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by | June 02, 2017 | 08:05

We will increase our efforts to cut greenhouse gas emissions, create a clean energy economy, and stand for environmental justice. And its sends a signal to businesses here and overseas that the Trump administration will not be a partner in growing the clean-energy sector and in encouraging more sustainable development.

by | June 02, 2017 | 08:45

Eminem's song " Stan " was released over 16 years ago and it is still playing a huge role in pop culture... and now the dictionary! At this point, most loyal fans embrace this term and even give their fan base a name to form a sort of union.

by | June 02, 2017 | 07:22

And the final decision may not be entirely clear-cut: Aides were still deliberating on "caveats in the language", one official said . He then tweeted that he would make an announcement this week. "We're getting out", Trump said, even as he left the door open to one day getting back in. They say it's "crucial. that all parties stick to the Paris Agreement ".

by | June 02, 2017 | 07:33

It was quickly praised by music publications, with Rolling Stone calling it "dark" and "unflinching" and saying it was "strikingly more confessional than her other songs". Describing her life at the time as "a weird little etch-a-sketch i kept scribbling on and resetting", she shares that this song is close to her heart.

by | June 02, 2017 | 08:02

Trump has said he's been lobbied heavily by both sides on the climate agreement . Though he regularly criticized the climate deal on the campaign trail, President Trump has been mulling a decision on whether to withdraw or remain in the Paris climate deal for some time.

by | June 02, 2017 | 07:51

The film holds a 92 percent fresh rating from Rotten Tomatoes at the moment. Wonder Woman has been banned in Lebanon due to the film's leading star , Israeli actress Gal Gadot . The beauty of Patty Jenkins' film is in Diana's gradual awakening to the awfulness of being a woman in the 20th century. While the film doesn't fully alleviate that pesky male gaze in cinema, it definitely is another step in the right direction.

by | June 02, 2017 | 06:55

Is this a good movie? The entire time watching this movie you're going to be asking yourself why did it take so long for us to get here? MARTIN: Patty Jenkins, the director. On the technical end of things, Wonder Woman is well-paced, superbly-edited, beautifully-designed, and the score hits all the right notes. Pine (who does serve a objective and is useful) is often written as a "damsel-in-distress" in need of rescuing and at times, is the eye candy of the movie.

by | June 02, 2017 | 07:26

Christian, who is from OR, had been hurling racial slurs at two teenage girls - one of whom was Muslim - just before allegedly killing his victims, Ricky John Best, 53, of Happy Valley, and Taliesin Myrddin Namkai-Meche, 23, of Portland . "Death to the enemies of America". His wound was within millimeters of being fatal, court documents say. "And the Muslim community, especially in Portland, needs to understand there are a lot of us that are not going to stand by and let anybody - whether ...

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:37

During the top of the 8th inning in yesterday's game in San Francisco, Giants reliever Hunter Strickland had come on to pitch with his team down 2-0. "That's the unfortunate thing about these brawls you have", manager Bruce Bochy said. Strickland claims the pitch was meant to be inside, but ran it a little too far inside by beaning Harper in the hip with the first pitch of his at-bat, a 98 miles per hour fastball.

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:41

The leaders of Britain, Canada, France, Germany, Italy and Japan as well as the United Nations chief had hoped to pressure Trump into respecting the U.S. Without mentioning the United States specifically, Mr Li said "China in recent years has stayed true to its commitment" and pointed out that his was one of the first countries to ratify the 2015 Paris agreement.

by | June 02, 2017 | 06:08

Wonder Woman was created by William Moulton Marston. I'm being totally serious. That stuff is all old hat but " Wonder Woman " separates itself by putting its female lead above all other players. I'm going to make an educated guess and predict that the latter is what fans will see in the DCEU. There was a similar push in Lebanon to get Batman v.

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:10

Wonder Woman could be banned from the country of Lebanon because of actress Gal Gadot's Israeli roots. The arrival of American fighter pilot Steve Trevor ( Chris Pine ) quite literally seems to burst the blissful bubble of her life; she becomes aware that there's a war being fought far away (World War I; shifting the timeline from the comic books), and that it's her duty to end it.

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:28

The last team to enter the NBA Finals without a loss was the 2001 Los Angeles Lakers (11-0). When you have two unbelievable teams, it becomes pretty irrelevant. - The Cavaliers hit 1,067 three-pointers in the regular season, the third-most in National Basketball Association history. In a report by Cleveland.com , it was mentioned that Brown said this year's NBA Finals is not a way for him to get back at the Cavaliers for what they did in 2010 and 2014.

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:52

Disney hopes the box-office plunder keeps rolling in: The elaborately produced Pirates cost the studio US$230 million to make. Now in its fourth weekend, the Guardians sequel - which picked up an estimated $19.9 million domestically - is doing just fine, with a cumulative total of $333.2 million in the US contributing to a worldwide box office of $783.3 million.

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:48

Four new posters of " Star Wars: The Last Jedi " have been released online. Mark Hamill , who plays Luke Skywalker in the franchise, thanked fans for their years of dedication at a panel at the Star Wars Celebration in Orlando last month.

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:12

On May 24, just two days after the suspected bomber Salman Abedi allegedly detonated an explosive that injured 59 people and killed almost two dozen, Grande announced she was suspending her " Dangerous Woman " world tour. All proceeds from the show will go towards the " We Love Manchester Emergency Fund ", in partnership with the British Red Cross and Manchester City Council .

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:52

Pine plays Steve Trevor, the charming American spy who accompanies Diana, aka Wonder Woman - played by Gal Gadot - to London, where they attempt to end World War I. "For her to lose any of that for any reason would have been a huge shame". "The truth is action is not any different than any other part of a story ".

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:46

Mr. Trump said on Twitter that he had made his decision and would announce it in the Rose Garden at 3 p.m. Thursday. He ended his tweet with: "MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN!" "I'm hearing from a lot of people, both ways", he said. The landmark agreement was signed in Paris in late 2015 and some 147 countries have now ratified the deal which seeks to reduce global warning by committing to keeping global temperatures below 2 degrees Celsius and reviewing each country's commitments every five ...

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:00

Tonya Mole, 23, said she was on West 52nd Street when she saw Goldie run back while workers tried to grab her. "I jumped out of my auto, and was like, 'Whoa, slow down, ' and she was kind of like, kind of skeptical about it", Diaz said. "It shouldn't take the death of a lovely horse for city leaders to take action". This is not the first incident of a carriage horse sparking controversy.

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:04

Mr Kushner, 36, who is married to Mr Trump's daughter Ivanka, had at least three previously undisclosed contacts with the Russian ambassador to the U.S. Dubke said in a statement "It has been my great honor to serve President Trump and this administration". "If you can't produce peace in the Middle East, nobody can", Mr.

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:01

Vanessa Hudgens , who hosted the awards alongside rapper Ludacris , also honoured Dion with a brief interpretation of The Power of Love. Even Miley Cyrus' family noted the change in demeanor at this year's award show for the former Disney star when her sister Noah Cyrus introduced her "for the first time in years with trousers on".

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:56

This matchup has seemed ordained since James walked off the court in Oakland last June, having delivered his native northeast OH its first major team championship since 1964. As you can see in the above video, he's obviously still in some intense discomfort. In the end, I believe the addition of Durant will be too much for the Cavs.

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:36

In the nearby town of Wigan , where a man was arrested on Wednesday , police said they had discovered potentially suspicious items, prompting them to bring in the bomb squad and evacuate properties in the area. The publication of those photos set off alarms among British authorities and raised concerns that such a leak could fracture the intelligence-sharing alliance known as the " Five Eyes ", which includes intelligence agencies from the U.S., Great Britain, Canada, Australia and New ...

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:19

Megyn Kelly is once again turning heads for her unique interview style . "It's nice, after 12 years in the business, to be learning a new skill". Kelly, 46, was one of Fox News' highest-profile anchors, famously feuding with Donald Trump , until her shock departure in January.

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:44

Serena Williams said yesterday that she is not necessarily expecting a baby girl, as revealed by big sister Venus . She certainly can, especially in the absence of younger sister Serena and Sharapova, winners of four of the past five French Open titles.

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:21

Critics have given this film a warm welcome and a big thumbs-up. " Gal Gadot may be an Israeli, but we want to watch a movie about the unbelievable character of Wonder Woman ", it said . This character is based on the screenplay by Allan Heinberg and co-written by Zack Snyder, Geoff Johns and Jason Fuchs . Not everyone agrees.

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:13

A sequel to the cult action film Top Gun is in the works, with filming set to begin next year. The Danger Zone may be getting old and dusty, but Tom Cruise says he's about to fly back in. "It's true", he said multiple times. It has been 31 years since Maverick and Goose sang in that bar, and Cruise is only now preparing to return for " Top Gun 2 ".

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:20

We should be very pleased that we've made it this far, but we're going into this year with a completely different level of belief than in 2015. "I think so. Having a lot of attacking players on the field and a good balance at the back is the foundation of victory. What has helped us to do so well this season? For those people aiming to travel to the UEFA Champions' Festival, which takes place around the final from June 1 to June 4, they are advised to consider avoiding Saturday's event.

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:46

Afghanistan have cancelled proposed home and away cricket fixtures with Pakistan after a deadly bomb attack blamed by the country's intelligence agency on militants allegedly backed by Islamabad. Germany's Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said that along with the Afghan guard who was killed, a German diplomat was lightly wounded while an Afghan staffer sustained severe injuries.

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:32

It took almost 80 years since D.C.'s powerful Amazon princess made her comic debut for Wonder Woman to finally be given a solo movie and the final product proves to be worth the wait. Pine plays Trevor as a spiritual cousin to Indiana Jones (he even gets to goof around with an accent that immediately evokes the "tapestries" bit from "The Last Crusade").

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:02

The 21-year-old says Portland has a "white savior complex" and wants to heap praise on him, but the real victims are the women who were subjected to hate speech Friday. The Portland attacker, Jeremy Christian, appeared in Multnomah County court earlier this week, where he faced charges of murder, attempted murder, possession of a weapon, and intimidation.

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:11

And Pelley continued to do as many as 20 pieces each season for 60 Minutes , a schedule that left him stretched rather thin. The " CBS Evening News " has run third in the ratings behind " ABC World News Tonight With David Muir " and "NBC Nightly News With Lester Holt ".

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:48

Money raised from the tickets will go to the We Love Manchester emergency fund , a central fund to support the victims of the Manchester terror attack as well as their families. The show will take place Sunday at the Emirates Old Trafford Cricket Ground just outside Manchester in honor of the bombing that took place at Grande's concert in the city last week.

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:45

This new release serves as a bit of teaser for Major Lazer's next album Music Is the Weapon that's expected to drop next year. The star-studded title track, with its pulsing dance floor-ready beat, features Travis Scott, Quavo , and Camila Cabello , while the video features a first-person point-of-view on a trip around the world.

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:45

Mixed opinion poll results dented the pound yesterday as fears over the prospect of a hung parliament receded and Prime Minister Theresa May looked to be gaining ground over Labour . British Prime Minister Theresa May's lead over the opposition Labour party has nearly halved to eight points in the space of a week, an opinion poll from Panelbase showed today.