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Emissions Cuts Could Drop the Impact of Melting Ice on Oceans by Half

Emissions Cuts Could Drop the Impact of Melting Ice on Oceans by Half

Emissions Cuts Could Drop the Impact of Melting Ice on Oceans by Half Emissions Cuts Could Drop the Impact of Melting Ice on Oceans by Half Scientists on Wednesday reported another reason the world should sharply rein in global warming: doing so would likely cut in half the current projected amount of sea level rise from the melting of ice …

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Executives Call for Deep Emission Cuts to Combat Climate Change

Executives Call for Deep Emission Cuts to Combat Climate Change

Executives Call for Deep Emission Cuts to Combat Climate Change Executives Call for Deep Emission Cuts to Combat Climate Change WASHINGTON — More than 300 businesses, including Google, McDonalds and Walmart, are pushing the Biden administration to nearly double the United States’ target for cuts to planet-warming emissions ahead of an April 22 global summit on climate change. In a …

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India Cuts Back on Vaccine Exports as Infections Surge at Home

India Cuts Back on Vaccine Exports as Infections Surge at Home

India Cuts Back on Vaccine Exports as Infections Surge at Home India Cuts Back on Vaccine Exports as Infections Surge at Home NEW DELHI — With its own battle against the coronavirus taking a sharp turn for the worse, India has severely curtailed exports of Covid-19 vaccines, triggering setbacks for vaccination drives in many other countries. The government of India …

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As Coronavirus Hits Vatican Revenue, Pope Cuts Pay for High-Ranking Clerics

As Coronavirus Hits Vatican Revenue, Pope Cuts Pay for High-Ranking Clerics

As Coronavirus Hits Vatican Revenue, Pope Cuts Pay for High-Ranking Clerics As Coronavirus Hits Vatican Revenue, Pope Cuts Pay for High-Ranking Clerics ROME — In an effort to contain costs and save jobs amid a slump in tourist dollars and donations as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, Pope Francis has ordered across-the-board pay cuts for the cardinals and other …

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A Last-Minute Add to Stimulus Bill Could Restrict State Tax Cuts

A Last-Minute Add to Stimulus Bill Could Restrict State Tax Cuts

A Last-Minute Add to Stimulus Bill Could Restrict State Tax Cuts A Last-Minute Add to Stimulus Bill Could Restrict State Tax Cuts WASHINGTON — A last-minute change in the $1.9 trillion economic relief package that President Biden signed into law this week includes a provision that could temporarily prevent states that receive government aid from turning around and cutting taxes. …

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Digital siege: Internet cuts become favored tool of regimes Internet Ethiopia internet access Myanmar Internet

Digital siege: Internet cuts become favored tool of regimes Internet Ethiopia internet access Myanmar Internet

Digital siege: Internet cuts become favored tool of regimes Internet Ethiopia internet access Myanmar Internet Digital siege: Internet cuts become favored tool of regimes Internet Ethiopia internet access Myanmar Internet When army generals in Myanmar staged a coup last week, they briefly cut internet access in an apparent attempt to stymie protests. In Uganda, residents couldn’t use Facebook, Twitter and …

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Marilyn Manson’s long-time manager cuts ties with singer in wake of abuse allegations

Marilyn Manson’s long-time manager cuts ties with singer in wake of abuse allegations Marilyn Manson’s long-time manager cuts ties with singer in wake of abuse allegations Marilyn Manson has reportedly been dropped by his longtime manager Tony Ciulla after the singer was accused of abuse by multiple people.  After managing the musician for the past 25 years, Ciulla has now severed …

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Director of Amazon’s ‘Tandav’ Cuts Scenes After Pressure From India’s Hindu Nationalists

Director of Amazon's 'Tandav' Cuts Scenes After Pressure From India's Hindu Nationalists

Director of Amazon’s ‘Tandav’ Cuts Scenes After Pressure From India’s Hindu Nationalists Director of Amazon’s ‘Tandav’ Cuts Scenes After Pressure From India’s Hindu Nationalists ARPORA, India — The director of a big-budget Amazon web series has bowed to pressure from Hindu nationalists and cut several scenes that they had deemed offensive, demonstrating the sway of a powerful political movement that …

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Suriname Could Be Latest Big Oil Find as Industry Cuts Costs

Suriname Could Be Latest Big Oil Find as Industry Cuts Costs

Suriname Could Be Latest Big Oil Find as Industry Cuts Costs Suriname Could Be Latest Big Oil Find as Industry Cuts Costs Suriname, Guyana and Brazil are now attracting more new investment than the Gulf of Mexico and other more established oil fields. And they are helping to keep global oil prices relatively low, undermining efforts by Russia and its …

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Even When the Music Returns, Pandemic Pay Cuts Will Linger

Even When the Music Returns, Pandemic Pay Cuts Will Linger

Even When the Music Returns, Pandemic Pay Cuts Will Linger Even When the Music Returns, Pandemic Pay Cuts Will Linger When the coronavirus outbreak brought performances across the United States to a screeching halt, many of the nation’s leading orchestras, dance companies and opera houses temporarily cut the pay of their workers, and some stopped paying them at all. Now, …

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