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The Paris Climate Agreement: What You Need to Know

The Paris Climate Agreement: What You Need to Know

The Paris Climate Agreement: What You Need to Know The Paris Climate Agreement: What You Need to Know President Biden has recommitted the United States to the Paris climate agreement, the international accord designed to avert catastrophic global warming. The move by Mr. Biden fulfills a campaign promise to return to the pact on day one of his presidency. A …

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Biden Cancels Keystone XL Pipeline and Rejoins Paris Climate Agreement

Biden, in a Burst of Climate Orders, Rejoins the Paris Agreement

Biden Cancels Keystone XL Pipeline and Rejoins Paris Climate Agreement Biden Cancels Keystone XL Pipeline and Rejoins Paris Climate Agreement WASHINGTON — President Joseph R. Biden Jr. on Wednesday recommitted the United States to the Paris climate agreement, the international accord designed to avert catastrophic global warming, and ordered federal agencies to start reviewing and reinstating more than 100 environmental …

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Biden, in a Burst of Climate Orders, Rejoins the Paris Agreement

Biden, in a Burst of Climate Orders, Rejoins the Paris Agreement

Biden, in a Burst of Climate Orders, Rejoins the Paris Agreement Biden, in a Burst of Climate Orders, Rejoins the Paris Agreement WASHINGTON — President Joseph R. Biden Jr. on Wednesday recommitted the United States to the Paris climate agreement, the international accord designed to avert catastrophic global warming, and ordered federal agencies to start reviewing and reinstating more than …

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Israel and Palestinians Resume Security Agreement

Israel and Palestinians Resume Security Agreement

Israel and Palestinians Resume Security Agreement Israel and Palestinians Resume Security Agreement This is a developing story. Please check back for updates. JERUSALEM — The Palestinian Authority said Tuesday that it was resuming its cooperation with Israel, ending six months of financial hardship for tens of thousands of West Bank residents and signaling relief over the election of Joseph R. …

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The U.S. Left the Paris Climate Agreement. Others Are Pressing Ahead.

The U.S. Left the Paris Climate Agreement. Others Are Pressing Ahead.

The U.S. Left the Paris Climate Agreement. Others Are Pressing Ahead. The U.S. Left the Paris Climate Agreement. Others Are Pressing Ahead. WASHINGTON — At the stroke of midnight Wednesday, when the United States became the only country to formally quit the Paris Agreement, the global accord designed to avert catastrophic climate change, it fulfilled a campaign promise that Donald …

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U.S. Quits Paris Climate Agreement: Questions and Answers

U.S. Quits Paris Climate Agreement: Questions and Answers

U.S. Quits Paris Climate Agreement: Questions and Answers U.S. Quits Paris Climate Agreement: Questions and Answers WASHINGTON — Au revoir, Paris Agreement. As of Wednesday, under United Nations rules, the United States is officially out of the global climate accord. Here’s a look at how it happened, what it means and what might happen next. How did we get here? …

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Israel and United Arab Emirates Strike Major Diplomatic Agreement

Israel and United Arab Emirates Strike Major Diplomatic Agreement

Israel and United Arab Emirates Strike Major Diplomatic Agreement Israel and United Arab Emirates Strike Major Diplomatic Agreement Israel struck a diplomatic agreement with the United Arab Emirates on Thursday to establish “full normalization of relations” even as it forgoes for now plans to annex occupied West Bank territory in order to focus on improving its ties with the rest …

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Tom Thibodeau Nearing Agreement to Become Knicks Coach

Tom Thibodeau Nearing Agreement to Become Knicks Coach

Tom Thibodeau Nearing Agreement to Become Knicks Coach Tom Thibodeau Nearing Agreement to Become Knicks Coach Tom Thibodeau, a defensive-minded coach who most recently led the Minnesota Timberwolves, is nearing an agreement to take the reins of the Knicks, a source with knowledge of the negotiations said on Saturday. Thibodeau, who had been an assistant coach for the Knicks from …

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Australia Halts Hong Kong Extradition Agreement and Extends Visas

Australia Halts Hong Kong Extradition Agreement and Extends Visas

Australia Halts Hong Kong Extradition Agreement and Extends Visas Australia Halts Hong Kong Extradition Agreement and Extends Visas HONG KONG — Australia will suspend its extradition agreement with Hong Kong because of the new national security law imposed by China and extend temporary visas for Hong Kongers in the country, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Thursday. The announcement, which …

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Coronavirus: Trump says call with Joe Biden was ‘wonderful’ but gives no indication of agreement

Coronavirus: Trump says call with Joe Biden was 'wonderful' but gives no indication of agreement

Donald Trump said he spoke to Joe Biden, his likely general election foe, about the federal coronavirus response as he touted a new deal with a private-sector firm to make 55.5m protective face masks a month on a day when US stock markets rebounded from a virus-triggered drop as he contradicted his health advisers by saying he sees a “short …

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