The fate of the Amazon rainforest is in the hands of Brazilian voters

The Amazon rainforest is at a crossroads. Down one path, deforestation continues to accelerate, pushing the iconic forest closer to a dangerous, self-destructing tipping point. On the other, Brazil’s government renews its efforts to protect the Amazon, conserving an enormous amount of biodiversity and carbon. This...

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Toronto restaurateur Frankie Lasagna just misses catching Aaron Judge’s 61st home run ball

TORONTO (AP) — When Aaron Judge’s American League record-tying 61st home run dropped into Toronto’s bullpen, coach Matt Buschmann picked it up — a souvenir worth potentially hundreds of thousands of dollars. “Bad news is I’m down here in Florida battling a hurricane, but the good...

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Toronto restaurant owner Frankie Lasagna just misses catching Aaron Judge’s 61st home run ball

The Canadian Press Published Thursday, September 29, 2022 9:56AM EDT Last Updated Thursday, September 29, 2022 9:56AM EDT TORONTO (AP) — When Aaron Judge’s American League record-tying 61st home run dropped into Toronto’s bullpen, coach Matt Buschmann picked it up — a souvenir worth potentially hundreds...

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Today’s Headlines: Hurricane Ian slams southwest Florida as a Category 4 storm

By Elvia Limón and Jason Sanchez Hello, it’s Thursday, Sept. 29, and here are the stories you shouldn’t miss today: TOP STORIES Ian makes landfall as a Category 4 storm Hurricane Ian made landfall in southwest Florida as a catastrophic Category 4 storm. About 2.5 million...

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Why is the Senate race between J.D. Vance and Tim Ryan in red state Ohio so close?

LANDEN, Ohio —  Former President Trump won this state twice, each time by more than 8 percentage points. Judging by that record, you might think that J.D. Vance, the Republican venture capitalist and author Trump endorsed in the U.S. Senate race here, would be well ahead of...

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