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GENEVA | As Trump questions global warming, UN says: US gov’t won’t

GENEVA  — A top U.N. scientist on Thursday shrugged off an online quip from U.S. President Donald Trump that questioned global warming, saying a U.S. government report will show the “fundamental impacts of climate change on the U.S. continent.” Officials at the World Meteorological Organization also said environmentally minded efforts by the state of California, … Continue reading GENEVA | As Trump questions global warming, UN says: US gov’t won’t

US joins trade fight against China at WTO

WASHINGTON/November 30, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — The United States is joining a fight against China at the World Trade Organization in a decision likely to ratchet up tensions between Washington and Beijing. The U.S. is supporting the European Union in a dispute over China’s status at the WTO, which rules on trade disputes. The United States and … Continue reading US joins trade fight against China at WTO