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The U.S. Capitol is seen at sunrise. Washington, U.S. January 11, 2021. REUTERS/Erin Scott A bipartisan group of lawmakers in the U.S. House of Representatives introduced four bills on Friday aimed at reining in the power of the tech giants, with one potentially leading to their break-up. Two of the bills address the issue of …

A woman walks a dog past Drax power station during the sunset in Drax, North Yorkshire, Britain, November 27, 2020. REUTERS/Lee Smith Drax Group (DRX.L) has signed a long-term deal for carbon capture technology with Japan’s Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) (7011.T), paving the way for negative emissions from its UK plant by 2030, the firms …

“I felt like the ocean was all around me. The water was so cold it chilled me to the bone,” he recalls. As the water came up to his knees, Kurosawa saw people in cars gripping their steering wheels as their vehicles were washed down the road. Others who had been hanging on to trees …

SUFFIELD, Conn. — Suffield police say a resident was killed after a crash late Sunday night.  According to police, a 911 caller reported a car off the road on Hickory Hill just before 11 p.m. Another caller shortly after said a car had collided with a tree.  When Suffield first responders arrived at the scene, …

By Wesley Stephenson BBC Data Journalist image copyrightGetty Images image captionA tree-lined street in Camden, north London Urban areas are not all high-rise flats and offices, they are also where you’ll find many of the country’s trees.  Two London boroughs – Camden and Croydon – were among the top 20 places in England and Wales …

A person was just killed by a falling tree in Queens. Sources tell YWN that Queens Hatzolah responded to Smedley Street and 84th Avenue at 1:00PM for reports of a tree down on a vehicle. Arriving Paramedics found the person pinned inside the vehicle, and in traumatic arrest. Tragically, the person was pronounced dead on …

By Shavonne Pottsshavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Someone used a metal trash can to attempt to break into a local Dollar Tree store, which was one of two that thieves attempted to gain entry. A store employee arrived on Sunday just before the store, located at 1935 W. Jake Alexander Blvd., was to be opened. Someone used …

When your luck is out, your luck is out. And right now Matt Hancock can’t seem to buy himself an even break. Dominic Cummings and his cabinet colleagues are lining him up as the fall guy for when the coronavirus crisis eventually ends – no point getting rid of him any sooner or someone else …

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Oliver trees have become popular with gardeners in recent years Severe restrictions will be placed on imports of some very popular trees and plants in an effort to halt a deadly infection. Xylella fastidiosa has wreaked havoc on olive plantations in parts of Italy and has also been found …

Image copyright ACanvasOfLIght/Flickr Image caption Urban trees provide a range of benefits for towns and cities Many cities around the globe are struggling to reconcile ambitious environmental targets with development pressures, a study has suggested. Scientists in Melbourne recorded a net gain in street tree cover but a net loss in parks and private land. …