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23 states widen challenge to Trump administration car rules

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California on Friday broadened its effort to block the Trump administration from ending its authority to set greenhouse gas emission...

After 20 years, Washington tribe hopes to hunt whales again

SEATTLE (AP) - Patrick DePoe was in high school the last time his Native American tribe in Washington state was allowed to hunt whales....

California’s wildfire, blackout crisis: Who’s to blame?

The utility that serves more than 5 million electrical customers in one of the world’s most technologically advanced areas is now faced again and...

Poland’s PM now faces task of forming new government

WARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland’s prime minister on Thursday was given the task of forming a new government following an election that gave the...

German FM calls for Europe to raise its climate targets

BERLIN (AP) - Germany’s foreign minister says the European Union should increase its targets for reducing greenhouse gas emissions if it wants to lead...

Schools closed in New Delhi as air quality dips further

NEW DELHI (AP) - Schools in India’s capital are shut after air quality plunged to a severe category for the third consecutive day, enveloping...

Doctors: Warmer world is unhealthier place for children

WASHINGTON (AP) - Children are growing up in a warmer world that will hit them with more and different health problems than their parents...

Venice ‘on its knees’ after second-worst flood ever recorded

VENICE, Italy (AP) - The worst flooding in Venice in more than 50 years prompted calls Wednesday to better protect the historic city from...

World thirst for oil keeps growing, with SUVs a key culprit

PARIS (AP) - The world's thirst for oil will continue to grow until the 2030s, with climate-damaging emissions climbing until at least 2040 -...

Germany hails Tesla plan to build new factory near Berlin

BERLIN (AP) - Germany on Wednesday hailed Tesla's decision to build its first European factory in the country, days after the government said it...