Sinking Tuvalu laments watered down U.N. Glasgow climate pact

By James Redmayne SYDNEY (Reuters) – The South Pacific island nation of Tuvalu is disappointed with the outcome of the U.N. climate summit in Glasgow, fearing it will fail to hold back global warming and worsen the threat of rising sea levels facing low lying...

Earthquake of magnitude 5.3 strikes Western Australia – USGS

(Reuters) – A magnitude 5.3 earthquake struck a sparsely populated area of Western Australia, 24 km (15 miles) from the small town of Marble Bar, the U.S. Geological Survey said on Saturday. The European Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) said the quake...