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Protesters disrupt US panel's fossil fuels pitch at climate talks

Official event praising coal, oil and gas met with laughter and chants of ‘shame on you’A Trump administration presentation extolling the virtues of fossil fuels at the UN climate talks in Poland has been met with guffaws of laughter and chants of “Shame on you”.Monday’s protest came during a panel discussion by the official US delegation, which ...

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Ultraprecise atomic clock network on the hunt for dark matter

Researchers are putting a global network of the most precise timekeepers ever made to the task of hunting for dark matter, the invisible and largely ...

NY Times /
Stocks Fall Again as Delayed Brexit Vote Adds to Growing Global Uncertainty

Economic and trade tensions drove global markets lower, while United States stocks moved from gains to losses.

NY Times /
Scientists Find Some Hope for Coral Reefs: The Strong May Survive

Global warming is ravaging coral, including at the Great Barrier Reef. But it may serve as “one enormous natural selection event,” a researcher said.

NY Times /
Nobel Peace Prize Winners Demand Global Action on Mass Rape: ‘Enough is Enough!’

At an awards ceremony, Nadia Murad and Dr. Denis Mukwege bluntly condemned global inaction over the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war.

CNN /
The world's got a new No. 2 arms producer

Russia's arms industry has become the second-largest in the world, knocking the UK into third place, according to a new report by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI).

NY Times /
Don’t Fall for Facebook’s ‘China Argument’

America’s global dominance in technology requires fierce competition at home, not the coddling of monopolies.

CNN /
Industry that emits more greenhouse gas than all global flights unites against climate change

The multitrillion-dollar business of fashion, with its complex and long supply chain, is worryingly vexed with problems contributing to climate change.

Reuters /
Apple helps Wall St. pull back after S&P hits eight-month low

Wall Street fell for a fourth straight day on Monday, sending the S&P 500 to an eight-month low, with banks, energy and health stocks leading losses ...

Reuters /
Apple helps Wall St pull back after S&P hits eight-month low

Wall Street fell for a fourth straight day on Monday, sending the S&P 500 to an eight-month low, with banks, energy and health stocks leading losses ...

Fox News /
Woman falls through ceiling looking for Christmas decorations: 'I can laugh about it now'

A poor woman in England suffered an epic Christmas fail on Friday.

VoA /
France’s Yellow Vests Attract Attention of Climate Change Conference

Environment ministers from nearly 200 countries are arriving in the Polish city of Katowice to join haggling over ways to advance the 2015 Paris accord to curb climate change. National leaders have stayed away from this year’s climate change conference largely because it is devoted to agreeing the details of the implementation of the Paris ...

CNN /
US teamed up with Russia, Saudi Arabia to weaken language supporting landmark climate report

The United States sided with Russia and Saudi Arabia over the weekend at a global climate summit to contest language supporting a landmark climate report, The Washington Post reports.

VoA /
GM Fights US Government to Retain Tax Credit for Electric Cars

General Motors is fighting to retain a valuable tax credit for electric vehicles as the nation's largest automaker contends with the political fallout triggered by its plans to shutter several U.S. factories and shed thousands of ...

VoA /
Stocks Slip on China-US Tensions; Oil Resumes Slide

Stocks around the world are falling Monday morning, and U.S. indexes gave up modest early gains and turned lower, hurt by sharp drops for energy and ...

Reuters /
Stocks extend sell-off on growth and Brexit worries

A gauge of global equities stumbled on Monday, putting it on track for its fifth straight daily decline, as losses in Europe and Asia extended to ...

VoA /
Artificial Dyes Fading, But Food Will Still Get Color Boosts

Many companies including McDonald's and Kellogg are purging artificial colors from their foods, but don't expect your cheeseburgers or cereal to look much different. Colors send important signals about food, and companies aren't going to stop playing into those perceptions.   What's accepted as normal can change, too, and vary by region. Up ...

USA Today /
'Shark Tank' recap: Bollywood-inspired exercise routine falls flat

The sharks were inspired to don Bollywood garb and dance to the beat, but an entrepreneur's plan to license workout videos was not on solid financial ground.        

Washinton Post /
Steelers fall to Raiders as Chris Boswell falls on game-tying field-goal attempt

Instead of sending the game into overtime, Pittsburgh went home with a loss.

Washinton Post /
Steelers fall to Raiders as Chris Boswell falls on game-tying field-goal attempt

Instead of sending the game into overtime, Pittsburgh went home with a loss.

Washinton Post /
Steelers fall to Raiders as Chris Boswell falls on game-tying field-goal attempt

Instead of sending the game into overtime, Pittsburgh went home with a loss.

CBS /
U.S., Russia, Saudis balk at endorsing key climate change report

Team at major change conference to block positive portrayal of landmark study on global warming

Reuters /
SoftBank's record IPO reaches $23.5 billion after extra share sale

SoftBank Group Corp is set to raise 2.65 trillion yen ($23.5 billion) in Japan's biggest-ever IPO - a share sale widely regarded as finalizing the ...

UPI /
164 nations -- not U.S. -- sign global pact to safeguard migrants

Leaders from 164 countries adopted a global pact Monday to improve the world's response to migration flows, but the United States walked away.

Washinton Post /
The top regrets of retirees

Global Atlantic just release a report based on data from more than 4,200 pre-retirees and retirees in the United States. The company wanted to examine how expectations for retirement costs aligned with reality.

CBC /
UN migration pact agreed to by more than 150 countries

A majority of UN states has adopted a non-binding global pact to better handle migrant flows, Morocco's foreign minister said, though fewer governments joined than had previously worked on the ...

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