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Trump plans to withdraw climate skeptic's nomination to environmental office

Trump plans to withdraw climate skeptic's nomination to environmental office

In a contentious Senate hearing last November, she defended past statements that particulate pollution released by burning fuels is not harmful unless one were to suck on a car's tailpipe. Hartnett White, who once described the belief in "global warming" as a "kind of paganism" for "secular elites", would have overseen environmental an energy policies in her role. Consulte Mais Informação

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TTP bombing kills 11 troops in Swat Valley

TTP bombing kills 11 troops in Swat Valley

Meanwhile, the injured were taken to Saidu Teaching Hospital in Mingora, Swat. As per Pakistani media reports, the banned outfit Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) has claimed responsibility for the attack. The Pakistani Taliban are led by Maulana Fazlullah, who comes from Swat and led militants in the region before assuming leadership of the group. "Coward enemy terrorists are no match for our valiant sons of the soil and no attack can deter us in pursuing our struggle against the menace of ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Jacob Rees-Mogg caught in the middle of university punch-up

Jacob Rees-Mogg caught in the middle of university punch-up

Rees-Mogg then walked to the back of the room to speak with the protesters and a scuffle broke out with the politician stuck in the middle. This isn't the first time that Mr Rees-Mogg has caused controversy amongst university students. The police are now working to identify the individuals. Jacob Rees-Mogg was at the centre of a highly physical fracas in Bristol as masked protesters tried to disrupt an event he was speaking at. Consulte Mais Informação

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Ryan Celebrates School Secretary's '$1.50 A Week' Paycheck Increase From Tax Bill

Ryan Celebrates School Secretary's '$1.50 A Week' Paycheck Increase From Tax Bill

However, it seems that the story that really got Ryan's blood pumping over his tax bill success was that of a Pennsylvania high school secretary who was going to see, drum roll please ... The tweet was deleted within hours, probably guaranteeing it will never be forgotten, and leaving people baffled as to why Ryan ever thought it would make a good advertisement for the tax plan's supposed middle-class benefit. Consulte Mais Informação

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After Rajasthan rout, will BJP advance LS polls?

After Rajasthan rout, will BJP advance LS polls?

Earlier in the day, the Congress wrested Mandalgarh Assembly seat in Rajasthan from the BJP and also won both the Ajmer and Alwar Lok Sabha seats. According to the latest report Congress candidate Raghu Sharma is leading in Ajmer by over 21,000 votes. The BJP's vote is so far behind the TMC's that to call it a challenger to Ms Banerjee's party will be a severe distortion of reality. Consulte Mais Informação

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Suns to suspend F Chriss one game

Suns to suspend F Chriss one game

Chriss, 20, is in his second season in the National Basketball Association after being selected No. 8 overall in the 2016 draft. Chriss missed seven games in January due to hip and ankle injuries. The Suns are 18-35 this season and next face the Hornets on Sunday. Peters, who was selected by the Suns with the 54th overall pick in the 2017 NBA Draft, is on a two-way contract and played six minutes against Utah. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump prepared to move on Middle East peace plan without Palestinians

Trump prepared to move on Middle East peace plan without Palestinians

The meeting aims to discuss the repercussions of the United States' decision on Palestine. We must invest in this supportive worldwide atmosphere for the Palestinian rights and for our clear Arab position and intensify our efforts and continue our contacts with the global community to achieve our goal of halting all unilateral steps aimed at imposing a de facto policy on the ground, he said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Michelle Obama Talks How to 'Lead With Hope and Not Fear'

Michelle Obama Talks How to 'Lead With Hope and Not Fear'

The celebration is part of the Reach Higher initiative, which Obama started while in the White House to "to inspire every student in America to take charge of their future by completing their education past high school". "I personally feel frightened", said DeGeneres. "Yeah, people are afraid. And we can't do that only when people make you feel good and safe, we've got to do that all across the border". Consulte Mais Informação

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Japan launches world's smallest rocket

Japan launches world's smallest rocket

The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) launched the rocket, one of the smallest in the world, from the Uchinoura Space Center in Kagoshima Prefecture, southwestern Japan, at 2:03 PM on Saturday. The launch followed a failed attempt in January past year, when the flight of the No. 4 vehicle of the SS-520 series was terminated shortly after its launch due to problems caused by a short circuit. Consulte Mais Informação

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