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FILE - In this Aug. 17, 2021, file photo Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Michael Regan talks to reporters at Big Basin Redwoods State Park near Boulder Creek, Calif. In the first Biden administration rule aimed at combating climate change, the EPA is proposing to phase down production and use of hydrofluorocarbons, highly potent greenhouse gases commonly used in refrigerators and air conditioners. “With this proposal, EPA is taking another significant step under President Biden’s ambitious agenda to address the climate crisis,” Regan said in a statement. (AP Photo/Nic Coury, File)

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This May 16, 2021, photo shows window air conditioners in New York. In the first Biden administration rule aimed at combating climate change, the Environmental Protection Agency is proposing to phase down production and use of hydrofluorocarbons, highly potent greenhouse gases commonly used in refrigerators and air conditioners. (AP Photo/Jenny Kane)

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FILE - In this April 23, 2021, file photo National Climate adviser Gina McCarthy waits for the arrival of President Joe Biden to speak to the virtual Leaders Summit on Climate, from the East Room of the White House in Washington. In the first Biden administration rule aimed at combating climate change, the Environmental Protection Agency is proposing to phase down production and use of hydrofluorocarbons, highly potent greenhouse gases commonly used in refrigerators and air conditioners. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)

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Patrick Starrr arrives at the premiere of "Dear Evan Hansen" on Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2021, at the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

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Gerald Caesar arrives at the premiere of "Dear Evan Hansen" on Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2021, at the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

Gerald Caesar arrives at the premiere of "Dear Evan Hansen" on Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2021, at the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

Gerald Caesar arrives at the premiere of "Dear Evan Hansen" on Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2021, at the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

Isabella Gomez arrives at the premiere of "Dear Evan Hansen" on Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2021, at the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

Marvin Leon arrives at the premiere of "Dear Evan Hansen" on Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2021, at the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

Swift Rice arrives at the premiere of "Dear Evan Hansen" on Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2021, at the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

Swift Rice arrives at the premiere of "Dear Evan Hansen" on Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2021, at the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

Noah Galvin arrives at the premiere of "Dear Evan Hansen" on Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2021, at the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

Noah Galvin arrives at the premiere of "Dear Evan Hansen" on Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2021, at the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

Noah Galvin arrives at the premiere of "Dear Evan Hansen" on Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2021, at the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

Amy Adams arrives at the premiere of "Dear Evan Hansen" on Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2021, at the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

Marvin Leon arrives at the premiere of "Dear Evan Hansen" on Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2021, at the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

Nik Dodani arrives at the premiere of "Dear Evan Hansen" on Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2021, at the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

Nik Dodani arrives at the premiere of "Dear Evan Hansen" on Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2021, at the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

Stevie Martin arrives at the premiere of "Dear Evan Hansen" on Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2021, at the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

Liz Kate arrives at the premiere of "Dear Evan Hansen" on Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2021, at the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

Stephen Chbosky arrives at the premiere of "Dear Evan Hansen" on Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2021, at the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

Pakistan's Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi speaks during an interview with The Associated Press, Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2021, in New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

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Friday, October 02, 2020

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Wednesday, September 30, 2020

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Thursday, March 05, 2020

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