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IOS 11 Files App Spotted Hours Before WWDC 2017

The news comes ahead of the tech giant's World Wide Developers' Conference, which runs from 5 June to 9 June. The app page itself does not include many details about the potential new download. Google has Home and Amazon has the Echo as smart speakers become smart home hubs; Apple is likely to get in on the game with a rumoured Siri speaker , aimed at bringing Siri into homes where services like JustEat an Uber are accessed regularly and the desire to control smart home devices from a ...

SpaceX set for launch on historic mission after 2-day delay

Mr Elon Musk's Space Exploration Technologies took another step in its push to drive down space-flight costs, launching a resupply mission to the International Space Station using a pre-flown capsule. "So in the same way that we use atomic clocks on GPS satellites to navigate our cars on the surface of the Earth, we can use these clock signals from the sky, from pulsars, to navigate spacecraft anywhere in the solar system".

Warriors blow out Cavaliers again in Game 2

The Finals was supposed to be ultimate theater, a historic clash, The Thrillogy. "That's what everyone wants to see, some of the best players in the world go against each other", Klay Thompson said. "Before he even came in the locker room, it came across my phone". Do not tell the Warriors about the death of parity, not when the 2016 Larry O'Brien trophy resides in Cleveland.

Ben Ainslie ready for America's Cup playoff semi-finals

That heavy defeat put more pressure on the clash with France - who had lost to SoftBank Team Japan by nearly six minutes in the day's opening race - but Britain crossed the finish line just ahead of their opponents to avenge Monday's defeat .

Solo climber is first up Yosemite's El Capitan without ropes

Honnold told National Geographic that he used a technique called "smearing", which involves placing your foot in such a way that it exerts enough pressure on a smooth rock face to keep a climber vertical. Chai Vasarhelyi. The climb was "documented for an upcoming National Geographic feature film and magazine story", the article states. "I could see how for a non-climber it might seem completely insane.

Trump under fire for criticising Sadiq Khan after bridge attacks

A 23-year-old Brit, Daniel O'Neill, also remains in the hospital after being stabbed, his mother said. But as a former interior minister, May's record on security is also under scrutiny - she reduced police numbers and oversaw the domestic intelligence agency, MI5.

Former Calgarian among the dead in London terror attack

Three men then got out of the vehicle with large knives and attacked people at bars and restaurants in nearby Borough Market until they were shot dead by police . "Our understanding is growing and as we now understand it the van entered London Bridge at 21:58 (Saturday) travelling from the North to the South side of the river".

Warriors top Cavaliers to take 2-0 series lead in NBA Finals

But in reality, he was far from the difference in this one. "You have to be the first one to hit", Lue said. "A lot of things you can't do defensively by having K.D. After accumulating a franchise record of 21 rebounds in Game 1 , Love's rebound totals in game two fell off dramatically only brining in 10 rebounds in Game 2.

4 nations cut diplomatic ties to Qatar as Gulf rift deepens

Egypt also announced its decision to cut diplomatic ties with Qatar earlier on Monday. On May 27, Qatar's ruling emir, Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, called Iranian President Hasan Rouhani to congratulate him on his re-election. Saudi Arabia had chose to sever diplomatic and consular relations with Qatar "proceeding from the exercise of its sovereign right guaranteed by worldwide law and the protection of national security from the dangers of terrorism and extremism,"The Guardian has reported".

Bipin Rawat says we will recruit women as Jawans in Army

After paying tributes to the two jawans at the Palam airport, Gen. Rawat commented that for the Army "work was worship".' Bodies of the two soldiers are being taken to their native places for cremation with full military honours. "My government has approved the induction of women as short service commission officers and as fighter pilots in the Indian Air Force". The Indian Navy is considering the idea of deploying women on warships.

London attack: Islamic State claim responsibility amid arrests

It was a matter of life and death", said Metropolitan Police Service Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley. Speaking outside No 10 today, Theresa May said the attack is not directly connected to the Manchester bombing last month or the Westminster atrocity in April but that "all three are linked by the single evil ideology of Islamist extremism".

Ronaldo - 'I feel as young as ever'

With that in mind, Madrid's bid to win a 12th European Cup served as a referendum on Ronaldo's right to be mentioned in the same breath as immortals like Alfredo Di Stefano, Johan Cruyff and his old rival Lionel Messi , who all played their best with the biggest prize at stake.

New NASA solar probe will make history with flight into sun

It will also try to find as to why the Sun's atmosphere has more intense heat than its surface. "That defies the laws of nature", she said. It's like water flowing uphill. "I'm sure that there will be some surprises", he added. The probe is now under construction and undergoing testing, according to Time . Several instruments are already integrated and majority should be attached by the end of the summer, Fox said.

Kerry, Gore blast Trump climate exit

Simpson saying he's going to find the real killer", Kerry said in an interview on NBC's "Meet the Press", alluding to the former American football star who was controversially acquitted of killing his former wife. "As you know, China did not have to take any steps of compliance until 2030". The concept of global warming was created by and for the Chinese in order to make USA manufacturing non-competitive.

India hopes new rocket can carry humans into space

In the past, India has used French rockets to launch its heavier communication satellites. Dubbed by the scientists as the "Monster Rocket", it has the capability to launch satellites as heavy as 4 tonnes, i.e. India will launch a communication satellite this evening using its most powerful home-grown rocket in a giant step for its space programme that one day hopes to put a man into orbit.

Further arrests made in Manchester terror attack investigation

Both men were questioned by anti-terrorism police for a week but were released without charge. Salman Abedi , a 22-year-old man, was identified as the suicide bomber. Isaac and Abz Forjani, who were arrested and released without charge, expressed shock at Abedi's actions. Meanwhile, about 600 stewards will be on duty at Sunday's Ariana Grande benefit concert, according to Greater Manchester's police chief, who said security on leaving music events and football matches would have to be ...

Munna Michael first poster: Tiger Shroff ready to match MJ

The 27-year-old actor shared a still from the film with 8 packsand in caption he revealed that the film's trailer will release today. These images paint a different picture of Tiger. Directed by Sabbir Khan, the film shows everything from dance, action, romance, comedy to some serious performance (you have Nawazuddin Siddiqui ). The stills of the film have already left an impeccable remark on the movie buffs.

California steps up efforts to battle climate change

President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from it. He spoke with Brown this week about the trip. California already has several climate change agreements in place with Chinese regional and national governments, but Brown says the state can do more.

Warriors beat Cavs 132-113, take 2-0 NBA Finals lead

James was equally spectacular with his own triple-double of 29 points, 14 assists and 11 rebounds , but yet again didn't get almost enough help to keep up with the Warriors' depth. The triple-double he recorded in just three quarters on Sunday against Golden State was just his second of the 2017 postseason. The Cavs can't stop these guys, something they were able to do when necessary in their title run a year ago.

White House official says Trump expected to pull United States from Paris deal

A formal withdrawal would take three years, but that could be expedited if the USA pulls out of an underlying United Nations treaty. A coalition of small island and low-lying countries says it would like to see the United States remain part of the Paris climate accord.

Climate change undeniable: UN chief Antonio Guterres after US' withdrawal

Many states and cities have already said they will be sticking with climate action . Germany's environment minister, Barbara Hendricks, told reporters in Berlin that other countries will fill the leadership vacuum but none will be expected to make up the shortfall in emissions reductions caused by Washington's exit.

USGBC Condemns US Withdrawal from Paris Climate Agreement

More and more of them are worrying about it. There's plenty they can do - but it won't make up what's lost. The group of " climate mayors ", who together represent over 40 million Americans, had sent an open letter to Trump in March, in which they announced their refusal to implement the executive order that rolled back some of the measures against climate change put in place by his predecessor, Barack Obama , and urged Trump to maintain the USA commitment to fighting climate ...

Courageous police officer tackled attackers 'armed only with baton'

Police said a van plowed into pedestrians on London Bridge , then drove to the nearby Borough Market where the assailants went on a stabbing rampage. So far , investigators have not drawn a connection between this attack and the vehicle attack in March on the Westminster bridge in London or the May 22 bomb attack at the Ariana Grande concert in Manchester.

Trump cabinet officials propagate soft climate denial on the Sunday shows

The day after President Donald Trump announced the USA will withdraw from the Paris Agreement , it seemed White House officials were tasked with keeping the president's actual stance on climate change frustratingly ambiguous. China now ranks as the world's largest emitter of greenhouse gases . But the issue here is that Trump has every right to withdraw the USA from the Paris agreement.

A mission to the sun

These instruments will be used during its trajectory, which will see it use seven Venus flybys over almost seven years to gradually shrink its orbit around the run, coming as close as 3.7 million miles to the sun . "It's a testament to the importance of his body of work, founding a new field of science that also inspired my own research and many important science questions NASA continues to study and further understand every day", said NASA's Science Mission Directorate associate ...

[Other view] Trump's big Paris mistake

Trump said participation in the pact would undermine the USA economy, wipe out American jobs , weaken national sovereignty and put America at a disadvantage to other countries. Several cities said that they would work toward reaching the goal. In Paris, the venue for the pact, French President Emmanuel Macron turned Trump's "Make America great again" campaign slogan on its head, saying in a rare English-language statement that it was time to " make the planet great again ".

Humans Contribute To Global Warming Says US Environmental Agency Chief

The U.S. decision to pull out of the global climate accord has drawn harsh criticism from leaders all around the world. At home, the U.S. Conference of Mayors strongly opposed the decision and said the nation's mayors will continue efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions blamed for global warming.

Automakers should stand with Paris Climate Accord

Staring with a $15 million donation to the United Nations to make up for the United States' abrupt withdrawal from the Paris climate agreement , Michael Bloomberg is gathering business leaders and politicians who told the New York .

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

A number of figures from USA industry expressed their dismay at Trump's move. He called Trump's withdrawal from the pact a "mistake". A top atmospheric scientist at the U.N.'s weather agency said Friday that the "worst-case scenario" caused by the planned USA pullout from the Paris climate deal would be a further 0.3-degree Celsius (0.5 Fahrenheit) rise in global temperatures by 2100.

Republicans Believe God Will Take Care of Climate

The U.S., the world's second largest emitter of carbon, would have been required to reduce fossil fuel emissions almost 30 percent by 2025. "Climate change is real, is largely the result of human activity, and is already affecting our health".

Donald Trump's Withdrawal From the Paris Accords Is a Crime Against Humanity

Trump's withdrawal of the United States from the Paris Accord on climate change will not stop the rest of the world from continuing to advance toward a clean-energy future. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson downplayed the significance of the US pullout from the Paris climate pact saying that the USA has a "terrific record" of reducing its own greenhouse gas emissions.

In shadow of deadly attacks, British election campaign resumes

In addition, the three attackers were killed by police. The men were wearing what police thought were suicide belts. Rowley said investigators were working to learn more about the attackers, their connections and whether they were assisted by others not at the scene.

Theresa May says 'enough is enough' after London attacks

The president notes the attackers used a van to slam into pedestrians and then assaulted people with knives. "My thoughts go out to the victims and their loved ones", said French President Emmanuel Macron. Giving an update on the investigation outside New Scotland Yard, the Met's assistant commissioner Mark Rowley said "significant progress" had been made in identifying the attackers.

Ottawa won't comment further about Canadian killed in London attack

Sky news said police were unable to confirm all attackers were accounted for. Prime Minister Theresa May has been briefed on the incident and will hold an emergency meeting with members of the government on Sunday. "She would have no understanding of the callous cruelty that caused her death". Trudeau said Canada would stand with the U.K.in the fight against terrorism.

Trump's climate doubts ignore USA military consensus on risks

At one point the president made a somewhat oblique reference to current climate science, asserting that even if all nations hit their self-set, non-mandatory greenhouse gas emissions targets under the Paris agreement , it would only result in a 0.2% reduction in average global temperatures by the year 2100.