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Apple says payouts from App Store total $70bn

Some Apple watchers are counting on artificial intelligence. Some experts pushed back on the notion that Apple is behind in the AI race, saying Siri is not the only AI-driven technology built by...

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Bloomberg says U.S. does not need Washington to fulfil Paris agreement

Eighty-seven USA mayors, who say they represent 40 million Americans, have also committed to uphold the Paris commitments, intensify efforts to meet climate goals and increase investments in renewable...

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Apple says iOS app developers earned $20 billion previous year

Bloomberg also reported that Apple will upgrade its super slim 12 inch MacBook with a new "faster Intel chip", while the MacBook Air may also get an upgrade. iOS 11 should be announced at WWDC...

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Goffin retires from match at French Open

Goffin retires from match at French Open

Djokovic regained his composure to pass a stamina test - as he has done so many times over the years - to reach the fourth round and it was notable that he made reference to his mentality several time...

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When is WWDC 2017 and what will Tim Cook and Apple announce?

According to Bloomberg , the focus will be on sound, with the Siri speaker reportedly delivering surround sound and possibly featuring sensors that can adjust audio quality based on a room's aco...

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Washington business leaders vow to redouble efforts on climate

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell applauded him "for dealing yet another significant blow to the Obama administration's assault on domestic energy production and jobs". Asked if he can talk to Tr...

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India for environment protection with or without Paris: Narendra Modi

He said his presence on the advisory council didn't imply an endorsement of Trump or his policies. And that they, once again, oppose President Trump's actions. CEOs of 30 major corporations, inclu...

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How Bad Could Trump's Paris Agreement Withdrawal Be? A Scientist's Perspective

How Bad Could Trump's Paris Agreement Withdrawal Be? A Scientist's Perspective

So why not just confirm that this is still his opinion? Montreal Mayor Denis Coderre said despite the president's decision, the mayors of many big American cities continue to support the accord....

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Here's The Bold Way France Responded To Trump's Climate Deal Exit

Donald Tusk spoke after meeting with visiting Chinese Premier Li Keqiang in Brussels . "We are also ready to cooperate with global community members, including the United States, to push for low c...

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Climate change undeniable: United Nations chief after US' withdrawal

At the same time , the Russian President pointed out that "it was possible not to withdraw from the Paris agreement because it is a framework document so the US's obligations could have been change...

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Modi: We protect climate; Trump

Still, Trump emphasized his claim that the accord imposes harsher restrictions on the U.S. than on other big polluters, putting America at a "permanent disadvantage". "Peabody believes that this path ...

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India, France show common front on climate change fight

Mr Macron said he would visit India , the world's third-largest carbon emitter, by the end of the year for an worldwide summit on solar power - an area on which France plans closer cooperation wit...

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White House Just Won't Say If Trump Believes in Climate Change

Roth said he was less concerned that Trump's action would inspire other nations to leave the agreement and more concerned people would "look at America and say "These are insane people running a maj...

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French President to visit India by year end

Former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg, who is coordinating the climate effort, has promised to allocate $15 million to support the Paris agreement . Modi said India wanted to improve its cultu...

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Putin Upbeat After Trump Withdraws US From Global Climate Agreement

In a live broadcast from the Élysée Palace, he also riffed on Mr Trump's pledge to "Make America Great Again" as he urged USA climate scientists to travel to France and "make our planet great agai...

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France 'corrects' White House video on climate pact facts

Many world leaders have condemned the USA withdrawal. Nonetheless, Liberal Environment and Climate Change Minister Catherine McKenna also found Trump's resolve to extricate the US from the acc...

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U.S. states, cities and firms unite behind Paris accord

We have often given an extremely false image of China in global negotiations, accusing it of being a big polluter. She added: "I made it clear that the UK would have wanted the United States to ...

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European Union needs to step into the breach Trump leaves

European Union needs to step into the breach Trump leaves

U.S. President Donald Trump meets with Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington , U.S. March 17, 2017. Her message was also directed at Britain. "G...

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Thornberry: Paris deal isn't 'whole universe of climate change'

Trump wrongly claimed that the Paris Agreement would allow China to "build hundreds of additional coal plants" and allow India to "double its coal production by 2020" but the United States "can't...

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Schwarzenegger Criticizes Trump's Decision to Withdraw From Paris Climate Agreement

The EU is planning to reinforce existing partner relations and find new allies from among the world's biggest economies as well as countries most vulnerable to climate change to vigorously move forw...

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Mersey Girls into BGT final as Cowell makes pledge to lead dancer

Mersey Girls into BGT final as Cowell makes pledge to lead dancer

Julia Carlile has scoliosis and explained in her audition that she needed to travel overseas for surgery otherwise she may not be able to continue her dancing career. But the big-hearted judge has tol...

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United States climate pact pullout could add 0.3 degrees of warming

But significant new policies at the federal and state level are necessary to meet the US commitment under the Paris Agreement to lower its emissions to 26 percent to 28 percent below 2005 levels by ...

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Paris Climate Agreement: Four US states join alliance committed to upholding deal

The Paris agreement was not a solution to climate change , but rather a beginning. "If we can't, that's fine". Mr Trump's decision has provoked worldwide outrage with French President Emmanuel M...

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United Kingdom election: Brexit is back

A YouGov opinion poll on Wednesday also showed the Conservatives' lead had narrowed to a fresh low of 3 points. 'I like a group hug myself, ' he said. He said Labour will build an economy where ...

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Republican governor joins coalition to uphold Paris climate agreement

For Americans and those in the world community looking for strong leadership on climate issues, this action is deeply discouraging. "The moment Trump announced his Paris pull-out marked the di...

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Putin Compares Russia Probe to 'Anti-Semitism'

Putin's comments came during a panel discussion in St. Petersburg moderated by NBC News' Megyn Kelly . Despite the conclusion from the US intelligence community that hacking of the Democratic Nat...

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U.S. and China Ready New Sanctions On North Korea

U.S. and China Ready New Sanctions On North Korea

The United States is encouraged by China's efforts to restrain North Korea, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said in Singapore on Saturday, adding the threat from North Korea was "clear and prese...

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Pruitt: Americans Should Not Apologize for Paris Accord Withdrawal

Trump faced significant criticism from global and business leaders after he chose to pull the United States out of the Paris agreement on climate change . Belgium also said it supported the Par...

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When Will America Be Out Of The Paris Climate Deal Officially?

On the other hand, he praised President Trump for taking the "courageous" action of pulling the US from the Paris agreement . "Our deepest, deepest apologies". The decision to abandon the Paris ...

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Cities, States and Companies Vow to Stick to the Paris Climate Agreement

Cities, States and Companies Vow to Stick to the Paris Climate Agreement

The U.S.is now one of only three nations to reject the agreement . Bloomberg, the former New York City mayor who Forbes estimates has amassed a $50 billion fortune, said on Twitter the worl...

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