Satellite images show smoke drifting over Washington, Idaho from British Columbia wildfires
A heavy haze of smoke from wildfires in British Columbia hangs over northwest Washington Monday, August 13. Northwest Clean Air officials advise residents to limit outdoor activities if possible. About 600 active fires are burning in B.C.
Washington D.C. police are searching for a suspect who was caught on surveillance video shooting a man while demanding money during a broad daylight robbery. The victim was transported to a nearby hospital with non-life threatening gunshot wounds.
In Bologna, Italy, a tanker truck carrying liquefied petroleum gas rammed into a line of cars stopped on a freeway. The tanker blew up once, and shortly later exploded again across eight lanes of a mostly evacuated roadway. Dozens were injured.
Merseyside Police in England released video of Jamie Tickle who they say threatened an ice cream vendor with a sword on July 1, 2018 in Haydock. Tickle later pleaded g guilty to affray and making threats with a bladed article.
Loukoumakis, a white poodle-cross, managed to survive a deadly wildfire in Mati, Greece by hiding in an outside oven. Loukoumakis has been groomed and put on a course of antibiotics and is said to be making a slow but steady recovery.
Merseyside Police in England released video of Jamie Tickle who they say threatened an ice cream vendor with a sword on July 1, 2018 in Haydock. Tickle later pleaded guilty to making threats with a bladed article.
Officers pulled a passenger from a flaming car after an early morning accident August 5, 2018, according to a statement from the Atlanta Police Department. Passengers were able to escape but one was unconscious and still trapped when police arrived.