Environment Breaking News: Rivers Receding in Calgary, 3 Dead in Floods

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Environment Breaking News: Rivers Receding in Calgary, 3 Dead in Floods
The two rivers that converge on the western Canadian city of Calgary are starting to recede after floods devastated much of southern Alberta province, causing at least three deaths and forcing thousands to evacuate. The flooding forced authorities to evacuate Calgary's entire downtown and hit some of the city's iconic structures hard. Officials say that Flash floods and landslides unleashed by early monsoon rains have killed at least 560 people in northern India and left tens of thousands missing, with the death toll expected to rise significantly. U.S. President Barack Obama said in s speech in front of a german crowd in Berlin that the United States understood it had to do more to fight climate change and he pledged that more action was coming."Our dangerous carbon emissions have come down, but we know we have to do more. And we will do more,"
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