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Source: CBS News

Exxon Mobil to spend $1 million lobbying for a carbon tax

Wednesday 18:12 GMT

Exxon Mobil, the largest oil company in the U.S., is putting $1 million toward a lobbying campaign to back a carbon tax, throwing dollars into a political fight that has had Washington lawmakers at an impasse.

Exxon has previously said it supports a carbon tax, as have competitors BP and Royal Dutch Shell, but this marks the first time an oil company in the U.S. has put money behind its pro-climate words, according to reports.

Source: Washington Post

A timeline of Kanye West’s most political moments as he heads to the White House to meet with Trump

Wednesday 19:07 GMT

After trying repeatedly to make MAGA hats happen, the rapper slash fashion designer formerly known as Kanye West will meet with fellow “dragon energy” wielder President Trump on Thursday.

Ye doubled down on his Trump support by showing up to Trump Tower in Manhattan to meet with the president-elect to “to discuss multicultural issues,” according to the rapper’s Twitter feed at the time. The news cameras waiting in the lobby captured West’s arrival and a mini news conference that followed, at which Kanye said nothing but Trump emphasized their bond: “We’ve been friends for a long time.”

Source: CBS News

The mystery of Jamal Khashoggi

Today 03:19 GMT
Source: DW

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle in Australia for Pacific tour

Today 10:51 GMT
Source: Fox News

Jamal Khashoggi search: Turkey, Saudi Arabia to conduct joint ‘inspection’ of consulate as activist last seen nearly 2 weeks ago

Today 19:07 GMT
Source: Fox News

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's relationship timeline, from first meeting to royal baby announcement

Today 20:03 GMT
Source: Washington Post

Exit polls in Bavaria show voters spurning Merkel’s allies, boosting parties on the left and right

Today 13:37 GMT
Source: Common Domain

Trump Visits Hurricane-Torn Florida, Offers Praise and Support

Today 19:07 GMT
Source: Washington Post

Warren releases DNA test suggesting distant Native American ancestor

Today 19:07 GMT
Source: Fox News

Trump signs landmark music bill: what to know

Sunday 19:59 GMT
Source: DW

Ukrainian church wins independence battle against Moscow Patriarchate

Friday 18:13 GMT
Source: CBS News

Credit cards are hiking rates, but cutting fees

Wednesday 21:52 GMT
Source: Common Domain

Drew Brees’s Shortcut to Breaking Peyton Manning’s Passing Record

Tuesday 01:30 GMT
Source: Common Domain

Average Home Price in Brooklyn Breaks $1M Threshold for the First Time

Friday 11:48 GMT
Source: Common Domain

Music Piracy Remains a Problem in the Spotify Era

Wednesday 20:58 GMT
Source: Common Domain

Security Systems for a Smart Home

Wednesday 10:52 GMT

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