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KATOWICE, Poland | The Latest: Vulnerable nations want action at climate talks

KATOWICE, Poland— The Latest on the U.N. climate talks in Poland and other climate news (all times local): 1:55 p.m. Vulnerable countries are warning against a “mediocre” outcome at the U.N. climate talks in Poland. With just over a day left before the scheduled end of the meeting, a group of 48 countries called Thursday … Continue reading KATOWICE, Poland | The Latest: Vulnerable nations want action at climate talks

KATOWICE, Poland | The Latest: Climate change increasingly seen in heatwaves

KATOWICE, Poland— The Latest on U.N. climate talks taking place in Poland (all times local): 10:55 a.m. Scientists are increasingly finding the fingerprints of climate change in droughts, storms and heatwaves. A review of 102 scientific papers over the past three years, published Tuesday, found 73 concluded that climate change made extreme weather events more … Continue reading KATOWICE, Poland | The Latest: Climate change increasingly seen in heatwaves

KATOWICE, Poland | Splits deepen as UN climate talks near crunch time

KATOWICE, Poland— Splits are deepening at the U.N. climate talks between rich and poor countries, oil exporters and vulnerable island nations, and those governments prepared for radical action on climate change versus those who want to wait and see. As the meeting in Katowice, Poland, reached its fifth day, negotiators were divided over whether to … Continue reading KATOWICE, Poland | Splits deepen as UN climate talks near crunch time

KATOWICE, Poland | The Latest: Brazil: Climate talks must listen to all nations

KATOWICE, Poland — The Latest on the two-week U.N. climate meeting in Poland (all times local): 4:30 p.m. Brazil’s chief negotiator at the U.N. climate meeting is warning against sidelining developing countries during key talks on efforts tackle global warming. J. Antonio Marcondes said Wednesday that including all negotiators during the drafting process could help … Continue reading KATOWICE, Poland | The Latest: Brazil: Climate talks must listen to all nations