Mexican President Boycotts Summit Over Us Exclusion of Cuba, Nicaragua, Venezuela  

Mexico’s leftist President Andrés Manuel López Obrador announced Monday that he is skipping the Summit of the Americas, following through on his threat to boycott the upcoming meeting if the White House refused to invite officials from all nations in the Western Hemisphere.

Source: Mexican President Boycotts Summit Over Us Exclusion of Cuba, Nicaragua, Venezuela | Portside

Climate change could cost U.S. budget $2 trillion a year by the end of the century, White House says | Reuters

Flood, fire, and drought fueled by climate change could take a massive bite out of the U.S. federal budget per year by the end of the century, the White House said in its first ever such assessment on Sunday.

Source: Climate change could cost U.S. budget $2 trillion a year by the end of the century, White House says | Reuters