• Amazon fires increase by 84% in one year – space agency

    Amazon fires increase by 84% in one year – space agency0

    Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionPresident Bolsonaro accuses NGOs of starting Amazon wildfires Brazil’s Amazon rainforest has seen a huge jump in the number of fires this year, new space agency data suggests. The National Institute for Space Research (Inpe) said its satellite data showed an 84% increase on the same period

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  • Hong Kong protests: second car rams protesters as fights break out – as it happened

    Hong Kong protests: second car rams protesters as fights break out – as it happened0

    Police made more than 82 arrests in seven simultaneous protests, amid the first general strike in more than 50 years. Teargas was deployed in at least five different locations, with police appearing to fire directly at protesters in several locations. Rubber bullets were also used. Fights broke out between protesters and men armed with long

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  • 9 dead in mass shooting in Dayton

    9 dead in mass shooting in Dayton0

    Authorities work at the scene of a mass shooting on Aug. 4, 2019, in Dayton, Ohio. | John Minchillo/AP Photo By ASSOCIATED PRESS 08/04/2019 06:52 AM EDT Updated 08/04/2019 02:36 PM EDT 2019-08-04T02:36-0400 DAYTON, Ohio — A gunman in body armor opened fire early Sunday in a popular entertainment district in Dayton, Ohio, killing nine

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