• European Union Aims to Be First Carbon Neutral Major Economy by 2050

    20 days ago - By Fortune

    The European Union unveiled its long-term vision on combating climate change just days after U.S. President Donald Trump rejected his government's own warning on the economic costs of global warming.
    The 28-nation bloc, responsible for 10% of global greenhouse-gas emissions, set a 2050 perspective to help member states, companies and citizens anticipate the costs involved in fighting rising temperatures. The EU's updated strategy comes a week before representatives from almost 200 countries meet in Poland for an annual conference on addressing climate change.
    "With this plan, Europe will...
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  • 'Just kidding': Trump takes aim at Broward County official and fires off a late-night Twitter meme

    20 days ago - By Chron

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    In a late-night tweet, President Donald trump referenced a meme circulated by conservative groups and took aim at Brenda Snipes, the Broward County Supervisor of Elections in Florida.
    In the meme, Snipes is covered with "I Voted" stickers, suggesting she played a role in the unsubstantiated claims of rampant voter fraud.
    The 2018 midterm elections in Florida were scrutinized after Democratic candidates began cutting into the Republican's lead and triggered recounts, fueling rumors of voter fraud.
    In a late-night tweet on Tuesday, President Donald Trump...
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