Bloomberg leads mass coalition declaring support for Paris climate deal

The US President Donald Trump announced the pullout this week saying the agreement aimed at reducing global warming disadvantaged the United States and that he hoped to see a better deal. "Our duty, as temporary occupants of this earth, is to... More..

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Bear breaks into home and 'plays' piano, steals food from freezer
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Bear breaks into home and 'plays' piano, steals food from freezer

A Vail Police Department officer who went to check it out found some minor damage in the unit and noted that food had been taken from the freezer. Following the report to police, the owner checked her interna...More..

Afghanistan: 7 killed in explosion at Great Mosque of Heart
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Afghanistan: 7 killed in explosion at Great Mosque of Heart

Near the border with Iran, Herat is one of Afghanistan's largest cities. So far there were no reports of injury or damage from the Indian envoy's house. "We were not the only targets, the entire diplomatic comm...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Trump "believes the climate is changing", Nikki Haley says

In fact, this writer's previous column in this page had reasoned why Trump would chose to walk away from the Paris Accord . After the U.S. Senate and President George W. Note the response of China's Foreig...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Merkel says Germany stands at Britain's side after London attack

China accepts its global responsibility and is ready to steer the world toward green growth, Li said in Berlin through an interpreter. After Berlin , Li will continue to Brussels, where, at a China-Europea...More..

Google Cars Become Air Pollution Monitors In New Study
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Google Cars Become Air Pollution Monitors In New Study

Most large urban areas have only one air quality monitor for every 100 to 200 square miles. "Air pollution is largely an invisible threat, one that poses especially disproportionate risks in lower-income area...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Pathetic excuse: Trump criticises London's 1st Muslim mayor again over attacks

Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron, meanwhile, backed Khan's call for Trump's invitation to be rescinded, claiming the U.S. president " insults " national values at a time when the country is still grieving ove...More..

Babies may sleep longer in own rooms, study finds
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Babies may sleep longer in own rooms, study finds

On the average 40 minutes of lost sleep for babies sleeping with their parents, Professor Paul said: 'For children who were still room-sharing at nine months old, the effects persisted when they were two and ...More..

Police make more arrests over London terror attack
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Police make more arrests over London terror attack

After the attacks Khan said publicly that people should not be alarmed by the increased police presence in London . The other slain assailant was British citizen born in Pakistan, Khuram Butt , 27, who ...More..

United Nations expands sanctions against North Korea
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

United Nations expands sanctions against North Korea

His sharp words for both countries suggest he believes China will, out of self-interest, exert pressure on North Korea to halt its nuclear and missile programmes. President Donald Trump's North Korea policy o...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Which states have joined the climate alliance that commits to Paris agreement?

That is where we are. Skinneieveis states, "This is no longer an environmental issue, it's a humanitarian issue. Just because we got out of a club doesn't mean we don't care about it". emissions in 2014, but no...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

British police reveal names of London attackers, say one investigated before

DiNardo of Galveston-Houston, president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, said in an early June 4 statement. But media reports in Italy said Italian authorities had alerted their British counterparts ...More..

Arab nations cut ties with Qatar in major row
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Arab nations cut ties with Qatar in major row

Yemen's internationally backed government, which no longer holds its capital and large portions of the war-torn country, also cut relations with Qatar, as did the Maldives and one of conflict-ridden Libya's com...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Climate action continues despite US withdrawal

Trump formally announced his decision to leave the historic global agreement Thursday after promising to take the action during last year's campaign. Responding to President Donald Trump's decision to pull ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Blues powerhouse Fifita named man of the match

At a devastating 4-28, the Blues have taken out Game 1. Then it was Fifita's turn, as he collected a dropped ball near the Queensland in-goal and bustled over for a much-deserved try. It's hard to take ga...More..

Cuomo tries to keep insurers from bailing on Obamacare
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Cuomo tries to keep insurers from bailing on Obamacare

Cuomo says new emergency regulations would prevent heath insurance companies from discriminating against people with pre-existing conditions or on the basis of age or gender. "We believe most — if not all — ...More..

Thailand minimally affected by Gulf dispute with Qatar
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Thailand minimally affected by Gulf dispute with Qatar

Israel's Haaretz newspaper reported that Qatar, under pressure from its neighbours, had already requested members of Palestine's Hamas - formerly a Muslim Brotherhood offshoot - to leave the country for Leban...More..

'A big box of crazy': Trump aides struggle under climate change questioning
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

'A big box of crazy': Trump aides struggle under climate change questioning

Somewhat bizarrely, Pruitt also said he did not discuss the threat of climate change with Trump when making the decision to pull out of the Paris agreement . Canadians know we need to take decisive and col...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Williams, Perofeta named to face Lions

Umaga and SBW were fronting the media as the head coach named a strong Blues side to face the Lions tomorrow. The tackle was panned at the time as the two All Blacks speared the Irishman into the ground off...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

London held a vigil near the epicentre of Saturday's terrorist attacks

Donald Trump has once again made a decision to comment on the London Bridge terror attack, which resulted in the deaths of seven individuals, by criticising Sadiq Khan. The US Conference of Mayors, representi...More..