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E.U. Signs Trade Deal With Vietnam

The European Union signed a trade deal with Vietnam on Sunday, underscoring the bloc’s commitment to opening up its market and trading freely in the face of rising protectionism and trade tensions around the world. The signing ceremony in Hanoi came just two days after the European Union had agreed to another, much bigger, free […]


Attenborough Tells Glastonbury Crowd That Plastic Ban Will Have an Impact

The naturalist David Attenborough, 93, appeared onstage at the Glastonbury festival in England on Sunday to praise its ban on single-use plastic bottles, delighting festivalgoers who have instead lined up for tap water. Attenborough’s “Blue Planet II” documentary, which has been shown in countries around the world, highlighted the dangers of plastic pollution to marine […]