Doctors: Warmer world is unhealthier place for children

WASHINGTON (AP) — Children are growing up in a warmer world that will hit them with more and different health problems than their parents experienced, an international report by doctors said. ...

Climate protesters stage sit-in at Berlin's Tegel airport

BERLIN (AP) — Dozens of people, many dressed in penguin costumes, are staging a sit-in at Berlin's Tegel airport to protest against greenhouse gas emissions from air travel. About 50...

MSC aims to be 1st major 'carbon neutral' cruise operator

BERLIN (AP) — MSC Cruises says it will become the world's first global cruise operator to go "carbon neutral" by donating money to reduce or capture the equivalent amount of greenhouse gas emissions i...

New Zealand passes law aimed at combating climate change

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand lawmakers on Thursday joined forces across the aisle to pass a bill aimed at combating climate change. The Zero Carbon bill aims to make New Zealand...

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: Nov. 5 The Los Angeles Times on the United States' withdrawal from the Paris Climate Agreement: ...

UK High Court says blanket ban on XR protests was unlawful

LONDON (AP) — Britain's High Court says it was unlawful for the Metropolitan Police to impose a blanket ban on protests by the climate activism group Extinction Rebellion. Two senior...

Germany: World united on climate pact despite US pullout

BERLIN (AP) — Germany says the U.S. government's decision to pull out of the Paris climate agreement is "regrettable" but no surprise. Environment Minister Svenja Schulze said Tuesda...

Trump can begin steps to pull US out of Paris climate deal

WASHINGTON (AP) — For more than two years President Donald Trump has talked about pulling the United States out of the landmark Paris climate agreement . Starting Monday he finally can do something ab...

Trump now has opening to pull US out of Paris climate pact

WASHINGTON (AP) — For more than two years President Donald Trump has talked about pulling the United States out of the landmark Paris climate agreement . Starting Monday he finally can do something ab...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Sunday, Nov. 3, the 307th day of 2019. There are 58 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Nov. 3, 1964...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Friday, Nov. 1, the 305th day of 2019. There are 60 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Nov. 1, 1936...

German farmers take Merkel govt to court on climate targets

BERLIN (AP) — Three German farming families are taking Chancellor Angela Merkel to court, arguing that her government isn't doing enough to tackle climate change. The lawsuit, which ...

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: Oct. 30 The Wall Street Journal on criticism that Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has faced over the c...

Tillerson testifies in suit over Exxon's climate accounting

NEW YORK (AP) — Ex-Secretary of State and former ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson is testifying in a New York lawsuit over claims that the energy company misled investors about how much climate change cou...

Swedish activist declines prize: climate doesn't need awards

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Teen activist Greta Thunberg, who has inspired millions across the world to stage protests urging leaders to tackle global warming, has declined an environmental prize, sayi...