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Clark won't quit as BC premier, will test confidence of legislature

Clark won't quit as BC premier, will test confidence of legislature

Local MLA Katrine Conroy is confident that the BC NDP will get a chance to form government after the BC NDP Caucus and BC Green Caucus ratified a confidence and supply agreement on Tuesday afternoon. "In recent days, we have made every effort to reach a governing agreement, while standing firm on our core beliefs", Clark said. Clark said if her government loses a confidence vote, she would be willing to serve as Opposition leader.



US withdraws from Paris climate accord

Gross Domestic Product. "As we know in the North Country, protecting our environment goes hand in hand with strengthening our economy". "Unfortunately, the first to suffer from this injudicious decision is the American people", the group, an alliance of climate activists, said .


Zbigniew Brzezinski, Carter Adviser, Dead at 89

Zbigniew Brzezinski, Carter Adviser, Dead at 89

I will miss him", Carter said in part of the statement. "He played an essential role in all the key foreign policy events of my administration, including normalization of relations with China, signing of the SALT II treaty, brokering the Camp David Accords, and the Panama Canal treaties, among others", Carter said.



Hundreds protest Trump's Paris climate decision outside White House

The withdrawal may not actually take effect until 2020. President Trump's announcement that he will pull the United States out of the Paris climate accord has been met with no shortage of fierce blowback - from former President Barack Obama , CEOs, city mayors, and now the Weather Channel.



Malaysia Airlines plane turns back after cockpit entry attempt

Former AFL player Andrew Leoncelli was one of several passengers who tackled the man, speaking to ABC radio he said they sat there for an "extremely long time". "There's a giant black object on this plane, a insane guy wants to blow it up, who was subdued", the former footballer said in a video made while on the plane, seen by the Age .


European Union leader urges Trump not to ditch Paris climate deal

European Union leader urges Trump not to ditch Paris climate deal

A decision to drop out would put the USA at odds with almost every other nation on Earth. When asked about the US' possible move earlier Thursday, a spokesperson for China's Ministry of Foreign Affairs described climate change as a global challenge that no one country can ignore.