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State Department Issues Worldwide Travel Alert Eyder Peralta / NPR The U.S. State Department has issued a worldwide travel alert because of an al-Qaida threat that is particularly significant in the Middle East and North Africa. A Republican Case for Climate Action...

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The Catch-22 of “Low” Oil Prices John Vidal / The Guardian In short—increasing supply (domestic or otherwise) will do little to drive down prices, because numerous forms of unconventional production simply become uneconomical once oil prices drop below a certain...

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NYC and DC Face Power Outages, Water Shortages in Soaring Heat Jillian MacMath / Accuweather “Energy usage could approach all-time records,” New York’s largest energy provider Con Edison warned on their website this week, urging customers to make conservation efforts...

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Iran Elects Moderate Cleric Hasan Rouhani President NPR Moderate cleric Hasan Rouhani replaces Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, who has been in power since 2005. David Greene talks to Thomas Erdbrink, a reporter for The New York Times in Tehran, about Iran’s newly elected...