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Global carbon emissions flat past three years

Lede: “Worldwide emissions of heat-trapping carbon dioxide have flattened out in the past three years, a new study showed Monday, raising hopes that the world is nearing a turning point in the fight against climate change.”

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The looming Trump administration and the press

Donald Trump maintained a very adversarial relationship with the press corps following him around during the U.S. presidential campaign. What will be the stakes if he adopts a similar style in the White House?

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Breitbart in growth mode after Trump’s election triumph

Lede: “There is talk of Breitbart bureaus opening in Paris, Berlin and Cairo, spots where the populist right is on the rise. A bigger newsroom is coming in Washington, the better to cover a president-elect whose candidacy it embraced.”

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Alt-right, social media helped create Donald Trump

BBC media correspondent David Sillito takes a look at some of the media forces that helped create Donald Trump.

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