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Going 'Zero Carbon' Is All The Rage. But Will It Slow Climate Change?

4 monthes ago   |   By NPR

Cities, states, businesses and electric utilities are setting ambitious goals to cut greenhouse gas emissions. But it's not clear exactly how they'll do that or whether it will actually work. (Image credit: Tim Rue/Bloomberg via Getty Images)
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Going 'Zero Carbon' Is All The Rage. But Will It Slow Climate Change?

Going 'Zero Carbon' Is All The Rage. But Will It Slow Climate Change?

4 monthes ago   |   By NPR

Cities, states, businesses and electric utilities are setting ambitious goals to cut greenhouse gas emissions. But it's not clear exactly how they'll do that or whether it will actually work. (Image credit: Tim Rue/Bloomberg via Getty Images)
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Endorses Bernie Sanders At Comeback Rally In Queens

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Endorses Bernie Sanders At Comeback Rally In Queens

The Sanders campaign estimated that the rally drew nearly 26,000 attendees, which would make it the largest Democratic presidential rally of this cycle. Read more ...

U.K. Parliament Votes To Delay Vote On Johnson's Breakthrough Brexit Plan

U.K. Parliament Votes To Delay Vote On Johnson's Breakthrough Brexit Plan

The Letwin Amendment, approved 322 to 306 on Saturday, will force British Prime Minister Boris Johnson to request an extension to the Oct. 31 no-deal deadline. Read more ...

Justin Amash Claims 'Hillary Clinton Is A Donald Trump Asset'

Justin Amash Claims 'Hillary Clinton Is A Donald Trump Asset'

The Michigan congressman rebuked Clinton's suggestion that Tulsi Gabbard is a Russian asset, warning it helps Trump. Read more ...

AOC's Sanders Endorsement Won't Change 2020. But It Might Change the...

AOC's Sanders Endorsement Won't Change 2020. But It Might Change the Democratic Party

The anticipated endorsement of Bernie Sanders as her preferred candidate for president by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Saturday will not determine the winner of the... Read more ...

Trump to nominate Dan Brouillette as Energy Secretary

Trump to nominate Dan Brouillette as Energy Secretary

President Donald Trump said today he will nominate Deputy Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette to replace Rick Perry in the agency's top job. “I am pleased to nominate Deputy... Read more ...

Stephanie Grisham: Mick Mulvaney 'Did A Great Job' At Disastrous Press Briefing

Stephanie Grisham: Mick Mulvaney 'Did A Great Job' At Disastrous Press Briefing

That was the briefing in which Trump's chief of staff admitted there was a quid pro quo with Ukraine. Read more ...

Experts Dismiss Trump's Threat to Sue Network

Experts Dismiss Trump's Threat to Sue Network

President Trump's lawyers and reelection campaign have threatened CNN with a lawsuit for falsely calling itself a news organization. "Never in the history of this country has a... Read more ...

Supreme Court Steps Into Case Over Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Supreme Court Steps Into Case Over Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

The CFPB, a federal consumer finance watchdog agency, was created as part of the Dodd-Frank legislation in response to the financial crisis. Read more ...

Supreme Court to review challenge to consumer bureau structure

Supreme Court to review challenge to consumer bureau structure

The Supreme Court has agreed to review a challenge to the constitutionality of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's leadership structure, a case that could result in the... Read more ...

Pete Buttigieg To Attend Fundraiser With Man Who Tried Covering Up Laquan...

Pete Buttigieg To Attend Fundraiser With Man Who Tried Covering Up Laquan McDonald's Murder

A former Chicago city attorney who tried to block video of the police shooting will co-host the event. Read more ...