Chess IPCC ‘errors’ review set to begin

A UN-commissioned review opens in Amsterdam into the workings of the UN's climate body, the IPCC.This article is from the BBC News website. © British Broadcasting Corporation, The BBC is not responsible for the content of external internet sites. Source

Chess Three held in New York bomb plot

The US authorities investigating the attempted bombing in New York's Times Square have arrested two people during searches near the city of Boston."Two individuals encountered during the searches were taken into federal custody for alleged immigration violatio

Chess Bomb blast outside Greek prison

A bomb has exploded outside the main prison in Athens, Greek police say.The blast in the Korydallos suburb of the city followed a telephone warning to an Athens newspaper, officials said. One report says a woman has been injured in the blast, but this has not been

Chess Thousands get TV back after fire

About 400,000 homes have been left without television reception after an "intense fire" at the Beckley transmitter in Oxfordshire.Firefighters said part of the structure was in danger of collapse following the blaze, which started at about 1400 BST. Cable

Chess BP says will deploy small dome in next few days

HOUSTON/PORT FOURCHON, Louisiana (Reuters) - BP Plc will deploy a small containment dome to try to trap oil from a blown-out undersea well in the Gulf of Mexico in the "next couple of days," a company spokesman said on Thursday. Source

Chess BP delays dome action as spill threatens U.S. coast

HOUSTON/PORT FOURCHON, Louisiana (Reuters) - A small containment dome won't begin trapping oil from BP's leaking oil well until at least next week instead of later on Thursday, a spokesman for BP Plc said, a fresh setback in efforts to contain what could become the

Chess Russian Expert: Somali Pirates Set to Negotiate with Bulgaria Govt

The 15 Bulgarian sailors are unlikely to be released soon by the Somali pirates that hijacked Tuesday the Bulgarian-flagged ship, MV Panega, according to Mikhail Voitenko, ex Editor-in-Chief of the Russian publication "Sovfrakht Maritime Bulletin." Voitenko, speak

Chess BP says won’t deploy small dome until next week

HOUSTON (Reuters) - A small containment dome might begin trapping oil from BP's leaking oil well next week, a spokesman for BP Plc said on Thursday. Source

Chess EPA issues rules on big carbon polluters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ruled on Thursday that factories and power plants would be subject to greenhouse gas regulations, a major step that could push polluters and lawmakers to support the climate bill unveiled this week in

Chess Transocean aims to cap rig-related damages

HOUSTON (Reuters) - Transocean Ltd, owner of the Deepwater Horizon rig that exploded and sank last month killing 11 people, wants to limit its liability for the accident to about $27 million, according to a U.S. court filing on Thursday. Source

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