Sunak says politicians have not been honest about the costs and trade-offs of net zero

UK's Sunak Defends Climate Policy Shift

Britain's Prime Minister Rishi Sunak on Thursday insisted he was "not slowing down efforts" to tackle climate change, a day after softening green policies aimed at achieving net zero carbon emissions by 2050.
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Streets were flooded in parts of Cuba as Idalia passed nearby

Hurricane Idalia Slams Into Florida Coast As Category 3 Storm

Hurricane Idalia intensified to a Category 3 before slamming into Florida's Big Bend, bringing a strong storm surge and heavy winds and rains to the state. Idalia is projected to weaken to a tropical storm before crossing Georgia and South Carolina to the Atlantic Ocean.