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‘I want a future’: Global youth protests urge climate action

Get ready to hear about global warming — or the "climate emergency " as the United Nations is calling it.

Senate shuns Green New Deal amid claims of bad faith

The Senate on Tuesday defeated a proposal to take up the Green New Deal as both parties shunned an opportunity to debate a comprehensive climate change plan offered by Democrats.

Scientist who popularized term ‘global warming’ dies at 87

A climate scientist who popularized the term "global warming" has died. Wallace Smith Broecker was 87.

Study: Warming may make Raleigh feel like Tallahassee in 2080

The climate in New York City in 60 years could feel like Arkansas now.

Trump says East could use some ‘global warming’ this weekend

Weather refers to the atmospheric conditions during a shorter period, while climate is a longer view of weather patterns.

Near record amount of April showers drench US last month

That whole April showers thing went a bit overboard last month in the United States.

Study: Man-made heat put in oceans has doubled since 1997

A study shows the amount of man-made heat energy the oceans have absorbed since 1997 is equivalent to a Hiroshima-style bomb being exploded every second for 75 straight years. That's double the heat energy the waters were absorbing before 1997.

Global warming could be affecting area fisheries

video In North Carolina fishing is a multi-million dollar industry, but researchers say climate change is turning into a fishy situation off our coast.

Climate panel: warming ‘extremely likely’ man-made

A landmark report by an international scientific panel says it's "extremely likely" that human activity is the dominant cause of global warming.

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Target plans for zero waste, emissions by 2040

Retail giant Target is pledging to reach zero waste and emissions by 2040.

COVID-19 Vaccine Summer Card Incentive Pays Off, Expands to Cape Fear

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services is expanding the number of locations providing $25 Summer Cards to offset the time and transportation costs of getting vaccinated.

AMC Theatres celebrate cinema week with all you can eat popcorn

In celebration of Cinema Week, AMC is firing up its popcorn machines and inviting guests to arrive hungry, as moviegoers can enjoy “All You Can Eat” popcorn with the purchase of any size popcorn beginning today. 

Brunswick County Health Services to hold COVID-19 vaccination clinic at WWAY Event Center

Brunswick County Health Services will be hosting several pop-up vaccination clinics this week including one at the WWAY Event Center in Leland. Appointments are not required for these special clinics.