Minneapolis funeral of Black man shot by police draws hundreds of mournersUnited States · 7:22 PM UTC
Hundreds of mourners filed into a Minneapolis church on Thursday for the funeral of Daunte Wright, a Black man whose shooting by police after a routine traffic stop has raised fresh concerns over the way police officers treat people of color.
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Environment · 6:36 PM UTCU.S., other countries deepen climate goals at Earth Day summit
The United States and other countries hiked their targets for slashing greenhouse gas emissions at a global climate summit hosted by President Joe Biden, an event meant to resurrect U.S. leadership in the fight against global warming.
Sustainable BusinessU.S. moves to withdraw Trump rule barring California vehicle emissions regulations
The Biden administration said on Thursday it is moving to withdraw a Trump administration rule that sought to bar states from setting vehicle emissions rules or set zero emission vehicle mandates.