The latest report from the U.N.'s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change provides world leaders with a gold-standard summation of modern climate science.
CNBC Senior Editor Lori Ann LaRocco reports on the shipping industry's urgent pleas to the UN to help release more than 300 foreign sailors trapped on 61 vessels in Ukraine since the start of war with Russia.
Monday's quake, this time with a magnitude of 6.4, was centered near the southern Turkish city of Antakya and was felt in Syria, Egypt and Lebanon.
The comment came after North Korea's Foreign Ministry said the drills threaten to turn the peninsula into a "huge war arsenal and a more critical war zone."
U.N. member nations have an important role to play in determining whether Myanmar's military junta will succeed in achieving legitimacy, Andrews said.
The cultivation of opium had been trending downward in recent years before the military took control of the government in 2021.
Actors Idris Elba and Sabrina Dhowre Elba say their parents were driving forces behind their own activism today, which focuses on food security.
The IAEA will send a delegation to Tehran on Dec. 18 to clarify outstanding issues linked to nuclear particles discovered at undeclared Iranian sites.
There's a reason people refer to corn as yellow gold. In 2021, the United States' corn crop was worth over $86 billion. According to the USDA, the U.S. is the largest consumer, producer and exporter of corn in the world. It's not just what we eat. Corn is in what we buy and how we fuel up. And these days, the rest of the world relies on U.S. corn, too. At $2.2 billion in 2019, corn is the most heavily subsidized of all crops. Here's how the U.S. started fueling its economy with corn.
Delegates at the world's biggest climate-related conference struggled to build consensus on an array of issues.
Hill and Knowlton Strategies has been sharply criticized for what critics say is a long track record of spreading disinformation on behalf of its Big Oil clients.
Construction of the first phase is slated to begin in 2025.
While wind is a renewable energy source, Hywind Tampen will be used to help power operations at oil and gas fields in the North Sea.
World leaders took to the stage on the opening days of the COP27 to insist Russia's onslaught in Ukraine must not derail urgent climate action.
Former Obama advisor Alice Hill said the "urgent" often overshadows the "important."
His comments came during a discussion at CNBC's Sustainable Future Forum.
Climate finance, as it has done since the first U.N. climate conference in 1995, will once again be at the heart of the negotiations.
Climate reparations — sometimes referred to as "loss and damage" payments — is a core issue likely to dominate proceedings at the COP27 summit.
Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser tells CNBC's Tania Bryer what more needs to be done to help protect education and what she hopes her legacy will be.
Tania Bryer talks with Qatar's Sheikha Moza bint Nasser. Her Highness discusses her philanthropic work to protect education and describes a trip to Iraq in 2003 that opened her eyes to the issue.