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Arthur Max

Arthur Max

    COP17: Discontent with US grows at climate talks
    COP17: Discontent with US grows at climate talks
    Leading American environmentalists complained to Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton on Wednesday that her negotiators at the UN climate talks...
    Battle over financing at climate change talks
    Battle over financing at climate change talks
    International climate negotiators were at odds on Tuesday on how to raise billions of dollars to help poor countries cope with global warming. A...
    COP17: Redefine rich and poor countries
    COP17: Redefine rich and poor countries
    As delegates gather in South Africa to plot the next big push against climate change, Western governments are saying it's time to move beyond...
    Dutch military leads the way in gay pride
    Dutch military leads the way in gay pride
    Embracing a policy of "Do Tell," the Dutch military joined Amsterdam's annual Gay Pride parade for the first time this year, with uniformed men and...
    Copenhagen: Reshaping the world
    Copenhagen: Reshaping the world
    Next month's climate summit in Copenhagen, Denmark, seeks to transform the way the planet is run, from the production of energy, to the building of...
    Tamil rebel leader lives?
    Tamil rebel leader lives?
    For die-hard followers, the almost mythic commander who led a terror-driven Tamil insurrection in Sri Lanka still lives -- despite persuasive...
    Vast Nazi archive opens to the public
    Vast Nazi archive opens to the public
    A vast archive of German war records opened its doors to the public on Wednesday, giving historians and Holocaust survivors, who have waited more...
    Conference deadlocked on ivory trade
    Conference deadlocked on ivory trade
    Bickering African countries threw an international trade conference into deadlock over whether to ease an 18-year ban on ivory sales, with...
    Taylor trial could 'name and shame' Gadaffi
    Taylor trial could 'name and shame' Gadaffi
    The former prosecutor who drew up the war-crimes indictment against Charles Taylor said on Tuesday that the former Liberian president's trial was...
    Sudan drops charges against doctors
    Sudan drops charges against doctors
    Sudan has dropped charges against two European medical aid workers accused of spreading false information in a report alleging widespread rape in...