Global alliance for phasing out coal not fit for purpose, says NGO

An attempt by the UK government to encourage countries and businesses around the world to quit…

Democrats’ surprising 2-man team to hold the Senate

One is a low-key former astronaut who preaches moderation and collaboration. The other is a progressive…

Regulators missing pollution’s effect on marine life, study finds

Increasing chemical and plastic pollution are “significant” contributors to the decline of fish and other aquatic…

Dearth from above: aerial images of a vanishing America – in pictures

Lordstown, Ohio The General Motors plant in Lordstown, Ohio produced some of the best-selling cars of…

How a hi-tech search for Genghis Khan is helping polar bears

Genghis Khan got his dying wish: despite attempts by archaeologists and scientists to find the Mongolian…

Country diary: across the hillsides of heather, the fallen parachutes of spiders

It is a perfect day to be an aeronaut in the Lake District: bright and beautiful…

April’s ‘pink’ supermoon across the world – in pictures

The supermoon over the Cathedral in Santiago de Compostela in northwest Spain. Photograph: Lavandeira jr/EPA A…

McCarthy-Cheney divide deepens at GOP retreat

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy speaks during his weekly news conference. | Drew Angerer/Getty Images ORLANDO…

Redistricting kicks off ruthless year of House infighting

Republican Rep. Alex Mooney says he is definitely running for reelection. But his next race will…

‘Center of the universe’: Pennsylvania Democrats brace for midterm battle

SCRANTON, Pa. — Democrats sighed with relief when the state of Joe Biden’s blue-collar birthplace slid…