Environmental concerns

May 09, 2017 - 1:59 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House has postponed a Tuesday meeting to discuss whether the United States should withdraw from the landmark international climate deal struck in Paris under the Obama administration. The White House said late Monday that the meeting would be rescheduled. This is the...
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May 09, 2017 - 12:11 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House has postponed a Tuesday meeting to discuss whether the United States should withdraw from the landmark international climate deal struck in Paris under the Obama administration. The White House said late Monday that the meeting would be rescheduled. This is the...
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May 08, 2017 - 5:49 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Top White House advisers are expected to discuss whether the United States should withdraw from the landmark international climate deal struck in Paris under the Obama administration. A White House official says the meeting is expected to convene Tuesday afternoon. President...
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May 08, 2017 - 4:53 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration will not reappoint half the expert members of a board that advises the Environmental Protection Agency on the integrity of its science, the latest in a series of moves that could benefit industries whose pollution the government regulates. Deborah L...
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May 08, 2017 - 3:23 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will meet this week with Russia's top diplomat as the two countries try to salvage a relationship that Tillerson says is worse than at any time since the Cold War. The crisis in Syria is the most urgent topic on the agenda when Tillerson sits down...
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FILE - In this April 3, 2014 file photo giant machines dig for brown coal at the open-cast mining Garzweiler in front of a smoking power plant near the city of Grevenbroich in western Germany. Despite uncertainties about whether the United States will remain committed to the Paris climate accord under President Donald Trump, diplomats convened talks in Bonn, Germany, Monday, May 8, 2017 on implementing the details of the global deal to combat global warming. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner, File)
May 08, 2017 - 11:51 am
BONN, Germany (AP) — Despite uncertainties about whether the United States will remain committed to the Paris climate accord under President Donald Trump, envoys convened talks Monday in Germany on implementing the details of the deal to combat global warming. During ten days of talks in the...
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May 08, 2017 - 11:20 am
BONN, Germany (AP) — Despite uncertainties about whether the United States will remain committed to the Paris climate accord under President Donald Trump, envoys convened talks Monday in Germany on implementing the details of the deal to combat global warming. During ten days of talks in the...
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May 08, 2017 - 5:06 am
BERLIN (AP) — Officials from around the world are holding U.N. climate talks this week amid uncertainty over whether the United States will pull out of a global emissions-cutting deal. The talks beginning Monday in Bonn, Germany, will hammer out details for how countries should implement the 2015...
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May 06, 2017 - 2:53 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States says it it will continue attending United Nations climate change meetings, even as President Donald Trump considers pulling the U.S. out of a global emissions-cutting deal. While U.S. representatives are in Bonn, Germany, next week for the U.N. talks, Trump's...
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May 05, 2017 - 4:00 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States said Friday it will continue attending United Nations climate change meetings, even as President Donald Trump considers pulling the U.S. out of a global emissions-cutting deal. The decision to participate in next week's U.N. climate talks in Bonn, Germany,...
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