Sci-tech

Trump Won't Try to Block Comey Testimony With Executive Privilege Claim

But asked directly whether Mr Trump would invoke executive privilege on his testimony, she added: "The President will make that decision". Tapper went on to the heart of the Russian Federation p...

by · Sci-tech

Science Community Reacts to US Withdrawal from Paris Climate Change Agreement

There was plenty of talk about jobs and the United States economy. "Scrapping the Paris climate agreement is an abdication of American leadership in the fight against the biggest threat facing peo...

by · Sci-tech
Apple iMac 2017 won't be unveiled at WWDC; Only new MacBooks expected

Apple iMac 2017 won't be unveiled at WWDC; Only new MacBooks expected

The most interesting information, though, was about Apple Glasses, which is the company's take on AR-powered headwear . There is some evidence to back this claim. Additionally Apple TV, iPods are sup...

by · Sci-tech

IOS 11 set to be unveiled today

Every June, company executives get up in front of the public (and a live audience of loyal developers who paid $1,600 a head to get in) and lay out Apple's vision for how all of its major platforms ...

by · Sci-tech

Daesh Claims Responsibility for London Terror Attack

Some polls indicate the election could be close , possibly throwing Britain into political deadlock just days before formal Brexit talks with the European Union are due to begin on June 19. Witnesses...

by · Sci-tech

How Trump's climate deal move could impact US industry

CHICAGO Evangelical Christian environmental groups on Friday panned President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw the United States from a global climate change pact, with leaders saying the pol...

by · Sci-tech
NASA Postpones Sounding Rocket Launch Until June 11

NASA Postpones Sounding Rocket Launch Until June 11

Should things go according to plan, NASA's sounding rocket experiment could light up the sky in the early hours of Sunday morning. It was set to launch from Wallops Flight Facility on the easter...

by · Sci-tech
NASA Reveals the Details of Its Historic Mission To

NASA Reveals the Details of Its Historic Mission To "Touch the Sun"

It is the first time that NASA has ever named a spacecraft after a living researcher, and NASA said it was making history by honouring Dr Parker, the American astrophysicist who first developed ...

by · Sci-tech

France mocks USA decision to pull out of climate deal

Administrator Scott Pruitt stressed on Sunday that President Trump said while he was running for the Oval Office that climate change is occurring. "What's important here is, what the president did...

by · Sci-tech

Trump saw Paris climate pact as economic straitjacket

Russian President also said that Trump's promise to negotiate new conditions for the U.S. leaves hope for reaching a compromise on the Paris deal before it takes effect in 2021. The decision-which...

by · Sci-tech

Humans Contribute To Global Warming Says US Environmental Agency Chief

And if we can, that's great. The United States shaped the agreement to suit its own interests, and the rest of the world went along because it wanted an agreement that the second largest polluter on t...

by · Sci-tech

US will continue to reduce greenhouse emissions

President Trump announcement that the U.S.is going to pull out of the Paris Agreement on climate change has prompted a strong backlash from business leaders . Hal Brands , a professor of globa...

by · Sci-tech

Goldman Sachs CEO, Steinitz join critics of U.S. pullout from Paris accords

By Friday morning, dozens of USA mayors signed a pact vowing to ' adopt, honour and uphold' the goals enshrined by the Paris agreement , regardless of the U.S.'s official position. "Trump", said ...

by · Sci-tech
USA hackers could be behind United States presidential campaign leaks: Putin

USA hackers could be behind United States presidential campaign leaks: Putin

Trump has also disparaged a dossier of unsubstantiated allegations that purported to show Russian intelligence operatives had compromising information about him, but which he has described as a "hoax"...

by · Sci-tech

Trump misrepresented MIT climate research, officials say

She said China is willing to strengthen effective communication and practical cooperation with the European Union to safeguard and advance the process of multilateral governance on climate chang...

by · Sci-tech

European Union Rules Out Renegotiating Paris Agreement with US

They also asserted that the USA could not unilaterally renegotiate the 2015 agreement - contrary to a suggestion made by Trump during his Thursday announcement. In announcing his decision, Trump said ...

by · Sci-tech

A Canadian was among London attack victims

The terror network announced it was behind the deadly attack on a casino and shopping complex in the Philippines last Friday - but Manila police said the killer was a Filipino gambling addict heavily ...

by · Sci-tech

United States embassy in London directly contradicts Trump's Twitter attack on London's mayor

IS has urged supporters to weaponize vehicles in attacks against the West. After it had stopped, three men got out of the vehicle and ran into a nearby area with bars and restaurants and frantically s...

by · Sci-tech
Vladimir Putin denies knowledge of Jared Kushner's back channel proposal

Vladimir Putin denies knowledge of Jared Kushner's back channel proposal

Trump himself has been dogged by questions about any business dealings with Russia as well as reports of a damaging Russian dossier. Megyn Kelly's much-anticipated, one-on-one exclusive interview ...

by · Sci-tech
British police detain more people over London Bridge attack

British police detain more people over London Bridge attack

London police said officers killed the attackers within eight minutes of arriving at the scene. In addition, the three attackers were killed by police. The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria has ...

by · Sci-tech
Aides dance around this simple question: Does Trump believe climate change exists?

Aides dance around this simple question: Does Trump believe climate change exists?

It's the governor's first trip back to China since he led a trade delegation in 2013 and comes after President Donald Trump's announcement Thursday that he will pull out of the Paris climate accor...

by · Sci-tech

Austrian officials join global criticism of Trump Paris agreement withdrawal

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, who is charged with executing Trump's effort to expand drilling on federal land, told CNN he does not believe climate change is a hoax , but could not speak for the p...

by · Sci-tech

Automakers should stand with Paris Climate Accord

The head of the Environmental Protection Agency has said America has nothing to apologise for on climate change and retains a seat at the negotiating table, claiming: "After all, we're the Uni...

by · Sci-tech

Canadian killed in London terror attack identified as BC woman

The president notes the attackers used a van to slam into pedestrians and then assaulted people with knives. It was the third attack in Britain this year that Islamic State has claimed — after a sim...

by · Sci-tech

'Another load of nonsense': Putin denies having blackmail material on Trump

US intelligence agencies have concluded that Russian Federation meddled in the presidential election to hurt the bid of Democrat Hillary Clinton . "They can be in Russian Federation, in Asia ...even...

by · Sci-tech

Canadian killed in London terror attack identified

Before Trump's tweet , a Fox News host made a similar point, saying, "Notice we're not having a gun debate right now, because they didn't kill with guns". Meanwhile, Australia's foreign minister Juli...

by · Sci-tech
PM Modi leaves for home after wrapping up four-nation tour

PM Modi leaves for home after wrapping up four-nation tour

He recalled that in Berlin earlier this week, he had said , "Whether Paris or no Paris , our conviction is to protect environment". Meanwhile, there was no response from former President Bar...

by · Sci-tech
Farmers stir: Maharashtra revenue minister takes swipe at Pawar

Farmers stir: Maharashtra revenue minister takes swipe at Pawar

Replying to this, Mr Pawar while in Ratnagiri on Saturday late evening, said, "None of the political parties have taken part in the strike called by farmers". Farmers in Nashik have been aggressively ...

by · Sci-tech

NBA Finals Cavs try to adjust on both ends after drubbing

The Cavaliers , playing their first game in almost a week, denied rust was a factor in Thursday's 113-91 loss and simply tipped their cap to a talent-rich Warriors team that have won all 13 of their...

by · Sci-tech

B.C. Woman Identified As Canadian Who Died In London Terror Attack

The attack lasted about eight minutes, police said, but seven people were killed and at least 48 were hospitalized. Police had shot dead the three men eight minutes from when they got the first call. ...

by · Sci-tech

Sen. Mark Warner calls alleged Trump pressure on Comey "unthinkable"

Comey, ousted last month amid the FBI investigation into possible Trump campaign ties to Russian Federation, is set to testify Thursday before the Senate intelligence committee. Virginia Sen. Mark Wa...

by · Sci-tech

NBA Finals 2017: Warriors' Steve Kerr will coach Game 2 against Cavaliers

The Warriors are tough to beat no matter where they game is, but at the Oracle, they are even tougher. And I thought they did a good job of just playing in between, making us be off guard. "I feel l...

by · Sci-tech

US revolts against Trump climate decision

Trump ran on getting the US out of the deal, he won, and he is doing what he said he would do. The agreement's signatories aim to keep global warming below 3.6 degrees Fahrenheit ( 2 degrees Cels...

by · Sci-tech
Vigil to be held in honour of terror attack victims

Vigil to be held in honour of terror attack victims

London Bridge is a transport hub and nearby Borough Market is a fashionable warren of alleyways leavened with bars and restaurants that is always bustling on a Saturday night. The Met Police commissi...

by · Sci-tech

Climate move seeks to please Trump's most ardent backers

The day after President Donald Trump announced the us will withdraw from the Paris Agreement, it seemed White House officials were tasked with keeping the president's actual stance on climate chan...

by · Sci-tech

Sen. Collins: Tone, context of Trump-Comey conversations "so important"

According to a summary of a meeting Mr. Trump had with Russian officials that was obtained by The New York Times , Mr. Trump said that firing Comey relieved "great pressure" on him and called Comey...

by · Sci-tech
Bloomberg pledges $15M to United Nations to cover U.S. climate share

Bloomberg pledges $15M to United Nations to cover U.S. climate share

The United States further contributed about a quarter of the budget of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) under whose auspices the Paris Agreement was negotiated. "Its impacts ar...

by · Sci-tech
British police will name London Bridge attackers when 'operationally possible'

British police will name London Bridge attackers when 'operationally possible'

He said police were making significant progress in identifying the three attackers, but gave no details. It was eight minutes from the moment police were notified about the attack to when the three...

by · Sci-tech

Dems Agree with Putin, Communist China on Paris Climate Change Agreement

Charlie Baker said Friday he chose to partner with other states to combat climate change after speaking with Vermont Republican Gov. Phil Scott and New York Democratic Gov. That's where we spe...

by · Sci-tech

Returning Champions League winners Real Madrid received as living legends

Bale has struggled for regular starts this season due to a string of injury problems, prompting reports that he could leave Santiago Bernabeu. Manchester United are thought to be on the lookout fo...

by · Sci-tech