US wildfire smoke causes cross-country air pollution

Wildfires raging across the western United States and Canada, including a monster two-week-old blaze in Oregon, on Tuesday belched smoke and soot that gusted eastward and caused harmful air pollution as far away as New York City. Continue Reading

1 killed, 3 injured in Oregon stabbings

An attacker carried out a series of stabbings and carjackings at a suburban Portland shopping centre and in nearby town killing one person and wounding three others before being arrested, authorities said.
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