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UN: Carbon-cutting pledges by countries nowhere near enough

The newest pledges by countries to cut greenhouse gas emissions are falling far short of what’s needed to limit global warming to what the Paris climate accord seeks, a new United Nations report finds. So the U.N.’s climate chief is telling nations to go back and try harder. Most countries — especially top carbon polluters…

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Garland pledges ‘equal justice’ and independence from politics

Merrick Garland’s confirmation process for U.S. attorney general is underway. Mr. Garland has said he will focus on civil rights, confront extremism and domestic terrorism, and restore the Justice Department’s political independence.

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EU pledges vaccine Controllers will not hit UK supplies

Von der Leyen vows BioNTech/Pfizer orders from Belgium will not be disrupted during tense call with Johnson

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Yellen pledges U.S. Treasury Collaboration with UK, Germany on pandemic, climate, taxes

Yellen pledges U.S. Treasury cooperation with UK, Germany on pandemic, climate, taxes

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Biden pledges to keep bans on Travelers from UK and Europe

President-elect signals intentions after outgoing Trump administration moves to lift restrictions

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Biden pledges Additional Stimulation as Democrats win control of Senate

Georgia election victories give president-elect a clearer path to deliver on party’s top priorities