Activists burn a symbol of carbon dioxide in Berlin. Emissions ...
Nov 21st, 2010
(AFP/DDP/File) - Activists burn a symbol of carbon dioxide in Berlin. Emissions of fossil-fuel gases that stoke climate change edged back less than hoped in 2009 as falls in advanced economies were largely outweighed by rises in China and India, scientists said Sunday.(AFP/DDP/File/Theo Heimann) -
By Erika Solomon BEIRUT (Reuters) - Islamist rebels led by al Qaeda-linked fighters seized Syria's largest oilfield on Saturday, cutting off President Bashar al-Assad's access to almost all local crude reserves, activists said. "Now, nearly all of Syria's usable oil reserves are in the hands of the Nusra Front and other Islamist... [Full Article]
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Mark Burnett and Roma Downey's "The Bible" franchise continues to grow in unexpected ways. Up next? A 16-city music tour featuring some of today's most popular Christian acts. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
WARSAW, Poland (AP) - U.N. climate talks have carried over into an extra day as more than 190 countries wrangle over climate aid to developing countries and milestones for work on a new global warming pact. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
By Barbara Lewis and Tom K√∂rkemeier BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union on Tuesday agreed a compromise to enforce stricter rules on carbon dioxide emissions for EU cars, ending months of wrangling after Germany insisted an earlier deal was torn up. The new outline agreement delays 100 percent implementation of a limit of 95 grams of carbon dio... [Full Article]