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The Latest: Teen climate activist overwhelmed by NY welcome : The Latest: Teen climate activist overwhelmed by NY welcome

Aug 28, 2019 - The Canadian Press
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NEW YORK - The Latest on the New York arrival of Swedish teen climate activist Greta Thunberg, who crossed the Atlantic on a sailboat (all times local):

4:40 p.m.

A Swedish teen climate activist who arrived in New York City following a trans-Atlantic trip on a sailboat to attend a global warming conference has described her welcome as "overwhelming."

Sixteen-year-old Greta Thunberg and her crew were escorted into a lower Manhattan marina at about 4 p.m. Wednesday, concluding a ...