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Sep 19, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Here's what you need to know about the Sunday protest planned ahead of the UN's climate change summit in New York City. Continue reading →
Sep 12, 2014 09:05 AM ET
It can be tough to keep straight all of the acronyms that dot the daily news coverage. Tara explains not only what these terms mean but also what the organizations behind them do.
Sep 4, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
China and India won't join world leaders in New York this month who are gathering to build consensus for a UN climate change agreement.
Aug 8, 2014 09:00 AM ET // AFP
The decision came after a rare, two-day closed-door session of the UN health body's emergency committee.
Jul 28, 2014 10:14 AM ET
The United Nations has no shortage of, well, nations in its membership, and it's well known for cranking out a sternly worded resolution from time to time, but what can it really DO?
Jul 16, 2014 09:45 AM ET
With Israel and the Palestinians on the brink of war, Tara Long examines the age-old conflict between the two. What are they fighting about?
Jun 18, 2014 09:30 AM ET // AFP
Hunt is the first since the U.N.'s top court ordered Tokyo to stop killing the animals in the Antarctic.
Apr 13, 2014 04:30 PM ET // AFP
The world can still meet the UN goal to limit global warming provided it cuts annual greenhouse gas emissions by 40-70 percent by 2050, a top expert panel said Sunday.
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