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Wildfires contribute to smoke over cities

The Lower Mainland, though farther from the fires, has not been spared, as winds from the Interior push wildfire smoke through the valleys to the coast creating high risk conditions. "Overnight, we've had widespread smoke get mixed down and fine particulate matter levels have become elevated in many parts of the region", said Doerksen, who monitors air from West Vancouver to Hope.



Anthony Scaramucci denies affair with Fox News' Kimberly Guilfoyle

In addition, the New Yorker saw a whopping 92% increase in subscription orders over the the daily July average from the Scaramucci piece. "One week into the job, and the guy already had four scandals". What are the SkyBridge Capital founder's plans now that he is no longer a part of the White House? But on Wednesday, the White House announced his resignation only hours after former Gen.


Trump wants Afghan commander fired because he's 'losing'

Trump wants Afghan commander fired because he's 'losing'

Trump reportedly fumed about the lack of progress during a meeting last month with advisers and demanded to know what the end game would be in a war that has lasted 16 year so far, according to AP, NBC News , Reuters, and other media reports, citing anonymous USA officials.


Arming Ukraine to escalate conflict, Russian Federation tells US

Arming Ukraine to escalate conflict, Russian Federation tells US

Ukrainian state-owned energy firm Centrenergo has signed a contract with America's Xcoal Energy & Resources to supply 700,000 tons of coal to Ukraine this year. Congress approved those because of Russian interference in the 2016 US election and its military aggression in Ukraine and Syria. After the document was signed by the U.S.



US Air Force test-launches ICBM amid North Korea tensions

The U.S. Air Force conducted a scheduled test of an unarmed Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) early Wednesday morning in California. North Korea launched its first ICBM test on July 4 with leader Kim Jong-un calling it a "gift to the U.S." on its independence day. Over the next 20 years, the US Air Force will switch out the entirety of its Minuteman III fleet with a new missile known now known as the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD).


US, South Korea coordinating on North Korea, Seoul says

US, South Korea coordinating on North Korea, Seoul says

We do not seek an accelerated reunification of the peninsula. Coupled with reports of increased submarine activity, news of another ejection test comes amid concerns over the Communist nation's launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile that has the "range to hit United States cities".