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Al Gore

Albert Arnold "Al" Gore, Jr. (born March 31, 1948) served as the 45th Vice President of the United States from 1993 to 2001 under President Bill Clinton. He is currently an author, businessperson, and American environmental activist who starred in the 2006 documentary An Inconvenient Truth, which won an Academy Award in 2007. Gore also wrote the book An Inconvenient Truth: The Planetary Emergency of Global Warming and What We Can Do About It, which won a Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album in February 2009. Read More

Headlines Around the Web

Al Gore tried to buy Twitter

Oct 18 - CNN Money

Questions follow Gore book tour

Feb 01, 2013 - Politico

Jeter to the plate for climate change

Jan 24, 2013 - Politico

Do Blood and Gore have the muscle?

Feb 19, 2012 - Financial Times

Al Gore takes on capitalism

Feb 17, 2012 - Financial Post

Al Gore lampoons 'insane' Wall Street

Oct 21, 2011 - France24

Olbermann to host TV show for Gore network

Feb 09, 2011 - Financial Times

Articles About Al Gore

From 'American Idol' to Politics: Does Clay Aiken Have It in Him to Be a Winner?

By IBTimes AU

From American Idol runner up to politics, Clay Aiken has come a long way. The remarkable singer, who came close to winning the most popluar reality show in 2003, is now considering to try politics. Aiken is considering a bid for Congress in North Carolina, according to various news agencies. (Jan 06)

MORE TOPICS: GEORGE W. BUSH, AMERICAN IDOL, CONGRESS

Chevron and BP Among 90 Companies Responsible for 63% of Greenhouse Gas Emissions

By IBTimes UK

Climate change report shows just 90 companies are responsible for two-thirds of emissions. (Nov 22)

MORE TOPICS: GLOBAL WARMING, CHEVRON, INDIA, CLIMATE CHANGE

Tony Abbott Still Thinks Climate Change is Crap; Al Gore Criticises Abbott for Carbon Tax Repeal

By IBTimes AU

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has denied 25 years of climate change research and accused a UN executive secretary of the Framework Convention on Climate Change of "talking through her hat. (Oct 24)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, TAX POLICY, CLIMATE CHANGE, TONY ABBOTT, NOBEL PRIZE, SETTLEMENT

Australian Politics: after NSW Fire; Australia’s Climate Change Policy Comes under Fire

By IBTimes AU

As the New South Wales fire rages on, with some relief to firefighting efforts due to the weather conditions, Australian government’s climate change policy seems to have come under some intense fire. (Oct 24)

MORE TOPICS: GLOBAL WARMING, AUSTRALIA, UNITED NATIONS, ELECTIONS, CLIMATE CHANGE, TONY ABBOTT

NASA's Fuel Cell to Serve as Power Source for Al Gore's London Head Office

By IBTimes AU

The brand new London head office of Al Gore located in Regent Street will take advantage of NASA’s fuel cell technology. (Oct 15)

MORE TOPICS: NASA, CALIFORNIA, MANAGEMENT, INVESTMENT, LONDON

Ian Somerhalder: 'Vampire Diaries' Actor Admits Being a Geek, Tweets Excitement on Social Good Summit in New York City [PHOTOS]

By IBTimes AU

Fans always describe Ian Somerhalder as the handsome actor that portrays the evil “Vampire Diaries” character Damon Salvatore. However, the 34-year-old heartthrob star admitted on his Twitter account that he is a geek and continued to show his diffe... (Sep 19)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, NEW YORK

Global Warming Alert: Al Gore Said Climate Change Could Undo Gains at Tahoe [Photos/Videos]

By IBTimes AU

In 1997, Al Gore and President Bill Clinton convened the first Lake Tahoe Summit and since then great accomplishments have been there but all stands to be lost under the impacts of a warming climate. (Aug 21)

MORE TOPICS: AL JAZEERA, GLOBAL WARMING, CLIMATE CHANGE, CIVIL RIGHTS, NEW YORK, LOS ANGELES

Ian Somerhalder, Nina Dobrev: 'Vampire Diaries' Season 5 Romantic Photo Shared on Twitter

By IBTimes AU

Ian Somerhalder and Nina Dobrev may have ended their romantic relationship but “Vampire Diaries” fans can still see the ex-couple cozy up on the small screen as characters Damon Salvatore and Elena Gilbert like the new romantic photo shared on Twitter. (Aug 20)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, NEW YORK

NSA Whistleblower Edward Snowden Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize - but Misses Deadline

By IBTimes UK

Swedish professor Stefan Svallfors says Norwegian committee should make up for ‘ill-conceived’ Obama award. (Jul 16)

MORE TOPICS: BARACK OBAMA, HUMAN RIGHTS, FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS

Al Gore And Sale Of Current TV To Al Jazeera

By IBTimes AU

In March of this year, the cable network established and sold to Al Jazeera by former vice president Al Gore .Ultimately reached a settlement with Keith Olbermann, who filed a $70 million lawsuit against his former employer after being fired in March... (Jul 11)

MORE TOPICS: AL JAZEERA, GLOBAL WARMING, RUPERT MURDOCH, COURT, JOURNALISM, LAWSUIT