July 17: At least 100 tourists forced to evacuate in Montenegro fires
PODGORICA, Montenegro Montenegro has asked for international help to fight wildfires raging along the Adriatic sea coastline that are also raging along the Adriatic sea coastline in neighboring Croatia, reaching a key port, authorities said Monday.
July 21: Mexican highway sinkhole that killed 2 exposes corruption
MEXICO CITY When a car carrying a father and son plunged into a giant sinkhole that opened on a highway in central Mexico, it caused Mexicans to shudder, not just at the men's agonizing deaths, but at the corruption, shoddy work and dubious government contracts it exposed.
July 27: Worsening drought conditions in parts of US stressing crops
DES MOINES, Iowa Drought conditions worsened in several states over the past week from extreme heat and weeks with little rain, raising the prospect that grocery staples such as bread and beans could cost more as the region that produces those commodities is hardest hit.
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