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For U.N.'s Ban, climate deal is personal victory after setbacks

By Alister Doyle & Bruce Wallace PARIS (Reuters) – U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon was among the most jubilant – & most relieved – of the leaders raising their arms on…

Key points of the landmark Paris climate agreement

LE BOURGET, France (AP) — U.N. climate talks reached a milestone Saturday when more than 190 countries adopted the first accord asking all countries to join the fight against global…

For China, climate deal is imperfect but huge step forward

By David Stanway PARIS (Reuters) – For China, the world's biggest greenhouse gas emitter, the global climate accord reached in Paris marked a huge step towards greener growth that safeguards…

Key points of the landmark Paris climate agreement

LE BOURGET, France (AP) — U.N. climate talks reached a milestone Saturday when more than 190 countries adopted the first accord asking all countries to join the fight against global…

With landmark climate accord, world marks turn from fossil fuels

By Alister Doyle & Barbara Lewis PARIS (Reuters) – The global climate summit in Paris forged a landmark agreement on Saturday, setting the course for a historic transformation of the…

Analysis – A la carte action on climate change

By Bruce Wallace PARIS (Reuters) – At the end of bargaining, when the last bracketed differences in diplomatic language were [resolved] [dropped] [glossed over], the global climate accord that emerged…

Key elements in international climate change deal reached in Paris

The final text of a n ew international climate alter deal has been published. Here are its key elements: :: A long term goal to limit temperature rises to "well…

Paris climate talks: Nations close in on deal as final draft presented

Countries are to be presented with the final draft of an international climate alter deal as two weeks of tough negotiations draw to an end. Ministers from more than 190…

Stocks around the world fall as investors fear slide in oil

NEW YORK (AP) — Another drop in the price of oil rattled stock investors around the world on Friday, with steep losses in Europe & the U.S., where a major…

Final Push For Deal At Paris Climate Talks

Ministers from more than 190 countries have been working through the night in an effort to reach a historic deal on climate change. Talks at the United Nations summit in…