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World Water Day 2019: Water scarcity bigger threat than climate change, EPA says
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World Water Day 2019: Water scarcity bigger threat than climate change, EPA says

While climate change is important, most threats posed by it are 50-75 years out, said agency chief.

Donald Trump calls US 'cleanest country on Earth,' facts prove this is nowhere near truth
World

Donald Trump calls US 'cleanest country on Earth,' facts prove this is nowhere near truth

Unlike Donald Trump's claims, data show that the US is among the dirtiest countries when it comes to heat-trapping carbon pollution

VW's Dieselgate: Lawmakers to question German Chancellor Angela Merkel over role in scandal
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VW's Dieselgate: Lawmakers to question German Chancellor Angela Merkel over role in scandal

German Chancellor Angela Merkel faces on Wednesday a grilling by lawmakers investigating if her government shielded Volkswagen from regulators despite knowing the auto giant was carrying out emissions cheating.

Volkswagen emissions scandal: US Justice Department sends subpoena under bank fraud law
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Volkswagen emissions scandal: US Justice Department sends subpoena under bank fraud law

The company is in talks with the US Justice Department, EPA and CARB to decide a settlement plan

Volkswagen emissions scandal: VW to make electric vehicles as compensation
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Volkswagen emissions scandal: VW to make electric vehicles as compensation

Environmental Protection Agency directs carmaker to build charging stations for EVs across US

Barack Obama announces aggressive plan to tackle climate change
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Barack Obama announces aggressive plan to tackle climate change

US President Barack Obama has announced a tougher climate change plan for power plants amidst an overwhelming opposition from several states nationwide.

Microsoft to buy customer service software maker Parature
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Microsoft to buy customer service software maker Parature

Microsoft Corp said it would buy cloud-based software maker Parature Inc...

Radioactive water leaks at Fukushima as operator underestimates rainfall
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Radioactive water leaks at Fukushima as operator underestimates rainfall

Highly radioactive water overflowed barriers into Japan's Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, its operating utility said on Monday, after it underestimated how much rain would fall at the plant and failed to pump it out quickly enough.