Climate Change

FILE - In this May 17, 2019 file photo, Smog blankets the sky in Mexico City. Both lower schools and universities were closed for a third straight day for the pollution alert triggered by smoke from ongoing brush fires combined with the lack of rain. (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte, File)
AP
September 29, 2019 - 5:53 am
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The planet is heating. Island nations are slipping away. A Pakistan-India nuclear war could be a "bloodbath." Governments aren't working together like they used to. Polarization is tearing us apart. Killing. Migration. Poverty. Corruption. Inequality. Sovereignty violations...
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Mark Freie
September 21, 2019 - 10:46 am
Thousands of signs filled the St. Paul streets on Friday during the Minnesota Youth Climate Strike's third National Strike; however, one group marching towards the Minnesota State Capitol carried something a little different. Related: Minnesota Youth Climate Strike draws thousands Ulla Nilsen's...
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Mark Freie
September 20, 2019 - 2:17 pm
Thousand of Minnesota students gathered Western Sculpture Park Friday morning with one goal: fight climate change. It was the third annual Minnesota Youth Climate Strike, which joined a Youth Climate Strike going on worldwide. Among the students taking part in the strike was Spring Lake Park High...
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Mark Freie
September 06, 2019 - 10:14 am
In an effort to improve service reliability for Metro Transit buses, new bright-red bus lanes debuted Friday morning in Uptown. Officials from Metro Transit and the City of Minneapolis celebrated the debut of the new lanes Friday morning at the Uptown Transit Station. "Right now, this corridor gets...
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Lindsey Peterson
September 05, 2019 - 8:42 am
Minnesota Senator and presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar participated in a CNN Climate Crisis Town Hall Wednesday night, in which each of the 10 candidates was given a platform to discuss how they would handle climate issues. Here are our 5 key takeaways from Klobuchar's interview with CNN's Erin...
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