After a summer of deadly heat and uncontrolled wildfires, British Columbia was hit by record rainfalls that forced the evacuation of towns and destroyed highways and rail lines. From: New York Times
An economic research group says many people will see their living standards fall over the next year.
France’s finance minister also told the BBC that Europe will be one the world’s key economic powers. from: BBC News
from: BBC News Reward care workers for their skills and dedication to avoid staff shortages, report urges.
Children will face up to three times as many extreme climate events as their grandparents, research suggests. from: BBC News
The WHO is slashing recommended maximum limits of key pollutants as evidence of danger mounts. from: BBC News
from: BBC News The footballer urges people to write to their MP as a survey indicates food poverty is worsening.
from: BBC News The 78-year-old has retired from live performances and says that making TV programmes is getting more challenging.
A barbershop in Brooklyn last month. Research suggests that in some instances, plastic barriers can just redirect germs to another worker or customer. From: New York Times
Accusations of hacking and other moves by the Biden administration have surprised and angered China’s leaders, who are pushing back with punitive actions and vitriol of their own. From: New York Times