• As Trump 'abdicates,' Climate Alliance picks up slack

    As Trump 'abdicates,' Climate Alliance picks up slack

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    Mr Brown said: "We're sending a clear message to the world that America's states, cities and businesses are moving forward with our country's commitments under the Paris Agreement - with or without Washington". "This is demonstrably not an issue that can be addressed by national governments alone", he said. "The effort to aggregate and quantify the actions of subnational authorities and non-Party stakeholders in the United States via " America's Pledge " is welcome".
  • Two Tourists 'Killed', Four Injured After Stabbings on Egypt Beach Resort

    Two Tourists 'Killed', Four Injured After Stabbings on Egypt Beach Resort

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    The assailant has been arrested and is being questioned to determine his motives, according to a statement from the ministry. Security and medical sources had earlier reported the two women killed were Ukrainians, but Major General Mohamed El-Hamzawi, security manager of Red Sea province, told Reuters they had been identified as Germans.
  • China rejects India's peace overture on Sikkim, offers to mediate on Kashmir

    China rejects India's peace overture on Sikkim, offers to mediate on Kashmir

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    The confrontation between India and China over the strategic Doklam region of Bhutan has the potential to flare up into the most serious tension between the two Asian giants since their 1962 Himalayan war. Opposition leaders have been criticising the government for the way it has handled China and Kashmir. Apart from these two senior Ministers, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley , National Security Adviser Ajit Doval and Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar were among those who briefed the ...
  • Human remains found in Bucks County search for missing men

    Human remains found in Bucks County search for missing men

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    He was seen being picked up by a fifth person, who is not missing , according to authorities, but has not been identified. Patrick was last seen by his family on July 5 and the others have been missing since July 7. " Everybody you talk to about this guy, you hear he's mentally unstable ". He wouldn't say what evidence has been recovered, but did note it didn't include human remains .
  • New Brunswick man killed by whale he rescued

    New Brunswick man killed by whale he rescued

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    Howlett boarded a vessel off the province's eastern coast on Monday to help rescue a north Atlantic right whale that had become heavily tangled in rope. "Joe definitely would not want us to stop because of this. You're dealing with a 70-ton whale that's very upset". "There's only 850 people here on Campobello Island now and Joe was a very lively character, he had a great sense of humor".
  • Alabama triple murder suspect could be headed to Florida's Gulf Coast

    Alabama triple murder suspect could be headed to Florida's Gulf Coast

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    A perimeter was set up mid-morning Wednesday up by multiple police agencies that have responded to the shootings. An order to shelter in place has been lifted, police said shortly after 10 a.m. The suspect's vehicle is a black 2007 Lincoln Navigator with Florida tag # 689NFN. A worker who answered the phone at the mobile home community declined comment, citing instructions from law enforcement.
  • Explosion hits US Air Force recruiting office in Oklahoma

    Explosion hits US Air Force recruiting office in Oklahoma

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    Dispatchers tell KJRH Bixby Police requested Tulsa Police's bomb squad around 10:30 PM for assistance at the recruiting center near East 103rd Street and South Memorial. The FBI is not calling the case an act of domestic terrorism because investigators don't have a suspect or a motive. She says agents are treating the explosion late Monday as a possible act of domestic terrorism out of "an abundance of caution", because of its proximity to the recruiting office.
  • Sick Chinese dissident can move overseas

    Sick Chinese dissident can move overseas

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    But a statement released by the Shenyang hospital quoted them as saying to Liu's Chinese doctors: "We have no better options - you've already done a very good job", under the headline "American, German experts claim Liu has no better options overseas".
  • Shot at Gender-Reveal Party; 1 Person Dead

    Shot at Gender-Reveal Party; 1 Person Dead

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    Based on 911 calls, it appears that two hooded men entered the home and opened fire before fleeing. WCPO said the children shot, ages 2, 6 and 8, were taken to Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center and their injuries aren't considered life-threatening.
  • Polish president's wife SNUBS Donald Trump handshake - and darts for Melania

    Polish president's wife SNUBS Donald Trump handshake - and darts for Melania

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    First lady Melania Trump introduced her husband to an enthusiastic crowd in Warsaw on Thursday, her most prominent moment in a short trip to the Polish capital that also included a visit to a science center. "And frankly, that patience is over", Trump said June 30 during a press conference with South Korean President Moon Jae-in. Earlier in the day, Trump refused to say definitively that he believes Russian Federation was exclusively responsible for interference in the 2016 USA election.
  • No. 1 Kerber rallies to hold off Rogers at Wimbledon

    No. 1 Kerber rallies to hold off Rogers at Wimbledon

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    The 29-year-old was on the verge of crashing out in the third round after losing the first set and falling a break down in the second against American World No 70 Rogers. "I have to be aggressive, as well, and trying to (play) my game from the first ball that we hit". Querrey and Tsonga's match was called off at 6-2, 3-6, 7-6 (7/5), 1-6, 6-5, with the French 12th seed not wanting to serve as the light faded, though Querrey was happy to receive.
  • Trump and Podesta Trade Barbs During President's G-20 Trip

    Trump and Podesta Trade Barbs During President's G-20 Trip

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    But it was unclear why the president chose to attack Podesta at this time, according to Mediaite . On Thursday, Trump used the global stage to slam America's intelligence agencies, the Democratic National Committee, the media, Russian Federation and former President Obama.
  • U.S. would consider no-fly zone in Syria if Russian Federation agrees

    U.S. would consider no-fly zone in Syria if Russian Federation agrees

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    The deal is separate from the de-escalation zones that were to be established in a deal among Russia , Turkey and Iran earlier this year. The statement came as Trump prepared to meet with Putin and as the USA seeks to consolidate gains made against Daesh in recent weeks and prepare for a post-Daesh future.
  • Four Arab Nations Say Qatar Not Serious In Dealing With Their Demands

    Four Arab Nations Say Qatar Not Serious In Dealing With Their Demands

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    The four Arab nations which have imposed a blockade on Qatar for its alleged support for terrorism made the statement after a meeting to in Egypt to digress on Qatar's reply concerning the list of demands. Despite its small territory, Qatar possess a solid military, one of the strongest in the region, and also has powerful allies - Turkey and Iran which promised air and sea support in case of isolation.
  • HTC is prepping a mid-range phone with Edge Sense onboard

    HTC is prepping a mid-range phone with Edge Sense onboard

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    A leak has appeared online reporting the specs of a new mid-range device on which HTC may be working on. Under the hood, it will employ Qualcomm's recent Snapdragon 660 processor. And to get all the updates related to the HTC Ocean life , keep a tap on this thread as we promise to bring you all the latest regarding what's happening in the universe of technology.
  • White House: Donald Trump Will Not Visit UK Next 2 Weeks

    White House: Donald Trump Will Not Visit UK Next 2 Weeks

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    The day before the USA celebrates its Independence Day, President Donald Trump is conducting foreign policy with other world leaders by phone. Add India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Chinese President Xi Jinping and other leaders whose policies have sparked unrest to the cauldron that is Hamburg - the summit venue is a short walk from a notorious hotbed of left-wing protest - and the brew could prove explosive.
  • Merkel to meet Trump on evening before G20

    Merkel to meet Trump on evening before G20

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    Last week, USA announced actions against a Chinese Bank, which is alleged to be involved in dealings with North Korea and announced arms sales worth $1.4 billion, a move that has been criticized by China. Russian Federation is the first leg of Xi's ongoing foreign trip, which will also take him to Germany for a state visit and the upcoming summit of the Group of 20 major economies.
  • Trump slams CNN, which says he should start doing his job

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    The 28-second-long video appears to be an edited clip from Trump's appearance in Wrestlemania from a decade ago. Twitter users joined Trump in calling CNN "fake news," and some posted more violent images. McMahon's wife, Linda, who founded and built the company with her husband, now heads the Small Business Administration for Mr. Trump and was a donor to his campaign.