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White House spokesman Sean Spicer, asked on Tuesday whether Trump believes human activity is contributing to climate change , told reporters, "Honestly, I haven't asked him that". According to Michael Oppenheimer, a professor of geosciences and worldwide affairs at Princeton University, the aftermath of pulling out of the accord could be catastrophic for the planet.
  • Nearly half of Donald Trump's Twitter followers are fake

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    But in 2012 I learned that only a portion of those are real humans; some are 'bots, ' artificially created to boost an account's popularity. "Immediately, I knew that I had found my calling". But are half Trump's Twitter followers really fake? Newsweek concludes that of the 10 million followers Trump has gained since January 2017 (around the time of his inauguration) about 8.3 million are allegedly fake.
  • Release of new Arcade Fire single

    Release of new Arcade Fire single "Everything Now" appears imminent

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    The video has been removed from YouTube. " Everything Now " is the band's first release since their Mavis Staples collaboration 'I Give You Power , ' which was released in protest against Trump's inauguration in January. A short video teaser for the track has also been found by Arcade Fire fan site Arcade Fire Tube . " Arcade Fire have released the song Everything Now on 12" orange vinyl at Barcelona's Primavera.
  • Chris Stapleton postponing shows for next 3 weeks

    Chris Stapleton postponing shows for next 3 weeks

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    While no explanation was given for the changes to the tour, The All-American Road Show has plans to put these performances on at a later time. Stapleton asks that people hold onto their tickets though, and wait for updates. "Team CS", they wrote on Wednesday morning (5/31). No future dates have yet to be announced. Chris Stapleton fans in northeast Kansas can breathe a sigh of relief.
  • Mumbai Indians Beat Rising Pune Supergiant to Win Thrilling 2017 IPL Final

    Mumbai Indians Beat Rising Pune Supergiant to Win Thrilling 2017 IPL Final

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    We spoke about it in the change room that we wanted to add 20 runs extra with our fielding. "We need our big players for big games", said Rohit. "But yeah, the first ten overs we were a little sloppy in the field", Rohit said. RPS had needed two big overs at the back-end and though they managed 12 off the 19th, these two ageing warriors summoned all the guile gleaned from years of global cricket to ensure that didn't happen.
  • Donald Trump condemns fatal Oregon stabbings; says victims stood against hate

    Donald Trump condemns fatal Oregon stabbings; says victims stood against hate

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    The mayor says his main concern was the participants "coming to peddle a message of hatred", saying hate speech is not protected by the Constitution. Jeremy Joseph Christian , 35, will be arraigned on several charges, including two counts of aggravated murder, attempted murder, two counts of second-degree intimidation and being a felon in possession of a restricted weapon, police say.
  • Trump is pulling U.S. out of Paris climate change deal, reports say

    Trump is pulling U.S. out of Paris climate change deal, reports say

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    In another development, Trump's rejection of the Paris Agreement would cede the US's lead on confronting climate change to other nations, most notably China and India. Like Trump , the secretary of state has faced pressure from foreign diplomats to maintain USA participation in the climate agreement. A former US envoy to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation says in a new interview that an era in U.S.
  • IRL Angel Lorde Congratulates Cashier On New Job W/ Governors Ball Invite

    IRL Angel Lorde Congratulates Cashier On New Job W/ Governors Ball Invite

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    In the clip, Mangu says: "This is the first smoothie I've given to the famous person". The 20-year-old laughs, smiles and throws up peace signs with her fingers. I'm crying rn (right now)! Irrelevant but notable aside: Lorde's new single " Melodrama " is out this Friday, and we have a sneaking suspicion she'll debut it at the GB.
  • Deadly shooting at Nissan dealership in Greenville

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    Tuesday. Greenville Police and the Hunt County Sheriffs department are investigating a shooting that left three people dead. Some time around 7 p.m., the man they were waiting for did arrive. Although it's unknown how many shots were fired, some of them shattered the front glass in the dealership showroom and damaged cars and furniture. The dealership, which is about 50 miles northeast of Dallas, will remain closed during the investigation.
  • Tom Cruise's 'Top Gun 2' is definitely happening

    Tom Cruise's 'Top Gun 2' is definitely happening

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    Asked if the sequel was actually going down, the actor said, "It's true". "We're trying to figure it out ", he said. Even with Cruise and Kosinski having previously worked together on the 2013 sci-fi action film, sources say it was Kosinski's vision the sequel's direction that officially won him the job.
  • Almost Half Of Donald Trump's Twitter Followers Are FAKE - See The Proof!

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    Granted, it's pretty easy to buy followers - so Trump may not have actually bought them himself. In fact, according to a site called Twitter Audit , which promises to authenticate any Twitter member's followers to see how many are real and how many are fake, the @ realDonaldTrump Twitter handle boasts a follower-base of which only 51 percent are "real".