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Wildfires plague western U.S. amid scorching heat wave

Wildfires plague western U.S. amid scorching heat wave

Homes burn in Southern California as hot dry conditions fuel wildfires in Washington and Oregon
Kamala Harris smashes fundraising record with stunning $81M in 24 hours

Kamala Harris smashes fundraising record with stunning $81M in 24 hours

U.S. vice-president’s campaign said it was the largest single-day total in U.S. history.
Harris gets a chance to press reset on the 2024 race against Trump

Harris gets a chance to press reset on the 2024 race against Trump

Biden departure decision drops uncertainty on many global fronts

Biden departure decision drops uncertainty on many global fronts

Effect unclear as wars, trade disputes and other foreign policy challenges continue
8.5 million computers running Windows affected by faulty update from CrowdStrike

8.5 million computers running Windows affected by faulty update from CrowdStrike

Two-thirds of Saturday’s cancelled flights occurred in the United States
13 Palestinians killed in central Gaza as cease-fire talks grind on

13 Palestinians killed in central Gaza as cease-fire talks grind on

Among the dead in Nuseirat Refugee Camp and Bureij Refugee Camp were 3 children and 1 woman
Chicago Fire offer vouchers if Messi doesn’t play for Inter Miami on Aug. 31

Chicago Fire offer vouchers if Messi doesn’t play for Inter Miami on Aug. 31

The Whitecaps experienced fan blowback when Messi didn’t play on May 25 at sold-out BC Place
Massive tech outage causing worldwide disruptions, here’s what we know

Massive tech outage causing worldwide disruptions, here’s what we know

CrowdStrike says fix is on the way, as chaos deepens in hours after problem first detected
Internet, mobile service cut in Bangladesh amid fatal violent protests

Internet, mobile service cut in Bangladesh amid fatal violent protests

Local media reports say at least 28 people dead in unrest tied to job allocation policies
Worldwide tech failure plays havoc with flights, banks, hospitals, information

Worldwide tech failure plays havoc with flights, banks, hospitals, information

Update issued by cybersecurity firm CrowdStrike affected computers running Microsoft Windows