High food prices are allowing Europe to reallocate money usually budgeted for European farm subsidies.
Direct marketing is big business online. But this business shift has privacy advocates worried.
Tehran has softened its tone, but tough decisions await the next US president.
Its support for halving emissions by 2050 is seen as useful for future negotiations.
Ethanol and other biofuels are boosting food prices and greenhouse gases, says a new British report.
Optimistic comments from the Iranian foreign minister suggest that an accord with West may yet be reached.
Congress hits shark ‘finning’ practice; fleet subsidies cut would be ‘historic’; whales don’t compete with humans for fish, studies show.
Russians are flocking back to the Black Sea beaches, although a string of recent bombings exposes the breakaway republic's ongoing tensions with Georgia.