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Sun, 23 Sep 2018 21:46:15 -0400
Rain-gorged river still poses flood threat in Hurricane Florence's aftermath
  Rain-swollen rivers in North and South Carolina kept rising on Sunday and were forecast to remain at flood level for days, the National Weather Service said more than a week after the landfall of Hurricane Florence, already blamed for at least 40 deaths.


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Sun, 23 Sep 2018 18:41:46 -0400
California urges Trump administration to abandon fuel rule plan
  California's top air regulator urged the Trump administration on Sunday to abandon a plan to freeze fuel efficiency standards through 2026, as automakers urged state and federal regulators to reach agreement to extend nationwide rules.


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Sun, 23 Sep 2018 16:00:38 -0400
Germany, carmakers to continue diesel talks: transport minister
  Carmakers and German government representatives failed to reach a compromise on Sunday over potential hardware retrofits for older diesel vehicles, with the country's transport minister saying further talks would take place in the coming week.


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Sun, 23 Sep 2018 08:12:12 -0400
France to increase funding for incentives to phase out polluting vehicles
  French environment minister Francois de Rugy said on Sunday that the 2019 government budget would include 570 million euros ($669.69 million) to fund incentives to switch to less polluting vehicles, a 180 million euro increase from 2018.


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Sun, 23 Sep 2018 05:04:39 -0400
In Nigeria, Shell’s onshore roots still run deep
  Royal Dutch Shell wants to reweight its footprint in Nigeria to focus on oil and gas fields far offshore, away from the theft, spills, corruption and unrest that have plagued the West African country's onshore industry for decades.


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Sun, 23 Sep 2018 05:04:39 -0400
Timeline: Shell's operations in Nigeria
  Royal Dutch Shell pioneered Nigeria's oil and gas industry and remains a major investor in the West African country. But over the decades it has come under fire over spills in the Delta region and struggles with oil theft, corruption and oil-fueled violence.


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Sun, 23 Sep 2018 02:29:54 -0400
Earthquake of 6.4 magnitude strikes off Guam: USGS
  A 6.4 magnitude earthquake struck off the U.S. territory of Guam on Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey said. There were no immediate reports of damage or casualties.


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Sat, 22 Sep 2018 22:07:02 -0400
Carolina communities race to beat dangerous flooding from Florence
  Communities in North and South Carolina along waterways to the Atlantic coast faced rising floods on Saturday more than a week after the arrival of Hurricane Florence, which has killed at least 40 people.


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Sat, 22 Sep 2018 13:31:44 -0400
German agency pours doubt on incentives to trade old diesels
  The German Environment Agency (UBA) said on Saturday it was doubtful about the environmental benefits of introducing incentives for drivers of older diesel vehicles to trade them in for newer models.


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Sat, 22 Sep 2018 05:59:39 -0400
U.S. backs protecting Yellowstone’s northern gateway from mining
  New mining claims should be banned for 20 years on more than 30,000 acres north of Yellowstone National Park to preserve scenery, wildlife habitat, waterways and outdoor recreation that fuels tourism in nearby Montana towns, the U.S. Forest Service said Friday.


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Fri, 21 Sep 2018 20:28:14 -0400
'You better pray:' More flooding in Carolinas a week after Florence
  Residents of Georgetown County, South Carolina, where five rivers flow into the ocean, were preparing on Friday for a deluge of water in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence, which has killed at least 40 people.


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Fri, 21 Sep 2018 20:28:14 -0400
Duke shuts natgas plant due to Florence floods, coal ash leak feared
  Duke Energy Corp said it shut down a North Carolina natural gas plant due to flooding as the deluge of water continued in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence, which has killed more than 40 people.


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Fri, 21 Sep 2018 20:12:16 -0400
NHC says 60 percent chance of cyclone off Windward Islands
  A low pressure system located about 400 miles east of the Windward Islands has a 60 percent chance of becoming a tropical cyclone in the next 48 hours, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said on Friday.


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Fri, 21 Sep 2018 18:19:18 -0400
Harsh climate: The struggle to track global sea level rise
  A loud rumble jolted climate scientist David Holland just before he went to sleep inside his fiberglass bear-resistant dome, set up next to a frozen fjord in Greenland. He scrambled outside into the sunlit night at about 11 p.m.


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Fri, 21 Sep 2018 17:46:15 -0400
Keystone XL pipeline route would not harm environment: State Department
  The U.S. State Department on Friday issued an environmental assessment of a revised route for the Keystone XL crude pipeline that concluded it would not harm water or wildlife, clearing a hurdle for the project that has been pending for a decade.


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Fri, 21 Sep 2018 17:11:31 -0400
Argentina bets on $600 million satellite to boost agriculture sector
  Argentina is launching a new microwave imaging satellite to monitor natural disasters and soil moisture, in a long-term bid to bolster the farm sector, an industry that has historically been the backbone of the country's economy.


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Fri, 21 Sep 2018 16:51:25 -0400
NHC sees 40 percent chance of cyclone east of Windward Islands
  A well-defined low pressure system located about 500 miles (805 km) east of the Windward Islands has a 40 percent chance of becoming a tropical cyclone in the next 48 hours, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said on Friday.


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Fri, 21 Sep 2018 15:34:13 -0400
Over 54,000 still without power in Carolinas after Florence
  More than 54,000 homes and businesses in the Carolinas were still without power on Friday, a week after Hurricane Florence hit the North Carolina coast on Sept. 14, according to local power companies.


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Fri, 21 Sep 2018 13:56:47 -0400
NHC sees 30 percent chance of cyclone near Cape Verde
  A low pressure system about 600 miles (966 km) south-southeast of the Cape Verde islands has a 30 percent chance of developing into a tropical cyclone in the next 48 hours, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said on Friday.


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Fri, 21 Sep 2018 10:51:53 -0400
Merkel to hold diesel talks as allies demand hardware fix
  German Chancellor Angela Merkel will hold a high-level meeting on Sunday to discuss whether to require the car industry to carry out costly hardware upgrades for older diesel vehicles to reduce inner-city pollution, government sources said.


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