Dozens dead or missing as floods hit western China and heat and drought shut down industry in another region

Firefighters search for missing people after a mountain torrent hit Datong Hui and Tu Autonomous County, August 18, 2022, in Xining, Qinghai Province, China. Ma Mingyan/China News Service/Getty Beijing — A sudden rainstorm in western China triggered a landslide that diverted a river and caused flash flooding in populated areas, killing at least 16 people … Read more