World News: Virgin Founder, Sir Richard Branson Proposes Strategy to Tackle Climate Change

LONDON (STL.News) – Sir Richard Branson has shared his vision for a Clean Energy Dividend which…

Washington Gov. Inslee joins Democratic presidential field

SEATTLE (AP) — Washington Gov. Jay Inslee will seek the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, mixing calls…

Frenchman picked to head UN-backed climate fund

BERLIN (AP) — Frenchman Yannick Glemarec has been picked to head a U.N.-backed body that helps…

Consumer goods companies preparing for climate change impact

BERLIN (AP) — Companies behind some of the best-known consumer products — from soaps to sodas…

NICOSIA, Cyprus | Academic: Very few climate change doubters, issue now action

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — A prominent American economist says there are “very few” individuals left who…

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia | Losing climate change race a ‘disaster for Africa,’ UN says

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — The United Nations chief says the world is losing the race…

NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn’t happen this week

—Jan 18, 2019— A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and…

U.S. Department of State News: Outcome of the 24th Session of the Conference of the Parties (COP24) to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of State published the following statement: The United States participated in…

WASHINGTON | Their numbers growing, Latinos gain clout in new Congress

WASHINGTON — A record 43 Latinos elected to Congress are set to take the oath of…

KATOWICE, Poland | The Latest: Heat wave fuels Germany’s word of the year

KATOWICE, Poland — The Latest on the U.N. climate meeting (all times local): 11:35 a.m. After…

KATOWICE, Poland | The Latest: US: We’ll help others adapt to climate change

KATOWICE, Poland — The Latest on the climate talks taking place in Poland (all times local):…

KATOWICE, Poland | The Latest: UN chief returning to press for climate deal

KATOWICE, Poland — The Latest on U.N. climate talks in Poland (all times local): 8:25 p.m.…

KATOWICE, Poland | Protesters disrupt US fossil fuel event at UN climate talks

KATOWICE, Poland — Indigenous and youth groups disrupted a U.S. government event at the U.N. climate…

WASHINGTON | Presidential hopefuls pushed to go big on climate change

WASHINGTON— Environmental activists are ramping up a pressure campaign designed to drum up Democratic support for…

KATOWICE, Poland | Protesters demand action against warming climate at UN talks

KATOWICE, Poland— Thousands of people from around the world marched Saturday through the southern Polish city…

RIO DE JANEIRO | Brazil future unclear amid opposing ideologies of ministers

RIO DE JANEIRO — With his inauguration just weeks away, Brazilian President-elect Jair Bolsonaro is assembling…

WASHINGTON | Trump EPA proposes rolling back another Obama-era coal rule

WASHINGTON — The Environmental Protection Agency proposed another rollback Thursday aimed at easing controls on emissions…

DENVER | Utility aims for zero carbon emission from electric power

DENVER— A utility serving 3.6 million electricity customers in eight states said Tuesday it will try…

LONDON | Shell agrees to set short-term caps on carbon emissions

LONDON — Energy giant Royal Dutch Shell has agreed to set short-term goals for reducing carbon…

KATOWICE, Poland | The Latest: Attenborough: Human civilization could collapse

KATOWICE, Poland— The Latest on the U.N. climate conference being held in Poland (all times local):…

KATOWICE, Poland | The Latest: Leaders, celebrities expected at climate talks

KATOWICE, Poland  — The Latest on the U.N. climate conference (all times local): 10:45 a.m. No…

KATOWICE, Poland | The Latest: World Bank ups climate funding to $200 billion

KATOWICE, Poland — The Latest on the U.N. climate talks taking place in Katowice, Poland (all…

KATOWICE, Poland | The Latest: Coal dependence of summit host Poland called out

KATOWICE, Poland — The Latest on the U.N. climate talks taking place in Katowice, Poland (all…

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina | G-20 agrees on trade, migration, US goes own way on climate

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — Leaders of the world’s top economies agreed Saturday to repair the global…

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina | The Latest: US backs G20 statement, except on climate change

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina  — The Latest on President Donald Trump at the Group of 20 summit…

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina | G-20 nations agree on trade, migration; not climate change

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — Leaders of the Group of 20 agreed Saturday to fix the world…

WASHINGTON | Whale songs and war: The less talked-about climate impacts

WASHINGTON— Near Antarctica, whales are singing in deeper tones to cut through the noise of melting…

United Sates | U.S. Delegation to the 24th Session of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change

United Sates – The 24th Session of the Conference of the Parties (COP24) to the UN…

BANGKOK | UN: Climate change, depleted resources leave world hungry

BANGKOK — Feeding a hungry planet is growing increasingly difficult as climate change and depletion of…

UNITED NATIONS | UN chief: G-20 leaders need bolder action at critical time

UNITED NATIONS— U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has a message for leaders of the 20 major economic…