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Putin says 'patriotically minded' Russians may have meddled in U.S. election

California Rep. Nancy Pelosi says Trump is "denying scientific truths, removing safeguards that protect our health and our environment, protecting polluters and ... But Trump's chief White House economic adviser, Gary Cohn, told reporters during the trip overseas that Trump's views on climate change were "evolving" following the president's discussions with European leaders.

U.S. quits Paris climate pact; allies voice dismay

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she was disappointed at the announced exit from the Paris agreement. French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday categorically ruled out any renegotiation of the Paris climate accord and said U.S.

White House Says Trump Expected to Pull US from Paris Deal

As recently as last week, a senior White House official told reporters Mr. Trump was " evolving " on the issue of climate change after meeting with world leaders who encouraged him to preserve the accord . Like his boss, Pruitt has questioned the consensus of climate scientists that the Earth is warming and that man-made climate emissions are to blame. And he's already overturned several Obama-era efforts to reduce emissions.

NASA's Juno Mission Reveals New Discoveries About Planet — Jupiter Photos

Juno's findings are "really going to force us to rethink not only how Jupiter works", said Bolton. Data from Juno shows that Jupiter, the largest planet in our solar system, is a complex, massive and turbulent world. These happen every 53 days as Juno "screams by" Jupiter, going from the north to south pole in about two hours. "This uneven distribution suggests that the field might be generated by dynamo action closer to the surface, above the layer of metallic hydrogen", he said.

China, France step up as Trump backs out of Paris accord

The non-binding nature of the agreement meant that there was not some unbearable onus that could be removed only through withdrawal. Not long ago, critics of aggressive efforts to reduce the United States' emissions of climate-changing greenhouse gases argued that increasing emissions by China, India and other nations would negate American actions.

Saskatchewan concerned about Canadian industry as Trump pulls out of Paris accord

The move could prove to be a major setback for worldwide efforts to avert drastic global warming. Along with the German state of Baden-Wurttemberg, California in 2015 helped organize the Under2 Coalition , made up of state and local governments worldwide that have committed to reducing their greenhouse gas emissions 80 to 95 percent by 2050.

China's media calls Trump's withdrawal from Paris accord 'global setback'

Trump said America was "getting out" of a deal he said imposed "draconian" burdens costing millions of U.S. jobs and billions of dollars. "Wherever we live, whoever we are, we all share the same responsibility: make our planet great again", Macron added.

States seek to fill the void after Trump dumped the climate pact

President Donald Trump said Thursday he was withdrawing the USA from the Paris climate agreement , striking a major blow to worldwide efforts to combat climate change and distancing the country from many allies overseas. Energy Secretary Rick Perry also praised Trump's decision. Under former President Barack Obama, the USA had agreed to reduce emissions to 26 percent to 28 percent of 2005 levels by 2025 - about 1.6 billion tons.

Trump says USA will withdraw from Paris climate accord

The agreement, negotiated by 195 United Nations countries, was ratified in order to slow the damage being done to the environment. The U.S.is the world's second-largest emitter of carbon, following only China. On one side is the economic nationalist wing of his White House, advisers such as Steve Bannon who have called climate change a "manufactured crisis" and who once urged " good global warming skeptics " to leave all the lights in their house on in order to protest the Paris talks.

AMD's Radeon RX Vega graphics cards likely won't launch until August

While lacking any real hard numbers, the Ryzen Mobile segment confirmed expectation and rumors about its APU range, namely that we should start to see ultra-portable reference designs coming out soon. Nothing that AMD (AMD ) announced during an anticipated Wednesday event at the annual Computex trade show was particularly disappointing. This certainly is a strong contender for AMD's CPU which packs 16-core and 32-thread.

Qualcomm Quick Charge 4+ Unveiled With 3 Improvements Over Quick Charge 4.0

However, today's phones are driving more advanced hardware which offsets some of those gains and of course, inevitably devices need to be recharged. On top of that, 4+ features Dual Charge technology, Intelligent Thermal Balancing , and Advanced Safety Features .

Cool Things You Can Now Do With Adobe Document Cloud

Thanks to Adobe's new app , you'll never need to painstakingly scan in documents ever again. Adobe Scan is free to download and is available for both Android and iOS devices. Today, you can simply send the document to your employee within the ServiceNow system and he or she will make his or her mark within the software. Cross-device signature capturing lets signers review a document on their computer and sign on a touchscreen device.

Survivors tell of horror during Egypt bus attack

Coptic Christians make up about 10% of Egypt's population of 91 million. He led thousands of people in prayer Sunday for the victims, who Francis said were killed in "another act of ferocious violence" after having refused to renounce their Christian faith.

Pittsburgh mayor rips Trump for citing his city in Paris deal

The Paris agreement commits the U.S. and 187 other countries to keeping rising global temperatures "well below" 2C above pre-industrial levels and "endeavour to limit" them even more, to 1.5C. Analysts say the U.S. withdrawal from the Paris agreement will make it more hard for the world to reach the goals that it set for itself in the Paris agreement.

Trump climate move: Elon Musk quits White House advisory panels

And if we can, that's great. "And if we can't, that's fine", he said. That idea was unceremoniously slapped down by furious allies in Europe, who joined figures from around the United States in condemning the move. Ultimately, the lobbying by Trump's environmental protection chief Scott Pruitt and chief strategist Steve Bannon urging the president to leave won out.

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Samsung reveals stretchable OLED display

Notably, Apple is rumored to be have signed a two year $9 billion contract with Samsung for supply of its OLED display panels which are expected to make their appearance in the upcoming iPhone 8 . The tech giant is now by far the biggest player in the industry with a market share of more than 95 percent. Recent reports suggest that the company has been thinking about expanding its manufacturing facilities as well in order to maintain its lead over the competition.

Perception's Console Versions Suffer Last-Minute Delay

One of the key components to a first person horror game is of course the ability to see what horribleness is about to befall you, to turn your perception of everything around you into total fear and mistrust. The game was originally set for release tomorrow. Despite the exciting prospect of traversing a haunted house in a first-person perspective, console players will have to wait an extra week before they can get their hands on the game.

G7 divided as Trump stonewalls on climate

Leaders of the Group of Seven (G7) most industrialized countries ended a major summit here on Saturday, with a common position on terrorism, and an improved understanding on free trade, but no real progress on climate. "On the Paris Agreement on climate change, even though Donald Trump threw a tantrum, the grown-ups in the room ignored him", Alex Doukas, senior campaigner at Oil Change International, said in a statement.

Trump 'willing to deal well' with France, says Macron

Meyer said many US states, cities, and companies are moving forward on climate action while the Trump administration is "waffling" on the Paris Agreement. "NATO members must finally contribute their fair share and meet their financial obligations, for 23 of the 28 member nations are still not paying what they should be paying and what they're supposed to be paying for their defense", Trump accused.

Lucas Perez could be on the move to Sevilla

Perez has endured a testing first campaign in the Premier League after earning just two league starts for Arsene Wenger 's side, despite arriving at the club having scored 17 goals in his last La Liga campaign for Deportivo La Coruna . He did manage to score a league goal however and also netted once in the FA Cup, three times in the Champions League and twice in the EFL Cup, to finish the campaign with a creditable seven goals.

New Monaco kerbs dangerous, say F1 drivers

And especially the way those two wins came about in 2008 and 2016. Despite the competition this year, the Monaco GP is and always will be a jewel in the motorsport calendar. His Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton said that while he had not yet seen them, he was "not quite sure why they've made it bigger". They have two wins each, but Vettel's Ferrari looks much quicker than it did past year while Hamilton's Mercedes is not as dominant.

Intel introduces its Core-X Series processors at Computex

The 8th generation chip is built on a refined iteration of Intel's 14nm process. ( Intel claims that the Core X series reaches 10 percent faster multithread performance over the previous generation, and 15 percent faster single thread).

Korea's new leader orders probe on US missile launchers

About two weeks before the May 9 presidential election, two mobile launchers and a radar for the US Terminal High Altitude Area Defence (THAAD) missile interception system were transported in the night to a golf course at Soseong-ri village in North Gyeongsang province.

Is Overwatch Teasing A New Map Or A Potential New Hero?

A post to the Overwatch website also builds on this lore, featuring correspondences between multiple characters. More curiously, Lucheng Interstellar, the company that once oversaw Horizon Lunar Colony (and happens to be based out of the Lijiang Tower map), recently revealed that the colony's databases and monitoring systems are still up and running this day.

Urban "heat islands" seen doubling city costs for climate change

They suggested pavements should be redesigned so they reflect more of the sun's energy while "cool" roofs, which are coated with reflective paint, could be fitted to properties. Throw in the heat generated by traffic and all the power it takes to keep a city running - including, ironically, all the air conditioners people need to stay cool - and cities end up multiple degrees hotter, as well as be more vulnerable to extreme heat waves.

Ariana Grande plans Manchester benefit concert after attack

This is completely unacceptable", a government ministry source said of the images. In the note, Grande praised her fans for their response to the incident, which left 22 people dead and more than 60 injured, including young children and teens.

UK says still strong partner to EU

Ms Merkel declared to a crowd in Bavaria that Europe's ability to rely on the United States was "over, to a certain extent". A poll of German voters shows Chancellor Merkel's conservative bloc's lead widening as the main challenger Social Democrats continue to lose support.

82-year-old man fends off attacker at his NorCal home

Sheriff's Deputies came and arrested Singh, and Christine was taken to a hospital where she was given eight stitches for her head injury. I run to the scream and I see that my wife is bloody and the blood is coming out from her head, all over.

Police hunt 'network' behind Manchester attack bomber

He said he spoke to his son five days ago and he was getting ready for a religious pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia. They were described vaguely as "law enforcement images" by the New York Times, but the paper did not otherwise say how they had been obtained.

Google's AlphaGo Proves Its Mettle Against a Team of Five

The AI will instead focus to break new grounds in understanding diseases, help scientists to tackle some of the most complex problems in the world and still be connected to the world of Go. Those snafus aren't a reflection on the technology itself, however, and Hassabis remains bullish on the impact his firm can make. Jie's unconventional moves against AlphaGo showed early signs that something similar could happen with Go.

British police arrest 14th man in Manchester bombing inquiry

National Health Service said 54 people injured in the attack after the conclusion of Ariana Grande's concert at Manchester Arena were still being treated in eight hospitals, including 19 in critical care. A Whitehall official said previously that Abedi was one of a "pool" of former subjects of interest whose risk remained "subject to review" by the security service and its partners.

Great white shark Mary Lee detected off New Jersey coast

Another great white shark, a male named Cisco, pinged near the mouth of Delaware Bay Saturday morning. Mary Lee , a 16-foot, 3,456-pound great white shark surfaced in the water near Cape May , New Jersey and Rehoboth Beach, Delaware Saturday and remained in the area Sunday, according to the non-profit shark-tracking group OCEARCH.

Kushner Asked to Lay Low After Reports Connecting Him to Russia Probe

The meeting with the Russian Ambassador occurred when Kushner was not yet a government employee, and the effort's secrecy gave the appearance that he and other senior Trump aides were not sharing their moves with the Obama Administration. "In addition to that, and perhaps more importantly, he is a very good person", Trump said Sunday, as quoted by The News York Times . Some Republicans, however, played down the latest reports.

Convicted paedophiles in Australia will lose their travel rights

Justice Minister Michael Keenan said the new laws were "the strongest crackdown on child-sex tourism ever". The new law would make it a criminal offence for convicted sex offenders to leave Australia without permission from a "competent authority".