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Zidane keeps his cards close to his chest'

Each of those illustrious clubs fell at the final hurdle. Saturday's match between Real Madrid and Juventus will be the first Champions League final played under a closed roof. The Black Eyed Peas are promising an energetic show when they perform at the Champions League final. Every time we've had the chance to fight for a trophy, we've done that. Read More »

WWDC 2017: Siri will make or break Apple

Apple is expected to host 5,000 developers at its developers' conference. MORE: Amazon Echo vs Google Home - which is better? Where it stands out, per Bloomberg and famed analyst Ming-Chi Kuo , is in superior audio quality - something apparently tapping into Apple's Beat's expertise. Read More »

Ireland elects openly gay prime minister

He will also be a year younger than France's Emmanuel Macron when he attends his first European Union leaders summit later this month. Leo Varadkar will be the new leader of Fine Gael , which is the largest party in the country's ruling coalition. Read More »

UK Conservatives have 15 point lead over Labour

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But the speech might not have gone down well with Labour's leadership, given Mr Brown conspicuously failed to mention Jeremy Corbyn during his 25-minute oration. The Conservatives and Labour's other opponents seized on the leak as evidence that the party lacked discipline. She said that next week's Conservative manifesto will set out "five great challenges" facing the United Kingdom which she will tackle over the coming five years. Read More »

Putin denies Russian meddling in USA election

Also, while many world leaders have condemned Trump's decision on Thursday to pull the USA out of the Paris Climate Agreement, Putin said he "wouldn't blame Trump" for leaving the accord, though he hoped the Oval Office occupant would set new climate change rules. Read More »

Activists Investigating Ivanka Trump's Factory Disappear in China

Mr Hua was arrested in Jiangxi province on suspicion of illegally using eavesdropping equipment, said Li Qiang , executive director of China Labour Watch. The first daughter and her husband, Jared Kushner, who also works in the White House, have been criticized for failing to disclose their lavish art collection in financial documents . Read More »

US election hackers could be from anywhere: Putin

There are now no utility-scale wind turbines or solar farms in Russian Federation, which - like the USA - continues to gets most of its electricity from burning fossil fuels. "NATO has already been talking about transformation ... into a political organization, as the kind of an organization that creates the elements of stability in the world", Putin said. Read More »

Christy Clark will not resign as premier

She will now leave office. Premier Christy Clark held her own, less-jubilant, Liberal caucus meeting in Vancouver Tuesday morning where her future is very much up in the air. John Horgan says that the project will continue working but in the meantime go to the B.C. utilities commission for a final review answer on whether the project proceeds or is shut down. Read More »

Trump or no Trump, climate deal on

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Handelsblatt, citing industry sources, said China had agreed to delay the introduction of the rule by a year and allow firms to make up for inadequate electric sales volumes later. The Paris Agreement was adopted by 195 countries in Paris in 2015 and entered into force in November a year ago. The flurry of visits come as concern grows in traditionally Atlanticist Germany at Trump's forthcoming announcement on the Paris Climate Accord, created to reduce the carbon dioxide emissions ... Read More »

Le Soyouz ramenant Thomas Pesquet sur Terre a quitté l'ISS

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Pendant cette deuxième mission de 196 jours, il a effectué une cinquantaine d'expériences scientifiques pour le compte de l'agence spatiale russe Roskosmos. Le cosmonaute russe Fiodor Iourtchikhine , qui reste sur l'ISS , a ensuite fermé les écoutilles du Soyouz . Pendant la descente, plusieurs étapes importantes auront lieu. Read More »

Far Cry 5 Announced with February 27 Release Date

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The title is releasing next year on PlayStation 4, Xbox One , and PC. The game will see enhancements on both the PS4 Pro and Project Scorpio. Players can also look forward to online co-op , allowing up to two friends to blast through Far Cry 5's campaign together from start to finish. Read More »

Vladimir Putin urges 'joint work' with Donald Trump on climate

Now it will be vastly harder for Trump to convince any major country to negotiate or renegotiate any deal - including all those trade deals Trump promised his voters he'd fix. An hour after Macron's statement was posted on his Facebook page and Twitter , a new blue-and-green "Make Our Planet Great Again " picture was posted-gaining more than 100,000 likes and more than 26,000 shares. Read More »

Illinois Legislature Ends Session (Yet Again) Without A Budget

The state government in IL is split between a Republican Governor, Bruce Rauner , and a legislature that is controlled by Democrats, which has resulted in paralyzing gridlock. "He hijacked the grand bargain", he said. Democratic Senate President John Cullerton of Chicago pushed two property-tax freezes measures through the Senate Tuesday. Read More »

Christy Clark will stay on as BC premier

With neither the B.C. Liberals nor the NDP forming a majority after all votes were counted, it was left to the B.C. Greens, with just three seats, to support one of the other two parties to be the government. She said she expects the legislature will test the confidence of the government in "short order", possibly as soon as early June. While many people fear minority governments, Morris says they can foster cooperation in the legislature. Read More »

Texas Is About To Pass A 'Bathroom Bill' For Public Schools

Texas is nearing passage of a law on the use of bathrooms in public schools by transgender children, reviving an issue that sparked boycotts and protests when North Carolina passed a similar measure a year ago. He noted that 77 percent of transgender students report being mistreated and 54 percent report being harassed due to their gender identity. "It's about increasing capacity, it's about providing homes for kids", Lucio said. Read More »

NYC Lights Up Green in Support of Paris Climate Accord

At the same time , China's coal consumption started to decline as the economy slowed. Chris Rapley, professor of climate science at University College London, said in response: "The essence of climate change can be captured in 10 words: "It's Clear: It's Real; It's Us; It's Bad; There's Hope". Read More »

Russian Federation secret ties allegations nothing but 'hysteria': Putin

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Earlier during Friday's event, Putin called on a group of senior American business executives to help reverse the worsening of relations between the two countries. That's what he's there to do!" President Vladimir Putin says the Russian state has never been involved in hacking. Days before, Kelly donned a trench coat look for an interview in St. Read More »

Key US-Europe relations called into question after Trump trip

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Just as important, if not more so, their sophisticated contacts with key officials and members of Congress allow them to reassure themselves that, whatever Trump's bluster, the alliance will sail on in the name of European democratic capitalism, even if ― as most now expect ― the president makes the dramatic gesture of pulling out of the Paris Accord on climate change . Read More »

Goldman under fire for buying Venezuela "hunger bonds"

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Many economists say the only way to improve the country's situation is to scrap price and currency control systems that have hobbled the private sector. President Trump summed up the crisis recently. "We directly ask our sister nations to be our voice at this moment ", he said, ". because what happens in Venezuela affects the region". Read More »

SCOTUS Rules North Carolina Gerrymandering Is Racist

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The ruling upholds a lower court decision that ordered a new map for the 2016 election. Democrats hailed the ruling. The state maintained that it was required to do that under the Voting Rights Act, but today the Supreme Court unanimously rejected that argument, as it has in similar cases from Alabama and Virginia . Read More »

Brazilian President refuses to resign despite corruption allegations

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I repeat: I will not resign. Protests are planned in several cities and opposition politicians took to Twitter and local news channels to call for Mr Temer to be impeached, arguing his government no longer has legitimacy. He is also loathed on the left for his role in the impeachment just a year ago of leftist president Dilma Rousseff . The veteran centre-right politician, who took over previous year with a promise to restore Brazil's stability after the impeachment of leftist ... Read More »

Saudi Arabia king: Trump's visit a 'turning point'

Trump's tone is, I'm going to hold on to my friends. "If you choose the path of terror, your life will be empty, your life will be brief, and your soul will be condemned". But, boy, there was certainly no sign of it, there was not a single effort at any incursion. In Saudi Arabia, women live under the supervision of a male guardian and need his permission to study and travel, as well as to receive some health treatments. Read More »

Trudeau Team 'Disappointed' Over U.S. Exit From Paris Climate Accord

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He also belonged to Trump's manufacturing jobs council. Today the president of the United States , Donald Trump , announced his decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris agreement. European Climate Commissioner Miguel Arias Canete told reporters in Brussels he regretted the US pullout from the pact and said it could not be renegotiated, as Trump has suggested. Read More »

Putin denies Russian meddling in U.S. election

Foreign investors noted good investment climate in Russian Federation and spoke about the need of further predictability of the situation at the meeting with President Vladimir Putin , Finance Minister Anton Siluanov told reporters on Friday. Read More »

We are taking it as a normal game: Azhar Ali

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Former England captain Andrew Strauss has said that despite England's fifth ranking, their one-day game has improved enough to make them real contenders. When: Thursday June 1, 2017. It's very anxious for Morgan's men, because Woakes is their highest-placed bowler in the International Cricket Council's one-day international rankings. Read More »

Most of US economic might keeps faith with Paris

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Michael Bloomberg is pledging to fill a funding gap created by President Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris climate accord , offering up to $15 million to support the United Nations agency that helps countries implement the agreement . Read More »

UN Security Council Sanctions 15 North Koreans With Ties to

The Asia-Pacific region is a dynamic security environment , he added, with concern over rising challenges from North Korea and the threat posed by its nuclear and ballistic missile developments, as well as concern over China's rise and its assertive behavior, particularly in the maritime area. Read More »

Jason Roy reassured of England place despite poor form

That plan, though, proved to be the right one, as Tamim Iqbal and Soumya Sarkar switched gears, effortlessly and brilliantly once the first Powerplay was done. They never allowed the England bowlers to settle, and realising that the pacers were largely bowling back of a length, they adjusted accordingly. Smith asserted that his teammates will have to adjust fast to the demands of the 50-over version of the game as well as to the conditions in England as they try to win the Champions ... Read More »

Trans-Pacific Partnership moving ahead without US

However, a decision by US President Donald Trump early in his administration to withdraw the US has left the future of the TPP in doubt. "These efforts would address our concern about protectionism, contribute to maintaining open markets, strengthening the rules-based worldwide trading system, increasing world trade, and raising living standards", the group said in a ministerial statement on Sunday. Read More »

EU's Juncker opens China summit vowing to uphold Paris deal

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Without mentioning the US specifically, Li said that "China in recent years has stayed true to its commitment" and pointed out that his was one of the first countries to ratify the 2015 Paris Agreement . If that sounds technical and insignificant, think again. Reports suggest China has scrapped plans for 100 new coal-fired power plants, but that's largely because its economic growth is slowing down and its population is aging. Read More »