More than 70,000 blazes have erupted in the region this year, Brazil's space agency says.
Nick Visser is a journalist covering the environment for The Huffington Post. His work has previously appeared in The Seattle Times, The Advocate magazine and on KUOW, Seattle's NPR affiliate. He's also spent time in the middle east as a reporting fellow with The Jordan Times. You can find him on twitter @nvisser.
One suspect was fatally shot by law enforcement, authorities said.
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The total wall funding will now come to about US$8 billion, partially approved by Congress but mostly by Trump alone.
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“Those who step forward to serve our country deserve a fair and dignified evaluation.”
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The two leaders shook hands on the steps of a hotel in Sentosa, Singapore.
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Andrew Bosworth says he didn't agree with the memo when he wrote it.
03/30/2018 11:15 EDT
Kim has expressed an "eagerness to meet" with Trump.
03/08/2018 19:37 EST
Congress was scrambling to avoid a new shutdown on Thursday.
02/08/2018 20:29 EST
He believed a sexual encounter between the two was “completely consensual.”
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Representatives from Seoul also said they hope the North will walk with the South under a joint flag during opening and closing ceremonies.
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Charles Harder said Bannon broke the terms of a “confidentiality and non-disparagement agreement.”
01/04/2018 07:09 EST
Six of the eight victims were confirmed to be foreign nationals.
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Last week's launch drew international condemnation and an angry response from President Donald Trump.
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“I called him a hypocrite because I thought it needed to be said.”
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The president’s legal team is investigating the investigators.
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He's second-guessing Jeff Sessions.
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