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UN conference recognizes climate deal

COPENHAGEN (AP) — The U.N. climate conference has agreed to recognize a political accord brokered by President Barack Obama with China and other emerging...

UN chief says ‘we have a deal’ on climate change

COPENHAGEN (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says "we have a deal" after a climate conference in Copenhagen decided to recognize a political accord...

Divided climate talks end with compromise deal

historic U.N. climate talks after a 31-hour negotiating marathon, with delegates accepting a U.S.-brokered compromise that gives billions in climate aid to poor Two...

Forest plan gets the ax at UN climate talks

COPENHAGEN (AP) — A plan to protect the world's biologically rich tropical forests by paying poor nations to protect them was shelved Saturday after...

China: Climate talks yielded ‘positive’ results

BEIJING (AP) — China, the world's largest emitter of greenhouse gases, lauded Sunday the outcome of a historic U.N. climate conference that ended with...

Obama raced clock, chaos, comedy for climate deal

WASHINGTON (AP) — It was almost unthinkable. The president of the United States walked into a meeting of fellow world leaders and there wasn't...

Climate reality: Voluntary efforts not enough

COPENHAGEN (AP) — Around the world, countries and capitalism are already working to curb global warming on their own, with or without a global...

Germany’s Merkel defends climate accord

BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel is defending the much-criticized outcome of the Copenhagen climate summit as a first step that paves the...

Europe feels left out in cold on climate deal

LONDON (AP) — It's a climate deal that has Europe feeling left out in the cold. The continent that used to take the lead in...

UN climate chief urges avoiding blame over summit

AMSTERDAM (AP) — The top U.N. climate official said Wednesday that though the Copenhagen global warming summit went sour, countries should avoid blaming each...

600 detained at climate rally urging bold pact

COPENHAGEN (AP) — Tens of thousands of protesters marched through the chilly Danish capital and 600 were detained Saturday in a mass rally to...

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