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Author: 0 Trump Shake up begins, Communications Director quits

Four current US officials told Reuters that the conversations between national security adviser Flynn and ambassador Kislyak accelerated after Election Day, "as the two discussed establishing a back channel for communication between Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin that could bypass the USA national security bureaucracy, which both sides considered hostile to improved relations".

Author: 0 CAS upholds transfer ban on Atletico Madrid until 2018

Manchester United fans were already talking about Antoine Griezmann as if he was one of their own during the week as a long-rumoured Old Trafford move seemed imminent. The tweet was accompanied by a picture of him celebrating a Champions League goal against Leicester this season. "They applied the same measure to us as Barcelona, but not as Real Madrid - there was discrimination in the treatment".

Research EU chief: EU, China believes Trump climate decision 'a big mistake'
Author: 0 EU chief: EU, China believes Trump climate decision 'a big mistake'

But Merkel, whose country hosts this year's worldwide climate summit, said it was now time to look ahead. And if the President wants to break the promises made to our allies enshrined in the historic Paris Agreement, we'll build and strengthen relationships around the world to protect the planet from devastating climate risks.

Research Peduto issues executive order committing Pittsburgh to climate change
Author: 0 Peduto issues executive order committing Pittsburgh to climate change

The chief economist of business-research group The Conference Board said the potential number of jobs that might be created in fossil fuels is limited, while the potential for job growth in green technologies is much greater. "It's kind of a debate trick". The city of Pittsburgh aims to transition to 100% renewable energy sources - like wind and solar - by 2035. Factcheck.org points out that under the worst-case scenario, the average annual reduction in GDP would be 6.8 percent from ...

Author: 0 Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn clash without facing off

Mr Corbyn, a lifelong opponent of nuclear weapons who has made clear that he would never authorise their use, nevertheless indicated he would issue the customary final instructions to the commanders of the Trident submarine fleet if he became prime minister.

Research Worldwide Smartphone Shipments Expected to Grow by 3 Percent in 2017: IDC
Author: 0 Worldwide Smartphone Shipments Expected to Grow by 3 Percent in 2017: IDC

The Korean giant reclaimed the position from Apple , who out-shipped Samsung during the fourth quarter of the 2016, according to analyst firm IDC's first quarter smartphone shipment results. Lenovo ranked third with 20 percent market share as shipments remained stable over previous quarter. "Apprehensions on lower tax credit and lack of complete clarity regarding the processes are the major concerns of retailers and city/state level distributors, which may lead to a limited inventory ...

Author: 0 NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ:NXPI) Quarterly EPS Analysis

It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Obermeyer Wood Investment Counsel Lllp increased Nxp Semiconductors N V ( NXPI ) stake by 3.21% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. The firm has "Neutral" rating by Bank of America given on Monday, June 27. Last time, the company shocked Wall Street by reporting EPS of $1.43, smashing the consensus of $1.43 per share.

Author: 0 Fact check: Trump's shaky claims on climate accord

They will find themselves with less federal co-ordination but alongside U.S. cities and states. The World Meteorological Organization said the USA withdrawal from the emissions-cutting accord could add 0.3 degrees Celsius to global temperatures by the end of the century in "a worst-case scenario".

Author: 0 'Don't worry, be happy': Putin avoids criticizing Trump climate decision

Fingerprints of snouts and horse hooves? "Snowden is not a traitor, he did not betray the interests of his country, nor did he transfer any information to any other country that would damage his own people, " Putin said. Putin has, intentionally or not, frequently echoed President Donald Trump's criticisms of the focus on potential ties between Trump's campaign and Russian Federation during the presidential election.

Research Matthews: Leaving Paris Accord 'Worst Thing' Trump Has Done
Author: 0 Matthews: Leaving Paris Accord 'Worst Thing' Trump Has Done

Carbon reduction targets that the US set under Paris commitment aimed at reducing emissions by 26-28% in a decade. Trump , tapping into the "America First" message he used when he was elected president past year, said the Paris accord would undermine the USA economy, cost U.S.

Author: 0 Trump shouldn't have withdrawn from Paris Climate Accord: Putin

The anchor asked the Russian strongman his thoughts on USA intelligence suggestions that he played a key role in Russia's alleged attempts to influence the election. "Hoof prints? Horn prints? They came to the polls and voted for him, and the other team miscalculated". "Technology experts can invent anything and put the blame on anyone".

Research Moon sends aide to US for talks on anti-missile system
Author: 0 Moon sends aide to US for talks on anti-missile system

Moon's order of a probe into the THAAD launchers came amid signs of easing tensions between major trading partners South Korea and China. In Beijing, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying reiterated a call for an end to the THAAD deployment.

Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy Note 7R (Refurbished) Photographed For The First Time

Now, in another similar report, it appears that the firmware being tested on the Galaxy Note 8 is based on the newer Android 7.1.1 Nougat. The successor of this phone would be named as Samsung Galaxy Note 7R and the images of the same phone have been leaked out.

Author: 0 Pokken Tournament Coming To The Nintendo Switch?

As a hybrid, the Nintendo Switch allows players to enjoy the game on a unit connected to the TV. It's been very hard to find Nintendo's latest console in stores before they sell out, The Verge reported. The challenge for Nintendo and other firms fighting for parts to build smartphones, game consoles, and other gadgets is shortages of major components such as NAND flash memory chips to store data, LCD screens, and tiny vibration motors used in the Switch controllers for tactile feedback.

Author: 0 Soros on EU's 'existential crisis', sees Brexit as an opportunity

President Donald] Trump would like to create but can't", Soros told the EU Brussels Economic Forum on June 1. The report said that in the longer term, failure to reach a deal between the European Union and United Kingdom "would likely exacerbate numerous EU's existential challenges, rather than reduce the risks associated with them".

Author: 0 World leaders condemn Trump's Paris deal withdrawal

The European Commission, the EU executive, described the United States withdrawal from the Paris climate accord , which more than 190 countries have signed, as a sad day for the global community, but said that it would seek new alliances.

Author: 0 ICC Champions Trophy 2017 points table and groups

In the past year, Pakistan have won eight of their 17 ODI matches , but five have come against the West Indies and one against Ireland; both teams failing to make it to England for the championship. That's always been the aim and I will be cheering them on. Meanwhile Root moved to allay fears over his fitness after he suffered cramp in his calf while batting.

Author: 0 Merkel: Paris climate pact needed for sake of Mother Earth

Merkel, one of the strongest advocates of the global pact to curb emissions of gases that speed climate change , said there was no turning back from the path that began with the 1997 Kyoto climate protocol and led to 2015's Paris deal.

Author: 0 Oil prices slide nearly 1 percent on persistent glut concerns

Rystad Energy has predicted that United States oil production could hit an all-time high of 10 million barrels per day before the end of 2017. The Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries ( Opec ) and other producers, including Russian Federation, agreed last week to extend a deal to cut production by about 1.8 million barrels per day (bpd) until the end of March 2018.

Author: 0 Former 'climate bad boy' China may benefit as United States leaves Paris deal

Trump on Thursday said he was formally withdrawing the U.S. from the deal, fulfilling a pledge from his 2016 presidential campaign. "We will not ignore the science and reality of climate change which is why I am also signing an Executive Order confirming New York's leadership role in protecting our citizens, our environment, and our planet", Cuomo said.

Research Paris agreement: Angela Merkel vows decisive action on climate change
Author: 0 Paris agreement: Angela Merkel vows decisive action on climate change

The move amounts to a staggering abdication of this nation's responsibility for the warming climate, and it will encourage more countries and industries to ignore the impact of rising temperatures and seas on public health and safety. The General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT), which obliged countries to meet regularly and discuss improving the atmosphere for global trade, was one of the spectacularly successful US -backed institutions that helped gradually remove barriers to economic ...

Author: 0 If You Love Cricket, Don't Try Today's Google Doodle

Just watch out for the bowling variations. England will share the results in the morning but the mood was not optimistic. “I am very confident that India would do well in the Champions Trophy and they will defend the title, especially the way they played in the last two warm-up games, ” the stylish Hyderabadi batsman said .

Research Anger and dismay as Trump rejects Paris climate change deal
Author: 0 Anger and dismay as Trump rejects Paris climate change deal

Mr Trump cast his move as part of a bigger "America first" agenda, aimed at restoring United States jobs in struggling industries. Germany's DIHK Chambers of Commerce warned that some USA companies could gain short-term advantages by Trump's decision to pull out of the climate deal.

Author: 0 U.S. Companies and Cities Agree to Uphold Paris Agreement

He's pulling America out of the Paris agreement on climate change. "Just the opposite - we are forging ahead". "To continue on this path, we urge you to make a clean exit from the Paris Agreement so that your Administration can follow through on its commitment to Clean Power Plan".

Author: 0 These are the United States tech leaders promising to keep the Paris Agreement

The Trump administration is determined to retreat to fossil fuel dependence, reversing meaningful progress and setting us on a unsafe course toward catastrophic climate change . from the Paris accord . India and China , among the leading greenhouse gas emitters, have resolved and started to develop clean energy and a low carbon economy in a big way.

Author: 0 Rockstar Games Will Port Games to Nintendo Switch "Selectively"

Nintendo Switch Online starts at $4 per month, with 3-month memberships costing $8. 3, Balloon Fight , and Dr. Mario as part of the compilation. For now, players can enjoy online multiplayer free of charge, but " most games will require a paid online service subscription from Nintendo in order to play online" after the trial period ends.

Research Massive craters formed by methane blow-outs from the Arctic sea floor
Author: 0 Massive craters formed by methane blow-outs from the Arctic sea floor

Methane is a potent greenhouse gas , so it is tempting to speculate that large seafloor explosions might contribute to global warming. The result was a series of explosive methane blowouts that littered the seafloor with craters . 'These mounds were over-pressured for thousands of years, and then the lid came off. Such giant eruptions could very well have sent methane spewing into the atmosphere, Andreassen said, but there is not yet proof that the exploding pingos did, in fact, do so.

Research Elon Musk is leaving presidential councils over withdrawal from Paris accord
Author: 0 Elon Musk is leaving presidential councils over withdrawal from Paris accord

This is a global challenge. "The bottom line is the Paris Accord is very unfair at the highest level to the United States ", said President Donald Trump Thursday. There, shareholders ignored the company's recommendation and voted to require it to report on how climate change will affect its business, a first step in acknowledging the seriousness of climate change.

Research $14b Intelsat-OneWeb merger falls through
Author: 0 $14b Intelsat-OneWeb merger falls through

SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son had planned to combine the two satellite operators to create a global network of satellites capable of providing internet access worldwide. Several private-equity firms acquired the company in 2004 for $3.1 billion. The terms of the deal were worth approximately $2.85 billion less than the total face value of the debt investments.

Author: 0 Merkel: no turning back from historic Paris climate pact

Trump had vowed during the election campaign to "cancel" the Paris agreement within 100 days of becoming president on January 20 in order to bolster USA oil and coal giant, which bankrolled his campaign. The Chinese president used the Davos forum of global business and political elites in January to enhance his country's credentials as a bastion of free trade in contrast to Trump's protectionism.

Research U.S. states, cities reject Trump's repudiation of the Paris accord
Author: 0 U.S. states, cities reject Trump's repudiation of the Paris accord

Chris Matthews thinks leaving the Paris Climate Accord makes President Donald Trump the "most selfish man" because it is the "worst thing" he has done as president. Before winning the Presidential elections in 2016, Donald Trump called climate change a "hoax" and refused to believe that it is a real issue that needs to be taken care of.

Research Defiant US governors vow to uphold climate pact
Author: 0 Defiant US governors vow to uphold climate pact

Jerry Brown had joined with other states and governments in Europe, Canada and China to pursue reductions in greenhouse gas emissions greater than those called for in the Paris pact. While China needs European Union technical know-how to reduce the pollution blighting its cities, the European Union is looking to Beijing to take action against emissions blamed for increased droughts, rising seas and other affects of climate change.

Author: 0 NASA to send unmanned probe to investigate the sun up close

The probe will orbit within 6.2 million kilometres of the Sun's surface and withstand temperatures of almost 1,377 degrees Celsius. A NASA spacecraft will aim straight for the sun next year and bear the name of the astrophysicist who predicted the existence of the solar wind almost 60 years ago.

Research Space capsule with 2 astronauts returns to Earth
Author: 0 Space capsule with 2 astronauts returns to Earth

She is filling a vacancy left after Russian Federation scaled down its station crew size to two members from three. Fyodor Yurchikhin and Jack Fischer will replace the returning pair on the International Space Station. Samantha Cristoforetti of Italy spent 199 days on her mission in 2015. Pesquet is France's 10th ISS astronaut and has become a bit of a social media celebrity at home, with more than 550,000 followers on Twitter where he frequently posted photographs of Earth from space.

Author: 0 Rover findings indicate stratified lake on ancient Mars

This was revealed by a comprehensive analysis of the data gathered by NASA's Curiosity rover, which has been on the Martian surface since August 2012. This evenly layered rock imaged in 2014 by the Mastcam on NASA's Curiosity Mars rover shows a pattern typical of a lake-floor sedimentary deposit near where flowing water entered a lake.

Research Nissan reveals upgraded X-Trail SUV to improve
Author: 0 Nissan reveals upgraded X-Trail SUV to improve "quality and refinement"

The system, which was launched on the Japan-only Serena MPV previous year, still requires drivers to maintain contact with the steering wheel and be ready to retake control should they need to. Reflecting customer demands for a superior audio option, Tekna grade is now fitted with an all-new eight-speaker BOSE Premium audio system as standard.

Author: 0 ENG vs BAN Match 1 Prediction - ICC Champions Trophy 2017 (CT 17)

India open their campaign against Pakistan at Edgbaston on June 4 .'They have so much experience that if you give them freedom to play their own game in the middle order then I am sure they are the best judge of how to win a game, ' said Kohli, who assumed the one-day global captaincy from Dhoni in January.

Author: 0 City halls and landmarks turn green in support of Paris climate deal

Trump announced during a speech at the White House Rose Garden that he had chose to pull out of the landmark climate deal, in part because it would not reduce global temperatures fast enough to have a significant impact. is better off staying in the agreement", one of its leader said. Elon Musk has followed through on his threat to consciously uncouple from the Presidential councils on which he serves and Apple CEO Tim Cook has declared the decision "wrong for our planet".

Research Trump's Climate Decision Puts US on a Lonely Path
Author: 0 Trump's Climate Decision Puts US on a Lonely Path

The Canadian leader , however, said he is encouraged by "the growing momentum around the world to combat climate change and transition to clean growth economies". The Paris Agreement came into force last November and 147 of 197 signatory nations have ratified the agreement, according to the United Nations. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg also voiced his criticism, saying it was bad for the economy and puts "our children's future at risk".

Author: 0 YouGov poll one week before election predicts hung parliament

The polling company's seat projection study for the Times has resulted in a constituency-by-constituency estimate, which indicates what could happen on a good night and bad night for the Conservatives. What has the reaction been to the YouGov projection? "As this campaign has gone on, I think more and more people have seen what the consequences of a Tory government with an increased majority would be and they don't like that".

Research Shah Rukh Khan's next with Aanand L Rai
Author: 0 Shah Rukh Khan's next with Aanand L Rai

According to Daily Bhaskar , back in 2014 when Shah Rukh Khan was shooting for Happy New Year, fake news claimed that the superstar escaped an eight kilograms door on the movie's set, while he was filming for a romantic song . There were rumors of several actors having signed or being approached for Aanand L Rai's film but that was pure conjecture by the media. During his acting career, Shah Rukh Khan has starred in more than 80 feature films.

Author: 0 British PM May seen 13 seats short of majority: YouGov

U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative Party could fall short of winning an overall majority in next week's general election, according to new YouGov research for The Times newspaper. Her support appears to have plunged after the poor reception of the party manifesto, including plans to make more elderly voters pay for home care.

Author: 0 Implement Paris pact fully: Juncker urges EU, China

U.S. cities and states defied Trump's decision . "As of today, the United States will cease all implementation of the non-binding Paris accord and the draconian financial and economic burdens the agreement imposes on our country". Just two degrees of warming above pre-industrial conditions is considered a unsafe level of climate change, so scientists would consider more than half that amount to be a meaningful temperature reduction.

Author: 0 VVS hails government decision to not play bilateral series with Pak

Considering the fact that India and Pakistan rarely play against each other at the worldwide stage due to the political tension, the fans are waiting with bated breath for the upcoming match between the two neighbours. "While batting is India's traditional strength, it is also fielding a balanced bowling attack that includes some skillful bowlers led by the wily Ravichandran Ashwin ".

Author: 0 Valley congressman says pulling out of Paris agreement a good decision

He underscored that the Paris Agreement is founded on clear evidence, solid science and incredible worldwide collaboration. Disney CEO Bob Iger has resigned from President Donald Trump's Strategic and Policy Forum over the president's decision to withdraw from the Paris agreement on climate change .

Author: 0 World pledges to save 'Mother Earth' despite Trump's snub to climate pact

Trump was expected to withdraw ", but "other White House insiders disputed those reports, saying that no verdict had been reached". If we can, that's great. "It will only corner the USA and present China with an opportunity to reap the economic benefits of America's withdrawal", said Li Shuo, East Asia senior global policy officer for Greenpeace.

Author: 0 Holes in Trump's reasoning on climate pullout

The Global Times , an influential state-run tabloid, said in an editorial published on Thursday before Trump's announcement that China was not interested in discussions about the leadership of fighting climate change and would focus on its own promises to reduce emissions.