Category: Entertainment

Brazil Amazon deforestation climbs more than 100% in November over same month last year – government agency

SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Deforestation in Brazil’s Amazon jumped to the highest level for the month of November since record-keeping began in 2015, according to preliminary government data published on Friday. Destruction of the world’s largest tropical rainforest totaled 563 square km (217.38 square miles) in November, 103% more than in the same month last […]

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'Bridget Jones' actor Colin Firth and wife split after 22 years

(Reuters) – British actor Colin Firth and his Italian wife on Friday announced they had split up after 22 years of marriage. Firth, 59, known for playing stiff-upper-lipped Englishmen in films like “Love Actually,” “Bridget Jones’s Diary” and a television version of “Pride and Prejudice,” married documentary film producer Livia Giuggioli in 1997. “Colin and […]

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Talk is just more hot air as emissions keep rising, climate activists warn politicians

MADRID (Reuters) – Climate activists demanded that governments put science above narrow political interests on Friday as negotiators battled to secure stronger commitments on the last day of a U.N. summit aimed at averting catastrophic global warming. Extinction Rebellion, a civil disobedience campaign that has rallied thousands of protesters courting arrest this year, delivered its […]

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