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Credit Rating Agency Issues Warning On Climate Change To Cities

Moody's Investor Services says it might downgrade U.S. cities' credit rating if they don't deal with the risks posed by climate change.

Michael Flynn, former national security adviser to President Trump, arrives for his plea hearing at the Prettyman Federal Courthouse on Friday in Washington, D.C. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Michael Flynn Pleads Guilty To Lying To FBI

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Spark Maxwell Young
Coast to Coast Satin Jackets, NTEIBINT

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I Am A Cheerleader, And Here's Why I Take A Knee

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Applepie and Butterflies Blue Wednesday
You're a Wolf Sea Wolf
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The Soybean Is King, Yet Remains Invisible

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A Boy Brent Arnold
Jessfield Park [Instrumental] Shanghai Restoration

Chris Stapleton's latest album, From A Room: Volume 2, is available now. Andy Barron/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Chris Stapleton Dives Into His Archives For 'From A Room: Volume 2'

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Such Great Heights The Section Quartet
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Credit Rating Agency Issues Warning On Climate Change To Cities

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Hello There Englewood, Simon Eng
Can it All Be So SImple El Michels Affair

Researchers point to a number of causes for dwindling farmworkers: tighter border controls; higher prices charged by smugglers; well-paying construction jobs and a growing middle-class in Mexico that doesn't want to pick vegetables for Americans. Sandy Huffaker/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Health Risks To Farmworkers Increase As Workforce Ages

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U2's 'Songs Of Experience' Is The Reboot The Band Needed

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Love Unlimited Blackbird Blackbird
Bordeaux The Durutti Column

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To Burst The Bottle Bubble, Fountains In Paris Now Flow With Sparkling Water

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Boney M Down Lindstrøm & Prins Thomas
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