Extreme heat decimating crops in parts of Europe

Aug 11, 2017

Extreme heat decimating crops in parts of Europe

Evidence is piling up that this year's sizzling summer in central and southeastern Europe has decimated crops, drained rivers and hurt the animal world. As the drought's costs become clearer, temperatures in Serbia, Romania, Hungary and Croatia soared to nearly 40 degrees Celsius (104 Fahrenheit) ...

Killer 'Lucifer' heat wave stifles large swath of Europe

Aug 6, 2017

Killer 'Lucifer' heat wave stifles large swath of Europe

No wonder it has been dubbed "Lucifer." A relentless heat wave that gripped parts of Europe this week has sent temperatures soaring to record highs for several days, causing at least two deaths and prompting authorities to issue severe weather warnings. "It is just too much," ...