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Putin ridicules claims of meddling in US vote

Earlier this week, Putin denied the Russian state had directed any hacking operations created to influence the US election - though he did say Russian "patriots" could have been behind the plot on t...

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Buildings light up green in solidarity with Paris climate accord

Macron said Trump's decision was "a mistake for the future of our planet". President Trump's decision was self-defeating for the country and him. Already there was deep annoyance with the United Sta...

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Cuomo announces $1.5 billion for renewable energy projects

Cuomo announces $1.5 billion for renewable energy projects

The state's energy authorities issued requests for proposals to boost the state's renewable energy production by 2.5 million megawatt-hours a year, or about 7.5 percent of the total renewable energy N...

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The Trump-Russia story - in 198 words

The Trump-Russia story - in 198 words

That request, if granted, would be an extraordinary step in the ongoing congressional investigation of the Trump campaign's communications with Russian Federation - and the FBI's inquiry of Kushner'...

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CBSE Board class 10 examination results to be announced today

CBSE Board class 10 examination results to be announced today

Central Board of Secondary Education has confirmed that it will announce the result of 10th board today. The post-result counselling, which is now going on for Class XII, will continue till 11 June ...

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China's looking to the European Union for a partner in climate action

China's looking to the European Union for a partner in climate action

Speaking in Berlin Wednesday about the Paris climate change accord, he said that "China in recent years has stayed true to its commitment". Withdrawing would leave the United States as one of ...

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Senate to hear from Comey; Dems raise new Sessions questions

The Justice Department and multiple USA congressional committees are investigating Russia's actions in the 2016 presidential election and questions about possible collusion between Russian officia...

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Apple's Siri speaker to rival Google, Amazon

The Siri Speaker will put the company's offering into direct competition with the current smart home stalwarts, Amazon Echo and Google Home . Deep integration with Apple's product lineup is...

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28 people had this to say about Trump's climate decision

Trump announced his plans to withdraw from the deal Thursday, arguing it would forward his job creation campaign promise. "Americans will honor and fulfill the Paris Agreement by leading from the...

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Why Trump needs to cooperate with Russia probe

Kislyak reported to his superiors in Moscow that Kushner, son-in-law and confidant to then-President-elect Trump , made the proposal during a meeting on December 1 or 2 at Trump Tower, according to...

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Nike, Under Armour and Adidas Release Statements on Trump's Climate Change Stance

Anticipating a possible US pullout, officials from China and the European Union - two of the world's major polluters - have prepared a declaration reaffirming their commitment to the 2015 Paris Agreem...

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How accurate was Trump's Paris climate agreement speech?

How accurate was Trump's Paris climate agreement speech?

A group of state governors, too, including leaders of NY and California, have formed a coalition to continue the work against climate change despite the federal position on it. Tusk said after EU-Chin...

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Paris climate agreement: What you need to know

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 , whic...

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Russia: Prime Minister Modi says India committed to Paris Climate Accord

Petersburg economic forum (all times local): 5:05 p.m. President Vladimir Putin has ridiculed the USA focus on the Russian ambassador's contacts with members of President Donald Trump's team, sayin...

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First phone, then smart glasses? Essential's new patent points to new wearable

First phone, then smart glasses? Essential's new patent points to new wearable

Indeed, the image accompanying this patent - as uncovered by Patently Apple - shows off a pair of glasses more traditional in their design. Essential, the start-up founded by Android creator Andy...

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India committed to Paris agreement: Harsh Vardhan

The Department of Defense, major business leaders - including many in the oil and gas industry - Secretary of State Rex Tillerson , Energy Secretary Rick Perry and even Trump's daughter, Ivanka...

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Macron, tweaking Trump, says 'Make our planet great again'

Macron, tweaking Trump, says 'Make our planet great again'

Taiwan said it will do its part to keep the pact on track. However, other countries did not take Trump's decision in their stride and chose to show their support for the deal by turning their ...

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The EPA has started offering buyouts to reduce staffing

The EPA has started offering buyouts to reduce staffing

Arellano said the grant adds to a line of positive developments moving forward in the city. Previous EPA brownfields assistance funded numerous investigations and redevelopment projects in the downt...

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How Michael Bloomberg is defying Trump's withdrawal from the Paris climate accords

How Michael Bloomberg is defying Trump's withdrawal from the Paris climate accords

Trump said he doesn't want to sign a deal with countries that have cost the US trillions in tough trade practices. US President Donald Trump says the Paris climate pact is unfair to the United...

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Samsung launches Bixby platform with Korean banks

Instead, it comes with a special case and a pirate theme that'll you'll see as soon as you turn the phone on. This mystery phone is no stranger to Samsung fans. A new report from the Netherlands sho...

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Soros says Brexit talks could last five years, risks distracting EU

George Soros speaks at the Brussels Economic Forum on June 1. Germany "felt neither politically motivated nor rich enough to remain the motor of further integration", Soros said. Soros said the...

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Angela Merkel nailed it about Trump

Under the pact, which was years in the making, countries both rich and poor committed to reducing emissions of greenhouse gases generated by burning fossil fuels and blamed by scientists for warming...

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Sean Spicer Thinks We're Dumb Enough To Believe Donald Trump *Meant

Nonetheless, Lewandowski, who led the small team that steered Trump's primary victory, has the trust of the president - an advantage that many of Trump's aides lack. The post , since deleted, w...

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Greenpeace in Spain protests Trump climate move

Greenpeace's director in Spain Mario Rodriguez said Thursday's announcement will require USA civil society and companies - as well as the rest of the world - to work harder to fight global warming. U....

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Oil Prices Slide As Trump's Paris Decision Compounds Glut Concerns

Oil Prices Slide As Trump's Paris Decision Compounds Glut Concerns

That confounded expectations of draw of around 2.5m barrels. In March , exports were 840,000 barrels a day, but in the last three months of 2016, exports averaged about 500,000 barrels per day. Oil p...

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For President Trump, decisions accompanied by drama

Trump announced the decision to quit the agreement on Thursday. 'Winding back the climate agenda means that the USA will be left behind in the clean energy transition as other global players, such a...

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Justin Trudeau calls Trump to say climate decision a 'disappointment'

Justin Trudeau calls Trump to say climate decision a 'disappointment'

US oil production has already been increasing in recent months since the price of crude came off lows previous year, making expensive shale oil extraction more economically viable. "This decision can ...

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India clash 'just another game'

The lightweight device fits into a sleeve covering the bat handle and can be fitted on the bottom of any cricket bat to measure data in real-time for every stroke a cricket batsman plays. Smith added ...

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Trump pulling United States out of Paris climate deal: Axios

Trump pulling United States out of Paris climate deal: Axios

Trump announced during a speech at the White House Rose Garden that he had made a decision to pull out of the landmark climate deal, in part because it would not reduce global temperatures fast eno...

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Leonardo DiCaprio criticises Trump's withdrawal from Paris agreement

The 75 year-old Bloomberg , mayor of New York City 2002-2013, is considered by Forbes magazine the eighth richest person in the world. His office said it believes those standards are more stringent t...

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