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Carbon emissions are up. Don't blame Trump, this is on all of us

Americans seem to be stuck in one of those "do as we say, not as we do" conundrums when it comes to recognizing the connection between climate-altering carbon emissions and how we conduct our lives.

New findings published Tuesday estimate that U.S.

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