All News Articles for 2018-11-12

Monday, November 12, 2018
A home burns as the Camp Fire moves through the area on November 9, 2018 in Magalia, California. Fueled by high winds and low humidity, the rapidly spreading Camp Fire ripped through the town of Paradise and has quickly charred 70,000 acres and has destroyed numerous homes and businesses in a matter of hours.  (Photo: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) Demands for 'Real Climate Action' as Death Toll From California Wildfires Hits Grim Record
"This is not the new normal. This is the new abnormal," said California Gov. Jerry Brown
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Tax March New Progressive Petition Targets Potential Scope of Trump's Corruption
"The American people gave Democrats a mandate for oversight and accountability of the Trump administration. That starts with investigating Donald Trump's tax returns."
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'We Have Got to End Starvation Wages': Bernie Sanders to Re-Introduce $15 Minimum Wage Bill in First Week of New Congress
"Workers and their families cannot make it on $9 an hour or $10 an hour—or even less," the Vermont senator said in a statement
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French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife Brigitte Macron accompany U.S. President Donald Trump and the first lady, Melania Trump after their lunch at the Elysee Presidential Palace on November 10, 2018 in Paris, France. (Photo: Chesnot/Getty Images) Trump a No-Show at Peace Forum as Nations Rebuke Nationalism
"The concern I have is that blinkered nationalist views may gain ground once again," warned German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
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Urging House Democrats to Go Bold on Climate, Group Says Probing Fossil Fuel Giants Must Be a 'Top Priority'
"The science is clear: we need climate solutions now, and we don't have a moment to lose," 350.org declared in a new petition
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President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally  at the McKenzie Arena November 4, 2018 in Chattanooga, Tennessee. 'You Sound Nervous': Gillum Mocks Trump as President Demands End to Florida Recount
"Ignore the rantings of this president and count every vote," Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) wrote on Twitter
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Using removable paint, activists sprayed anti-fracking slogans on the entrance of the U.K.'s energy department building in London. (Photo: Extinction Rebellion/Twitter) 'The Political System Is Failing Us': British Energy Dept Blockaded to Protest Climate Inaction and Fracking
"The time to take action against climate injustice is now... If we do not act now, we face extinction. At the very least we will witness the breakdown of society as we know it."
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HELP :( Trump Reportedly Wants to Cut Off Federal Relief Funds to Puerto Rico Despite Post-Maria Devastation
The president claims, with no evidence, that local officials want to use recovery money to pay down the U.S. territory's sizeable debt
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Israel Denounced for 'Cowardly' Attack After Late-Night Raid and Bombing of Gaza Kills 7 Palestinians
"Imagine if Palestinians crossed into Israel and killed Israelis, all hell would break loose but Palestinians are expected to just accept this."
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