First Half Of 2017 Ranks 2nd Hottest Globally, Behind 2016The first half of 2017 was the second warmest on record for Earth, only behind last year.
First Half Of 2017 Ranks 2nd Hottest Globally Behind 2016Record warmth was measured in much of Mexico, western Europe, eastern Russia, eastern Africa and eastern China. The U.S. had its second warmest start.
Senate OKs Cap And Trade Bill, Sends To AssemblyGov. Jerry Brown's plan to keep alive California's signature climate change initiative has cleared a major hurdle.
Gov. Brown Makes Dire Plea To Save California Climate LawGov. Jerry Brown warned of a California ravaged by forest fires, disease and mass migration if lawmakers fail to renew the state's signature program to fight climate change.
Sea Rise To Cause Frequent Flooding In Bay Area Cities, Study WarnsA new study of sea level rise looks at the Bay Area communities most vulnerable to it, and how quickly residents and planners will have to adapt.
Gov. Brown Scrambles For Support On Climate DealBrown is pressing lawmakers to extend California's cap-and-trade legislation, which puts a limit on carbon emissions and requires polluters to obtain permits to release greenhouse gases.
Massive Iceberg Breaks Off In AntarcticaOne of the biggest icebergs ever recorded, a trillion-ton behemoth more than seven times the size of New York City, has broken off of Antarctica, triggering disagreement among scientists over whether global warming is to blame.
Gov. Brown Plans To Host 2018 Global Climate SummitCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown plans to convene a climate conference next year, his latest action to position the state as a leader in battling global warming as the White House recedes.
Governor Brown Pushing For Cap-And-Trade-Deal Addressing Climate ChangeGov. Jerry Brown is working with lawmakers and environmentalists to reach a deal on extending cap and trade, the landmark program aimed at slowing global warming.
Study Shows Killer Heat Waves Getting WorseDeadly heat waves like the one now broiling the American West are bigger killers than previously thought and they are going to grow more frequent, according to a new comprehensive study of fatal heat conditions.
Gov. Brown, German Minister Vow To Keep Up Climate Change FightOne day after returning from a climate and trade mission in China, Gov. Jerry Brown kept up the climate change battle, signing a deal in San Francisco with Germany to reduce greenhouse gases.
California Businesses Join, Pay For Gov. Brown's China TripGov. Jerry Brown has company on his trip to China to further his climate change agenda: About 30 California business leaders are along for the ride to support Brown's policies and build their own business deals.

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