China and US had a very good year for collaboration on dealing with climate change but Washington is still pushing Beijing to adopt more ambitious carbon reduction goals.
Saudi Arabia is “not convinced” by the arguments put forward by the administration of US President Joe Biden to keep the Houthis of Yemen off the list of international terrorist organizations, the Kingdom’s ambassador to the UN told Arab News.
Australia’s Defence Force has formally locked in a billion-dollar weapons contract with South Korea.
Scientists say they are worried another major marine heatwave in Shark Bay could be the final nail in the coffin for seagrass meadows.
The calendar said December but the warm moist air screamed of springtime.
After a string of powerful tornados struck the U.S. Midwest https://www.reuters.com/markets/commodities/devastated-kentucky-tornado-survivors-pick-through-debris-shelter-with-relatives-2021-12-12 and killed more than 100 people this weekend, attention has turned to the warning systems in place and why the movements of the fast-moving storms are so difficult to predict.
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Extreme winds hit the Canadian province of Ontario to plunge more than 280,000 homes and businesses into darkness, utility Hydro One said on Saturday, although power supplies were later restored to some.
Dozens of devastating tornadoes roared through five US states overnight, leaving more than 80 people dead Saturday in what President Joe Biden said was “one of the largest” storm outbreaks in history.
At least 100 people are feared dead after a string of powerful tornadoes obliterated buildings, homes and anything else in their way in Kentucky on Friday night and Saturday.