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China, U.S. relationship key in climate agreement

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Tue, 12/15/2015 (All day)

Even as smog levels in Beijing often turn the sky a smoky gray, one thing was clear at the global climate change talks in Paris: China, once a laggard, emerged as a key player in the battle to help avert the worst effects of global warming.

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Jerry Brown in Paris: California governor goes deep on climate change and other global threats

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Mon, 12/14/2015 (All day)

California Gov. Jerry Brown had a song stuck in his head, and he wanted to hear it.

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Nearly 200 nations join together to fight climate change in historic Paris agreement

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Mon, 12/14/2015 (All day)

Representatives from nearly 200 countries made common cause in the fight against climate change Saturday, adopting an agreement they hope will avert some of the worst effects of global warming and shift economies around the world to cleaner energy sources.

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In Paris, Schwarzenegger and Brown unite to seek climate action

Published: 
Tue, 12/08/2015 (All day)

It was like the debut of an environmentally themed buddy cop drama, with a political odd couple uniting against a common foe.

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This Interactive Map Shows How Global Warming Is Changing Our World

Published: 
Fri, 12/04/2015 (All day)

With just seven days until the close of the Paris climate talks, the clock is ticking on negotiators tasked with drafting a plan to slow global warming. Scientists warn that if something drastic isn’t done to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, Earth could see a devastating transformation as a result, with water from melting ice caps flooding major cities around the world, for instance, or devastating crop losses.