Oil firms have internally dismissed swift climate action, House panel says | Oil and gas companies

Some of the world’s largest oil and gas companies have internally dismissed the need to swiftly move to renewable energy and cut planet-heating emissions, despite publicly portraying themselves as concerned about the climate crisis, a US House of Representatives committee has found. Documents obtained from companies including Exxon, Shell, BP and Chevron show that the … Read more

‘Aftersun,’ ‘Banshees’ lead AP’s best films of 2022

'Aftersun,' 'Banshees' lead AP's best films of 2022

The Associated Press’ Film Writers Jake Coyle and Lindsey Bahr’s picks for the best movies of 2022: JAKE COYLE: 1. “Aftersun”: Rarely does such a delicately crafted tale pack such a wallop. Charlotte Wells’ breathtaking feature debut, starring newcomer Frankie Corio and Paul Mescal as an 11-year-old girl and her father on vacation in Turkey, … Read more

How Argentina vs Netherlands descended into chaos – taunts, tantrums and tears

There was a game of football amid the mayhem of a World Cup quarter-final between Argentina and the Netherlands that had it all. If feisty is your thing, then this was the match for you. Seventeen yellow cards, two of them to coaches, a red card after the final whistle, an all-in melee, and somehow … Read more