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Michael Bloomberg offers to foot USA cost of Paris Agreement

Michael Bloomberg offers to foot USA cost of Paris Agreement

Earlier on yesterday Baker - who didn't support Trump during last year's campaign and didn't vote for him - said he didn't think Trump's decision to withdraw from the agreement was the right thi...

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Reaction to climate-accord pullout is overblown

Reaction to climate-accord pullout is overblown

Pruitt was asked at least four times by reporters about whether Trump believes in climate change , or thinks it is a danger, and he gave similar responses each time. "Pittsburgh and other cities ...

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Ex-Penn St officials get jail terms in Sandusky abuse case

If he had ordered an investigation, it is "highly likely Spanier could have spared some if not all of the victims who were molested by Sandusky", Shapiro said. She called that inexcusable. He was sack...

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Arkansas falls to Missouri State 5-4, Moves to Losers Bracket

Arkansas falls to Missouri State 5-4, Moves to Losers Bracket

And when Knight was good, he was sharp, like the third-round draft pick he's projected to be. Paulsen took a meaty fastball right over the heart of the plate and sent it halfway to W. Taccolini was go...

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Former PSU President will do jail time and house arrest

Former PSU President will do jail time and house arrest

Spanier, 69, was convicted one week after guilty pleas from former Athletic Director Tim Curley and former Senior Vice President for Finance and Business Gary Schultz on misdemeanor charges of c...

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How world leaders are responding to the London Bridge terror attacks

At least three people were reportedly seen with their throats cut in the wake of reports of a knife attack and gunfire. British Transport Police say they have received reports of a major incident ...

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London Bridge terror attack

In a statement, United Kingdom Prime Minister Theresa May confirmed the incidents are "being treated as a potential act of terrorism ". Mr Varney then went on to describe the frantic scenes as em...

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I'll make sure United Nations gets $15 million for Paris agreement

We will never waver, because we know that future generations depend on us. Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's philanthropic group pledged $15 million Thursday to "fill the gap left by the U.S...

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Does Trump now believe in climate change? Aides won't say

One report suggests that if all United States cities participated, they could contribute 6% of the greenhouse gas savings the world needs to stick to the target. The irony is that Paris is working, b...

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1 dead, 2 workers missing after Wisconsin mill explosion

Emergency workers were still searching for two employees as of Thursday afternoon. In this photo provided by Jeff Lange, firefighters work at the scene following an explosion and fire at the Didion ...

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Lead of UK Conservatives holds, May now seen negatively

It seems that politicians never learn. Since May called the election in April, her party's poll lead has narrowed. May, who past year campaigned quietly to stay in the European Union , is now l...

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Shootout At Texas Car Dealership Leaves 3 Dead

Shootout At Texas Car Dealership Leaves 3 Dead

Authorities say that the two men, Fidel Garcia Jr. and Gabriel Bernal, were tracking 49-year-old Ramon Hutchinson, who was wanted on charges of assaulting an officer and possession of narcotics, when ...

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Auburn's Thompson strikes out 9 in 7-4 victory over UCF

Auburn's Thompson strikes out 9 in 7-4 victory over UCF

Auburn boasts two of the top starting pitchers in the country, and on Friday, Keegan Thompson showcased just how good he is against UCF. "We're just going to try to get some rest and come back and b...

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World's worst person robbed Portland hero while he lay dying

World's worst person robbed Portland hero while he lay dying

Best fell to the floor and at least two men rushed over to start CPR, Rachel Macy, a witness told the Oregonian . One is in the hospital. Mangum and a friend were on the train last week when poli...

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Congress Subpoenas Trump And Obama Officials In Russia Inquiry

Congress Subpoenas Trump And Obama Officials In Russia Inquiry

The ranking committee members, Reps. Flynn's lobbying firm, Flynn Intel Group, was also subpoenaed, as was Cohen's firm, Michael D. Cohen & Associates. But later in the day, the White House showed i...

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Arizona avoids elimination with 6-5 win over Delaware in 12

Arizona avoids elimination with 6-5 win over Delaware in 12

Robie Rojas hit a tiebreaking three-run homer in the sixth inning, leading Sam Houston State to a 5-4 victory against Arizona in the first round of the Houston Regional on Friday night. Nick Quintana ...

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Why China is stepping up against climate change

Why China is stepping up against climate change

Environment chief Erik Solheim says the decision by President Donald Trump to pull the USA out of the Paris climate accord "in no way brings an end to this unstoppable effort". The Vice President sa...

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Ex-FBI director to testify as soon as next week

Ex-FBI director to testify as soon as next week

Multiple media outlets, including CNN , have reported that sources have said the testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee might come just after the Senate returns from recess next wee...

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National Spelling Bee champ can spell everything... except 'covfefe'

National Spelling Bee champ can spell everything... except 'covfefe'

But Rohan eventually misspelled the word "marram", a beach grass, and Ananya went on to win after coolly spelling two more words correctly. The Scripps National Spelling Bee proves every year that w...

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Pregnancy after breast cancer doesn't raise recurrence risk, study shows

Pregnancy after breast cancer doesn't raise recurrence risk, study shows

A large clinical trial now under way is created to investigate the impact of interrupting adjuvant hormone therapy to allow for pregnancy in women with ER-positive breast cancer and will provide fur...

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White House: Trump Interviewing 4 FBI Candidates

White House: Trump Interviewing 4 FBI Candidates

Mr Trump leaves Friday afternoon on his first overseas trip as president, a four-country, five-stop tour that will keep him out of Washington for more than a week. Trump has denounced the probe as a...

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Jared Kushner's Russian Escapade

A top White House communications staffer has resigned as President Donald Trump considers a major staff overhaul. Surely, Spicer will clarify in no time . It's possible that in the future, ...

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Ananya Vinay, California 6th Grader, Wins Scripps National Spelling Bee

Ananya Vinay, California 6th Grader, Wins Scripps National Spelling Bee

CNN is so obsessed with Trump's Twitter typo that they asked the recently crowned Scripps National Spelling Bee champion to spell " covfefe " on air with them. 2017 marked the 90th year of the Sc...

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Trump targets India, China as U.S. exits climate pact

Trump targets India, China as U.S. exits climate pact

Elon Musk , chief executive of electric vehicle maker Tesla Inc. and aerospace firm SpaceX, said Thursday he was resigning from White House advisory councils after Trump's announcement. Pulling out ...

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3 ex-Penn State officials sent to jail in Sandusky scandal

Sandusky is appealing his sentence, and Spanier said he also planned to appeal. Prosecutors with the state Attorney General's Office contended that he chose to bury a claim that Sandusky had been seen...

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London Bridge shut down after pedestrians struck; stabbings reported in nearby market

London Bridge shut down after pedestrians struck; stabbings reported in nearby market

They did not say if officers fired the shots. While the Trump administration and the United Kingdom have not yet called the incident a terrorist attack , Prime Minister Theresa May has released a s...

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Vladimir Putin claims 'patriotic hackers' framed Russian Federation for United States election interference

A United States journalist had asked him if Russian Federation had reached a secret deal with Mr Trump to soften USA sanctions on Russian Federation. The allegations of Russian interference in the p...

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Mother of quadriplegic receives a surprise honorary MBA

Mother of quadriplegic receives a surprise honorary MBA

O'Connor spent his free time outside, playing volleyball, surfing and skateboarding. It's been a goal of his since a crippling accident in 2012 left him a quadriplegic, the university's blog reports ...

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When It Comes To 'Covfefe' Merriam-Webster Has No Words

When It Comes To 'Covfefe' Merriam-Webster Has No Words

Spicer had said that only Trump and a small number of people knew the meaning of the word. But not all LIRR customers were amused when the train's Twitter account offered its own take early Wednes...

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Massive landslide takes out California's famous Highway 1

Massive landslide takes out California's famous Highway 1

At this time , the landslide stretches approximately a third of a mile, with some areas of Highway 1 believed to be buried by as much as 40 feet of mud, dirt, and stone. The 656-mile Pacific Coast Hig...

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North Carolina State holds off Kentucky 5-4 in NCAA regional

After spending hours in the early morning Saturday and up to three hours before first pitch contemplating, Avent went another direction. Back-to-back first-inning homers by Stephen Pitarra and Josh ...

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Kathleen Parker: Kushner remains in White House family

But instead of allocating ample time , in recognition that many questions had piled up, he ended the session after just 30 minutes and left in a huff, following an exchange with reporters over "fak...

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Bloomberg and USA mayors form climate coalition

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his " climate change" minister Catherine McKenna are both "disappointed" over President Donald Trump's decision to break with the Paris climate accord ...

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Davidson's run continues with 2-1 upset of FGCU

Davidson's run continues with 2-1 upset of FGCU

The Eagles got off to a slow start after several mental mistakes allowed the Wolverines to seize a 3-0 lead through the top of the second. Davidson, the Atlantic 10 champion, is playing in its first N...

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Russian Ambassador in US Kislyak Hopeful About Thaw in Bilateral Ties

In creating a separate entity to handle the Russian Federation fallout, the White House hopes existing staffers can return their focus to executing the President's agenda, which has largely stalle...

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Garcia hits homer, gets win as UCLA beats Texas A&M 8-2

Garcia hits homer, gets win as UCLA beats Texas A&M 8-2

While Inouye-Perez said Fernandez's outburst showed the kind of commitment to the players that the team preaches, the head coach said things could have been handled better. The deciding play in UCLA...

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Rex Tillerson Downplays Significance of US Pulling Out of Paris Agreement

Rex Tillerson Downplays Significance of US Pulling Out of Paris Agreement

The foundation will provide the $15 million commitment the United Nations climate change secretariat will lose from Washington to ensure there is no disruption in their work, he said. mayors who hav...

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Here's The Heartbreaking Letter A Portland Victim's Mom Wrote To Trump

Here's The Heartbreaking Letter A Portland Victim's Mom Wrote To Trump

Police and witnesses said the victims were defending two teen girls who were the focus of Christian's tirade. However, Fletcher wants supporters to remember the girls as well. Court documents show tha...

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Top New York Democrats decry Trump for embassy delay

The Western Wall, which is one of the holiest sights in Judaism, is in Jerusalem. USA officials asserted that the president chose to postpone relocating the embassy. He signed a presidential waiver,...

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Bonino questionable for Game 3 of Stanley Cup Finals

Bonino questionable for Game 3 of Stanley Cup Finals

Hagelin has just one goal in 11 playoff games this year. The goal ended a 72:54 drought for Nashville, which had outshot the Penguins 18-9 in the first Final game ever played in Nashville. Auston ...

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