Evening sunlight illuminates wheat kernels during the summer wheat harvest on a farm operated. (Photographer: Andrey Rudakov/Bloomberg)  

Texas Smashes 1925 Heat Record as Power Prices Surge on Demand

(Bloomberg) -- North Texas smashed a 93-year-old daily heat record Thursday, with the mercury climbing to 108 degrees Fahrenheit (42 Celsius) in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

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