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Big Money Urges Governments to Tackle Climate Change

Sackler Money Complicates Donation Policies for Museums

By Frank Jordans |
A group of more than 500 major institutional investors called Thursday for governments to boost efforts to tackle climate change, warning that failure could have serious economic c...

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Tour Operator Thomas Cook in Race to Avoid Bankruptcy

Tour Operator Thomas Cook in Race to Avoid Bankruptcy

Sep 20
Thomas Cook, one of the world's oldest and largest travel companies, is facing a race against time to stay afloat.

AP Source: GM's Offer to UAW Would Add Lower-Paying Jobs

AP Source: GM's Offer to UAW Would Add Lower-Paying Jobs

By Tom Krisher | Sep 20
A General Motors offer to invest $7 billion in U.S. facilities includes $2 billion from joint ventures and suppliers for new plants that would pay workers less than the top union wage, a person briefed on the matter said.

AP Fact Check: Trump Team Distortions on Fuel Economy Rules

AP Fact Check: Trump Team Distortions on Fuel Economy Rules

By Michael Biesecker Tom Krisher | Sep 20
President Donald Trump and his team are distorting the facts in explaining the administration's decision to stop California from setting its own emission standards for cars and trucks.

Can Green Investment Help Relaunch Germany's Economy?

Can Green Investment Help Relaunch Germany's Economy?

By David McHugh | Sep 20
A debate over Germany's devotion to budget austerity is intensifying as the outlook for the economy dims and public pressure grows to address big issues such as global warming.

Press Freedom Advocates Troubled by Suit Against Iowa Paper

Press Freedom Advocates Troubled by Suit Against Iowa Paper

By Ryan J. Foley | Sep 20
The former administrator for Iowa's third-largest city is suing the area's biggest newspaper, claiming that its coverage was unfair and cost him his job, in a case that has alarmed advocates for press freedom.

Walgreens, Google Affiliate to Launch Drone Delivery Test

Walgreens, Google Affiliate to Launch Drone Delivery Test

By Tom Murphy | Sep 20
Walgreens and a Google affiliate are testing drone deliveries that can put drugstore products on customer doorsteps minutes after being ordered.

Music Starts for Earthlings Around Area 51 Events in Nevada

Music Starts for Earthlings Around Area 51 Events in Nevada

By Ken Ritter | Sep 20
Sound checks echoed from a distant main stage while Daniel Martinez whirled and danced at dusty makeshift festival grounds just after sunset in Rachel, the Nevada town closest to the once-secret Area 51 military base.

Global Climate Protests Begin in Australia Before UN Summit

Global Climate Protests Begin in Australia Before UN Summit

Sep 20
Tens of thousands of protesters gathered Friday at rallies around Australia as a day of worldwide demonstrations calling for action to guard against climate change began ahead a U.N. summit in New York.

Big Money Urges Governments to Tackle Climate Change

Big Money Urges Governments to Tackle Climate Change

By Frank Jordans | Sep 19
A group of more than 500 major institutional investors called Thursday for governments to boost efforts to tackle climate change, warning that failure could have serious economic consequences.

Nevada Desert Towns Prep for Possible 'Storm Area 51' Influx

Nevada Desert Towns Prep for Possible 'Storm Area 51' Influx

By Ken Ritter | Sep 19
No one knows what to expect, but the two tiny towns of Rachel and Hiko near the once-secret military research site are preparing for an influx of people over the next few days.

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