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Hundreds of scientists sign declaration supporting civil disobedience to force climate action

The declaration was coordinated by a group of scientists who support Extinction Rebellion, a civil disobedience campaign that formed in Britain a yea...

Hundreds of scientists sign declaration supporting civil disobedience to force climate action

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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

Nordic PMs, CEOs sign joint declaration on climate change Nordic prime ministers and business leaders sought on Tuesday to reinforce the 2015 Paris Climate Agreement and the U.N. Sustainable Development Goal...
19:52, 2019-08-20

Sudan protesters call for civil disobedience campaign Protesters in Sudan have threatened acts of civil disobedience after the army partially rejected proposals for civilian rule. Demonstrators believe t...
00:52, 2019-05-09

Sudan protesters threaten military with civil disobedience KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Sudan’s protesters are threatening a civil disobedience campaign if the ruling military refuses to hand over power to ci...
11:40, 2019-05-30

Sudan: 4 dead after civil disobedience campaign begins The opposition has called on people across Sudan to join a civil disobedience campaign to force transition of power. Monday marks a week since forces...
04:24, 2019-06-10

Sudan: key protest group calls for nationwide 'civil disobedience' Sudanese Professionals Association says action will start on Sunday and end ‘when a civilian government announces itself’ A key protest group has ann...
04:36, 2019-06-09

Sudan protesters call for civil disobedience to push army KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Sudan’s protest leaders are calling on Sudanese to take part in acts of civil disobedience in a bid to pressure the mili...
17:44, 2019-06-08

B.C. Green’s Weaver ‘very worried’ about civil disobedience after pipeline approval "I'm very worried about how this is going to end up," says B.C. Green Party Leader Andrew Weaver....
17:40, 2019-06-23

Sudan protest leaders call for civil disobedience against military rulers One of Sudan's biggest pro-democracy groups says people should pile pressure on the country's military rulers. The call came days after the military ...
00:52, 2019-06-09

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

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

Rural women a ‘powerful force’ for global climate action: UN Secretary-General Rural women and girls across the world are a “powerful force” in global action to respond to climate change, according to the UN Secretary-General An...
06:16, 2019-10-15

Dems to force another vote on Trump's border emergency declaration Senate Democrats will force Republicans to vote again on President Donald Trump’s contentious national emergency declaration in the next month.Trump ...
17:52, 2019-09-10

'Storm Area 51' causes second Nevada county to sign emergency declaration A second county in rural Nevada voted Wednesday to pre-sign an emergency declaration out of fears the "Storm Area 51" event next month may bring alie...
00:32, 2019-08-30

U.S. odd man out of climate declaration Trump: Negotiations with China are 'back on track' — Wading into Montana land dispute...
17:28, 2019-07-01

Delhi Declaration: Countries agree to make ‘land degradation neutrality’ by 2030, a national target for action A major UN conference on fighting desertification agreed on Friday to make the Sustainable Development Goal target of achieving “land degradation neu...
21:52, 2019-09-13

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

EU leaders vow to fight climate change, uphold rules-based trade: declaration European Union leaders pledged on Thursday to protect democracy and the rule of law, fight climate change and uphold international trade based on Wor...
14:00, 2019-05-09

Mozambique leaders sign peace accord to end decades of civil conflict It came as more than 5,200 of the former rebel group’s fighters were disarming just weeks before a visit by Pope Francis and a national election that...
00:00, 2019-08-02

Parents eye civil action against Anne Sacoolas after fatal crash The parents of a 19-year-old motorcyclist killed in a hit-and-run crash are considering filing a civil lawsuit against the wife of a US diplomat in t...
17:44, 2019-10-11

Global climate strikes: Don’t say you’re sorry. We need people who can take action to TAKE ACTUAL ACTION | First Dog on the Moon Brenda the civil disobedience penguin gives some handy dos and don’ts for your civil disobedience Sign up here to get an email whenever First Dog car...
07:12, 2019-09-20

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

Hundreds of sharks and rays entangled in plastic, scientists say Hundreds of sharks and rays are entangled in plastic waste in the ocean, according to new research....
16:12, 2019-07-08

Hundreds of dolphins have died along Gulf Coast since February, scientists say At least 279 animals have been stranded, triple the usual figure, and 98% have died, prompting investigationAt least 279 dolphins have become strande...
18:24, 2019-06-15

Scientists find hundreds of sharks, giant rays tangled in plastic In total, the new research recorded 1,116 reported cases of marine life tangled up in plastic dumped in the ocean -- but its authors say the true num...
21:20, 2019-07-05

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

MIT and U.S. Air Force sign agreement to launch AI Accelerator MIT and the U.S. Air Force have signed an agreement to launch a new program designed to make fundamental advances in artificial intelligence that cou...
17:04, 2019-05-20

Major oil producers commit to supporting ‘economically meaningful’ carbon pricing regimes after Vatican climate summit VATICAN CITY (AP) — Major oil producers commit to supporting ‘economically meaningful’ carbon pricing regimes after Vatican climate summi...
15:56, 2019-06-14

Hundreds of thousands sign petitions to save free TV licences for the elderly Hundreds of thousands of people have signed petitions to save free TV licenses for those above the age of 75....
03:56, 2019-06-12

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

Scientists Say They’ve Identified the Earliest Sign of Humans Outside Africa NEW YORK — Scientists say they’ve identified the earliest sign of our species outside Africa, a chunk of skull recovered from a cave in s...
15:32, 2019-07-11

Hundreds of children die in Philippine dengue epidemic as local action urged Health ministry calls for greater efforts to deal with mosquito-borne disease at village level as death toll reaches four figuresThe Philippine healt...
08:36, 2019-09-12

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

Air Force warns storming Area 51 is 'dangerous' as 1.3M people sign up to break in A widely discussed event to "storm" Area 51 may be a joke, but the U.S. military isn't playing around....
01:04, 2019-07-17

Hundreds March In Mexico City to Demand Action Against Police Accused of Rape Hundreds gathered in the streets of Mexico City on Friday to protest police violence and demand punishment for police officers accused of raping mino...
23:20, 2019-08-18

Pelosi to Trump: Use the Constitution to force Senate action on guns Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday called on President Donald Trump to use his constitutional powers to bring the Senate back into session, ramping up ...
01:28, 2019-08-09

‘Listen to the scientists’: Greta Thunberg urges Congress to take action Teen climate activists attend a hearing to address the climate crisis and its traumatic effect on the younger generationClimate campaigner Greta Thun...
21:28, 2019-09-18

Hungarian scientists mull legal action over government controls The head of Hungary's oldest scientific institute said it was considering taking legal action to challenge government moves to take more control over...
13:52, 2019-06-12

John Malkovich, Ben Schwartz, and Tawny Newsome sign on for Steve Carell's Space Force show Few shows currently in active development seem like more of a product of a brief, semi-serious, “Fuck it, why not?” conversation than Netflix’s new s...
04:12, 2019-09-27

Scientists in Chile have found a 15,000-year-old footprint, the earliest sign of humans' presence in the Americas A team of scientists in Chile say they've found a human footprint that dates back more than 15,000 years -- the oldest one ever found in the Americas...
01:04, 2019-04-30

Kamala Harris Takes Twitter to Task Over Trump Tweets: 'We Need a Civil Society, Not Civil War' On Tuesday night, as the president tweeted about impeachment efforts—likening an inquiry into his self-made Ukraine scandal to a “coup”—Sen. Kamala H...
18:12, 2019-10-02

‘The time for action is now’ senior UN peacekeeping official says, urging support for regional force combating Sahel terrorism The five-year-old force working to stabilize Africa’s Sahel has shown great potential, but needs more support from the international community to rea...
23:32, 2019-05-16

Hundreds of puffins are starving to death because of climate change Hundreds of dead seabirds have washed up on an Alaskan island – all apparently starved to death because the warming waters they forage from contain l...
20:48, 2019-05-29

Hundreds of mayors sign letter urging Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to call Congress back to Washington for votes on gun safety legislation (NBC News)  More than 200 mayors from across the country are urging Congress to return to Washington and begin work on new gun safety legislation. Ea...
07:52, 2019-08-09

Hundreds of climate change activists block Amsterdam traffic Hundreds of climate change activists chanting "rebellion!" blocked traffic in downtown Amsterdam on Monday morning, defying a ban by police who said ...
09:40, 2019-10-07

Hundreds of climate activists end blockade at German coal mine The protests started after European Union leaders failed to agree on how to make the EU carbon neutral by 2050....
16:24, 2019-06-23

Hundreds of arrests as London climate-change activists vow more protests London police have made nearly 500 arrests as climate-change protesters, labelled "uncooperative crusties" by Prime Minister Boris Johnson, continue ...
18:12, 2019-10-08

Hamilton climate strike in Gore Park draws hundreds Gore Park was flooded with people calling for action on climate change Friday afternoon in one of hundreds of climate strikes across Canada and the w...
00:32, 2019-09-28

Police remove hundreds of climate activists from Lisbon street Portuguese police removed hundreds of climate change activists, mainly from the Extinction Rebellion group, from one of Lisbon's main streets on Frid...
00:00, 2019-09-28

Hundreds of Australian academics declare support for climate rebellion Open letter says the Australian government’s inaction on the climate crisis requires civil disobedience in responseMore than 250 academics at Austral...
20:36, 2019-09-19

Hundreds of teens join Greta Thunberg in climate protest outside UN Swedish climate activist and young strikers gathered in New York to call on adults to act on the climate crisisSwedish climate activist Greta Thunber...
19:44, 2019-08-30

By Degrees: A Parable From Down Under for U.S. Climate Scientists Politics intruded on climate science in Australia. The scientists fought back, led by John Church, a leading world expert on sea level rise....
21:04, 2019-04-11

Hundreds of thousands attend school climate strike rallies across Australia Organisers of the school strike for climate estimate 300,000 people turned out in more than 100 cities and townsHundreds of thousands of Australians ...
12:32, 2019-09-20

Hundreds of arrests as climate change protesters block streets around world "SORRY that we blocked the road, but this is an emergency," declared placards held by activists in Amsterdam....
17:36, 2019-10-07

Hundreds of young people join Greta Thunberg in climate protest outside UN Swedish teen climate activist protests among surging crowdsYoung speakers take the microphone to urge climate actionTeen climate activist Greta Thunb...
21:04, 2019-08-30

Hundreds walk out of school to protest climate change inaction in Regina More than 500 students skipped class to call for the Saskatchewan government to take more action on climate change....
02:28, 2019-05-04

Politicians will have to force us to adopt climate-friendly lifestyles People are happy to make small tweaks to their lifestyle to combat climate change, but we will need governments to force us to achieve large emission...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Companies lag in climate-related disclosures: G20 Task Force Companies are failing to disclose sufficient detail about how exposed they are to the potential risks of climate change, a global task force said in ...
14:24, 2019-06-05

July on course to be hottest month ever, say climate scientists Record global temperatures this month set to beat previous record set in 2017Record temperatures across much of the world over the past two weeks cou...
18:12, 2019-07-16

‘Earthworm Dilemma’ Has Climate Scientists Racing to Keep Up Worms are wriggling into Earth’s northernmost forests, creating major unknowns for climate-change models....
11:00, 2019-05-20

Climate change: Zero emissions law should be PM's legacy, scientists say Climate scientists ask Theresa May to make her "legacy" a target to cut greenhouse gases to zero....
01:28, 2019-05-31

Greta Thunberg leads hundreds of thousands of protesters at Montreal climate march The Montreal rally drew hundreds of thousands of protesters in the fight against climate change....
22:00, 2019-09-27

Greta Thunberg joins hundreds of teenagers in climate protest in New York - video Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg was joined by hundreds of American teenagers protesting outside the UN headquarters in New York on Friday cal...
21:04, 2019-08-30

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

UN climate summit: Scientists’ messages to world leaders Greta Thunberg has urged US congress to "listen to the scientists". Here's what climate scientists have to say ahead of next week's UN climate summit...
15:56, 2019-09-19

Climate scientists document ‘extreme conditions on hot day’ in Greenland The photo gives the illusion that the dogs, and the sleds carrying the researchers, are walking on water....
21:44, 2019-06-18

Scientists want to create 3D map of Earth before climate change ruins it Capturing a snapshot of present-day Earth in a high-resolution 3D model may be the best way of safeguarding future scientific efforts against the cha...
20:56, 2019-10-15

Scientists to Drift With Arctic Ice to Study Climate Change The Mosaic expedition, a $155 million undertaking five years in the making, aims for a better understanding of how global warming will affect the Arc...
13:20, 2019-09-26

Arctic mission will trap scientists in ice to study climate Scientists plan to sail the RV Polarstern into the Arctic Ocean, anchor it to a large piece of sea ice and allow the water to freeze around them, eff...
20:28, 2019-07-04

Climate scientists prepare for largest ever Arctic expedition Hundreds of researchers will spend year on ship improving understanding of sea iceResearchers from more than a dozen nations are preparing to launch ...
10:40, 2019-09-20

Arctic expedition will take scientists to ‘epicenter’ of climate change Scientists hope the yearlong journey through the ice will improve the scientific models that underpin our understanding of climate change....
19:44, 2019-09-20

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

Scientists want to create 3-D map of Earth before climate change ruins it Capturing a snapshot of present-day Earth in a high-resolution 3-D model may be the best way of safeguarding future scientific efforts against the ch...
23:00, 2019-10-15

Tybee Island Police Department says officers’ body camera footage shows proper action was taken during a recent arrest that some claimed was an excessive use of force. (WSAV/NBC News) Georgia’s Tybee Police Department has released more video showing a closer look at what happened when two officers arrested 21-...
07:32, 2019-08-08

Montreal climate march expected to draw hundreds of thousands, snarl traffic downtown The Montreal rally is expected to draw a heavy youth presence, with organizers estimating up to 300,000 protesters will be in attendance....
16:08, 2019-09-27

After skepticism, U.S. Chamber of Commerce forms climate change task force The U.S. Chamber of Commerce said on Tuesday it was forming a climate change task force to better understand how businesses are responding to the iss...
23:20, 2019-09-24

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

Mission in the Arctic will trap scientists in ice to study climate change Scientists plan to sail the ship into the Arctic Ocean, anchor it to a large piece of sea ice and allow the water to freeze around them, effectively ...
01:24, 2019-07-04

Scientists want to make a 3D map of the entire world before climate change ruins it To record the world's most vulnerable places before they disappear, we're going to need a lot of lasers....
11:09, 2019-10-16

Scientists race to read Austria's melting climate archive Scientists are racing to read a rapidly melting archive of climate data going back thousands of years - the inside of Austria's Alpine glaciers....
14:00, 2019-09-23

Climate change is taking its toll on Greek monuments, say scientists Climate change is threatening ancient Greek monuments, among them the Acropolis, one of the most-visited archaeological sites in the world, scientist...
15:04, 2019-06-25

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

Scientists Set Out to Drift With Arctic Ice for a Year to Study Climate Change The Mosaic expedition, a $155 million undertaking five years in the making, aims for a better understanding of how global warming will affect the Arc...
20:36, 2019-09-20

Heat wave 3 degrees hotter due to climate change: scientists A rapid study by European scientists has revealed the impact of man-made global warming on the recent extreme weather. They calculated the odds of re...
15:16, 2019-08-02

Climate scientists partner with McKinsey to push companies to self-regulate Leading climate science institute Woods Hole Research Center is taking its first run at directly influencing corporate behavior on climate change thr...
20:08, 2019-06-04

Trump Science Adviser Actually Compared Climate Scientists to Nazis The Trump administration is working hard to sabotage as much climate change research as it possibly can....
22:04, 2019-05-28

UK scientists join the Extinction Rebellion climate change protests New Scientist spoke to members of Extinction Rebellion who are scientists to find out why they are taking to the streets of London to protest climate...
20:20, 2019-10-07

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

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

Greta Thunberg tells US lawmakers 'listen to scientists' on climate change Speaking to the US Congress, the teenage climate activist has urged lawmakers to take action on the "existential crisis" of climate change. Thunberg ...
03:52, 2019-09-19

One of America’s top climate scientists is an evangelical Christian. She’s on a mission to convert skeptics. Faith in God is central to Katharine Hayhoe’s life. But when it comes to fighting climate change, “the answer is up to us.”...
12:36, 2019-07-15

Chile's Southern Patagonia Ice Field ruptured by climate change: scientists Chile's 12,000 square kilometer (4,633 square mile) Southern Patagonia Ice Field split in two and is likely to continue to fracture amid climate chan...
00:16, 2019-05-24

Greta Thunberg: Teen tells UK politicians 'listen to climate scientists' Teenage activist Greta Thunberg, who will meet UK politicians, also praises climate change protesters....
08:12, 2019-04-23

Scientists Prepare to Drift With Arctic Ice for a Year to Study Climate Change The Mosaic expedition, a $155 million undertaking five years in the making, aims for a better understanding of how global warming will affect the Arc...
01:12, 2019-09-20

US briefing: Ukraine memo, climate scientists snub Trump, and Ed Buck Thursday’s top story: Trump pressed Ukraine president to investigate Biden as ‘a favor’. Plus, has James Franco just made the worst film of the year?...
13:44, 2019-09-26

Storm Barry's threat to New Orleans heightened by climate change: scientists Tropical Storm Barry, which is expected to flood New Orleans and threaten lives along the Mississippi River, is being fueled by warmth in the Gulf o...
20:28, 2019-07-12

US briefing: Ukraine memo, climate scientists snub Trump and Ed Buck Thursday’s top story: Trump pressed Ukraine president to investigate Biden as ‘a favor’. Plus, has James Franco just made the worst film of the year?...
12:56, 2019-09-26

Climate change: Scientists to report on ocean 'emergency' caused by warming Researchers from around the world meet to finalise a study on the impact of warming on oceans and icy regions....
02:28, 2019-09-24

Two thirds of ice in the Alps will melt by 2100 due to climate change, scientists warn Emissions rising at their current rates will result in almost all of the glaciers in the Alps melting by the end of the century....
20:56, 2019-04-11

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

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

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

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

Boris Johnson to unveil £1 billion in funding to help scientists tackle climate change Up to £1 billion of the aid budget will be made available to scientists inventing new technology to tackle the climate crisis in developing countries...
23:52, 2019-09-22

Scientists Unveil Memorial To Iceland’s ‘First’ Dead Glacier Lost To Climate Change Iceland is mourning the loss of one of its famous glaciers, Okjökull Glacier, in an official memorial ceremony that will take place on August 18...
21:36, 2019-07-22

Nuclear war between India and Pakistan would unleash 'global climate catastrophe', scientists warn A nuclear war between India and Pakistan would place the entire planet in jeopardy by unleashing a “climate catastrophe,” according to the American A...
20:56, 2019-10-03

Scientists begin ambitious Arctic mission to sharpen climate change models The 140-million euro ($158 million) expedition into the ice will see 600 scientists from 19 countries, including Germany, the United States, Britain,...
03:36, 2019-09-21

Scientists Predict Climate Change Will Make Dangerous Heat Waves Far More Common People all across the U.S. have been sweating through heat waves this summer, and new research suggests they should get used to it. Over the next cen...
21:32, 2019-07-16

Scientists call on Elections Canada to clarify policy on climate change advertising The scientists are calling on Elections Canada to clarify how it interprets issue-based advertising rules in the Elections Act so that groups can adv...
23:36, 2019-08-22

No flights, a four-day week and living off-grid: what climate scientists do at home to save the planet What changes have the experts made to their own lives to tackle the climate emergency? ‘We need to reduce our capacity and urge to consume’ Continue ...
11:24, 2019-06-29

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

'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

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

'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

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

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

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

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

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

Watch: Traffic sign hacked to display climate change messages A digital traffic sign in Houston was apparently hacked to display apocalyptic messages warning of a climate catastrophe....
18:44, 2019-06-12

200 Reindeer Starved to Death. Experts Call It a Sign of Climate Change. Scientists surveying reindeer populations in Norway said the deaths occurred on iced pastures in the Arctic, a result of global warming’s effect on a...
20:40, 2019-07-31

Liberals push climate change motion in attempt to force Conservatives to show policy hand In a battle to see can prove they care more about the environment, both the Liberals and the federal New Democrats are pushing motions this week to d...
00:40, 2019-05-15

Scientists discovered a 2,624-year-old tree in a North Carolina swamp. Climate change could kill it. A tree grows in North Carolina, and it has been growing there for a long, looooooong time....
17:04, 2019-05-10

As Dorian stalls, scientists debate if climate change is creating slower-moving hurricanes 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...
01:12, 2019-09-04

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

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

‘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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

Macron warns he won't sign Mercosur deal if Brazil leaves climate accord French President Emmanuel Macron said on Thursday he would not sign any trade deal with Brazil if President Jair Bolsonaro pulled out of the Paris cl...
13:44, 2019-06-27

Ahead of UN summit, leading scientists warn climate change ‘hitting harder and sooner’ than forecast Top climate scientists issued a report Sunday showing that over the last several years, sea-level rise, planetary warming, shrinking ice sheets and c...
21:04, 2019-09-22

We scientists must rise up to prevent the climate crisis. Words aren’t enough | Claire Wordley and Charlie Gardner Our profession has been great at raising awareness. But this alone won’t succeed against the might of the oil and gas lobbyistsAs scientists, we tend...
07:28, 2019-09-06

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

'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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

'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

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

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

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

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

Extinction Rebellion founder calls for mass psychedelic disobedience Gail Bradbrook, a co-founder of Extinction Rebellion, has called for a mass ingestion of psychedelic substances in protest against the criminalisatio...
19:16, 2019-08-19

Finally Some Good News: Scientists Have Concluded That Climate Change Will Not Affect The Size Of This Kid’s Fascinatingly Humongous Head With news of catastrophic storms and record-setting heat waves coming at a near-weekly clip, there’s never a shortage of stories about the damage cli...
15:44, 2019-07-01

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

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

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

Individual action can't fight climate crisis. We need a collective response | Elizabeth Rush Individual action can’t fight climate crisis. These Americans know we need a collective responseLast fall, as I landed in New Orleans, a seed of exis...
13:20, 2019-08-30

Greta Thunberg sees Trump as he arrives for UN climate action summit - video Greta Thunberg briefly crossed paths with Donald Trump at the United Nations in New York on Monday. Thunberg, the Swedish climate activist, fixed Tru...
20:52, 2019-09-23

'No faith in coal': religious leaders urge Scott Morrison to take climate action Open letter calls on the prime minister to block all new coal and gas projects, including AdaniMore than 150 religious leaders have called on Scott M...
04:52, 2019-06-25

Americans demand climate action (as long as it doesn't cost much): Reuters poll Nearly 70 percent of Americans, including a majority of Republicans, want the United States to take “aggressive” action to combat climate change - bu...
12:20, 2019-06-26

Youth strike for climate: Thousands of eco protesters gather worldwide in mass day of action Young eco activists gathered in London as the latest school strike for climate action took part worldwide today....
18:56, 2019-05-24

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

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

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

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

Teenage activist Greta Thunberg brings call for climate action to Iowa Hundreds of people gathered in Iowa City on Friday to watch teenage activist Greta Thunberg speak at a rally to demand that political leaders and ins...
20:44, 2019-10-04

Britain’s climate advisers slam government progress, call for urgent action Britain has failed to set sufficient policies to combat climate change and must act urgently to cut greenhouse gas emissions to meet its new net zero...
01:36, 2019-07-10

Super funds and investors with $34tn urge leaders to speed up climate action Fund managers call on world leaders to bring in carbon pricing and phase out coal power ahead of G20Superannuation funds and investors representing U...
06:20, 2019-06-26

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

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

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

Teenage activist Greta Thunberg bringing call for climate action to Iowa Teenage activist Greta Thunberg will take her campaign demanding that world leaders tackle climate change, which began as a lonely vigil outside the ...
12:56, 2019-10-04

F1: Sebastian Vettel and Charles Leclerc react to Ferrari disobedience – video Lewis Hamilton managed to take advantage of a mishap from Ferrari before winning the Russian F1 Grand Prix in Sochi. Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel repea...
17:44, 2019-09-29

Mothers Rise Up march: Rosamund Kissi-Debrah whose daughter died of asthma attack linked to air pollution joins hundreds at London climate rally The mother of Ella Kissi-Debrah, who died of an asthma attack believed to be linked to air pollution, told a climate rally her daughter died a "very ...
19:28, 2019-05-12

Calgary students join worldwide strike for climate action with Green Party leader Over 300 people took part in the Global Climate Strike held in Calgary on Friday at City Hall Municipal Plaza, including Green Party Leader Elizabeth...
01:04, 2019-09-21

At UN, youth activists demand bold climate action, vow to hold leaders accountable at ballot box Students and young activists on Saturday threw down the gauntlet to world leaders heading to United Nations Headquarters next week for high-level cli...
21:52, 2019-09-21

At UN, youth activists demand bold climate action, vow to hold leaders accountable at the ballot box Students and young activists on Saturday threw down the gauntlet to world leaders heading to United Nations Headquarters next week for high-level cli...
22:56, 2019-09-21

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

Swedish activist Thunberg joins other teens on Capitol Hill to urge climate action Swedish teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg joined other youth leaders to urge U.S. lawmakers to support “transformative climate action” d...
19:16, 2019-09-17

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

Democratic debate: climate crisis finally addressed as candidates urge action – live The 10 candidates on stage in Houston offered varied approaches to climate, as well as tackling, gun control and healthcare 3.07am BST Beto O’Rourke’...
04:16, 2019-09-13

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

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

Ocasio-Cortez tells world's mayors drastic action needed on climate crisis In a passionate address to leaders of 94 cities in Copenhagen, the congresswoman called ‘runaway’ pursuit of profit unsustainableUS congresswoman Ale...
21:20, 2019-10-11

Guterres underlines climate action urgency, as UN weather agency confirms record global warming In the wake of data released by the United Nations World Meteorological Organization (WMO), showing the past four years were officially the ‘four war...
10:43, 2019-04-09

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

At UN, youth activists press for bold action on climate emergency, vow to hold leaders accountable at the ballot box Students and young activists on Saturday threw down the gauntlet to world leaders heading to United Nations Headquarters next week for high-level cli...
23:16, 2019-09-21

In visit to hurricane-ravaged Bahamas, UN chief calls for greater action to address climate change World leaders attending the upcoming UN Climate Action Summit are being urged to show up armed not with speeches but with plans to achieve carbon neu...
02:04, 2019-09-14

‘Revved up climate action’ needed to counter ‘prolonged’ and deadly storms like Cyclone Idai: Guterres Cyclone Idai and the mounting death toll is “yet another alarm bell about the dangers of climate change” UN Secretary-General António Guterres said o...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Greta Thunberg tells world leaders ‘you are failing us’, as nations announce fresh climate action Speaking at the beginning of the UN’s Climate Action Summit on Monday, the 16-year-old acclaimed climate activist Greta Thunberg, was unsparing in he...
18:52, 2019-09-23

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

Ecology Action Centre report identifies climate targets to help guide Nova Scotia’s green economy The new report explores the environmental and economic costs and benefits of meeting new climate goals....
00:56, 2019-09-18

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

London's climate will feel like Barcelona's by 2050, scientists say London's climate will be more like Barcelona's by 2050 as the impact of global warming brings a striking change in conditions, expert analysis shows....
23:44, 2019-07-10

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

Friday’s Daily Brief: More climate action says Guterres, migrant children dangers, Ebola fight, record-setting weather This Friday, we cover: UN chief appeals for stronger climate action commitment; report on migrant children deaths and disappearances; Ebola fight in ...
22:36, 2019-06-28

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

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

NRA sues San Francisco over ‘terrorist organization’ declaration The National Rifle Association sued San Francisco on Monday over the city’s recent declaration that the gun rights lobby is a “domestic terrorist org...
21:41, 2019-09-10

Anthony Davis’ Lakers declaration: We can beat anybody Anthony Davis wasted no time putting a target on the Lakers’ backs. After being formally introduced as a Laker during a Saturday press conferen...
18:52, 2019-07-14

Iraq coalition says Israeli airstrikes a ‘declaration of war’ The Fatah Coalition said it holds the United States fully responsible for the alleged Israeli aggression, "which we consider to be a declaration of w...
01:56, 2019-08-27

Exhibit will show rare copy of Declaration of Independence NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A Yale University library will display a rare copy of the Declaration of Independence and hold a public reading to mark the 2...
20:16, 2019-06-23

Extinction Rebellion: 'Fashion week should be a declaration of emergency' At the Port Eliot festival in Cornwall, two members of the campaign group talked about how the fashion industry must adapt – nowOn Friday afternoon, ...
21:44, 2019-07-26

Rare surviving Declaration of Independence draft on display in NYC Here’s one way to celebrate Independence Day that has nothing to do with fireworks or cookouts. Only two complete “fair copies” of ...
16:16, 2019-07-01

Sudan's military, opposition agree constitutional declaration The African Union said the ruling generals and opposition leaders have reached "full agreement" on a constitutional declaration. Negotiations between...
05:20, 2019-08-03

Alex Morgan's tea celebration against England called 'a declaration of war' USA striker continues string of provocative celebrationsCelebration comes during World Cup semi-final victoryUS goal celebrations were a talking poin...
23:16, 2019-07-02

Schoolgirl, 5, sets up 'climate action' rally for primary kids A girl aged five has organised a "climate action" rally for primary school children to coincide with a planned walkout by pupils across London....
15:40, 2019-05-22

Young Edmontonians join global ‘climate strike’ to demand action on global warming A couple hundred young people marched through downtown Edmonton on Friday before taking part in a "die-in" to draw attention to what they fear may ha...
01:04, 2019-09-21

Emergency declaration issued ahead of ‘Storm Area 51’ event Nevada officials have issued an emergency declaration ahead of the viral “Storm Area 51” raid that’s supposed to happen next month ...
07:12, 2019-08-21

Trump views rare handwritten copy of US Declaration of Independence President Trump was shown one of two handwritten copies of the US Declaration of Independence while visiting outgoing British Prime Minister Theresa ...
13:52, 2019-06-04

UN makes ‘declaration of digital interdependence’, with release of tech report The digital future must be safer and more inclusive, says a new tech report, “the Age of Digital Interdependence”, released on Monday by the UN High ...
20:32, 2019-06-10

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

Rare 1776 printing of the Declaration of Independence on display for the first time in over a century An extremely rare 1776 printing of the Declaration of Independence has gone on public display for the first time in over a century....
22:44, 2019-06-24

As Ebola Cases Rise in Congo, the W.H.O. Declines to Issue Emergency Declaration The epidemic shows no signs of abating. In the eight-month-old outbreak, the highest number of cases recorded in a single day occurred this week....
20:32, 2019-04-12

House forces Trump to veto bill blocking emergency declaration on wall The House on Friday voted to once again overturn President Donald Trump’s national emergency declaration to build a border wall, sending the legislat...
17:28, 2019-09-27

Adam Gase makes bold declaration as Jets open training camp The Jets have missed the playoffs for eight straight seasons and have not even contended for the playoffs in the last three years. New coach Adam Gas...
18:36, 2019-07-24

Brexit: Merkel suggests changes to political declaration could solve backstop problem - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen 5.45pm BST Johnson says he has watched a lot of EU negotiations.What seems imposs...
19:00, 2019-08-21

National Archives confirm Declaration of Independence, Constitution and Bill of Rights safe after D.C. flooding Dangerous flash floods have rocked the Washington, D.C. area on Monday, but the nation's founding documents are safe, according to The National Archi...
00:24, 2019-07-09

U.S. judge blocks Trump from building sections of border wall with money secured under emergency declaration SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — U.S. judge blocks Trump from building sections of border wall with money secured under emergency declaration....
03:36, 2019-05-25

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

Sign Up For The Deadspin Newsletter, Then Sign Up Your Enemies Many people have come up to me—on the street, at a restaurant, in my bathroom—with tears in their eyes, and they’ve asked, “Sir, when is the Deadspin...
19:48, 2019-09-13

Scaramucci says he’s done supporting Trump The Mooch is no longer in President Trump’s corner. Anthony Scaramucci, who served all of 11 days in the administration as White House communic...
17:00, 2019-08-12

Glastonbury: Supporting Stormzy's headline set As Stormzy delivered his acclaimed headline performance at Friday's Festival, interpreter Tara Asher who specialises in signing grime music was worki...
08:04, 2019-07-01

New Jersey woman sentenced for supporting ISIS — again A New Jersey native who acted as a double-agent for ISIS was being sentenced in Brooklyn Monday for providing material support to the terror group — ...
19:12, 2019-06-24

Trump thanks IAFF members supporting him over Biden President Trump tweeted his thanks Friday night to the international firefighters association union members who bucked their leadership’s endorsement...
02:56, 2019-05-04

The Inevitable Cosplay Of Overwatch's Mei Supporting Hong Kong Yesterday, when Kotaku reported that Overwatch’s Mei had been turned into a symbol of the Hong Kong resistance, one commenter wondered if there would...
12:04, 2019-10-10

‘SNL’ jabs GOP for supporting Trump, hating Ocasio-Cortez AOC would be just too much for the GOP. Saturday Night Live’s cold opener poked fun at leading Republicans’ unwavering support of Preside...
16:40, 2019-05-12

I have lifelong form supporting the underdog | Coco Khan The euphoria of winning is unfamiliar when you are always on the losing sideDriving home from Wembley stadium last month, I had a realisation. I’d be...
15:24, 2019-05-31

Germany arrests Kosovo man accused of supporting IS group BERLIN (AP) — German authorities have arrested a Kosovo national accused of supporting the Islamic State group by transferring thousands of euros to ...
16:12, 2019-06-12

Small business owners are foolishly supporting 'Medicare for all' Small business owners are coming around to "Medicare for all," according to a new national survey from the Commonwealth Fund....
21:32, 2019-09-27

Prosecutor responds to detective supporting LGBT executions KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee district attorney is reviewing all pending cases investigated by a detective who has said the government should e...
19:12, 2019-06-13

Bernie's Campaign Is Now Directly Supporting Strikes, Which Owns The Bernie Sanders campaign used its massive platform and organizing apparatus to rally support for University of California workers’ one-day strike ...
21:00, 2019-05-17

Slowthai on Mercury prize, new PM and supporting Liam Gallagher As people are starting to quietly trail out of the room at the end of the Mercury Prize 2019 announcement, a loud voice shouts out from the podium: "...
19:44, 2019-07-25

How Khloe Kardashian Is Supporting BFF Malika Haqq During Her Pregnancy Khloe Kardashian will be right by BFF Malika Haqq's side throughout her pregnancy. On Friday, the 36-year-old star, who is a close friend of the Kar...
00:48, 2019-09-28

Matthew Stafford supporting wife Kelly through ‘tough times’ ALLEN PARK, Mich. — Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford is juggling his job on the field and his role as a husband and father as his wife, Kel...
06:20, 2019-05-22

Penn State confiscates T-shirts supporting Jonathan Sutherland The “Chains, Tatoos, Dread & WE ARE” T-shirts Penn State players were wearing before Saturday night’s road game against Iowa appare...
04:32, 2019-10-13

For Mother's Day, Trump-supporting moms talk about their struggles, experiences Many American moms have thrown their support behind President Donald Trump -- some publicly -- and have experienced the challenges that come with tha...
19:32, 2019-05-12

Read Jon Stewart’s full testimony supporting the 9/11 victims fund Jon Stewart, the former host of “The Daily Show,” and Luis Alvarez, a retired NYPD detective who responded to Ground Zero after the 9/11 ...
18:44, 2019-06-12

'Closing orphanages isn’t enough': the centres supporting children and families in Uganda Social workers are developing services that address underlying poverty and help reintegrate children back to a loving family environmentWorking child...
14:40, 2019-10-08

Charlie Daniels on why he's committed to supporting veterans: 'There is a great need for assistance' Whether you have an ear for gospel music, southern rock songs or that country twang – one thing will be certain, Charlie Daniels serves it to you str...
14:08, 2019-09-11

Number of Americans supporting Trump impeachment is growing: poll The number of Americans who now support impeaching President Trump is growing, according to a poll released this week. A new poll from NPR-PBS NewsHo...
17:52, 2019-09-28

Online knitting site bans posts supporting Trump A niche social media website devoted to knitting is banning posts supporting President Donald Trump, claiming the content amounts to advocating for w...
16:00, 2019-06-25

Ilhan Omar proposes resolution supporting boycott of Israel Omar’s resolution seeks to push back against US laws banning the boycott of Israel and affirms the right of Americans to organize boycotts of foreign...
20:00, 2019-07-18

Garden feeders are supporting rising numbers of urban birds More than half of British homeowners feed birds, maintaining 133 speciesThe increasingly appetising buffet provided for garden birds, from sunflower ...
17:32, 2019-05-21

China accuses UK of supporting violent Hong Kong protests Beijing has accused Britain of "basking in the faded glory of British colonialism" and reminded the former colonial power of Hong Kong's status. Fore...
11:40, 2019-07-04

Bebe Rexha: Pooch will help me through nerves of supporting Jonas Brothers Bebe Rexha has said having her Insta-friendly pet pooch Bear will help get her through the nerves of supporting the Jonas Brothers on their worldwide...
14:52, 2019-07-19

Montana governor says he’s open to idea of supporting Keystone XL pipeline Montana Gov. Steve Bullock said Monday during an online meeting about climate change that he's open to supporting the Keystone XL pipeline "if it's d...
22:20, 2019-07-01

Biden: Democratic candidate criticized for supporting abortion funding ban Campaign confirms Biden still supports the Hyde amendment, a law that bars the government from paying for abortion servicesReproductive rights groups...
20:44, 2019-06-05

The Flash digs into its supporting characters as its hero takes a break Two episodes into the season, it’s becoming clear that the upcoming “Crisis On Infinite Earths” is not just another annual crossover event. It’s the ...
03:56, 2019-10-16

Ben Roethlisberger, in supporting role, returns to practice three days after elbow surgery Roethlisberger is helping the Steelers prepare for Monday night's game against the Bengals...
17:24, 2019-09-27

Jon Stewart has some fresh fire for lawmakers who blocked a bill supporting 9/11 first responders Four years after leaving The Daily Show—and his default pulpit as one of the last generally trustworthy, moral voices in American political commentar...
04:00, 2019-07-18

Bernie Sanders refuses to apologize for not supporting wars in Middle East Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders said Friday he’d never apologize for refusing to support wars in the Middle East, saying that he was...
19:04, 2019-05-24

Meet 'Barry's' hit men, who make up half of the comedy supporting actor category Does HBO's "Barry" -- the darkly comic tale of a talented hitman yearning to break away from his violent vocation and start a more fulfilling new lif...
22:44, 2019-08-28

Home Depot shoppers threaten boycott over Trump-supporting co-founder Home Depot shoppers have been threatening to boycott the store after its co-founder, Bernie Marcus, revealed in a recent interview that he’d be...
07:32, 2019-07-09

Call of Duty Endowment, the charity all gamers should be supporting this Armed Forces Day Armed Forces Day is this Saturday and for Call of Duty fans there's no excuse not to do your bit to help support ex-forces personnel, by getting invo...
18:32, 2019-06-27

Alyssa Milano faces backlash for supporting a Marianne Williamson fundraiser: ‘I know. I know.’ The "Charmed" actress defended her decision to help raise money for the controversial Democratic candidate, saying Williamson is addressing the "soul...
19:24, 2019-07-17

Israeli education minister under fire for supporting LGBTQ2 conversion therapy Rafi Peretz, who leads a small religious nationalist party, said in a televised interview over the weekend that he supports conversion therapy and ha...
21:52, 2019-07-14

Aaron Lewis talks hecklers, supporting the troops and new album 'State I'm In' Aaron Lewis is eager to get back on the road with his new record, "State I'm In" — especially if it means performing for the troops, which he says is...
17:52, 2019-04-12

Duchess of Sussex visits charity supporting mothers with HIV in Cape Town She had promised to bring gifts, and the Duchess of Sussex did not disappoint on her visit to a charity supporting mothers with HIV....
18:24, 2019-09-25

Alysia Montaño called out Nike for not supporting parents. Many Americans can relate. The Olympian and seven-time national champion appeared to have it all: a healthy child, a supportive husband and her dream job. What she didn’t have,...
18:08, 2019-05-29

Blizzard Entertainment Bans Professional Gamer for Supporting Hong Kong Protestors Blizzard Entertainment has banned a professional Hearthstone player who expressed support for protestors in Hong Kong during a live broadcast followi...
20:00, 2019-10-08

Bose adds Google Assistant to smart speakers and soundbars already supporting Alexa While Amazon and Google are battling for first place among the world's smart speaker vendors, the two tech giants remain open to hardware competition...
01:24, 2019-05-22

Protest seeks to stop US libraries supporting Drag Queen Story Hour Nearly 100,000 Christians have signed a petition to end backing for the events that present kids with ‘unabashedly queer role models’Nearly 100,000 C...
13:52, 2019-08-07

Border state governor criticized from all angles for supporting Trump's tariff plan Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey, a Republican, has made several enemies in backing President Trump’s new tariffs on Mexico. Ducey says border states such as ...
22:16, 2019-06-05

Penn State Confiscates Players' Shirts Supporting Teammate Jonathan Sutherland During their pregame warmups, Penn State football players wore shirts in that supported teammate Jonathan Sutherland, who received a letter from an o...
16:12, 2019-10-13

Hollywood Democrats largely supporting Joe Biden, but reluctant to rally behind single candidate When Joe Biden made one of his first treks to Hollywood for his last presidential race, in 2007, his fundraising had been paltry, he was having troub...
13:08, 2019-05-08

David Webb calls out Reese Witherspoon for deleting tweet supporting Ellen David Webb called out Reese Witherspoon on Thursday for caving into pressure by a Twitter mob shouting down her support for daytime talk show host El...
17:52, 2019-10-10

'I want them to back off': Whoopie Goldberg rips Democrats supporting single-payer healthcare The View host Whoopi Goldberg tore into Democratic presidential candidates who are looking to take away private health insurance....
20:32, 2019-09-13

Dan Crenshaw fact-checks NYT writer who wrongly accused him of not supporting 9/11 victims fund Rep. Dan Crenshaw, R-Tex, had a sharp response to a New York Times writer who accused him of not supporting the 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund, urgin...
02:32, 2019-06-12

Game of Thrones' Peter Dinklage Would Walk Through Fire and Ice Again After Winning Best Supporting Actor Emmy Peter Dinklage did it again. Tyrion Lannister just took home yet another Emmy for best supporting actor in a drama for Game of Thrones, his fourth ...
05:08, 2019-09-23

Tony Shalhoub Wins Emmy for Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series And Has All the Mrs. Maisel Jokes Abe Weissman, come on down! Tony Shalhoub took home won his first Emmy for The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel at the 2019 award show. Shalhoub, who has three ...
02:52, 2019-09-23

Mario Lopez on parents supporting trans kids: "I just think it’s dangerous as a parent to make this determination" Too bad, A.C. Slater fans: Recently released clips from Mario Lopez’s June interview on the conservative PragerU video series The Candace Owens Show,...
20:08, 2019-07-31

Hedley wins BTCC-supporting Ginetta Junior title early at Brands Hatch Elite Motorsport's James Hedley has secured the Ginetta Junior title, part of the support package for the British Touring Car Championship finale at ...
16:56, 2019-10-12

China threatens retaliation after the US House passed a bill supporting Hong Kong protesters China warned it would "take effective measures," against the US, after the House of Representatives passed a bill aimed at supporting protesters in H...
10:48, 2019-10-16

German Soccer Team Releases Player For Supporting Turkish Military Mission Into Syria Second-division German soccer club St. Pauli are famous for their leftist values. The club demonstrated just how deep those values run on Monday by r...
20:36, 2019-10-14

Fans hold signs supporting Hong Kong at Wizards game during China-NBA spat Security approached a fans with a "Free Tibet'' and a Tibet flag. After refusing to give the sign, the fan was followed by security out of their seat...
06:20, 2019-10-10

Nets owner Joe Tsai rips Rockets GM Daryl Morey for supporting Hong Kong demonstrators Brooklyn Nets owner Joe Tsai says the damage from Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey’s tweet showing support for pro-democracy demonstrators in Hong Kong...
14:20, 2019-10-07

NBA Finals 2019: Kawhi Leonard's faltering supporting cast could doom Raptors' chances against Warriors Danny Kanell and Raja Bell break down Game 2 of the Finals after Golden State's five-point win...
11:12, 2019-06-04

Dozens supporting TUSD Family Life Curriculum walk out in solidarity at final public hearing TUCSON — Many supporters of the Family Life Curriculum walked out of Thursday night’s TUSD School Board public hearing at Cholla High Sch...
08:36, 2019-08-23

Philadelphia 76ers 2019-20 roster and projected starting lineup: Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons get new supporting cast The 76ers' roster underwent some big changes in the offseason, including the additions of Al Horford and Josh Richardson...
22:24, 2019-08-09

ACLU Files Lawsuit After California Church Is Removed as Polling Place for Supporting Black Lives Matter With the 2018 midterms three months away, the Fresno, Calif., country clerk and register of voters received a rather peculiar grievance....
18:32, 2019-06-11

Julia Garner Beat Game of Thrones Stars to Win the Emmy for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series Julia Garner just defeated Arya Stark, Sansa Stark, Cersei Lannister and Brienne of Tarth at the Emmys! Of course, that's our way of saying the Ozark...
05:08, 2019-09-23

Meghan Markle pays tribute to Prince Harry and Archie while supporting Serena Williams at US Open final The Duchess of Sussex paid a touching tribute to Prince Harry and son Archie as she supported her friend Serena Williams at the US Open final....
16:00, 2019-09-08

NBA Playoffs 2019: Raptors' supporting cast steals the show against Bucks in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals The Raptors evened the series against the Bucks on Tuesday night, thanks to Kawhi Leonard's teammates...
17:40, 2019-05-22

Raptors vs. Bucks: Toronto's supporting cast steals the show against Milwaukee in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals The Raptors evened the series against the Bucks on Tuesday night thanks to Kawhi Leonard's teammates...
08:48, 2019-05-22

NBA Finals 2019: Stephen Curry's brilliant one-man Warriors show bested by Raptors' resurgent supporting cast in Game 3 Curry did the heavy lifting for Golden State, but every run was answered by one of the Raptors' role players...
07:44, 2019-06-06

2019 NBA Finals: Stephen Curry's brilliant one-man Warriors show bested by Raptors' resurgent supporting cast in Game 3 Curry did the heavy lifting for Golden State, but every run was answered by one of the Raptors' role players...
08:24, 2019-06-06

76ers say fans who held up signs supporting the protests in Hong Kong were ejected for verbal confrontations and 'disrupting the fan experience' AP Photo/Matt Rourke The NBA is still managing the fallout of Daryl Morey's tweet in support of the ongoing protests in Hong Kong. On Tuesday, the co...
01:04, 2019-10-10

Ad supporting Carli Lloyd's NFL dreams ran in a Tampa newspaper after the Bucs' kicker missed a game-winning field goal Pedro Vilela/Getty Deodorant company Secret bought an ad in the Tampa Bay Times supporting Carli Lloyd's NFL dreams and mocking the Tampa Bay Buccan...
19:52, 2019-09-26

Trump's Civil War Is Already Starting Since the very beginning of the 2016 campaign, it’s been exceedingly difficult to describe anything Donald Trump has done or said as a “new low.” On ...
18:00, 2019-09-30

Rockets' 2019-20 roster and projected starting lineup: James Harden, Russell Westbrook lead re-tooled supporting cast The Rockets made a big trade this summer, but will try to win the same way that they always have...
21:12, 2019-08-09

A book about the Civil War that speaks to our times, too. Roxana Robinson’s ‘Dawson’s Fall’ melds autobiography and history into a rewarding work of fiction...
15:16, 2019-05-15

Brexit civil servants given over £1m in bonuses Staff at the Brexit Department received more than £1 million in bonuses in a year, official figures reveal today....
13:28, 2019-06-21

Jay Inslee: Abortion access should be a civil right RAYMOND, N.H. — Washington Gov. Jay Inslee vowed Saturday to push for legislation making abortion access a civil right should he clinch the White Hou...
02:40, 2019-05-19

Can Roblox’s 90 million users be civil to each other? Laura Higgins is head of digital civility at Roblox, which means it's her job to ensure that all 90 million monthly users are nice to each other.Read...
17:12, 2019-07-02

Yemen civil war: the conflict explained Everything you need to know about conflict that has turned country into humanitarian catastropheUK arms sales to Saudi Arabia unlawful, court of appe...
14:32, 2019-06-20

Civil rights 'under serious attack' across the globe More than half of countries use censorship, harassment or violence to repress public debate, warns a reportNearly six in 10 countries are seriously r...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Empowering women in Yemen's civil war When it comes to gender equality, Yemen is ranked worst in the world, and women and girls have suffered massively in the country's five years of figh...
20:16, 2019-09-25

ICE sued for ‘unlawful and unconstitutional’ civil arrests State and local law enforcement officials are suing US Immigration and Customs Enforcement for carrying out “unlawful and unconstitutional̶...
22:20, 2019-09-25

A view of Syria’s civil war, from Assad’s inner circle A high-level defector helps Sam Dagher explain the brutal conflict and the president’s role in it....
18:16, 2019-08-30

NSA vs. civil liberties groups on phone surveillance U.S. intelligence officials have asked Congress to permanently extend a controversial program that has allowed the National Security Agency to collec...
05:32, 2019-09-06

Yemeni poetry thrives despite trauma of civil war Poets explore how the artform can unite people on different sides of conflictA story is often told to illustrate how central poetry is to Yemeni cult...
14:04, 2019-05-19

Pakistan reopens airspace for civil aviation Commercial and cargo flights can now fully access Pakistani airspace for the first time since a skirmish with India in February. The airspace closure...
10:24, 2019-07-16

Child soldiers used in Yemen civil war, report says All sides of the conflict are responsible for using children in battle, a new report says. Since 2012, when the civil war in Yemen begun, at least 70...
15:16, 2019-07-16

Germany's Selmayr to quit as top EU civil servant Secretary-General Martin Selmayr looks set to quit next week. The German drew rebukes last year over his sudden rise to Commission general secretary ...
16:44, 2019-07-16

Taylor vs. Scooter: The Pop Music Civil War of 2019 The superstar complained that the powerful manager acquired her master recordings, setting off a debate that divided the industry....
21:20, 2019-07-03

While Social Media Giants Struggle to Police Hate Speech and Divisive Rhetoric, This Knitting Site Just Banned Posts Supporting the Trump Administration Ravelry, a popular social network and online community for knitters and other needleworkers, has banned posts in support of President Donald Trump, s...
00:28, 2019-06-25

'Egg Boy' donates £54,000 to charity supporting victims of the Christchurch terror attacks A teenage boy who went viral for egging an Australian senator has donated £54,000 to the victims of the Christchurch terror attack....
17:24, 2019-05-28

Dwyane Wade details supporting son at Miami Pride, tells parents: 'Get to know your kids' The NBA basketball star said it's a parent's job "to facilitate their lives and to support them and be behind them in whatever they want to...
22:08, 2019-06-18

Kevin Spacey Accuser Files Civil Lawsuit The suit seeks unspecified damages for “severe and permanent mental distress and emotional injuries.”...
18:32, 2019-06-27

Speaker calls for removal of Civil War plaque in Statehouse ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The speaker of Maryland’s House of Delegates has called for the removal of a Statehouse plaque that honors the Civil War&...
17:52, 2019-05-24

Khloe Kardashian Gets Real About Being Civil With Tristan Thompson Khloe Kardashian is keeping the peace for the sake of her daughter. It's no secret the reality star and her longtime basketball beau Tristan Thomps...
17:24, 2019-05-16

DOJ argues Civil Rights Act does not protect LGBTQ workers The Justice Department on Friday urged the Supreme Court to rule that gay and transgender people are not protected against discrimination under the 1...
06:40, 2019-08-24

Elizabeth Holmes' lawyers in Theranos civil case want out because she can't pay them Lawyers representing Elizabeth Holmes in a civil lawsuit against Theranos and Walgreens filed a motion to withdraw representation, saying Holmes has ...
21:48, 2019-10-04

Nashville Civil War fort gets ‘slave route’ designation NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A fort built by freed slaves during the Civil War in Nashville has received an international designation for its significance...
15:40, 2019-05-22

Kevin Spacey 'groping' civil case dropped His accuser had been seeking unspecified damages over the actor's alleged "explicit sexual behaviour"....
17:48, 2019-07-05

UN envoy warns Libya is on verge of descending to civil war UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. envoy for Libya is warning that the oil-rich nation “is on the verge of descending into a civil war” that ...
17:52, 2019-05-21

Civil War exhibit opens at National Constitution Center PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The National Constitution Center in Philadelphia is unveiling the nation’s first permanent exhibit exploring the constituti...
17:12, 2019-05-08

Upcoming federal election debates need to be more ‘civil’, commission says Televised leaders' debates during the coming federal election campaign ought to be more accessible, more civil and more educational for voters trying...
14:20, 2019-05-03

Anti-vaxxers are comparing themselves to civil rights activists White moms in California are protesting against the state’s vaccine mandates — and comparing themselves to civil rights activists, accord...
05:44, 2019-09-19

Migrant facilities face civil lawsuits over conditions TUCSON- A new bill that would approve billions of dollars in emergency aid for migrants is on its way to President Trump’s desk. As many people...
05:24, 2019-07-01

Be My Matelotage! The Civil Union of 17th Century Pirates Love strikes hard like the broadsiding from a warship, leaving both splinters and buckshot in one’s heart. When it hits, there's nothing anyone can d...
20:24, 2019-08-29

US waives Iran sanctions on civil nuclear projects Without the waivers, the US would have to sanction European firms working on civil nuclear projects, White House officials said. European guarantors ...
12:24, 2019-08-01

A Bawdy Novel Considers the Tragic Absurdities of Lebanon’s Civil War “Beirut Hellfire Society,” by Rawi Hage, features a 20-year-old undertaker and a secret association of hedonists. There are also talking dogs....
20:48, 2019-08-07

Pelosi, Ocasio-Cortez meet to end Democratic civil war Nancy Pelosi and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez had a tête-à-tête Friday morning after weeks of acrimony between the veteran House speaker and the fre...
17:28, 2019-07-26

U.S. judge urges VW, SEC to resolve civil Dieselgate suit A federal judge in California on Friday urged the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and Volkswagen AG to resolve a civil suit stemming from it...
21:16, 2019-08-16

'Fortnite' creator says it won't punish players for speaking out about politics, as Blizzard faces backlash and calls for a boycott after banning competitor for supporting Hong Kong protests Epic Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney says the company will not punish "Fortnite" players who choose to comment on politics or human rights. Sweeney's stat...
20:20, 2019-10-09

Giants Cleans Up at Daytime Emmys, Takes Home Outstanding Lead Actress and Outstanding Supporting Actor Smash hit web series Giants continued its reign on Friday, with actress Vanessa Baden Kelly and actor Terrence Terrell taking home the hardware for O...
21:44, 2019-05-06

DeVos touts uptick in resolution of civil rights claims Education advisory committees dormant under Trump — Senate to vote on Trump’s pick for top higher education post...
16:48, 2019-07-11

Anti-vaccine protesters are likening themselves to civil rights activists The approach reflected the level of desperation among families staunchly opposed to vaccinating their children....
16:04, 2019-09-18

International community 'lacks moral motivation to end Libyan civil war' Ghassan Salamé, UN special envoy for Libya, says country is viewed as a prizeThe international community lacks the moral motivation to end the Libyan...
21:32, 2019-05-22

Libya's civil war: US 'undermines any hope for a successful political process' The warring factions in Libya's stalemated conflict don't seem to be interested in a diplomatic solution. The United States could use its clout in or...
17:48, 2019-07-14

Supreme Court to consider whether LGBT workers are protected by civil rights law The Supreme Court is set to hear arguments in two of the term’s most closely watched cases over whether federal civil rights law protects LGBT people...
16:56, 2019-10-08

Trump Warns of Civil War if He's Impeached and a Right-Wing Militia Cheers Donald Trump repeated claims that there will be a civil war if he's removed from office, and anti-government militias agree....
22:16, 2019-09-30

Paducah council weighing religious liberty, civil rights PADUCAH, Ky. (AP) — Paducah officials are debating possible amendments to an anti-discrimination ordinance to protect religious liberty. The Paducah ...
17:12, 2019-05-24

Civil War plant guide reveals 3 plants with antibiotic properties To tackle the antibiotic resistance crisis, researchers have turned to plants that people used for treating infections during the American Civil War....
14:00, 2019-06-10

R. Kelly loses civil court case after missing hearing The singer failed to respond to a lawsuit brought by a woman who accused him of sexual abuse....
13:12, 2019-04-25

Sean Spicer doing the cha-cha is the ‘civil discourse’ we deserve in a broken 2019 The former White House press secretary has called to keep ‘politics at bay’ during his time on ‘Dancing with the Stars’. That’s inane....
19:52, 2019-08-23

Artifacts believed to be from final battle of English Civil War discovered Archaeologists have unearthed artifacts believed to be from the final battle of the English Civil War, including musket balls, horse harness fittings...
19:56, 2019-09-04

EU Commission shifts top civil servant Martin Selmayr to Vienna Top EU civil servant Martin Selmayr is to leave Brussels to head the bloc's mission in Vienna, Austria. The German aide to outgoing EU commission hea...
19:48, 2019-07-24

Justices tuning in to cable television civil rights lawsuit The Supreme Court is about to weigh in on a racial discrimination lawsuit involving Comcast and a Los Angeles-based media company owned by comedian a...
14:48, 2019-09-08

Bloodthirsty cartel set to wipe out El Chapo's empire in brutal civil war EL CHAPO’s criminal empire will soon be wiped out a “hyper-violent” cartel in a brutal civil war, am expert has told Daily Star Online....
21:04, 2019-08-10

Steinem among winners of National Civil Rights Museum award The National Civil Rights Museum says this year’s Freedom Award recipients are musician John Legend, feminist writer Gloria Steinem and human rights ...
13:52, 2019-07-26

Civil Air Patrol’s Arizona Wing conducts emergency exercise PHOENIX (AP) – The Arizona Wing of the Civil Air Patrol is conducting an exercise featuring a simulated emergency to demonstrate to a U.S. Air ...
01:16, 2019-05-19

Pope offers Chinese clergy way to register with civil agency VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican is telling Catholic priests and bishops in China they can register as required by authorities while professing loyalt...
12:56, 2019-06-28

UN and civil society team up to make cities more sustainable and inclusive How can we make sure that cities become more inclusive, with a smaller environmental footprint, and leave no-one behind? These questions will be tack...
14:44, 2019-07-03

Dieselgate damages: civil case against Volkswagen starts in spring Dieselgate scandal broke four years ago – and still rumbles on Motorists affected by emissions scandal seek ‘hundreds of millions’ of pounds in cou...
01:48, 2019-07-25

'It's a political civil war': Trump's racist tirades set tone for 2020 After Trump again embraced white identity politics, Charlottesville – the scene of a far-right murder two years ago – fears racial tensions could exp...
08:32, 2019-07-21

India sends out 250 civil servants to try to tackle water shortages India is sending more than 250 civil servants to some of the driest areas of the vast country as part of efforts by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's go...
15:20, 2019-07-01

Famed New Orleans chef who fed civil rights leaders dies Legendary chef Leah Chase, who fed generations of New Orleanians and tourists alike at Dooky Chase’s restaurant, died Saturday at age 96...
12:20, 2019-06-02

US government files civil lawsuit against Snowden over publication of memoir Suit contends whistleblower published Permanent Record ‘in violation of non-disclosure agreements’ with both CIA and NSAThe US government on Tuesday ...
22:08, 2019-09-17

Biden faces criticism over civil relations with segregationist senators Biden cited James O Eastland and Herman E Talmadge – known for racist views – as senators he disagreed with but ‘got things done’Democratic president...
01:16, 2019-06-20

Brexit impasse leads to longest UK parliament session since civil war Commons has sat for 298 days, and with MPs unable to agree deal no new session is in sightThe current session of parliament is now the longest since ...
18:00, 2019-05-13

Atlanta to be home of rare Civil War flag of black soldiers ATLANTA (AP) — “We Will Prove Ourselves Men,” reads the inscription at the top of the regimental flag carried into battle by members of t...
20:32, 2019-06-17

CNN to make documentary on civil rights icon John Lewis NEW YORK (AP) — CNN Films is developing a documentary on civil rights icon and Georgia congressman John Robert Lewis. The network announced Wednesday...
19:04, 2019-05-08

Brexit deadlock has led to longest session of Parliament since English Civil War The Brexit deadlock has contributed to the longest session of Parliament since the English Civil War....
19:48, 2019-05-13

See the Civil War general role that Nathan Fielder believes may be his "best performance" Before Nathan Fielder the comedian became inexorably combined with Nathan Fielder, the marketing guru who helps businesses achieve greatness on Natha...
21:48, 2019-10-04