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Windmills at the Da Bancheng Wind Farm in Xinjiang, China. After the U.S. decision to leave the Paris climate change agreement, Beijing has suggested that China will take on a leadership role in mitigating global warming. (AP)
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Residents arrange under a white sheet victims of a suicide bombing in Koffa on June 19, 2017. At least 16 people were killed in suicide bomb attacks near a camp for those made homeless by Boko Haram violence in northeast Nigeria, emergency services said on June 19, 2017. (AFP/Getty [...]
from Mallory E. SoRelle and Alexis N. Walker
After President Trump declared his intention to leave the Paris climate agreement, three Democratic state governors announced that their states would continue to pursue efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Meanwhile, Republicans in Congress vowed to enact federal laws to preempt state and local [...]
A supporter of Mongolian presidential candidate Battulga Khaltmaa holds a flag at an election rally in Ulaanbaatar, the capital, on June 11, 2017. (Byambasuren Byamba-Ochir/AFP/Getty Images)
On June 26, Mongolians will elect a president from among three candidates: Enkhbold Miyegombo, leader of the governing Mongolian People's Party (MPP); Battulga Khaltmaa, [...]
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The NHL will expand to Las Vegas pending a $500 million fee for the new franchise, the Associated Press reported Tuesday. In 2015, Nate Silver explained why Las Vegas doesn't make much sense for the NHL. This post was originally published on April 22, 2015. The original text is [...]
After watching the New Hampshire primary vote trickle in Tuesday night, our elections podcast team gathered to talk about the results. How will Bernie Sanders's and Donald Trump's victories affect the Democratic and Republican races? And what can the GOP “establishment” candidates do now?Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | [...]
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When Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Liberal Party swept into power last month, it faced a number of pressing issues: a slowing economy, a [...]
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Geoff Britten became the first American Ninja Warrior in the six-year existence of the NBC show of the same name, completing the required feats of strength with just 0.35 seconds to spare, putting him in [...]
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So far into this season of television, none of the four major networks have cancelled a television show. In recent years, the ratings for several poorly performing new programs would have been enough to get [...]