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Obama issues challenge on climate change with power plant rule

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama challenged America and the world to step up efforts to fight global warming on Monday at the formal unveiling of his administration's controversial, ramped-up plan to cut carbon emissions from U.S. power plants. | Video

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Rescuers in Myanmar struggle to reach flood-hit areas, toll seen rising

YANGON - A death toll of 27 from flooding across Myanmar was expected to rise as rescue workers struggled on Monday to reach some of the hardest-hit and most remote inundated areas, officials said. | Video

Environment, 03 Aug 2015

California wildfires expand after death of firefighter

SAN FRANCISCO - Firefighters rushed to contain a pair of fast-moving wildfires in Northern California on Saturday as they mourned the death of a U.S. Forest Service firefighter killed this week in the battle against one of the blazes, officials said.

Environment, 02 Aug 2015

Madagascar mess-ups keep tourist 'paradise' marooned

ANTANANARIVO - Perched on the muddy bank of a river meandering through rolling green hills, the Lemurs' Park near Madagascar's capital is rated one of the city's top attractions, but you would not know it from the number of visitors.

Lifestyle, Environment, 03 Aug 2015

Beijing to limit cars, factories to ensure clean air for war anniversary

BEIJING - Beijing will limit the number of vehicles on the streets and shut factories to ensure clean air during a commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the end of World War Two, the government and media said on Monday.

Lifestyle, Environment, 03 Aug 2015
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