People cool off in the fountains of the Trocadero gardens, in front of the Eiffel Tower in Paris. Photo: AP

Water, sunscreen handed out to homeless people as Paris hits record 42.4C temperature

  • French authorities said the temperature was still rising, as a result of hot, dry air coming from northern Africa that’s trapped between cold stormy systems
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People cool off in the fountains of the Trocadero gardens, in front of the Eiffel Tower in Paris. Photo: AP
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