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Pacific islands will survive climate crisis because they 'pick our fruit', Australia's deputy PM says

Exclusive: Michael McCormack says island nations want Australia to shut down industry ‘so they can survive’Pacific island nations affected by the cli...

Pacific islands will survive climate crisis because they 'pick our fruit', Australia's deputy PM says

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Australia waters down Pacific Islands plea on climate crisis Forum’s chair describes leaders’ 12 hours of talks as ‘very, very tough struggle’Australia stands in opposition to other Pacific Islands nations afte...
21:20, 2019-08-15

Australia removes climate 'crisis' from Pacific islands draft declaration Sources say Canberra has softened language, getting rid of all but one reference to coalAustralia has succeeded in removing all but one reference to ...
02:32, 2019-08-15

Pacific Islands leaders agree on climate plan with loopholes Pacific Islands leaders failed to agree on tough new climate change commitments at an annual summit on Thursday, agreeing instead to endorse a plan t...
16:48, 2019-08-15

Pacific Islands Forum: Tuvalu children welcome leaders with a climate plea Climate crisis is more than a meeting agenda item in a host country that could be left uninhabitable by rising sea levelsAs the leaders of Pacific co...
11:08, 2019-08-11

‘Save the world’ from climate change; UN chief echoes Pacific Islands’ ‘rallying cry'  Further inaction on climate change is “simply not an option”, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres said on Wednesday in an opinion piece...
22:52, 2019-05-29

Paradise islands of Pacific increasingly vulnerable to climate change, as UN boosts resilience A seeming paradise, life on the Pacific islands is threatened by climate change and extreme weather, frustrated by remoteness and a lack of education...
21:16, 2019-05-10

Revealed: 'fierce' Pacific forum meeting almost collapsed over climate crisis Australia’s prime minister Scott Morrison came under fire from Tuvalu’s leader Enele SopoagaCritical talks at the Pacific Islands Forum almost collap...
05:48, 2019-08-16

Australia coal use is 'existential threat' to Pacific islands, says Fiji PM Frank Bainimarama appeals to larger neighbour to ‘more fully appreciate’ climate risks and reduce carbon emissionsThe prime minister of Fiji has warn...
07:44, 2019-08-12

Quake of magnitude 6.4 strikes off Kermadec islands in Pacific: USGS A 6.4 magnitude quake struck off the Kermadec islands in the Pacific on Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey said. There were no immediate reports of...
13:44, 2019-06-27

The new drug highway: Pacific islands at centre of cocaine trafficking boom Explosion in number of boats carrying cocaine and meth from Latin America to Australia is causing havoc for islands on the wayIt is the drug route yo...
22:32, 2019-06-23

Magnitude 7.4 earthquake strikes Kermadec Islands in South Pacific: warning center A 7.4 magnitude earthquake struck on Sunday in the Kermadec Islands region of the South Pacific, the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said....
03:16, 2019-06-16

'Bikini Atoll' beer from Dallas Brewery upsets Pacific Islanders, Marshall Islands government agencies The Republic of the Marshall Islands isn’t too thrilled with the latest offering from a Dallas brewery....
20:44, 2019-08-19

Solomon Islands: bay hit by oil spill suffers second contamination crisis An estimated 5,000 tonnes of bauxite has spilled into Kangava Bay, where a tanker ran aground in FebruaryA second major spill has hit the pristine So...
07:00, 2019-07-05

Asia-Pacific showing ‘decisive leadership’ on road to 2030 Sustainable Development Goals, deputy UN chief tells key forum Nations across Asia and the Pacific need to take bold action to ensure empowerment, inclusiveness and equality if the region is to realize the ambiti...
10:43, 2019-04-09

Are artificial islands the answer to Hong Kong’s housing crisis? Will a $60bn development to house 1.1 million people help to ease the world’s most unaffordable property market or is it simply ‘pouring money into t...
07:24, 2019-07-12

Sheriff: Store wouldn’t let deputy wearing gun pick up ring STATESVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina sheriff says a jewelry store would not allow one of his deputies to pick up an engagement ring because he w...
02:12, 2019-06-06

Fed says largest banks would survive crisis, in latest tests NEW YORK (AP) — The Federal Reserve is saying that 18 of the nation’s largest and most complex banks passed its stress tests and are strong eno...
22:56, 2019-06-21

Venezuelans turn to reusing, repairing old items to survive economic crisis CARACAS, Venezuela — In Venezuela, the financial hopes of Eliset González are riding on a niche trade. Each day, González sits at a market kiosk in C...
17:16, 2019-06-11

Teen climate activist urges leaders to admit climate crisis BERLIN — Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg called on world leaders Tuesday to acknowledge the seriousness of global warming and that not enough...
23:20, 2019-05-28

Guelph city council votes to ‘acknowledge a climate crisis,’ not declare climate emergency City council narrowly voted in favour of a motion to alter the wording by changing "declare" to "acknowledge" and "emergency" to "crisis."...
20:44, 2019-05-28

Guardian tells staff to use ‘climate crisis’ instead of ‘climate change’ Britain’s Guardian newspaper is officially changing its language concerning climate change, opting to call it instead “climate emergency, crisi...
18:24, 2019-05-20

Britain's Guardian newspaper tells staff to avoid saying 'climate change,' use 'climate emergency, crisis or breakdown' instead Britain's Guardian newspaper is officially changing its language concerning climate change, opting to call it instead “climate emergency, crisis or b...
18:56, 2019-05-17

UN leader travels to Pacific to see climate change firsthand WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says he’s traveling to three South Pacific island nations to see the eff...
09:56, 2019-05-15

‘Our people are dying’: Australia’s climate confrontation in the Pacific Leaders at this week’s Pacific Islands Forum couldn’t disguise their anger over Canberra’s climate crisis ‘red lines’It was always going to be a show...
04:40, 2019-08-18

Bengal Tigers May Not Survive Climate Change The tigers of the Bangladesh Sundarbans may be gone in fifty years, according to a new study....
19:00, 2019-05-06

Jacinda Ardern says Australia has to 'answer to Pacific' on climate change New Zealand prime minister warns Scott Morrison about Canberra’s stance but refuses to call for Australia to transition out of coalJacinda Ardern has...
09:48, 2019-08-14

Imperiled by climate change, Pacific nations chide Australia Small Pacific islands nations at risk from rising sea levels lambasted Australia on Friday after it blocked moves at a regional forum to set down tou...
10:12, 2019-08-16

Pacific Island leaders start talks on climate targets Pacific Islands leaders began negotiations over climate change and other policies at an annual summit on Thursday, talks that will test Australia's r...
03:12, 2019-08-15

Australia, under fire for coal, pledges $339 mln for Pacific climate change Australia will donate A$500 million ($339 million) to Pacific Islands for renewable energy projects and to help its neighbours prepare for the impact...
06:00, 2019-08-13

Health effects of China’s climate policy extend across Pacific Improved air quality can be a major bonus of climate mitigation policies aimed at reducing greenhouse gas emissions. By cutting air pollution levels ...
22:28, 2019-07-29

UN leader travels to Pacific to see climate change effects firsthand Speaking in Fiji, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said the Pacific needs stronger international support because climate change is taking place ...
21:04, 2019-05-15

Human Civilization Isn't Prepared to Survive Climate Change Researcher David Spratt warns in a new report that "no political, social, or military system can cope" with the worst outcomes of climate change....
14:32, 2019-06-17

‘Climate apartheid’: UN expert says human rights may not survive Right to life is likely to be undermined alongside the rule of law, special rapporteur saysThe world is increasingly at risk of “climate apartheid”, ...
10:44, 2019-06-25

Reindeer are eating seaweed to survive climate change As the planet warms due to climate change, the Arctic winters are seeing longer open water spells and less sea ice. It also now rains more often than...
18:04, 2019-05-06

Australia 'has to answer to the Pacific’ over climate change, Jacinda Ardern says - video Jacinda Ardern has declared that ‘Australia has to answer to the Pacific’ on climate change, saying that New Zealand is doing what it can to limit gl...
15:44, 2019-08-14

New Zealand's Ardern says plight of Pacific Islanders should spur climate action Climate change is having a real impact on Pacific islanders and that should spur countries to greater action to tackle the problem, New Zealand Prime...
13:32, 2019-07-18

Pacific leaders urge Scott Morrison to act on climate emergency following election win Samoan and Fijian leaders say Australia must take leading role in climate battlePacific leaders have congratulated Scott Morrison on his surprise ele...
04:40, 2019-05-22

Tax carbon, not people: UN chief issues climate plea from Pacific 'frontline' Antonio Guterres hears from leaders at Fiji summit who warn region is facing ‘an unprecedented global catastrophe’Governments around the world must i...
05:28, 2019-05-15

Australia, under fire for coal, pledges $339 million for Pacific climate change Australia will donate A$500 million ($339 million) to Pacific Islands for renewable energy projects and to help its neighbors prepare for the impact ...
15:16, 2019-08-12

Australia will fund a $500m climate change package for the Pacific, PM to announce Pacific leaders say they need more than money from Australia as they demand concrete actions to reduce emissionsScott Morrison will unveil a $500m cl...
17:16, 2019-08-12

Spiders are getting angrier because of evolutionary trick to survive ‘climate chaos’ Extreme weather conditions may be encouraging an increase in angry spiders populations, according to a new study....
17:20, 2019-08-20

Can the Paris Climate Deal Survive a Trump-Style Renegotiation? Some advocates of global climate action think the pact would be stronger if the United States simply left, rather than remaining in and demanding big...
10:40, 2019-04-09

Thirsty koalas need bowls of water to survive increasingly hot climate Koalas were once thought to get all the hydration they needed from eucalyptus leaves, but artifical water stations might be necessary for their survi...
20:08, 2019-06-05

Reindeer are eating seaweed to survive climate change, scientists say As the planet warms due to climate change, the Arctic winters are seeing longer open water spells and less sea ice. It also now rains more often than...
14:36, 2019-05-04

Australia's standing in Pacific has plummeted because of our climate change failure | Dermot O'Gorman It’s about the very survival of people, nations and cultures. If action isn’t taken there are islanders who may have nowhere to goScott Morrison flew...
00:52, 2019-06-08

Scott Morrison blasted by Pacific heat while trying to project calm on climate | Katharine Murphy Things are not under control when it comes to Australia meeting our Paris target, even if Scott Morrison wants us to believe that We’ll get to climat...
22:20, 2019-08-16

‘Climate apartheid’ where rich survive and poor suffer a real possibility, UN expert warns Even in the "best-case scenario," a UN expert says hundreds of millions of people could face food insecurity, forced migration, disease and death due...
22:08, 2019-06-25

UN chief outlines ‘intertwined challenges’ of climate change, ocean health facing Pacific nations on the ‘frontline’ Visiting Fiji for the first time as Secretary-General, António Guterres outlined two “fundamental challenges” facing leaders attending the Pacific Is...
02:16, 2019-05-15

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: climate challenges for the Pacific, new global health tool, updates on Yemen, the Gulf and Somalia This Wednesday, top stories includes: the UN chief’s continued visit in the Pacific to raise awareness on the impacts of climate change; in Yemen, th...
23:44, 2019-05-15

Make this the year of ‘transformative solutions’ to avert disastrous climate change: UN Deputy Chief It is within our power to make 2019 the “year of transformative solutions” and “avoid the disastrous effects of climate change“, which threaten ecosy...
10:43, 2019-04-09

Critic’s Pick: ‘All Creatures Here Below’ Review: A Runaway Couple in Crisis Karen Gillan and David Dastmalchian give incredible performances in Collin Schiffli’s horrifying Midwestern tragedy....
14:00, 2019-05-16

The Gay Metropolis review: if we can survive Aids, we can survive Trump Charles Kaiser’s update of his seminal history is suffused with belief in civil rights, progress and essential human decencyWhen Charles Kaiser’s pio...
08:16, 2019-08-18

The five: genetic fixes for the climate crisis Scientists are discovering innovative ways to help the natural world adapt to environmental changeLast week, scientists from the University of Texas ...
08:08, 2019-07-14

How do you write a play about the climate crisis? As part of a new initiative, playwright Bess Wohl was tasked with writing a play about climate crisis, a daunting proposition that’s morphed into the...
09:40, 2019-05-24

Meltdown: the climate crisis – in pictures MELTDOWN – a visualisation of climate change has opened at Natural History Museum of Vienna. Created by the climate crisis charity Project Pressure, ...
19:12, 2019-06-19

Getting to grips with the climate crisis | Letters Readers share their views on how to move global heating higher up the political agendaOur political system has been hijacked by a cabal of ideologica...
18:48, 2019-07-26

Could geoengineering really help us solve the climate crisis? With increasing public concern over climate change, interest is turning to geoengineering again. Is it time to take a serious look at engineering our...
16:52, 2019-05-16

Trump U.N. pick Craft says climate change a threat to planet U.S. President Donald Trump's pick to be United Nations ambassador acknowledged on Wednesday that climate change is a threat and pledged to recuse he...
21:44, 2019-06-19

‘If you survive here, you’ll survive everywhere’ – the making of Gini Wijnaldum ‘Shootings, prostitutes and needles’ – the Liverpool midfielder’s brother, Giliano, and childhood friend David Mendes da Silva explain what it was li...
09:00, 2019-06-01

Schoolchildren go on strike across world over climate crisis Hundreds of thousands walk out of lessons in 110 countries demanding urgent action Hundreds of thousands of schoolchildren across the world have gone...
20:12, 2019-05-24

Alien abduction: an unlikely solution to the climate crisis An Oxford lecturer claims that a secret breeding programme to create alien-human hybrids will save humanity from environmental disasterName: Alien ab...
12:50, 2019-05-01

How the climate crisis will change your plate in 2050 In her new book, Amanda Little explores what it will take to continue feeding 7.5 billion people in the worldWhen Amanda Little was on tour to promot...
07:40, 2019-07-01

Jay Inslee Is Actually Taking the Climate Refugee Crisis Seriously In a future where storms are more powerful and entire communities are destroyed, people are going to need somewhere to go. They’re gonna need new hom...
19:12, 2019-06-06

Are hurricanes getting stronger – and is the climate crisis to blame? As the Atlantic season nears, we look at whether destructive weather events are getting worse – and how they get their namesA hurricane is a large ro...
08:44, 2019-05-20

Pensions must do right thing on climate crisis, says minister Call for support for schemes moving people’s money from fossil fuels into renewablesPension schemes should be supported for moving people’s money out...
11:48, 2019-06-04

Migration and the climate crisis: the UN’s search for solutions Throughout human history, migration and climate have always been connected, but in the modern era, the impacts of the man-made climate crisis are lik...
00:24, 2019-08-01

The Guardian view on climate crisis: what can we do? | Editorial Curbing meat and dairy consumption is critical to tackling global heating. But the issue must not be reduced to solely a question of personal choices...
20:04, 2019-08-11

What is the role of business in tackling the climate crisis? We can't reach the Paris Agreement climate goals without business on board. Some companies are taking the lead, but big polluters still fall way behi...
17:04, 2019-06-20

UK to put climate crisis and environment at the heart of overseas aid Government will spend £193m on directly tackling climate-related issues in first initiativeThe UK will have an “ethical” development policy that puts...
15:28, 2019-07-03

New York to pass most progressive climate crisis plan in US Program projects state would produce 100% of its electricity from renewable sources by 2040New York state would launch the most progressive policy in...
20:00, 2019-06-19

Greens to use EU election mandate to focus on climate crisis Green politicians to push agenda urging climate action, social justice and civil libertiesEurope’s Greens, big winners in Sunday’s European elections...
05:04, 2019-05-28

One climate crisis disaster happening every week, UN warns Developing countries must prepare now for profound impact, disaster representative saysClimate crisis disasters are happening at the rate of one a we...
13:20, 2019-07-07

Climate crisis is about to put humanity at risk, UN scientists warn ‘We are in trouble if we don’t act,’ say experts, with up to 1m species at risk of annihilationThe world’s leading scientists will warn the planet’s ...
15:52, 2019-05-03

The role of the business sector in tackling the climate crisis We can't reach the Paris Agreement climate goals without business on board. Some companies are taking action, but big polluters are lagging behind. I...
17:44, 2019-06-20

'We cannot be radical enough': Attenborough on climate crisis action – video The naturalist David Attenborough appears before a parliament select committee to discuss environmental policy with MPs. He says the government’s com...
15:28, 2019-07-09

Climate crisis may be a factor in tufted puffins die-off, study says Researchers believe 3,150 to 8,500 birds starved in Bering Sea due to loss of prey speciesA die-off of thousands of tufted puffins in the Bering Sea ...
20:16, 2019-05-29

'Cartoons for Future': Artists react to the climate crisis Building on the "Fridays for Future" demonstrations, an exhibition in Dortmund shows 100 cartoons by international artists commenting on the climate ...
13:24, 2019-06-07

Teachers want climate crisis training, poll shows Survey says teachers feel ill-equipped to educate pupils, as school strikes continueA growing number of teachers want their pupils to learn more abou...
07:20, 2019-06-21

'People are dying': how the climate crisis has sparked an exodus to the US As part of the Running Dry series, the Guardian looks at how drought and famine are forcing Guatemalan families to choose between starvation and migr...
08:36, 2019-07-29

Author of dystopian climate crisis novel is 'deeply optimistic' John Lanchester tells Hay audience that we have ‘a moral obligation’ not to despairPeople have “a moral obligation” to be optimistic about the climat...
17:12, 2019-05-27

Ethiopia plants 350m trees in a day to help tackle climate crisis National ‘green legacy’ initiative aims to reduce environmental degradationAbout 350m trees have been planted in a single day in Ethiopia, according ...
19:00, 2019-07-29

Dave Eggers: why we should listen to teenagers speak about climate crisis As the International Congress of Youth Voices kicks off in San Juan, Puerto Rico, the Guardian invited young delegates to write about their fight aga...
19:40, 2019-08-11

UK officials in charge of tackling climate crisis took far more flights last year BEIS racks up 4,500 domestic flights, up from 2,700 in 2018, despite carbon footprintThe Whitehall officials responsible for tackling the climate cri...
07:56, 2019-08-17

'People should be terrified': one teen's hunger strike over the climate crisis Giovanni Tamacas starved himself for 10 days in the US capital to protest about a ‘criminally complicit’ government’s inactionFood shortages, social ...
08:28, 2019-08-09

Florida appoints first chief science officer to take on climate crisis Tom Frazer plans to make water quality a priority in new role created by Republican governor Ron DeSantisTo say Dr Tom Frazer faces a daunting worklo...
08:24, 2019-05-28

Greta Thunberg And 7 Other Young Activists On How We Can Tackle The Climate Crisis “Once you fully understand the climate crisis, you can't un-understand it; you have to do something,” Thunberg tells Vogue...
08:48, 2019-07-16

Doctors call for nonviolent direct action over climate crisis Governments have abrogated responsibility with woefully inadequate policies, says letterMore than 1,000 doctors including 40 professors, several emin...
08:12, 2019-06-27

Ethiopia plants 250m trees in a day to help tackle climate crisis National ‘green legacy’ initiative aims to reduce environmental degradationAbout 250m trees have been planted in a single day in Ethiopia, according ...
18:36, 2019-07-29

Can artificial intelligence in the energy sector help solve the climate crisis? Artificial intelligence conjures fears of job loss and privacy concerns — not to mention sci-fi dystopias. But machine learning can also help us save...
13:00, 2019-05-14

Climate crisis, tree planting and new left economics | Letters Scotland’s major environment and conservation bodies call for legislation to tackle the climate emergency, plus letters from Penelope Maclachlan, Cha...
18:52, 2019-06-26

Climate crisis: flooding threat ‘may force UK towns to be abandoned’ Environment Agency calls for urgent action to protect country from river and coastal floodsEntire communities might need to be moved away from coasts...
01:12, 2019-05-09

Climate crisis seriously damaging human health, report finds National academies say effects include spread of diseases and worse mental healthA report by experts from 27 national science academies has set out t...
11:24, 2019-06-04

British parliament to hold Citizens' Assembly on climate crisis British lawmakers will hold a Citizens' Assembly to gather views on how to meet its newly-strengthened emissions targets, parliament announced on Thu...
17:16, 2019-06-20

Rise in snakebites across US linked to climate crisis and sprawling suburbs Dramatic increase in bites continues recent upward trendNorth Carolina, Georgia and Texas on track to break recordsClimate warming and the expansion ...
20:40, 2019-08-07

Factbox: Companies spot big risks and opportunities in climate crisis More than 200 of the world's largest listed companies have forecast that climate change could soon cost them a combined total of almost $1 trillion, ...
11:40, 2019-06-04

What if we covered the climate crisis like we did the start of World War II? | Bill Moyers In the war, the purpose of journalism was to awaken the world to the catastrophe looming ahead of it. We must approach our climate crisis the same wa...
12:40, 2019-05-22

How Republican senators killed Oregon’s climate crisis bill After legislators fled the state, rightwing groups pledged their support and protesters demonstrated outside the state houseOregon politics has been ...
08:20, 2019-06-29

G20 nations triple coal power subsidies despite climate crisis Major economies pledged a decade ago to phase out all aid for fossil fuelsG20 nations have almost tripled the subsidies they give to coal-fired power...
01:36, 2019-06-25

Rewild a quarter of UK to fight climate crisis, campaigners urge Subsidies to restore woodlands and meadows would also boost wildlife, says Rewilding BritainA quarter of the UK’s land could be restored to nature, m...
08:16, 2019-05-21

BlackRock: $6.5tn investor accused of dragging feet on climate crisis BlackRock, which controls $6.5tn in assets, urged to use its influence on planet’s biggest pollutersWhen a letter from BlackRock’s founder and chief ...
07:32, 2019-05-21

Nuclear power is helping to drive the climate crisis | Letters Linda Rogers says the CBI has its head in the sand over nuclear reactors and Iain Climie wants politicians prepared to fund action to combat the clim...
19:36, 2019-07-02

Climate crisis blamed as temperature records broken in three nations New maximums set in Belgium, Germany and Netherlands, as citizens swelter across EuropeBelgium, Germany and the Netherlands have recorded their highe...
01:40, 2019-07-25

Climate crisis takes centre stage at Edinburgh Fringe Climate Change isn't a laughing matter - it's one of the biggest challenges of the 21st century - yet the crisis figures strongly at this year's Edin...
07:04, 2019-08-02

Mike Pence repeatedly refuses to say climate crisis is a threat to US Trump VP resists direct questioning in CNN interviewEPA moved this week to roll back Obama Clean Power PlanAt the end of a week in which the Trump ad...
21:52, 2019-06-23

'People are in danger': the prisoners feeling the effects of US climate crisis A majority of Texas prisons have no air conditioning and no plans are in place to deal with global heating trendsRodney Adams had a job hauling lugga...
08:12, 2019-07-02

Climate crisis: extremely hot days could double in US, study shows Amid widespread US heat wave, experts predict dangerous extremes in summer temperatures will only get worseAs the climate crisis progresses, the numb...
17:04, 2019-07-18

Alpine climbing routes crumble as climate crisis continues High up in the French Alps, the climbers who spend their days on the rocks and glaciers have come to a grim conclusion: the mountains are crumbling a...
08:20, 2019-08-16

Climate crisis may be increasing jet stream turbulence, study finds Potential impacts of rise in vertical shear include longer, bumpier and dearer flightsThe climate crisis could be making transatlantic flights more b...
17:12, 2019-08-08

Capitalism is part of solution to climate crisis, says Mark Carney Bank of England governor says firms that ignore crisis ‘will go bankrupt without question’Capitalism is “very much part of the solution” to tackling ...
22:08, 2019-07-31

‘Rainfall has rocketed’: the remote weathermen charting the climate crisis The Met Office team on a south Atlantic island reveal the extreme lengths they go to in order to forecast the weatherAt 11.15am on a blustery spring ...
13:12, 2019-07-26

Republicans aren’t just climate deniers. They deny the extinction crisis, too Republican officials and their industry benefactors are sowing doubt about the wildlife extinction crisis that threatens as many as one million speci...
12:16, 2019-05-23

Nonfiction: Two New Books Dramatically Capture the Climate Change Crisis In David Wallace-Wells’s “The Uninhabitable Earth” and Nathaniel Rich’s “Losing Earth,” we have a picture of the increasingly dire problem of global ...
11:48, 2019-04-12

Life on thin ice: mental health at the heart of the climate crisis Mental health at the heart of the climate crisisGreenland’s melting has been adopted by the world as its own problem. But for the islanders grieving ...
21:40, 2019-08-12

Governments and firms in 28 countries sued over climate crisis – report More than 1,300 legal actions over global heating brought since 1990, say researchersClimate action lawsuits against governments and corporations hav...
07:48, 2019-07-04

Climate crisis: Alaska is melting and it’s likely to accelerate global heating The state has just had its warmest spring on record, causing permafrost to thaw and dramatically reshaping some areasA city in western Alaska has los...
08:16, 2019-06-14

Leonardo DiCaprio spotlights urgency of climate crisis in new film As you may have heard, celebrities have been using their clout to get out the message on climate change -- inviting the question, frequently, as to w...
20:32, 2019-06-11

Britain to host critical UN climate crisis summit at end of 2020 Gathering aimed at keeping global heating close to 1.5C will be most significant since ParisThe UK is to host a critical global summit on the climate...
20:04, 2019-06-18

Young protesters at DNC headquarters demand debate on climate crisis DNC has declined to hold a climate-specific debate even as Democratic voters rank rising temperatures as a top priorityDozens of young climate protes...
00:00, 2019-06-26

Britain’s first climate assembly agrees plan for council to tackle crisis Camden citizens’ proposals focus on housing, transport and green spaceBritain’s first climate assembly has agreed 17 proposals that should be impleme...
17:08, 2019-07-21

Eco-venues and no-flyer zones: Edinburgh fringe tackles the climate crisis Mass extinctions, carbon emissions and freak storms will feature at a festival where artists are finding new ways to raise the alarm‘I no longer thin...
07:36, 2019-08-02

Animals failing to adapt to speed of climate crisis, study finds Scientists warn of ‘alarming’ lag between human-driven seasons shift and animals’ behavioural changesThe speed of climate disruption is outstripping ...
17:56, 2019-07-23

How the climate emergency could lead to a mental health crisis | Anouchka Grose ‘Ecological grief’ is making Greenlanders depressed. They might not be alone for longThe Greenlandic Perspective Survey tells us that 90% of Greenlan...
12:08, 2019-08-13

Climate crisis: global economy needs major upgrade … fast | Al Gore Ex-US vice-president says only big solutions can offset impact of systemic shifts and avert disasterThe former US vice-president Al Gore has warned t...
15:44, 2019-06-25

White House ‘undercutting evidence' of climate crisis, says analyst who resigned Rod Schoonover, who was an intelligence analyst for 10 years, said the Trump administration halted his report on global heatingA former senior govern...
22:20, 2019-07-30

Goldsmiths bans beef from university cafes to tackle climate crisis University of London college will also seek to limit single-use plasticsA university has banned the sale of beef in campus food outlets in order to h...
17:16, 2019-08-12

Climate crisis: aviation industry hears clamour for electric planes Shift from fossil fuels top of agenda for Paris air show, industry having lagged behind other sectorsFaced with growing calls for action on the clima...
09:48, 2019-06-15

The town fighting the climate crisis to stay afloat, one hurricane at at time Fair Bluff has already been hit by two hurricanes – but if another arrives this year, it could become one of the US’s first climate crisis ghost town...
06:44, 2019-07-21

Starvation deaths of 200 reindeer in Arctic caused by climate crisis, say researchers Comparable death toll has been recorded only once before, says Norwegian Polar InstituteAbout 200 reindeer have been found dead from starvation in th...
12:08, 2019-07-30

Much shorter working weeks needed to tackle climate crisis – study UK workers must move to nine-hour week if carbon levels do not change, says thinktankPeople across Europe will need to work drastically fewer hours t...
13:04, 2019-05-22

Climate crisis more politically polarizing than abortion for US voters, study finds Democrats ranked global heating as the third most important issue on their list, while Republican voters ranked it last in a Yale poll Surging concer...
07:44, 2019-05-22

Climate crisis already causing deaths and childhood stunting, report reveals ‘Insidious’ health-related impacts in Australia and Pacific include lowered cognitive capacity and spread of diseases Climate change is “absolutely” ...
08:48, 2019-07-31

US schools accused of censoring climate crisis message in graduation speeches Students say authorities have barred them from reading a text that warns of ‘catastrophic climate change’ for being too politicalSchools and colleges...
08:20, 2019-06-07

Bezos snubs Amazon workers demanding action on climate crisis Thousands of staffers have signed a letter urging the company to overhaul its climate policyAmazon’s chief executive officer, Jeff Bezos, refused to ...
01:52, 2019-05-23

'Panic is setting in': Jayda G brings climate crisis home to fans DJ and producer wants to banish ‘disconnect’ between climate issues and daily livesOne of dance music’s rising stars is swapping a pair of decks for ...
15:04, 2019-05-21

UK gardeners given tips to avoid wildfires as climate crisis raises risk Scores of wildfires mean 2019 has already broken the record set during last year’s heatwavePlant aspen trees, avoid eucalyptus, and have a word with ...
07:36, 2019-06-22

IPCC leaked report: Going vegetarian and controlling land use are key to climate crisis Scientists in Geneva warn that cutting carbon emissions from cars and factories is not enoughAttempts to solve the climate crisis by cutting carbon e...
14:52, 2019-08-03

Teen activist Thunberg urges leaders to admit climate crisis BERLIN (AP) — Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg is urging world leaders to acknowledge that global warming “is the biggest crisis humanit...
13:52, 2019-05-28

The Guardian joins a major media initiative to combat the climate crisis More than 60 news outlets worldwide have signed on to Covering Climate Now, a project to improve coverage of the emergencyFor a week this September, ...
09:36, 2019-07-26

Labour would force firms to fight climate crisis or lose contracts Exclusive: Companies bidding for public sector contracts must ‘put people and planet before profit’Companies bidding for public sector contracts will...
13:56, 2019-05-31

Climate crisis and antibiotic use could 'sink' fish farming industry – report Investors’ network warns of serious risk to aquaculture from global heating as well as over-reliance on medicinesThe climate crisis, drug use and fee...
08:56, 2019-06-05

Climate crisis reducing land’s ability to sustain humanity, says IPCC UN report finds ecosystems never before under such threat and restoration is urgentHow climate’s impact on land threatens civilisation – and how to f...
11:04, 2019-08-08

Millions of Bangladeshi children at risk from climate crisis, warns UNICEF More than 19 million children in Bangladesh are at risk from devastating floods, cyclones and other environmental disasters linked to climate change,...
10:43, 2019-04-09

Democratic debate: candidates fail to grasp centrality of climate crisis The 10 candidates on stage in Miami accurately conveyed the urgency of global heating but missed chances to show how it underlies all key political i...
06:16, 2019-06-28

Number of flights taken by officials from department tackling climate crisis soars Number of flights taken by BEIS staff rises to 4,500 from 2,700 in previous year despite carbon footprintThe Whitehall officials responsible for tack...
10:32, 2019-08-17

Review: In Venice, an Opera Masks Climate Crisis in a Gentle Tune “Sun & Sea (Marina),” which won the top prize at this year’s Venice Biennale, portrays a deceptively relaxing day at the beach....
21:12, 2019-07-14

Theresa May: Swiss holidays brought home impact of climate crisis Seeing retreating ice in mountains inspired PM to push for net zero emissions by 2050Theresa May has said she was won over to the cause of tackling t...
11:44, 2019-06-27

Theresa May discusses climate crisis and Russia in her final G20 summit – video The prime minister held her final G20 news conference on Saturday, and said she had confronted Vladimir Putin over the Salisbury poisonings last year...
15:24, 2019-06-29

Tree planting 'has mind-blowing potential' to tackle climate crisis Research shows a trillion trees could be planted to capture huge amount of carbon dioxidePlanting billions of trees across the world is by far the bi...
20:16, 2019-07-04

BHP boss announces $US400m plan to combat 'indisputable' climate crisis The mining giant’s chief executive Andrew Mackenzie endorses drastic action to tackle global warmingThe chief executive of the world’s largest mining...
12:08, 2019-07-23

Deadly cliffside collapse underscores California's climate-fueled crisis Tragedy in Encinitas comes as nearly 75% of state’s coastlines erode, endangering lives, homes, and infrastructureThree women were killed last week w...
07:44, 2019-08-07

Scotch on the rocks: distilleries fear climate crisis will endanger whisky production Scotland’s whisky-makers reveal they had to halt production in 2018 heatwave because they ran out of waterScotland’s nature conservation agency last ...
09:00, 2019-06-02

Fossil fuel exports make Australia one of the worst contributors to climate crisis Australia looking to become an emissions superpower, the Australian Conservation Foundation saysAustralia is responsible for 5% of global greenhouse ...
20:28, 2019-07-07

Death, blackouts, melting asphalt: ways the climate crisis will change how we live From power cuts to infrastructure failure, the impact of climate change on US cities will be huge – but many are already innovating to adaptBetween r...
07:28, 2019-08-20

Major global investor drops US firms deemed climate crisis laggards Legal and General Investment Management cuts companies including ExxonMobilAn ethical investment operation by the UK’s largest asset manager has dump...
01:08, 2019-06-21

There's a climate crisis – but Trump's cabinet continues to backtrack on science | Kate Aronoff Conservative donors and fossil fuel companies have the most to lose from large-scale decarbonization – and they know itIn an effort to suppress feder...
14:24, 2019-05-29

The urgency of climate crisis needed robust new language to describe it | Paul Chadwick Changes to how the Guardian writes about climate announced by Katharine Viner prompted a discussion with readersInitial reader response was positive ...
21:20, 2019-06-16

The Lion King missed an opportunity to talk about the climate crisis | Greta Moran Like the movie’s characters, the audience is experiencing the unprecedented, rapid destruction of earth – but the film doesn’t acknowledge itThe Lion...
12:24, 2019-08-20

What a crystal meth crisis in an Indigenous community says about mental health and climate change Climate change leads to displacement that can have lasting psychological impacts connected with addiction....
13:12, 2019-05-18

Germany's Green leader sorry for linking Angela Merkel's shaking to climate crisis German Green party leader Annalena Baerbock has tweeted her apologies after suggesting that the chancellor's trembling may have been caused by climat...
16:40, 2019-06-29

We’re stepping up – join us for a day to halt this climate crisis | Naomi Klein, Bill McKibben and others We’re calling for a global strike on 20 September. Disrupting our normal lives is the only way to secure our futureOn 20 September, at the request of...
11:12, 2019-05-24

Sanders and Ocasio-Cortez move to declare climate crisis official emergency Exclusive: Democrats to introduce resolution in House on Tuesday in recognition of extreme threat from global heatingA group of US lawmakers includin...
20:20, 2019-07-08

I'm a scientist. Under Trump I lost my job for refusing to hide climate crisis facts | Maria Caffrey I was a climate scientist in a climate-denying administration – and it cost me my jobThe Trump administration’s hostility towards climate science is ...
08:12, 2019-07-25

Philip Hammond won’t tackle the climate crisis. But a Green New Deal would | Molly Scott Cato The chancellor says we can’t afford to save ourselves. Let’s leave such absurd thinking behind – and invest in green policies• Molly Scott Cato is th...
19:08, 2019-06-06

Kelowna town hall meeting attracts crowd pushing for action on ‘climate crisis’ "We must ensure that the new world we're building doesn't recreate the injustices of our current system."...
09:44, 2019-06-06

A Deadly Heat Wave After the Hottest June On Record: How the Climate Crisis Is Creating ‘a New Normal’ As millions of people prepare for sweltering heatwaves in the U.S. Midwest and East Coast, scientists say July will likely be the hottest July on rec...
21:48, 2019-07-19

UN Youth envoy launches coding competition to help solve climate crisis and ‘Reboot the Earth’ Can young coders help solve the climate crisis? The UN’s Youth Envoy launched a global competition earlier this month, “Reboot The Earth”, in collabo...
22:24, 2019-07-22

“This Is An Actual Crisis.” John Oliver and Bill Nye Talk Climate Change on Last Week Tonight On Sunday night’s episode of Last Week Tonight, John Oliver joined the growing chorus of voices pointing out that we aren’t doing enough ...
15:16, 2019-05-13

Democratic candidates fail to challenge opponents or convey scope of climate crisis in debate Presidential hopefuls mostly reiterated campaign talking points and policy proposals during seven minutes on climate discussionThe first Democratic p...
14:04, 2019-06-27

Daily on Energy: Greens pressure news networks to call climate change a ‘crisis’ Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:00, 2019-06-07

Heat-trapping gases broke records in 2018, climate crisis report finds Report finds 2018 was the fourth-warmest on record since the mid-to-late- 1800s and sea levels were the highest on recordThe gases heating the planet...
00:04, 2019-08-13

'Fight for our lives': Fiji calls world leaders 'selfish' as it lays out climate crisis blueprint Minister says archipelago in grave situation through no fault of its own as he unveils plan for net zero emissions and village relocationFiji will in...
03:56, 2019-08-07

Our food system accounts for a whopping 37% of greenhouse-gas emissions, a UN report found. But it could also offer a solution to the climate crisis. Mark Hirsch/Getty Images The way we use land — for farming, mining, logging, and raising livestock — accounts for 23% of human-produced ...
11:20, 2019-08-08

Artificial intelligence summit focuses on fighting hunger, climate crisis and transition to ‘smart sustainable cities’ Artificial intelligence, or AI, is at the forefront of fighting hunger, mitigating the climate crisis and facilitating “the transition to smart susta...
22:24, 2019-05-28

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: violence surges in Nigeria, anti-Semitism on the march, taxing pollution to tackle climate crisis, and more Tuesday’s main stories include: thousands fleeing into Niger as violence surges in Nigeria; UN rights office condemns rise in anti-Semitic incidents;...
21:52, 2019-05-28

Thursday's Daily Brief: Climate crisis and food risks, fresh violence threat for millions of Syrians, calls for calm in Kashmir Thursday’s top stories: food security risk from climate crisis, fresh violence threat for millions of Syrians, UN chief urges “maximum restraint” in ...
23:28, 2019-08-08

5 Best Dry Fruit Recipes | Easy Dry Fruit Recipes Dry Fruit Recipes: Here are some of the best of our dry fruit recipes that you can prepare at home. From almond koftas, anjeer kebab, dry fruit chikk...
11:40, 2019-05-01

2019 NBA Draft Grades: Live updates and pick-by-pick evaluations for every selection Trades are dominating the 2019 NBA Draft, so follow along as we help you understand everything that's happening...
01:48, 2019-06-21

2019 NBA Draft: Timberwolves trade Dario Saric, No. 11 pick to Suns for No. 6 overall pick, report says The Wolves were reportedly trying hard to move up in the draft, and found a willing partner...
01:00, 2019-06-21

2019 NBA Draft Grades: Live updates and pick-by-pick evaluations for every first- and second-round selection Trades are dominating the 2019 NBA Draft, so follow along as we help you understand everything that's happening...
06:32, 2019-06-21

At $8,500, Is This LT1-Powered 1993 Chevy S10 a Pickup With Pick Up That You Might Pick Up? Small pickups like today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe S10 aren’t crowding new car dealer lots like they once did. This one comes with Corvette power so...
14:44, 2019-05-21

From 'no crisis' to 'breaking point': Mainstream media changes its tune on border crisis amid illegal immigration surge Months after repeatedly dismissing and mocking President Trump’s claim of a national emergency at the Southern U.S. border, mainstream media is grapp...
18:40, 2019-04-11

This Fruit Should Go in Everything With chicken, pork or shrimp, on toast or in salad, peaches should be a part of your next meal....
19:16, 2019-07-19

Buy All the Fruit And make all the desserts with them: Alison Roman has five new recipes to get you started....
17:36, 2019-08-14

What to know about sugar in fruit Fruit contains natural sugar. Although natural sugar is good for health, it is important to remember that consuming fruit juices and canned fruit can...
22:56, 2019-06-25

What to Do With All That Summer Fruit Alison Roman makes August last by buying up all the freshest fruit and heading into the kitchen....
00:36, 2019-08-13

When is the best time to eat fruit? Despite online claims, there is no best time of day to eat fruit. However, people can time their fruit intake to help with weight loss and managing d...
07:52, 2019-05-23

NASA wants to grow fruit in space NASA is looking to grow a hybrid version of a New Mexico chile plant in space on the International Space Station as part of an experiment, starting i...
18:28, 2019-07-29

Google’s AI maps fruit fly brains With Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Cambridge University, Google published research detailing the use of AI in mapping a fruit fly brain.Read Mo...
20:08, 2019-08-05

NASA is about to grow fruit in space NASA has big plans for space travel that include heading to both the Moon and Mars sooner rather than later. If humans begin to travel to other world...
04:56, 2019-07-16

Our planet is in crisis. But until we call it a crisis, no one will listen | Caleb Redlener, Charlotte Jenkins and Irwin Redlener We study disaster preparedness, and ‘climate change’ is far too mild to describe the existential threat we faceWhen Senator Kamala Harris was asked a...
15:36, 2019-07-31

Eat This Low-Calorie Fruit Every Day For Good Heart Health A recently conducted study states that eating a cup of blueberries everyday boosts cardiovascular health....
13:36, 2019-05-31

Tyrannosaurus rex might have accidentally helped fruit grow The king of the dinosaurs was a famed carnivore, but its diet of plant-eaters may have helped T. rex disperse fruit seeds over a wide area...
21:08, 2019-04-11

Fruit Of The Loom Losing About 100 Jobs, Most In Kentucky BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — Fruit of the Loom says it is cutting about 100 jobs, mostly at its headquarters in Kentucky. News outlets report the Bowlin...
11:36, 2019-05-23

Less fat, more fruit may cut risk of dying of breast cancer A large experiment suggests that trimming dietary fat and eating more fruits and vegetables may lower a woman’s risk of dying of breast cancer....
23:04, 2019-05-15

How a fruit compound may lower blood pressure New research in mice and human cells finds that a fruit compound lowers blood pressure. The study also reveals the mechanism by which it does this....
18:32, 2019-05-24

Fruit juices are just as bad for you as sugary soda: study Blame it on the juice. Even fancy cold-pressed juices may be just as deadly as sodas, according to a new study published this week in the journal JAM...
19:20, 2019-05-21

The Fruit Yotam Ottolenghi Longs to Cook With There’s nothing quite like fresh, sun-warmed figs. The chef details all the ways you could use them — then bakes his into a warm chocolate cake....
22:12, 2019-08-16

Low fruit and vegetable intake may account for millions of deaths New research estimates that an insufficient intake of fruits and vegetables is likely to be behind millions of cardiovascular deaths worldwide....
14:24, 2019-06-14

Forbidden fruit: The curious early history of apples As mundane as the apple may seem, its history involves enormous animals, the Ice Age, the Silk Road and a huge role in the stories we tell....
16:48, 2019-05-31

Inspiration: Color: An Apartment Bursting With Fruit Flavor In Tokyo, a praiseworthy apartment animated with colorful Japanese materials and fixtures emerges from the shadows....
01:20, 2019-05-08

Summer fruit pudding recipes | Jane Baxter When the sun’s out, tuck into raspberry gratin, blackcurrant custard pavlova, cherry clafoutis and ricotta limoncello cake Prep 20 minCook 1 hrServes...
08:52, 2019-06-22

4 Your Health: A type of fruit could be secret to longer lifespan Health experts say doctors should begin screening for drug use. The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommends screening their adult patients for...
23:36, 2019-08-13

Eating less fat, more fruit may cut risk of dying of breast cancer For the first time, a large experiment suggests that trimming dietary fat and eating more fruits and vegetables may lower a woman’s risk of dying of ...
18:16, 2019-05-16

Female fruit bats trade sex for food: scientists Male Egyptian fruit bats will allow female bats to take food straight from their mouths and scientists believe they know why: the bats are trading fo...
20:52, 2019-05-23

Fruit with odour of 'onions in a gym sock' sparks uni evacuation A university library evacuated over a suspected gas leak has reopened after hazardous material crews found out that a discarded piece of fruit was re...
15:08, 2019-05-13

Four summer fruit tart recipes | Annie Rigg Celebrate the season’s bounty with these showstoppers: choose from blackberry, raspberry, peaches and cream, or an offbeat tahini and fig numberYou w...
09:00, 2019-08-03

Robocrop: world's first fruit-picking robot set to work Autonomous machine expected to pick more than 25,000 raspberries a day, outpacing human workersQuivering and hesitant, like a spoon-wielding toddler ...
18:36, 2019-05-26

The perfect islands where horses play in the surf Mozambique's Bazaruto Archipelago offers secluded, beautiful island beach escapes with luxury lodge accommodations, diving, snorkeling and swimming p...
21:56, 2019-06-07

Wildfire prompts evacuations in Canary Islands A wildfire in the Canary Islands led to the evacuation of a small town in Gran Canaria island on Saturday, and officials said the blaze had a "great ...
01:28, 2019-08-18

10 great walks on Britain's tiny islands In this extract from her new book, Islandeering, Lisa Drewe braves the tides to walk around the cliffs, beaches and historic coastal trails of her fa...
08:20, 2019-05-11

UN orders UK to end 'colonial' rule of Chagos Islands Britain separated the Indian Ocean islands from Mauritius in 1965. The UK and the US both have major military bases on the largest island....
01:00, 2019-05-23

Faroe Islands 'close down' as tourists fly in to repair them The Faroe Islands declared themselves shut down as foreign volunteers came to take part in sustainable tourism....
15:48, 2019-05-13

US may dump 1.5 tons of rat poison on Farallon Islands A US government agency is proposing using 1.5 tons of rat poison to limit the spread of an invasive rodent problem in the Farallon Islands, located 3...
23:00, 2019-07-08

Art Review: At Frieze New York, Islands of Daring Don’t be daunted by the fair’s nearly 200 booths. Our critics have done the walking and have found the standouts....
22:12, 2019-05-02

The world’s 2 most expensive countries are islands The most expensive countries in the world, according to new cost-of-living indices, are the Cayman Islands in the Caribbean and Bermuda.   ...
16:40, 2019-07-25

Durian fruit forces evacuation after stink mistaken for gas leak Students were forced to evacuate at an Australian university because of a suspected gas leak that turned out to be a discarded durian. Emergency crew...
15:48, 2019-05-13

Giving fruit flies your cancer’s mutations could guide your treatment Flies, fish and mice are being developed into “cancer avatars” that carry the unique traits of a person’s cancer and help doctors choose which drugs ...
20:32, 2019-05-22

Hypertension: 3 Fruit Juices That May Help Regulate Blood Pressure Levels Apart from healthy meals, salads and fruits, juices made from some fruits may do wonders to keep hypertension in check...
09:40, 2019-06-23

Diabetes Management: This Summer Fruit Could Help Keep Your Blood Sugar in Control From the pulp and seeds to the leaf, one can eat any part of the papaya plant to reap its benefits. According to some experts, papayas can also be a ...
12:44, 2019-06-12

Rahul Bose Billed Rs 442 For 2 Bananas: "Who Said Fruit Wasn't Harmful?" Staying fit comes at a price. Ask actor Rahul Bose, who was recently charged Rs 442 for two humble bananas at a five-star hotel in Chandigarh....
09:48, 2019-07-24

Lychee Nutrition And Benefits: Why You Should Stock Up On This Delicious Fruit This Summer While its great taste tantalises the taste buds, knowing the fruits various nutritional properties can make you relish this fruit even more....
07:32, 2019-06-13

Spring Quinoa Fruit Salad: A Refreshing Meal To Brighten Up Your Day Spring Quinoa Fruit Salad comprises a medley of refreshing foods and summer fruits, making this dish a must-try for this season....
21:08, 2019-04-11

This Low-Calorie High-Fibre Fruit Could Help You In Your Weight Loss Diet If you are on a weight loss diet, one of the best additions you can make to your diet is of fruits and vegetables. While there is no dearth of fruits...
13:20, 2019-05-22

Chagos Islands: UN expected to call for end of British control UK faces overwhelming vote to uphold international court’s opinion and declare archipelago an ‘integral part’ of Mauritius The UK is facing a diploma...
07:32, 2019-05-21

US tourists drown during Turks and Caicos Islands vacation Three Texas tourists, including a married couple, drowned during a vacation to the Turks and Caicos Islands, authorities and reports said Tuesday. Th...
06:52, 2019-08-07

Sustainable tourism: why the Faroe Islands closed for maintenance When the north Atlantic islands shut for a weekend to all but ‘voluntourists’ doing conservation projects, it was a win-win for locals and visitorsTh...
08:32, 2019-05-08

Canary Islands authorities evacuate 4,000 as wildfire spreads A wildfire sweeping across Gran Canaria in the Canary Islands led to the evacuation of 4,000 people on Sunday and officials warned tackling the blaze...
18:44, 2019-08-18

UK suffers crushing defeat in UN vote on Chagos Islands General assembly strongly condemns British occupation of Indian Ocean territoryThe United Nations general assembly has overwhelmingly backed a motion...
22:00, 2019-05-22

UN demands Britain end rule of Chagos Islands in 6 months UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. General Assembly has voted overwhelmingly to demand that Britain end its “colonial administration” of the ...
21:36, 2019-05-22

The waters of the Galapagos Islands are being invaded by alien species 53 non-native organisms have been spotted in the protected marine environment of the Galapagos. Ships may be to blame – and worse species could be on...
10:42, 2019-04-09

5 Mediterranean Islands the Tourist Mobs Haven't Invaded Yet Attention: Summer-vacation procrastinators. We’ve identified five Mediterranean islands that offer fabulous food, accommodations and seascapes but re...
15:20, 2019-07-05

Galápagos Islands: outcry after Ecuador allows US military to use airstrip Political row sparked after government gave US permission to use island for anti-narcotics flightsThe Galápagos Islands are at the centre of politica...
23:08, 2019-06-17

Corbyn condemns May's defiance of Chagos Islands ruling Exclusive: Labour leader accuses PM of disregarding international lawJeremy Corbyn has written to the prime minister condemning her decision to defy ...
19:32, 2019-05-01

Wildfires prompt 4,000 to evacuate on Spain’s Canary Islands By Sunday afternoon, the fire had taken two different directions, burning more than 1,700 hectares as it continued advancing....
23:28, 2019-08-18

Japan protests Chinese activity near disputed islands TOKYO (AP) — Japan is protesting what is says was an unauthorized Chinese maritime survey within its economic waters near disputed East China Sea isl...
13:48, 2019-06-17

At least eight killed and 60 injured after earthquake strikes tourist islands A POWERFUL 5.9 magnitude jolt has left at least eight people dead and scores injured in the Philipines....
08:12, 2019-07-27

North Carolina's islands: the beauty of the Outer Banks The remote, pristine islands of North Carolina are rich with dunes, wildlife – and the ghost of BlackbeardThere is no horizon: only the odd hint indi...
12:40, 2019-07-28

Alleged migrant smugglers arrested on Greek islands Greek police have arrested 15 people suspected of facilitating migrant smuggling on two Greek islands. There are reports they charged up to €6,000 to...
22:04, 2019-07-18

Three tourists drown during Turks and Caicos Islands vacation Three Texas tourists, including a married couple, drowned during a vacation to the Turks and Caicos Islands, authorities and reports said Tuesday. Th...
03:48, 2019-08-07

Lost 'Darwinia' islands could be origin of species in the Galapagos Millions of years before the Galapagos existed, another island chain may have shaped the evolution of the unusual wildlife that later inspired Charle...
10:41, 2019-04-09

Ramos sets record in Spain’s win over Faeroe Islands TORSHAVN, Faeroe Islands (AP) — The Spanish soccer federation says Sergio Ramos has become the player with most wins with a national team after Spain...
00:48, 2019-06-08

2019 Caribbean travel warnings: What islands are safe? The U.S. has issued travel warnings across the Caribbean citing crime, even at exclusive resorts. But at least 12 islands are considered safe.  ...
02:28, 2019-07-24

Wildfire on Canary Islands forces 8,000 people to evacuate An out-of-control wildfire in Spain’s Canary Islands forced emergency workers to evacuate more than 8,000 people.     ...
17:56, 2019-08-19

At least seven killed and 60 injured after earthquake strikes tourist islands A POWERFUL 5.9 magnitude jolt has left at least six people dead and multiple injured in the Philipines....
06:36, 2019-07-27

Over 9,000 evacuated as fires rage in Spain's Canary Islands Over 9,000 people have been evacuated as wildfires rage on Spain's Canary Islands off the northwest coast of Africa, officials said....
12:32, 2019-08-20

'One day we'll disappear': Tuvalu's sinking islands | Eleanor Ainge Roy Rising seas are on the verge of swallowing two of the tiny archipelago’s nine islands, and the encroaching waves haunt locals’ dreams On the hottest ...
11:36, 2019-05-16

Drinking fruit juice may raise cancer risk, study claims Researchers from Sorbonne Paris Cite University, said the consumption of sugary soft drinks — including 100% fruit juice — was "significantly associa...
17:48, 2019-07-11

Anna Jones’ summer stone fruit recipes | The Modern Cook Little summer cakes with a nutty crumb, sweet apricots and sharp hits of blackcurrants, and a roast peach compote that will last long enough to remin...
14:12, 2019-08-02

Sugary drinks, including 100% fruit juices, may raise cancer risk New research finds a link between consuming sugary drinks, including fruit juices with no added sugar, and the risk of overall cancer and breast canc...
14:04, 2019-07-11

High blood pressure symptoms: Eating this fruit could reduce bp readings HIGH blood pressure symptoms include headaches and chest pain. To reduce the risk of hypertension add this fruit into your diet....
17:48, 2019-06-28

Sugar in fruit juice may raise risk of cancer, study finds Excessive consumption of sugary drinks – including juice – associated with the diseaseDrinking large amounts of fruit juice may raise your risk of ca...
12:00, 2019-07-12

FROM THE FIELD: Hardy seeds bear fruit to protect Colombia’s environment Communities in Colombia in South America are being helped by the UN Development Programme (UNDP) to preserve and reintroduce indigenous crops as a wa...
23:00, 2019-04-30

Don’t throw out overripe berries – turn them into a delicious fruit leather | Waste not As long as there’s no mould on them, berries can be frozen to use whenever you please – for instant ice-cream, smoothies or to create this sweet trea...
07:28, 2019-05-25

Energy of African youth ‘propelling’ new development era as UN ties bear fruit The “boundless energy and optimism” of young Africans is propelling the continent into a new era of sustainable development, alongside new partnershi...
05:24, 2019-05-25

Hypertension Diet: Study Shows This Summer Fruit Can Help High BP Patients A new study has indicated that extracts from the summer fruit watermelon may prove helpful for patients suffering from hypertension....
15:00, 2019-04-16

François Payard bakes a ‘Fruit Loops’ cake for the age of social media Pastry chef François Payard, known for the fine French desserts he once created for KarVer and his own eponymous patisserie, has baked-up something h...
23:52, 2019-07-19

Female fruit bats take food from males in exchange for sex, study finds Male Egyptian fruit bats will allow female bats to take food straight from their mouths and scientists believe they know why -- the bats are trading ...
19:20, 2019-05-23

Safed Jamun: Health Benefits And Nutrition Facts About This Lesser Known Fruit Safed jamun is better known by a plethora of English names including wax apple, love apple, java apple, Semarang rose-apple and wax jambu. Here's all...
13:48, 2019-06-18

Pakistani News Anchor Confuses Apple Inc With Fruit, Twitter In Splits A Pakistani TV anchor confused Apple Inc - the tech giant - with apple the fruit, live on air recently. The error did not go unnoticed on social medi...
06:08, 2019-07-08

This High-Protein, Low-Cal Quinoa Fruit Salad Is All You Need To Shed Quick Kilos Spring Quinoa Fruit Salad is an interesting quinoa salad recipe, which is shared by famous vlogger Manjula Jain on her YouTube channel. This quinoa s...
12:16, 2019-05-31

Bitten fruit and right-leaning leaf do not an Apple logo make (results) Apple's lawyers in Germany may be overly active in order to earn their retainer, it seems. Back in 2011, they sued a coffee shop in Bonn for allegedl...
13:56, 2019-05-03

Ditch Heavy, Sugar-Laden Desserts For Healthy Fruit Yogurts Fruit yogurt is a dessert-like dish prepared by adding one or a class fruits along with a choice of other ingredients, nuts and spices...
09:40, 2019-04-17

Fruit Chutneys: 5 Recipes To Turn Your Favourite Fruits Into Healthy Dips If you want to sneak in some fruity goodness in delicious ways in your diet, then we have just the thing for you - fruit chutneys!...
14:16, 2019-06-10

Tamal Ray’s recipe for easy passion fruit souffle | The Sweet Spot Souffle is simpler than you think, and never better than when paired with a seasonal compote, like this tangy passion fruit dessertSouffles have an u...
12:44, 2019-05-11

WHO urges ban on high levels of sugar from fruit puree in baby food High sugar content may be threat to first teeth and affect food preferences in adulthoodCommercial baby foods contain too much sugar – even when they...
12:48, 2019-07-15

High blood pressure symptoms: Eating this fruit can avoid hypertension HIGH blood pressure symptoms can go unnoticed at times, but to lower your hypertension it’s best to eat this fruit....
12:24, 2019-05-27

Scuba diving and stand up paddleboarding in Japan’s Kerama Islands In a tiny archipelago that includes Zamami Island, sea turtles, solitude and Nemos galore....
13:52, 2019-05-03

From remote Australian islands to the Mediterranean Sea: Plastic pollution is easy to see “The plastic on Cocos (Keeling) was largely single-use consumer items such as bottle caps and straws, as well as a large number of shoes."...
20:00, 2019-05-22

BREAKING: At least seven killed and 60 injured after earthquake strikes tourist islands A POWERFUL 5.9 magnitude jolt has left at least six people dead and multiple injured in the Philipines....
06:00, 2019-07-27

Hawaii’s islands are under threat from rising sea levels, experts warn HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii's iconic Waikiki Beach could soon be underwater as rising sea levels caused by climate change overtake its white sand beaches ...
14:48, 2019-04-23

Magnitude 6.4 quake strikes northeast of Solomon Islands: USGS A magnitude 6.4 quake struck northeast of the Solomon Islands in the South Pacific on Friday, the U.S. Geological Survey said....
10:24, 2019-05-03

Nebraska, Washington State highlight Cayman Islands field GEORGETOWN, Cayman Islands (AP) — New coach Fred Hoiberg and the Nebraska Cornhuskers headline the field for next season’s Cayman Islands Class...
23:48, 2019-05-07

Fascinating Artifacts from the Battle of the Egadi Islands are Pulled from the Depths Underwater archaeologists have recovered a treasure trove of artifacts off the coast of Sicily from the site of the first ancient naval battle ever d...
21:04, 2019-08-01

Climbing and diving on Kalymnos: an Aegean islands adventure continues Kalymnos, second hop on our tour of lesser-known islands, has many rock-climbing highlights – and some sweet spots for scuba diving• Read part 1 of K...
08:20, 2019-08-04

Raging Canary Islands wildfire sparks mass evacuation Hundreds of people have been evacuated as firefighters on the island of Gran Canaria try to bring a huge wildfire under control. Police have detained...
00:24, 2019-08-12

Southwest to begin running $29 flights between Hawaiian islands in January In mid-January, Southwest will offer four flights a day between Hilo on Hawaii island to Honolulu and from Lihue on Kauai to Honolulu.   &...
15:08, 2019-08-19

Jeffrey Epstein an ‘evil genius’ for filing will in the Virgin Islands Jeffrey Epstein is still making trouble for his alleged victims from the grave. By filing his will in the US Virgin Islands, the pedophile added anot...
05:04, 2019-08-21

Artificial Scottish islands are thousands of years older than thought Ancient inhabitants of Scotland built islands in the country’s lochs, with most thought to be about 2800 years old – but several actually date back 5...
13:56, 2019-06-12

Canary Islands wildfire prompts 9,000 evacuations; reaches park An out-of-control wildfire on Gran Canaria in Spain's Canary Islands kept spreading on Monday, increasing to 9,000 the number of people evacuated fro...
21:08, 2019-08-19

Anna Jones’ recipes for fruit cobbler and corn salad | The Modern Cook Arm yourself with a couple of baskets and stuff them with the season’s bounty to make a fruity crumble cobbler and a charred corn saladMy second-ever...
14:04, 2019-08-16

Recipe: Oatmeal, Yogurt And Fruit Medley For A Flavoursome, High-Fibre Meal Our healthy breakfast recipe combines three of the most-loved breakfast foods in a medley of deliciousness and nutrition. The recipe is free of added...
11:32, 2019-07-15

Watch: How To Make Delicious Kheer Flavoured With Toddy Palm Fruit Pulp Tal or toddy palm fruit is a fibrous fruit with bright yellow pulp that is often used to make a natural sweetener. Here's how to make tal ki kheer....
12:12, 2019-08-05

Teacher Deathly Allergic to Bananas Sent to Hospital After 3 Students Pelted Her With Fruit: Report According to a police report, three students between the ages of 12 and 13 smeared banana on the door of the teacher's classroom during lunch, then l...
16:56, 2019-07-31

Farne Islands seabirds in danger as heavy rain kills chicks National Trust says species decline apparent as climate crisis brings more frequent destructive storms in summerSeabirds nesting on the remote Farne ...
15:00, 2019-06-27

Cenobio de Valeron: 350 Small Caves Create Confusion in the Canary Islands The strange appearance of the cavities that comprise the immense Cenobio de Valeron archaeological site in the Canary Islands caused confusion for Sp...
11:52, 2019-05-02

Radiation levels in Marshall Islands still exceed Fukushima, Chernobyl: study Radiation levels across the Marshall Islands in the central Pacific Ocean, where the United States conducted more than 65 nuclear tests during the Co...
02:32, 2019-07-16

US may dump over 1.5 tons of rat poison on Farallon Islands to halt invasive rodents A U.S. government agency is proposing the deployment of 1.5 tons of rat poison to limit the spread of an invasive rodent problem in the Farallon Isla...
00:16, 2019-07-08

The plan to build mega wind farms and artificial islands in North Sea A radical plan to build artificial islands in the North Sea that act as hubs for mega wind farms has received a boost after an analysis said it was f...
19:28, 2019-07-15

9,000 forced to evacuate as fire in Spain’s Canary Islands burns out of control The blaze -- described by the local fire department as "a monster'' -- was racing across parched woodlands into Tamadaba Natural Park....
19:48, 2019-08-19

Mass graves found on Scottish islands may be ancient tsunami victims A rare tsunami may have struck the islands of Shetland and Orkney off the UK’s north coast 5500 years ago, killing dozens of people who had to be has...
16:00, 2019-04-09

Southwest expands Hawaii flights with $99 fares as tourists flock to the islands Southwest Airlines is expanding its Hawaii network with more flights from cities in California and between islands, pushing down competitor's sh...
19:28, 2019-08-15

Seas rise, hope sinks: Tuvalu's vanishing islands – in pictures One of the world’s most climate-vulnerable countries is already suffering floods, droughts and coral bleachingAll photographs by Sean Gallagher Conti...
09:12, 2019-05-27

These 5 Pacific Rim Stocks Are All Trading Below Book Value All of these Pacific-rim based companies -- all NYSE-listed -- are trading at discounts to book value....
12:56, 2019-05-01

Death toll rises as brain disease linked to fruit kills 20 children in 24 hours A BRAIN disease linked to eating lychee fruit has turned even more deadly as 20 children passed away in just 24 hours....
17:56, 2019-06-17

Type-2 diabetes symptoms: Eating this refreshing fruit could reduce blood sugar levels TYPE-2 diabetes symptoms can be reduced by following a well-balanced diet. Here’s how eating this fruit could lower blood sugar levels....
12:32, 2019-07-18

414 million pieces of trash found on remote islands near Australia, study finds Even remote, mostly uninhabited islands are still covered in trash, a new study has found....
01:48, 2019-05-17

American flags lowered to half-staff on Jeffrey Epstein’s private islands The American flags on Jeffrey Epstein’s private Caribbean island have been lowered to half-staff in the wake of his apparent suicide behind bars, acc...
15:20, 2019-08-15

Radiation levels in Marshall Islands higher than Fukushima, Chernobyl, study finds Radiation levels across the Marshall Islands in the central Pacific Ocean, where the United States conducted more than 65 nuclear tests during the Co...
07:04, 2019-07-16

Billionaire pedophile Jeffrey Epstein illegally building Virgin Islands compound Billionaire pedophile Jeffrey Epstein has gotten himself into a new tangle with the law — running afoul of Virgin Islands environmental regulations w...
01:56, 2019-05-10

How to survive Monsoon June It makes sense to have some fun without the sun, says Samuel Fishwick. Here's how to stay right as rain...
13:04, 2019-06-11

How to Survive Pride in New York Four million people are expected in the city around WorldPride. If you’re one of them, here’s what you need to know....
11:56, 2019-06-18

Can comedy survive in an age of outrage? Comedy is under scrutiny as never before. So when is a joke not a joke? Context, intent and expectations are all key, say leading exponents of the ar...
14:24, 2019-07-29

Can You Survive A Week Without Your Smartphone? For $1,000? (CNN) — A company wants to pay you $1,000 if you can leave your smartphone behind for a week. Internet service provicer Frontier Communications...
10:48, 2019-06-10

UN announces roadmap to Climate Summit in 2019, a ‘critical year’ for climate action 2019 is a critical year, the “last chance” for the international community to take effective action on climate change, General Assembly President Mar...
10:43, 2019-04-09

Moody’s Buys Climate Data Firm, Signaling New Scrutiny of Climate Risks The bond-rating agency's purchase of Four Twenty Seven suggests that governments and companies that ignore climate threats could be penalized....
00:44, 2019-07-25

We must mobilise for the climate emergency like we do in wartime. Where is the climate minister? | Ian Dunlop and David Spratt Unfortunately, much scientific knowledge produced for climate policymaking is conservative and reticentThe second Morrison ministry contains no one w...
04:08, 2019-06-03

Newspaper tells staff to use ‘climate emergency' and 'climate denier' in news stories The Guardian has directed its staff to use “climate emergency” or “climate crisis” instead of “climate change” in news stories....
17:13, 2019-05-17

'Historic moment' for indigenous people at climate talks, new climate leader says Climate leader Pasang Dolma Sherpa has just been elected to head the Local Communities and Indigenous Peoples Platform in climate talks. She says ind...
10:40, 2019-06-25

Climate change: Scientists test radical ways to fix Earth's climate Researchers plans for new centre to explore refreezing the poles, sucking out CO2 and ocean greening....
07:40, 2019-05-10

What is a climate emergency? Liberals, NDP table duelling motions on climate change Canadian politicians are expected to debate Thursday whether or not to declare a national climate emergency....
13:08, 2019-05-16

Cathay Pacific reveals its use of onboard camera Hong Kong airline Cathay Pacific reveals its use of cameras on its aircraft, reopening an uncomfortable debate over surveillance aboard airplanes....
13:08, 2019-08-06

10 ways to enjoy summer in the Pacific Northwest Savor the season on patios and boats, in art-filled parks and music-filled woods       ...
17:28, 2019-07-17

Hate makes a comeback in the Pacific Northwest SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Nearly two decades after the Aryan Nations compound was demolished in northern Idaho, far-right extremists are again drawing at...
17:48, 2019-05-25

First East Pacific hurricane fades to a low off Mexico MEXICO CITY (AP) — The first hurricane of the Eastern Pacific season has weakened into a remnant low pressure system far off the coast of Mexico. Alv...
17:44, 2019-06-29

2018: A “Bizarre Year” for the Asia-Pacific Judging by the headline-grabbing events from the Korean Peninsula to India, China, Japan and Australia, social mood across the region is in flux. Wat...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Weight Loss: Make This Delicious Citrusy Fruit Salad At Home To Shed Extra Kilos Looking to lose those extra kilos? Here's a delicious blend of fruits to make it a bit easier for you without taking away your favourite flavours. Al...
13:56, 2019-08-19

A 'Climate Spring': UK protests embolden global climate movement A civil disobedience campaign that prompted the British parliament to declare a climate emergency has galvanized environmental activists around the g...
17:56, 2019-05-03

Worse than Chernobyl: Parts of Marshall Islands have radiation 'higher' than catastrophic '86 disaster, studies say A series of studies have concluded that the radiation levels in parts of the Marshall Islands, where nuclear weapons were tested more than 60 years a...
18:28, 2019-07-29

Nuclear waste, rising seas and Trump: Marshall Islands struggles to stay above water The Marshall Islands is literally struggling to stay above water but its President Hilda Heine told Reuters she had saved her breath rather than try ...
14:36, 2019-06-21

Don’t give up, we can survive even a Hothouse Earth Bad news on the climate should lead neither to despair nor unfounded optimism. Instead, we need to roll up our sleeves and prepare for life on a dras...
16:00, 2019-04-09

How to survive the fake news about cancer The internet is awash with ads for costly but bogus treatments – and claims that scientists are suppressing a cure for the diseaseFor Eileen O’Sulliv...
10:40, 2019-07-14

Wish you weren’t here? How to survive your first holiday as a couple A first break can put a new romance under strain, or worse. To improve the chances of returning with the relationship intact, try following these gro...
07:16, 2019-05-14

Natasha Lyonne: ‘There’s a fighter in me that wants to survive’ Natasha Lyonne used her starring role in Orange is the New Black to shake off her demons and reinvent herself. The actor and director talks about thi...
09:16, 2019-07-21

Kidz Bop Is a Juggernaut of the CD Age. Can It Survive the Streaming Era? The series of children’s cover records has scored 24 Top 10 albums since 2001. But kids’ listening habits have shifted, too....
16:20, 2019-07-02

How to Survive a Hurricane as a Spider: Be Aggressive A new study suggests that spider colonies with more aggressive females are more likely to survive after a hurricane passes through....
18:20, 2019-08-19

Here’s how to survive NYC’s upcoming heat wave With heat indexes expected to soar well above 100 degrees this weekend, city officials are scrambling to keep the Big Apple from turning into a baked...
20:08, 2019-07-17

Animals will shrink to survive over the next century Animals will get smaller over the next century as they downsize to survive. Scientists say larger species will also be wiped out as humans destroy th...
18:12, 2019-05-24

The 'GoT' character originally slated to survive There was lots of death in the final season of "Game of Thrones," but one character who got killed was actually supposed to survive the carnage....
16:24, 2019-05-27

Here There Be Dragons. But Can They Survive an Invasion of Tourists? Barring tourists from the giant lizards’ island lair may save them, but the moratorium could doom residents, who will have to leave, too. If they ref...
09:20, 2019-08-12

The characters most likely to survive 'Avengers: Endgame' For Marvel Studios, all roads have led to "Avengers: Endgame." More than a decade and 21 films in the making, the fourth Avengers film finally arrive...
10:41, 2019-04-09

Marine whose book helped inspire HBO’s ‘The Pacific’ dies A retired Marine sergeant whose book about jungle combat during WWII became a basis for the HBO miniseries “The Pacific” has died in Texas...
19:16, 2019-04-12

Canada reapproves contentious Pacific coast pipeline TORONTO (AP) — Canada’s federal government has once again approved the contentious Trans Mountain pipeline expansion that would nearly triple t...
23:04, 2019-06-18

The New New World: ‘Striding Across the Pacific’: Huawei’s Identity Problem The Chinese telecom giant seeks acceptance in the West, but its structure and value system — patterned after the Communist Party’s — could stand in t...
09:40, 2019-05-01

First East Pacific hurricane forms, then weakens off Mexico MEXICO CITY (AP) — The first hurricane of the Eastern Pacific season has formed and faded far off the coast of Mexico. The U.S. National Hurricane Ce...
14:20, 2019-06-28

Pacific Standard shutters online investigative magazine Pacific Standard, an online investigative magazine, is shutting down abruptly after its backer said it was pulling the plug on the eleven-year old no...
05:24, 2019-08-09

Graves of 30 US servicemen found on Pacific WWII battlefield HONOLULU (AP) — A nonprofit organization that searches for the remains of U.S. servicemen lost in past conflicts has found what officials believe are...
08:04, 2019-06-26

Magnitude 5.5 earthquake hits California near Pacific Coast SCOTIA, Calif. (AP) — The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 5.5 earthquake has hit near the Pacific coast of Northern California. The agency sa...
08:20, 2019-06-23

Tropical storm strengthens in Pacific, but no threat to land MEXICO CITY (AP) — Tropical Storm Alvin has been gaining strength in the Eastern Pacific far off the coast of Mexico, though it’s no threat to ...
14:20, 2019-06-27

Season’s 1st tropical storm forms in Eastern Pacific MEXICO CITY (AP) — The first tropical storm of the Eastern Pacific hurricane season has formed off the coast of Mexico. But the U.S. National Hurrica...
20:16, 2019-06-26

UN chief worried ‘nuclear coffin’ is leaking into the Pacific Radioactive waste from nuclear weapons tests could be seeping from its “concrete coffin” and leaking deadly atomic “sludge” i...
20:40, 2019-05-17

Chinese space station Tiangong-2 is about to burn up over the Pacific The final hours for China’s Tiangong-2 space station are at hand, as the 8-ton piece of hardware will fall to earth, or rather sea, some time i...
03:04, 2019-07-19

Canada increases protections for Pacific Northwest orcas SEATTLE (AP) — Canada has approved measures designed to protect endangered orcas in the Pacific Northwest, with some policies going further than laws...
19:28, 2019-05-13

Explosion reported at Georgia-Pacific plant in Oklahoma MUSKOGEE, Okla. (AP) — Authorities say there has been an explosion at a paper plant in north-central Oklahoma. Muskogee County officials say an explo...
06:52, 2019-05-14

Hate groups ‘maintaining a presence’ in Pacific Northwest SPOKANE, Wash. — Nearly two decades after the Aryan Nations’ Idaho compound was demolished, far-right extremists are maintaining a presence in the Pa...
20:08, 2019-05-27

Cathay Pacific says it's monitoring passengers via onboard cameras Hong Kong airline Cathay Pacific reveals it is monitoring passengers via cameras on its aircraft, reopening an uncomfortable debate over surveillance...
22:24, 2019-08-05

US official urges Pacific nations to keep ties with Taiwan CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A top U.S. diplomat for Southeast Asia has urged Pacific island nations not to withdraw diplomatic recognition of Taiwan, ...
07:00, 2019-05-24

Sue Gordon out as deputy spy chief Sue Gordon is leaving the role of No. 2 spy chief in the U.S., ending a guessing game about whether President Trump would choose her to succeed outgo...
01:04, 2019-08-09

Racing lines: How to survive the Nurburgring 24 Hours Second of Europe's best-known endurance races takes place this weekend Racer Peter Dumbreck discusses the perils of a crowded track and getting use...
02:40, 2019-06-20

Chuck Klosterman on How to Survive the Noise of the Internet The culture critic is back with a new book, and some deep thoughts on the uplifting side of reading the comments and how he stays informed without lo...
18:00, 2019-07-30

Yankees’ offense goes off again to survive slight scare Call the Yankees’ lineup whatever you want. Lately, it’s been unstoppable. The Yankees reached double digits for the first time since they played are...
23:24, 2019-07-20

NYC makes it as hard as possible for business owners to survive The city has problems with empty storefronts, but that doesn’t stop it from making it as hard as possible to run a business. Nancy Bass-Wyden’s grand...
04:04, 2019-06-12

Tornado safety: How to survive when twisters strike The “violent tornado” that tore through Jefferson City, Missouri overnight has highlighted the terrifying destructive force of tornadoes....
16:56, 2019-05-23

Crash landing in Siberia, 2 killed, most survive A passenger plane crash landing near Siberia's Lake Baikal has claimed two lives. Russian media say some 40 occupants survived as the Antonov-24 ramm...
08:56, 2019-06-27

‘Spunky’ woman and her cat survive after car plunges into river BLACKSTONE, Mass. — A woman was able to save herself and her cat after the car they were riding in plunged into a Massachusetts river. Blackstone Fir...
22:24, 2019-05-12

'£500million annual profit is not enough for car makers to survive' Opinion 18 Aug, 2019 Making hundreds of millions in annual profit can no longer keep a car manufacturer afloat, says Mike Rutherford...
15:40, 2019-08-18

Rays survive 9th inning Angels’ rally, win 6-5 ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Yandy Diaz hit an RBI single during Tampa Bay’s two-run eighth inning, and the Rays held off Los Angeles’ lat...
22:44, 2019-06-16

50% of businesses fail in their first 5 years. What’s the secret for those that survive? An entrepreneur's technology infrastructure is now vital, especially at launch, when the technology foundation needs to be laid with an eye on the fu...
14:56, 2019-05-13

Starving predators survive together, but maybe only in math-land Enlarge / Ferocious, right? (The lion Animoji in iOS 11.3.) (credit: Apple) It is well-known that physicists believe that studying physics makes yo...
15:20, 2019-07-27

Teen won’t survive after trying viral ‘choking game’: mom A heartbroken mother in Indiana is preparing for the death of her teenage son after he was gravely injured while replicating a “choking game” that he...
20:40, 2019-05-06

How to survive Smorgasburg, D.C.’s hottest new foodie destination The weekly food market features dozens of vendors selling yakitori, hot chicken and other treats, but you'll need more than an empty stomach to enjoy...
14:20, 2019-06-21

The Simple Gear You Need to Survive the Open Office The productivity-killing open plan office is here to stay. Stock your desk drawer accordingly with everything you need from headphones to cutlery....
23:12, 2019-07-25

How to Survive a Rainy Race Weekend Without Hating Yourself It’s the worst feeling in the world: You’ve planned a beautiful vacation to see neat cars going real fast in circles, only to check the weather the d...
20:16, 2019-05-30

Warriors survive Raptors rally to even NBA Finals The Warriors were kings of the North for one night. Golden State used a game-changing run in the third quarter to help secure a 109-104 victory over ...
05:08, 2019-06-03

Can Brian Winters survive another Jets overhaul? As the Jets get close to training camp, I am examining the roster and giving you my top 25 players. Each weekday, we will reveal another person on th...
16:56, 2019-06-28

Matt Prior: How to survive as a premium manufacturer Infiniti is making a tactical retreat from the European market Infiniti is pulling out of Europe, so where does that leave other 'luxury' sub-brand...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Lonely Planet's best places to visit in Asia Pacific for 2019 From sweeping vineyards and turquoise oceans to gleaming city lights and12th-century temples, check out Lonely Planet's best places to visit in the v...
02:32, 2019-07-05

Cathay Pacific CEO quits over Hong Kong protest blowback Rupert Hogg is the first major corporate casualty of the Hong Kong protests, as firms face pressure to support Beijing. The airline has been forced t...
15:08, 2019-08-16

US 'nuclear coffin' on island in the Pacific could be 'leaking' radioactive sludge into the sea Radioactive waste from Cold War nuclear weapons tests could be leaking into the Pacific Ocean....
18:16, 2019-05-19

Nonfiction: How Was Polynesia Populated? Two New Books Explore the Pacific’s Mysteries Christina Thompson’s “Sea People” tells the story of the people of Polynesia and their “discovery,” while Peter Moore’s “Endeavour” looks at the ship...
12:00, 2019-05-14

Great Pacific garbage patch: giant plastic trap put to sea again Floating boom is designed to trap 1.8 trillion items of plastic without harming marine life – but broke apart last timeA floating device designed to ...
04:48, 2019-06-23

Groups remove 40 tons of fishing nets from Pacific Ocean SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Environmentalists cleaning up plastic in the ocean pulled 40 tons (36 metric tons) of abandoned fishing nets this month from an ...
20:20, 2019-06-28

Forecasters predict busy Central Pacific hurricane season HONOLULU (AP) — Forecasters say Hawaii and the Central Pacific could experience more storms than normal during this year’s hurricane season. Th...
00:36, 2019-05-23

Australia should reduce emissions, coal mining: Pacific leaders Australia should do more to reduce its carbon emissions and giving cash to countries battling climate change was not enough, Pacific island leaders s...
09:44, 2019-08-13

Sneak Peek: Asian-Pacific Financial Forecast -- May 2018 In this May 2018 Asian-Pacific Financial Forecast Sneak Peek, Mark Galasiewski walks you through what's unfolding in Asian markets and what to expect...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Paddling in plastic: meet the man swimming the Pacific garbage patch Ben Lecomte is making a trans-Pacific journey to better understand how plastics pollution is affecting our oceansBen Lecomte is spending his summer s...
08:48, 2019-07-31

US defense chief condemns China's action in Indo-Pacific The head of the US Defense Department criticized China's behavior in the Indo-Pacific, saying it erodes other countries' sovereignty. Patrick Shanaha...
06:08, 2019-06-01

Device to trap plastic waste in Pacific Ocean relaunches SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A floating device designed to catch plastic waste has been redeployed in second attempt to clean up a huge island of trash swirl...
01:48, 2019-06-23

A weird Pacific cycle could make the Arctic warm up even faster The Pacific Decadal Oscillation (PDO) is cyclical, switching from warm to cold phases every 20 years or so. When it switches again it could speed up ...
16:00, 2019-04-09

Look: Deputy dubs runaway bull 'Mud Pie' An Indiana sheriff's office said a deputy responded to a neighborhood to help capture an unusual escaped pet -- a bull....
19:20, 2019-05-16

Deputy is fired a day after filing to run against sheriff KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida deputy was fired a day after filing to run against his boss in a 2020 sheriff’s race. The Orlando Sentinel rep...
16:16, 2019-05-23

Cyber Command picks a deputy What’s wrong with a ‘ghost key’ on encryption — FBI worried about ‘convergence’ of cyber threats...
16:08, 2019-05-30

Can 2 Military Men Survive After They're Dropped Into Shark-Infested Waters? "Sharkwrecked: Crash Landing" sees hosts Paul de Gelder and James Glancy dropped into the Pacific Ocean to face sharks....
22:00, 2019-07-26

These are the four transformations payments providers must undergo to survive digitization This is a preview of a detailed slide deck from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. Click here to learn more....
12:36, 2019-07-02

'It's a dangerous time': can UK and US universities survive funding cuts? The vice-chancellor of the University of California and the University of Bristol’s leader on how universities are threatened by policy and funding c...
09:20, 2019-05-09

Rocket survive furious Warriors rally to even series HOUSTON — James Harden scored 38 points and the Houston Rockets held on for a 112-108 win over the Golden State Warriors on Monday night to even thei...
08:08, 2019-05-07

Trilobites: You Need Vitamin D to Live. How Could This Woman Survive With None in Her Blood? She had a series of bone fractures, but when doctors did blood tests, the supplements she took for treatment were nowhere to be found....
11:44, 2019-04-13

My son finally enters single digits – we just have to survive his party As we battle public transport, tents and bunting, the hottest day of the year turns into one of life’s happiestAn earlier, more miserable, version of...
11:12, 2019-07-14

Can James Bond survive his encounter with the man from health and safety? Surely 007 will be all the greater if, instead of fighting them, he embraces the ministrations of the HSE inspectorsNews that there has been an explo...
18:32, 2019-06-06

Pondering how to survive a zombie apocalypse? Your plan could get you a scholarship Great grades aren't the only way to win scholarships. Artistic talent or an interesting hobby can also open up spigots of potential aid.  ...
11:56, 2019-05-08

German yachtsman inflates trousers to survive 3 hours in sea Knocked overboard in rough seas off New Zealand, a German yachtsman credited his jeans with saving his life after fashioning them into a make-shift l...
16:08, 2019-04-09

Trilobites: How Giant Sea Spiders May Survive in Warming Oceans The strange creatures’ adaptations to the cold of the Antarctic Ocean may also help them as their habitats heat up....
11:28, 2019-04-14

How to Survive Sitting on a Long Flight, According to a Physical Therapist I can never sit comfortably on a flight; I’ve struggled with lower back pain for years. After emerging from a long flight spent in a middle seat, I h...
21:12, 2019-05-31

Jets’ schedule positions them to thrive if they survive early In our last report, we looked at 2019 schedule challenges for the Giants from a market perspective using projected regular-season win totals for thei...
20:12, 2019-08-06

Undying is a haunting game about a mother teaching her son to survive Developer Vanimals is one of the developers that made up the onslaught of indies in the Kinda Funny Games Showcase leading into E3. The company revea...
02:20, 2019-06-11

How Martian microbes could survive in the salty puddles of the Red Planet In extraordinarily salty puddles of water resembling ones you might find on Mars, bacteria can survive getting completely dried out, suggesting that ...
15:56, 2019-06-25

LEVC boss: “We will only survive if we move away from London niche” LEVC has 2000 TX taxis in operation in London Company CEO says it will not launch a low-cost version of the TX, and there are no plans to move prod...
15:52, 2019-07-31

'Biodegradable' plastic bags survive three years in soil and sea Study found bags were still able to carry shopping despite environmental claims Plastic bags that claim to be biodegradable were still intact and abl...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Can a third operating system survive today's smartphone world? The ordeal that Huawei is currently going through with being added to the dreaded "entity list" and barred from doing business with Google (among oth...
17:00, 2019-05-22

Kansas boy very lucky to survive knife impaling his face KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A 15-year-old Kansas boy got a large knife to the face, and doctors say he’s extremely lucky. Jimmy Russell says her s...
23:48, 2019-06-17

Can the Jersey Shore Culture of Springsteen and Snooki Survive? More New Yorkers are visiting the gritty boardwalk towns like Asbury Park and Long Branch. Developers have noticed....
11:36, 2019-08-16