US actor Leonardo DiCaprio looks on prior to speaking on stage during the Paris premiere of the documentary film 'Before the Flood' on October 17, 2016 at the Theatre du Chatelet in Paris. US actor Leonardo DiCaprio has issued an impassioned call for immediate action on climate change in 'Before the Flood', a documentary film making its premiere in Paris on October 17. DiCaprio takes viewers around the world to meet experts and politicians in order to reveal the scale of the problem, its effects and the paths towards solutions. / AFP / POOL / CHRISTOPHE ARCHAMBAULT (Photo credit should read CHRISTOPHE ARCHAMBAULT/AFP/Getty Images)

Hurricanes A 'Global Wake-Up Call': DiCaprio Rips Trump Over Climate Change

Actor and activist Leonardo DiCaprio said Tuesday that the recent string of devastating hurricanes — Harvey, Irma and now Maria — shines a light on the climate crisis and should come as a...
20/09/2017 8:36 PM AEST
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX - AUGUST 25: Waves pound the shore from approaching Hurricane Harvey on August 25, 2017 in Corpus Christi, Texas. Hurricane Harvey has intensified into a hurricane and is aiming for the Texas coast with the potential for up to 3 feet of rain and 125 mph winds. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Hurricane Harvey Makes Landfall As Powerful Category 4 Storm

Hurricane Harvey made landfall late Friday as a stronger-than-expected Category 4 storm. At the request of Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, President Donald Trump signed a presidential disaster declaratio...
26/08/2017 3:29 PM AEST
U.S. President Donald Trump refers to amounts of temperature change as he announces his decision that the United States will withdraw from the landmark Paris Climate Agreement, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, U.S., June 1, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

Scientists Leak Startling Climate Report To Keep Trump From Burying It

WASHINGTON — Government scientists agree that, contrary to President Donald Trump and his team's repeated claims, climate change is already having a dramatic effect in the U.S., according to a n...
08/08/2017 1:43 PM AEST
WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 13: Sen. Jerry Moran (R-KS) speaks during a State, Foreign Operations and Related Programs Subcommittee hearing on the State Department's FY2018 Budget on Capitol Hill on June 13, 2017 in Washington, D.C. Some of the subcommittee members used the opportunity to grill Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein on the firing of FBI Director James Comey and the investigatin into possible Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. (Photo by Zach Gibson/Getty Images)

Senate Republicans Just Killed Their Health Care Bill Again

WASHINGTON — Sens. Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) and Mike Lee (R-Utah) announced Monday they will not be supporting the latest version of the Senate health care bill — diminishing its chances of pa...
18/07/2017 11:16 AM AEST
MIAMI BEACH, FL - DECEMBER 31: Emin Agalarov, Rob Goldstone and Sheila Agalarova attends New Years Eve And Birthday Party For Irina Agalarova at Barton G on December 31, 2014 in Miami Beach, Florida. (Photo by Aaron Davidson/Getty Images for Irina Agalarov)

The Story Behind The Trump Team-Russian Lawyer Meeting Is Like A Bad Movie Script

WASHINGTON — Had it not been for a beauty pageant in Russia, an Azerbaijani pop star and a tabloid journalist turned music publicist, Donald Trump Jr. likely wouldn't have ended up in a room wit...
11/07/2017 2:54 PM AEST