• In this Aug. 22, 2015, file photo, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson smiles on the sidelines during the first half of a preseason NFL football game against the Oakland Raiders in Minneapolis. Peterson is donating $100,000 toward relief efforts after flooding ravaged his hometown of Palestine, Texas. The Vikings running back is partnering with the Salvation Army on a fundraising campaign after six people died in his hometown during the floods on Saturday. (AP Photo/Andy King, File)

    Adrian Peterson donating $100K to flood relief in hometown

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Adrian Peterson is donating $100,000 toward relief efforts after flooding ravaged his hometown of Palestine, Texas.

  • A helicopter flies past a wildfire in Fort McMurray, Alberta on Wednesday, May 4, 2016. Alberta declared a state of emergency Wednesday as crews frantically held back wind-whipped wildfires that have already torched homes and other buildings in Canada's main oil sands city of Fort McMurray, forcing thousands of residents to flee. (Jason Franson /The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

    Wildfires cause chaos in Canada oil sands town

    FORT MCMURRAY, Alberta (AP) — Alberta declared a state of emergency Wednesday as crews frantically held back wind-whipped wildfires that have already torched 1,600 homes and other buildings in Canada’s main oil sands city of Fort McMurray, forcing more than 80,000 residents to flee.