Extreme heat, wild weather spreads across U.S.

World Today

One hundred million people in the United States are currently under excessive heat warnings, with 85% of the country expected to experience temperatures above 32 Celsius, (around 90 degrees Fahrenheit.)

With the heat comes fires, power outages, and storms. Experts say climate change is driving the extreme weather.

CGTN’s Jim Spellman has the latest.