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Fire consumes a field in Novo Progresso, Para state, Brazil, Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019. Under increasing international pressure to contain fires sweeping parts of Amazon, Brazilian President Jair will use of the military to battle the massive blazes. (AP Photo/Leo Correa)
The Latest: French, US officials talk tech tax at dinnerTop US and French officials discuss taxes on tech giants and a French wine dispute over dinner
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U.S President Donald Trump smiles during a news conference with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at the G-7 summit in Biarritz, France, Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019, where they announced that the U.S. and Japan have agreed in principle on a new trade agreement. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
High-stakes gamble: Iranian envoy gets surprise G-7 inviteA top Iranian official paid a brief unannounced visit Sunday to the G-7 summit and was headed to the building where leaders of the world's major democracies have been debating for nearly 24 hours over how to handle to country's nuclear ambitions
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Group of Seven leader and guests pose for the G7 family photo Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019 in Biarritz. A top Iranian official paid an unannounced visit Sunday to the G-7 summit and headed straight to the buildings where leaders of the world's major democracies have been debating how to handle the country's nuclear ambitions. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)
Trump sends mixed messages to China on trade warPresident Donald Trump is sending mixed messages about the U.S.-China trade war as leaders at a global summit in France push him to ease frictions with Beijing over tariffs and cooperate on other geopolitical challenges, including Iran
The Associated Press1 hour ago
U.S President Donald Trump arrives at the G-7 summit in Biarritz, France, Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
The Latest: Adviser says Trump has no regrets on tariffsWhite House economic adviser Larry Kudlow says President Donald Trump is not having second thoughts about hiking tariffs on China, a move that further escalated the trade war that is rattling financial markets worldwide
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The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Secretary General Jose Angel Gurria, center, arrives in Biarritz, southwestern France, Sunday Aug. 25, 2019. Fissures emerged among G-7 leaders on Sunday over how to deal with the threat of a global recession, China and Iran, casting deep uncertainty over this year's summit of the world's major democracies as U.S. President Donald Trump appeared increasingly isolated among a gathering of the country's closest allies. (Ludovic Marin/Pool via AP)
Officials: Global approach to digital tax is still on trackA global attempt by more than 120 countries to find a way to more fairly tax global internet giants is moving ahead despite individual countries' deciding to impose their own tax, says the head of the international organization leading the project
The Associated Press1 hour ago
President Donald Trump and Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson, right, attend a working breakfast at the Hotel du Palais on the sidelines of the G-7 summit in Biarritz, France, Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
Johnson acknowledges touch and go prospects for Brexit dealU.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson has acknowledged that the prospect of a Brexit deal is 'touch and go'
The Associated Press2 hours ago
President Donald Trump and Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson, left, speak to the media before a working breakfast meeting at the Hotel du Palais on the sidelines of the G-7 summit in Biarritz, France, Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019. (Erin Schaff, The New York Times, Pool)
Trump sends mixed messages to China on trade warPresident Donald Trump is sending mixed messages about the U.S.-China trade war and more as leaders at a global summit in France pushed him to ease frictions over tariffs and cooperate on other geopolitical challenges, including Iran
The Associated Press2 hours ago
In this Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019, photo a 3.5 pound lobster is held by a dealer at Cape Porpoise in Kennebunkport, Maine. America's lobster exports to China have plummeted this year as new retaliatory tariffs have shifted business to Canada. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)
US exports to lobster-loving China go off cliff amid tariffsAmerica's lobster exports to China have fallen off a cliff this year as new retaliatory tariffs shift seafood business north to Canada
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Extinction bites: countries agree to protect sharks and raysCountries have agreed to protect more than a dozen shark species at risk of extinction, in a move aimed at conserving some of the ocean's most awe-inspiring creatures who have themselves become prey to commercial fishing
The Associated Press5 hours ago
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