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An HBCU Is Hosting the First Presidential Forum on Environmental Justice

ORANGEBURG, SOUTH CAROLINA—For the first time ever, presidential candidates will take the main stage Friday night to talk all things environmental ju...

An HBCU Is Hosting the First Presidential Forum on Environmental Justice

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HBCU Benedict College Is Set to Host a Criminal Justice Forum Featuring None Other Than Donald Trump Benedict College will play host to a criminal-justice forum this weekend, and Donald Trump is slated to be one of the speakers at the HBCU....
07:00, 2019-10-22

Environmental Justice Was a Climate Forum Theme. Here’s Why. Democratic presidential candidates recently spoke of the need to address the adverse effects of global warming on poor and marginalized communities....
15:52, 2019-09-06

Environmental Justice Was a Climate Forum Theme. Here’s What It Means. Democratic presidential candidates recently spoke of the need to address the adverse effects of global warming on poor and marginalized communities....
05:44, 2019-09-06

Warren and Booker lead candidates at environmental justice forum National Black Caucus of State Legislators hosts eventBooker defends support for nuclear powerOnly six candidates turned out for the first ever presi...
13:28, 2019-11-09

U.S. Democratic presidential contender Warren vows to pursue 'environmental justice' Democratic presidential contender Elizabeth Warren vowed on Wednesday to protect minority- and low-income communities from the effects of pollution a...
14:44, 2019-10-09

Kamala Harris will participate in justice forum after dropping out Sen. Kamala Harris previously said she would skip the event because the Benedict College had honored President Donald Trump for his past work on crim...
00:36, 2019-10-27

Discrimination, bullying, HIV addressed at Democratic presidential forum LOS ANGELES (nbcnews) – Nine Democratic presidential candidates touted their support for LGBTQ rights and sought to illustrate a stark contrast...
05:48, 2019-10-12

Woman who confronted de Blasio at gym rips him again during presidential forum "I asked you that you set aside more housing from your affordable housing plan for more homeless New Yorkers and you refused," homeless Nathylin Flow...
05:04, 2019-08-21

Watch live: Nevada People's Presidential Forum Presidential candidates will be invited onstage for real conversations with everyday people about big solutions to the struggles facing the multiraci...
23:20, 2019-10-26

Angelica Ross to host LGBT forum for 2020 presidential candidates "Pose" star Angelica Ross will host the 2020 Presidential Candidate Forum on LGBTQ Issues, Ross confirmed on Monday. The event takes place Friday and...
22:20, 2019-09-16

Environmental justice takes the spotlight Sources: EPA chief of staff under investigation for document destruction — Perry's Ukraine role 'unusual'...
16:20, 2019-11-08

At climate forum, Democratic presidential hopeful Biden defends gas-linked fundraiser U.S. Democratic presidential front-runner Joe Biden was called out at a climate change forum on Wednesday for plans to attend a fundraiser hosted by ...
07:00, 2019-09-05

How Elizabeth Warren would address environmental justice Warren's plan leans heavily on the Green New Deal, which calls for a rewiring of the U.S. economy in the effort to fight climate change....
14:24, 2019-10-09

‘What the Hell ...’?: Trump Touts Himself as the Best to Ever Do It for Black America Before an Audience of Allies at Benedict College Criminal Justice Forum Donald Trump kicked off a three-day criminal-justice forum at South Carolina’s Benedict College on Friday, giving a racially fraught speech before an...
05:40, 2019-10-26

Pose, but Make It Presidential: Actress-Activist Angelica Ross to Host a Democratic Candidate Forum on LGBTQ+ Issues We fell in love with Angelica Ross as the always-ready-with-a-clapback “Candy” on FX’s Pose, but it’ll be the 2020 Democratic presidential candidates...
23:16, 2019-09-17

Corey Johnson unveils criminal justice plan amid De Blasio presidential run He’s auditioning to be the next mayor. As Mayor Bill de Blasio headed out of town Thursday to embark on a pipe-dream presidential bid, City Cou...
01:08, 2019-05-17

Ben & Jerry’s Takes on Criminal Justice Reform with New Flavor, Justice Remix’d In a world in which the trappings of allyship have devolved into Instagram likes or tawdry photo ops, premium ice cream company Ben & Jerry’s has...
21:52, 2019-09-03

Trump to address HBCU leaders today Senate appropriators take up fiscal 2020 education funding — Netflix comedy star to testify on student loans...
16:24, 2019-09-10

Barr: Justice Dept. is ‘all in’ on criminal justice overhaul _____ EDGEFIELD, S.C. (AP) — Leroy Nolan has spent the last 26 years behind bars at a federal prison for a drug conviction. In the prison factory, he...
20:48, 2019-07-13

Bethune-Cookman and the Survival of the HBCU, Part 2: An Inside Job Editor’s note: Read part 1, “Critical Condition: Bethune-Cookman and the Survival of the HBCU.”...
15:04, 2019-06-04

Trump’s Cringe-Worthy Pitch to HBCU Leadership: I’m the Best You’ve Ever Had Donald Trump, addressing leaders of the nation’s HBCUs on Tuesday, pledged to be a force for “strengthening” historically black colleges and universi...
06:52, 2019-09-11

The Democrats Are Debating on an HBCU Campus. Will They Take Advantage of the Opportunity? HOUSTON—Montgomery Morris expressed optimism that one of the 10 candidates who will appear on his campus at Texas Southern University tonight can bea...
20:56, 2019-09-12

Bethune-Cookman and the Survival of the HBCU, Part 3: Things Fell Apart Editor’s note: Please read part 1 and part 2 of “Critical Condition: Bethune-Cookman and the Survival of the HBCU.”...
15:04, 2019-06-05

7 Black-Ass Things I Will Teach My Kids to Make Them HBCU Ready My daughter is now 10 years old. This means in 8 years she’ll be off to Spelman College in Atlanta to become the best she can be at the best HBCU in...
22:08, 2019-05-24

T.I. Awards $25,000 College Scholarship in Memory of His Sister to an HBCU Student and Single Mom T.I. is turning his personal pain into a bit of good fortune for a deserving college student. The rapper and reality-TV personality has started a sch...
02:48, 2019-05-09

FAMU Alum Karamo Brown Just Gave the HBCU a Queer Eye Makeover “More than a makeover” is the tagline of Queer Eye, Netflix’s hit reboot featuring the talents of the “Fab Five” experts in fashion, beauty, interior...
23:08, 2019-07-24

Already an Awesome HBCU, Spelman College Receives Funding for STEM Center; Becomes Awesomer Spelman College, the all-women historically black college located in Atlanta, was recently ranked as the best historically black college or universit...
22:52, 2019-09-09

HBCU Wilberforce University Launches Fundraising Campaign to Raise $2 Million by June 30 On Saturday, Wilberforce University hosted its 163rd commencement on campus, honoring graduates from the College of Arts and Sciences, College of Gra...
16:36, 2019-05-06

Steph Curry Makes a 7-Figure Gift to Howard University to Bring Golf Back to the HBCU Basketball great Steph Curry on Monday pledged to fund a new golf program at Howard University, with a gift to be made over six years to give the HBC...
05:08, 2019-08-20

HBCU That Danced for Donald Trump Apologizes for David Banner Making White People Squirm A historically black college in Alabama has apologized for a speech by rapper and activist David Banner that inspired and motivated students while le...
19:24, 2019-10-01

Spelman College Creates First-Ever Queer Studies Chair at An HBCU With $2 Million Donation From Billionaire Jon Stryker As the global leader of the liberal arts education of black women, Spelman College is keen on its tremendous responsibility to educate and empower th...
16:16, 2019-10-30

Giving Back: HBCU Hampton University Offers Free Tuition to Students Impacted by Hurricane Dorian Thankfully, there has been a global outpouring of support for the islands of the Bahamas, which were severely impacted by Hurricane Dorian earlier th...
21:24, 2019-09-07

It's Justice League vs. Algorithmic Justice League in Court DC Comics wants to block a proposed trademark for the Algorithmic Justice League, brainchild of an MIT researcher....
13:32, 2019-08-09

8chan far-right forum set to be pushed offline The hate-filled site used by mass shooting suspects may be rendered inaccessible, if only temporarily....
08:00, 2019-08-05

What’s on TV Thursday: ‘Aniara’ and a Climate Forum A melancholic Swedish sci-fi movie hits Hulu. And several Democratic presidential candidates gather for a climate forum....
07:44, 2019-09-19

TUSD hosting a job fair for bus drivers TUCSON – Tucson Unified School District’s Transportation Department is hosting a job fair on Tuesday, June 25, 2019. Courtesy of Tucson Unified...
03:44, 2019-06-21

China says international counterterror forum a success BEIJING (AP) — China says it concluded a counterterrorism forum last week in Beijing that attracted representatives from the military and police forc...
13:16, 2019-06-27

UA professor breaks down US-China feud in forum TUCSON – A professor from the University of Arizona is looking at patterns of the past between the United States and China. He believes that th...
00:56, 2019-10-17

Nightfall at Old Tucson hosting hiring fair TUCSON, Ariz. – Think you have what it takes to be the spookiest in town? Nightfall at Old Tucson is now hiring. Old Tucson will be hosting a h...
06:48, 2019-08-22

Colbert: Trump hosting G7 'not just unbelievable, it’s unconstitutional' Late-night hosts dig into Trump’s now-reversed decision to host the G7 summit at his own resort and his 71-minute press rantStephen Colbert returned ...
17:56, 2019-10-22

PCC East Campus hosting passport fair TUCSON – Are you in need of a passport? The Pima Community College East Campus will be hosting a passport fair on Saturday, Sept. 14. From 8 a....
07:00, 2019-09-14

The Dirty Business of Hosting Hate Online Sometime in the three years before he murdered nine people at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina, Dylan Roof sa...
17:32, 2019-07-12

10 of the Best (and Funniest) ESPYS Hosting Moments of All Time It's almost time for the 2019 ESPYS! That's right! Tracy Morgan is hosting the big award show live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Wedn...
14:24, 2019-07-09

Cuba to renovate site known for hosting rally against US HAVANA (AP) — The Cuban government says it is renovating one of the iconic sites of its ideological battle with the United States. The Anti-Imperiali...
20:44, 2019-05-23

Reddit places pro-Donald-Trump forum in quarantine The discussion platform says it made the move after threats of violence against the police....
16:52, 2019-06-27

8chan far-right forum offline as Cloudflare cuts support The hate-filled site used by mass shooting suspects becomes inaccessible after security is pulled....
11:32, 2019-08-05

Where's Security? Man Grabs Sen. Kamala Harris' Microphone at Forum A protester interrupted Senator Kamala Harris’ speech on Saturday, snatching the microphone from the presidential candidate and beginning his rant be...
18:40, 2019-06-02

Democratic candidates vie for climate mantle during marathon forum Ten U.S. Democratic presidential contenders will tout their plans to tackle climate change on Wednesday night in a marathon series of CNN forums like...
12:28, 2019-09-04

A cloud hangs over the World Economic Forum on Africa At the start of the World Economic Forum on Africa (WEF) in South Africa, the host country tries to show its best side. Instead, violence is escalati...
16:20, 2019-09-05

Bucks fans believe drinks were spiked outside Fiserv Forum MILWAUKEE — The Milwaukee Bucks say they are investigating a report by people who believe their drinks were spiked during a party outside the NBA tea...
22:20, 2019-05-12

Bruce Campbell on hosting ‘Ripley’s Believe it or Not’ and burying Ash Williams Bruce Campbell chats about the updated 'Ripley's Believe It or Not' TV series and how he "left it all on the table" with 'Ash vs. Evil Dead.'...
21:28, 2019-08-27

Hosting Friendsgiving? Under $100 Kitchen Must-Haves for Your Thanksgiving Feast We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items...
12:52, 2019-11-09

Greek PM: EU states must do more to share burden of hosting refugees Kyriakos Mitsotakis vows to take tougher line on migration by stepping up deportations The Greek prime minister has called for sanctions to be impose...
21:08, 2019-10-04

Internet Archive denies hosting 'terrorist' content Europol has sent 550 "false" demands to the site asking for "propaganda" to be removed immediately....
15:20, 2019-04-12

Keke Palmer dishes on strippers, R. Kelly, and co-hosting GMA Keke Palmer had some inspiration to draw upon when she was tapped to play a stripper alongside Jennifer Lopez and Constance Wu in the new flick, “Hus...
20:52, 2019-09-07

Kelly Clarkson had appendix removed after hosting awards LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kelly Clarkson had her appendix removed soon after hosting the Billboard Music Awards. The 37-year-old tweeted she “may or m...
13:32, 2019-05-03

Breakout Games Hosting $2K Cash Treasure Hunt LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – From 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. Wednesday, Breakout Games will be handing out clues in downtown Lexington for a $2,000 trea...
15:40, 2019-05-08

Carondelet Health Network hosting job fair for nurses TUCSON – The Carondelet Health Network is hiring new nurses. Job fairs are being held at Saint Joseph’s and Saint Mary’s hospitals ...
07:20, 2019-06-05

Chile Withdraws From Hosting Key Summits on Climate and Trade President Sebastián Piñera said on Wednesday that his country, which has been rocked by a wave of recent protests, was not in a position to host the ...
16:20, 2019-10-30

Trump hosting Erdogan same day as first open impeachment hearing President Trump confirmed Wednesday that he’ll host Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan at the White House on Nov. 13. The high-profile visi...
00:04, 2019-11-07

Gaza singers protest Israel hosting Eurovision GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Palestinian singers are protesting Israel’s hosting of the Eurovision song contest by performing on the rubble of ...
16:32, 2019-05-14

Chicago, we're hosting a screening of one of the year's best movies—and you're invited Hey, have you heard about this South Korean fella, Bong Joon-ho? Word on the street is that he’s one of the great masters of contemporary world cinem...
22:16, 2019-10-01

Democratic candidates rally Latinos vs. Trump in Miami forum MIAMI (AP) — At a forum on Latino issues, eight Democratic candidates for president attacked Trump administration policies that led to the separation...
19:00, 2019-06-21

Monday’s Daily Brief: human rights in the Near East and a Forum for Refugees Monday’s top stories include: human rights issues in Syria, Iraq and the Occupied Palestinian Territory; a global forum to find coordinated solutions...
23:24, 2019-06-24

At climate forum, Biden hit by questions about fundraiser hosted by gas official U.S. Democratic presidential front-runner Joe Biden was called out during a climate change forum on Wednesday for planning to attend a fundraiser hos...
04:16, 2019-09-05

Eastern Kentucky University president to serve on NCAA forum RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) — The president of Eastern Kentucky University has been selected to represent the Ohio Valley Conference on the NCAA’s Divis...
10:56, 2019-06-06

Sanders, Harris seek Hispanic votes at California forum PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Bernie Sanders and Kamala Harris are dueling over Hispanic votes in California. The two prominent Democratic presidential can...
19:24, 2019-05-31

Democratic 2020 candidates address LGBTQ forum – live Leading presidential hopefuls speak in Los Angeles while Trump holds rally in MinneapolisSign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 1.57am...
03:28, 2019-10-11

‘Evil’ suicide forum encouraged woman to kill herself, relatives say A young Pennsylvania woman with severe depression and anxiety killed herself after allegedly getting detailed instructions on a site that bills itsel...
15:28, 2019-05-30

South Carolina forum pushes abortion into 2020 spotlight COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Nearly every Democratic presidential candidate is addressing a Planned Parenthood Action Fund forum. It’s the campaign se...
16:48, 2019-06-22

Berlin’s Troubled Humboldt Forum Pushes Back Opening The high-profile museum project in the German capital has aroused controversy over its treatment of colonial-era objects. Now technical problems have...
15:00, 2019-06-13

Traditional knowledge at ‘core’ of indigenous heritage, and ‘must be protected’, says UN Forum Traditional knowledge is at the core of indigenous identity, culture and heritage around the world, the chair of the United Nations Permanent Forum o...
20:08, 2019-04-22

Elizabeth Warren ‘should apologize’ at Native American forum: activist Liberal presidential contender Sen. Elizabeth Warren is set to take part in a candidate forum Monday in Iowa on issues affecting Native Americans, an...
00:52, 2019-08-18

Forum cracks the vintage passwords of Ken Thompson and other Unix pioneers Enlarge (credit: Aurich Lawson / Getty) As one of the original versions of Unix, BSD is an ancient operating system. So it shouldn’t come as a surpri...
14:44, 2019-10-10

Community Food Bank hosting 4th annual Pumpkin Smash TUCSON – The Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona invites you to smash your used holiday pumpkins at the Las Milpitas Community Farm Saturday, Nov...
18:52, 2019-11-01

Suzelle DIY is co-hosting a hilarious new TV show with her celeb besties and it's not Marianne South Africa's quirky queen of internet hacks Suzelle DIY, talks about hosting Most Ridiculous season 3 and what makes her LOL....
05:20, 2019-08-21

You Got Next? Harlem’s Fashion Row Is Hosting Its 1st Designer Retreat—Presented by Nike When it comes to breaking through in the world of fashion, black designers remain at a disadvantage—which is why fashion lover Brandice Daniel founde...
15:56, 2019-05-14

Kelly Clarkson has emergency surgery hours after hosting BBMAs Just hours after hosting the Billboard Music Awards Wednesday Kelly Clarkston underwent an appendectomy, the singer confirmed in a tweet Thursday, wr...
10:36, 2019-05-03

Tracy Morgan hosting 2019 ESPYs to help fight against cancer For Tracy Morgan, hosting The ESPYs is personal. It’s not just another gig to the comedian....
13:56, 2019-07-09

Trump on hosting G-7 at Miami resort: ‘I don’t care about making money’ President Trump went on the defensive Monday, shooting down the idea that hosting a G-7 summit at his Miami golf resort would make him richer, telli...
21:56, 2019-08-26

Florida teen busted for hosting ‘littest’ homecoming bash This Florida teen handed out a flyer that promised the “littest homecoming party” of the year — but the shindig didn’t last long when the...
21:35, 2019-10-22

‘Sperminator’ hosting Shabbat event with side of sperm donation Come for Shabbat, stay for the “Sperminator”? This weekend, serial sperm donor Ari Nagel is speaking at a Shabbat soiree in an Upper West Side apartm...
01:12, 2019-09-18

'SNL': Chicago son Chance the Rapper opens second hosting gig with song saluting No. 2's Chance the Rapper opened his 'Saturday Night Live' hosting gig by honoring his native Chicago - The Second City - with a song praising 'second bests....
09:20, 2019-10-27

IOC lifts suspension on India hosting Olympic sports events LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The IOC has lifted a suspension on India hosting Olympic-related sports events imposed in February after two athletes fr...
19:56, 2019-06-20

Beyonce’s mom Tina Knowles hosting fundraiser for Dem Senate wannabe Like daughter, like mother — but not so late. Beyonce’s mother Tina Knowles Lawson is hosting a brunch fundraiser Saturday for Texas Senate hop...
02:04, 2019-08-13

Debra Messing blasts 'View' for hosting Trump Jr.: 'Very very disappointing' Actress Debra Messing criticized "The View," describing the daytime show as "irresponsible" for hosting Donald Trump Jr., the president's son, on Thu...
11:28, 2019-11-08

Adam Sandler is hosting SNL for the first time. Will he bring back Canteen Boy? An infamous 1994 sketch featuring Sandler as Canteen Boy and Alec Baldwin as a scout leader took a controversial turn....
17:00, 2019-05-03

Yankee Stadium hosting college football’s other unbeaten teams Tuscaloosa and Minneapolis aren’t the only places hosting a battle of unbeatens. Yankee Stadium is, too. While it’s not Alabama and LSU or Penn State...
06:44, 2019-11-09

Hours after hosting the Billboards, Kelly Clarkson has her appendix removed Kelly Clarkson had her appendix removed just hours after hosting the Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas on Wednesday night, the singer confirmed in ...
16:44, 2019-05-03

‘One of the most nervous moments of my life’ – Tiger on hosting Champions Dinner "Tiger Woods is bidding to end a 14-year drought at Augusta and win a fifth Masters title."...
12:56, 2019-05-01

Queens Democrats hosting Mayor Pete for a ‘fireside chat’ Queens Democrats are hosting the mayor Wednesday for a “fireside chat” about his 2020 White House bid– Mayor Pete Buttigieg that is...
19:24, 2019-05-20

Tokyo Govenor defends cost of hosting 2020 Olympics "Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike has defended the cost of hosting the 2020 Olympic Games, saying the Paralympics in particular would build a legacy by cr...
17:08, 2019-07-18

Senator-turned-lobbyist Al D’Amato hosting Cuomo fundraiser While Gov. Cuomo and lawmakers debate a litany of issues before the Albany session adjourns on June 19, former GOP US Sen.-turned-powerhouse lobbyist...
02:32, 2019-05-29

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

'A huge misstep': Angelica Ross on Sanders' LGBTQ forum no-show The Pose star talks to the Guardian after a historic night when she became the first trans person to host a presidential forumOn Friday night in Ceda...
19:12, 2019-09-21

New electoral law for Somalia, ‘a crucial next step’ says top UN envoy, addressing Partnership Forum The Somalia Partnership Forum concluded on Wednesday in the capital Mogadishu, with attendees - including the UN Special Representative for the count...
17:44, 2019-10-03

Iowa: progressives to the fore as Sanders and Warren attend 'people's forum' Event bids to push progressive issues further into 2020 raceSanders, Warren, Buttigieg and Castro to appear but not BidenA collective of grassroots o...
09:08, 2019-09-20

Charter-school CEO takes on Carranza, panel at ‘Sesame Street’ forum Richard Carranza got schooled pushing his race-based agenda at a “Sesame Street”-sponsored event Tuesday. The city schools chief was part of a ...
23:20, 2019-10-08

Opening of Berlin's ambitious Humboldt Forum museum project delayed Housed in Berlin's reconstructed Prussian palace, the Humboldt Forum was planning to open exhibitions this year to mark the 250th birthday of Alexand...
17:12, 2019-06-12

Putin belittles Greta Thunberg’s impassioned UN speech at energy forum Russian President Vladimir Putin took aim at teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg on Wednesday, telling an energy forum he did not share the excit...
22:40, 2019-10-02

Former Tuvalu PM says he was 'stunned' by Scott Morrison's behaviour at Pacific Islands Forum Enele Sopoaga says he was also ‘insulted and deeply angry’ at comments made by Australian deputy prime minister Michael McCormackThe former prime min...
10:14, 2019-10-23

Planned Parenthood to Host Women’s Health Forum for 2020 Democrats The majority of the candidates have agreed to participate in the forum, the first of the presidential primary season to focus on reproductive rights....
16:16, 2019-06-12

UNESCO food and culture forum dishes up fresh serving of SDGs Strengthening cultural heritage and culture-related food practices boosts social inclusion, economic development and well-being, the UN’s deputy cult...
00:12, 2019-09-14

Science is ‘key’ to pushing forward the 2030 Agenda, UN development forum told The implementation, follow-up and review of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development was front and centre at the United Nations on Thursday as the...
00:16, 2019-07-12

Sanders to attend latest climate forum while Biden and Warren pass Kamala Harris, Beto O’Rourke and Amy Klobuchar to also miss the MSNBC event timed to align with global climate strikesFormer vice-president Joe Biden...
21:24, 2019-09-16

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

'I am sorry for the harm I have caused': Elizabeth Warren at Native American forum – video The Democratic presidential candidate offered a public apology on Monday to Native Americans over her past claim to tribal heritage, directly tacklin...
14:24, 2019-08-20

U.K., Salesforce, and World Economic Forum debut AI procurement guidelines for governments The United Kingdom working with the World Economic Forum launched procurement guidelines to scruitinize AI systems before being used by a government ...
09:04, 2019-09-20

UN-backed intercultural dialogue forum urged to keep working to ‘bridge gap between the like-minded’ As a United Nations-baked intercultural forum drew to a close in Baku, Azerbaijan, the participants agreed that the journey to a better world, fuelle...
00:48, 2019-05-04

Brazil frost damage in focus as global coffee forum kicks off Brazilian coffee farmers expect damage to their crops due to frosts in recent days, but investors are nevertheless keeping their expectations for rec...
20:08, 2019-07-10

Democratic candidates face off at Poor People's Campaign Forum – live Ten presidential hopefuls to square off while speculation surrounds Sarah Sanders’ replacement as White House press secretarySign up for the US brief...
15:48, 2019-06-17

World must avoid a new Cold War, UN chief tells economic forum in Russia In a world where international relations have become "more chaotic," world leaders must avoid a new Cold War, UN Secretary-General António Guterres t...
22:04, 2019-06-06

Democrats in Las Vegas for gun policy forum on heels of mass shooting anniversary Gun control risks taking a back seat as impeachment fever overtakes Washington. Advocates are determined to prevent that from happening....
13:52, 2019-10-02

Abortion forum: 2020 Democrats to take part in first US debate on reproductive rights Nearly all of the Democratic candidates will participate in a first-of-its-kind forum, amid a climate that’s increasingly hostile to women’s healthAs...
16:48, 2019-06-21

New electoral law for Somalia ‘a crucial next step’ says top UN envoy, addressing Partnership Forum The Somalia Partnership Forum concluded on Wednesday in the capital Mogadishu, with attendees - including the UN Special Representative for the count...
22:20, 2019-10-03

The fountain pen-obsessed entrepreneur behind 8chan, the Internet’s most notorious hate forum Congress wants to meet Jim Watkins after the Web forum he owns was linked to three recent massacres....
15:48, 2019-08-09

Central African Republic considers hosting Russian military base Kremlin denies discussion at Russia-Africa summit but Touadéra says countries’ defence ministries were reviewing ideaThe president of Central African...
13:44, 2019-10-25

Trump blasts Fox News for hosting Pete Buttigieg town hall President Trump on Sunday blasted Fox News for “wasting airtime” on Democratic presidential contender Pete Buttigieg — who he again...
01:04, 2019-05-20

Cineplex theatres hosting free Raptors viewing parties across Canada Can't afford courtside seats? Now you can watch the Toronto Raptors in the NBA Finals on the biggest possible screen....
21:32, 2019-05-29

Why did Uefa hand Azerbaijan hosting rights for the Europa League final? The ruling body’s principle of rotating finals is a good one but the golden ticket has to be awarded for the right reasonsYou had to admire Uefa’s st...
15:52, 2019-05-16

Deal: Amazon hosting massive Apple Watch Series 3 and 4 sale Amazon is running huge Apple Watch sale with great discounts on the most recent models, as well as previous generation smartwatches. If you're lookin...
22:56, 2019-06-04

2021 Francophonie Games likely heading to the Congo after N.B. pulled out of hosting duties The announcement comes after New Brunswick, the original host of the games, pulled the plug on the event amid the event's skyrocketing costs....
14:40, 2019-06-28

Ireland paid Trump's resort €100k for hosting officers protecting him Bill revealed after FoI requests relates to US president’s two-night visit in JuneDonald Trump’s resort on the west coast of Ireland was paid €100,00...
15:32, 2019-09-29

Katz’s hosting fake orgasm contest for ‘When Harry Met Sally…’ anniversary If you can fake it here, you can fake it anywhere. Katz’s Delicatessen is hosting an orgasm-faking contest next month to celebrate the 30-year ...
00:04, 2019-05-30

Katz’s Deli hosting ‘orgasm’ contest for ‘When Harry Met Sally’ anniversary Lunch-goers may hear more pleasurable moaning than usual Friday at Katz’s Delicatessen. The 131-year-old Lower East Side meat mainstay is hosting a f...
19:44, 2019-07-11

Indus Express At Vivanta New Delhi Is Hosting A 12-Day Bengali Food Festival The festival will begin on Vijaydashmi or Dussehra, which falls on October 8th, 2019. The day also marks the end of Navratri and the beginning of a p...
09:36, 2019-10-04

An anti-Muslim group is hosting a $1,500-per-ticket gala at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago Joe Raedle/Getty Images An anti-Muslim group is hosting a $1,500 per-head gala at President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort. The ACT for America eve...
21:00, 2019-10-05

WATCH LIVE: President Trump hosting social media summit President Trump is holding a summit at the White House about the power of social media Thursday at 3:45 p.m....
21:28, 2019-07-11

Kendall Jenner Needs a New Mattress (& Maybe a New Fish) After Hosting Kourtney Kardashian's Family It's time for Kourtney Kardashian to return home. In this clip from Sunday's all-new Keeping Up With the Kardashians, the mother of three reveals to...
16:08, 2019-05-23

Minnesota museum hosting terrifying scary doll contest for some “Halloween fun” Here are some new disturbing images just in time to kick off your Halloween spirit: CNN announces that a Minnesota museum is hosting a creepy doll co...
20:40, 2019-10-28

8th Wall launches WebAR cloud-based authoring and hosting platform 8th Wall, a company that enables augmented reality on the web, is announcing the release of its cloud-based authoring and hosting platform.Read More...
16:56, 2019-10-29

Chile, Rocked by Unrest, Withdraws From Hosting Climate and Trade Summits President Sebastián Piñera said on Wednesday that his country, which has been rocked by a wave of recent protests, was not in a position to host the ...
16:36, 2019-10-30

Kyalami owner 'committed' to hosting grand prix amid F1 interest A South African Grand Prix at Kyalami could rejoin the Formula 1 calendar amid interest from championship bosses and a desire from the redeveloped ci...
16:56, 2019-05-21

Tsitsi Chiumya on what makes him laugh and hosting the Savanna Newcomer Showcase A fitting choice as host, the rising comedy star won last year's Savanna Newcomer of the Year award as well as a SAFTA for scriptwriting as part of t...
17:04, 2019-04-24

Billionaire boss of Equinox, SoulCycle blasted for hosting Trump fundraiser The billionaire behind Equinox and SoulCycle — playgrounds for New York’s liberal elite — is a major President Trump supporter who ...
23:52, 2019-08-07

Joe Biden Claims He Didn't Know a Fossil Fuel Executive Was Hosting a Fundraiser for Him On CNN’s climate crisis town hall Wednesday night, Joe Biden claimed to be unaware of a report from the Intercept that a fossil fuel executive would ...
04:08, 2019-09-05

The guy behind the 'Storm Area 51' Facebook event is hosting an alien-themed festival Were you planning on storming Area 51? The Alienstock festival will be right up your alley -- but the host town is not happy about it....
17:52, 2019-08-13

India's Modi picks up trash from seaside town while hosting China's Xi Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi went picking up trash on Saturday from a scenic beach resort where he is hosting Chinese President Xi Jinping for...
08:16, 2019-10-12

Zambar In Gurugram Is Hosting The Ultimate Traditional Onam Sadya Feast Onam 2019: Zambar in Ambience Mall, Gurugram is celebrating Onam with an authentic Sadya meal, exclusively available tomorrow....
15:04, 2019-09-10

Rugby World Cup venues 2019: See the 12 stadiums hosting Japan tournament The 2019 Rugby World Cup begins on September 20, with Japan set to become the first Asian country to hold the global showpiece....
18:40, 2019-08-27

Phoebe Waller-Bridge lands gig hosting Saturday Night Live Fleabag and Killing Eve creator to guest host the US sketch show on 5 OctoberThe British actor and writer Phoebe Waller-Bridge is to host Saturday Ni...
21:32, 2019-08-26

Kelly Clarkson's Best Hosting Moments at the 2019 Billboard Music Awards Behind Kelly Clarkson's hazel eyes is one heck of a Billboard Music Awards host. The pop star and American Idol alum returned to the MGM Grand Aren...
11:49, 2019-05-02

Alex Trebek says pancreatic cancer may bring his 'Jeopardy!' hosting duties to an end Amanda Edwards/Getty Images Alex Trebek, who was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer, said he would continue to host "Jeopardy!" until his "skills dimin...
20:28, 2019-10-07

Why is a feminist summit hosting a woman who helped cage migrant children? When she was the US’s homeland security secretary, Kirstjen Nielsen sanctioned the separation of migrant parents and children. She should be consigne...
13:20, 2019-10-23

De Blasio, wife Chirlane McCray share a smooch at Iowa political forum “I am so excited to be here. I also have to share something personal with you. A few weeks ago I had the joy of celebrating my 25th wedding anniversa...
01:56, 2019-06-10

Developing countries should not be liable for emissions ‘accumulated throughout history’, key UN development forum hears Citing climate change as being caused by “emissions accumulated throughout history”, the head of China’s Xiamen Airlines told the United Nations High...
21:36, 2019-07-12

Australia's coal use sharpens Pacific tension as Scott Morrison arrives for forum Tuvalu PM says no amount of funding makes up for Australia’s failure to cut emissions The scene has been set for tense discussions in Tuvalu as Scott...
00:48, 2019-08-14

Key economic forum in Russia: New technology a ‘vector of hope’ but also ‘a source of fear’ says Guterres Technological innovation is continuing to transform the world, with the potential to propel us all towards reaching the 2030 Sustainable Development ...
21:16, 2019-06-07

Governments at UN forum on development urged to close spending gaps, honour aid commitments The main UN platform following up on Member States’ actions to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) continued its work Monday taking up t...
00:44, 2019-07-18

Watch live: Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders at Iowa 'people's forum' Join Democratic contenders for a special 2020 forum organized by with Iowa Citizens for Community Improvement Action in partnership with the Guardian...
19:12, 2019-09-21

Democratic Candidates Talk Black Money Matters at South Carolina Forum With more than 20 (at last count) Democrats in the running to win the party’s presidential nomination, it’s probably more important than ever to diff...
06:32, 2019-06-18

Belt and Road forum: China's 'project of the century' hits tough times Raft of countries including Turkey have refused to attend latest summit amid growing concern about debt diplomacy As China fetes its Belt and Road in...
12:50, 2019-05-01

'I'm sorry for harm': Elizabeth Warren admits 'mistakes' at Native American forum – live Trump lashes out at Anthony Scaramucci, calling him a ‘nut job’, after the former communications director said Trump was ‘unstable’Sign up to the US ...
18:28, 2019-08-19

The People's Forum is letting voters' voices be heard – not just candidates' | George Goehl The biggest reason for low turnout is that people don’t feel represented in our politics. At Saturday’s event in Las Vegas, candidates will be invite...
13:28, 2019-10-25

Heavy carbon dioxide emitters should take on greater responsibility, key UN development forum hears Heavy carbon dioxide emitters should “take on greater responsibility” to address climate change, the head of China’s Xiamen Airlines told the United ...
23:44, 2019-08-07

World Economic Forum launches Global AI Council to address governance gaps The World Economic Forum is creating a series of councils that create policy recommendations for use of things like AI, blockchain, and precision med...
03:00, 2019-05-30

'Greenwashing': fossil fuel execs to hold invite-only forum at UN climate summit BP, Shell and Chevron representatives will be at event on sidelines of UN climate summitOil and gas executives are holding an exclusive invitation-on...
08:57, 2019-09-18

Top UN sustainable development forum closes with galvanized effort toward ‘empowerment, inclusiveness and equality’ In closing the High-level Segment of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) on Friday, President Inga Rhonda King assured participants that the ses...
01:08, 2019-07-20

‘Critical moment’ for sustainable development, UN chief tells major financing forum “Uneven growth, rising debt levels, possible upticks in financial volatility, and heightened global trade tensions” are hampering progress on reachin...
20:08, 2019-04-15

Now is the time to seize ‘unprecedented opportunity’ of the Sustainable Development Forum, says ECOSOC President Nations across the world now have an “unprecedented opportunity to talk to each other and learn from each other”, Inga Rhonda King, President of the ...
20:28, 2019-07-09

Serena Williams says she was a 'perfectionist' when hosting Meghan Markle's lavish baby shower Meghan Markle came under a lot of scrutiny and criticism for her lavish baby shower, but the Duchess of Sussex wasn't the one who put it all together...
18:28, 2019-04-24

Indus Express At Vivanta, Delhi, Is Hosting A 12-Day Bengali Food Festival: Here's All The Deets! The festival will begin on Vijaydashmi or Dussehra, which falls on October 8th, 2019. The day also marks the end of Navratri and the beginning of a p...
11:56, 2019-10-02

Stormy Daniels hosting abortion rights 'swamp trash block party' Stormy Daniels is set to host a “swamp trash block party” with jello shots and a silent auction to benefit an abortion rights group in New Orleans on...
01:32, 2019-06-16

Celebrate the 10th anniversary of Tom Hanks refusing to take his Sony CES 2009 hosting duties seriously Being made fun of by Tom Hanks must be a special sort of painful. The actor, who has managed decades in Hollywood without coming across as anything b...
20:16, 2019-06-24

German police seize “bulletproof” hosting data center in former NATO bunker Enlarge / Sven Olaf Kamphuis' Facebook profile picture, taken in front of the original CyberBunker facility. Its German successor was seized by polic...
18:04, 2019-09-30

Spain's hosting of COP25 climate summit largely a done deal: Government Source Hosting the COP25 climate summit in Madrid following Chile's withdrawal as host, is largely a done deal, a Spanish government source said on Thursday...
23:24, 2019-10-31

Trump is hosting a social media summit, but Facebook and Twitter aren’t invited Trump lashed out in a Twitter post before the event on Thursday at some social media companies and traditional news firms, saying, "The Fake News is ...
16:16, 2019-07-11

Brooklyn bar hosting Aperol Spritz ‘rally’ after searing New York Times column One Brooklyn bar is valiantly taking a stand for the Aperol Spritz, following a scathing review in The New York Times criticizing the summery cocktai...
22:00, 2019-05-16

Disneyland is hosting a new 'Oogie Boogie Bash' that every 'The Nightmare Before Christmas' fan will want to attend this Halloween VCG/Getty Images The Oogie Boogie Bash is a new Disney Halloween Party debuting at Disney California Adventure in September, and it is perfect for e...
01:20, 2019-08-06

Kelly Clarkson has appendix removed hours after hosting Billboard Music Awards 'I may or may not have broken down in tears after the show from pain,' admitted the 'Because of You' singer....
16:44, 2019-05-03

Marques Almeida Is Hosting An Open Casting For Its Cult Reissued Archive Show “Our approach has always been about using real people and championing their talents and passions through our work,” said the duo...
13:36, 2019-06-19

CBOE Holdings To Present At Credit Suisse Financial Services Forum On Tuesday, February 11 CHICAGO, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) announced today that Edward Provost, President and Chief Operating Officer, ...
14:28, 2019-05-01

CBOE Holdings to Present at Credit Suisse Financial Services Forum on Wednesday, February 10 CHICAGO, Feb. 5, 2016 -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. announced today that Edward Provost, President and Chief Operating Officer, will present at the 17 th An...
13:52, 2019-05-01

A quarter of Pacific islanders live below ‘basic needs poverty lines’, top UN development forum hears While progress on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) has been made over the past four years, some vulnerable island States are losing momentum ...
21:32, 2019-07-10

CBOE Holdings, Inc. to Present at the Credit Suisse Financial Services Forum on Friday, February 10 CHICAGO, Feb. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: CBOE) today announced that Edward T. Tilly, President and Chief Operating Officer,...
15:28, 2019-05-01

CBOE Holdings to Present at Credit Suisse Financial Services Forum on Wednesday, February 8 CHICAGO, IL -- February 2, 2017 -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) announced today that Edward T. Tilly, Chief Executive Officer, will present at ...
13:28, 2019-05-01

Multilateralism must weather ‘challenges of today and tomorrow’ Guterres tells Paris Peace Forum In a speech to the Paris Peace Forum in Paris on Monday, UN Secretary-General António Guterres said that to thrive, multilateralism had to adapt, min...
22:12, 2019-11-11

AI and machine learning dominate World Economic Forum’s list of 2019 Technology Pioneers The World Economic Forum announced 56 companies selected as be Technology Pioneers, many using AI and machine learning across a broad range of sector...
01:24, 2019-07-02

2020 Democrats rail against charter schools and flaunt big spending plans at education forum Democratic presidential hopefuls railed against charter schools and flaunted billion- and trillion-dollar education proposals during a Friday forum h...
01:04, 2019-07-06

Not faith, ‘but those who manipulate the faithful’ driving wedge between religions, UN-backed forum in Baku told Following a string of hate-fuelled attacks on places of worship around the world, the High Representative for the Alliance of Civilizations (UNOAC), ...
19:56, 2019-05-02

At China’s Belt and Road Forum, Guterres calls for 'inclusive, sustainable and durable' development China’s international trade and economic development plan – known as the Belt and Road Initiative – could contribute to a more equitable, prosperous ...
14:40, 2019-04-26

CBOE Holdings to Present at Credit Suisse Financial Services Forum on Tuesday, February 10 CHICAGO, IL – February 6, 2015 – CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) announced today that Edward Provost, President and Chief Operating Officer, will...
14:12, 2019-05-01

Iran’s foreign minister makes surprise visit to French town hosting G7 summit The office of French President Emmanuel Macron, who is hosting the G7 summit, declined to comment as did the French foreign ministry....
16:36, 2019-08-25

Dolphins Receiver Kenny Stills Calls Out Team Owner For Hosting Trump Fundraiser Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross is an old rich white guy, which means he is also a fan of Donald Trump, or at least he is the kind of person who ap...
18:40, 2019-08-07

Man accused of hosting wild East Village sex parties lives ‘double life’ as Orthodox Jew The 33-year-old, who is accused by outraged neighbors and his landlord of hosting sex parties in his East Village apartment, is leading a “double or ...
02:52, 2019-10-06

Jenny McCarthy says Brooke Shields should be thankful she didn’t land ‘View’ hosting gig: ‘That was hell’ Jenny McCarthy is responding to Brooke Shields, who still seems bitter about losing out on a gig co-hosting "The View" after the departure of Elisabe...
23:20, 2019-10-02

Orthodox Jew leads double life hosting wild East Village sex parties: wife The 33-year-old, who is accused by outraged neighbors and his landlord of hosting sex parties in his East Village apartment, is leading a “double or ...
23:36, 2019-10-05

Australian internet providers told to block websites hosting Christchurch terror video E-safety commissioner given power to monitor sites and order offending websites to be blockedAustralian internet service providers have been ordered ...
21:28, 2019-09-08

Kelly Clarkson Undergoes Surgery Hours After Hosting 2019 Billboard Music Awards Kelly Clarkson just redefined the old saying, "The show must go on!" A rep for the pop star tells E! News that the pop singer is "doing great" after...
03:08, 2019-05-03

CNN loves hosting Democratic candidates in town halls. Viewers aren’t returning the affection. Network says it’s providing a public service, but ratings suggest the public isn’t showing up....
13:24, 2019-05-14

James Corden admits to 'crippling' nerves ahead of hosting this weekend's Tony Awards James Corden may seem like an old pro when it comes to hosting awards show, but even he gets nervous....
18:44, 2019-06-07

'Good Place' star Jameela Jamil 'almost threw up on camera' hosting 'Misery Index' Jameela Jamil, best known as Tahani on NBC's "The Good Place," chats about her TBS game show "The Misery Index" and "I Weigh" movement on Instagram. ...
20:28, 2019-10-21

‘Stay together and step up’ action to meet Global Goals, ECOSOC President tells development forum We can realize the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030 “if we all stay together and step up our actions”, Inga Rhonda King, President of the...
01:12, 2019-07-19

Urgently address ‘defining challenges of our time’, to empower youth worldwide, top UN official tells forum  Young people require “skills, values, jobs and livelihoods that empower them” so they can help forge a more sustainable world, the President of the E...
10:43, 2019-04-09

CBOE Holdings, Inc. to Present at Credit Suisse 2011 Financial Services Forum Friday, February 11 CHICAGO, Feb. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: CBOE) today announced that Executive Vice Chairman Edward T. Tilly will present at...
15:56, 2019-05-01

CBOE Holdings To Present At Credit Suisse 14th Annual Financial Services Forum On February 14 CHICAGO, Feb. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) announced today that Edward T. Tilly, President and Chief Operating Office...
15:12, 2019-05-01

France’s Far Right Wants to Be an Environmental Party, Too Rooted in the idealization of the land and French identity, the National Rally’s approach focuses on the local and dovetails with its push to strengt...
19:00, 2019-10-17

What is the environmental cost of ironing? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific con...
17:56, 2019-07-23

Tech’s Environmental Impact and What You Can Do About It There are many eco-conscious steps to take around your tech, says John Schwartz, a climate reporter. Tech can also help us see the scope of climate c...
15:44, 2019-11-06

Dolphins Receiver Kenny Stills Calls Out Team Owner For Hosting Trump Fundraiser [Updates] Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross is an old rich white guy, which means he is also a fan of Donald Trump, or at least he is the kind of person who ap...
06:56, 2019-08-08

Emma Thompson talks hosting SNL, playing a late-night host, and then washes a dog with Jimmy Fallon That’s not a euphemism, although “washing a dog with Jimmy Fallon” might as well be the new go-to phrase agents use when informing clients about a ma...
12:56, 2019-05-11

Striking images capture Walthamstow's spirit from celebrating the Olympics to hosting Tour de France These striking photographs from Walthamstow celebrate the rise of Waltham Forest as a Borough of Culture and the spirit of its residents....
10:08, 2019-06-23

Ex-Ohio State coach Urban Meyer adds podcast co-hosting duties to retirement plans The ex-Ohio State coach has been exploring different ventures since his retirement last year...
23:52, 2019-07-08

Kevin Hart talks Oscars hosting scandal, alarming push to 'destroy' controversial comedians Comedian Kevin Hart reflected on his past Oscars hosting scandal while lamenting the current culture to “destroy” controversial comedians rather than...
16:12, 2019-04-09

Dolphins Receiver Kenny Stills Calls Out Team Owner For Hosting Trump Fundraiser [Update] Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross is an old rich white guy, which means he is also a fan of Donald Trump, or at least he is the kind of person who ap...
22:48, 2019-08-07

World Cup 2019: Hosting A Game Night At Home? Impress Your Guests With These Caramel Bread Popcorns Be it a movie night, game night, or a family get-together, there is one delight that happens to complement almost all the occasions - popcorns....
10:04, 2019-06-14

Trump hosting the G-7 at his Miami Doral resort is an 'extraordinary' breach of norms that could violate the constitution, experts say The Trump Organization Mick Mulvaney, the acting White House chief of staff, announced at a Thursday press briefing that the US would be hosting the ...
10:56, 2019-10-19

Cboe Global Markets to Present at the Credit Suisse 2019 Financial Services Forum on Tuesday, February 12 CHICAGO – February 6, 2019 - Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, announced today that Chri...
12:56, 2019-05-01

Baku forum to push back against ‘rise of hate’ with strong call for cultural and religious tolerance, says UN official Just off a plane from Sri Lanka, Miguel Angel Moratinos, United Nations High Representative for the Alliance of Civilizations (UNOAC), said on Wednes...
23:36, 2019-05-01

Halle Berry Gave Lena Waithe a Big Kiss For Luck on Her First Night Hosting Jimmy Kimmel Live! While Jimmy Kimmel was off co-hosting the live Norman Lear tribute on Wednesday, he left his talk show in good hands by actor and comedian Lena Waith...
17:52, 2019-05-23

Chrissy Teigen asks friends to boycott Equinox and SoulCycle as owner is hosting Trump fundraiser in the Hamptons "These 'different views you speak of are fundamental differences in compassion, empathy, humanity."...
15:12, 2019-08-08

The Environmental Downside of Cannabis Cultivation Thanks to the legalization of recreational cannabis in 10 states and the District of Columbia, sparking up a joint in these areas is as easy as order...
13:04, 2019-06-21

On the frontline: why has environmental journalism become so dangerous? The field of environmental journalism is now one of the most dangerous after war reporting. The investigative reporter Juliette Garside and the globa...
04:20, 2019-06-21

The environmental dangers of veganism | Letter Does anyone think a move to plant-based eating that includes monoculture, habitat destruction and food miles is something we should aim for, asks Mat...
19:40, 2019-06-23

What is 'environmental injustice' and why is the Guardian covering it? Five luminaries explain the concept of ‘environmental justice’ and reveal why, alongside the climate crisis, it is one of the most pressing issues of...
12:16, 2019-10-21

The top environmental influencers to follow on Instagram Forget the food-porn images, Instagram is a source of inspiration for those looking to follow a no-waste lifestyle...
13:04, 2019-06-05

Environmental damage of tourism comes under MPs’ spotlight Inquiry to address problems including aviation emissions and traffic in UK and abroadHolidaymakers’ responsibility for foul beaches, overcrowding, tr...
08:32, 2019-07-18

US says it will complete Keystone environmental review BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — U.S. government attorneys say the Trump administration plans to finish a new environmental review of the Keystone XL oil pipel...
03:48, 2019-05-08

Your Vape Litter Is Becoming an Environmental Disaster Anyone who’s participated in a beach cleanup is familiar with the classic cup of cigarette butts. The collection of nasty, soggy, chemically remains ...
19:20, 2019-10-24

Community thanks Rep. Grijalva for environmental work TUCSON – A special thank you to Representative Raul Grijalva on Wednesday, August 14. Dozens of community members gathered to thank the congres...
06:52, 2019-08-15

Case against HS2 environmental protesters collapses Sarah Green and Laura Hughes raised concerns over impact on Colne Valley near LondonTwo environmental protesters campaigning against the HS2 high-spe...
17:12, 2019-07-18

Russia cracks down on environmental activists The environmental group Ecodefense is being targeted by the Russian authorities for refusing to comply with a law that was heavily criticized interna...
10:40, 2019-07-22

Brazil’s environmental changes under a far-right climate skeptic RIO DE JANEIRO — Pressure is rising around the administration of President Jair Bolsonaro to comply with Brazil’s pledge to fight global warming, as ...
21:44, 2019-08-20

New Colorado environmental law stalls oil investment New environmental regulations in Colorado have chilled investment in the state's oil and gas fields as companies grapple with how local officials wil...
13:32, 2019-05-09

The Environmental Case for Composting Your Body A new law in Washington state will allow residents to forgo burial or cremation when they die and turn their remains into compost instead....
17:12, 2019-05-22

El Paso shooting: 8chan offline after Internet company Cloudflare pulls support for 'cesspool of hate' online forum Controversial online forum 8chan is offline after internet services company Cloudflare pulled its support for the site in the wake of the horrific El...
18:00, 2019-08-05

Amazing time-lapse video shows London Stadium transform from West Ham home to hosting Muse, MLB and athletics Premier League football will be back at London Stadium in less than a month, following a hectic summer in which West Ham United's home has played hos...
19:16, 2019-07-17

Prepare For a Vlog Squad Takeover Because David Dobrik Is Hosting the 2019 Teen Choice Awards With Lucy Hale Drum-roll please! This year's Teen Choice Awards host will be Katy Keene star Lucy Hale, with famous vlogger David Dobrik taking on the role of co-h...
00:44, 2019-07-30

U.S. says it will complete environmental review for Keystone XL pipeline U.S. government attorneys say the Trump administration plans to finish a new environmental review of the Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada even if...
02:00, 2019-05-08

Bon Iver’s i,i and indie rock’s environmental apocalypse Bon Iver albums are not known for their scrutability. Justin Vernon has long favored words’ sounds over their meanings, peppering his albums with neo...
15:20, 2019-08-29

Environmental activist murders double in 15 years Death toll almost half that of US troops killed in Afghanistan and Iraq since 2001, data showsKillings of environmental defenders have doubled over t...
17:44, 2019-08-05

Trump’s Misleading Claims About His Environmental Record President Trump selectively talked up what he said were achievements in ensuring air and water quality, declining carbon emissions and Superfund clea...
04:28, 2019-07-09

Environmental groups sue over offshore drilling rule changes NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Environmental groups are challenging what they view as the Trump administration’s decision to weaken critical safety rules c...
21:52, 2019-06-11

Trump praises his administration's environmental efforts The US president did not mention climate change, but spoke of improvements to the economy and pollution....
00:00, 2019-07-09

Here’s what the federal campaigns are doing to limit their environmental impact Frequent flights and plenty of takeaway food can quickly add up to a big environmental impact....
15:37, 2019-09-16

Tiny houses have big environmental impacts: study Tiny houses are annoyingly cute and wonderfully impractical. They’re also good for you — and everyone else. Tiny house dwellers slashed their e...
19:36, 2019-08-07

EPA official who led environmental rule rollbacks resigns A top Environmental Protection Agency who had led the agency’s weakening of Obama-era climate change rules is resigning....
16:36, 2019-06-26

Make environmental damage a war crime, say scientists Call for new Geneva convention to protect wildlife and nature reserves in conflict regionsInternational lawmakers should adopt a fifth Geneva convent...
15:08, 2019-07-24

Environmental laws waived for border barriers TUCSON – The United States government is moving forward with building barriers along the southern border in Arizona and California. The Departm...
04:20, 2019-05-18

Ex-ministers condemn course of Brazil’s environmental policy SAO PAULO (AP) — Eight former Brazilian environment ministers are lashing out at far-right President Jair Bolsonaro, saying his administration is ...
02:32, 2019-05-09

Environmental bill could force expensive car recalls Draft bill aims to force car industry to comply with legislation or face mandatory recalls Car makers that ignore environmental legislation will be f...
13:24, 2019-10-18

Trump’s EPA shifts more environmental enforcement to states BOKOSHE, Okla. (AP) — A small town in Oklahoma is warning communities about the Trump administration’s environmental policies. Residents of Bok...
06:20, 2019-05-20

South Africa's PPC bows to environmental regulations South African cement company PPC said on Friday it expects to pay as much as 120 million rand ($8.5 million) per year due to the new carbon tax and ...
18:28, 2019-06-28

Autonomous system improves environmental sampling at sea An autonomous robotic system invented by researchers at MIT and the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) efficiently sniffs out the most scien...
21:16, 2019-11-04

To avert environmental disaster, we need to return to the trees We need to radically rethink how we obtain energy, move ourselves around, build cities and use land. Wood has plausible answers for all of these...
21:04, 2019-04-11

All-star environmental music video goes viral An all-star animated video featuring the voices of Justin Bieber and Ariana Grande is a viral hit....
14:40, 2019-04-19

London Marathon: How do you reduce the environmental impact? The London race aims to reduce waste with paper cups, fewer drinks and even edible seaweed capsules....
13:48, 2019-04-26

He’s a Gulf War vet who stepped up during Katrina. Now he’s an environmental crusader Retired Lt Gen Russel Honoré commands what he’s named the ‘Green Army’ against toxic pollution in Louisiana’s ‘Cancer Alley’Retired Lt Gen Russel Hon...
08:48, 2019-07-17

Thursday’s Daily Brief: Press Freedom Day, cultural dialogue forum, Tuna Day, #GlobalGoals awards, and updates from Syria, Somalia, Mali This Thursday, top stories includes: the celebrations of World Press Freedom Day and World Tuna Day, events for inter-cultural dialogue in Azerbaijan...
00:44, 2019-05-03

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

Engaging world’s youth vital to preventing violent extremism, building sustainable peace, UN official tells Baku Forum The spotlight for the second and final day of the 5th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue in Baku, Azerbaijan, shined brightly on youth, with a liv...
22:12, 2019-05-03

Goats are munching this Greek island into environmental crisis SAMOTHRAKI, Greece — With oak and chestnut forests, waterfalls and rugged coastline, Samothraki has a wild beauty and a remoteness that sets it apart...
18:20, 2019-10-07

Deforestation is overrated as environmental threat, study finds Deforestation's contribution to climate change is vastly overestimated, a new study concludes....
01:12, 2019-11-05

Which environmental factors affect type 2 diabetes risk? New research looks at the cumulative environmental factors that affect the risk of developing type 2 diabetes in rural and urban areas....
22:40, 2019-11-02

Spain: Gran Canaria wildfire an 'environmental tragedy' A wildfire on Spain's Gran Canaria  has forced thousands of people to evacuate. Some 6,000 hectares have burned so far and the fire has entered the n...
09:32, 2019-08-20

Amazon rainforest fires: an environmental catastrophe – in pictures Fires are raging across the world’s largest tropical rainforest as farmers, land-grabbers and loggers torch trees and clear land for crops or grazing...
07:20, 2019-08-27

Banks warned over Saudi Aramco by environmental groups Eight green groups send letter to express concern over planned market floatEnvironmental groups have warned the banks linked to Saudi Aramco’s planne...
07:44, 2019-10-17

Environmental group sues over ice seal habitat decision ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An environmental group is suing the federal government for failing to designate critical habitat for two species of ice seal...
22:52, 2019-06-13

U.S. concludes environmental spat with Peru using trade treaty The U.S. government, fearing Peru had recently acted to weaken its ability to stop illegal logging, has used a 2009 trade treaty's environmental prov...
23:16, 2019-04-09

We could use bees' honey to track environmental lead pollution Honey is a surprisingly effective tool for monitoring the levels of lead in the environment. It could be used in places where sampling is hard to org...
16:16, 2019-08-22

Environmental activists board Equinor rig set to drill in Arctic Greenpeace activists on Monday climbed aboard a Seadrill drilling rig commissioned by Equinor in protest against oil and gas drilling in the Norwegia...
10:24, 2019-04-29

Brazil minister says he will shrink, not replace environmental agency Brazil intends to reduce the size of its environmental policymaking body but does not plan to have it report to a new council controlled by President...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Brazil authorities raise environmental concerns around oil auction Seven exploratory oil blocks set to be auctioned by Brazil on Thursday are the subject of environmental litigation, authorities said on Wednesday, co...
22:28, 2019-10-09

Hampstead launches first-ever environmental awareness program for residents In a first, the town of Hampstead launched its first green patroller. A sort of adviser on environmental matters. The project is expected to last unt...
20:52, 2019-06-18

Marijuana industry aims at environmental, ethical goals LOS ANGELES (AP) — An alliance of large marijuana businesses has a message for the public: We’re good corporate citizens. The 45-member Global ...
01:44, 2019-06-19

Gunmen attack prominent Colombian environmental activist BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — One of Colombia’s most-prominent grassroots activists and winner of a prestigious international environmental prize has...
06:32, 2019-05-05

When calling out environmental hypocrisy is nothing but a cynical ploy | Zoe Williams Those who would benefit from climate inaction try to sabotage green politics by criticising activists. We must resist themEver since Al Gore first la...
07:28, 2019-08-23

Environmental photographer of the year 2019 winners – in pictures SL Shanth Kumar has won Ciwem environmental photographer of the year 2019 for his image of homes battered by flooding in Mumbai. This year’s winners ...
10:32, 2019-09-25

Global response to poverty and environmental goals 'not ambitious enough’ The global response to realizing poverty and environmental goals agreed by world leaders in 2015 has not been “ambitious enough” according to the UN ...
18:44, 2019-07-09

Greece inks undersea gas deals despite environmental warning ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Financially-struggling Greece has signed contracts for offshore gas exploration in large tracts of the Mediterranean, despite w...
14:20, 2019-06-27

Leonardo DiCaprio helps create new environmental alliance Leonardo DiCaprio is taking his environmental up a notch, creating a new nonprofit environmental powerhouse with billionaire investors and philanthro...
21:40, 2019-07-02

Dutch construction workers protest environmental rules THE HAGUE, Netherlands — Thousands of Dutch construction workers converged on The Hague on Wednesday to protest restrictions they say are crippling t...
17:12, 2019-10-30

Uber commits to reporting its rides’ environmental impact During a press conference in San Francisco, Uber renewed its commitment to sustainability by pledging to report the environmental impact of its rides...
20:40, 2019-09-26

China to launch new round of nationwide environmental inspections China will soon begin dispatching teams of inspectors to its provinces and regions in a new nationwide probe into environmental compliance, with the ...
07:24, 2019-06-27

Luc Ferrandez’s resignation comes as part of growing environmental push Climate change is an increasingly influential item for voters at the ballot box Plateau Mont Royal borough Luc Ferrandez resigns on not...
01:12, 2019-05-16

Environmental activists demonstrate at Shell's shareholder meeting Environmental activists on Tuesday demonstrated outside the Royal Dutch Shell's annual general shareholder meeting, calling for the end of the use of...
12:36, 2019-05-21

Massive Bylong coalmine in NSW blocked on environmental grounds Independent planning commission refuses South Korean company Kepco’s $290m proposalThe NSW Independent Planning Commission has rejected the developme...
05:32, 2019-09-18

US releases environmental analysis of plan to stop fires BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Federal officials have released a draft environmental analysis for a proposal intended to stop rangeland wildfires in a huge swat...
23:24, 2019-06-24

Senate introduces more than 130 changes to Liberals’ environmental assessment bill There are five sitting weeks left for the Senate to pass the environmental assessment bill so the House of Commons can consider the amendments....
03:40, 2019-05-10

Environmental campaigners want EU to curb Balkans hydropower incentives Environmental campaigners called for the European Union to curb the number of small hydropower projects in the Western Balkans by pressing for more s...
10:56, 2019-09-25

New Brunswick announces $2.5 million Environmental Trust Fund The province of New Brunswick is investing in climate change research and adaptation plans....
22:16, 2019-07-31

Edie Campbell: 'Fashion has an environmental problem – and I am complicit' With the clothing industry slow to respond to the impending climate catastrophe, how does a major model square her career with concern for the planet...
10:44, 2019-09-13

U.S. environmental groups sue over Trump auto emissions move Nine U.S. environmental groups sued the U.S. Transportation Department on Friday over its effort to bar California from setting tailpipe emissions an...
21:56, 2019-09-27

Environmental groups sue over Trump auto emissions move Nine U.S. environmental groups sued the U.S. Transportation Department on Friday over its effort to bar California from setting tailpipe emissions an...
19:40, 2019-09-27

Vinyl revival: is there an environmental cost to record sales? Many records – selling at their highest rate for decades – are PVC, which is to be banned in the EUFor an event dedicated to the vinyl revival, the s...
10:24, 2019-05-11

Adani coalmine environmental approvals given three-week deadline New timeframe for controversial Carmichael mine is ‘good news’, Queensland premier saysThe Queensland government has placed a three-week deadline on ...
04:36, 2019-05-24

Cardiff Half Marathon: Worry over environmental impact Organisers of the Cardiff Half Marathon have taken measures to reduce the event's carbon footprint....
13:00, 2019-10-05

A stock-trading Reddit forum has minted a group of hall-of-famers who best exploited Robinhood's 'infinite leverage' glitch. Here's how much money each has amassed through the hack. Paramount Pictures Traders have been exploiting a glitch in Robinhood's app to trade with a limitless supply of borrowed cash, and one online forum m...
18:44, 2019-11-07

Citigroup's new shipping finance chairman to deepen environmental focus Citigroup's veteran shipping finance banker Michael Parker is to become chairman of the bank's shipping & logistics business, a role which will incl...
15:04, 2019-08-22

Major global firms accused of concealing their environmental impact More than 700 companies, including Amazon, Tesco and ExxonMobil, lack transparency, campaign group claimsA $10tn (£7.9tn) investor alliance has accus...
19:40, 2019-06-16

Trump touts environmental record despite slashing climate regulations In a White House speech, the president claimed clean air and water has been a priority but voters disapprove of his climate crisis handling Donald Tr...
23:16, 2019-07-08

Trump to claim US is environmental leader in spite of ripping up protections Exclusive: On Monday president will likely tout America’s clean air and water, even though he’s rescinded rules to cut pollutionDonald Trump plans to...
21:04, 2019-07-03

Environmental group grades cruise lines: Disney gets an A-; most others get F's Environmental organization Friends of the Earth graded 16 major cruise lines on their environmental impact.       ...
22:24, 2019-07-02

Environmental groups sue Trump administration for weakening Endangered Species Act More than half a dozen environmental groups on Wednesday filed a lawsuit against the Trump administration for its purported attempt to weaken the End...
03:12, 2019-08-22

Environmental group putting pressure on New Brunswick to ban herbicide spraying Although the spraying of glyphosate has been reduced in some areas, "Stop Spraying New Brunswick," says all parties need to do more to have it outlaw...
01:12, 2019-07-16

Environmental groups sue to block Trump Endangered Species Act rollback More than half a dozen environmental groups filed a lawsuit this week against the Trump administration for its purported attempt to weaken the Endang...
22:40, 2019-08-22

Mining industry welcomes new environmental assessment rules under Bill C-69 "This promises to be a better system than what we've had for the last seven years," said Pierre Gratton, the president of the Mining Association of C...
01:52, 2019-06-14

Greta Thunberg wins 'alternative Nobel' for environmental work Chinese women’s rights advocate Guo Jianmei also among quartet of ‘practical visionaries’ recognised in Right Livelihood awardsDays after her powerfu...
13:56, 2019-09-25

Study: German youth fear environmental destruction, more vocal Environmental destruction and climate change are top fears among German youth, alongside terrorism, according to a survey. Most trust democracy but h...
21:36, 2019-10-15

Revealed: how the FBI targeted environmental activists in domestic terror investigations Protesters were characterized as a threat to national security in what one calls an attempt to criminalize their actionsHelen Yost, a 62-year-old env...
07:48, 2019-09-24

Petrobras CEO says oil spill could be worst environmental 'attack' in Brazil's history Oil slicks washing up on beaches along more than 2,000 kilometers (1,240 miles) of Brazil's northeast coastline could be the worst environmental "att...
16:32, 2019-10-29

Harris announces 'landmark bill' with AOC to fight 'environmental injustice' Sen. Kamala Harris announced she was teaming up with Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to make sure the Green New Deal would lift up low-income communiti...
00:20, 2019-07-30

Formula One's Dutch Grand Prix Under Fire For Environmental Reasons While Formula One’s Dutch Grand Prix may have secured a slot in the series’ prospective 2020 calendar, the race is far from guaranteed to happen. Tha...
15:40, 2019-10-08

Brazil slashes environmental protection budget as Amazon burns Brazil’s government has begun legal procedures to transfer all employees out of three of the state’s four federal environmental protection offices, w...
20:16, 2019-09-17

Fracking plans near Adani coalmine raise new environmental fears Environmentalists are concerned gas extraction near the Carmichael site will compound the impacts of coalmining on the Galilee BasinA Queensland gas ...
05:32, 2019-09-18

Road rage: Norway goes to polls split over environmental policies Gilets jaunes-style movement has threatened to bring down national governmentRegional elections in Norway on Monday are being billed as a referendum ...
14:40, 2019-09-08

Massive Bylong valley coalmine in NSW blocked on environmental grounds Independent planning commission refuses South Korean company Kepco’s $290m proposalThe New South Wales Independent Planning Commission has rejected t...
06:32, 2019-09-18

China reprimands 130 people during second round of environmental audits: Xinhua China has reprimanded 130 people and summoned more than a thousand company and government officials during a second round of nationwide environmental...
14:40, 2019-08-08

Watch the First Clip From Ellen Page’s New Documentary About Environmental Racism In There’s Something In the Water, a new documentary premiering at the Toronto International Film Festival this weekend, co-directors and produ...
18:16, 2019-09-06

‘Greta effect’ leads to boom in children’s environmental books The 16-year-old climate change activist has galvanised young people to read more about saving the planetSome seek to convey the wonder of endangered ...
09:08, 2019-08-11

Josh Frydenberg's office asked if environmental rule changes could be kept secret Exclusive: Frydenberg’s office canvassed whether he had power to weaken grasslands protections after Angus Taylor raised the issue, which was affecti...
22:56, 2019-06-19

China plans 226 GW of new coal power projects: environmental groups China's total planned coal-fired power projects now stand at 226.2 gigawatts (GW), the highest in the world and more than twice the amount of new ca...
08:08, 2019-09-19

Proposed salmon farm raises environmental concerns in Hebrides Scottish Natural Heritage warns of potential ‘significant effects’ on birds and marine lifeSignificant environmental concerns have been raised about ...
17:16, 2019-08-12

Food Waste Is a Huge Environmental Problem. Here’s 5 Ways to Reduce Yours Tossing uneaten leftovers or slimy lettuce may feel like no big deal. But a new report from the sustainability-focused World Resources Institute (WRI...
17:36, 2019-09-03

Merkel favors carbon pricing to meet environmental targets Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday she flavored carbon prices to incentivize savings in climate-damaging emissions, as Germany struggles to meet...
11:56, 2019-07-19

Swiss mountain air exporter in running for environmental shame award A group that draws attention to environmentally unsound transport has named its nominees in the 2019 "especially absurd shipping award." Among them w...
20:28, 2019-08-19

Municipality of Wood Buffalo faces provincial environmental charges The regional government for Fort McMurray is facing environmental and dangerous goods charges from the province....
01:20, 2019-07-18

Food Waste Is a Huge Environmental Problem. Here Are 5 Ways to Reduce Yours Tossing uneaten leftovers or slimy lettuce may feel like no big deal. But a new report from the sustainability-focused World Resources Institute (WRI...
22:12, 2019-09-09

Oil spill may be worst environmental 'attack' in Brazil's history: Petrobras CEO Oil slicks washing up on beaches along more than 2,000 kilometers (1,240 miles) of Brazil's northeast coastline could be the worst environmental "att...
17:04, 2019-10-29

U.S. Supreme Court weighs important environmental case from Hawaii U.S. Supreme Court justices on Wednesday wrestled over whether a wastewater treatment plant in Hawaii is subject to a federal water law in an importa...
17:48, 2019-11-06

Brazil president creates body to pardon environmental fines Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro has created a regulatory body with the power to forgive or revise environmental fines, a move to rein in what he ha...
23:40, 2019-04-12

Alberta budget weakens environmental, climate monitoring: Opposition The Alberta budget tabled last week cuts funds for environmental monitoring and for managing greenhouse gas emissions which critics say will weaken t...
19:28, 2019-10-28

Paul Simon to donate festival proceeds to environmental orgs Paul Simon is donating all net proceeds from his 2019 Outside Lands Festival performance to two environmental organizations...
17:12, 2019-04-23

Red States Are Criminalizing Speech to Wage War on Environmental Pipeline Activists Protesting oil pipeline construction now carries felony charges in multiple states, putting the free speech of environmental activists at risk....
13:56, 2019-06-07

New Data Platform Illuminates History of Human Environmental Impact The human environmental footprint is not only deep, but old. Ancient traces of this footprint can be found in animal bones, shells, scales, and antle...
00:24, 2019-05-14

Greta Thunberg rejects Nordic Council environmental award She turned down the prize money and said "the climate movement does not need any more awards"....
15:40, 2019-10-30

Brazil's Bolsonaro to extend environmental land registry indefinitely President Jair Bolsonaro will reissue a temporary decree removing a deadline for farmers to register their properties on an environmental registry se...
21:08, 2019-06-06

Environmental activists climb aboard Equinor drilling rig in Arctic Greenpeace activists on Monday climbed aboard a Seadrill drilling rig commissioned by Equinor to explore for oil and gas in the Norwegian Arctic, the...
08:00, 2019-04-29

Adani's Australian coal mine wins further environmental approval India's Adani Enterprises has taken a step closer to the construction of a controversial thermal coal mine in Australia after winning federal governm...
16:00, 2019-04-09

US warns China, Russia over Arctic amid environmental shifts ROVANIEMI, Finland (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says the Trump administration is moving to assert America’s presence in the Arcti...
16:36, 2019-05-06

'Exterminator of the future': Brazil's Bolsonaro denounced for environmental assault Activist and politician Marina Silva warns Brazil’s rainforest protections being destroyed but vows ‘we can’t let that happen’Jair Bolsonaro is trans...
09:20, 2019-05-09

UN calls for shipping ‘propulsion revolution’ to avoid ‘environmental disaster’ If emissions from the maritime industry are not cut, we are headed for “an environmental disaster”, Isabelle Durant, the deputy head of the UN trade ...
19:16, 2019-10-30

'Racism dictates who gets dumped on': how environmental injustice divides the world Five luminaries explain the concept of ‘environmental justice’ and reveal why, alongside the climate crisis, it is one of the most pressing issues of...
17:12, 2019-10-21

UN launches drive to highlight environmental cost of staying fashionable It takes around 7,500 litres of water to make a single pair of jeans,  equivalent to the amount of water the average person drinks over a period of s...
10:43, 2019-04-09

Global Media Forum 2019: Press freedom linked to media credibility With journalists and media organizations losing some of their credibility, authorities find it easier to curtail press freedom. Asian journalists exp...
15:28, 2019-05-29

Online Forum’s Call to Users to ‘Prove You’re Not White’ Unleashes a Flood of White Tears Creators of the subreddit Black People Twitter hoped for a space where black folk could speak freely about whatever was on their mind. But when they ...
03:36, 2019-10-09

Ecological Forestry Forum updates stakeholders on changes to forestry industry Lands and Forestry Minister Iain Rankin said their goal was to show people what they've been working on....
22:36, 2019-06-25

Global Media Forum 2019: Populists, media and power Who holds the power in politics and society? That is one of the questions to be discussed in depth by international participants at DW's Global Media...
08:48, 2019-05-26

World's best country to visit in 2019, according to the World Economic Forum It has more than 3,000 miles of coastline, and no fewer than 48 UNESCO World Heritage sites....
12:24, 2019-09-06

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

Orlando Bloom reveals why he turned down 'Saturday Night Live' hosting gig Orlando Bloom opened up on "The Howard Stern Show" about what made him reject an offer to host "Saturday Night Live."      ...
03:40, 2019-09-10

Carabao Cup draw 2019-20: Dates, fixtures, how to watch and why Morrisons in Colindale is hosting EFL draw Seventy football clubs are set to find out who they will face in the first round of the Carabao Cup later this week....
22:08, 2019-06-18

Genetics play bigger role in autism risk than environmental factors (Reuters Health) - Most of the variation in risk for autism may be explained by genetics rather than differences in environmental factors like lifest...
05:48, 2019-07-24

Can 'nests' and eco bikes reduce the environmental impact of parcel delivery in cities? Cities are testing new systems to reduce the pollution and congestion caused by of the final leg of a package’s journey from warehouse to doorstepThe...
17:28, 2019-11-04

Brazil to hire short-term environmental enforcers following Amazon fires Brazil doesn't have the funding to hire more permanent environmental enforcement agents in the wake of surging Amazon fires but will contract local e...
03:04, 2019-09-07

World Gold Council sets out environmental, ethical mining guidelines The World Gold Council (WGC) on Thursday published a set of guidelines for gold miners designed to encourage high environmental and ethical standards...
06:36, 2019-09-12

Feds reconsidering whether environmental assessment is needed for Northern Pulp’s proposal The company submitted its proposal for a replacement facility in February. The new plan would involve pumping effluent into the Northumberland Strait...
01:08, 2019-09-06

From recycled leather to natural dyes, fashion tries to limit environmental damage Fashion is supposed to make you look and feel good, and the apparel industry is finally making efforts to have the same effect on the planet....
22:36, 2019-09-18

Watch the First Clip From Ellen Page and Ian Daniel’s New Documentary About Environmental Racism In There’s Something In the Water, a new documentary premiering at the Toronto International Film Festival this weekend, co-directors and produ...
19:36, 2019-09-06

Environmental groups urge Liberals to budget for climate change costs The Green Budget Coalition, comprised of 22 environment advocacy organizations, released its annual list of asks for the federal budget Wednesday. Th...
00:24, 2019-11-07

Warren debuts ambitious policy plan that addresses environmental racism Elizabeth Warren’s proposal builds on her platform to fight climate crisis by investing $3tn in next decade to combat global heatingDemocratic presid...
14:36, 2019-10-09

Montreal moves to ban glyphosate pesticide amid health and environmental concerns Premier François Legault said on Thursday that the reports were alarming, but the issue needs to be further reviewed before a total provincial ban. ...
19:36, 2019-09-06

Alberta ending separate offices for climate change, environmental monitoring Alberta's United Conservative government is eliminating stand-alone offices for climate change policy and environmental monitoring....
21:00, 2019-09-13

Elizabeth Warren debuts ambitious plan to tackle environmental racism Contender’s proposal builds on her platform to fight climate crisis by investing $3tn in next decade to combat global heatingDemocratic presidential ...
16:56, 2019-10-09

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

China begins new environmental probe in smog-prone Hebei province China has launched a new audit into environmental compliance in the northern industrial province of Hebei surrounding Beijing, as it looks to ensure ...
07:12, 2019-10-11

Trump administration readies draft plan to speed environmental permitting The Trump administration will complete a draft proposal to streamline environmental permitting for big infrastructure projects by next month, an admi...
00:20, 2019-05-23

Toughen environmental laws to stem extinction crisis, scientists tell Morrison More than 240 conservation scientists sign open letter warning PM that 17 Australian native species face extinction in next 20 yearsMore than 240 con...
18:28, 2019-10-27

Trump Will Speak Monday on ‘America’s Environmental Leadership.’ Critics Say It Will be Surreal. The idea for the speech originated with consultants on the re-election campaign worried that his environmental record was a turnoff to two key demogr...
20:04, 2019-07-08

'The climate doesn't need awards': Greta Thunberg declines environmental prize The teen activist implored politicians and people in power to ‘listen to the best available science’ in an Instagram postSwedish climate activist Gre...
23:28, 2019-10-29

Environmental groups say Premier Jason Kenney’s ‘war room’ threats won’t distract them "The war room makes for good theatre, but the people who follow this closely are going to look at this as amateur hour," said Keith Stewart of Greenp...
18:08, 2019-05-19

Environmental protection moves ‘closer to the people’ through new human rights agreement The UN environment agency and human rights office (OHCHR) signed a landmark new agreement on Friday aimed at better protecting vulnerable human and e...
19:00, 2019-08-16

Sierra Leoneans sue government for alleged environmental failings at diamond mine Sierra Leoneans living next to the country's largest diamond mine are taking their government to West Africa's regional court for failing to protect ...
17:36, 2019-08-29

Do the Brazil Amazon fires justify environmental interventionism? | Lawrence Douglas All the reasons that support the project of humanitarian intervention apply with equal, if not greater force, in the case of the environmentThe horri...
13:20, 2019-08-31

'Vote for the climate': NSW demands environmental short film's removal from internet Create NSW contacted Screenworks, which then demanded the film-makers take down Island HomeA New South Wales government agency has demanded the remov...
03:32, 2019-05-18

Sask., Whitecap Dakota First Nation sign environmental regulation agreement A historic environmental regulation agreement, the first of its kind in Canada, signed between the Saskatchewan government and Whitecap Dakota First ...
20:44, 2019-05-28

Mexican regulator approves Pemex oil refinery construction, with environmental conditions The environmental regulator for Mexico's oil industry said on Monday it had approved the construction of a refinery for state oil company Pemex, but ...
06:00, 2019-08-13

Trump attacks California's homeless crisis with false environmental trope The president threatened to issue San Francisco a violation after claiming the city allowed needles and waste to flow into the oceanDonald Trump has ...
03:24, 2019-09-20

Acacia Mining says Tanzanian mine to be issued environmental protection order Acacia Mining Plc said on Friday its North Mara Gold Mine would be issued an environmental protection order (EPO) relating to alleged historical brea...
14:08, 2019-05-17

Patagonia just won the United Nations’ top environmental honor for entrepreneurial vision — here's why we're not surprised Patagonia Patagonia won the UN's Champions of the Earth award for entrepreneurial vision for its dynamic, thorough policies that place sustainability...
21:16, 2019-10-11

Environmental work in Brecon Beacons estate handed to young people The project will restore habitats and ecosystems and explore innovative farming and forestry approaches....
18:56, 2019-07-11

Essential poll: voters divided on PM's plan to crack down on environmental protests Approval ratings dip for both Scott Morrison and Anthony Albanese in latest surveyAustralians are divided about a controversial plan, telegraphed by ...
00:28, 2019-11-12

Brazil ramps up environmental policing amid outrage over Amazon fires Brazilian law enforcement officials targeted illegal wildcat miners in an apparent resurgence of environmental policing amid raging Amazonian rainfor...
18:20, 2019-08-31

Revealed: Mobil sought to fight environmental regulation, documents show Oil giant looked to make tax-exempt donations to universities and civic groups in the early 1990s to promote the company’s interestsOil giant Mobil s...
08:00, 2019-06-12

Revealed: anti-terror center helped police track environmental activists Observers argue efforts by the Oregon Titan Fusion Center to disseminate information about protesters violates state lawA federally sponsored anti-te...
08:48, 2019-10-02

Prince Harry warns world faces environmental calamity and says: we are driving ourselves to extinction The Duke of Sussex has said the world is facing environmental calamity as he warned: "We are literally driving ourselves to extinction."...
00:48, 2019-10-01

An environmental group found arsenic and chromium in tap water in all 50 US states. Here's how to check what's in your taps. Bethany Mollenkof/Los Angeles Times/Getty Images A newly updated database from the nonprofit Environmental Working Group (EWG) documents nearly 280 c...
06:36, 2019-10-23

Environmental activists push back against proposed abattoir in Prince Edward County A group of environmental activists believe that Frank Stronach's plan to build an abbatoir in PEC is not in the best interest of the county....
23:16, 2019-09-10

The environmental ethics of having kids: why millennials are skipping babies in order to save the planet As Prince Harry reveals he and Meghan Markle will have a maximum of two children, we ask is having less children the answer to climate change? Laura ...
16:08, 2019-07-31

Daily on Energy: Trump joins EPA head Wheeler to boast of environmental successes Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
20:28, 2019-07-08

What Effects Will Keystone Pipeline Leak Have in Area? Environmental Advocates Fear the Worst A drop in pressure was detected by the control center of the pipeline’s operator, TC Energy, formerly known as TransCanada, about 9:20 p.m. local tim...
00:24, 2019-11-02

Chile court sends $2.5 billion Dominga copper project for environmental review The $2.5 billion Dominga copper mining project in Chile will have to be reviewed again by an environmental tribune, the Supreme Court ruled on Thursd...
01:08, 2019-09-27

Environmental Win! The San Diego Zoo Has Announced They Have Acquired A Big Stupid Gorilla That Loves To Eat Plastic And Styrofoam It seems like every day now, there’s another grim report in the news about the devastating effects of plastic waste on the environment, but here’s a ...
18:24, 2019-05-28

Grupo Mexico says Navy found no environmental damage after sulfuric acid spill Mexican mining and transport firm Grupo Mexico said on Monday that Mexico's Navy Ministry reported it did not find environmental damage from the comp...
16:04, 2019-07-22

Edmonton to contribute $150K to environmental projects over 2016 herbicide spraying incident After being charged with "pesticide-related" environmental offences last year, the City of Edmonton said it "takes responsibility" and will pay $150,...
00:04, 2019-07-16

Kenya environmental tribunal suspends coal plant license, allows fresh study A Kenyan environmental tribunal delayed a license for a planned coal power plant in the coastal Lamu region on Wednesday, saying the builders must su...
17:44, 2019-06-26

We all smell the smoke, we all feel the heat. This environmental catastrophe is global | Alexis Wright Governments of the world need to act. It’s time to speak to our planet with kindness before it’s too lateAll the raspy-voice myna birds have come her...
23:40, 2019-05-17

EPA chief suggests California environmental rules to blame for wildfire-induced blackouts Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Andrew Wheeler is questioning whether California's strict climate and environmental regulations were to...
21:20, 2019-10-22

Norway's Equinor must modify environmental plan to drill in Great Australian Bight Federal regulator wants to know more about the consultation Equinor conducted and the risks posed by oil spillsNorwegian energy company Equinor has b...
07:20, 2019-11-11

‘Once-in-a-generation opportunity’ will be squandered, warns Guterres, unless social, economic, environmental challenges are met Unless the world faces its “social, economic and environmental challenges head-on”, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres said on Tuesday...
03:36, 2019-04-10

Adani's Australian coal mine moves closer, wins key environmental approval India's Adani Enterprises has stepped closer to construction of a thermal coal mine in the Australian state of Queensland after Australia's environme...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Online survey asks Nova Scotians to weigh in on climate, environmental goals Province opens public onsultation period and seeks recommendations and advice regarding the new Nova Scotia Sustainable Prosperity Act...
00:04, 2019-08-29

Brazil agents raid illegal miners in Amazon as environmental enforcement ratchets up Federal agents in Brazil exchanged gunfire with illegal miners in the Amazon state of Para on Friday, according to Reuters witnesses, in a dramatic e...
14:16, 2019-08-31

Teck's Quebrada Blanca copper mine in Chile fined for environmental violations Chilean regulators said on Thursday they had fined the sprawling Quebrada Blanca copper mine, controlled by Canadian miner Teck Resources Ltd, for vi...
21:52, 2019-08-22

Environmental group calls on Canada to get tough with Brazil to curb fires in Amazon While forest fires ravage the Amazon rainforests, environment group in Canada wants Ottawa to get tough on Brazil to halt deforestation....
01:28, 2019-08-28

Ellen Page documentary on environmental racism in Nova Scotia to screen at TIFF Ingrid Waldron, author of the book that inspired the documentary, says actress Ellen Page reached out to her about shedding light on the issue of env...
21:16, 2019-08-12

Fitch adds environmental risk metric to mortgage-backed securities ratings Fitch Ratings will factor natural disaster and catastrophic risk into their ratings of residential mortgage-backed securities (RMBS), the firm announ...
23:04, 2019-06-05

Radiohead release 18 hours of stolen music to raise money for environmental group Guitarist Jonny Greenwood tweeted that about 18 hours of material was stolen last week.        ...
16:48, 2019-06-11

Ky Blood Center hosting LEX 18 Red Mile Blood Drive LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – The Kentucky Blood Center will hold a blood drive Friday to drive up their inventory as we approach the Fourth of Jul...
16:20, 2019-06-27

Green groups ask French court to order Total to disclose environmental steps in Uganda Six French and Ugandan campaign groups have asked a French court to order energy major Total to disclose how it is addressing the human and environme...
18:16, 2019-10-23