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Trump pulls US from global warming accord

President Donald Trump said Thursday he was withdrawing the US from the Paris climate agreement, striking a major blow to worldwide efforts to combat climate change and distancing the country from many allies overseas. Well, according to a briefed source, that decision has already been made, and Trump is set to withdraw the USA from the agreement. The rumors of a pullout didn't resonate as well as some might expect in Gillette, the hometown of the nation's thermal coal industry, whose ...



Trump stands by Kushner amid Federal Bureau of Investigation probe and reported tensions

This photo taken on May 23, 2017 shows senior presidential adviser Jared Kushner during a welcome ceremony at the presidential palace in the West Bank city of Bethlehem. Donald Trump's former campaign manager has suggested the president is the greatest communicator the country has ever seen. But he declined to say whether he's been contacted by Trump or anyone else about a return engagement.



Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For Carnival Corp. (LON:CCL)

The shares were sold at an average price of $58.29, for a total value of $349,740.00. On Thursday, December 29 Thamm Michael Olaf sold $1.55M worth of Carnival plc (ADR) (NYSE:CUK) or 30,842 shares. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have issued a hold rating and fifteen have given a buy rating to the stock. Therefore 63% are positive.



Texas House offers a path to avoid special session

The rift between GOP factions in the House and Senate has now erupted in the final weekend over a "bathroom bill" and threatens to thrust the Legislature into a special session. Straus said the senate can pass the transgender bathroom legislation that the house added as an amendment to a school hazard preparedness bill Sunday night.


Despite Washington, there will be Paris

Despite Washington, there will be Paris

May's office says she spoke to President Donald Trump after his announcement and " expressed her disappointment with the decision". "Americans don't need Washington to meet our Paris commitments, and Americans are not going to let Washington stand in the way of fulfilling it", Bloomberg said following a meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron and Paris mayor Anne Hidalgo on Friday (Saturday NZ time ).



US employers add modest 138K jobs; unemployment rate dips to 4.3 percent

Average hourly earnings have risen a middling 2.5 percent over the past year. Over the past four months, non-store retailers (mostly online sellers) have added 12,500 jobs while the rest of the sector has cut 92,600. The government only considers people unemployed if they are actively looking for work. Annual employment gains, nevertheless, were observed in six metros including Ekurhuleni (152,000), eThekwiki (76,000) and the City of Johannesburg (66,000) according to the report .