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by | June 01, 2017 | 05:18

After months of deliberation, President Trump has made a decision to undermine global cooperation on the greatest threat facing humanity - along with America's diplomatic relationship with virtually every other country on planet Earth - so as to flatter the prejudices of reactionary oil barons and " rolling coal " enthusiasts.

by | June 01, 2017 | 05:21

The White House has still not issued a statement on the covfefe controversy. Be proactive - Use the "Flag as Inappropriate" link at the upper right corner of each comment to let us know of abusive posts . As per the information available, the tweet was made from the Twitter app installed on an iPhone device, which according to news reports is Trump's current hardware.

by | June 01, 2017 | 04:38

The president tweeted Wednesday morning that he "will be announcing my decision on the Paris Accord over the next few days". Mr Trump tweeted on Wednesday. Trump has not yet made a formal announcement on what he plans to do about the deal, signed by 195 nations including the US under President Obama , but according to multiple reports he is planning to pull out of the pact.

by | June 01, 2017 | 03:58

While Trump now favours an exit, he has been known to change his thinking on major decisions and tends to seek counsel from a range of inside and outside advisers, many with differing agendas, until the last minute. "A stunning abdication of American leadership and a grave threat to our planet's future". Major companies, including Exxon Mobil , have also urged Trump not to forgo the agreement and allow the U.S.to help set the agenda with the rest of the world.

by | June 01, 2017 | 04:36

During his 2016 presidential campaign, Trump painted the deal as a burden on US economic growth and job creation (a claim both Republicans and major corporations have questioned ), and both foreign and domestic political leaders fear the agreement will collapse entirely without the support of a global emissions leader like the U.S.

by | June 01, 2017 | 05:15

And for today at least, it gives Labour a tactical advantage, ammunition to portray Theresa May as cowering and afraid of making her arguments. "I think anyone that trusts polls at the moment is naive to say the least", she said. The Liberal Democrats, UKIP , Plaid Cymru and the Green Party will all be represented by their party leaders - Tim Farron , Paul Nuttall, Leanne Wood and Caroline Lucas respectively - alongside the SNP's deputy leader Angus Robertson.

by | June 01, 2017 | 03:58

According to Axios , the details of the pullout are being worked out by a team which includes Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt. A White House official says President Donald Trump is expected to withdraw the United States from the agreement, but that there's been no final decision.

by | June 01, 2017 | 04:12

Capcom Infinite will likely be revealed soon, but a supposed leak has sprung up online that confirms the base roster of the fighting game and some DLC characters . Capcom 3. The first Season of DLC is to add 6 characters. Marvel Vs. Capcom: Infinite will release on September 19 for Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC.

by | June 01, 2017 | 05:11

Former director of national intelligence James Clapper said Kushner's links with Moscow "certainly arouses your concern about what is going on, given Russian Federation... Kushner in March said he was ready to testify about his Russian Federation meetings to the Senate Intelligence Committee. US intelligence officials have concluded that Moscow tried to meddle in the 2016 presidential election by hacking Democratic emails.

by | June 01, 2017 | 03:53

Merkel told an audience on Sunday, " The times in which we can fully count on others are somewhat over, as I have experienced in the past few days ". Germany's exasperation was laid bare after the G7 summit that wrapped up on Saturday with the United States refusing to sign up to upholding the 2015 Paris climate accord.

by | June 01, 2017 | 04:00

On the campaign trail, he mastered the art of vague assurance that he stood for whatever his audience stood for, and, in office, that skill doesn't seem to have faded. Lawyers and public relations experts are being recruited, the Associated Press reported Sunday, as new revelations surface about Moscow's interference and possible improper dealings with the Trump campaign and associates.

by | June 01, 2017 | 03:15

Usmanov, who does not sit on the Arsenal board and was not present at the meeting with Wenger, put out a statement later on Wednesday calling on the manager to be given the complete backing of Kroenke and the other board members. Having finished in a shocking 10th position last season, Chelsea have gone from villians to hero's in the eyes of their fans this year, notching up an impressive 93 points in the bag, winning themselves the Premier League title.

by | June 01, 2017 | 02:53

Afghanistan's private TOLO Television also reported a staffer killed; Germany said an Afghan security guard outside its embassy was among those killed. "These heinous acts go against the values of humanity as well values of peaceful Afghans", it added. Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has strongly condemned the massive attack in Kabul earlier in the morning, just days into the Muslim holy month of Ramadan .

by | June 01, 2017 | 03:13

President Donald Trump is expected to withdraw from the Paris climate agreement , two senior U.S. officials familiar with his plans told CNN Wednesday, a major break from worldwide partners that would isolate the United States in global efforts to curb global warming.

by | June 01, 2017 | 02:20

And for today at least, it gives Labour a tactical advantage, ammunition to portray Theresa May as cowering and afraid of making her arguments. Mr Corbyn's radio troubles started when presenter Emma Barnett asked him: "How much will it cost to provide un-means-tested childcare for 1.3 million children?" The most popular tweet sent during the interviews by far came from SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon, who said: "It has become painfully clear in last half hour why the PM is dodging leaders' ...

by | June 01, 2017 | 02:12

Now that hype for the game is at an all time high, there may already be a new map on the way. As part of the ongoing anniversary celebrations, the developers are releasing a new map. "It could be a ideal way to end the Overwatch Anniversary event on June 12, although fans should expect a slow rollout that could see Hammond released on the PTR before normal PC, PS4 and Xbox One servers", writes The Express.

by | June 01, 2017 | 00:13

This week, that means dealing with the continuation of the investigation into ties between the Trump campaign and Russian officials during the transition into the White House. This is the unstoppable force meeting the immovable object: An angry Trump looking for someone to blame for the ongoing Russian Federation story settles on the one person who has always been deemed un-fireable in his White House.

by | June 01, 2017 | 01:27

Hours after the explosion ambulances were still at the scene as rescue workers were digging bodies from the rubble. A huge plume of smoke rose over the city. Both groups have attacked the capital before. The insurgent group rarely claims responsibility for attacks that kill large numbers of civilians. The Pentagon is considering sending additional troops to the country, USA military officials told the Senate Armed Services Committee this month.

by | June 01, 2017 | 00:03

Mr Cohen is the latest Trump associate to rebuff the House and Senate investigations into the matter. A congressional aide confirmed to NBC that the request letters were the same ones sent to former Trump aides Carter Page, Roger Stone , Paul Manafort and Mike Flynn.

by | June 01, 2017 | 00:09

The explosion, one of the deadliest in Kabul and coming at the start of the holy month of Ramadan, occurred close to the fortified entrance to the German embassy on a road usually choked with traffic at that time of day, said a spokesman for Kabul police.

by | June 01, 2017 | 00:46

It appears to be an unfinished tweet with a typo. At 0910 GMT Mr Trump's " covfefe " tweet had more than 120,000 retweets and had been shared 39,000 times , according to Twitter figures. "I kinda wish you would die". " Covfefe " began trending immediately and the jokes were flying with numerous celebrities immediately getting in on the act.

by | June 01, 2017 | 00:14

Franken excused Trump for the tweet, saying people make errors late at night. Newsweek declared it the "word of the year - or century". President Donald Trump has not given up on his Twitter use since becoming the leader of the free world, but he should really be a little bit more cautious as to what he tweets .

by | June 01, 2017 | 00:19

In Chittagong district, about 150,000 people were evacuated. Cyclones and calamities will come. "Most of the temporary houses in the camps have been flattened", Alam said. With wind speeds of over 100 km per hour, the severe cyclonic storm hit the Chittagong-Cox's Bazar coast at 6am on Tuesday. Mohammad Jebor Mulluk, project co-coordinator of a local NGO called Mukti Cox's Bazar, said the refugees, already vulnerable before the cyclone, were now even more exposed.

by | June 01, 2017 | 00:07

You might recall a Daydream VR tidbit in the torrent of Google I/O news earlier this month; Daydream 2.0 will include Chromecast support. There has been a lot of discussion recently regarding attempts to make VR into a more social experience.

by | May 31, 2017 | 22:36

Those who would like to attend will have to register before 31 May at 4pm (BST ), and Ticketmaster will be in touch via email within 36 hours of registration with instructions on how to process your free ticket. "This event is an opportunity for people to come together and celebrate things that unite us - music, humanity and the will to do something to help others".

by | May 31, 2017 | 21:49

The Axios news website said the sources had "direct knowledge of the decision" made by the Republican billionaire, who has described global warming as a hoax perpetrated by China. HollywoodLifers , are you shocked that Trump is allegedly pulling us out of the Paris Climate Agreement? The formal United Nations process would take three and a half years.

by | May 31, 2017 | 22:57

All in all, it basically sounds like a mobile version of the Pokemon Rumble series, which featured numerous same elements. There is now a total of 134 types of Pocket Monsters with six islands and 52 different stages. In addition to PokeLand \/em , the Pokemon Company has also released Pokemon Duel \/em and Magikarp \/em Jump \/em in the United States. All previous Pokemon Rumble games have been created by the Tokyo-based developer Ambrella, published by The Pokemon Company, ...

by | May 31, 2017 | 21:34

The process of the USA withdrawing from the agreement could take at least three years, and scientists warn such a decision could have dire consequences for the planet. Republicans argue there could be legal risks to Trump's agenda should he stay in the Paris agreement . Supporters of the climate pact are concerned that a U.S.

by | May 31, 2017 | 22:39

As part of the company's press conference from Computex 2017, AMD displayed for the first time to the public a working notebook utilizing the upcoming Ryzen SoC with on-die Vega graphics. AMD first launched its EPYC processors and noted that the first applicable servers will be rolled out June 20. Earlier this morning the company confirmed it would start shipping the first Vega GPUs - although not the consumer cards people are expecting - from the end of next month - and as an added ...

by | May 31, 2017 | 22:32

Microsoft comprises 0.5% of Integrated Investment Consultants LLC's investment portfolio, making the stock its 28th largest position. About 285,997 shares traded. Also, insider G Mason Morfit sold 7,000,000 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Thursday, May 4th. On Thursday, September 3 the stock rating was maintained by FBR Capital with "Buy".

by | May 31, 2017 | 21:33

It has underperformed by 6.28% the S&P500. Also, CEO David W. Nelms sold 30,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, May 1st. The firm earned "Top Pick" rating on Thursday, January 28 by RBC Capital Markets. As per Wednesday, December 16, the company rating was upgraded by Argus Research.

by | May 31, 2017 | 21:08

Why does Mr. Trump want to withdraw from the Paris Agreement? "So we must do our utmost to increase ambition and action until we can bend the emissions curve and slow down global warming", he said . administration and Congress to try to convince them to abide by the agreement . "In Europe, the figure is more than 90 percent". Exxon Mobil is being investigated by the Securites and Exchange Commission for possibly misleading shareholders about climate change, but it recently wrote Trump ...

by | May 31, 2017 | 21:47

The stock decreased 0.33% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reaching $27.36. About shares traded. Ebix Inc (NASDAQ:EBIX) has risen 21.95% since May 31, 2016 and is uptrending. The stock has "Buy" rating by S&P Research on Monday, August 17. The firm has "Sell" rating given on Friday, May 12 by Deutsche Bank. The company was upgraded on Tuesday, September 20 by Jefferies.

by | May 31, 2017 | 20:24

In the currency market, it is the British Pound which has attracted the most attention as the latest polls from YouGov shows that the big gamble by Theresa May could cost her majority lead in parliament. When May called the election, polls indicated a 12-point lead for the Conservatives but recent polls have shown the opposition Labour Party gaining.

by | May 31, 2017 | 21:27

The officials stressed that the president's stance could change several times before making his announcement - as typically happens - but all signs point to a withdrawal. G7 leaders clashed on climate policy during their meeting in Taormina, Italy last week as U.S. President Donald Trump refused to endorse a global climate accord.