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Four New England States Join Climate Pact

Brussels and Beijing are reaffirming their commitment to the agreement and laying out steps for achieving some of its goals. In France, the daily newspaper Libération branched out from merely discu...

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United Kingdom stocks post best month of the year as sterling swings

United Kingdom stocks post best month of the year as sterling swings

According to the survey, the current government may find itself 16 seats short of a majority, and 21 short of David Cameron's majority back in 2015 . When asked by a reporter if she would resign if s...

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Najib "shocked and disgusted" by London terror attacks

Police respond to the incident at London Bridge. May called the "terrible" events in London a "potential act of terrorism ". "Following updates from police and security officials, I can con...

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Six People Killed in London 'Terrorist Attacks'

A white van driver came speeding - probably about 50 miles per hour - veered off the road into the crowds of people who were walking along the pavement, an eye-witness was quoted by the report . Sh...

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Londoners offer up their homes to strangers amid terror attack

The police said that the men were wearing fake bomb vests. Prime Minister Theresa May described Saturday night's as "dreadful" and will chair a meeting of the government's Cobra emergency committe...

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Death toll from London terrorist attacks rises to seven

The white van then continued to drive to Borough Market. Three suspected attackers have been shot dead by police. Islamic State, losing territory in Syria and Iraq to an advance backed by a US-led...

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EU, China Renew Commitment to Fight Climate Change

The same poll found majority support for the Paris agreement in every U.S. state, amongst the general voting population. This is false as coal plants are fast losing their charm in India due to fall...

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United Kingdom vote looms, Tories confuse tax issue

ComRes, which conducted the poll for the Sunday Mirror and Independent newspapers, said support for the Conservatives stood at 47 percent, up one percentage point, and Labour was on 35 percent, also...

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Madison scientists criticize Trump's withdrawal from Paris Climate Agreement

Madison scientists criticize Trump's withdrawal from Paris Climate Agreement

Seiler says his name does not appear on the list of almost 100 mayors, but it should. Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences Department Chair Jonathan Martin, a specialist in weather systems, disagrees wi...

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Van Mows Down Pedestrians on London Bridge, Stabbings Reported Nearby

The attack lasted for eight minutes till the police arrived at the scene and the three assailants were shot dead. The Royal Oak pub, near the area of the attacks, opened its doors to people evacuate...

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Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn in TV showdown

The close relationship that she boasted of at the time is less of an asset in the light of Trump's decision to withdraw from the climate deal , a deal broadly supported in the U.K. The Crown Prosec...

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UK election should not be postponed after attack: Mayor Sadiq Khan

UK election should not be postponed after attack: Mayor Sadiq Khan

Another 48 people are being treated at six London hospitals following the incident, which UK Prime Minister Theresa May has described as a terror attack. He, too, was shot dead by police. A st...

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Philippines: Friendly fire kills 11 troops fighting Isis

The first plane hit the target but the second missed. "It's very painful. It's very sad to be hitting our own troops", said defence secretary Delfin Lorenzana , adding, "But sometimes, it happens in ...

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Philippine police say casino attacker was indebted gambler

Employees of Resorts World Manila complex return to work on Saturday, June 3, 2017, a day after a gunman stormed the crowded Manila casino in Pasay city, southeast of Manila , Philippines. "We're...

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London Police Respond To Multiple Terror Attacks

Then the attackers then began "randomly stabbing" revellers with 12-inch hunting knives in the nearby Borough Market area of bars and restaurants. One of the injured is an officer from British Trans...

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May's Conservatives send new mixed message on tax as election nears

The UK Labour party leader has received an important boost from the Vermont senator and leading American progressive Bernie Sanders , who faced off against Hillary Clinton in the Democratic party p...

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Japan urges unity among 11 nations left in TPP pact, Seko says

Lighthizer and Japan's economy, trade and industry minister, Hiroshige Seko, agreed on strengthening bilateral trade and removing barriers, a statement from the USA trade representative said. TPP offi...

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Things You Can Do To Resist Trump's Historic Paris Mistake

But now the tables have turned, and many state leaders have promised to meet and exceed the goals set in the Paris Agreement even in the absence of Trump. Continued US participation in the Pari...

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Mulvaney returns to Congress to defend Trump budget

In Idaho, the Trump budget proposal unveiled (Tuesday), if enacted, would mean big hits to the state budget, from health care to education, according to an analysis by the Idaho Center for Fiscal Pol...

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USA hackers could have framed Russia: Putin

The Russian president also accused the USA and its allies of seeking to monopolize power and prevent the emergence of a multi-polar world by countering his country's efforts to assert itself on the gl...

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The French Government Trolls Trump On The Paris Climate Accords

Macron later said that his handshake with Trump was "not innocent", adding that he doesn't believe in "diplomacy by public abuse". Numerous other countries haven't spent anything, and many of them...

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Jared Kushner's Russian Escapade

The White House has not denied the core allegations laid out in the stories, though some White House officials have denied that a back channel request was improper. Kushner Companies had apologized ...

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People in London's Borough Market Fought Back as Terrorists Struck

London Ambulance Service said more than 30 people were treated at five hospitals. All three suspects were shot dead by armed officers on the scene within eight minutes. An SNP spokesperson said: "A...

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Letter regarding U.S. withdrawal from Paris climate agreement

Over the course of the day, Baker's office said the governor was able to connect with Scott and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, one of the founding members of the U.S. "Do you believe climate change is...

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Six killed in Borough Market attack

The carnage began around 10 p.m. local time when police and witnesses said a white van barrelled into pedestrians on London Bridge . Witnesses on London Bridge reported seeing a van mounting th...

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President Trump still undecided on Paris climate accord

Russian President Vladimir Putin said Friday that North Atlantic Treaty Organisation "falling apart" would help Russia, but he said he does not see the 28-member defense alliance crumbling just yet. P...

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Paris climate accord: Merkel pledges more decisive action for mother earth

The leaders of Germany, France and Italy issued a rare joint statement calling the Paris accord "irreversible" and stating it "cannot be renegotiated". There will be no new deal for Trump , the b...

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Hung parliament alliance between Labour and the SNP is branded 'nonsense'

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has rejected a formal deal with the SNP to lock the Tories out of power at Westminster in the event of a hung parliament - but there is still a prospect the parties coul...

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Dozens flee Islamist gunmen in war-torn Philippine city

Dozens flee Islamist gunmen in war-torn Philippine city

Lorenzana, also the martial law administrator in Mindanao, said soldiers were also having a hard time dealing with Maute terrorists hiding in mosques. "They wanted him to be a fighter", she told Re...

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Americans to Congress: Don't touch Medicaid funding

Nearly half of those polled, 49 percent, say they have a favorable view of the Affordable Care Act , while only one-third, 31 percent, say the same about the proposed Republican alternative, the ...

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