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Florida coasts have grown, but hurricane damage risk hasn’t

MIAMI (AP) — Since eight hurricanes whipped through Florida during back-to-back seasons a decade ago, causing $33 billion in insurance claims, the state’s coastal communities have added an additional 1.5 million people and almost a half-million new houses, an Associated Press analysis shows….

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Exxon shareholders to vote on climate change, fracking

DALLAS (AP) — Shareholders of big oil companies overwhelmingly rejected several environmental resolutions including proposals to put climate-change experts on their boards and set goals for greenhouse-gas emissions….

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Norway oil fund to slash coal investments

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Norway’s parliamentary parties have agreed that the country’s $900 billion sovereign wealth fund should stop investing in coal companies because of their impact on climate change….

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UAW rival at VW represented by ‘union avoidance’ expert

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The rival group to the United Auto Workers union at the Volkswagen plant in Tennessee brands itself as local, independent and free of outside influence or political agenda….

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2 hours ago

Exxon shareholders to vote on climate change, fracking

DALLAS (AP) — Shareholders of big oil companies overwhelmingly rejected several environmental resolutions including proposals to put climate-change experts on their boards and set goals for greenhouse-gas emissions….

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Office Depot to pay $3.4 million over faulty chairs

NEW YORK (AP) — Office Depot will pay regulators $3.4 million to settle charges that it did not report defects of two of its office chair models fast enough, even after receiving more than 200 complaints….

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2 hours ago

UAW rival at VW represented by ‘union avoidance’ expert

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The rival group to the United Auto Workers union at the Volkswagen plant in Tennessee brands itself as local, independent and free of outside influence or political agenda….

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2 hours ago

Florida coasts have grown, but hurricane damage risk hasn’t

MIAMI (AP) — Since eight hurricanes whipped through Florida during back-to-back seasons a decade ago, causing $33 billion in insurance claims, the state’s coastal communities have added an additional 1.5 million people and almost a half-million new houses, an Associated Press analysis shows….