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More than one in four deaths in children under five are linked to polluted environments, according to two new World Health Organization reports published Monday....

Australia was counting the cost to property and livestock Monday after firefighters battled weekend blazes in some of the hottest conditions on record....

China has established a single network to monitor air pollution levels across the country, as the government attempts to control the spread of information about the...

Hong Kong flag carrier Cathay Pacific will switch to biofuels made from landfill rubbish on select long haul flights, reports said Tuesday, in an effort to cut harmful...

French investigators will probe automaker Renault over suspected "cheating" in emissions tests of diesel motors, the Paris prosecutors office said Friday....

Floods triggered by heavy rains and a river bursting its banks have killed at least 50 people and left thousands homeless in the southwest Democratic Republic of Congo,...

South Africa's all-female "Black Mambas" anti-poaching team had never lost a rhino since they were formed in 2013, but the killing of two animals earlier this month...

Developed oil, gas and coal reserves, if exhausted, are enough to push Earth well past the threshold for dangerous climate change,...

Allowing mangrove forests to recover naturally result in more resilient habitats that benefit both wildlife and people, say...

Washington and much of the U.S. East Coast are being pounded by a major winter storm expected to dump around 60 centimeters of snow on much of the region.

Winds of up to 80 kilometers per hour are expected to create near whiteout...

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