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White House Says Travel Bans To Remain For Now As Delta Variant Surges

White House Says Travel Bans To Remain For Now As Delta Variant Surges

1 month ago   |   The Huffington Post

Visitors from Europe and other countries have been barred from entry to the U.S. for more than a year, a reality that press secretary Jen Psaki said will continue.
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Germany's Merkel says pipeline deal with US good for Ukraine

1 month ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

BERLIN - German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Thursday that a compromise deal that will allow the completion of a Russian gas pipeline to Europe without the imposition of...
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Does Anyone Understand the Democrats' Mind-Bendingly Complicated Carbon Tariff Bill?

1 month ago   |   The New Republic

In the past week, the United States and Europe have tossed a once-obscure climate policy into the spotlight: carbon tariffs, or “border adjustment mechanisms,” as they're...
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US, Germany near deal on Russia pipeline, upsetting Ukraine

1 month ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - The Biden administration has reached a preliminary agreement with Germany over a controversial Russia-to-Europe gas pipeline that is vehemently opposed by Ukraine...
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Climate envoy says US, China must end world's 'suicide pact'

1 month ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   3 articles

LONDON - U.S. climate envoy John Kerry called on China to join America in urgently cutting greenhouse gas emissions and described the international alliances that rebuilt...
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A New Global Group of 21 Lawmakers Will Pressure Countries on Climate Change

1 month ago   |   The New Republic

Last Friday, a video went viral of a bemused German driver navigating through floodwaters, laughing at a floating car before realizing that he had lost control himself. It was...
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German officials defend their actions on devastating floods

1 month ago   |   Star Tribune

German officials defended their actions ahead of last week's severe floods that caught many towns by surprise and killed 196 people in Western Europe, but they conceded that...
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NATO's next mission: Find a new boss

1 month ago   |   Politico

The search to succeed Jens Stoltenberg as secretary-general puts focus on female leaders from Eastern Europe.
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Merkel tours ‘surreal' flood scene, vows aid, climate action

1 month ago   |   Boston Herald

BERLIN - German Chancellor Angela Merkel surveyed what she called a “surreal, ghostly” scene in a devastated village on Sunday, pledging quick financial aid and a redoubled...
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Experts: Europe floods shows need to curb emissions, adapt

2 monthes ago   |   Star Tribune

Just as the European Union was announcing plans to spend billions of euros to contain climate change, massive clouds gathered over Germany and nearby nations to unleash an...
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James Polk, Pulitzer winner for Watergate reporting, dies at 83

He worked for the old Washington Star and later for NBC and CNN. Read more ...

Opinion: Journalism is Activism and Diverse Newsrooms Know That

It isn't news that journalists have been burned by their “conformity. ” From police shootings to sexual assaults, the voices sharing the news become just as important as the... Read more ...

Groups urge state to protect last wild Atlantic salmon in US

PORTLAND, Maine - Maine is home to the last wild Atlantic salmon populations in the U.S., but a new push to protect the fish at the state level is unlikely to land them on the... Read more ...

Californians tired of doing their part during triple-digit heat

Californians tired of doing their part during triple-digit heat

SACRAMENTO - Californians are tired of turning off their appliances in the summer heat. For years, state officials have counted on residents to rescue the electric grid from... Read more ...

Thousands defy Orbán with festive Pride parade backing gay rights in Hungary

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Chris Sale to pitch 4-5 innings in Sunday's rehab start with Double-A Portland

Chris Sale is expected to pitch four or five innings in his next rehab start with the Double-A Portland Sea Dogs on Sunday as the Red Sox left-hander continues to eye a return... Read more ...

Family of James Brown settles 15-year battle over his estate

COLUMBIA, S.C. - The family of entertainer James Brown has reached a settlement ending a 15-year battle over the late singer's estate, an attorney involved in the mediation... Read more ...

Biden faces challenges in bid to reach a bipartisan infrastructure plan

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French protesters reject virus passes, vaccine mandate

Some 160,000 people, including far-right activists and members of France's yellow vest movement, protested Saturday across the country against a bill requiring everyone to have... Read more ...

Wildfires blasting through West draw states to lend support

Out-of-state crews headed to Montana Saturday to battle a blaze that injured five firefighters as the West struggled with a series of fires that have ravaged rural lands and... Read more ...