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Trump left all alone on climate change at the end of the G20 summit

Trump left all alone on climate change at the end of the G20 summit

German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrives for a news conference after the G-20 summit in Hamburg, northern Germany on July 8, 2017.

At the 2016 G-20 summit, in Hangzhou, China, world leaders united in a common determination to implement the Paris …

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The President of Iceland is right: Ban pineapple pizza.

The President of Iceland is right: Ban pineapple pizza.

This is a silly post, about a silly bit of news, but is a reminder that we really should think about what we eat.

According to Foreign Policy, in a post titled Profiles in Courage, The President of Iceland recently …

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Maharashtra Civic Polls: Its definitely a setback, says Congress

Maharashtra Civic Polls: Its definitely a setback, says Congress

The party could barely manage to win 30 seats in Mumbai while it lost power in Amravati, Solapur civic bodies as well as Pune and Pimpri-Chinchwad where it shared power with NCP. (Reuters)

Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) today conceded …

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Mama June Weight Loss: ‘Honey Boo Boo’ Star Reveals How She Went To Size 4

Mama June Weight Loss: ‘Honey Boo Boo’ Star Reveals How She Went To Size 4

Mama June’s weight loss, which will be documented on the upcoming series Mama June: From Not To Hot, has brought the formerly dangerously overweight Here Comes Honey Boo Boo star down to a Size 4. Now, in an exclusive interview, …

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Arkansas Supreme Court Strikes Down Local Anti-Discrimination Law

Arkansas Supreme Court Strikes Down Local Anti-Discrimination Law

Arkansas state Sen. Bart Hester, defends his bill preventing local governments from passing their own anti-discrimination laws. On Thursday, a Fayetteville law was struck down by the state Supreme Court.

The Arkansas Supreme Court has struck down a local law …

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Trump’s transgender move puts spotlight on Supreme Court case

Trump’s transgender move puts spotlight on Supreme Court case

An attendee holds a sign during a rally supporting transgender youth in New York on Feb. 23, 2017. (Kathy Willens/AP)

The Trump administration’s move on Wednesday to rescind guidance allowing transgender students to use the bathrooms of their choice has …

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Medicaid Expansion Has Delivered Access To Addiction Treatment, Report Finds

Medicaid Expansion Has Delivered Access To Addiction Treatment, Report Finds

Medicaid spending on medications used to treat opioid addiction has risen sharply in recent years.

This week, as senators have decamped from Washington for the Fourth of July recess, the future of the Senate’s Affordable Care Act replacement plan — …

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Essar Steel case: Setback for RBI over fast tracking 12 cases at NCLT

Essar Steel case: Setback for RBI over fast tracking 12 cases at NCLT

The court had on July 4 ordered a stay on all proceedings against Essar Steel at the Ahmedabad NCLT.

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Friday told the Gujarat High Court that it would issue a corrigendum to clarify …

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China Tightens Control of Film, TV as Major Political Events Loom

China Tightens Control of Film, TV as Major Political Events Loom

The Chinese government is tightening control of film and TV and cranking up its propaganda machine to ensure a “unified atmosphere” in the run-up to politically sensitive events and anniversaries this fall.

New directives order the film and television industries …

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Alex Saundry ready to quell client and Brisbane superstar Tayla Harris on Saturday

Alex Saundry ready to quell client and Brisbane superstar Tayla Harris on Saturday

GIANTS defender Alex Saundry could find herself in a very sticky situation on Saturday afternoon when GWS take on the undefeated Lions in Brisbane.

Saundry’s day job is as a player manager for Connors Sports Management, whose clients just happen …

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