Canada Wildfires

An extraordinary outbreak of wildfires in Quebec has sent a plume of smoke across the northeastern U.S., both sickening and mesmerizing millions.

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    The Wildfire Haze Is Coming Back to New YorkAir quality is plummeting in upstate and western New York, and the city’s will follow later on Monday — though not to last month’s levels.
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    Naomi Watts and Billy Crudup Tie the Knot in New York CityIn sickness and in smoke.
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    Canada Is on Fire. America Is Choking on Smoke. Is This the ‘New Abnormal’?We talked with forest-fire expert and journalist John Vaillant.
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    Shawn Mendes Sends a Smoke Signal on ‘What the Hell Are We Dying For?’He wrote the entire song yesterday.
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    Shawn Mendes Uses Smogpocalypse to Announce New SingleFans quickly called him out for capitalizing on a natural disaster.
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    What New York Should Do Next Time There’s SmokeAccording to the experts, basically the exact opposite of what we did this time.
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    Learning to Live in the SmokeWhat six years of California’s worst wildfires, and two kids, have taught me about getting by.
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    We’ve Gone Smog WildA healthy sense of nihilism has shrouded the streets of New York.
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    How to Help Those Impacted by the Canadian WildfiresMore than 20,000 people have been displaced from their homes so far — here are a few things you can do.
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    New York Restaurants Are Shutting Down Until the Smoke ClearsSome owners are opting to temporarily close, citing the safety of their staff as the main concern.
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    Live Performances Extinguished by Wildfire SmokeIncluding Prima Facie, Hamilton, Camelot, and #sports.
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    Photos: Smoke Grinds City to a Halt With Relief in SightFor a third straight day, haze caused by Canadian wildfires blanketed the city.
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    What Wildfire Smoke Does to the Human BodyThe Air Quality Index in New York hit a staggering 352, the worst in the world.
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    The East Coast Is Choking On the Hidden Costs of Climate ChangeMany calculations of climate change’s economic costs have failed to account for the impacts of wildfires.
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    Memes Abound As New York Asks: ‘Do You Even Vape?’These memes are locally sourced, California stay outta this.
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    Jodie Comer Halts Prima Facie Mid-Performance Due to Poor Air Quality“I can’t breathe in this air.”
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    What Are the Best Face Masks for Smoke?As Canadian wildfires burn, millions are being exposed to the dangers of smoke inhalation.
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    It Was a Weird Day in New YorkThere’s a wild, chaotic feeling that comes over us as a city when it seems like no one is in charge.
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    When Is New York’s Smoke Apocalypse Going to End?Meteorologist Bill Evans on the prospect of weather relief — and how things actually could have been worse.
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    WGA East Cancels NYC Strike for Wednesday Due to Air QualityStrikes are still tentatively scheduled for the rest of the week.
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    Talking to an Air-Quality Expert About That HazeShould you go outside? Wear a mask? Let us explain.