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Germany approves climate measures seen as weak by activists

The German cabinet on Wednesday approved measures to drastically cut greenhouse gas emissions, paving the way for Chancellor Angela Merkel to pass landmark clim...

Germany approves climate measures seen as weak by activists

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Germany's climate protection measures to cost 40 bln euros by 2023 - source Climate protection measures that Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives and their Social Democrat coalition partners want to unveil next week will c...
2019-09-14, 14:39

Germany's climate protection measures to cost 40 billion euros by 2023: source Climate protection measures that Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives and their Social Democrat coalition partners want to unveil next week will c...
2019-09-14, 20:26

UPDATE 1-Germany's climate protection measures to cost 40 bln euros by 2023 - source Climate protection measures that Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives and their Social Democrat coalition partners want to unveil next week will c...
2019-09-14, 14:39

Does Germany's weak climate plan reflect a polarized public? Seen by many as unambitious, Germany's 2030 climate plan, released the day of a global climate strike and now approved by the government, reflects pas...
2019-10-09, 09:00

Germany: Climate activists end coal blockade in Garzweiler Climate protesters have left the Garzweiler coal mine a day after around 1,000 activists broke through police lines and occupied the site. They were h...
2019-06-23, 14:39

Coal protests in Germany: Climate activists storm Garzweiler mine Protesters here, police there — one group wants to stop coal mining, the other is trying to stop them. Protests, a ritual in the Rhineland, are gettin...
2019-06-22, 14:39

EU likely to respond to U.S. tariffs with own measures: Germany's Maas The European Union is likely to take retaliatory measures in response to new U.S. tariffs on European goods, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas told n...
2019-10-04, 08:00

EU will respond to U.S. tariffs with its own measures: Germany's Maas The European Union will take retaliatory measures in response to new U.S. tariffs on European goods, Germany's foreign minister, Heiko Maas, told news...
2019-10-04, 01:52

Most Germans support drastic climate change measures As climate change concerns grow, a new survey has found most Germans support raising flight prices and other measures to protect the planet. The Green...
2019-08-01, 20:26

Germany's Lufthansa airline slumps after weak profits German airline Lufthansa has reported sliding profits in the second quarter. Stiff competition from budget European carriers and rising operating cost...
2019-07-31, 12:39

Pope urges politicians to take 'drastic measures' on climate change Pope Francis challenged governments on Sunday to take "drastic measures" to combat global warming and reduce the use of fossil fuels, saying the world...
2019-09-01, 07:13

REFILE-Global climate goal measures an 'enormous challenge', says Equinor Oil demand needs to halve, gas use must drop by 10% and coal use needs to be all but eradicated by 2050 to achieve the goals of the Paris agreement to...
2019-06-06, 02:13

Germany approves controversial military exports to UAE Germany's Federal Security Council has given the go-ahead to the sale of military equipment to the UAE. The export licence is contentious, as the UAE ...
2019-10-04, 09:00

Activists in Germany demand legalization of abortion Abortion in Germany, while pratically possible for most women, technically remains a criminal offence in all cases. Opponents of the laws want a full ...
2019-09-27, 14:26

Germany grants asylum to two Hong Kong pro-democracy activists Two pro-democracy activists from Hong Kong have sought and secured refugee status in Germany. The decision shows concern that Beijing is limiting righ...
2019-05-22, 14:00

In Germany, Activists Battle Food Waste By Dumpster Diving Objects disposed of in a bin on private grounds remain the property of the person who threw them away until they are collected by the dump truck. Neve...
2019-06-18, 10:00

Germany grants asylum to 2 Hong Kong pro-democracy activists BERLIN (AP) — Germany has granted asylum to two Hong Kong activists in a sign of growing concern over how dissent is dealt with in the territory. In i...
2019-05-22, 08:52

City Council approves climate-controlled ‘pet harbors’ The City Council threw dog owners a bone on Tuesday by passing a bill requiring the de Blasio administration to establish a program allowing for the p...
2019-07-23, 19:13

Oregon House approves progressive climate policy The Oregon House has approved an economywide cap-and trade-program. The program would put an overall limit on greenhouse gas emissions and auction off...
2019-06-18, 07:13

Germany's Heiko Maas vows to meet more activists after China outcry The German foreign minister has dismissed Chinese criticism over his meeting with Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong. He promised to continue meeting acti...
2019-09-12, 11:00

In a Possible First for Hong Kong, Activists Wanted by Police Gain Protection in Germany The activists faced charges related to a 2016 street brawl. Germany’s move is a growing recognition of the erosion of individual freedoms in Hong Kong...
2019-05-21, 15:26

Hong Kong Independence Activists Granted Refugee Status In Germany Two former Hong Kong independence activists have been granted refugee status in Germany in what is one of the first cases of dissenters from the semi-...
2019-05-22, 10:26

Canada approves a pipeline expansion the day after declaring a ‘climate emergency’ Caught between environmental and economic concerns, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government said it will push ahead with the $5.5 billion Trans Mou...
2019-06-19, 02:52

Climate activists to skip plane and sailboat to US Greta Thunberg, the teen-aged global environmental activist, plans to take her message to America the old-fashioned way: by boat.    &...
2019-07-31, 14:52

US philanthropists vow to raise millions for climate activists Fund donates £500,000 to grassroots Extinction Rebellion and other groups, with promise of more to come A group of wealthy US philanthropists and inve...
2019-07-12, 10:52

Climate activists block key traffic hub in Berlin Dozens of climate change activists blocked traffic at a main square in Berlin on Monday, kicking off a week of protests intended to force the German g...
2019-10-07, 06:39

UK police arrest 10 climate activists before protests British police arrested 10 climate change activists in London ahead of a planned new round of protests by Extinction Rebellion on Monday, police said....
2019-10-06, 06:00

Activists Can’t Agree on How to Fight Climate Change. The IMF Says Just Do Something. Activists, politicians and economists are forever arguing over the best way to address climate change: carbon tax or Green New Deal; both or neither, ...
2019-10-10, 16:52

China calls on Germany to correct 'mistakes' over asylum for Hong Kong independence activists China has made "solemn representations" to Germany after it granted refugee status to two Hong Kong activists facing rioting charges in the Chinese-ru...
2019-05-25, 10:52

Two Hong Kong Activists Were Granted Asylum in Germany, Calling the City’s Freedoms Into Question Two years after their quiet departure from Hong Kong, two political activists from the semiautonomous region of China have come forward to say that th...
2019-05-22, 03:52

Green activists say climate got buried in Democratic debate Climate activists said they will extend a protest outside the Democratic National Committee headquarters on Thursday to demand global warming gets mor...
2019-06-27, 14:26

Over 300 arrests as London climate-change activists vow more protests London police have made more than 300 arrests as climate-change protesters, labelled "uncooperative crusties" by Prime Minister Boris Johnson, continu...
2019-10-08, 07:52

Climate activists convicted for removing Macron portrait BOURG-EN-BRESSE, France (AP) — Six French environmental activists have been convicted of theft for removing an official portrait of President Emmanuel...
2019-06-12, 10:00

Activists to ramp up pressure on companies over climate during AGM season Companies face hostile shareholders as Westpac acknowledges a ‘variance’ with Business Council of AustraliaActivist groups are stepping up their effor...
2019-06-13, 16:52

Climate activists to target Heathrow airport with toy drones British climate change activists said they would disrupt London’s Heathrow airport with toy drones from Sept. 13, a step they hope will ground flights...
2019-08-29, 21:39

Climate activists to fly drones at London's Heathrow Airport Climate change activists hope to disrupt flights at the second busiest airport in the world. A mysterious drone pilot caused chaos at nearby Gatwick A...
2019-08-29, 14:13

Students, activists march to demand climate action Tens of thousands of students, workers and activists took to the streets in major U.S. cities to demand government action on global warming. They were...
2019-09-20, 21:39

Climate activists are on trial for taking down Macron portraits BOURG-EN-BRESSE, France — Across France, activists have been taking down official portraits of President Emmanuel Macron to protest what they consider...
2019-05-29, 15:00

British and French Climate Activists Step Up Protests (PARIS) — Environmental activists in Britain and France stepped up campaigns Saturday to get their governments to confront climate change with g...
2019-09-21, 17:00

Climate activists call for action in Latin America Climate change activists in Latin America rallied for action on global warming Friday, heeding a call by Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg to hold demon...
2019-05-24, 14:39

Hundreds Of Climate Activists Block Amsterdam Traffic Hundreds of climate change activists chanting "rebellion!" blocked traffic in downtown Amsterdam on Monday morning, defying a ban by police who said t...
2019-10-07, 11:26

After strikes, youth climate activists keep pressure on leaders Young climate change activists delivered a strong message to United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Saturday: If elected officials do n...
2019-09-22, 04:52

Climate activists on trial for taking down Macron portraits Across France, activists have been taking down official portraits of President Emmanuel Macron to protest what they consider his "inaction" against cl...
2019-05-28, 08:39

Climate activists disrupt London concrete plant (This July 16 story corrects, in the last paragraph, to show that London Concrete does not supply the Silvertown project after Extinction Rebellion co...
2019-07-17, 17:01

UPDATE 2-UK police arrest 10 climate activists before protests British police arrested 10 climate change activists in London ahead of a planned new round of protests by Extinction Rebellion on Monday, police said....
2019-10-05, 17:39

Climate activists glue themselves to British government building Environment activists glued themselves to a British government building on Wednesday, warning that public health was being endangered by climate and e...
2019-09-25, 07:13

Climate activists hope to bring U.S. capital to standstill on Sept 23 Environmental groups, including Extinction Rebellion, said on Wednesday they plan to shut down traffic in Washington, D.C., on Sept. 23 and bring dail...
2019-09-11, 14:39

Climate activists to fly drones at London Heathrow airport from Sept. 13 British climate-change activists said they would fly toy drones at London's Heathrow airport from Sept. 13, a step that is likely to ground all flight...
2019-08-29, 03:26

‘We need everyone’: youth activists call on adults to join climate strikes A general strike globally on 20 September could be a ‘turning point in our history’, they sayRead the call to action by Greta Thunberg and other youth...
2019-05-23, 12:26

Climate activists spray British Treasury with fake blood Extinction Rebellion activists hosed the Treasury with red liquid, unfurling a sign reading: "Stop funding climate death." Police arrested four people...
2019-10-04, 05:13

On Climate Change, Biden Has a Record and a Plan. Young Activists Want More. No presidential candidate has Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s experience in the trenches of the climate wars. For a youth-driven movement, though, he may not b...
2019-10-09, 06:26

70 activists arrested at climate change rally outside NY Times building Seventy environmental protesters were arrested Saturday outside The New York Times building in Midtown, police said. The demonstrators, from the activ...
2019-06-23, 05:26

I Am Juliana: youth activists prepare nationwide climate protest Young people across the country to hold day of action on Saturday highlighting lawsuit as youth-driven climate movement growsStudents in Austin, Texas...
2019-05-31, 19:26

Meet generation Greta: young climate activists around the world They’re too young to vote, but schoolchildren across the globe are taking matters into their own handsIn May, for the second time this year, more than...
2019-06-28, 04:00

Climate activists to fly drones at London Heathrow airport from September 13 British climate-change activists said they would fly toy drones at London's Heathrow airport from Sept. 13, a step that is likely to ground all flight...
2019-08-29, 03:52

Climate activists disrupt London's biggest concrete supplier Climate activists from Extinction Rebellion on Tuesday disrupted London Concrete, the British capital's biggest supplier of ready-mixed concrete which...
2019-07-16, 08:13

Progressive Activists Have Pushed Democrats to the Left on Climate Issues. Now What? Groups like the Sunrise Movement helped pressure Democratic presidential candidates to support the Green New Deal. They are now deciding how to use th...
2019-08-05, 08:26

Climate activists block roads, stop traffic around the world BERLIN — Activists with the Extinction Rebellion movement blocked roads and staged demonstrations in big cities around the globe Monday, part of a wid...
2019-10-08, 05:39

World leaders must prove they've listened to climate activists: Thunberg World leaders must prove that they have listened to young climate activists after a year of protests has not led to any progress in the reduction of g...
2019-08-05, 15:13

Climate activists find warmer reception at shareholder meetings Climate activists found companies more receptive to steps like cutting emissions or buying clean power this year, a new tally of shareholder resolutio...
2019-07-11, 14:13

Activists arrested worldwide during 'International Rebellion' climate rallies Hundreds of environmental activists worldwide were arrested Monday as part of the "International Rebellion" global climate change movement -- in citie...
2019-10-07, 23:52

1,800 Litres Of "Fake Blood" Sprayed On UK Treasury By Climate Activists Climate change activists used a fire engine to spray red paint at the facade of the British finance ministry on Thursday in an attempt to draw attenti...
2019-10-03, 08:13

Climate activists disrupt British cities with 'summer uprising' Environmental activists sought to sow chaos in five British cities on Monday in a bid to force the government to act to help avert what they cast as a...
2019-07-15, 10:52

Climate activists disrupt five British cities with 'summer uprising' Civil disobedience group Extinction Rebellion staged protests in five British cities on Monday, aiming to renew pressure on the government to take bol...
2019-07-15, 12:00

Police remove hundreds of climate activists from Lisbon street Portuguese police removed hundreds of climate change activists, mainly from the Extinction Rebellion group, from one of Lisbon's main streets on Frida...
2019-09-27, 22:26

Climate activists demonstrate outside Brazil embassies in Paris and London Several hundred environmental activists demonstrated on Friday outside the Brazilian embassy in Paris as a clash between the two countries' leaders ov...
2019-08-23, 11:39

Climate activists clash with French police at Paris bridge French police used riot shields and pepper spray to clear scores of climate activists blocking a bridge over the Seine in Paris on Friday, as the city...
2019-06-28, 18:52

Heathrow Airport warns climate activists against flying drones Climate protesters have said they plan to deploy toy drones to ground flights and draw attention to aviation emissions. But authorities say they are w...
2019-09-10, 23:00

Climate activists block roads, protest in Australian cities Activists are blocking roads and protesting in Australian cities for a second day of global protests by the Extinction Rebellion movement demanding mo...
2019-10-08, 01:00

Climate activists' drone fails to disrupt Heathrow flights Climate change activists failed to disrupt flights out of Heathrow when technical difficulties foiled their plan to fly drones close to the airport an...
2019-09-13, 16:13

Oil Giants, Under Fire From Climate Activists and Investors, Mount a Defense Thirteen energy companies gathered in New York City to pledge action on climate change, though many of their ideas would perpetuate the use of oil and...
2019-09-23, 19:13

Climate activists on trial in Paris for stealing Macron portraits Official portraits of French president stolen from public buildings by protestersEight protesters are to go on trial in Paris on Wednesday for stealin...
2019-09-11, 07:13

Climate activists block traffic in U.S. capital, chain themselves to sailboat Activists seeking to pressure U.S. politicians to tackle climate change blocked major traffic hubs in the U.S. capital on Monday, chaining themselves ...
2019-09-23, 20:00

The Latest: Young climate activists get ready for court test PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Latest on young people suing the U.S. government over climate change (all times local): 12 p.m. Young people who sued the U....
2019-06-04, 15:26

Hundreds of arrests as London climate-change activists vow more protests London police have made nearly 500 arrests as climate-change protesters, labelled "uncooperative crusties" by Prime Minister Boris Johnson, continue t...
2019-10-08, 14:39

German Fridays for Future climate activists block parliament Some 500 students symbolically blocked exits as legislators wrapped up their final legislative session before the summer recess. Last week, 40,000 pro...
2019-06-28, 11:26

Climate activists hope to bring U.S. capital to standstill on September 23 Environmental groups, including Extinction Rebellion, said on Wednesday they plan to shut down traffic in Washington, D.C., on Sept. 23 and bring dail...
2019-09-11, 20:13

Youth climate activists demand bold action at U.N. summit Swedish 16-year-old activist Greta Thunberg started the climate strike movement with her lone protest in front of her country's parliament and told U....
2019-09-21, 21:26

Hundreds of climate change activists block Amsterdam traffic Hundreds of climate change activists chanting "rebellion!" blocked traffic in downtown Amsterdam on Monday morning, defying a ban by police who began ...
2019-10-07, 05:26

Climate change activists target London's financial district Climate change activists targeted London's financial district on Monday blocking Bank junction, vowing a day of disruption for major institutions whic...
2019-10-14, 04:39

Climate activists arrested for disrupting London's biggest concrete supplier Six climate activists were arrested on Tuesday after the Extinction Rebellion group disrupted London Concrete, the British capital's biggest supplier ...
2019-07-16, 10:52

Climate change activists plan demonstration to take over Bloor Viaduct in Toronto Extinction Rebellion Toronto will be gathering at around 8 a.m. in the area of Danforth and Cambridge avenues before protesters make their way onto th...
2019-10-07, 08:13

Climate Activists, Who Stole Emmanuel Macron Portraits, On Trial In Paris Eight activists went on trial in Paris on Wednesday for stealing official portraits of French President Emmanuel Macron from public buildings as part ...
2019-09-11, 10:26

Climate change activists spray red paint at UK Treasury from fire engine Climate change activists used a fire engine to spray red paint at the facade of the British finance ministry on Thursday in an attempt to draw attenti...
2019-10-03, 09:26

Climate Activists Plan to Shutdown Heathrow Airport by Flying Toy Drones Heathrow is one of the world’s busiest airports. And that’s an exactly why climate activists plan to shut it down by flying drones next month.Read mor...
2019-08-29, 13:52

UPDATE 1-Climate change activists target London's financial district Climate change activists targeted London's financial district on Monday blocking Bank junction, vowing a day of disruption for major institutions whic...
2019-10-14, 04:39

Greta Thunberg and youth climate activists protest outside White House Young activists rallied in protest of inadequate government action on the climate crisis, chanting: ‘Protect our future’Thunberg joins young activists...
2019-09-13, 13:26

Climate change activists storm red carpet at Venice Film Festival Several hundred demonstrators took over the red carpet at the Venice Film Festival on Saturday, demanding action to fight climate change and a ban on ...
2019-09-07, 09:13

Climate Change Activists Spray Fake Blood at U.K. Government Building Climate change activists used an old fire engine to spray fake blood over the Treasury Building in central London early Thursday morning as part of ef...
2019-10-03, 14:39

Teenage activists demand climate action on eve of global school strike Children, some as young as eight, will walk out of class in cities around the world on Friday in a fresh wave of strikes called by young people who fe...
2019-05-23, 13:00

Climate activists in England accidentally flood street with fake blood There was fake blood running in the streets of London Thursday — thanks to an elaborate, and ultimately spectacularly botched stunt by climate c...
2019-10-04, 05:39

Climate activists plan Washington DC protest to 'disrupt workings of power' Local groups join together for an event that seeks to shut down traffic on 23 September, during the UN Climate Action SummitClimate activists will esc...
2019-08-28, 05:00

Merkel defends climate plan as activists block Berlin squares German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday defended climate protection measures condemned by critics as unambitious, while activists blocked traffic in...
2019-10-07, 14:39

UPDATE 1-Climate activists to fly drones at London Heathrow airport from Sept. 13 British climate-change activists said they would fly toy drones at London's Heathrow airport from Sept. 13, a step that is likely to ground all flight...
2019-08-29, 03:26

From clothes to kids, young activists’ pledge for climate change action Vowing to not have children and making fashion choices that make a statement – young people concerned about climate change say actions speak louder th...
2019-09-25, 21:39

Extinction Rebellion activists set up Berlin climate camp ahead of protests Extinction Rebellion climate activists have begun building a camp outside Chancellor Merkel's office. During a week of protests for new climate-protec...
2019-10-05, 15:13

Drone disruption? Climate activists to target London's Heathrow airport British climate change activists said they would disrupt London's Heathrow airport with toy drones from Sept. 13, a step they hope will ground flights...
2019-08-29, 07:00

Climate change activists, demonstration takes over Bloor Viaduct in Toronto Extinction Rebellion Toronto will be gathering at around 8 a.m. in the area of Danforth and Cambridge avenues before protesters make their way onto th...
2019-10-07, 10:13

Dozens arrested as climate change activists snarl traffic in Midtown Climate change activists blocked streets and snarled traffic in the heart of Times Square on Thursday, resulting in the arrest of more than 60 people,...
2019-10-10, 17:39

Teen activists face US government in crucial hearing over climate trial The suit accuses the federal government of violating young people’s constitutional rights by contributing to the climate crisisTwenty-one youth activi...
2019-06-04, 06:13

Biden interrupted at New Hampshire campaign stop by climate change activists Former Vice President Joe Biden was interrupted by environmental activists during a campaign event Wednesday evening in New Hampshire, the state that ...
2019-10-10, 01:39

Climate activists hold event to mark vanishing Swiss glacier Hundreds of climate activists paid their respects to a Swiss glacier on Sunday that is due to disappear over the next decade, the victim of a warming ...
2019-09-22, 19:39

Climate activists plan to use drones to shut down Heathrow Airport next month A UK group of climate activists is planning to fly drones close to Heathrow Airport next month in a direct action they hope will shut down the country...
2019-08-30, 00:00

The Federal Government Is Still Trying to Kill Young Activists' Climate Change Lawsuit Climate change, which may actually end us all much sooner than anticipated, will nevertheless have the biggest adverse effect on the generation of kid...
2019-06-05, 02:39

You know Greta Thunberg. Meet 15 other young climate activists taking on world leaders You know Greta Thunberg. But here's a look at the 15 other young climate activists who are demanding the United Nations take action on climate change ...
2019-09-26, 23:13

Fight the power: why climate activists are suing Europe’s biggest coal plant Future of Poland’s Bełchatów power station under scrutiny as grassroots groups and NGOs take radical actionIt is Europe’s biggest coal plant, with ann...
2019-09-26, 08:52

Police forcibly remove climate activists blocking major Amsterdam street Police began forcibly removing climate change activists who blocked a major street in downtown Amsterdam on Monday, arresting 50 after they defied ord...
2019-10-07, 06:39

Officials and Climate Change Activists Hold Funeral for Okjokull Glacier in Iceland (OKJOKULL GLACIER, Iceland) — It was a funeral for ice. With poetry, moments of silence and political speeches about the urgent need to fight cl...
2019-08-18, 21:39

'Never give up,' Swedish teen tells Iowa climate activists after U.N. summit 'failure' Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg on Friday urged her supporters to "never give up" in demanding urgent steps to fight climate change after worl...
2019-10-04, 16:39

Extinction Rebellion Climate Activists Block Roads, Stage Protests Worldwide (BERLIN) — Activists with the Extinction Rebellion movement blocked roads and staged demonstrations in big cities around the globe Monday, part ...
2019-10-08, 08:39

Boris Johnson’s father joins climate activists his son panned as being ‘uncooperative crusties’ Boris Johnson’s father is joining the climate protesters that his British prime minister son has panned as being “uncooperative crusties" living in “h...
2019-10-09, 16:13

Extinction Rebellion: Johnson calls climate crisis activists 'uncooperative crusties' PM hits out at protesters for ‘littering’ London with ‘heaving hemp-smelling bivouacs’The prime minister has attacked the Extinction Rebellion activis...
2019-10-08, 03:26

‘No beer on a dead planet’: Activists fight climate change, one quip at a time For thousands of student protesters around the world, the fate of the planet is a serious business, but some couldn’t resist a bit of fun to press hom...
2019-09-20, 14:26

Climate emergency ‘a new danger’ to peace, youth activists hear ahead of World Day Among the efforts to build a sustainably peaceful world, “urgent climate action is needed” to curb environmental threats to all our well-being and sec...
2019-09-20, 14:26

19 Climate Change Activists Arrested for Drone Protest Against Heathrow Airport Expansion UK police have now arrested at least 19 environmental activists who threatened to fly drones and disrupt air travel at Heathrow Airport in protest of ...
2019-09-14, 19:39

UK police arrest a number of climate activists planning Heathrow drone protest U.K. police have arrested a number of environmental activists affiliated with a group which announced  last month that it would use drones to try to g...
2019-09-14, 15:26

These 10 young activists are trying to move the needle on climate change, gun control, and other global issues Spencer Platt/Getty Images, Twitter, Vivien Killilea/Getty Images for Teen Vogue Greta Thunberg, the 16-year-old Swedish climate activist, made headl...
2019-10-01, 15:39

Climate change activists hose 'fake blood' at UK Treasury from fire engine Climate change activists used a fire engine to hose a red liquid at the facade of the British finance ministry on Thursday in an attempt to draw atten...
2019-10-03, 17:26

Scientists, students, activists plan global strike ahead of UN climate summit On Sept. 20, millions of people are planning to walk out of their homes, workplaces and classrooms and take to the streets to demand action of climate...
2019-09-13, 19:13

Queensland premier refuses to offer evidence to back claims of 'sinister' climate activists Annastacia Palaszczuk won’t provide any details after accusing protesters of using devices ‘laced with traps’The Queensland premier, Annastacia Palasz...
2019-09-23, 02:52

Climate Activists Occupy Paris Mall As Global Extinction Rebellion Protests Begin Hundreds of climate activists barricaded themselves into a Paris shopping centre on Saturday as security forces tried to remove them, ahead of a plann...
2019-10-05, 23:13

Greta Thunberg joins young activists in climate protest outside White House – live Swedish teen climate activist and other youth advocates demand action from the US to address the climate crisisSign up for the US briefing and get a n...
2019-09-13, 13:26

Climate activists spray fake blood on British treasury over fossil fuel funding Environmental protesters who are part of the Extinction Rebellion used a fire engine to spray phony blood on the British Treasury building in London T...
2019-10-03, 16:26

Young climate activists accuse world leaders of violating child rights through inaction Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg and 15 other young climate activists on Monday filed a complaint with the United Nations Committee on the Rights of th...
2019-09-23, 20:00

Countries violate rights over climate change, argue youth activists in landmark UN complaint The failure of governments to act on the climate crisis, constitutes a violation of children’s rights, according to a landmark complaint presented to ...
2019-09-25, 05:13

Quebec climate activists seek donations to help cover arrested protesters’ legal costs Extinction Rebellion Quebec says it is devoted to putting pressure on both the provincial and federal governments to adopt rigorous environmental poli...
2019-10-11, 14:00

Inspired by teen climate activist Thunberg, Latin American activists converge in Chile Inspired by Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg, a group of young activists from several Latin American countries have converged in Chile ...
2019-09-01, 15:00

Daily on Energy: Climate activists reckon with the seven-hour town hall’s poor ratings Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's...
2019-09-06, 13:13

Biden defends fundraiser with fossil fuel company founder after criticism from climate activists Former Vice President Joe Biden insisted at a top-dollar campaign fundraising event in New York City that he doesn’t take contributions from the fossi...
2019-09-06, 18:26

Boris Johnson’s dad joins climate rally after PM calls activists ‘unco-operative crusties’ "On the point of non-co-operative crusties, I wear that badge with pride," the elder Johnson told protesters during a panel discussion in Trafalgar Sq...
2019-10-09, 16:13

Extinction Rebellion Dover protest: Huge tailbacks as climate activists glue themselves to A20 near busy port Holidaymakers have been caught in huge tailbacks at the Port of Dover after Extinction Rebellion protesters imposed a "blockade" amid a heavy police p...
2019-09-21, 18:13

Climate Activists Stop Traffic in New York’s Times Square as Worldwide Rallies Stretch Into Fourth Day (LONDON) — Protesters in New York City brought traffic to a standstill in the city’s busiest hub and an activist in London climbed atop a ...
2019-10-10, 17:13

At UN, youth activists press for bold action on climate emergency, vow to hold leaders accountable at the ballot box Students and young activists on Saturday threw down the gauntlet to world leaders heading to United Nations Headquarters next week for high-level clim...
2019-09-22, 00:39

Heathrow drone protest: Climate activists plan to disrupt airport with drones despite five members being arrested Climate activists plan to disrupt Heathrow by flying drones today despite the arrest of five of the group's members in a pre-emptive strike by police....
2019-09-13, 18:00

Climate Activists Block Central London Streets as Boris Johnson Derides Them as ‘Uncooperative Crusties’ (LONDON) — Hundreds of climate change activists camped out in central London on Tuesday during a second day of world protests by the Extinction ...
2019-10-08, 17:00

Climate change: What Germany can learn from the Netherlands With Germany set to miss its climate goals by a wide margin, a solution might be right next door. The Netherlands recently revealed a wide-ranging cli...
2019-08-22, 16:26

Factbox: Germany's climate protection package Germany's governing parties on Friday agreed a new climate protection package worth more than 50 billion euros ($55 billion) through 2023, including a...
2019-09-20, 16:52

Germany's 'climate cabinet' delays action again The special committee met in Berlin to discuss future climate action after the issue featured prominently in Sunday's EU elections. But critics say th...
2019-05-29, 23:26

Germany: 'Meat tax' on the table to protect the climate Meat is relatively cheap for consumers in Germany. But that could all be about to change as lawmakers from across the political spectrum back proposal...
2019-08-07, 04:26

Thousands join climate protests in western Germany HOCHNEUKIRCH, Germany (AP) — Thousands have joined climate protests in the western German village of Hochneukirch near one of the country’s bigg...
2019-06-22, 11:13

Thousands expected at climate rally in western Germany BERLIN (AP) — Students from more than a dozen European countries are expected to join a demonstration Friday urging governments to take bolder action ...
2019-06-21, 06:00

Germany agrees climate package in bid to meet CO2 targets The German government on Friday presented a far-reaching 50 billion euro ($55 billion) package of measures to curb carbon emissions, including a new c...
2019-09-20, 16:52

Germany's New $60 Billion Climate Package Does the Bare Minimum Germany appears to be listening to the millions of people around the world protesting climate inaction Friday. German Chancellor Angela Merkel announc...
2019-09-20, 19:26

Germany unveils plan for climate-friendly aviation The German government wants to promote a culture of innovation to develop CO2-neutral aviation. Chancellor Merkel has said Germany must develop more a...
2019-08-22, 04:52

Germany's Angela Merkel urges China to do more for climate German Chancellor Angela Merkel has underlined the importance of international cooperation on both global warming and global trade in a speech to Chin...
2019-09-08, 08:39

Germany pushes climate change as security risk Floods, drought and mass migration: All factors why Germany has made the UN's response to climate change its priority at the Security Council. But pol...
2019-06-04, 13:52

Germany plans CO2 pricing to help with climate goals: Merkel Germany will introduce some sort of carbon emissions pricing to achieve its climate goals, Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Tuesday, adding that she f...
2019-08-13, 12:52

Is Germany too stingy to fund the fight against climate change? The German government is proposing a climate protection package that will cost billions of euros. The country is wealthy, but there are already concer...
2019-09-21, 01:00

Germany agrees 'art of the possible' climate action plan without blowing budget Chancellor Angela Merkel's ruling coalition agreed a package of budget-neutral measures on Friday to protect the climate and restore its green credent...
2019-09-20, 16:52

Germany faces test of green credentials with new climate plan The German government prepared on Thursday for all-night talks on a new climate policy that will determine whether Berlin is serious about engineering...
2019-09-19, 11:00

Climate protesters storm open-pit mine in western Germany Hundreds of climate change activists broke through a police cordon and stormed into one of Germany’s biggest lignite coal mines Saturday, two days aft...
2019-06-22, 12:00

Exclusive: Germany wants to cap next EU budget at 1%, seeks more funds for climate and migration Germany wants to cap the European Union's next budget for 2021-27 at 1% of the continent's economy, a scenario that would still see Berlin contribute ...
2019-09-16, 11:00

Greece, Germany working on climate investment package: Mitsotakis Greece wants to draw up a major investment program with Germany, especially focused on climate protection, Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said on ...
2019-08-29, 14:39

Germany's Greens promise to strengthen climate plan after protests Germany's Greens said on Sunday they planned to use their strength in the upper house of parliament to sharpen a government climate protection package...
2019-09-22, 19:39

Germany: Aachen hosts 'Fridays for Future' climate rally Thousands of students have gathered in the German city to urge immediate action against climate change. Activists have also started marching to block ...
2019-06-21, 07:52

Climate fears lift Greens' chances of running Germany A former trampolinist and a children's author have led the Greens to a spectacular comeback in Germany, raising the once-unthinkable prospect of a Gre...
2019-07-18, 10:26

Germany's ruling coalition plans to spend €40 billion on climate protection The governing coalition parties in Germany have reportedly agreed to a deal to ensure the country meets its 2030 goals to combat climate change. The g...
2019-09-15, 02:26

Beetles Turn Germany's Climate-Stressed Forests Into Ecological Graveyard Germany's forests have long been treasured by its people, so the country has reacted with alarm and dismay as a beetle infestation has turned climate-...
2019-09-27, 06:52

8 EU states push to raise 2030 climate goal, but Germany absent The eight European Union member states have signed a letter urging the bloc to get tougher on climate action. Germany, however, was not among them, wi...
2019-10-08, 23:52

Greta Thunberg takes climate fight to Germany’s threatened Hambach Forest The felling of ancient woodland to make way for a giant coal mine brings together two linked battles for the activistGreta Thunberg started her long j...
2019-08-10, 14:52

Germany Reaches 100 Billion Euro Climate Plan Deal As Protests Heat Up Chancellor Angela Merkel's government reached a deal Friday on a broad climate plan for Germany, a coalition source said, as tens of thousands of prot...
2019-09-20, 10:52

Germany ready to spend €75 billion to tackle climate change by 2030: report Germany's finance minister said failure to secure a "convincing solution" may risk government stability. Chancellor Angela Merkel has called on the pr...
2019-09-13, 16:13

Exclusive: Germany eyes fiscal U-turn with new debt to finance climate plan Germany is considering ditching its long-cherished balanced budget policy to help finance a costly climate protection program with new debt, a senior ...
2019-08-08, 15:26

Germany to raise incentives for buying electric cars: climate policy document The German government will raise incentives for buying electric cars under its new climate plan, as well as raising road tolls for trucks from 2023 an...
2019-09-20, 10:26

Germany to raise incentives for buying electric cars - climate policy document The German government will raise incentives for buying electric cars under its new climate plan, as well as raising road tolls for trucks from 2023 an...
2019-09-20, 08:52

Germany expects tough EU talks on energy taxes to counter climate change Germany expects tough negotiations on the introduction of new energy taxes in the European Union, a senior official said on Thursday, as the bloc cons...
2019-09-19, 23:26

Germany's Green leader sorry for linking Angela Merkel's shaking to climate crisis German Green party leader Annalena Baerbock has tweeted her apologies after suggesting that the chancellor's trembling may have been caused by climate...
2019-06-29, 12:13

Extinction Rebellion protests: London City Airport braces for 'shutdown' as climate activists vow to halt flights for three days London City Airport is today braced for disruption after Extinction Rebellion (XR) vowed to occupy its terminal and shut down operations for three day...
2019-10-10, 00:52

Germany 'hypocritical' on NATO: US envoy to Germany Richard Grenell US President Donald Trump's top diplomat in Berlin said German politicians were not committed enough to NATO's defense spending target. He also said t...
2019-05-21, 09:01

Former West Germany star Bernd Schuster: 'Ter Stegen should be Germany's No. 1' When Bernd Schuster left Cologne for Barcelona in 1980, he was one of the first Bundesliga players to move to Spain. He spoke to DW about his move and...
2019-05-22, 09:39

Trump: Lawmakers are interested in gun control measures Will Congress act? President Trump claims he can coalesce reluctant Republicans around passing gun control measures. Nathan Rousseau Smith has the sto...
2019-08-11, 06:52

Judiciary Committee to cut recess short to take up gun measures The House Judiciary Committee will return to Capitol Hill early next month to advance three gun control bills, the first concrete action by lawmakers ...
2019-08-17, 03:26

China announces measures to help boost consumption China's State Council said on Tuesday it is considering relaxing and removing restrictions on auto purchases as part of a broad move to boost con...
2019-08-27, 08:52

House panel to return September 4 to consider gun measures The Democratic-led U.S. House Judiciary Committee said on Friday it will cut short its summer recess and meet on Sept. 4 to consider new gun control l...
2019-08-16, 14:00

NBA board votes for stiffer tampering measures Seeking to enforce compliance with tampering and salary-cap circumvention, the NBA board of governors on Friday unanimously passed a number of stiffer...
2019-09-21, 00:39

U.S. House panel to cut recess short to consider gun measures The Democratic-led U.S. House Judiciary Committee said on Friday it will cut short its summer recess and meet on Sept. 4 to consider new gun control l...
2019-08-16, 23:39

NBA board passes stricter tampering measures By unanimous vote, the NBA Board of Governors on Friday passed a stricter package of measures to enforce compliance with tampering and salary cap circ...
2019-09-20, 16:00

The extreme measures Americans will take to avoid bad hair Sitting in traffic, being in the line at the DMV, and walking around with toilet paper on their shoes are some of the things people would rather do th...
2019-06-14, 18:52

President Trump Is Right: The Euro Is Too Cheap, According to Most Measures U.S. President Donald Trump’s latest Twitter missive on financial markets holds water for some currency watchers. Trump said Tuesday that the eu...
2019-06-11, 13:13

Sri Lanka Cricket Chief "Fed Up" With Pak's Security Measures: Report Sri Lanka Cricket chief Shammi Silva said their Test series in Pakistan in December was a doubt as the security measures made life difficult for the p...
2019-10-13, 15:13

Government Blinks, Announces Measures To Help Auto Sector Relenting to some of the automobile industry's demands, the Finance Minister has announced some sops to revive the automobile industry that has been c...
2019-08-23, 10:26

AFL 'devastated' that fans feel intimidated by security measures League CEO denies a crackdown on crowd behaviour‘I want our supporters to feel safe,’ says Gil McLachlan AFL chief executive Gillon McLachlan says he ...
2019-06-18, 07:39

Tesla Shareholders Reject Corporate-Governance Measures Tesla failed to pass corporate governance changes at the electric-car maker that its directors had proposed to give stockholders a greater voice in co...
2019-06-12, 01:00

Nirmala Sitharaman On New Measures To Boost Economy: Highlights The government has announced a Rs 10,000-crore special window to provide last-mile funding for completion of ongoing housing projects which are not NP...
2019-09-14, 10:39

New measures announced to protect North Atlantic right whales The new measures will include increased aerial surveillance to try to spot the whales in the gulf and extending speed limits for ships east of the cur...
2019-07-09, 01:52

Gun Safety Measures Have Momentum Right Now. That May Change Before Congress Comes Back The pattern is now all too familiar. A mass shooting prompts calls for stricter gun safety measures. Gun safety advocates demand action, while gun own...
2019-08-13, 02:00

The drastic measures Yankees’ Masahiro Tanaka took for this moment Masahiro Tanaka spent most of 2019 searching for his split-fingered fastball. The normally reliable — and often devastating — pitch deserted him at ti...
2019-10-05, 12:26

Marvel Stadium to review 'intimidating' AFL security measures Guards patrolling aisles causes fan backlashAFL say it is still looking for ‘right balance’Marvel Stadium management will review security procedures a...
2019-06-16, 08:39

Bundesliga: New measures to treat head injuries and concussion As football gets quicker and more physical, the danger of serious head injury increases. This season, new neuropsychological screenings will be mandat...
2019-08-09, 10:26

The Latest: Arab League calls for UN measures against Turkey The Arab League is calling for the United Nations Security Council to take measures to force Turkey to halt its military offensive in Syria and “immed...
2019-10-12, 14:13

Fake ID market bypasses anti-fraud measures Despite anti-fraud measures such as ultraviolet ink marking and holographic overlays, a growing underground economy of sites has emerged for criminals...
2019-09-30, 21:39

World Court rejects UAE demand for immediate measures against Qatar The United Nations' highest court for inter-state disputes on Friday rejected a United Arab Emirates request for immediate measures against Qatar in a...
2019-06-14, 12:13

F1 Singapore GP puts measures in place for "unhealthy" air concerns Specific measures will be in place at Formula 1's Singapore Grand Prix in response to health advisories from the national government over "unhealthy" ...
2019-09-16, 11:00

Dutch government presents measures to cut carbon emissions THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Dutch government is presenting a comprehensive raft of measures aimed at slashing the Netherlands’ emission of...
2019-06-28, 11:00

Canada reveals measures to tackle online extremism Canada has announced several measures to combat online extremism. Public Safety Canada said the government will provide up to $1 million CAD ($762,000...
2019-06-27, 13:39

Cuba announces new economic measures, salary increase HAVANA (AP) — Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel says the governing council has approved economic measures including a rise in state salaries, long see...
2019-06-27, 19:52

U.S. Army vows more funds, measures to fix housing hazards Pledging to overcome a housing crisis on its installations, the U.S. Army is outlining new steps it is taking to provide better housing for families o...
2019-10-09, 13:52

Mexico says migration reduction measures to be reviewed after 45 days Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Monday that measures agreed with the United States last week to stem the flow of U.S.-bound migrants e...
2019-06-10, 14:26

World Court rejects UAE demands for immediate measures against Qatar The United Nations' highest court for inter-state disputes on Friday rejected a United Arab Emirates request for immediate measures against Qatar in a...
2019-06-14, 10:13

Landlords furious with plan to pass pro-tenant measures The law covering nearly 1 million New York City rent-stabilized tenants expires on June 15 — and the Democrat-run state Legislature is vowing to make ...
2019-06-06, 01:39

IBM’s tennis AI measures player performance and selects highlights IBM detailed Coach Advisor, a solution developed in collaboration with the U.S. Tennis Association (USTA) that taps AI to deliver insights to coaches....
2019-08-28, 23:00

Deaths of Children in Hot Cars Spur Push for New Safety Measures More auto makers are committing to install technology that alerts drivers if they have accidentally left a child in the back seat, but safety advocate...
2019-08-06, 14:13

Trump urges 'common sense' gun measures, seeks NRA input President Donald Trump on Friday urged "common sense" solutions to address gun violence after recent mass shootings but added that the views of the po...
2019-08-09, 12:52

UAE civil aviation authority instructs airlines to take necessary safety measures: WAM The United Arab Emirates' General Civil Aviation Authority on Saturday instructed airlines registered in the country to take necessary measures given ...
2019-06-22, 02:39

G7 advisers discuss 'concrete measures' on Amazon fires: France Advisers to G7 leaders are discussing concrete measures to be decided on during the Group of Seven industrialized countries' summit this weekend in Fr...
2019-08-23, 11:39

Dominican Republic releases new safety measures after tourist deaths Among the additions is a multilingual emergency center, which is being established in Bávaro, a primary tourist destination in Punta Cana, the country...
2019-07-18, 17:26

China's Vice Premier Liu He calls for more measures to support economy Chinese regulators should step up support for the economy and keep ample liquidity in the financial system, Vice Premier Liu He said on Thursday, sugg...
2019-06-13, 03:52

Iraq boosts security measures at base where US trainers stay A top Iraqi air force commander says security measures have been increased at one of the country’s largest air bases that houses American trainers, fo...
2019-06-22, 06:26

California racing course announces safety measures after horse deaths The owners of the famed Santa Anita Park racing track said they had taken measures to improve horse safety following the death of two more animals las...
2019-06-13, 14:52

Trump condemns white supremacy, vague on gun measures after U.S. shootings President Donald Trump on Monday proposed tighter monitoring of the internet, mental health reform and wider use of the death penalty in response to t...
2019-08-05, 19:39

Iran says its measures to reduce commitment to nuclear deal 'reversible' All measures taken by Iran to scale back its commitments to a 2015 nuclear deal were "reversible" if the European signatories of the pact fulfilled th...
2019-07-07, 08:52

EU urges Iran to halt further measures undermining nuclear deal The European Union on Sunday strongly urged Iran to stop actions that would undermine a landmark 2015 nuclear deal, saying it was in touch with other ...
2019-07-07, 12:00

China's new measures to spur car sales fall short of expectations China announced a series of measures on Thursday to revive slumping car sales, but failed to meet market expectations as it included no plans to relax...
2019-06-06, 12:00

China's Vice Premier Liu calls for more measures to support economy Chinese regulators should step up support for the economy and keep ample liquidity in the financial system, Vice Premier Liu He said on Thursday, sugg...
2019-06-13, 00:52

Pompeo says U.S. mission is to avoid war with Iran but measures in place to deter The United States aims to avoid war with Iran and the additional troops ordered to be deployed in the Gulf region are for "deterrence and defense," U....
2019-09-22, 17:13

Banks to include CO2 emission measures in shipping loan decisions A group of leading banks will for the first time include efforts to cut carbon dioxide emissions in their decision making when providing shipping comp...
2019-06-17, 19:39

Study measures how fast humans react to road hazards Imagine you’re sitting in the driver’s seat of an autonomous car, cruising along a highway and staring down at your smartphone. Suddenly, the car dete...
2019-08-07, 17:00

China softens stance on trade after saying it has to take counter-measures to US tariffs "We hope the U.S. side will meet China half-way, and implement the consensus reached by the two leaders during their meeting in Osaka," China's s...
2019-08-16, 08:00

Senate Democrats ask Trump to shift wall money to gun measures Two senior Senate Democrats on Wednesday asked President Donald Trump to withdraw his $5 billion request for border wall funding and use the money on ...
2019-08-14, 22:39

"Pak Hasn't Taken Sufficient Measures": Terror Watchdog FATF's Report Pakistan has failed to fully implement a UN Security Council resolution against terror accused Hafeez Saeed and other UN-designated terrorists, the As...
2019-10-07, 05:00

Protests meet lifting of Madrid’s anti-pollution measures MADRID (AP) — Protesters have disrupted traffic in downtown Madrid where the new conservative city council is scrapping bans and fines for polluting v...
2019-07-01, 08:39

Cuba expects major economic damage from Trump measures Drivers of classic cars, restaurateurs, tour guides and owners of bed-and-breakfasts are all saying the Trump administration's new restrictions on U.S...
2019-06-05, 17:52

Pence seeks 'tangible measures' from Mexico on migrant crisis Ahead of high-stakes White House talks with Mexico on Wednesday, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence was looking for a comprehensive suite of proposals fro...
2019-06-05, 13:52

Factbox: Swiss measures to safeguard stock market amid EU row The Swiss government has drawn up measures that it says will help protect the domestic stock market should the European Union seek to block EU-based i...
2019-06-16, 08:39

Buffalo Bills taking extreme measures against rowdy fans The Buffalo Bills don’t want to let drunken “knucklehead” fans spoil the undefeated team’s home opener. “We’re not perfe...
2019-09-18, 18:00

Facebook unfurls new measures in Singapore to curb elections interference Amidst calls from Singapore's law minister for regulations to address foreign interference in local elections, Facebook advertisers running campaigns ...
2019-09-26, 11:39

Argentine opposition candidate Fernandez says Macri's new economic measures are too late Argentine opposition presidential candidate Alberto Fernandez said Argentina risks running out of foreign currency reserves due to its economic crisis...
2019-08-14, 12:52

Schumer urges Senate to add election security measures to defense bill Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer called Tuesday for Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to allow for votes on election security amendments to a...
2019-06-18, 14:39

Singapore public sector to adopt new measures to tighten data security Following a "stocktake" of the public sector's security practices, Singapore's government agencies will roll out "technical measures" for existing as ...
2019-07-15, 19:26

Australian interest rates head for 1% as emergency measures loom for economy RBA governor drops strong hint of fresh cuts to 1.25% cash rate while experts say US-style quantitative easing is on the cardsInterest rates are headi...
2019-06-21, 13:26

Facebook fined $5 billion by FTC, must update and adopt new privacy, security measures The Federal Trade Commission says Facebook will be a safer social network due to the agency's $5 billion settlement over privacy violations. &#...
2019-07-24, 09:26

Bulgaria steps up measures to prevent spread of African swine fever Bulgaria has stepped up measures to prevent the spread of deadly African swine fever and protect the country's 600-million lev ($344 million) pig-bree...
2019-07-17, 23:52

N Korea steps ups measures amid African swine fever threat North Korea has broken its silence on an outbreak of African swine fever (ASF), with claims it has taken emergency measures to prevent the spread of t...
2019-06-12, 18:52

24-hour strike paralyzes Argentina as unions protest austerity measures Flights, trains and buses across Argentina came to a halt as labor unions protested the policies of Mauricio Macri. The president's popularity has plu...
2019-05-30, 02:26

The Barclays Center lacks ‘basic security measures,’ suit claims Weapons have been snuck into the arena via faulty metal detectors and inadequate security screenings, and the facility has too few guards, alleges for...
2019-06-29, 22:26

U.S. group forms to defend natural gas against anti-fossil fuel measures A group backed by anonymous donors launched a campaign on Monday to promote the benefits of cheap, abundant natural gas against what it called "radica...
2019-10-01, 01:39

Dominican Republic Announces New Safety Measures After Deaths of 11 American Tourists Officials from the Dominican Republic gathered in New York City, along with the U.S. Ambassador, on Thursday to announce new safety measures months af...
2019-09-13, 10:39

With economic storm breaking, Argentina's Macri announces relief measures Argentine President Mauricio Macri on Wednesday unveiled a package of welfare subsidies and lower taxes for workers to lessen the impact of an economi...
2019-08-14, 15:13

Dominican authorities announce new safety measures to ease tourists' fears The Dominican Republic's Ministry of Tourism is rolling out new safety measures in an effort to calm the fears of Americans traveling to the Caribbean...
2019-07-18, 11:52

Huawei’s founder says tech company was surprised by determination of U.S. to take ‘extreme’ measures against it SHENZHEN, China (AP) — Huawei’s founder says tech company was surprised by determination of U.S. to take ‘extreme’ measures against ...
2019-06-17, 04:39

"Common Sense" Measures, No Guns For "Sick People": Trump On US Shootings President Donald Trump on Friday urged "common sense" solutions to address gun violence after recent mass shootings but added that the views of the po...
2019-08-10, 00:00

Runners complain Spain's running of the bulls has become lackluster over protective measures At least seven people have been hospitalized and 67 more were tended to by medics during the first five bull runs of this year’s San Fermin festival i...
2019-07-11, 17:39

Protesters in Ecuador rally against austerity measures as food prices climb Ecuadoreans complain consumer prices have risen sharply as a knock-on effect of Moreno's abolition of fuel subsidies, which has also triggered the nat...
2019-10-07, 01:26

Italy bishops adopt new measures on sexual abuse, victims skeptical Italy's Roman Catholic bishops on Thursday enacted a new policy on reporting suspected cases of sexual abuse by priests, but they stopped short of mak...
2019-05-23, 14:52

Saudi King Salman: We refuse any measures that touch on position of East Jerusalem The Palestinian cause represents a core issue for the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation, Saudi King Salman said in his speech during to the Organisa...
2019-05-31, 22:52

'Shoot them in the legs': Trump reportedly floated 'extreme' measures to stop migrants Upcoming book details the president’s ‘frenzied week’ and a tense relationship with the homeland security secretaryDonald Trump discussed shooting mig...
2019-10-02, 03:39

2020 Democratic candidates blame the NRA, push gun-control measures after El Paso shooting Associated Press/John Locher Democratic presidential candidates blasted the National Rifle Association and congressional Republicans in the wake of t...
2019-08-04, 03:26

North Korea steps up measures to prevent spread of African swine fever North Korea has stepped up measures to prevent the spread of the highly contagious and deadly African swine fever, its main state newspaper said on We...
2019-06-11, 23:52

Volvo Cars launches cost cutting measures as trade war dents profit again Sweden's Volvo announced new measures to cut fixed costs by 2 billion Swedish crowns ($214 million) on Thursday, as it became the latest carmaker to w...
2019-07-18, 01:13

Livestreamed killings test social media measures to block extremist content Social media companies scrambled on Wednesday to scrub footage of a shooting outside a German synagogue from their platforms, in the first major test ...
2019-10-09, 22:52

Burning Man organizers await US decision on festival-changing measures: ‘It takes courage to let us flourish’ With Burning Man three months away, organizers are still waiting for permits and decisions by U.S. land managers that could reshape the counterculture...
2019-05-31, 18:13

Trump condemns white supremacy, focuses on combating mental illness over new gun-control measures The president made a similar call to strengthen background checks after a mass shooting last year at a Florida school and has since threatend to veto ...
2019-08-05, 15:13

Burnaby mayor presses Trudeau on safety measures if Trans Mountain expansion approved "What we're looking for, if the expansion goes ahead, that we have a realistic way to approach how we're going to engage that safety issue," said Mike...
2019-06-03, 13:26

As election looms, Argentina's Macri announces relief measures after years of spending cuts Argentine President Mauricio Macri on Wednesday unveiled a package of welfare subsidies and tax cuts for lower-income workers to lessen the pain of an...
2019-08-14, 21:39

APNewsBreak: Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam says he’ll call special session of legislature to take up gun-control measures VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — APNewsBreak: Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam says he’ll call special session of legislature to take up gun-control measur...
2019-06-04, 11:13

We must mobilise for the climate emergency like we do in wartime. Where is the climate minister? | Ian Dunlop and David Spratt Unfortunately, much scientific knowledge produced for climate policymaking is conservative and reticentThe second Morrison ministry contains no one wi...
2019-06-03, 00:13

Teen climate activist to urge climate action on Capitol Hill Swedish teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg will join other youth leaders to urge U.S. lawmakers to support “transformative climate action”...
2019-09-17, 09:00

Teen climate activist urges leaders to admit climate crisis BERLIN — Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg called on world leaders Tuesday to acknowledge the seriousness of global warming and that not enough ...
2019-05-28, 16:52

'Historic moment' for indigenous people at climate talks, new climate leader says Climate leader Pasang Dolma Sherpa has just been elected to head the Local Communities and Indigenous Peoples Platform in climate talks. She says indi...
2019-06-27, 20:13

GOP Sen. Inhofe giving out 'Climate Hypocrite Awards' for Global Climate Week As activists around the world protest for Global Climate Change Week, all timed with the U.N. Climate Action Summit, one GOP senator announced Monday ...
2019-09-24, 14:52

Weak ejaculation: What does it mean? Weak ejaculation is where the force or amount of a person’s ejaculation is less than usual. Read on to find out the causes, symptoms, and how people t...
2019-09-18, 00:39

Amazon signs Climate Pledge to advance Paris Climate Accords goals by 10 years Amazon gave an update on its global sustainability efforts, a day before roughly 1,000 of its workers are expected to walk out to spotlight climate ch...
2019-09-19, 18:39

Fox & Friends Go From Mocking Climate Strike to Covering Effects of Climate Change Without Hint of Irony Sorry to all you people attending the global climate strike today, but you are protesting over absolutely nothing—especially not the massive rains and...
2019-09-20, 14:26

Billie Eilish and Woody Harrelson teamed up to speak out on climate change: 'We are in a climate emergency' Billie Eilish/YouTube Woody Harrelson and Billie Eilish teamed up to speak out against climate change in a new video. The actor and the "Bad Guy" si...
2019-09-29, 21:13

Dominican Republic minister promotes safety measures after tourist deaths, insists island is safe The Dominican minister of tourism touted new safety measures that been put in place after the public relations nightmare that erupted over the summer ...
2019-09-13, 21:13

Senate to vote on measures blocking Trump administration's weapons deal with Saudi Arabia The unusual move highlights a growing rift between Congress and the White House over the Trump administration's staunchly pro-Saudi policies. &#...
2019-06-20, 08:39

Climate strike: global climate change protest kicks off in Australia and Pacific – live updates On Friday 20 September millions of people led by Greta Thunberg and students from Sydney to Delhi and Melbourne to London and New York will march for ...
2019-09-20, 00:13

Guardian tells staff to use ‘climate crisis’ instead of ‘climate change’ Britain’s Guardian newspaper is officially changing its language concerning climate change, opting to call it instead “climate emergency, crisis...
2019-05-21, 20:26

Cities key to tackling climate crisis – global climate group The world needs to drastically cut its carbon emissions by 2050 to head off the worst effects of climate change. A new report highlights how cities co...
2019-09-19, 11:00

Global climate strike: Greta Thunberg and school students lead climate crisis protest – as it happened Millions of people from Sydney to Manila, Dhaka to London and New York are marching for urgent action on climate breakdownWhy the Guardian is changing...
2019-09-21, 02:00

And They Say Women Are Too Weak to Lead Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro, after previously saying he would decline the paltry $20 million pulled together by the G-7 nations to help firefighti...
2019-08-28, 02:00

Global climate strike: Thousands join Australian rallies as protesters around world demand action on climate change Incredible images show tens of thousands of protesters gathering in Australia as what could be the largest climate protest in history gets under way a...
2019-09-20, 03:00

Global climate strike: Greta Thunberg and school students lead climate crisis protest – live updates Millions of people from Sydney to Delhi to London and New York will march for urgent action on climate breakdownWhy the Guardian is changing the langu...
2019-09-20, 02:39

Senate report details foreign meddling in 2016 election, urges Trump to take preventative measures for 2020 The Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday issued a report urging President Trump to warn the public about efforts by foreign governments to interfe...
2019-10-08, 21:52

Lightsabers In Video Games Are Too Weak At E3 this past week we saw a good amount of gameplay from the upcoming Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, the new game from Apex Legends developers Respaw...
2019-06-16, 14:39

Mets keep feasting on weak slate like they need to CHICAGO — Todd Frazier began July as somebody who figured to draw interest heading to the trade deadline. He ended the month still on the Mets, after ...
2019-08-01, 00:00

Should We Be Calling Climate Change a 'Climate Crisis'? How we talk about climate change is rapidly shifting as the ramifications of unchecked carbon pollution become ever clearer. The Guardian sped that sh...
2019-05-21, 16:39

Climate action: Can we change the climate from the grassroots up? The past couple of years will likely go down in history as the ones when climate change really hit. Maybe also, however, as the ones in which people s...
2019-06-13, 08:26

The Latest: US employers added a weak 75,000 jobs in May WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the May U.S. jobs report (all times local): 8:30 a.m. U.S. hiring slowed in May as employers added just 75,000 jobs, a...
2019-06-07, 10:00

Singapore government systems still weak in IT controls Auditor-General Office finds weaknesses in IT controls of several government entities including the Ministry of Defence and Ministry of Finance, where...
2019-07-17, 15:52

Google's Fix for Misleading Abortion Ads Is Weak and Ineffective In June, Google began implementing a new policy that required companies running ads with abortion-related keywords to explicitly state whether or not ...
2019-08-20, 17:39

Weak IIT Students To Have 3-Year Exit Option The government has cast a safety net for weak students who risk dropping out while they are halfway into their studies from the Indian Institutes of T...
2019-09-28, 10:13

UK recession fears "banished" despite weak August The UK's economy shrank by 0.1% in August, the first monthly contraction since April, despite a stronger than expected June and July, with both months...
2019-10-10, 05:39

Economy Is Weak, Need Structural Reforms: P Chidambaram The Union Budget 2019-20 does not chalk out a clear roadmap to take India on the path of high economic growth and lacks bold steps and structural refo...
2019-07-11, 12:00

Trump brands Biden a ‘weak guy,’ says he ‘recalibrated on everything’ President Trump, in an interview this week, accused former Vice President Joe Biden of having “recalibrated on everything” -- as the Democratic 2020 p...
2019-06-15, 13:26

The fundamentals of the oil market are weak: JBC Energy Asia Richard Gorry of JBC Energy Asia says geopolitics are keeping the oil markets "nice and healthy." He also says it's difficult to be very bullish ...
2019-08-01, 02:00

BoE's Saunders says April GDP data weak but not unexpected British economic data for April was weak but not unexpected after a first-quarter boost to the economy from stockbuilding ahead of Brexit, Bank of Eng...
2019-06-10, 15:00

Disappointed Thomas: I just felt quite weak from the start "Champion Geraint Thomas admitted he felt \"quite weak\" as he lost further ground on race leader Julian Alaphilippe and other top contenders in the f...
2019-07-20, 17:39

Baker Mayfield goes after Rex Ryan’s weak spot in war of words Rex Ryan was the rare coach who didn’t hold back. Baker Mayfield is the rare player cut from the same cloth. Upon the Browns quarterback being i...
2019-09-25, 16:26

Can Gitex Shopper rejuvenate weak consumer confidence in UAE? Key retailers are geared up for the five-day shopping fiesta as many new products launched recently will be at the 29th edition of the Gitex Shopper w...
2019-09-23, 12:26

Jets cut Derrick Jones from very weak cornerback corps Another Mike Maccagnan draft pick was shown the door Saturday by new Jets general manager Joe Douglas. The team waived cornerback Derrick Jones, who w...
2019-08-10, 18:26

UK Car Output Slumps Nearly 11% In July On Weak Export Demand Car demand has been hit by a number of factors in recent months including a slump in sales of diesel vehicles in Europe and weakening demand in China,...
2019-08-29, 06:13

U.S. yields climb on trade optimism, weak auction U.S. Treasury yields rose on Thursday with 30-year yields climbing from record lows, as hopes on U.S.-China trade talks and a dismal seven-year note a...
2019-08-29, 16:13

Ari Emanuel’s Endeavor facing weak IPO demand: sources Hollywood powerhouse Endeavor public has got a serious case of backstage jitters over its planned initial public stock offering, The Post has learned....
2019-09-25, 21:39

Weak U.S. producer prices support another Fed interest rate cut U.S. producer prices unexpectedly fell in September, leading to the smallest annual increase in nearly three years, which could give the Federal Reser...
2019-10-08, 11:26

U.S. Stocks Set to Open Lower Amid Weak Data U.S. stock futures moved lower ahead of the opening bell, as disappointing economic data in Europe and low expectations for U.S. trade talks with Chin...
2019-10-07, 09:26

U.S. consumer spending slows; business investment weak U.S. consumer spending barely rose in August and business investment remained weak, suggesting the economy was losing momentum as trade tensions linge...
2019-09-27, 11:13

Euro Tumbles to Two-Year Low After Weak Economic Data The euro fell to a two-year low Friday as some investors bet that lackluster economic data will force the ECB to further ease monetary policy next mon...
2019-08-30, 19:00

Fed officials face weak inflation, but split over what it means U.S. Federal Reserve officials were divided Friday over how seriously to treat a slide in inflation, with one top policymaker saying the Fed was "clos...
2019-06-21, 14:39

Gold Prices Decline On Weak Global Cues Traders said weak global cues influenced sentiment. Besides, easing demand from local jewellers and retailers at domestic spot market weighed on gold ...
2019-08-03, 02:52

Recession fears 'banished' despite weak August figures Fears of a recession ahead of Brexit have been "banished" after the economy grew by 0.3% in the three months to August, according to data released by ...
2019-10-10, 10:26

Weak European inflation bolsters case for stimulus Inflation in the 19-country eurozone was stuck at a low annual rate of 1% in August, potentially bolstering the argument for the European Central Bank...
2019-08-30, 06:26

Endeavor’s IPO is facing weak investor demand: sources Plans to take the Hollywood powerhouse Endeavor public are facing backstage jitters. The firm headed by super-agent Ari Emanuel — which in addition to...
2019-09-25, 18:26

Hurricane season may be busier than expected due to weak El Nino WASHINGTON — Government meteorologists say this year’s hurricane season may be busier than initially expected now that summer’s weak El Nino has faded...
2019-08-08, 20:00

7-Eleven Japan's weak app security led to a $500,000 customer loss 7-Eleven Japan's mobile payment app had such poor security measures, the company had to shut it down just a couple of days after its release. In ...
2019-07-06, 20:52

Nifty Futures Indicate Weak Start For Markets Today On Wednesday, the domestic stock market benchmarks Sensex and Nifty had finished0.22 per cent and 0.21 per cent higher respectively,rising for a third...
2019-07-18, 03:39

Inflation remains weak in eurozone as ECB mulls stimulus Inflation across the 19 countries that use the euro remained stuck at an annual rate of 1.2% in June, well below their central bank’s goal despite yea...
2019-06-28, 06:26

U.S. trade deficit shrinks on weak imports, exports The U.S. trade deficit unexpectedly narrowed in April as imports and exports tumbled, leading economists to warn that the Trump administration's "Amer...
2019-06-06, 15:39

Weak oil prices hit Exxon's third-quarter earnings: filing Exxon Mobil Corp's operating profits fell last quarter for the fourth consecutive period, according to a regulatory filing on Tuesday that showed all...
2019-10-01, 22:52

Oil falls on weak economic data, crude inventories Oil steadied on Wednesday, following several days of declines, after industry data showed a surprise drop in U.S. crude inventories, although gains we...
2019-10-02, 11:13

Dollar Strengthens Amid Weak Manufacturing Data The dollar strengthened against major currencies and global stocks edged lower following data that showed a shaky manufacturing sector is weighing on ...
2019-10-01, 07:39

‘Running With the Devil’ movie review: A weak ‘Traffic’ rip-off Nicolas Cage has had a pretty good run lately (see “Color Out of Space,” which premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival last w...
2019-09-19, 16:39

SEC Chairman Scolds Weak Anticorruption Enforcement Abroad Jay Clayton, the chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission, chided counterparts around the world for spotty enforcement of antibribery laws....
2019-09-09, 20:13

Weak U.S. employment report casts pall over economy U.S. job growth slowed sharply in May and wages rose less than expected, raising fears that a loss of momentum in economic activity could be spreading...
2019-06-07, 12:00

Oil falls as China's economic outlook remains weak Oil slipped on Monday as China's economic outlook remained weak even as manufacturing data improved, with an ongoing trade war with the United St...
2019-09-30, 06:52

Weak U.S. economic data weighs on global stocks Weaker than expected U.S. economic data weighed on global financial markets Thursday, extending a stock slide that has pushed world equity benchmarks ...
2019-10-03, 11:00

European markets mostly lower on weak economic data European stocks were mostly lower Thursday afternoon as weak economic data compounded uncertainty arising from the U.S. announcement that it would imp...
2019-10-03, 09:00

FOREX-Dollar retreats after weak U.S. manufacturing data The dollar fell from its highest level in more than two years on Tuesday, undermined by data showing weakness in the U.S. manufacturing sector and a l...
2019-10-01, 18:00

Weak U.S. employment report raises red flag on economy U.S. job growth slowed sharply in May and wages rose less than expected, raising fears that a loss of momentum in economic activity could be spreading...
2019-06-07, 15:52

Tennis Toughens Penalties for Weak First-Round Performances Two players have lost all their prize money from Grand Slam tournaments to cover fines for failing to “perform to a professional standard” in first-ro...
2019-07-11, 18:52

Oil prices fall 3% on weak global economic data Oil prices fell on Wednesday on weak global economic data and a rise in U.S. crude inventories, almost erasing the previous session's strong gain...
2019-08-14, 10:39

NBA approves use of coach's challenge in '19-20 The NBA's board of governors approved the use of a coach's challenge next season on a one-year trial basis. Also, the league's replay center now will ...
2019-07-10, 05:26

FDA approves $2M medicine, most expensive ever US regulators have approved the most expensive medicine ever, for a disorder that destroys a baby’s muscle control and kills nearly all of those...
2019-05-24, 19:52

Nissan's credit rating downgraded by Moody's over weak U.S. sales While Nissan's new business strategy focuses on margin over unit sales growth and refreshing old models to improve its brand value, the ratings agency...
2019-05-24, 06:52

UN admits data is ‘weak’ for impact of microplastics in drinking water GENEVA — The World Health Organization says the levels of microplastics in drinking water don’t appear to be risky, but that research has been spotty ...
2019-08-21, 23:13

SEC Chairman Scolds Weak Anti-Corruption Enforcement Abroad Jay Clayton, the chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, on Monday chided counterparts around the world for spotty enforcement of ant...
2019-09-09, 16:39

WRAPUP 2-U.S. trade deficit shrinks on weak imports, exports The U.S. trade deficit unexpectedly narrowed in April as imports and exports tumbled, leading economists to warn that the Trump administration's "Amer...
2019-06-06, 12:26

UPDATE 1-German business morale darkens on weak services German business morale deteriorated more than expected in May due mainly to a plunge in services sector confidence, a survey showed, suggesting that E...
2019-05-23, 05:39

Challenge to Indonesia vote makes big claims, weak on proof JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — The court challenge to Indonesia’s presidential election from the losing candidate claims that the police, intelligenc...
2019-05-29, 06:39

Oil slides 2% as U.S. inventories build, weak economic data weighs Oil prices fell more than 2% on Wednesday after official data showed a rise in U.S. crude inventories, adding to worries about an oversupplied market ...
2019-10-02, 22:00

Oil eases on concerns over U.S.-China talks, weak economic data Oil prices slid on Tuesday as Washington's blacklisting of more Chinese companies dampened hopes for a trade deal between the two countries, though un...
2019-10-08, 12:13

Oil slides 1.8% as US inventories build, weak economic data weighs Oil prices fell on Wednesday after official data showed a rise in U.S. crude inventories, adding to worries about an oversupplied market as weak econo...
2019-10-02, 18:26

Oil falls on concerns over U.S.-China talks, weak economic data Oil prices fell on Tuesday as Washington's blacklisting of more Chinese companies dampened hopes for a trade deal between the two countries, though un...
2019-10-08, 11:26

Mexico's dependence on U.S. demand spells trouble for weak economy Under the threat of U.S. trade tariffs, Mexico's president has pledged to make his country less reliant on U.S. demand. But exports to its northern ne...
2019-08-01, 17:52

The worst US cyclone this year may be a weak tropical storm [Updated] Enlarge / A Tuesday morning satellite image shows a broad tropical system moving toward Texas. (credit: NOAA) 1:45pm ET Update: The National Hurrica...
2019-09-17, 20:39

John Oliver on impeachment: 'The case for inaction is starting to get weak' The Last Week Tonight host made a case for impeaching Trump in the name of equality and fairness under the lawOn Last Week Tonight, John Oliver discus...
2019-06-17, 14:26

Harley-Davidson profit tumbles on weak sales in the U.S. and Europe Harley's motorcycle sales in the U.S. fell 8% from a year ago, amid strong foreign competition and less demand for big bikes.    ...
2019-07-24, 14:39

Fast and Furious Male Stars Not Willing to Look Weak On-Screen: Report The Fast and Furious franchise is known for featuring "manly men" who continually project how tough they are, but a new report reveals that the male s...
2019-08-02, 04:00

Continental Resources profit falls 20% on weak crude prices U.S. oil producer Continental Resources Inc reported a 19.7% fall in quarterly adjusted profit on Monday, as weaker crude and natural gas prices more ...
2019-08-05, 17:26

Oil tumbles 3.3% on weak global economic data, US crude build Oil prices sank roughly 4% on Wednesday after disappointing economic data from China and Europe revived global demand fears and U.S. crude inventories...
2019-08-16, 17:13

Gold Prices Plunge By 600 Rupees On Weak Global Cues Gold Price In India: Gold of 99.9% and 99.5% purity plummeted Rs 600 each to Rs 34,870 per 10 grams and Rs 34,700 per 10 grams, respectively, in Delhi...
2019-07-09, 10:39

Monsoon To Be 'Weak', Reach Delhi After 15 Day Delay: Weather Forecaster Monsoon will be further delayed in Delhi and its adjoining areas by 10-15 days, private weather forecaster Skymet said today. It was expected to make ...
2019-06-05, 11:13

Japan stocks inch up, weak yen helps offset Fed disappointment Japan's Nikkei share average recouped early losses and inched up on Thursday, supported by a weaker yen which helped offset disappointment that the U....
2019-07-31, 22:52

Oil prices fall on weak economic data from Europe and China Oil prices fell on Wednesday on weak economic data from China and Europe and a rise in U.S. crude inventories, almost erasing the previous session's s...
2019-08-14, 08:39

WRAPUP 1-U.S. consumer spending slows; business investment weak U.S. consumer spending barely rose in August and business investment remained weak, suggesting the economy was losing momentum as trade tensions linge...
2019-09-27, 10:26

Maharashtra Farmer Allegedly Kills Self Over Weak Monsoon, Indebtedness A 45-year-old farmer from parched Latur district of Maharashtra allegedly committed suicide by consuming poison at his farm apparently due to indebted...
2019-07-23, 10:39

U.S. Stocks Fall Amid Trade Tensions, Weak Data U.S. stocks and bond yields slumped as fresh data showed that the manufacturing sector contracted in August, adding to worries about the global econom...
2019-09-03, 16:52

U.S. Stocks Slip Amid Trade Tensions, Weak Data U.S. stocks and bond yields slumped as fresh data showed that the manufacturing sector contracted in August, adding to worries about the global econom...
2019-09-03, 10:26

Oil steadies as fall in US inventories offsets weak economic data Oil steadied on Wednesday, following several days of declines, after industry data showed a surprise drop in U.S. crude inventories, although gains we...
2019-10-02, 10:26

SEC’s new rule tells brokers to put clients’ interests first. Critics say it’s too weak. The Securities and Exchange Commission’s requirement falls short of what many consumer advocates argue is needed to address conflicts of interest that...
2019-06-05, 19:52

Fed describes labor market as strong, weak inflation as 'transitory' U.S. economic growth continued "at a solid pace" in the first half of the year though it likely weakened in recent months as higher tariffs depressed ...
2019-07-05, 11:26

Services Sector Contracts In September On Weak Demand: Survey The weak manufacturing and dismal services sector activity dragged down the composite PMI to just below the 50-mark for first time since February 2018...
2019-10-04, 10:26

Wall Street pushed down by weak data, trade worries U.S. stocks fell on Tuesday as investors worried about global growth prospects after data showed U.S. factory activity shrank in August for the first ...
2019-09-03, 18:26

Getting your corporate data ready for prescriptive analytics: data quantity and quality in equal measures Good news: there's nothing special about getting your data ready for prescriptive analytics. Bad news: you need to do what's needed to get your data r...
2019-06-21, 18:52

Wisconsin governor vetoes 'born alive' legislation and other abortion measures Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers vetoed four abortion bills Friday, a day after GOP lawmakers made a show in the Capitol of formally sending them to him. &#...
2019-06-21, 23:52

South Korea: North Korea needs to offer bold measures for nuclear talks to resume North Korea should offer to take bold denuclearization measures to help resume the stalled negotiations with the United States, a special security adv...
2019-06-27, 12:39

Trump suspends plan to impose tariffs on Mexico, says Mexico ‘has agreed to take strong measures’ on migrants WASHINGTON (AP) — Trump suspends plan to impose tariffs on Mexico, says Mexico ‘has agreed to take strong measures’ on migrants. The post ...
2019-06-07, 20:52

Virginia governor calls special session to take up gun control measures in the wake of Virginia Beach shooting Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam called a special session of the state legislature to take up gun-control measures in the wake of Friday's mass shooting in...
2019-06-04, 17:13

TLC approves permanent cap on Uber, Lyft in NYC The city is slamming the brakes on Uber and Lyft. The Taxi and Limousine Commission voted unanimously Wednesday to permanently extend the freeze on ne...
2019-08-07, 13:26

NASA approves two new missions to study the sun Our sun is about to get even more attention thanks to the approval of two new missions to study various aspects of our star and its relationship with ...
2019-06-28, 17:13

FCC approves first commercial use of 3.5GHz band A new band of spectrum will soon be freed up for everything from your smartphone to iOT devices. The FCC today gave approval to five companies to begi...
2019-09-17, 01:00

U.S. FDA approves Gilead's Descovy for HIV prevention The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday approved Gilead Sciences Inc's Descovy to reduce the risk of sexually acquired HIV infection in men...
2019-10-03, 20:26

FDA approves Pfenex's osteoporosis therapy The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Monday approved a bone-building drug from Pfenex Inc to treat osteoporosis in certain patients at high risk f...
2019-10-07, 11:52

Nikkei slides 2% on weak U.S. data, Trump tariffs on Europe imports Japanese shares tumbled on Thursday, with the Nikkei falling about 2%, after jobs data from the U.S. cemented concerns that the trade war with China i...
2019-10-03, 00:00

Fuzzy jobs data is a weak argument for interest rate cuts Everybody seems to agree that last Friday’s employment report was a loser. And because only 130,000 new jobs were created in August, nobody would disa...
2019-09-10, 03:39

Oil drops 3% on weak global economic data, U.S. crude stocks build Oil prices shed 3% on Wednesday after fresh Chinese and European economic revived global demand fears and U.S. crude inventories rose unexpectedly for...
2019-08-14, 18:26

Sterling And Wilson Solar Makes Weak Debut On Stock Markets Sterling and Wilson IPO listing: Sterling and Wilson Solar sold equity shares in the price band of Rs. 775-780. The initial public offer of Sterling &...
2019-08-20, 09:26

IQE posts first-half pretax loss, cites weak smartphone market IQE Plc reported a first-half loss on Tuesday, months after it flagged order delays at its wireless unit as U.S. restrictions on China's Huawei hit th...
2019-09-03, 05:26

Biden seen as weak front-runner as 2020 U.S. Democratic race heats up As summer ends and the race for the 2020 Democratic U.S. presidential nomination shifts into a higher gear, former Vice President Joe Biden's perilous...
2019-09-02, 08:13

Oil prices sink as weak U.S. economic data dims demand outlook Oil prices slipped on Tuesday, pressured as weak U.S. economic data dimmed crude's demand outlook, while reports of an output decline from the world's...
2019-10-01, 13:39

Gold Prices Fall On Low Demand, Weak Global Trend: 10 Things To Know Gold prices fell on Tuesday after touching an all-time high in the yesterday's session. Gold prices fell by Rs 250 to Rs 35,720 per 10 grams in Delhi,...
2019-07-23, 11:26

Mazda quarterly operating profit falls 79% on weak U.S., China sales Mazda has been struggling with falling demand for its vehicles while also recovering from flood-related damage to its factories in Japan. The automake...
2019-08-01, 09:52

Mercedes Benz Brazil to invest 1.4 bln reais for new trucks, but exports still weak The Brazil unit of Mercedes Benz, the local market leader in trucks and buses, said on Tuesday it will invest 1.4 billion reais ($340 million) to laun...
2019-08-27, 11:39

Nikkei flat; Yaskawa's weak earnings drag on machinery stocks Japan's Nikkei was flat on Friday morning with investors shifting their focus to corporate earning as weak profits from some firms such as Yaskawa Ele...
2019-07-12, 02:13

Ted Baker warns on full-year; hit by weak demand, hefty discounting Ted Baker Plc on Thursday warned yet again that its full-year profit would be hurt, as warmer weather in September, sharp discounting across the indu...
2019-10-03, 04:26

Dow drops more than 300 points amid new US-China tariffs, weak US manufacturing data Stocks fell on Tuesday, the first trading day of the month, after the world's two largest economies began imposing new tariffs on each other'...
2019-09-03, 12:26

IBM revenue falls as weak legacy businesses offset cloud growth International Business Machines Corp posted a 4.2% fall in quarterly revenue, in line with analysts' estimates, as weakness in its legacy businesses o...
2019-07-17, 16:39

Trump’s week of dithering over Iran makes America look weak and foolish The president’s misconceived Middle East policy has been laid bare, and few allies will rush to the rescueThey must be laughing their socks off in Teh...
2019-09-21, 15:26

Original ‘Lion King’ animator says Disney’s ‘weak’ CGI remake ‘hurts’ This is far from animation’s natural circle of life. So say three old-school animators who worked on 1994’s “The Lion King,” w...
2019-08-02, 12:39

David Axelrod: Biden is playing into Trump's caricature of being 'weak mentally' Former Obama advisor David Axelrod expressed his concerns that former Vice President Joe Biden is "playing into the the caricature" made by President ...
2019-06-11, 23:52

Oil soars after attacks on Saudi, weak China data hits shares Oil surged to four-month highs on Monday after weekend attacks on crude facilities in Saudi Arabia sparked supply fears, while shares in Asia extended...
2019-09-16, 04:52

Stocks slump on weak manufacturing data as US-China tariffs kick in Stocks dropped Tuesday as weak manufacturing data added to fears of an escalating tariff war between the world’s two largest economies. The Institute ...
2019-09-03, 21:39

General Electric CEO affirms weak forecasts, signaling stable outlook General Electric Co Chief Executive Officer Larry Culp affirmed the ailing conglomerate's weak forecasts for 2019 and beyond on Wednesday, a potential...
2019-05-22, 13:13

JGB prices drop on dampened Fed rate-cut bets, weak 5-year auction Japanese bond prices dropped for a second session on Tuesday as investors continued to unwind bets that the U.S. Federal Reserve will aggressively cut...
2019-07-09, 02:13

Ashok Leyland To Observe Non-Working Days In September Following Weak Demand India's second-largest commercial vehicle manufacturer, Ashok Leyland has announced that the company will be observing non-working at its five plants ...
2019-09-09, 08:13

Trade talks keep stocks afloat, weak PMIs sink euro Global shares crept higher on Wednesday as prospects of fresh China-U.S. trade talks drew a guarded welcome from investors, while dour data on euro zo...
2019-07-24, 06:52

FedEx tumbles 13% on weak 2020 outlook, brokers cut price targets Shares of FedEx Corp fell about 13% on Wednesday after the package delivery company slashed its 2020 profit outlook, blaming trade tensions and its s...
2019-09-18, 11:13

Santander second-quarter net profit falls 18% on Popular costs, weak Britain Santander posted on Tuesday a 18% decline in second-quarter net profit from a year earlier after being hit by planned restructuring costs of around 70...
2019-07-23, 06:13

Weak economic data, tariff concerns weigh on stocks globally Weak U.S. and euro zone manufacturing data and Washington's threat to impose additional tariffs on European goods weighed on global stock markets on T...
2019-07-02, 14:26

Oil falls slightly as weak US economic data dims demand outlook Oil prices slipped on Tuesday, pressured as weak U.S. economic data dimmed crude's demand outlook, while reports of an output decline from the wo...
2019-10-01, 20:26

UPDATE 1-Continental Resources profit falls 20% on weak crude prices U.S. oil producer Continental Resources Inc reported a 19.7% fall in quarterly adjusted profit on Monday as weaker crude and natural gas prices more t...
2019-08-05, 17:26

Oil rises alongside equities, but weak OPEC outlook caps gains Oil prices on Friday rebounded from a two-day drop, alongside equities as expectations of further stimulus by central banks helped to ease recession c...
2019-08-16, 13:39

A Coalition of 22 States Are Suing the Trump Administration Over Its Weak Coal Rule New York attorney general Letitia James has had a busy start to the week. On Monday, she announced plans to sue the Trump administration over its gutt...
2019-08-14, 04:39

RPT-GRAPHIC-Weak demand offsets fall in iron ore prices for steelmakers Steelmakers' margins are due to deteriorate in coming quarters despite a fall in the price of raw material iron ore because steel prices have also slu...
2019-10-14, 04:39

'Dark Phoenix' had a weak start at the box office and could have the worst US opening of any X-Men movie Fox "Dark Phoenix" took in $5 million at its Thursday night previews. The movie is projected to earn between $45 million and $55 million its opening ...
2019-06-07, 16:13

Caterpillar earnings disappoint on weak China sales, higher costs Caterpillar Inc's earnings on Wednesday missed Wall Street's estimates, hurt by a combination of weak sales in China and higher production and restru...
2019-07-24, 14:52

US construction spending falls 0.8% in May, first decline in 6 months, as housing remains weak WASHINGTON (AP) — US construction spending falls 0.8% in May, first decline in 6 months, as housing remains weak. The post US construction spending fa...
2019-07-01, 10:26

Bank of England policymaker warns UK economy is weak - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial newsLatest: Michael Saunders says UK growth below trendSaunders: Brexit means rate hikes less li...
2019-07-23, 05:13

Oil falls slightly on concerns over US-China talks, weak demand signals Oil prices slid about 1% on Tuesday as Washington's blacklisting of more Chinese companies dampened hopes for a trade deal between the two countr...
2019-10-08, 21:00

Cycling: I felt weak, Thomas admits after Tour's first mountain test Champion Geraint Thomas admitted he felt "quite weak" as he lost further ground on race leader Julian Alaphilippe and other top contenders in the firs...
2019-07-20, 14:13

Rupee May Continue To Remain Weak On Volatility In Global Markets: Report According to the report, inflation is projected to remain below the medium-term target of 4 per cent over the rest of 2019-20 and the early months of ...
2019-10-09, 16:13

Dow ends higher on hopes of an interest rate cut after weak jobs report The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed higher after weaker-than-expected hiring likely increased the odds the Fed will have to cut interest rates. &...
2019-06-07, 20:52

METALS-Copper falls on weak demand; set to snap 3 weeks of gains London copper prices fell on Friday and were heading for their first weekly drop in a month, as sluggish demand outlook and rising supplies pressured ...
2019-07-05, 05:39

Kohl's cuts profit forecast after weak first quarter, shares slump Kohl's Corp cut its full-year profit forecast after the department store operator missed Wall Street estimates for quarterly same-store sales and prof...
2019-05-21, 09:13

Tesla Fights Back on Weak Demand Claims With Big Delivery Push Elon Musk is making calls, Renault doesn’t want human sacrifice, and the United Auto Workers is trying again in Chattanooga. All that and more in The ...
2019-05-30, 12:13

Australia's BlueScope Steel forecasts weak first-half, shares drop Australia's BlueScope Steel Ltd warned lower sales margins would crimp first half earnings as it posted a fall in full-year profit on Monday, promptin...
2019-08-19, 02:00

Oil prices fall due to weak economic data, Saudi output recovery Oil prices fell on Tuesday after weak manufacturing data from Europe and Japan focused market attention on a gloomy outlook for demand and as Saudi Ar...
2019-09-24, 10:00

Brent inches up on Iran tensions, OPEC; U.S. oil falls on weak data Brent oil ticked higher on Friday, supported by tensions over Iran and this week's decision by OPEC and its allies to extend a supply cut deal until n...
2019-07-05, 09:13

Kohl's cuts profit forecast after weak first quarter, shares fall 10% Kohl's Corp slashed full-year profit forecast after the department store operator missed Wall Street estimates for quarterly same-store sales and prof...
2019-05-21, 08:52

Strong consumer spending vs. weak business investment: What really matters for the US economy U.S. consumer spending, the biggest part of the economy, saved the day for the record-long expansion, but a big decline in business investments raised...
2019-08-01, 01:26

U.S. March and Quarter One Auto Sales Drop in Weak Start to 2019 Major automakers on Tuesday reported weak U.S. sales for March and the first quarter, citing a rough start to the year, but said a robust economy and ...
2019-05-21, 13:39

Asian markets dip lower after weak US data stirs economic concerns Asian markets dipped Wednesday after the United States reported particularly dour manufacturing data — a potentially troubling sign for the global eco...
2019-10-02, 00:52

Jonotthan Harrison is potential Jets’ weak spot to watch closely As the Jets get close to training camp, I am going to examine the roster and give you my top 25 players. Each weekday, we will reveal another person o...
2019-06-20, 17:13

Senate Approves Tax Treaties for First Time in Decade Pressure from business groups — and the triumph of Senator Mitch McConnell of Kentucky over his junior partner, Rand Paul — spurred lawmakers to appro...
2019-07-17, 17:52

Ecuador’s highest court approves same-sex marriage QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Ecuador’s highest court authorized same-sex marriage Wednesday in a landmark case seeking to expand LGBT rights in the sma...
2019-06-13, 03:13

FDA approves AbbVie's new rheumatoid arthritis drug The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved AbbVie Inc's new treatment for rheumatoid arthritis, a win for the drugmaker seeking to widen...
2019-08-16, 13:13

UK Parliament Approves Law To Stop 'No-Deal' Brexit Britain's upper house on Friday gave final approval to a law that would force Boris Johnson to delay Brexit, in a fresh setback for the British Prime ...
2019-09-06, 21:00

State Department approves Taiwan's $8B deal for 66 F-16s The State Department has approved the $8 billion sale of 66 F-16 fighter planes to Taiwan, amid stalled U.S.-China trade talks, strife in Hong Kong an...
2019-08-21, 18:00

FTC Approves Roughly $5 Billion Facebook Settlement The Federal Trade Commission voted this week to approve a roughly $5 billion settlement with Facebook over a long-running probe into the tech giant’s ...
2019-07-12, 17:52

MTA board approves controversial reorganization plan The Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s board on Wednesday approved a reorganization plan for the beleaguered agency — despite members’...
2019-07-24, 19:39

Cuomo approves law banning hairstyle discrimination Gov. Andrew Cuomo approved a new law making New York one of the first states in the nation to ban discrimination based on ethnic hairstyles. It amends...
2019-07-12, 19:39

Italy's Parliament Approves Plan to Downsize Itself The move to cut the number of lawmakers by more than a third is a victory for Italy’s antiestablishment 5 Star Movement and one that eliminates a pote...
2019-10-08, 17:26

Illinois House approves fingerprinting gun owners SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois gun owners will be fingerprinted and will pay more for firearm owner identification cards under legislation approved...
2019-05-30, 00:52

Treasury approves Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac to keep more profits In a move toward releasing Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac from government control, the Trump administration permitted the housing loan giants on Monday to...
2019-10-01, 10:00

Saudi king approves U.S. military deployment: SPA Saudi Arabia's king and crown prince have approved the deployment of additional U.S. troops and equipment, after an attack last month on the kingdom's...
2019-10-12, 17:13

Brazil's Usiminas approves 1.38 bln reais in new investments The board of Brazilian steelmaker Usinas Siderurgicas de Minas Gerais SA has approved roughly 1.38 billion reais ($344 million) in new capital expend...
2019-05-27, 10:39

The FCC approves Ossia’s wireless charging tech Ossia, the Seattle-based company developing technology that transmits power at a distance, revealed that several of its products have received FCC app...
2019-06-27, 14:00

J&K Approves 10% Reservation For Economically Weaker Sections The Jammu and Kashmir government Thursday approved the reservation (second amendment) bill incorporating 103rd amendment of the Indian constitution to...
2019-06-20, 14:52

Board of Supervisors approves new migrant shelter TUCSON –The Board of Supervisors approved Monday leasing a former Pima County Juvenile Center to Catholic Community Services as a temporary housing lo...
2019-07-22, 20:00

Israeli regulator approves first new bank in 40 years The Bank of Israel has approved the establishment of the country's first new bank in 40 years, a digital bank to be established by the founders of two...
2019-09-24, 05:13

Senate Appropriations Committee approves $4.6B for border The Senate Appropriations Committee today approved a $4.6 billion spending bill to respond to an influx of Central American families and children at t...
2019-06-19, 16:52

Boston Approves All But Certain Straight Pride Riot A major northeastern city actually approved an application for a parade celebrating straight people, and, yeah, it’s the one you think it is....
2019-06-27, 13:13

Senate approves four long-delayed tax treaties The U.S. Senate on Wednesday approved long-delayed updates of tax treaties with Switzerland, Japan and Luxembourg, a day after ratifying a similar upd...
2019-07-17, 15:39

Mexico approves trade deal with the US and Canada Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador described the ratification as "very good news." US President Donald Trump wants Congress to follow suit....
2019-06-19, 21:52

FDA approves Bavarian Nordic's monkeypox vaccine The U.S. Food and Administration on Tuesday approved Danish drugmaker Bavarian Nordic's Jynneos, making it the first approved vaccine for preventing m...
2019-09-24, 20:00

Can't Pay For Healthcare? Don't Enter US: Trump Approves New Plan President Donald Trump on Friday signed a proclamation suspending entry of immigrants who will not be covered by health insurance within 30 days of en...
2019-10-05, 23:13

US judge approves CVS purchase of insurer Aetna A federal judge reviewing a Justice Department decision to allow U.S. pharmacy chain and benefits manager CVS Health Corp to merge with health insurer...
2019-09-05, 00:52

PGA Tour approves changes to cut line for 2019-20 season Starting this season, 65 is the new 70. The PGA Tour policy board has approved changes that will reduce the number of players who make the cut.  ...
2019-07-31, 12:00

U.S. judge approves CVS purchase of insurer Aetna A federal judge reviewing a Justice Department decision to allow U.S. pharmacy chain and benefits manager CVS Health Corp to merge with insurer Aetna ...
2019-09-04, 17:26

Dollar powers to 29-month high, stocks stay standing despite weak data The dollar bulldozed almost everything in its path on its way to a 29-month high on Tuesday, as a blizzard of soft global data left the U.S. economy a...
2019-10-01, 08:26

Treasury Yields Fall to Fresh 2019 Lows After Weak Jobs Data U.S. government bond yields fell to fresh 2019 lows after the Labor Department said the economy added fewer jobs in May than economists had expected....
2019-06-07, 11:26

Global stocks crawl up slightly as weak U.S. data spurs hopes of Fed rate cut The latest weaker-than-expected U.S. economic data on Thursday fed hopes that the Federal Reserve would cut U.S. interest rates this month, which help...
2019-10-03, 16:52

Asian stocks bounce on Wall Street's Fed cheer; dollar stays weak Asian shares tracked Wall Street's rally on Wednesday, after U.S. central bank comments pointed to increasing prospects of an interest rate cut, boost...
2019-06-05, 02:52

EMERGING MARKETS-Stocks fall on trade worries, weak economic data Emerging-market shares fell on Thursday amid weak economic data from Japan and disappointing corporate results in the United States, the latest signs ...
2019-07-18, 06:26

Air China to suspend Beijing-Hawaii flights amid weak travel demand Air China will suspend its flights on the Beijing-Hawaii route from Aug. 27 after a review of its network, China's flagship carrier said on Tuesday, a...
2019-08-06, 02:52

UPDATE 5-Caterpillar earnings disappoint on weak China sales, higher costs Caterpillar Inc's earnings on Wednesday missed Wall Street's estimates, hurt by a combination of weak sales in China and higher production and restruc...
2019-07-24, 15:52

Asian shares catch Wall Street's Fed cheer; dollar remains weak Asian shares tracked the Wall Street rally on Wednesday after U.S. central bank comments pointed to the increasing prospects of an interest rate cut, ...
2019-06-04, 23:13

Asian shares fall on weak data as focus shifts to rate cuts Asian shares fell on Tuesday as weak economic indicators and an intensifying Sino-U.S. trade war inflamed concerns about global growth, supporting saf...
2019-06-04, 03:52

UPDATE 1-IQE posts first-half pretax loss, cites weak smartphone market IQE Plc reported a first-half loss on Tuesday, months after it flagged order delays at its wireless unit as U.S. restrictions on China's Huawei hit th...
2019-09-03, 05:26

Wall Street dips as weak China data fuels slowdown fears Technology stocks led the Wall Street into the red on Tuesday as recessionary fears, fueled by declining producer prices from China, dampened investor...
2019-09-10, 15:52