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Since Trump quit the Paris accord on climate change, California and a dozen other states have vowed to not only stick with the agreement, but also step up their emission reduction efforts to push the rest of the country along. "Time and again, world leaders have affirmed that the Paris agreement lays the foundation for a safer and prosperous pathway", said Andrew Steer, the president and CEO of the World Resources Institute.
  • Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ:DCIX) Sees Significantly Higher Trading Volume

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    BidaskClub downgraded shares of Diana Shipping inc. from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Saturday. The value of the company's investment in Diana Containerships Inc. As of December 31, 2016, its subsidiaries included Likiep Shipping Company Inc., Orangina Inc., Rongerik Shipping Company Inc., Dud Shipping Company Inc., Mago Shipping Company Inc., Eluk Shipping Company Inc., Oruk Shipping Company Inc., Meck Shipping Company Inc., Langor Shipping Company Inc.
  • Military plane crashes in Mississippi

    Military plane crashes in Mississippi

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    The area's coroner has been called to the scene, as officials look for other victims. Several fire departments responded to the aircraft down in a field and burning. Tennessee National Guard spokesman Randy Harris said the plane didn't stop at the National Guard base in Memphis, but it may have stopped at a different airport.
  • Ben Affleck's new relationship 'isn't easy' for Jennifer Garner

    Ben Affleck's new relationship 'isn't easy' for Jennifer Garner

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    The eyewitness tells Us that Garner , 45, and Affleck, 44, did not hug when she arrived, noting that he "seemed super distracted". "It's not an easy situation for Jen", a source close to Garner told People . A source told ET Online that they have known each other for a couple of years, around the same time Affleck has been separated from Garner . "They were sleeping together, sending each other cute texts and meeting up whenever they could".
  • Arsenal contract rebel named in Australia pre-season tour squad

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    The deal is understood to be a club-record fee which surpasses the £42.4 million paid to Real Madrid for Ozil in 2013, and could end up as high as £52 million. "The proof, at Lyon, is that Alex and Bafe [Gomis] played alongside each other at Lyon with me". "The fact that the manager has been here for a while shows that it is a stable club which I like", he said.
  • Country star Maren Morris gets engaged

    Country star Maren Morris gets engaged

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    One picture shows her and Hurd kneeling in a parking lot. One of her hands adorned with her new engagement ring rested on her husband-to-be's thigh while her other hand held a bottle of Corona Light. Hurd, a MI native, has had success as a songwriter and is a recording artist in his own right. Maren is best known for the hit songs My Church , Drunk Girls Don't Cry, I Could Use A Love Song and Second Wind.
  • Lieberman denies Hamas-Israel prisoner swap

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    IDF Staff Sgt. Oron Shaul and Lt. Hadar Goldin, whose remains are being held by Hamas, were killed in Gaza in separate battles during the Israel-Hamas war in 2014. Barghouti heads the Fatah Tanzim and is serving multiple life sentences and Sa'adat is head of the Popular Front terror organization. "We are representatives of the people and should be officially notified of such a decision", Hamas MP Hatem Qafisha told Ma'an.
  • Han Solo: Woody Harrelson Talks About Ron Howard Taking Over

    Han Solo: Woody Harrelson Talks About Ron Howard Taking Over

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    It is set prior to the events of the original 1977 film, following a young Han Solo . When presented with the leaked photos, Harrelson was shocked to see how close the pictures were taken and how clear they were, but did not offer any other information pertaining to said leaked photos.
  • Hawaii-stationed soldier arrested for alleged ties to terror

    Hawaii-stationed soldier arrested for alleged ties to terror

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    The soldier was arrested over his alleged connections to the Daesh terrorist group, the Associated Press cited the official as saying. The official was not authorized to discuss the matter publicly and spoke on condition of anonymity. His military service record said Kang was an air traffic control operator at Wheeler Army Airfield. Kang, who enlisted in the Army just months after the September 11 terror attacks, was expected to make his first appearance in court Monday afternoon.
  • Gov. Rauner rejects treasurer's call to back budget

    Gov. Rauner rejects treasurer's call to back budget

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    Junk status would force the state to pay even higher rates of interest on its debt. The state treasurer says Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner must go to NY to talk bond-rating houses out of knocking the state's creditworthiness into "junk" status.
  • Blame the North Korea threat on Carter, Clinton

    Blame the North Korea threat on Carter, Clinton

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    North Korea on Sunday accused the United States of "playing with fire" following the previous day's arrival of two American B-1B Lancer bombers on the peninsula. China does not want a unified Korea and getting of North Korea leadership could lead to a costly refugee problem for China . " China has, North Korea has and they have consistently over many, many years".