News 8/29/2019, 10:00am

Hurricane heads for Florida after brushing Caribbean islands

 SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Hurricane Dorian moved out over open  waters early Thursday after doing limited damage in Puerto Rico and the  Virgin Islands, though forecasters warned it was becoming more dangerous  while moving toward the northern Bahamas and Florida’s east coast. 

News 8/24/2019, 10:00am

AP Explains: The causes and risks of the Amazon fires

 RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Fires have been breaking out at an unusual pace in Brazil this year, causing global alarm over deforestation in the Amazon region. The world’s largest rainforest is often called the “lungs of the earth.” Here’s a look at what’s happening: