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Federal Agencies Deliver Blunt Report on Human-Caused Climate Change

Federal Agencies Deliver Blunt Report on Human-Caused Climate Change

Since 1900, the report says Earth has warmed by 1.8 degrees (1 degree Celsius) and seas have risen by 8 inches. It would not have been easy for the Trump administration to suppress or doctor the report, said Rachel Licker, a senior climate scientist for the Cambridge, Massachusetts-based Union of Concerned Scientists .


'I don't remember much' about meeting with Papadopoulos

'I don't remember much' about meeting with Papadopoulos

Senate Republicans have not rushed to Sessions's defense but were less ruffled about his participation in the Papadopoulos meeting. Speaking to reporters outside the White House before departing Friday for a lengthy trip to Asia , Trump said: "It was a very unimportant meeting".


5 more Palestinians confirmed killed from tunnel raid

5 more Palestinians confirmed killed from tunnel raid

The Izz al-Din al-Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of the Hamas movement, released a statement following the attack, saying that "the blood of the martyrs would not be wasted, and that the Israeli occupation bears responsibility for the consequences of this aggressive escalation".


NYC Terrorist Wanted to Fly ISIS Flag in Hospital Room

NYC Terrorist Wanted to Fly ISIS Flag in Hospital Room

Prosecutors said Saipov considered displaying ISIS flags on the truck during the attack, but decided it would attract too much attention. "It will endure" commonly refers to Islamic State, she says . were doing to respond to the killing of Muslims in Iraq. The terrorist group relies on the far-reaching influence of its ideology and the fact that Muslims in any part of the world can "convert", in a manner of speaking, to the fundamentalist interpretation of Islam it espouses.


Clovis Tied To 2016 Election Investigation, Faces More Opposition To USDA Nomination

Clovis Tied To 2016 Election Investigation, Faces More Opposition To USDA Nomination

On Sessions, Gordon said: "I don't fault the senator for not recalling things Carter (Page) or George (Papadopolous) may have told him in private settings". "From early on, I have strongly opposed the nomination of Sam Clovis to be the chief scientist at USDA", Stabenow said in the news release. Clovis could not stop an American citizen from traveling overseas "in his personal capacity", she said ...