Eight places in Portugal broke local temperature records, with the high peaking at 47 Celsius (116.6 Fahrenheit) in some places.
114 people were killed in two massive forest blazes past year in Portugal and civil services yesterday sent mobile text alerts warning the population of an extreme risk of fires in some regions, including around the capital Lisbon.
Sweden's Civil Contingencies Agency is warning of "a high risk" for wildfires in central and southern Sweden this weekend because of the dry and warm weather.
In Scandinavia, temperatures hit records until a few days ago.
Wildfires have also raged in some parts of Europe, the most devastating occurring across Greece killing more than 90 people, and Sweden has battled dozens of fires as far north as the Arctic Circle.
The probable maximum is set for Saturday, in the southern parts of Portugal and south-western parts of Spain.
A large plume of roasting hot air has set in motion another heatwave, not just in the United Kingdom, but across Europe, paving the way for warm weather through the rest of summer.
"Lisbon will be one of the hottest cities in the world this weekend because it's 10 in the morning right now and the weather is already way too hot", said Ana Pascoal, 56, a cleaner at a high-end restaurant.
Portugal and Spain endured scorching sunshine on a day which seriously threatened to break a 30-year European heat record.
Mourinho also stated that he would not have paid to watch United's friendly matches in the United States were he a Red Devils fan. Spain produces great footballers and, unlike those further down the Premier League , teams outside La Liga's top six need money.
Rana Kapoor, MD & CEO, Yes Bank: The RBI rate hike is a rational response to the recent acceleration in inflation momentum. It has also been observed that the degree of transmission of the lending rate is more than that of the deposit rates.
US State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert has also called the detention "unjust", adding, "Turkey knows our position well". Brunson was held for almost two years in prison on terror-related charges before he was moved last week to house arrest .
Chinese authorities warned earlier that if the dispute escalated, they would adopt unspecified "comprehensive measures". In early July, the USA government imposed 25 percent tariffs on an initial $34 billion of Chinese imports .
Swan quotes Giuliani saying: "Why don't you write a report and show us what you have, because they don't have a g--mn thing". On Twitter, the president has claimed that there was "no collusion" on 38 separate occasions - and sometimes in all caps.
Where is Chelsea vs Manchester City Community Shield match played? "Nobody put a gun to his head and said, 'You have to'". Each person is always different than the other. "But in this moment of the season it's very important, the performance".
Pompeo met with Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu on the sidelines of a Southeast Asian security conference in Singapore. On the sanctions, he said: "I hope they'll see this for what it is, a demonstration that we're very serious".
Kelly's allies have said he took the job out of a sense of duty and he has not exactly hidden his simmering dissatisfaction. It's a one-man show and no one is getting in the way of Trump's delusion that he's nailing it on a daily basis.
After feeling he should have won The Open Championship , Woods has that swagger back and the game is better for it. "I've always been a fan of this golf course, ever since I first played here in '97", Woods said.
Seconds later Maduro and his wife, Cilia Flores, looked up to the sky and winced after apparently hearing an unidentified sound. State television showed him cutting short a speech as hundreds of soldiers broke ranks and scattered.
But plans for other guns have been available for years and it would be nearly impossible to stop them being shared in the future. The publication of the files comes after a three-year legal battle between Defense Distributed and the State Department.
China, ASEAN countries hold simulated naval drills
Yet, in an apparent reference to China, Pompeo said Washington will "oppose" any country that seeks dominance in the region. In October, China and ASEAN are to hold their first joint maritime exercises as they elevate their security cooperation.
Drake's "In My Feelings" Video Drops Tomorrow
It's unclear at the moment if Shiggy himself will make a cameo in the video or not, but we'll know in a matter of hours if so. Celebrities abound as Drake strolls through the streets of New Orleans in his In My Feelings video .
China Plans Tariffs on $60 Billion of U.S. Goods
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo at a meeting of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in Singapore on Friday. This showed that China was trying to find ways to avoid escalating the trade war , and leave room for negotiation.
Apple becomes first $1 trillion publicly listed USA firm
During the day, the share price of the iPhone maker jumped by 2.8% to $207.05, passing the $1tn (£762bn) mark in NY trading. The company's fortunes were turbocharged by the launch of personal gadgets such as the iPod in 2001 and the iPhone in 2007.
'Meyered' in controversy: OSU coach placed on leave
The case was dropped by police when the woman chose not to pursue charges, but Hyde was suspended three games by Ohio State. When asked about that incident, Meyer claimed at the Big Ten meetings last week, that he was unaware of a 2015 incident.
New species of hybrid dolphin discovered in Hawaii
But an animal hybrid doesn't necessarily mean a new species - not even established hybrids, such as the mule. Scientists first discovered off the coast of Hawaii cub krupnosortnogo melon-headed whale and dolphins.