Theresa May urged to clarify Brexit environment policy as over 1,400 British industrial sites face serious disruption

REUTERS/Toby Melville NEW: Members of both Westminster and European Parliaments join the UK energy industry in urging Theresa May to clarify her post-Brexit environmental policy. As things stand, over 1,400 industrial sites across the UK participate in the Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS) — the EU’s programme for tackling harmful carbon emissions. British businesses across a […]

It looks like defense secretary James Mattis wants the record to show he urged Trump to be cautious with Syria air strikes

Chris Kleponis-Pool/Getty Images US Defense Secretary James Mattis wanted to approach strikes on Syria with far more caution than President Donald Trump. Mattis’ measured approach was recorded in public comments this week as well as in a number of high-profile leaks. According to a defense expert, Mattis’ team may have used leaks because they “want […]

IOC urged to uphold Russia Games ban

Olympic Athletes from Russia delegation parade during the opening ceremony. The Daily Telegraph Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Reddit Email a friend THE International Olympic Committee executive board has recommended upholding the ban of Russia from the Pyeongchang Winter Games. The full membership will vote on the proposal […]

Ford again urged to recall Explorers for exhaust leaks before 'luck runs out'

A prominent automotive safety advocacy group is renewing its call for Ford to recall 1.3 million Explorer SUVs from model years 2011 through 2017 amid rising complaints that dangerous carbon monoxide is leaking into the cabins and causing headaches, nausea, vomiting and other ailments. The Washington D.C.-based Center for Auto Safety says complaints to the […]