Scorching Heat from North Africa Triggers Deadly Temperatures and Wildfires in Southern Europe

ATHENS, Greece — Southern Europe is enduring an intense heatwave with temperatures soaring beyond typical seasonal levels, resulting in fatalities and widespread disruptions. The scorched region, afflicted by a hot air mass from North Africa, saw mercury levels hit record highs last week, with several areas exceeding the 40C mark, prompting governments to enforce emergency … Read more

Kidnapping and Torture Florida Man Charged: Sterling Heights Case Heat Up

SHELBY TOWNSHIP, Michigan – Renado Gary Coleman, a Florida man suspected in the violent kidnapping and torture of a Sterling Heights man outside of a Macomb County gym, has been charged in the case, according to police. Coleman, 38, was taken into custody in Tampa and extradited to Shelby Township, where the alleged attack took … Read more

Explosion at Bishkek combined heat and power plant traced to mill near 14th boiler, investigation ongoing

Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan – A powerful explosion at the Bishkek combined heat and power plant has caused significant damage, with the source of the explosion identified by the Ministry of Emergency Situations. The explosion, which occurred in the early hours of February 2, resulted in widespread destruction of the facility, prompting an investigation into the cause. … Read more

Europe’s Heat Death Hotspot: What’s Being Done to Prevent More Tragedies in Osijek?

OSIJEK, CROATIA – A recent study has highlighted a concerning trend in European cities, particularly in Osijek, Croatia, which has seen an unusually high number of heat-related deaths. According to the Lancet Planetary Health journal, Osijek has recorded more deaths per 100,000 person-years than any other city on the continent over the last two decades. … Read more

Deadly Extreme Heat in Southwest National Parks Spurs Urgent Safety Warnings

Phoenix, Arizona – Extreme heat is proving to be a deadly force in America’s national parks this year, with temperatures soaring to dangerous levels and claiming the lives of several individuals. The increasing frequency and severity of heatwaves, exacerbated by climate change, have led to a concerning number of heat-related deaths in national parks across … Read more

Record-Shattering Heat Wave Claims At Least Two Lives in Pacific Northwest

PORTLAND, Oregon – This week, the Pacific Northwest experienced a record-shattering heat wave that may have led to the deaths of at least two individuals, officials announced. The Multnomah County Medical Examiner in Portland, Oregon reported that they are investigating the deaths of two people that may have been caused by extreme heat. In addition, … Read more