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12:13 p.m. Oct. 10, 2020 - Associated Press
Hurricane Delta adds insult to injury in storm-ravaged Louisiana Delta hit as a Category 2 hurricane with top winds of 100 mph before rapidly weakening over land on SaturdayThe day after Hurricane Delta blew through besieged southern Louisiana, residents started the routine again: dodging overturned cars on the roads, trudging through knee-deep water to flooded homes with ruined floors and no power, and pledging to rebuild after the storm.
5:08 a.m. Sept. 25, 2020 - By Rachel Koning Beals
‘The world has a high fever’ — UN chief suggests there’s consensus on taxing carbon and slashing emissions in just 10 years António Guterres says fossil-fuel subsidies are actively hindering climate actionUnited Nations chief António Guterres said a common conclusion has been reached: the global average temperature increase must be limited to 1.5 degrees, and carbon neutrality reached by 2050, with a dramatic reduction in emissions by 2030.
6:25 a.m. Sept. 9, 2020 - Associated Press
There’s a 1-in-4 chance the globe hits the warming limit in the next 5 years: UN 1.5 degrees Celsius is the more stringent of two limits set in 2015 by world leaders in the Paris climate change agreement The world is getting closer to passing a temperature limit set by global leaders five years ago and may exceed it in the next decade or so, according to a new United Nations report.
11:20 a.m. Aug. 26, 2020 - By Myra P. Saefong
U.S. oil prices hold ground at highest since March as Hurricane Laura curtails Gulf output U.S. crude supplies fall a fifth straight weekOil futures settle on a mixed note Wednesday, with U.S. prices holding ground at their highest finish since early March but global benchmark prices slightly lower, as the U.S. Gulf Coast braces for Hurricane Laura and potential damage to the region’s energy infrastructure.
6:40 p.m. Aug. 18, 2020 - Associated Press
Blackouts continue to loom over California as emergency declared over wildfires State urges energy conservation as heatwave lingers; spreading fires force evacuationsGov. Gavin Newsom declared an emergency Tuesday over wildfires burning throughout California amid excessive heat as the state’s power grid operator pleaded with residents and businesses to continue conserving energy to avoid rolling blackouts.
11:37 a.m. Aug. 10, 2020 - By William Watts
Oil ends higher, lifted by Saudi Aramco’s demand optimism, China dataOil futures end higher Monday, buoyed after Saudi Aramco’s chief executive offers upbeat comments on demand and following encouraging Chinese data.
6:38 a.m. April 29, 2020 - Associated Press
Battered by floods, U.S. river communities try new remedies Floods in the Missouri, Mississippi and Arkansas river basins caused $20 billion in damage in 2019, the second-wettest year on recordHollywood Beach Road was once such prime real estate that the neighborhood had its own airstrip, enabling well-heeled residents to zip back and forth between homes in nearby St. Louis and weekend cottages on the Meramec River in suburban Arnold, Missouri.
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