There are a lot of fires burning right now around the world: California, Greece, Scandinavia, the Arctic. Add that to heat waves in places like Japan and Canada. We speak with a climate scientist to understand what’s going on, and what trends could look like for years to come.
Wildfires from California to the Arctic -- it could get worse
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Similarities between Italy's new government and Donald Trump
President Trump met with Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte today. He noted that Conte was also an outsider, elected in part to crack down on immigration.
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Paul Manafort heads to court
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Fires burning all over the world: We might look back and say 'those were the good old days'
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8 min, 16 sec
Writer Simon Rich targets pervasive celebrity culture
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People light candles outside the parliament building to commemorate the victims of a wildfire that left at least 91 dead, in Athens, Greece, July 30, 2018. REUTERS/Costas Baltas