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Climate migration predicted to rise in India amid extreme weather – (Al Jazeera English)
Study says droughts, floods and heatwaves fuelling climate migration as nation’s poorest are forced to abandon homes.

Billionaire tax hits critics as Biden pushes for budget deal – (Associated Press)
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Democrats' idea for a new billionaires’ tax to help pay for President Joe Biden's social services and climate change plan quickly ran into criticism as too cumbersome with some lawmakers preferring the original plan of simply raising the…

ASEAN summit begins without Myanmar after top general barred – (Al Jazeera English)
Myanmar not at ASEAN summit after Ming Aung Hlaing was excluded over his failure to end violence in the country.

In fatal shooting, some political foes take aim at Baldwin – (Associated Press)
NEW YORK (AP) — Details are still emerging about how Alec Baldwin accidentally shot and killed a cinematographer on a New Mexico film set, but some political onlookers swiftly assigned guilt to one of Hollywood's most prominent liberals.

'History making': Pamela Brown on landslide-triggering weather - CNN Video – (CNN)
CNN's Paul Vercammen reports heavy rain is triggering landslides in California, with one that shut down a highway -- likely for days.

What is a nor'easter? - CNN Video – (CNN)
CNN's Jennifer Gray explains what defines a storm as a nor'easter -- and it's not as simple as the storm hitting the Northeast.

East coast braces for potentially powerful nor'easter - CNN Video – (CNN)
The governors of New Jersey and New York have each issued a state of emergency in advance of an anticipated nor'easter. CNN meteorologist Tom Sater has more.

'We've got to run' -- Idaho mall shooting leaves 2 dead – (Associated Press)
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Police say they exchanged gunfire with a suspect during a shooting at a shopping mall in Boise, Idaho, that killed two people and injured four -- including an officer.Boise Police Chief Ryan Lee said at a news conference the shooting was r…

Analysis: Biden's refusal of executive privilege claim ignites new firestorm with Trump – (CNN)
Joe Biden and Donald Trump are locked in an extraordinary and escalating clash that has profound political consequences now and into 2024.

Record rainfall as storm douses drought-stricken California – (Associated Press)
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A powerful storm that swept through California set rainfall records and helped douse wildfires. But it remained to be seen how much of a dent it made in the state's drought. The system weakened as it moved south but still dropped enough r…

New Jersey and New York issue states of emergency ahead of nor'easter – (CNN)
The governors of New Jersey and New York have each issued a state of emergency in advance of an anticipated nor'easter.

Gutfeld: Baldwin tragedy was avoidable – (Fox News)
Greg Gutfeld and panel react to the tragic shooting death of cinematographer on the set of Baldwin's film 'Rust'

Xi's not there? COP26 hopes dim on Chinese leader's likely absence – (Reuters)
The leaders of most of the world's biggest greenhouse gas emitters gather in Glasgow from Sunday, aiming to thrash out plans and funds to tilt the planet towards clean energy. But the man running the biggest of them all likely won't be there.

Saints capitalize on Seahawks' mistakes for 13-10 win – (Associated Press)
SEATTLE (AP) — Brian Johnson kicked a 33-yard field goal with 1:56 remaining in his NFL debut, and the New Orleans Saints capitalized on a series of Seattle mistakes for a 13-10 win over the Seahawks on Monday night.

Microsoft: Russia-backed hackers attacked tech supply chains – (Fox News)
Fox News Pentagon correspondent Lucas Tomlinson has the latest on a suspected hacking against global tech supply chains by 'Nobelium' on 'Special Report'

Alex Marlow responds to Facebook's efforts to downplay Breitbart traffic – (Fox News)
Breitbart editor-in-chief says Facebook suppressed Breitbart's algorithm because they didn't like its politics

David Asman: Biden administration 'moving the goalposts' on inflation – (Fox News)
'There's this 'woke' idea that you can print as much money as you want,' The Fox Business anchor said on 'The Story'

Australia unveils 2050 net zero target ahead of Glasgow summit – (Al Jazeera English)
Climate laggard commits to a target of net zero carbon emissions by 2050 but will not improve its 2030 goal.

Japan's Princess Mako marries commoner, loses royal status – (Associated Press)
TOKYO (AP) — Japanese Princess Mako married a commoner and lost her royal status Tuesday in a union that has split public opinion and was delayed more than three years by a financial dispute involving her new mother-in-law.

Japan's Princess Mako finally marries commoner boyfriend Kei Komuro – (BBC News)
She will lose her royal status and has declined a $1.3m payment for leaving the family.


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