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World Alameda County vows to stick with Paris climate accord
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Although President Donald Trump has said the United States is withdrawing from the global treaty on climate change known as the Paris climate accord , San Mateo County's Board of Supervisors says it will continue to work to reduce greenhouse gases produced in the county.

World Shares Trading up at $18.30 (SXCP) SunCoke Energy Partners, LP Announces…
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Mangrove Partners Master Fund - Ltd. sold $3.19M worth of SunCoke Energy Inc (NYSE: SXC ) on Monday, February 13. On Wednesday, December 9 the stock rating was downgraded by Bank of America to "Underperform". If you are reading this piece of content on another domain, it was stolen and republished in violation of United States & global trademark & copyright law.

World 'Deadly venomous snakes' prompt search at Thousand Oaks home
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The second location, a rural property in unincorporated Ventura County, near Thousand Oaks , is connected to the first location, Barre said. Dozens of risky reptiles were removed from a Los Angeles home Thursday. The snakes were removed from the property and placed in bins. Just eight weeks ago, the homeowner's next-door neighbor spotted a cobra slithering onto the property.

World Trump Administration says Texas has fixed its voter ID law
Author: 0 Trump Administration says Texas has fixed its voter ID law

In 2013, the Justice Department joined voting rights groups in fighting the original voter ID law as intentionally discriminatory. SB 5 provides that voters who do not have and can not reasonably obtain a proper photo ID may execute a reasonable impediment declaration and cast a ballot.

World Trump Urges East Europe to Loosen Russia's Grip With US Gas
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Trump managed to berate both North Korea and CNN at the same time during a news conference alongside Polish President Andrzej Duda . President George H.W. He's expected to praise the Polish people for fighting for their independence and their identity during and after WWII. "The defense of the West ultimately rests not only on means but also on the will of its people to prevail", Trump said , according to excerpts released by the White House .

World Marco Verratti Apologises to PSG for Agent's Comments
Author: 0 Marco Verratti Apologises to PSG for Agent's Comments

He said: "You could say that Verratti is a little like a prisoner at PSG". "I saw what my agent said and just want to say that they are not my words at all", Verratti said in the video. "The fact that there is no exit clause is a problem because you can not go there to sign a player". Bartomeu rejected suggestions that star players at the club - namely Lionel Messi - had made any demands either this summer or in the past about player recruitment or coaching appointments.

World Samuel L Jackson's Nick Fury Coming Back for Captain Marvel
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Samuel L. Jackson and Brie Larson appearing together on screen in Marvel's first female-led superhero film will hopefully make the third time the charm for both actors. Fury appeared in all of the early MCU movies, serving as the connective tissue, but has been mostly sidelined since he was shot and hospitalized in " Captain America: Winter Soldier".

World Drone likely aided SC prisoner's escape
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Ozmint, an attorney who now consults with prison systems across the country, told AP on Thursday that there are a number of reasons why even escape-prone inmates such as Causey typically must be returned to the general population. Inside the room were more than $47,000 in cash, a semiautomatic pistol, a pump-action shotgun and four cellphones. They found Causey asleep and arrested him without incident, according to Keel.

World Italy apartment block collapses near Naples, eight people missing
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There was also construction being done on the first floor of the four-story Torre Annunziata apartment building, near Naples and Pompeii, which reportedly housed two families. Torre Annunziata prosecutors have opened an investigation. Officials said the town had seen several building collapses in recent years. Rail company RFI said the train's vibrations would not have had an effect on the building's stability.

World The House Has a New 'No Sleeveless' Dress Code for Women
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According to a new report from CBS News, one female journalist was recently not allowed into the Speaker's lobby because of her sleeveless dress , which she was told was "inappropriate". New rope lines have gone up around the House chamber and in an underground subway leading to the Senate to try to keep hallways lined with reporters clear.

World Egypt military says 26 soldiers killed or wounded in Sinai
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Social media users said the commander of the 103rd Thunderbolt Battalion, Colonel Ahmed Mansa was one of those killed in the attacks. It was not the first time civilians have been killed in Egypt's fight against Islamic insurgents near the Libyan border and in the volatile north of the Sinai Peninsula.

World Massive fire burns at Oakland construction site
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A crane dangling over the construction site was swinging, causing concern it might collapse. The crane is now spinning from the heat. She drove away, thinking the fire wasn't bad, but called her husband who was still at home to warn him. People in an adjoining building had to evacuate. Firefighters are battling the blaze. At least one building was evacuated. "We were sleeping around 5 am when we heard a woman screaming there was a fire across the street", she said.

World 22nd Asian Athletics Championship: Profitable day for India on Day 1
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Sources said, the organisers issued lot of special passes to school and college students apprehending lack of response from spectators ahead of the Asian Athletics Championship that got off to a colourful start on July 5. Earlier, sports lovers also had to wait for long hours to get a tickets for the inaugural ceremony. Yaser Salem of Qatar (14:55.89) took silver while Tariq Ahmed (14:56.83) of Saudi Arabia finished with the bronze.

World Bill Gates just welcomed girls' education activist Malala to Twitter
Author: 0 Bill Gates just welcomed girls' education activist Malala to Twitter

Photo Malala Yousafzai became the youngest victor of the Nobel Peace Prize in 2014. "Malala penned", I'm fighting for girls - will you join me? Such was the case when Microsoft co-founder and global philanthropist Bill Gates welcomed Malala Yousafzai to Twitter on Friday with a tweet.

World USA warplanes fly over disputed S China Sea
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China and Japan have a dispute over the uninhabited islands in the East China Sea . The U.S. flyover asserts its "freedom of navigation" rights and challenges China's claims to nearly the whole waterway, Reuters reported. Xi said that ties with the United States have been strained by "some negative factors" in a telephone conversation with Trump on Sunday following a flurry of controversial moves from the US.

World Hostage situation underway at Cobb County bank
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Cobb County Police Chief Mike Register told reporters Friday that the unidentified man had died but did not offer further details. The station also said two hostages called Channel 2 and reported that they were unharmed. Cobb County Police Sgt. Dana Pierce said early Friday afternoon that those people were not injured, and police are now trying to determine how to resolve the situation with the man inside.

World Missing Plane Found Crashed In Everglades
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Thursday in a swampy area of the Everglades. In the US the alligator ate the pilot whose plane in the accident fell into the swamp. Local news outlet WPLG flew to the scene where helicopter footage captured a body laying in a swamp near the wreckage, where an alligator was also wading close by.

World Over 120 nations adopt first treaty banning nuclear weapons
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France, for its part, remains determined to implement the next concrete stages in nuclear disarmament, in accordance with its commitments under the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons. Retired British Royal Navy Cmdr. "The treaty represents a major step towards eliminating the catastrophic threat that nuclear weapons pose to humanity and life on earth".

World Clinton's ex-campaign chief unleashes angry tirade after Trump tweet
Author: 0 Clinton's ex-campaign chief unleashes angry tirade after Trump tweet

His choice of subject matter was also unusual, for Trump bizarrely tweeted about Hillary Clinton's campaign chair, John Podesa. USA intelligence agencies have reported that there's evidence that Putin orchestrated a hacking campaign during the US presidential election to benefit Trump.

World Federal Judge Leaves Administration Travel Ban Guidance In Place, For Now
Author: 0 Federal Judge Leaves Administration Travel Ban Guidance In Place, For Now

A Honolulu judge on Thursday rejected a request by Hawaii to narrow the government's implementation of the ban, saying the state should directly ask the Supreme Court to clarify its ruling. "The scope of the travel and refugee bans badly needs to be resolved and not just according to the Trump administration's interpretation, " Chin said.

World Trump Sits Down With Mexico's President At Last
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Trump has even proposed including solar panels on a border wall, saying during a rally in Iowa last month that the energy created would allow for Mexico to "pay much less". Since the cancellation of the trip, the two leaders have since spoken by phone, and a series of high-level meetings between the two countries have eased the tension.

World Mitch McConnell: GOP Might Not Be Able to Repeal Obamacare
Author: 0 Mitch McConnell: GOP Might Not Be Able to Repeal Obamacare

While many Republican senators have attracted liberal protesters at events they're holding during the Senate's Independence Day recess, Paul finds himself in the position of being on the same side as the protesters, but for completely opposite reasons.

World #HappyBirthdayMSD: Charismatic MS Dhoni Turns 36 Today
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MS Dhoni is one of the greatest Indian cricketers ever and as he turns 36, we have a look at some of the most memorable moments of his global career in pictures. Helicopter @msdhoni have a great day buddy, the cake awaits you#happybirthday #cakesmash", tweeted Yuvraj. So vote for your favourite wicketkeeper-batsman in cricket history.