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Chinese premier leads calls to keep up fight against global warming

Chinese premier leads calls to keep up fight against global warming

Trump himself kept everyone in suspense, saying he was still listening to "a lot of people both ways". Almost 200 nations, including the United States, agreed in 2015 to voluntarily reduce their greenhouse gas emissions in an effort to combat climate change .



Cleveland police fire officer who killed Tamir Rice

At a news conference , officials said that the officer, Timothy Loehmann , would be terminated immediately and that Frank Garmback , an officer who was driving the patrol auto, would be suspended for 10 days, beginning Wednesday. "This has been tough on our entire community, and definitely on the Rice family", Calvin Williams , Cleveland's police chief, told the Times . In a disciplinary letter, McGrath told Garmback that he should not have driven his patrol vehicle onto the grass ...



White House Truncates Media Briefing, Leaving Questions Unanswered

Tim Ryan (D-Ohio), as well as Reps. Trump semi-regularly retweets items from FOX News and promotes shows from the network. Last week, the Arizona lawmaker said investigations into allegations of ties between Trump's campaign and Russian Federation were reaching "Watergate size and scale".


Trump Announces Plan to Withdraw From Paris Climate Change Accord

Trump Announces Plan to Withdraw From Paris Climate Change Accord

The United States, under former President Barack Obama , had committed to reduce its emissions by 26 per cent to 28 per cent from 2005 levels by 2025. Chinese Premier Li Keqiang says fighting climate change is a "global consensus" and an "international responsibility". He later said the city would "follow the guidelines of the Paris Agreement for our people, our economy & future".



Trump announcing decision on global climate impact

Global leaders vowed to press ahead with the Paris climate accord after Donald Trump pulled the world's biggest economy out of the pact, and Europe's heavy hitters rebuffed the American president's suggestion that it could be renegotiated.



China vows to adhere to Paris climate deal

US President Donald Trump considers climate change a "hoax". Tesla CEO Elon Musk said in a Twitter post on Wednesday that he had done "all I can" to convince Trump to stay in the Paris accord, and threatened to leave White House advisory councils if Trump announces a USA exit.