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Arctic posts record warmth over land, less ice in its ocean

NEW YORK (AP) — The warming Arctic has set another record. The average air temperature over Arctic land reached 2.3 degrees F (1.3 degrees C) above average for the year…

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Alibaba inks exclusive tie-ups with global brands to sell in China

By Mari Saito SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Alibaba Group Holding Ltd has signed exclusive partnerships with more than 20 apparel brands including Zara & Timberland, the Chinese e-commerce giant said…

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Arctic nations bar commercial fishing around North Pole

Nations with territory in the Arctic on Thursday agreed to ban unregulated fishing in the rapidly melting international waters around the North Pole, amid fears they could be targeted by…