Author: 0 Feds still committed to Paris Accord, environment minister says

Trump's statement gives his some wiggle room on whether he would actually leave . The president met the head of the Environmental Protection Agency , Scott Pruitt , a climate-change sceptic at the White House on Tuesday, but he has also been seeking counsel from others who believe the United States should stay in the global pact , including his daughter Ivanka, and son-in-law Jared Kushner .

Author: 0 Sean Spicer gives daily press briefing

We appreciate Mike and are very grateful for his service to President Trump and our country. "He's always proven that". Trump has repeatedly expressed frustration with internal leaks to the media from the White House . More attorneys with deep experience in Washington investigations are expected to be added in the weeks ahead. "Rep. Don Beyer (D-Va.), who organized the letter, said in a statement Wednesday that " Jared Kushner can not be trusted".

Author: 0 White House aide out after 3 months

Trump tweeted on Tuesday: "Russian officials must be laughing at the U.S. & how a lame excuse for why the Dems lost the election has taken over the Fake News". "They have talked to many people, including me", Bossie said. Shortly after the election, Kushner allegedly discussed setting up a secret communications channel with the Russian government to facilitate sensitive discussions about the conflict in Syria.

Author: 0 What we know - and don't know - about Jared Kushner's Russia contacts

The President has publicly come out in support of Mr Kushner , saying: "I have total confidence in him". He is respected by virtually everyone and is working on programs that will save our country billions of dollars. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly agreed. "It's both normal, in my opinion, and acceptable", he said on ABC's "This Week" program. " Any channel of communication, back or otherwise, with a country like Russian Federation is a good thing ", Kelly said.

Author: 0 India, Germany are made for each other: Modi to Merkel

This will change", Trump tweeted . German Chancellor Angela Merkel , a trans-Atlanticist who managed to get on well with former President George W. President Donald Trump says Russian officials "must be laughing at the U.S". But after Merkel and other senior German officials, who are campaigning ahead of September national elections in their own country, spent the weekend attacking Trump, the U.S.

Author: 0 Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES) Receives An Update From Brokers

Cornerstone Invest Prtnrs Limited Liability Company invested 0.02% in Hess Corp . (NYSE: HES ) traded down 1.67% during trading on Wednesday, hitting $45.89. On Thursday, April 28 the stock rating was downgraded by Credit Suisse to "Neutral". (NYSE: HES ) on Thursday, April 28 to "Neutral" rating. The firm has "Outperform" rating by Wolfe Research given on Tuesday, April 11.

Author: 0 House Dems to WH: Revoke Kushner's security clearance

President Donald Trump praised his Orthodox Jewish son-in-law Jared Kushner for the work he has done in the White House , amid Federal Bureau of Investigation scrutiny of Kushner's contacts with Russian Federation and rumors of tension in their relationship.

Research Sigmar Gabriel plays down spat between Merkel and Trump
Author: 0 Sigmar Gabriel plays down spat between Merkel and Trump

During a campaign rally , she suggested her country's relationship with the USA had shifted, saying, "The era in which we could fully rely on others is over, to some extent". Some of the G7 agendas were especially tough for Merkel, among them was the rise of protectionism and the discussion about Paris agreement on climate change , which Trump refused to endorse.

Author: 0 Iraqi Forces in Mosul Plan ISIS Assault, but Fight Could Be Long

The bombings in Baghdad come as Iraqi forces fight to retake the last IS-held areas of Mosul, a city that was the jihadist group's most emblematic stronghold. The areas mentioned by Rasool - which are located north of Mosul's Old City , where Daesh also still holds significant territory - are the main targets of the offensive, which was announced on Saturday.

Author: 0 House committee issues subpoenas; Comey OK'd to testify

It also issued subpoenas seeking records from Flynn's businesses. We will continue to pursue this investigation wherever the facts may lead. Three other subpoenas tied to the Russian Federation investigation were issued by the House panel for information related to so-called "unmasking" of some Trump associates' names appearing on classified reports during the Obama administration, said officials with knowledge of the subpoenas.

Author: 0 As US threatens withdrawal, Feds still committed to Paris Accord, McKenna says

The U.S. set a target for reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 2025 at 26 to 28 percent below 2005 levels - or about 1.6 billion tons of annual emissions. "On top of that, the rest of the world will move forward without us in terms of innovation and global diplomacy while the USA will be stuck in the polluting days of the past".

Author: 0 Trump wants Senate to make things 'fast and easy' for him

Sen. Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, told reporters after a congressional forum sponsored by the Altoona Area Chamber of Commerce. His request for a 51-vote majority would end the current 60-vote threshold on bills, allowing the Republican majority to advance any legislation without being impeded by the Democratic minority.

Author: 0 Louis reaction mixed to possible withdrawal from Paris climate deal

The joint statement will be published on Friday after a summit in Brussels. For more than a year, Chinese and European Union officials have been working behind the scenes to agree a joint statement on climate change and clean energy. The pact was negotiated, signed and ratified under the Obama administration , before entering into force late past year. During his campaign, Trump pledged to leave the global climate pact brokered by the Obama administration in 2015 because he said it ...

Author: 0 Apple said to ready Siri speaker in bid to rival Google, Amazon

Apple is reportedly manufacturing Siri-controlled speaker. However, it will not be ready for shipping until later in the year, the report said. First and foremost, it will produce stellar sound and feature " virtual surround sound technology" that mimics the effect of a multi-speaker array.

Research At least two media workers killed, nine injured in Kabul bombing
Author: 0 At least two media workers killed, nine injured in Kabul bombing

However, Human Rights Watch notes , "Afghan groups affiliated with the Islamic State (also known as ISIS) claimed responsibility for several similarly large-scale suicide attacks targeting civilians in July and October 2016, and social media accounts associated with the groups reportedly acknowledged today's attack".

Research UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath in Ayodhya
Author: 0 UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath in Ayodhya

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday offered prayers makeshift Ram temple at the disputed Ram Jnmbhoomi-Babri Masjid site fuelling speculations, NDTV reported. After the prayers CM Adityanath addressed a public meeting where he said the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid dispute should be resolved through bilateral talks.

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Author: 0 Trump, Merkel Relationship "Fairly Unbelievable", US White House Says

German Chancellor Angela Merkel had made waves in Berlin on Sunday, warning that the United States and Britain may no longer be completely reliable partners. He has a lot of respect for her. US intelligence officials have concluded that Moscow tried to meddle in the 2016 presidential election by hacking Democratic emails.

Author: 0 Trump expected to withdraw from landmark Paris Climate Accord

Though no final decision has been made, Trump mulling whether to snub the climate deal - inked in Paris during a United Nations Climate Change Conference - is unsurprising, one source added. A USA decision to withdraw from the accord could further alienate American allies in Europe already wary of Trump and call into question US leadership and trustworthiness on one of the world's leading issues.

Author: 0 Trump Coins New Word 'Covfefe,' World Briefly Stops Turning

After an hour, the mysterious tweet remained and, with 36,000 retweets, had become one of the president's most shared messages. Nearly every tweet trolling Trump and his aides gets shared thousands of times. American television show host Jimmy Kimmel tweeted: "What makes me saddest is that I know I'll never write anything funnier than #covfefe". Either that, or the president decided he's had enough of social media, and had a lot more on his mind then.

Author: 0 Unnamed Media Sources: Trump will withdraw from the Paris climate pact

Guterres said in that speech that "it would be very important for the USA not to leave the Paris agreement". Musk's move, announced on Twitter , could deepen the rift between the tech world and the Trump administration, which have been at odds over immigration and other issues.

Author: 0 Trump Has Multiple Escape Routes From Paris Climate Accord

Trump has changed his mind on large decisions before, even after previously signaling a move in the opposite direction. While Trump now favors an exit, he has been known to change his thinking on major decisions and tends to seek counsel from a range of inside and outside advisers, many with differing agendas, until the last minute.

Author: 0 'Trump pulling U.S. out of Paris climate deal'

But Trump's chief White House economic adviser, Gary Cohn , told reporters during the trip overseas that Trump's views on climate change were "evolving" following the president's discussions with European leaders. The agreement has been criticised as far too cautious to hold back the rise in temperatures by more than a fraction of what is needed - but its defenders say its enrolment of nearly all the world's governments makes it crucial.

Author: 0 Election day ahead: Amber Rudd up for debate as PM heads west

Ms May claimed it was "more important" for her to spend time on the campaign trail, "taking questions from members of the public who are going to be voting on 8 June". "None of us vote for the Prime Minister and I think for a lot of people their minds will be focused on who they want as their local MP", said Mr Jarvis, who previous year warned that Labour faced annihilation at the polls if Mr Corbyn was re-elected as party leader.

Author: 0 As US weighs withdrawal, Canada still committed to Paris Accord, McKenna says

Axios news outlet, which first reported the withdrawal, said details of the pullout are being worked out by a team that includes EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt , an ally of fossil fuel industries. The choice is between a formal withdrawal that could take three years or leaving the United Nations treaty that the accord is based on, which would be quicker but more extreme, according to Axios .

Author: 0 Trump Communications Chief Dubke Leaving, White House Says

Spicer noted that Kushner's lawyer has confirmed that the adviser is willing to meet with investigators. Trump officials were preparing to establish a "war room" to address an issue that has begun to dominate his young presidency. "What your question assumes is a lot of facts that are not substantiated by anything but anonymous sources that are, so far, being leaked out", Spicer said .

Research Wenger asks Arsenal fans for unity after continuing 'love affair'
Author: 0 Wenger asks Arsenal fans for unity after continuing 'love affair'

After his new book, Sober , was serialised in the United Kingdom press, former Arsenal captain Tony Adams and current Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger are at loggerheads. Wenger said he was "sad" to hear Adams had criticised him in his autobiography, and Adams has elaborated on the breakdown in their relationship in a fascinating interview with Donald McRae in The Guardian .

Author: 0 Several killed by auto bomb near German embassy in Kabul

CNN reports that the blast which went off at the height of the Wednesday morning rush hour, left over 400 people injured. Speaking with Reuters news agency, a witness said the blast "felt like an natural disaster", while another civilian described the aftermath.

Author: 0 Donald Trump is backing out of the UN's Paris climate change deal

The agreement , formally known as the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, focuses on ways to reduce greenhouse gases emissions. Trump has already said he's reviewing that order, along with other aspects of his predecessor's climate agenda.

Author: 0 Rumour: New Overwatch Hero Possibly in the Works

Today, Winston mostly rattles around the base on his own. As the name suggests, it takes place on the Moon . A specimen named Hammond also listed as missing, meaning there could be a new character coming somewhere down the line as well. Personally, I'm not a big Winston fan, so I'm not super interested in any extra lore at the expense of characters who haven't gotten any yet. The question, however, is whether the message means that Overwatch will soon get a new map, a new hero, or both.

Research Putting together a holistic solution to defeat ISIS: White House
Author: 0 Putting together a holistic solution to defeat ISIS: White House

Ms. Conway declined to comment on The New York Times report that Mr. Kushner met with a Russian banker for reasons the Federal Bureau of Investigation is still investigating, but she did comment on White House Communications Director Mike Dubke's decision to leave the administration.

Author: 0 Dozens killed, more than 300 injured by vehicle bomb in Kabul

Both Prime Minister Mark Rutte and Foreign Affairs Minister Bert Koenders spoke out against a massive bombing in the Afghan capital of Kabul this morning that left at least 80 people dead and an estimated 364 people wounded. However, in the last hour, a spokesperson for the Taliban told Al Jazeera that the group is not responsible for the attack. Today's incident followed a day after two suspected suicide bombers were killed in an explosion in the 11th police district.

Research House intel subpoenas Trump's personal attorney
Author: 0 House intel subpoenas Trump's personal attorney

A congressional aide told NBC News the same request letters, seeking to learn information about communications with Russian Federation, were sent to former Trump aides Carter Page, Roger Stone , Paul Manafort, Mike Flynn and others. A source close to Flynn tells NPR's Mary Louise Kelly that "we agree he can not invoke the Fifth Amendment with respect to business records, so he will produce those".

Author: 0 Massive Kabul bomb in diplomatic district kills dozens, injures hundreds, officials say

The embassy informed that militant groups usually plan attacks against locations and individuals with potential American connections, including Afghan and the U.S. "It felt like an quake", said 21-year-old Mohammad Hassan, describing the moment the blast struck the bank where he was working. Pope Francis has sent his condolences after a terrorist attack in Kabul , Afghanistan, killed at least 80 people, and left over 300 others injured.

Author: 0 Musicians Respond to Donald Trump's Strange 'Covfefe' Tweet

That relates to emissions to toxic and hazardous fumes. That relates to sex in prison sub culture . They did not get a definition but did draw a response. It would be very time consuming to investigate every single follower that Trump has, but according to Twitter Audit , nearly half of his 31 million followers are in fact fake.

Author: 0 Apple's Siri-powered smart speaker will reportedly debut next month

The upside, though, is that a Siri speaker will be able to incorporate larger and more advanced microphones which should help processing. Sources say Apple employees have been testing the speaker in their homes for several months. Siri can already control HomeKit devices, though through an iPhone or iPad; with a dedicated speaker, anybody in a family could do so. It's unclear if the Siri speaker will indeed make its debut at WWDC, potentially significantly ahead of its actual launch, though in ...

Author: 0 Trump sends unfinished tweet with mysterious word

A spelling error on an incomplete tweet kept the U.S. up last night. Mr Trump later tweeted: "Who can figure out the true meaning of "covfefe"???" Here are some of the best ones that have come about in less than 12 hours since the word was created.

Research Cyclone Mora: Indian Navy rescues 27 Bangladeshi nationals
Author: 0 Cyclone Mora: Indian Navy rescues 27 Bangladeshi nationals

It also keeps limited relief materials onboard for the survivors. In Chittagong district, about 150,000 people were evacuated. "We heard that a cyclone was coming". Officials estimated that about 350,000 Rohingyas took refuge in Bangladesh following a new influx last October, when the Myanmar army launched an offensive in response to insurgent attacks.

Author: 0 Putin removes some sanctions against Turkey

The decree reads that new measures will be active if Turkey takes analogous actions. Moscow also said it would allow certain frequent travellers such as airline crews visa-free entry for short trips but left in place a broader decision to halt visa-free travel for all Turks.

Research Chromecast support arrives on Gear VR
Author: 0 Chromecast support arrives on Gear VR

Some of you may be wondering: why does it matter for people to see your VR gameplay without a headset of their own? Then it is just a case of selecting the Cast button and selecting a nearby Cast-enabled device such as a smart TV or videogame console then activating the Gear VR experience required whilst the audience enjoys the spectacle.

Author: 0 Ariana Grande to play Manchester charity concert on Sunday for bomb victims

Grande will be joined by Justin Bieber , Coldplay, Katy Perry , Miley Cyrus, Pharrell Williams, Usher, Take That, Niall Horan , and others. "My prayers, thoughts, meditations & strength has been focused on those families and victims affected by the horrific tragedy in Manchester", he wrote, referring to the 22 people killed and almost 60 injured after a suicide bomber launched an attack last week at the end of an Ariana Grande concert.

Research OPPO launches new version of 'F3 Black' to support team India
Author: 0 OPPO launches new version of 'F3 Black' to support team India

OPPO F3 BCCI Limited Edition will be auctioned on Flipkart a day before the India vs Pakistan match to be played on June 4. The company has launched a special BCCI Edition of the OPPO F3 in India. At the heart of the device is an octa-core Mediatek MT6750T chipset hooked to 4GB of RAM and 64GB of onboard storage which is expandable up to 128GB.

Research Trump expected to pull US from Paris deal
Author: 0 Trump expected to pull US from Paris deal

The agreement says no country can leave for four years, but Mr Trump could decide to withdraw the U.S. from the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, on which the deal is built, which would represent a major setback to tackling global emissions.

Research SpaceX poised for Thursday cargo launch to space station
Author: 0 SpaceX poised for Thursday cargo launch to space station

EDT on Thursday, June 1 (3.25 a.m Friday India time) from Launch Complex 39A at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida, the U.S. space agency said. Hawthorne-based SpaceX is kicking off a very busy launch month in June with a launch tomorrow, June 1st, with another mission to the International Space Station, SpaceX said on Wednesday.

Author: 0 Upcoming Pokeland App Is Basically Pokemon Rumble on Your Phone

It appears even more Pokemon mobile games will be coming out very soon. Although it's only being tested on Android users at the moment, the game is eventually slated for iOS as well. The most recent game, Pokemon Rumble World, \/em was first released as a \"freemium\" game before getting a more traditional release in 2016. The Pokeland alpha will end on June 9 with no release date as of now.

Research Feds still committed to Paris Accord, Environment Minister McKenna says
Author: 0 Feds still committed to Paris Accord, Environment Minister McKenna says

The pact sets a target of holding the global average rise in temperature below 2 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels, and preferably below 1.5 degrees Celsius. Word of Trump's decision comes a day after the president met with Scott Pruitt , the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency. Should he do so, the US would join Nicaragua and Syria as the only countries not participating in the agreement .

Author: 0 AMD Ryzen Threadripper Officially showcased, Will Utilize new X399 Platform

As part of the company's press conference from Computex 2017 , AMD displayed for the first time to the public a working notebook utilizing the upcoming Ryzen SoC with on-die Vega graphics. What's awesome is the contrast in scale between the monster Ryzen Threadripper and the mobile chip, code-named Raven Ridge. In a demo, a ThreadRipper CPU was shown rendering an image of the ThreadRipper processor using the Blender software package.