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UN chief 'sure' Trump will reconsider climate change stance

The legally binding worldwide agreement on climate change, among others, addresses issues of global warming, including its impact on food security and agriculture. However, the authors of the study cautioned it's unclear whether the slowdown, mainly caused by declining coal use in China, is a permanent trend or a temporary blip.

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Obama: Trump committed to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation alliance; Dems should reflect on election loss

Obama met with Trump on Thursday, and that conversation was a major subject during Monday's news conference. Though Obama has urged unity and said the US must root for Trump's success, the president's trip to Greece, Germany and Peru forces him to confront global concerns about the future of America's leadership.

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Study Concludes World CO2 Emissions Remained Flat For Third Straight Year

These are the key findings of the latest report by the Global Carbon Project, an worldwide initiative of scientists to show existing data on CO2 emissons from a multitude of sources in a unified way . The EU is the largest contributor to the fund, donating €17.6bn previous year, but it is unclear whether it will move to fill any funding shortfall.

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Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN), JD.Com Inc (ADR) (NASDAQ:JD)

Sell side analysts that regularly cover the stock have provided price targets and recommendations on PayPal Holdings, Inc. Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN) surged 6.32% yesterday to close its trading session at $11.6. The firm has a market capitalization of $12.33 billion, a P/E ratio of 16.06 and a beta of 1.16. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, December 20th will be given a $0.08 dividend.

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Facebook Tells Users They're Dead Due to Reported Bug

In 2015, the social networking site introduced the option to memorialise a profile, which allows a trusted friend or family member to take control of a user's profile after they die. Memorialized accounts are those accounts which are there for the near and dear ones of a deceased person. It's unclear how many people were affected by the unusual Facebook bug.

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Trump likely to try to reverse Obama environment initiatives

Trump also has his sights set on the Clean Power Plan , the Environmental Protection Agency's regulations limiting carbon dioxide emissions from power plants. "We can't live in Wright, Wyoming in a declining coal market, worse than what it has been". Beyond the lifting of restrictions, Trump's energy plan is unclear.

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Highway closed again due to pipeline protesters

Highway 6 between County Road 138A and 135 (approximately 10 miles) has been closed due to significant protest activity in the area and traffic safety, the North Dakota Association of Counties said in a news release . However, an 1868 treaty claims that this piece of land, as well as much of the land surrounding the pipeline's construction , is territory unceded by the Sioux to the federal government, weakening the Army Corps of Engineers' claim that it belongs to them.

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Seabirds Eat Plastic Because Of Its 'Attractive' Smell

DMS is released when animals such as krill consume algae, and previous research has revealed that it serves as a type of dinner bell for tubenosed seabirds like albatross and petrels by alerting them to the krill's presence, which just happens to be one of their favorite meals.

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Rudy Giuliani just used CNN to campaign for attorney general

Lock her up? Two Trump loyalists, Rudy Giuliani and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, on Thursday raised doubts about Trump's campaign promise to put his former rival, Hillary Clinton , in jail, reports CNN . The United States has seen waves of large-scale, sometimes violent protests in the past few years. I've argued in nearly every circuit. Giuliani also cited his experience arguing in front of the Supreme Court and working as a personal lawyer and USA attorney.

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Zuma survives another no-confidence vote

The no-confidence motion was tabled by the DA, which argued that Zuma had wreaked havoc on South Africa's "infant democracy" by being involved in various corruption and influence-peddling scandals. A court has also ruled that Zuma should face nearly 800 corruption charges over a multi-billion dollar arms deal in the 1990s. But audio recordings of her meeting with Zuma proved that the president wasn't about to speak on the matter.

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California porn-film condom measure trails in early vote

It also held anyone with a financial interest in a porn film responsible for violations, with fines ranging from $1,000 to $70,000. Much of the USA porn industry is based in Los Angeles , and some prominent producers have said passage of the measure would force them to leave the state.

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Detroit Red Wings Win In Philadelphia

Yeah, they looked exhausted and while they continued to have ghastly turnovers, they earned one point in this game instead of two because they gifted Red Wings forward Andreas Athanasiou both the tying goal in the third period and the shootout victor with a great individual effort.

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Supermoon of 14 November is the closest Moon to Earth since 1948

Brosch explained that to have a Super Moon, the closest approach has to happen when the Moon in its orbit around the Earth happens to be nearly in line with the Earth-Sun direction, on the side of its orbit where it is away from the Sun, thus its visible disk is fully illuminated.

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Google's bet on virtual reality has a long way to go

As of now, Daydream View works only with the Google Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones. That's probably a good thing. Google also designed Daydream View so that users who wear glasses can keep them on when wearing the headset. By the end of the year, though, Google is promising a few dozen more, including numerous games and offerings from HBO, Netflix, Hulu, the New York Times , CNN, the National Basketball Association, and others.

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Cities pass taxes on sugary drinks, advocates predict more

Residents of Boulder, Colorado , and Californians who live in San Francisco , Oakland and Albany will vote on ballot measures calling for a new tax on sugar-sweetened beverages. Taxes on "sugary" beverages were approved by voters San Francisco , Oakland and Albany, Calif. The American Heart Association CEO Nancy Brown noted that this move to increase tax on sugary drinks is a big win for public health and congratulated the voters for not believing in the huge spending and false ...

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Kim Jong-Un To Trump: Our Nukes Are Here To Stay

Hwang also expressed hopes for expanding its alliance with the United States under the Trump administration. Australia's prime minister says he spoke with Donald Trump over the telephone and the US president-elect agrees on the importance of the USA military alliance with Australia and the importance of the US military presence to the security of the Asia-Pacific region.

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Coroner: 3rd body found on SC man's property

Authorities have found another. Todd Kohlhepp is escorted into a Spartanburg County magistrate courtroom, Friday, Nov. 4, 2016, in Spartanburg, S.C. Greenville Online reports that the user - who went as "me" with a "wish list linked" to Kohlhepp - "posted reviews for padlocks, tactical gear, targets, knives, and gun accessories".

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Original Xbox One bundles going for £180

Well, bargaining of Black Friday Consoles seems to become a norm this year as Dell and Sam's Club are also putting up the systems on sale at the same amount. Among the selection are Halo 5: Guardians, Forza Horizon 3, and Quantum Break. This is another bundle that would have been way over £200 yesterday. "We feature thousands of deals that are worth lining up for, but because numerous deals are available online, you can skip the crowds and save money without leaving the house", Black ...

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No injuries after Pence plane slides off runway in NYC

These beds have been installed at approximately 1,000 runway ends at airports like Boston Logan, Chicago Midway and San Diego International. The system is created to be able to stop aircraft traveling at speeds up to 80 miles per hour. But long lines are already forming in early voting states. JFK airport has 3 incidents listed, the closest airport to us with an EMAS stop is the Greenville Downtown airport in SC in 2006.

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Mass Effect Trilogy Complete For Xbox One Owners

We have not seen anything from Mass Effect: Andromeda for some time now so it is nice to finally see the new trailer for the upcoming game . Yesterday marked N7 day, which heralded the first official trailer for the game and the announcement that it would grace the cover of Gameinformer this month.

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The Trend Toward Legalizing Recreational Marijuana

Avalon, Carson and Long Beach already have local measures on the November 8 ballot. If these initiatives pass, as many as 2.1 million people could soon earn higher hourly wages. California: Proposition 63 would mandate background checks for those who wish to buy ammunition and also make it illegal to possesses certain high-capacity magazines.

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Federal Bureau of Investigation chief: No charges for Clinton after new emails reviewed

And it's up to the American people to deliver justice at the ballot. While the original Clinton email investigation took more than a year, the review of the new emails wrapped up in just days. Then, Comey said, "no reasonable prosecutor" would recommend Clinton face criminal charges for using a private email system while at the State Department.

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Amazon Alexa Skills now neatly organized under detail pages

Unlike the app, the website tallies the number of skills in each category, so you can see games, trivia, and accessories makes up roughly one in three Alexa skills, and that there are only eight connected auto skills. Being able to pause and resume my videos with Google Home felt a little bit like magic, especially since the user interface on my phone for Chromecast doesn't always obey my commands .

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Two days to go: Clinton and Trump scramble to finish

If Clinton wins the White House her critics aren't likely to fall silent-some Republicans in Congress have already promised to continue investigating emails sent on a private server while she was secretary of state. Northern states are the focus, with both candidates due to appear in MI and Pennsylvania . Bernie Sanders in the Democratic primary. Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta told NBC's "Meet the Press" that the campaign believes if Clinton wins Nevada and MI, she "is going to be ...

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UK's Johnson: Court ruling won't interfere with Brexit plans

This, in turn, could force her to soften her declared strategy of controlling immigration, even if that means leaving the European Union's tariff-free single market - the so-called hard Brexit that was widely perceived as a threat to the British economy.