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Al Gore Blasts Trump's Withdrawal From Paris Accords: 'Reckless and Indefensible'

Al Gore Blasts Trump's Withdrawal From Paris Accords: 'Reckless and Indefensible'

The Paris agreement , which 195 nations signed in December 2015, set the global goal to keep the planet from warming by more than 1.5 degrees Celsius above preindustrial levels - a threshold t...

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Beyer Blasts Trump on Paris Agreement Withdrawal

The companies said it would reduce competitive imbalances for US companies, expand the market for innovative clean technology and reduce business risks posed by future negative climate impacts. The ...

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White House informing allies Trump will abandon climate pact

White House informing allies Trump will abandon climate pact

A spokesman for President Vladimir Putin said Russian Federation "thinks highly" of the accords and sees no alternative to it. Jean-Claude Juncker said that "the Americans can't just get out of the a...

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

Additionally, Republican Sen. John McCain told an Australian news station that he was not pleased to hear reports regarding Kushner . National Security Adviser H.R. Trump has said he has full conf...

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Chrome will have a built-in ad-blocker starting in early 2018

Chrome will have a built-in ad-blocker starting in early 2018

While acknowledging, "the vast majority of online content creators fund their work with advertising", Ramaswamy also noted that "annoying, intrusive ads" have led users to block advertisements altoget...

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United States could withdraw from Paris climate pact, UK disappointed by reports

EDT; 1900 GMT). " The Paris Agreement opened the floodgates for businesses, scientists, and engineers to unleash high-tech, low-carbon investment and innovation on an unprecedented scale", Obama sa...

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ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Tamim Iqbal fifty boosts Bangladesh against England

England slumped to 20 for six, becoming the first side in a one-day global to lose their first six wickets inside five overs, before stumbling to 153 all out. However Iqbal was caught for a sparkling...

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World's most expensive handbag sold for HKD3 million at Hong Kong auction

World's most expensive handbag sold for HKD3 million at Hong Kong auction

It was estimated to sell for between 1,500,000 (£149,431) and 2,000,000 HKD (£199,241), but was sold for above its asking price at 2,940,000 HKD (£292,994) to an anonymous buyer. The product line's fi...

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Pokken Tournament Coming To The Nintendo Switch?

Pokken Tournament Coming To The Nintendo Switch?

Similarly, Nintendo isn't commenting on why supply hasn't ramped up, and has instead boasted about the strong demand for the Switch - demand that the company believes will likely remain strong through...

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The Trump Administration Approves Tougher Visa Vetting Processes, Including Social Media Checks

The Trump Administration Approves Tougher Visa Vetting Processes, Including Social Media Checks

The Trump administration approved the harsher vetting process on 23 May, which allows consular officials to ask for applicants' social media handles, email addresses and phone numbers from the past fi...

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US embassies start new vetting of visa applicants

US embassies start new vetting of visa applicants

That's one of the questions consular officials and customs agents are asking USA visa applicants now that the Trump administration has rolled out some controversial "extreme vetting" procedures. USA b...

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CCTV Footage Helped Police Hunt Down 2 Terrorists In Kashmir's Sopore

CCTV Footage Helped Police Hunt Down 2 Terrorists In Kashmir's Sopore

Based on information about the presence of terrorists in Nathipora village which is about 50 km from Srinagar , the security forces launched a joint predawn operation. "As the search party intensifie...

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Tickets to Ariana Grande's Manchester benefit concert sell out

Tickets to Ariana Grande's Manchester benefit concert sell out

The concert is due to be held at Manchester's Emirates Old Trafford cricket ground on June 4th. Those who were at the original concert at MEN Arena were offered tickets for free - for remainder went...

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Trump's Press Chief Quits Amid White House Shake-up

Within hours of Mr Trump's latest attempted, and apparently aborted, attack on the media, #covfefe was trending worldwide and mentioned more than 1.4 million times. "He's always proven that". No...

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Scientists say Antarctic shelf close to calving huge iceberg

Scientists say Antarctic shelf close to calving huge iceberg

It showed that the crack had grown an additional 17km (10.5 miles) between May 25 and May 31. Once it gets close enough to the ice edge - which could happen anytime now - it will produce one of the la...

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Macron Blasts Russian 'Fake News' Campaign to Putin's Face

Macron Blasts Russian 'Fake News' Campaign to Putin's Face

The Russian leader went on to say that his talks with Macron helped the pair to find common points in dealing with major global problems, and the that two sides would try to further bring together...

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Cobalt International Energy (CIE) Receiving Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Shows

Cobalt International Energy (CIE) Receiving Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Shows

The company has a market cap of $103.50M and its 12 month revenue was nearly $25.00M. Stock's twelve month price oscillated between $2.47 and $0.25. Usually the RSI is considered overbought when above...

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China vows to adhere to Paris climate deal

Such a move would be a major break from worldwide partners that would isolate the United States in efforts to curb global warming. It was the first legally-binding global climate deal. "At the same ti...

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Trump Plans to Exit Paris Agreement on Climate Change

Trump Plans to Exit Paris Agreement on Climate Change

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang says fighting climate change is a " global consensus" and an "international responsibility". However, some Republicans say the Paris agreement would be a job killer in ...

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Trump plans to pull out of Paris Agreement

Trump plans to pull out of Paris Agreement

Investors are forward looking by nature and most of the world's listed thermal coal miners are in bankruptcy protection, after failing to anticipate that air pollution, climate change and technology...

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NASA's first mission to the sun renamed as Parker Solar Probe

NASA's first mission to the sun renamed as Parker Solar Probe

Data obtained in the pursuit of answering those questions will help back on Earth, too, by improving our ability to forecast space weather (triggered by the sun's activity), which impacts satellit...

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SoundCloud Comes to Xbox One, Windows 10

SoundCloud Comes to Xbox One, Windows 10

The Project Scorpio CPU has been shown off by Microsoft's Xbox Corporate Vice President. We already know that Microsoft upgraded gaming machine will boast native 4K support for select titles, with...

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Dazed golf great Tiger Woods struggles to walk in police arrest video

He does, though, admit to the officers he has taken medication. Woods' answer is muted in the recording. He moves the light but stops and says, "You're not even looking at the light". Woods thought ...

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Global Cornmeal Market Research Report 2017

Further, the report renders comprehensive analysis of root market trends, macro-economic indicators and various governing elements, along with market enhancements according to each segment. The study ...

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Trump tries drama for climate change

In a tweet , Trump said he would be announcing his decision on the 2015 Paris climate deal in the next few days. Trump's new head of the Environmental Protection Agency , climate sceptic Scott P...

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24 killed and dozens injured in Baghdad bomb attacks

Whike ISIS have been driven from Mosul, the fight against Islamic State continues. This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed. The two blasts are believed to h...

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CNN drops Kathy Griffin after gruesome Trump picture

In addition to her losing the CNN job, a New Mexico casino said it was canceling a July live engagement, and she has lost a commercial endorsement she landed just weeks ago. In 2005 she was sacked...

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Official says Trump expected to pull USA from Paris client deal

Official says Trump expected to pull USA from Paris client deal

Without mentioning the USA specifically, he said China has been "actively promoting the Paris agreement and we were one of the first countries to ratify the Paris agreement ". Peabody Energy , the ...

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Middle-earth: Shadow of War Delayed Until October

Middle-earth: Shadow of War Delayed Until October

Originally scheduled for release on August 22nd, the game is now set to release on October 10th. The announcement of the game's delay came from the Warner Bros. Hold onto your grudges: Middle-earth: ...

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White House defends Trump's 'covfefe' tweet

White House defends Trump's 'covfefe' tweet

In a strategy shift, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer on Wednesday for the first time referred a reporter's question about the president's actions in regard to the FBI's Russian Federat...

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