School closures, frozen bananas and faith: Europeans struggle with heatwave

People enjoy themselves at the beach, as a heatwave hits Spain, in Malaga, southern Spain June 26, 2019. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

PARIS/BERLIN (Reuters) – French authorities announced school closures and traffic restrictions on Wednesday as swathes of Europe continued to wither under a powerful heatwave. Residents and tourists alike cooled off in fountains, rivers and lakes from Paris to Munich as the mercury remained stubbornly in the upper 30s degrees Celsius. Parts of southern France and […]

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