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Forest fire has burned 4,000 acres in New Jersey but is now 65 percent contained, officials say

TABERNACLE, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a fast-moving forest fire that has burned thousands of acres in southern New Jersey is now 65 percent contained. The blaze in the Wharton State Forest was reported early Friday.
B.C. heat wave may increase wildfire activity but reduce lightning starts: BCWS

B.C. heat wave may increase wildfire activity but reduce lightning starts: BCWS

VANCOUVER — As sweltering heat sets in over much of British Columbia, the province's wildfire authority is warning that dry conditions will increase the potential for wildfire activity.
Survival story as Hurricane Beryl razes smallest inhabited island of St. Vincent and the Grenadines

Survival story as Hurricane Beryl razes smallest inhabited island of St. Vincent and the Grenadines

MAYREAU, St. Vincent and the Grenadines (AP) — Mayreu is one of the smallest inhabited islands of St. Vincent and the Grenadines. It's so small that it's barely visible — a dot on the map of the Caribbean.
Grenada minister tells UN: hurricane-devastated Islands need anything for `a human being to survive'

Grenada minister tells UN: hurricane-devastated Islands need anything for `a human being to survive'

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The minister for the two islands in Grenada that Hurricane Beryl first slammed into with catastrophic winds had a simple message for U.N.
Eastern Wisconsin community evacuated after floodwaters breach dam

Eastern Wisconsin community evacuated after floodwaters breach dam

MANAWA, Wis. (AP) — A dam in an eastern Wisconsin community has been breached, prompting people living downriver to be evacuated, the National Weather Service said Friday. The dam in Manawa along the Little Wolf River was breached about 1:45 p.m.

Crews battle southern New Jersey forest fire that has burned hundreds of acres

TABERNACLE, N.J. (AP) — A fast-moving forest fire has burned several hundred acres in southern New Jersey. The blaze in the Wharton State Forest was reported early Friday.
Firefighters make progress against California wildfire, but heat and fire risks grow in the West

Firefighters make progress against California wildfire, but heat and fire risks grow in the West

OROVILLE, Calif.
Hurricane Beryl slams into Mexico’s coast after killing 11 across the Caribbean

Hurricane Beryl slams into Mexico’s coast after killing 11 across the Caribbean

TULUM, Mexico (AP) — Hurricane Beryl roared ashore on Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula near the resort town of Tulum early Friday, whipping trees and knocking out power after leaving a trail of destruction that killed at least 11 people across the Caribbea
Environment Canada issues multiple warnings as B.C. braces for weekend heat

Environment Canada issues multiple warnings as B.C. braces for weekend heat

VANCOUVER — Environment Canada has issued heat warnings for parts of Vancouver Island and inland sections of coastal British Columbia as the province braces for a heat wave.
Suncor cuts production as wildfire burns out of control near Firebag oilsands site

Suncor cuts production as wildfire burns out of control near Firebag oilsands site

CALGARY — Suncor Energy Inc. says it has temporary curtailed some production after withdrawing all non-essential workers from its Firebag oilsands site in response to a wildfire burning out of control in northern Alberta.
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