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Jun 04 2017

U.S. states, cities and firms unite behind Paris accord

Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto also vowed to follow the "guidelines" of the Paris Agreement , although he gave no specifics. The governors of California, New York and Wa...

Jun 04 2017

Trump Refusing to Answer Democratic Oversight Inquiries

The White House is telling federal agencies to blow off Democratic lawmakers' oversight requests, as Republicans fear the information could be weaponized against Presiden...

Jun 04 2017

WWDC 2017 - iPad Pro 2017 and Siri Speaker

The updates often provide a preview of what to expect from Apple's next iPhone - due to be announced in September and which will mark the tenth anniversary of the p...

Jun 04 2017

Nadal nearly ideal but Djokovic struggles

Day six at the French Open had the top-seeds venture into the second week, starting with women's defending champion Garbine Muguruza . And then the third, to go up by ...

Jun 03 2017

Northwestern backs initiative on climate change

Harold P. Wimmer, national president and CEO of the American Lung Association, said , "Climate change is already harming the health of people in the United States an...

Jun 03 2017

World blasts Donald Trump over climate change snub

That's reflected by reaction from regional advocates. " President Trump can turn his back on the world, but the world cannot ignore the very real threat of climate cha...

Jun 03 2017

The French Government Trolls Trump On The Paris Climate Accords

Meanwhile, Pruitt, who has publicly questioned the science of global warming and who since taking office has systemically deconstructed numerous United States' environmen...

Jun 03 2017

Trump shares positive feedback on Paris climate accord withdrawal

The U.S. was supposed to provide an additional $2 billion, but Trump has balked at that idea, and his proposed budget includes cuts to global climate programs. The move...

Jun 03 2017

Silicon Valley Speaks Out Against US Leaving Paris Accords

Other chief executives also issued statements criticizing the decision to withdraw from the accord, including the heads of Facebook Inc, Alphabet Inc and Goldman Sach...

Jun 03 2017

Cuomo Talks Climate Change, Points to Extreme Weather Events Here

His decision, announced on Thursday, triggered widespread worldwide condemnation. Brown was on his way to China overnight, and planned to lead a conference of states an...

Jun 03 2017

SA Participates in International Economic Forum

Russian President Vladimir Putin hosts Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday at the SPIEF annual economic forum in St. Petersburg as Moscow looks to sup...

Jun 03 2017

Connecticut Joins States Agreeing To Adhere To Paris Accord Despite Trump's Withdrawal

The Trump administration has since pulled out of the Paris Agreement , dramatically increased the number of undocumented immigrant arrests , cut arts education funding ...

Jun 03 2017

India for environment protection with or without Paris: Narendra Modi

Former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg, who is coordinating the climate effort, has promised to allocate $15 million to support the Paris agreement . Macron said t...

Jun 03 2017

EU, China Renew Commitment to Fight Climate Change

India, a major polluter and a growing economy, has kept mum on whether the USA decision will affect Indian energy policy, and Prime Minister Narendra Modi - who is comi...

Jun 03 2017

Modi: We protect climate; Trump

Jerry Brown said if Trump is going to abandon US leadership in the pact "then California and other states will step up". However, the Paris agreement was welcomed ...

Jun 03 2017

Washington business leaders vow to redouble efforts on climate

Trump , a Republican, on Thursday said he would pull the United States from the landmark 2015 global agreement to fight climate change , drawing anger and condemnation...

Jun 03 2017

Trump escalates threats to Germany over trade on Tuesday

Trump has also repeatedly criticised Germany its persistent trade surplus with the US. "The times in which we could rely fully on others-they are somewhat over", Merkel s...

Jun 03 2017

Atlanta mayoral candidates speak out on Paris accord withdrawal

In addition, nations - inspired by the actions of local and regional governments, along with businesses - came to recognize that fighting climate change brings signific...

Jun 03 2017

Trump's Decision on Paris Climate Accord Not Reflecting Economic Realities

His answers reflected, in part, a broad consensus laid out in a September 2016 memo prepared by the National Intelligence Council, which advises USA intelligence agencies...

Jun 03 2017

Proof that Trump Is Right About Paris

Connecticut Gov. Dan Malloy said on Friday he was joining the Democratic governors of New York , California and Washington as part of the United States Climate Al...