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KATOWICE, Poland | Activists gather for climate march in Poland

KATOWICE, Poland  — Several thousand people gathered Saturday amid a heavy police presence in southern Poland for a “March for Climate” to encourage negotiators at climate talks to set ambitious goals. Activists from around the world gathered in the main square of the city of Katowice where delegates from almost 200 countries are holding a … Continue reading KATOWICE, Poland | Activists gather for climate march in Poland

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 global climate summit would be complete without a few celebrities. Monday’s gathering of ministers and national leaders for the start of the U.N. talks on tackling global warming is getting a dose of glitz. Actor and former California Gov. … Continue reading KATOWICE, Poland | The Latest: Leaders, celebrities expected at climate talks

WARSAW, Poland | 7 miners missing in Poland after tremor hits coal mine

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Four coal miners were rescued but seven others are missing after a tremor struck a mine in southern Poland, a spokeswoman for a coal mining company said Saturday. A rescue operation was launched at 11:25 a.m. Saturday after a tremor occurred at the Zofiowka coal mine, said Katarzyna Jablonska-Bajer of the … Continue reading WARSAW, Poland | 7 miners missing in Poland after tremor hits coal mine