Leave room for the firetruck: Insurers help design mansions to tame disaster losses

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Bruce Gendelman wanted a mountainside retreat when he bought 12 acres in Aspen, Colorado. But forest

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Brazil deforestation exceeds 88% in June under Bolsonaro

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Deforestation in Brazil’s portion of the Amazon rainforest soared more than 88% in June compared with the

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India had driest June in five years, fears for crops

FILE PHOTO: A woman puts clothes to dry overlooking central Mumbai’s financial district skyline, India, June 18, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas/File

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Jamie Oliver shutters most UK restaurants, 1,000 jobs go

LONDON (Reuters) – British celebrity chef Jamie Oliver’s restaurant chain went into administration on Tuesday, leaving 1,000 people without jobs

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Arctic nations to meet amid tensions over environment, resources

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Top diplomats from the United States, Russia and other nations which border the Arctic meet in Finland

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Floods destroy homes, trap families in cyclone-hit Mozambique

PEMBA, Mozambique (Reuters) – Rescuers raced to help people caught in rising floodwaters in cyclone-hit northern Mozambique on Sunday as

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Brazilian anger unabated by Vale vows after dam disaster

BRUMADINHO, Brazil (Reuters) – Residents devastated by a mining dam burst in Brazil that may have killed more than 300

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