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China vows to adhere to Paris climate deal

That's what Trump says in a tweet, and he adds: "MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN!" Sky's US Correspondent Amanda Walker said: "His daughter Ivanka Trump has been trying to encourage him to stay in the deal". The White House has declined to comment on those reports, with spokesman Sean Spicer saying only that Trump would make it clear in the "next few days". Read More »

Will Labour's radical policies win over voters?

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The Unite leader praised the party's manifesto, launched yesterday, but blamed the media's "constant attack" on Mr Corbyn and internal party divisions for Labour trailing in the polls. "He's got now just under four weeks to try to see if you can break through that image and it's going to be a very, very hard task.whether that breakthrough can happen, we'll wait and see". Read More »

May, Corbyn clash over Brexit plans with UK vote 1 week away

Protestors and supporters watch the arrival of the politicians who are taking part in the BBC Election Debate hosted by BBC news presenter Mishal Husain, as it is broadcast live from Senate House, Cambridge, eastern England, . "You can move to a better catchment area or afford to send them long distances to get the education you want", she said. She added: "It's as though he thinks it's some sort of game - a game of Monopoly perhaps where you ask the banker for the red money to pay ... Read More »

Why Trump's beef with Angela Merkel, Germany escalated

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel's indication Sunday that Europe can no longer fully rely on the USA and United Kingdom may have been a blunder, Financial Times chief foreign affairs columnist declared Tuesday. But other leaders, such as Romania's President Klaus Iohannis, rebuked Merkel and insisted that the relationship with the U.S. remains vital. "Those of you who have reported on the chancellor for a long time will know how important German-American relations are to her", he said. Read More »

China vows to work with European Union to uphold Paris pact

Speaking alongside German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin on Thursday, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said his country had "stayed true to its commitment" in fighting climate change over the past few years, including "promoting the signing of the Paris Agreement ". Read More »

Trump expected to pull U.S. from Paris climate accord

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But a US withdrawal from the deal would give China more opportunity to burnish its image as a global leader. These include carbon dioxide generated from burning of fossil fuels that scientists blame for a warming planet, sea level rise , droughts and more frequent violent storms. Read More »

Ariana Grande announces benefit concert to raise money for Manchester victims

One woman arrested by armed police on Wednesday was released a few hours later without charge, leaving 10 men still in custody Thursday, including suspected killer Salman Abedi's father and brother in Libya. Almost two dozen people were killed and dozens more were hurt Monday night in a bombing at the Manchester Arena, which occurred shortly after the singer's concert concluded. Read More »

Powerball results for 05/31/17; did anyone win the $304M jackpot?

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It was hailed as the 10 largest lottery jackpot in the history of Powerball, according to Hoosier Lottery . Wednesday's drawing will be the game's highest since a $435.3 million jackpot on February 22. It held in 44 states plus the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. The largest Powerball jackpot ever was $1.6 billion. The drawing is at 7:29 p.m. Read More »

Russia probe moves ahead with subpoenas, Comey

Meanwhile, Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin sounded similar tones as they criticized the ongoing USA scrutiny of Russia's attempts to sway the presidential election . The subpoenas seek information on requests from Obama National Security Adviser Susan Rice, former CIA Director John Brennan and former United Nations Ambassador Samantha Power, according to the Journal. Read More »

Kinder Morgan Canada's $1.3 Billion IPO Done and Dusted

The original version of this story can be viewed at https://www.thestockobserver.com/2017/06/01/massmutual-trust-co-fsb-adv-increases-stake-in-kinder-morgan-inc-kmi-updated.html. A recommendation of 1 or 2 would represent a consensus Buy. Advisory Rech has 0.85% invested in Kinder Morgan Inc (NYSE: KMI ). COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: This article was published by BBNS and is the property of of BBNS. Read More »

Will return to Georgia for final season

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His mother Yolanda Ramsey told UGASports.com that her son made the decision to finish his career with the Bulldogs after making visits to other schools. This kind of commitment really helped the team out and showed a lot about the kind of guy that Ramsey is. It's not that Smart saw Ramsey beating out Eason this fall, or even Cameron Nizialek for punting duties. Read More »

They're Making A Studio Ghibli Theme Park In Japan

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Not long ago, Studio Ghibli producer Toshio Suzuki made a stunning announcement in Nagoya with governor Hideaki Omura . The park was opened by Aichi Prefecture in July 2006 on the site of Expo 2005, after the property was transferred to the prefecture free of charge following the event's end. Read More »

Why You Should Care About The Paris Climate Accord

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President Trump's top aides have been divided. Peskov said Russian Federation has yet to see what announcement Trump makes. When asked about the U.S.'s possible move Thursday, a spokesperson for China's Ministry of Foreign Affairs described climate change as a global challenge that no one country can ignore. Read More »

GoT to return with longest season premiere

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When last we saw her, the youngest Stark was on a bit of a revenge tour as she traveled from Braavos to Winterfell, so it certainly fits with her storyline. Stark sister power , yaass! The beard does liken him to Luke Skywalker circa The Force Awakens , but the goblet of wine does not. The Game of Thrones Season 7 countdown has begun and fans are doing everything they can to keep it together, including creating a drawing montage of every major death in the epic series . Read More »

In or out? Trump announcing decision on global climate pact

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CNN's Jim Acosta confirmed that the White House told Congress that the U.S.is outta there, and ABC reported that the withdrawal would be "complete". Under Obama, the USA forged key partnerships with countries including China and India and helped structure the text of the deal to address concerns from developing countries. Read More »

WOW Air offers €65 flights to the U.S. and Canada

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Launched in November 2011, WOW air now connects 32 destinations across the USA and Europe with the Icelandic capital. Icelandic airline WOW air are offering Irish passengers flights to the US from Dublin and Cork for just €65 from today, June 1. Read More »

Japan's MSDF Plans Joint Drill With USS Ronald Reagan

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Officials said the carriers, along with the ships and aircraft assigned to each, began dual operations in global waters within the sea on Wednesday. The Ronald Reagan will reportedly have exercises jointly with the USS Carl Vinson , another atomic-powered airplane carrier of the US Navy, in the Sea of Japan shortly. Read More »

No deal in Brexit talks an option: UK's May

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PM May also noted that there would be no way to delay a June 19 start to Brexit negotiations. The UK, which has made the space sector a priority in its industrial strategy, remains a full partner on such EU-funded programs until 2019, but the industry needed to prepare for the years beyond, ESA's Woerner told the FT. Read More »

Putin says Russia never involved in hacking

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Putin also said Russia was prepared to wait for the anti-Russian hysteria to subside, because it creates an adverse environment for addressing the tasks facing both countries. Touching on tensions in the Pacific, Putin said Russia's military deployments on a group of Pacific islands also claimed by Japan have been caused by concerns about the US military buildup in the region. Read More »

New photos show flat tires on Tiger Woods' auto during DUI arrest

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At one point the officer asks him, "Are you alright?" then tells him he can do the tests without shoes. He returns to begin the tests. The police car's dash cam footage came out on Wednesday; readers can watch that above. Tiger Woods' damaged car.Reuters. Asked where he was headed, Woods said, "I have no idea". Woods was arrested 3 a.m. Monday on suspicion of driving while intoxicated, an incident Woods later clarified in a statement was the result of an " unexpected reaction to ... Read More »

Palestinians say embassy decision best for peace

Palestinian leaders, Arab governments and Western allies had urged Trump not to proceed with the embassy relocation, which would have upended decades of US policy by granting what would have been seen as de facto USA recognition of Israel's claim to all of Jerusalem as its capital. Read More »

Pentagon announces ICBM interceptor system a success

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The missile was sacked at a "threat representative" intercontinental ballistic missile launched from a test site in the Marshall Islands, U.S. Navy Capt. The ICBM was tracked by multiple radars , including the Sea-Based X-Band Radar, a giant radome mounted aboard a "semi-submersible" platform that resembles a giant self-propelled oil rig. Read More »

Trump waives law requiring US move its embassy to Jerusalem

Efforts to move the embassy from the coast of Tel Aviv to the holy city have surfaced periodically since at least the early 1980s. Palestinian leaders cheered the move and said it improved the atmosphere for future negotiations by demonstrating Trump's seriousness about the process. Read More »

Texas Senate Passes Religious Adoption Bill

Schools would have to provide single-occupancy bathrooms and changing rooms for transgender students, the amendment added. The measure was added as an amendment to Senate Bill 2078 , which relates to school districts' "multihazard emergency operations plans" to ensure that schools have plans for responding to natural disasters, active shooters, and other unsafe scenarios. Read More »

Delhi Assembly passes state GST bill

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In principle, this bill is good for the traders. However, despite higher rates, the sector is likely to benefit from the availability of input tax credit. Adhia further said that India's economic potential is much higher and the GST would help in converting the economic energy in to real growth. States in the GST Council negotiated their demands, represented their interests, voiced their concerns to finally arrive at decisions on mutual agreement. Read More »

India condoles the disaster in Sri Lanka; First Indian relief ship arrives

Sri Lankan military rescuers and villagers stand on the debris of a house that was destroyed in a landslide in Bellana village in Kalutara district, Sri Lanka , Friday, May 26, 2017. A Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) airman died during a flood rescue operation after he fell off a helicopter in Neluwa, Galle. The ship sailed from Kochi on Saturday morning and will reach Sri Lanka on Sunday. Read More »

Man arrested after cinderblocks thrown from overpass onto Hwy 401

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He says there were no injuries in the incidents - one on Sunday and two on Wednesday - but another vehicle also was damaged. Luckily, the cement block landed in Charlemagne's passenger seat and he was unharmed in the incident. An hour later, a second incident was reported at the Warden overpass. "A tip was called into Toronto OPP and as a result of that tip, one arrest has been made", Schmidt said. Read More »

WH offers explanation for Trump's 'covfefe' tweet

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As reported by The Washington Examiner , investigation surrounding Russia's alleged involvement in the 2016 USA presidential election has expanded to Trump's son-in-law. It seemed likely he meant " coverage " and intended to say more, but social media users around the globe traded theories and jokes about the meaning of " covfefe ". Read More »

24 killed and dozens injured in Baghdad bomb attacks

The blast followed an overnight suicide bombing at a popular Baghdad ice cream shop that killed at least 21 people. "I don't think we believe it, I still expect her to come and tease me and make fun (of me). Images posted on social media showed the devastating impact of the attack , which left ice-cream cups scattered on the bloodstained ground. She said the government is helping her family with consular assistance. Read More »

Poll dive hits British PM's election battle

Sterling fell on Friday on concerns May's lead was under pressure but climbed to the day's high against the dollar on Tuesday after the ICM poll. Britain's pollsters are more dramatically divided about the outcome of this election than ever before, with the latest poll from Panelbase putting the Conservatives 15 points ahead of Labour , while YouGov on Thursday put the Tory lead at just three points. Read More »

Melania Trump praised the "empowerment of women" during Saudi visit

Saying he came with "a message of friendship and hope and love", Trump told dozens of Muslim leaders that the time had come for "honestly confronting the crisis of Islamist extremism". "Drive them out of your holy land and drive them out of this Earth", he said. The secretary of state said Trump is "increasing his own perspectives". Read More »

World Health Organization elects new director general

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Tedros, who is known by his first name, defeated Dr. David Nabarro , 67, of Britain and Dr. Sania Nishtar , 54, of Pakistan. Among his previous positions, Dr. Dr Ghebreyesus will succeed Dr Margaret Chan , who has been WHO's Director-General since 1 January 2007. The former health minister has been dogged by allegations - from one of his rival Nabarro's advisers - that he covered up cholera outbreaks in Ethiopia, and protesters have occasionally interrupted proceedings at the meeting in ... Read More »

Trump administration gives notice on NAFTA renegotiations

In the opinion of Merkley, "If Trump's wealthy and powerful friends dictate the terms of the renegotiation, NAFTA could easily become worse, not better, for working Americans". National Farmers Union urges the Trump Administration to negotiate "a new, fair trade framework that works for family farmers, ranchers, and rural residents...in a fashion that does not upset the positive trade relations the USA agriculture community relies upon". Read More »

Macron says handshake with Trump 'wasn't innocent'

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Mr Macron told Le Journal du Dimanche newspaper that " my handshake with him, it wasn't innocent ". As if that wasn't dramatic enough, the handshaking intensity only grew later in the day when Macron made an apparent beeline from Trump on the blue North Atlantic Treaty Organisation welcome carpet, only to side-step the USA president at the last available moment to embrace German chancellor Angela Merkel , another of Trump's handshake nemesis. Read More »