Deforestation

French President Emmanuel Macron speaks during his final press conference at the G7 summit Monday, Aug. 26, 2019 in Biarritz, southwestern France. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)
August 26, 2019 - 3:39 pm
BIARRITZ, France (AP) — The Latest on the summit of leaders from the Group of Seven democracies (all times local): 9:30 p.m. French President Emmanuel Macron says he understands why President Donald Trump is keeping his cards close to his chest and not flat-out saying that he won't make good on a...
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French President Emmanuel Macron speaks during his final press conference at the G7 summit Monday, Aug. 26, 2019 in Biarritz, southwestern France. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)
August 26, 2019 - 1:56 pm
BIARRITZ, France (AP) — The Latest on the summit of leaders from the Group of Seven democracies (all times local): 7:30 p.m. President Emmanuel Macron says France intends to refund the difference if its national tax on big digital companies turns out to be higher than a tax proposal being...
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French President Emmanuel Macron speaks during his final press conference at the G7 summit Monday, Aug. 26, 2019 in Biarritz, southwestern France. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)
August 26, 2019 - 1:29 pm
BIARRITZ, France (AP) — The Latest on the summit of leaders from the Group of Seven democracies (all times local): 7:00 p.m. With clouds over global growth, French President Emmanuel Macron has issued a short Group of Seven declaration committing leaders to "open and fair global trade and the...
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French President Emmanuel Macron speaks during his final press conference at the G7 summit Monday, Aug. 26, 2019 in Biarritz, southwestern France. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)
August 26, 2019 - 1:14 pm
BIARRITZ, France (AP) — The Latest on the summit of leaders from the Group of Seven democracies (all times local): 6:50 p.m. French President Emmanuel Macron says the 3-day gathering of G-7 leaders in southwest France came in under budget and was "one of the least expensive" Group of Seven summits...
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French President Emmanuel Macron speaks during his final press conference at the G7 summit Monday, Aug. 26, 2019 in Biarritz, southwestern France. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)
August 26, 2019 - 12:25 pm
BIARRITZ, France (AP) — The Latest on the summit of leaders from the Group of Seven democracies (all times local): 6:15 p.m. French President Emmanuel Macron says there will be a meeting next month on the Ukraine conflict with the presidents of Russia, Ukraine, Germany and France. Macron made the...
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French President Emmanuel Macron, right, and U.S President Donald Trump attend the final press conference during the G7 summit Monday, Aug. 26, 2019 in Biarritz, southwestern France. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)
August 26, 2019 - 10:53 am
BIARRITZ, France (AP) — The Latest on the summit of leaders from the Group of Seven democracies (all times local): 4:50 p.m. French President Emmanuel Macron says France and the U.S. have reached a "very good agreement" defusing tensions over a French tax on online giants like Google. The tax had...
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French President Emmanuel Macron, right, and U.S President Donald Trump attend the final press conference during the G7 summit Monday, Aug. 26, 2019 in Biarritz, southwestern France. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)
August 26, 2019 - 10:50 am
BIARRITZ, France (AP) — The Latest on the summit of leaders from the Group of Seven democracies (all times local): 4:45 p.m. French President Emmanuel Macron says he hopes for a meeting in coming weeks between U.S. President Donald Trump and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani. Speaking alongside...
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A fire burns in highway margins in the city of Porto Velho, Rondonia state, part of Brazil's Amazon, Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)
August 26, 2019 - 10:38 am
PORTO VELHO, Brazil (AP) — Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has insulted adversaries and allies, disparaged women, blacks and homosexuals, and even praised his country's 1964-1985 dictatorship. Yet nothing has rallied more anger at home and criticism from abroad than his response to fires raging...
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French President Emmanuel Macron attends a press conference that focused on climate during the G7 summit Monday, Aug. 26, 2019 in Biarritz. (AP Photo/Francois Mori, Pool)
August 26, 2019 - 10:13 am
BIARRITZ, France (AP) — The Latest on the summit of leaders from the Group of Seven democracies (all times local): 4:15 p.m. Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro says a G-7 agreement on fighting the Amazon fires treats the region like a colony. The response came in a tweet Monday morning after French...
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A fire burns in highway margins in the city of Porto Velho, Rondonia state, part of Brazil's Amazon, Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)
August 26, 2019 - 9:22 am
PORTO VELHO, Brazil (AP) — Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has insulted adversaries and allies, disparaged women, blacks and homosexuals, and even praised his country's 1964-1985 dictatorship. Yet nothing has rallied more anger at home and criticism from abroad than his response to fires raging...
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