Fort McMurray wildfire ‘may be turning a corner, ‘ official says

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( CNN) The massive wildfire that forced the evacuation of almost 90,000 people in Alberta proves signs of slowing down, thanks to the hard work of firefighters and a turn in the weather. A cold front did not bring expected showers Sunday night, but the region did watch lower temperatures and more humidity. JUST WATCHED […]


The night Barbuda died: how Hurricane Irma created a Caribbean ghost township

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Two and a half months after Barbuda was battered by 185 mph breezes, the island remains ruined and largely uninhabitated. Now locals are questioning if people will ever return Walking the street of the small Caribbean island of Barbuda on a Friday afternoon, you are likely to see more goats than humans. Dogs, cats and […]