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by | Июня 02, 2017 | 05:06

Just days after Germany and other major developed nations reaffirmed their commitment to global climate action, the Trump administration today is announcing that the United States will withdraw from the Paris climate agreement . CBS RADIO and EYE Logo TM and Copyright 2017 CBS Broadcasting Inc. The EIU's Lead Analyst, Energy Peter Kiernan said on the US' potential departure of the Paris Agreement: The departure is a symbolic setback given that the USA is the world's second-largest ...

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 05:44

The CEO of Tesla ( TSLA ), who sits on two White House advisory councils, commented on Twitter ( TWTR ) that he's done all he can to convince Trump of the benefits of alternative energy and "will have no choice but to depart councils" if the president chooses not to heed his advice .

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 05:21

Jeremy Joseph Christian , 35, appeared in court on Tuesday, shouting slogans and defending his act as "patriotism". Court documents based on Jeremy Christian's interview at the Multnomah County Jail show he was concerned about free speech.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 05:54

Although opinion polls have consistently shown the Conservatives on course to win, the YouGov mode, reported today by Reuters, showed they could lose 20 seats, wiping out the small majority they gained in 2015. And Birmingham Selly Oak, which has been seen as a possible Conservative gain, is in fact "safe Labour", says YouGov . Historically, younger people have always been less likely to vote.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 05:47

Russian Federation has been a long-term beneficiary of its good relations with India , added Putin. Russian Federation is also a huge country. As a signatory to the Paris Agreement on climate change, India is committed to ensuring that at least 40 percent of its electricity will be generated from non-fossil-fuel sources by 2030.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 03:53

The gruesome killings prompted an outpouring of sympathy and outrage from around the world. The Head of State noted that Kazakhstan is always ready to continue cooperation with Afghanistan in fight against modern threats for the sake of peace and security of the two countries.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 04:40

Flynn , who was forced out of the administration after misleading Trump officials about the scope of meetings he had with Russia's USA ambassador, is being pressed for more information by congressional investigators. Cohen and Associates PC, the committee statement said. The House Intelligence Committee on Wednesday issued several subpoenas directed at the investigation into President Donald Trump's ties to Russian Federation in addition to the unmasking of Trump associates by former ...

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 03:50

Trump has delayed his final decision on the Paris Accord as he wants some more time to decide whether the United States should pull out of the 195-nation agreement . The CEO of SpaceX, Musk has said further delay in adopting policies to mitigate climate change would cause more "destruction than all the wars in history combined".

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 04:21

Frank Garmback , the 46-year-old officer who was driving the police patrol vehicle along with Loehmann, would be suspended for a period 20 days starting Wednesday. The city's police chief, Calvin Williams , shared the news during a press conference. "There's a 12-year-old kid dead". City officials announced Mr Loehmann's sacking and a 10-day suspension for his partner at the scene, Frank Garmback .

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 03:42

Even as the Russian connection now touches the Trump family and Kushner's meeting with ambassador Sergey Kislyak for the goal of establishing backchannel communications, the smoking gun is still just that, with nothing substantial about the content of the meeting.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 03:52

On Thursday , President Donald Trump , as expected , announced his plans to withdraw the us from the Paris Climate Agreement . President Trump announced Thursday that he will pull the USA out of the Paris climate deal, despite concerns from top CEOs and worldwide leaders .

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 04:00

The scope of Comey's testimony was not exactly clear, though Mueller was permitting him to speak publicly, an associate told the AP. The White House has denied those characterizations. Comey met with Robert S. Mueller III, whom the Justice Department appointed on May 17 to investigate any Russian ties to the Trump campaign, and Mueller said he had no problems with Comey's testifying, the associate said.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 04:45

Another option, said University of California, Berkeley climate scientist Zeke Hausfather, would be for Trump to withdraw from the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change , the treaty on which the Paris accord was based, which would take only a year.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 04:59

President Donald Trump is expected to withdraw the United States from the Paris climate accord, a White House official told The Associated Press Wednesday. "Now it's up to the president of the United States to decide what position the United States is going to take on this matter but we retain our commitment to the Paris Agreement".

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 03:19

A spokesman for the General Staff of the KPA, responding to a question from a KCNA reporter, instead accused the South of firing into the North and said the ROK army had engaged in a "military provocation". Given Pyongyang's continued weapons testing, analysts say Kim's intentions are clear - he has no interest in diplomacy, even with South Korea's pro-engagement Moon, nor does he want to stop or reverse his nuclear weapons program.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 03:28

Senior politicians from seven parties - although not the prime minister - took part in the BBC election debate on Wednesday. Ms Rudd faced Tim Farron, the Lib Dem leader; Angus Robertson, the SNP leader in Westminster; Paul Nuttall, the Ukip leader; Leanne Wood of Plaid Cymru; and Caroline Lucas of the Green Party.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 03:27

With Labour leader, Jeremy Corbyn , entering the fray at the 11th hour to take part in what turned out to be a seven-strong debate on the BBC on Wednesday (31 May), May's absence was a recurring motif for the other politicians and for Twitter users.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 03:35

Trump has not given any indication of which way he is leaning, saying he'd been "hearing from a lot of people, both ways". But state Rep. Ralph Watts, a Republican from Adel, supports Trump , saying the climate accord will kill jobs in the coal, oil and electric industries.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 03:53

During the meeting the Russians broached the idea of using a secure line between the Trump administration and Russia, not Kushner, a source familiar with the matter told Fox News . Spicer pivoted to talking about a statement provided by Kushner's attorney that he had already referenced in the briefing and mentioned the dossier prepared by a former British spy that contained unverified claims about Trump's ties to Russian Federation.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 04:03

A White House official said Wednesday that Trump was planning to pull out of the Paris deal, although a final decision had not been made. A majority of Americans in every state support the USA remaining part of the 2015 treaty , according to the Yale Program on Climate Change Communication, including fossil-fuel-producing states that Trump won by wide margins last November.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 02:56

Former U.S. President Barack Obama was barred from using an iPhone because of security concerns as recently as previous year and instead used his more secure government-issued Blackberry. "What we ended up with was a military-grade, encrypted phone that had the microphone ripped out", said Mr McLaughlin, who thinks the White House communications office has prevailed upon Mr Trump to use some kind of phone with enhanced security.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 03:17

Hillary Clinton: "I thought it was a hidden message to the Russians". Her hilarious tweet appears to be in response reply to Trump's earlier statement on Twitter , when he remarked that: 'Crooked Hillary Clinton now blames everybody but herself, refuses to say she was a bad candidate.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 03:40

The plane safely returned to the airport, and by the time police arrived, the man was tied up. After the arrest , police learned that Marks apparently had a history of mental illness. The statement from Malaysia Airlines said the Airbus A330 was in the air for just 30 minutes of its eight-hour flight time before landing. Dramatic footage shows gun-wielding officers wearing the SOG's iconic black coveralls and bullet-proof vests storm the flight as terrified passengers watched on.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 04:19

Vladimir Putin continues to deny that he ordered a campaign to interfere with the 2016 election, though he has now admitted that there might have been some Russian meddling after all. Regarding the Far East, Putin said Russia's military deployments on a group of Pacific islands also claimed by Japan are driven by Kremlin concerns over the USA military buildup in the region.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 02:41

The border area is also home to refugee camps for Rohingyas who have fled persecution in their homeland in northwest Myanmar. Omar Farukh, a community leader in Kutapalong refugee camp, said conditions were dire: "Now we're in the open air".

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 03:07

Recall that PM May's intention to call for the snap election is to cement her mandate in negotiating the Brexit terms with the EU. But if she fails to beat the 12-seat majority her predecessor David Cameron won in 2015, her electoral gamble will have failed and her authority will be seriously undermined.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 02:26

The "One Love Manchester" show will be held at the city's Old Trafford cricket ground just under two weeks after a bomber killed 22 people at a Grande concert in Manchester. They have seized nearly 300 digital devices, including phones, and have made more than 7,000 lines of enquiry since the attack. The new findings are the results of painstaking work , Jackson said, with more than 1,000 officers working on the case and helping to track Abedi through security camera footage, his phone ...

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 04:06

Mr Trump has not yet announced his decision but multiple reports say he has told aides he will withdraw the USA from the accords, following years of controversial statements on climate change including calling global warming a "hoax". German Chancellor Angela Merkel . Trump, however, argued the agreement had disadvantaged the U.S. Trump, who campaigned against the Paris agreement and has called climate change a hoax, said on Twitter Wednesday night that he would announce his ...

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 03:40

Labour's opponents mocked Corbyn's new "London-centric" advisers. "Labour will invest to drive growth across the whole of Britain, creating wealth which is shared across our country, rather than concentrated in the hands of the few". "We can, and we should, stop Brexit and remain a member of the European Union". According to Chris Hopkins, senior project manager at Survation, the cratering in support for Labour first became evident at the 2015 election.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 02:24

John McCain (R-Ariz.) said "I don't like it", when asked about Kushner's attempt to set up a secret communication channel. In a familiar refrain, Trump tweeted that it was "fake news", but he is now under considerable pressure, with several investigations under way into his team's links with Russian Federation, which is accused of hacking Democratic Party emails in order to help Trump win the White House.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 02:17

Jim Messina, a polling and data adviser for the Conservative Party who worked on Barack Obama's campaign, said the YouGov numbers were stupid and that he had spent the day laughing at them. "Latest surveys by ICM and ComRes found a Tory lead of 12, while Survation had the lead at six points", says the London Evening Standard . While the recent opinion polls show the prime minister's party maintains a slender lead, the Tories' diminishing advantage is likely to spur on their political ...

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 02:12

Padilla said eight militants holed up in Marawi City have surrendered to the military. President Rodrigo Duterte declared martial law in the whole island of Mindanao on May 23 while on an official visit to Russian Federation following the attacks by the terror group.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 03:25

The suspects - identified by police as 49-year-old Ayten Necmi and Jalal Kheirabaoi, 42 - were arrested Tuesday after fighting broke out between rival groups of protesters following Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's arrival at the residence, according to Anadolu Agency.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 03:09

Speaking at a news briefing on Tuesday after Trump intensified a dispute with Germany by calling Berlin's trade and spending policies " very bad ", White House spokesman Sean Spicer looked to cool rising tensions. Trump's response came in the early hours of Tuesday when he took to Twitter to once again demand that Germany renegotiate the terms of transatlantic trade and boost its defense spending.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 01:54

In that role, he helped build models that should have given Hillary Clinton the information she needed to succeed in her campaign-if she had used the data effectively. "Worldwide! Maybe for a minute you'll forget the latest accusation about them transpiring with Russian Federation", she said. Clinton mentioned that her campaign tried to bring to notice Russia's interference in the elections, but her claims were largely ignored at the time.