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FILE PHOTO: A Volkswagen logo is pictured in a production line at the Volkswagen plant in Wolfsburg, Germany March 1, 2019. REUTERS/Fabian Bimmer PRAGUE (Reuters) – A Prague district court has ruled that Czech owners of Skoda and Volkswagen cars qualify for 533 million crowns ($23.30 million) in compensation linked to the so-called Dieselgate emissions
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BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union called on its members to accelerate efforts to meet 2030 climate goals after a review showed them on track to meet the overall emissions reduction goal but falling short of other specific targets. FILE PHOTO: An European Union flag flutters above the Germany’s Christian Democratic Union party (CDU) headquarters
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(Reuters) – Flesh-eating zombies terrorize a small town in Jim Jarmusch’s “The Dead Don’t Die”, a comedy horror in which polar fracking sets off strange reactions and raises the dead. 72nd Cannes Film Festival – Photocall for the film “The Dead Don’t Die” in competition – Cannes, France, May 15, 2019. Cast members Bill Murray,
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COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Tuesday directing federal agencies to streamline the review process for agricultural biotechnology including genetically modified livestock and seeds. FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump speaks about a range of subjects including failed infrastructure talks with Democratic lawmakers, as Agriculture Secretary Sonny
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FILE PHOTO: European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker takes part in an interview with Politico Playbook Live in Brussels, Belgium June 11, 2019. REUTERS/Yves Herman/File Photo BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The outgoing European Union chief executive said on Tuesday the bloc should focus on meeting its 2030 existing targets before ramping up long-term climate ambitions. Nine of
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FILE PHOTO: Solar panels on refurbished homes reflect the sun in Stoke-on-Trent, Britain February 10, 2017. REUTERS/Darren Staples/File Photo LONDON (Reuters) – Britain will launch a new scheme to pay households producing energy from renewable sources, such as solar panels, for their surplus electricity, the government said on Sunday. Around 800,000 homes in Britain have
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