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by | June 04, 2017 | 17:23

Knowing the good work that we and countless others around the world are doing, there are plenty of reasons to be optimistic about our planet's future. Paris deal supporters, including Kerry, predicted Trump's withdrawal would cause nearly irreparable damage to America's standing overseas and potentially its ability to negotiate future diplomatic agreements .

by | June 04, 2017 | 16:26

President Trump released a statement to The New York Times on Sunday, offering praise for his son-in-law. Trump attacked the news media on Twitter, and the administration dispatched a retired four-star Marine general - Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly - to defend Kushner on the Sunday news talk shows.

by | June 04, 2017 | 15:50

China was positioning itself even before Trump officially declared his intentions in Thursday's Rose Garden speech. He said the deal "front loads costs on American people", "disadvantages the US" to benefit other countries and causes a "vastly diminished economic reduction".

by | June 04, 2017 | 16:57

His decision, announced on Thursday, triggered widespread worldwide condemnation. "We don't want other leaders and other countries laughing at us any more". Trump said the USA will begin negotiations to re-enter the Paris Agreement "on terms that are fair to the U.S.". "The president said yesterday (Thursday) that Paris represents a bad deal for this country ", he told reporters at the White House.

by | June 04, 2017 | 15:32

The incidents took place on London Bridge and in nearby Borough Market. "I want to express my huge gratitude to the police and emergency services who are on the scene", May added. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Canadians stood united with London after the attacks. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security said it was in close contact with British authorities.

by | June 04, 2017 | 16:46

In December 2015 in Paris, world leaders signed the first global commitment to fight climate change. "If we don't do anything, we might shoot over 5 degrees or more and that would be catastrophic", he said. out of the Paris climate accord "in no way brings an end to this unstoppable effort". This was not the first time that the United States was opting out of an worldwide climate agreement, environmentalists pointed out.

by | June 04, 2017 | 16:03

Power-producing wind turbines appeared on the Lake Erie waterfront and across the nation. "The coal jobs aren't coming back". "We urge you to make a clean exit from the Paris Agreement so that your administration can follow through on it's commitment to rescind the Clean Power plan ", 22 Republican Senators wrote in a May 25th letter to the President.

by | June 04, 2017 | 16:24

The missile successfully intercepted a long-range target launched from Kodiak, Alaska. After the successful test, Pentagon said the intercept was a "direct hit" and an "obliteration" of the target. The target was an intercontinental-range missile fired from a test range on Kwajalein Atoll in the Pacific. The Pentagon is still incorporating engineering upgrades to its missile interceptor, which has yet to be fully tested in realistic conditions.

by | June 04, 2017 | 15:02

The rest of their sentences will be served in house arrest. The " Penn State Three" have been ordered to surrender themselves to Dauphin County Prison on July 15 to begin serving their sentences for child endangerment in the Jerry Sandusky scandal .

by | June 04, 2017 | 14:07

Oral Roberts (42-15) will face three-seed Oklahoma State earlier in the day in an elimination game at 2 p.m. McGregor was the Friday night starter for ORU all season. Arledge got on with an infield single, then seemed to be caught trying to steal second base, but ORU first baseman Brent Williams sailed the throw to put Arledge on third.

by | June 04, 2017 | 15:11

Americans are also becoming more concerned about the environment and climate change , although neither of these is a dominating issue on their radar. "Bill English must take a strong stand next week and ensure Rex Tillerson knows the damage that's been caused to the worldwide campaign by the US' withdrawal".

by | June 04, 2017 | 14:58

UCLA's Rachel Garcia (0) celebrates a home run in the seventh inning during the Women's College World Series softball game between the Texas A&M and UCLA at ASA Hall of Fame Stadium in Oklahoma City , Saturday, J. "I knew Taran (Alvelo) had been throwing lights out and she'd been going all game, and so I went up to her, and I was like, 'I got your back, '" Aguilar said.

by | June 04, 2017 | 13:26

The architects of the Paris agreement included Christiana Figueres, who until recently led the UNFCCC. While devastating to climate activists and to the spirit of worldwide cooperation in general, this move doesn't have to stop the rest of the world-including India-from moving forward on climate goals.

by | June 04, 2017 | 13:59

We are increasing investments in renewable energy and energy efficiency. Even in the middle of Vice President Mike Pence's home state of Indiana, South Bend's Mayor Pete Buttigieg tweeted: "One of SB's best job creators is a solar company".

by | June 04, 2017 | 13:20

Fun fact is that this is the consecutive 13th year that Indian kids are rocking out there. While the 90th edition of this competition began with 291 spellers, one stood above the rest Thursday in Washington , D.C., to bring home the title.

by | June 04, 2017 | 14:33

On Thursday, President Donald Trump announced his plans to withdraw the US from the Paris Climate Agreement , leading numerous politicians and stars to criticize his latest decision . And by strengthening global action over time , the Agreement reduces future climate damage to people and organizations around the world. Guterres strongly urged all the governments around the world to "stay the course, to remain committed to the implementation of the Paris Agreement to the benefit of ...

by | June 04, 2017 | 13:09

Louisville managing only two hits through the first seven innings off of Oklahoma's Jake Irvin while Brendan McKay was holding the Sooners to three of them in a 1-1 game after seven. "You get some momentum and you get the chance to put up a crooked number, we were just very fortunate", Louisville Coach Dan McDonnell said. Top-seeded Louisville (49-10) scored three more times in the ninth.

by | June 04, 2017 | 13:37

The US is now the second largest carbon emitter in the world. U.S. state and local leaders have also made it clear they're fighting the decision and will continue to fight climate change, with or without federal support. However, it takes four years for any country to legally withdraw from the agreement, which means that the U.S. will officially be removed from the accord at the same time Trump's current presidency comes to an end.

by | June 04, 2017 | 12:07

It will undermine the most significant and comprehensive coordinating mechanism for global action to combat climate change that we have. Mr Peduto then took the opportunity to get a dig in about the United States presidential election.

by | June 04, 2017 | 11:57

Later, he added, "Believe me, we have massive legal liability if we stay in". When the Bill Clinton/Al Gore White House (yes, that Al Gore) first contemplated ratifying Kyoto, the U.S. It doesn't care about what other countries think about it. "The EU's investment in renewable energy , once the highest in the world, has dropped off in recent years as its targets for renewables were too low compared to the real rate of growth".

by | June 04, 2017 | 12:41

Of the three men, Spanier received the lightest sentence - four to 12 months, with at least two months in jail and two more under house arrest. Spanier, 69, was convicted one week after guilty pleas from former Athletic Director Tim Curley and former Senior Vice President for Finance and Business Gary Schultz on misdemeanor charges of child endangerment.

by | June 04, 2017 | 12:59

Of the three men, Spanier received the lightest sentence. In the 1998 case, a victim's mother called police and filed a report, saying her son had been inappropriately touched by Sandusky in the football locker room shower. Spanier apologized to the victims, the Penn State community and others impacted by his actions. More than 100 of Paternos victories were briefly erased from the record books.

by | June 04, 2017 | 13:30

Henderson was 2 of 3 and reached base five times as he walked, singled, bunted for another hit, was hit by a pitch and reached on an error that scored the Seminoles' final run in the top of the ninth inning. He was brought in to score on a double down the left field line from Lewis, regaining the lead, 2-1. Reliever Riley Cooper (2-3) got the win despite allowing five hits and three runs in 2 1/3 innings.

by | June 04, 2017 | 13:18

There were multiple casualties on London Bridge , according to a BBC report. Police in the British capital said that a deadly collision of a van with pedestrians on London Bridge and a subsequent stabbing at a restaurant in the vicinity were acts of terrorism.

by | June 04, 2017 | 11:57

They are working closely with British Transport Police, City of London Police, the London Ambulance Service and the London Fire Brigade. 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.

by | June 04, 2017 | 13:04

He continued, "The bulk of the decisions which drive USA climate action in the aggregate are made by cities, states, businesses and civil society". Video: What is the Paris agreement? The vast majority of scientists believe global warming - bringing with it sharp changes in climate patterns - is mainly the result of human activities including power generation, transport, agriculture and industry.

by | June 04, 2017 | 12:41

A woman associated with Hutchinson had her auto there. When Peters got word that Hutchinson had gone to Texas, he asked for help from another bounty hunter, who ultimately lost his life. He said they waited there for several hours for Hutchinson to show up. The two bounty hunters were tipped off by a colleague, Stew Peters, who is a bail investigator in Minnesota with a company called U.S.

by | June 04, 2017 | 12:20

In an emotional interview, Mangum told Fox affiliate KPTV this weekend that she wanted "to say thank you to the people who put their life on the line for me, because they didn't even know me". Christian pulled a folded knife from his pocket and concealed it in his hand, prosecutors say. Fletcher said he had just left class at Portland State University and was on his way to work when he witnessed the incident on the train.

by | June 04, 2017 | 11:41

The ranking committee members, Reps. Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn will provide documents to the Senate intelligence committee as part of its probe into Russia's meddling in the 2016 election, The Associated Press has learned.

by | June 04, 2017 | 10:39

The president said he was open to renegotiating the deal to obtain more favourable terms for the U.S., a suggestion that was firmly rejected by European Union leaders. Ceasar Mitchell, the current president of the Atlanta City Council, said that Trump made his decision not on science, "but on the shouts and screams of his supporters".

by | June 04, 2017 | 10:52

It hasn't been confirmed yet whether officers fired their weapons. People in the three affected areas have been urged to run, hide and call police. In March, four people were killed in London after Khalid Masood rammed his auto into pedestrians on Westminster Bridge before fatally stabbing a policeman outside the Houses of Parliament.

by | June 04, 2017 | 10:16

Petersburg, Russia . United States intelligence agencies have accused Putin of ordering a hacking and influence campaign aimed at tilting the November 2016 election in favor of Republican Donald Trump , who had pledged to boost ties with Moscow .

by | June 04, 2017 | 08:45

He pushed back hard against the media's narrative on Russian Federation, dropped the term "fake news" liberally and ended the press briefings on his own time and terms. On an inquiry about the president's views on climate change, a subject of discussion for some time , he said he would have to check with the president.

by | June 04, 2017 | 07:24

A " Trump Free Speech Rally " and a "March Against Sharia" are scheduled next month at a plaza managed by the US government. The mayor called for the cancellation of a pre-scheduled " Trump Free Speech Rally " planned for next weekend, saying the event would be inappropriate and warning it may pose a risk to public safety.

by | June 04, 2017 | 08:20

Ted Cruz (R-TX) who has been calling to move the embassy for years, and wrote just two weeks ago that "it is time for the United States to formally recognize Jerusalem as the eternal and undivided capital of Israel ". "Those of us who read the Bible and understand it", says Jeffress, "know that there's not going to be any lasting peace until the Prince of Peace comes".