A large rock slide on a rain-saturated mountain caused a fiery train derailment Thursday morning in eastern Kentucky that briefly trapped two crew members and caused a chemical leak into a river, authorities said.
A pickup truck was traveling 79 mph in a 25 mph zone when it struck children on a sidewalk in suburban Oklahoma City, killing two and injuring the others.
While most people around the world were celebrating New Year’s Eve, Chinese officials were alerting WHO of the appearance of coronavirus cases in Wuhan.
One patient jumped out of a hospital window to escape her coronavirus quarantine, and another managed to break out by disabling an electronic lock.
Kobe Bryant Accident: There might have been a catastrophic structural failure in the aircraft and the tail boom may have sheared off.
Australia: A recent deluge in eastern parts of the country has drenched deadly fires and helped ease a crippling drought.
A storm battered Europe with hurricane-force winds and heavy rains, killing at least six people and causing severe travel disruptions as it moved eastward across the continent Monday and bore down on Germany.
More than 300,000 homes and businesses were without power early Friday as a weather system blamed for five deaths in the South moved into the northeastern United States.
Twenty firefighters from California returned to the United States on Wednesday after spending nearly a month battling wildfires in Australia.
An avalanche slammed into a mountain road in eastern Turkey on Wednesday, wiping out a huge team of rescue workers sent to find people missing in an earlier avalanche.