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by | June 04, 2017 | 19:15

And if we can, that's great. Mr. Trump rejected all that, and said the agreement would lead to a redistribution of American wealth to other countries and transfer of American jobs overseas. Trump has given no indication that he intends going this route, even saying he wanted negotiations for a new or better agreement - implying he intends staying in the convention.

by | June 04, 2017 | 18:24

McDowell, an astronomer at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics. Parker, who will turn 90 this month, said in a statement, "The solar probe is going to a region of space that has never been explored before". This phenomenon, now known as the solar wind, has been proven to exist. Its spacecraft, in humanity's first visit to a star, will get the closest we ever got to the sun.

by | June 04, 2017 | 19:10

This event is the first time NASA has ever named a spacecraft in honor of a living person. Travelling at a speed of 430,000 miles per hour, the probe will make seven flybys of the sun over a seven-year period, in what NASA describes as a "mission of extremes".

by | June 04, 2017 | 18:44

Does the Apple smart speaker described in today's report interest you? It's believed that the Apple Siri Speaker might help iPhone users start using homekit more regularly, opening the door to other smart home devices and services Apple might offer in the future.

by | June 04, 2017 | 16:54

Flight compensation website Flightright.com said that with around 800 flights canceled at Gatwick and Heathrow on Saturday and Sunday, BA was looking at having to pay around 61 million euros ($68 million) in compensation under European Union rules.

by | June 04, 2017 | 18:02

It's also why the Cavaliers think what went wrong in Game 1 is fixable. "To be the first to wear the latest Hyperdunk means the world to me; we're talking about Nike Basketball here, the biggest athletes in the world, and being the first one to actually try this new technology is awesome".

by | June 04, 2017 | 15:34

The Moto C has globally unveiled with Metallic Cherry and Fine Gold color variants in addition to those brought to India . The Moto Z2 Play boasts of a 12-megapixel primary rear camera with laser & dual autofocus lens, f/1.7 aperture, and dual-LED flash.

by | June 04, 2017 | 15:45

London Mayor Sadiq Khan called it "a deliberate and cowardly attack on innocent Londoners". Heavily armed police are spread out across London and police are advising Londoners to stay away from both of the terrorism scenes. Another witness has told Reuters she saw three people with their throats apparently cut on London Bridge . He asked people to avoid the London Bridge area, and advised that London Bridge station remains closed.

by | June 04, 2017 | 15:30

By the way, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Friday at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF ) that the Paris Agreement on climate change has not entered into force yet, so reaching consensus is still possible. He said cities across the world are working in solidarity to curb climate change. He said: "The US will meet our Paris commitment and through a partnership among American cities, states, and businesses, we will seek to remain part of the Paris ...

by | June 04, 2017 | 15:17

But the move also served as a clarion call to angry Democrats, potentially complicating the political path for Republicans facing tough midterm challenges and, ultimately, Trump's own reelection bid. "It has implications for the midterms if they're not that excited about being involved in this mess". One of SB's worst problems in 2016 was a climate disaster.

by | June 04, 2017 | 14:45

Police initially responded to what they called an "incident" at London Bridge, and when officers continued to a stabbing at Borough Market, reported shots were fired. Police have evacuated London Bridge after reports came in that a van had run down pedestrians, The Telegraph reports . England has been under heightened alert since a bomb was detonated at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester nearly two weeks ago, killing 22 and wounding more than 100 as they left the venue.

by | June 04, 2017 | 14:41

Now that May is over, we have bad news for Samsung Galaxy S8 owners. Samsung will particularly take after the case of its recently released Galaxy S8 , which sport a 6.2-inch display , yet can't be viewed as inconvenient or unnecessarily huge.

by | June 04, 2017 | 15:36

The attacks come days ahead of a June 8 election and less than two weeks after a suicide bomber killed 22 people at a pop concert by USA singer Ariana Grande in Manchester in northern England. Multiple witnesses reported a vehicle veering off the road and hitting as many as six pedestrians. "I'd like to repeat our request for Londoners to avoid the areas of London Bridge and Borough Market to enable the emergency services to continue this operation".

by | June 04, 2017 | 14:26

Canadian diplomats in England were advising Canadians to avoid the area around London Bridge and the nearby Borough Market until the areas were deemed safe. He said they saw a metal chair being thrown towards the man. He said the attackers were shouting " This is for Allah ". As soon as reports began to emerge of a white van veering into pedestrians near London Bridge late on Saturday night, speculation grew that the British capital had become a victim of terrorism less than two ...

by | June 04, 2017 | 13:43

Witnesses in Borough Market reported seeing several people being attacked by the knifemen. In the first incident, at least one person died after the van ploughed into pedestrians on London Bridge , BBC reported , quoting police on site.

by | June 04, 2017 | 13:08

Following Donald Trump's highly controversial decision to pull the USA from the Paris climate agreement , world leaders, CEOs, and other prominent figures have slammed the president. "What was said was said and so you have to think what to do next.Bad summer weather in Russian Federation is due to American imperialism", he said. "It is morally wrong and monumentally stupid", said Peters, who serves on the House Energy and Commerce Committee.

by | June 04, 2017 | 13:24

Putin said that he believes based on Trump's comments that the US president still wants to address the issue of climate change . Dozens of top executives urged Trump not to pull the us out of the Paris climate agreement . During the 2016 presidential campaign, about half of the Republican contenders took a similar tack, replacing the "I'm not a scientist" talking point that failed the laugh test.

by | June 04, 2017 | 12:21

It was hard to sum up her genius in a single portrait, and so we depicted four distinct expressions. Nutan holds the record of five wins of the Best Actress award at Filmfare, which was held only by her for over 30 years until it was matched by her niece Kajol in 2011; she is overall the most-awarded actress in the female acting categories at Filmfare, with six awards alongside Jaya Bachchan.

by | June 04, 2017 | 13:16

But there is one way the U.S can exit quickly - by bailing out of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), the underlying structure that facilitates global cooperation on climate change. Deon Terblanche of the World Meteorological Organization said the organization hasn't run any new scientific models following Trump's announcement.

by | June 04, 2017 | 11:57

Cristiano Ronaldo just seems to get better and better. Real Madrid star Isco says winning a third Champions League crown in four seasons is beyond his wildest dreams. While it will be no consolation for the Juventus captain when he looks back on his career, he can not afford to dwell too much on those finals. "Zidane's speech (at halftime) was positive", Ronaldo said.

by | June 04, 2017 | 12:44

China, the world's biggest polluter, vowed to battle climate change. What is striking about the reaction to the Trump decision is how many business leaders are talking about the economic opportunity that global climate action brings, opportunities that United States could well miss out on.

by | June 04, 2017 | 11:03

He underlined the importance of the Paris climate accord , but noted that it's a framework agreement offering a broad room for maneuver for each signatory nation. With a twist on Trump's campaign slogan, he added: " Make our planet great again ". The US move is more a setback to the environment than to the global leadership role the US is used to playing.

by | June 04, 2017 | 10:41

In the summer of 2018, NASA will launch a one-of-a-kind mission directly into the sun's atmosphere in an effort to bring back answers to solar physics questions that have long puzzled scientists. Scientists announced the mission, named the Parker Solar Probe , at the University of Chicago in IL. Through the mission NASA intends to reach within four million miles of the sun's surface - a feat that has never been tried before.

by | June 04, 2017 | 11:47

May will chair a meeting of Britain's "COBR" emergency response committee on Sunday morning. It swerved into oncoming lanes before hitting a bus stop and coming to a stop, Roberts said . He said the three attackers were killed soon after driving a van into pedestrians on London Bridge . It is too early to say whether the incidents in London are militant attacks, European security officials told Reuters .

by | June 04, 2017 | 11:10

Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice in Real's 4-1 victory over Italian champion Juventus , making the Spanish club the first repeat titlist in the Champions League era (since 1992). In the face of a formidable Juventus team , he changed this one, too, with two goals on the pitch where we saw him cut Millwall to shreds in an FA Cup final when he was a showboating 19 year-old.

by | June 04, 2017 | 10:58

Kenny, Ireland's leader since 2011, will remain head of government for a couple of weeks while his successor holds talks with parties and independents propping up the minority government. Varadkar said he was "delighted and honoured" to win. "I want to thank everyone who engaged in this extraordinary, open democratic process", Varadkar said in his acceptance speech, according to the Los Angeles Times .

by | June 04, 2017 | 10:09

Beyond the severe energy restrictions inflicted by the Paris Accord , it includes yet another scheme to redistribute wealth out of the United States through the so-called Green Climate Fund-nice name-which calls for developed countries to send $100 billion to developing countries all on top of America's existing and massive foreign aid payments.

by | June 04, 2017 | 10:17

It said the prime minister will chair a meeting of the government's Cobra emergency committee later. An on-duty British Transport Police officer received "serious injuries" including head, face and leg wounds, as he responded to calls for help from the public, Scotland Yard said.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:15

Pittsburgh's Allegheny County went heavily for Democrat Hillary Clinton in last fall's election, giving her 57 percent of the vote to Trump's 40 percent. Gary Cohn, Trump's chief economic adviser, repeatedly dodged the question in a CNN interview on Thursday evening. "The president believes in a clean environment, clean water, he's received awards as a businessman in that regard", she told ABC.

by | June 04, 2017 | 07:40

UK Prime Minister Theresa May said the incidents are being treated as a " potential act of terrorism ". Witnesses said they saw a white van struck pedestrians on London Bridge . Attacks also occurred at two other locations. "People started running and screaming, and the van crashes into the railing behind". Scotland Yard warned people to avoid the area and London Bridge station has been closed.

by | June 04, 2017 | 06:12

Although Trump did not name the source of the research, Reuters reported that he was referring to a study conducted by MIT in April 2016, titled 'How much of a difference will the Paris Agreement make?'. Many other countries have also lined up to criticize Trump's reasons for withdrawing from the 2015 agreement . The U.S. Sierra Club, citing Trump's endorsement of what he regards as clean coal, tweeted: "Clean coal, you can find that next to the unicorns and leprechauns".

by | June 04, 2017 | 06:25

Ansgar Kiene of the environmental activist group Greenpeace said it was clear from the global response to the American decision that leaders around the world were united in the fight against climate change. Climate change is real. She said, "We need this Paris Agreement to protect creation, and nothing can or will hold us back". "Pruitt asked. ". The United States has a seat at the table.

by | June 04, 2017 | 04:06

App Annie notes that Apple will generate app revenues of $60 billion, while Google Play will yield $42 billion and other Android stores $36 billion. The active paid subscriptions are up 58% year over year. Investors are increasingly looking to Apple's services segment as the next frontier for the tech giant's growth.

by | June 04, 2017 | 03:25

It's making a comeback after a few modifications and much testing. The booster used Saturday is new, but as is now the custom, returned for a vertical touchdown. According to CBS News , for today's launch, the craft was filled with almost 6,000 pounds of cargo including supplies, equipment, special telescopes to study neutron stars , mice, and even thousands of fruit flies.

by | June 04, 2017 | 02:22

Smart speakers are increasingly gaining traction among consumers. However according to Bloomberg , citing sources close to Apple , the California tech giant may be about to reveal its new Siri-based rival to Echo and Home at WWDC . Tuesday's report said the device will debut as soon as WWDC next week , but the gadget will not be ready to ship until later this year. Users may be able to ask the speaker to read e-mails and send texts.