Australia

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
After international outcry and fierce opposition from environmental groups, developers of Australia's Abbot Point coal terminal are reportedly scrapping plans to dump millions of tons of dredged sediment on the Great Barrier Reef. According to the Australian Financial Review , the developers—North Queensland Bulk Ports, GVK Hancock and Adani Group...
Jon Queally, staff writer
Prime Minister Dmitri Medvedev on Thursday officially announced Russia's one...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
After WikiLeaks released a secret gag order in Australia blocking the country's...

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