Another out-of-control fire was raging west of High Level . 'For the next several days, the temperature is going to be equal to or greater than the humidity levels, and the winds are going to be strong and gusty. Heavy-duty sprinkler systems were brought in to wet down buildings. Kenney said Alberta has 89 firefighters in the area and crews from Ontario, Nova Scotia and British Columbia will be joining over the next 48 hours.
A top US business lobby in China said on Wednesday that almost half of its members are seeing non-tariff barrier retaliation in China as a result of the increasingly bitter trade war between Beijing and Washington. The industry as a whole has been moving away from manufacturing in China, but changing sourcing requires years of planning, and "companies can not simply move factories to adjust to these changes", the brands said in the letter.
An adviser to the new Ukrainian president says that he will sign a decree formally dissolving the parliament and calling snap elections within days. At the inauguration ceremony held in the parliament's building in Kiev, Zelenskiy pledged to seek an end to the war with Russian Federation in Ukraine's east and told lawmakers he wanted them to pass legislation to root out corruption.
Many streets were impassable. Stillwater Public Schools, in northern Oklahoma , announced schools in the district will be closed Tuesday "due to excessive flooding". Fierce thunderstorms also are expected to rattle regions from the mid-Mississippi River Valley into Arkansas, Louisiana and Texas , the weather service said.
It wasn't immediately clear why the man had attempted to climb the tower or how he got past the monument's security. The 19th-century monument has seen occasional suicide attempts in the past, and the tower, the tallest structure in Paris , is about the same height as an 81-story building.
Iran is open for talks and diplomacy but those avenues are closed under the status quo, with its economy being strangled by the USA, the Iranian president said, adding that Tehran's only option now is to resist. Others doubted that Trump would respond to anyone other than Iran's top leaders, Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei or President Hassan Rouhani . The debate over how a possible United States war on the Islamic Republic could play out has been largely characterized by Iranian patriotic and ...