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Leaders pledge to boost climate efforts after Trump decision

USA billionaire, philanthropist and UN envoy for climate change Michael Bloomberg pledged $15 million to support the agreement's coordinating agency if necessary - the sum it stands to lose should the United States refuse to pay its share.

House Intelligence Committee Issues Subpoenas in Russia Probe

Nunes recused himself from the probe after his political blunder of sharing intelligence with President Donald Trump before his committee members. A spokeswoman for the committee's chairman, Sen. Putin has denied conducting such a campaign. In the video, Nunes explains why he felt he had to make the unexpected trip to the White House that sparked an ethics investigation into whether he mishandled classified information.

I represent people of Pittsburgh, not Paris: Donald Trump

Pence called Trump's decision "refreshing". Newly elected French President Emmanuel Macron similarly reiterated his country's commitment to climate action, and extended an invitation to "all scientists, engineers, entrepreneurs, responsible citizens who were disappointed by the decision of the United States", saying: "I want to say that they will find in France a second homeland".

Ahead of WWDC, Apple Announces Huge App Store Sales, Commissions

App Store downloads are up more than 70% in the trailing 12 months compared to the preceding 12-month period. One stat I'd be particularly interested in seeing is how that $70 billion breaks down amongst developers. Apple highlighted several apps that have recently seen success within the walls of the Store. Among the most popular apps were the phenomenally popular games Pokemon Go and Super Mario Run , Nintendo's first-ever smartphone game, which was launched on iOS in December.

Juventus vs Real Madrid 3 June 2017: UCL Preview and Predictions

History, it seems, would be rewritten on Saturday evening. Another club legend Cristiano Ronaldo has broken numerous individual records this season and adding another Champions League crown to his stellar list of honours would be the cherry on top of a lavish cake.

Texas House Declines To Negotiate With Senate On Its Proposed 'Bathroom' Compromise

Many states have balked at such bills after North Carolina was thrust into political and economic upheaval over its law, which was partially repealed in March. The Senate's original bill was similar to North Carolina's and Patrick has rejected the House's weakened version, though compromise is still possible in conference committee.

Nokia 9 gets benchmarked by AnTuTu, revealing specs for the high-end model

Nokia 9 will come with 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage. Of course, this may need to be taken with a grain of salt given the somewhat anomalous processing scores compared to the vast majority of the other results. The specifications as listed confirm a high-end Nokia device. It remains to be seen if the Nokia 9 will feature three 13MP sensors. Apart from these aspects, the rumors and speculations point out at the presence of a 5.5-inch QHD 1440p display and a near stock Android 7.1.1 ...

No evidence about Russia's interference in USA polls: Putin

Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF). But we won't do that, " Putin joked during a session of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF)". "Help us restore normal political dialogue", Putin said. "The economy has entered a new phase of expansion", Putin said. Ambassador Sergei Kislyak's meetings with members of Trump's team have been a focus of the congressional investigation.

Local Leaders Defy Trump's Paris Withdrawal

But it is one that will live in history as the administration's own, not that of local leaders who will continue to work tirelessly to uphold the agreement's principles. The Earth is likely to reach more unsafe levels of warming sooner as a result of the Trump's decision because America's pollution contributes so much to rising temperatures, scientists said.

Game experience best way to prepare for Golden State Warriors

It appears this season is no different, except for the addition of one; Derrick Williams . This NBA Finals , albeit only 1 game in, is following a similar script to last year's. "They're going to make adjustments", Brown said. The real difference between the Golden State Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers was Kevin Durant , who was exceptional on defense while being unstoppable of offense.

Man flashing money on Facebook Live arrested on drug charges

Cops seized a handgun, crack cocaine, ammo, Oxydodone pills, cash and drug paraphernalia, WTLV reported while confirming that the video was authentic. The Daily Wire reports that in the video (below) a shirtless Hollings is seen babbling to the camera from inside of a bathroom while fanning out a large sum of money.

President Trump's Campaign Announces a 'Pittsburgh, Not Paris' Rally in DC

Pruitt said Trump made a very courageous decision by pulling out of the Paris Agreement . Referring to what he called "the latest unfortunate decisions of the new administration", Tusk said that the European Union and China had "demonstrated solidarity with future generations".

Disney CEO Bob Iger quits Trump council over Paris climate agreement

Trump said on Thursday that the USA will leave the Paris climate deal , making it one of three countries-along with Syria and Nicaragua , the latter of which didn't believe the pact went far enough-to hold out of the deal. "To all who care about the future of our planet, I say: let us continue together, so that we are successful for our Mother Earth ". "New York, California, and Washington , representing over one-fifth of USA gross domestic product, are committed to achieving the ...

Paris Climate Agreement: Four US states join alliance committed to upholding deal

Tillerson said repeatedly in his confirmation hearing in January that he accepted climate change is real and believed it was important for America to "have a seat at the table" in worldwide discussions on the matter. That war has contributed to the rise of Islamic State, an ultra-hardline militant group that has planned and carried out attacks against the West, and which Trump has vowed to destroy.

This disgusting iPhone 8 design keeps popping up

Benin Mngmt Corp has 36,887 shares for 1.96% of their portfolio. Cdk Global Inc now has $9.00 billion valuation. Since January 1, 0001, it had 3 insider buys, and 0 selling transactions for $78,494 activity. The ratio dived, as 846 active investment managers started new or increased holdings, while 1065 sold and reduced their holdings in Apple Inc . KONDO CHRIS had sold 2,649 shares worth $339,204 on Thursday, February 2.

Microsoft showcases Windows Mixed Reality headsets

It's proving to be the most divisive of the Windows Mixed Reality designs, if only because of its use of color. And like all mixed reality headsets for Windows 10, it features inside-out tracking, which negates the need for external motion sensors such as the HTC Vive's Lighthouse tracking system.

India among countries worst-affected by new 'Fireball' malware

Check Point revealed the existence of this Chinese malware in a blog posting. It installs plugins and other configurations created to boost the malware's advertisements, but can easily become a primary distributor for any additional malware.

Ford Ousts CEO Mark Fields; Self-Driving Chief Hackett Takes Over

Hackett will report to executive chairman Bill Ford and is recognized as a transformational business leader. Ford Motor Company is making a change in its leadership. Fields, 56, proved himself in the early 2000s by engineering the turnaround of Mazda , then a company that was controlled by Ford. The primary reason for these changes are Ford's tumbling stock price.

Asus Zenfone smartphone with live streaming feature to launch today

The ASUS ZenFone Live runs on the Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS with the ASUS Zen UI 3.0 running on top. The Zenfone Live comes equipped with a 5-inch HD display along with the 2.5D curved glass. Netizens now are more interested in streaming their adventures live to their friends in the digital world. Connectivity options also include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g/n), WiFi-Direct, Bluetooth v4.0, GPS/A-GPS, Glonass, FM Radio, a 3.5mm audio jack and a microUSB 2.0 port for charging and data ...

High Times magazine sold to group including Bob Marley's son

High Times is entering a new era. Levin says that he, Marley and other partners believe they have acquired a gem in High Times . In an exclusive interview with Cheddar, Levin said he will work as an interim CEO while Oreva "put [s] the right team into place at High Times ", and expressed excitement over the new opportunities for the publication and brand, which will now largely operate out of Los Angeles, California.

Gionee S10, S10B and S10C with Dual Camera Setup Launched in China

As for the rest of the Gionee S10 , it should have plenty of power to last a full day with its 3,450 mAh battery and will run Android 7.0 Nougat. The S10C will act as the base variant of the trio, featuring a single 16MP camera on the rear and a 13MP sensor on the front. This dual-SIM supported phone runs on Android v6.0 Marshmallow edition and has a 2300 mAh battery .

Akamai Technologies, Inc. (AKAM)

About 13.37 million shares traded. It has outperformed by 10.12% the S&P500. Hikari Power Ltd purchased a new position in shares of Akamai Technologies during the third quarter worth approximately $1,007,000. Decatur Capital Mgmt accumulated 28,338 shares. Moreover, Gateway Advisers Limited Liability Corp has 0.03% invested in Akamai Technologies, Inc. Akamai Technologies ( NASDAQ AKAM ) traded down 0.59% during trading on Monday, hitting $47.15.

American bishops decry Trump's decision on climate change

In his first ever tweet, Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein called the decision a "setback" for the environment and for U.S. global leadership. Mr Bloomberg is the United Nations special envoy for cities and climate change . The Paris Agreement was adopted on December 12, 2015, at the COP-21 UN Climate Change Conference held in the capital of France. He said that Brussels and Beijing believe in "the full implementation, without nuances, of the Paris climate agreement ", and underlined ...

DUPONT CAPITAL MANAGEMENT Corp Invests $2.40 Million in Akamai Technologies, Inc. (AKAM)

Institutional investors own 91.07% of the company's stock. Janus Capital Management LLC raised its position in Akamai Technologies by 207.6% in the fourth quarter. If you are viewing this piece on another website, it was stolen and reposted in violation of United States and worldwide trademark and copyright legislation.

To Release By The End June? LG Director Answers Rumors

When LG launched its flagship G6, the buying options for the smartphone based on region left you scratching your head. Sadly, the changes may disappoint those looking for more power or groundbreaking technology that normally sets main flagships from other members of the product line.

Cuomo announces $1.5 billion for renewable energy projects

In partnership with the ILR School's Worker Institute at Cornell University, the initiative will focus on accelerating energy-efficiency and renewable-energy growth across NY - making the Empire State "a magnet for new energy technologies", according to the governor's office, even as the Trump Administration ignores the global warming crisis and the innovative economy rising against it.

For 3rd year, IL lawmakers miss budget deadline

Rauner told "The Big John and Ray Show" on WLS that he can not approve a budget unless it contains local property tax relief. Passed by the state Senate Wednesday night after having approved by the House earlier, it would allow a change in the marker if a medical or mental health professional affirms that the applicant has had "clinically appropriate" treatment, but not necessarily surgery, as now required, the Chicago Tribune reports.

Investigation underway after woman found dead inside Needham

State police are asking residents to be on the lookout for a vehicle that belonged to an elderly woman who was found murdered in her suburban Boston apartment late Wednesday night. Shifrina's daughter made the discovery when she came to check on her mother. "It's very scary", said neighbor Jennifer Riley said. I thought she just wanted to stay home, but other colleagues who chose to meet after the session, they began to worry.

Ministry will process Niti Aayog report on Air India sale: Jaitley

As for the rest of the flag carrier's debt, the government has yet to decide whether to write off or reorganize it, the person said. "The government needs to resolve four big issues in Air India's strategic disinvestment.Whether or not to privatise, and if yes, then what is the universe of potential buyers".

Texas Governor signs Dallas, Houston pension bills

Two days after Abbott signed the bill , El Cenizo sued the state, arguing that its sanctuary city policy keeps the town safe by allowing undocumented immigrants to feel comfortable reporting a crime. The tech companies have aligned themselves with critics of the bill who believe the legislation is unfair to the transgender community. "So I think the judge should be pleased that Texas did our constitutional and legal duty on our own, to implement landmark legislation that will completely ...

Nokia smartphones globally available by the end of June

Namely Nokia 6 , Nokia 5 and Nokia 3 with different specifications and all these run on Android . All the three phones will be available worldwide and not in one country. But whether the devices be able to deliver on reliability, and live up to some of Nokia's legacy is something we'll have to wait and watch. The Nokia 5 comes with a 5.2-inch screen with Qualcomm's Snapdragon 430 which is paired with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage.

Wealth Architects LLC Has $492000 Position in Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE)

It has outperformed by 25.59% the S&P500. 03/17/2017 - Adobe Systems Incorporated had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Citigroup. Therefore 27% are positive. Rencher Bradley had sold 40,000 shares worth $4.56M on Tuesday, January 24. WARNOCK JOHN E sold $632,472 worth of stock. Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE ) climbed 0.37% and its total traded volume was 1.54 million shares contrast to the average volume of 2.31 million shares.

Amazon Giving Refunds To Parents Whose Kids Made Purchases Without Permission

We recently told you how news reporters triggered Alexa to make unauthorized purchases . Apparently, it is not only Amazon that has been fixed in such cases. Amazon has emailed consumers it believes are eligible for the refunds . With that said, people who do not have the email are unlikely to receive any payment.

'Friendly fire' kills 11 soldiers and wounds seven in Philippines

Numerous officials from the Philippines and elsewhere in the region have expressed concern that ISIS members could travel from the Middle East to Southeast Asia, either under the guise of local fighters returning home, or trainers sent to provide expertise and guidance to the so-called "Brigade of the Migrant" based in the southern Philippines.

India's green lobby slams Trump for exiting Paris deal

And after Thursday's announcement, DiCaprio has taken to social media to decry the controversial decision, reported Vanity Fair. U.N. Environment chief Erik Solheim says the decision by President Donald Trump to pull the US out of the Paris climate accord "in no way brings an end to this unstoppable effort".