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Indian President Takes on Donald Trump Over Paris Climate Deal

Governor Andrew Cuomo said his state of NY was committed to complying with the Paris standards - which call for USA reduction of its emissions by 26 to 28 percent from 2005 levels - "regardless of (the capital city) Washington's irresponsible actions".


Goldman Sachs Accused Of Tossing 'Financial Lifeline' To Venezuelan Dictator

Goldman Sachs Accused Of Tossing 'Financial Lifeline' To Venezuelan Dictator

Goldman Sachs paid about $ 865 million , or 31 cents on the dollar, for the bonds, the Wall Street Journal reported Sunday, citing five unidentified people familiar with last week's transaction. While some member countries of the Organization of American States met on Wednesday to discuss the crisis in Venezuela in Washington , authorities in Caracas continued using tear gas canisters and water cannons to disrupt a massive protest against President Nicolas Maduro .



Kerry, Gore blast Trump climate exit

As well as a world outcry, Trump's decision prompted a domestic backlash, with state governors, city mayors and powerful companies already drawing up plans to meet the Paris pact's greenhouse gas emission targets. Those who wanted to leave argued in favor of a more inward-looking approach and narrow nationalistic reasons for exiting the Paris Agreement. -China bilateral agreement was instrumental in overcoming longstanding differences between industrialized and developing countries ...



Britain frees 12 detained after London attack

Police said they had released the final 10 people arrested on Sunday as part of the investigations into the attack, which left seven people dead and 48 injured. A worker at Wheatsheaf pub, Fabio Lamas, 20, told NBC News he saw a patron get shot in the head by a stray police bullet as he stood by a window inside the establishment.