Biography of the Author Steve Mort

Steve Mort

Channel NewsAsia US Correspondent

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  1. Grim reading for parts of US after climate change report | Video
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    Grim reading for parts of US after climate change report | Video

    The US government’s most comprehensive ever climate change report makes grim reading for parts of the country. As Steve Mort reports, for Florida ...
  2. SpaceX successfully launches Dragon capsule | Video
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    SpaceX successfully launches Dragon capsule | Video

    NASA and SpaceX have celebrated the successful launch of a new astronaut capsule that will eventually carry astronauts into orbit. 
  3. Analysts sceptical of US proposal to boost off-shore exploration for oil and gas
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    Analysts sceptical of US proposal to boost off-shore exploration for oil and gas

    The energy industry has welcomed a proposal by the Trump administration to open up nearly all US federal waters to oil and gas drilling. However, ...
  4. Expansion of offshore oil, gas drilling increases risk of spills
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    Expansion of offshore oil, gas drilling increases risk of spills

    Despite such risks, lawmakers in Florida are saying that revenues from oil and gas are needed for the state's economy, with many residents also ...
  5. Flu cases widespread in almost every state: US health officials
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    Flu cases widespread in almost every state: US health officials

    Hospitals in the US have treated nearly 12,000 confirmed cases of influenza between October last year and Jan 20, 2018, but the Centers for ...
  6. United States mulls tariffs for foreign made solar panels
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    United States mulls tariffs for foreign made solar panels

    United States president Donald Trump is set to decide whether to impose tariffs on some foreign made solar panels. The US International Trade ...
  7. Puerto Ricans in US send aid as island struggles to recover from Hurricane Maria
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    Puerto Ricans in US send aid as island struggles to recover from Hurricane Maria

    As the full extent of the damage caused by Hurricane Maria emerges, Puerto Rican communities in the United States mainland worry what the future ...
  8. Keeping Miami above water amidst climate change
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    Keeping Miami above water amidst climate change

    Following Donald Trump's decision to pull out of the Paris agreement on climate change, cities like Miami that face rising sea levels are focusing ...
  9. Private firms looking to play greater role in America's space adventure
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    Private firms looking to play greater role in America's space adventure

    President Trump is said to favour a greater role for private industry in space exploration. Both Space X and Blue Origin have their sights set on ...