Joe Biden has made climate central to his policy agenda. So should UK ministers | Matthew Pennycook | Opinion

Throughout the Democratic party presidential primary, candidate Joe Biden was variously chastised for his preference for incrementalism, for declining to fully endorse the Green New Deal, and for his perceived unwillingness to

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Trump returns to plugging false Covid-19 ‘cure’ as US deaths near 150,000 – live | US news

2.48pm BST14:48 Barr hearing slightly delayed due to Nadler’s minor car accident – reports Today’s House hearing with attorney general William Barr has reportedly been slightly delayed because judiciary committee chairman Jerry

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Trump’s national security adviser tests positive for coronavirus | World news

The national security adviser, Robert O’Brien, has tested positive for the coronavirus, but the White House insisted there was “no risk” of Donald Trump being exposed. However, O’Brien recently returned from a

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Democrats pan Republican plan to slash jobless benefits to $200 as ‘totally inadequate’ | US Congress

Unemployment assistance, eviction protections and other relief for millions of Americans struggling in an economy cratered by the coronavirus crisis were at stake as White House officials on Monday began fraught negotiations

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US politics: coronavirus deaths at 1,000 a day as Republicans mull relief bill – live | World news

Seattle police retreated to a precinct early on Sunday, just hours after declaring a riot during large demonstrations in the city’s Capitol Hill neighborhood near where weeks earlier people set up an

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