Key trade official Willems to exit White House in midst of...

(Reuters) - Clete Willems, a top trade official in President Donald Trump’s White House who's been an important figure in negotiations with China, is...

Why an unbuilt Moscow Trump tower caught Mueller’s attention

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - An intriguing subject of focus in Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation inside the Kremlin’s role in the 2019 U.S. election can...

New Brazil government backs former outlaw indigenous farmers

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazil’s new right-wing government is backing an indigenous tribe that's fined with the previous administration for commercial farming practices banned on...

Fourteen NGOs oppose London Metal Exchange offers ban tainted cobalt

LONDON (Reuters) - Fourteen non-governmental organizations (NGOs) including Amnesty and Global Witness have opposed plans via the London Metal Exchange to ban cobalt tainted...

Brazil set to ban upstream tailings dams after collapse kills hundreds

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazil’s mining agency titans ban upstream tailings dams employed for storing mining waste, a director within the National Mining Agency (ANM)...

Death toll in massive California wildfire revised down by one

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The death toll in California’s deadliest and quite a few destructive wildfire was revised down by one, to 85, on...

Democrats float ‘Green New Deal’ to conclude fossil fuel era

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democrats on Thursday presented a “Green New Deal” that might eliminate U.S. greenhouse gas emissions just a decade, a feat to...

No titans review gas fracking rules: British government

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s government is without any plans to review regulations for fracking gas in the united states, it said on Thursday, following...

Australia will easily meet Paris climate accord target: study

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Australia is on track to meet its carbon emissions target within the Paris Climate accord some time before 2030, due to...

Part of Keystone oil pipeline remains shut after potential leak

(Reuters) - A little of TransCanada Corp’s Keystone oil pipeline remained shut on Thursday for investigation from a possible leak on its right-of-way near...