• Special Report: Hong Kong leader says she would ‘quit’ if she…

    Special Report: Hong Kong leader says she would ‘quit’ if she…0

    HONG KONG (Reuters) – Embattled Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said she has caused “unforgivable havoc” by igniting the political crisis engulfing the city and would quit if she had a choice, according to an audio recording of remarks she made last week to a group of businesspeople. At the closed-door meeting, Lam told the

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  • Climate change camps are training a new wave of eco-warriors – CNN0

    Kingersheim, France (CNN) — A growing number of Europeans have decided that they’ve had enough of inaction in the face of the climate emergency, and they’re in training to do something about it. This August, over 1,000 people gathered near the Alsatian town of Kingersheim, France to participate in the third edition of a two-week-long

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  • Insect ‘apocalypse’ in U.S. driven by 50x increase in toxic pesticides

    Insect ‘apocalypse’ in U.S. driven by 50x increase in toxic pesticides0

    America’s agricultural landscape is now 48 times more toxic to honeybees, and likely other insects, than it was 25 years ago, almost entirely due to widespread use of so-called neonicotinoid pesticides, according to a new study published today in the journal PLOS One.This enormous rise in toxicity matches the sharp declines in bees, butterflies, and

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