Europeans on alert as heatwave intensifies

Authorities raised alerts Wednesday as Europe's record-breaking early-June heatwave threatened to intensify with temperatures heading into the 40s Celsius.

Bordeaux winemakers cheer heatwave: 'It's magic!'

The heatwave that is roasting parts of Europe is more than welcome in the French region of Bordeaux, where wine producers say a sudden intense burst of sun after a wet spring could produce a superior vintage.

Kenya court blocks East Africa's first coal plantĀ 

Kenya's environment court blocked Wednesday the construction of a coal-fired power station on the country's idyllic Indian Ocean coast, in a move hailed as a major victory by campaigners fighting a years-long battle against ...

To increase bike commuters, look to neighborhoods

People agree that bike commuting improves health, reduces air pollution and eases traffic, a recent survey suggests. But that wasn't enough to get most people to commute by bike.

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