Heat wave breaks records

More than 70 million people are under heat warnings, breaking records.

For individuals who do not have access to air conditioning, the city has established a number of cooling centres.

Heat advisories are in effect for nearly all of Texas and Oklahoma, as well as as far east as Tennessee.

Las Vegas has a temperature of 109 degrees Fahrenheit.

Phoenix has a temperature of 113 degrees Fahrenheit.

Austin has a temperature of 103 degrees Fahrenheit.

Albuquerque has a temperature of 100 degrees Fahrenheit.