A fire at a block of flats close to Grenfell Tower has sparked outrage among residents, who criticised what they said was a lack of safety improvements since the 2017 blaze that killed 72 people.
The temperature in Phoenix hit a whopping 115 degrees Tuesday, making it the city's hottest day so far this year.
U.S. overdose deaths last year likely fell for the first time in nearly three decades, preliminary statistics suggest.
WHO: The deadly Ebola outbreak in Congo is now an international health emergency; the virus spread this week to a city of two million people.
According to the World Health Organization, health is a “complete state of physical, mental and social well-being, not the mere absence of disease or infirmity.
Tropical Storm Barry began hitting Louisiana with wind and rain Friday as it closed in for what forecasters said will be a long drenching that could trigger flooding in and around New Orleans.
Even as Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans, the Mississippi River's levees held up when those in other parts of the city did not.
Dozens of people were violently slammed off the ceiling of a jetliner that encountered unexpected and intense turbulence over the Pacific Ocean Thursday.
What would self-driving driverless cars do if they were faced with driving in an area that was experiencing an earthquake?
Asteroid Watch: Only about one-third of the estimated 24,000 near-earth objects large enough to cause regional or national destruction have been cataloged.