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Trump vs. Thunberg: The climate crisis could dominate Davos

Trump vs. Thunberg: The climate crisis could dominate Davos

US President Donald Trump and environmental activist Greta Thunberg are getting top billing at Davos this year as the conference for global elites turns its attention to the climate crisis and sustainability. The World Economic Forum’s 50th annual meeting begins Monday, drawing 3,000 of the world’s richest and most powerful people to a picturesque skiing…MORE

Pork markets to become a big winner in the US-China trade truce

Pork markets to become a big winner in the US-China trade truce

Just a day after the United States and China signed a phase 1 trade deal, The US Department of Agriculture released a report that delivers another optimistic message to US farmers: Chinese demand for pork is likely to boost the US pork markets in 2020. The latest USDA report shows that 26.5% of US pork…MORE

Gas heating is the biggest threat to Britain’s climate goal

Gas heating is the biggest threat to Britain’s climate goal

The United Kingdom made history last year when it became the first major economy to commit to pumping no more greenhouse gases into the atmosphere than it removes by 2050. Dozens of countries have since followed its lead to achieve “net zero” emissions, and with three decades to go before the deadline, Britain’s progress provides…MORE

Capitol Hill press corps shows support for Manu Raju after GOP senator’s smear

Capitol Hill press corps shows support for Manu Raju after GOP senator’s smear

The Capitol Hill press corps on Friday rallied behind Manu Raju, CNN’s senior congressional correspondent, after Republican Sen. Martha McSally of Arizona insulted him on Thursday. The Radio and Television Correspondents Association, which represents scores of journalists who cover Congress, said McSally’s comment was “inappropriate anywhere, but particularly in the halls of the Congress.” When…MORE

Best Buy opens investigation into allegations of misconduct by CEO

Best Buy opens investigation into allegations of misconduct by CEO

Best Buy is investigating allegations of misconduct against its CEO Corie Barry, a company spokesperson said on Friday. The board launched the review after receiving a letter containing the allegations, the spokesperson said. “Best Buy takes allegations of misconduct very seriously,” the spokesperson said in an emailed statement to CNN Business. “Upon the receipt of…MORE

Boeing discovers issue with 737 Max flight computers, source says

Boeing discovers issue with 737 Max flight computers, source says

Boeing’s troubled 737 Max has run into a new glitch. During a recent technical review involving the Max, Boeing observed an issue with the plane’s flight computers, according to a source familiar with the matter. The source said the issue is not related to the software revisions Boeing made to address the cause of two…MORE

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