- Climate change likely to make Everest even riskier Updated: Apr-23-14 7:23 am
- 6 NY communities certified 'Climate Smart' Updated: Apr-23-14 3:05 am
- USDA awards $6 million for climate change study Updated: Apr-22-14 4:04 pm
- Senate holds Miami Beach hearing on climate change Updated: Apr-22-14 3:59 pm
- Correction: Biofuels-Global Warming story Updated: Apr-22-14 3:33 pm
- Taveras unveils policy plans on environment Updated: Apr-22-14 12:36 pm
- NH to host panel on wildlife and global warming Updated: Apr-22-14 4:16 am
- Poll: Big Bang a big question for most Americans Updated: Apr-21-14 12:01 pm
- Purdue researcher's film on ice loss to premiere Updated: Apr-21-14 6:49 am
- Sierra Club calls 3-state area 'climate disrupter' Updated: Apr-19-14 7:22 pm
- Ga. GOP Senate hopefuls try to separate themselves Updated: Apr-19-14 5:12 pm
- Va. justices: Academic emails can be withheld Updated: Apr-17-14 3:16 pm
- Manchin urges mines to speak out about coal Updated: Apr-15-14 3:46 pm
- Cost of fighting warming 'modest,' says UN panel Updated: Apr-13-14 5:46 pm
- UN climate report balances science and politics Updated: Apr-12-14 9:35 am
- Waiting for water: Myanmar villages left behind Updated: Apr-12-14 5:49 am
- UN panel shows who's responsible for CO2 emissions Updated: Apr-11-14 10:22 am
- 11 Senate Democrats to Obama: Approve Keystone XL Updated: Apr-10-14 5:37 pm
- Artificial cooling tricky topic for climate panel Updated: Apr-10-14 11:01 am
- Climate changes to result in bird, reptile shifts Updated: Apr-09-14 6:17 pm
- Doctors Without Borders blasts UN in South Sudan Updated: Apr-09-14 2:37 pm
- Va. governor to revive climate change panel Updated: Apr-09-14 2:04 am
- UN climate panel chair calls for 'enlightenment' Updated: Apr-07-14 2:52 pm
- Recent editorials published in Nebraska newspapers Updated: Apr-07-14 12:32 pm
- Official's global warming comment draws fire Updated: Apr-05-14 10:08 am
NEW DELHI - Climbing to the roof of the world is becoming less predictable and possibly more dangerous, scientists say, as climate change brings warmer temperatures that may eat through the ice and snow on Mount Everest.
ALBANY, New York - The cities of Albany and Kingston are among the first six municipalities to achieve certification under the state's Climate Smart program, which is designed to support efforts to meet the challenges posed by climate change.
DES MOINES, Iowa - The U.S. Department of Agriculture will award $6 million to 10 universities to finance the study of what climate change means to agriculture and strategies for helping farmers and ranchers deal with weather changes.
MIAMI BEACH, Florida - South Florida officials testified Tuesday before a U.S. Senate subcommittee that they're already shouldering the burdens of rising sea levels and they need state and federal partners to do more to help adapt their coastline to the effects of climate change.
WASHINGTON - In a story April 20 about new research showing biofuels made with corn leftovers are worse for global warming than gasoline in the short term, The Associated Press erroneously reported that cellulosic biofuels that failed to release 60 percent less carbon than gasoline wouldn't earn a $1 per gallon subsidy. That tax subsidy expired on Dec. 31, 2013.
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Angel Taveras on Tuesday unveiled a plan that calls for reducing Rhode Island's use of fossil fuels and preparing for the effects of climate change, saying that environmental concerns are also economic ones.
CONCORD, New Hampshire - The National Wildlife Federation will host a panel discussion on how global warming is affecting New Hampshire's fish, wildlife and - potentially - tourism.
WASHINGTON - While scientists believe the universe began with a Big Bang, most Americans put a big question mark on the concept, an Associated Press-GfK poll found.
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - A Purdue University professor's documentary film production on climate change is premiering the day after Earth Day.
SALT LAKE CITY - The Sierra Club branded a geological formation that includes portions of Utah, Colorado and Wyoming as one of six "climate disrupter" regions in the country due to its potential for major fossil fuel development. The characterization comes in a report that one oil company called inaccurate.
GROVETOWN, Georgia - Georgia's top Republican Senate hopefuls are scrambling to prove who'd be the most conservative opponent to take on Democratic favorite Michelle Nunn in a race that will help determine which party controls the Senate for the final two years of President Barack Obama's term.
RICHMOND, Virginia - The Virginia Supreme Court on Thursday rejected a conservative group's attempt to obtain a University of Virginia climate researcher's emails.
DENVER - The Democratic senator leading the battle against the White House's strategy to fight climate change urged the mining industry on Tuesday to speak out about coal's role in providing affordable, reliable electricity to the country to help combat strict new emissions rules for coal-fired power plants.
BERLIN - The cost of keeping global warming in check is "relatively modest," but only if the world acts quickly to reverse the buildup of heat-trapping gases in the atmosphere, the head of the U.N.'s expert panel on climate change said Sunday.
BERLIN - After racing against the clock in an all-night session, the U.N.'s expert panel on climate change was putting the final touches Saturday on a scientific guide to help governments, industries and regular people take action to stop global warming from reaching dangerous levels.
DALA, Myanmar - Every afternoon, the long lines start to form, hundreds of men, women and children waiting to dip their plastic buckets into the lotus-filled reservoir just outside Myanmar's biggest city, Yangon. It's their only source of clean drinking water, they say, and during the dry season, April and May, there is only so much to go around. Â
BERLIN - The U.N.'s expert panel on climate change is preparing a new report this weekend outlining the cuts in greenhouse gases, mainly CO2 from the burning of fossil fuels, required in coming decades to keep global warming in check.
WASHINGTON - Eleven Senate Democrats, including six who face contested races this year, urged President Barack Obama on Thursday to approve the Keystone XL oil pipeline by the end of May.
BERLIN - It's Plan B in the fight against climate change: cooling the planet by sucking heat-trapping CO2 from the air or reflecting sunlight back into space.
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - As temperatures climb across the Southwest, researchers have found some species will win, but others stand to lose - and lose big.
JUBA, South Sudan - In a blistering criticism of the United Nations mission in South Sudan, Doctors Without Borders said Wednesday that the mission is refusing to quickly move 21,000 displaced people from a U.N. base to safer grounds before the rainy season.
LEXINGTON, Virginia - Gov. Terry McAuliffe says Virginia can't afford to ignore climate change.
BERLIN - The head of the United Nations scientific panel on climate change urged diplomats and scientists to show "enlightenment" Monday, as they began a weeklong meeting aimed at spelling out in plain terms what options the world has if it wants to prevent catastrophic global warming.
Kearney Hub. April 5, 2014.
INDIANAPOLIS - Indiana's top official in charge of improving the state's air quality has angered some of his co-workers with a remark expressing skepticism about global warming.