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Germany, Mexico trying to push climate talks ahead

BERLIN- (AP) Five months after the troubled United Nations conference in Copenhagen, Germany and Mexico are teaming up in an effort to break the deadlock in negotiations on a global climate deal. They will co-host a three-day meeting in Bonn starting Sunday of representatives from a selected 45 countries...

UN: No comprehensive climate deal this year

KOENIGSWINTER, Germany - (AP) The United Nations chief negotiator on climate change says there will not be a comprehensive deal to fight global warming this year. Yvo de Boer told reporters in Germany on Monday the next U.N. climate change conference in Cancun, Mexico, in December will provide a "first...

Germany: Climate meeting "broke the ice"

KOENIGSWINTER, Germany - (AP) Some 40 nations at a high-level climate meeting have made headway toward a pact to curb global warming, but the most important issues remain unresolved, Germany's environment minister said Tuesday. Many delegates agreed that "this meeting has broken the ice and...