Trump has called the deal the worst agreement ever negotiated by the U.S.
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Trump has called the deal the worst agreement ever negotiated by the U.S.
Nicaragua was one of the final holdouts on signing the Paris Agreement on climate change, but after seeing other countries deal with devastating natural disasters, the country is joining the deal.Â That leaves the United States and Syria as the only countries not participating. Under the Trump ...
Cassini sent home one last batch of photos from SaturnÂ before plunging to its death Friday and among them was an attempt to record aÂ mysterious object embedded in the planet's rings, otherwise known as 'Peggy.'
'Every other international community now is referring to him as Rocket Man'
Trump is playing into the hands of the Stalinist regime's victim complex by threatening its annihilation.
Mexico waited anxiously Thursday for signs of life at a collapsed school in the capital, as rescuers continued clawing through rubble for survivors of a 7.1-magnitude earthquake that killed at least 233 people. Firefighters, police, soldiers and volunteers worked frantically to remove debris in ...
Climate change is a prominent topic at the United Nations General Assembly, and the link to health is becoming more apparent.
In California's long-raging water wars, pitting north against south and farmer against city dweller, the one thing everybody agreed on Wednesday was that the outdated method of shipping water throughout ...
Seismologists say Mexico City's dry lake bed of soft soil made the earthquake shaking worse
Space station's Joe Acaba had home flooded by one hurricane, family's homeland hit by another
French President Emmanuel Macron stood firm Tuesday that landmark agreements on Iran and climate change would not change as he gently nudged Donald Trump to return to the fold. Macron, like Trump appearing for the first time at the annual United Nations gathering of world leaders, met his US ...
A new bill would change part of the Communications Decency Act, which protects site operators for content posted by others.
Salmon stocks across the world are reportedly being depleted after the hugely popular fish became affected by a surge of parasitic sea lice.
Scientists at Nevada earthquake lab are declaring success after testing new bridge designs they created to better withstand violent temblors and speed reconstruction after quake damage
The region is preparing for a secession vote that Spain says is illegal
German drugs and pesticides group Bayer said on Tuesday it was now likely to be early next year before it can complete its $66 billion deal to acquire U.S. group Monsanto, later than previously expected. The European Commission has been scrutinising the proposed takeover with a deadline of Jan. ...
Rescuers dug Wednesday for survivors of a 7.1- magnitude earthquake that killed at least 230 people in Mexico, as the nation watched anxiously for signs of life at a collapsed school in the capital. Firefighters, police, soldiers and volunteers worked frantically to remove rubble in scenes repeated ...
Australians have just wrapped up the warmest winter on record, according to a new report. The Climate Council's report, titled Hot and Dry: Australia's Weird Winter, found that Australia's winter had the highest maximum temperatures on record â€” reaching nearly 2ÂşC above average. SEE ALSO: 'Game ...
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BANGOR, Maine â€” A retired Royal Canadian Mounted Police officer accused of smuggling narwhal tusks was sentenced Wednesday to five years, two months in a U.S. prison for related money laundering counts.
Actor William Shatner, 'Zero-G: Green Space' author, talks about his new book, science fiction as a prediction of the future and the race to space.
Astronomers are using an array of giant antennas in the New Mexico desert for a years-long project aimed at producing the sharpest view ever of such a large portion of the sky using radio waves.
The scope of the opioid epidemic is so large that opioid-related deaths are decreasing life expectancy almost as much as HIV did at the peak of the AIDS crisis
A massive, glowing, Slinky-like "creature" photographed by a scuba diver off the coast of Australia has spurred intense speculation about what the mystery beast could be. Speculation swirled that the psychedelic creature was a giant pyrosome, a free-floating sea squirt made of thousands of tiny ...
Surrounded by the sleek hi-tech campuses and luxury condominiums of "Beijing's Silicon Valley", migrants from the countryside recreate village life, cooking in outdoor communal areas, playing cards and showering in the street. For months, the authorities have bricked up and torn down thousands of ...
You can see the changes from Hurricane Irma from space. Take a look at these images of the Caribbean Island Barbuda from NASA.
'Rocket Man is on a suicide mission for himself and for his regime'
WASHINGTON â€” Cleanups at some U.S. hazardous waste sites have stopped or slowed down because the Environmental Protection Agency does not manage its Superfund staff effectively to match its workload, an internal government watchdog said Tuesday.
The Black Sea Maritime Project â€”a two-year investigation of Bulgaria's Black Sea watersâ€”involved local and international expertsÂ who foundÂ 60 previously lost shipwrecks spanning 2,500 years in the history of a coastline that has been port to many of Europe's major empires. Dozens of old ships ...
Lyle Jeffs was charged in a multi-million dollar food stamp fraud scheme
And it's got some clever new hardware to make it work.
Months of invasions by sometimes armed semi-nomadic herders, and tens of thousands of their livestock, have had a disastrous impact on the wildlife of a region heralded as a conservation success story. African wild dogs, elephants, buffalo, lions, giraffes, zebra and antelope have all been affected ...
Hurricane Maria has killed at least nine and has left Puerto Rico entirely without power
At least 21 diplomats have been affected
BRUSSELS â€” An intact German World War I submarine containing the bodies of 23 people has been found off the coast of Belgium, authorities said Tuesday.
He was wanted on suspicion of murder
Sebastian Thrun's online education company, Udacity, is starting the Flying Car Nanodegree Program.
Archaeologists digging under a Maya palace in Guatemala say they have opened the tomb of a royal and found a jade mask and bones, both painted bright red. The tomb was unearthed at the site of El PerĂş-Waka'Â in the rainforest of northern Guatemala. A wealthy royal family once ruled Waka' and ...
The officers were responding to a report of a hit-and-run
'We feel your pain,' said one commentator
The 53-year-old man is believed to have killed himself
New York proposes regulations to require credit bureaus like Equifax to have the same cybersecurity standards as banks and insurance companies; reaction from cybersecurity analyst Morgan Wright
After some bumps in the road to home-automation nirvana, the maker of smart thermostats tries to level up.
Campi Flegrei is a huge calderaâ€”a crater that often forms after the mouth of a volcano has collapsed following an eruptionâ€”that sits to the west of Naples. The last time Campi Flegrei erupted was in 1538, but this was a relatively minor event. Around 40,000 years ago, it produced a super ...
The former President praised the efforts of young people while firing shots at the GOP
The first group of refugees are expected to be resettled to the U.S. 'in coming weeks'
Sophia Spencer has done more at the age of eight than most of us will do in a lifetime. Spencer, who lives in Canada, was one of two authors of a paper published earlier this month in the Annals of the Entomological Society of America. She and Morgan Jackson, an entomologist who works at theâ€¦
'The United Nations has not reached its full potential,' Trump said
WASHINGTON â€” President Donald Trump's nominee to oversee chemical safety at the Environmental Protection Agency has for years accepted payments for criticizing studies that raised concerns about the safety of his clients' products, according to a review of financial records and his published work ...
Verizon Wireless abruptly notified 8,500 rural customers in 13 states that they are cancelling their service due to excessive data usage in 'roaming' areas