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Maldives minister: Failure to limit warming a death sentence
Maldives minister: Failure to limit warming a death sentence

COLOMBO -- Failure to reduce global warming could spell doom for small islands nations like the Maldives. This could include the loss of livelihoods and cultural heritage.

White House details plans to vaccinate 28M children age 5-11
White House details plans to vaccinate 28M children age 5-11

WASHINGTON, Children aged 5-11 years old will soon be able get a COVID-19 vaccine at their local pediatrician, pharmacy, and possibly even their school. The White House announced Wednesday that it has detailed plans for the authorization of the Pfizer shot to younger children. It is expected to happen in the next few weeks.

German central bank chief to step down after 10 years
German central bank chief to step down after 10 years
UK fines Facebook $69.4 million for failing to supply data
UK fines Facebook $69.4 million for failing to supply data
UK encourages booster jabs, resists new virus restrictions
UK encourages booster jabs, resists new virus restrictions
EU chief says key to energy crisis is pushing Green Deal
EU chief says key to energy crisis is pushing Green Deal

BRUSSELS, -- Wednesday's top European Union official exhorted 27 member countries to get off natural gas. This was to accelerate the transition to cleaner energy and make the bloc a stronger player in the global marketplace.

Study: Fossil fuel plans would far overshoot climate goals
Study: Fossil fuel plans would far overshoot climate goals

LONDON -- To prevent global warming reaching dangerous levels, the world must reduce its coal, oil, and gas production by more than half in the next decade, according to Wednesday's U.N.-backed report.

Global stocks mixed after Wall St rise, weak Japanese trade
Global stocks mixed after Wall St rise, weak Japanese trade
Maduro's ally appears before a courthouse to face corruption charges
Maduro's ally appears before a courthouse to face corruption charges
Coast Guard: California Oil Pipeline Dragged by 1,200-foot Ship
Coast Guard: California Oil Pipeline Dragged by 1,200-foot Ship
It's risky business: Some Capitol Riot defendants give up lawyers
It's risky business: Some Capitol Riot defendants give up lawyers

Some of the defendants in the storming at the U.S. Capitol are refusing to hire defense lawyers and choosing to represent themselves.

In South Texas, aging water system meets growing population
In South Texas, aging water system meets growing population

McALLEN (Texas) -- Sonia Lambert gazed out at an open-air canal carrying mud-green water from Rio Grande to nearby villages and farms, much of which is lost to evaporation or seepage.

Tens of thousands demonstrate in Rome against neo-fascists
Tens of thousands demonstrate in Rome against neo-fascists
Unhappy with prices, ranchers look to build own meat plants
Unhappy with prices, ranchers look to build own meat plants
El Salvador investigates Bitcoin mining powered by volcanic eruptions
El Salvador investigates Bitcoin mining powered by volcanic eruptions
Missouri Gov Slams Paper for Detecting Data Security Flaws
Missouri Gov Slams Paper for Detecting Data Security Flaws

Republican Governor. Republican Gov. Mike Parson condemned Thursday's Missouri newspaper for reporting on a flaw within a state database that allowed the public to access thousands of teachers' Social Security numbers. The paper waited until the state had fixed the problem before it reported about the flaw.

Bulgarian coal miners demand job security, fear changes
Bulgarian coal miners demand job security, fear changes

SOFIA (Bulgaria) -- Hundreds protested Wednesday against the European Union's attempts to shut down mines and reduce carbon emissions.

Biden: Get vaccinated and fight misinformation
Biden: Get vaccinated and fight misinformation
Russia, WHO differ on when approval will come for Sputnik V
Russia, WHO differ on when approval will come for Sputnik V
China exports up 28% in September; surplus with US grows
China exports up 28% in September; surplus with US grows
Biden tries to tame inflation by having LA port open 24/7
Biden tries to tame inflation by having LA port open 24/7

WASHINGTON (AP), -- President Joe Biden attempted to reassure Americans Wednesday by announcing a deal at the Port of Los Angeles to expand operations. This announcement came as American prices continue to rise and container ships are unable to dock in a jam that threatens the U.S. economy.

While Americans are less likely to turn to food banks, millions of people still need them.
While Americans are less likely to turn to food banks, millions of people still need them.

The United States has seen a significant drop in hunger and food insecurity over the past six month, but it remains well above the pre-pandemic levels. Experts in hunger issues warn that millions of families are still facing a very difficult situation.

IMF predicts that global growth will be slightly affected by pandemics
IMF predicts that global growth will be slightly affected by pandemics
Companies looking for employees in the holiday season
Companies looking for employees in the holiday season
The FDA approves ChemoCentryx's drug for rare autoimmune diseases
The FDA approves ChemoCentryx's drug for rare autoimmune diseases
Stellar price analysis: XLM is up 6 percent to surpass 50-day EMA
Stellar price analysis: XLM is up 6 percent to surpass 50-day EMA

Stellar rises over 6 percent in intra-day trading to rekindle bullish run

Justices of the Supreme Court own stock that tilts justice's scales
Justices of the Supreme Court own stock that tilts justice's scales

All three branches of government are in an ethical crisis.

Australia will not welcome international tourists until 2022
Australia will not welcome international tourists until 2022
After week of scandal, Ozy CEO says it is 'premature to close down'
After week of scandal, Ozy CEO says it is 'premature to close down'
Tensions grow as US, allies deepen Indo-Pacific involvement
Tensions grow as US, allies deepen Indo-Pacific involvement
Evergrande promises interest payment, shares gain
Evergrande promises interest payment, shares gain

After Evergrande, a Chinese developer, said that it will make an interest payment on its debt due Thursday, world shares and U.S. futures rose Wednesday.

After the US withdrawal, Qatar emerges as a key player in Afghanistan
After the US withdrawal, Qatar emerges as a key player in Afghanistan

Qatar played a significant role in the U.S. effort to evacuate tens and thousands of Afghan civilians. Because of its close ties to both Washington and Taliban in Kabul, the tiny Gulf Arab country is being asked for help in shaping Afghanistan's future.

Croatia is thrilled with summer season success, despite COVID-19
Croatia is thrilled with summer season success, despite COVID-19
Four wars have claimed the lives of residents in Gaza
Four wars have claimed the lives of residents in Gaza
Half-year earnings for Saudi oil giant Aramco rise to $47B
Half-year earnings for Saudi oil giant Aramco rise to $47B
Coast Guard: 6 people killed in Alaska sightseeing plane crash
Coast Guard: 6 people killed in Alaska sightseeing plane crash

The U.S. Coast Guard reported that a sightseeing plane crashed in southeast Alaska on Thursday, killing six people.

Israel launches airstrikes against Lebanon as a response to rockets
Israel launches airstrikes against Lebanon as a response to rockets

Israel launched rare airstrikes against its northern neighbor on Thursday, according to officials from the army and Lebanese officials. This was in response to the rocket attacks that had been fired by Lebanon the day before.

National Guard is away from home because of the rapid pace of crisis resolutions
National Guard is away from home because of the rapid pace of crisis resolutions
Chinese astronauts complete their first spacewalk außerhalb of new station
Chinese astronauts complete their first spacewalk außerhalb of new station
The historic Northwest heat wave may have claimed the lives of hundreds
The historic Northwest heat wave may have claimed the lives of hundreds
These 6 things, you can easily settle in the tax return
These 6 things, you can easily settle in the tax return

1 Saving taxes as a tenant < p > How is that supposed to work, you might ask now. Of course, you can not deduct the rent itself. (Unless you have a proper stud

Why a Small Business in the Wellness Sector is the Best Idea You've Had
Why a Small Business in the Wellness Sector is the Best Idea You've Had

As an entrepreneur, you've probably been looking for a billion-dollar idea since you started

El Salvador president Desires Bitcoin as legal tender
El Salvador president Desires Bitcoin as legal tender
Why this chicken nugget Offered for $100,000 on eBay
Why this chicken nugget Offered for $100,000 on eBay
Can I return to GKV as a pensioner if I take a permanent job?
Can I return to GKV as a pensioner if I take a permanent job?
Unknown stuff minced meat in charging plug - Electric car charging column Broken
Unknown stuff minced meat in charging plug - Electric car charging column Broken

< p> Unknown persons have damaged the charging station in Marklandstraße not far from the Munich S-Bahn station Fasangarten with an unusual action. They have fi

You always struggle with your partner for money? These 5 tips ensure harmony!
You always struggle with your partner for money? These 5 tips ensure harmony!

With love, it is sometimes complicated. Especially when a few sweet-loving months turn into a real partnership and you immediately have to take care of similarl

Gaping wage gap also disadvantages women in loans-they pay 8 percent more
Gaping wage gap also disadvantages women in loans-they pay 8 percent more