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Bolsonaro to send army to contain Amazon fires

PORTO VELHO, Brazil — Under increasing international pressure to contain fires sweeping…

Illinois resident dies from a mysterious vaping-related illness, health officials say

CHICAGO —One of the Illinois residents hospitalized for an unknown respiratory illness…

Judge orders woman in Capital One case to remain in custody

SEATTLE — A U.S. judge on Friday ordered a woman accused of…

Capitals star Kuznetsov banned from Russia team for 4 years

GENEVA — Washington Capitals centre Evgeny Kuznetsov tested positive for cocaine at…

Revived ‘Designated Survivor’ shows how TV world has changed

NEW YORK — Anthony Edwards walks briskly through the White House in…

Statistics Canada says June retail sales essentially unchanged from May

OTTAWA — Statistics Canada says retail sales were essentially unchanged in June…

‘Power’ heads toward its finale, but its influence grows

LOS ANGELES — With his characteristic bravado, Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson believed…

Alabama postpones 50th anniversary tour over singer’s health

LOS ANGELES — Country band Alabama says it is postponing the remainder…

Astros defend decision to restrict reporter from clubhouse

HOUSTON — Amid criticism from Major League Baseball, the Houston Astros on…

Dolphins’ Flores says he supports player protest movement

Miami Dolphins coach Brian Flores says he supports the NFL player protest…

Kodak Black pleads guilty to federal weapons charges

MIAMI — Rapper Kodak Black pleaded guilty on Thursday to federal weapons…

Billionaire David Koch, conservative donor, dies at age 79

WASHINGTON — Billionaire industrialist David H. Koch, who with his older brother,…

China announces tariff hike on $75 billion of US products

BEIJING — China on Friday announced tariff hikes on $75 billion of…

Newton injures foot, Brady solid in Patriots’ win

Patriots 10 Panthers 3 FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — This was not the return…

Verlander loses 2-hitter, allowing 2 HRs to lowly Tigers

HOUSTON — Justin Verlander pitched a two-hitter and lost, allowing homers to…

Getting another chance: Wild, Guerin good match a year later

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Interviewing for the same job twice in as…

Thomas loses cushion, shares lead in Tour Championship

ATLANTA — Xander Schauffele was six shots behind before he ever hit…

China’s rust belt looks abroad as growth slows, tariffs bite

YINGKOU, China — From Thailand to Kenya, trains run on tracks from…

U.S. stock indexes end mixed ahead of Fed chairman speech

A wobbly day on Wall Street left stock indexes mostly lower Thursday…

As global economic picture dims, solutions seem out of reach

WASHINGTON — As global leaders gather on two continents to take account…