Climate talks pause as battle over key science report looms

A diplomatic standoff over a single word could set the stage for a bigger showdown during the second half of this year's U.N. climate summit

Climate talks pause as battle over key science report looms

Negotiators at the U.N. climate summit are resting after the first week of talks ended on a sour note when the U.S. sided with Russia, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait in blocking endorsement of a key scientific report on global warming

Climate talks pause as battle over key science report looms

Negotiators at the U.N. climate summit are resting after the first week of talks ended on a sour note when the U.S. sided with Russia, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait in blocking endorsement of a key scientific report on global warming

N.J. files suits against polluters in Palmyra, Camden as part of new environmental justice initiative

New Jersey officials launched a series of lawsuits Thursday targeting what it called polluters of lower-income and minority communities as part of a new environmental justice initiative.

N.J. files suits against polluters in Palmyra, Camden as part of new environmental justice initiative

New Jersey officials launched a series of lawsuits Thursday targeting what it called polluters of lower-income and minority communities as part of a new environmental justice initiative.

Brazil warns against sidelining poorer countries on climate

Brazil warned Wednesday against freezing developing nations out of negotiations at the U.N. climate summit, suggesting this could lead to an acrimonious collapse in talks seen in Copenhagen nine years ago

Brazil warns against sidelining poorer countries on climate

Brazil warned Wednesday against freezing developing nations out of negotiations at the U.N. climate summit, suggesting this could lead to an acrimonious collapse in talks seen in Copenhagen nine years ago
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Global carbon pollution rose sharply this year after several years of little growth

Climate talks shift to nitty-gritty details of Paris accord

Negotiators at the U.N. climate talks have gotten down to the nitty-gritty task of finalizing the rules for the Paris accord, a landmark agreement by countries three years ago to curb global warming

UN chief: Climate change is ‘most important issue we face’

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres issued a dramatic appeal to world leaders Monday to take seriously the threat of global warming and act boldly to avert a catastrophic rise in temperatures before the end of the century

Threats to Wissahickon Creek: A view from 800 feet up

The Wissahickon starts as a humble seep of groundwater percolating up from behind the Montgomery Mall. Ultimately, its flow ends up in the Schuylkill and Delaware Rivers, providing up to 10 percent of Philly's drinking water.

NJ to campers, state park visitors: Stay away for now

Many of the roads around the state’s largest park are so underwater that the New Jersey Park Service is warning visitors to stay way.

At 9-plus inches, Philly is a shower away from a November rain record

The city has seen just over 9 inches of precipitation this month.

First blood tests in Bucks, Montco show above-average contamination after tainted water

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The apocalypse is not coming. It’s here. | Opinion

When smoke from California wildfires is reaching the East Coast, we've reached the point of cataclysm.

Federal climate report details troubling findings for Pa., N.J.

Manifestations of a changing climate include sea level rise along the coast, less snowpack for skiing, negative impacts on infrastructure and even more visits to emergency rooms.

Midterm elections brought a blue wave, but we should be focused on going green | Opinion

Watch for environmental issues to be at the forefront of the 2020 election.

Rain hinders search but helps nearly put out California fire

Rain has interrupted volunteers poking through ash and debris for human remains after a Northern California wildfire

Trump administration to release climate report on day hardly anyone will see it

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