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by | June 03, 2017 | 19:17

Surrounded by apparent supporters, de Blasio also posted a video on Twitter, explaining how he will direct city agencies to adhere to the agreement's key principles to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and lessen increases to the global temperature.

by | June 03, 2017 | 18:49

Corning Inc now has $26.77 billion valuation. Corning Incorporated has a 1-year low of $18.88 and a 1-year high of $29.72. GLW trades with a P/S ratio of 2.78. The fund owned 1,207,563 shares of the electronics maker's stock after selling 209,915 shares during the period. Pambianchi Christine M sold $27,682 worth of stock.

by | June 03, 2017 | 20:12

Putin couldn't have imagined that he would benefit from his support of Trump to the degree that he now has. "We are opposed to the Trump administration's choice to withdraw from the Paris Agreement ". He added: 'As the mayor of Pittsburgh, I can assure you that we will follow the guidelines of the Paris agreement for our people, our economy and future'.

by | June 03, 2017 | 18:40

In this photo taken April 24, 2017, U.S. Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley speaks to the media in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House in Washington. Officially, the United Nations, the United States and others consider the Old City and East Jerusalem occupied territory and do not recognize Israel's claim to sovereignty over it.

by | June 03, 2017 | 19:32

The Labour leader will say: "When Labour talks about job creation we mean decent jobs, jobs which pay a real living wage, which people can get by on, and which give people a sense of pride and objective". "I deplore racism in any form whatsoever". He said he was ready for Brexit talks "straight away". "On the contrary we want people to keep more of their earnings", Fallon told the newspaper.

by | June 03, 2017 | 19:16

LONDON (AP) - British Prime Minister Theresa May was accused by opponents Friday of failing to stand up to the United States over its withdrawal from the Paris climate accord . The president of the European Council says the EU and China are convinced that the USA decision is a "big mistake". In spite of the fact that Trump plans to withdraw from the Paris agreement , dozens of mayors and governors around the USA are still committed to taking action to prevent the worst effects of ...

by | June 03, 2017 | 18:02

A combination of pictures shows (from L-R), Belgium's King Philipe, Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni, U.S. President Donald Trump who shakes hands with French President Emmanuel Macron . Last week, we reported on the epic six-second showdown that took place between Trump and Macron, in which Macron came out on top, holding on tight and giving Trump a final not-so-friendly squeeze.

by | June 03, 2017 | 19:35

However, Modi avoided direct criticism of Donald Trump's move. He also expressed interest in improving the cultural relations between India and France . "This will benefit not only Indian industry but also foreign companies looking to invest in the country", Modi said. PM has over 30.3 million followers American TV anchor Megyn Kelly (in pic) was on Friday trolled on social media for asking Prime Minister Narendra Modi if he was on Twitter .

by | June 03, 2017 | 19:01

Nonetheless, European Council President Donald Tusk indicated, there was less than a meeting of minds on trade and other issues, despite the cordiality of Trump's welcome. Trump also held talks with new French President Emmanuel Macron, with the pair appearing to engage in a brief yet freaky battle to see who could shake hands the hardest.

by | June 03, 2017 | 18:07

In 2016, Arthur came especially close to the death chamber. "Now I will never know the truth because the evidence that could prove if my father was innocent or guilty has not been tested using the latest DNA testing procedures", Stone said.

by | June 03, 2017 | 18:36

In a video of the incident, which took place at a press gaggle ahead of the summit, the 39-year-old former investment banker is seen glancing at Trump's hand before reaching in and squeezing, while clenching his jaw. "My handshake with him, it wasn't innocent", said Macron. "One must show that we won't make little concessions, even symbolic ones. That's how one makes oneself respected".

by | June 03, 2017 | 18:27

Investors have shrugged off a fresh YouGov poll showing the Conservatives' lead over Labour down to just three points, as pollsters present a mixed picture of voter intentions ahead of next week's general election. Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May meets Carl Hatton who works on the fishing vessel Avon Valley as she visits the Plymouth fisheries in Plymouth, May 31, 2017.

by | June 03, 2017 | 19:12

He told Daily Star Online said: "The negotiations with Brussels will be tough but you can rely on Labour to stand up for working people and fight for a deal that protects jobs and communities". Waving a hard copy about, the Labour leader said it a "serious and realistic document" that addressed the issues that many people faced. The Labour leader, Jeremy Corbyn, is an old-fashioned leftist who doesn't do slick campaigning - and that seems to appeal to people right now.

by | June 03, 2017 | 18:12

While in Riyadh , Ivanka attended a roundtable of women led by Princess Reema bint Bandar, deputy president of the Women's Sports Authority, and praised Saudi Arabia for recent strides in empowering women, according to ABC News . The Saudis' warm embrace was welcome change for the besieged White House. He said he had not "information or knowledge" on the matter. The first day saw the announcement of hundreds of billions of dollars in trade deals, welcome news for Trump as he faces ...

by | June 03, 2017 | 19:20

Macron said he, Putin and the leaders of Germany and Ukraine would meet soon for talks, "which will allow us to make a complete evaluation of the situation". Instead of reporting on his campaign, Macron said, the two Kremlin-funded outlets aimed at readers outside Russian Federation had simply published "serious falsehoods" and "lying propaganda".

by | June 03, 2017 | 18:28

Israel has expressed concern over the U.S. -Saudi $110 billion arms deal, sealed at the Riyadh Summit. The reason for the diversion was because of exhaustion, aides reportedly said . "We must stop what they're doing to inspire - because they do nothing to inspire but kill", Trump said. And while Netanyahu in the past has expressed support for the establishment of a Palestinian state, he has been vague about this goal since Trump gained power.

by | June 03, 2017 | 18:26

Several people, including Cabinet ministers, supported the motion. The motion was brought by a senior ANC member at the weekend's National Executive Committee meeting. Zuma is also said to have slammed the Gauteng ANC for blaming him for the party's electoral decline, reminding the province that it had refused to distribute T-shirts bearing his name for the 2016 local government electoral campaign.

by | June 03, 2017 | 18:05

But Chief Judge Roger L. Gregory wrote that the government's "asserted national security interest ... appears to be a post hoc, secondary justification for an executive action rooted in religious animus and meant to bar Muslims from this country".

by | June 03, 2017 | 17:49

Prosecutors with the state Attorney General's Office contended that he chose to bury a claim that Sandusky had been seen showering with a boy one night in a campus locker room in 2001, three years after police investigated a similar allegation against the assistant football coach.

by | June 03, 2017 | 18:45

While Champions Trophy is one ICC event where Pakistan enjoy a 2-1 head-to-head record against India but on paper, Kohli's men are far superior in each and every department of the game. England , set 306 for victory, finished on 308 for two with 16 balls to spare. And for us, our focus is on this tournament, and it needs to be, because we're coming up against some good opposition.

by | June 03, 2017 | 17:44

The Security Council has already imposed six rounds of sanctions on North Korea , and the USA and its allies have pushed for tougher measures in response to a wave of missile tests by Pyongyang . On Friday, China blocked tough new sanctions against North Korea that the U.S. pushed in the UN Security Council . Pyongyang has defied a United Nations resolution banning all nuclear and missile tests.

by | June 03, 2017 | 18:04

He reached France after wrapping up his visit to Russian Federation during which he held talks with President Vladimir Putin and attended an worldwide economic forum. UPDATED | While Russian President Vladimir Putin appeared in a humorous mood on his second day at St. Petersburg's economic forum, the mood soured as questions from American journalist Megyn Kelly turned to the subject of the US election and Russia's alleged role in it.

by | June 03, 2017 | 17:38

Trump in the days after the Pulse nightclub massacre reiterated his call to temporarily ban Muslims from entering the U.S. Using the word "Islamic", a reference to the religion, in the same breath as "terrorism" could be seen by Muslims as an affront to their faith and actually play into the terrorists' "clash of civilizations" narrative - reasons why President Barack Obama assiduously avoided the combination during his presidency.

by | June 03, 2017 | 18:24

That means the USA would remain in the agreement, at least formally, for another three-and-a-half years till 2020, ensuring the issue remains alive in the next presidential election. The official is involved in preparing the meeting between EU Council President Donald Tusk, Juncker and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, but can't speak on the record because their meeting statement wasn't finalized.

by | June 03, 2017 | 17:43

Ahmed bin Salem, spokesman for Libya's Deterrence Force, which acts as the police for the unity government, said belonged to the Libyan Islamic Fighting Group (LIFG). As investigators pushed ahead with the probe into the attack, British authorities were left "furious" by repeated leaks of material shared with their United States counterparts that they said undermined the investigation.

by | June 03, 2017 | 18:09

But it all starts from getting stops. We worry about defense first, and offensively, we can move the ball around, drive and kick and try to find shots as well. The Cavaliers never seriously threatened again. "A lot of us have been through both sides of a championship run and a Finals ", Curry said. Rihanna at the Red Carpet at the 59th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles, CA on Sunday , Feb 12, 2017.

by | June 03, 2017 | 16:57

Mr Corbyn said: "I have not supported any of those organisations". The Labour leader has made no secret of his opposition to Trident, but has agreed to press ahead with renewal of the system after being defeated in an internal debate on party policy.

by | June 03, 2017 | 17:00

The next best contribution to Bangladesh's score of 341-9 came from Imrul Kayes, who hit 61 off 62 balls. Meanwhile, talking about Ramazan cricket , Younus said it is a good and healthy activity for the players. He pinned hopes on skipper Sarfraz Ahmed to take Pakistan cricket team forward. We know one thing that we need to improve a hell of a lot is to be consistent in worldwide cricket and beat good teams like India, England or Pakistan .

by | June 03, 2017 | 16:56

Woakes sent down just two overs at the start of the eight-wicket win at The Oval before leaving the field and, given the nature of the injury, he now faces a battle to be fit in time for England's first Test of the summer against South Africa at Lord's on 8 July.

by | June 03, 2017 | 17:10

Examination for regular and external candidates concluded on April 4 while examination for private candidates ended on March 30. The confirmation on the date of declaration for Class X HSLC 2017 came from the BSEM on Friday on the official website.

by | June 03, 2017 | 18:21

The warnings were included in 90,000 brightly-colored leaflets the US dropped in the area over the weekend. "You are within an established deconfliction zone, leave the area immediately", another read. The United States has warned Iran-backed militia fighters to leave a so-called "deconfliction zone" in southern Syria where US troops are garrisoned.

by | June 03, 2017 | 17:26

WASHINGTON | A top communications aide to President Donald Trump has resigned, in what many inside and outside the White House see as the first exit before a wider overhaul. Trump has yet to sign a major piece of legislation, and he is now facing a series of major decisions, including withdrawing from the Paris climate accord, increasing troops in Afghanistan and naming a new Federal Bureau of Investigation director.

by | June 03, 2017 | 18:25

More than 100 people have been confirmed killed in the conflict, which began last week when gunmen waving black flags of the Islamic State (IS) group rampaged through the mostly Muslim-populated city of Marawi . "It was a bad situation. We stand by the people of Marawi whose interests and safety we are protecting", he added. Although it's still unclear where the video was filmed, Fr.

by | June 03, 2017 | 16:58

The news came Monday from the Cesena, Italy , hospital where Hayden was being treated since being injured last Wednesday. Hayden, the MotoGP champion in 2006, suffered head and chest injuries when his bicycle was involved in a collision with a vehicle.

by | June 03, 2017 | 16:32

Rinne has earned the right to play this series out. The next two games are played in Nashville . Backup Juuse Saros replaced Rinne following Guentzel's early third-period goal. The Penguins matched their entire shot total from the opener (12) by the end of the first period but still found themselves trying to keep up with the Predators.