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A girl cools off by standing in a park fountain in Antwerp, Belgium, Thursday, July 25, 2019. Belgium braced itself for code red, extreme heat warning, on Thursday as temperatures soared during the second heat wave of the summer. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo)
July 25, 2019 - 10:42 am
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the record-breaking heat wave hitting Europe (all times local): 4:30 p.m. It was a drug deal that was truly too hot to handle. Antwerp police said Thursday they arrested two men who had called emergency officials to come rescue them from an overheated container in the...
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People splash in the fountains at Piccadilly Gardens in central Manchester, England, Thursday July 25, 2019. According to weather forecasts much of Europe will bask in record hot weather Thursday. (Anthony Devlin/PA via AP)
July 25, 2019 - 9:32 am
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the record-breaking heat wave hitting Europe (all times local): 3:25 p.m. Belgium has set a new national heat record for the second time in as many days as temperatures shot up to 40.6 degrees Celsius (105.1 Fahrenheit) in the northeast of the country. David Dehenauw,...
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People splash in the fountains at Piccadilly Gardens in central Manchester, England, Thursday July 25, 2019. According to weather forecasts much of Europe will bask in record hot weather Thursday. (Anthony Devlin/PA via AP)
July 25, 2019 - 9:16 am
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the record-breaking heat wave hitting Europe (all times local): 2.10 p.m. Britain has recorded its hottest day on record for July, with the mercury climbing to 36.9 degrees Celsius (98 degrees Fahrenheit) at Heathrow Airport. The conditions come as the country — better...
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A boy jumps into the water at the beach in Barcelona, Spain, Thursday, July 25, 2019. Parts of Europe will likely see record-high temperatures on Thursday as much of the continent is trapped in a heat wave, the second in two months. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)
July 25, 2019 - 8:30 am
PARIS (AP) — Hot, hotter, hottest! Paris, London and places across Europe are sweltering under all-time high temperatures or near-record heat Thursday as the second heat wave this summer bakes the continent. Climate scientists warn this could become the new normal in many parts of the world. But...
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People cool off next to the fountains at Louvre Museum in Paris, France, Wednesday, July 24, 2019. Temperatures in Paris are forecast to reach 41 degrees C (86 F), on Thursday. (AP Photo/Rafael Yaghobzadeh)
July 25, 2019 - 8:11 am
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the record-breaking heat wave hitting Europe (all times local): 2:10 p.m. Paris has beaten its all-time heat record, hitting 40.6 C (105.1 F) amid a heat wave breaking barriers across Europe. Authorities say the temperature is still rising. The national weather service...
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A boy jumps into the water at the beach in Barcelona, Spain, Thursday, July 25, 2019. Parts of Europe will likely see record-high temperatures on Thursday as much of the continent is trapped in a heat wave, the second in two months. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)
July 25, 2019 - 7:24 am
PARIS (AP) — Hot, hotter, hottest! Paris, London and places across Europe are bracing for record temperatures Thursday as the second heat wave this summer bakes the continent. Climate scientists warn this could become the new normal in many parts of the world. But temperate Europe — where air...
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People cool off next to the fountains at Louvre Museum in Paris, France, Wednesday, July 24, 2019. Temperatures in Paris are forecast to reach 41 degrees C (86 F), on Thursday. (AP Photo/Rafael Yaghobzadeh)
July 25, 2019 - 6:52 am
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the record-breaking heat wave hitting Europe (all times local): 12:45 p.m. A Dutch government health institute is warning of high levels of smog due to ozone in the air in parts of the country as a heat wave bakes Europe. The National Institute for Public Health and the...
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FILE - In this Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018 file photo, Ola Kallenius, member of the Board of Management of Daimler AG. Group Research & Mercedes-Benz Cars Development, speaks to the media during a media preview at the Auto show in Paris. Daimler AG, the maker of Mercedes-Benz luxury cars, says it lost 1.2 billion euros ($1.3 billion) in the second quarter as the company booked 4.2 billion euros in one-time charges for troubles with diesel vehicles and air bag recalls. The quarterly loss reported Wednesday was the company's first since 2009 and a bumpy start for new CEO Ola Kallenius, who took over from Dieter Zetsche on May 22 and since then has had to issue two profit warnings. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus, File)
July 24, 2019 - 5:21 am
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Daimler AG, the maker of Mercedes-Benz luxury cars, says it lost 1.2 billion euros ($1.3 billion) in the second quarter as the company booked 4.2 billion euros in one-time charges for troubles with diesel vehicles and air bag recalls. The quarterly loss reported Wednesday...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, May 22, 2019 file photo, Daimler CEO Dieter Zetsche poses prior to the annual shareholder meeting of the car manufacturer Daimler in Berlin, Germany. Automaker Daimler releases second-quarter earnings on Wednesday, July 24. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn, file)
July 24, 2019 - 4:02 am
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Daimler AG, the maker of Mercedes-Benz luxury cars, says it lost 1.2 billion euros ($1.3 billion) in the second quarter as the company booked 4.2 billion euros in one-time charges for troubles with diesel vehicles and air bag recalls. The quarterly loss reported Wednesday...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, May 22, 2019 file photo, Daimler CEO Dieter Zetsche poses prior to the annual shareholder meeting of the car manufacturer Daimler in Berlin, Germany. Automaker Daimler releases second-quarter earnings on Wednesday, July 24. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn, file)
July 24, 2019 - 2:20 am
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Daimler AG, the maker of Mercedes-Benz cars, says it lost 1.2 billion euros ($1.3 billion) in the second quarter as the company booked 4.2 billion euros in one-time charges for troubles with diesel cars and air bag recalls. The quarterly loss reported Wednesday was the...
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