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by | June 05, 2017 | 11:53

Chandrasekhar Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus, Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics at the University of Chicago. The mission is named after American astrophysicist Eugene Parker , who first theorised the existence of solar winds in the mid-1950s, also making it the first-ever mission to be named after a researcher.

by | June 05, 2017 | 12:06

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson downplayed the significance of the US pullout from the Paris climate pact saying that the USA has a "terrific record" of reducing its own greenhouse gas emissions. The United Nations said America's exit from Paris was a "major disappointment", with a spokesman for Secretary-General Antonio Guterres urging the U.S.to remain a "leader on environmental issues".

by | June 05, 2017 | 12:50

The amusing thing is that Google did not mention it in the Google I / O 2017, which is the place where they had more media coverage. Well, right now, if it can be trusted to deliver on its latest promise. Google hasn't set a price band on the Android Go phones but stated that the ones with 1GB of RAM or less are eligible. This Assistant is, however, not the same old one that is used in the Android phones, Assistant for the cars has been updated and specially created to make the ...

by | June 05, 2017 | 11:48

One day after telling a forum in St. Petersburg the USA election hackers might have been "patriotic" Russians, Russian ruler Vladimir Putin informed NBC New's Megyn Kelly "Hackers can be anywhere". In response to questions about damaging information, Putin asks Kelly , "Have you all lost your senses over there?" "I never met with him", he said .

by | June 05, 2017 | 10:20

At least 48 people were injured in the attack. All three were shot dead. Witnesses said the van was driven at up to 80kph across the bridge, a major arterial route spanning the River Thames. Corbyn has also criticized Conservative cuts to police budgets that saw the number of officers nationwide fall by nearly 20,000 between 2010 and 2016 - years when May, as home secretary, was in charge of policing.

by | June 05, 2017 | 09:58

Former CIA director John Brennan said last month he had noticed contacts between Trump's campaign associates and Russian Federation during the 2016 election and grew concerned Moscow had sought to lure Americans down "a treasonous path". "It wouldn't make sense for us to interfere", he said. Trump has called an FBI investigation into alleged ties between his campaign and Russian Federation a "witch hunt" created to undermine the legitimacy of his 2016 election win.

by | June 05, 2017 | 10:49

At least four police vans were stationed behind a cordon outside the Elizabeth Fry flats in King's Road, Barking, and residents reported hearing bangs on Sunday morning. Prime Minister May called for tougher regulation of the internet in the U.K.as part of the effort to stamp out extremism. "10 times, maybe 15 times", he said.

by | June 05, 2017 | 10:05

At another point, Putin answered Kelly's questions about Russia's role in the election by saying that the United States had sought to influence other nations' elections in the past. Then, this one: "Have you all lost your senses over there?" Kelly continued to push Putin. "I made my speech". Then we talked about some other stuff and I got up and left.

by | June 05, 2017 | 09:19

A Canadian national and a French man are among those killed. In responding to the attacks, Khan told Londoners there's no "reason to be alarmed" by an increased police presence over the coming days while vowing of the terrorists that "we will never let them win".

by | June 05, 2017 | 09:09

The Republican senator Susan Collins of ME, also a committee member, said she and her colleagues were working overtime to prepare for Thursday's hearing. Trump could invoke executive privilege by arguing that discussions with Comey pertained to national security and that he had an expectation of privacy in getting candid advice from top aides.

by | June 05, 2017 | 08:01

They have won their last 5 UCL finals as Real Madrid's last defeat in a UEFA Champions league final is back in 1981 against Liverpool. "We have achieved a historic feat", Madrid left back Marcelo said. Ronaldo underscored his status as Europe's most lethal striker with the first and third goals as Real were crowned champions of Europe for a record-extending 12th time.

by | June 05, 2017 | 07:25

Saying that the accord represented "sanjhi virasat" (shared heritage) of the whole world, Modi said India believed protection of the environment is an article of faith and part of an ancient tradition that respects nature. Describing the city of Paris as an important part of his political journey, the Prime Minister said India and France had worked shoulder-to-shoulder for this agreement.

by | June 05, 2017 | 08:15

Outgoing Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal of the CPN (Maoist Centre) proposed Deuba's candidacy while senior NC leader Ram Chandra Poudel seconded the proposal at the Parliament Secretariat which on Friday published the schedule to elect the new prime minister on majority basis.

by | June 05, 2017 | 06:57

Brian Webb, director of Climate Caretakers, a group that advocates for prayer as part of its approach to combating the effects of climate change, said Pence's claim was wrong. There was also Trump's tweet today that she was "proud to support my LGBTQ friends and the LGBTQ Americans" on the same day that her father skipped a seven-year-old tradition of declaring June to be Pride Month .

by | June 05, 2017 | 07:11

They combined for 66 points and 18 assists in a 113-91 Game 1 thumping Thursday night against LeBron James and the defending champion Cavaliers , who must find a way to defend the high-flying Durant when the best-of-seven series resumes Sunday at Oracle Arena.

by | June 05, 2017 | 06:54

Why can't the President just say whether or not he believes in manmade climate change? ". Stephanopoulos pressed. "You speak for the President". You're the EPA administrator. "When Paris was executed by this country, they criticized the agreement, said that it did not hold China and India accountable". The concept of global warming was created by and for the Chinese in order to make US manufacturing non-competitive.

by | June 05, 2017 | 05:18

In short, this series may have looked rather one-sided in the opening game but neither team expects it to stay that way. But Bogut checked into a game against Miami for his Cavs debut, collided with Heat rookie Okaro White, and broke his left leg.

by | June 05, 2017 | 04:22

Monday: Sunny, with a high near 88. The winds will be blowing out of the southeast at about 5 miles per hour overnight. High near 64. Southeast wind 3 to 6 miles per hour. The low will be about 59 degrees with partly cloudy skies. Unfortunately the dry stretch won't last too long as scattered showers and storms could return by the following Monday .

by | June 05, 2017 | 05:14

Rumor has it that Apple has already started production on a home speaker , similar to Amazon's Echo and Google Home devices. Meanwhile, Apple further hinted this week that prospective buyers should wait until after WWDC before deciding to buy a MacBook.

by | June 05, 2017 | 04:11

Golden State was on a completely different level as it looks to revenge last season's meltdown against Cleveland in the Finals. The Cavaliers lost to the Warriors by 22 points, shot the ball poorly, turned the ball over too much, and gave Golden State easy buckets.

by | June 05, 2017 | 04:30

Some of them were from aggression", James said. "As players we do a pretty good job of being able to tune out noise and distractions and stuff on the fly when we need to be able to do what we do on the floor, but still enjoy the atmosphere of the stage that we're on".

by | June 05, 2017 | 00:06

Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris Climate agreement means that America will likely do very little to ensure that its emission levels are limited. It's set to become closer to the US's allies that feel abandoned by Trump's recent actions, as well as take a more aggressive lead in building a green economy.

by | June 04, 2017 | 23:59

Reports suggest Tillerson was one of the advisors who counselled President Donald Trump not to pull Washington from the accord, fearing a blow to United States influence overseas. Opponents of Trump's withdrawal-said to include his daughter Ivanka-had warned Washington's global leadership role was at stake, along with the environment .

by | June 05, 2017 | 00:15

Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal remain on course for a colossal semi-final meeting at the French Open after both players reached the second week in Paris with vastly contrasting third-round wins at Roland Garros . Defending champion Novak Djokovic struggled through to the next round at the French Open as Rafael Nadal continued his quest for a 10th title in style.

by | June 04, 2017 | 22:33

Police say Saturday's attack saw seven people killed - on top of the three dead terrorists - and at least 48 injured. Florin Morariu, a Romanian chef who works in the Bread Ahead bakery, said he saw people running and some fainting. Her statement is also a big shift since the Manchester terror atrocity, in the wake of which Home Secretary Amber Rudd insisted the police and intelligence chiefs were not requesting any new powers.

by | June 04, 2017 | 22:36

Muguruza would remain within a break until the final game but was broken at 15 on serve in the final game, finishing with a forehand unforced error , her 33rd of the match.She didn't seem to know it at the time, but she likely learned a valuable lesson in this defeat: All bets and allegiances are off, no matter your stature, when you play a rising French talent.

by | June 04, 2017 | 23:04

Moons office announced a probe into an undisclosed entry of four THAAD launchers, which were brought into the country in addition to two units, the deployment of which was publicly announced. "To be quibbling over interceptors is really a small tragedy", said Kazianis. The United States stations about 28,500 troops in South Korea as deterrence against potential aggression from North Korea .

by | June 04, 2017 | 21:46

The governors of New York, California and Washington announced in a joint statement Thursday the formation of the U.S. Climate Alliance, a coalition that will convene U.S. What that withdrawal means for climate change and American standing in the world. "In November, we will have the responsibility of heading the work of the European Union at the United Nations climate conference, which will definitely be a challenge, but we are ready for it".

by | June 04, 2017 | 21:34

We have enough guys who can score on this team that if one guy can't get it going, we can go other places and we - and then our ball movement and our flow allows everyone else to get baskets as well. That's huge. I think everyone always - you just are looking and waiting for that game of where he just goes off. "I was happy with my performance on (the other) side of the ball, being locked in defensively".

by | June 04, 2017 | 21:19

How much he wants to get involved, how often he wants to be in person there with me, you know, this eight days that we spent together practicing and of course first couple rounds him being, watching the matches , was phenomenal. Wozniacki has the slight edge in both the overall head-to-head (7-6) and in their Slam meetings (3-2); all of Wozniacki's Slam wins have come at the US Open (in 2009, 2011 and 2016), while Kuznetsova was victorious at the Australian Open in 2013 and Wimbledon past year.

by | June 04, 2017 | 21:26

Here the Irish Sun explains just what the Paris Agreement is and what Trump's actions mean for Ireland and the rest of the world. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson downplayed the significance of the USA pullout from the Paris climate pact saying that the US has a "terrific record" of reducing its own greenhouse gas emissions .

by | June 04, 2017 | 21:38

So no matter who it was in front of us, and it just happens to be Cleveland, yes, I want to win just as bad as if it was anybody else'. The Cavaliers didn't look like the same squad that rolled into the Finals after rolling the Pacers, Raptors and Celtics.

by | June 04, 2017 | 21:59

The US President launched a scathing attack on Twitter, twisting Mr Khan's words to make it seem as though he said there is "no reason to be alarmed". And now London has been struck once more. He said he heard what sounded like gunfire about five to 10 minutes later. "In terms of their planning and execution, the recent attacks are not connected".

by | June 04, 2017 | 19:57

In 2016, ACP published a paper in Annals of Internal Medicine , outlining the negative consequences of climate change on public and individual health and offering five specific recommendations to mitigate such threats. At the daily White House press briefing on Friday, one day after the Trump administration withdrew the USA from the Paris climate agreement, Press Secretary Sean Spicer handed the podium to EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt.

by | June 04, 2017 | 19:40

Merkel embraced the actions of American companies and states that determined to carry out plans to safeguard the environment. Together, we've gone far. Trump railed against how "many [countries] will never pay one dime", but many countries will never poison the planet as much as we have, either. Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo on Friday disagreed with Trump's assertion that his decision was a good move for the American economy.