Jon Queally, staff writer
President Barack Obama has authorized the use of airstrikes against targets inside Syria in order to defend Western-backed fighters now operating on the ground, according to administration officials who spoke with journalists off the record over the weekend and later confirmed by the Pentagon....
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
"This plan is a good first step but not enough for Obama to hang his climate legacy on," said Karthik Ganapathy, U.S. communications manager for the climate action group 350.org. (Image: Screen shot from White House video)
President Barack Obama declared Sunday that his administration is poised to...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
"The problem is that the ground rules could restrict journalists from reporting what's right in front of their eyes," noted Michael Calderone in the Huffington Post. (Photo: Alamy)
Major media outlets granted access to Koch Brothers' affair in exchange for...

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In the face of increasingly catastrophic climate news - rising sea levels, wildfires, drought - a team of Russian photographers with the non-profit AirPano have taken to the air in helicopters, airplanes, dirigibles and hot air balloons to offer virtual and panoramic tours of the planet's most stunning locations, urban to wilderness, to remind us what's at stake. Take note.