Tree grower sues government over ash dieback delays

One-Minute Read Mon 5 Nov, AT 13:33

Nursery owner forced to destroy his trees says government was warned in 2009 about threat to ash

Climate change on the agenda as Bloomberg backs Obama

First Reaction Fri 2 Nov, AT 09:12

New York mayor Michael Bloomberg throws his weight behind the President. Will it make a difference?

Brazilian model Nana ridiculed for Sandy devastation poses

One-Minute Read Fri 2 Nov, AT 09:02

Nana Gouvea's cringe-worthy poses amid scenes of New York chaos make her an internet celebrity

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Ash dieback: government urged to fast-track trials of 'cure'

One-Minute Read Thu 1 Nov, AT 10:53

Potential remedy has already been shown to work against a horse chestnut disease

Breezy Point inferno: photo that captures the horror of Queens

First Post Wed 31 Oct, AT 16:48

The homes were built by Irish cops and firefighters – but the flooding prevented them responding

New York stories: Sandy leaves tales of heroism and tragedy

Summary Wed 31 Oct, AT 13:43

As the great clear-up begins on America’s east coast, here’s how some will remember the great storm

God, Obama and aliens: the top Hurricane Sandy conspiracies

First Post Tue 30 Oct, AT 16:34

Christian preacher says God is punishing US for supporting gay marriage, while others blame Obama

Flooded street in New York caused by Sandy

Hurricane Sandy hits New York - four must-see videos

Video Tue 30 Oct, AT 15:38

Explosions, fires, flooding and a man in a horse mask: videos of Hurricane Sandy

Why did HMS Bounty sail into the jaws of Hurricane Sandy?

First Post Tue 30 Oct, AT 11:32

Crew thought they could dodge 'Frankenstorm' on their voyage to winter port in Florida