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Brazil military begins operations to fight Amazon fires

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - Backed by military aircraft, Brazilian troops on Saturday prepared to deploy in the Amazon to fight fires that have...

Bolsonaro to send army to contain Amazon fires

PORTO VELHO, Brazil (AP) - Under increasing international pressure to contain fires sweeping parts of the Amazon, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Friday authorized...

The Latest: France halts Brazil trade deal over Amazon fires

PARIS (AP) - The Latest on the reaction to the fires in the Amazon (all times local):2:30 p.m.In a sharp escalation of tensions with...

Endangered list sought for firefly with double-green flash

BETHANY BEACH, Del. (AP) - Peering through the darkness under the faint light of a peach-colored moon, wildlife biologist Jason Davis spots a telltale...

Revived proposal for new oil, gas drilling in California

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The U.S. government moved Thursday toward allowing new oil and gas drilling on wide swaths of federal land in California...

UN Chief says ‘total disaster’ if warming not stopped

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The United Nations Secretary-General said the world must dramatically change the way it fuels factories, vehicles and homes to limit...

United Nations to offer first report on global biodiversity

Top scientists will tell the world Monday how bad off Mother Nature is.The United Nations plans to issue its first comprehensive scientific report on...

United Nations to offer first report on global biodiversity

Top scientists will tell the world Monday how bad off Mother Nature is.The United Nations plans to issue its first comprehensive scientific report on...

California crab fisheries to close early to protect whales

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - California crab fisheries will close for the season in April when whales are feeding off the state's coast as part...

California crab fisheries to close early to protect whales

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - California crab fisheries will close for the season in April when whales are feeding off the state's coast as part...