Four days after President Trump announced his intention to withdraw from the Paris climate agreement, the top American official in China, David Rank, tendered his resignation, citing the president's decision. Rank, who served 27 years in the foreign service, sits…
By PBS NewsHour
Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks join Judy Woodruff to discuss the week’s news, including President Donald Trump’s move to withdraw the United States from a global agreement aimed at curbing climate change-causing carbon emissions.
By PBS NewsHour
At least 87 mayors have adopted their own version of the Paris accord by Friday afternoon.
By Gretchen Frazee, Dave Berndtson
EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt dodged the question of whether the president believes climate change is real and a threat to the U.S.
By Erica R. Hendry
By Matthew Pennington, Associated Press
The world's largest emitter of man-made carbon dioxide, considered a top cause of climate change, is already making rapid progress toward its Paris goal of stopping emissions growth by 2030.
By Annie Sneed, Scientific American
A detailed analysis shows how much more carbon dioxide each of Trump’s climate policy changes would send into the atmosphere.
"This is not the future we want for our children," Macron said, adding "France will not give up the fight."…
By Erica R. Hendry, Dan Cooney, Jessica Yarvin
The decision sparked a storm of reactions from lawmakers, foreign leaders and industry executives who largely feared what the exit would mean.
By Julie Pace and Jill Colvin, Associated Press
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump declared Thursday he was withdrawing the U.S. from the landmark Paris climate agreement, striking a major blow to worldwide efforts to combat climate change and distancing the country from many allies abroad. He said the…
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