Record-breaking U.S. heat wave bakes Americans

Investing.com | Jul 22, 2022 at 3:48 PM
  • Some 100 million Americans from New York City to Las Vegas are under heat warnings this week as temperatures rise well above 100 Fahrenheit (38 Celsius), part of a trend of extreme weather made worse by climate change.
  • New York City temperatures are expected to reach 99 F and temperatures are also expected to break daily records across Texas, Louisiana and Arkansas, the National Weather Service (NWS) said on Wednesday.
  • On Wednesday he ushered a woman into a Salvation Army center for water and a moment of cool air.