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Amazon rainforest fires rise to record number, smoke visible from space

50 minutes ago   |   ABC

A government monitoring agency said Brazil has seen 74,155 fires as of Tuesday, an 84 percent increase over last year.
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G-7 'counter-summit' protest mobilizes against inequality

1 hour ago   |   My Sanantonio

IRUN, Spain - Protesters are beginning to set up camp on both sides of the border between France and Spain ahead of this year's G-7 summit of the world's major industrialized...
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The Way We're Talking About Climate Change Is All Wrong. Here's How We Win Hearts and Minds | Opinion

1 hour ago   |   Newsweek

Remember: Most people are focused, first and foremost, on meeting their immediate, basic needs, not preventing an apocalyptic 2050.
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Brazil's Amazon rainforest is burning at a record rate, research center says

2 hours ago   |   WGN TV   |   2 articles

Fires are raging at a record rate in Brazil's Amazon rainforest, and scientists warn it could strike a devastating blow to the fight against climate change. The fires are...
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Jameela Jamil blames racism for British tabloids fixating on Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's carbon footprint

Jameela Jamil blames racism for British tabloids fixating on Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's carbon footprint

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Jameela Jamil defended Meghan Markle and Prince Harry from recent scrutiny with a series of passionate tweets on Tuesday. "Dear England and English press, just say you hate her...
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Roger Clemens Says He Won't Run for Texas Senate Because of Political Climate

2 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

Legendary pitcher Roger Clemens announced Tuesday that he would not run for a United States House of Representatives seat in Texas. Clemens had been viewed as a potential...
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This $22 bee trap saved our family cabin from a carpenter bee invasion - it's easy to install and clean

This $22 bee trap saved our family cabin from a carpenter bee invasion - it's easy to install and clean

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Carpenter bees aren't just a nuisance, they will cost you your family vacation, or your home, should you have to replace the siding or trim on your house in their wake. Sprays...
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Wave climate projections predict risks to Aussie coastlines

3 hours ago   |   Science Daily

Researchers have mapped out how much waves are likely to change around the globe under climate change and found that if we can limit warming to 2 degrees, signals of wave...
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The Global Food Crisis Is Here

The Global Food Crisis Is Here

3 hours ago   |   Foreign Policy

It's not just that climate change is ravaging the world's agriculture. Agriculture is also ravaging the climate.
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Monitoring CO2 leakage sites on the ocean floor

4 hours ago   |   Science Daily

Injecting carbon dioxide deep below the seabed could be an important strategy for mitigating climate change, according to some experts. However, scientists need a reliable way...
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Brazil's Amazon rainforest is burning at a record rate, research center says

Brazil's Amazon rainforest is burning at a record rate, research center says

The smoke has reached one city more than 1,700 miles away, even making it pitch black during the day apparently due to smoke and ash. Read more ...

Trump: Jewish people who vote Democrat show 'total lack of knowledge or...

Trump: Jewish people who vote Democrat show 'total lack of knowledge or great disloyalty'

Trump's claim triggered a quick uproar from critics who said the president was trading in anti-Semitic stereotypes. Read more ...

Trump administration moves to terminate court agreement, end limits on child...

Trump administration moves to terminate court agreement, end limits on child detention

The Trump administration moves to terminate court agreement and replace it with rule that could hold migrant children, parents longer. Read more ...

The US deficit is set to top $1 trillion 2 years sooner than expected

The US deficit is set to top $1 trillion 2 years sooner than expected

A recently passed bipartisan budget agreement is expected to push the national deficit above $1 trillion next year. The Congressional Budget Office significantly raised its... Read more ...

Mayfield 'clears air' with Giants QB Jones after comments

Mayfield 'clears air' with Giants QB Jones after comments

BEREA, Ohio - Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield reached out to Giants rookie QB Daniel Jones after making some biting comments about the first-round pick in an interview. Read more ...

Every single 'Spider-Man' movie, ranked by critics

Every single 'Spider-Man' movie, ranked by critics

On Tuesday, it was announced that "Spider-Man" could be leaving the Marvel Cinematic Universe after a deal between Sony and Marvel fell through. There have been multiple... Read more ...

Mario Williams caught on video allegedly sneaking into ex's apartment

Mario Williams caught on video allegedly sneaking into ex's apartment

Former NFL No. 1 draft pick Mario Williams is facing trespassing charges after allegedly trying to enter his ex-girlfriend's apartment using a pilfered garage-door opener and... Read more ...

Gennady Golovkin, Sergiy Derevyanchenko agree to Oct. 5 title bout

Gennady Golovkin, Sergiy Derevyanchenko agree to Oct. 5 title bout

The fight at Madison Square Garden in New York will be for the vacant IBF middleweight title, stripped from Canelo Alvarez on Aug. 1. Read more ...

New Trump Policy Would Permit Indefinite Detention Of Migrant Families, Children

New Trump Policy Would Permit Indefinite Detention Of Migrant Families, Children

The new policy would end the Flores Settlement and allow the government to hold families with children without a deadline, in a change from the way cases are handled today. Read more ...

Ex-MLB players Dotel, Castillo linked to drug ring

Ex-MLB players Dotel, Castillo linked to drug ring

Dominican officials say a 1,050-kilogram shipment of drugs heading from South America to Puerto Rico was one of several seizures attributed to this ring. Read more ...