Sweden’s Thunberg demands climate action on day of global school strikes

STOCKHOLM/BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Swedish teenage activist Greta Thunberg urged European politicians on Friday to focus on a climate crisis instead

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In coal we trust: Australia’s voters back PM Morrison’s faith in fossil fuel

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Australia’s re-elected Prime Minister Scott Morrison once brandished a lump of coal in parliament, crying, “This is

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Smog-ridden Mexico City suspends school classes due to pollution

Buildings shrouded in smog are seen as Mexico’s government ordered schools in and around Mexico City to be closed on

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Canadian provinces vow to resist Trudeau’s landmark carbon tax

OTTAWA (Reuters) – Canada on Monday imposed a landmark carbon tax on four provinces which had defied Ottawa’s push to

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U.S. emergency-management chief Brock Long to resign

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The head of the U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency, Brock Long, said he would resign on Wednesday,

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Last year was fourth hottest on record: outlook sizzling – U.N.

OSLO (Reuters) – Last year was the fourth warmest on record and the outlook is for more sizzling heat approaching

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Forest wildfire in New Zealand destroys homes, forces evacuation

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – A bush fire on New Zealand’s South Island spread through thousands of hectares, destroying property and forcing

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California blames 2017 fire on private system; PG&E shares soar

FILE PHOTO – Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) workers inspect a gas line at a home destroyed by the Tubbs

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