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| Fires not the only threat facing Amazon

Raging wildfires have drawn the world's attention to the Amazon but immolation is just one of the dangers facing the world's largest rain forest, environmental experts ac...

| Fires not the only threat facing Amazon

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Amazon Forest Faces Threat From Fires, Mining And Land Occupation Raging wildfires have drawn the world's attention to the Amazon but immolation is just one of the dangers facing the world's largest rain forest, env...
09:17, 2019-08-31

U.S. tariff threat backs Mexican president into corner, facing Trump U.S. President Donald Trump's threats to slap punitive tariffs on all Mexican trade if Mexico does not stop illegal immigration has punched a gaping ...
04:51, 2019-06-01

RPT-U.S. tariff threat backs Mexican president into corner, facing Trump U.S. President Donald Trump's threats to slap punitive tariffs on all Mexican trade if Mexico does not stop illegal immigration has punched a gaping ...
12:51, 2019-06-03

Multiday Storm Threat Fires Up Midweek Here we go- after a couple of beautiful early June days active weather is on the rise. A slight risk for severe storms holds across the majority of t...
11:17, 2019-06-05

Gay rugby player facing deportation to Kenya avoids detention but still faces threat of being sent home Supporters of a gay rugby player who faces being sent back to Kenya after losing his deportation battle are holding a protest outside the Home Office...
23:34, 2019-06-07

Stop Tuvalu and ‘the world from sinking’ UN chief tells island nation facing existential threat from rising seas Tuvalu “faces an existential threat from sea-level rise”, the United Nations chief said during his visit to the Pacific island nation on Friday whose...
16:17, 2019-05-21

9 challenges facing Amazon on its 25th birthday Amazon has a lot to smile about as it celebrates its 25th birthday. But the groundbreaking company is also dealing with a host of controversy and pro...
17:34, 2019-07-04

Amazon facing antitrust probe over its marketplace, report says FTC officials have been reportedly interviewing small businesses as part of a potentially larger antitrust probe into Amazon, a Bloomberg report says...
15:34, 2019-09-11

Amazon is now facing an antitrust probe in the European Union, sources say The European Union’s antitrust chief is planning to open a formal investigation into Amazon in the coming days, Bloomberg reported Tuesday. &#...
17:34, 2019-07-16

Facebook, Google, Amazon likely facing review from Justice Department The Justice Department said Tuesday it would begin an antitrust review of online platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Google, Apple and Amazon . ...
00:34, 2019-07-24

Report: Amazon Facing Antitrust Probe in the EU Over Its Use of Marketplace Merchant Data The European Union is planning an antitrust investigation into e-commerce giant Amazon over its treatment of third-party merchants that rely on the c...
08:17, 2019-07-18

Facebook, Google, Amazon, Twitter likely facing review from Justice Department The Justice Department said Tuesday it would begin an antitrust review of online platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Google, Apple and Amazon . ...
03:51, 2019-07-24

Amazon fires: what is happening and is there anything we can do? Why people should be worried about the blazes and increased deforestation in BrazilThousands of fires are burning in Brazil, many of them in the worl...
21:00, 2019-08-23

What the Amazon's fires mean for its animals As flames burn through Brazil's rainforest, its inhabitants are at risk of losing their homes. The fires pose a serious threat to the Amazon's delica...
19:17, 2019-08-28

Amazon fires: By the numbers The raging fires in Brazil's Amazon rainforest have captured the public's imagination worldwide for the last few weeks and recently prompted the coun...
02:51, 2019-08-28

Here's what we know about the fires in the Amazon rainforest Brazil's Amazon rainforest is in flames, burning at the highest rate since 2013, when that nation's space research center first began tracking fires ...
22:34, 2019-08-23

Fires are raging in the Amazon forest. Here’s how you can help A record number of fires in Brazil’s Amazon region have been linked to an increase in deforestation. According to CNN, the Amazon is the larges...
22:34, 2019-08-23

Flying above the Amazon fires, 'all you can see is death' The smoke is so thick, at times the Cessna airplane had to climb to stay out of it. At times your eyes burn and you close the air vents to keep the c...
03:00, 2019-08-27

What Caused the Amazon Rainforest Fires? At 3pm on Monday, Brazil’s largest city, São Paolo, plunged into darkness as a result of smoke from ongoing fires destroying the Amazon rainforest—th...
05:51, 2019-08-24

Amazon fires: Can international pressure help put them out? Wildfires blazing in the Amazon have sparked an international dispute. As Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro dismisses foreign leaders' condemnations...
20:00, 2019-08-23

Track the Amazon Rainforest Fires With This Map In August, roughly 66,000 fires ravaged the Amazon rainforest, much of it the result of man-made deforestation. After initially rejecting millions in...
15:51, 2019-09-06

The Amazon Fires, From an Extraterrestrial Perspective A version of this first appeared as the TIME Space newsletter sent on Aug. 30. Space is aspirational. Merely the act of looking through a telescope ...
16:51, 2019-09-06

The Amazon Forest Fires Are a Form of 'Genocide' When Richard Pearshouse visited indigenous communities in the Brazilian Amazon in April to investigate illegal deforestation, he heard countless horr...
21:00, 2019-08-23

Brazil says open to aid for Amazon fires, but will decide how it's used Brazil said on Tuesday it was ready to accept foreign aid to help fight fires in the Amazon but only if it could determine how it was spent, in an ap...
03:17, 2019-08-28

G7 Pledges Millions To Help Fight Amazon Fires The G7 has agreed to spend $20 million (18 million euros) on the Amazon, mainly to send fire-fighting aircraft to tackle huge blazes engulfing parts ...
05:17, 2019-08-27

The Amazon is burning and smoke from the fires can be seen from space Smoke from record wildfires raging in the Amazon rainforest blanketed São Paulo on Monday and could be seen from space.    ...
04:00, 2019-08-21

How the Amazon’s fires, deforestation affect the U.S. Midwest (NBC News) — The Amazon’s lush greenery and network of waterways are at risk in the face of this summer’s record fires, but another...
10:34, 2019-08-26

The Amazon fires put spotlight on two rival leaders Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro and Bolivia's Evo Morales are on opposite ends of the political spectrum. But critics accuse both of abetting the destruction...
09:51, 2019-08-27

UK PM deeply concerned about Amazon rainforest fires Britain is deeply concerned about fires in the Amazon rainforest and Prime Minister Boris Johnson will use the G7 summit to call for a renewed focus ...
14:17, 2019-08-23

Why Amazon Fires Keep Raging 10 Years After a Deal to End Them Many of the thousands of fires burning in Brazil’s Amazon are set by ranchers. A deal inked 10 years ago was meant to stop the problem, but the ecolo...
16:34, 2019-10-10

Amazon rain forest fires can be seen from space The Amazon rain forest fires can be seen from space, and NASA can see these fires from space. Veuer’s Keri Lumm reports.    ...
00:34, 2019-08-21

EU piles pressure on Brazil over Amazon fires The European Union piled pressure on Friday on Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro over fires raging in the Amazon basin, with Ireland and France sayi...
15:17, 2019-08-23

400+ Indigenous Tribes Under Threat as Amazon Burns The fires blazing across the Amazon rainforest in Brazil are devastating. They’re making international headlines and sparking sadness and outrage acr...
05:00, 2019-08-26

A Record Number of Fires Are Currently Burning Across the Amazon Rainforest The Amazon rainforest has seen a record number of forest fires this year, according to Brazil’s Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas Espaciais, a sp...
20:51, 2019-08-21

Brazil tells ambassadors no time off due to Amazon fires Brazil's Foreign Ministry on Monday ordered its ambassadors in Europe and other G7 countries not to take vacation for the next two weeks in order to ...
03:34, 2019-08-27

Fires in Amazon Rain Forest Have Surged This Year More than 74,000 wildfires have been detected in the world’s largest rain forest this year, an 84 percent increase from the same period last year, Br...
23:17, 2019-08-21

Amazon fires drop unexpectedly after summer spike Around 20,000 fires burned in the Brazilian portion of the Amazon during September, Brazil’s National Institute for Space Research reported. That was...
01:00, 2019-10-03

Amazon rainforest fires: Brazil to reject $20m pledged by G7 Senior official says funds should be spent on reforesting Europe and not on ‘colonialist practices’Amazon fires: what is happening and is there anyth...
09:17, 2019-08-27

Why Did a Vow to End Amazon Fires Falter? Blame ‘Cattle Laundering’ Many of the thousands of fires burning in Brazil’s Amazon are set by ranchers. A deal inked 10 years ago was meant to stop the problem, but the ecolo...
12:00, 2019-10-10

Amazon rainforest fires: an environmental catastrophe – in pictures Fires are raging across the world’s largest tropical rainforest as farmers, land-grabbers and loggers torch trees and clear land for crops or grazing...
07:51, 2019-08-27

H&M Suspends Leather Purchases From Brazil Over Amazon Fires Retail giant H&M announced Thursday that it will suspend leather purchases from Brazil over concerns that the material is linked to fires that have d...
11:34, 2019-09-06

Aerial video shows huge fires in Amazon Aerial images captured by Greenpeace show how fires continued to sweep across the Brazilian Amazon region over the weekend. (August 25)   ...
01:00, 2019-08-26

G7 cash for Amazon fires is ‘chump change’, say campaigners World leaders offer $20m now plus reforestation plan, but critics want major policy shiftsThe G7’s pledge of $20m (£16m) to douse the fires in the Am...
01:34, 2019-08-27

G7 offers emergency aid to fight Amazon forest fires Leaders of the Group of Seven wealthy nations on Monday offered $20 million of emergency aid to help battle wildfires in the Amazon rainforest, a ges...
03:34, 2019-08-27

| Brazil rejects G7 aid to fight Amazon fires - government Brazil rejected aid from G7 countries to fight wildfires in the Amazon, with a top official telling French President Emmanuel Macron to take care of ...
19:51, 2019-08-27

After refusal, Brazil now willing to accept $20M to fight Amazon fires The Brazilian government has decided to accept $20 million in foreign aid to fight nearly 2,000 fires burning in the Amazon rain forest, after initia...
17:51, 2019-08-28

Pope calls for global commitment to put out Amazon fires Pope Francis on Sunday called for a global commitment to put out the fires in the Amazon, saying the area was essential for the health of the planet....
13:17, 2019-08-25

Brazilian states ask for military help as Amazon fires rage Six states in Brazil's Amazon region requested military help on Saturday to combat record fires that are tearing through the rainforest, provoking an...
07:00, 2019-08-25

Hundreds Of New Fires In Brazil As Outrage Over Amazon Grows Hundreds of new fires are raging in the Amazon rainforest in Brazil, official data showed Saturday, as thousands of troops were made available to hel...
07:00, 2019-08-25

Brazil Deploys Troops to Fight Fires in the Amazon (RIO DE JANEIRO) — Backed by military aircraft, Brazilian troops on Saturday prepared to deploy in the Amazon to fight fires that have swept th...
23:17, 2019-08-24

Smoke from fires in Africa fertilizes the Amazon over 6,500 miles away It’s tempting to think that two locations separated by over 6,500 miles wouldn’t have much of an impact on one another, but nothing could...
07:34, 2019-08-01

| Hundreds of new fires in Brazil as outrage over Amazon grows Hundreds of new fires are raging in the Amazon rainforest in Brazil, official data showed Saturday, as thousands of troops were made available to hel...
22:17, 2019-08-24

Why Are The Amazon Fires Sparking A Crisis For Brazil And The World? A record number of fires ravaging the Amazon has drawn international outrage because of the rainforest's importance to the global environment and pro...
01:34, 2019-08-26

UPDATE 6-Brazil says open to aid for Amazon fires, but will decide how it's used Brazil said on Tuesday it was ready to accept foreign aid to help fight fires in the Amazon but only if it could determine how it was spent, in an ap...
05:17, 2019-08-28

Amazon Fires Unite Enemy Tribes Against Bolsonaro The Amazon fires are uniting rival indigenous cultures against Jair Bolsonaro’s administration in Brazil. ...
20:34, 2019-09-05

Smoke from fires in Africa help keep the Amazon rainforest alive A new study by the Unversity of Miami’s Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science reveals that fires which rage in Africa actually fertiliz...
01:34, 2019-08-02

Brazilian climate strikers take aim at Bolsonaro for Amazon fires Thousands of Brazilians demanded action on climate change on Friday, taking aim in nationwide protests at President Jair Bolsonaro who they say is al...
01:51, 2019-09-21

Amazon fires are 'true apocalypse', says Brazilian archbishop Erwin Kräutler says he expects next month’s papal synod to denounce destruction of rainforestThe fires in the Amazon are a “true apocalypse”, accordi...
22:00, 2019-09-05

Amazon sees more than 100,000 fires, causing spike in air pollution The destructive blazes in the Amazon rainforest are spewing a toxic brew into the air and causing a spike in air pollution, new satellite images from...
08:34, 2019-09-12

Bolsonaro claims NGOs could be setting Amazon fires Brazil’s official monitoring agency is reporting a sharp increase in wildfires this year, and President Jair Bolsonaro is suggesting that non-governm...
19:00, 2019-08-21

H&M stops buying leather from Brazil over Amazon fires COPENHAGEN, Denmark — Low-cost fashion retailer Hennes & Mauritz AB says it is suspending leather purchases from Brazil in response to the Amazon fir...
17:17, 2019-09-06

Corporations pile pressure on Brazil over Amazon fires Asset managers, pension funds and companies halt deals and stop buying bondsFinancial pressure is growing on Brazil over fires in the Amazon and the ...
11:17, 2019-09-01

Amazon fires spur Brazil to ban most burning for 60 days Devastating fires that have scorched parts of the Amazon region and fueled global outrage have spurred Brazil's government to ban most legal fires fo...
13:34, 2019-08-30

Bolsonaro bans land-clearing fires in Amazon Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro has banned the use of fire to clear land throughout the country for 60 days, in response to the massive increase in...
10:00, 2019-08-30

'Worried' Pope: We must pray Amazon forest fires are put out soon Pope Francis has added his voice to the chorus of international concern about fires tearing through the Amazon in Brazil, saying he is praying they w...
22:00, 2019-08-25

Brazil's Bolsonaro says army may help fight Amazon fires Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro said on Friday the army may be enlisted to help combat fires sweeping through the Amazon rainforest, as internation...
16:34, 2019-08-23

Brazil weighs offers from U.S. and others to help fight Amazon fires Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Friday he may have news later in the day on his request to U.S. President Donald Trump for help fighting t...
22:00, 2019-08-30

Amazon fires 'extraordinarily concerning', warns UN biodiversity chief Biodiversity chief calls for countries to unite to halt rapid degradation of natureThe fires in the Amazon are “extraordinarily concerning” for the p...
20:51, 2019-08-30

Deeply Concerned By Fires, Amazon Must Be Protected: UN Chief France and the United Nations called Thursday for the protection of the fire-plagued Amazon rainforest as Brazil's right-wing president blamed NGOs f...
08:17, 2019-08-23

Brazil minister says agribusiness should not be blamed for Amazon fires Brazilian agriculture minister, Tereza Cristina Dias, said on Friday that agribusiness should not be blamed for the fires sweeping through the Amazon...
18:34, 2019-08-23

Climate, green energy and the Amazon fires | Letters Ian Duncan responds to letter on energy targets, Carol Blumenthal defends activists, Wendy Mulville recalls her experiences about air conditioning in...
18:17, 2019-08-30

Amazon fires pose health risks to children: WHO Fires raging in the Amazon pose a risk to health including from respiratory diseases, especially in children, the World Health Organization (WHO) sai...
19:00, 2019-08-30

Brazilian envoys in U.S. to discuss aid for raging Amazon fires Bolsonaro said he had asked U.S. President Donald Trump for “help” and that Trump had said “he couldn’t make a decision without hearing from Brazil.”...
22:00, 2019-08-30

Amazon fires stir bitter dispute over who is to blame RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — As fires raged in the Amazon rainforest, the Brazilian government on Thursday denounced international critics who say President...
01:34, 2019-08-23

Blame humans for starting the Amazon fires, environmentalists say Environmental organizations and researchers say the wildfires blazing in the Brazilian rainforest were set by cattle ranchers and loggers who want to...
15:17, 2019-08-23

Amazon evacuation: New Jersey facility receives threat The Middlesex County Sheriff's Office had bomb-sniffing K-9s out at the Carteret distribution center off Exit 12 on the Turnpike, according to l...
01:00, 2019-10-01

UPDATE 2-Brazil weighs offers from U.S. and others to help fight Amazon fires Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Friday he may have news later in the day on his request to U.S. President Donald Trump for help fighting t...
21:17, 2019-08-30

Rain will not extinguish Amazon fires for weeks, weather experts say Weak rainfall is unlikely to extinguish a record number of fires raging in Brazil's Amazon anytime soon, with pockets of precipitation through Sept. ...
13:17, 2019-08-27

As Amazon Smolders, Indonesia Fires Choke the Other Side of the World Thousands of fires, most of them set to clear land for plantations that make palm oil, created thick clouds of smoke that disrupted air travel and si...
19:51, 2019-09-17

As Amazon Fires Rage, Thick Smoke Chokes Brazil Blackened tree trunks lay smoldering on the charred ground as thick smoke chokes the Amazon rainforest in Brazil, a scene of devastation that is bein...
23:00, 2019-08-25

Major nations close to agreement on Amazon fires, says Macron Emmanuel Macron has said leaders of the world's major industrialised nations are close to an agreement on how to help fight the fires tearing through...
22:34, 2019-08-25

Explainer: Why are the Amazon fires sparking a crisis for Brazil - and the world? A record number of fires ravaging the Amazon has drawn international outrage because of the rainforest's importance to the global environment and pro...
20:34, 2019-08-25

G7 nations close to agreement on tackling Amazon fires: Macron French President Emmanuel Macron said on Sunday the leaders of the world's major industrialized nations were close to an agreement on how to help fig...
19:17, 2019-08-25

Brazil rejects $20 million aid for Amazon fires pledged by G7, reports say French President Emmanuel Macron announced Monday that the G7 leaders agreed to set up the aid to help combat the fires.     ...
19:51, 2019-08-27

Bolsonaro to send army to fight huge fires in the Amazon Under international pressure to contain fires sweeping parts of Brazil's Amazon, President Jair Bolsonaro on Friday authorized use of the milita...
19:51, 2019-08-24

Macron: ‘All G7 powers must help Brazil fight raging Amazon fires’ French president talks up trade sanctions as world leaders convene and thousands of Brazilians march against BolsonaroEmmanuel Macron has asked for w...
02:00, 2019-08-25

G7 To Help Nations Hit By Amazon Fires: French President Emmanuel Macron World leaders at the G7 summit have agreed to help the countries affected by the huge wildfires ravaging the Amazon rainforest as soon as possible , ...
23:00, 2019-08-25

Amazon fires: Brazil will only accept help if Macron withdraws 'insults' Brazil's president says he will only accept an offer of international aid to fight the devastating Amazon fires if French leader Emmanuel Macron with...
18:17, 2019-08-27

The Amazon rainforest depends on fires in Africa for a vital nutrient We thought the Amazon got the essential nutrient phosphorus from Saharan dust. Now it appears it mainly comes from forest fires and people burning wo...
18:51, 2019-07-31

Bolsonaro backtracks on claim NGOs started Amazon fires Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has denied accusing environmental groups of starting fires in the Amazon rainforest, saying he was merely airing h...
19:00, 2019-08-22

"Reforest Europe," Says Brazil As It Rejects G7 Aid To Fight Amazon Fires Brazil on Monday rejected aid from G7 countries to fight wildfires in the Amazon, with a top official telling French President Emmanuel Macron to tak...
07:51, 2019-08-27

| New fires rage in Amazon as Brazil warplanes battle flames Hundreds of new fires have flared up in the Amazon in Brazil, data showed Monday, even as military aircraft dumped water over hard-hit areas and G7 n...
05:17, 2019-08-27

The Amazon Fires Coughed Up an Enormous Plume of Carbon Monoxide New satellite imagery shows gigantic plumes of noxious carbon monoxide wafting over Brazil’s Amazon rainforest and surrounding areas—the result of ma...
22:34, 2019-08-26

'I Thought the World Was Ending': What's Fueling the Amazon Rainforest Fires Deforestation has been rising since 2015 as Brazil’s recession pushed poorer Brazilians into illegal logging. More than 43,000 fires have burned in t...
15:51, 2019-08-31

Canada says it will send water bombers to help fight Amazon fires Canada will send water bombers to Brazil to help fight wildfires in the Amazon jungle and is also contributing C$15 million ($11.30 million) in aid,...
03:34, 2019-08-27

Fewer Fires Burned the Amazon in September, But Deforestation Continues In September, fires in the Amazon Rainforest dropped dramatically both compared to the number of fires the region saw in 2018 and from the outburst o...
04:34, 2019-10-03

G7 leaders near deal to provide $20 million to tackle Amazon fires The leaders of the group of seven nations are close to agreeing a deal to provide $20 million in emergency help to stop the Amazon forest fires, a Fr...
03:34, 2019-08-27

US briefing: Amazon fires, endangered species and employee activism Friday’s top story: Macron calls wildfires ‘international crisis’ and urges G7 response. Plus, GM plant closed amid Trump’s failure to bring back mid...
13:51, 2019-08-23

Amazon fires deepen split between Brazil’s evangelicals, other Christians The apparently intentional escalation of fires in the Amazon rainforest has contributed to a growing political split among religious groups in Brazil...
06:00, 2019-08-30

Brazil rejects $20 million G-7 aid package to fight Amazon fires Brazil has rejected $20 million in aid that the G-7 nations have pledged to help battle the raging Amazon rainforest fires, a government official sai...
17:51, 2019-08-27

Amid Outrage Over Rainforest Fires, Many in the Amazon Remain Defiant Farmers in the Amazon say global scorn over a rise in deforestation and fires is unwarranted, backing President Bolsonaro as he strikes a defiant ton...
03:34, 2019-08-27

Brazil Open To G7 Aid For Amazon Fires If France "Withdraws Insults" Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro said Tuesday he was open to discussing G7 aid for fighting fires in the Amazon if his French counterpart Emmanuel M...
16:51, 2019-08-27

Rainfall could take weeks to extinguish Amazon rainforest fires, experts say The fires are not limited to Brazil, with at least 10,000 square kilometers (about 3,800 square miles) burning in Bolivia near its border with Paragu...
15:51, 2019-08-27

Amazon fires: Madonna and Leonardo DiCaprio among celebrities to speak out Huge fires have been blazing through the Brazilian rainforest this week, with more than half in the Amazon region. The fires spell disaster for the l...
15:17, 2019-08-23

Rain Unlikely To Extinguish Amazon Forest Fires Anytime Soon, Say Experts Weak rainfall is unlikely to extinguish a record number of fires raging in Brazil's Amazon anytime soon, with pockets of precipitation through Septem...
13:51, 2019-08-27

Amazon versus Africa forest fires: Is the world really ablaze? Forests in the African tropics also catch fire. But, from an ecological point of view, the situations in Africa and South America are very different ...
02:51, 2019-08-31

Finland urges EU to consider banning Brazilian beef over Amazon fires Finland, which holds the European Union's rotating chairmanship, called on Friday for the EU to look into the possibility of banning Brazilian beef f...
14:17, 2019-08-23

Brazil says it is target of smear campaign over role in Amazon fires Onyx Lorenzoni, the Brazilian president’s chief of staff, accused European countries of exaggerating environmental problems in Brazil in order to dis...
06:00, 2019-08-23

How Trump’s trade wars are fueling the Amazon fires | Art Cullen Brazil is now the top exporter of soybeans to China – and that is leading to the rainforest being burned down at an extraordinary rateThe so-called “...
17:17, 2019-09-01

Bolsonaro suggests NGOs setting Amazon fires, gives no proof Brazil’s official monitoring agency is reporting a sharp increase in wildfires this year, and President Jair Bolsonaro is suggesting that non-governm...
23:17, 2019-08-21

| Brazil's burning ban takes effect as Amazon fires rage A 60-day ban on burning in Brazil takes effect Thursday after a global outcry over fires raging in the Amazon and data showing hundreds of new blazes...
04:00, 2019-08-30

| Bolsonaro mulls deploying army to combat Amazon fires Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro said Friday he is considering deploying the army to help combat fires raging in the Amazon rainforest, as a growing...
08:17, 2019-08-24

Global worry over Amazon fires escalates; Bolsonaro defiant Amid global concern about raging Amazon fires, Brazil on Thursday said it was the target of a smear campaign by critics who contend President Jair Bo...
05:34, 2019-08-23

Protesters besiege Brazilian embassies worldwide over Amazon fires Activists condemn president Jair Bolsonaro’s failure to defend the forest as his supporters condemn ‘global left’Protesters have laid siege to Brazil...
22:00, 2019-08-23

Amazon burning: Brazil reports record forest fires Wildfires raging in the Amazon rainforest have hit a record number this year, with 72,843 fires detected so far by Brazil's space research center INP...
23:00, 2019-08-20

Bolsonaro bans land-clearing fires in Amazon for 60 days Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro has banned the use of fire to clear land throughout the country for 60 days, in response to the massive increase in...
22:51, 2019-08-29

Brazil forest fires rage as farmers push into the Amazon Forest fires are surging in Brazil, with the country's space agency reporting almost 8,000 fires already this year. Scientist Carlos Nobre from Sao P...
23:51, 2019-08-21

As Amazon Fires Become Global Crisis, Brazil’s President Reverses Course After days of downplaying the fires raging across the Amazon, President Bolsonaro orders the military to step in. But it’s not clear that will be eno...
05:17, 2019-08-24

Is Brazilian Leather Out of Fashion? H&M Stops Buying Over Amazon Fires One of the world’s largest retailers will cease buying leather from the country, where cattle farmers are blamed for their part in accelerating defor...
06:00, 2019-09-06

Brazil's Bolsonaro says to fight Amazon fires, blames weather Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Friday he will deploy federal troops with appropriate equipment to fight the fires in the Amazon rainfore...
05:17, 2019-08-24

| Brazil's army fights Amazon fires after hundreds more flare up Brazil has deployed two C-130 Hercules aircraft to douse fires devouring parts of the Amazon rainforest, as hundreds of new blazes were ignited ahead...
05:17, 2019-08-27

Brazil's Burning Ban Takes Effect As Amazon Fires Rage A 60-day ban on burning in Brazil takes effect Thursday after a global outcry over fires raging in the Amazon and data showing hundreds of new blazes...
21:34, 2019-08-29

Boris Johnson 'deeply concerned' by fires raging in the Amazon Jeremy Corbyn pressures UK government to take action against the Brazilian presidentBoris Johnson has expressed concern about the fires raging in the...
21:00, 2019-08-23

Amazon fires: Respiratory problems spike, kids affected the most Health concerns are growing, particularly among children, as the number of wildfires in Brazil has shot up in the last year.     ...
01:34, 2019-08-29

Record Amazon rainforest fires spark row between Brazil and France The Brazilian space agency, INPE, this week reported more than 75,000 fires across the Brazilian part of the world’s greatest rainforest, up 84 per c...
23:00, 2019-08-23

Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro wants Amazon nations to tackle fires Brazil's president said that environmental challenges must be met while respecting "national sovereignty" and announced a meeting of countries that s...
05:34, 2019-08-29

G7 advisers discuss 'concrete measures' on Amazon fires: France Advisers to G7 leaders are discussing concrete measures to be decided on during the Group of Seven industrialized countries' summit this weekend in F...
16:34, 2019-08-23

Brazil’s Bolsonaro Authorizes Troops to Fight Amazon Fires President Jair Bolsonaro, who is very much like the Donald Trump of Brazil, appears to have capitulated to mounting international pressure over the w...
21:17, 2019-08-24

As fires ravage the Amazon, indigenous tribes pray for protection As thousands of fires ravage the Amazon, the world's largest rainforest, some indigenous tribes are turning to prayer in a bid to halt the destructio...
16:51, 2019-09-02

| Brazil's Bolsonaro fuels spat with Macron over Amazon fires Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro on Wednesday repeated a demand for French leader Emmanuel Macron to withdraw recent remarks, as he accused France a...
09:00, 2019-08-29

Bolsonaro open to discussing Amazon fires at UN after refusing assistance Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro says he wants to discuss the Amazon fires that have drawn world attention at the next U.N. General Assembly in Sep...
18:51, 2019-09-02

Brazil rejects $20 million aid for Amazon fires pledged by G-7, reports say French President Emmanuel Macron announced Monday that the G-7 leaders agreed to set up the aid to help combat the fires.     &#...
05:17, 2019-08-28

Environmentalists Have Been Warning About Amazon Fires for Decades. The Stakes Are Now Higher Than Ever The Amazon rain forest is burning — news that prompted shock and fear across the world as Brazil’s space research agency reported this we...
23:00, 2019-08-23

Brazil's Bolsonaro to skip Amazon fires summit he convened Brazil's president did not say whether the meeting of Amazon nations would be postponed, but ruled out his attendance. Bolsonaro has come under inter...
15:17, 2019-09-03

Jair Bolsonaro demands Macron withdraw 'insults' over Amazon fires Brazilian and French presidents continue feud over G7 aid package for wildfires raging in Amazon rainforestBrazil’s far-right president and his backe...
02:51, 2019-08-28

Brazilian warplanes dump thousands of gallons of water on Amazon fires Brazilian warplanes dumped thousands of gallons of water over the weekend to battle the raging Amazon rainforest fires, as leaders of the G7 nations ...
19:00, 2019-08-26

Fires Destroy Amazon Rainforest, Blanket Brazilian Cities in Smog Vast fires, many of them set by loggers, are ravaging the Amazon at a rate not seen in years, sending plumes of smoke that darken skies over Brazilia...
22:51, 2019-08-21

Outrage Over Bolsonaro’s Handling of Amazon Fires Gets Personal With Jab at French First Lady (PORTO VELHO, Brazil) — Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has insulted adversaries and allies, disparaged women, blacks and homosexuals, and e...
20:34, 2019-08-26

President Jair Bolsonaro: Brazil can’t afford to fight Amazon fires Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro says his country can’t afford to fight the massive blazes raging across the Amazon rainforest. Bolsonar...
06:00, 2019-08-23

| Brazil president says France's Macron has 'colonialist mentality' over Amazon fires Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro blasted his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron as having a "colonialist mentality" for rallying G-7 countries to a...
09:51, 2019-08-23

Jair Bolsonaro accuses NGOs of setting fires in Amazon rainforest Brazilian president blames environmental groups after he is criticised for rise in blazesThe Brazilian president, Jair Bolsonaro, has accused environ...
20:51, 2019-08-21

Amazon fires: the tribes fighting to save their dying rainforest – video Indigenous people in Brazil have vowed to protect their land as large swathes of the Amazon forest continue to burn. The largest rainforest in the wo...
22:00, 2019-08-23

Bolsonaro Fires Head of Agency Tracking Amazon Deforestation in Brazil The president claimed a government monitoring agency had released deforestation data with the intent to harm Brazil’s image abroad, a decision that i...
01:51, 2019-08-03

Bolsonaro: Macron shows 'colonialist mindset' by urging G7 to act on Amazon fires Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro condemned his French counterpart's suggestion for the Group of 7 nations to discuss the Amazon wildfires as "colon...
13:51, 2019-08-23

Amazon Rainforest Burning: Brazil Reports Record Forest Fires Wildfires raging in the Amazon rainforest have hit a record number this year, with 72,843 fires detected so far by Brazil's space research center INP...
23:51, 2019-08-21

Rains, military response help curb fires in Brazil's Amazon in September The number of fires in Brazil's Amazon rainforest has receded, falling 36% in September from August to well below a 20-year historic average for the ...
04:34, 2019-10-06

Brazil: Jair Bolsonaro sends in army to tackle Amazon fires The Brazilian president has been coming under increasing pressure as European leaders criticize his environmental policies. Wildfires continue to rag...
16:51, 2019-08-24

Jair Bolsonaro tries to blame NGOs for surge in Amazon rainforest fires Brazilian president claims green groups behind rise in blazes, but offers no evidence The Brazilian president, Jair Bolsonaro, has accused environmen...
02:51, 2019-08-22

Amazon Fires Prompt Alarm in Europe, and Anger at Brazil’s Government President Emmanuel Macron of France accused President Jair Bolsonaro of Brazil of lying about climate change, and said he would try to kill a major t...
19:00, 2019-08-23

Bolsonaro enjoys comedy club outing as Amazon fires rage on President watches rightwing comic as pre-recorded speech to nation on fighting fires airs While the Amazon burned and Brazilians demonstrated their o...
07:00, 2019-08-25

Amazon fires spark European rift at G7 over Mercosur trade deal French president and G7 summit host Emmanuel Macron's threat to ditch a trade deal over the fires in Brazil met immediate resistance from fellow EU m...
07:00, 2019-08-25

Amazon fires and sanctions high on agenda as G7 leaders meet at summit Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro seemed to be making a surprising reversal when he announced plans to send armed forces to fight the fires in the Am...
21:17, 2019-08-24

Bolivian Amazon fires: relief as rains douse two-month inferno Heavy rains have helped military contain blazes that have burnt more than 4m hectares of landHeavy rains over recent days in the Bolivian Amazon have...
06:34, 2019-10-08

Bolsonaro launches ‘Brazil week’ in bid to 'revamp' image over Amazon fires President urged citizens to hit the streets and show ‘the Amazon is ours’ amid sinking ratings and vilification over the AmazonBrazil’s far-right pre...
17:51, 2019-09-06

Pope Francis Blames Amazon Forest Fires On Destructive "Interests" Pope Francis opened a synod Sunday to champion the Amazon's poverty-stricken and isolated indigenous communities by condemning the destructive "inter...
16:00, 2019-10-06

After Global Outcry, Brazil Sends Army To Put Out Amazon Rainforest Fires President Jair Bolsonaro on Friday authorized the deployment of Brazil's armed forces to help combat fires raging in the Amazon rainforest, as a grow...
12:51, 2019-08-24

Amazon Rainforest Fires May Be Record Setting in Number This Year: NASA Amazon rainforest fires are filling the Brazilian sky with smoke, and NASA says the number of fires in the region this year may have set a new record...
14:17, 2019-08-22

Brazil to hire short-term environmental enforcers following Amazon fires Brazil doesn't have the funding to hire more permanent environmental enforcement agents in the wake of surging Amazon fires but will contract local e...
04:17, 2019-09-07

Exclusive: As Amazon fires rage, Brazil tells diplomats to fix image Stung by a global outcry over deforestation and wildfires in the Amazon rainforest, Brazil has launched a diplomatic offensive to persuade the intern...
05:17, 2019-08-24

Trump speaks with Brazil's Bolsonaro, offers aid with Amazon rainforest fires U.S. President Donald Trump said he spoke with Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Friday and offered help, if needed, in dealing with the Amazon r...
05:17, 2019-08-24

France's Macron calls Amazon rainforest fires an 'international crisis' French President Emmanuel Macron has angered his Brazilian counterpart by saying the wildfires blazing in the Amazing rainforest are an "internationa...
15:17, 2019-08-23

"Lung Of Forests Vital For Planet": Pope Francis On Amazon Fires Pope Francis on Sunday called for a global commitment to put out the fires in the Amazon, saying the area was essential for the health of the planet....
23:00, 2019-08-25

Brazil's Bolsonaro says he might send the army to fight forest fires in the Amazon (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres) Brazil has faced increasing international scrutiny over the record number of fires sweeping through the Amazon rain forest. ...
22:00, 2019-08-23

Trump says US 'ready to assist' as Brazil battles sweeping Amazon fires President Trump extended an offer of aid to Brazil's president on Friday should the government of the South American nation need help containing mass...
10:17, 2019-08-24

Brazil fires official after comments on illegal Amazon mining fight A regional head of Brazil's environmental authority was fired on Wednesday, a week after being named, after he made public comments saying he would n...
18:34, 2019-09-11

Brazilian president demands apology before accepting $20M to help fight Amazon fires Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said Tuesday that he will accept the offer of international aid to help fight the fires raging across the Amazon r...
01:17, 2019-08-28

Burning issue: how fashion's love of leather is fuelling the fires in the Amazon Beef and soya aren’t the sole culprits – our demand for shoes, belts and handbags is driving rainforest destruction. It’s time for consumers to wake ...
19:00, 2019-08-29

As Amazon fires rage, indigenous community braces for their world to change An orange hue greets dusk in the Campos Amazonicos. It is then, as the sun's punishing glare ends, that the firefighters can comfortably approach the...
14:34, 2019-08-30

Brazil's Bolsonaro thanks Trump for support amid Amazon fires crisis Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro on Tuesday thanked U.S. President Donald Trump for his support over the issue of Amazon wildfires, as the far-right B...
05:51, 2019-08-28

Fires are devouring the Amazon. And Jair Bolsonaro is to blame | David Miranda The ongoing destruction of the Amazon is taking place because of policy choices made by those who now rule BrazilAs the world watches in horror and t...
07:51, 2019-08-27

Corporate fallout for Brazil heats up despite signs Amazon fires may be slowing Fires in Brazil's Amazon rainforest have receded slightly since President Jair Bolsonaro sent in the military to help battle the blazes, but internat...
10:34, 2019-08-30

Brazil's neighbors call for meeting and Amazon pact as fires rage Peru and Colombia called on Tuesday on fellow Amazonian countries to attend a presidential meeting next month on the forest fires raging in Brazil an...
03:17, 2019-08-28

Brazil officials, Bolsonaro's son meet with Trump to discuss Amazon fires Brazil's foreign minister and President Jair Bolsonaro's son met with U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday to discuss the fires ravaging the Amazon ...
11:51, 2019-08-31

Bolsonaro to meet South American leaders as Amazon fires rage Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro is planning to meet other South American leaders to discuss protection of the rainforest, as 18 global fashion bra...
18:00, 2019-08-29

Brazilian President speaks out against ‘media lies’ surrounding Amazon fires Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro spoke out against what he characterized as “media lies” about the Amazon and  alleged manipulation of the indigeno...
18:17, 2019-09-24

Bolsonaro Says He Won’t Accept $20 Million To Fight Amazon Fires Unless Macron Apologizes Brazil’s president Jair Bolsonaro, who initially was to reject $20 million in immediate aid funding pledged by world leaders at the G7 summit t...
17:51, 2019-08-27

Brazil ramps up environmental policing amid outrage over Amazon fires Brazilian law enforcement officials targeted illegal wildcat miners in an apparent resurgence of environmental policing amid raging Amazonian rainfor...
19:51, 2019-08-31

Leonardo DiCaprio urges government action on Amazon fires 'tragedy' A crisis over burning forest in the Amazon is "incredibly tragic", actor Leonardo DiCaprio said on Monday, urging governments to do more, amid growin...
03:34, 2019-08-27

Do the Brazil Amazon fires justify environmental interventionism? | Lawrence Douglas All the reasons that support the project of humanitarian intervention apply with equal, if not greater force, in the case of the environmentThe horri...
16:17, 2019-08-31

Macron and Bolsonaro's war of words over Amazon fires, aid and their wives – video report Tensions rose between France and Brazil after the French president, Emmanuel Macron, tweeted that the fires burning in the Amazon amounted to an inte...
02:51, 2019-08-28

Fish farmer Mowi could halt Brazil soy imports over Amazon fires Mowi ASA , the world's largest salmon producer, could stop buying Brazilian soy for its fish farms unless the South American country curbs Amazon def...
02:34, 2019-08-29

Brazil President "Working Very Hard" On Amazon Fires, Says Donald Trump US President Donald Trump on Tuesday endorsed Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro's response to the fires raging in the Amazon and pledged "full and c...
19:17, 2019-08-27

"Respond To Call Of Forest": G7 To Give $20 Million To Fight Amazon Fires The G7 will give $20 million (18 million euros) to send firefighting planes to tackle the blazes engulfing parts of the Amazon, the presidents of Fra...
07:51, 2019-08-27

Rare footage of uncontacted tribe highlights threat to Amazon forest Rare video of uncontacted members of Brazil's Awa Amazon tribe has emerged, as activists warn of growing threats to this tribe from loggers who are n...
10:51, 2019-07-23

Reliance-Microsoft cloud tie-up poses threat to Amazon, Google in India India's Reliance Industries Ltd on Monday announced a partnership with Microsoft's Azure cloud platform, in a move that deepens the offerings of it...
09:00, 2019-08-13

Video of uncontacted Amazon tribe highlights threat from illegal loggers Clip shows a bare-chested man with a spear, who is believed to belong to the Awá people, the world’s most threatened tribeRemarkable close-up footage...
18:51, 2019-07-22

As Brazil rejects help for Amazon fires, respiratory problems rise: Kids affected the most Health concerns are growing, particularly among children, as the number of wildfires in Brazil has shot up in the last year.     ...
20:00, 2019-08-28

Amazon fires turn political as Brazil's president calls out France's Macron French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday took to Twitter to urge countries from around the world to respond to the massive fires in the Amazon, b...
13:51, 2019-08-23

Brazil leader wants an apology before accepting $22 million fund to fight Amazon fires Bolsonaro said Brazil may accept the G-7's offer for help with fires in the Amazon if France's Emmanuel Macron withdraws his "insults" rega...
20:17, 2019-08-27

Brazil dispatches troops, military aircraft to battle Amazon forest fires The Brazilian military is deploying troops to the Amazon to fight the massive wildfires that have swept the region and sparked an international outcr...
01:34, 2019-08-25

Amazon rainforest fires: Macron calls for G7 talks to focus on 'international crisis' Brazil’s Jair Bolsonaro lashes out at ‘sensationalist’ comments saying they were for ‘personal political gain’France’s president, Emmanuel Macron, ha...
09:51, 2019-08-23

Brazil Marshals Forces to Fight Amazon Fires (and Restore ‘Positive Perception’) The fires had burned for weeks but plunged President Jair Bolsonaro’s administration into crisis mode only now, after photographs began circulating w...
02:00, 2019-08-25

Fires Destroy Amazon Rain Forest, Blanket Brazilian Cities in Smog Vast fires, many of them set by loggers, are ravaging the Amazon at a rate not seen in years, sending plumes of smoke that darken skies over Brazilia...
19:00, 2019-08-21

UPDATE 3-Brazil officials, Bolsonaro's son meet with Trump to discuss Amazon fires Brazil's foreign minister and President Jair Bolsonaro's son met with U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday to discuss the fires ravaging the Amazon ...
06:17, 2019-08-31

As other countries fret over Amazon fires, Brazilian leaders see attacks on national sovereignty Amid raging fires in the Amazon and an international outcry, Brazilians have revived long-held fears that others are coveting what belongs to Brazil....
04:00, 2019-08-24

Brazilian minister booed at climate event as outcry grows over Amazon fires Political storm over rainforest devastation as Ricardo Salles attends summit The environment minister of Brazil, where wildfires have been sweeping t...
20:00, 2019-08-22

Brazilian environmental minister heckled over record Amazon fires: 'Stop Ecocide!' The environmental minister of Brazil was met with boos and heckles when he took the stage at a meeting on climate change Wednesday as massive wildfir...
19:34, 2019-08-22

Smoke from Amazon fires leaves Brazil’s largest city in total darkness Massive fires burning in the Amazon rainforest caused a daytime blackout in Brazil’s largest city this week. Day turned to night at around 3 p....
14:34, 2019-08-21

Focus on Brazil's Amazon fires, but a massive inferno rages next door in Bolivia As Brazil’s Amazon fires continue to take center stage, another South American nation is battling its own catastrophic blazes, which have destroyed a...
21:34, 2019-08-28

Mercosur trade deal gives EU leeway to pressure Brazil on Amazon fires: Maas A planned trade agreement between the European Union and Latin American countries allows the bloc to exert pressure on Brazil to do more against fire...
03:34, 2019-08-27

Exclusive: As fires race through Amazon, Brazil's Bolsonaro weakens environment agency As the world recoils at the sight of fires ravaging Brazil's Amazon jungle, the nation's far-right government is undermining the agency charged with ...
14:17, 2019-08-28

Leonardo DiCaprio's Earth Alliance Donates $5 Million to Amazon Rainforest Fires Leonardo DiCaprio is encouraging everyone to help aid the Amazon amid the heartbreaking rainforest fires in Brazil. Over the weekend, the Oscar winn...
02:34, 2019-08-27

Warplanes dump water on Amazon as Brazil military begins fighting fires Brazilian warplanes are dumping water on the burning forest in the Amazon state of Rondonia, responding to a global outcry over the destruction of th...
23:34, 2019-08-25

As EU threatens trade retaliation, Brazil sends army to fight Amazon fires European leaders on Friday threatened to tear up a trade deal with South America, reflecting growing international anger at Brazil as a record number...
05:17, 2019-08-24

Brazil's Bolsonaro says army may help fight Amazon fires as global condemnation mounts Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro said on Friday the army could be sent to help combat fires sweeping through the Amazon rainforest, as international...
15:17, 2019-08-23

Brazil bans legal land-clearing fires in wake of Amazon wildfires Brazil’s government is banning most legal fires, used for land-clearing, for at least 60 days in the wake of the massive blazes that ravaged the Amaz...
22:34, 2019-08-30

Amazon fires could burn Brazil's bid to join OECD rich nations club Uncontrolled fires sweeping through the Amazon rainforest could scuttle Brazil's chances of becoming a member of the Organization for Economic Co-ope...
09:51, 2019-08-24

Amazon fires drive spike in child breathing problems in Brazil: study The surge in fires in Brazil's Amazon rainforest this year fueled a spike in young children being treated for breathing problems as smoke clouded the...
00:00, 2019-10-03

Brazil's Bolsonaro To Stop Using French Pens Amid Spat Over Amazon Fires Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro said Friday he will stop using disposable pens made by France's Bic to sign official documents, while a diplomatic ...
02:51, 2019-08-31

The US-China trade war is helping drive the massive fires burning the Amazon rainforest Bruno Kelly/Reuters The Amazon rainforest has been seized by massive fires as Brazilian farmers cut down trees for farmland. China's desire for more...
18:51, 2019-09-07

Brazilian leader Jair Bolsonaro to skip Amazon fires summit due to surgery Brazil’s leader may be eager to speak about the ongoing Amazon fires that have drawn the world's attention, but he will have to wait, because surgery...
15:51, 2019-09-03

France threatens Brazil on trade deal, escalating tensions over Amazon fires France and Ireland are threatening to block a trade deal with South American nations in a sharp escalation of tensions with Brazil over the fires rav...
06:51, 2019-08-24

Brazil: fears for isolated Amazon tribes as fires erupt on protected reserves Fires broke out in 131 indigenous reserves from 15-20 AugustCampaigners say indigenous territories easy targets for loggersFires have been reported i...
05:34, 2019-08-30

As the Amazon fires rage, members of this indigenous community brace for their world to change An orange hue greets dusk in the Campos Amazonicos. It is then, as the sun's punishing glare ends, that the firefighters can comfortably approach the...
06:51, 2019-08-31

UPDATE 3-Corporate fallout for Brazil heats up despite signs Amazon fires may be slowing Fires in Brazil's Amazon rainforest have receded slightly since President Jair Bolsonaro sent in the military to help battle the blazes, but internat...
22:00, 2019-08-29

Raising awareness about fires in the Amazon? Share these photos, not dated stock images Many high-profile images of the fires burning in the Amazon don't show what they claim. Some are decades old.       &#...
11:17, 2019-08-24

Leonardo DiCaprio's new environmental fund pledges $5 million in aid amid Amazon fires Earth Alliance, a new environmental organization created by Leonardo DiCaprio and his philanthropic friends, Laurene Powell Jobs and Brian Sheth, has...
00:00, 2019-08-26

Reliance’s Azure cloud partnership poses threat to Amazon and Google in India India’s Reliance Industries announced a partnership with Microsoft’s Azure, a move that poses a direct challenge to rival cloud services such as AWS....
13:00, 2019-08-13

How consumers rank the top delivery services in the US — and how they stack up against the growing threat of Amazon (AMZN, FDX, USD) The transportation and logistics industry is undergoing a massive shift as a result of surging deliveries. Daily parcel volumes are higher than ever ...
09:34, 2019-07-17

Bolsonaro attacks 'lying' media on Amazon fires, demands respect for Brazil's sovereignty Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro attacked the media on Tuesday for "lying" about the fires in the Amazon and criticized international concern for t...
01:17, 2019-09-25

Leonardo DiCaprio, Madonna, more stars send prayers, call for action in Amazon fires Stars are speaking up about the wildfires raging in the Amazon rainforest in Brazil, including Leonardo DiCaprio, Madonna, Diddy and more.  ...
04:00, 2019-08-24

Igniting global outrage, Brazil's Bolsonaro baselessly blames NGOs for Amazon fires Brazil's far-right President Jair Bolsonaro on Wednesday accused non-governmental organizations of burning down the Amazon rainforest to hurt his gov...
08:51, 2019-08-22

Amid global pressure, Brazil's Bolsonaro looks to send army to fight Amazon fires Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro said on Friday he may mobilize the army to help combat fires sweeping through the Amazon rainforest, as internation...
18:34, 2019-08-23

Pressure, prayers and protests: Amazon fires push Brazil to the forefront of international conversations Under pressure from domestic and international sources, the Brazilian government sends 44,000 troops to help fight the fires raging in the Amazon. &...
04:34, 2019-08-26

Canada offers to help Brazil fight Amazon forest fires as flames take centre stage at G7 Freeland has spoken to her counterpart in Brazil, Ernesto Araújo, and offered Canada's assistance in fighting the forest fires, a government official...
12:17, 2019-08-27

Amazon rainforest fires: global leaders urged to divert Brazil from 'suicide' path Experts say international pressure may be only way to sway Bolsonaro governmentInternational pressure may be the only way to stop the Brazilian gover...
13:51, 2019-08-23

As Amazon continues to burn, fingers point to beef industry as driving force behind fires As large swathes of the Amazon continue to burn, critics say Brazil's booming beef industry is, in part, to blame, as farmers are believed to have se...
00:17, 2019-08-28

Brazil sends army to fight Amazon fires as EU threatens trade retaliation over blaze EU leaders threatened to tear up a trade deal with South America, reflecting growing international anger at Brazil as fires in the Amazon intensified...
21:17, 2019-08-24

Brazil leader accuses France's Macron of 'colonialist mindset' after call for action on Amazon fires Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro hit back at French leader Emmanuel Macron, after he urged dialogue among G-7 leaders on the rising number of fires...
14:17, 2019-08-23

Leonardo DiCaprio-backed charity pledges $5 million to reduce Amazon rainforest fires; G-7 joins in Funding announcements from Leonardo DiCaprio and G-7 leaders come as a petition urging the Brazilian government to preserve the Amazon rainforest sur...
19:00, 2019-08-26

President Trump Skips G-7 Climate Discussion as World Leaders Address Amazon Fires, Carbon Emissions (BIARRITZ, France) — U.S. President Donald Trump skipped a discussion on climate with other world leaders at the Group of Seven summit in Franc...
20:00, 2019-08-26

Brazil's leader Jair Bolsonaro looks to send in army to battle Amazon fires amid international outcry Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro has said he might send the military to battle the massive blazes engulfing the Amazon amid an international outcry....
01:00, 2019-08-24

Amazon fires: Brazilian military begins operations to fight record number of blazes amid global outcry Brazilian troops backed by military aircraft have begun operations to help battle a record number of fires in the Amazon, which have prompted anti-go...
07:34, 2019-08-25

Bethenny Frankel pledges to battle Amazon fires by chartering a 'supertanker' Frankel is adding her voice to the famous names bringing attention and donating money to save the Amazon rainforest from wildfires.   ...
00:00, 2019-08-29

Amazon fires: Emmanuel Macron calls infernos 'international crisis' ahead of G7 meeting French President Emmanuel Macron has called the fires in the Amazon an "international crisis" and called for them to be discussed at the G7 summit th...
06:00, 2019-08-23

The Amazon fires aren't a natural disaster. 'Bolsonaro has created the perfect conditions for this perfect storm,' one researcher said. Eraldo Peres/AP So far this year, Brazil has experienced more than 84,000 fires — more than double the 2018 total of 40,000. Some 20,000 of th...
03:00, 2019-08-30

Boris Johnson backs call for G7 talks on Amazon fires as he vows to raise 'horrific' loss of habitat and species at summit Boris Johnson has vowed to use the gathering of world leaders at the G7 summit to draw attention to the "horrific loss of habitats and species around...
20:34, 2019-08-23

Kids are having trouble breathing because of the Amazon fires: 'They're coughing a lot' Health concerns are growing, particularly among children, as the number of wildfires in Brazil has shot up in the last year.     ...
15:34, 2019-08-29

'Chaos, chaos, chaos': Amazon still ablaze as Brazil dismisses 'fuss' over fires A 2,000km road and river odyssey through rainforest reveals consensus from all sides: Bolsonaro has spurred a record burning season and ushered in a ...
10:00, 2019-09-09

The best cheap Amazon Kindle sale prices and deals on Amazon Prime Day 2019 A cheap Kindle sale is never that far away in these parts as Amazon is keen to stay atop of the ereader pile. Kindle prices on most of the devices ar...
03:51, 2019-07-13

eBay promises a ‘Crash Sale’ on Amazon Prime Day if Amazon’s website crashes By now, word is out that this year’s version of Black Friday in July for Amazon — its annual Prime Day deals event — will be stretc...
19:34, 2019-06-27

Amazon launches Amazon Care, a virtual medical clinic for employees Health care represents a $3.5 trillion sector for Amazon, and Amazon Care provides a way for Amazon to test some of its ideas before commercializing ...
21:51, 2019-09-24

Is Amazon Prime worth it in Australia? Amazon's subscription service explained UPDATE: Amazon has announced the dates for Prime Day 2019. In Australia, the sale will begin at 00:01am on July 15 and go on for 48 hours till July 1...
10:51, 2019-07-02

‘Amazon. Try Not to Think About It.’ John Oliver Celebrates Amazon Prime Day on Last Week Tonight In anticipation of Amazon Prime Day, John Oliver dedicated Sunday night’s Last Week Tonight to e-commerce—specifically conditions in ware...
22:00, 2019-07-03

New Amazon Echo gear on the way? Amazon teases big Seattle launch event At this rate, you’re going to need to build an extension on your house to accommodate all the Amazon Echo speakers out there: Amazon has just ...
21:17, 2019-09-12

South American countries denounce decision to give Amazon control of .amazon domain The presidents of Peru, Colombia, Ecuador and Bolivia criticized a recent decision to grant global retailer Amazon the rights to the .amazon domain.R...
20:51, 2019-05-27

FedEx Is Ending a Major Amazon Deal As Amazon Builds a Rival Shipping Network FedEx is snipping another tie with Amazon as the e-commerce giant emerges as a competitor by building its own shipping network. The ground-delivery c...
10:51, 2019-08-08

Amazon charges sellers as much as $5,000 a month for customer service if they want a guarantee that they'll be able to talk to a real person (AMAZON) Brendan McDermid/Reuters Amazon charges third-party sellers as much as $5,000 per month to gain access to a dedicated customer-service person under ...
03:34, 2019-10-03

The corporate spat is over between Google and Amazon: YouTube is again available on Amazon Fire TV Corporate spat saw Google refuse to allow products on Amazon devices & vice versa. But Google Home & Nest Hub products still not available on Amazon....
18:34, 2019-07-09

Get £10 off a £25 spend at Amazon when you install the Amazon Assistant browser extension Ahead of Amazon Prime Day, Amazon is offering £10 off a £25 shop if you install the Amazon Assistant browser extension. The deal is open to...
13:00, 2019-07-02

Amazon's suspended third-party sellers aren't receiving the 30-day notice period they thought Amazon inked (AMZN) David Ryder/Getty Images Amazon signed a pledge on August 16 with its third-party sellers that it would give a 30-day suspension notice before perma...
02:00, 2019-09-26

THE RISE OF AMAZON ADVERTISING: This is exactly what Amazon is doing to siphon billions of ad dollars from Google and Facebook and why brands love it (AMZN, FB, GOOGL) This is a preview of The Rise of Amazon Advertising research report from Business Insider Intelligence. 14-Day Risk Free Trial: Get full access to th...
03:17, 2019-07-08

New Amazon Echo: what to expect from Amazon's launch event Amazon is gearing up for a huge launch today (September 25), and rumors of new Echo devices are flying in the run up to the Seattle event. While...
18:00, 2019-09-25

Get $10/£10 credit for Amazon Prime Day when you install Amazon Assistant Ahead of Amazon Prime Day, Amazon is offering $10/£10 off your next order when you install the Amazon Assistant browser extension.The deal is op...
14:51, 2019-07-08

R Kelly facing further sex charges Singer R Kelly is facing further sex crimes allegations after being accused of paying a 17-year-old girl to dance naked for him after meeting her bef...
02:34, 2019-08-06

Mexico facing a guacamole crisis It has become increasingly common for Mexico City's taquerias to serve fake guacamole in their tacos. The guacamole no longer has any avocado. High d...
02:00, 2019-07-23

Jets GM Joe Douglas facing first big test Two months after getting hired as the general manager, Jets general manager Joe Douglas faces his first test. He and his personnel staff must comb th...
14:00, 2019-08-25

"When Maharashtra Is Facing Problems Like..." Raj Thackeray's Dig At BJP Criticising BJP leaders for highlighting the move on Article 370 during their campaigns for the upcoming Maharashtra polls, MNS chief Raj Thackeray h...
13:51, 2019-10-13

Through my eyes: Facing a cancer diagnosis My name is Chris Fry, and I received a diagnosis of terminal cancer this year. This is how I came to terms with my diagnosis, and what helped me cop...
00:34, 2019-10-09

Millions in Zimbabwe facing starvation, UN says More than two million people in Zimbabwe are facing starvation after a severe drought that affected food harvests, the World Food Programme said in a...
19:17, 2019-08-12

At least one more contender facing the axe following fractious TV debate At least one more contender for the Tory leadership will be eliminated from the race today, following a sometimes fractious, but largely inconcl...
05:51, 2019-06-19

Neymar facing two police investigations Accused of raping and assaulting a Brazilian model in a hotel room in Paris last month, Brazilian footballer Neymar is facing two separate police inv...
01:17, 2019-06-08

Switzerland-EU partnership row facing deadline Easy trading in Swiss shares from within the EU could crumble at midnight Sunday in a row over a new partnership deal. For months, Bern has refused t...
13:00, 2019-06-30

China, Facing Slowdown, Unlikely to Push for More Stimulus China’s economy keeps flashing warning signs that it is losing steam—but, unlike past episodes, Beijing isn’t likely to stoke the fires to boost grow...
19:00, 2019-10-13

'Adults don't get it': why TikTok is facing greater scrutiny Success of video-sharing app among young has brought with it investigations over child safetyThe most downloaded app on the App Store for the last ye...
17:51, 2019-07-05

Facing redundancy in New Zealand? Send in the clowns An employee of a New Zealand advertising company hired a professional clown to sit with him as his support person at a redundancy meeting in which he...
19:17, 2019-09-16

Tesla, Facing Setbacks and Skeptics, Tries to Get Back on Course Elon Musk’s electric-car company began the year with high expectations. But it has confronted a series of problems and a loss of investor confidence....
14:34, 2019-06-10

The hurdles facing the Formula 1 Dutch GP with seven months to go It was almost inevitable that Max Verstappen's arrival in Formula 1 would be followed by attempts to get the Dutch Grand Prix back on the calendar - ...
00:00, 2019-10-10

Facebook says some users facing outage on its platforms Facebook Inc said on Wednesday it is working to resolve issues faced by some users while sending media files on its social media platforms including ...
19:17, 2019-07-03

Fed, Facing Pressure on Rate Cut, to Decide on Next Move Federal Reserve officials will wrap up their two-day meeting Wednesday after discussing whether they will need to lower the benchmark interest rate, ...
18:34, 2019-06-19

NYSE floor traders are facing job extinction The New York Stock Exchange’s fabled floor traders, fearing steeper job losses in their already diminished ranks, are an endangered species. With the...
19:00, 2019-08-04

Combat 18: The neo-Nazi network facing a ban in Germany Germany may soon ban the neo-Nazi group Combat 18 as a terrorist organization. Given Germany's history, and a recent killing allegedly tied to neo-Na...
15:34, 2019-07-06

Woman facing eviction gets help from Arnold Schwarzenegger LOS ANGELES (AP) — A 102-year-old woman facing eviction from her California home of nearly 30 years is getting help from Arnold Schwarzenegger. The L...
02:51, 2019-05-26

R. Kelly facing sex crimes charges in Minnesota Minnesota authorities are charging R. Kelly with two counts of prostitution and solicitation involving a girl under 18 for an alleged 2001 incident. ...
16:17, 2019-08-06

UK facing EU outrage over ‘timebomb’ of North Sea oil rigs Germany leads complaint against plan to leave polluted remains of Shell rigs in placeThe British government is facing growing outrage from the Europe...
06:17, 2019-09-04

Apple TV+ will launch in November for $9.99, facing off against Disney+ at $6.99 Enlarge / Tim Cook announces Apple TV+ at an event on March 25, 2019. (credit: Ron Amadeo) Disney earlier this year announced that it will launch i...
04:51, 2019-08-21

'The small car market is facing an ownership revolution' Opinion 15 Aug, 2019 With small cars getting increasingly more expensive, owners are turning more to PCP deals to get the best value, s...
02:17, 2019-08-17

Facing criticism over deportations, U.S. to look again at some deferral requests The Trump administration, facing criticism over deportations from lawmakers and civil rights groups, said on Monday it would reopen consideration of ...
19:17, 2019-09-02

Oil industry facing 'same old problems,' RS Energy director says Bill Farren-Price, director of RS Energy Group, says the recent attacks on Saudi oil production facilities were "an amazing injection of geopolitical...
16:34, 2019-10-09

He threw a fridge off a cliff, now he's facing trial A man mocked recycling as he dumped a fridge off a cliff in Almería, Spain. Police made him haul it back up and now he's facing trial and a possible ...
00:34, 2019-08-05

Facing the Ubiquity of Fortnite in Our Kids' Lives About a week after the *L* dance was decoded, and 72 hours after the carpool surveillance, my wife and I convened the Fortnite security council again...
14:51, 2019-05-21

Should Amazon be broken up? ‘No,’ says Amazon executive LAS VEGAS (AP) — An Amazon executive says the online shopping giant isn’t too big and shouldn’t be broken up, but adds that large compani...
00:51, 2019-06-06

New York becomes battleground for top Democrats facing insurgent challenges Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s defeat of an incumbent has inspired progressives: ‘The goal is to make the party work for its base’Jamaal Bowman was a tee...
21:00, 2019-08-22

Yankees’ Luke Voit facing two very different injury options TORONTO — There is a chance for a resolution to Luke Voit’s hernia problem this week. Either the Yankees first baseman is going to be able to return ...
08:51, 2019-08-11

Man Kissed TV Reporter Live On Air. He's Now Facing Harassment Charges Sara Rivest had a job to do, so she tried to shift gears quickly after a man swooped into her live shot to plant a kiss on her cheek before darting a...
21:17, 2019-09-27

Burnout: Facing the damage of 'chronic workplace stress' Burnout is a common occurrence among modern day workers. But what is it, why does it happen, and how can we overcome it? This Spotlight feature explo...
04:34, 2019-08-03

More than half of Europe’s native trees are facing extinction An international conservation group is warning that more than half of the European tree species that exist nowhere else in the world are threatened w...
05:34, 2019-09-28

3rd man facing drug charges in connection with Mac Miller’s death None of the accused has been charged directly with Mac Miller's death, however court documents allege a third man was the source of the fentanyl-lace...
19:34, 2019-09-27

Former sheriff’s employee facing manslaughter in fatal ATV crash OWEN COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) – A former Franklin County Sheriff’s employee is now facing a manslaughter charge following a fatal ATV crash. ...
18:17, 2019-06-28

MP for 14 years facing deselection 'not target of factional plot' A Labour MP who faces deselection at the hands of local activists is not being targeted as part of a "factionalised" plot, the party's shadow attorne...
03:00, 2019-09-09

China facing shortage of pediatricians, especially in rural areas (Reuters Health) - China is facing a shortage of pediatricians and, just as in America, that scarcity is being felt most in rural areas, researchers ...
20:17, 2019-06-28

Baidu is facing an unlikely challenger in China's search market TikTok parent ByteDance recently announced plans to launch a search product to challenge incumbent Baidu, a company which has more than 70% market sh...
07:34, 2019-08-09

It’s World Cup knockout time: The challenges facing USWNT The World Cup has dispensed with the formalities, and now can move on to its riveting climax … in the quarterfinals? The draw for the knockout stages...
12:17, 2019-06-23

Germany facing risk of increased water shortages Germans have never had to worry much about water scarcity. But with rising global temperatures driving record heatwaves and prolonged droughts, deman...
04:17, 2019-08-08

Automakers facing antitrust probe to meet with DOJ, report says Ford Motor Co., Honda Motor Co., BMW Group and Volkswagen Group, all of which reached a compromise agreement with California over vehicle emissions, ...
23:51, 2019-09-27

Banks facing 'enormous' challenges, says Commerzbank boss The challenges facing banks are "enormous", Commerzbank Chief Executive Martin Zielke said on Friday, after the German lender said it no longer expe...
13:51, 2019-09-27

"Absolutely nowhere" Crutchlow facing MotoGP qualifying woe at Misano Cal Crutchlow says he doesn't "have the speed to be worrying about" whether he is in Q1 or Q2, after ending MotoGP San Marino Grand Prix practice "ab...
17:34, 2019-09-13

Former DPS employee arrested by FBI, facing multiple felony charges TUCSON — A former Arizona Department of Public Safety employee was arrested by the Federal Bureau of Investigation on multiple felony charges. ...
12:17, 2019-09-29

Elderly in Queens apartment facing 4 months without elevator A six-story Queens apartment building with a large elderly population is losing its only elevator for four months starting Monday — leaving its resid...
12:51, 2019-08-12

Facing Little Resistance, the Yankees’ Main Goal Is Health With a spot in the playoffs all but assured, the Yankees have the luxury of coasting through the last six weeks of the season while focusing on the r...
07:00, 2019-08-13

Netanyahu Facing Uphill Battle After Israel Vote Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed to press ahead with forming a government a day after he appeared to fall short of a parliamentary ma...
06:34, 2019-09-19

GM Is Facing A Class Action Lawsuit Over Defective CUE Screens There is generally nothing very good about Cadillac’s CUE system. Its touch screen infotainment system is riddled with haptic feedback, clunky design...
16:34, 2019-09-25

Joy-Con 'Drift' Has Gotten So Bad, Nintendo Now Facing a Class-Action Lawsuit Even if you haven’t encountered this problem yourself, you’ve almost certainly heard of a Switch owner who has: Joy-Con drift. This issue causes the ...
01:51, 2019-07-23

Jets facing familiar problem with Quinnen Williams It looks like the Jets, for the second consecutive year, will not have their top draft pick on the scene when their rookies report for training camp....
17:00, 2019-07-19

Google facing privacy probe on use of HTTPS in Chrome Congressional antitrust investigators have raised concerns over Google's plans to use a new internet protocol which they believe could give the ...
04:00, 2019-10-01

Explainer: A look at the legal trouble facing Israel's Netanyahu Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will attempt to head off a corruption indictment at a series of pre-trial hearings that begin on Wednesday, in whic...
20:00, 2019-10-01

Reports: Cardinals' Harrison facing assault charges Police in North Carolina issued a felony arrest warrant Wednesday for Arizona Cardinals tackle Desmond Harrison on charges of assault by strangulatio...
21:51, 2019-07-17

This is 'the biggest forward-facing risk for all investors,' says ETF issuer's CEO Technological disruption will be the biggest risk facing investors in the coming years, says Will Rhind, founder and CEO of ETF issuer GraniteShares....
11:00, 2019-10-06

Lexington Man Facing Charges After Shots Fired Incident LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– A man is facing charges after he allegedly fired a gun at his girlfriend. Police arrested Colten Gowins just before 11...
12:34, 2019-05-29

| 'I'm ready for special moment' of facing Federer, says Nadal Rafael Nadal resumes his spellbinding 15-year rivalry with Roger Federer for a place in the Roland Garros semi-finals, insisting it will be a "specia...
03:51, 2019-06-05

Accused: the Russians facing 'politically motivated' charges Journalist Ivan Golunov was freed after an outcry. Others have not been so fortunateThe case of Ivan Golunov, a Russian investigative reporter who wa...
07:17, 2019-06-15

The Fiver | Steve Barnes's author ego could be facing his toughest job yet Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!During his second stint in management as boss of Huddersfield Town, Steve Bruce somehow found time...
17:34, 2019-07-17

Country Facing Financial Emergency-Like Situation, Says Congress The Congress on Sunday expressed concern over what it called the "slowdown" of the economy and said the country is facing a situation like that of a ...
20:51, 2019-08-18

Argentina again facing early elimination at Copa America BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil (AP) — A year later, Argentina is again facing the prospect of an early elimination. After struggling in the group stage of th...
18:51, 2019-06-18

Nintendo is facing a class-action lawsuit over ‘Joy-Con drift’ As more and more reports of flaws in the Nintendo Switch’s Joy-Con controllers surface, a New England law firm is championing the players with a laws...
02:17, 2019-07-23

Facebook’s Libra coin isn’t even out yet, but it’s already facing opposition in Europe Facebook on Tuesday announced the Bitcoin rival it has been developing for the better part of a year: Libra. From the start, Facebook insisted on how...
00:00, 2019-06-19

City facing possible $85M lawsuit over Marcy Houses unrest Five people involved in last weekend’s melee with cops at the Marcy Houses housing project in Brooklyn plan to sue the city and the NYPD for a ...
07:17, 2019-08-22

Facing life with dementia and discovering a positive path I thought dementia was all about losing myself, but I have found sides to me I never knew I hadIt was at work where I noticed my first symptoms. I wa...
19:17, 2019-09-14

Swede facing extradition to US over $11M Bitcoin investment scam A Swedish citizen has been charged with securities, wire fraud, and money laundering in a scheme that saw him encourage victims to invest using crypt...
13:00, 2019-06-20

Mercedes-Benz facing €1bn fine over emissions software German media reports 280,000 diesel-powered E- and C-Class models feature emissions-cheating technology Mercedes-Benz parent company Daimler is fac...
22:51, 2019-08-12

RJ Barrett on first Knicks game — and facing Zion Williamson LAS VEGAS — RJ Barrett has faced Zion Williamson countless times in practice as teammates at Duke. Now they get the Las Vegas stage as opponents. Bar...
04:00, 2019-07-05

Head of Deadspin, The Onion facing heat from own reporters The head of G/O Media, which owns The Onion, Jezebel and other popular websites, is going on the defensive over a planned expose on his hiring practi...
21:34, 2019-07-31

DeAndre Baker already facing resiliency test after torching Playing cornerback in the NFL is a bit counterintuitive — you have to study, study, study, retain all sorts of information, then instantly forget wha...
05:00, 2019-09-12

What Yankees think about facing wannabe dragon-slayer Twins ARLINGTON, Texas — No one on the Yankees’ roster has been involved in more playoff series than Brett Gardner. There was the ALDS victory in 2009 and ...
18:17, 2019-09-29

Oro Valley man facing additional child pornography charges TUCSON – An Oro Valley man arrested after police say he attached child pornography to a job application is now facing more charges. According t...
10:17, 2019-06-19

NOTEBOOK: Facing the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas In the wake of Hurricane Dorian, Global News' Mike Drolet travels to one of the hardest-hit areas in the Bahamas to hear the stories of those affecte...
17:00, 2019-09-09

Facing 3-1 deficit, Warriors hope to reverse history A defiant Golden State Warriors team are adamant they can overturn a 3-1 deficit to the Toronto Raptors and erase memories of becoming the first team...
08:34, 2019-06-08

Ari Emanuel’s Endeavor facing weak IPO demand: sources Hollywood powerhouse Endeavor public has got a serious case of backstage jitters over its planned initial public stock offering, The Post has learned...
01:34, 2019-09-26

USWNT is facing new challenge in second half of World Cup final The United States and the Netherlands are scoreless through Sunday’s first half of the Women’s World Cup Final. It’s the first time all tournam...
20:00, 2019-07-07

It’s Porsche vs. Tesla facing off in Germany’s Green Hell It’s here at Nurburgring that Porsche’s new Taycan Turbo S set the record as the fastest four-door electric car last month. The feat wasn’t lost on a...
21:00, 2019-09-13

Bumble Owner, Facing Off With Tinder, Boosts Spending The owner of dating app Bumble said it plans to spend $100 million creating new dating apps, part of a revamp of the privately held holding company t...
21:17, 2019-06-14

Ohio meteorologist facing child pornography charges Mike Davis, 60, a meteorologist in Columbus, Ohio, is accused of sending and receiving a "significant" number of images of child porn, police said. ...
15:51, 2019-09-06

India’s Modi facing urgent economic challenges after win NEW DELHI (AP) — Dissatisfaction with India’s lagging economy didn’t deter voters from handing Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Hindu...
09:51, 2019-05-24

Smallest human relative facing extinction in Madagascar Whilst fires ravage the Amazon in South America, Madagascar's forest is facing a proportionally bigger problem, as a result of "slash and burn" farme...
06:17, 2019-09-07

'We will win or we will die,' say defiant Kurds facing Turkish operation in Syria The road into Tal Abyad was eerily empty. The Syrian border town's shops were all shuttered, following a steady stream of artillery strikes on its ou...
23:00, 2019-10-10

Pentagon says U.S. is not abandoning Kurds facing Turkish attack “We have not abandoned the Kurds. Let me be clear about that,” Defense Secretary Mark Esper told reporters. "Nobody green-lighted this operation by T...
08:34, 2019-10-12

Bury facing EFL expulsion, plus Carabao Cup second round – live! Bury and Bolton remain on the brink, while Norwich City and Crystal Palace were the two most profile casualties on a night of Carabao Cup actionSerie...
02:51, 2019-08-28

Michigan priest facing allegation of misconduct with minor A priest with the Roman Catholic Diocese of Saginaw is on administrative leave while church officials investigate an allegation of misconduct with a ...
19:51, 2019-05-22

Condensing It Chapter Two Into One Movie Was Scarier Than Facing Pennywise The only thing scarier than Pennywise the clown is making Pennywise the clown scary again. That was the massive task Andy and Barbara Muschietti face...
02:00, 2019-09-06

Diego Schwartzman had no idea he was facing Rafael Nadal Diego Schwartzman made an unforced error after his big fourth-round victory Monday over No. 6 seed Alexander Zverev. He thought his next match in the...
12:34, 2019-09-04

At global summit, Trump facing limits of go-it-alone stance President Donald Trump has arrived in France for an international summit with the leaders of the globe’s economic powers as he confronts the conseque...
14:17, 2019-08-24

VW board backs CEO, chairman facing charges in diesel scandal VW Group’s board rejected charges by German prosecutors that CEO Herbert Diess and Chairman Hans Dieter Poetsch intentionally misled investors regard...
06:17, 2019-09-26

‘Russian Mike,’ Canadian associate to El Chapo, facing charges in NYC A Canadian with ties to Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman’s Sinaloa drug cartel, has been extradited from Curacao to New York on cocaine trafficking charges,...
21:34, 2019-06-04

Schiff facing growing criticism over handling of Trump probe Criticism is mounting against Rep. Adam Schiff for his handling of the whistleblower complaint — and how he’s conducting the Trump impeac...
02:00, 2019-10-04

Antonio Brown Facing Discipline From Raiders as Season Begins A fresh round of drama involving the talented wide receiver could put his guaranteed $30.1 million with the Raiders in jeopardy. The team could also ...
23:00, 2019-09-05

Washington Offers Companies Facing Enforcement a Package Deal Banks, asset managers and public companies could find it easier to settle regulatory enforcement actions without damaging other parts of their busine...
03:00, 2019-07-04

The Holocaust survivor, 87, facing eviction in California: 'Will they throw me to the ground?' Exclusive: Musiy Rishin speaks out about landlord who wants wealthier tenants and has fought to evict him and his dying sonMusiy Rishin knows how to ...
13:17, 2019-08-18

Giants’ Daniel Jones facing friend who lit him up in high school Let this be a lesson for Daniel Jones: If you throw an interception, be wary of trying to make the tackle. Jones, playing for Charlotte (N.C.) Latin ...
07:34, 2019-10-06

Delta Air facing technical issue with flight bookings, check-ins Delta Air Lines Inc on Wednesday said it was addressing a technical problem that has affected travelers' ability to book, check-in and board planes, ...
02:17, 2019-06-20

CoA Facing Issues Implementing Conflict Clause: Diana Edulji Stalwarts like Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid, Ganguly and VVS Laxman are all facing alleged conflict issues with notices served by Ethics Officer Ju...
15:51, 2019-08-19

'She was drunk:' Bus driver facing DUI charges after child calls 911 to report her A bus driver in Washington has been arrested after a child called 911 to report that she was driving under the influence.     &#...
02:00, 2019-09-23

Bolton facing points deduction after postponing Doncaster match • League One club set to be referred to independent commission• Bolton facing another points deduction if guilty of misconductBolton face another poi...
06:17, 2019-08-21

Rent spikes, gig jobs among bills facing legislative action SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The California Legislature faces key decisions this week, including trying to reign in police use of force, prevent rent sp...
18:51, 2019-05-26

It’s Porsche versus Tesla facing off in Germany’s Green Hell It’s here at Nurburgring that Porsche’s new Taycan Turbo S set the record as the fastest four-door electric car last month. The feat wasn’t lost on a...
18:00, 2019-09-13

Syrians facing forced removal from Istanbul given temporary reprieve Turkey has extended to Oct. 30 its deadline for Syrian migrants not registered in Istanbul to leave the city or face forced removal, Interior Ministe...
01:34, 2019-08-21

South Sudanese facing famine in all but name, warns UN food agency Record numbers in South Sudan – some seven million people – face acute food shortages, while more than 20,000 are close to famine, the World Food Pro...
02:51, 2019-06-15

Millions in California facing power outages to prevent wildfires Pacific Gas & Electric and Southern California Edison may shut off power for more than 900,000 customers to prevent wildfires.    ...
04:17, 2019-10-09

FROM THE FIELD: facing up to the extreme mental health pressures of conflict For those caught up in conflict situations, the trauma can lead to severe mental health problems. This is also the case for the humanitarian workers ...
19:51, 2019-07-02

Cadbury facing backlash over new chocolate bar meant to promote diversity The British confectionery giant Cadbury has been facing some backlash on social media for a new candy bar that it introduced in India, which features...
12:00, 2019-08-30

2-Month-Old On Life Support, Father Facing Abuse Charges GoFundMe LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE 3)– Donations are needed for a two-month-old baby who remains on life support after police say he was abused by ...
03:00, 2019-06-15

The hardship Le’Veon Bell is facing with Jets in miserable spot There are a number of places to point the finger for the Jets’ 0-2 start — an avalanche of injuries to key players, underperformance from significant...
15:34, 2019-09-19

Faux retirement has Patriots’ Benjamin Watson facing suspension Benjamin Watson’s faux retirement has him in hot water. The New England Patriots tight end is facing a four-game suspension this coming season,...
03:51, 2019-05-27

Facing drone disruption, Heathrow says illegal protest is counterproductive London's Heathrow Airport said on Thursday a plan by climate activists to disrupt its operations with drone flights is criminal and counterproductive...
11:34, 2019-08-29

Parts of southern India facing acute water shortages Millions of people are turning to water tank trucks in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu as house and hotel taps run dry in an acute water shor...
15:34, 2019-06-19

Millions in Zimbabwe facing starvation after severe droughts, UN agency says More than two million people in Zimbabwe are facing starvation after a severe drought that affected food harvests, the World Food Programme said in a...
00:17, 2019-08-08

Marriott owner facing huge GDPR breach fine The owner of the Marriott hotel chain is set to face a £99m fine following a data breach that left thousand of customer details exposed.The fine...
17:34, 2019-07-09

U.N. Head Warns Leaders the World Is Facing a ‘Great Fracture’ (UNITED NATIONS) –– U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres warned global leaders Tuesday of the looming risk of the world splitting in t...
23:17, 2019-09-24

Pope denounces 'hardships and trials' facing Catholics in China Pope Francis paid tribute on Wednesday to Chinese Catholics for holding on to their faith despite "hardships and trials", an apparent reference to Be...
18:34, 2019-05-22

Mindy Kaling Recalls Facing Sexism During Her Time on The Office Emmy-nominated star Mindy Kaling is nowadays known as a trailblazer for women in Hollywood (and is even "that bitch"), but there was a time she had t...
18:34, 2019-10-09

Environment reporters facing harassment and murder, study finds Tally of deaths makes it one of most dangerous fields for journalists after war reportingJagendra Singh: the Indian journalist burned to deathThirtee...
20:17, 2019-06-17

‘We are facing a learning crisis’, UN chief warns on International Youth Day Schools are “not equipping young people with the skills they need to navigate the technological revolution”, UN Secretary-General António Guterres wa...
18:51, 2019-08-12

Jets’ Sam Darnold facing first real pressure game vs. Browns Mark down Monday night’s game against the Browns at MetLife Stadium as the first tangible pressure point of Sam Darnold’s Jets career. Darnold was on...
05:00, 2019-09-12

Ugandan medics facing Ebola outbreak say they lack supplies BWERA, Uganda — The isolation ward for Ebola patients is a tent erected in the garden of the local hospital. Gloves are given out sparingly to health...
00:00, 2019-06-18

Trump facing 'some unfair criticism' over Kim Jong Un comments, Tom Rogan says Some of the blowback from President Trump's comments about North Korean leader Kim Jong Un are "unfair criticism," according to the Washington Examin...
02:51, 2019-05-29

Pope says Argentine bishop now facing Vatican abuse trial VATICAN CITY (AP) — An Argentine bishop close to Pope Francis is on trial at the Vatican on accusations he sexually abused seminarians. Francis revea...
23:17, 2019-05-28

The key Man Utd figures which highlight the huge challenge facing Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's first full season in charge of Manchester United kicks off against a backdrop of growing unrest among supporters, who are accu...
11:51, 2019-08-10

The sea captain facing jail after saving the lives of refugees – podcast Carola Rackete defied Italy’s ban on migrant rescue ships by forcing her way into the port of Lampedusa last week. She tells the Guardian’s Lorenzo T...
08:34, 2019-07-09

Janoris Jenkins survived Giants purge and is facing next challenge Cornerbacks are part of a defense and members of a team, of course, but they are often on an island — not in the Tom Hanks/“Cast Away’’ sense, but in...
06:34, 2019-05-22

NFL preview: ESPN facing season of scrutiny in booth and studio The major NFL TV story of 2019-2020 is centered around a couple of numbers — $8 million and 100. CBS’ Tony Romo is due to possibly top John Madden’s ...
16:34, 2019-09-05

Freak injury leaves Liverpool facing goalkeeper crisis Liverpool might need to play a 35-year-old free agent in goal against Southampton in the Premier League after backup goalkeeper Adrian hurt his ankle...
18:00, 2019-08-16