Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Forests play an important role as "carbon sinks" by absorbing and storing CO2 emissions, but a new study finds that that droughts—expected to become more frequent with climate change—deal that climate-buffering power a blow. The findings, published this week in the journal...
Common Dreams staff
Ending a nearly two-day standoff, Greenpeace activists who had successfully...
Jon Queally, staff writer
Killing of 18-month-old boy and injuries to his family called 'consequence of a...

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Talk about powerful visuals: Ray Tensing, fired Cincinnati wannabe cop who shot Samuel DuBose in the head - we don't need "allegedly" thanks to chilling video - appeared in court Thursday in handcuffs and jail stripes to plead not guilty to executing a man over a missing license plate in what prosecutors called "without question a murder." Indictment isn't conviction, but still: The cuffs and stripes led DuBose's grieving family to hope for "some kind of justice."

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