LAKE ISABELLA, Calif. (AP) — A wildfire that roared across dry brush and trees in the mountains of central California gave residents little time to flee as flames burned homes to the ground, propane tanks exploded and smoke obscured the path to safety.
DALLAS (AP) — More than 30 people who attended an event with motivational speaker Tony Robbins have been treated for burns after Robbins encouraged them to walk on hot coals as a way of conquering their fears, Dallas fire officials said.
Britain's surprise vote to leave the European Union drove a sharp oil selloff Friday, with crude prices sinking around five percent on worries that global growth could slow further. In London, Brent North Sea crude for August fell $2.50 to $48.41 a barrel. The Brexit vote drove a new level of uncertainty into the markets, with economists forecasting that the split will hit Britain's economy significantly, possibly driving it into recession next year, and dragging down European growth overall.