State of emergency prompted by B.C. wildfires extended two more weeks

The Nk'Mip Creek fire north of Osoyoos, B.C., is seen from the RCMP perimeter on Monday, July 19, 2021. (Kyle Murray) The Nk'Mip Creek fire north of Osoyoos, B.C., is seen from the RCMP perimeter on Monday, July 19, 2021. (Kyle Murray)

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Merkel's bloc stumbles badly in Germany; horse-trading ahead

Germany's centre-left Social Democrats and outgoing Chancellor Angela Merkel 's centre-right bloc both laid claim Sunday to lead the country's next government, even as projections showed the long-time leader's party heading for its worst-ever result in a national election.