Climate conference is ‘about money, not climate’

MOSCOW, Dec 19 – The on-going United Nations conference on climate change in Copenhagen is revolving not so much about climate as about money, the chairman of the State Duma (Parliament)’s international affairs committee, Konstantin Kosachyov, said about the ongoing debate over the global warming problem, according to a report by Russian news agency, Itar-Tass.

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Mum’s tweets as son is dying sparks uproar

MIRRETT ISLAND, Florida, Dec 19 — A mother who posted updates on Twitter as rescue workers tried to save her dying son has sparked a debate over the acceptable use of the microblogging website, ABC News has reported.

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