack unfolded

What happened in London? How the terror attack unfolded Seven people have died in the terrorist incidents in London and three attackers have been shot dead by police, Scotland Yard said. The London Ambulance Service confirmed 48 people were taken to hospital and others were treated at the scene. [Full Article...]

Police escort four women from building in east London

Police escort four women from building in east London Britain's general election will go ahead on Thursday, Prime Minister Theresa May said on Sunday after a auto and stabbing attack in central London left at least seven people dead and 48 wounded. He said Londoners should remain vigilant but added: "I'm reassured we are one of the safest global cities in the world". Kevin Ellis, chairman and senior partner at PwC, said: "Our thoughts ar... [Full Article...]

An Australian is in hospital after the London terrorist attack

Mrs May said this was the third terror attack on United Kingdom soil in three months and during that time, the intelligence services had disrupted five further plots. London Ambulance Service tweeted: "Multiple resources attending an incident at #LondonBridge , please avoid the area". Prime Minister Theresa May described Saturday night's as "dreadful" and will chair a meeting of the governm... [Full Article...]

Al Gore to update 'Inconvenient Truth' sequel after Paris accord

Al Gore to update 'Inconvenient Truth' sequel after Paris accord Climate change is unstoppable. Since then, only the hardest of hardliners deny that humans are causing climate change. He argued that the Paris agreement would "punish" Americans and stymie economic growth. In an interview with The Hollywood Reporter ahead of the film's Sundance world premiere, Gore said of his much-observed meeting with Trump following the election: "He was receptive to som... [Full Article...]

Death toll in London Bridge attack rises to 7

The three attackers had driven onto the bridge at high-speed, mowing down pedestrians before getting out of the vehicle and stabbing people at nearby bars and restaurants. "It looked like he was aiming for groups of people". It knocked loads of people down. The men then pulled knives and got out at the crowded area of Borough Market and attacked victims on the street and at pubs, Commissioner for ... [Full Article...]

Lookout for Price Target? SUPERVALU Inc. (SVU), AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. (AMC)

Lookout for Price Target? SUPERVALU Inc. (SVU), AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. (AMC) While having a peek at profitability ratios Amc Entertainment Holdings Inc (NYSE:AMC) has trailing twelve month gross margin at 62.3%, its trailing twelve month operating margin stands at 5.6% whereas its trailing twelve month net profit margin spots at 2.4%. [Full Article...]

EU, China Renew Commitment to Fight Climate Change

Environmentalists warned lasting damage would be done if the world's second-biggest producer of greenhouse gases gave up its target of reducing carbon emissions. Sachs continued, "What is a shame is that this agreement, like any other negotiation probably has issues which should be dealt with in future negotiations, but leaders continue to work towards an end goal and not just walk away from the... [Full Article...]

Leah Remini joins 'Kevin Can Wait' season 2 as series regular

Leah Remini joins 'Kevin Can Wait' season 2 as series regular Though it apparently wasn't personal, Hayes took to Twitter to express her despondency upon hearing the news. Kevin averaged 9.2 million viewers per episode in its first season. Kevin James' character is a retired NYPD officer, and he's working as a security guard. However, since both of them are now unemployed, someone has to figure out a way how to help with the bills. [Full Article...]

Pirates 5 Wins Memorial Day Weekend Box Office with $77 Million

As pretty much everyone expected, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales planted the Jolly Roger atop the box office and took no prisoners, bringing in $62.2 million over the holiday weekend (not including the actual holiday of course). [Full Article...]

London Police Respond to Multiple Incident

Police units were driven to the vicinity of London Bridge, where they quickly changed into bullet-proof vests before entering the area where the attacks took place. This is a fast-moving investigation. My thoughts are with everyone affected, and I'd like to thank the fearless men and women of our emergency services who were first on the scene and will be working throughout the night. [Full Article...]

A timeline of the London Bridge terror attack

The attacks left more than 30 victims hurt. The attack unfolded quickly, and police said officers had shot and killed the three attackers within eight minutes. One of them, Neal Tate, said he saw two or three young men in their 20s being detained on Borough High Street when he was on his way home. Witnesses described people running into a bar to seek shelter. [Full Article...]

'Ramblin Man' Gregg Allman buried near Hwy 41

Towards the end, a freight train rolled in and stopped alongside the cemetery, reminding some mourners of Allman's lyrics to " Melissa ". Many fans shared memories of concerts, and some blared the band's songs from their cars and trucks. [Full Article...]

Attacks In London Leave Unknown Number Dead & Injured

Following Saturday night's London Bridge terror attack, Katie Price apologised to crowds as she cancelled her scheduled performance at G-A-Y. SEVEN people have died and many more injured in terror attacks using a van and knives on Saturday night. [Full Article...]

Coal industry welcomes Donald Trump's climate change move

Plank drew widespread criticism in February for praising Trump's pro-business approach to the presidency and the company subsequently issued several clarifying statements , but Plank made his opposition to Trump's climate change ideas clear. [Full Article...]


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