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200M across US brace for record heatwave; NYC orders tall buildings to raise temps to avoid another blackout

More than 200 million Americans in parts of the central and eastern U.S. will experience temperature indexes of over 100 degrees Fahrenheit as a heat wave is ex...

200M across US brace for record heatwave; NYC orders tall buildings to raise temps to avoid another blackout

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Heatwave across US could see feels-like temps reach triple digits this weekend, NWS warns The National Weather Service (NWS) on Saturday warned of the “dangerous” heatwave that is slated to affect more than 200 million Americans from the Central U.S. to the East Coast. ...
04:26, 07/21/2019

Emergency declared as US states brace for 40C-plus heatwave More than 200 million Americans were today warned about a "widespread and dangerous" heatwave this weekend with swathes of the country expected be as hot as California's Death Valley....
23:52, 07/19/2019

Russian Chupkov sets world record in men's 200m breaststroke final Russian Anton Chupkov set a world record of 2:06.12 to win gold in the men's 200 meters breaststroke final at the world swimming championships in Gwangju....
15:39, 07/26/2019

Paris could break all-time heat record this week as scorching temps bake Europe Another record-smashing heat wave has overspread much of Europe, threatening all-time high temperatures in Paris, Brussels and Amsterdam.        ...
23:13, 07/23/2019

Centre Orders Inquiry In Recent Fire Incidents In MTNL, BSNL Buildings The government on Tuesday ordered a high-level inquiry into the fire incidents in MTNL and BSNL buildings in Mumbai, Delhi and Kolkata, and asked the two firms to conduct fresh fire and safety audits......
00:00, 07/24/2019

Muhammad sets 400m hurdles world record, Lyles wins 200m Olympic champion Dalilah Muhammad smashed one of athletics' oldest world records when she stormed to the women's 400 meters hurdles title in 52.20 seconds at the United States championships in Iowa on Sunday....
15:00, 07/29/2019

Watch: Kristof Milak, 19, breaks Michael Phelps' 200m butterfly world record Kristof Milak, a 19-year-old from Hungary, shattered former U.S. star Michael Phelps' world record in the 200m butterfly at the world championships Wednesday....
04:00, 07/25/2019

Sudan court orders company to end military-ordered internet blackout: lawyer A Sudanese court ordered telecoms operator Zain Sudan on Sunday to restore internet services, a lawyer said, after they were severed nearly three weeks ago when security forces dispersed protesters camping in central Khartoum....
17:39, 06/23/2019

French region orders harvest standstill after fields burn in heatwave Farmers have been ordered to stop harvesting in France's second largest grain producing department Oise after hundreds of hectares of fields caught fire during an intense heatwave....
17:00, 07/26/2019

Flooded Arkansas, Oklahoma brace for more rain; Southeast gets record heat Flooded Arkansas and Oklahoma were bracing for more rain that will feed the already swollen Arkansas River, forecasters said on Monday, as Missouri deployed the National Guard in anticipation of further storms....
03:13, 05/28/2019

With Record Temperature in 4 Cities, This Is The Worst Heatwave Ever The country is witnessing its worst ever heatwave, with four cities in north India on a record high. Starting with national capital Delhi, Churu in Rajasthan and Banda and Prayagraj in Uttar Pradesh......
14:52, 06/11/2019

Record heatwave 'made much more likely' by human impact on climate Scientists say July at least equalled and may have beaten hottest month on recordThe record-breaking heatwave that roasted Europe last month was a one-in-a-thousand-year event made up to 100 times more likely by human-driven climate change, scientist...
01:00, 08/03/2019

Heatwave fuels record pressure on hospital A&E departments The scale of the challenge facing Boris Johnson in honouring a pledge to improve the NHS was set out today as record pressure on A&E departments was revealed....
17:39, 08/08/2019

Montpellier melts under a 45C high as Europe hit by record heatwave The south of France is like August in Death Valley, officials say, but lessons have been learnt from the deadly summer of 2003“Where shall we put it?” asked Luc Gomel, the director of Montpellier zoo. “Right on the front gate, to make sure the jogger...
20:52, 06/29/2019

Europe heatwave: record high of 45C expected in France Temperature records expected to be broken as minister warns heatwaves could become normNational high temperature records set mostly in late July or August are likely to be broken across Europe this week as an unprecedented, potentially deadly early s...
20:00, 06/25/2019

Europe's heatwave burns on, but eases from record highs A four-day heatwave across western Europe that killed seven people began to ease slightly on Sunday, as temperature alerts were cut back and wildfires slowly brought under control....
04:26, 07/01/2019

Europe's record heatwave threatens Greenland ice sheet The hot air that smashed European weather records this week looks set to move towards Greenland and could cause record melting of the world's second largest ice sheet, the United Nations said on Friday....
17:00, 07/26/2019

Dozens dead amid record heatwave in India At least 36 people have died in a heatwave in India, where temperatures this summer have reached their highest ever recorded, officials said. A month-long heatwave has gripped the nation, with northern cities and territories feeling the brunt of the ...
08:39, 06/15/2019

Arctic wildfires raging amid record heatwave Wildfires have broken out across the arctic circle. The infernos currently raging throughout parts of Alaska, Greenland, and bits of northern Siberia and Scandinavia are believed to have been the result of lightning strikes, and made worse by an unus...
23:13, 07/27/2019

France on red alert as heatwave forecast to reach record 45C Hundreds of schools are closed and pools and air-conditioned museums open for freeFrance is braced for record-breaking temperatures in the south on Friday as a sweltering heatwave in Europe continues.Four départements in southern France were placed o...
10:26, 06/28/2019

Heatwave sets new German temperature record for second day running An all-time record temperature was measured in Germany for the second day running on Thursday, with 40.9 degrees Celsius measured in the northwestern town of Lingen, a spokesman for the German Weather Service said....
00:26, 07/26/2019

Germany swelters in record-breaking Europe heatwave A probable record high temperature in Germany is forecast to stand for only a day as Europe's second summer heatwave bites. Ships have been stranded, rail travelers urged to delay trips and tigers fed chicken ice blocks....
10:00, 07/25/2019

France hits record high temperature in scorching heatwave France registered its highest temperature since records began on Friday as a sweltering heatwave engulfed much of southern and central Europe, weather forecaster Meteo France said....
21:39, 06/28/2019

Europe Suffers Heatwave of Dangerous, Record-High Temperatures Belgium and the Netherlands set national records, and the all-time marks for Germany and Britain could fall on Thursday. Paris will approach 108 degrees....
00:00, 07/25/2019

Coach Bob Bowman: 'Bittersweet' seeing Michael Phelps' 200m fly record broken by Kristof Milak Swimming coach Bob Bowman said it felt "bittersweet" when Kristof Milak, 19, broke Olympic legend Michael Phelps' world record in the 200-meter butterfly.       ...
02:00, 07/26/2019

Europe heatwave: cities take steps to limit effects of record temperatures Germany imposes speed limits on highways while schools in France remain closedEuropean cities are taking exceptional steps to limit the impact of a historic early summer heatwave as temperatures across the continent approached monthly and, in some pl...
20:13, 06/26/2019

Temperatures hit record high in France while deaths tally up during Europe heatwave Four administrative departments in France were placed on red alert, signaling temperatures of "dangerous intensity" that are more typical of Saudi Arabia....
15:52, 06/28/2019

New York City experienced the biggest blackout since The Great Blackout of 1977 A widespread power outage Saturday evening left much of Manhattan, including the Upper West Side and Rockefeller Center, without electricity.        ...
04:39, 07/15/2019

Historic: Trump set to raise record $2 billion for reelection, 4-times 2016 Republican donor enthusiasm is reaching new levels more than a year before the presidential election, sparking wild predictions that President Trump and the Republican National Committee’s joint fundraising committee will raise more than Trump and Hi...
17:26, 07/08/2019

European heatwave 2019: New June heat records set as deadly heatwave heads towards UK Germany, Poland and The Czech Republic have hit their highest ever recorded June temperatures as a so-called Saharan Bubble sweeps across the Continent....
10:13, 06/27/2019

TechnipFMC has record orders, backlog in Q2 amid new LNG projects Franco-American oil services company TechnipFMC received a record volume of orders in the second quarter, pushing its backlog of projects to a peak thanks to new liquefied natural gas projects, it said on Wednesday....
04:00, 07/25/2019

UK heatwave: Brits 'set for record 40C heat' as second swimmer's body found in Thames Brits could see temperatures soar to a record-breaking 40C on Thursday, the Met Office said as it warned heatwaves were on the increase as a result of climate change....
08:52, 07/25/2019

Unesco advisers raise concerns over plan to raise Warragamba dam wall World Heritage centre says proposal would result in inundation of large part of world heritage-listed Blue Mountains wilderness area Advisers to the United Nations have expressed concerns about a plan to raise the Warragamba Dam wall because of its l...
11:13, 06/09/2019

A parade of lows keeps those temps low TUCSON – A wind advisory is active until 7 pm in areas north of Tucson. Some regions have recorded 50 mph wind gusts. Here in Tucson we didn’t quite meet the criteria of a wind advisory, but have been quite breezy with gusts close to 35...
06:26, 05/17/2019

Rain way up, temps way down, heat in the forecast but just for now? TUCSON – And just like that May 2019 has turned into the wettest month we’ve seen since records have been kept at Tucson International Airport. What a wet weekend across Tucson. May records shattered. #AZwx #KVOAwx pic.twitter.com/4FNav8...
04:00, 05/14/2019

Hitting the Books: An army of temps put a man on the moon Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought-provoking books on science and technology we can find...
21:13, 05/25/2019

NYC Triathlon canceled as scorching temps expected to hit city Organizers of the annual New York City triathlon said Thursday that the race scheduled for this weekend is canceled because of the near-100 degree temps expected in the city on race day. The triathlon — which would have featured nearly 4,000 athletes...
10:26, 07/19/2019

Walking tall: 3D printing keeps man on his feet (KPNX) Elliot Monuro has battled cancer all his life. From the age of 11, Monuro has taken medications as part of the fight against cancer. He first noticed the side effects of the medicine on his bones in his mid-twenties: intolerable pain in his an...
02:13, 08/02/2019

Residents advised to stay hydrated with temps rising above 100 degrees TUCSON – As the temperatures rising above 100-degrees, Tucson Medical Center said starting this month, they typically see up to three patients a day for heat-related issues. “Clinical research says that (drinking eight of water glasses a ...
12:13, 06/14/2019

| Le Clos eases into 200m butterfly semis South African swimming star Chad le Clos took to the water for the first time at the 2019 FINA World Championships in the heats for the men's 200m butterfly....
10:39, 07/23/2019

Lyles to run only 200m at U.S. trials, double in 2020 World 200 meters favorite Noah Lyles has ruled out also running the 100 meters at next week's U.S. championships/world trials, the sprinter and his coach told Reuters on Monday....
22:26, 07/15/2019

Sizzling Lyles becomes fourth fastest man ever at 200m Noah Lyles became the fourth fastest runner ever at 200 meters when the American roared to victory in a sizzling 19.50 seconds at the Lausanne Diamond League meeting on Friday....
00:39, 07/06/2019

Some NYers furious after public pool opening delayed as temps soar The Big Apple is turning into a baked apple. Summer may be a week away, but temperatures are skyrocketing — with the mercury hitting 89 degrees on Thursday and propelling New Yorkers to the nearest body of water. But city-dwellers hoping to coo...
04:52, 06/28/2019

Temps reach 100 degrees as heat records fall in Deep South SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — The unofficial start of summer feels more like its blistering peak in parts of the Deep South, where temperatures at or near 100 degrees are setting heat records during the Memorial Day weekend. The National Weather Service issue...
21:26, 05/26/2019

Les Temps Modernes: Paris mourns passing of the intellectual left’s bible Journal founded by Simone de Beauvoir and Jean-Paul Sartre closes after 74 yearsSimone de Beauvoir called its Sunday afternoon editorial meetings “the highest form of friendship”, but after 74 years Les Temps Modernes, the monthly journal she founded...
16:00, 05/25/2019

Arctic Ocean could have no ice in September if global temps rise, study warns A shocking new study says that sea ice in the Arctic could completely disappear through September each summer if average global temperatures increase by as little as 2 degrees Celsius (3.6 degrees Fahrenheit) and climate conditions continue to worsen...
02:39, 08/15/2019

Belgian heat wave claims first death as temps soar over 104 degrees Belgium suffered its first death as a direct result of the record-breaking heat wave when a woman was found dead near her caravan close to the beach.       ...
15:39, 07/26/2019

Hasbro Wants To Make A 2-Foot-Tall, $575 Transformers Unicron Toy The biggest threat in the Transformers multiverse is Unicron, the planet-sized world eater who debuted in 1986’s animated Transformers: The Movie. Despite his popularity among fans, Unicron has never gotten a toy befitting his stature. The 27-inch-ta...
02:39, 07/16/2019

$200M cryptocurrency mixing operation dismantled by Eurocops A cryptocurrency mixing service that turned over $200 million worth of Bitcoin has been shut down following an investigation led by authorities from a number of European nations. The Dutch anti-fraud agency (FIOD) and Public Prosecution Service annou...
12:00, 05/23/2019

| Not content: Pep eyes 4 targets in £200m City spree Not content with winning back to back Premier League titles, Pep Guardiola is reportedly targeting as many as four new faces in a £200m Manchester City spending spree....
12:00, 05/14/2019

Norman stuns Lyles in Rome to triumph in 200m Michael Norman held off a late surge from fellow American Noah Lyles to win the men’s 200 meters in a world leading time of 19.70 seconds at the Rome Diamond League on Thursday....
06:00, 06/07/2019

Google’s Shadow Work Force: Temps Who Outnumber Full-Time Employees The tech company has long used contractors, but some employees worry that a growing reliance on them represents a shifting, less admirable work culture....
09:52, 05/28/2019

Karlie Kloss: “Only Now Do I Have The Confidence To Stand Tall & Know The Power Of My Voice” “I am deeply ambitious and driven, and there are a lot of big things I want to do – big things,” Kloss tells Elaine Welteroth in the August issue of Vogue...
00:52, 07/02/2019

Washed up boat on Jones Beach is already flooded with tall boys What the hull! An abandoned boat washed up on Long Island’s Jones Beach two weeks ago and has become the area’s new summer hot spot — with locals flocking there to snap selfies and pleading to keep it as a permanent fixture. “It gives a whole differe...
04:52, 06/28/2019

Art collector files $200M suit after he was ‘duped’ into selling sculpture A prominent Manhattan art collector says he was duped into selling a valuable bronze sculpture for a fraction of its value — and now wants $200 million from the lawyer who he says cheated him. Stuart Pivar claims in a lawsuit filed in state Supreme C...
23:13, 07/17/2019

EU fines beer giant Anheuser-Busch InBev €200M Beer company Anheuser-Busch InBev has been fined for restricting cross border sales between the Netherlands and Belgium, forcing Belgians to pay more for their beer. The company had been under investigation since 2016....
19:52, 05/13/2019

Uncovered: the £200m theme park, the businessman – and the missing millions A Guardian/ITV News undercover investigation raises concerns about Gavin Woodhouse, who is behind project endorsed by Bear GryllsGavin Woodhouse: entrepreneur says he is ‘a man who delivers’‘I’m devastated’: Gavin Woodhouse care home investor speaks ...
18:52, 06/26/2019

Altice USA buys digital news network Cheddar for $200M Altice USA is snapping up Cheddar, the millennial-focused live streaming-video news company, for $200 million. Cheddar CEO Jon Steinberg, a former president of BuzzFeed, will now become head of Altice News, which will include Cheddar’s offerings on c...
16:00, 05/02/2019

Thousands of Trump supporters cheerfully wait days in sweltering temps to see him launch campaign It was a sea of red under the sweltering sun Tuesday as thousands of Trump supporters, decked out in MAGA-inspired attire, waited outside the Amway Center hours before the president’s arrival....
19:52, 06/18/2019

Heat wave relief in sight after scorching temps blamed for several deaths, buckled roads A dangerous heat wave that has seared more than 200 million Americans from the Central U.S. to the East Coast over the weekend is about to come to an end, after being linked to several deaths, canceling events, and even causing roads to buckle....
22:00, 07/21/2019

Amusement park mascot dies of heatstroke amid sweltering temps in Japan behind 10 other deaths A man dressed as a mascot at an amusement park in Japan is one of at least 11 people who have died in recent days as a result of a heatwave that's sent temperatures soaring across the country....
07:26, 08/01/2019

World’s largest parrot was a metre tall and lived 19 million years ago Palaeontologists working in New Zealand have discovered the first evidence of giant parrots, which they believe weighed 7 kilograms and lived 19 million years ago...
08:13, 08/07/2019

Lucky-loser Davis stands tall to oust Kerber at Wimbledon Defending champion Angelique Kerber was dumped out of Wimbledon on Thursday as she suffered a stunning 2-6 6-2 6-1 second-round defeat by American Lauren Davis, who began the year ranked outside the world's top 250....
02:52, 07/05/2019

Watch: Mystery Man Climbs 1,000-Foot-Tall London Building With No Ropes Some people find it hard to get motivated on a Monday. Others are already halfway up London's tallest building by 5 a.m. - seemingly without a rope or harness....
17:26, 07/08/2019

Tall and mysterious, the Sony Xperia 20 leaks in high-quality renders The Xperia 20 certainly looks familiarUnlike the high-end Xperia 1, the mid-range Xperia 10 and 10 Plus Sony also unveiled a few months back are already up for grabs in the US. Hence, while it's definitely a little early to get a high-quality look at...
21:00, 05/15/2019

Sun wins 200m freestyle title... but Scott REFUSES to shake his hand "China\u0027s Sun Yang was handed the men\u0027s 200 metres freestyle world title on Tuesday after Lithuanian Danas Rapsys was disqualified, while Britain\u0027s Duncan Scott, who finished joint third, refused to shake hands with the Chinese winner o...
20:52, 07/23/2019

Euro Papers: Griezmann and De Ligt to lead €200m Barca 'revolution' "The fall-out from Barcelona’s surrender to Liverpool in the Champions League semi-final continues… with Antoine Griezmann and Matthijs De Ligt set to join in a ‘revolution’."...
15:26, 05/09/2019

£200m fund to replace unsafe cladding in wake of Grenfell fire The government has set up a £200m fund to replace unsafe Grenfell Tower-style cladding on around 170 private high-rise residential buildings in England....
07:26, 05/10/2019

Ryan Lochte wins US national title in 200m medley after 14-month ban Lochte, 35, wins 200m IM at US nationals after lengthy banAmerican is attempting to make fifth Olympic team for 2020Ryan Lochte won the 200-meter individual medley at the US national championships, fresh off a 14-month ban.The 12-time Olympic medalis...
06:39, 08/05/2019

FCA, Renault face tall odds delivering on cost-cutting promises in merger Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV and Renault SA promise huge savings from a mega-merger, but such combinations face tall odds because of the industry’s long product cycles and problems translating deal blueprints into real world success, industry vetera...
00:13, 05/30/2019

Megan Rapinoe stands tall, and women’s soccer gets a showcase, as U.S. beats France Rapinoe — the focal point of attention on the field by her exploits and off it for her outspoken opinions — scored twice and the defending champions advanced to the semifinals, 2-1....
08:26, 06/29/2019

Tall tales: Paris Match explains Sarkozy's growth spurt in photo After much derision, magazine says 165cm ex-president was on step above wife, Carla BruniAs soon as this week’s cover of Paris Match magazine featuring Nicolas Sarkozy and Carla Bruni was released, the questions began: how was the diminutive former F...
03:52, 07/05/2019

‘Urgent Resolve’ to Fight Domestic Terrorism Faces Tall Legal Obstacles American law enforcement has far more latitude to investigate foreign terrorists than domestic ones. A shift would mean rethinking that strategy — and weathering the political blowback....
23:52, 08/05/2019

Tall chip tale? Huawei's backup plans leave experts unconvinced Chip experts are calling out Huawei for its claims that it could ensure a steady supply chain without U.S. help, saying the technology the Chinese telecoms network gear maker buys from American companies would be "hard to replace"....
14:13, 05/17/2019

Redskins’ Jimmy Moreland, ‘The People’s Corner,’ stood tall in his preseason debut The rookie cornerback impressed Thursday in his NFL preseason debut, and the seventh-round draft pick has been the surprise of Redskins training camp....
03:13, 08/10/2019

3 Foot Tall Parrot Species Discovered On New Zealand, Island Of Feathered Giants Scientists have uncovered fossilized leg bones from a gigantic parrot that once inhabited Central Otago on the South Island of New Zealand. ...
11:39, 08/08/2019

10-foot-tall 'Jars of the dead' stored human bodies in ancient Laos More than 100 giant stone jars, thought to have been used in burial rituals thousands of years ago, have been rediscovered at ancient sites in forests, on hillsides and along mountain ridges in remote central Laos....
10:00, 05/23/2019

Meet T. rex's teeny-tiny cousin: 3-foot tall tyrannosaur fossil discovered Sure, we've all seen the monstrous T-rexes running amok in "Jurassic Park" and other movies. It turns out they weren't all huge behemoths.        ...
20:26, 05/06/2019

Supreme Court rules 40-foot-tall cross can stay on public land in Maryland A 40-foot-tall cross that serves as a tribute to World War I dead may continue to stand on public land in Maryland, the Supreme Court ruled Thursday – saying the memorial doesn’t constitute government endorsement of religion. In a 7-2 vote, the High ...
00:13, 06/21/2019

Megan Rapinoe stands tall as U.S. beats France in World Cup battle worthy of the hype Rapinoe — the focal point of attention on the field by her exploits and off it for her outspoken opinions — scored twice and the defending champions advanced to the semifinals, 2-1....
00:39, 06/29/2019

Man Utd would sell Paul Pogba... but he will cost Real Madrid £200m, insists Dimitar Berbatov Dimitar Berbatov believes Paul Pogba will make a dramatic move from Manchester United to Real Madrid this summer - providing that the Spanish giants get serious with their transfer fee....
11:52, 08/16/2019

NASA's $200M space telescope finds alien planet almost the size of Earth, smallest discovered NASA said its new Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite space telescope has discovered its smallest exoplanet so far, an alien world that's roughly 80 percent the size of Earth and could help "unlock" secrets of how the Blue Planet became habitable....
18:52, 07/01/2019

|BusinesssupportforplanstoridDurbanof'bad'buildings The Durban Chamber of Commerce and Industry welcomes the planned demolishing of so-called "bad" buildings as part of the eThekwini Municipality's inner-city rejuvenation project....
22:13, 07/28/2019

Why people get headaches from looking at buildings It's three o'clock. You're at work, struggling to focus during the afternoon lull. You gaze out of your office window, hoping for some relief, but instead you feel a headache coming on....
05:39, 07/01/2019

How to Draw Detailed Buildings Artist Thomas Romain is one of the few foreigners working in the anime industry in Japan. He’s done art direction on Symphogear and recently designed the mecha for Space Dandy. Today, he’s going to give us building drawing tips. Thanks, Thomas!...
19:26, 06/28/2019

50 tallest buildings in the world 24/7 Wall St. reviewed data from the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat to determine the 50 tallest buildings in the world.       ...
05:13, 06/21/2019

The politics of ugly buildings In 1984, when the British government was planning to build a flashy modernist addition to the National Gallery in London, Prince Charles offered a dissenting view. The proposed extension, he said, resembled “a monstrous carbuncle on the face of a muc...
06:52, 05/24/2019

Fossils of metre-tall giant parrot dubbed 'Heracles' found in New Zealand Scientists have uncovered evidence of what they believe to be the world's largest parrot, which was around one metre tall and may have feasted on its fellow birds....
09:39, 08/08/2019

South Western Railway strike sparks rush-hour misery as commuters forced to form huge 200m queues along Surbiton high street The start of a five-day strike by South Western Railway staff sparked rush hour misery on Tuesday morning as commuters complained of rammed trains and massive queues outside stations....
11:39, 06/18/2019

Companies Brace for Higher Tariffs Many big U.S. firms say they are prepared for the U.S. to impose higher tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese imports and have anticipated the trade friction in their annual forecasts....
13:26, 05/09/2019

Proposal would ban use of facial recognition at apartment buildings ALBANY — New York lawmakers want to ban facial recognition technology on all rental properties, arguing it infringes on tenant privacy. New legislation would outlaw landlords from being able to “obtain, retain, access or use” the machiner...
02:13, 05/17/2019

Nobody hurt in California gas blast that rattled buildings SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say nobody was hurt when an explosion at a chemical plant shook buildings for miles in the San Francisco Bay Area. The blast Saturday at Air Products in Santa Clara sent flames shooting high into the air. It too...
04:00, 06/03/2019

25 injured in Swedish blast that hit 2 apartment buildings STOCKHOLM — A powerful explosion ripped through two adjacent apartment buildings in a southern Swedish city on Friday, slightly injuring 25 people, officials said. The cause of the blast wasn’t immediately known. The explosion blew out dozens o...
14:13, 06/07/2019

Trump Tower is now one of the least desirable buildings in Manhattan Trump Tower represented the pinnacle of luxury living, but now it reportedly ranks as one of the least desirable luxury properties in Manhattan.        ...
16:13, 05/14/2019

Times Square buildings one-up each other with flashy LED signs They say the neon lights are bright on Broadway. But for retailers, it’s innovative LED displays that get top billing along the Great White Way. The LED wars started when One Times Square, also known as the “ball drop building,” plastered new signage...
03:52, 05/21/2019

Meet the architect behind NYC’s billionaire-filled buildings It is not a stretch to say that Robert A.M. Stern is the most successful residential architect living today. The 79-year-old Upper East Sider really earns the title if you measure success the all-American way: by how much money his projects rake in. ...
01:39, 05/03/2019

Abandoned pianos in derelict buildings – in pictures Ever since Romain Thiery stumbled upon an abandoned piano in a castle in 2009, the French photographer – a pianist himself – has travelled all over Europe in search of forgotten pianos, giving them a new lease of life through his images. So far, he h...
12:52, 08/11/2019

‘Tin Pan Alley’ owner doesn’t want buildings landmarked The owner of five buildings on West 28th Street that comprise the core of the historic “Tin Pan Alley” is trying to block them from being landmarked by pointing to racist tunes emanating from the block a century ago. “Who wants to be know...
13:26, 05/02/2019

Lloyd Wright buildings get UNESCO designation The United Nations' cultural body, UNESCO, has announced eight Frank Lloyd Wright buildings will become World Heritage Sites. (July 8)        ...
03:26, 07/09/2019

Blast in Sweden tears through 2 apartment buildings STOCKHOLM (AP) — Swedish police say a blast ripped through two adjacent apartment buildings in a southern city. It isn’t immediately clear if there are casualties. The explosion has blown out windows and destroyed balconies in the buildings in ...
11:26, 06/07/2019

Facebook evacuates four buildings after possible sarin exposure Facebook Inc evacuated four buildings and two people were being evaluated for possible exposure to the nerve agent sarin on Monday after a package at the social media company's Silicon Valley mail facility tested positive for the toxic compound....
02:13, 07/02/2019

Fear Flares Up as Investors Brace for More Volatility Many investors fear that the recent volatility in markets is here to stay. The VIX, known as Wall Street’s “fear gauge,” jumped almost 30% on Monday, marking its biggest one-day advance since October....
13:00, 05/14/2019

Airlines and Fliers Brace for Summer Snarls The summer travel season is poised to inflict pain on both U.S. airlines and fliers. Among the issues at airports: the extended grounding of Boeing’s 737 MAX jets, runway closures and labor shortages....
13:52, 05/24/2019

Israelis Brace for a New Election. The Real Contest May Come Later. With polls showing the major parties deadlocked, Israelis already seem to be looking past the Sept. 17 election to the bruising coalition negotiations expected to follow....
01:00, 08/02/2019

Conservatives brace for a battering in UK local elections LONDON (AP) — Voters in many parts of Britain are electing local councils, with the governing Conservatives bracing for a backlash over Brexit and other issues. Elections are being held Thursday for more than 8,000 seats on 259 local authorities acro...
18:13, 05/02/2019

Before You Take a Mail-In DNA Test, Brace Yourself for Family Secrets Like many people, Barbara Greenberg wasn’t looking to unlock any deep, dark family secrets when she spit into a tube a few years ago and sent her DNA off to be analyzed. “I was just curious to see if I would find anything a bit interesting,” Greenber...
22:00, 07/12/2019

Traders Brace for Big Moves After GE Earnings This Week Options traders are betting on an explosive move in General Electric shares after its earnings on Tuesday, a sign that turbulence in the battered stock may not be over....
22:52, 04/28/2019

Venezuelans Brace for Pain From U.S. Sanctions Against Maduro Venezuelans already struggling with galloping inflation and food shortages prepared for more privation after the U.S. imposed sweeping sanctions that match measures against North Korea, Iran and Cuba....
09:00, 08/07/2019

Asian shares, dollar brace for China GDP Asian shares started the week on a softer note on Monday after posting their first weekly decline since early June, while the dollar was on the defensive ahead of key economic data from China....
03:00, 07/15/2019

Ottawa and Montreal brace for rain and more flooding Canadians already deluged by floodwaters in recent days braced for more rain over the weekend as federal and local authorities marshaled resources to help beleaguered residents....
14:49, 04/28/2019

U.S. cities brace for immigration raids, say they will not participate U.S. cities expecting to be hit by a wave of immigration raids intended to deport recently arrived families who are in the United States illegally said on Friday they would not cooperate with federal authorities....
06:39, 06/22/2019

Europe should brace for U.S. tariffs, says German official The U.S. is "more likely than not" to impose automotive tariffs on the European Union in mid-November, German lawmaker Peter Beyer said after meeting with U.S. officials....
20:00, 07/10/2019

| Internet blackout across Sudan Landline internet connections were down across Sudan on Monday, a week after mobile online services were cut following a deadly crackdown on protesters....
00:13, 06/11/2019

Do these Arizona office buildings resemble swastikas or pinwheels? From the bird's-eye view of Google Maps, a medical complex in Glendale and office complex in Scottsdale resemble swastikas.        ...
19:13, 06/09/2019

I.M. Pei, Master Architect Whose Buildings Dazzled the World, Dies at 102 Mr. Pei, a committed modernist, was one of the few architects equally attractive to real estate developers, corporate chieftains and art museum boards....
18:52, 05/22/2019

Ambient plant illumination could light the way for greener buildings Buildings of the future may be lit by collections of glowing plants and designed around an infrastructure of sunlight harvesting, water transport, and soil collecting and composting systems. That’s the vision behind an interdisciplinary collaboration...
07:52, 05/10/2019

Intense tornado in China ravages buildings and kills 6 Terrifying eyewitness video captures the moments the tornado swirled across a roadway, the circulation appearing to pass directly over the videographer’s vehicle....
22:26, 07/05/2019

UPDATE 2-Facebook evacuates four buildings after possible sarin exposure Facebook Inc evacuated four buildings and two people were being evaluated for possible exposure to the nerve agent sarin on Monday after a package at the social media company's Silicon Valley mail facility tested positive for the toxic compound....
00:00, 07/02/2019

At least 35 hurt as tornadoes flatten buildings in Dayton, Ohio A tornado pulverized buildings around Dayton, Ohio, early onTuesday, injuring at least 35 people and requiring emergency officials to send out snowplows to clear debris from a major highway, officials and media reports said....
15:39, 05/28/2019

Apple's spaceship HQ valued as one of the world's most expensive buildings The firm paid $6m into an affordable housing fund but critics say it must do more to help solve Silicon Valley’s social issuesApple’s donut-shaped headquarters in Cupertino, California, has been valued at $4.17bn, according to a new assessment this w...
00:52, 07/13/2019

UPDATE 3-Facebook evacuates four buildings after possible sarin exposure Facebook Inc evacuated four buildings and two people were being evaluated for possible exposure to the nerve agent sarin on Monday after a package at the social media company's Silicon Valley mail facility tested positive for the toxic compound....
04:26, 07/02/2019

New F1 Canadian GP pits and race control buildings unveiled The new Montreal pits and race control building was officially unveiled at Formula 1's Canadian Grand Prix circuit after a particularly hard winter delayed the construction works...
23:39, 05/15/2019

'Beauty available to all': groundbreaking US buildings added to Unesco list A group of eight projects by the architect Frank Lloyd Wright are now included on the list of 1,000 heritage sites around the worldA villa in Los Angeles and a church near Chicago have been granted the same level of cultural recognition as the pyrami...
21:00, 07/10/2019

The Upper West Side’s oldest buildings are posh once more When the Gilded Age began in the 1870s, New York City was on the cusp of a new era. There were no subways, people still drove horse-drawn carriages, the Upper West Side was farmland — and modern apartments didn’t yet exist. Just a few decades later, ...
08:00, 07/25/2019

7.1 magnitude earthquake in California rocks buildings - video A magnitude 7.1 earthquake struck southern California on Friday, resulted in fires, damaged buildings and roads, and swaying rollercoasters. The latest tremor, which followed a 6.4 magnitude quake on 4 July, was the most powerful in the region for 20...
17:52, 07/06/2019

Unmarked buildings, quiet legal help for accused priests DRYDEN, Mich. — The visiting priests arrived discreetly, day and night. Stripped of their collars and cassocks, they went unnoticed in this tiny Midwestern town as they were escorted into a dingy warehouse across from an elementary school playground....
03:52, 07/30/2019

Sweden: Several injured after explosion at apartment buildings in Linkoping An explosion at two apartment buildings in the Swedish city of Linkoping has left several injured. The blast shattered windows and destroyed balconies....
12:52, 06/07/2019

Should've Used Bombs That Destroyed Buildings: Air Force Chief On Balakot Given what he called "propaganda" about the air-strikes on a terrorist base in Pakistan's Balakot earlier this year, Indian fighter jets should have dropped bombs which would have destroyed entire......
10:39, 07/26/2019

Beauty in ruins: the wonder of abandoned buildings – a photo essay I created Lost Collective to document neglected and now rarely seen places that once played important roles in their communities. From a derelict power station in central Sydney to an elegantly decaying Japanese hotel, these sites still unite the peo...
06:00, 05/12/2019

When the Names on Campus Buildings Evoke a Racist Past As students demand the renaming of buildings whose names pay tribute to controversial historical figures, universities are at a loss for easy solutions....
12:13, 05/23/2019

"Why Do You Hesitate": Court To Maharashtra Over Razing Illegal Buildings Questioning the Maharashtra government's delay in demolishing illegal private structures along the beachfront at Alibaug in Raigad district, the Bombay High Court asked the state on Wednesday why it......
16:39, 07/31/2019

Where are the ICE raids? Immigrants in Miami, LA, NYC and other cities brace for arrests Thousands of families fear being separated by the Trump administration's ICE raids announced to begin Sunday in major cities.        ...
04:39, 07/15/2019

‘Two months of hell’: Amazon workers brace for Prime Day NBC NEWS – As Amazon geared up for Prime Day, the annual shopping event during which consumers can snag Black Friday-like bargains on millions of items, some employees braced for a long two days — and then some. In recent weeks, workers in Amaz...
23:26, 07/15/2019

U.S. Farmers Brace for Aid Package Some Fear Will Fall Short Stalled trade talks between Beijing and Washington are exacerbating a slump in the U.S. Farm Belt, and many farmers don’t believe an aid package being assembled by the Trump administration will be enough....
02:13, 05/18/2019

Brace for controversy: Edward Snowden has written a memoir Enlarge / This is going to go down on your permanent record. (credit: McMillan Publishers) Edward Snowden, the former CIA employee and National Security Agency contractor who spilled some of the deepest secrets of the US government's electronic sur...
19:26, 08/02/2019

Europe should brace for US tariffs on several fronts: German official While there was continued U.S. interest in dialogue with Europe, the Trump administration nonetheless appeared poised to impose tariffs, said Germany's transatlantic coordinator and member of parliament, Peter Beyer....
05:26, 07/11/2019

Southern California Communities Brace For Aftershocks Of 7.1 Earthquake High desert communities in Southern California on Saturday assessed damage and braced for potentially dangerous aftershocks from a major earthquake that shook buildings, ruptured gas lines and sparked......
18:00, 07/07/2019

Europe should brace for U.S. tariffs on several fronts: German official European Union member states should brace for U.S. tariffs on several fronts in the months ahead, a senior German official warned late on Tuesday, just hours before Washington launched a probe of a planned French digital tax that could trigger future...
05:13, 07/11/2019

Europe should brace for U.S. tariffs on several fronts - German official European Union member states should brace for U.S. tariffs on several fronts in the coming months, a senior German official said late on Tuesday, following meetings with U.S. officials and lawmakers in Washington....
16:52, 07/10/2019

| Brace for Barry: New Orleans girds for 'extreme' storm Tropical Storm Barry gathered strength as it chugged toward water-logged New Orleans, which girded for heavy rains, storm surge and flooding that pose a threat reminiscent of 2005's deadly Hurricane Katrina....
20:39, 07/12/2019

Storm Barry: New Orleans residents brace for possible hurricane Many are remaining in the city as storm Barry, predicted to land as a category one, approachesAs the Louisiana gulf coast braces for a possible hurricane landfall this weekend, New Orleans residents are mostly content to sit and ride the storm out, o...
12:39, 07/12/2019

Taiwan and Japan brace for potential super typhoon Residents in Taiwan and Japan are bracing for Typhoon Lekima, which could become a super typhoon by the time it hits a Japanese island chain on Friday....
16:00, 08/08/2019

PRECIOUS-Gold steady as markets brace for Fed decision Gold prices were little changed on Wednesday, having edged higher in the previous session on a weaker dollar, as investors await the U.S. Federal Reserve's decision on interest rates later in the day....
05:00, 05/01/2019

Golfers must brace for New York attitude at Bethpage Black Ian Poulter was on the first tee at Bethpage Black on Wednesday, getting ready for his final practice round before Thursday’s official start of the PGA Championship. “Hey, Poulter, welcome to my course,” someone yelled from the grandstands behind the...
10:52, 05/16/2019

Millions in India brace for 'very severe' cyclone Fani Cyclone Fani is expected to unleash extensive destruction when it smashes into northeastern India. Nearly a million people have been evacuated ahead of landfall....
23:26, 05/02/2019

Super Bowl MVP Edelman spotted with brace on thumb Super Bowl MVP Julian Edelman seen wearing brace or splint on left thumb at youth camp he organized last weekend, will reportedly be limited for three weeks       ...
23:26, 07/23/2019

Taiwan and Japan brace for a potential super typhoon Residents in Taiwan and Japan are bracing for Typhoon Lekima, which could become a super typhoon by the time it hits a Japanese island chain on Thursday....
13:39, 08/08/2019

How Argentina's nationwide blackout happened Blackouts that affect an entire country are incredibly rare. So how did it happen in Argentina? DW examines what occurred in the South American country....
18:00, 06/17/2019

New York City crippled by blackout Power has been restored after a blackout plunged midtown Manhattan into darkness for more than five hours. Broadway shows were cancelled, people were trapped in subways and traffic was snarled at intersections....
08:26, 07/14/2019

Massive NYC blackout's 'root cause' revealed Con Edison, New York’s energy company, released a statement Monday about its investigation into the cause of the Manhattan power outage, which affected thousands on the island’s west side for about five hours along a 40-block stretch earlier this mon...
14:39, 07/30/2019

Con Ed: 'All customers are back in service' after NYC blackout Con Edison is investigating why thousands of customers lost electricity for several hours in Midtown Manhattan amid calls by government officials to make sure another widespread blackout doesn't cripple the city again....
19:13, 07/14/2019

Con Ed can’t explain what caused the Manhattan blackout Con Edison has yet to figure out why a large swath of Manhattan’s West Side was plunged into darkness by the blackout that lasted more than five hours on Saturday night. In a statement released late Sunday morning, the power company said it ...
23:39, 07/14/2019

Experts say blackout in Argentina should have been limited As authorities in Argentina try to figure out why electricity surged on a transmission line and touched off a massive blackout covering three nations, experts say power companies should have spotted the problem and taken action to limit the outage....
00:13, 06/19/2019

Another blackout plunges Venezuela into darkness Another power blackout has again darkened Venezuela, snarling transportation and phone service -- an event leader Nicolas Maduro blamed on an "electromagnetic attack."...
02:00, 07/24/2019

One dead, dozens hurt as tornadoes flatten buildings in Ohio Tornadoes pulverized western Ohio early on Tuesday, killing one person, injuring scores of others and requiring emergency officials to send out snowplows to clear debris from a major highway, officials and media reports said....
18:00, 05/28/2019

CORRECTED-UPDATE 2-Facebook evacuates four buildings after possible sarin exposure Facebook Inc evacuated four buildings and two people were being evaluated for possible exposure to the nerve agent sarin on Monday after a package at the social media company's Silicon Valley mail facility tested positive for the toxic compound....
03:13, 07/02/2019

Can Energy-Producing Buildings Work in the Swampy South?Atlanta Is Trying A new Georgia Tech building designed to produce more energy than it consumes will pit the latest energy-saving technology against Atlanta’s humidity....
17:00, 08/06/2019

Florida inmate charged with threatening to bomb federal buildings PENSACOLA, Fla. — Authorities say a Florida inmate made several bomb threats that led to evacuations at two federal buildings. An FBI complaint says 24-year-old Noah Stirn faces federal charges of interstate threats involving explosives and mailing i...
16:39, 05/21/2019

Ritzy NYC buildings lure buyers with healthy perks for their kids You could say the ball’s in their court. Kids and teens are key players in their families’ decisions to buy property. And local builders are rolling out the Astroturf to lure these pint-sized athletes — and their wellness-obsessed athletes — to new d...
06:00, 06/20/2019

Pete Buttigieg wants Thomas Jefferson events and buildings renamed Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg called for everything honoring Thomas Jefferson to be renamed. “Yeah, we’re doing that in Indiana. I think it’s the right thing to do,” Buttigieg, the mayor of South Bend, Indiana, said in ...
20:52, 05/18/2019

Earthquake-resistant paint could help brick buildings survive tremors Brick buildings could be made more earthquake resilient with a glass fibre paint. It improves their overall strength and helps them flex during shakes....
21:13, 04/28/2019

Earthquake causes Tokyo buildings to shake ahead of Trump visit A medium-strength earthquake hit eastern Japan on Saturday, NHK national television said, causing buildings to shake in Tokyo hours before the arrival of U.S. President Donald Trump....
10:52, 05/25/2019

Facebook evacuates buildings after sarin detection in mailing facility Facebook evacuated four of its buildings in Menlo Park, Calif., on Monday after machinery in its mailing facility detected a package containing the nerve agent sarin....
14:13, 07/02/2019

Found: World-readable database used to secure buildings around the globe Enlarge / Passwords stored in a database for BioStar 2. (credit: vpnMentor) Researchers said they have found a publicly accessible database containing almost 28 million records—including plain-text passwords, face photos, and personal information—t...
00:39, 08/15/2019

21 Kendriya Vidyalaya Buildings Across India Unsafe, Audit Finds More than 20 Kendriya Vidyalaya buildings across the country have been found partially or fully unsafe in an audit, prompting the HRD Ministry to issue directives that schools should not be run in......
12:00, 07/23/2019

César Pelli, Designer of Iconic Buildings Around the World, Dies at 92 Mr. Pelli, whose many distinctive projects include the Petronas Twin Towers in Malaysia, tried to reconcile modernism with his interest in shape, texture and the architecture of the past....
14:00, 07/20/2019

Dozens of buildings completed in Samjiyon county, North Korea says North Korea claimed Sunday "dozens of buildings" in Samjiyon County have been completed, even as the country faces the heaviest sanctions in its history....
21:26, 06/16/2019

3 Dead, 9 Injured As Buildings Collapse In Mizoram, Many Feared Trapped Three buildings in Mizoram's Aizawl collapsed after a massive landslide on Tuesday evening, leaving at least three dead, including two children. Nine others were injured and many people are believed......
03:52, 07/03/2019

German experts report recommends CO2 price for cars, buildings A report presented to Germany's government on Friday said the transport and building sectors should be set carbon prices as penalties to incentivise savings in climate harming emissions, as Germany struggles to meet its 2030 environmental targets....
12:13, 07/12/2019

Redskins QB Alex Smith sheds bulky brace on injured right leg Redskins quarterback Alex Smith no longer requires the use of an external fixator as he continues his recovery from a right leg compound fracture.       ...
08:13, 07/16/2019

Alex Smith finally ditches leg brace after gruesome injury As players around the NFL gear up for upcoming training camps, Redskins quarterback Alex Smith is taking a positive step toward recovery. Announced in an Instagram post from his wife, Smith no longer needs to wear a leg brace for the season-ending in...
03:13, 07/16/2019

Argentines brace for 2 days of strikes affecting transport, services Wednesday will be a particular headache for commuters and passengers with widespread delays and cancellations expected across public and private transport....
09:50, 04/29/2019

New York courts brace for surge of cases under new Child Victims Act The Child Victims Act goes into effect on Wednesday — a landmark law expected to unleash a torrent of lawsuits from victims of child sex abuse seeking long-awaited justice. The new law opens up a so-called “look-back window” for one...
22:02, 08/13/2019

On the other side of Prime Day, Amazon workers brace for ‘two months of hell’ As Amazon geared up for Prime Day, the annual shopping event during which consumers can snag Black Friday-like bargains on millions of items, some employees braced for a long two days — and then some. In recent weeks, workers in Amazon’s fulfillment ...
15:39, 07/16/2019

Arkansas, Oklahoma brace for historic flooding in storm-hit U.S. Midwest Communities along the swollen Arkansas River in Oklahoma and Arkansas prepared on Wednesday for further flooding, with the mayor of Tulsa urging thousands of residents behind the city's aging levees to be ready to evacuate in the event of a "worst-ca...
17:00, 05/29/2019

Barkley Scores Brace As Chelsea Down New England In Charity Game The only sour note on a straightforward assignment for Chelsea came in the second half, when Ruben Loftus-Cheek limped out of the action with what appeared to be an ankle injury....
14:26, 05/16/2019

Canadian capital Ottawa, Montreal brace for heavy flooding Canada's capital city of Ottawa readied on Friday for heavy flooding as rains were set to further engorge the swollen Ottawa River, while Montreal declared a state of emergency as it too braced for an inundation of flood waters....
18:26, 04/28/2019

Global stocks, yields edge higher as investors brace for Fed A gauge of global stock markets gained modestly on Wednesday to reach six-week highs and benchmark government bond yields rose from multiyear lows as investors awaited a decision on monetary policy from the U.S. Federal Reserve later in the session....
20:00, 06/19/2019

Markets brace for volatility surge as currencies enter trade war China's decision to let its yuan plunge through a previously sacrosanct level means a tit-for-tat trade conflict could morph into a currency war, injecting volatility into long-dormant foreign exchanges and piling pressure on world markets....
23:26, 08/05/2019

Louisiana Residents Brace For Storm Barry, Evacuations Ramped Up Millions of residents in Louisiana on Saturday braced for Tropical Storm Barry, which is threatening the southern US state and its largest city New Orleans with potentially disastrous rainfall and......
13:26, 07/13/2019

Fans brace for Sunday's epic ending of 'Game of Thrones' When millions of viewers settle in for the epic finale of the world's most popular TV show on Sunday, they will witness the end of an eight-year cliffhanger. Will "Game of Thrones" fans be able to handle it?...
23:00, 05/17/2019

Brace For Some Volatility Ahead Of Budget Presentation: Market Experts India Budget 2019-20: Analysts say some volatility can be expected in the run-up to Budget presentation. Many experts expect the Budget - the first full-year by the NDA government after its return to......
11:13, 07/01/2019

Argentina, Paraguay hit by nationwide electric blackout Argentina and Uruguay were completely without electricity and other South American countries had a partial blackout after a "massive failure" in an interconnection system, a utility distributor said Sunday....
21:26, 06/16/2019

Indonesia's Jakarta hit by major power blackout An electricity outage has hit most areas of the Indonesian capital and some neighboring provinces on Java island. The blackout happened two days after a 6.9 magnitude quake struck the heavily populated island....
14:26, 08/04/2019

Black Ops 4’s Blackout Mode Is Starting To Feel Pay-To-Win New DLC weapons added to Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 have its Blackout battle royale mode feeling a little bit more like a pay-to-win game....
03:00, 07/02/2019

De Blasio: New York blackout ‘handled well’ though he was away in Iowa Outage left about 72,000 Manhattan residents without powerMayor running ‘quixotic' campaign for Democratic nominationNew York City mayor Bill de Blasio has brushed off criticism that he was in Iowa campaigning for the Democratic presidential nominati...
03:00, 07/15/2019

De Blasio tries to spin absence during blackout as a positive Mayor Bill de Blasio continued to make excuses on Monday for campaigning in Iowa during the Manhattan blackout — and actually tried to spin the blunder in his favor by claiming his role as a “chief executive” of America’s largest city makes him bette...
19:39, 07/15/2019

New Yorkers share their tales from the Big Apple blackout During the blackout, strangers comforted neighbors they'd never met, restaurants gave customers meals on the house, and everyday heroes volunteered to direct traffic at busy intersections....
06:26, 07/16/2019

Reason for massive NYC blackout remains a mystery Around 72,000 energy customers experienced a blackout in New York City on Saturday night as a massive power outage hit the metropolis's West Side — and energy officials still don't know why it happened....
03:52, 07/16/2019

Venezuela’s Capital Is in the Dark Again After a Massive Blackout CARACAS, Venezuela — The lights went out across much of Venezuela Monday, reviving fears of the blackouts that plunged the country into chaos a few months ago as the government once again accused opponents of sabotaging the nation’s hydro...
09:52, 07/23/2019

Cuomo sends warning to Con Ed after blackout: ‘They can be replaced’ In a series of TV and radio interviews, Cuomo blasted Con Ed’s performance following Saturday’s outage and threatened to revoke its state-issued operating license....
13:13, 07/15/2019

Venezuela capital in the dark again after massive blackout The lights have gone out across much of Venezuela’s capital and there are reports that much of the country is also being affected by a massive outage...
02:26, 07/23/2019

Qatar-based investment firm in talks to buy 2 Garment Center buildings Middle Eastern entities are locking up more city assets, including a nearly billion-dollar purchase on Fifth Avenue and two other purchases in the Garment Center. Alduwaliya Asset Management, a Doha, Qatar-based investment firm, is in contract to buy...
06:13, 05/08/2019

Trump buildings face millions in climate fines under new New York rules Exclusive: if Trump Tower and other sites do not cut emissions, Trump Organization will owe $2.1m a year from 2030Donald Trump’s reluctance to address climate change is set to cost his business empire millions of dollars in fines levied by New York C...
13:13, 05/13/2019

Magnitude 6.0 Quake Rattles Taiwan Shaking Buildings, Cutting Power A 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck off Taiwan's northeastern coast on Thursday, the island's weather bureau said, shaking buildings and cutting power to around 2,000 buildings....
18:52, 08/08/2019

Homes, buildings damaged after tornadoes touch down in Nebraska: U.S. weather service The National Weather Service says tornadoes touched down Friday night in rural parts of Nebraska, tearing up trees, powerlines, farm buildings and damaging some homes....
00:39, 05/19/2019

Facebook buildings evacuated after mail tests positive for sarin, officials say Four buildings that receive and mail for social media giant Facebook were evacuated Monday after a bag of mail tested positive for the nerve gas sarin....
23:52, 07/01/2019

‘Thousands’ in deathtrap NYC buildings face same risk as Harlem fire family The Harlem public housing apartment where six family members died in a massive blaze was a death trap that could never be built today — and thousands of Big Apple units pose a similar risk, an expert said Thursday. Building plans obtained by The Post...
04:39, 05/10/2019

Facebook Evacuates 4 Buildings After Nerve Agent Sarin Found On Campus Facebook Inc evacuated four buildings and two people were being evaluated for possible exposure to the nerve agent sarin on Monday after a package at the social media company's Silicon Valley mail......
01:00, 07/02/2019

Texas, Oklahoma brace for large hail, damaging winds, tornadoes Forecasters warn of possible tornadoes, hail and damaging winds, along a 350-mile wide swath of territory straddling the Texas-Oklahoma border.        ...
17:39, 05/18/2019

Soggy Midwest, battered Missouri town brace for more storms, flooding The unyielding rain and flooding that have overwhelmed parts of the Midwest are taking their toll on the once-vibrant Missouri community of Clarksville.        ...
19:00, 05/07/2019

Brekalo’s brace helps Croatia Under-21s haul England back three times • Group C: Croatia U21 3-3 England U21• Frailties exposed again as Boothroyd’s men toss away advantageEngland Under-21s signed off the European Championships just as they started with careless mistakes and a chaotic finale allowing victory to fall fr...
02:13, 06/25/2019

Oil hits six-week high as rigs brace for Gulf of Mexico storm Oil futures hit a six-week high on Thursday as oil rigs in the Gulf of Mexico were evacuated ahead of a storm, while an incident with a British tanker in the Middle East highlighted ongoing tensions in the region....
11:13, 07/11/2019

'Idlib is a bargaining chip': civilians brace as Assad air assault escalates Renewed regime attacks have killed hundreds in the Syrian opposition’s last strongholdInstead of looking forward to the pre-dawn Ramadan meal of suhoor, Dr Firas al-Jundi was cradling his scared children and surveying the damage done to his home by S...
07:52, 05/23/2019

Soggy Midwest, battered Missouri towns brace for more storms, flooding The unyielding rain and flooding that have overwhelmed parts of the Midwest are taking their toll on the once-vibrant Missouri community of Clarksville.        ...
06:13, 05/08/2019

Tropical Storm Barry Pelts Louisiana, Millions Brace For Flooding Major storm Barry slammed into Louisiana on Saturday, pelting the region with heavy rain and ferocious winds as millions of Americans braced for the serious flooding expected to follow....
04:52, 07/14/2019

How to eat in a heatwave When the weather makes food seem daunting, there’s always gazpacho. But don’t reach for a Magnum, they are for childrenYou know all those wonderful things a heatwave will do to a landscape? Obliterating flaws, flattening tedium, idealising the quotid...
01:13, 07/25/2019

Argentine president promises investigation following massive blackout Argentine President Mauricio Macri called the massive blackout that left tens of millions in South America without power on Sunday "unprecedented", and promised a thorough investigation....
23:52, 06/16/2019

Argentina’s blackout and the storm-battered future of the grid Enlarge (credit: Roberto Machado Noa/LightRocket via Getty Images) Early Sunday morning, all of mainland Argentina lost power in an “unprecedented” blackout event that left most of the country’s 44 million citizens in the dark until the evening. Th...
17:13, 06/22/2019

Kashmiris cut off from loved ones as government enforced blackout continues For Kashmiri students living in India, Monday's announcement that Prime Minister Narendra Modi was stripping their home -- Jammu and Kashmir -- of its special status came as a shock....
14:52, 08/09/2019

Venezuela web blackout lifted minutes before Maduro speech The Venezuelan regime is clamping down on social media as president Nicolas Maduro battles opposition leader Juan Guaido's calls for a popular uprising....
13:52, 05/01/2019

The Latest: Expert says design errors had role in blackout BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — The Latest on the blackout in Argentina and Uruguay (all times local): 4:45 p.m. The president of the Center for the Study of Energy Regulatory Activity in Argentina says that a massive blackout that left millions witho...
00:52, 06/17/2019

Blackout affects tens of millions in South America A massive blackout left tens of millions of people without electricity in Argentina and Uruguay on Sunday after an unexplained failure in the neighboring countries' interconnected power grid. (June 16)        ...
00:52, 06/17/2019

UN fears Myanmar internet blackout a 'cover' for abuses Mobile internet has been shut down in parts of conflict-torn western Myanmar under a government decree. A UN investigator warns the army could be using the blackout as a cover for "gross human rights violations."...
16:00, 06/25/2019

Blackout disrupts Manhattan, darkens Broadway theaters A wide swath of New York's Manhattan borough was plunged into darkness Saturday after a transformer explosion knocked out power to subways, stores and Broadway theaters, but the city's main utility said it had restored most power within hours....
11:13, 07/14/2019

Internet, mobile blackout shuts down communication with Kashmir  A day after a critical decision that stripped the state of its autonomy, a government-imposed mobile and Internet blackout is preventing almost all communication with residents....
15:52, 08/06/2019

Substation fires lead to power blackout for 12,000 in Wisconsin Fire at a pair of electricity substations in Wisconsin's capital Friday cut power to thousands of residents in the midst of a heat wave, officials said....
20:13, 07/19/2019

Kashmir communications blackout angers some in the Indian media Indian authorities imposed a communications blackout on Kashmir for a fourth straight day on Thursday, stopping India's normally vibrant media from being able to report what is happening in the disputed region after the government revoked its special...
18:00, 08/08/2019

CBS, AT&T sign multi-year contract, ending blackout CBS and AT&T signed a new multi-year content carriage agreement, ending a 20-day blackout that began when the previous, seven-year deal expired last month. As a result of the contract dispute and after months of negotiations over retransmission fees,...
12:26, 08/09/2019

Heart of New York goes dark as fire causes blackout in Manhattan Power outage affects about 38,000 people and disrupts traffic, subway system, businesses and Broadway productionsAuthorities say a transformer fire caused a power outage in Manhattan and left businesses without electricity, elevators stuck and subway...
05:00, 07/14/2019

Argentina, Uruguay Restoring Power After Massive Blackout Electricity services have been restored to more than 70 percent of Argentina and Uruguay following a massive blackout that left around 48 million people without power on Sunday, authorities said....
05:52, 06/17/2019

Two of Venezuela's four crude upgraders still shuttered after blackout -document Two of Venezuela's four crucial crude upgraders, needed to convert extra-heavy crude from the Orinoco oil belt into exportable grades, remained shuttered a month after a major blackout, according to a document seen by Reuters on Saturday....
20:26, 05/04/2019

Venezuela Blackout Leaves Caracas, and Much of the Country, Without Power It was the fourth major blackout to hit Venezuelans in less than five months. The government blamed Monday’s outage on “an electromagnetic attack,” without providing any evidence....
05:26, 07/23/2019

Officials seek answers after blackout in New York's Manhattan Government and utility officials were still searching for definite reasons on Sunday for a five-hour blackout in a large section of New York City's Manhattan borough that left 73,000 customers without power on Saturday....
00:26, 07/15/2019

Massive Blackout Leaves Most of Argentina, Uruguay Without Power Almost the entirety of the nations of Argentina and Uruguay, were “completely without power” following a “massive failure” in an electrical system on Sunday, Bloomberg and CNN reported, with parts of Paraguay, Chile and southern Brazil seeing outages...
20:52, 06/16/2019

Venezuelan blackout eases in some areas; opposition rallies Venezuela’s opposition seeks to harness anger over a massive blackout that deepened hardship nationwide, but turnout at opposition rally is relatively modest...
20:13, 07/23/2019

Windfarm operators taken to court over South Australian blackout Australian Energy Regulator alleges operators failed to ensure continuity of supply Australia’s energy regulator has launched court action against four windfarm operators, alleging they failed to meet performance requirements during 2016’s statewide ...
05:26, 08/07/2019

Argentina, Uruguay suffer massive power blackout A massive power grid failure has left all of Argentina and parts of Uruguay without electricity. Authorities are attempting to quickly restore power in both countries, with the outage affecting around 50 million people....
17:52, 06/16/2019

Outage leaves 46K New Yorkers in the dark just a week after last blackout Just a week after a massive blackout in New York City, another Con Edison outage left neighborhoods like this one in Brooklyn without power all night.        ...
23:26, 07/22/2019

Cyberattack ruled out for South America power blackout Investigators can't say for sure yet what caused a power blackout for tens of millions of people in South America Sunday, but they know it didn't come from a cyberattack....
19:52, 06/17/2019

Parts of Iowa city flood as barrier fails; buildings, cars evacuated Floodwaters swamped downtown Davenport, Iowa, Tuesday evening after a temporary flood barrier failed, sending people to the rooftops of buildings to seek shelter. ...
05:13, 05/01/2019

Judge slams city lawyers pushing new Two Bridges high-rise buildings A Manhattan judge slammed city lawyers Wednesday after a marathon of hearings about controversial plans to add luxury high-rise apartment buildings to the Two Bridges housing development downtown. Justice Arthur Engoron said city lawyers seem to thin...
06:26, 06/06/2019

Rush-Hour Bomb Blasts Government Buildings in Kabul, Triggers Gunfight Taliban militants detonated a vehicle bomb in a warren of government buildings in central Kabul, triggering a gunfight with security forces and leaving dozens of people wounded in the latest surge of violence to hit the country....
15:39, 07/01/2019

Facebook Buildings Evacuated After Mail Tests Positive for Sarin Nerve Agent MENLO PARK, Calif. — A Facebook mail processing warehouse near company headquarters was evacuated Monday as officials work to determine what caused mail to test positive for the nerve agent sarin. Menlo Park Fire Marshal Jon Johnston said Monda...
01:39, 07/02/2019

Foreign diplomats leased condos in Trump-owned buildings, documents show Across the street from the United Nations complex, nestled between embassies and foreign missions, sits a luxurious condominium skyscraper -- designed, according to its website, with "virtuosity and grandeur" -- that catches the eye of foreign diplom...
13:13, 05/03/2019

Tornado hits near Tulsa, Oklahoma airport as five states brace for severe weather A tornado was spotted near the main airport in Tulsa, Oklahoma, on Tuesday, as 22 million people in the central United States faced a severe weather system that brought hail, heavy rain and flooding, the National Weather Service (NWS) said....
17:39, 05/21/2019

Facebook investors brace for an update from Zuckerberg on the company's planned pivot to privacy With Facebook set to release quarterly results Wednesday afternoon, Wall Street wants to know how well the company is preparing to make money beyond ads....
17:13, 04/28/2019

Sci-Fi Looking Robotic Neck Brace Could Help Lou Gehrig’s Disease Patients Lift and Move Their Heads Again Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, better known as ALS or Lou Gherig’s disease, is a neurodegenerative condition that affects muscle strength and control, eventually leaving patients unable to even hold their own heads up. To improve their quality of lif...
19:40, 08/13/2019

Brace yourself, Britain, for a long stint of bad government under Boris Johnson | Rafael Behr Recent history has shown rogue leaders can win elections. Our new PM can be unfit for office but effective at staying thereIf Boris Johnson is the answer, what was the question? To the 92,153 party members who voted for him, the new Conservative lead...
23:39, 07/23/2019

USDA Agencies Brace for Major Hit After Two-Thirds of Employees Refuse Sudden Relocation When Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue announced he planned to pack up two Agriculture Department agencies from their D.C. offices and relocate them to Kansas City, critics warned there’d be fallout. And that brain drain’s extent became all too clea...
14:26, 08/09/2019

WoW Classic Fans Brace For The Arrival Of Something That Didn't Exist In 2004: Twitch Streamers World Of Warcraft Classic is kinda wild when you think about it. It’s a time capsule from 2004 that you can live inside, a swirling portal to a place many people thought they’d never get to visit again. There’s no denying, however, that times have ch...
08:52, 06/08/2019

| Coutinho brace helps Brazil forget Neymar in winning Copa start A brace from Philippe Coutinho handed hosts Brazil a winning start to the Copa America in a victory over Bolivia as the absence of superstar Neymar was quickly forgotten....
11:13, 06/15/2019

Newcomer Tyler Boyd's brace powers US past Guyana in Gold Cup opener Boyd, 24, scores two after affiliation switch from New ZealandGregg Berhalter’s US win in first competitive game in 20 monthsNewcomer Tyler Boyd scored two goals to guide the United States past overmatched Guyana 4-0 to start the Concacaf Gold Cup on...
19:13, 06/19/2019

Washington Redskins' Alex Smith ditches leg brace 8 months after gruesome injury Washington Redskins quarterback Alex Smith was finally able to ditch the leg brace Monday eight months after suffering a broken tibia and fibula in a game against the Houston Texans....
20:52, 07/16/2019

Jet Asks Staff To Extract Data From Servers Before System Blackout The airline has written to its engineering staff that effective June 1, 2019 both Jet Airways and JetLite AMOS Production Environment will not be available for use...
18:13, 05/29/2019

De Blasio headed to Chicago, flew back to NYC after hearing of blackout Mayor de Blasio claimed on Sunday that he rushed back from the campaign trail in Iowa to deal with the Manhattan blackout — by driving four hours to Chicago, where he spent the night and then appeared on CNN before hopping a plane home. City Hall wou...
13:13, 07/15/2019

9 photos show eerily dark New York during massive blackout Thousands of New Yorkers and tourists visiting the Big Apple were left in darkness Saturday during a massive power outage in much of Manhattan.        ...
17:39, 07/15/2019

Inside Cardi B's Daughter Kulture's "Lit" 1st Birthday Party That Was Hit by NYC Blackout Cardi B's not about to let a massive New York City blackout ruin her baby's first birthday party. She and husband and fellow rapper Offset's daughter Kulture turned one a few......
01:13, 07/15/2019

Video shows moment lights turn back on after NYC blackout It’s truly electrifying video. Amazing footage shows the moment a big chunk of New York got its power back Saturday night — with huge cheers erupting as the city’s skyline lit up once more. Illustrator Gizem Vural had been filming t...
17:52, 07/14/2019

CBS, AT&T sign multi-year contract; ends 20 day-long blackout CBS Corp and AT&T Inc signed a new multi-year content carriage agreement, ending a 20 day-long blackout that began when the previous, seven-year deal expired at 2:00 a.m. EST on July 19....
15:13, 08/08/2019

Power mostly restored after massive blackout in Argentina, but questions remain Power returned to much of Argentina and two neighboring countries following a massive blackout that left tens of millions in the dark on Sunday, but Argentine President Mauricio Macri said the cause of the "unprecedented" outage was still unclear....
06:26, 06/17/2019

New York City power outage: Here's what we know about the widespread blackout The power outage comes 42 years to the day after The Great Blackout of 1977, which left most of New York City without electricity. Here's what we know about Saturday's widespread blackout.        ...
07:52, 07/14/2019

Thousands lose power, Broadway theaters close in blackout Tens of thousands of customers lost electricity in Midtown Manhattan and Broadway theaters canceled performances Saturday night due to a "mechanical issue."...
18:00, 07/15/2019

Indonesia capital, neighboring Java provinces hit by major blackout Indonesia's capital Jakarta and some neighboring provinces on Java island have been hit by a major electricity outage after problems at a number of power stations on Java, the country's state electricity company PLN said in a statement on Sunday....
14:00, 08/04/2019

‘I’m just helpless’: Concern about Kashmir mounts as communication blackout continues A day after a critical decision that stripped the state of its autonomy, a government-imposed ban on mobile and Internet service is preventing almost all communication with residents....
08:39, 08/07/2019

Choir, Broadway Casts Perform On New York Street During Blackout When a massive blackout plunged much of Manhattan into darkness on Saturday evening, a choir and the casts of Broadway musicals entertained tourists with impromptu performances in the street....
10:39, 07/14/2019

Widespread blackout hits Venezuela, first major outage since March At least 14 Venezuelan states lost power on Monday, according to Reuters witnesses and reports on social media, the first nationwide blackout to include the capital Caracas since March....
02:13, 07/23/2019

UPDATE 7-Blackout disrupts Manhattan, darkens Broadway theaters A wide swath of New York's Manhattan borough was plunged into darkness Saturday after a transformer explosion knocked out power to subways, stores and Broadway theaters, but the city's main utility said it had restored most power within hours....
14:00, 07/14/2019

Argentina, Uruguay, Paraguay suffer massive power blackout A massive power grid failure left all of Argentina and parts of Uruguay and Paraguay without electricity, affecting around 50 million people. Power was mostly restored by evening....
03:00, 06/17/2019

Con Ed reverses course, admits power cable fire started blackout Embattled power company Con Edison completely backtracked Monday — admitting that a power cable caught fire and failed at its West 65th Street station triggering the massive blackout that left a large swath of Manhattan’s West Side in the dark for fi...
06:26, 07/16/2019

Jakarta, Neighbouring Provinces In Java Hit By Major Power Blackout Indonesia's capital Jakarta and some neighbouring provinces on Java island have been hit by a major electricity outage after problems at a number of power stations on Java, the country's state power......
12:26, 08/04/2019

New York City Blackout Costs StubHub $500,000 In Ticket Refunds A power outage swept New York City this weekend, leaving streets and metro stations without lights, individuals trapped in elevators, and homes without electricity. Certainly less endangering but still pretty shitty, the blackout also meant that many...
16:13, 07/16/2019

Residents complain of rats, mice in Kushner-owned buildings before Trump, Cummings feud President Donald Trump ignited a firestorm of criticism when he tweeted that the Baltimore-area district of Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Maryland, was "a disgusting, rat and rodent infested mess."...
00:13, 08/17/2019

Buildings, northern cities, coastlines at risk of climate change-related flooding: report New research for the federal Treasury Board has concluded that buildings, coastlines and northern communities face the biggest risks from climate change in Canada....
14:13, 07/04/2019

Residents complained of rats, mice in Kushner-owned buildings before Trump, Cummings feud President Donald Trump sparked criticism when he tweeted that the Baltimore-area district of Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Maryland, was "a disgusting, rat and rodent infested mess."...
04:39, 08/17/2019

Hong Kong protests: Government buildings closed after days of violence over extradition bill Hong Kong authorities have shut down some government offices in the city's financial district for the rest of the week after another day of violence over a controversial extradition bill....
04:52, 06/13/2019

Theresa May clings to power after Cabinet resignation as Tories brace for European election wipeout Theresa May is clinging to power after Andrea Leadsom quit the Cabinet over her Brexit plans as the Tory party braces for a total wipeout in the European elections....
05:39, 05/23/2019

Julianne Hough Wears a Neck Brace After Getting Hit by Paula Abdul at the Billboard Music Awards Julianne Hough straight up got hit by Paula Abdul's hat. For fans who caught the iconic performer's impressive finale medley routine at the 2019 Billboard Music Awards, they......
21:26, 05/02/2019

Lights slowly return to South America after massive blackout, hunt on for cause As lights turned back on across Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay after a massive blackout that hit tens of millions people, authorities were still largely in the dark about what caused the collapse of the interconnected grid and were tallying the dama...
18:26, 06/17/2019

Indonesia capital, neighboring provinces in Java hit by major power blackout Indonesia's capital Jakarta and some neighboring provinces on Java island have been hit by a major electricity outage after problems at a number of power stations on Java, the country's state electricity company PLN said in a statement on Sunday....
10:26, 08/04/2019

Power is restored in New York City after massive blackout, but many questions remain Power in New York City has been restored following an outage that left a large portion of Manhattan without electricity.        ...
04:39, 07/15/2019

Jennifer Lopez reschedules Madison Square Garden show after NYC blackout Jennifer Lopez is refusing to let New York’s blackout ruin her 50th birthday celebrations with hometown fans — and has already rescheduled Saturday’s scrapped MSG show for this Monday....
02:39, 07/15/2019

Jennifer Lopez Reschedules Concert After Major New York City Blackout Jennifer Lopez was left "devastated" when a New York City power outage forced her to cancel her concert. On Saturday night, Midtown Manhattan was hit with a major blackout,......
13:00, 07/15/2019

Jennifer Lopez tweets she's 'Devastated and heartbroken' after NYC blackout cancels concert A sold-out Jennifer Lopez concert came to a halt Saturday night in New York City as a massive power outage left more than 70,000 Manhattan customers in the dark. ...
09:52, 07/14/2019

Corey Johnson jabs Bill de Blasio for poor communication during blackout Mayor Bill de Blasio kept the Big Apple in the dark during Saturday’s blackout by not communicating enough with city residents amid the confusion, City Council Speaker Corey Johnson said Tuesday. “One of the things that should’ve happened right...
00:26, 07/17/2019

Widespread blackout hits Venezuela, government blames 'electromagnetic attack' More than half of Venezuela's 23 states lost power on Monday, according to Reuters witnesses and reports on social media, a blackout the government blamed on an "electromagnetic attack."...
03:00, 07/23/2019

Kashmir: India’s ‘draconian’ blackout sets worrying precedent, warns UN Exclusive: special rapporteur speaks as Modi calls revoking special status start of ‘new era’ The unprecedented communications blackout imposed on Indian-administered Kashmir could signal a departure in the way in which democratic states clamp down o...
01:39, 08/09/2019

New York moments: choir, Broadway casts perform in the street during blackout When a massive blackout plunged much of Manhattan into darkness on Saturday evening, a choir and the casts of Broadway musicals entertained tourists with impromptu performances in the street....
11:13, 07/14/2019

Huge Power Outage Hits NYC on Anniversary of Infamous 1977 Blackout Saturday is the 42nd anniversary of the July 13-14, 1977 New York City blackout, which took out power to most of the city, resulted in widespread civil disturbances and looting, and helped usher in an era of noxious “tough on crime” politics. Another...
03:13, 07/14/2019

UPDATE 6-Power mostly restored after massive blackout in Argentina, but questions remain Power returned to much of Argentina and two neighboring countries following a massive blackout that left tens of millions in the dark on Sunday, but Argentine President Mauricio Macri said the cause of the "unprecedented" outage was still unclear....
02:13, 06/17/2019

How to Stay Safe During a Heatwave Now that we’re heading into the hottest part of year, it’s time to talk about heatwaves—specifically, how to stay healthy during them. Rather than just trying to tough it out, it’s best to take a few precautions. This is especially true if you or som...
23:26, 06/28/2019

Heatwave Kills Nearly 400 More In Netherlands Almost 400 people more died in the Netherlands during Europe's recent record-breaking heatwave than in a regular summer week, Dutch national statistics agency CBS said on Friday....
22:52, 08/09/2019

What is causing the European heatwave? A brief look at the causes and effects of high temperatures across the continentFrance registered its highest temperature on record on Friday, and records for this time of year have already been broken or look likely to be broken imminently across mu...
17:39, 06/28/2019

OZY Fest canceled due to NYC heatwave OZY Fest, a two-day music and cultural event set for New York's Central Park, was canceled due to this weekend's anticipated heatwave, organizers said....
18:13, 07/20/2019

How to keep your house cool in the heatwave Should you open your windows or close them? Can plants help, and should you get air conditioning? This is your guide to staying cool at home during a heatwave...
20:39, 07/24/2019

Why sleeping with a fan on during heatwave can be bad for your health IT MAY be tempting to bring the fan out when you are melting away during the heatwave. But leaving it on while you are sleeping can actually be bad for your health....
21:39, 07/24/2019

Committee backs Ottawa councillor’s motion to study ditching single-use plastics in city buildings "You should be able to come to city hall and expect not to eat a meal off of foam plates and use plastic forks and knives," said Coun. Catherine McKenney, who put forward the motion....
22:52, 06/18/2019

Another Michael Phelps record falls: American Caeleb Dressel shatters world record in 100-meter butterfly American swimmer Caeleb Dressel eclipsed Phelps' world record in the 100-meter butterfly Friday at the world championships in South Korea.       ...
17:52, 07/26/2019

Stocks are plunging as traders brace for a German recession and global turmoil as US-China trade war continues Getty Images / Spencer Platt European equities and US futures dropped on Thursday, fueled by rising fears of a German recession and worrisome developments across Hong Kong, Italy, and Argentina. Asian markets rallied earlier on renewed hopes for an...
17:26, 08/15/2019

Chelsea 4 Arsenal 1, Europa League Final: Eden Hazard hits brace as Blues win in Baku Chelsea thrashed Arsenal 4-1 in Baku to win the Europa League as Maurizio Sarri won the first trophy of his managerial career and condemned the Gunners to another season in Europe's second-tier competition....
00:13, 05/30/2019

West Ham 3 Southampton 0: Marko Arnautovic hits brace as Hammers sign off from London Stadium in style Manuel Pellegrini ended his first season at the London Stadium on a high with a 3-0 win over Southampton in West Ham's final home game of the season as Marko Arnautovic bagged his first goal since January in possibly his final appearance for the club...
02:00, 05/05/2019

Black Ops 4 Xbox One Update: Call of Duty Spectre Specialist, Blackout map changes coming Treyarch is planning on brining more content to Call of Duty Black Ops 4 on Xbox One and PC today - as well as dropping a few more updates fro PS4 players, too. Here's what you need to know....
16:26, 05/07/2019

Black Ops 4 Update 1.18 Patch Notes: Call of Duty Zombies, Blackout, Multiplayer Changes BLACK OPS 4 1.18 patch notes have just been released for the new Days of Summer Update for the game on PS4, Xbox with PC to follow. Here's everything you need to know......
22:26, 06/04/2019

Hotstar Cites 'Technical Difficulty' for Game of Thrones Live Stream Blackout Hotstar has admitted a 'technical difficulty' caused the blackout and interruption to the live stream of Game of Thrones season 8 episode 5 "The Bells"....
09:00, 05/13/2019

Government internet ban leaves parts of Myanmar ‘in a blackout’, UN expert calls for immediate lifting With “no media access” in parts of the country and “serious restrictions” on humanitarian organizations, the United Nations expert on the situation of human rights in Myanmar urged the Government on Monday to “reverse its decision” and lift the mobil...
22:13, 06/24/2019

Antarctic ice levels go from record high to record lows WASHINGTON — The amount of ice circling Antarctica is suddenly plunging from a record high to record lows, baffling scientists. Floating ice off the southern continent steadily increased from 1979 and hit a record high in 2014. But three years later,...
20:52, 07/02/2019

Twins tie team record with eight HRs to continue record pace A New York Yankees home run record already is in danger of being broken, and if it happens, Matt Harvey could be partly to blame. Miguel Sano and Jonathan Schoop each hit two of Minnesota’s franchise record-tying eight home runs and the Twins h...
09:13, 05/24/2019

Second major heatwave sweeps across Europe Europe is experiencing a second major heatwave in less than two months. According to officials, temperatures are expected to reach 104 degrees.        ...
16:00, 07/26/2019

Heatwave sparks wildfires in the Arctic The Arctic is a chilly place, or at least it’s supposed to be, but a recent combination of record-breaking heat and intense wildfires have turned areas of Greenland, Siberia and Alaska into smoke-covered infernos. Scientists have been keeping a close...
17:39, 07/22/2019

Europe's strange heatwave, in one image The "scream" map was first published on Météociel, a French site that automatically generates weather pattern visualizations based on data from various forecasting models....
10:13, 06/27/2019

Temperatures hit new highs in European heatwave Records are usually broken by tenths of a degree, but last week’s heatwave was startlingMuch of Europe endured a searing heatwave last week, as an unprecedented plume of hot air pushed northwards from Africa. Last Friday, France recorded its highest ...
03:39, 07/04/2019

Tim Dowling: I’m American, I can handle a heatwave. Right? By 4pm, even the tortoise has sought refuge indoors, attacking the stub of a lettuce in the shadow of the kitchen tableOn Saturday I am woken by what sounds like the hooves of eight tiny reindeer skittering above my head. I know from experience that ...
11:02, 07/06/2019

How zoo animals are beating a European heatwave BERLIN — Orangutans at a Vienna zoo got buckets of water, lemurs in Rome enjoyed fruit icicles and a polar bear took to a pool in Germany as much of Europe sweltered Tuesday in an early summer heat wave. Authorities warned that temperatures could top...
20:52, 06/25/2019

Stay cool: six of the best fans still available to buy during the UK heatwave As temperatures continue to soar, there's still time to find your perfect fan. We've tracked down six of the best still available to buy — including the one seen in photographs taken at Buckingham Palace yesterday....
18:39, 07/25/2019

Wildfires rage in Israel during heatwave Firefighters on Thursday battled wildfires that scorched swathes of forests in central Israel, forcing some small towns to be evacuated, during a heatwave that brought record temperatures to parts of the country....
05:39, 05/24/2019

Greenland is melting in a heatwave. That's everyone's problem Greenland is home to world's second-largest sheet. And when it melts significantly -- as it is expected to do this year -- that has huge knock-on effects for sea levels and weather across the globe....
11:52, 07/31/2019

Californians brace for aftershocks after pair of potent quakes; governor confident about federal commitment to assist state Communities in Southern California were bracing for hundreds of aftershocks Saturday after the region was rocked this week by two of the largest earthquakes felt in two decades, resulting in multiple fires, punctured water and gas lines and infrastru...
03:00, 07/07/2019

The Blackout Club review – clever small-town horror with a Stranger Things vibe PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One; QuestionAn absorbing thriller with a splash of They Live and The Goonies, this spooky multiplayer game has you investigating paranormal goings-on in suburbiaIn this spooky multiplayer oddity, middle-American suburbanites ...
06:13, 08/02/2019

Britain set to endure hottest-ever day in European heatwave Temperatures in Britain are set to reach their highest-ever levels on Thursday as northern Europe baked in a heatwave for the second time in a month....
15:52, 07/25/2019

Monkeys rip each other to pieces fighting over water during heatwave Fifteen monkeys killed each other while fighting over scarce water during a heatwave in India, where temperatures have reached 122 degrees. Their carcasses were found around a group of forest caves in Madhya Pradesh after a nearby river dried up, Ind...
20:52, 06/10/2019

Hot desking: heatwave office dressing for men – in pictures From moisture-wicking vests layered under shirts to breathable fabrics in cool colours, here are five ways for men to keep their cool at work Continue reading......
19:26, 07/25/2019

| Europe sizzles on sixth day of deadly heatwave Europe sweltered Saturday on the sixth day of a widespread, deadly heatwave that has fuelled record-breaking temperatures, huge blazes and pollution peaks....
20:39, 06/29/2019

France removes heatwave alert for Paris Paris authorities said on Monday that they had removed the amber-level heatwave alert that had been declared for the French capital since June 23, in the light of soaring temperatures across the country....
15:39, 07/01/2019

Europe's heatwave consistent with climate change, more to come: U.N. This year is on track to be among the hottest ever and that would make 2015-2019 the world's hottest five-year period on record, the World Meteorological Organization said on Friday....
14:39, 06/28/2019

Summer's second heatwave set to break records across Europe Heat building from central France as Paris predicted to reach all-time high of 42CMajor European cities are expected to record their highest ever temperatures on Thursday as the continent is gripped by the second extreme heatwave in consecutive month...
15:52, 07/24/2019

Europe's Heatwave Consistent With Climate Change, More To Come: UN This year is on track to be among the hottest ever and would mean that 2015-2019 would be the world's hottest five-year period on record, the United Nations' World Meteorological Organization (WMO)......
21:00, 06/28/2019

Wildfires are raging in the Arctic after an unprecedented heatwave The Arctic is a chilly place, or at least it’s supposed to be, but a recent combination of record-breaking heat and intense wildfires have turned areas of Greenland, Siberia, and Alaska into smoke-covered infernos. Scientists have been keeping ...
06:13, 07/20/2019

Another European heatwave, another link to climate change Enlarge / Satellite-estimated surface temperatures for July 25, 2019. (credit: NASA Earth Observatory) It’s becoming standard procedure that extreme weather events will quickly be analyzed by the World Weather Attribution team—a group of climate sc...
16:52, 08/04/2019

Record or near-record highs expected Wednesday TUCSON – The heat is on! A ridge of high pressure, located near California, will continue moving east. This system will expand over Arizona, and the peak of the heat will come tomorrow. We expect to see the hottest temperatures so far this year...
03:00, 06/12/2019

Blackout in Southern California grounds flights at John Wayne Airport, leaves thousands without power A blackout in Southern California on Friday reportedly left around 28,000 customers without power and grounded all flights at Orange County’s John Wayne Airport through 7 a.m. Saturday....
10:52, 08/04/2019

WNBA star Natasha Cloud, Washington Mystics hold media blackout after shooting at DC school WNBA star Natasha Cloud led the Washington Mystics on a media blackout Friday to draw attention to gun violence that occurred at a Washington D.C. elementary school....
20:52, 06/17/2019

Heatwave and Wildfires in Alaska as Temperatures Hit 90 Degrees On Independence Day It’s about 80 degrees inside Brian Brettschneider’s Anchorage, Alaska home, but he can’t open up his windows. Smoke is drifting into the city from the nearby Swan Lake wildfire, and he’s trying to keep the ash out of his house...
00:26, 07/06/2019

Heatwave caused nearly 400 more deaths in Netherlands: stats agency Almost 400 people more died in the Netherlands during Europe's recent record-breaking heatwave than in a regular summer week, Dutch national statistics agency CBS said on Friday....
15:52, 08/09/2019

Wildfires in Spain as heatwave roasts Europe - but 'worst still to come' Hundreds of firefighters have struggled to contain a major wildfire in northeastern Spain on a day that has seen temperatures continue to soar across most of Europe....
23:13, 06/27/2019

Greece Briefly Shuts The Acropolis As Over Heatwave In Athens Greece shut the Acropolis Hill for a few hours on Thursday to protect visitors to one of the world's most popular tourist attractions from a heatwave that has engulfed Athens....
18:00, 07/04/2019

2 die, wildfire rages in Spain amid widespread heatwave Two people have died from heatstroke in Spain as firefighters continue to battle a wildfire raging through the country for a third straight day that started with a pile of animal manure. ...
20:00, 06/28/2019

Continental Europe braced for 'potentially dangerous' heatwave High pressure pulling hot air northward from Africa will send temperatures soaringA potentially record-breaking heatwave is forecast to grip much of continental Europe next week, with temperatures in cities from Spain to Germany expected to exceed 32...
18:13, 06/21/2019

Trains Slowed Down As Heatwave Set New Temperature Records In Europe Trains were slowed down and holidaymakers flocked to swimming pools, beaches and lakes in western Europe on Wednesday as another heatwave set new temperature records....
17:00, 07/24/2019

Climate change made Europe heatwave five times more likely Climate change made last week’s record-breaking European heatwave at least five times more likely to happen, according to a leading group of scientists....
15:52, 07/02/2019

Ice cubes for tigers as heatwave smashes European records Belgian zookeepers fed chickens in giant ice cubes to tigers on Wednesday as northern Europe baked in record temperatures during another heatwave that climate experts believe could become the new normal....
03:13, 07/25/2019

Heatwave Kills 40 In Bihar In A Day; Encephalitis Deaths Rise To 80 Heatwave killed more than 40 people in Bihar on Saturday. The state is already grappling with Acute Encephalitis Syndrome outbreak in Muzzafurpur that has killed 80 children this month....
12:00, 06/16/2019

Flash flooding, heatwave threaten central, Southeast U.S More violent thunderstorms are expected to unleash flash flooding across the central United States in coming days while record high temperatures will bake the Deep South and Carolinas....
21:39, 05/24/2019

UK summer weather: tornadoes, torrential rain – and a heatwave Unsettled pattern forecast to continue after Manchester hit by tornado on FridayBritain’s mixed weather is expected to continue with a potential heatwave, torrential rain and thunderstorms forecast.The Met Office said there was a danger of heavy show...
16:00, 07/20/2019

Heatwave cooks mussels in their shells on California shore Temperatures lead to what appears to be largest local die-off in 15 years, raising fears for broader ecosystemIn all her years working at Bodega Bay, the marine reserve research coordinator Jackie Sones had never seen anything like it: scores of dead...
08:26, 06/29/2019

Climate records fall as Europe roasts in heatwave Soaring temperatures broke records in Germany, France, Britain and the Netherlands on Thursday as a heatwave gripped Europe for the second time in a month, in what scientists said were becoming more frequent events as the planet heats up....
18:39, 07/25/2019

Climate records fall as Europe bakes in heatwave Soaring temperatures broke records in Germany, France, Britain and the Netherlands on Thursday, as a heatwave gripped Europe for the second time in a month in what scientists said were becoming more frequent events as the planet heats up....
00:26, 07/26/2019

In Bihar's Gaya, Tough Law Invoked As Heatwave Kills Over 70 The heatwave in Bihar that killed over 70 people on Saturday last has led the administration in Gaya city to take toughmeasures,banning large gatherings during the day....
17:13, 06/17/2019

Unbearably hot: 'Potentially lethal' heatwave engulfs Europe Countries across Europe are taking extraordinary measures as a "potentially lethal" heatwave bringing record-breaking June temperatures takes hold. ...
01:39, 06/27/2019

Watch: Zoo Animals Share Techniques To Keep Cool In Heatwave Large swathes of western and northern Europe will scorch this week with temperatures reaching up to 43 degrees Celsius. But it's not just humans who are feeling the hot weather, zoo animals in Europe......
06:00, 06/27/2019

Wildfires spread in Catalonia as heatwave grips Spain Wildfires raged on Thursday across nearly 10,000 acres (4,000 hectares) in the northeastern Spanish region of Catalonia and fire fighters said the area affected could increase significantly as a powerful heatwave grips the entire country....
21:13, 06/27/2019

Deadly Heatwave Kills 11 and Hospitalizes Thousands in Japan A deadly heatwave sweeping Japan has killed at least 11 people, including a mascot in an amusement park, the government has said. The 28-year-old performer collapsed at an Osaka amusement park while wearing a 16kg (35lb) costume during a rehearsal Su...
11:52, 07/31/2019

Five days after heatwave meltdown... misery goes on for thousands of commuters Tens of thousands of rail commuters suffered further delays and cancellations today as services to London were still recovering from a cable meltdown....
13:52, 07/31/2019

European heatwave eases up as death toll hits 7 Most of the fires that had broken out Spain in recent days were stabilized, but firefighters were struggling to control a blaze in the central provinces of Toledo and Madrid that had burned more than 20 sq km since Friday....
06:52, 07/01/2019

German Greens propose homeworking to beat the heatwave Party calls for heat-free leave for workers to cope with record high temperatures Germany’s Green party has proposed stay-at-home working to help the nation cope with record temperatures.Just as other Europeans have found themselves struggling to dea...
00:13, 07/27/2019

Paris bans up to 60% of its cars as heatwave worsens pollution Paris has banned more than half of the cars registered in the region from its roads as a record heatwave worsens air pollution, the most drastic restrictions ever imposed there, officials said....
23:26, 06/27/2019

Climate change added 7F to Europe’s heatwave: study “Climate change is no longer an abstract increase in global mean temperature, but a difference you can feel when you step outside in a heatwave,” said Geert Jan van Oldenborgh, Senior Researcher at the Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute....
00:26, 07/03/2019

Hamilton hoping for rain to beat the Hockenheim heatwave Formula One leader Lewis Hamilton is hoping rain will come to the rescue as a Hockenheim heatwave threatens to dash Mercedes's hopes of a home German Grand Prix win on Sunday....
22:13, 07/25/2019

Heatwave in Europe could lead to UK shortage of Christmas turkeys French breeders say high temperatures have led to eggs being lost and UK supplies could be hitThe UK could face a turkey shortage this Christmas as a heatwave in France has resulted in dwindling supplies of eggs for farmers.French breeders provide ab...
01:00, 07/26/2019

Tottenham 3 Aston Villa 1: Tanguy Ndombele debut goal starts fightback as Harry Kane scores late brace Harry Kane's late double and a debut goal from Tanguy Ndombele helped Tottenham come from a goal down to beat Aston Villa 3-1 at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium....
22:39, 08/10/2019

Brexit news latest LIVE: Tory leadership contenders Boris Johnson, Jeremy Hunt and others brace for first ballot of election The race to become the next prime minister is set to narrow as Conservative MPs hold the first ballot of the contest following an intense week of leadership pitches....
10:00, 06/13/2019

Hundreds evacuated from Philadelphia senior center amid heatwave PHILADELPHIA — Authorities say several hundred people were evacuated from a northwest Philadelphia retirement community due to a partial power outage amid dangerous hot weather. Police say the evacuation of about 250 people began just before 1 p.m. F...
12:26, 07/21/2019

Climate change made European heatwave at least five times likelier Searing heat shows crisis is ‘here and now’, say scientists, and worse than predictedThe record-breaking heatwave that struck France and other European nations in June was made at least five – and possibly 100 – times more likely by climate change, s...
19:39, 07/02/2019

Paris Records 42.6 Degrees Celsius As Europe Roasts In Heatwave Paris on Thursday baked in an all-time high temperature of over 42 degrees Celsius as a ferocious heatwave smashed records across northern Europe, sparking concerns about public health and new misery......
00:39, 07/26/2019

NHS issues heatwave advice and reveals ten ways to cool down in the hot weather NHS heatwave advice should be followed by all Brits. As the UK weather forecast predicts hot weather, here's how to cool down and prevent heat exhaustion....
10:52, 07/23/2019

'Like pitching in a rainforest': MLB fans and players struggle in brutal heatwave Temperatures have soared across large parts of United StatesTeams have stopped taking batting practice in extreme heatAt Wrigley Field, mist machines tried to cool the crowd. At Yankee Stadium, only one player took batting practice on the field. In C...
19:13, 07/21/2019

NYC subway lines down: Anger as thousands affected by MTA outage during heatwave Know before you go: Find out which MTA lines have suspended their service Friday due to a network communications issue.       ...
10:39, 07/20/2019

North India Battles Heatwave; 47 Degree Celsius In UP, Rajasthan The intense heatwave sweeping northern India persisted on Wednesday, with the mercury hovering around 47 degrees Celsius in many parts of Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh even as there were light rains at......
00:26, 06/06/2019

Climate change probably added 4C to Europe's June heatwave: study Man-made climate change probably made last month's European heatwave, in which southern France experienced a national record 45.9 degrees Celsius (114.6 Fahrenheit), 4C (7F) hotter than it would otherwise have been, scientists said on Tuesday....
02:13, 07/03/2019

Heatwave Persists Across India, Dust Storm, Lightning Kills 26 In UP The north and central regions of India seethed under heatwave conditions on Friday forcing people to stay indoors, even as a severe dust storm and lightning in various parts of Uttar Pradesh killed at......
19:13, 06/07/2019

Paris on heatwave alert as France braces for scorching weather Paris authorities on Monday activated a heatwave alert plan for the capital as France prepared for another week of scorching temperatures just a month after a similar heatwave in June....
19:13, 07/22/2019

EDF to cut output at Tricastin 2 and 4 nuclear reactors as heatwave hits Europe French utility EDF will curb electricity generation at its Tricastin 2 and 4 nuclear reactors in the south of France on Thursday, which is expected to be the hottest day in the second heatwave to hit France in as many months....
03:13, 07/25/2019

Alaska: temperatures rival Miami amid 'unprecedented' heatwave Anchorage’s weather station recorded 90F on Thursday, breaking the previous record high of 85FAlaska’s temperatures soared to new highs on the Fourth of July as the state bisected by the Arctic Circle endures a heatwave that has shattered records in ...
01:13, 07/06/2019

EDF could extend Golfech nuclear power plant outage because of heatwave French utility could prolong planned outages at its two Golfech nuclear reactors because of a heatwave expected across France this week, the power utility said on Monday....
19:13, 07/22/2019

European heatwave: France hits highest recorded temperature of 45.1°C A heatwave has hit Europe. France has recorded its highest ever temperature at 45.1°C and a wildfire is raging in Spain after a pile of chicken dung caught fire...
17:39, 06/28/2019

Wildfires: blazes rage in Arctic during severe heatwave – video The Arctic Circle is suffering from an unprecedented number of wildfires in the latest sign of a climate crisis. With some blazes the size of 100,000 football pitches, vast areas in Siberia, Alaska and Greenland are engulfed in flames. The World Mete...
19:52, 07/28/2019

Europe Heatwave Up To 3 Degrees Hotter Due To Climate Change: Scientists The record-shattering heatwave that baked much of northern Europe last month was likely between 1.5 to 3 degrees Celsius hotter due to manmade climate change, an international team of scientists said......
17:00, 08/02/2019

Paris bans vehicles as city sizzles in historic heatwave Paris is taking unprecedented action to keep vehicles from polluting the atmosphere as the city -- and other parts of Europe -- grapples with a severe heatwave that's pushed the mercury past the 100-degree mark....
21:39, 06/26/2019

700 Firefighters Tackle Wildfires As Heatwave In Europe Breaks Records Hundreds of firefighters battled on Saturday to contain wildfires in southern France as a stifling heatwave brought record-breaking temperatures to parts of Europe, killing at least three people in......
01:26, 06/30/2019

| Health warnings and speed limits as Europe bakes in heatwave As Europe sizzled Tuesday at the start of a heatwave tipped to break records, drivers on Germany's famously speedy motorways were ordered to slow down and fans at the women's World Cup were showered in health warnings....
03:13, 06/26/2019

EU wheat harvest well advanced as heatwave enabled rapid work The summer heatwave has enabled west Europe's farmers make rapid progress with wheat harvesting, but rain in recent days has slowed progress in some countries, experts said on Wednesday....
05:13, 08/08/2019

Heatwave Grips Several States, Delhi Temperature To Touch 43 Degrees Blistering heat wave swept across Telangana, Odisha and Haryana on Monday as temperatures soared over 44 degrees at many places in these states, with Ramagundam recording the season's highest......
21:13, 05/27/2019

'Hell is coming': week-long heatwave begins across Europe Temperatures could hit 40C from Spain to Switzerland, with authorities urging children and older people to stay indoorsAuthorities have urged children and older people to stay indoors and issued severe warnings against dehydration and heatstroke as a...
23:39, 06/24/2019

All-time temperature records tumble again as heatwave sears Europe Highs in Germany, Netherlands and Belgium exceeded for second time in 24 hoursGermany, the Netherlands and Belgium have recorded all-time national temperature highs for the second day running and Paris has had its hottest day ever as the second dange...
20:39, 07/25/2019

RIBA National Awards 2019 winners: Royal Opera House, Southbank Centre and London Bridge Station are among the UK's best buildings Other top architectural buildings to make the list include Television Centre, Glasgow's Charles Rennie Mackintosh designed tea room and a sculpture to celebrate the signing of the Magna Carta....
06:00, 06/27/2019

CBOE ELIMINATES BLACKOUT DATES FOR FLEX OPTIONS: CHANGE ADDS FLEXIBILITY AND EXCHANGE-TRADED SAFEGUARDS FOR INSTITUTIONS Chicago, March 24, 2009 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) announced that effective today, FLexible Exchange® (FLEX) options now can expire on any day of the month.This CBOE rule change, approved recently by the Securities and Exchange Commi...
04:52, 05/05/2019

Wildfires and power cuts plague Europeans as heatwave breaks records Hundreds of firefighters brought wildfires under control in southern France on Saturday as a stifling heatwave brought record-breaking temperatures to parts of Europe, killing at least six people....
01:39, 06/30/2019

An ‘Unprecedented’ Early Summer Heatwave Grips Europe as Scientists Warn More Are on the Way Europeans are bracing for an intense early-summer heatwave, with record-breaking temperatures forecast in parts of France and Germany before the weekend — less than a year after the region’s last extreme heatwave. Temperatures are expecte...
02:00, 06/27/2019

Heatwave threatens France's fire-ravaged Notre-Dame cathedral The searing temperatures gripping France risk precipitating the collapse of Notre-Dame de Paris' fire-ravaged vaulted ceiling, the cathedral's chief architect said on Wednesday....
03:13, 07/25/2019

World weatherwatch: Europe's heatwave shatters national temperature records Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany and the Netherlands surpassed previous maximum highsOnly weeks since Europe last endured record-breaking heat, another plume of intense hot air pushed up from north Africa breaking yet more records. High pressure centred ...
01:52, 08/01/2019

Spain fights huge forest fire as European heatwave intensifies Blaze fanned by strong winds and high temperatures could burn through 20,000 hectaresMore than 500 firefighters and soldiers are working to bring a huge forest fire under control in north-eastern Spain as the early summer heatwave intensifies across ...
15:39, 06/27/2019

School closures, frozen bananas and faith: Europeans struggle with heatwave French authorities announced school closures and traffic restrictions on Wednesday as swathes of Europe continued to wither under a powerful heatwave....
02:13, 06/27/2019

Paris prepares pools, parks and 'cool rooms' for predicted heatwave French capital still carries trauma of 2003 heatwave, when morgues ran out of spaceParis pools will host night swimming, large parks will stay open all hours and special “cool rooms” will be set up in town hall buildings as French authorities fear fo...
09:00, 06/24/2019

Europe failed to act after the 2003 French heatwave. We cannot ignore this one | Ruben Hallali Record temperatures are being recorded as warnings pile up. It’s vital action is taken against climate breakdown nowSeveral French temperature records were broken on 28 June during this historic heatwave, including the highest temperature ever record...
17:26, 07/01/2019

India heatwave: rain brings respite for some but death toll rises Soaring temperatures hit most of country with mercury topping 50C in some partsWeekend showers provided a much-needed but partial respite to parts of India sweltering in a brutal heatwave.In Bihar, however, one of the poorest areas of the country, 49...
14:52, 06/17/2019

UK heatwave 2019: Britain struck by thunderstorms and lightning on one of its hottest ever nights Britain's skies were last night illuminated with arcs of lightning as powerful electrical storms struck on what was expected to be one of its hottest nights on record....
13:52, 07/24/2019

French cereal crop ratings fall after heatwave, harvest underway The condition of French cereal crops declined in the week to July 1, farm office FranceAgriMer said on Friday, suggesting a negative impact from a record-breaking heatwave....
13:26, 07/05/2019

Heatwave Continues Across India, Rains Bring Relief In Punjab, Haryana Large swathes of the country remained under the grip of relentless heatwave on Tuesday with Churu in Rajasthan recording a high of 48 degrees celsius, though rains did bring some relief to people in......
18:52, 06/04/2019

Wildfires and power cuts plague Europe as heatwave breaks records Hundreds of firefighters battled on Saturday to contain wildfires in southern France as a stifling heatwave brought record-breaking temperatures to parts of Europe, killing at least three people in Italy....
14:26, 06/29/2019

Rajasthan's Churu Records 50.3 Degrees Celsius As Heatwave Grips India There was no let up in heatwave conditions in large parts of India today, with Rajasthan's Churu remaining the hottest in the country at 50.3 degrees Celsius, the India Meteorological Department said....
05:26, 06/04/2019

Climate Change Probably Added 4 Degrees To Europe's June Heatwave: Study Man-made climate change probably made last month's European heatwave, in which southern France experienced a national record 45.9 degrees Celsius, 4C (7F) hotter than it would otherwise have been,......
20:26, 07/02/2019

Immigration advocates brace for ICE roundups across country: 'The goal is to terrorize' Immigrant advocates were bracing for massive arrests and detentions after a NYT report that a roundup in at least 10 major cities could begin Sunday.        ...
21:26, 07/11/2019

'Excessive rainfall': Waterlogged Midwest, Plains brace for yet another soaking Heavy rainfall forecast for this week threatens further flooding in already-saturated areas of the Plains and Midwest.        ...
03:52, 05/06/2019

Oklahoma, Arkansas cities brace for 'the worst flood in our history' Oklahoma and Arkansas faced record flooding as a new wave of storms forecast to roll through the region threatened to bloat the Arkansas River.        ...
21:39, 05/27/2019

Snapchat's Pride-themed lenses turn famous buildings into icons of Pride Month Snapchat has released a new set of Landmarkers to celebrate Pride. On Thursday, they were launched in New York City, Washington, D.C., and Los Angeles.        ...
00:26, 06/07/2019

CBOE SETS ALL-TIME MONTHLY RECORD; CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE) Posts Second Straight Month of Record Volume CHICAGO, June 1, 2010 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today reported that May 2010 average daily volume (ADV) of 6.6 million contracts was an all-time record for any month in the Exchange's history, surpassing the previous ADV record of 6...
21:26, 05/04/2019

Heatwave: UK weather set to break records as Europe's cities await hottest day - live Storms, travel delays and power cuts feared with temperatures rising to unprecedented highs amid climate crisis and health warnings 11.15am BST In some places in the south of the UK, the temperature has already exceeded 30C, according to the Met Offi...
12:26, 07/25/2019

Under the Tuscan sun: heatwave Florence plays host to SS20 menswear shows – in pictures Givenchy’s elegant villa takeover, artist Sterling Ruby’s debut collection and a pool party celebration for MSGM – here are the highlights from the Pitti Immagine Uomo showcase Continue reading......
19:26, 06/14/2019

Europe heatwave breaks records in Germany, Czech Republic as region sizzles A scorching heatwave is baking western and central Europe, setting new temperature records for June in Germany and the Czech Republic as forecasters warn it will get hotter before the heat dissipates....
00:13, 06/28/2019

European heatwave: Firefighters battle wildfires in France and Spain after temperatures soar to 45C Hundreds of firefighters are battling to contain wildfires in southern France after a stifling heatwave brought record-breaking temperatures to parts of Europe, killing at least three people in Italy....
18:39, 06/29/2019

England and Neville face Norway test amid heatwave and a dodgy haircut Phil Neville has injury concerns before quarter-final but backs ‘ultimate predator’ Ellen White to lead England throughPhil Neville attaches immense importance to looking smart so it is no surprise to see he has prepared for his most important game a...
23:52, 06/26/2019

It's just too hot: Florida black bear caught pool-hopping amid heatwave With heat indices reaching near-record temperatures in the Florida Panhandle, even the state's furriest residents are seeking refuge from the sun.        ...
18:13, 07/01/2019

Temperatures soar to 102 degrees in Serbia as heatwave moves toward central, eastern Europe World Weather Attribution said that every heatwave occurring in Europe today "is made more likely and more intense by human-induced climate change."        ...
19:00, 07/02/2019

Germany, France impose restrictions on cars amid heatwave; will it affect your trip? Germany has imposed speed limits on the Autobahn in the eastern part of the country to prevent heat damage while Paris has banned older cars.       ...
20:00, 06/26/2019

Russian heatwave not affecting spring wheat areas too much: state weather forecaster Conditions for Russia's spring wheat harvest are generally good or satisfactory with only a few areas affected by a heatwave that has hit some parts of the country, state weather forecaster Hydrometcentre said on Tuesday....
21:26, 06/25/2019

Train delays: more chaos for commuters due to power cables which melted in last week's heatwave Rail chaos continued for tens of thousands of commuters today after engineers worked through the night to fix overhead power cables which melted in last week's record heat wave....
15:52, 07/29/2019

Heatwave to scorch Europe, France amid Women's World Cup as hot weather alerts triggered As the action heats up on the field at the Women's World Cup in France, a potentially record-setting heatwave is expected to blast continental Europe this week that has authorities fearing a repeat of the 2003 scorcher that killed thousands. ...
20:39, 06/25/2019

Europe on 'red alert' as heatwave breaks temperature records, causes wildfires, claims multiple lives Europe has been hit with a record-breaking heatwave, with temperatures hitting over 110 degrees Fahrenheit and already taking several peoples’ lives....
17:13, 06/29/2019

New York blackout: Investigation set for power company Con Edison, which 'can be replaced' Gov. Andrew Cuomo stepped up his criticism of Con Edison on Monday after a blackout in midtown Manhattan left the city in temporary disarray.       ...
04:39, 07/16/2019

Blackout gives New York's governor opportunity to blast New York City's absentee mayor One consequence of New York City's Saturday night blackout: It shined a bright spotlight on the long-running feud between two prominent Democrats, the city's mayor and the state's governor....
11:00, 07/14/2019

Bikini-clad woman, 69, reported missing after hiking in Mojave Desert in California amid heatwave California search crews Tuesday again braved sweltering temperatures to scour the Mojave Desert for a 69-year-old bikini-clad Arizona woman who vanished Friday while hiking with her husband -- and who reportedly had no supplies to sustain her in the ...
16:26, 07/16/2019