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How global warming and a wet winter may impact U.S. wildfire season

Wildfire season in most parts of the western United States could be delayed this summer with heavy snow still covering many mountain ranges, national fire forecasters say.

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Deadly combo of extreme heat and air pollution grips parts of Southeast Asia

As greenhouse gas emissions degrade air quality around the world and global warming makes heat waves both more frequent and more severe, the combined risks could set off a public health crisis.
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A winter of 'rollercoaster' weather comes to an end

Although official numbers won’t be confirmed for a few weeks, experts say this winter is all but sure to rank among the 10 warmest on record, yet another worrisome milestone in a trend caused by climate change.

Oil companies ‘could doom global efforts’ around climate change, House committee finds
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Oil companies ‘could doom global efforts’ around climate change, House committee finds

A report issued Friday by the House Oversight Committee said oil companies had “greenwashed” their public image while continuing to invest in fossil fuels.
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Salt Lake City’s efforts to fight pollution face a new challenge: Toxic dust

Declining water levels exposed much of the Great Salt Lake's bed and created conditions for storms of dust laden with toxic metals that now threaten 2 million people.
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Alaska prepares for powerful storm said to be strongest in a decade

Fed by the remnants of a typhoon, the storm in the Bering Sea could bring hurricane-force winds and coastal flooding.
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An intense marine heat wave is setting ocean temperature records in the North Atlantic

As climate change causes the pace of warming to accelerate, scientists are concerned about the potential consequences for marine ecosystems, sea-level rise and extreme weather.
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