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China, US, India push world carbon emissions up

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WASHINGTON - Scientists estimate that the world spewed far more carbon pollution into the air last year than ever before.

That was mostly because of increases from the three biggest polluters — China, the United States and India.

The reports released Sunday ......

Thais Brown, 2, of New York, rides on his mother's back as demonstrators gather before the People's Climate March Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014 in New York. The march, along with similar gatherings scheduled in other cities worldwide, comes two days before the United Nations Climate Summit, where more than 120 world leaders will convene for a meeting aimed at galvanizing political will for a new global climate treaty by the end of 2015. (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow) Show/Hide caption

Thais Brown, 2, of New York, rides on his mother's back as demonstrators gather before the People's Climate March Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014 in New York. The march, along with similar gatherings scheduled in other cities worldwide, comes two days before the United Nations Climate Summit, where more than 120 world leaders will convene for a meeting aimed at galvanizing political will for a new global climate treaty by the end of 2015. (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow)

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