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BlackRock takes tougher stance on climate after activist heat

BlackRock Chief Executive Larry Fink has warned company boards to step up efforts to tackle climate change, marking a significant shift in the public...

BlackRock takes tougher stance on climate after activist heat

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BlackRock vows tougher stance on climate after activist heat BlackRock Chief Executive Larry Fink warned company boards to step up efforts to tackle climate change, a significant shift by the world's biggest in...
17:56, 2020-01-14

Climate activists look for a tougher BlackRock in 2020 Pressure on BlackRock Inc's record on climate issues may be having an effect as the world's largest asset manager weighs firming up its interactions ...
14:16, 2019-12-23

YouTube Takes Tougher Stance on Harassment A new policy is a response to criticism that the video service hasn’t done enough to curb bad behavior by users....
15:36, 2019-12-11

ValueAct's Ubben cheers BlackRock's new stance on climate change Investor Jeffrey Ubben, already betting there is money to be made from coaxing corporations into being better citizens, gained an ally on Tuesday whe...
18:44, 2020-01-15

Cyprus: EU to take tougher stance on Turkey over drilling NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cyprus’ president says he believes the European Union will take a tougher line against Turkey over its bid to drill for ...
15:52, 2019-06-18

Activist Thunberg takes youth angst to U.N. climate summit Teen activist Greta Thunberg reached Europe on Tuesday after a 21-day catamaran dash across the Atlantic for a United Nations summit where she will i...
17:44, 2019-12-03

Teenage activist Greta takes climate campaign to the high seas With the wind in her hair and TV cameras pointing at her, Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg began a trans-Atlantic crossing in a racing yacht on Wednes...
18:08, 2019-08-14

Teenage activist Greta Thunberg takes climate protest to Trump Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg, who has shot to global fame for inspiring worldwide student strikes to promote action against climate change, took h...
18:08, 2019-09-13

Teenage climate activist Thunberg takes on Trump's Twitter taunt Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg shot back at on Tuesday at U.S. President Donald Trump's attempt to mock her on Twitter by changing h...
19:24, 2019-09-24

Stocks are dropping after China reportedly signals it will take a tougher stance in trade-war talks this week Associated Press European stocks and US futures dropped on Monday following reports China will adopt a tougher negotiating stance in trade talks with...
12:32, 2019-10-07

Hong Kong protests: Chinese state media urges tougher stance on 'wanton violence' China Daily newspaper accuses protesters of being at mercy of hormones, and venting anger ‘at grievances real and imagined’Chinese state media on Mon...
04:08, 2019-11-04

Hong Kong activist calls on Canada to take a stronger stance after U.S. passes laws China has already warned Canada not to follow the lead of the U.S., saying it would be "very dangerous."...
16:28, 2019-11-29

Nuns take on BlackRock over climate emergency Sisters of Mercy of the Americas singles out fund over its investmentsAn investment fund representing 9,000 nuns hascriticised multitrillion-dollar i...
18:04, 2019-12-15

BlackRock says climate crisis will now guide its investments CEO reveals step change at world’s largest fund manager and predicts fast reshaping of global financeBlackRock, the world’s largest fund manager, has...
14:16, 2020-01-14

Climate activists to protest at Blackrock in London Climate activists will target BlackRock, the world's biggest asset manager, on Friday by dumping ashes at its London office in a bid to draw attentio...
12:20, 2019-11-15

Climate activists protest at Blackrock over investments in the Amazon Climate activists targeted BlackRock, the world's biggest asset manager, on Friday by dumping ashes at its London office in a bid to draw attention t...
15:16, 2019-11-15

Climate change activists target BlackRock in London Climate change activists targeted BlackRock, the world's biggest asset manager, in London on Monday, demanding that the world's major financial insti...
14:48, 2019-10-14

BlackRock Puts Climate Change Center Stage The $7 trillion investment giant says it will make environmental concerns a key investment focus, and Wall Street may have no choice but to follow su...
10:12, 2020-01-15

BlackRock Will Put Climate Change at Center of Investment Strategy In his influential annual letter to chief executives, Larry Fink said his firm would avoid investments in companies that “present a high sustainabili...
09:52, 2020-01-14

BlackRock C.E.O. Larry Fink: Climate Crisis Will Reshape Finance In his influential annual letter to chief executives, Mr. Fink said his firm would avoid investments in companies that “present a high sustainability...
16:40, 2020-01-14

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

BlackRock makes climate change central to investment decisions The world's largest asset manager will begin to divest holdings in companies that focus on coal production. "We are on the brink of a fundamental re-...
17:44, 2020-01-14

BlackRock shifts investment strategy to tackle climate change BlackRock CEO Larry Fink pledged Tuesday to ditch some environmentally harmful investments as part of a plan to combat climate change, which he expec...
14:40, 2020-01-14

DealBook: BlackRock Puts Climate Change Center Stage The $7 trillion investment giant says it will make environmental concerns a key investment focus, and Wall Street may have no choice but to follow su...
13:00, 2020-01-14

Climate change activists target BlackRock offices in London Climate change activists targeted Blackrock, the world's biggest asset manager, in London on Monday, gluing themselves to the front of the building a...
14:16, 2019-10-14

BlackRock's Larry Fink must think again over tackling climate crisis | Nils Pratley The accusation is not that the company is doing nothing but how hard is it pushing?Here’s a good question for Larry Fink, the BlackRock billionaire, ...
23:52, 2019-12-02

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

Activists cheer BlackRock's landmark climate move but call for vigilance Divestment decision by the world’s biggest fund manager called a breakthrough – but only a first stepIn recent decades, environmentalists have grown ...
09:28, 2020-01-15

BlackRock promises action on climate, but Extinction Rebellion demands more - business live Asset management giant promises to put environmental issues at the heart of its investment strategy, following pressure from climate protestersLatest...
14:04, 2020-01-14

Investment giant BlackRock pledges to make climate change central to its strategy BlackRock, the world’s largest asset manager, is vowing to make climate change central to its investment strategy and pressuring other companies to r...
16:04, 2020-01-14

BlackRock promises climate action, but Extinction Rebellion demands more - business live Asset management giant promises to put environmental issues at the heart of its investment strategy, following pressure from climate protestersLatest...
15:24, 2020-01-14

'Pleasantly surprised': Activists say BlackRock's climate change strategy is a good first step, but more needs to be done Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP via Getty Images Larry Fink, the CEO of $7 trillion BlackRock, announced on Tuesday that the firm would shift its investment s...
15:16, 2020-01-15

Investment giant BlackRock bows to climate emergency pressure - business live Asset management giant promises to put environmental issues at the heart of its investment strategy, following pressure from climate protestersLatest...
11:00, 2020-01-14

EU fails to set tougher climate targets before December U.N. conference European Union government leaders declined on Friday to set tougher targets for fighting climate change, dashing hopes they would inject momentum int...
17:44, 2019-10-18

Teen climate activist Thunberg leads climate rally in Vancouver Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg will address a rally in Vancouver, British Columbia, on Friday in the latest leg of her global campaign to spark...
18:28, 2019-10-25

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

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

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg condemns inaction against the climate crisis in Los Angeles as wildfires rage across California Lauren Frias/Business Insider Climate activist Greta Thunberg spoke to crowd outside Los Angeles City Hall on Friday, calling out the role of the cli...
07:08, 2019-11-02

'A fundamental reshaping of finance': The CEO of $7 trillion BlackRock says climate change will be the focal point of the firm's investing strategy The CEO of $7 trillion investment firm BlackRock said in his annual letter on Tuesday that climate change will become the center of the firm's invest...
17:20, 2020-01-14

China's climate 'ambition' pledge could lead to tougher CO2 targets: experts A new pledge by China to show "the highest possible ambition" in the fight against climate change could see the world's biggest greenhouse gas emitte...
10:28, 2019-07-02

Exclusive: Big four auditors face investor calls for tougher climate scrutiny European investors managing assets worth more than 1 trillion pounds ($1.28 trillion) are pressing top auditors to take urgent action on climate-rela...
19:00, 2019-11-28

Democrat takes first public stance on air pollution in Cancer Alley after Guardian report Congressman Cedric Richmond to hold meeting with residents of Reserve after report examined his record on environmental issuesLouisiana’s lone Democr...
19:56, 2020-01-08

Secret Deal Helped Housing Industry Stop Tougher Rules on Climate Change The arrangement, in place for years, guarantees industry representatives a bloc of seats on two powerful committees that recommend building codes....
11:32, 2019-10-26

Le'Veon Bell weighs in on Antonio Brown's helmet drama, takes a surprising stance about his former teammate The Jets running back doesn't exactly agree with how his former teammate is handling things in Oakland...
18:48, 2019-08-22

Australia's climate stance sparks anger at U.N. summit Campaigners slammed Australia on the final day of a U.N. climate summit on Friday as its policy of using old carbon credits to count toward future em...
16:56, 2019-12-13

James Murdoch's climate stance distances him from family empire Criticism of denial by News Corp and Fox underlines Murdoch heir’s transformationJames Murdoch claims he has never watched Succession, the drama seri...
22:44, 2020-01-15

James Murdoch climate crisis stance distances him from family empire Criticism of denial by News Corp and Fox underlines Murdoch heir’s transformationJames Murdoch claims he has never watched Succession, the drama seri...
21:00, 2020-01-15

Australia bushfires: PM's climate stance criticised as thousands flee blazes Scott Morrison’s government under pressure as fires feared to have killed 17 peopleNavy ships and army aircraft have been dispatched to help fight de...
20:52, 2020-01-01

Eric Abetz compares The Conversation to Nazis over stance on climate change denial Tasmanian senator says Hitler would be ‘so proud’ after academic website announces it will not tolerate climate change denial The Liberal senator Eri...
03:36, 2019-09-19

Visegrad group to agree common stance on EU's 2050 climate goals: Hungary Hungary, Poland, Slovakia and the Czech Republic - the so-called "Visegrad Four" countries - will agree a common stance on the European Union's 2050 ...
11:12, 2019-06-20

Activist Starboard Value reportedly takes stake in CVS Health Activist investor Starboard Value has taken a stake in CVS Health, the Wall Street Journal reported Monday....
23:20, 2019-11-25

David Attenborough said Australia's climate stance proves that it doesn't 'give a damn' about the rest of the world Getty Legendary British broadcaster Sir David Attenborough said Australia "didn't give a damn about the rest of the world" during an interview with ...
14:08, 2019-09-28

Activist investor Starboard Value takes stake in CVS a year after Aetna merger CVS Health has a new activist investor about a year after its merger with the insurance giant Aetna, according to a new report. The hedge fund Starbo...
17:24, 2019-11-26

Heat takes down more UPS workers during hottest summer ever July was officially the hottest month on record, and in the scorching sun, UPS workers have convulsed, fainted and landed in the emergency room with ...
19:12, 2019-08-22

US green energy investment climbed to record highs in 2019 — despite the Trump administration's stance on climate change Ethan Miller / Getty The US renewable energy industry saw a 28% spending increase in 2019, ignoring the Trump administration's views on climate chang...
15:28, 2020-01-16

The monsoon takes a snooze while the heat roars back TUCSON – Saturday’s soaking rains were nice while they lasted, but get ready for a persistent period of storm-free skies. And oh, by the ...
00:36, 2019-08-13

From the Olympics to a climate change activist Rok Rozman competed at the 2008 Summer Olympics. Now he has kayaked across six countries to help defend rivers against dams....
01:56, 2019-10-24

Feeling the heat? Estonian takes his sauna on the road, literally A lot of Europe has felt like a sauna this month, which makes Willem Maesalu's weird car seem even weirder: the bright yellow Audi 100 Avant is a rol...
16:16, 2019-06-28

Tom Brady takes heat after leaping off cliff with 6-year-old daughter Pigskin great Tom Brady is taking heat over his decision to jump off a cliff with his 6-year-old daughter in Costa Rica over the weekend. The New Eng...
18:40, 2019-07-22

'You have not seen anything yet,' climate activist Greta says ahead of Davos Swedish activist Greta Thunberg and a crowd of some 10,000 protesters marched in the Swiss city of Lausanne on Friday before many of them head to Dav...
17:48, 2020-01-17

Climate activist Greta Thunberg: We're still 'on square one' World leaders must show at an upcoming New York summit that they are heeding warnings on climate change, Greta Thunberg says. She made her remarks ju...
22:56, 2019-08-05

German government would rather save the coalition than the climate, says activist German climate activist Luisa Neubauer says politicians are hampering urgent climate action measures. She spoke to DW about the growing Fridays for F...
18:36, 2019-11-18

Greta Thunberg: New beetle named after climate activist The nelloptodes gretae - named after the teenage climate activist - is less than 1mm long....
15:24, 2019-10-25

Swedish climate activist Thunberg admits she might be 'very naive' Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg wants to fix climate change and hopes for world peace, but acknowledges that she might be being "very naive"....
18:36, 2019-04-19

UK police charge climate activist over Heathrow protest British police said on Monday they had charged a climate-change activist who last week attempted to disrupt Europe's biggest airport, London Heathrow...
20:32, 2019-09-16

German government would rather save the coaliation than the climate, says activist German climate activist Luisa Neubauer says politicians are hampering urgent climate action measures. She spoke to DW about the growing Fridays for F...
17:08, 2019-11-18

Russian climate activist inspired by Thunberg is jailed Arshak Makichyan had held a solo demonstration in Moscow for over 40 weeks before arrestA Russian climate youth activist has been sentenced to six da...
22:48, 2019-12-20

Activist Thunberg denounces 'creative PR' in climate fight Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg accused political and business leaders of polishing their images rather than taking aggressive action in the ...
14:24, 2019-12-11

Climate activist Greta Thunberg in Berlin: 'We will never stop' The Swedish teen activist has praised Germany's young protesters for sacrificing their education for the climate. Thunberg's movement calls on studen...
16:04, 2019-07-19

Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg: ‘You need to take breaks’ Climate activist Greta Thunberg announced she would be taking some time off to rest, just days after being named Time's Person of the Year....
20:52, 2019-12-14

G7 summit: Inside the climate activist training camp Campaign groups in France are teaching people how to protest effectively, ahead of the G7 summit....
02:12, 2019-08-21

Send us your questions for climate activist Greta Thunberg Got a question for the Swedish 16-year-old who started a youth climate revolution? Here’s your chance to ask her...On 20 August 2018, Greta Thunberg,...
14:12, 2019-05-24

Tekashi 6ix9ine’s girlfriend takes heat for huge tattoo of rapper on her chest The girlfriend of jailed rapper Tekashi69 has been trolled online after revealing a “stupid” tattoo of the bad boy musician on her chest....
18:36, 2019-05-08

Schwarzenegger teams up with activist Greta Thunberg at climate summit A top climate summit organized by Arnold Schwarzenegger's environmental organization has opened in Vienna. Swedish youth activist Greta Thunberg spok...
13:04, 2019-05-28

Climate activist Greta Thunberg says she doesn’t ‘know anything’ about Victoria invitation Sixteen-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg may not come to Victoria because of concerns over BC Ferries' use of fossil fuels....
02:20, 2019-10-24

‘Our very right to be Inuit’ violated by global inaction on climate change, activist says This past election, climate change emerged as one of the top ballot box issues on the minds of voters....
17:24, 2019-12-29

Activist Thunberg channels youth fury to U.N. climate summit Teen activist Greta Thunberg reached Europe on Tuesday after a 21-day catamaran dash across the Atlantic for a United Nations summit where she will i...
19:32, 2019-12-03

Fridays for Future climate activist denounces RWE at shareholders' meeting Luisa Neubauer told RWE shareholders their company's long affair with coal needed to end soon. A leader for the German Fridays for Future movement, s...
17:52, 2019-05-03

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg set to dock in New York FILE – In this Aug. 14, 2019 file photo, Climate change activist Greta Thunberg waves from the Malizia II boat in Plymouth, England. Thunberg h...
15:36, 2019-08-28

Swedish teen climate activist to sail into New York for U.N. summit Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg was expected to sail into New York Harbor on Wednesday in a zero-carbon emissions vessel, completing her 14-d...
16:44, 2019-08-28

Climate activist Greta Thunberg completes Atlantic journey The activist has made the 14-day carbon-free journey on a yacht featuring solar panels and electricity-producing turbines. She has called for states ...
17:48, 2019-08-28

Aging Megastar Deeply Threatened By Teenage Climate Activist Former Top Gear host Jeremy Clarkson has been full of bad takes over the years, from racist comments to suicide jokes. But he’s still at it, and the ...
19:00, 2019-11-27

Activist Greta Thunberg joins climate protest in Washington Thunberg and about 1,500 protesters, many of them schoolchildren, marched and chanted near the White House on Friday....
23:44, 2019-09-13

Tiny beetle named after climate activist Greta Thunberg Scientists at Natural History Museum honour teenager’s ‘outstanding contribution’A tiny species of beetle discovered more than 50 years ago has been ...
21:32, 2019-10-25

Activist Thunberg warns U.N. climate summit that leaders cannot hide Teen activist Greta Thunberg took her call for bold action to tackle climate change to a U.N. summit in Spain on Friday, warning world leaders that a...
20:52, 2019-12-06

Teen climate activist Thunberg leads rally in Vancouver Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg addressed a rally in Vancouver, British Columbia, on Friday in the latest leg of her global campaign to spark ac...
01:32, 2019-10-26

Climate activist climbs on top of plane during protests at London airport An environmental activist climbed on top of a plane on the runway of London's City Airport Thursday, as part of a series of protests at the site by t...
16:36, 2019-10-10

Greta Thunberg, Climate Activist, Arrives in N.Y. With a Message for Trump The Swedish 16-year-old sailed across the Atlantic on an emissions-free yacht to speak at the U.N. Climate Action Summit next month....
00:52, 2019-08-29

Jane Fonda: 'I worry about climate activist Greta Thunberg' The actress and activist on why she's being arrested each week but not wanting to go to prison....
07:24, 2019-11-03

Climate activist Greta Thunberg to Trump: 'Listen to the science' Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg said her message to President Trump would be to believe the climate is in danger because of human activities....
17:04, 2019-08-30

Climate activist Greta Thunberg is Time's Person of the Year Greta Thunberg, the teen activist from Sweden who has urged immediate action to address a global climate crisis, was named Time Magazine's Person of ...
15:24, 2019-12-11

Teen climate activist prepares to sail to US to avoid flying Greta Thunberg is making her trans-Atlantic trip on board a 60-ft yacht fitted with solar panels and underwater turbines that produce electricity onb...
18:40, 2019-08-13

Climate activist Thunberg to sail to U.N. summit in New York from Britain Swedish teenage activist Greta Thunberg will sail to the United Nations climate summit in New York from Britain....
12:00, 2019-07-30

Trump criticizes climate activist Thunberg after Time honor WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump lashed out at 16-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg on Thursday, a day after she was named by Time as ...
16:08, 2019-12-12

Climate activist's Holocaust remarks spark outrage in Germany Extinction Rebellion co-founder Roger Hallam's description of the Holocaust as "just another f—kery" has sparked widespread anger in Germany, with po...
10:52, 2019-11-21

Teen activist bringing climate change message to America STOCKHOLM — Greta Thunberg, the Swedish teenager whose social-media-savvy brand of eco-activism has inspired tens of thousands of students in Europe ...
19:40, 2019-07-29

Prominent climate activist sparks outrage after downplaying Holocaust Roger Hallam, who co-founded the activist group Extinction Rebellion, described the murder of 6 million Jews was merely one of many genocides....
16:52, 2019-11-21

Global climate crisis 'beyond party politics': teenage activist Thunberg Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg said on Wednesday that the world would need to lay partisan divisions aside and unite behind science to addre...
16:48, 2019-09-25

Swedish teen climate activist joins London protest as arrests top 830 Swedish teenage environmental activist Greta Thunberg on Sunday urged hundreds of climate-change protesters in London to never give up their campaign...
22:20, 2019-04-21

Greta Thunberg, Teenage Climate Activist, Reaches New York by Boat The Swedish 16-year-old arrived on an emissions-free yacht after a 15-day journey across the Atlantic. She’ll attend climate talks in the city....
20:52, 2019-08-28

Climate activist Thunberg teams up with rockers The 1975 for music track Swedish teenage activist Greta Thunberg has teamed up with rockers The 1975, warning about climate change on a new track for the British band's upcom...
17:52, 2019-07-25

Climate Summit Opens; Teenage Activist Attacks ‘Business as Usual’ Dozens of presidents, prime ministers and corporate executives will try to show that they are stepping up action to reduce planet-warming emissions....
21:52, 2019-09-23

Extinction Rebellion risks polarising public on climate, veteran activist says Major environment groups, including the Australian Conservation Foundation and Greenpeace, back XR protestsThe head of one of Australia’s largest env...
01:40, 2019-10-09

Greta Thunberg: Climate change activist sets sail from Plymouth The teenage climate change activist is waved off by supporters as she sets sail from the UK....
17:52, 2019-08-14

Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg is Time's Person of the Year Greta Thunberg, the 16-year-old Swede who inspired millions of young people to take action against climate change, has been named Time Magazine's Per...
17:36, 2019-12-11

Family memoir explores childhood of climate activist Greta Thunberg "Scenes from the Heart" is a memoir about Greta Thunberg and her family before she gained fame. Now available in German, the young climate activist's...
17:28, 2019-05-03

Climate Activist Greta Thunberg Politely Hands Bad-Faith Republican His Ass Teen climate activist Greta Thunburg is in Congress today testifying about the disastrous, impending effects of global climate change—and guess what!...
19:44, 2019-09-18

Newly discovered beetle named after climate activist Greta Thunberg London’s Natural History Museum chose the name to acknowledge her “outstanding contribution” to raising awareness of environmental issues....
20:00, 2019-10-25

Swedish activist Greta Thunberg coming to Vancouver for climate strike Fresh on the heels of her visit to Alberta, Thunberg will attend a climate strike in Vancouver on Friday morning....
20:24, 2019-10-22

Activist Thunberg completes intercontinental dash to Madrid climate summit Teenage activist Greta Thunberg pulled in on the overnight train to Madrid on Friday, heading to a gathering of world leaders she says are failing to...
09:56, 2019-12-06

Exclusive: Kim Kardashian praises climate activist Thunberg and hopes for meeting US reality TV star Kim Kardashian heaped praise on Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg on Tuesday, calling her a "brave and amazing young...
18:12, 2019-10-08

Activist Greta Thunberg gets preview of UNHQ ahead of climate summit Two days after disembarking from her carbon-free yacht in New York, teen climate activist Greta Thunberg paid a visit to UN Headquarters on Friday, a...
23:52, 2019-08-30

U.K. climate activist denies public nuisance charge after man glues himself to plane James Brown appeared Saturday at Westminster Magistrates Court, where his lawyer pleaded not guilty to the charge on his behalf....
20:16, 2019-10-12

New species of beetle named after teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg A tiny new species of beetle that was found more than 50 years ago has been named after 16-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg....
17:00, 2019-10-25

Swedish activist Greta Thunberg in Edmonton Friday for climate strike Thunberg is currently touring North America and took to social media on the weekend to say she will be visiting Alberta in the coming days....
20:28, 2019-10-16

Climate activist turns down Siemens' offer of seat on energy board Protest group leader Luisa Neubauer says she would lose right to criticise the companyThe leader of Germany’s Friday for Future climate protests has ...
18:40, 2020-01-13

Ex-Fox News reporter Carl Cameron and a climate change activist take on Drudge A climate change activist and a former Fox News reporter are teaming up on a website designed to combat “disinformation” spread by right-leaning medi...
06:24, 2019-07-01

Activist group withdraws resolution challenging Shell climate policy An activist group said it has withdrawn a shareholder resolution calling on Royal Dutch Shell to change its climate policy after the oil and gas comp...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Schwarzenegger loans his electric car to teen climate activist Greta Thunberg Teen environmental activist Greta Thunberg has accepted an offer from Arnold Schwarzenegger to use his electric car to travel....
20:04, 2019-09-26

Greta Thunberg, climate change activist, sails into New York City The 16-year-old campaigner arrives in the US after a two-week journey across the Atlantic....
23:24, 2019-08-28

Who is Greta Thunberg? 16-year-old climate activist inspiring youth worldwide Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg has inspired people across the globe to care about climate change...
13:52, 2019-09-25

Climate activist Greta Thunberg wins 'alternative Nobel Prize' Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg was named on Wednesday as one of four winners of the 2019 Right Livelihood Award, known as Sweden's a...
10:00, 2019-09-25

Teen climate change activist Greta Thunberg rips UN: ‘How dare you?’ Teenage activist Greta Thunberg condemned global leaders at a UN climate change summit Monday for failing to tackle greenhouse gas emissions – repeat...
20:36, 2019-09-23

Climate Activist Greta Thunberg, 16, Arrives in New York After Sailing Across the Atlantic Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg arrived in New York City on Wednesday after sailing across the Atlantic Ocean to call attention to the need f...
21:00, 2019-08-28

Climate activist Greta Thunberg reaches Lisbon on way to Madrid summit Climate activist Greta Thunberg arrived in Lisbon on Tuesday after crossing the Atlantic from New York aboard a catamaran ahead of her appearance at ...
14:40, 2019-12-03

Greta Thunberg, Swedish teen climate activist, arrives in NYC by sailboat After two weeks sailing across the Atlantic, 16-year-old Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg arrived in eco-friendly fashion to New York City Wed...
23:56, 2019-08-28

Preaching to the converted: Swedish teen climate activist gets pope's blessing Teenage environmental activist Greta Thunberg brought her campaign to the Vatican on Wednesday and met Pope Francis, who sees eye-to-eye with her on ...
14:04, 2019-04-17

Calgary climate activist sets up camp in Ottawa seeking meeting with PM Ann Cognito said she's been trying to make an appointment with the prime minister since February and claims no one has ever responded to her....
22:32, 2019-12-07

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

Greta Thunberg: Climate change activist sails into New York City The 16-year-old campaigner arrives in the US after sailing for two weeks across the Atlantic....
18:52, 2019-08-28

Climate activist Greta Thunberg completes trans-Atlantic journey The activist made the 14-day carbon-free journey on a yacht featuring solar panels and electricity-producing turbines. She has called for action to r...
01:08, 2019-08-29

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

Activist Thunberg turns spotlight on indigenous struggle at climate summit Teen activist Greta Thunberg turned a spotlight on the struggles of the world's indigenous peoples against climate change on Monday, appearing at a U...
16:28, 2019-12-09

Barclays targeted by climate change protest ahead of activist showdown Protesters called on Barclays to end its financing of fossil fuel projects outside the lender's annual investor meeting in London on Thursday, where ...
12:16, 2019-05-02

Maxime Bernier calls teen climate activist ‘mentally unstable’ After facing scorn on Twitter for saying Thunberg is "mentally unstable" on Sunday, Bernier did not back down in an eight-part tweetstorm the followi...
22:44, 2019-09-02

Swedish teen climate activist arrives in New York by boat for U.N. summit Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg sailed into New York Harbor on Wednesday in a zero-carbon emissions vessel, completing her nearly 14-day jour...
23:40, 2019-08-28

Climate change could break the heat index It’s not the heat, it’s the … killer heat index. As the Big Apple bakes with higher-than-normal temps this week, a new study suggests that the number...
15:32, 2019-07-16

Lawsuits heat up the climate change debate Litigation against fossil fuel companies over the costs of climate change is heating up, posing a new threat to the industry....
05:32, 2019-10-11

Heat wave outside has little impact on UN climate talks BERLIN (AP) — Officials say U.N. talks on tackling climate change made limited progress over the past 10 days, but key issues still need to be resolv...
00:52, 2019-06-28

Fox News bans guest who described teen climate activist Greta Thunberg as ‘mentally ill’ Fox News announced that they do not plan on booking Michael Knowles moving forward after he called 16-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg "menta...
17:40, 2019-09-24

Revealed: US listed climate activist group as ‘extremists’ alongside mass killers DHS listed activists engaged in non-violent civil disobedience targeting oil industry alongside white supremacists in documentsA group of US environm...
11:16, 2020-01-13

TIME names climate activist Greta Thunberg as its 2019 Person of the Year Thunberg, who turns 17 in January and who is known for her blunt, straightforward speaking manner, has urged immediate action to address what she des...
15:04, 2019-12-11

Trump mocks teen climate activist Greta Thunberg over passionate UN speech "She seems like a very happy young girl looking forward to a bright and wonderful future," Trump wrote in a tweet posted late Monday. "So nice to see...
18:48, 2019-09-24

Inspired by teen climate activist Thunberg, LatAm activists converge in Chile Inspired by Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg, a group of young activists from several Latin American countries have converged in Chile...
19:56, 2019-09-01

Teen activist Greta Thunberg to sail across the Atlantic for climate change conference The 16-year-old tweeted that she’ll sail across the Atlantic aboard a high-tech racing yacht....
20:52, 2019-07-29

Climate activist Thunberg faces challenging boat trip from UK to New York, skipper says Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg will face an uncomfortable and challenging trip when she crosses the Atlantic in a racing boat, the s...
18:56, 2019-08-01

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

Greta Thunberg: Moment climate activist scowls at Donald Trump at UN goes viral Greta Thunberg's scowling reaction as she briefly crossed paths with Donald Trump at the United Nations has gone viral....
12:21, 2019-09-24

Climate change activist Greta Thunberg visits Athabasca Glacier on way to Vancouver Climate change activist Greta Thunberg has visited a glacier in Jasper National Park on her way to Vancouver to attend a climate rally....
21:16, 2019-10-24

Young Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg speaks at Denver rally DENVER (AP) — Young people must be prepared to continue striking to call for action on climate change for a long time and not back down, Swedish clim...
05:48, 2019-10-12

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

U.N. aviation agency head says open to meeting climate activist Greta Thunberg The secretary general of the U.N. aviation agency said on Friday she is open to meeting with Swedish teenage activist Greta Thunberg, who will lead a...
01:12, 2019-09-21

Climate activist Greta Thunberg nears Lisbon port: Reuters TV footage Climate activist Greta Thunberg was approaching Lisbon aboard a catamaran on Tuesday after crossing the Atlantic from New York, Reuters Television fo...
11:48, 2019-12-03

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

Climate groups turn up the heat on big banks, insurers Several major national environmental groups, including Sierra Club, the Union of Concerned Scientists and 350.org, unveiled the new campaign dubbed “...
18:52, 2020-01-13

Investors turn heat on Big Oil ahead of U.N. climate summit Investors managing $15 trillion in assets turned up the heat on oil and gas sector on Wednesday ahead of a United Nations summit in New York aimed at...
01:48, 2019-09-18

England make promising start to Women's World Cup but wilt after the break as heat takes toll The start of England Women's World Cup campaign and the final stages of the men's Nations League participation had similarities: a controversial deci...
14:36, 2019-06-10

Teen activist Greta Thunberg to sail across Atlantic in yacht to attend UN climate summits Teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg is to sail across the Atlantic to reach UN climate summits....
09:32, 2019-07-30

Democrats invite teen climate change activist Greta Thunberg to testify before Congress Swedish climate change activist Greta Thunberg, 16, is testifying before Congress next week at the invitation of House Democrats....
20:36, 2019-09-12

Foul-mouthed climate activist derails Park Slope bike-lane meeting The chaos erupted at the packed meeting in Park Slope when self-described cultural and climate activist John DeLiva Halpern began speaking about bike...
20:04, 2019-09-26

Climate activist celebrities arrive at 'Google Camp' by yachts, helicopters, and private jets Scores of A-list celebrities arrived in Sicily, Italy this week for the annual "Google Camp" to discuss the threat of climate change while communing ...
19:52, 2019-07-31

A 14-year-old climate activist inspired by Greta Thunberg sits outside the UN on Fridays. She says she's been getting death threats. Ole Jensen/Getty Images Sixteen-year-old Swedish activist Greta Thunberg has encouraged students to skip school to demand action on climate change fr...
15:20, 2019-12-07

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

Arnold Schwarzenegger, actor-turned-climate activist, reportedly drives 'tank' to run errands Arnold Schwarzenegger has been outspoken about climate change activism in recent years but can reportedly be seen driving a "tank" while running erra...
01:20, 2019-11-13

Inspired by teen climate activist Thunberg, Latin American activists converge in Chile Inspired by Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg, a group of young activists from several Latin American countries have converged in Chile...
20:56, 2019-09-01

Heat warnings across US as climate experts warn of spike in very hot days Alerts in place for states as far apart as New Mexico and MaineClimate crisis expected to make heatwaves the ‘new normal’More than half the US was un...
12:20, 2019-07-22

Cities get hotter during heat waves. Here’s how they can adapt for climate change Heat waves are getting more frequent and intense due to climate change, and most modern cities simply aren't built to beat the heat....
18:08, 2019-06-28

Climate patterns behind Australia's bushfires, heat and drought set to improve Bureau of Meteorology says two climate patterns behind the dangerous fire conditions have shifted towards neutralTwo climate patterns that have been ...
20:08, 2019-12-31

Rapid results in on climate change and the European heat wave Enlarge / How the warmest three-day averages from June rank—the darkest red area set new records. (credit: van Oldenborgh et al.) Much of Europe—an...
22:04, 2019-07-02

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

At Work Again in European Heat Wave: Climate Change’s Influence The four-day hot spell was rare for France and the Netherlands, researchers say, but it used to be a lot rarer....
14:36, 2019-08-02

Former 'Top Gear' host Jeremy Clarkson said 'idiot' climate activist Greta Thunberg has killed the car show Matt Crossick/PA/Daniel Bockwoldt/picture alliance via Getty Former "Top Gear," host Jeremy Clarkson said that climate change activist Greta Thunberg...
13:32, 2019-11-27

Hulu to send your Republican uncle into a blind rage with documentary about climate activist Greta Thunberg Greta Thunberg, a 16-year old from Sweden, was just named Time’s Person Of The Year in 2019 for her pioneering work as a climate activist in a world ...
17:28, 2019-12-17

Prince Harry Praises Climate Change Activist Greta Thunberg at the 2019 OnSide Awards Need another reason to love Prince Harry? The Duke of Sussex attended the OnSide Awards at the Royal Albert Hall in London on Sunday, Nov. 17 to deli...
02:44, 2019-11-18

Teen activist Greta Thunberg arrives in New York by boat, putting ‘climate crisis’ in spotlight After a two-week sail across the Atlantic Ocean, young climate activist Greta Thunberg arrived in the Big Apple on Wednesday to participate in two ma...
01:48, 2019-08-29

Climate change activist Greta Thunberg named Time's 2019 Person of the Year Climate change activist Greta Thunberg has been named Time's Magazine's Person of the Year for 2019....
13:56, 2019-12-11

R.E.M.'s Michael Stipe praises teen climate activist Greta Thunberg: She 'made me burst into tears' R.E.M. singer Michael Stipe explained why he's no longer on Instagram and admires Greta Thunberg during a wide-ranging chat in New York Friday.  ...
16:48, 2019-11-02

Holiday heat headlines not focusing enough on climate crisis reality – experts Jaunty coverage of sweltering bank holiday weather not linking to global heating trendIn what is fast becoming a British summer ritual, the record ho...
20:40, 2019-08-27

Hazardous Sydney smoke turns up heat in Australia's climate politics Devastating bushfires that blanketed Australia's largest city with hazardous smoke this week have heightened public anger and raised political pressu...
06:00, 2019-12-11

UK heatwave: Climate activists slam BBC over triumphant heat record tweet The BBC has been slammed by climate activists over the tone of a tweet posted about breaking the UK heat record....
18:16, 2019-07-26

Europe’s Heat Wave, Fueled by Climate Change, Moves to Greenland The four-day hot spell was rare for France and the Netherlands, researchers say, but it used to be a lot rarer....
18:20, 2019-08-02

Be Best: Michelle Obama Throws Some Love to Greta Thunberg After Trump Cyber-Bullied the Teenage Climate Activist Michelle Obama had some uplifting words for climate activist and Time Magazine’s Person of the Year Greta Thunberg after the teenager was bullied onl...
22:24, 2019-12-13

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18:40, 2019-12-06

Kim Kardashian praises Greta Thunberg as a 'brave and amazing young woman' and says she wants to meet the climate activist and her parents Kim Kardashian praised youth climate activist Greta Thunberg and said she shared concerns about climate change on Tuesday at the World Congress on In...
19:56, 2019-10-08

Tennis: Extreme heat, fires to affect sports more through climate change - report The poor air quality which left players fighting for breath at Melbourne Park last week, and the extreme heat which disrupted the tournament in the p...
15:20, 2020-01-19

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

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

Climate change made extreme heat before 2018 Queensland bushfires 'four times more likely' Study finds greenhouse gases helped drive the scorching conditions in November 2018 that sparked destructive bushfiresExtreme temperatures that helpe...
03:08, 2019-11-13

Former 'Top Gear' host Jeremy Clarkson called Greta Thunberg 'mad and dangerous' in his latest tirade against the 16-year-old climate activist Sunrise/Facebook/Daniel Ivarsson/YouTube Jeremy Clarkson has publically attacked Greta Thunberg for the third time in two weeks saying she's "mad and...
14:40, 2019-12-05

Trump Mocks Teen Climate Change Activist Greta Thunberg and His Campaign Tweets Image of His Face on Her Body It appears that the Trump campaign’s re-election strategy is to use Photoshopped images of the president’s orange face on the bodies of every success...
03:04, 2019-12-13

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

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

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

Extinction Rebellion protests: Green Party co-leader Jonathan Bartley and climate activist George Monbiot arrested on Whitehall Green Party co-leader Jonathan Bartley and climate activist George Monbiot have been arrested after joining Extinction Rebellion protesters on Whiteh...
17:08, 2019-10-16

Painfully slow hurricanes, deadly heat, and cities without water: What the climate crisis will look like in the next 10 years, according to experts REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri In the last few years, we've seen record-breaking temperatures, intense hurricanes and wildfires, and unprecedented ice melt...
19:32, 2019-11-19

Trump mocks teen climate activist Thunberg: 'Chill Greta, Chill' U.S. President Donald Trump reprised his ridicule of 16-year-old Greta Thunberg on Thursday saying it was "ridiculous" that the Swedish climate activ...
16:16, 2019-12-12

Climate activist Greta Thunberg apologises for saying politicians should be put 'against the wall' Officials presiding over this year's UN climate talks say they plan to propose a compromise to bridge yawning differences among countries that have b...
09:20, 2019-12-15

Thursday’s Daily Brief: Climate emergency, call to support breastfeeding, rising political heat and new investigation board for Syria Today, our main stories include: UN chief’s warning on climate and global politics; UNICEF’s call to bolster breastfeeding and new Board of Inquiry i...
22:16, 2019-08-01

Extinction Rebellion Heathrow Airport protest: Climate activist group to vote next week on new two-week shut-down Extinction Rebellion members are set to vote on fresh plans to shut down Heathrow Airport this autumn....
18:48, 2019-07-04

Brexiteer businessman Arron Banks criticised for 'despicable' tweet about teen climate activist Greta Thunberg Leave.EU founder Arron Banks has been criticised after he sent a 'despicable' tweet about teen climate change activist Greta Thunberg....
09:32, 2019-08-15

Youngest-ever EU lawmaker takes up the climate challenge Twenty-one-year-old Kira Peter-Hansen from Denmark is the youngest MEP ever to sit in the European Parliament. She tells DW that tackling climate cha...
09:52, 2019-07-14

Climate Change Takes Center Stage in Davos With businesses under pressure to act, solutions are emerging, but not fast enough, some participants fear....
14:08, 2020-01-20

Polish schoolgirl takes climate fight to parliament A teenager started her summer holidays by campaigning in front of Poland's parliament on Friday in a bid to get politicians to act on climate change ...
17:28, 2019-06-28

Europe prepares for 2nd major heat wave as Canada, U.S. swelter under heat dome June has already been marked as the hottest ever recorded globally, and many climate analysts are warning July could be just as hot....
21:44, 2019-07-19

Watch for these heat stroke symptoms as US braces for heat wave Heat stroke is a life-threatening heat-related illness that can develop when heat exhaustion is untreated. It can lead to muscle damage, kidney, live...
20:48, 2019-07-19

66 Montrealers died from extreme heat during 2018 heat wave Sixty-six Montrealers died from extreme heat during the 2018 heat wave, confirms Public Health....
20:40, 2019-05-15

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

Climate to fake news: Venice Biennale takes on era's big challenges Ralph Rugoff’s exhibition also explores rightwing politics, migration and surveillanceA diorama purporting to show the landscape of Mars, in fact gle...
15:52, 2019-05-10

Fresh wave of climate strikes takes place around the world Hundreds of thousands hit streets across continents to demand action on climateHundreds of thousands of people around the world are taking place in t...
10:44, 2019-09-27

Climate change takes centre stage in Australia's election Two contenders for PM have very different messages about how to address environmental emergencyAs political leaders travel across Australia to delive...
10:00, 2019-05-07

Toronto’s climate strike march takes over downtown core Thousands of people took over the area in and around Queen's Park on Friday to take part in a climate strike march through the city's downtown core f...
18:00, 2019-09-27

Monday’s Daily Brief: US-DPRK relationship reset, ‘Horrific’ Kabul bombing, Anti-conscription plan in Syria, Climate change heat stress, Security Council in Iraq This Monday, we cover: Guterres welcomes possible US-DPRK diplomatic upgrade; Taliban attack hits schools; UN-Syria action plan on child soldiers; Cl...
00:40, 2019-07-02

Donald Trump mocks Greta Thunberg over climate activist's emotional UN speech: 'a happy young girl looking forward to a bright future' Donald Trump has mocked teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg in an apparently sarcastic tweet following her emotional speech to world leaders....
08:21, 2019-09-24

Climate Change Takes Center Stage: This Week in the 2020 Race Half of the Democratic candidates took part in a CNN town-hall-style event on global warming, and several unveiled detailed plans to address the cris...
11:32, 2019-09-07

Greta Thunberg takes the stage ahead of Montreal climate march The Montreal rally is expected to draw a heavy youth presence, with organizers estimating up to 300,000 protesters will be in attendance....
18:00, 2019-09-27

Trump takes formal step to pull out of Paris climate agreement The Trump administration notified the United Nations on Monday that it will formally withdraw the US from the Paris Agreement, marking the first step...
23:40, 2019-11-04

Climate change activists, demonstration takes over Bloor Viaduct in Toronto Extinction Rebellion Toronto will be gathering at around 8 a.m. in the area of Danforth and Cambridge avenues before protesters make their way onto t...
15:16, 2019-10-07

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

Greta takes climate change campaign to Vatican, meets pope Swedish teenage environmental activist Greta Thunberg has brought her climate change campaign to the Vatican, where she met Pope Francis, a kindred s...
11:52, 2019-04-17

Elderly climate protesters nicknamed 'Greta's oldies' gather to back teen activist's cause A group of elderly climate activists inspired by teen protester Greta Thunberg have decided to gather once a week to champion her cause....
17:16, 2019-07-01

‘Listen to the science’: Greta Thunberg takes the stage at Montreal climate march The Montreal rally is expected to draw a heavy youth presence, with organizers estimating up to 300,000 protesters will be in attendance....
19:00, 2019-09-27

Extinction Rebellion takes New York streets in climate change protest – in pictures A wave of disruptive protests in the city launched as part of a global week of action by the UK-based group Continue reading......
00:04, 2019-10-08

Meteorologist takes Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to task about climate change message Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez took to social media on Thursday during a tornado warning in Washington, DC, and tried to connect the event to climate ...
22:12, 2019-05-24

The Times’s Travel Desk Takes a Step to Offset Its Contribution to Climate Change Our Travel editor says the desk will buy carbon offsets in an effort to acknowledge and address the environmental impact of its coverage. “It’s a sta...
11:16, 2019-07-09

Greta Thunberg takes climate fight to Germany’s threatened Hambach Forest The felling of ancient woodland to make way for a giant coal mine brings together two linked battles for the activistGreta Thunberg started her long ...
20:40, 2019-08-10

Climate Change Takes Center Stage as Biden and Warren Release Plans Even former Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. has embraced the goals of the Green New Deal, showing just how far the Democratic field has moved on c...
17:36, 2019-06-13

Cranky Uncle game takes on climate crisis denial and fake news App equips players with skills to identify misinformation in real world and onlineA new game promises to act as a “vaccination” against climate crisi...
09:44, 2019-12-07

The difference between heat exhaustion and heat stroke Tucson- Right now Tucson is dealing with brutally hot temperatures and excessive heat warnings and that can lead to heat exhaustion and heat stroke, ...
21:12, 2019-08-20

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

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

Apple's Tim Cook takes swipe at Facebook, says his generation 'failed' on climate change in commencement speech Apple CEO Tim Cook told graduating students at Tulane University that it was their job to remake the world and leave it better for humanity -- while ...
18:32, 2019-05-20

Quebec’s largest school board takes the lead and cancels classes for Sept. 27 climate march Some Montreal school boards cancel classes on Sept. 27, allowing students to attend the climate march....
01:48, 2019-09-18

A top BlackRock exec was fired for having a relationship with a subordinate One of BlackRock's top execs, who was touted to take the top job from CEO Larry Fink, was fired for failing to disclose a consensual relationship wit...
16:40, 2019-12-05

BlackRock gets praise for coal divestment. What it really needs is regulation | Ann Pettifor For the world’s biggest fund manager and its fellow shadow banks, self-policing can never be sufficientLet’s not beat about the bushfires. It’s not t...
15:56, 2020-01-17

BlackRock joins pressure group taking on biggest polluters World’s largest investor signs up to Climate Action 100+ after criticism from activistsBlackRock, the world’s largest investor, has joined an influen...
21:24, 2020-01-09

BlackRock says has joined investor group seeking emission curbs Top asset manager BlackRock Inc said on Thursday it has joined the Climate Action 100+ investor group seeking emission curbs....
17:20, 2020-01-09

BlackRock joins investor group seeking emission curbs Top asset manager BlackRock Inc said on Thursday it has joined the Climate Action 100+ investor group seeking emission curbs....
18:56, 2020-01-09

BlackRock exec Mark Wiseman ousted over affair with employee Investing giant BlackRock has terminated one of its top executives after it was revealed that he had been having a consensual affair with an employee...
18:24, 2019-12-05

BlackRock lost $90bn investing in fossil fuel companies, report finds World’s biggest fund urged to invest in clean energy for good of the climate and its investorsBlackRock, the world’s biggest investor, has lost an es...
00:40, 2019-08-01

Boom of planet-friendly funds will impact companies' cost of capital: BlackRock Huge flows of money into investment funds labeled environmentally friendly will make it more costly for some companies to access capital, BlackRock's...
11:52, 2019-10-03

Cramer: The FAA should have been tougher on Boeing CNBC's Jim Cramer gives his first take on the Wall Street Journal report that Boeing did not inform airlines that it disabled a key safety featu...
15:40, 2019-04-29

Game 6 Just Got A Lot Tougher For The Sharks The Sharks will not have Erik Karlsson or Tomas Hertl for Game 6 tonight, and Joe Pavelski is a game-time decision. By the low, low standards set by ...
20:24, 2019-05-21

It’s about to get a lot tougher for unbeaten 49ers There’s an age-old axiom in sports that comes to light when successful teams are criticized for not having played challenging opponents: “You can onl...
09:08, 2019-11-10

BlackRock beat earnings expectations as technology services drive growth in a 'volatile' market AP BlackRock saw its total assets climb to about $7 trillion, up 8% year-over-year. In its third-quarter earnings, released Tuesday, the world's larg...
13:44, 2019-10-15

Cboe, IHS Markit and BlackRock Join Forces to Launch First U.S. Corporate Bond Index Futures CHICAGO – May 16, 2018 – Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE | Nasdaq: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, today announce...
12:56, 2019-05-01

Silicon Valley’s Biggest Foe Is Getting Even Tougher Margrethe Vestager won praise for her oversight of the tech industry. Now, with more authority from the European Union, she envisions a more aggressi...
09:40, 2019-11-19

'The markets are not thinking about it yet' — BlackRock boss Larry Fink reportedly expects political turmoil in 2020 AP BlackRock CEO Larry Fink is reportedly worried about political instability in 2020, and doesn't view investors as awake to the risks. Political sc...
14:36, 2019-11-29

BlackRock CEO Larry Fink says companies should go public sooner as the market rebels against the likes of Uber and WeWork REUTERS/Ruben Sprich Companies should be going public sooner, BlackRock CEO Larry Fink said on CNBC Tuesday. The head of the largest asset manager sa...
17:04, 2019-10-15

Meet this year's Rising Stars of Wall Street from firms like Goldman Sachs, BlackRock and Apollo NYSE; Edison Partners; Tradeweb; Ruobing Su/Business Insider Meet the 2019 class of Wall Street's rising stars. From starting a hedge fund before age...
17:44, 2019-10-07

Trump slams Romney, says GOP should be ‘tougher’ on impeachment President Trump took a shot at Sen. Mitt Romney on Monday and praised Democrats for their unity in the impeachment inquiry — while calling on R...
21:24, 2019-10-21

Broken bee? Spelling experts say tougher words are out there OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — The future of the Scripps National Spelling Bee may appear bleak after eight kids were declared co-champions because bee organi...
00:04, 2019-06-01

Little Women tougher to make than The Revenant says director The director of the new big screen adaptation of Little Women has told Sky News it was a not an easy film to make....
06:04, 2019-12-20

NYC voters approve tougher oversight of NYPD New York City voters passed a ballot measure Tuesday that will boost a government watchdog’s oversight of the police department — coming just a...
04:20, 2019-11-06

“If the future’s tough for cars, it’s tougher for car shows” Opinion 18 Sep, 2019 With the popularity of motor shows waning, editor-in-chief Steve Fowler thinks it would be a great shame if they d...
13:44, 2019-09-18

Facebook to be subject to tougher controls after EU court ruling ECJ says member states can order platform to remove defamatory material globallyFacebook will be subject to tougher controls over online content afte...
16:32, 2019-10-03

Against Big Tech, Europe Signals Tougher Antitrust Action Europe’s antitrust regulator is applying a rarely used rule to halt possible anticompetitive practices by Broadcom as an inquiry is underway....
15:36, 2019-10-16

As interviews get tougher, Team Trump doubles down on avoidance Under siege, the president wants his message put out raw and unfiltered — not subject to media questioning....
18:20, 2019-10-07

New Ukraine president calls for tougher sanctions on Russia BRUSSELS (AP) — Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy is urging the European Union to step up sanctions against Russia amid continued tensions in t...
16:36, 2019-06-05

MPs call for tougher penalties on drivers using mobile phones Committee says ban on hands-free use should be considered amid rise in road deathsTougher restrictions on drivers using mobile phones, including exte...
06:56, 2019-08-13

Red Bull-Honda F1 win "surprise" after tougher start than expected Red Bull and Honda were "surprised" to score their first Formula 1 win together in Austria because Mercedes being "almost perfect" meant the season s...
16:40, 2019-07-04

Police seek tougher powers against Extinction Rebellion Strengthening public order laws could be ‘shocking assault on right to protest’, warn civil rights lawyersLetter: Extinction Rebellion’s right to pro...
08:20, 2019-10-19

Germany's Seehofer wants tougher checks on Swiss border German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer wants enhanced controls for travelers arriving from Switzerland following the killing of a boy at Frankfurt's...
20:28, 2019-08-02

Hong Kong police use tougher tactics against protesters Hong Kong police have resorted to harsher-than-usual tactics to suppress protesters this week in the city’s most violent turmoil in decades. Po...
13:04, 2019-06-13

Frank Lampard wants Chelsea to be tougher after being held by Leicester • Lampard is still waiting for his first competitive win in charge• Rodgers feels Leicester deserved victory at Stamford BridgeFrank Lampard said tha...
22:32, 2019-08-18

Swedish prosecutor will not push for tougher A$AP Rocky sentence A Swedish prosecutor said on Tuesday he would not push for a tougher punishment for U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky who got a suspended sentence for his role ...
11:04, 2019-08-27

Tackle Tougher Terrain With TrailBuddy's Terrific Trekking Poles TrailBuddy offers just about everything you could want in a pair of trekking poles....
21:00, 2019-10-08

Cuban Americans brace for tougher travel after Trump's new restrictions Last week, the Trump administration announced that flights to all airports except Havana will come to an end Dec. 9. "This is going to be torture," s...
22:20, 2019-11-01

Tougher penalties needed to curb surge in fly-tipping, say councils Illegal dumping has surged by 50% since 2012 but powers to issue big fines are going unusedFly-tipping has increased by 50% in the last six years, pr...
09:08, 2020-01-04

Trump tells Republicans to 'get tougher and fight' impeachment inquiry President bemoans disunity among his party as he faces criticism from a handful of membersDonald Trump on Monday demanded Republicans “get tougher an...
03:00, 2019-10-22

1 year after Santa Fe shooting, Texas shuns tougher gun laws AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A year after a high school mass shooting near Houston that remains one of the deadliest in U.S. history, Texas lawmakers are on ...
07:00, 2019-05-17

Sydney faces tougher water restrictions as NSW grapples with drought Under the level 2 water restrictions, people in parts of the state will need to use a bucket or watering can to water gardens between approved timesP...
03:16, 2019-11-21

Police call for tougher sentences to deter Extinction Rebellion Met says it is working with CPS on more than 900 cases from environmental protestsPolice have accused Extinction Rebellion of causing “high level” di...
19:32, 2019-07-18

St. John’s whips Saint Peter’s and will face a tougher test next Mike Anderson has made sure no opponent would be overlooked or underestimated in the first month of his first season as head coach at St. John’s. Whe...
03:32, 2019-12-04

Venezuelan migrants face tougher border policy in Peru Peru is the latest South American country to tighten its border policy for Venezuelans as a migration crisis continues. Migrants desperately tried to...
14:24, 2019-06-15

Alex Georgiev is only making Rangers’ goalie dilemma tougher After this, Rangers coach David Quinn said he and his staff had planned to “sit down and figure out what the next step is” considering their goaltend...
08:08, 2020-01-14

Families of crash victims demand tougher limousine laws ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Parents of people killed in recent limousine crashes in New York have urged legislators to pass tougher safety regulations. Sever...
23:00, 2019-05-02

St. John’s clips Saint Peter’s but will face a tougher test next Mike Anderson had made sure no opponent would be overlooked or underestimated in the first month of his first season as head coach at St. John’s. Whe...
06:32, 2019-12-04

Legal fight tougher for congressman as wife pleads guilty SAN DIEGO (AP) — Indicted six-term GOP Congressman Duncan Hunter has held steadfast to his contention that a corruption case against him is the resul...
06:32, 2019-06-14

The startup making the Tesla Cybertruck's closest rival just raked in $1.3 billion from T. Rowe Price, Amazon, Ford, and Blackrock (TROW) Rivian The electric-vehicle startup Rivian has received a $1.3 billion investment led by T. Rowe Price, Rivian announced on Monday. Amazon, Ford, and...
17:52, 2019-12-23

A pair of big calls from BlackRock's $1.7 trillion bond chief, why Byron Wien is fleeing to cash, and your guide to conquering earnings season Bloomberg TV Dear Readers, There are few individuals on Wall Street as hard-working and effective as Rick Rieder, the CIO of global fixed income and ...
17:28, 2019-10-21

Germany's economy minister proposes power tax cuts if there were tougher CO2 decisions German economy minister Peter Altmaier said he will support reducing or scrapping the so-called eco-tax on electricity to help consumers, should the ...
17:28, 2019-06-05

Trump calls for tougher crime laws after Philly cops shooting President Trump called for getting “tougher on street crime” after a gunman wounded six Philadelphia police officers during an eight-hour...
19:52, 2019-08-15

Queen's speech reveals tougher jail terms and end to free movement Speech previews Tory election manifesto, with third of bills related to post-Brexit plansFollow the latest developments - liveThe government has anno...
13:20, 2019-10-14

E.P.A. Aims to Reduce Truck Pollution, and Avert Tougher State Controls The E.P.A. opened an effort to cut pollution from trucks, an anomaly for an administration known for regulatory rollbacks but a move that would also ...
22:32, 2020-01-06

Southeast Asian countries need tougher plastic policies to curb pollution: U.N. Southeast Asian countries, among the world's worst ocean polluters, need tougher regulations for plastic packaging to curb leakage, a United Nations ...
15:00, 2019-11-13

White House Prepares to Revoke California’s Right to Set Tougher Pollution Rules The move is a direct challenge to California but also the latest sign the president’s broader effort to roll back fuel economy standards has fallen i...
02:20, 2019-09-06

Judge blocks anti-vaxxers’ bid to stop tougher immunization rules ALBANY — A state Supreme Court judge upheld a new law that repeals all non-medical exemptions for school vaccination requirements—just in time for th...
05:00, 2019-08-27

Puerto Rico faces tougher scrutiny over federal Medicaid funding U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday called for heightened scrutiny of Puerto Rico's Medicaid program as the bankrupt territory seeks increased federal health...
00:52, 2019-07-18

Fifa to hand out tougher punishments for racist incidents and financial disputes Fifa has significantly updated its disciplinary code for the first time in 15 years, with major changes made to how it deals with discrimination and ...
21:28, 2019-07-11

Apple’s new iPhone 11 Pro videos tout its impressive camera and much tougher glass At the end of a pretty eventful week for Apple, which saw the company host its annual fall event at which new iPhones were showcased — in addit...
02:56, 2019-09-14

New E.P.A. Rule Would Reduce Truck Pollution — and Avert Tougher State Controls The E.P.A. opened an effort to cut pollution from trucks, an anomaly for an administration known for regulatory rollbacks but a move that would also ...
18:36, 2020-01-06

Bishops OK anti-abuse steps, but skeptics seek tougher moves BALTIMORE (AP) — The nation’s Roman Catholic bishops approved new steps this week to deal more strongly with the clergy sex-abuse crisis. But a...
23:24, 2019-06-13

New E.P.A. Rule Would Reduce Truck Pollution, and Avert Tougher State Controls The E.P.A. opened an effort to cut pollution from trucks, an anomaly for an administration known for regulatory rollbacks but a move that would also ...
18:56, 2020-01-06

New Zealand Seeks Global Support for Tougher Measures on Online Violence In the wake of the terrorist attack on Muslim mosques, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is calling for a united effort against the biggest internet comp...
19:28, 2019-05-12

Indonesia's plastic recycling exports hit by tougher rules on imported waste Indonesia's exports of recycled plastic have plunged by 70% in the past few months due to a shortage of materials needed for production since Jakarta...
15:12, 2019-08-23

HD Supply Holdings -- Tough conditions get tougher, causing company to cut outlook (HDS) Before the open, HD Supply (HDS) reported better-than-expected Q1 results, posting EPS of $0.84 vs....
17:36, 2019-06-11

White House Says It Won’t Sign Global Pact for Tougher Measures on Online Violence Citing free speech protections in the United States, the Trump administration said it would not endorse the ‘Christchurch Call,’ which calls for the ...
19:16, 2019-05-15

Former heavyweight Wladimir Klitschko says UFC is far tougher than boxing and Conor McGregor deserves respect Photo by AP Photo/Ivan Sekretare Mixed martial arts and the UFC in particular is a tougher sport than boxing, according to Wladimir Klitschko. Klitsc...
11:44, 2020-01-17

North Korea says U.S. secretary of state’s ‘irritating’ talk makes discussions tougher North Korea's vice foreign minister: "The U.S. had better not put our patience to the test any longer with such remarks irritating us if it doesn't w...
06:56, 2019-08-31

Traveling with pets in Europe: No-deal Brexit would make crossing borders much tougher Every year, 250,000 British cats and dogs go to Europe with their humans, but a no-deal Brexit would cut U.K. out of EU pet passport program.  ...
18:28, 2019-08-28

UK asset managers face tougher checks on investment policy, green credentials Asset managers in Britain face tougher checks on how they hold companies and other assets they invest in to account, and must for the first time cons...
01:40, 2019-10-24

Michael Hunter wants Anthony Joshua bout - 'I'm tougher challenge than Jarrell Miller' MICHAEL HUNTER is waiting by the phone for the call to face Anthony Joshua and insists he can dethrone the WBA, IBF and WBO heavyweight king....
12:50, 2019-05-01

Opinion: EU stance on tariffs needs another look "Donald Trump" and "tariff war" are terms that, for many people, go together. But does the EU really behave any better? Felix Steiner dismantles a fe...
15:48, 2019-10-05

New Home Secretary Priti Patel reveals plans for tougher borders with or without Brexit deal Home Secretary Priti Patel has revealed her plan to seize the "once-in-a-lifetime" opportunity offered by Brexit to enact Boris Johnson's radical sha...
11:24, 2019-07-28

GOP senator ‘disturbed’ by McConnell’s impeachment stance GOP Sen. Lisa Murkowski said in a new interview that she was “disturbed” over Mitch McConnell’s comment that he would work in “total coordination” wi...
20:12, 2019-12-25

Legalize it? Joe Biden tries to clear air on marijuana stance Presidential hopeful Joe Biden tried to clarify his position on the legalization of marijuana Monday — after he was quoted calling weed a “gate...
02:24, 2019-11-19

Is Germany moving toward Trump's stance on Iran? Having blamed Iran for the drone attack on Saudi oil facilities, Angela Merkel's government seems to be following in the footsteps of Donald Trump's ...
20:24, 2019-09-24

Pete Buttigieg’s stance on 'Medicare for all' is moderate in name only Thursday night’s presidential debate featured nine Democratic candidates, some guy named Eric Swalwell, and a raucous debate over "Medicare for all."...
04:08, 2019-06-28

North Korea says no more talks on denuclearization until U.S. changes stance North Korea said Friday that nuclear negotiations with the United States will never resume unless the Trump administration moves away from what Pyong...
15:12, 2019-05-24

Italy: New government could soften stance on immigration Italy's new Interior Minister Lamorgese is seen as a moderate who may re-open ports to rescue vessels, but PM Conte wants the EU to show more solidar...
23:28, 2019-09-11

The ‘dangerous’ consequence of Facebook’s stance on nudity Facebook's unfair and uneven policies on nudity have left artists without their audience, businesses without access to their customers and vulnerable...
21:00, 2020-01-16

Brewers place standout rookie Keston Hiura on injured list, making their road to the postseason even tougher The Brewers will have to proceed without one of their best players for at least the next week and a half...
18:28, 2019-08-31

Liverpool star Trent Alexander-Arnold names opponent tougher than Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo Liverpool star Trent Alexander-Arnold has named his toughest opponent, describing the experience as a "massive learning curve" for him....
13:28, 2019-11-01

Perry Jordan Brammer: Family calls for tougher sentencing as they pay tribute to London's 100th killing victim This is the first picture of a schoolboy who is the victim of London's 100th killing this year....
13:24, 2019-09-09

London Bridge victim's father said his death shouldn't be used to justify 'draconian sentences,' as Conservatives call for tougher punishment Screenshot Facebook/Jack Merritt The Conservative Party is being asked about its push to toughen up sentencing in light of the London Bridge terror a...
16:36, 2019-12-01

Kyrie Irving doubles down on Nets needs with ‘stay the f–k out’ stance Kyrie Irving said what he said and he meant it. Speaking to reporters for the first time since Wednesday’s loss in Philadelphia — where Irving ...
00:56, 2020-01-18

Tanzania president Magufuli condemned for authoritarian stance Amnesty and Human Rights Watch raise concerns over rising levels of abuses against activists, opponents and the press – including arrest of journalis...
07:08, 2019-10-29

Joe Biden denied communion at mass because of abortion stance Democratic front-runner Joe Biden was reportedly denied communion by a priest at a South Carolina Catholic church over the weekend. Biden, a lifelong...
05:24, 2019-10-29

Australia emphasizes tough stance on people smuggling COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Australian Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton is warning human smugglers and people seeking to enter Australia by boat not ...
11:40, 2019-06-04

Rashida Tlaib’s grandmother says she’s ‘proud’ of her pro-Palestinian stance Rep. Rashida Tlaib’s grandmother said she doesn’t understand why her granddaughter was barred from entering Israel — and that she is proud of her pro...
20:20, 2019-08-16

US changes stance on Israeli settlements — no longer 'inconsistent with international law' Regarding Israeli settlements as inconsistent with international law "has not advanced the cause of peace," Pompeo said. The move goes against global...
21:36, 2019-11-18

Trump faces limits of go-it-alone stance at the G7 summit in France Trump, growing more isolated in Washington, faces a tepid reception on the world stage, where a list of challenges awaits....
16:20, 2019-08-24

Candidate to run global food body will 'not defend' EU stance on GM Catherine Geslain-Lanéelle tells US she would be more open to its interests in UN roleEurope’s candidate to run the UN’s Food and Agriculture Organis...
13:44, 2019-06-02

DUP appears to soften stance on accepting EU regulations after Brexit Chief whip says shared rules on animals and food could be a way to avoid hard Irish borderFollow the day’s political developments - liveThe Democrati...
13:32, 2019-09-16

What Is the Hyde Amendment? A Look at Its Impact as Biden Reverses His Stance For years, repealing the measure was not part of the political conversation. But now, almost every Democratic presidential candidate is calling for i...
18:12, 2019-06-07

Dissent Erupts at Facebook Over Hands-Off Stance on Political Ads In an open letter, the social network’s employees said letting politicians post false claims in ads was “a threat” to the company....
18:28, 2019-10-28

'Flamingo Pose' the latest Instagram-friendly stance Celebs from Kendall Jenner to Amber Davies and Charlotte Crosby are loving, but have you done it?...
11:04, 2019-06-08

Meghan McCain mocked after explaining her pro-gun stance on 'The View' "The View" host Meghan McCain received a wave of backlash on Tuesday after she attempted to defend gun rights to her co-hosts....
02:48, 2019-09-04

Vettel doubles down on Ferrari's Canadian GP penalty stance Sebastian Vettel coyly avoided questions about his Canadian Grand Prix penalty and his Ferrari Formula 1 team's Friday hearing in France, as he reite...
19:32, 2019-06-20

Alabama rep blasted for abortion stance calls Don Jr. ‘retarded’ The Alabama state lawmaker being blasted over his bizarre statements on abortion made disturbing comments about Donald Trump, Jr., on Thursday, calli...
05:24, 2019-05-03

Buttigieg walks back stance on vaccine exemptions 2020 Democratic candidate Pete Buttigieg backtracked after his campaign said he supported “some” exemptions to mandatory vaccines....
11:56, 2019-05-02

Kennedy family denounces RFK Jr. over anti-vaccine stance Three Kennedys have rebuked Robert F. Kennedy Jr. for his fierce opposition to vaccinations and his help in spreading “dangerous misinformation over ...
20:44, 2019-05-08

Hispanics stick with Trump despite tough border stance President Trump is poised to launch his 2020 reelection as popular with Hispanic voters as other Republicans, bucking predictions that provocative na...
06:44, 2019-06-14

Corbyn insists Labour's Brexit stance 'really isn't complicated' Party leader reiterates his decision not to back leave or remain ahead of electionLatest election news – live updatesJeremy Corbyn has doubled down o...
14:36, 2019-11-05

Netflix Is The First Hollywood Studio To Take A Stance On Abortion Rights The studio will continue to film in the state, but will rethink future projects there if the bill ever goes into full effect...
12:48, 2019-05-29

Joshua Boadu murder: Family of trainee engineer stabbed to death call for tougher sentences to tackle knife crime The family of a trainee engineer who was fatally stabbed have called for tougher sentences to help tackle ­London's knife crime epidemic....
14:04, 2019-09-26

Whoopi Goldberg lashes out at Nikki Haley over pro-life stance "The View" co-host Whoopi Goldberg slammed former UN ambassador Nikki Haley on Tuesday for her remarks knocking abortion activists who expect that al...
00:00, 2019-06-05

Cuomo admin. softens stance on $25 license plate replacement Amid an intense public backlash, the Cuomo administration softened its stance Thursday on requiring motorists to cough up $25 to replace old license ...
01:12, 2019-08-30

Trump reverses stance and says Mueller should not testify – live updates The president has backed away from an earlier claim that he would support William Barr’s decision on the special counsel testifyingSign up to the US ...
15:56, 2019-05-06

MEPs to express 'grave concern' about UK stance on EU citizens in Britain Exclusive: leaked resolution by main political groups follows threats of deportation made by British ministerThe European parliament will express its...
20:44, 2020-01-07

US softens stance on Israeli settlements — no longer 'inconsistent with international law' Regarding Israeli settlements as inconsistent with international law "has not advanced the cause of peace," Pompeo said. The move goes against global...
21:00, 2019-11-18

Trump calls for ban on flavoured e-cigarettes — what is Canada’s stance on vaping? Canada's political party leaders were not nearly as blunt on the subject while asked on the campaign trail....
22:20, 2019-09-13

Facebook workers’ letter protests Zuckerberg’s stance on political ads Sen. Elizabeth Warren isn’t the only one blasting Mark Zuckerberg’s decision to allow misleading political ads on the social network. In a letter add...
22:32, 2019-10-28

Nothing to do with labor: Largest union in US adopts radical abortion stance The National Education Association, a labor union which claims a membership of over 3 million, has for years avoided scaring off or offending Christi...
19:32, 2019-07-11

KTM fully accepting of Pedrosa's no-go stance on MotoGP race return KTM motorsport boss Pit Beirer says he is "100% fine" with MotoGP test rider Dani Pedrosa's decision not to come out of retirement to replace Johann ...
16:24, 2019-10-02

The Latest: Pope to address Bulgaria’s anti-migrant stance SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — The Latest on Pope Francis’ trip to Bulgaria (all times local): 10 a.m. Pope Francis has arrived in Bulgaria, the Europe...
09:44, 2019-05-05

Trump's stance on intelligence questioned as Russia spy extracted from Kremlin US media have claimed President Trump’s recklessness with the CIA cost America its top spy in the Kremlin. Even if the president is not to blame, the...
10:12, 2019-09-11

West reluctant to criticize China over Hong Kong stance Clashes in Hong Kong have grown more violent and Beijing has ramped up its intimidation tactics as protests enter their 11th week. But so far, the We...
23:52, 2019-08-14

Pelosi's Anti-Impeachment Stance Is Reportedly Pissing Off Key Allies Following Wednesday’s Mueller hearings, the four most important Democrats in the House investigation of President Donald Trump—committee chairs Reps....
16:56, 2019-07-26

Andrew Scheer will ‘wait and see’ before taking a stance on conversion therapy ban 'We're opposed to any type of practice that would forcibly attempt to change someone's sexual orientation against their will,' Andrew Scheer told Glo...
22:28, 2019-07-10

A Tea Party Republican Has a Stronger Impeachment Stance Than Nancy Pelosi Justin Amash's pro-impeachment stance is exposing the silliness of House Democrats who are still reluctant to impeach Trump....
00:04, 2019-05-22

Trump lambasts Apple’s encryption stance on Pensacola iPhones President Donald Trump lashed out at Apple on Tuesday, castigating the iPhone maker for what he said was its refusal to unlock phones used by crimina...
10:12, 2020-01-15

Britain’s opposition leader would take ‘neutral stance’ in any new Brexit vote The Labour Party is promising to negotiate a new exit deal and put it to the public at a second referendum next year....
18:44, 2019-11-23

UK-US trade deal under threat unless Iran stance changes, says Trump ally Leading Republican highlights potential challenges for UK foreign relations after BrexitBoris Johnson risks jeopardising a free-trade deal with the U...
16:12, 2020-01-15

The Democratic Party should adopt the Tulsi Gabbard stance on abortion Tulsi Gabbard is an outlier. Running in a race stacked against her, the Hawaii congresswoman is a singular figure who doesn’t fit neatly into any one...
19:04, 2019-09-10

Cher slams Joe Biden over Hyde Amendment stance: 'Women are the future now' Cher had some biting words for Joe Biden over the weekend after the 2020 presidential hopeful reversed his stance on the Hyde Amendment. ...
15:40, 2019-06-10

McLaren F1 boss sceptical over Ferrari's mule car tyre test stance McLaren Formula 1 team CEO Zak Brown has questioned why Ferrari is not taking part in the mule car testing programme for Pirelli's 18 inch tyres...
11:52, 2019-05-17

Beto O’Rourke’s new position on assault weapons is reversal from stance in 2018 Beto O’Rourke’s vow during the third round of Democratic presidential debates “to take your AR-15, your AK-47” if elected president appears to be a d...
17:52, 2019-09-13

Watch Elizabeth Warren blast Biden for his stance on abortion funding ‘We do not pass laws that take away freedom from women who are most vulnerable’ Warren said, in speech against Hyde amendmentDemocratic presidential ...
17:44, 2019-06-06

Trump impeachment: Lisa Murkowski 'disturbed' by Mitch McConnell's stance Republican senator unhappy with Senate leader saying he was working in ‘total coordination’ with White HouseRepublican US Senator Lisa Murkowski has ...
05:32, 2019-12-26

Georgia’s largest businesses decline to take stance on contentious abortion bill Disney and Netflix consider ending production in the state but others, such as Home Depot, Coca-Cola and UPS, avoid the debateGeorgia is home to some...
08:16, 2019-05-31

Sterling and Southgate 'trust Uefa' and explain England stance on racism "Raheem Sterling and Gareth Southgate discuss how England will react to racism in qualifiers and explain why they have had this internal discussion."...
09:44, 2019-10-11

Boris Johnson 'could face Tory coup' over no-deal Brexit stance Tobias Ellwood says MPs would vote against government as Jeremy Hunt accuses rival of cowardiceToday’s political developments - live newsJeremy Hunt ...
11:48, 2019-06-24

Daily on Healthcare: Senators set to be forced into taking a stance on paid leave Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
17:08, 2019-09-25

CDC clarifies stance on vaping illness, admits that bootleg THC products are likely to blame In a “better late than never” move, the CDC has issued an update to its documentation on the so-called “vaping illness” that ...
00:12, 2019-10-01

Ursula von der Leyen: Who is the nominee for European Commission President and what is her stance on Brexit? German defence minister Ursula von der Leyen has been nominated to become the next President of the European Commission....
23:04, 2019-07-02

British runners not sharing Jenny Simpson’s stance on Alberto Salazar Neil Gourley unconcerned by Nike Oregon Project runnersSimpson: ‘Anyone shocked isn’t involved in the sport’Not even in the halcyon days of British m...
20:48, 2019-10-05

Megan Rapinoe not backing off anti-White House visit stance Megan Rapinoe stands by almost every word she said. The U.S. Women’s National Team captain, who drew the ire of President Trump when video was ...
23:08, 2019-06-27

Cuccinelli rewrites Statue of Liberty poem to defend immigration stance The acting director of Citizenship and Immigration Services on Tuesday modified the poem on the Statue of Liberty to include being able to “sta...
17:20, 2019-08-13

Chick-fil-A pulls funding for Christian groups criticised for LGBT stance Salvation Army and FCA opposed marriage equalityFast-food firm to focus on education, homelessness and hungerThe US fast-food chain Chick-fil-A said ...
13:52, 2019-11-19

Brad Trost says Andrew Scheer’s stance on abortion debate comes as no surprise Brad Trost says it should still come as no surprise to social conservatives that Scheer insisted this week he personally, and as the prime minister i...
22:00, 2019-08-30

Sebastian Coe’s stance on Salazar displays a very British hypocrisy | Barney Ronay The response of the IAAF president and the athletics commentariat to the doping ban of Alberto Salazar, Mo Farah’s former coach, is little short of n...
04:12, 2019-10-05

Labour activists call on Corbyn to push radical stance on migration Party leader has stressed benefits of immigration, but some fear policy could hurt Labour in Tory seatsLabour activists are urging Jeremy Corbyn to i...
02:56, 2019-11-11

Vladimir Putin condemns EU stance on Nazi-Soviet WWII pact Russian President Vladimir Putin has branded the EU's stance on the German-Soviet pre-war non-aggression pact a "shameless lie." A recent EU resoluti...
23:48, 2019-12-11

Bloomberg’s pro-charter schools stance adds twist to 2020 debate Trump to attend National Championship in New Orleans tonight — House vote teed up to stop DeVos’ student loan forgiveness rule...
16:12, 2020-01-13

US reverses decade-long stance on Israeli settlements angering Palestinians WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Monday said it no longer considers Israeli settlements in the West Bank to be a violation of internatio...
01:04, 2019-11-19

British runners not sharing Jenny Simpson’s stance on Antonio Salazar • Neil Gourley unconcerned by Nike Oregon Project runners• Simpson: ‘Anyone shocked isn’t involved in the sport’Not even in the halcyon days of Briti...
19:28, 2019-10-05

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam bans masks in hardening stance on protests HONG KONG — Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam banned protesters from wearing masks in a hardening of the government’s stance on the territory’s most disrup...
16:32, 2019-10-04

Trump flips stance on gun background checks, citing ‘very strong’ laws in place His move echoes a similar backpedaling that occurred after the school shooting in Parkland, Florida last yearDonald Trump has again walked back his s...
01:24, 2019-08-21

Trump's 'shameful' migrant stance condemns thousands to violent limbo in Mexico More than 57,000 asylum seekers have been forced to wait for their court hearings in Mexican border towns – some of the most violent places on EarthA...
11:00, 2019-12-20

EU negotiator Michel Barnier calls Boris Johnson's Brexit stance 'unacceptable' Writing to EU governments, Michel Barnier has rejected the new UK prime minister's insistence that a new Brexit deal is needed to deal with the Irish...
18:40, 2019-07-25

Unai Emery explains Josh Kroenke's stance on Granit Xhaka's conduct Arsenal are in disarray after Granit Xhaka’s controversial antics piled more pressure on Unai Emery...
12:24, 2019-10-30

Taiwan’s president elected to 2nd term as voters back tough stance against China Tsai defeated two challengers in Saturday's election -- Han Kuo-yu of the rival Nationalist Party and James Soong of the smaller People First Party....
14:32, 2020-01-11

Robert De Niro drops f-bomb on critics of anti-Trump stance – live on CNN Actor apologises for Sunday morning outburstTrump jumps shark with retweets attacking Fox News hostThe actor and longtime Trump foe Robert De Niro ha...
20:24, 2019-09-29

Dean Unglert's Stance on Rachel Lindsay and Colton Underwood's Feud May Surprise You When it comes to the world of Bachelor Nation, things can get a little complicated. Just look no further than Colton Underwood and Rachel Lindsay's s...
22:48, 2019-10-23

Goldman Sachs sees a more 'hawkish' stance from Jerome Powell after the Fed's likely third rate cut this year Associated Press The Federal Reserve is expected to cut rates for a third time this year on Wednesday. All eyes will be on Jerome Powell's statements...
13:16, 2019-10-30

The Big Question: How do you feel about the WBC taking a more lenient stance on the performance-enhancing drug clenbuterol? Michael Conlan (Featherweight contender) I don’t agree with it at all. It’s a dangerous line they are towing as it leaves the door open for people to...
11:32, 2019-11-12

Olivia Wilde Clarifies Her Stance on Controversial Portrayal of Journalist in Richard Jewell Olivia Wilde is providing a little more context to her comments about her controversial portrayal of journalist Kathy Scruggs in the new Clint Eastwo...
01:08, 2019-12-13

Great Australian Bight: parties soften stance as voters protest over drilling With sitting Liberal MPs along coast under pressure from angry electorate, Coalition promises audit of regulator’s decision A last-ditch effort to wi...
20:40, 2019-05-16

Boris Johnson refuses to back down on the backstop after EU chiefs criticise his Brexit stance Boris Johnson has refused to back down on the backstop after EU chiefs insisted it would not be scrapped to facilitate a Brexit deal....
23:20, 2019-07-25

Why federal leaders, despite criticism, aren’t taking a stronger stance on Quebec’s Bill 21 A recent poll found that Canadians themselves are split on the provincial law, which bans religious symbols for some public-sector employees....
13:12, 2019-09-20

Taylor Swift Gets Political As She "Personally Rejects" President Trump's Stance on Equality Act Taylor Swift is kicking off 2019 Pride Month with a very political message. The 29-year-old singer took to Instagram on Saturday and posted a photo ...
23:48, 2019-06-01

Disney’s Mulan star sparks call for boycott with Hong Kong stance Crystal Liu, the lead in Disney’s live-action remake, voiced support for police in the cityDisney’s live-action remake of Mulan is facing calls for a...
00:44, 2019-08-17

Mark Noble: We've been in much tougher spots than this at West Ham - we'll turn it around Any Premier League team which isn't doing well can expect lots of criticism plus plenty of speculation about their manager — that's just the way it i...
15:48, 2019-11-29

'Life should mean life': Italian activists call for tougher femicide laws Swift judicial processes and more funding for shelters are badly needed, say campaignersSara Di Pietrantonio was 22 when she was strangled and burned...
15:36, 2019-11-24

Liverpool have not altered stance over Nabil Fekir deal despite reports of revived transfer chase Liverpool have no plans to resurrect a deal for Lyon playmaker Nabil Fekir despite claims to the contrary in his native France....
18:04, 2019-06-13

Alyssa Milano helped convince Biden to change stance on Hyde Amendment: report Former Vice President Joe Biden flipped his stance on the Hyde Amendment — which bans the use of federal funds to pay for abortions — after his campa...
13:04, 2019-06-09

Republican former Governor of Ohio John Kasich flips his stance. He now supports impeaching Trump. Tony Dejak/AP Former Ohio Gov. John Kasich, who ran against President Donald Trump in the 2016 Republican primary, said Friday that he supports impea...
05:20, 2019-10-19

Karlie Kloss clarifies political stance after viral 'Project Runway' clip about the Kushners "I voted as a Democrat in 2016," Karlie Kloss said, clarifying her political views after a viral "Project Runway" clip about the Kushners.  ...
17:32, 2020-01-17

Taylor Swift slams Trump on LGBT stance, presses Senate to advance Equality Act Taylor Swift marked the beginning of Pride month with a late-night social media post calling for passage of the Equality Act     ...
20:56, 2019-06-01