MISSIONMALAWINEWS.COM: World and US News 2019-07-11, 22:39

Climate activists find warmer reception at shareholder meetings

Climate activists found companies more receptive to steps like cutting emissions or buying clean power this year, a new tally of shareholder resolutions shows, a trend proponents said undercuts the ca...

Climate activists find warmer reception at shareholder meetings

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Activists demand end of Shell, fossil fuel at shareholder meeting A group of environmental activists tried to disrupt Royal Dutch Shell's annual shareholder meeting on Tuesday, calling for this year's gathering to b...
2019-05-21, 14:52

'Not OK, Google': Employees, activists protest at Alphabet shareholder meeting Google employees, community activists and investors protested outside its parent company's headquarters in a show of force that coincided with a seri...
2019-06-21, 16:52

Ancient Cave Crystals Reveal Sea Levels Were 50 Feet Higher in Warmer Climate Scientist studying ancient crystals in a Spanish cave have discovered disconcerting evidence that shows just how high sea levels can rise in a warmer...
2019-09-10, 20:52

Sweden's highest peak shrinks, loses tallest status, thanks to a warmer climate The southern peak of Sweden's Kebnekaise mountain's, which used to be the highest in the country, is currently the shortest in recorded his...
2019-09-11, 23:13

Biggest U.S. index funds oppose most climate proposals in shareholder votes The far-reaching impacts of climate change on companies have investors pressing corporate leaders for action to minimize environmental damage and to ...
2019-10-08, 17:26

Oil giants face shareholder pressure on climate emissions, greenhouse gas targets Major oil company investors are starting to use their voting rights to speak out against a lack of climate action. Shareholders in Shell and Equinor ...
2019-06-11, 21:13

G7 Highlights on Final Day of Meetings: Iran, Climate Change and China Trade President Trump spoke again about the trade war, President Emmanuel Macron of France discussed diplomacy with Iran, and world leaders agreed on Amazo...
2019-08-27, 01:39

Oil giants face shareholder pressure to act on climate emissions, set stricter greenhouse gas targets Major oil company investors are starting to use their voting rights to speak out against a lack of climate action. Shareholders in Shell and Equinor ...
2019-05-21, 15:39

Climate change activists ‘Shut Down DC’ in protest Morning commutes throughout Washington, DC, were snarled Monday morning by climate change activists seeking to “shut down” the US capital. The ...
2019-09-23, 18:39

UK police arrest 10 climate activists before protests British police arrested 10 climate change activists in London ahead of a planned new round of protests by Extinction Rebellion on Monday, police said...
2019-10-06, 01:39

US philanthropists vow to raise millions for climate activists Fund donates £500,000 to grassroots Extinction Rebellion and other groups, with promise of more to come A group of wealthy US philanthropists and inv...
2019-07-12, 12:52

Activists Can’t Agree on How to Fight Climate Change. The IMF Says Just Do Something. Activists, politicians and economists are forever arguing over the best way to address climate change: carbon tax or Green New Deal; both or neither,...
2019-10-11, 03:00

Climate activists to skip plane and sailboat to US Greta Thunberg, the teen-aged global environmental activist, plans to take her message to America the old-fashioned way: by boat.    ...
2019-07-31, 20:00

British and French Climate Activists Step Up Protests (PARIS) — Environmental activists in Britain and France stepped up campaigns Saturday to get their governments to confront climate change with ...
2019-09-21, 23:52

Climate activists to target Heathrow airport with toy drones British climate change activists said they would disrupt London’s Heathrow airport with toy drones from Sept. 13, a step they hope will ground flight...
2019-08-29, 20:00

Climate activists disrupt London concrete plant Climate activists from Extinction Rebellion on Tuesday disrupted London Concrete, the British capital's biggest supplier of ready-mixed concrete whic...
2019-07-16, 09:26

Climate activists to fly drones at London's Heathrow Airport Climate change activists hope to disrupt flights at the second busiest airport in the world. A mysterious drone pilot caused chaos at nearby Gatwick ...
2019-08-29, 20:26

Green activists say climate got buried in Democratic debate Climate activists said they will extend a protest outside the Democratic National Committee headquarters on Thursday to demand global warming gets mo...
2019-06-28, 05:13

Climate activists on trial for taking down Macron portraits Across France, activists have been taking down official portraits of President Emmanuel Macron to protest what they consider his "inaction" against c...
2019-05-28, 14:39

After strikes, youth climate activists keep pressure on leaders Young climate change activists delivered a strong message to United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Saturday: If elected officials do ...
2019-09-22, 05:26

Students, activists march to demand climate action Tens of thousands of students, workers and activists took to the streets in major U.S. cities to demand government action on global warming. They wer...
2019-09-21, 08:13

Over 300 arrests as London climate-change activists vow more protests London police have made more than 300 arrests as climate-change protesters, labelled "uncooperative crusties" by Prime Minister Boris Johnson, contin...
2019-10-08, 17:26

Climate activists call for action in Latin America RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Climate change activists in Latin America rallied for action on global warming Friday, heeding a call by Swedish teenager Greta...
2019-05-24, 20:13

Activists to ramp up pressure on companies over climate during AGM season Companies face hostile shareholders as Westpac acknowledges a ‘variance’ with Business Council of AustraliaActivist groups are stepping up their effo...
2019-06-13, 21:26

Climate activists glue themselves to British government building Environment activists glued themselves to a British government building on Wednesday, warning that public health was being endangered by climate and ...
2019-09-25, 16:13

Climate activists plan to block traffic in U.S. capital Activists seeking to pressure U.S. politicians to fight climate change aim to blockade major traffic hubs in the U.S. capital on Monday, drawing atte...
2019-09-23, 13:52

Hundreds Of Climate Activists Block Amsterdam Traffic Hundreds of climate change activists chanting "rebellion!" blocked traffic in downtown Amsterdam on Monday morning, defying a ban by police who said ...
2019-10-07, 13:52

Germany: Climate activists end coal blockade in Garzweiler Climate protesters have left the Garzweiler coal mine a day after around 1,000 activists broke through police lines and occupied the site. They were ...
2019-06-23, 23:01

Germany approves climate measures seen as weak by activists The German cabinet on Wednesday approved measures to drastically cut greenhouse gas emissions, paving the way for Chancellor Angela Merkel to pass la...
2019-10-09, 19:00

UPDATE 2-UK police arrest 10 climate activists before protests British police arrested 10 climate change activists in London ahead of a planned new round of protests by Extinction Rebellion on Monday, police said...
2019-10-06, 19:52

Climate activists convicted for removing Macron portrait Six French environmental activists have been convicted of theft for removing an official portrait of President Emmanuel Macron to protest his climate...
2019-06-12, 15:26

French climate activists protest as Macron attends G7 summit Marchers carrying inverted portraits of president demand more action on climate crisisHundreds of climate activists have marched in south-western Fra...
2019-08-25, 21:52

Climate activists disrupt five British cities with 'summer uprising' Civil disobedience group Extinction Rebellion staged protests in five British cities on Monday, aiming to renew pressure on the government to take bo...
2019-07-15, 19:13

Climate activists press ahead with Heathrow drone shutdown Climate change activists have vowed to press ahead with their plan to disrupt Heathrow Airport using drones. The pledge came as five members of the H...
2019-09-13, 07:13

Climate activists demonstrate outside Brazil embassies in Paris and London Several hundred environmental activists demonstrated on Friday outside the Brazilian embassy in Paris as a clash between the two countries' leaders o...
2019-08-24, 02:00

Climate activists attend funeral for disappearing Swiss glacier Mels, Switzerland – Hundreds of climate activists paid their respects to a Swiss glacier on Sunday that is due to disappear over the next decad...
2019-09-23, 17:00

Police remove hundreds of climate activists from Lisbon street Portuguese police removed hundreds of climate change activists, mainly from the Extinction Rebellion group, from one of Lisbon's main streets on Frid...
2019-09-28, 00:13

Activists arrested worldwide during 'International Rebellion' climate rallies Hundreds of environmental activists worldwide were arrested Monday as part of the "International Rebellion" global climate change movement -- in citi...
2019-10-07, 19:52

German Fridays for Future climate activists block parliament Some 500 students symbolically blocked exits as legislators wrapped up their final legislative session before the summer recess. Last week, 40,000 pr...
2019-06-28, 18:00

70 activists arrested at climate change rally outside NY Times building Seventy environmental protesters were arrested Saturday outside The New York Times building in Midtown, police said. The demonstrators, from the acti...
2019-06-23, 11:52

1,800 Litres Of "Fake Blood" Sprayed On UK Treasury By Climate Activists Climate change activists used a fire engine to spray red paint at the facade of the British finance ministry on Thursday in an attempt to draw attent...
2019-10-03, 22:00

Climate activists clash with French police at Paris bridge French police used riot shields and pepper spray to clear scores of climate activists blocking a bridge over the Seine in Paris on Friday, as the cit...
2019-06-28, 21:26

On Climate Change, Biden Has a Record and a Plan. Young Activists Want More. No presidential candidate has Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s experience in the trenches of the climate wars. For a youth-driven movement, though, he may not ...
2019-10-09, 12:13

‘We need everyone’: youth activists call on adults to join climate strikes A general strike globally on 20 September could be a ‘turning point in our history’, they sayRead the call to action by Greta Thunberg and other yout...
2019-05-23, 18:13

Meet generation Greta: young climate activists around the world They’re too young to vote, but schoolchildren across the globe are taking matters into their own handsIn May, for the second time this year, more tha...
2019-06-28, 08:39

The Latest: Young climate activists get ready for court test PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Latest on young people suing the U.S. government over climate change (all times local): 12 p.m. Young people who sued the U...
2019-06-04, 21:52

World leaders must prove they've listened to climate activists: Thunberg World leaders must prove that they have listened to young climate activists after a year of protests has not led to any progress in the reduction of ...
2019-08-05, 22:52

Progressive Activists Have Pushed Democrats to the Left on Climate Issues. Now What? Groups like the Sunrise Movement helped pressure Democratic presidential candidates to support the Green New Deal. They are now deciding how to use t...
2019-08-05, 08:26

Climate activists block roads, stop traffic around the world BERLIN — Activists with the Extinction Rebellion movement blocked roads and staged demonstrations in big cities around the globe Monday, part of a wi...
2019-10-08, 04:13

Youth climate activists demand bold action at U.N. summit Swedish 16-year-old activist Greta Thunberg started the climate strike movement with her lone protest in front of her country's parliament and told U...
2019-09-21, 22:39

Climate activists disrupt British cities with 'summer uprising' Environmental activists sought to sow chaos in five British cities on Monday in a bid to force the government to act to help avert what they cast as ...
2019-07-15, 16:39

Climate activists' drone fails to disrupt Heathrow flights Climate change activists failed to disrupt flights out of Heathrow when technical difficulties foiled their plan to fly drones close to the airport a...
2019-09-13, 14:00

Climate activists block roads, march in global protests Activists with the Extinction Rebellion movement have blocked roads across major European cities and doused New York’s charging bull statue with fake...
2019-10-08, 04:39

Hundreds of arrests as London climate-change activists vow more protests London police have made nearly 500 arrests as climate-change protesters, labelled "uncooperative crusties" by Prime Minister Boris Johnson, continue ...
2019-10-08, 17:52

Oil Giants, Under Fire From Climate Activists and Investors, Mount a Defense Thirteen energy companies gathered in New York City to pledge action on climate change, though many of their ideas would perpetuate the use of oil an...
2019-09-24, 01:00

Climate activists hope to bring U.S. capital to standstill on September 23 Environmental groups, including Extinction Rebellion, said on Wednesday they plan to shut down traffic in Washington, D.C., on Sept. 23 and bring dai...
2019-09-11, 19:39

Climate activists to fly drones at London Heathrow airport from Sept. 13 British climate-change activists said they would fly toy drones at London's Heathrow airport from Sept. 13, a step that is likely to ground all fligh...
2019-08-29, 08:26

Heathrow Airport warns climate activists against flying drones Climate protesters have said they plan to deploy toy drones to ground flights and draw attention to aviation emissions. But authorities say they are ...
2019-09-10, 19:39

Climate activists disrupt London's biggest concrete supplier Climate activists from Extinction Rebellion on Tuesday disrupted London Concrete, the British capital's biggest supplier of ready-mixed concrete whic...
2019-07-16, 15:01

Climate change activists target London's financial district Climate change activists targeted London's financial district on Monday blocking Bank junction, vowing a day of disruption for major institutions whi...
2019-10-14, 09:00

Climate change activists target BlackRock offices in London Climate change activists targeted Blackrock, the world's biggest asset manager, in London on Monday, gluing themselves to the front of the building a...
2019-10-14, 14:39

Climate activists block traffic in U.S. capital, chain themselves to sailboat Activists seeking to pressure U.S. politicians to tackle climate change blocked major traffic hubs in the U.S. capital on Monday, chaining themselves...
2019-09-23, 21:26

Climate activists disrupt London biggest concrete supplier Climate activists from Extinction Rebellion on Tuesday disrupted London Concrete, the British capital's biggest supplier of ready-mixed concrete whic...
2019-07-16, 11:13

Climate change activists spray red paint at UK Treasury from fire engine Climate change activists used a fire engine to spray red paint at the facade of the British finance ministry on Thursday in an attempt to draw attent...
2019-10-03, 15:13

From clothes to kids, young activists’ pledge for climate change action Vowing to not have children and making fashion choices that make a statement – young people concerned about climate change say actions speak louder t...
2019-09-26, 12:39

Youth climate activists set for nationwide rallies ahead of landmark case Young people to hold day of action on Saturday highlighting lawsuit as youth-driven climate movement growsStudents in Austin, Texas, want you to veg ...
2019-06-01, 04:39

The Federal Government Is Still Trying to Kill Young Activists' Climate Change Lawsuit Climate change, which may actually end us all much sooner than anticipated, will nevertheless have the biggest adverse effect on the generation of ki...
2019-06-05, 06:13

Climate change activists, demonstration takes over Bloor Viaduct in Toronto Extinction Rebellion Toronto will be gathering at around 8 a.m. in the area of Danforth and Cambridge avenues before protesters make their way onto t...
2019-10-08, 00:39

Climate-change activists' plan to disrupt Heathrow with drones frustrated Climate-change activists who planned to disrupt Heathrow airport with drones were frustrated early on Friday as the devices failed to fly and Europe'...
2019-09-13, 08:26

Climate Activists, Who Stole Emmanuel Macron Portraits, On Trial In Paris Eight activists went on trial in Paris on Wednesday for stealing official portraits of French President Emmanuel Macron from public buildings as part...
2019-09-11, 17:13

Biden interrupted at New Hampshire campaign stop by climate change activists Former Vice President Joe Biden was interrupted by environmental activists during a campaign event Wednesday evening in New Hampshire, the state that...
2019-10-10, 03:00

Drone disruption? Climate activists to target London's Heathrow airport British climate change activists said they would disrupt London's Heathrow airport with toy drones from Sept. 13, a step they hope will ground flight...
2019-08-29, 12:52

Climate Activists Plan to Shutdown Heathrow Airport by Flying Toy Drones Heathrow is one of the world’s busiest airports. And that’s an exactly why climate activists plan to shut it down by flying drones next month.Read mo...
2019-08-30, 10:26

Teen activists face US government in crucial hearing over climate trial The suit accuses the federal government of violating young people’s constitutional rights by contributing to the climate crisisTwenty-one youth activ...
2019-06-04, 14:52

Climate Change Activists Spray Fake Blood at U.K. Government Building Climate change activists used an old fire engine to spray fake blood over the Treasury Building in central London early Thursday morning as part of e...
2019-10-04, 08:26

Climate change activists storm red carpet at Venice Film Festival Hundreds of demonstrators took over the red carpet at the Venice Film Festival for several hours on Saturday, demanding action to fight climate chang...
2019-09-07, 17:39

Climate activists plan to use drones to shut down Heathrow Airport next month A UK group of climate activists is planning to fly drones close to Heathrow Airport next month in a direct action they hope will shut down the countr...
2019-08-29, 14:26

UPDATE 1-Climate activists disrupt London biggest concrete supplier Climate activists from Extinction Rebellion on Tuesday disrupted London Concrete, the British capital's biggest supplier of ready-mixed concrete whic...
2019-07-16, 09:26

Coal protests in Germany: Climate activists storm Garzweiler mine Protesters here, police there — one group wants to stop coal mining, the other is trying to stop them. Protests, a ritual in the Rhineland, are getti...
2019-06-22, 20:26

Extinction Rebellion activists set up Berlin climate camp ahead of protests Extinction Rebellion climate activists have begun building a camp outside Chancellor Angela Merkel's office. During two weeks of international climat...
2019-10-06, 02:26

Climate activists arrested for disrupting London's biggest concrete supplier Six climate activists were arrested on Tuesday after the Extinction Rebellion group disrupted London Concrete, the British capital's biggest supplier...
2019-07-16, 17:13

Climate activists in England accidentally flood street with fake blood There was fake blood running in the streets of London Thursday — thanks to an elaborate, and ultimately spectacularly botched stunt by climate ...
2019-10-04, 03:13

Climate activists plan Washington DC protest to 'disrupt workings of power' Local groups join together for an event that seeks to shut down traffic on 23 September, during the UN Climate Action SummitClimate activists will es...
2019-08-28, 08:52

Climate change activists plan demonstration to take over Bloor Viaduct in Toronto Extinction Rebellion Toronto will be gathering at around 8 a.m. in the area of Danforth and Cambridge avenues before protesters make their way onto t...
2019-10-07, 14:39

Greta Thunberg and youth climate activists protest outside White House Young activists rallied in protest of inadequate government action on the climate crisis, chanting: ‘Protect our future’Thunberg joins young activist...
2019-09-13, 20:52

Teenage activists demand climate action on eve of global school strike Children, some as young as eight, will walk out of class in cities around the world on Friday in a fresh wave of strikes called by young people who f...
2019-05-23, 18:00

Merkel defends climate plan as activists block Berlin squares German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday defended climate protection measures condemned by critics as unambitious, while activists blocked traffic i...
2019-10-07, 17:26

Climate-change activists plan to disrupt Heathrow with drones on Friday Climate-change activists plan to disrupt Heathrow airport with drones on Friday morning, despite the arrest of five of their members in a pre-emptive...
2019-09-13, 02:26

Climate activists hold event to mark vanishing Swiss glacier Hundreds of climate activists paid their respects to a Swiss glacier on Sunday that is due to disappear over the next decade, the victim of a warming...
2019-09-22, 17:26

Scientists, students, activists plan global strike ahead of UN climate summit On Sept. 20, millions of people are planning to walk out of their homes, workplaces and classrooms and take to the streets to demand action of climat...
2019-09-13, 20:00

Officials and Climate Change Activists Hold Funeral for Okjokull Glacier in Iceland (OKJOKULL GLACIER, Iceland) — It was a funeral for ice. With poetry, moments of silence and political speeches about the urgent need to fight c...
2019-08-19, 00:52

UK police arrest a number of climate activists planning Heathrow drone protest U.K. police have arrested a number of environmental activists affiliated with a group which announced  last month that it would use drones to try to ...
2019-09-13, 18:52

Extinction Rebellion: Johnson calls climate crisis activists 'uncooperative crusties' PM hits out at protesters for ‘littering’ London with ‘heaving hemp-smelling bivouacs’The prime minister has attacked the Extinction Rebellion activi...
2019-10-08, 09:26

Climate emergency ‘a new danger’ to peace, youth activists hear ahead of World Day Among the efforts to build a sustainably peaceful world, “urgent climate action is needed” to curb environmental threats to all our well-being and se...
2019-09-20, 23:00

You know Greta Thunberg. Meet 15 other young climate activists taking on world leaders You know Greta Thunberg. But here's a look at the 15 other young climate activists who are demanding the United Nations take action on climate change...
2019-09-27, 05:00

Extinction Rebellion Climate Activists Block Roads, Stage Protests Worldwide (BERLIN) — Activists with the Extinction Rebellion movement blocked roads and staged demonstrations in big cities around the globe Monday, part...
2019-10-08, 14:13

Boris Johnson’s father joins climate activists his son panned as being ‘uncooperative crusties’ Boris Johnson’s father is joining the climate protesters that his British prime minister son has panned as being “uncooperative crusties" living in “...
2019-10-10, 04:13

Climate change activists hose 'fake blood' at UK Treasury from fire engine Climate change activists used a fire engine to hose a red liquid at the facade of the British finance ministry on Thursday in an attempt to draw atte...
2019-10-03, 17:39

'Never give up,' Swedish teen tells Iowa climate activists after U.N. summit 'failure' Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg on Friday urged her supporters to "never give up" in demanding urgent steps to fight climate change after wor...
2019-10-05, 07:13

Police forcibly remove climate activists blocking major Amsterdam street Police began forcibly removing climate change activists who blocked a major street in downtown Amsterdam on Monday, arresting 50 after they defied or...
2019-10-07, 17:26

19 Climate Change Activists Arrested for Drone Protest Against Heathrow Airport Expansion UK police have now arrested at least 19 environmental activists who threatened to fly drones and disrupt air travel at Heathrow Airport in protest of...
2019-09-16, 01:00

UPDATE 1-Climate-change activists' plan to disrupt Heathrow with drones frustrated Climate-change activists who planned to disrupt Heathrow airport with drones were frustrated early on Friday as the devices failed to fly and Europe'...
2019-09-13, 08:52

Fight the power: why climate activists are suing Europe’s biggest coal plant Future of Poland’s Bełchatów power station under scrutiny as grassroots groups and NGOs take radical actionIt is Europe’s biggest coal plant, with an...
2019-09-26, 18:39

Queensland premier refuses to offer evidence to back claims of 'sinister' climate activists Annastacia Palaszczuk won’t provide any details after accusing protesters of using devices ‘laced with traps’The Queensland premier, Annastacia Palas...
2019-09-24, 00:13

Inspired by teen climate activist Thunberg, Latin American activists converge in Chile Inspired by Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg, a group of young activists from several Latin American countries have converged in Chile...
2019-09-01, 23:26

Biden defends fundraiser with fossil fuel company founder after criticism from climate activists Former Vice President Joe Biden insisted at a top-dollar campaign fundraising event in New York City that he doesn’t take contributions from the foss...
2019-09-07, 03:13

Climate activists spray fake blood on British treasury over fossil fuel funding Environmental protesters who are part of the Extinction Rebellion used a fire engine to spray phony blood on the British Treasury building in London ...
2019-10-03, 21:13

Climate Activists Occupy Paris Mall As Global Extinction Rebellion Protests Begin Hundreds of climate activists barricaded themselves into a Paris shopping centre on Saturday as security forces tried to remove them, ahead of a plan...
2019-10-06, 08:00

Greta Thunberg joins young activists in climate protest outside White House – live Swedish teen climate activist and other youth advocates demand action from the US to address the climate crisisSign up for the US briefing and get a ...
2019-09-13, 18:26

Climate change activists target BlackRock offices amid wave of London protests Climate change activists targeted BlackRock, the world's biggest asset manager, in London on Monday, demanding that the world's major finan...
2019-10-14, 19:52

Countries violate rights over climate change, argue youth activists in landmark UN complaint The failure of governments to act on the climate crisis, constitutes a violation of children’s rights, according to a landmark complaint presented to...
2019-09-24, 22:39

Quebec climate activists seek donations to help cover arrested protesters’ legal costs Extinction Rebellion Quebec says it is devoted to putting pressure on both the provincial and federal governments to adopt rigorous environmental pol...
2019-10-12, 05:00

At UN, youth activists demand bold climate action, vow to hold leaders accountable at ballot box Students and young activists on Saturday threw down the gauntlet to world leaders heading to United Nations Headquarters next week for high-level cli...
2019-09-21, 22:13

Daily on Energy: Climate activists reckon with the seven-hour town hall’s poor ratings Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
2019-09-06, 21:39

Boris Johnson’s dad joins climate rally after PM calls activists ‘unco-operative crusties’ "On the point of non-co-operative crusties, I wear that badge with pride," the elder Johnson told protesters during a panel discussion in Trafalgar S...
2019-10-09, 23:52

Young climate activists accuse world leaders of violating child rights through inaction Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg and 15 other young climate activists on Monday filed a complaint with the United Nations Committee on the Rights of t...
2019-09-23, 23:00

Extinction Rebellion Dover protest: Huge tailbacks as climate activists glue themselves to A20 near busy port Holidaymakers have been caught in huge tailbacks at the Port of Dover after Extinction Rebellion protesters imposed a "blockade" amid a heavy police ...
2019-09-21, 21:26

Climate Activists Block Central London Streets as Boris Johnson Derides Them as ‘Uncooperative Crusties’ (LONDON) — Hundreds of climate change activists camped out in central London on Tuesday during a second day of world protests by the Extinction...
2019-10-09, 00:13

Climate Activists Stop Traffic in New York’s Times Square as Worldwide Rallies Stretch Into Fourth Day (LONDON) — Protesters in New York City brought traffic to a standstill in the city’s busiest hub and an activist in London climbed atop a...
2019-10-11, 07:52

Heathrow drone protest: Climate activists plan to disrupt airport with drones despite five members being arrested Climate activists plan to disrupt Heathrow by flying drones today despite the arrest of five of the group's members in a pre-emptive strike by police...
2019-09-13, 07:39

At UN, youth activists press for bold action on climate emergency, vow to hold leaders accountable at the ballot box Students and young activists on Saturday threw down the gauntlet to world leaders heading to United Nations Headquarters next week for high-level cli...
2019-09-21, 23:26

Extinction Rebellion Lewisham: London roads blocked off by climate change activists in major rush-hour protest Extinction Rebellion protesters have caused rush-hour mayhem this morning after blocking off major roads in south-east London in their latest campaig...
2019-06-14, 13:39

Oregon governor sends out state police to find GOP lawmakers skipping climate vote Republican lawmakers in Oregon are in hot water after they refused to partake in a historic vote Thursday to implement a cap and trade program that w...
2019-06-21, 02:52

Extinction Rebellion protests: London City Airport braces for 'shutdown' as climate activists vow to halt flights for three days London City Airport is today braced for disruption after Extinction Rebellion (XR) vowed to occupy its terminal and shut down operations for three da...
2019-10-10, 05:26

Warmer than average early this week TUCSON – The first part of the week will remain warmer than average in Tucson and across the lower deserts. Isolated showers and thunderstorms will b...
2019-10-07, 07:00

It will be 90 degrees or warmer for nearly 90% of Americans this week At least 290 million people will swelter through the hottest weather of the summer as a record-breaking heat wave bakes the central and eastern U.S. ...
2019-07-18, 01:00

Warmer But Eventually Stormier Father’s Day Weekend If Dad’s in the mood to BBQ this weekend, tell him to light it up early! Scattered showers & storms are likely the closer to Father’s Day...
2019-06-14, 10:00

US scientist says Everest increasingly polluted and warmer KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — A U.S. scientist says Mount Everest and its surrounding peaks are increasingly polluted and warmer, and nearby glaciers are m...
2019-06-04, 13:52

Go Somewhere Warmer This Winter With Emirates' International Flight Sale Go take a look at your international travel bucket list, because there’s a pretty good chance one of those destinations is included in Emirates’ big ...
2019-08-29, 17:39

'It's getting warmer, wetter, wilder': the Arctic town heating faster than anywhere In the world’s northernmost town, temperatures have risen by 4C, devastating homes, wildlife and even the cemetery. Will the rest of the planet heed ...
2019-07-01, 15:39

Women's brains work better in warmer offices, study finds Researchers say workplaces may be able to increase productivity by setting thermostat higher Scientists have raised the stakes in the battle of the s...
2019-05-23, 01:00

Summer and smoke: rock'n'roll in the warmer months – in pictures Musicians from Debbie Harry to Joey Ramone have been captured and collated enjoying the summer in a new exhibition at 72 Gallery in New York showing ...
2019-08-07, 09:39

Kraft’s ‘Salad Frosting’ gets an icy reception This is one ad blitz that really is a lie. Kraft launched an offbeat new campaign this week offering limited edition packages of ranch dressing rebra...
2019-06-13, 03:39

Oregon Governor Orders State Police to Find GOP State Senators Avoiding a Climate Vote Oregon is poised to pass sweeping legislation to fight climate change. But before the bill can come to a vote, the Oregon State Police may need to tr...
2019-06-22, 18:39

Europe to start heating season warmer than normal-The Weather Company Much of mainland Europe could experience above normal temperatures as the heating season begins from October but weather models signal a colder early...
2019-08-19, 18:52

Getting warmer: Jaguar Land Rover's new steering wheel uses heat to guide you Jaguar Land Rover has come up with a novel solution to the problem of distracted drivers: a 'sensory' steering wheel that changes temperatu...
2019-05-29, 22:52

Environment Canada predicting warmer-than-average fall for B.C. Coast, Interior Meteorologist says the province’s source for weather is usually the Pacific Ocean, where temperatures along the coast and near Alaska are above avera...
2019-09-08, 08:52

Stop the office AC overload: Study shows women are more productive when it’s warmer A new study shows women tend to perform better on certain skills when the temperature is a little warmer, making them more productive. But men tend t...
2019-05-25, 00:00

UK weather forecast: Britain swelters on hottest day of the year as temperatures hit 33C - and it could get even warmer Britain saw its hottest day of the year so far today, with temperatures rising to 33C, as millions of people flocked to beaches across the country an...
2019-06-29, 16:52

Zuckerberg Gets Chilly Reception on Capitol Hill Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg came to the capital to parley with lawmakers on his vision for the future of social media and internet regulation but ende...
2019-09-20, 01:00

WeWork Delays I.P.O. After Chilly Reception From Investors The company’s parent has been trying to rescue the public offering amid concerns about the high valuation for a business that is deeply unprofitable....
2019-09-17, 22:39

Calling at all stations: tube passengers to get 4G reception from next year 4G mobile technology will launch on Jubilee line and will be extended to other linesLondon Underground passengers will be able to use their phones in...
2019-07-19, 02:26

Black Mirror Showrunners on Season 5 and Bandersnatch Reception Black Mirror showrunners Charlie Brooker and Annabel Jones talk about the reception to the interactive film Bandersnatch, and what's in store for Bla...
2019-05-24, 11:26

England and Billy Vunipola expect hot reception from Tonga under the dome • George: team may use coded lineout signs to beat cacophony• Tonga ‘will be looking to smash’ Billy Vunipola, says coachJamie George believes Englan...
2019-09-21, 23:52

Facebook's Digital Currency Plan Gets Hostile Reception From US Senators Under sharp criticism from senators, a Facebook executive on Tuesday defended the social network's ambitious plan to create a digital currency and pl...
2019-07-17, 09:52

Alabama woman charged after allegedly stabbing two men at wedding reception A 34-year-old woman, who was intoxicated, has been arrested and charged with second-degree assault after she stabbed two men at a wedding reception t...
2019-07-16, 01:26

"Such A Gentleman": Trump Shows Up At Wedding Reception, Surprises Couple US President Donald Trump surprised a newly-wed couple by attending their wedding reception at golf club in Bedminster in New Jersey this weekend. Al...
2019-07-22, 12:13

Hong Kong’s Leader Sticks to Her Plan to End the Unrest, Despite Its Poor Reception Hong Kong’s embattled top official, Chief Executive Carrie Lam, has stuck to her approach to ending Hong Kong’s political crisis, despite...
2019-09-05, 06:26

Hailey Bieber Is Our Hero for Pairing Sneakers With Her Wedding Reception Dress Hailey Bieber had the ultimate outfit for her wedding reception. In late September, the model tied the knot with beau Justin Bieber for the second t...
2019-10-12, 05:52

Botched's Dr. Paul Nassif Is Married! See the First Photos of His Santorini Wedding Reception Dr. Paul Nassif is out of the office! Or at least he was yesterday. The surgical fixer-upper and Botched personality took some time away from the OR...
2019-10-07, 22:39

Inside Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas' Wedding Reception--Featuring Diplo as DJ! No hard feelings here! Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas weren't too peeved that Diplo leaked live video of their first wedding in Las Vegas in May, becau...
2019-06-30, 18:26

Trump's China tariff hike draws mixed reception from lawmakers President Trump's surprise Thursday announcement that he would place tariffs on $300 billion worth of Chinese goods drew mixed reaction from Senate l...
2019-08-02, 07:52

Katharine McPhee Steps Out in Glamorous Blue Dress at Wedding Reception Here's Katharine McPhee's something blue! The 35-year-old Broadway and TV actress, American Idol alum and singer married David Foster, 69, on Friday...
2019-06-29, 19:26

'Immaculate Reception' by Steelers' Franco Harris named greatest play in NFL history The "Immaculate Reception," Franco Harris' iconic mid-air catch and run, has been named the greatest play in NFL history by an 80-person panel. ...
2019-09-21, 07:52

Apple was working on an iPhone feature to let users send texts with no cell reception “I’m actually as proud of the things we haven’t done as the things I have done,” Steve Jobs once famously said. “Innova...
2019-08-27, 05:39

Closest friends & family of Dick Tomey open up to KVOA 1-on-1 at memorial reception TUCSON – After thousands of people packed McKale Center for Arizona football coaching legend Dick Tomey’s memorial, there was a special &...
2019-06-01, 12:39

Mamata Banerjee Attends Nusrat Jahan-Nikhil Jain's Wedding Reception Actor-turned-politician Nusrat Jahan who got married last month, on Thursday hosted a grand reception in Kolkata. The event was a star-studded bash a...
2019-07-05, 06:39

'Shark Tank' recap: Frozen-food entrepreneur gets a warm reception from hungry sharks On Sunday’s “Shark Tank,” there wasn’t a dry eye in the tank as a struggling falafel entrepreneur made his frozen-food dreams come true.   ...
2019-09-30, 06:13

Pushy bonobo mothers help sons find sexual partners, scientists find High-ranking mothers lead sons to groups of females and keep guard while they mateTheir mothers are so keen for them to father children that they ush...
2019-05-21, 16:00

Apple launches ‘Find My’ for iOS, iPadOS and macOS, replacing Find my iPhone A new Find My app combines Find My iPhone and Find My Friends into a single way to track items, including an activation lock feature for new Macs.Rea...
2019-06-04, 01:00

Shareholder Value Is No Longer Everything, Top C.E.O.s Say Chief executives from the Business Roundtable, including the leaders of Apple and JPMorgan Chase, argued that companies must also invest in employees...
2019-08-20, 00:26

Source: NFL, NFLPA meetings end after one day Meetings between the NFL and the NFLPA, originally scheduled to run through Friday, have ended after one day because information was presented that n...
2019-07-17, 23:39

Tencent will become Funcom’s largest shareholder Tencent announced today that it has agreed to acquire 29% of Funcom's shares, making it the largest shareholder in the independent game developer.Rea...
2019-09-30, 23:13

Top CEOs Say Firms Have Duties Beyond Shareholder Value The leaders of some of America’s biggest companies are chipping away at the long-held notion that corporate decision-making should revolve around wha...
2019-08-20, 00:26

ABB's largest shareholder pleased with new CEO appointment ABB's largest shareholder Investor AB is pleased with the appointment of Bjorn Rosengren as the new chief executive of the engineering group, the S...
2019-08-12, 15:00

BJP Plans To Organise 10 Meetings In J&K On Article 370 As part of its ongoing nationwide campaign on the abrogation of special status of Jammu and Kashmir, the BJP plans to hold 10 meetings of its senior ...
2019-09-19, 21:26

Amazon facial recognition ban won just 2% of shareholder vote Amazon.com Inc shareholders overwhelmingly rejected a proposal that the company stop selling facial recognition technology to government agencies, wh...
2019-05-25, 03:00

Chevron CEO: A higher Anadarko bid 'would have eroded shareholder value' Chevron CEO Michael Wirth sits down with CNBC's Brian Sullivan to discuss big topics in the oil sector such as prices, Chevron's business o...
2019-06-19, 23:26

At Amazon, facial recognition ban won just 2% of shareholder vote Amazon.com Inc shareholders overwhelmingly rejected a proposal that the company stop selling facial recognition technology to government agencies, a ...
2019-05-25, 05:26

GM And Ford CEOs Now Say Shareholder Value Is No Longer What Matters Most The CEOs of General Motors and Ford claim the business world needs a shift in priorities, Geely’s hard hits in the home market foretell of more bad t...
2019-08-21, 19:13

Barra, Hackett: Shareholder value, profits are no longer everything In a major policy shift, the CEOs of GM and Ford are joining other leaders of America’s biggest companies in chipping away at the long-held practice,...
2019-08-19, 20:52

Ryanair boss could get €99m bonus despite shareholder revolt Michael O’Leary may benefit from fixed-price shares after 50.5% remuneration approval Almost half of Ryanair shareholders have voted against a contro...
2019-09-20, 17:52

Russia's MTS currently has no plans to de-list from NYSE - shareholder Russia's top mobile phone operator MTS currently has no plans to de-list from the New York Stock Exchange, Vladimir Yevtushenkov, chairman of its pa...
2019-08-27, 13:13

General Electric Gets Most of Shareholder Lawsuit Dismissed A federal judge dismissed much of a major shareholder lawsuit against General Electric, knocking down several securities fraud allegations related to...
2019-08-31, 06:00

Leading US bosses drop shareholder-first principle The real test will be in deeds not words, IPPR thinktank tells Business RoundtableThe bosses of 181 of the US’s biggest companies have changed the of...
2019-08-19, 22:00

Best calendar app 2019: top apps for scheduling meetings Having the best calendar app installed on your smartphone, tablet or PC can make a world of difference to your time management. Not only do the best ...
2019-06-09, 20:00

Minneapolis cancels meetings segregated by race MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis officials have canceled meetings of city employees segregated by race to mark the 400th anniversary of slavery in Nort...
2019-06-05, 23:26

Prince Harry pays tribute to 'inspirational' Invictus Games competitors at 5th anniversary reception The Duke of Sussex said it had been "genuinely one of the greatest honours of my life" to work with the inspirational servicemen and women behind his...
2019-09-10, 22:52

Prince Harry pays tribute to 'inspirational' Invictus Games competitors at fifth anniversary reception The Duke of Sussex said it had been "genuinely one of the greatest honours of my life" to work with the inspirational servicemen and women behind his...
2019-09-11, 04:26

ISS backs Icahn's call for more shareholder say after Anadarko deal Proxy advisory firm Institutional Shareholder Services on Thursday urged Occidental Petroleum Corp shareholders to ask management to let them weigh i...
2019-07-31, 17:39

UPDATE 2-Amazon facial recognition ban won just 2% of shareholder vote Amazon.com Inc shareholders overwhelmingly rejected a proposal that the company stop selling facial recognition technology to government agencies, wh...
2019-05-25, 05:26

Leading US bosses’ group drops principle of shareholder-first Business Roundtable urges companies to consider environment and workersOne of the most influential US business lobby groups has abandoned its central...
2019-08-19, 16:00

BlackRock poised to become Authentic Brands' largest shareholder -WSJ BlackRock Inc is taking a stake in Authentic Brands Group LLC in a deal valuing the U.S.-based entertainment company at more than $4 billion includin...
2019-08-11, 18:39

Just Eat shareholder Eminence Capital to vote against Takeaway.com merger A top-10 shareholder in Just Eat said on Tuesday it would vote against the British food delivery company's proposed 9 billion pound ($11 billion) me...
2019-09-03, 12:52

BlackRock poised to become Authentic Brands' largest shareholder: WSJ BlackRock Inc is taking a stake in Authentic Brands Group LLC in a deal valuing the U.S.-based entertainment company at more than $4 billion includi...
2019-08-11, 19:00

UPDATE 1-Top shareholder of Brazil's Oi seeks CEO change -paper GoldenTree Asset Management, the largest shareholder in Brazilian telecommunications company Oi SA, is seeking to replace Oi's Chief Executive Office...
2019-08-20, 19:39

Google's Troubles Encroach on Alphabet's Shareholder Meeting Shareholders proposed 14 resolutions, from Google's conduct in China to conditions for Google workers. Cofounders Larry Page and Sergey Brin didn't a...
2019-06-20, 02:52

Britain to 'unshackle' officials from most EU meetings ahead of Brexit Britain will "unshackle" its officials from most European Union meetings so they can focus on Brexit, reducing attendance by up to half, the Brexit m...
2019-08-20, 16:26

Musk wants regular internal meetings on Tesla deliveries Tesla CEO Elon Musk wrote that, starting Thursday, he will hold calls with teams in America, Asia and Europe every two days to “understand what’s nee...
2019-05-30, 05:39

Trump faces trade war negotiations during consequential G20 meetings Trade wars -- and the prospect of actual war -- will dominate President Donald Trump's agenda when he touches down here in Osaka, Japan, Thursday for...
2019-06-27, 20:13

Trump Fed Pick Missed Bank Board Meetings One of President Trump’s latest Federal Reserve picks has amassed an attendance record that is worse than all but two of the European Bank for Recons...
2019-07-16, 05:26

FT: Huawei cuts meetings with US, sends US workers home The Financial Times is reporting that tech giant Huawei has ordered its employees to cancel technical meetings with American contacts and has sent ho...
2019-05-31, 13:26

PM Modi's Packed Visit To G20 Summit Ends With 6 Meetings On Last Day Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday held separate bilateral meetings with leaders of Indonesia, Brazil, Turkey, Australia, Singapore and Chile, ...
2019-06-29, 18:00

Barra to hold White House meetings with Trump GM CEO Mary Barra is scheduled to meet with President Trump and other officials Thursday, the White House confirmed. Reuters reported the discussions...
2019-09-05, 16:00

U.S. lawmaker says still concerned about Facebook cryptocurrency after Swiss meetings The chair of the U.S. House Financial Services Committee said on Sunday she remained concerned about Facebook's plans for a digital currency after m...
2019-08-26, 02:00

Finance Ministry To Start Pre-Budget Meetings From October 14 In calender year 2019-20, government had to present two budgets due to national elections -- an interim Budget in February and a general Budget on Ju...
2019-10-03, 00:52

GM CEO to hold White House meetings with Trump, report says Mary Barra is scheduled to meet with White House officials Thursday on a number of topics, including trade, contract talks, and fuel efficiency stand...
2019-09-05, 04:26

600 Meetings and a World of Conflict: What to Expect at the U.N. General Assembly Nearly 200 leaders will converge on the world’s most prominent diplomatic stage for five days of speeches, hundreds of meetings — and clashes over cl...
2019-09-22, 13:26

AP Source: Brown takes part in meetings with Raiders Star receiver Antonio Brown has returned to training camp with the Oakland Raiders a day after being given an ultimatum by general manager Mike Mayoc...
2019-08-19, 22:26

Google thwarts shareholder challenge to its China search plans If investors and employees were hoping to prompt cultural change at Alphabet during the company's shareholder meeting, they were likely disappoi...
2019-06-19, 23:26

Bernie Sanders slams Walmart in speech at shareholder meeting US Sen. Bernie Sanders traveled to Arkansas on Wednesday to blast Walmart for paying “starvation wages.” In a three-minute speech at the retail giant...
2019-06-05, 21:39

EQT's largest shareholder sides with Rice nominees in proxy fight Natural gas producer EQT Corp's largest shareholder on Monday extended its support for the nominees of Toby and Derek Rice, the two brothers who sol...
2019-07-01, 16:52

BlackRock becomes Authentic Brands' largest shareholder with $875 million stake BlackRock Inc's new private equity fund Long Term Private Capital (LTPC) has completed its maiden investment, taking up an $875 million stake in Aut...
2019-08-12, 00:39

General Electric wins partial dismissal of shareholder lawsuit A federal judge in Manhattan on Thursday partially dismissed a lawsuit by investors in General Electric Co that accused the company of concealing $24...
2019-08-30, 00:26

UPDATE 1-Metro Bank dodges major shareholder rebellion Metro Bank escaped a potential investor challenge at its annual meeting on Tuesday, but there were sizeable votes against several of its most senior ...
2019-05-21, 20:00

Trump calls activist shareholder moves on AT&T 'great news' U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday weighed in on activist investor Elliott Management Corp's moves targeting AT&T Inc , calling the hedge fund's a...
2019-09-09, 18:26

UPDATE 1-Top-5 shareholder backs Scout24 management in clash with Elliott Fund manager Baillie Gifford on Friday threw its weight behind the management team at German classifieds group Scout24, which has faced calls from ac...
2019-08-16, 14:13

UPDATE 1-Hudson's Bay shareholder group proposes C$1.74 bln go-private deal A group of shareholders, including Hudson's Bay Co's Executive Chairman Richard Baker, on Monday offered to take the Canadian retailer private in a C...
2019-06-10, 17:39

Telecom Italia chairman quits as shareholder feud subsides The chairman of Telecom Italia (TIM), Fulvio Conti, stepped down on Thursday in a move that signals an easing of tensions between the group's main sh...
2019-09-27, 06:13

CORRECTED-Hudson's Bay shareholder group offers to take retailer private for C$1.74 bln A group of shareholders, including Hudson's Bay Co's Executive Chairman Richard Baker, on Monday offered to take the Canadian retailer private in a C...
2019-06-10, 17:39

Shareholder payouts hit an all-time high for the quarter, but growth is slowing Dividends paid out by global companies to shareholders have reached a new second-quarter record, according to a new report by investment firm Janus H...
2019-08-20, 17:13

United Airlines shakes up Avianca leadership after shareholder default United Airlines launched a management overhaul at Colombia's Avianca Holdings on Friday, removing top shareholder German Efromovich from controlling ...
2019-05-25, 00:13

UPDATE 1-LyondellBasell ends talks with controlling shareholder to buy Braskem Chemical maker LyondellBasell Industries NV on Tuesday said it had ended talks with Braskem SA's controlling shareholder related to the proposed acqu...
2019-06-04, 15:13

D.E. Shaw's top shareholder activist Koffey leaves hedge fund Hedge fund manager Quentin Koffey, who joined D.E. Shaw & Co two years ago from Elliott Management Corp to lead its shareholder activism strategy, ha...
2019-05-24, 03:39

Facebook protesters share their dislike of company at shareholder meeting Eight proposals are up for vote, including plans for an independent board chair and to reform the company’s share structureA specter is haunting Face...
2019-05-30, 21:39

Axel Springer plans layoffs after KKR becomes biggest shareholder: report Axel Springer is planning layoffs as part of a cost-cutting program that would mainly affect its newspapers, the German media group's chief executiv...
2019-09-15, 20:39

Nikkei little changed, hover near 4-mth highs; c.bank meetings eyed Japan's Nikkei share average was little changed but continued to hover near its four-month high on Wednesday, with investors awaiting fresh catalysts...
2019-09-18, 04:39

Global stocks, yields steady with Fed, central bank meetings on tap A gauge of global stock markets edged higher on Monday to build on monthly gains and benchmark government bond yields hovered near multi-year lows as...
2019-06-17, 21:39

Meetings Give U.S. and India a Chance to Get Past Irritants in Ties After more than a decade of growing ties, the U.S. and India have suddenly hit a rough patch, a challenge for Washington’s efforts to cultivate the w...
2019-06-17, 21:26

Trudeau plans USMCA meetings with Pelosi, McConnell this week Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau plans to meet with the top-ranking members of the U.S. House and Senate during a trip to Washington this week ...
2019-06-18, 00:00

Former diplomat central to Trump inquiry testifies on Ukraine meetings The former special U.S. envoy to Ukraine told lawmakers Thursday that he wasn’t personally involved in U.S. President Donald Trump’s effort to have t...
2019-10-04, 02:52

HR vice president disparages own stepchild with special needs at company meetings An employee with a special-needs child feels “as if she is diminishing my child as well.” The parent could try appealing to the VP’s direct superior ...
2019-09-07, 06:52

Foreign Minister S Jaishankar Holds 11 Bilateral Meetings In New York The External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar held 11 bilateral meetings with his foreign counterparts that included Iran, Bulgaria, Turkey, Netherlands...
2019-09-24, 09:00

State lawmakers bash MTA for dodging public meetings on $50B plan The 14 state senators, headed by Manhattan Democrat Liz Krueger, penned a letter to Chairman Pat Foye, excoriating the agency for failing to hold eve...
2019-08-22, 00:52

S Jaishankar Holds Bilateral Meetings With China, Australia And Ukraine External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar held bilateral meetings with his counterparts from China, Australia and Ukraine and discussed a variety of iss...
2019-09-26, 05:52

British diplomats to pull out from EU decision-making meetings within days Critics say No 10 move to quit bloc’s institutional structures leaves UK blindsidedBritish diplomats will pull out from the EU’s institutional struct...
2019-08-12, 15:52

Putin Wouldn't Oppose Releasing Transcripts of His Trump Meetings Russian President Vladimir Putin said he wouldn’t oppose his conversations with President Trump being made public, a reversal of the Kremlin’s positi...
2019-10-02, 20:26

Barra to hold White House meetings with Trump, report says GM CEO Mary Barra is scheduled to meet with White House officials Thursday on a number of topics, including trade, contract talks, and fuel efficienc...
2019-09-05, 14:52

GOP Oversight report finds ‘no evidence’ Interior’s Bernhardt hid meetings Charges that Interior Secretary David Bernhardt violated ethics rules by holding secret meetings with former oil industry pals were “disproved” by Ho...
2019-08-23, 18:52

Rahul Gandhi, In Mood To Quit, Has Series Of Meetings In Delhi Rahul Gandhi broke a self-imposed "ban" and met with leaders like Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy, Nationalist Congress Party leader Sharad P...
2019-05-30, 17:26

UN chief orders travel, meetings, heat cut over cash crisis Meetings canceled. Escalators stopped. Official travel limited. U.N. documents delayed. Air conditioning and heating reduced. These are some of the m...
2019-10-11, 21:52

Turkey's AK Party says nothing wrong with intelligence meetings with Syria despite tensions The AK Party of President Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday there was nothing wrong with Turkey's intelligence agency meeting Syrian counterparts to p...
2019-05-22, 22:13

Delaware court revives Blue Bell Creameries shareholder suit DOVER, Del. (AP) — Delaware’s Supreme Court has overturned the dismissal of a shareholder lawsuit against one the country’s largest ice c...
2019-06-19, 17:00

Bernie Sanders to push for $15/hr minimum wage at Walmart shareholder meeting Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders will attend Walmart's annual shareholder meeting on Wednesday to advocate for workers' rights as the r...
2019-06-05, 07:00

UPDATE 3-General Electric wins partial dismissal of shareholder lawsuit A federal judge in Manhattan on Thursday partially dismissed a lawsuit by investors in General Electric Co that accused the company of concealing $24...
2019-08-30, 08:00

Credit Suisse's top shareholder says no top execs should be fired over ongoing spying scandal (CS) Reuters Top Credit Suisse shareholder Harris Associates warned the firm's reputation could be damaged if any top executives are fired over the surve...
2019-09-27, 16:39

Former GM Europe boss Forster proposed as chair of Hella's shareholder committee Carl-Peter Forster, 65, is an industry veteran who began his career with BMW, where he rose to head of manufacturing, and has led Opel, GM Europe and...
2019-08-19, 17:13

Swiss telecom Sunrise touts UPC deal, blasts shareholder as "self-serving" Sunrise Communications on Thursday escalated its defence of its planned 6.3 billion Swiss franc ($6.41 billion)takeover of Liberty Global's Swiss ass...
2019-08-22, 08:26

UPDATE 1-General Electric wins partial dismissal of shareholder lawsuit A federal judge in Manhattan on Thursday partially dismissed a lawsuit by investors in General Electric Co that accused the company of concealing $24...
2019-08-30, 00:26

UPDATE 2-General Electric wins partial dismissal of shareholder lawsuit A federal judge in Manhattan on Thursday partially dismissed a lawsuit by investors in General Electric Co that accused the company of concealing $24...
2019-08-30, 02:52

RPT-Bernie Sanders to push for $15/hr minimum wage at Walmart shareholder meeting Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders will attend Walmart's annual shareholder meeting on Wednesday to advocate for workers' rights as the r...
2019-06-05, 12:13

UPDATE 1-EQT's largest shareholder sides with Rice nominees in proxy fight Natural gas producer EQT Corp's largest shareholder on Monday extended its support for the nominees of Toby and Derek Rice, the two brothers who sold...
2019-07-01, 15:39

Brazil Banrisul says controlling shareholder mulling share offering - filing Brazilian lender Banco do Estado do Rio Grande do Sul SA said in a securities filing on Tuesday its controlling shareholder is looking to sell a stak...
2019-08-13, 15:26

Amazon Shareholder Tries To Return Purchased Item Directly To Jeff Bezos Amid Amazon's annual shareholders conference where dozens of people joined to discuss issues like renewable energy use and equal pay, a woman called ...
2019-05-23, 11:01

UPDATE 1-BlackRock becomes Authentic Brands' largest shareholder with $875 million stake BlackRock Inc's new private equity fund Long Term Private Capital (LTPC) has completed its maiden investment, taking up an $875 million stake in Auth...
2019-08-11, 22:13

MOVES-D.E. Shaw's top shareholder activist Koffey leaves hedge fund Hedge fund manager Quentin Koffey, who joined D.E. Shaw & Co two years ago from Elliott Management Corp to lead its shareholder activism strategy, ha...
2019-05-24, 04:13

Stocks Tread Water Ahead of Major Central Bank Meetings Investors await a series of central bank policy meetings this week, with the main focus to be on the Federal Reserve, whose members are likely to deb...
2019-06-17, 13:52

Nikkei snaps 10-day winning streak; investors take profits before c.bank meetings Japan's Nikkei share average slipped on Wednesday as investors took profits after a 10-day rally ahead of key central bank meetings in the United Sta...
2019-09-18, 09:52

As meetings begin and U.S. tariffs loom, Mexico hopes for migration deal Mexico can reach an agreement with the United States to resolve a dispute over migration that prompted U.S. President Donald Trump to threaten puniti...
2019-06-03, 15:52

On Rahul Gandhi's Prodding, Congress's 5 Group Meetings To Pick New Chief The Congress's top decision-making body is meeting to choose a new party president, over two months after Rahul Gandhi quit, owning responsibility fo...
2019-08-10, 09:39

SEC spring meetings: Alcohol, gambling, transfer waivers headline key topics Alcohol, gambling and transfers are among the topics to likely come up when the members of SEC get together at their spring meetings.   &#...
2019-05-28, 15:52

Angus Taylor pursued by Labor over rising emissions and grassland meetings In a combative question time the energy minister suggests the Coalition has an ‘open mind’ on nuclear powerAngus Taylor has flagged the Morrison gove...
2019-07-23, 12:52

Sharad Pawar Holds Meetings To Prepare For Maharashtra Assembly Polls Nationalist Congress Party chief Sharad Pawar and other senior leaders are holding meetings to identify candidates for the Maharashtra Assembly polls...
2019-06-21, 17:13

GM CEO Barra set to hold White House meetings Thursday with Trump: sources General Motors Chief Executive Mary Barra is set to meet with U.S. President Donald Trump and White House officials on Thursday to discuss a variety...
2019-09-05, 01:13

Juggling High-Stakes Meetings Abroad, Trump Keeps an Eye on Rivals at Home President Trump offered his analysis of the Democratic presidential debates, and lashed out at a former president, at a news conference at the end of...
2019-06-29, 16:52

Pence Is Staying at Trump’s Ireland Hotel 180 Miles From His Meetings in Dublin Vice President Mike Pence is using taxpayer dollars and his own personal money to stay at the president's hotel in Ireland far from his meetings in D...
2019-09-03, 23:13

It Is Easier To Find Waldo Than It Is To Find Skins Fans At This Skins Home Game [Update] Word started to spread during prime tailgate hours Sunday that the crowd for the afternoon Patriots-Skins game in Landover would be heavily tilted in...
2019-10-07, 03:26

Swiss telecom Sunrise touts $6.4 billion UPC deal, blasts shareholder as 'self-serving' Swiss telecommunications company Sunrise Communications on Thursday escalated its defence of its planned takeover of Liberty Global's Swiss unit UP...
2019-08-22, 09:13

Group of top CEOs says maximizing shareholder profits no longer can be the primary goal of corporations The new statement, released Monday by the Business Roundtable -- whose members are CEOs of America’s largest companies -- suggests balancing the need...
2019-08-19, 15:39

UPDATE 1-Swiss telecom Sunrise touts $6.4 bln UPC deal, blasts shareholder as "self-serving" Swiss telecommunications company Sunrise Communications on Thursday escalated its defence of its planned takeover of Liberty Global's Swiss unit UPC...
2019-08-22, 08:26

Bernie Sanders to push for $15/hour minimum wage at Walmart shareholder meeting Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders will attend Walmart's annual shareholder meeting on Wednesday to advocate for workers' rights as the r...
2019-06-05, 07:26

Sports Illustrated Eventually Holds "Transition Meetings," Lays Off Half Its Staff After setting then canceling “transition meetings” today amid reports of substantial layoffs, Sports Illustrated management rescheduled the two meeti...
2019-10-04, 11:39

UPDATE 2-As meetings begin and U.S. tariffs loom, Mexico hopes for migration deal Mexico can reach an agreement with the United States to resolve a dispute over migration that prompted U.S. President Donald Trump to threaten puniti...
2019-06-03, 17:00

Amit Shah Holds Meetings With Leaders From 3 Assembly Poll-Bound States Union Home Minister and BJP president Amit Shah today held meetings with the party's core group leaders from three Assembly poll-bound states. Party ...
2019-06-09, 18:26

Wall Street mixed ahead of major earnings, key central bank meetings The S&P 500 index pared early gains to tread water on Monday, as investors awaited key central bank meetings for direction on the path of interest ra...
2019-07-22, 18:26

Boris Johnson faces criticism on Brexit ahead of key meetings with French, Germany The prime minister’s office said Monday that the right of EU citizens to work in the U.K. without restrictions would end on Nov. 1 if Britain leaves ...
2019-08-20, 02:52

Sports Illustrated Cancels Dreaded "Transition Meetings" 10 Minutes Before They Were Supposed To Start Staffers at Sports Illustrated lived out an employee’s worst nightmare last night, when they received an email from management instructing them to re...
2019-10-03, 20:26

The Zoom bug that could've let hackers spy on video meetings tapped into people's deepest tech fears A big, public reaction to what should have been a minor fix in the Zoom collaboration tool says more about consumers' growing discomfort about t...
2019-07-14, 16:13

Bond yields, stock prices supported ahead of central bank meetings Asian stock markets held firm and bond yields rose on Wednesday as hopes of diminishing U.S.-China tensions and reduced risk of no-deal Brexit prompt...
2019-09-11, 10:52

Trump’s hard line approach appears to soften in meetings with world leaders President Trump has dismissed criticism that he is failing to make big deals, arguing his patience and relationship building will pay off for the cou...
2019-07-02, 02:52

Trump scraps secret meetings with Afghan, Taliban leaders after deadly bombing President Trump announced Saturday that he had canceled planned secret meetings at Camp David with Taliban and Afghan leaders after the Taliban claim...
2019-09-08, 09:13

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam stocks, FX pause as key central bank meetings loom Latin American stocks held near three-week highs on Monday, and a rally in the region's currencies halted as investors stayed on the sidelines ahead ...
2019-09-09, 22:52

Trump considering replacing Dan Coats as intel chief, holding meetings to discuss possible replacements President Trump is considering replacing Dan Coats as director of national intelligence and is holding informal meetings with potential candidates, n...
2019-07-12, 21:26

Rising bond yields support value stocks ahead of central bank meetings Bond yields climbed and stock markets held firm on Wednesday, as hopes of easing U.S.-China tensions and diminished risk of a no-deal Brexit prompted...
2019-09-11, 10:52

Queen Elizabeth’s ‘displeasure’ grows as ex-PM David Cameron spills details of private meetings Former British Prime Minister David Cameron’s media tour promoting his new memoir sparked an unprecedented royal rebuke this week from Buckingham Pal...
2019-09-20, 17:52

Mayor of St. Louis Park, Minnesota wants city council to restore Pledge of Allegiance at meetings The mayor of St. Louis Park, Minnesota, said Wednesday on "Fox News @ Night" that he wants the city council to keep reciting the Pledge of Allegiance...
2019-07-11, 15:26

Pima County Health Department hosts meetings to discuss proposed tobacco ordinance TUCSON – The Pima County Health Department is hosting meetings to discuss the proposed county ordinance regarding tobacco and electronic nicoti...
2019-09-04, 09:13

CBOE CHAIRMAN AND CEO WILLIAM J. BRODSKY TO PARTICIPATE IN SEC-CFTC JOINT MEETINGS ON REGULATION HARMONIZATION CHICAGO, September 1, 2009 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that August was the most active month of trading during 2009.Averag...
2019-05-22, 17:00

Keanu Stories: fans share unexpected meetings with 'sweet, quiet, nervous' Reeves Outpouring was sparked by a profile of the actor that declared he was ‘too good for this world’ Hands brushing as he picks up a water bottle. A casua...
2019-06-04, 10:26

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos asked to help return customer's package at shareholder’s meeting At an annual shareholder’s meeting, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos was asked by a customer if he could help return her package.   ...
2019-05-24, 23:39

We must mobilise for the climate emergency like we do in war time. Where is the climate minister? | Ian Dunlop and David Spratt Unfortunately, much scientific knowledge produced for climate policy-making is conservative and reticentThe second Morrison ministry contains no one ...
2019-06-03, 03:26

GOP Sen. Inhofe giving out 'Climate Hypocrite Awards' for Global Climate Week As activists around the world protest for Global Climate Change Week, all timed with the U.N. Climate Action Summit, one GOP senator announced Monday...
2019-09-24, 18:39

Teen climate activist urges leaders to admit climate crisis BERLIN — Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg called on world leaders Tuesday to acknowledge the seriousness of global warming and that not enough...
2019-05-29, 01:26

'Historic moment' for indigenous people at climate talks, new climate leader says Climate leader Pasang Dolma Sherpa has just been elected to head the Local Communities and Indigenous Peoples Platform in climate talks. She says ind...
2019-06-27, 20:26

Climate cartoons: an illustrated guide to a major new climate crisis poll The Guardian’s comic artist Susie Cagle draws some conclusions from a major CBS News poll released today as part of Covering Climate NowRead the full...
2019-09-15, 19:26

Chicago Police Have Been Compiling Dossiers on People Who Speak at Police Board Meetings Why would the Chicago Police Department be running background checks on people who sign up to speak at public meetings of the city’s police disciplin...
2019-07-24, 19:13

Billie Eilish and Woody Harrelson teamed up to speak out on climate change: 'We are in a climate emergency' Billie Eilish/YouTube Woody Harrelson and Billie Eilish teamed up to speak out against climate change in a new video. The actor and the "Bad Guy" s...
2019-09-30, 07:00

Amazon signs Climate Pledge to advance Paris Climate Accords goals by 10 years Amazon gave an update on its global sustainability efforts, a day before roughly 1,000 of its workers are expected to walk out to spotlight climate c...
2019-09-19, 21:00

Fox & Friends Go From Mocking Climate Strike to Covering Effects of Climate Change Without Hint of Irony Sorry to all you people attending the global climate strike today, but you are protesting over absolutely nothing—especially not the massive rains an...
2019-09-20, 19:52

EMERGING MARKETS-Emerging market stocks pause ahead of c.bank meetings; FX mixed Emerging market stocks took a breather on Tuesday after four sessions of gains as investors stayed on the sidelines ahead of key central bank meeting...
2019-09-10, 12:52

Climate strike: global climate change protest kicks off in Australia and Pacific – live updates On Friday 20 September millions of people led by Greta Thunberg and students from Sydney to Delhi and Melbourne to London and New York will march for...
2019-09-20, 05:00

Guardian tells staff to use ‘climate crisis’ instead of ‘climate change’ Britain’s Guardian newspaper is officially changing its language concerning climate change, opting to call it instead “climate emergency, crisi...
2019-05-21, 19:00

Cities key to tackling climate crisis – global climate group The world needs to drastically cut its carbon emissions by 2050 to head off the worst effects of climate change. A new report highlights how cities c...
2019-09-19, 11:26

METALS-LME base metals sea-sawed ahead of key policy meetings London base metals traded sideways on Tuesday as investors exercised caution ahead of monetary policy meetings by major central banks this month. ...
2019-07-23, 11:13

'He will not go to sleep': White House staffers reportedly dread foreign trips with Trump aboard Air Force One, where he holds meetings at odd hours and constantly watches Fox News Kevin Lamarque/Reuters White House officials dread flying with President Donald Trump on long foreign trips, according to CNN. Five current and for...
2019-05-26, 03:26

Global climate strike: tens of thousands join climate change protest across Australia – live updates On Friday 20 September millions of people led by Greta Thunberg and students from Sydney to Delhi and Melbourne to London and New York will march for...
2019-09-20, 07:00

Global climate strike: Greta Thunberg and school students lead climate crisis protest – as it happened Millions of people from Sydney to Manila, Dhaka to London and New York are marching for urgent action on climate breakdownWhy the Guardian is changin...
2019-09-21, 05:26

Global climate strike: Greta Thunberg and school students lead climate change protest – live updates On Friday 20 September millions of people from Sydney to Delhi and Melbourne to London and New York will march for urgent action on climate change. F...
2019-09-20, 07:26

Global climate strike: Thousands join Australian rallies as protesters around world demand action on climate change Incredible images show tens of thousands of protesters gathering in Australia as what could be the largest climate protest in history gets under way ...
2019-09-20, 09:52

Global climate strike: Greta Thunberg and school students lead climate crisis protest – live updates Millions of people from Sydney to Manila, Dhaka to London and New York will march for urgent action on climate breakdownWhy the Guardian is changing ...
2019-09-20, 11:26

COMMENTARY: Is climate change changing the political climate? Look at the climate change plans of the Greens and the NDP, because they show what could be on the negotiating table in a minority government, Nathal...
2019-09-27, 17:26

Climate action: Can we change the climate from the grassroots up? The past couple of years will likely go down in history as the ones when climate change really hit. Maybe also, however, as the ones in which people ...
2019-06-13, 16:39

Should We Be Calling Climate Change a 'Climate Crisis'? How we talk about climate change is rapidly shifting as the ramifications of unchecked carbon pollution become ever clearer. The Guardian sped that s...
2019-05-21, 23:26

Stonewall at 50: LGBT activists ask 'what's next?' The Stonewall uprising is celebrating its 50th anniversary. The riots and ensuing protests are credited with spurring the US gay rights movement, but...
2019-06-28, 05:00

G-7 protests: Inside the activists' camp As world leaders prepare to meet in the French resort of Biarritz, hundreds of climate activists and anti-capitalists have gathered in nearby Irun. D...
2019-08-24, 01:13

Greenpeace activists halt BP's North Sea oil rig Greenpeace activists said on Sunday they halted the progress of an oil rig destined for BP Plc's North Sea exploration program off the coast of Scotl...
2019-06-09, 23:13

Two Transgender Activists Are Getting a Monument in New York Marsha P. Johnson and Sylvia Rivera, both key figures in the gay liberation movement, will be honored with a permanent installation in Greenwich Vill...
2019-05-30, 12:26

'What About Atrocities On Us?' Baloch Activists As Pak Raises J&K At UN Pakistan's attempt to corner India on Jammu and Kashmir at the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva wasstymied by Baloch activists, who spoke out agains...
2019-09-12, 12:00

Greenpeace activists board BP oil rig as it is towed out to sea Protesters scale 27,000-tonne rig as it leaves Cromarty Firth to demand end to drilling new wells Environmental campaigners have boarded an oil rig i...
2019-06-10, 00:52

Greenpeace activists stop BP oil rig in North Sea A group of environmentalists have occupied a 27,000 ton oil rig to prevent it being installed off the coast of northern Scotland. They are demanding ...
2019-06-10, 11:13

Russia cracks down on environmental activists The environmental group Ecodefense is being targeted by the Russian authorities for refusing to comply with a law that was heavily criticized interna...
2019-07-22, 13:39

More Greenpeace activists climb on BP drilling rig after arrests Greenpeace activists climbed back on a drilling rig on Friday to keep it from heading to a BP oilfield in the British North Sea, hours after police r...
2019-06-14, 13:52

Activists Say at Least 16 Were Killed in an Airstrike in Northwest Syria (BEIRUT) — An airstrike struck a busy market in a rebel-held town in northwestern Syria on Monday, killing at least 16 people, according to opp...
2019-07-22, 15:00

Activists say 'new Zimbabwe' resembles Robert Mugabe's Zimbabwe’s commitments to respecting and upholding rights are under scrutiny as critics of the government are increasingly abducted and tortured. Suc...
2019-08-29, 20:26

Activists block intersections in nation's capital Hundreds of activists blocked major intersections across the nation's capital, demanding immediate government action on climate change. (Sept. 23) &#...
2019-09-24, 00:39

Hong Kong activists urge US to aid movement Activists involved in months of pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong are appealing to U.S. lawmakers to block the export by American companies of weap...
2019-09-17, 20:39

Bed Bath & Beyond names new directors to placate activists Bed Bath & Beyond said on Wednesday a group of activist investors, which had pushed for sweeping changes at the home-goods retailer, has withdrawn it...
2019-05-29, 19:52

Activists fight deforestation in Turkey's Ida mountains Activists are protesting the construction of a Canadian gold mine in Turkey's Ida mountains. They say the project will harm one of the country's last...
2019-08-06, 05:39

UK eco-activists banned from using boats in street protests Climate-change activists Extinction Rebellion have been banned from using their trademark boats in the last of a series of Summer protests on Friday....
2019-07-19, 18:39

| HK activists take cause to US Congress, urge pressure on Beijing Leaders of Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement have appealed directly to US lawmakers to exert pressure on Beijing, warning that an erosion of the cit...
2019-09-18, 02:13

Syrian activists: At least 14 killed in rebel stronghold BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian activists and rescuers say government warplanes and artillery have pounded the last rebel stronghold in the country, killing at ...
2019-05-29, 13:52

Right-wing activists vandalize EU mission in Israel An anti-asylum seeker activist had spray-painted slogans such as "German money kills Jews" and "EU get out" on the walls of the mission's lobby. The ...
2019-09-16, 13:52

Democratic presidential hopefuls to woo California activists SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Democratic presidential hopefuls have descended on California for a weekend gathering of thousands of party activists. Fourteen ...
2019-06-01, 06:39

Cyberattacks on Egyptian Activists Are Traced to Government A cybersecurity firm says evidence suggests the Egyptian government carried out cyberattacks on journalists, academics, lawyers and rights activists....
2019-10-03, 12:52

Activists Bark Loudly With Smaller Bites The phenomenon of cantankerous shareholders staking their claim on very large companies with ever smaller interests has grown, but in many cases it i...
2019-09-16, 15:26

The Latest: Activists step up trainings for immigrants CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on “know-your-rights” training for immigrants (all times local): 3 p.m. With renewed pledges on mass deportatio...
2019-06-22, 22:13

Activists in Germany demand legalization of abortion Abortion in Germany, while pratically possible for most women, technically remains a criminal offence in all cases. Opponents of the laws want a full...
2019-09-28, 00:13

Sudan activists say internet restored after crackdown Sudanese activists say internet service has been restored in the country, after a weekslong blackout imposed during a deadly crackdown earlier last m...
2019-07-10, 16:00

Activists pushing for federal facial recognition ban A coalition of activist groups representing more than 15 million combined members is pushing for a federal ban on law enforcement’s use of faci...
2019-09-05, 20:00

Animal rights activists score win at Barcelona zoo BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Animal rights activists in Barcelona are celebrating a victory after the Spanish city ordered its municipal zoo to restrict t...
2019-05-23, 11:39

Greenpeace activists board BP oil rig heading for North Sea Campaigners call on firm to abandon plans for new oil wells in face of climate emergencyGreenpeace activists have boarded an oil rig in the Cromarty ...
2019-06-10, 11:26

German art activists to defy tank ban in Dresden A German art activists' collective is planning to put a tank in front of the Saxony state parliament in Dresden in protest against the AfD. But the c...
2019-09-01, 16:39

Greenpeace activists scale 27,000-ton oil rig bound for North Sea Environmental activists have climbed on board a 27,000-ton BP oil rig being towed off the coast of Scotland, vowing to stay put until the company hal...
2019-06-10, 15:13

Argentine activists try again with new bill to legalize abortion The Argentine lower house presented a bill on Tuesday to legalize abortion less than a year after the Senate rejected similar legislation, backed by ...
2019-05-29, 06:26

Activists call for end to family separations with cage installations #NoKidsInCages asks lawmakers to pass Keep Families Together Act by portraying migrant children in cages across New York CityThey lie prone on the gr...
2019-06-12, 17:13

| Ethiopia jails critics in crackdown after killings: activists Ethiopia is using last month's assassination of high-ranking officials as a pretext to arrest critics with no apparent links to the attacks, internat...
2019-07-10, 19:26

Canada civil liberties group says gov’t spied on activists The British Columbia Civil Liberties Association has released thousands of pages of heavily redacted documents purportedly showing the Canadian Secur...
2019-07-09, 02:13

Activists lay flowers at memorial for Hong Kong protester Thousands of people in Hong Kong laid sunflowers and white lilies at a memorial site on Thursday for a man who fell to his death during protests agai...
2019-07-12, 08:52

Berta Cáceres case: a warning for those who would kill activists Trial is notable for highlighting land and nature defender murders that ordinarily go unpunishedThe sentencing on Thursday of seven men accused of mu...
2019-05-21, 14:33

No Hong Kong response as activists’ deadline passes HONG KONG (AP) — A deadline imposed by activist groups for Hong Kong’s government to meet demands including the scrapping of controversial extr...
2019-06-20, 13:00

UFO activists who vowed to storm 'Area 51' turned away by police, K-9 What began as a joke about conspiracy theorists storming a Nevada military installation known as "Area 51" turned into an actual, albeit brief, confr...
2019-09-20, 20:13

Hong Kong activists warn of violence if protests are ignored Young people say they feel they have no choice but to become more radical: ‘They never listen’Brian Chan, a 23-year-old university graduate, was havi...
2019-06-14, 16:26

Activists say US needs to do more to help persecuted Christians abroad, praise Trump An activist who helped reunite a mother with her 17-year-old daughter who was held for 5 years as an ISIS sex slave praised President Trump for calli...
2019-09-24, 08:13

Activists urge Google to break up before regulators force it to Shareholder activists want Google parent Alphabet Inc to break itself up before regulators force the world's biggest internet ad seller to split into...
2019-06-19, 11:26

US surveils border activists and blocks their work, lawsuit says ACLU alleges that government has hampered humanitarian work as it targeted organizers on a secret databaseThe US government has interfered with human...
2019-07-24, 09:39

RPT-London's Heathrow airport says no disruption from activists' drones London's Heathrow Airport said there had been no disruption to operations by climate activists who planned to fly drones near the airport to ground f...
2019-09-13, 08:52

London's Heathrow airport says no disruption from activists' drones London's Heathrow Airport said there had been no disruption to operations by climate activists who planned to fly drones near the airport to ground f...
2019-09-13, 08:26

Russian opposition activists picket for free elections Russian opposition activists staged a string of pickets in central Moscow on Saturday to call for free elections and for charges against protesters d...
2019-08-17, 15:26

Police arrest 12 activists protesting against Amazon doing business with ICE Cambridge police arrested 12 protesters from the lobby of Amazon's Massachusetts office Thursday following a march demanding the e-commerce behemoth ...
2019-09-06, 06:52

'The last fight for Hong Kong': activists gear up over extradition law Fears controversial bill, which has its second reading next week, will allow China to target political enemies with impunityIt has been called “the n...
2019-06-07, 18:13

Activists urge banks not to finance Ugandan oil pipeline A group of 30 international and local campaign groups have petitioned two banks to abandon plans to raise funds to build an oil pipeline to export Ug...
2019-06-08, 04:26

Chinese activists seek U.N. investigation into Tiananmen crackdown More than 20 Chinese activists who took part in the Tiananmen Square pro-democracy movement called on Monday on the United Nations' top human rights ...
2019-06-17, 03:52

Google Urged by Activists to Break Up Before Regulators Force It To Shareholder activists want Google parent Alphabet to break itself up before regulators force the world's biggest Internet ad seller to split into dif...
2019-06-19, 14:52

Russian Web Activists Joust With Kremlin to Keep Internet Free A band of Russian techies and lawyers score wins in protecting web freedom, as they face their biggest challenge yet: trying to stop President Vladim...
2019-08-23, 01:13

Chinese activists seek UN investigation into Tiananmen crackdown More than 20 Chinese activists who took part in the Tiananmen Square pro-democracy movement called on Monday on the United Nations' top human ri...
2019-06-17, 06:00

Labour activists pledge to create most radical manifesto ever Motions going forward to this month’s party conference include a four-day week and the abolition of private schoolsLabour activists are planning to p...
2019-09-11, 10:00

Activists protest killing of Ethiopian Israeli teenager Solomon Teka, a 19-year-old Israeli of Ethiopian origin, was shot dead by an off-duty police officer on Sunday in a town near Haifa. The teenager's k...
2019-07-03, 23:52

Greenpeace activists block BP London HQ demanding end to oil exploration Greenpeace activists blocked the entrance to BP's London headquarters on Monday, demanding one of the world's biggest energy companies ends all new o...
2019-05-21, 14:52

Activists blast Rio gov comment about slum missile strike A human rights official and community activists are criticizing the governor of Rio de Janeiro state for suggesting that a missile be sent to “blow u...
2019-06-16, 03:39

German Extinction Rebellion activists chain themselves to chancellery The campaigners have sent the keys to unlock them inside letters to 13 government ministries. The activists are asking Chancellor Angela Merkel to de...
2019-06-11, 16:13

Kazakh activists call for more protests over presidential vote Anti-government activists called on Monday for more protests in Kazakhstan against what they said was a rigged presidential election result, as polic...
2019-06-11, 13:39

The activists hoping to cause chaos at Europe's busiest airport When a former accountant Linda Davidsen purchased a drone a few days ago, she did so with a very clear plan in mind. She would try to use it to bring...
2019-09-12, 14:52

Kenya court upholds ban on gay sex in major setback for activists Judges in Nairobi say they had not seen enough evidence of discrimination to change lawJudges at Kenya’s high court have rejected a bid to repeal col...
2019-05-24, 16:52

Activists scramble to prevent Uighur man's deportation to China Ablikim Yusuf, who had been living in Pakistan, faces detention and torture if he is sent to China, say supportersHuman rights activists are scrambli...
2019-08-03, 15:13

Cambodia arrests more opposition activists over alleged plots Cambodian authorities arrested six political activists over the weekend for alleged plots to rally in support of former opposition politician Sam Rai...
2019-09-16, 11:52

Tajikistan regime targeting families of political activists From surveillance to outright threats, Tajik authorities are making life difficult for the families of political activists who have fled abroad. DW s...
2019-07-13, 16:39

Make smartphones last longer to cut emissions in EU: activists' report Extending the lifespan of smartphones by just one year would significantly reduce carbon emissions in the European Union, a report from environmental...
2019-09-18, 16:39

U.S. calls for release of political activists held in Cambodia The United States expressed concern on Wednesday over the detention of political activists in Cambodia and called on the government to lift restricti...
2019-09-18, 20:39

Hawaii activists protesting over start of work on telescope Hundreds of demonstrators gathered at the base of Hawaii’s tallest mountain to protest the construction of a giant telescope on land that some Native...
2019-07-15, 18:52

After Letter To PM, 9 Activists Now Write To Mamata Banerjee On Violence Prominent members of Kolkata's civil society, many of whom were among the 49 people who recently wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi against cow-re...
2019-08-19, 23:39

Activists blame Sen. Mike Lee for holding up 9/11 victims fund A Utah senator is holding up a vote to approve bipartisan legislation that would provide for 9/11 victims and their families, infuriating first respo...
2019-07-17, 19:00

The Latest: Activists urge G-20 to press China on rights OSAKA, Japan (AP) — The Latest on the Group of 20 summit meetings in Osaka, Japan (all times local): 1:50 p.m. Pro-democracy activists are urging Gro...
2019-06-28, 07:00

Anti-vaxxers are comparing themselves to civil rights activists White moms in California are protesting against the state’s vaccine mandates — and comparing themselves to civil rights activists, accord...
2019-09-19, 11:00

Pro-democracy activists protest at Hong Kong airport Pro-democracy activists are rallying at Hong Kong’s airport even as the city sought to reassure visitors of their welcome despite the increasing leve...
2019-08-09, 12:00

The Latest: EU urges release of China democracy activists The European Union is mourning the victims of the 1989 crackdown on Tiananmen pro-democracy protests on its 30th anniversary and calling on China to ...
2019-06-04, 07:39

New census evidence is ‘smoking gun’ to Latino legislators, activists Latino leaders say new information on how the Trump administration decided to add a question on citizenship to the 2020 census is the “smoking gun” t...
2019-05-31, 22:39

Abortion-rights activists renew battle in Argentina Abortion rights activists have launched a renewed effort seeking to legalize elective abortions in the homeland of Pope Francis after narrowly fallin...
2019-05-29, 03:26

The Latest: Activists: Sudan military assault clears sit-in KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — The Latest on the Sudanese military’s moves against a sit-in protest camp in the capital (all times local) 11:50 a.m. Su...
2019-06-03, 12:26

Can someone please send mushrooms to all the men’s rights activists out there? | Arwa Mahdawi If Roosh V, rape-apologist and leading voice in the online ‘manosphere’, can change his ways, perhaps psychedelics can advance feminismSign up for th...
2019-05-25, 20:13

Top Opposition Activists Are Arrested in Moscow After Wave of Protests The lawyer Lyubov Sobol, the public face of recent rallies, and two others, were detained in Moscow in a sweep of opposition figures ahead of an elec...
2019-09-03, 03:39

Manchester Extinction Rebellion activists glue themselves to banks Barclays and HSBC targeted on final day of protests against fossil fuel investmentsEnvironmental protesters have glued themselves to banks in Manches...
2019-09-02, 21:13

Polish activists try to save cows condemned to death A herd of about 180 free-roaming cows in Poland must be slaughtered, authorities have ruled, to the dismay of activists fighting to save them as a ca...
2019-05-29, 06:26

Far-left activists emboldened by Tiffany Cabán’s upset win Emboldened lefty activists are threatening Democratic primary challenges against veteran incumbents in next year’s state legislative races in t...
2019-06-27, 21:13

Sudan activists call for ‘justice’ for killed protesters Thousands of Sudanese have flooded the streets of the capital of Khartoum and other cities to mark the 40th day since the deadly dispersal of a prote...
2019-07-13, 16:26

Animal activists glad Happy the elephant staying in Bronx Zoo — for now The Nonhuman Rights Project on Monday obtained a temporary restraining order in Bronx Supreme Court preventing the zoo from moving Happy, age 48, out...
2019-10-03, 07:13

| Malawi activists resume protests over presidential vote result Thousands of people gathered in three cities in Malawi to call for the sacking of the head of the electoral commission, as protests continue over May...
2019-09-18, 20:39

Activists demand facial recognition ban for law enforcement in major new push A coalition of activist groups representing more than 15 million combined members is pushing for a federal ban on law enforcement's use of facial rec...
2019-09-05, 20:26

Activists’ phones targeted by one of the world’s most advanced spyware apps Enlarge (credit: ShellyS / Flickr) Mobile phones of two prominent human rights activists were repeatedly targeted with Pegasus, the highly advanced...
2019-10-12, 17:26

Russian activists: 'There are a lot of laws aimed at the restriction of human rights' Russian historical and civil rights organization Memorial received the Right Livelihood Award in 2004. 15 years on, Memorial continues to bring cases...
2019-08-01, 11:52

FIFA says wrong to stop Iran activists in World Cup stadiums NICE, France (AP) — FIFA says it was wrong for people campaigning for women to be allowed into Iranian soccer stadiums to be removed from a WomenR...
2019-06-18, 14:26

Anti-fracking activists breached injunction, judge rules Trio taken to court by Cuadrilla after taking part in ‘lock-on’ at Blackpool site last yearThree anti-fracking protesters have been found to have bre...
2019-06-28, 17:39

Extinction Rebellion activists convicted of public order offences Three protesters found guilty despite intervention of shadow chancellor in their supportThree Extinction Rebellion activists involved in protests in ...
2019-08-22, 20:00

Second Day Of Hong Kong Protests, Activists To Target Mainland Shoppers Hong Kong protesters are set to rally for a second day on Sunday in an area popular with mainland Chinese shoppers as anger over the government's han...
2019-07-14, 09:52

Hong Kong protests fade as activists mull next steps HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong’s government headquarters has reopened as the number of protesters gathered outside dwindled to a few dozen. The dem...
2019-06-18, 06:26

In Germany, Activists Battle Food Waste By Dumpster Diving Objects disposed of in a bin on private grounds remain the property of the person who threw them away until they are collected by the dump truck. Nev...
2019-06-18, 12:26

French activists protest Amazon for destroying environment, jobs Protestors called on the government to block authorization for three new Amazon warehouses slated to open around France. They accuse the company of k...
2019-07-03, 16:13

Russian police carry out mass raids against opposition activists Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny says searches show ‘Putin is very angry’ after Moscow pollsRussian law enforcement authorities have carried out mass ra...
2019-09-12, 14:26

In hotbed of Sudan's uprising, activists torn over transition deal The Khartoum district of Burri was a fulcrum of the uprising against Sudan's former leader Omar al-Bashir and the generals who replaced him, its resi...
2019-07-10, 17:39

U.N. urges better protection of journalists, activists as Mexico murders climb A Mexican government program to protect journalists and activists is underfunded and cannot guarantee safety amid widespread impunity and threats, th...
2019-08-27, 00:26

Activists step up trainings amid Trump deportation threats CHICAGO (AP) — With renewed pledges on mass deportations, immigrant rights activists have fine-tuned and ramped up one of their most basic organizing...
2019-06-22, 22:13