Europe should hold an annual car-free day in a bid to ease air pollution, the mayors of Paris and Brussels said.
Paris, Brussels call for car-free day in Europe
In the fight against climate change, government and industry traditionally have been adversaries, as regulators try to force polluters to take costly steps to cut planet-warming emissions.
Companies pledge to tackle climate change
A US Border Patrol agent was arrested in the state of Texas on suspicion of killing four women.
US 'serial killer' border agent arrested in Texas
A warmer world makes for nastier hurricanes. Scientists say they are wetter, possess more energy and intensify faster.
Study: Expect more intense hurricanes
Surging worldwide demand for almonds is pushing Spanish farmers to replace traditional wheat and sunflower fields with almond orchards, transforming the landscape in the south of the country.
Spanish farmers go nuts for almonds as global demand booms
In the fight against climate change, government and industry traditionally have been adversaries, as regulators try to force polluters to take costly steps to cut planet-warming emissions.
Companies pledge to tackle climate change
UN member-states on Friday agreed on a global plan to step up the fight against tuberculosis, the world's number one killer among infectious diseases, settling a row with the US over access to cheap drugs.
UN agrees global plan to battle TB ahead of first-ever summit
The Australian state of Queensland on Saturday offered a A$100,000 ($71,500) reward for information leading to the arrest of those responsible for sabotaging strawberries with sewing needles.
Australian state offers A$100,000-reward as strawberries sabotaged with needles

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