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French bank BNP Paribas accused of enabling Sudan war crimes

Sep. 26, 2019 10:39 AM EDT

PARIS (AP) — An alliance of human right organizations says nine Sudanese people have filed a criminal complaint against French bank BNP Paribas for alleged complicity in crimes against humanity, torture, and genocide during the conflict in Sudan's Darfur region. The International Federation for Human...

Big money urges governments to tackle climate change

Sep. 19, 2019 12:47 AM EDT

A group of more than 500 major institutional investors called Thursday for governments to boost efforts to tackle climate change, warning that failure could have serious economic consequences. The banks, insurance companies and pension funds said in a joint statement ahead of next week's U.N. climate summit in...