Climate Change

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The Yale University undergraduate student government wants the school to divest from companies that contribute to climate change and Puerto Rican debt.  

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New York Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli will review 27 thermal coal mining companies to see if the state should divest its pension fund from businesses that contribute to climate change.

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A New Haven Superior Court judge has dismissed charges against nearly 50 people who disrupted a Yale-Harvard football game in November. The protesters challenged the two universities to divest their endowments from companies that contribute to climate change.

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A massive collection of fish specimens and water quality data from the Hudson River was donated to Stony Brook University. Experts say the collection, which spans 44 years, will show how an ecosystem changes over time.

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East Hampton Town will revise its plan to deal with sea level rise in Montauk. This comes after local business owners criticized recommendations that properties on the shoreline should move inland.