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Biden pledges New Deal-like economic agenda to counter Trump

4 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

DUNMORE, Pa. - Democrat Joe Biden turned his campaign against President Donald Trump toward the economy Thursday, introducing a New Deal-like economic agenda while drawing a...
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The Post-Pandemic Economy Could Be Green and Clean-but Not With These Plans

The Post-Pandemic Economy Could Be Green and Clean-but Not With These Plans

4 hours ago   |   Foreign Policy

Well-meaning green stimulus plans fall far short of what's needed for the climate and the economy.
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‘Regime shift' happening in the Arctic Ocean

‘Regime shift' happening in the Arctic Ocean

6 hours ago   |   Stanford

Stanford scientists find the growth of phytoplankton in the Arctic Ocean has increased 57 percent over just two decades, enhancing its ability to soak up carbon dioxide. While...
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‘We've Seen the Power of Protest.' Ellie Goulding on Why Environmental Activism Is Part of Her Platform

7 hours ago   |   Time

Pop music and caring about the planet didn't always go hand in hand. But Ellie Goulding - known for hits like 2015's multi-platinum “Love Me Like You Do” - was early to jump...
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After Snubbing Donations for Amazon, Brazil Hopes They'll Resume

7 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

One year after saying Brazil doesn't need money to protect the Amazon, President Jair Bolsonaro's administration now says it expects international donations to the country's...
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South Africa's ANC Suggests Pension Funds Take Some Eskom Assets

7 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

The Economic Transformation Committee of South Africa's ruling African National Congress suggested that pension funds take over some of the assets of the indebted state power...
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Slash CO2, Then Wait-and Wait-for Temperatures to Drop

7 hours ago   |   Scientific American

Climate action today will take decades to manifest in global temperatures because of “climate inertia”
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The Limits of Democrats' Climate Progress

8 hours ago   |   The New Republic

Thursday morning, the World Meteorological Organization released a report projecting that there is a one in five chance of global temperatures rising by 1.5 degrees celsius in...
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Angelina Jolie Interviews Vanessa Nakate About Activism and the Power of African Voices

Angelina Jolie Interviews Vanessa Nakate About Activism and the Power of African Voices

8 hours ago   |   Time

Concerned about her country's rising temperatures, Ugandan climate activist Vanessa Nakate, 23, spent months protesting alone outside the gates of Parliament in Kampala. Her...
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Team Dresch Share New Song “Story of the Earth”: Listen

9 hours ago   |   Pitchfork

The Portland punks wrote the climate change-focused track in 2007
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Govt Watchdog: Political pressure caused 'Sharpiegate' frantic rebuke

Govt Watchdog: Political pressure caused 'Sharpiegate' frantic rebuke

A series of “crazy in the middle of the night” texts, emails and phone calls caused top federal weather officials to wrongly admonish a weather office for a tweet that... Read more ...

Tropical Storm Fay forms off coast of North Carolina

Tropical Storm Fay forms off coast of North Carolina

It's the sixth named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season Read more ...

Big Ten to limit football, fall sports to conference games

Big Ten to limit football, fall sports to conference games

The Big Ten Conference won't play non-conference games in football or other sports this fall. Read more ...

NYC mayor helps paint 'Black Lives Matter' outside Trump Tower

NYC mayor helps paint 'Black Lives Matter' outside Trump Tower

The mayor announced the plan to paint “Black Lives Matter” in front of Trump Tower last month after earlier announcing that the slogan would be painted on streets at several... Read more ...

Missing Seoul mayor's body found after massive search

Missing Seoul mayor's body found after massive search

His daughter called police on Thursday afternoon and said her father had given her “a will-like” verbal message in the morning before leaving home. Read more ...

Starbucks to mandate facial coverings in all company-owned cafes starting...

Starbucks to mandate facial coverings in all company-owned cafes starting July 15

SEATTLE - Starbucks says it will require customers to wear a facial covering while visiting any of its company-owned cafe locations in the United States starting July 15. The... Read more ...

Supreme Court Justices Kavanaugh and Gorsuch ruled against Trump in landmark...

Supreme Court Justices Kavanaugh and Gorsuch ruled against Trump in landmark cases about the president's taxes and financial records

Both of President Donald Trump's Supreme Court appointees ruled against the president in Thursday's decision on whether the president could defy a subpoena making him turn over... Read more ...

Supreme Court says Manhattan district attorney can get Trump tax records

Supreme Court says Manhattan district attorney can get Trump tax records

WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court on Thursday upheld a prosecutor's demand for President Donald Trump's tax returns as part of a criminal investigation that includes hush-money... Read more ...

Supreme Court rules NY grand jury can subpoena Trump's financial records

Supreme Court rules NY grand jury can subpoena Trump's financial records

WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court on Thursday ruled a New York grand jury can subpoena to see President Trump's tax returns and financial records - serving a major blow to the... Read more ...

How much a Disney World ticket cost the year you were born

How much a Disney World ticket cost the year you were born

When Disney World first opened, a ticket was a mere $3.50. Read more ...