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Bolsonaro prepares to send army to contain Amazon fires

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Under increasing international pressure to contain record numbers of fires in the Amazon, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said Friday he might send the military to battle the massive blazes. “That’s the plan,” said Bolsonaro. He did not say when the armed forces would get involved but suggested that action could…more

Madison Park gets a facelift

ALBANY, N.Y.(NEWS10)—Madison Park located on the corner of Ontario and Madison Avenue is the latest Albany Park to get revamped. Lines of sight were improved, the old playground equipment was removed, and now there are three basketball courts instead of two. KOMPAN donated $100,000 in equipment. Kids can play on the play structures and parents…more

China announces tariff hike on $75 billion of US products

BEIJING (AP) — China on Friday announced tariff hikes on $75 billion of U.S. products in retaliation for President Donald Trump’s latest planned increase, deepening a conflict over trade and technology that threatens to tip a weakening global economy into recession. China also will increase import duties on U.S.-made autos and auto parts, the Finance…more

Trump vows response to China tariffs on $75B of US goods

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump declared Friday that he had “hereby ordered” American companies with operations in China “to immediately start looking for” an alternative after Beijing announced a series of retaliatory tariffs. But as markets in the U.S., Asia and Europe tumbled, the White House offered no further details or explanation of Trump’s…more

8/23/19: Fantastic Friday Kicking off a Beautiful Weekend!

8/23/19: Fantastic Friday Kicking off a Beautiful Weekend!

It’s about time we highlight a sunny & dry pattern with a beautiful weekend ahead! Today will be quite pleasant with lots of sun, low humidity and comfy highs in the mid 70s The sun-filled story continues through Monday with shower threats increasing by the midweek. We’ll notice an increase in humidity Tuesday with 80s…more