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  • Sri Lanka landslides, floods death toll rises to 91; over 100 missing

    Sri Lanka landslides, floods death toll rises to 91; over 100 missing
    COLOMBO (Reuters) - Floods and landslides in Sri Lanka have killed at least 91 people while more than 100 are missing after torrential rain, officials said on Friday, as soldiers fanned out in boats and in helicopters to help with rescue operations.
  • Norway's $950 billion wealth fund commissions research on climate change

    Norway's $950 billion wealth fund commissions research on climate change
    OSLO (Reuters) - The research arm of Norway's sovereign wealth fund has awarded grants for two projects on how climate change affects the economy and capital markets, it said on Friday.
  • California says VW clean car spending plan has shortcomings

    California says VW clean car spending plan has shortcomings
    SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - California regulators said Volkswagen AG's spending plan on clean vehicle infrastructure had shortcomings and that it lacked details on how it would help disadvantaged communities as well as promote hydrogen fuel cell technology.
  • Exclusive: Fidelity may back climate resolutions, a milestone for activists

    Exclusive: Fidelity may back climate resolutions, a milestone for activists
    BOSTON (Reuters) - Fidelity Investments may support shareholder proxy proposals calling on companies to report on sustainability matters this year, a major shift by the Boston asset manager as climate activists gain more traction at large U.S. corporations.
  • U.S. fossil fuel groups pull out of climate change court case

    U.S. fossil fuel groups pull out of climate change court case
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Three fossil fuel industry groups dropped their attempt to intervene in a court case over climate change this week after failing to reach an agreement on a unified legal position on climate science, court filings show.
 
 
 
 
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  • GOP senators urge Trump to make ?clean exit? from Paris Agreement

    GOP senators urge Trump to make ?clean exit? from Paris Agreement

    GOP senators urge Trump to make ?clean exit? from Paris AgreementA group high-profile Republican senators, including Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, are calling on President Trump to make a ?clean break? from the Paris Agreement on climate change.


  • Sea Lion Attack: Child Victim?s Father Speaks Out

    Sea Lion Attack: Child Victim?s Father Speaks Out

    Sea Lion Attack: Child Victim?s Father Speaks OutThe father told the CBC that his family was not feeding the sea lion when it dragged his daughter underwater, but did confirm that his daughter is being treated for a possible infection.


  • ?Knuckles turning white?: Macron is a match for the Trump power handshake

    ?Knuckles turning white?: Macron is a match for the Trump power handshake

    ?Knuckles turning white?: Macron is a match for the Trump power handshakeOf President Trump?s many idiosyncrasies, one that stands out is his aggressive style of shaking hands, which he has bestowed upon various world leaders since taking office. Trump and the newly elected Macron met in Brussels before a NATO summit and held the customary photo op, complete with an intense handshake.


  • The Latest: California guards recovering after mass attack

    The Latest: California guards recovering after mass attack

    The Latest: California guards recovering after mass attackSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) ? The Latest on a mass assault on guards at a California state prison (all times local):


  • Everest rescuers retrieve bodies of two Indian climbers

    Everest rescuers retrieve bodies of two Indian climbers

    Everest rescuers retrieve bodies of two Indian climbersRescuers have retrieved the bodies of two Indian climbers who died on Mount Everest last year but whose remains could not be moved due to bad weather, an official said Thursday. A team of Nepali climbers retrieved the bodies of Goutam Ghosh and Paresh Nath from the balcony, an area just below the summit of the 8,848-metre (29,029-foot) mountain. Ghosh's remains were only located this year by other climbers on the mountain.