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How Joe Manchin Left a Global Tax Deal in Limbo

How Joe Manchin Left a Global Tax Deal in Limbo

WASHINGTON — In June, months after reluctantly signing on to a global tax agreement brokered by the United States, Ireland’s finance minister met privately with Treasury Secretary Janet L. Yellen, seeking reassurances that the Biden administration would hold up its…

Heat wave in UK and Europe: Live updates

UK airport suspends flights due to runway defect as temperatures soar

This graphic created by Professor Ed Hawkins shows the changes in global temperature since 1850. (Ed Hawkins/University of Reading) Heat waves are becoming more intense because of the rise in global temperature, which has devastating effects on landscapes, ecosystems and…