Hailing Cooperation, US And China Join Global Climate Deal Setting aside their cyber and maritime disputes, President Barack Obama and China's President Xi Jinping on Saturday sealed their nations' participation in last year's Paris climate change agreement. They hailed their new era of climate cooperation as the best chance for saving the planet.
Activists Demand Faster, Farther-Reaching Action On Climate Change In NYCThe People’s Climate Movement came to the steps of City Hall Friday to send a message to Mayor Bill de Blasio.
Connecticut Governor Joins Fight To Reduce Global Climate ChangeConnecticut is moving forward with big changes to reduce carbon emissions in the state.
Environmentalists At Rally: NYC Should Commit To 100 Percent Renewable Energy By 2030Their ideas run the gamut from saving community gardens to making all cars that travel in New York City run on electricity.
Cuomo Signs Climate Change Agreement, Says Denying Global Warming Isn't A Survival PlanThe ambitious emissions reduction plan is called the Under Two MOU.
David Letterman To Return To TV In Series On Climate ChangeDavid Letterman will return to TV next year to help draw attention to the effects of climate change when he appears on an episode of ``Years of Living Dangerously.''
Climate Change Blamed For Pushing Lobsters Out Of Long Island SoundCommercial lobster boats in New York landed 112 metric tons of lobsters in 2013, a record low.
Mayor De Blasio Announces New Greenhouse Gas Emissions Cuts At Vatican ConferenceMayor Bill de Blasio is in Vatican City attending a conference on climate change aimed at keeping up the pressure on national leaders ahead of climate talks in Paris later this year.
Pharrell Williams Advocates For Greener Jobs, Climate Change ActionPharrell Williams' push for measures that prevent climate change is picking up more momentum as he asks leaders to create greener jobs and save the planet in a recent video.
NOAA: $9M For Projects To Mitigate Climate Change ThreatsThe National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is offering $9 million in grants to help coastal communities deal with extreme weather, changing ocean conditions and climate hazards.
Study: Man-Made Global Warming To Cause 95 Percent Of Very Hot Days By 2050If you find yourself sweating out a day that is monstrously hot, chances are you can blame humanity. A new report links three out of four such days to man's effects on climate.
UN Chief To Open Vatican Climate Change ConferenceU.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will open a key Vatican meeting this month on Pope Francis' highly anticipated teaching document on climate change.