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US, G7 partners remain at odds on climate at environment meeting

US, G7 partners remain at odds on climate at environment meeting

Before his departure, Pruitt's counterparts from Britain, France , Germany, Canada, Japan and Italy expressed their disappointment at President Donald Trump's recent decision to pull the us out of the 2015 Paris Agreement . "Let's be clear - the U.S.is bigger than one administration and we're going to be moving forward, as is the rest of the world, with the states, cities and businesses in the United States that are committed to serious climate action and committed to the Paris ...


Oracle beats profit estimates on cloud push, shares jump

Oracle beats profit estimates on cloud push, shares jump

The company was maintained on Friday, June 17 by Wunderlich. Buckhead Capital Management LLC's holdings in Oracle Corporation were worth $1,047,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Analysts await American Tower Corp (NYSE:AMT) to report earnings on July, 27. Carret Asset Mngmt Llc reported 122,335 shares or 0.89% of all its holdings.


20 dead as car bomb hits bank in southern Afghanistan

20 dead as car bomb hits bank in southern Afghanistan

There was no immediate claim of responsibility but Taliban and Islamic State militants have carried out many deadly attacks in recent months. The dead and injured civilians, members of the security forces who were waiting at the bank to collect their pay and staff of the New Kabul Bank branch, officials said.


Tillerson: US Hopes Gulf Countries' Demands on Qatar 'Reasonable'

Tillerson: US Hopes Gulf Countries' Demands on Qatar 'Reasonable'

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's spokeswoman signaled his patience is wearing thin as a dispute between a Saudi Arabia-led coalition and Qatar drags into a third week, saying the USA is "mystified" that the group hasn't done more to show how the country can end its isolation.



Oil prices climb off 10-month lows as US stockpiles drop

Output from the 14-member exporter group ticked higher in May due to rising production in Nigeria , Libya and Iraq , raising concerns about OPEC's effort to shrink global stockpiles of crude oil . USA crude was down 2.7% at $43.01 a barrel. The price of oil has continued to fall despite the decision just months ago by OPEC members to cut supplies to lift prices.



Adele makes surprise visit to Grenfell Tower firefighters

As of this morning, 10 people were still being treated in hospital following the blaze. Grenfell tower was retrofitted with cladding at the cost of $12.8 million in 2015. "Until we actually know what went wrong at Grenfell Tower, the more we investigate the better", Malhotra added. Authorities have already launched an investigation into the disaster, which London Mayor Sadiq Khan recently said fell after "years of neglect" from local council members who overlooked residents' ...