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In visit to hurricane-ravaged Bahamas, UN chief calls for greater action to address climate change

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In visit to hurricane-ravaged Bahamas, UN chief calls for greater action to address climate change

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WHO chief underscores need to address climate change following visit to Bahamas The top UN health official has called for the world to rally around The Bahamas as the country continues to emerge from the devastation caused by Hur...
20:56, 2019-10-02

Prince William calls for climate change action on glacier visit The Duke of Cambridge calls for more education and awareness during a visit to northern Pakistan....
15:12, 2019-10-16

Calls increase for Dems to address climate change at Miami debates MIAMI — Rising sea levels could threaten the very existence of Miami and much of the rest of South Florida, and Democrats are facing calls to confron...
23:20, 2019-06-25

David Attenborough calls Australia's bushfires 'the moment of crisis' to address climate change British naturalist says climate change is an ‘urgent crisis’ that must be solvedSir David Attenborough has said it is “palpable nonsense” to suggest ...
01:00, 2020-01-17

We are ‘doomed’ without action on climate change: UN chief “History cannot accept that my generation will betray our children and grandchildren,” UN chief Antonio Guterres said....
21:12, 2019-12-11

Alec Baldwin calls for action on climate change at UN event Actor Alec Baldwin said Tuesday that his passion about preserving the planet for future generations was sparked by meeting indigenous people who are ...
10:28, 2019-04-24

UN chief calls for ‘enlightened self-interest’ from world leaders to save ‘the whole planet’ from climate change  Concluding a week-long visit to the South Pacific, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres called on the world’s decision-makers to make “e...
16:48, 2019-05-18

UN chief calls for ‘far greater support’ for Cyclone Idai response The world needs to step up support for the survivors of Tropical Cyclone Idai, the UN Secretary-General said on Friday, in a strong personal appeal a...
10:42, 2019-04-09

UN human rights chief ‘hopeful’ Venezuelan authorities are ready to address violations, calls for dialogue “The only way out of this crisis is to come together, in dialogue”: that was the clear message delivered by Michelle Bachelet, the UN human rights ch...
12:20, 2019-07-22

How video games can address climate change Two different game studios took a couple of very different approaches to creating games that can educate people about climate change.Read More...
04:00, 2019-05-13

Canadian children at greater risk of asthma, Lyme disease due to climate change: OPHA There are a number of steps parents can take to protect their children's health amid global warming....
16:16, 2019-08-08

Greens would revamp trade relations to address climate change if elected In a release, the Green party said that increased international trade is a major contributor to greenhouse gas emissions....
20:00, 2019-10-18

NATO chief calls for Gulf calm, ahead of US visit BRUSSELS (AP) — NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg is calling for calm in the Gulf region but says the military alliance has no formal role to p...
14:08, 2019-06-25

Agriculture ministers back national plan to address impact of climate change Federal, state and territory ministers agreed to meet twice a year and adopt Victorian plan to improve adaptations to agricultureAgriculture minister...
04:32, 2019-10-25

Jeff Bezos unveils Amazon’s sweeping plan to address climate change Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos unveiled a sweeping new plan to tackle climate change at an event held on Thursday at the National Press Club in Washington D.C...
18:24, 2019-09-19

Global climate strike: Thousands join Australian rallies as protesters around world demand action on climate change Incredible images show tens of thousands of protesters gathering in Australia as what could be the largest climate protest in history gets under way ...
09:00, 2019-09-20

Climate action: Can we change the climate from the grassroots up? The past couple of years will likely go down in history as the ones when climate change really hit. Maybe also, however, as the ones in which people ...
14:32, 2019-06-13

A signal of climate change: Hurricane Dorian stalls in Bahamas, causing total destruction Hurricane Dorian is at a standstill as it pounds the Bahamas, raising concerns about climate change impact on more intense and slow moving storms....
21:04, 2019-09-03

In The Bahamas, Guterres sees impact of ‘Category Hell’ hurricane, ‘powered by climate change’  The UN chief saw for himself the deadly power of Hurricane Dorian on the shattered islands of Abaco and Grand Bahama on Saturday, describing it as mo...
01:28, 2019-09-15

In The Bahamas, Guterres sees impact of ‘Category Hell’ hurricane, ‘powered by climate change’ The UN chief saw for himself the deadly power of Hurricane Dorian on the shattered islands of Abaco and Grand Bahama on Saturday, describing it as mo...
11:20, 2019-09-30

A signal of climate change: Hurricane Dorian stalls over Bahamas, causing massive destruction Hurricane Dorian is at a standstill as it pounds the Bahamas, raising concerns about the role of climate change in more intense and slower-moving sto...
22:24, 2019-09-03

Voices of young climate action activists ‘give me hope’ says UN chief In the wake of Friday’s demonstrations by schoolchildren across the world against climate change inaction, the UN Secretary-General has said he under...
10:43, 2019-04-09

Climate strike at Queen’s calls for university to take immediate action Kingston activists call on Queen's University to take immediate action in the fight against climate change...
00:52, 2019-09-28

Trudeau pitches climate change plan during Arctic visit The Liberal pitch was made in a region more affected by global warming than the rest of Canada....
23:00, 2019-10-08

Failing to agree on climate action would ‘not only be immoral’ but ‘suicidal’, UN chief tells COP24 With roadblocks continuing at the COP24 climate change conference over how to implement the  historic 2015 Paris Agreement, United Nations chief Antó...
10:43, 2019-04-09

UN chief: Climate change near 'point of no return' Antonio Guterres has taken the world's major economies to task for not "pulling their weight" to reduce emissions. Ahead of the COP25 climate summit,...
20:20, 2019-12-01

Greta Thunberg calls for climate action in Canada's oil heartland Thunberg's speech to thousands of protesters was punctuated by a counter-rally organized by a pro-oil group. Thunberg's visit comes days before an el...
06:16, 2019-10-19

Merkel’s New Year’s Speech Calls for Action on Climate and Tolerance The German chancellor, in her 15th such address, expressed optimism about the coming decade despite large challenges ahead....
20:16, 2019-12-31

Meet the athletes taking action on climate change Basketball, ice climbing, swimming and surfing — professional athletes are using their popularity to shed light on climate change and encourage other...
16:21, 2019-05-17

Chile wants more ambitious action at U.N. climate change conference Chile will urge countries at the United Nations climate change conference in Santiago at the end of the year to adopt more ambitious commitments to d...
10:42, 2019-04-09

UK is going backwards on climate change action, advisers warn The Committee on Committee Climate Change says UK is not preparing adequately for global warming impacts or meeting the challenge of its carbon emiss...
01:32, 2019-07-10

'Triple whammy' threatens UN action on climate change Efforts by Saudi Arabia, the EU and Japan are seen as part of a backlash against UN climate action....
08:44, 2019-06-26

Thousands rally in Saskatchewan for action on climate change Thousands of people across the province joined a global climate protest saying more needs to be done to combat climate change....
14:36, 2019-09-30

Thousands rally in Sask. for action on climate change Thousands of people across the province joined a global climate protest saying more needs to be done to combat climate change....
02:56, 2019-09-28

William and Kate to see effects of climate change in Pakistan glacier visit The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are to visit a glacier on the third day of their royal tour to Pakistan....
07:56, 2019-10-16

Greta Thunberg’s Alberta visit igniting further discussion on climate change Richard Knack, Lisa Budney and Abigail Thomas all agree on one thing: Greta Thunberg is driving forward the global climate change discussion....
04:56, 2019-10-19

Exclusive: U.N. chief calls on EU to raise 2030 climate goal to 55% U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called on the European Union to aim for a 55% cut in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030, far more than the ...
18:12, 2019-06-15

CEMA chief says Calgary already planning for climate change With Calgary's existing plans for climate change, there's no need to declare a climate emergency, CEMA chief Tom Sampson said....
01:04, 2019-10-10

U.N. chief warns of ‘point of no return’ on climate change He said the impact of rising temperatures — including more extreme weather — is already being felt around the world....
17:08, 2019-12-01

'Let's do it now': Greta Thunberg crosses Atlantic and calls for urgent climate action Climate activist, 16, receives cheers as she steps off boatThunberg says: ‘Let’s not wait any longer. Let’s do it now’Live updates: Greta Thunberg re...
23:00, 2019-08-28

Major states snub calls for climate action as U.N. summit wraps up A handful of major states resisted pressure on Sunday to ramp up efforts to combat global warming as a U.N. climate summit ground to a delayed close,...
14:36, 2019-12-15

SUVs outselling electric cars 37 to 1 as climate group calls for action News 9 Dec, 2019 Sales of both vehicle types have grown, but 1.8 million SUVs were sold over the last four years compared with 47,000 EVs...
13:20, 2019-12-09

Mont Blanc glacier at risk of collapse, PM calls for climate action Part of a glacier on Mont Blanc, Europe's highest mountain, is at risk of collapse, prompting Italian authorities to close roads and evacuate Alpine ...
13:48, 2019-09-25

Canadians want more action on climate change, but are worried about ‘economic hardship’ Canadians say the country needs to be doing more to address the urgent threat of climate change. But 58 per cent of respondents believing the solutio...
15:20, 2019-12-30

Canadians want more action climate change, but are worried about ‘economic hardship’ Canadians say the country needs to be doing more to address the urgent threat of climate change. But 58 per cent of respondents believing the solutio...
13:32, 2019-12-30

Google employees call for corporate climate change action SAN FRANCISCO — Google employees are demanding the company issue a climate plan that commits it to zero emissions by 2030. An online petition posted ...
21:00, 2019-11-05

Crowds of Edmonton students march for climate change action On Friday afternoon, students from schools across Edmonton swarmed downtown streets and marched for government action on climate change....
22:28, 2019-05-03

General election 2019: Who is strongest on climate change action? The 'Climate Election' has seen an almost daily bidding war on who will plant the most trees, insulate homes the fastest and produce the most green e...
19:16, 2019-11-25

Amazon's Jeff Bezos promises climate-change action The chief executive says Amazon will buy thousands of electric vehicles and become carbon neutral by 2040....
19:08, 2019-09-19

Students in New Brunswick to demand action on climate change in rally Students all around the world are going to be leaving on Friday to demand action on climate change. The protest is part of an international movement ...
23:36, 2019-09-26

Video Game Companies Vow Action On Climate Change, But Critics Say They Need To Do More Within a couple generations, after climate change has more visibly ravaged the Earth, the easiest way for humanity to interact with lush forests and ...
00:08, 2019-09-25

Global Action on Climate Change Blocked By Political Disruptions On Sept. 20, millions of young people around the world took to streets demanding bold action on climate change. When world leaders gathered at the Un...
14:40, 2019-09-25

‘Another world is possible’: Students rally for climate change action in Germany It comes a day after European Union leaders failed to agree a plan to make the bloc's economy carbon neutral by 2050....
17:00, 2019-06-21

Fiji calls for urgent action on climate crisis as second cyclone hits in three weeks Cyclone Tino bore down on Fiji’s second-largest island on Friday, causing warnings of flooding and heavy rainThe Fijian government has called for str...
07:16, 2020-01-17

Climate change: Asia 'coal addiction' must end, UN chief warns António Guterres says Asian countries must use greener energy sources to tackle the climate crisis....
20:32, 2019-11-02

New Zealand youth ‘in frontline’ of fight against climate change: UN chief Speaking to young Māoris and people of the Pacific Islands in New Zealand on Monday, UN Secretary-General António Guterres expressed his gratitude fo...
03:44, 2019-05-13

Don't overwhelm citizens on climate change, says European Parliament chief Inundating citizens about the climate crisis is "as bad as doing nothing," European Parliament President David Sassoli has warned. He believes shamin...
13:20, 2019-12-26

Antibiotic resistance as big a threat as climate change – chief medic Dame Sally Davies calls for Extinction Rebellion-style campaign to raise awarenessProtests against climate change should be extended to the other gre...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Bank of England chief issues climate change warning Mark Carney said the financial sector had begun to curb investment in fossil fuels. but slowly....
12:24, 2019-12-30

Political will to fight climate change is fading, warns UN chief UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres urges world leaders to follow science advice on climate change....
13:48, 2019-05-12

Faster pace of climate change is 'scary', former chief scientist says The UK should advance its climate targets by 10 years, says the UK’s former chief scientist....
03:00, 2019-09-16

Fredericton students, residents protest for government action on climate change To get the government's attention, the Global Strike for Future has organized 611 strikes in 70 countries around the world....
23:32, 2019-05-10

Exclusive: Investors with $34 trillion demand urgent climate change action Investors managing more than $34 trillion in assets, nearly half the world's invested capital, are demanding urgent action from governments on climat...
02:08, 2019-06-26

From clothes to kids, young activists’ pledge for climate change action Vowing to not have children and making fashion choices that make a statement – young people concerned about climate change say actions speak louder t...
01:32, 2019-09-26

Protesters target Amazon in France calling for action on climate change Several hundred environmental activists protested outside Amazon's headquarters in Paris and at two of its regional distribution centers in France on...
15:16, 2019-07-02

Calgary students march through downtown in rally for action on climate change Students joined others in the Fridays For Future rallies at Calgary's City Hall, outside the University of Calgary and outside St. Mary's High School...
00:32, 2019-09-28

Major states resist calls for bolder action as U.N. climate summit grinds to close A U.N. climate summit ground toward a delayed close on Sunday with major economies reluctant to issue a bold new call for action to combat global war...
13:20, 2019-12-15

Glacier on famed Mont Blanc in danger of collapse, prompts calls for climate action Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte, speaking on Wednesday at the UN General Assembly, said “news that a glacier on the Mont Blanc risks collapsing...
17:04, 2019-09-25

Global effort to stop climate change ‘utterly inadequate,’ UN chief says Speaking before the start Monday of a two-week international climate conference in the Spanish capital, Guterres said that ``our war against nature m...
14:44, 2019-12-01

‘Do everything in your power to tackle climate change’ UN chief urges on Mother Earth Day Marking International Mother Earth Day, the UN on Monday debated how best to build “an equitable and sustainable future” for all, through enhanced ed...
20:04, 2019-04-22

Former Exxon chief Rex Tillerson to testify in climate change fraud trial Former Exxon Mobil Corp Chief Executive Rex Tillerson is expected to take the stand on Wednesday in a closely watched civil lawsuit accusing the comp...
12:04, 2019-10-30

UN chief warns world is approaching ‘point of no return’ on climate change MADRID — UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Sunday that the world’s efforts to stop climate change have been “utterly inadequate” so far and ...
19:28, 2019-12-02

Climate change: UN chief Guterres decries 'fading' global efforts Political efforts to cool climate change are "fading" as things get worse, Antonio Guterres warned. He's visiting New Zealand en route to South Pacif...
16:48, 2019-05-12

Former Exxon chief Rex Tillerson testifies in climate change fraud trial Former Exxon Mobil Corp Chief Executive Rex Tillerson took the witness stand in Manhattan state court on Wednesday to testify in a closely watched ci...
14:52, 2019-10-30

Coal addiction ‘must be overcome’ to ease climate change, UN chief says in Bangkok In Thailand for the ASEAN Summit, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres visited a climate mitigation project in Bangkok's new Centenary P...
17:28, 2019-11-02

UN summits urge ‘ambition and action’ on climate change, sustainable development: Guterres There are five key United Nations summits taking place next week to spur action on the climate crisis and other global concerns, which will showcase ...
20:24, 2019-09-18

London police arrest 21 climate change protesters as mass action starts Police have so far arrested 21 climate activists, they said on Monday, at the start of two weeks of planned peaceful civil disobedience in London tha...
12:00, 2019-10-07

UN summits to urge ‘ambition and action’ on climate change, sustainable development: Guterres There are five key United Nations summits taking place next week to spur action on the climate crisis and other global concerns, which will showcase ...
00:08, 2019-09-19

U.S. commodities regulator sees market risk from climate change, urges action A top U.S. commodities regulator said on Wednesday climate change poses a major market risk and urged federal government action to address it, puttin...
20:00, 2019-06-12

Young Quebecers’ novel lawsuit seeks to force federal action on climate change The class action would be on behalf of Quebec youth, whom lawyers argue are being deprived of a right to a healthy environment....
03:00, 2019-06-07

Over 4,200 Amazon Workers Push for Climate Change Action, Including Cutting Some Ties to Big Oil They say Amazon should stop offering custom cloud computing services that help the oil and gas industry explore for and extract more fossil fuels....
20:56, 2019-04-11

Thousands of activists block London roads to demand action on climate change Thousands of environmental activists paralyzed parts of central London on Monday by blocking Marble Arch, Oxford Circus and Waterloo Bridge in a bid ...
15:08, 2019-04-15

Edmonton students rallying for action on climate change converge on Alberta legislature Students in Edmonton are among the thousands of Canadians expected to participate in a massive climate-change protest on Friday....
20:52, 2019-09-27

Brazil's Bolsonaro fires 'militant' head of climate change action group Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro fired the head of a government-backed climate forum, after the group organized states to work around the right-win...
22:56, 2019-05-10

Vancouver teens stage ‘funeral for our future’ calling for climate change action The Sustainabiliteens protested the inaction of world leaders at the end of a two-week United Nations climate change conference in Madrid....
01:28, 2019-12-15

Alberta wildfires are ‘climate change in action,’ scientist says as summer heat looms Extreme high temperatures combined with dry conditions increased the likelihood of wildfire ignition and spread, one report says....
17:56, 2019-06-09

Amidst ‘high political tension’, UN chief appeals to G20 leaders for stronger commitment to climate action, economic cooperation  The annual G20 summit of leaders from the largest and fastest-growing economies, got underway on Friday in Osaka, Japan, against a backdrop of what U...
17:20, 2019-06-28

Friday's Daily Brief: World youth call for climate action and peace, record food needs met in Yemen, exclusive sit down with UN chief A recap of Friday’s top stories: Climate emergency threatening peace progress; Guterres urges States bring concrete answers to GA; Migrant shooting i...
00:28, 2019-09-21

Pete Buttigieg Calls Climate Change ‘a Kind of Sin’ CNN hosts 10 Democratic presidential candidates as they discuss their plans for tackling global warming....
09:40, 2019-09-05

Britain calls for climate change focus at IMF meeting British finance minister Philip Hammond said on Thursday he would urge fellow international policymakers to find ways to achieve sustainable economic...
17:00, 2019-04-11

UN human rights chief ‘alarmed’ by detention of child migrants, climate change ``We are burning up our future -- literally,'' Bachelet said. ``The world has never seen a threat to human rights of this scope. This is not a situat...
14:04, 2019-09-09

Bank of England chief Mark Carney issues climate change warning The world will face irreversible heating unless firms shift priorities, Mark Carney tells the BBC....
04:08, 2019-12-30

UN Chief warns countries that the 'point of no return' on climate change is fast approaching JEWEL SAMAD/AFP via Getty Images UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres slammed lawmakers across the world for inaction on environmental policy and wa...
01:24, 2019-12-02

‘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

Judge rejects young Quebecers’ lawsuit seeking federal action on climate change Superior Court Justice Gary Morrison delivered his ruling Thursday, emphasizing that the cause of environmental protection was of undoubted importanc...
23:08, 2019-07-16

Extinction Rebellion N.S. members on hunger strike to urge action on climate change crisis “As we lose agricultural crops and land to storms, flooding, desertification, soil depletion and other climate crisis impacts, food will become incre...
01:16, 2019-10-16

Billie Eilish praised Greta Thunberg for 'paving the way' on climate change, and called for more action 'so we don't all die' Reuters/Mike Blake; Reuters/Massimo Pinca Billie Eilish expressed her support for climate activist Greta Thunberg, saying she is "paving the way" for...
15:36, 2019-12-17

William and Kate follow in Diana's footsteps as they visit Pakistan glacier to see effects of climate change The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge followed in Diana's footsteps today as they donned traditional Pakistani dress for a visit to a glacier to learn ab...
10:48, 2019-10-16

Calls increase for Democrats to face climate change in Miami MIAMI (AP) — Rising sea levels could threaten the very existence of Miami and much of the rest of south Florida, and Democrats are facing calls to co...
17:20, 2019-06-25

Fiji PM calls for Australia to 'unite behind the science' of climate change Fiji Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama called on Monday on Australia to "unite behind the science" and be far more ambitious in reducing greenhouse ga...
13:20, 2019-09-16

Campaigners back calls for all Brits to combat climate change Health campaigners today backed calls for Britons to make changes to their everyday lives as part of the national effort to tackle climate change....
14:00, 2019-05-02

Climate change: Bafta calls for more environment plot lines on TV New research by Bafta found references to "climate change" lag far behind "beer" or "sex" in UK TV shows....
06:28, 2019-05-15

Children step up global calls to fight climate change Thousands of young activists in Australia and New Zealand launched a global protest on Friday demanding that politicians and business leaders move sw...
06:20, 2019-05-24

‘Climate change is the battle of my life’, UN chief tells students living on the frontline in Fiji The UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres saw the frontline of “the battle against climate change” for himself on Thursday, by taking to the tropical...
22:24, 2019-05-16

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

Former NSW fire chief says Coalition 'fundamentally doesn't like talking about climate change' – politics live ‘Do we simply get gagged?,’ asks Greg Mullins as NSW and Queensland bushfires rage on. All the day’s events, live 12.17am GMT Greg Mullins continued:...
01:36, 2019-11-14

Noon hour rally kicks off week long climate change action plan in Halifax The rally was organized by a cross-section of faith leaders to draw attention to the climate crisis and encourage people to rise up....
22:48, 2019-09-20

'We're losing the race': UN secretary general calls climate change an 'emergency' António Guterres cites ‘fantastic leadership’ of young activists and is counting on public pressure to compel governments to honor the 2015 Paris Agr...
14:24, 2019-09-18

It’s a ‘failure of leadership’: Calls for changes to Canada’s climate change funding model Municipalities, insurers and academics are calling on the federal government to change the way it funds climate change disaster prevention....
12:12, 2019-06-10

Macron Calls Climate Change a ‘Red Line’ Issue at G20, Rebuking Trump President Emmanuel Macron of France said that he would not sign any Group of 20 joint statement unless it dealt with climate change, in a barb at Pre...
22:36, 2019-06-26

Ocasio-Cortez calls Joe Biden’s climate change plan a ‘dealbreaker’ Joe Biden’s reported plan to deal with climate change is a “dealbreaker” for Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. The New York Democrat, ...
19:08, 2019-05-11

Conflict, climate change among factors that increase ‘desperation that enables human trafficking to flourish’, says UN chief To mark the World Day Against Trafficking in Persons, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has stressed that “human trafficking is a hei...
15:52, 2019-07-30

Countries Are Falling Far Short on Action to Tackle Climate Change As Fossil Fuel Use Increases, Says Energy Report Countries’ plans to tackle climate change fall far short of what’s necessary to prevent temperatures from rising to an unsafe level that ...
21:12, 2019-11-13

Extinction Rebellion London protests LIVE: More than 500 arrests as climate change activists continue mass action More than 500 people have been arrested as Extinction Rebellion protesters cause a second day of disruption in London....
19:40, 2019-10-08

Climate change: ‘A moral, ethical and economic imperative’ to slow global warming say UN leaders, calling for more action It is nothing less than a “moral, ethical and economic imperative” to take more action to mitigate the existential threat posed by climate change, sa...
23:36, 2019-05-09

German central banker pushes back on calls for ECB to fight climate change Bundesbank chief Jens Weidmann on Thursday batted back calls for the European Central Bank to take a bigger role in protecting the environment, sayin...
21:04, 2019-11-28

Scheer calls Trudeau a ‘high-carbon hypocrite’ who is using climate change as a distraction Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer says he will support a Liberal motion declaring climate change a national emergency if the Liberals agree to amend ...
23:16, 2019-05-15

Mothers Rise Up march: Thousands of families to take to London's streets to demand urgent action on climate change A mother whose daughter died from an asthma attack believed to be linked to air pollution will join thousands of families with young children in a ra...
21:08, 2019-05-11

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

Extinction Rebellion London protests LIVE: Climate change group launches legal action against Met Police as more than 1,600 arrests confirmed Extinction Rebellion has launched legal action against the Met Police over the "ban" on its "autumn uprising" protests in London....
12:48, 2019-10-16

Trump urges greater Japanese investment in U.S. during state visit to Tokyo Trump also promoted the U.S. under his leadership, saying “there’s never been a better time” to invest or do business in America, and he urged corpor...
15:48, 2019-05-25

Interior's Bernhardt rejects Democratic calls to stop drilling because of climate change, species extinction Interior Secretary David Bernhardt rejected calls from House Democrats on Tuesday to reconsider the agency's efforts to expand oil and gas drilling i...
00:20, 2019-05-08

Climate change could end human race, most Brits say in poll, as major report calls for zero emissions by 2050 A majority of Britons believe climate change could end the human race, according to a new poll released after weeks of high profile protests in the c...
10:00, 2019-05-02

Exxon's lawyer calls lawsuit a 'cruel joke' as climate change fraud trial ends Lawyers for New York state and Exxon Mobil Corp delivered closing arguments in a closely watched trial accusing the oil company of hiding from invest...
19:28, 2019-11-07

Monday’s Daily Brief: Suicide death every 40 seconds, rights chief on climate change link, Venezuela, Dorian updates, desertification summit latest A recap of Monday’s top stories: Someone dies by suicide every 40 seconds says new report; UN rights chief highlights climate change threat, and “dev...
00:44, 2019-09-10

Ramp up nuclear power to beat climate change, says UN nuclear chief Without significantly increasing the use of nuclear power worldwide, it will be difficult to achieve the goal of reducing harmful emissions and fight...
21:40, 2019-10-07

Harry and Meghan call for climate change action as they warn of 'ticking clock to protect our planet' The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have called for climate change actionm insisting "every choice, every footprint, every action makes a difference"....
16:12, 2019-07-01

Monday’s Daily Brief: UN chief talks climate action at G7, WFP official visits camp in Central African Republic, Deadly violence at Lesvos migrant centre, Security Council meets on AU-UN Darfur mission A recap of Monday’s stories: UN chief urges more action from G7 leaders to tackle ‘climate emergency’; WFP official visits camp for displaced in Cent...
00:28, 2019-08-27

Mediterranean migrant drownings should spur greater action by European countries, urge UN agencies A spate of migrant shipwrecks and rescues in the Mediterranean Sea in recent days is evidence that urgent action is required from European States to ...
15:47, 2019-04-09

Donald Trump calls Duchess of Sussex ‘nasty’ ahead of U.K. visit, calls Boris Johnson ‘excellent’ Donald Trump was responding to remarks that the Duchess made in 2016, when she said she'd move to Canada if he was elected president....
04:04, 2019-06-01

Microsoft's chief environment officer: tech isn't the silver bullet but it's part of the climate change solution Lucas Joppa leads Microsoft's sustainability efforts as the company's first chief environmental officer...
10:52, 2019-11-02

Want to help the Bahamas recover from Hurricane Dorian? Visit its popular islands The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation is urging people to help the group of islands recover as a whole by continuing to visit the other islands....
22:28, 2019-09-11

'Please come and visit:' Unscathed Bahamas islands need visitors to aid hurricane recovery The most important thing the world can do to help the Bahamas after Hurricane Dorian is pay the island nation a visit.      ...
14:52, 2019-10-03

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07:12, 2019-09-20

NATO chief says alliance must prepare ‘to address the rise of China' China’s efforts to establish economic and even military influence far beyond its borders are pushing NATO to develop new plays for the Indo-Pacific, ...
00:52, 2019-08-08

‘Address root causes’ of instability in Mali through ‘aid and support’ urges UN chief Appearing before the Security Council on Friday, UN Secretary-General António Guterres said that the only way to prevent increased violence and insta...
10:40, 2019-04-09

Hong Kong chief Carrie Lam to address protesters in person Move follows concession in private that extradition bill at centre of protests is deadHong Kong’s embattled chief executive is expected to offer an a...
10:16, 2019-06-18

Address-change fraud safeguards Dear John: Would you believe the post office has no safeguards in place for change-of-address requests? My postmaster in New York said anyone making ...
05:00, 2019-10-06

How to change the email address associated with your Xbox One Ben Gilbert / Tech Insider You can change the email on your Xbox One console in a few steps. You can have multiple email addresses affiliated with yo...
21:24, 2020-01-07

Neil Gaiman forced to address the live-action Coraline remake that Twitter just made up The year is 2009. You’ve just walked out of the theater from watching Coraline for the first time. You’re scared shitless. The year is 2019. It is ha...
22:41, 2019-07-17

Mexico calls for regional development to address immigration MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico President Andrés Manuel López Obrador says U.S. support for economic development in Mexico and Central America is the best ...
17:08, 2019-05-20

U.S. working to take in Bahamas storm victims - acting border chief Acting Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection Mark Morgan on Monday said the country is expediting its immigration processes and deployin...
21:08, 2019-09-09

How to change the email address on your PS4 account in 2 different ways Shutterstock It's easy to change your email on a PS4 on the console or through the PlayStation website. You may want to change the email associated w...
23:48, 2019-11-19

How to change your primary address on PayPal in 3 steps Shutterstock You can change your primary address on PayPal if you move to a new destination or want an item you purchased to be sent somewhere else. ...
16:04, 2019-11-05

EPA chief says agency working to address biofuels industry concerns over blending mandates: source U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Andrew Wheeler told a biofuels company in a phone call on Thursday that the agency is working to a...
23:00, 2019-12-05

How to change your YouTube email address through your Google account Shutterstock You may not be able to change your YouTube email if you're using a Gmail address. Your YouTube email is linked to your Google account em...
21:40, 2019-09-30

‘The best-selling brand today is fear’: UN chief highlights urgent need to address global ‘deficit of trust’ Warning against the dangers of widespread fear and mistrust in our planet, the United Nations Secretary-General, António Guterres, told journalists o...
16:12, 2019-04-09

‘It goes to the root of the problem’: Mexico calls for regional development to address immigration A U.N. commission on Monday presented a roadmap to boost economic development in three Central American nations whose poverty and violence now pushes...
05:24, 2019-05-21

Tropical Storm Humberto lashes Bahamas, U.N. chief views devastation from Dorian Tropical Storm Humberto lashed already devastated parts of the Bahamas with heavy rain and strong winds before crawling northwest on Saturday, and fo...
23:44, 2019-09-14

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

Teen climate activist to urge climate action on Capitol Hill Swedish teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg will join other youth leaders to urge U.S. lawmakers to support “transformative climate action...
14:20, 2019-09-17

Chrissy Teigen Accidentally Posted Her Email Address and Got Swarmed With FaceTime Calls Whoops! Chrissy Teigen won't make that mistake again. The 33-year-old star accidentally shared her email address on social media and received FaceTi...
16:20, 2019-09-18

Toronto’s board of health calls for improvements to address TTC subway system’s air quality The independent study commissioned in 2017 found elevated levels of fine particulate matter air pollution (PM2.5) and high levels of some metal compo...
21:08, 2020-01-06

U.N. climate chief says exploring options for hosting climate talks after Chile withdraws The United Nation's climate chief said the secretariat is exploring a range of options for hosting this year's round of climate talks in December aft...
17:16, 2019-10-30

Donald Trump Fourth of July speech: President calls for unity as he gives Independence Day address Donald Trump called on Americans to come together in a show of national pride as he delivered his Fourth of July "Salute to America" speech....
04:24, 2019-07-05

Iran’s supreme leader calls Trump a ‘clown’ in rare address at weekly prayers For the first time in eight years, Iran's top leader joined weekly prayers, dismissing “American clowns” who want to stick their “poisoned dagger” in...
14:00, 2020-01-17

‘You Go to the Mat and Fight.’ Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Address Elizabeth Warren’s Break-Up Calls in Leaked Audio Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg sought to rally employees amid a litany of challenges the social media company has faced over the past year and a half, ...
19:00, 2019-10-01

UN climate talks failing to address urgency of crisis, says top scientist COP25 in Madrid criticised for focusing on details instead of agreeing deep cuts to emissionsUrgent UN talks on tackling the climate emergency are st...
20:24, 2019-12-08

No Senate action on Turkey sanctions during Erdogan’s U.S. visit A key Senate panel won't take up bipartisan legislation sanctioning Turkey for its invasion of northern Syria until after Turkish President Recep Tay...
22:24, 2019-11-06

UN counterterrorism chief invited by China to visit BEIJING (AP) — China says the U.N. counterterrorism chief is visiting this week at its invitation. Foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang on Friday c...
13:16, 2019-06-14

Climate Change Is Accelerating, Bringing World ‘Dangerously Close’ to Irreversible Change The acceleration climate change's effects have brought the world “dangerously close” to abrupt and irreversible changes, scientists warned....
21:56, 2019-12-04

Kids can help skeptical parents change mind on climate change: study A study released this week by North Carolina State University showed the sway kids can have over adults in the contentious debate over climate change...
21:00, 2019-05-08

Kids can make sceptical parents change their minds on climate change A special curriculum for kids helped them persuade their parents to see climate change as a threat, and it had the most effect on conservative parent...
19:16, 2019-05-06

London climate change rally: ‘Those that have the power to facilitate change putter in idle complacency’ Around 100 Londoners gathered in front of city hall Friday afternoon for the third time this year to demand immediate action to address climate chang...
01:12, 2019-11-30

Wild geese change routes to cope with climate change Migratory patterns have changed in the last 25 years according to a new study by Scots researchers....
13:44, 2019-09-03

Climate change: Antarctic Peninsula 'can still avoid irreversible change' A panel of Antarctic experts stresses the importance of keeping global temperature rise below 1.5C....
14:56, 2019-07-02

Climate change: 'No brainer' fuel change to cut transport carbon MPs say the simple step of adding more ethanol to the UK's fuel mix would be same as taking 700,000 cars off the roads....
03:36, 2019-07-17

Leading Democrats address climate crisis at CNN town hall debate – live Democratic 2020 contenders gather for special event focused on climate change – follow all the latest developments liveSign up to the US briefing and...
03:28, 2019-09-05

Leading Democrats to address climate crisis at CNN town hall debate – live Democratic 2020 contenders gather for special event focused on climate change – follow all the latest developments liveSign up to the US briefing and...
01:04, 2019-09-05

Greta Thunberg: young activists will push leaders to address climate crisis ‘Leaders know that more eyes are on them, much more pressure is on them,’ says Swedish activist in Guardian interviewUnprecedented pressure exerted b...
14:32, 2019-08-29

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: World Breastfeeding Week kickoff, Second Ebola death on DR Congo’s eastern border, UN chief lauds climate activist Thunberg, Afghan bus attack, and outgoing UN agriculture chief hands over reigns Our main stories today cover:  World Breastfeeding Week kickoff, Ebola on DR Congo side of Rwandan border, 15-year-old Greta Thunberg to said to UN c...
01:36, 2019-08-01

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: World Breastfeeding Week kickoff, Second Ebola death on DR Congo’s eastern border, UN chief lauds climate activist Thunberg, Afghan bus attack, and outgoing UN agriculture chief hands over reigns Our main stories today cover: World Breastfeeding Week kickoff, Ebola on DR Congo side of Rwandan border, 15-year-old Greta Thunberg to said to UN cl...
11:08, 2019-09-30

Australia is the world's biggest coal exporter. Its prime minister says he won't change that, despite the link between fires and climate change. Rohan Thomson/Saeed Khan/Getty In the last five months, bushfires have razed an estimated 25.5 million acres in Australia. That's an area larger than...
14:32, 2020-01-10

Anger boils over Xinjiang visit by UN counterterrorism chief A visit by the UN's counterterrorism head to the Xinjiang lends credibility to the view that Uighurs pose a threat to China, the US and rights groups...
02:00, 2019-06-15

UN human rights chief makes first visit to Venezuela CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The United Nations’ top human rights official is visiting Venezuela amid heightened international pressure on Preside...
22:24, 2019-06-19

Climate change: The COP25 talks trying to change the world As the UN has its annual climate change conference, we look at what it's for and if it ever makes a difference....
09:52, 2019-12-03

Climate change: British Airways reviews 'fuel-tankering' over climate concerns A British Airways insider has revealed airlines deliberately fill planes with extra fuel to cut costs....
12:48, 2019-11-11

Calgary climate activists board buses for Edmonton climate change rally Dozens of climate change activists boarded two buses at Calgary's North Hill Centre on Friday for a three hour ride to join Swedish activist Greta Th...
20:00, 2019-10-18

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

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

‘Climate change is a serious issue’: What young people are looking for in federal climate policies Three politically active students from the University of Victoria (UVic) shared their thoughts on climate change policies....
19:16, 2019-10-04

Billie Eilish and Woody Harrelson teamed up to speak out on climate change: 'We are in a climate emergency' Billie Eilish/YouTube Woody Harrelson and Billie Eilish teamed up to speak out against climate change in a new video. The actor and the "Bad Guy" s...
23:16, 2019-09-29

Fox & Friends Go From Mocking Climate Strike to Covering Effects of Climate Change Without Hint of Irony Sorry to all you people attending the global climate strike today, but you are protesting over absolutely nothing—especially not the massive rains an...
16:44, 2019-09-20

UN human rights chief Bachelet to visit Venezuela next week GENEVA (AP) — The United Nations’ top human rights official has scheduled a trip to Venezuela next week featuring meetings with President Nicol...
17:56, 2019-06-14

NATO chief to visit Macron after 'brain death' comments President Macron's very public questioning of the military alliance has left France feeling isolated. NATO head Jens Stoltenberg will now seek clarif...
17:12, 2019-11-19

Defense chief’s border visit will highlight Trump priority WASHINGTON (AP) — The acting head of the Pentagon, Patrick Shanahan, is making his second trip to the U.S.-Mexican border to highlight what the Trump...
13:12, 2019-05-11

UN chief and senior officials show solidarity with DR Congo during three-day visit United Nations chief António Guterres and senior members of the UN, have embarked on a three-day visit to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), whe...
18:12, 2019-08-31

Climate strike: global climate change protest kicks off in Australia and Pacific – live updates On Friday 20 September, millions of people led by Greta Thunberg and students from Sydney to Delhi, Melbourne to London and New York, will march for ...
01:40, 2019-09-20

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

Global climate strike: tens of thousands join climate change protest across Australia – live updates On Friday 20 September millions of people led by Greta Thunberg and students from Sydney to Delhi and Melbourne to London and New York will march for...
06:24, 2019-09-20

Global climate strike: Greta Thunberg and school students lead climate change protest – live updates On Friday 20 September millions of people from Sydney to Delhi and Melbourne to London and New York will march for urgent action on climate change. F...
07:12, 2019-09-20

‘Best way to fight climate change is to go to school,’ Quebec education minister tells students taking part in climate march Quebec Education Minister Jean-François Roberge is insisting that the best way for students to fight the climate crisis is to simply stay in school....
19:28, 2019-09-18

Climate solutions: Technologies to slow climate change Burning fossil fuels to meet rising energy demand has pushed carbon dioxide emissions to a record high. Can innovation save us from global warming?...
10:56, 2019-12-31

COMMENTARY: Is climate change changing the political climate? Look at the climate change plans of the Greens and the NDP, because they show what could be on the negotiating table in a minority government, Nathal...
13:08, 2019-09-27

Treat climate crisis with ‘greatest urgency’, Bahamas leader tells UN Assembly Hurricane Dorian, one of the most destructive Atlantic storms ever recorded, “is a generational tragedy” for The Bahamas, Prime Minister Hubert Minni...
21:48, 2019-09-27

Without action, WMO chief sees temperatures rising 3-5C this century The head of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) said on Tuesday that global temperatures could rise by 3-5 degrees Celsius above pre-industri...
11:16, 2019-11-26

Take action on air pollution to save lives, and the planet, urges UN chief In a message to mark World Environment Day, celebrated on Wednesday, UN Secretary-General António Guterres has emphasized the link between worsening ...
22:12, 2019-06-04

Parliamentarians directly called to take action on global issues by UN chief Addressing parliament elected officials from around the world gathered at United Nations Headquarters in New York on Thursday for an annual hearing, ...
10:43, 2019-04-09

‘We all must step up’ collective action on disability inclusion – UN deputy chief The international community has agreed truly ground-breaking frameworks to advance the rights of persons with disabilities, including in the context ...
19:16, 2019-12-07

Sen. Durbin to acting FDA chief: take 'decisive' action on vaping or resign Senate Minority Whip Dick Durbin threatened acting FDA Commissioner Ned Sharpless to take "decisive action" to curb teen vaping, such as banning flav...
00:32, 2019-09-07

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

UN chief urges action following execution, abduction of civilians in Nigeria Those responsible for the recent execution and abduction of civilians in northeastern Nigeria must be held accountable, the UN Secretary-General has ...
21:56, 2019-12-24

Step up action to protect the planet during wartime: UN environment chief Greater action is needed to protect the environment during wartime if the world is to realize the goal of a more sustainable future for all people an...
18:16, 2019-11-06

NATO chief urges action if Russia drops INF treaty NATO's leader has warned that Europe's security could be compromised by Russia's decision to exit a Cold War-era treaty. Russia has accused the US an...
01:32, 2019-06-27

How to find your Xbox One's IP address or set up a static IP address on the console Shutterstock You can easily find your Xbox One's IP address by heading to your console's settings. You can also set a static IP address on your Xbox ...
16:04, 2020-01-03

Telemedicine could change the way you visit your doctor. Are we ready? Think of it as the 21st century version of the doctor's house call. Telemedicine, which allows your doctor to visit, diagnose and treat you virtually...
18:00, 2020-01-09

UN chief urges action to make Earth carbon neutral by 2050 UNITED NATIONS (AP) — World leader after world leader told the United Nations on Monday that they will do more to prevent a warming world from reachi...
18:48, 2019-09-23

Arnold Schwarzenegger faces calls for his arrest during visit to Russia Russian communists demanded Vladimir Putin's government detain Arnie as he visited St Petersburg...
17:04, 2019-10-07

Trump calls out Rapinoe for comments about White House visit WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump called out U.S. women’s national team co-captain Megan Rapinoe after a months-old video was posted on ...
20:16, 2019-06-26

Trump calls Chicago 'embarrassing to nation' during first visit as president President calls city haven for criminals at event boycotted by mayor and police superintendentOn a visit to Chicago on Monday, his first time as pres...
01:36, 2019-10-29

'We have an obligation': Ilhan Omar calls on lawmakers to visit Israel Rashida Tlaib and Omar called decision to block their entry an attempt ‘to suppress our ability to do our jobs’ in press conferenceThe Minnesota repr...
01:32, 2019-08-20

Look: Joe Giudice reflects on change after daughters' visit to Italy "Real Housewives of New Jersey" star Joe Giudice reunited with Gia, Gabriella, Milania and Audriana, his daughters with Teresa Giudice, in Rome....
18:48, 2019-12-30

Europol calls for action to clamp down on ATM attacks THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The European Union’s police agency is calling for concerted action across the continent to tackle attacks by crim...
13:48, 2019-06-17

UN chief urges emergency fund support as one of the ‘most effective investments’ in humanitarian action The UN’s Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF), is “one of the most effective investments you can make in humanitarian action”, Secretary-General, A...
19:00, 2019-12-09

Pope Francis calls for a 'world without nuclear weapons' during Nagasaki visit Pontiff urges disarmament as he tours Japan’s atomic bomb sites and meets survivors of the 1945 attacksPope Francis has condemned the “unspeakable ho...
06:56, 2019-11-24

Melania Trump calls for government action against e-cigarettes First Lady Melania Trump took aim at e-cigarettes Monday, raising the possibility that they might be “an on-ramp” to nicotine addiction for kids....
20:36, 2019-09-09

US: Republicans resist calls for urgent action on gun control Democrats and over 200 city mayors have urged Mitch McConnell to bring senators back to Washington to vote on gun control. NRA chief Wayne LaPierre r...
06:32, 2019-08-09

New IMF chief calls for Germany to spend on infrastructure In her inaugural speech in Washington, IMF managing director Kristalina Georgieva pushed for a coordinated effort to fight the sluggish global econom...
22:24, 2019-10-08

UN chief calls for arms embargo against Libya Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is strongly urging all countries to implement a U.N. arms embargo against Libya, saying illegal weapons transfers ...
23:28, 2019-06-10

Mayor Watson calls for Raptors to visit Ottawa as opposed to the White House In a tweet sent out on Friday morning, the mayor asks the team to forget the White House and make their way to the nation's capital....
19:00, 2019-06-14

Trump calls for China to investigate Biden stem from 2013 state visit President Trump’s call for China to investigate Joe Biden and his son Hunter stems — like the Ukraine probe — from allegations of impropriety during ...
04:36, 2019-10-04

Ilhan Omar calls Israel's decision to block visit 'an affront' – live Pelosi ‘deeply saddened’ over Israel’s decision to block visit Several 2020 Democrats condemn Israel’s decisionSign up for the US briefing and get a ...
21:20, 2019-08-15

Climate change strike London LIVE: Jeremy Corbyn blasts Donald Trump at massive London climate rally Jeremy Corbyn has condemned President Donald Trump's actions on climate change as he addressed a massive rally in Westminster....
18:28, 2019-09-20

'I can't believe we're talking about this in 2019' - Solskjaer calls for action after Pogba abuse "Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says that he is stunned that in 2019 players are still being racially abused after an incident involving Paul Pogba on Twitter....
11:44, 2019-08-23

Sagan calls for action over 'crazy' Tour de France heat "Peter Sagan has called on the CPA (the riders’ association) to protect the Tour de France participants after temperatures surpassed 40C on Tuesday."...
10:36, 2019-07-24

Lampard calls for more action after racial abuse of Chelsea's Abraham "Chelsea coach Frank Lampard says he felt \"disgusted\" when he heard about the racist abuse striker Tammy Abraham received following their UEFA Supe...
18:28, 2019-08-16

Pope calls for action to protect women, children in Thailand BANGKOK — Pope Francis urged more efforts to combat the “humiliation” of women and children forced into prostitution as he began a busy visit Thursda...
20:16, 2019-11-21

WHO: Global suicide crisis calls for widespread preventive action Ahead of World Mental Health Day — October 10 — the World Health Organization call for better implementation of suicide prevention strategies....
23:36, 2019-09-18

Senate election security report prompts calls for action House panel passes cyber rotation bill — N.Y. passes cybersecurity legislation, La. declares emergency...
17:20, 2019-07-26

OJ Simpson’s Twitter debut sparks outrage and calls to action Simpson claims account, appearing after the 25th anniversary of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman’s murder, will ‘set the record straight’OJ Simps...
18:04, 2019-06-17

Lawyer calls for action as more disabled Mounties allege they were forced out “If you are maintaining a list of people wronged by the RCMP, please add my name" — a Global News investigation has sparked new concerns about Mounti...
12:36, 2019-06-01

Recycling industry calls for dollars and action after decision to end exports Australian Council of Recycling warns 4.5m tonnes of waste could end up in domestic landfill without investmentAustralia’s recycling industry has sai...
20:36, 2019-08-12

Labour calls for action on 'catastrophic fall' in adult learning The Labour Party has renewed calls for a National Education Service after what they call " a catastrophic fall" in adult learning....
18:24, 2019-08-01

Indigenous leader calls for EU action against firms over Brazil deforestation The European Union should consider sanctions for companies that source materials from protected Brazilian forest reservations and native lands, an in...
18:24, 2019-11-11

Boris Johnson calls on Uefa to take strong action against Bulgaria Charges made in regards to racist chanting during England winPrime Minister describes chanting as ‘stain on football’Boris Johnson has joined demands...
23:48, 2019-10-15

Pope in Thailand calls for action to protect women, children During his trip to Thailand, Pope Francis has called for the protection of women and children from exploitation, abuse and enslavement. He praised th...
13:04, 2019-11-21

Kick It Out calls for FA action against Bernardo Silva over Mendy tweet • Manchester City midfielder’s tweet being looked at by FA• Silva accused of using ‘racist stereotype’Kick It Out has called on the Football Associat...
12:45, 2019-09-23

Google chief calls police in neighbour row over 4cm of wall A top Google executive called police after a bitter row with a neighbour over a garden wall and 4cm of land....
19:08, 2019-08-06

Medical chief calls for global health effort Countries must work together to tackle global health risks, England's outgoing chief medical officer warns....
10:52, 2019-07-22

Pep Guardiola calls on referees’ chief for explanation on handball • Manchester City manager claimed offence by Alexander-Arnold• Fabinho fired opening goal for Liverpool 22 seconds laterPep Guardiola said the refere...
22:16, 2019-11-10

San Francisco police union calls for chief’s resignation SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The union representing San Francisco police officers is calling for its chief to resign over his handling of the police raid of ...
23:16, 2019-05-25

PBA chief calls for vote of ‘no confidence’ in de Blasio, O’Neill The head of the NYPD’s union on Monday urged a vote of “no confidence” in Mayor Bill de Blasio and Police Commissioner James O̵...
00:28, 2019-08-20

Kim Jong Un praises Trump for being first US president to visit North Korea, calls it ‘courageous and determined act’ PANMUNJOM, Korea (AP) — Kim Jong Un praises Trump for being first US president to visit North Korea, calls it ‘courageous and determined act...
10:12, 2019-06-30

Philadelphia mayor calls for gun control action after officers injured in standoff Jim Kenney urged state and federal government to stand up to NRA or ‘then let us police ourselves’The mayor of Philadelphia has joined a growing chor...
14:40, 2019-08-15

‘We keep talking about it every week’ – Solskjaer calls for action over alleged racial abuse "Manchester City have promised to ban for life any fan found guilty of racial abuse after a video appeared to show a fan making a racist gesture duri...
23:08, 2019-12-07

Football faces calls for action on racism in wake of Manchester derby Man reportedly named as Anthony Burke arrested over alleged racist abuse of Manchester United playerThe arrest of a man on Sunday in connection with ...
10:00, 2019-12-09

Astronomy group calls for urgent action on SpaceX Starlink satellites One of the most important organisations in astronomy has waded into the row about SpaceX's global internet Starlink satellites ruining observations o...
12:44, 2019-06-04

Tory Annie Wells calls for 'radical' action on drug deaths Annie Wells says measures including decriminalisation and introducing "fix rooms" should be considered....
17:40, 2020-01-05

‘Do something’; UN relief chief urges Security Council action to stop the Syrian carnage unfolding ‘in front of your eyes’ Bombing and shelling in Syria for more than 90 days by the Government and Russia have led to “carnage in the so-called de-escalation zone” of Idlib, ...
22:04, 2019-07-30

Louis Vuitton’s artistic director calls Trump 'a joke' after president's visit to brand's workshop Nicolas Ghesquière took to social media to share how he felt about Donald Trump being associated with Louis Vuitton.       &...
22:56, 2019-10-21

Elizabeth Warren Calls on Former F.D.A. Chief to Quit Pfizer Board The Democratic presidential candidate rebuked Dr. Scott Gottlieb, saying his decision to align with a major drug company “smacks of corruption.”...
20:12, 2019-07-02

Brazil's Amazon chief Raoni calls on Bolsonaro to step down Indigenous chief Raoni Metuktire, proposed for the Nobel Peace Prize, said on Wednesday his people would not leave the Amazon and called on Brazil Pr...
21:12, 2019-09-25

United Nations chief calls for more support for cyclone-hit Mozambique U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Thursday called on the international community to provide more aid to Mozambique, where two cyclones spurr...
20:12, 2019-07-11

UN chief calls for ‘a fair globalization’ with first-ever Global Goals Summit “We need more investment, more political action, more priority for a fair globalization”, said UN Secretary-General António Guterres in an interview ...
09:20, 2019-09-21

National intelligence chief calls whistleblower’s complaint ‘unprecedented’ The acting Director of National Intelligence Joseph Maguire told lawmakers on Thursday that he believes he properly handled a whistleblower’s c...
16:12, 2019-09-26

F1 could change rules to recreate Brazil safety car restart action Ross Brawn has suggested Formula 1 will look at tweaking its rules to try to recreate the kind of spectacular restarts seen at the Brazilian Grand Pr...
23:56, 2019-11-18

After this year’s Climate Action Summit, what happens next? People across the world need to embrace “fundamental change” in order to combat climate change and meet the target of restricting the increase in glo...
18:16, 2019-10-12

Why the UN climate action summit matters With Trump expected to skip the global meeting, the question will be: can the rest of the world save itself from climate breakdown if the most powerf...
15:04, 2019-09-16

Portugal's students march for climate as Greta visit delayed Students took to the streets in eight cities across Portugal on Friday to call for action on climate change, but Swedish activist Greta Thunberg was ...
13:00, 2019-11-29

North Korea calls South’s fighter jet project an ‘extremely dangerous action’ The statement also urged South Korea to abandon its "preposterous illusions" for improved ties....
14:32, 2019-07-11

Antonio Conte calls for action after Cagliari fans racially abuse Lukaku Belgium striker scores penalty in 2-1 winRoma and Lazio draw 1-1 in Rome derbyAntonio Conte has insisted Italian supporters must “improve” after Rome...
10:20, 2019-09-02

UN calls for action to tackle ‘ubiquitous but invisible’ global road safety crisis Saving lives by improving road safety is “one of the many objectives of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development”, the United Nations chief said i...
07:24, 2019-11-17

Mexico calls El Paso shooting an attack on its people — pledges legal action against US THE Mexican government has pledged to bring the gunman in one of America's deadliest recent mass shootings over to Mexico to face justice....
09:48, 2019-08-05

Trump visits intensify US divisions as calls for action on gun control grow – live President’s visits to Dayton and El Paso met by hundreds of protesters200 mayors sign letter demanding the Senate take up gun legislationSign up for ...
15:44, 2019-08-08

Saudi Arabia blames Iran for oil tanker attacks, calls for ‘decisive’ action "The kingdom does not want a war in the region but it will not hesitate to deal with any threats to its people, its sovereignty, or its vital interes...
02:56, 2019-06-16

UN chief calls for ‘green and clean’ development in message for Africa Industrialization Day As African countries gear up to implement an historic free trade agreement, the UN Secretary-General is urging leaders to pursue economic growth that...
09:08, 2019-11-20

Trump's ex-FDA chief calls 2020 Dem hopefuls' 'Medicare for All' innovation-stifling "I don't think it is that feasible, quite frankly," says Dr. Scott Gottlieb. "It would crowd out competition in private insurance."...
17:32, 2019-07-02

UN agency chief calls Ethiopia’s revised refugee law ‘one of most progressive’ in Africa Ethiopia has revised its existing refugee law, making it easier to obtain work permits, drivers’ licenses and access primary school, a move being hai...
15:47, 2019-04-09

UN chief calls for ‘green and clean’ development in message for African Industrialization Day As African countries gear up to implement an historic free trade agreement, the UN Secretary-General is urging leaders to pursue economic growth that...
06:32, 2019-11-20

‘Informing is not a crime’ UN chief calls for better protection of journalists, press freedom Paying tribute to reporters around the world who “put their lives on the line” to tell important stories, UN chief António Guterres lamented on Monda...
16:36, 2019-04-09

UN chief calls for 2050 zero emissions plans – but Australia remains tightlipped Countries asked to flag plans for net zero emissions by 2050, but so far Australia is only talking about its 2030 targetThe United Nations secretary ...
20:12, 2019-07-29

EPA chief calls Cuomo gas pipeline veto the 'worst environmental decision' Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Andrew Wheeler slammed New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo for holding up natural gas pipelines....
22:04, 2019-10-22

EU's soaring climate rhetoric not always matched by action The bloc considers itself international leader on environment, but progress has been stuntedEU aims to stir global action with climate pledgeThe Euro...
10:52, 2019-12-11

Exclusive: carmakers among key opponents of climate action Lobbying in US and Europe has tried to block and delay moves to cut emissions, study showsFossil fuel firms’ social media fightback against climate a...
13:24, 2019-10-10

Climate is an emergency: Let's not leave action to activists Movements such as Extinction Rebellion may look political, but climate change is above politics – and it is up to all of us to force governments to t...
11:48, 2019-04-29

Children across the UK go on strike to demand action on climate Pupils to declare December vote a ‘climate election’ after new data highlights urgency of crisisChildren and young people in more than 100 towns and ...
07:16, 2019-11-29

Climate emergency: Lagarde says ECB must step up action Bank president indicates she will move bank beyond traditional remit of controlling inflationChristine Lagarde has said the European Central Bank sho...
14:24, 2019-12-03

Hamilton marchers demand climate action A few hundred people gathered Friday afternoon, marching from the intersection of King and Dundurn streets to Hamilton City Hall....
23:56, 2019-09-20

Germany's 'climate cabinet' delays action again The special committee met in Berlin to discuss future climate action after the issue featured prominently in Sunday's EU elections. But critics say t...
03:16, 2019-05-30

Greta Thunberg’s New York visit inspires young climate activists Alexandria Villaseñor had often been alone in weekly protest outside of the United Nations....
23:48, 2019-09-09

Our diets must change to halt nature loss, says UN biodiversity chief Next year is crunch time if we are to stop destroying nature - and it's not just governments that need to act, says UN biodiversity chief Cristiana P...
11:16, 2019-09-26

NBC chief promises change 'if necessary' at 'AGT' after Gabrielle Union complaints, exit NBC Entertainment chief Paul Telegdy said he can't discuss an investigation into complaints about the culture at 'AGT.' He promised change, if needed...
19:40, 2020-01-11

Antonio Conte, Inter’s coach, calls for action after Cagliari fans target Lukaku • Belgium striker scores penalty in 2-1 win• Roma and Lazio draw 1-1 in Rome derbyAntonio Conte has insisted Italian supporters must “improve” after ...
05:44, 2019-09-02

U.S. judge calls Facebook’s views ‘so wrong’, lets class action lawsuit proceed U.S. District Judge Vince Chhabria in San Francisco said users could try to hold Facebook liable under various federal and state laws for letting app...
04:12, 2019-09-10

Fears Hong Kong protests could turn violent amid calls to 'escalate action' Protesters have given authorities until Thursday afternoon to answer demands to retract extradition billHong Kong is bracing for fresh rallies on Fri...
08:36, 2019-06-19

UN Security Council calls for South Sudan leaders to speed up action on peace deal In a visit to South Sudan this past weekend, members of the UN Security Council urged leaders to expedite implementation of a 2018 peace agreement ai...
22:28, 2019-10-21

Uefa head defends record in tackling racism amid calls for Bulgaria action Aleksander Ceferin demands ‘war’ on discriminationDowning Street says Uefa not dealing adequately with racismThe head of Uefa has defended its punish...
16:00, 2019-10-15

Warren calls on ex-FDA chief Gottlieb to resign from Pfizer board, says it 'smacks of corruption' "This kind of revolving door influence-peddling smacks of corruption, and makes the American people rightly cynical and distrustful," Warren said in ...
17:32, 2019-07-02

Amidst uptick in violence and displacement, UN chief calls for ‘immediate cessation of hostilities’ in Syria “Deeply concerned” over a recent military escalation in northwest Syria, Secretary-General António Guterres called for an “immediate cessation of hos...
23:56, 2019-12-24

NBC News chief calls Ronan Farrow’s book ‘a smear’ in lengthy new rebuttal Network disputes account in ‘Catch and Kill’ and denies coverup of reporting about Harvey Weinstein....
21:08, 2019-10-14

UN chief calls for ‘immediate cessation of hostilities’ in Syria amidst violence uptick and displacement “Deeply concerned” over a recent military escalation in northwest Syria, Secretary-General António Guterres called for an “immediate cessation of hos...
16:40, 2019-12-24

In Christchurch, UN chief calls for tolerance, solidarity to extinguish ‘wildfire’ of hate speech On a three-day visit to New Zealand, UN Secretary-General António Guterres paid his respects to the victims of the horrific mosque attacks in Christc...
06:08, 2019-05-14

UN chief calls for ‘immediate cessation of hostilities’ in Syria amidst uptick in violence, displacement “Deeply concerned” over a recent military escalation in northwest Syria, Secretary-General António Guterres called for an “immediate cessation of hos...
17:04, 2019-12-24

Joe Kennedy calls on Medicare chief to resign after reports of jewelry claim, PR contracts The Massachusetts Democrat cited POLITICO's reporting that Seema Verma asked taxpayers to cover the cost of $47,000 in stolen jewelry and other items...
21:56, 2019-12-09

With millions of girls ‘at risk’ today of genital mutilation, UN chief calls for zero tolerance Female genital mutilation, is “an abhorrent human rights violation” still affecting women and girls around the globe, UN Secretary-General Antonio Gu...
10:41, 2019-04-09

UN chief calls for de-escalation across Gulf region after killing of top Iranian General in US airstrike The UN Secretary-General António Guterres has expressed deep concern over the latest escalation in tension across the Gulf region, following the kill...
18:24, 2020-01-03

Thousands take part in Winnipeg’s strike for climate action Thousands of people -- including many students -- gathered at the Manitoba Legislature Friday, joining others across the globe calling for action on ...
16:52, 2019-09-28

Scotland faces climate 'apocalypse' without action to cut emissions Natural heritage chief warns of flooded and deserted towns, dead forests and polluted riversThe head of Scotland’s nature conservation agency has war...
12:44, 2019-05-31

Global climate strike: Day of action kicks off in Australia More than 5,000 protests are planned around the world, culminating in a New York City march led by Greta Thunberg. In Australia, young people challen...
06:28, 2019-09-20

U.N. head demands bolder climate action or 'we are doomed' U.N. chief Antonio Guterres exhorted major world economies on Wednesday to signal more ambitious commitments to cut greenhouse emissions as climate t...
14:24, 2019-12-11

Angela Merkel demands more climate action and less hate The German chancellor told the Bundestag Germany must address climate protection, digitalization, and xenophobia. The opposition accused her of "dein...
23:28, 2019-09-11

First climate assembly in UK draws up wishlist for council action Camden council officials say they intend to implement at least some of the panel’s ideasBritain’s first climate assembly culminates on Saturday when ...
14:32, 2019-07-19

'We are rising': students strike for global climate action Thousands of students took to the streets of Australia and other Asia-Pacific countries on Friday to kick off a global strike demanding world leaders...
10:16, 2019-09-20

Climate protester scales London's Big Ben on final day of action A climate-change protester climbed scaffolding around London's Big Ben tower at parliament on Friday, as nearly two weeks of action from the Extincti...
17:44, 2019-10-18

'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

At U.N. Climate Summit, a Call for Action Yields Few Commitments China made no new commitiments at United Nations climate talks to take stronger action. The United States said nothing at all, and a host of other c...
23:04, 2019-09-23

U.N. Climate Talks End With Big Polluters Blocking Stronger Action The United Nations secretary general, António Guterres, said countries had “lost an important opportunity” at the meeting in Madrid....
17:04, 2019-12-15

Tory boasts on climate action are full of hot air | Letters Michael Miller writes on the Conservatives’ record on tackling the climate crisis, while Dr Andy Higginbottom argues that both parties fail to acknow...
19:08, 2019-10-21

In New York, global climate protesters plead for action Ahead of Monday's United Nations Climate Action Summit, young activists took to the streets and gathered at their own climate conference in New York ...
02:08, 2019-09-23

Climate activists call for action in Latin America RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Climate change activists in Latin America rallied for action on global warming Friday, heeding a call by Swedish teenager Greta...
20:24, 2019-05-24

Climate activist Greta Thunberg makes surprise visit to German forest While on her way to a UN climate conference, 16-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg stopped in western Germany to stand with activists at the Ha...
19:20, 2019-08-10

Family of black woman shot inside her own home by Texas police officer calls for action The family of a 28-year-old black woman who was shot and killed by a white police officer in her Fort Worth home as she played video games with her n...
20:04, 2019-10-14

Judge calls Facebook’s view on user privacy ‘so wrong’ as class-action lawsuit proceeds A federal judge ordered Facebook to face most of a lawsuit seeking damages for letting third parties such as Cambridge Analytica access users’ privat...
10:36, 2019-09-10

UN Chief Warns Paris Climate Goals Still Not Enough (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili) ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres took his global message urging immediate cl...
22:08, 2019-06-30

New EU chief vows to fight climate risks Germany conservative Ursula von der Leyen vowed on Wednesday to fight the threat of climate change while expanding economic growth as EU lawmakers' g...
13:24, 2019-11-27

'War against nature must stop,' U.N. chief says before climate talks The world must stop a "war against nature" and find more political will to combat climate change, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres s...
17:44, 2019-12-01

Twitter exec: ‘Jail,’ ‘impeachment’ for Trump, calls social media chief ‘racist d***’ A senior Twitter manager who has called for jailing and impeaching President Trump and slammed the White House social media chief with four-letter sl...
15:44, 2019-07-15

CNN host Don Lemon calls Trump 'conman-in-chief,' says he has 'pulled the wool' over voters' eyes “The President of the United States is a fraud and a conman,” CNN host Don Lemon said on Tuesday after The New York Times reported President Trump lo...
16:24, 2019-05-08

UN rights chief calls for dialogue to prevent conflict, ease social unrest in Ecuador The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet, on Friday denounced the “high human cost”, of the recent unrest in Ecuador and urged al...
22:32, 2019-11-29

Eliminating hepatitis calls for ‘bold political leadership, with investments to match,’ UN health chief says Calling for “bold political leadership” ahead of World Hepatitis Day, the UN World Health Organization (WHO) on Friday urged countries to take advant...
20:16, 2019-07-26

Pension funds and insurers pledge climate action at U.N. summit Insurers and pension funds managing $2.3 trillion pledged on Monday to shift their portfolios away from carbon-heavy industries in the hope of trigge...
15:36, 2019-09-23

COP25: Climate conference falls short of concrete action Negotiators end a mammoth conference with a watered-down deal. Activists voice disappointment over a conference they say will have little impact in t...
20:36, 2019-12-15

Minerals Council says it will release a 'climate action plan' next year ‘A leopard doesn’t change its spots,’ says activist investor group, dismissing plan as effort to play for timeThe Minerals Council has announced it w...
06:04, 2019-10-10

Angela Merkel tells parliament: More climate action, less hate The German chancellor told the Bundestag Germany must address climate protection, digitalization, and xenophobia. The opposition accused her of "dein...
11:28, 2019-09-11

EU aims to stir global action with pledge on climate crisis Brussels sets goal to halve emissions by 2030 and become first climate-neutral continent by 2050The EU will attempt to revive the world’s flagging at...
10:24, 2019-12-11

Germany agrees 'art of the possible' climate action plan without blowing budget Chancellor Angela Merkel's ruling coalition agreed a package of budget-neutral measures on Friday to protect the climate and restore its green creden...
18:44, 2019-09-20

Study: For low-income countries, climate action pays off by 2050 The following announcement was released jointly by MIT and the International Food Policy Research Institute. Successful global efforts to substantia...
21:08, 2019-05-01

Australia's leaders unmoved on climate action after devastating bushfires Australia's government is sticking firmly to a position that there is no direct link between climate change and the country's devastating bushfires, ...
07:56, 2020-01-07

The movement to take climate action has begun – but we have a long way to go | António Guterres Young people, the UN and a growing number of leaders are mobilizing, but we need many others to take action, the UN secretary general writesOn the ev...
12:36, 2019-10-03

UN Climate Action Summit: Surprise guests and harsh words World leaders gathered to share plans on how to tackle global warming. The biggest surprise, however, wasn't a particularly ambitious climate action ...
04:56, 2019-09-24

Extinction Rebellion: Celebs appear in video calling for climate action Extinction Rebellion has joined forces with celebrities to record a short film that demands action on climate change....
15:32, 2019-11-03

Pope Francis declares 'climate emergency' and urges action Addressing energy leaders, pope warns of ‘catastrophic’ effects of global heatingPope Francis has declared a global “climate emergency”, warning of t...
21:04, 2019-06-14

New UN report launched to help ratchet up action to combat climate crisis Ahead of global leaders’ arrival in New York for the Climate Action Summit on 23 September, the United Nations deputy chief has launched a comprehens...
20:24, 2019-09-18

Global climate strikes: millions take to the streets to demand action Hundreds of thousands of adults and children from Sydney to London have taken to the streets today as part of a global strike against governments’ in...
23:28, 2019-09-20

Doubters urge BHP to match bold climate pledge with action Shareholder advocates demand more, but Greens says major parties should ‘take a leaf out of miner’s book’A declaration by the head of BHP that tackli...
20:44, 2019-07-24

Protesters gather at Britain's parliament to urge climate action At least 12,000 people converged on Britain's parliament on Wednesday to lobby lawmakers to start driving the sweeping changes needed to meet the cou...
20:16, 2019-06-26

Bank of England's Carney to become U.N. envoy on climate action and finance Bank of England Governor Mark Carney will become the United Nations special envoy on climate action and climate finance from 2020, U.N. Secretary Gen...
14:56, 2019-12-01

Two-thirds of Britons want faster action on climate, poll finds Research suggests support for urgent measures to tackle crisis is becoming mainstreamNearly 70% of British people want urgent political action to tac...
08:00, 2019-06-19

Mining firms worked to kill off climate action in Australia, says ex-PM Kevin Rudd says industry still has huge influence in a country beset by climate policy torporWhy we need political action to tackle the oil, coal and...
13:24, 2019-10-10

Fate of global climate action 'in the balance' as U.N. talks go down to wire Big polluting countries faced last-ditch pressure from smaller nations on Friday to show serious commitment to averting catastrophic climate change a...
23:56, 2019-12-13

Moderate Liberal MPs sign on to crossbench-led climate action group Parliamentary Friends of Climate Action aims to serve as a safe place for climate policy, away from ‘partisan politics’Several moderate Liberal MPs h...
19:36, 2019-10-09

COP25: Protesters call for action at Madrid climate rally Thousands of people marched in Madrid to demand immediate action to protect the planet. World leaders are meeting nearby, but experts called their pl...
21:12, 2019-12-06

Boris Johnson urged to take world lead on climate action PM told UK has ‘fallen short’ on its commitments to tackle greenhouse gasesBoris Johnson has been urged to follow in the footsteps of Margaret Thatch...
09:12, 2019-12-18

Youth climate activists demand bold action at U.N. summit Swedish 16-year-old activist Greta Thunberg started the climate strike movement with her lone protest in front of her country's parliament and told U...
18:24, 2019-09-21

Time Is Now thousands march in London for urgent climate action Activists gathered in Westminster to pressure MPs to tackle critical loss of nature and wildlifeThousands of people, including primary school childre...
19:52, 2019-06-26

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

UN appoints Mark Carney to help finance climate action goals Bank of England governor steps down in January and will replace Michael BloombergMark Carney has been appointed as UN special envoy for climate actio...
15:32, 2019-12-01

Climate march and counter-rally at Alberta legislature amid Greta Thunberg’s visit Sixteen-year-old Swedish student Greta Thunberg will join Climate Justice Edmonton in a march from a park to a noon rally at the Alberta legislature....
16:36, 2019-10-18

Phoenix police chief promises change amid civil rights claim PHOENIX (AP) — Police Chief Jeri Williams promised change in her department after being booed by some of hundreds of people gathered Tuesday night to...
07:56, 2019-06-19

O'Sullivan calls for new nickname, wants big rule change - What If...? "Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan calls for a new nickname and suggests a big rule change as he takes on our questions in \u0027What If...?\u0027."...
21:28, 2019-11-12

Haitian Foreign Minister calls for development reboot to close ‘striking gap’ between promises and action on ending poverty The future of humanity hinges on full implementation of the 2030 Agenda, if we don't get there, “we may never see the world that ‘we the peoples of t...
05:44, 2019-09-29

EU Commission chief Von der Leyen stresses climate agenda Ursula von der Leyen has vowed to stick by her ambitious climate goals, including making Europe carbon neutral by 2050. She also downplayed worries a...
19:32, 2019-11-27

New climate pact is EU's 'man on the moon moment': chief executive The European Union's executive wants to mobilize 100 billion euros worth of investment to help the bloc's economies become more environmentally frien...
14:24, 2019-12-11

Inaction over climate emergency ‘not an option’ says UN Assembly chief Inaction when it comes to the fight back against damaging climate change is not an option, the President of the UN General Assembly told a major ener...
22:24, 2020-01-10

Incoming EU chief wants to 3 trillion euro climate investment: FAZ Incoming European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen wants to invest some 3 trillion euros ($3.31 trillion) in climate protection by 2030, the...
20:32, 2019-11-26

U.S. EPA chief defends big energy projects, says climate not top priority The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will unveil a proposal to speed state-level permitting decisions for energy infrastructure projects soon, th...
00:12, 2019-04-12

Climate inaction will turn into ‘survival of the richest’: UN chief “For too long, vested interests have peddled the false story that economic growth and tackling climate change are incompatible,” the UN chief said. “...
21:28, 2019-12-12

AOC chief of staff confirms: Green New Deal was not really about the climate The chief of staff for Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez stated that her signature Green New Deal was not really about saving the planet after all....
01:28, 2019-07-12

Following week of bloodshed, ‘suffering of the Afghan people must end’ says UN mission chief, as Guterres calls for inclusive negotiations In the wake of a surge in violence across Afghanistan over the past week, the country’s top UN envoy has pleaded for an end to the fighting through a...
16:28, 2019-09-04

Top Conservative Calls for Chief Justice’s Head Over High Court’s Ruling on the Census Citizenship Question Because (obvi) any Supreme Court justice handpicked for the job by GOP conservatives owes strict allegiance to the Constitution conservatives everywh...
02:56, 2019-06-28

Smithsonian Chief Calls Out Trump for Wanting to Close African American Museum on MLK Day; Saying He Didn’t Want to See Anything ‘Difficult’ AmeriKKKa’s favorite president had special requests for the National Museum of African American History and Culture on his first visit back in 2017....
20:20, 2019-08-31

Sudan: UN chief calls for ‘positive momentum’ as civilian rule talks stall between military and opposition The UN Secretary-General has commended the progress made so far between Sudan’s military leaders and opposition forces towards agreeing a timetable f...
15:52, 2019-05-16

Bulgarian prime minister calls for FA chief to resign amid fallout from England game racism Bulgarian prime minister Boyko Borissov has called for the resignation of the Bulgarian FA president amid the fallout to the racist abuse suffered by...
11:20, 2019-10-15

UN agriculture agency chief calls on world’s mayors to make ‘global commitments local realities’ At a time of rapid urbanization, cities face challenges that are global in nature but require “the full engagement of local authorities” for multilat...
10:43, 2019-04-09

New Zealand telco bans 8chan as chief censor calls it racist killers' 'platform of choice' Major telecoms company bans access to far-right site in wake of El Paso shooting manifesto that praised Christchurch attackOne of New Zealand’s large...
13:48, 2019-08-09

UN chief calls for Bolivians to ensure credible elections as Morales resigns; protection for diplomatic missions United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has urged all concerned parties in Bolivia to “refrain from violence, reduce tension and exercise m...
16:28, 2019-11-11

Fossil fuel firms' social media fightback against climate action Industry funds ‘grassroots’ resistance to tougher rules while touting green credentialsOil and gas companies are spending millions of dollars on camp...
13:24, 2019-10-10

BlackRock promises climate action, but Extinction Rebellion demands more - as it happened Asset management giant promises to put environmental issues at the heart of its investment strategy, following pressure from climate protestersLatest...
17:32, 2020-01-14

Swedish climate activist Thunberg asks U.S. Congress for action, not praise Swedish teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg on Tuesday called for action, not praise, from U.S. lawmakers as she joined other youth leader...
22:00, 2019-09-17

Market debut for world’s biggest polluter must be a rallying cry for climate action Aramco’s flotation may have been scaled down, but it shows that capitalism and carbon still go hand in gloveIn less than a week the most valuable com...
11:56, 2019-12-08

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

Legault condemns Québec Solidaire’s position on climate protest action Québec Solidaire doubled down on its stance, reaffirming support for the environmental activists behind the protests....
20:12, 2019-10-09

Scotland told it risks missing climate target without urgent action Progress on cutting emissions in danger of stalling before Glasgow hosts COP26, says peerThe Scottish government has been warned it will miss its nex...
08:44, 2019-12-17

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

French climate activists use stolen portraits of Macron to urge action The protest is part of an unusual climate movement that has taken root around France this year, in which activists have stolen more than 130 portrait...
16:04, 2019-12-08

It’s taken years, but at last there’s real hope for meaningful climate action | Caroline Lucas The young protesters have been inspiring. Politicians have to respond – and our Green New Deal bill will slash carbon emissionsIt’s been more than 10...
09:16, 2019-09-20

Inspired by Greta Thunberg, worldwide protest demands climate action Millions of young people flooded the streets of cities around the world on Friday to demand political leaders take urgent steps to stop climate chang...
02:36, 2019-09-21

Friday afternoon protest at Manitoba Legislature to demand climate action The event, which will be mirrored in cities around the globe, is demanding action from federal and provincial governments to take emergency measure t...
17:56, 2019-09-26

No, climate action can't be separated from social justice | Julian Brave NoiseCat Elites who divorce climate policy from social justice are almost as out of touch as those who deny climate science altogetherIf you set aside Republi...
08:24, 2019-06-11

Inspired by Swedish teen, worldwide protest demands climate action Millions of young people flooded the streets of cities around the world on Friday to demand political leaders take urgent steps to stop climate chang...
01:12, 2019-09-21

Sweden's Thunberg demands climate action on day of global school strikes Swedish teenage activist Greta Thunberg urged European politicians on Friday to focus on a climate crisis instead of "bickering", as students walked ...
18:08, 2019-05-24

RBS boss Alison Rose pledges to take 'bold action' on climate crisis Rose tells staff she also aims to make bank ‘more open’ in effort to regain trust after string of scandalsAlison Rose, the new boss of Royal Bank of ...
13:40, 2019-11-01

RBS boss Alison Rose vows to take 'bold action' on climate crisis Rose tells staff she also aims to make bank ‘more open’ to help regain trust after string of scandalsAlison Rose, the new boss of Royal Bank of Scotl...
14:32, 2019-11-01

Global climate strike: Fridays for Future day of action kicks off in Australia More than 5,000 protests are planned around the world, culminating in a New York City march led by Greta Thunberg. In Australia, young people challen...
07:44, 2019-09-20

'Save our future': Striking students demand global climate action Hundreds of thousands of students, office workers and other protesters took to the streets around the world on Friday to demand global leaders gather...
16:04, 2019-09-20

UN staff and young people support global action on climate crisis Staff at UN Headquarters in New York joined untold numbers of students, scientists, labour groups and everyday people worldwide who took to the stree...
20:20, 2019-09-20

Energy watchdog accused of stalling action to tackle climate crisis Scottish Power boss says UK regulator needs reform after refusing investment for electric vehicle chargingThe energy regulator has been accused by Sc...
17:48, 2019-10-18

Climate Strike N.Y.C.: Young Crowds Demand Action, Welcome Greta Thunberg “I feel hopeful seeing the power of all these people here today,” one teenager said of the protest, which drew tens of thousands of demonstrators....
01:32, 2019-09-21

City of Port Moody takes bold strides toward climate action Acting Mayor Meghan Lahti and Coun. Amy Lubik want to declare a climate emergency in the city, something that Lubik says is necessary with the geogra...
21:28, 2019-06-10

Scientists endorse mass civil disobedience to force climate action More than 300 scientists have endorsed a civil disobedience campaign aimed at forcing governments to take rapid action to tackle climate change, warn...
05:16, 2019-10-13

Activists say Saskatchewan carbon tax ruling is ‘great news for climate action’ Environmental groups cheered after the Saskatchewan Court of Appeal ruled that the federal carbon tax is constitutional....
00:32, 2019-05-04

Teenage activists demand climate action on eve of global school strike Children, some as young as eight, will walk out of class in cities around the world on Friday in a fresh wave of strikes called by young people who f...
17:20, 2019-05-23

Celebrities back call for climate action in Extinction Rebellion video Singer Ellie Goulding, actor Imelda Staunton and model Daisy Lowe were among celebrities demanding that the governments act on climate change in a vi...
12:16, 2019-11-03

Millions of young people, led by Sweden's Thunberg, to strike for climate action With world leaders about to gather in New York for a UN Climate Action Summit next week, millions of young people from Australia to Iceland will take...
23:28, 2019-09-19

Nearly 100 German artists join Extinction Rebellion call to climate action As Extinction Rebellion activists prepare for blockades in cities worldwide on Monday, many artists have signed their call to action to the German go...
17:40, 2019-10-04

UN staff support youth-driven global action on climate crisis Staff at UN Headquarters in New York joined untold numbers of students, scientists, organized labour, and everyday people worldwide, who took to the ...
21:04, 2019-09-20

My hunger strike could be deadly. But I am willing to risk that for climate action | Eric Tien I’m dizzy, angry and desperate – but I’m prepared to put my body on the line to force action to stop billions of deathsI desperately want to eat, but...
13:08, 2019-11-27

Trump prioritizes religious freedom talks over climate action at UN summit Trump said it was an “urgent moral duty” for world leaders to stop crimes against faith, release prisoners of conscience and repeal laws restricting ...
22:44, 2019-09-23

COP25: Island states want 'decisive' climate action to prevent inundation The impact of rising seas prompts plea ahead of COP25, the UN’s climate change conference that begins on Monday in MadridThe countries most at risk o...
01:28, 2019-12-02