canada-heatwave:-dozens-useless-as-searing-plus-40c-temperatures-grips-vancouver,today-news

Canada heatwave: dozens useless as searing plus-40C temperatures grips Vancouver,Today News

A searing heatwave that settled over western Canada for several days has been blamed for helping to cause the deaths of dozens of people in the Vancouver area.With a new record temperature for Canada of 47.9C (118F) set on Monday, police in the Burnaby area of Vancouver said they responded to 25 sudden-death calls in…

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Thailand bets on ‘Phuket sandbox’ program to save lots of tourism,Today News

PHUKET, Thailand (AP) — Somsak Betlao covered the outboard motor on his traditional wooden longtail boat with a tarp, wrapping up another day on Phuket’s Patong beach where not a single tourist needed his services shuttling them to nearby islands.Since Thailand’s pandemic restrictions on travel were imposed in early 2020, tourism has fallen off a…

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It’s the local weather change, silly,Today News

You’re reading an excerpt from the Today’s WorldView newsletter. Sign up to get the rest, including news from around the globe, interesting ideas and opinions to know, sent to your inbox every weekday.In only the first month of summer in much of the Northern Hemisphere, the records are already tumbling. The Pacific Northwest and Canada…

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