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German industry says Trump's climate pact pull-out harms global economy

Doug Derwin, a San Francisco tech investor, self-funded a $2 million campaign to get Musk to "Dump Trump". The Paris Agreement is a global action plan by almost 200 countries to work together on wha...

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Trump suggests media are fabricating anonymous sources

He added that the 36-year-old, who has a portfolio ranging from Middle East peace to streamlining the federal bureaucracy, is "respected by virtually everyone" and "is a very good person". Enough ques...

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Trump says climate pact news coming 'very soon'

Members of the House leadership team have issued no statements or tweets regarding Trump's decision to withdraw from the accord and offered no explanation when reached out to by CNN . The officia...

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NCAA Baseball regional: Stanford blasts Sacramento State to open postseason

Scott Hurst led off with a double and later scored on a throwing error. Register now to learn how DHS and Commerce are implementing CDM strategies. "I know Stanford, we opened up against them this ...

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Pot decriminalization bill heads to New Hampshire governor

Pot decriminalization bill heads to New Hampshire governor

John Lynch. Current Governor Chris Sununu has previously said he will sign a fetal homicide bill into law if it reaches his desk. The measure was initially approved by the House in March with a 316 ...

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EU, China back climate pact after Trump pullout

Now the USA stands with only Syria and Nicaragua as countries on the sidelines. And Trump has reversed himself before on major policy pledges, including on whether to abandon the North American Free T...

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The way Sean Spicer sees it

The way Sean Spicer sees it

They ask why Kushner would suggest secret conversations with the ambassador and meet the head of a Russian bank under US sanctions, failing - like a number of Trump associates - to mention it on his...

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Paris withdrawal sets business world at odds with Trump

They described it as a coalition that will convene USA states committed to upholding the Paris Climate agreement . " President Trump is not putting America first, he is tethering it to the past". ...

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Accused South Carolina serial killer to plead guilty, attorney says

Accused South Carolina serial killer to plead guilty, attorney says

Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office investigators say Brown told them Kohlhepp shot and killed Carver. Kohlhepp, who was convicted and imprisoned in an unrelated 1986 Arizona kidnapping and rape cas...

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Cause of Wisconsin corn mill blast unclear; 1 worker missing

Wednesday at the Didion Milling plant in Cambria. The plant processes corn for ethanol. The sheriff's office has confirmed one fatality, with two employees believed to be missing. Wednesday at the...

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US murder suspect yells about free speech

US murder suspect yells about free speech

The murder suspect in an alleged hate speech stabbing made repeated outbursts during his appearance in court on Tuesday. Outside the packed courtroom on Tuesday, around 30 anti-fascist protesters ...

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Georgia peach crop faces nearly 80 percent loss this year

Georgia peach crop faces nearly 80 percent loss this year

The problem for farmers in both Georgia and neighboring SC is cold. Two nights of subfreezing weather destroyed tree buds that lead to the peaches in fields across Middle Georgia. But there's still no...

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"'We're getting out' from Paris climate accord" Trump

Trump said America was "getting out" of a deal he said imposed "draconian" burdens costing millions of U.S. jobs and billions of dollars. Former President Barack Obama had agreed to reduce the c...

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1 dead, several hurt after explosion at Wisconsin corn milling plant

1 dead, several hurt after explosion at Wisconsin corn milling plant

Two workers are missing. None of the workers have been identified. U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration investigators were on the scene. Almost two dozen fire departments and four poli...

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Japan voices regret over United States withdrawal from Paris climate accord

Twenty-five major US corporations pursuing their own Carbon dioxide reduction plans urged Trump to stick with the agreement in a full-page ad in Washington D.C. "I think it's a natural thing that ...

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Trump's mysterious late-night tweet about 'covfefe' goes viral

US intelligence agencies concluded in January that Russian President Vladimir Putin oversaw a campaign of computer hacking, fake news and propaganda meant to swing the election to Republican Trum...

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Trump Tweets (Again) About Changing Senate Filibuster Rules

Trump Tweets (Again) About Changing Senate Filibuster Rules

Lowering expectations, Iowa's two Republican senators say the long-promised repeal of "Obamacare" is unlikely, and any final agreement with the Republican-controlled House is uncertain. Democrats have...

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Trump pulls US out of climate accord

Musk was one of 18 business leaders serving on Trump's chief business advisory council, known as the Strategic and Policy Forum. This decision goes against a worldwide effort to prevent further envi...

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TriMet attacker's family expresses sympathy to victims

TriMet attacker's family expresses sympathy to victims

Jeremy Joseph Christian , the Portland stabbing suspect, yelled as if he was proud of himself in his first courtroom appearance, and sadly did not show any regret for the atrocious crime he is being...

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Deadline for budget action looms over Illinois Legislature

Rep. Sara Wojcicki-Jiminez is a Republican from Springfield. Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan says his fellow Democrats are concerned about how they saw Rauner working with the Senate . T...

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Sixth-grader wins National Spelling Bee

It was the first time since 2013 that the bee declared a sole champion. Last year, Jairam Hathwar of NY spelled "Feldenkrais" (a method of exercise therapy) and Nihar Janga of Texas spelled "gesells...

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World leaders accuse Trump of turning his back on the planet

World leaders accuse Trump of turning his back on the planet

President Donald Trump's decision to pull the United States out of the landmark Paris Accord sent shockwaves across the globe, with world leaders, scientists and other notables condemning the move...

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House intel panel approves subpoenas for Trump lawyer, former top aide

His comments came on the heels of the resignation of White House Communications Director Mike Dubke-who did not have a relationship with Trump prior to taking the post . "As Trump and his entoura...

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Pittsburgh, other cities defy President Trump's decision to leave Paris Agreement

He also ordered the Environmental Protection Agency to review, with an eye on overturning, Obama's cornerstone action for meeting the US commitments under the Paris deal, the Clean Power Plan . He ...

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MAX train murder suspect makes repeated outbursts in first court appearance

MAX train murder suspect makes repeated outbursts in first court appearance

Authorities say he stabbed three men who tried to stop him from shouting anti-Muslim slurs at two young women. When three men on the train intervened, police say, Christian attacked them, killing two ...

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Statement from Congressman Jim Himes on Trump abandoning Paris Climate Agreement

As the energy capital of the world and the nation's largest municipal purchaser of green power, Houston is leading by example and living proof that large, industrial cities can have a robust economy a...

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Jewish groups praise Trump call for Muslim nations to confront Islamist extremism

Jewish groups praise Trump call for Muslim nations to confront Islamist extremism

Trump's Riyadh visit kicks off his first presidential trip overseas, with Saudi Arabia the first stop on a nine-day journey through the Middle East and Europe. Trump offered few indications of wheth...

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No budget deal yet as IL nears end of legislative session

The House adjourned without taking up a $37 billion Senate spending plan, saying Senate Republicans didn't provide any votes. Getting that 911 funding restored is what Democratic Rep. Frerichs, a ...

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Bears WR Cameron Meredith injures thumb ligament

Meredith, 24, had a breakout season in 2016, finishing with 66 receptions for 888 yards and four touchdowns. Tuesday, new receiver Victor Cruz praised Meredith, a former Illinois State quarterback w...

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Video shows bounty hunters approach man before shootout

According to Greenville Police, the pair pulled out guns and began giving Hutchinson orders. According to the Dallas Morning News , officials identified the bounty hunters as Fidel Garcia Jr. "Un...

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Lexington student advances in Scripps National Spelling Bee

All spellers moved onto Wednesday's Round Two. The final competition will take place on Thursday. In an interview before Wednesday's second round, Propper said she had no special routine or supersti...

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Trump To Announce US Pullout From Climate Accord

Trump To Announce US Pullout From Climate Accord

Other European leaders were more explicit in expressing their fears that the US government may abandon worldwide measures against climate change. Without mentioning the USA specifically, Li said tha...

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New Jersey Powerball winners use jackpot to help others

New Jersey Powerball winners use jackpot to help others

Proceeds from the Colorado Lottery's games - Lotto, Lucky for Life, Cash 5, Pick 3, Mega Millions, Powerball and Scratch - enhance, protect, and improve parks, recreation areas, wildlife, trails and o...

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French President Emmanuel Macron responds to Trump:

French President Emmanuel Macron responds to Trump: "Make our planet great again"

The U.S. coal industry was in decline long before the Paris accord was signed in 2015. WHITE HOUSE: "According to a study by NERA Consulting, meeting the Obama administration's requirements in th...

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34 bodies found in Philippines casino after shooting attack (Third Lead)

34 bodies found in Philippines casino after shooting attack (Third Lead)

At least one suffocated from smoke. Dela Rosa said the attacker set fire to gaming tables in a casino at the complex by pouring gasoline on them but did not fire at people. He said the man then fir...

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Microsoft Garage releases Your News for Xbox One, delivers personalized news

Microsoft Garage releases Your News for Xbox One, delivers personalized news

The new Xbox One update called "Tournaments" now included on the game page of "Killer Instinct", adding Arena support to the fighting game. The central processing unit (CPU) of the Xbox Project Scor...

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Thomas' 2-run shot lifts Washington past Oregon 3-1 in WCWS

Thomas' 2-run shot lifts Washington past Oregon 3-1 in WCWS

Kirstyn Thomas put Game 1 away with a two-run, seventh-inning blast off Megan Kleist, giving Washington the 3-1 win over Oregon. But once again, it was Washington which got the last word with a 3-1 v...

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Disney CEO Joins Elon Musk In Ditching Trump Over Paris Withdrawal

Nick Molho, executive director of the Aldersgate Group, an alliance of business, politics and civil society leaders driving action for a sustainable economy, said Mr Trump's decision would not result ...

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Iran Dismisses US Allegation of Terror Attempt

Iran Dismisses US Allegation of Terror Attempt

When a top State Department official was asked to justify President Donald Trump's flamboyant displays of support for the absolute monarchy in Saudi Arabia , hilarity ensued. "Clearly one source ...

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It's Starting: Trump Demands Israel Transfer Land to Arabs BEFORE Deal

It's Starting: Trump Demands Israel Transfer Land to Arabs BEFORE Deal

He is accompanied by First Lady Melania Trump. The US is demanding that Israel transfer land from Area C, which, according to the Oslo accords is under complete Israeli control, to Area B, where the...

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