Oregon Megafires Are Prompting Resident Evacuations

How big are the fires in Oregon? Active July-sparked fires including the Lone Rock, Durkee, Falls, and Cow Valley fires, informally dubbed “megafires,” have consumed hundreds of square miles. And with the weather in Oregon shaping up to get drier and hotter, containment is proving to be a struggle. Here’s the latest.
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Frantic Search For Survivors After Deadly Ethiopia Mudslides

Dozens of families are holding out hope that their loved ones will be found alive after back-to-back mudslides hit a remote part of southern Ethiopia. At least 157 people have been killed and the death toll is expected to rise. Here’s what we know.
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Drinks Explode On Flights; 20 Injured

Several Southwest Airlines flight attendants have reportedly been injured this summer by exploding cans of carbonated beverages. It’s happening as the nation experiences a summer of extreme heat, including in some Southwest hubs like Phoenix and Las Vegas.
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Chicago, Detroit, Cleveland: Three Changes To Your Forecast

Three changes are ahead for your forecast in Chicago, Detroit and Cleveland. Look for storms to return, dew points to drop and then summer heat to sizzle again this weekend.
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