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U.S. youth plan Washington rally to protest climate inaction

Mar 18 2019

WASHINGTON Hundreds of youngsters are planning to skip school to join a rally in Washington on Friday as part of what organizers are calling an international Youth Climate Strike to seek action on climate change. | Video

U.S. youth rally in Washington protests climate inaction

Mar 15 2019

WASHINGTON Hundreds of youngsters skipped school to rally in Washington on Friday as part of what organizers called an international youth climate strike to seek action on climate change.

U.S. youth rally in Washington protests climate inaction

Mar 15 2019

WASHINGTON Hundreds of youngsters skipped school to rally in Washington on Friday as part of what organizers called an international youth climate strike to seek action on climate change.

Schools work to restore routine to children of lost Paradise

Dec 03 2018

CHICO, Calif. For two dozen third-graders who survived the massive wildfire that largely obliterated Paradise, California, school is now the small home of their teacher, Sheri Eichar: Reading center on the couch, math in the kitchen nook, language in the corner. | Video

California wildfire survivors face new challenge: rebuilding

Dec 02 2018

CHICO, Calif. Rebuilding Paradise, California, after it was leveled by fire three weeks ago will pose a new massive challenge to the devastated mountain community - starting with complicated insurance claims for nearly 14,000 lost homes.

Search for remains in California's deadliest wildfire officially ends

Nov 29 2018

CHICO, Calif. Three weeks after flames incinerated most of a Northern California town in the deadliest U.S. wildfire in a century, the search for more human remains has officially ended with at least 88 people confirmed dead and nearly 200 still listed as missing.

Some 88 killed, 196 missing three weeks after Camp Fire began: sheriff

Nov 29 2018

CHICO, Calif. At least 88 people have been killed and 196 people are listed as missing three weeks after the deadliest wildfire in California history torched a small mountain community leaving it in smoldering ruins, authorities said on Wednesday.

Children, activists rally in support of climate change lawsuit

Oct 30 2018

EUGENE, Ore. Activists rallied in Oregon and other states on Monday in support of young plaintiffs whose lawsuit against the U.S. government over the impact of climate change is under review by the U.S. Supreme Court.

Right-wing protesters and opponents square off in Portland

Aug 05 2018

PORTLAND, Ore. Four people were arrested late Saturday as scores of right-wing and anti-fascist demonstrators squared off in Portland, Oregon, where four people were injured in similar rallies on June 30, police said. | Video

Rare total solar eclipse spreads wonder across United States

Aug 24 2017

CHARLESTON, S.C./SHERIDAN, Oregon As millions of awestruck Americans cast their gaze skyward on Monday at the extraordinary sight of a total solar eclipse, one Connecticut man had his eyes set firmly on a different prize. | Video

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