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Typhoon Hagibis: death toll rises in Japan as ‘worst storm in 60 years’ roars through

Threat of widespread flooding and landslides compounded by earthquake in Chiba prefectureAt least seven people have been killed and 15 left missing after the most powerful typhoon to hit Japan in decades paralysed Tokyo, flooding ...

Typhoon Hagibis: death toll rises in Japan as ‘worst storm in 60 years’ roars through

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Typhoon Hagibis: Tokyo braced for battering as ‘worst storm in 60 years’ roars in Threat of widespread flooding and landslides compounded by earthquake in nearby Chiba prefectureEvacuation orders were issued to more than 800,000 households in Tokyo on Saturday as super-typhoon Hagibis threatened power cuts and widespread flooding.Storm surges and high waves have raised sea levels...
23:51, 2019-10-12

Typhoon Hagibis: Desperate rescue mission launched for those stranded by floods as death toll rises in Japan Japan's military is aiding a desperate rescue mission to save stranded residents affected by Typhoon Hagibis, which has claimed at least 30 lives so far....
20:00, 2019-10-13

Typhoon Hagibis death toll rises to at least 10 as recovery efforts begin Typhoon Hagibis is now being blamed for 10 deaths and over 100 injuries in Japan — a day after the powerful storm made landfall and flooded Tokyo with record-breaking rain, according to public broadcaster NHK. Sixteen people are also reported missing from the storm that forced hundreds of thou...
09:34, 2019-10-13

Typhoon Hagibis floods over 1,000 homes in Japan as the death toll climbs Thousands of troops were deployed across Japan to rescue people stranded in flooded homes as the death toll from a ferocious typhoon climbed.        ...
23:00, 2019-10-13

Japan Hit By Typhoon Hagibis, One Of The Worst In 60 Years, Two Dead Powerful Typhoon Hagibis slammed into Japan on Saturday, killing one even before making landfall and prompting authorities to issue their highest level of disaster warning over "unprecedented"......
18:34, 2019-10-12

Death toll from typhoon in eastern China rises to 30 as storm moves north The death toll from a major typhoon in eastern China rose to 30 on Sunday, with 18 people missing, state broadcaster CCTV reported, as the country braced for more travel disruptions as the storm moved further north up the coast....
12:51, 2019-08-11

Death toll from typhoon in eastern China rises to 32 as storm moves north The death toll from a typhoon in eastern China rose to 32 on Sunday, with 16 people missing, state broadcaster CCTV reported, as the country braced for more travel disruptions as the storm moved further north up the coast....
14:51, 2019-08-11

Typhoon death toll in Japan climbs to 42 after storm unleashes widespread flooding Japan dispatched thousands of troops and rescue workers after Typhoon Hagibis tore through Tokyo and large swathes of Japan’s main island of Honshu, bringing record-breaking rains to many areas. ...
10:34, 2019-10-14

Typhoon death toll in Japan climbs to 35, with 17 people missing, after storm unleashes widespread flooding Japan dispatched thousands of troops and rescue workers after Typhoon Hagibis tore through Tokyo and large swathes of Japan’s main island of Honshu, bringing record-breaking rains to many areas. ...
01:00, 2019-10-14

Factbox: By the numbers: Japan's Typhoon Hagibis compared to killer 1958 storm Typhoon Hagibis, which means "speed" in the Philippine language Tagalog and made landfall on Japan's main island of Honshu on Saturday evening, could be the worst storm the country has experienced since 1958, the government said....
09:00, 2019-10-14

Typhoon Hagibis Japan: England vs France Rugby World Cup match under threat as tropical storm closes in Fears over the final weekend of Rugby World Cup pool action intensified today as 'super typhoon' Hagibis continued on its course to Tokyo, which has also been struck by earthquakes....
18:00, 2019-10-09

Death toll rises to 44 as typhoon Lekima wreaks havoc in eastern China The death toll from typhoon Lekima in eastern China rose to 44 people on Monday morning, according to official data, as the storm continued up the coast, racking up billions of dollars in economic losses and widely disrupting travel....
09:34, 2019-08-12

Typhoon Hagibis path update LIVE: Latest news from Japan as earthquake hits country before huge storm makes landfall More than three million people in Japan have been warned to evacuate as Typhoon Hagibis made landfall on Saturday, minutes after a 5.3 magnitude earthquake hit the country....
08:17, 2019-10-13

Hurricane Dorian death toll rises as storm bears down on US coast At least seven people have been killed by Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas with millions told to leave their homes in Florida as the storm heads north....
10:17, 2019-09-04

Japan's capital braces for what could be worst typhoon in 60 years A powerful typhoon approached Japan on Friday, threatening to batter its capital with the heaviest rain and winds in 60 years, shutting down stores, factories and subway systems and disrupting a Formula One Grand Prix and rugby's World Cup....
14:17, 2019-10-11

Japan: Tokyo braces itself for worst typhoon in 60 years Stockpiling and evacuation procedures are underway with winds of up to 216 kilometers per hour forecast. One person is reported to have died before the storm even hit land....
19:34, 2019-10-12

Typhoon Hagibis latest: One dead and millions warned to evacuate as typhoon slams into Japan Millions of people have been warned to evacuate and one person had died as Typhoon Hagibis, the strongest storm to hit Japan in decades, slammed into the country....
08:17, 2019-10-13

Hurricane Dorian death toll rises to 7 in the Bahamas, US monitors storm's path The Bahamas prime minister raised the death toll from Hurricane Dorian on Tuesday from five to seven and said more deaths were expected as the storm begins to move away from the Caribbean islands. ...
20:51, 2019-09-04

Death toll from California dive boat fire rises to 8; Coast Guard says to prepare for 'the worst outcome' Four more victims of a catastrophic dive boat fire have been located on the ocean floor off of Southern California, bringing the known death toll to eight according to authorities....
04:00, 2019-09-03

Super Typhoon Hagibis: could new tech turn Japan’s super storms into 50 years of power? Japan is bracing itself for a super typhoon this weekend that some are calling the most powerful storm in the world. It’s causing havoc at the Rugby World Cup and Japanese Grand Prix despite not yet making land.A coming violent typhoon is a time for fear and anxiety, but from next year an eve...
20:17, 2019-10-11

Storm Roars Through Caribbean but Spares It the Worst The storm slammed the Virgin Islands and skirted Puerto Rico on Wednesday with high winds and drenching rains. By Monday, it could be threatening Florida as a Category 3 hurricane....
10:00, 2019-08-29

Typhoon Hagibis tears across Japan Hagibis has slammed into Japan, killing at least four people and triggering landslides and floods. Several people have been reported missing, while millions have been ordered to leave their homes....
04:34, 2019-10-13

Typhoon Hagibis affecting Japan travel As "violent" Typhoon Hagibis threatens to wreak havoc in Japan, travelers may find themselves having to change plans at the last minute. The typhoon, which is the strongest of the 2019 season thus far, is expected to make landfall in Japan on Saturday....
14:17, 2019-10-11

Typhoon Hagibis Hits Japan, Killing at Least Nine Typhoon Hagibis passed over Japan, triggering flooding and evacuations in areas near rivers and widespread disruption to transport. At least nine people were confirmed dead and 15 missing as of mid-morning....
10:00, 2019-10-13

Typhoon Hagibis is moving quickly toward Japan Japan is bracing for a monster storm expected to make landfall in the coming hours. CNN's Ivan Cabrera has the latest forecast ahead of Typhoon Hagibis....
07:51, 2019-10-12

How Typhoon Hagibis may affect Japan travel As "violent" Typhoon Hagibis threatens to wreak havoc in Japan, travelers may find themselves having to change plans at the last minute. The typhoon, which is the strongest of the 2019 season thus far, is expected to make landfall in Japan on Saturday....
02:17, 2019-10-11

Typhoon Hagibis hits Japan hard Hagibis has already caused major disruption to transport services, as well as sporting events in the country. It has been forecast as the worst typhoon to hit Tokyo in six decades....
19:34, 2019-10-12

Typhoon Hagibis: recovery and rescue in full swing after deadly storm Military called in amid race to restore power and public transport following flooding rains Helicopters plucked people from their flooded homes on Sunday as rescue efforts went into full force following Typhoon Hagibis, which drenched Tokyo and surrounding areas and left at least seven dead and 15 m...
12:17, 2019-10-13

Typhoon Hagibis: rescue and recovery in full swing after deadly storm Military called in amid race to restore power and public transport following flooding rains Helicopters plucked people from their flooded homes on Sunday as rescue efforts went into full force following Typhoon Hagibis, which drenched Tokyo and surrounding areas and left at least seven dead and 15 m...
08:17, 2019-10-13

Typhoon Hagibis: 110,000 join rescue effort as survivors tell of 'incredible' storm Nations counts its losses after deadly storm dumped 40% of average annual rainfall in some areasMore than 110,000 rescuers were searching for survivors in Japan in the wake of super-typhoon Hagibis, which has already claimed 40 lives.The storm, which over the weekend dumped 40% of average annual rai...
11:00, 2019-10-14

Typhoon Hagibis Slams Japan, Kills Dozens One of Japan’s worst typhoons in decades brought record-breaking rainfall to broad swaths of the country, killing more than two dozen people and causing breaches in river levees that submerged low-lying areas....
20:34, 2019-10-13

Japan Braces for Typhoon Hagibis, With Millions in Its Path Cancellations were announced as cities, railways and airlines scrambled to prepare for the incoming storm, which is expected to make landfall over the weekend....
22:51, 2019-10-10

F1 cancels all Saturday running at Japan GP due to Typhoon Hagibis "Organisers of Japan\u0027s Grand Prix have cancelled all practice and qualifying sessions scheduled for Saturday due to the approach of Typhoon Hagibis."...
09:51, 2019-10-11

Typhoon Hagibis makes landfall in Japan, leaving at least 10 dead Typhoon Hagibis made landfall Saturday night local time, as the country braces for hurricane-force winds that have killed at least 10 people and injured more than 140....
13:51, 2019-10-13

Japan's deadly Typhoon Hagibis leaves trail of destruction Typhoon Hagibis weakened to a tropical depression as it continued to move across central Japan on Sunday, leaving at least 15 people dead and more than 140 injured in its wake....
13:51, 2019-10-13

1 dead, dozens missing as Typhoon Hagibis slams into Japan One man was killed, four people are missing, 50 people injured and more than six million people were told to evacuate as a powerful typhoon slammed into Japan’s main island of Honshu Saturday. Typhoon Hagibis, which means “speed” in the Philippine language Tagalog, brought the heaviest rain an...
16:00, 2019-10-12

Typhoon Hagibis: millions across Japan told to evacuate homes Tokyo braced for arrival of storm and up to 60cm of rain as flights and trains cancelledMore than 1 million people in Japan have been ordered to leave their homes as Typhoon Hagibis bears down on Tokyo, having already caused power outages, flooding and widespread travel disruption.The storm is 870 m...
18:00, 2019-10-12

| Japan GP organisers say safety 'top priority' as Typhoon Hagibis looms Japanese Grand Prix organisers pledged that the safety of fans and drivers would be their top priority as they monitor a massive typhoon threatening to cause havoc....
08:51, 2019-10-10

Japan cancels Formula One dates as Typhoon Hagibis nears Organizers cancelled all practice and qualifying sessions for the Formula One Grand Prix car race scheduled for Saturday as a typhoon approaches. Past tragedy won't let them take any chances....
05:51, 2019-10-11

Dozens killed as Typhoon Hagibis makes landfall in Japan The death toll from Typhoon Hagibis continued to rise to above 40 on Monday as thousands of people worked to clean up Japan after it was hit by one of the strongest storms its seen in a decade....
11:00, 2019-10-14

Japan Hit By Typhoon Hagibis, "Unprecedented" Rain, Thousands In Shelters Powerful Typhoon Hagibis slammed into Japan on Saturday, killing one even before making landfall and prompting authorities to issue their highest level of disaster warning over "unprecedented"......
23:51, 2019-10-12

| WATCH: Two dead as 'unprecedented' Typhoon Hagibis slams into Japan Powerful Typhoon Hagibis has slammed into Japan, killing at least two people and prompting authorities to issue their highest level of disaster warning over "unprecedented" downpours that caused flooding and landslides....
19:00, 2019-10-12

Typhoon Hagibis Slams Into Japan, After Landslides, Floods and a Quake The storm made landfall about 7 p.m. Saturday. Many rivers were already at dangerously high levels, and more than a million people have been urged to evacuate....
13:17, 2019-10-12

Twenty-six dead or missing in Japan after Typhoon Hagibis drenches Tokyo Several rivers burst their banks and landslides buried houses after high winds and record-breaking rains battered the capital and large swaths of central Japan....
12:51, 2019-10-13

Thousands Of Rescue Workers Deployed In Japan As Typhoon Hagibis Kills 35 Tens of thousands of rescuers worked through the pre-dawn hours Monday to reach people trapped by landslides and floods in Japan caused by a powerful typhoon that has killed up to 35, officials and......
01:00, 2019-10-14

Typhoon Hagibis spins Japan's Rugby World Cup into chaos England hotfooted it out of Tokyo today after their match against France on Saturday was one of two to be cancelled as the Rugby World Cup 2019 plunged into chaos over the violent Typhoon Hagibis....
22:17, 2019-10-10

| WATCH | One dead as Typhoon Hagibis prompts emergency warning in Japan Powerful Typhoon Hagibis has claimed its first victim even before making landfall, as Japanese weather authorities issued a top-level emergency rain warning and millions were issued non-compulsory evacuation orders....
13:51, 2019-10-12

Japan Sends In Troops After Typhoon Hagibis Hammers Tokyo, Kills 23 Japan sent tens of thousands of troops and rescue workers on Sunday to save stranded residents and fight floods caused by one of the worst typhoons to hit the country in recent history, which killed......
22:00, 2019-10-13

Torrential rain causes flooding as Typhoon Hagibis hits Japan – video Japan has been engulfed by heavy rain and strong winds as what is feared to be the worst storm for six decades batters the country and approaches Tokyo. Rivers swelled, boats flipped over and seas were whipped up by Typhoon Hagibis. The storm is expected to hit the capital later on SaturdayTyphoon H...
18:00, 2019-10-12

Rugby World Cup: England v France off and Japan v Scotland under threat from Typhoon Hagibis England top Pool C after final match called a 0-0 drawDecision on Scotland’s decisive game delayed until SundayItaly out after match with New Zealand called off England and France will not play in Yokohama on Saturday evening after World Rugby and tournament organisers took the unprecedented step of...
14:17, 2019-10-10

Typhoon Hagibis: Elderly woman falls to her death from rescue helicopter A woman in her 70s has died after she was accidentally dropped 40m (131ft) from a helicopter rescuing her from an area devastated by Typhoon Hagibis....
22:34, 2019-10-13

Super Typhoon Hagibis intensifies at one of the fastest rates on record, may impact Japan by weekend An extremely-dangerous storm in the northwestern Pacific Ocean exploded in intensity early Monday morning, ramping up from a tropical storm to a super typhoon with 160 mph in less than a day as forecasters warn the storm may impact Japan by the weekend....
20:17, 2019-10-08

Super Typhoon Hagibis may bring widespread damage across Japan, impact 'lucky' day for weddings The strongest storm currently on the planet is roaring across the northwestern Pacific Ocean Wednesday as forecasters warn the super typhoon is taking aim at the Tokyo region by this weekend....
17:17, 2019-10-10

Super Typhoon Hagibis may be strongest to hit Japan in decades, 2 Rugby World Cup games canceled A powerful super typhoon is taking aim at mainland Japan this weekend, threatening to bring torrential rains and strong winds as major sports events and flights have already been canceled Thursday and officials warned of "freak waves" that could strike the coast....
01:51, 2019-10-11

Rugby World Cup: tournament in question as Japan braces for super Typhoon Hagibis – live England v France off due to typhoon’s ‘significant impact’Decision on Scotland v Japan to be made on SundayNew Zealand v Italy also cancelled 4.45am BST We are increasing our commitment to New Zealand readers by offering more stories every day about the key issues in New Zealand. We couldn’t do this...
06:00, 2019-10-10

England vs France match called OFF as Super Typhoon Hagibis hits Japan's Rugby World Cup New Zealand's final group game against Canada is also cancelled Scotland vs Japan on Sunday is threatened as well LIVE | Latest news from the Rugby World Cup...
09:51, 2019-10-10

Hurricane Dorian death toll rises to 20 in Bahamas as PM announces his brother's death The Bahamas health minister said Wednesday that the death toll for Hurricane Dorian has risen from seven to 20 and more deaths are expected as the storm clears the island archipelago and threatens to make landfall in the U.S. later this week. ...
04:34, 2019-09-05

Typhoon Lekima Death Toll Rose To 49 In China, 21 Still Missing The death toll from Typhoon Lekima rose to 49 on Tuesday and 21 were still missing after the monster storm wreaked havoc on China's eastern coast, causing huge damage with strong gales and torrential......
06:34, 2019-08-13

Death toll rises in Indonesia earthquake A 6.5 magnitude earthquake has struck the capital city of Ambon in the eastern province of Maluku. Most of the victims were killed by the collapse of houses and buildings in an unprepared region with weak infrastructure....
20:34, 2019-09-27

Iraq protests: Death toll rises to 93 Five Iraqis died in Saturday protests, raising the total death toll to 93 since the anti-government demonstrations began last week, a human rights commission said....
16:00, 2019-10-06

Death toll in Baghdad protests rises to 19 Iraqi protesters pressed on with angry anti-government rallies in the capital and across several provinces for a fifth day Saturday, with security agencies fatally shooting 19 protesters....
11:34, 2019-10-06

Death toll from China earthquakes rises to 11 The death toll from two strong earthquakes in China rose to 11 on Tuesday, with 122 people injured, state media said, adding that rescuers pulled some survivors from rubble in a part of the country that often suffers strong tremors....
07:17, 2019-06-18

Death toll from China quakes rises to 11 The death toll from two strong earthquakes in China rose to 11 on Tuesday, with 122 people injured, state media said, adding that rescuers pulled some survivors from rubble in a part of the country that often suffers strong tremors....
02:51, 2019-06-18

Death toll from storms lashing central U.S. rises to seven The latest in a line of destructive storms pounding the central United States killed at least three people as tornadoes raked across Missouri while heavy rain flooded rivers in Oklahoma, authorities said on Thursday....
07:01, 2019-05-24

Hurricane Dorian death toll rises to 20 in the Bahamas Hurricane Dorian is now to blame for 20 deaths in the Bahamas — with more fatalities expected to be discovered amid a massive rescue effort across the storm-ravaged Caribbean country, an official said. Seventeen of the victims were from the Abaco islands, while three others were found in Grand Baham...
02:51, 2019-09-05

Death toll from building collapse in Cambodia rises to 24 SIHANOUKVILLE, Cambodia (AP) — The death toll in a building collapse in Cambodia has risen to 24 and rescuers are continuing to search the rubble for more trapped workers. The unfinished, seven-story building collapsed early Saturday on top of the dozens of construction workers who slept each night ...
03:51, 2019-06-24

Death toll in UK hospital listeria outbreak rises to six Another person has died in a listeria outbreak caused by eating contaminated food in hospital, bringing the total number of deaths to six, Public Health England said on Thursday....
16:17, 2019-08-01

Death toll rises in Taiwan bridge collapse Four fishermen are dead and two are missing after an arched bridge in Nanfangao collapsed onto fishing boats on Tuesday, hours after a typhoon swept through. Rescuers are searching for workers trapped in the wreckage....
09:00, 2019-10-02

Death Toll In Pakistan Train Collision Rises To 23 The death toll from a train collision in central Pakistan rose to 23 on Friday after several people succumbed to their injuries overnight, officials said....
09:34, 2019-07-12

Death toll in Texas mass shooting rises The death toll from the weekend’s Texas freeway massacre has risen to seven, with at least one of the injured remaining in “life-threatening” condition, authorities said Sunday. The gunman, who first opened fire at troopers after being stopped in a routine traffic stop, went on a d...
21:51, 2019-09-01

Hurricane Dorian’s death toll rises in Bahamas The death toll from Hurricane Dorian is five, Bahamian Prime Minister Hubert Minnis said during a press conference Monday. Officials had previously confirmed the death of a 7-year-old boy. The identities of the remaining four were unknown. “We are going to be very careful about reporting such ...
00:17, 2019-09-03

Death toll from floods in south Asia rises to more than 100 More than four million displaced in India, Nepal and Bangladesh, with Assam and Bihar among the worst-hit regionsFloods have forced more than four million people from their homes across India, Nepal and Bangladesh and killed more than 100 people as torrential rains in the initial days of monsoons wr...
02:34, 2019-07-16

| Death toll rises to 28 in Mexico bar fire attack Gunmen burst into a Mexican strip club in a hail of bullets and killed at least 28 people as they trapped revelers inside and started a raging fire, officials have said....
11:00, 2019-08-29

Death toll in Somalia hotel attack rises to 26 At least 26 people were killed and a further 56 injured in Friday's terror attack at a hotel in Kismayo, Somalia, Jubaland state president Ahmed Madobe said Saturday morning....
13:17, 2019-07-13

Cambodia: Death toll from building collapse in rises to 24 The death toll from a collapsed building continues to rise as rescuers dig through rubble. The disaster has highlighted lax building and labor standards amid a Chinese-funded construction boom....
06:17, 2019-06-24

Dorian's death toll in Bahamas rises to 50: official Hurricane Dorian's rampage through the Bahamas last week killed at least 50 people, largely on the hard-hit Great Abaco Island, an official said on Tuesday....
23:51, 2019-09-10

Cambodia: Death toll from building collapse rises to 24 The death toll from a collapsed building continues to rise as rescuers dig through rubble. The disaster has highlighted lax building and labor standards amid a Chinese-funded construction boom....
08:34, 2019-06-24

Hurricane Dorian: Death toll in Bahamas rises to 30 As rescue crews search the hardest hit Bahamas' islands for missing persons in the wake of Hurricane Dorian earlier this week, the death toll continues to rise as 30 people have been reported dead....
22:34, 2019-09-06

Death Toll Rises in Protests in Indonesia’s Papua The number of dead from violent protests in the restive province has risen to more than two dozen after several bodies were found under burned buildings, officials said....
14:51, 2019-09-24

Death Toll Rises to 32 in Protests in Indonesia's Papua The death toll from violent protests in Indonesia's restive Papua province has risen to 32 after several bodies were found under burned buildings, officials said Tuesday....
18:51, 2019-09-24

Death toll rises to 60 following Sudanese crackdown on protesters The death toll rose to 60 Tuesday following Sudanese troops having used live fire the day before to break up months-long protests for civil rule in the country's capital, according to opposition forces....
23:00, 2019-06-05

Death Toll Rises to 6 in Torrential Rains in Southeast Spain Record rainfall claimed two more lives in southeastern Spain as it caused widespread flooding, raising the overall death toll to six from the storms, authorities said Saturday....
09:17, 2019-09-15

New Jersey reports first vaping-linked death, US toll rises to 14 There have been 14 confirmed and probable cases of serious lung injury in New Jersey, in addition to 32 reports of severe lung illnesses currently under investigation by state officials....
19:00, 2019-10-02

Death toll in Sudan violence rises to 60, doctors' group says The number of people killed since security forces stormed a protest camp outside Sudan's Defence Ministry in central Khartoum two days ago has risen significantly to 60, a doctors group linked to the opposition said on Wednesday....
07:51, 2019-06-05

Death toll in Nepal floods rises to 55, thousands displaced The death toll in Nepal from flash floods and landslides in the past three days rose to 55 on Sunday, with dozens missing and injured, the government said....
19:00, 2019-07-14

Death toll rises to 15 in Danube tour boat crash BUDAPEST, Hungary — Hungarian police say two more bodies have been recovered from the Danube River tour boat crash, raising the death toll to 15, with 13 of the 33 South Koreans on board and the two Hungarian crew members still missing. Seven South Korean tourists were rescued after the May 29 colli...
14:17, 2019-06-06

Death toll rises amid mass protests in Iraq Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi has said he would respond to "rightful demands" by anti-government protesters. Prominent Shiite cleric and politician Muqtada al-Sadr has called for new elections....
11:00, 2019-10-05

Bahamas death toll rises to 43, expected to 'grow signifcantly' The number of confirmed dead in the Bahamas has risen to 43 but officials expect the number to grow "significantly" with thousands missing after Hurricane Dorian leveled several islands nearly one week ago....
17:34, 2019-09-07

Bahamas death toll rises to 43, expected to 'grow significantly' The number of confirmed dead in the Bahamas rose to 43 but officials expect the number to grow "significantly" with thousands missing after Hurricane Dorian leveled several islands nearly one week ago....
14:34, 2019-09-08

Death toll from mysterious vaping-related illnesses rises to five The death toll from a mysterious vaping illness has now risen to five, the Los Angeles Times reported. The sickness linked to vaping, which includes symptoms like chest pain, shortness of breath and vomiting, has sprung up in 450 cases across the country, puzzling health officials. Though vaping has...
19:00, 2019-09-07

Death toll from violence in Sudan rises to 61: health ministry The official death toll in Sudan from violence that erupted on Monday has risen to 61, the director general of the Health Ministry said on Thursday, up from a previous toll of 46....
13:34, 2019-06-06

Death toll in migrant ship disaster off Tunisia rises to 72 The death toll from a ship packed with migrants that sank off the Tunisian coast last week has risen to 72, the Tunisian Red Crescent said on Friday....
15:17, 2019-07-12

Death toll rises in eastern India in encephalitis outbreak PATNA, India (AP) — Indian authorities say six more children have died in an encephalitis outbreak in eastern Bihar state, bringing the death toll to 112 children this month. A government health bulletin released Wednesday says 170 children are being treated at hospitals in Bihar’s Muzaffarpur...
11:34, 2019-06-19

Death toll rises to 21 in Texas mass shooting at Walmart The death toll rose to 21 people on Monday in a mass shooting at a Walmart store in El Paso, one of two weekend shooting sprees that prompted U.S. President Donald Trump to condemn white supremacy....
18:34, 2019-08-05

Texas shooting: death toll rises to seven, with 17-month-old among 22 wounded Toddler shot in the face ‘relatively well’, governor saysBeto O’Rourke on US gun violence: ‘This is fucked up’As the death toll in a mass shooting in Texas on Saturday rose to seven and details emerged of how a 17-month-old child was shot in the face, Beto O’Rourke used an appearance on live televis...
03:51, 2019-09-02

Devastation 'still unfolding' in Bahamas as Dorian death toll rises to at least 50 UN estimates 76,000 left homeless after hurricane as emergency officials say mortuary facilities ‘overwhelmed’ with bodiesAid workers in the Bahamas said the devastation of Hurricane Dorian is “still unfolding” on Tuesday after the official death toll rose to at least 50 and tens of thousands of peo...
01:00, 2019-09-11

Monsoon flooding death toll rises to 152 in South Asia GAUHATI, India — Officials say the death toll has risen to 152 in monsoon flooding in South Asia as millions of people and animals continue to face the brunt in three countries. At least 90 people have died in Nepal and 50 in India’s Assam state. A dozen people have been killed in neighboring ...
10:17, 2019-07-20

Death toll in east Indonesia quake rises to 30, many still in shelters The death toll from a strong earthquake in Indonesia's eastern province of Maluku has risen to 30 people, the national disaster mitigation agency (BNBP) said on Sunday, and hundreds of thousands of people remain in evacuation shelters....
13:17, 2019-09-29

Japan braces for typhoon that could match ferocity of deadly 1958 storm A powerful typhoon is forecast to bring up to 30 inches of rain and damaging winds to the Tokyo area and Japan’s Pacific coast this weekend, and the government is warning residents to stockpile necessities and evacuate....
01:51, 2019-10-12

| Death toll in Boko Haram funeral attack rises to 65 - Nigeria An attack this weekend by Boko Haram fighters on a funeral in the northeastern state of Borno in Nigeria has left 65 people dead, almost three times the initial toll, a local official said....
00:51, 2019-08-01

Vaping Death Toll Rises to 13 With 805 Confirmed Illnesses in U.S., Health Officials Say (NEW YORK) — Hundreds more Americans have been reported to have a vaping-related breathing illness, and the death toll has risen to 13, health officials said Thursday. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said 805 confirmed and probable cases have been reported, up 52% from the 530 r...
18:34, 2019-09-27

Death toll in Odessa shooting rises to 7, a 17-month-old child among those injured ODESSA, Tx. (NBC News) – A 17-month-old girl was among the more than dozen injured in a shooting rampage around Odessa, Texas, as the death toll increased to seven victims Sunday. Anderson Davis suffered shrapnel in her right chest, has a hole through her bottom lip and tongue, and had her fro...
02:00, 2019-09-02

India heatwave: rain brings respite for some but death toll rises Soaring temperatures hit most of country with mercury topping 50C in some partsWeekend showers provided a much-needed but partial respite to parts of India sweltering in a brutal heatwave.In Bihar, however, one of the poorest areas of the country, 49 people died on Saturday in just 24 hours. Continu...
17:00, 2019-06-17

Death toll in Danube sunken tour boat accident rises to 11 The number of people confirmed dead from a Danube River tour boat that collided with a large cruise ship in Hungary has grown to 11 after more bodies were recovered on Tuesday...
21:34, 2019-06-04

Death toll rises after bluff collapse at Southern California beach Two more deaths were reported early Saturday after a bluff overlooking a popular beach collapsed Friday afternoon in Southern California, authorities said.....
12:17, 2019-08-03

Death toll rises as torrential rain and floods batter Spain More than 1,100 military personnel deployed to Murcia and Valencia regions to help rescue people from flooding A 41-year-old man was found dead in south-east Spain on Saturday, the local government said, bringing the death toll as a result of record-breaking rain over the past two days to at least s...
16:34, 2019-09-14

Final death toll in boat migrant accident off Tunisia rises to 82 The number of bodies recovered by Tunisia after a ship packed with migrants sank off its coast last week has risen to 82, in one of the worst disasters in recent years, the Tunisian Red Crescent said on Saturday....
05:17, 2019-07-14

Hungary: Death toll rises to 15 in Danube tour boat crash BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungarian police say two more bodies have been recovered from the Danube River tour boat crash, raising the death toll to 15, with 13 of the 33 South Koreans on board and the two Hungarian crew members still missing. Seven South Korean tourists were rescued after the May 29 ...
10:34, 2019-06-06

Over 2,500 registered as missing as death toll of hurricane Dorian rises to 50 in Bahamas Bahamian officials said on Wednesday that 2,500 people have been registered as missing in the wake of the devastating hurricane Dorian, a count they said may include people who have fled to shelters around the islands....
01:00, 2019-09-12

Death toll in migrant ship disaster off Tunisia coast rises to 58 The death toll from a ship packed with African migrants that sank off the Tunisian coast last week has risen to 58 after Tunisia recovered 38 bodies on Thursday, the Tunisian Red Crescent said....
21:51, 2019-07-11

| Death toll from capsized Cameroon ferry rises to 17 - state media The death toll from a Cameroon ferry that capsized this week has risen to 17 after more bodies were found, state radio said Wednesday, though the total number of victims was still unknown....
14:00, 2019-08-29

Costa Rica tainted alcohol death toll rises to 25; what you need to know about spotting it The Costa Rican Ministry of Health says 25 people have died from drinking tainted alcohol. Learn how to identify and avoid it when traveling.       ...
22:34, 2019-08-19

Elephant death toll rises in Thailand after tragic waterfall plunge Five more Thai elephants were found dead after a herd plunged down a dangerous waterfall while trying to save each other, officials said. The death toll rose to 11 on Tuesday when a drone spotted the bodies of five additional elephants at Khao Yai National Park, according to wildlife officials. The ...
00:00, 2019-10-09

El Paso shooting death toll rises to 22 as victims succumb to injuries The Texas rampage was followed just 13 hours later by another mass shooting in the Oregon district of Dayton, Oh. The death toll between the two events is now 30 people....
20:34, 2019-08-05

Death toll rises to 22 as El Paso struggles to recover from mass shooting Residents of El Paso, Texas, tried to settle in to their new reality as victims' families struggled with losses after a mass shooting at a Walmart.        ...
23:17, 2019-08-05

Death toll in Nepal rains rises to 47, dozens missing, injured The death toll in Nepal from flash floods and landslides in the past three days rose to 47 on Sunday, with dozens missing and injured, the government said....
12:51, 2019-07-14

Death toll in Danube River tour boat collision rises to 20 Hungarian police say the body of another South Korean tourist has been recovered from the May 29 accident in which a sightseeing boat sank in seconds after colliding with a cruise ship on the Danube River, raising the death toll to 20...
09:51, 2019-06-09

Hungary: Death toll rises to 19 in Danube tour boat crash Hungarian police say the death toll has increased to 19 in the case of the tour boat that capsized and sank last week after colliding in Budapest with a cruise ship on the Danube River...
01:17, 2019-06-07

Death toll rises to 11 in Sudan as protesters demand civilian rule Sudanese activists said on Monday that at least 11 people were killed in clashes with security forces during mass demonstrations demanding a transition to civilian rule....
21:51, 2019-07-01

Internet blackout in Iraq as death toll from violent protests rises Security forces respond to anti-government protesters’ demands for reforms with forceMuch of Iraq remained offline on Thursday night and several cities, including Baghdad, locked down as security forces battled to control crowds of demonstrators who took to the streets for a third day of anti-govern...
22:34, 2019-10-03

India heat wave: Experts urge more can be done as death toll rises Numerous cities need to modify heat protection schemes as India seeks to protect its homeless population. Temperatures have soared above 50 degrees Celsius (122 Fahrenheit)....
12:34, 2019-06-14

Confirmed death toll in Danube River boat crash rises to 26 BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungarian police say a South Korean woman recovered from the Danube River has been identified as the 26th fatality of the May 29 crash between a tour boat and a cruise ship. Police said Friday that the body was found about 12 kilometers (7.5 miles) downstream from the scene ...
11:51, 2019-06-28

Confirmed death toll in Danube River boat crash rises to 24 BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungarian police say four more victims from the tour boat that sank two weeks ago after colliding on the Danube River with a cruise ship have been identified, raising the death toll to 24, including 22 South Koreans and the two-man Hungarian crew. Four South Koreans remain m...
17:17, 2019-06-12

Death toll from India floods rises to 95, hundreds of thousands evacuated The death toll from floods in India's states of Karnataka, Kerala and Maharashtra rose to 95, official figures showed on Saturday, as heavy rain and landslides forced hundreds of thousands to evacuate their homes....
22:00, 2019-08-10

Death toll rises as Imelda’s flood waters recede in Houston At least four people are dead following this week’s massive flooding in the Houston area, where some neighborhoods were deluged with almost 16 feet of water after Tropical Storm Imelda dumped up to 40 inches of rain on the region. A bayou overflowed in Huffman, Texas, inundating the neighborho...
00:00, 2019-09-22

California scuba boat fire death toll rises to 25: report Divers have found a total of 25 bodies on Monday after a pre-dawn fire sank a scuba diving vessel off a Southern California island, leaving nine people unaccounted for as the search continued, media reported....
09:51, 2019-09-03

Death toll rises to 104 amid anti-government protests in Iraq Iraqi officials said at least seven people died in Baghdad Sunday, raising the death toll from clashes between anti-government protesters and security forces to 104....
14:34, 2019-10-07

Iraq extends curfew and internet blackout as protest death toll rises to 22 At least 18 people have been killed and 856 injured in two days of protests across Iraq, a member of the Independent High Commission for Human Rights of Iraq told CNN....
19:00, 2019-10-03

Iraq extends curfew and internet blackout as protest death toll rises to 34 Iraqi authorities have extended a curfew to several of country's southern cities as the death toll from three days of protests climbed to at least 34, security officials and activists told CNN Thursday....
23:34, 2019-10-03

Costa Rica: Tainted alcohol death toll rises to 20; 41 people affected overall The number of victims poisoned by tainted liquor in Costa Rica has risen to 20 but none were American tourists, says the country's Ministry of Health.       ...
17:00, 2019-07-24

Hurricane Dorian death toll rises to 7 in one of Bahamas' 'greatest national crises,' PM says The Bahamas prime minister raised the death toll from Hurricane Dorian on Tuesday from five to seven and said more deaths were expected as the storm begins to move away from the Caribbean islands. ...
08:17, 2019-09-04

Dengue death toll rises in Malaysia, number of cases close to double Malaysia saw a rise in deaths caused by dengue to 113 by August 3, compared to 70 cases in the same period last year, the health ministry said on Saturday....
09:00, 2019-08-11

Danube River tour boat crash death toll rises to 15; another 15 still missing Hungarian police say two more bodies have been recovered from the Danube River tour boat crash, raising the death toll to 15.        ...
16:17, 2019-06-06

Hurricane Dorian: Death toll rises to 43 as relief efforts continue in the Bahamas Security Minister Marvin Dames said authorities are striving to reach everyone, but the crews can’t just bulldoze their way through fallen trees and other rubble because there might be bodies not yet recovered....
17:00, 2019-09-07

Death toll from acute encephalitis in east Indian town rises to 129 children At least 129 children have now died of Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) in the town of Muzaffarpur in the eastern Indian state of Bihar since an outbreak earlier this month, a medical official said on Sunday....
10:34, 2019-06-24

| Militiamen death toll rises to 38 in Central African Republic rival fighting The death toll of militiamen killed in rival group fighting in the Central African Republic at the weekend has risen to 38, according to an internal United Nations report...
12:51, 2019-09-17

Death toll rises to 10 in Mumbai building collapse as rescue efforts continue The death toll from the collapse of a decades-old four-storey building in India's financial capital Mumbai rose to 10 late on Tuesday, with at least eight injured, officials said, as rescue operations continued to remove those trapped in the rubble....
19:34, 2019-07-16

Death toll from Texas shooting rampage rises to 22, Trump to visit El Paso Two more victims of a shooting rampage at a Walmart store in El Paso, Texas, died of their wounds on Monday, police said, raising the death toll to 22 in the massacre as U.S. President Donald Trump planned a visit to the stricken community....
11:00, 2019-08-06

Death Toll From Sudan Protest Crackdown Rises as at Least 40 Bodies Are Pulled From Nile River (KHARTOUM, Sudan) — At least 40 bodies were pulled from the Nile River in the Sudanese capital Khartoum, organizers of pro-democracy protests said Wednesday, bringing the death toll since the violent dispersal of a sit-in outside the military’s headquarters to 100. The Sudan Doctors̵...
17:34, 2019-06-05

Indian police file case against three over coaching center fire, death toll rises to 20 Indian police said on Saturday they had filed a culpable homicide case against three people as the death toll from a building fire in India’s Gujarat state rose to 20, with students attending coaching classes accounting for all those killed....
17:51, 2019-05-25

Mass civil disobedience campaign shuts down Sudanese capital as death toll rises The streets of the Sudanese capital were mostly deserted Sunday, the first day of the country's Islamic working week, amid a mass general strike called by opposition groups....
11:01, 2019-06-10

UN gears up emergency food aid for hurricane-struck region of Bahamas, as death toll rises With initial assessments indicating that some 76,000 people in the parts of the Bahamas worst-affected by Hurricane Dorian need urgent support, the World Food Programme (WFP) is arranging for eight tons of ready-to-eat meals to be provided – part of a $5.4 million overall funding package....
03:00, 2019-09-06

Vaping-Related Death Toll Rises to 18 as Health Officials Sound the Alarm on E-Cigarette Use The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced Thursday that the number of people who have died from a vaping-related illness has increased to 18 as of Wednesday. The number of vaping-related illnesses has also increased to 1,080 people in 48 states and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Both ...
09:00, 2019-10-04

Hurricane Dorian Death Toll at Five as Storm Batters Bahamas Dangerous conditions made it hard to search for victims and assess the damage caused by one of the most powerful Atlantic storms on record. But officials called it “catastrophic.”...
23:51, 2019-09-02

Death toll rises from mysterious lung illnesses linked to vaping, prompting CDC to sound alarms At least three people have died from a mysterious lung disease linked to vaping that continues to perplex health officials, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday....
01:34, 2019-09-07

At least 35 people were killed in the most powerful typhoon to hit Japan in 60 years Carl Court/Getty Images Typhoon Hagibis ravaged Japan's main island of Honshu over the weekend, reportedly killing 35 people and causing widespread devastation of homes and cities. One day after the storm made landfall as a Category 2 storm Saturday, around 376,000 homes were reportedly left withou...
00:00, 2019-10-14

Hurricane Dorian's Bahamas death toll rises to 44 as dozens of rescue, recovery crews descend on islands The death toll from Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas has risen to 44 after battering the islands of Abaco and Grand Bahama for more than a day and a half last week, according to the health minister....
07:00, 2019-09-09

100,000 displaced, death toll rises, hospital closes as Turkish forces push into Kurdish-held Syria Since Turkish forces launched a military offensive into Kurdish-controlled parts of Syria, border towns have been subject to heavy shelling.        ...
01:17, 2019-10-12

At least 1 person dead as the most powerful typhoon to hit Japan in 60 years makes landfall Kyodo / via REUTERS A man in his forties has died and more than 30 people have been injured as Typhoon Hagibis approaches Japan. Six million people have been advised to evacuate. The Japanese government warned that the storm could be the strongest to hit Tokyo since 1958. It's already brought recor...
14:51, 2019-10-12

Relief efforts ramp up amid fear of 'staggering' death toll in storm ravaged Bahamas Charities, government agencies and even cruise ships loaded with supplies and volunteers rushed emergency aid to the storm-ravaged Bahamas on Saturday amid fears of a "staggering" death toll left in the wake of Hurricane Dorian....
14:00, 2019-09-07

Hurricane Dorian latest: Destruction 'like the apocalypse' as death toll rises The trail of destruction left by Hurricane Dorian on the Bahamas was revealed today as aid agency workers described "apocalyptic" scenes when they reached the worst-hit areas....
13:17, 2019-09-04

'We are heartbroken': Death toll rises to seven in Texas shooting; gunman identified The death toll rose to seven after a gunman's rampage that left 22 injured following what began as a routine traffic stop in Odessa, Texas.        ...
08:51, 2019-09-02

Japan's Capital Braces For One Of The Worst Typhoons In 60 years A powerful typhoon approached Japan on Friday, threatening to batter its capital with the heaviest rain and winds in 60 years, shutting down stores, factories and subway systems and disrupting a......
18:51, 2019-10-11

The aftermath of Typhoon Hagibis – in pictures Japan’s Typhoon Hagibis made landfall south of Tokyo on Saturday evening with heavy rain, which flooded the city and surrounding areas. The death toll has reached 36 and many people are still missing. Emergency workers swung into action, with helicopters plucking people from flooded buildings and po...
11:00, 2019-10-14

F1 cancels all Saturday running due to Typhoon Hagibis Organisers of Japan's Formula One Grand Prix have canceled all practice and qualifying sessions scheduled for Saturday due to the approach of Typhoon Hagibis....
04:51, 2019-10-11

Suspected arsonist planned Japan's worst mass killing in 18 years: media A man suspected of torching an animation studio in western Japan shouted that he had been plagiarized and appeared to have planned the attack, media said on Friday after a blaze that killed 33 people in Japan's worst mass killing in two decades....
04:17, 2019-07-19

Suspected Arsonist Planned Japan's Worst Mass Killing In 18 Years: Report A man suspected of torching an animation studio in western Japan shouted that he had been plagiarised and appeared to have planned the attack, media said on Friday after a blaze that killed 33 people......
08:17, 2019-07-19

Hurricane Dorian: Bahamas fears 'staggering storm death toll with thousands missing' The Bahamas is facing a "staggering" death toll from Hurricane Dorian with "hundreds, up to thousands" of people still missing, the country's leaders revealed today....
01:34, 2019-09-07

Lady Liberty and Typhoon Hagibis: the weekend’s best photos The Guardian’s picture editors select photo highlights from around the world including Syria-Turkey border conflicts, Japan’s typhoon and Hong Kong’s Lady Liberty Continue reading......
02:34, 2019-10-14

Typhoon Hagibis: at least 25 dead as thousands join rescue effort Military called in after worst storm in six decades causes widespread damageAt least 25 people have died and 15 others are missing after one of the most powerful typhoons in decades struck wide areas of Japan’s main island on Saturday night.Media reports said thousands of troops, firefighters and ot...
02:34, 2019-10-14

Woman dropped from rescue chopper among 19 dead from Typhoon Hagibis Thousands of troops carried out a massive rescue operation across Japan on Sunday as the death toll from Typhoon Hagibis rose to at least 19 — including an elderly woman dropped from a rescue chopper. The woman, in her 70s, was being transported into a helicopter in Iwaki city when she was acc...
01:34, 2019-10-14

Motor racing: F1 cancels all Saturday running due to Typhoon Hagibis Organizers of Japan's Formula One Grand Prix have canceled all practice and qualifying sessions scheduled for Saturday due to the approach of Typhoon Hagibis....
04:51, 2019-10-11

Typhoon Hagibis threatens Ireland's key World Cup date with Samoa World Rugby could move venue for game to go aheadAny cancelled games due to weather are scoreless drawsAndy Farrell believes World Rugby are as keen as Ireland to see Saturday’s final Pool A clash with Samoa completed, despite the threat of Typhoon Hagibis.World Rugby is monitoring the new typhoon t...
17:00, 2019-10-07

Wallabies beat dogged Georgia as Typhoon Hagibis arrives "Australia lurched into the World Cup quarter-finals with an unconvincing 27-8 bonus-point victory over Georgia in their Pool D clash on Friday amid swirling winds and rain at Shizuoka Stadium as Typhoon Hagibis started to make its presence felt."...
15:17, 2019-10-11

Drivers back F1 to make right decision if Typhoon Hagibis hits Suzuka • Qualifying for Japanese Grand Prix could be moved to Sunday• ‘If the typhoon is going to come here there’s no way we can drive’Formula One drivers believe qualifying for the Japanese Grand Prix cannot take place on Saturday if the Suzuka circuit is hit by Typhoon Hagibis.The FIA and F1, however, w...
20:17, 2019-10-10

Canada rugby players help clean-up operation after Typhoon Hagibis – video After Canada's final game of the Rugby World Cup was cancelled due to the damage caused by Typhoon Hagibis, the players took to the streets to lend a helping hand in the clean-up operation. The Canada players were seen shovelling mud, carrying furniture and clearing debris after the storm passed thr...
21:00, 2019-10-13

Motor racing: F1 monitoring Typhoon Hagibis ahead of Japanese Grand Prix Organizers of the Japanese Formula One Grand Prix said on Thursday they are keeping a close eye on the advance of Typhoon Hagibis and are working to minimize any disruption to this weekend’s schedule....
10:17, 2019-10-10

UN chief praises Japanese climate resilience, as Typhoon Hagibis cleanup begins With Typhoon Hagibis causing destruction and loss of life in Japan, UN Secretary-General António Guterres has praised the leadership role the country is playing in climate resilience, and its “extensive and efficient preparation for this latest extreme weather event”....
05:00, 2019-10-14

Brave Blossoms tackle typhoon Hagibis flood waters for training – video Rugby World Cup hosts Japan braved high waters and a sodden pitch for their captain's run at Prince Chichibu Memorial Stadium on Saturday, as Typhoon Hagibis slammed into Honshu, Japan's most populous island.The Brave Blossoms are scheduled to face Scotland at International Stadium Yokohama on Sunda...
18:00, 2019-10-12

Rugby World Cup group-stage deciders threatened by Super Typhoon Hagibis • Organisers may be forced to cancel England and Scotland games• Games cancelled due to weather count as scoreless drawsEngland and Scotland’s pool deciders this weekend are under threat from one of the most violent super typhoons in recent history, potentially causing chaos for tens of thousands of...
11:00, 2019-10-09

Tokyo braces for worst typhoon in 6 decades Typhoon Hagibis, closing in from the Pacific, is expected to bring up to 80 centimeters of rain in the Tokyo area, including Chiba to the north that had suffered power outages from a typhoon that hit last month, and some buildings remained partly repaired....
06:51, 2019-10-12

| Texas shooting toll rises to 7 - local media reports The death toll in a mass shooting that unfurled chaotically on highways in western Texas has risen to seven, local media has reported, citing authorities....
08:17, 2019-09-02

British Climber Dies on Everest as Traffic Jam’s Toll Rises to 10 Robin Haynes Fisher, 44, of Britain, died at about 28,215 feet on Saturday, the authorities said, in a year of record attempts this season and the worst toll in decades....
18:17, 2019-05-25

China on red alert as typhoon threatens storm surge China has issued a red alert as a typhoon bringing torrential rain and gales descends on its eastern coast, threatening an intense storm surge up the Yangtze river....
01:51, 2019-08-10

Chinese contractors held as toll in Cambodia building collapse rises to 24 Anger growing over poor standards in construction boom that has transformed Sihanoukville into tourist and gambling hubThe death toll in a building collapse in Cambodia has risen to 24 as hopes faded of finding any more survivors. Related: Where does your plastic go? Global investigation reveals Ame...
06:51, 2019-06-24

Typhoon knocks out power in South Korea; North braces for storm A powerful typhoon slammed into South Korea early on Saturday, killing at least one person and disrupting power to 57,000 households before turning toward North Korea, authorities said....
11:00, 2019-09-07

Dow rises 99 points led by Walmart, rebounding from worst day of 2019 Stocks rose Thursday as Walmart's earnings and strong retail sales print led investors to believe the consumer could help the U.S. avoid a recession....
14:00, 2019-08-16

Typhoon Faxai targets Tokyo as more than 100,000 told to evacuate ahead of 'very powerful' storm A powerful typhoon is forecast to make landfall near Tokyo late Sunday, packing winds of up to 134 mph and the threat of heavy rain as more than 100,000 have been told to evacuate....
07:00, 2019-09-09

| Typhoon-hit Japan GP qualifying moved to Sunday The Japanese Grand Prix's entire Saturday track programme, including qualifying, has been cancelled as "violent" Typhoon Hagibis bears down on the Suzuka circuit....
11:17, 2019-10-11

Seven people killed, 15 missing after Japan typhoon: NHK Seven people were killed and 15 were missing after the most powerful typhoon to hit Japan in decades paralyzed Tokyo, public broadcaster NHK said on Sunday, flooding rivers and leaving almost half a million homes without power....
07:00, 2019-10-13

Japan typhoon traps thousands at the airport A powerful typhoon in Japan has left more than 100 flights canceled, thousands of travelers stranded at the airport, and nearly 1 million households without power....
15:00, 2019-09-09

Japan looks for missing after typhoon, warns of mudslides Rescue crews dig through mudslides and search near swollen rivers for those missing after a typhoon caused serious damage in central and northern Japan...
07:00, 2019-10-14

Around 80,000 Houses Still Without Power A Week After Japan Typhoon Almost 80,000 homes are still without power a week after a powerful typhoon battered eastern Japan, authorities said Monday, with sustained heavy rain prompting evacuation orders and hampering......
18:51, 2019-09-16

Dorian's toll: Bahamas officials say 2,500 missing in storm's wake Around 2,500 people are feared missing in the Bahamas in the wake of devastating Hurricane Dorian, a number that may include people who fled to shelters around the Caribbean island chain, authorities said on Wednesday....
03:00, 2019-09-12

Bottas leads Hamilton in Japan as typhoon threatens Valtteri Bottas led Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton in practice for the Japanese Grand Prix on Friday before Formula One battened down the hatches and awaited the arrival of typhoon Hagibis....
05:17, 2019-10-12

Typhoon heads to northeast Japan after some damage in south A powerful typhoon is heading northeast to Japan’s main island of Honshu after lashing parts of the country’s southern islands with heavy rains and winds that caused flooding and some minor injuries...
09:34, 2019-09-22

World Cup organizers warn of typhoon approaching Japan World Cup organizers have briefed both France and the United States on "contingency options" for their Pool C match in Fukuoka on Wednesday if the game is affected by Typhoon Mitag, which is developing off the south-west coast of Japan....
13:17, 2019-09-29

Taiwan and Japan brace for potential super typhoon Residents in Taiwan and Japan are bracing for Typhoon Lekima, which could become a super typhoon by the time it hits a Japanese island chain on Friday....
20:17, 2019-08-08

Japan's Tepco struggles to restore power after typhoon Japanese utility Tokyo Electric Power said on Wednesday it has not been able to restore electricity to about 400,000 homes after outages caused by Typhoon Faxai, while media reported at least two people had died because they had no power....
06:51, 2019-09-11

Typhoon leaves 100 flights canceled and 1 million without power in Japan A powerful typhoon in Japan has left more than 100 flights canceled, 1 million households without power, and transport disrupted across major cities....
11:00, 2019-09-09

Fierce typhoon hits northern Japan after paralyzing Tokyo The most powerful typhoon to hit Tokyo in decades plowed into northern Japan early on Sunday after fierce rain and wind paralyzed the capital, led to four deaths, millions under evacuation warnings, rivers flooded and normally busy streets deserted....
15:51, 2019-10-13

Tokyo area shuts down as powerful typhoon lashes Japan The Japan Meteorological Agency warned of dangerously heavy rainfall in Tokyo and surrounding regions as a powerful typhoon lashes Japan. A coastal earthquake also rattled the area....
04:34, 2019-10-13

One killed in Japan as typhoon approaches, over a million advised to evacuate One man died and more than a million in Japan were advised to evacuate as a powerful typhoon was set to make landfall late on Saturday, bringing with it the heaviest rain and winds in 60 years....
07:17, 2019-10-12

Super typhoon approaches Japan, some World Cup rugby canceled A super typhoon bore down on Japan on Thursday forcing the cancellation of two rugby World Cup matches and some transport, and threatening to disrupt Japan's Formula One Grand Prix race this weekend....
00:51, 2019-10-11

Japan sends in troops after deadly typhoon floods towns Japan sent tens of thousands of troops and rescue workers on Sunday to save stranded residents and fight floods caused by one of the worst typhoons to hit the country in recent history....
17:17, 2019-10-13

Canadian rugby players help typhoon recovery efforts in Japan Canada's players helped the local community in Kamaishi recover from Typhoon Hagibis on Sunday after their final Rugby World Cup match against Namibia was canceled due to the impact of the storm....
13:17, 2019-10-13

Japan cancels maritime fleet review after typhoon: spokesman Japan has canceled a maritime fleet review planned for Monday, a spokesman for the Maritime Self-Defence Force said, after a fierce typhoon pounded Tokyo and surrounding regions over the weekend, causing flooding and widespread power outages....
07:00, 2019-10-13

Japan's Tepco struggles to restore power after typhoon as two die -media Japanese utility Tokyo Electric Power is struggling to restore power to nearly half a million homes after outages caused by Typhoon Faxai, while at least two people have died because of a lack of electricity, media said on Wednesday....
05:17, 2019-09-11

Powerful Typhoon Faxai Sparks Evacuation Warnings In Japan's Tokyo A powerful typhoon with potentially record winds and rain battered the Tokyo region early Monday, sparking evacuation warnings to tens of thousands, widespread blackouts and transport disruption....
06:00, 2019-09-09

Japan Braces for Typhoon, Canceling Rugby World Cup Games and Flights The cancellations were announced as cities, railways and airlines scrambled to prepare for the incoming storm, which is expected to make landfall over the weekend....
12:34, 2019-10-10

"Happy To Assist": PM To Japan, Struck By Typhoon; Navy Sends 2 Warships India has sent two warships to the waters of Japan to help the Asian nation battered by typhoon Hagibis in relief operations, the Indian Navy said on Sunday, hours after Prime Minister Narendra Modi......
22:34, 2019-10-13

Fierce typhoon paralyses Tokyo, causing floods, damage across Japan One of the most powerful typhoons to ever hit Tokyo paralyzed the Japanese capital on Saturday, leaving millions confined indoors and streets deserted as fierce rain and wind killed two, flooded rivers and threatened widespread damage....
18:34, 2019-10-12

Japan rescuers wade in muddy waters to find typhoon survivors Rescue workers waded through muddy, waist-high waters on Monday searching for missing people after one of the worst typhoons to hit Japan in recent history, with rain forecast to resume later in the day....
06:00, 2019-10-14

Japan sends in thousands of troops after massive typhoon hammers Tokyo Japan sent tens of thousands of troops and rescue workers on Sunday to save stranded residents and fight floods caused by one of the worst typhoons to hit the country in recent history, which killed 18 people and briefly paralyzed Tokyo....
08:51, 2019-10-13

One killed in Japan as typhoon approaches capital, millions advised to evacuate One man was killed and more than 3 million people were advised to evacuate as a powerful typhoon bore down on the Japanese capital on Saturday, bringing with it the heaviest rain and winds in 60 years....
14:51, 2019-10-12

Japan sends in troops after massive typhoon hammers Tokyo, kills 23 Japan sent tens of thousands of troops and rescue workers on Sunday to save stranded residents and fight floods caused by one of the worst typhoons to hit the country in recent history, which killed 23 people and briefly paralyzed Tokyo....
15:51, 2019-10-13

One killed in Japan as typhoon makes landfall, millions advised to evacuate One man was killed, over 30 people were injured and more than six million people were advised to evacuate as a powerful typhoon bore down on the Japanese capital on Saturday, bringing with it the heaviest rain and winds in 60 years....
14:17, 2019-10-12

Japan Typhoon and Rugby World Cup 2019: What happens if England and Scotland fixtures are cancelled? World Rugby will hold an emergency press conference with tournament chiefs to to "provide an update relating to the anticipated impact of Typhoon Hagibis" on Thursday....
18:00, 2019-10-09

UPDATE 5-Japan sends in troops after massive typhoon hammers Tokyo, kills 23 * Risk of floods remains in low-lying areas (Updates death toll and number of missing and injured, adds new PM and Tepco quotes, paragraphs 1-2, 6-7, 12, 17)...
13:17, 2019-10-13

Rugby World Cup game featuring Canadian team cancelled due to Japan typhoon World Rugby issued a statement saying an evacuation order remained in place in the Kamaishi area and there had been landslides and flooding in the vicinity of the stadium....
03:34, 2019-10-13

Rescue workers battle mudslips, waist-high waters in typhoon-hit Japan Rescue workers waded through muddy, waist-high waters on Monday searching for missing people after one of the worst typhoons to hit Japan in recent history, as officials warned of more rain later in the day....
11:00, 2019-10-14

Japan sends in troops after deadly typhoon floods towns, threatens more damage Japan sent tens of thousands of troops and rescue workers on Sunday to save stranded residents and fight floods caused by one of the worst typhoons to hit the country in recent history....
20:34, 2019-10-13

‘Storm Area 51’: How a small Nevada town prepared for the worst “Storm Area 51” attendance peaked at 3,000, allowing authorities on Saturday to begin scaling back resources.        ...
02:00, 2019-09-22

The worst US cyclone this year may be a weak tropical storm [Updated] Enlarge / A Tuesday morning satellite image shows a broad tropical system moving toward Texas. (credit: NOAA) 1:45pm ET Update: The National Hurricane Center has upgraded the disturbance in the Gulf of Mexico to Tropical Storm Imelda. The naming of the storm, which may bring some tropical storm-fo...
02:17, 2019-09-18

Still Menaced by Flooding, Louisiana Dodges a Storm’s Worst Blows Tropical Storm Barry crept slowly northward on Sunday, soaking Louisiana with heavy rain, but fears of catastrophic flooding in the state’s biggest cities eased as the storm weakened....
04:34, 2019-07-15

Hurricane Dorian death toll 'could be staggering' An international aid effort is under way in the Bahamas to help 70,000 people who need immediate humanitarian assistance after the island nation was hit by the most devastating hurricane in its history....
10:34, 2019-09-06

Death toll from clashes at Sudan rallies climbs to 10 KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — A leading Sudanese activist says at least 10 people were killed in clashes with security forces during mass demonstrations demanding a transition to civilian rule. Nazim Sirraj told The Associated Press on Monday that three bodies were found next to a school in Omdurman, the t...
14:00, 2019-07-01

| UN calls for Libya ceasefire as death toll climbs to 1 000 The UN Security Council has called for a ceasefire in Libya as the death toll from a three-month offensive on Tripoli reached 1 000, including scores killed in an air strike that hit a detention centre for migrants....
15:00, 2019-07-06

Sudanese protesters: Death toll in military crackdown at 60 Organizers of the pro-democracy protests in Sudan say the death toll across the country since the violent dispersal of their sit-in in Khartoum earlier this week has increased to 60....
09:34, 2019-06-05

| UPDATE | Iraq protest death toll nears 100 The death toll from mass protests in Baghdad and cities across southern Iraq rose to 93 on Saturday as the unrest entered its fifth day, parliament's human rights commission said....
05:34, 2019-10-06

| DR Congo Ebola death toll passes 2 000 - official The Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo has claimed more than 2 000 lives, out of a total of 3 000 recorded cases since August last year, health officials say....
10:17, 2019-08-31

Death toll mounts in Pakistan earthquake on day of mourning The death toll has risen to at least 25 people from an earthquake that struck Pakistani Kashmir, officials said on Wednesday, as residents mourned their dead and rescue work continued....
10:34, 2019-09-25

Death toll from clashes at Sudan rallies climbs to 11 Sudanese activists say at least 11 people were killed in clashes with security forces during mass demonstrations demanding a transition to civilian rule...
00:00, 2019-07-02

Death toll jumps in southern Myanmar landslide A landslide in a village in Myanmar has left at least 53 people dead, authorities said. Monsoon rains have hammered Myanmar and other countries in the region, flooding vast swathes of land and displacing residents....
03:00, 2019-08-12

Death toll in capsized Philippine ferries climbs to 31 The death toll from the capsize of three Philippine ferries in bad weather rose to 31 on Sunday as rescuers found more bodies, a coast guard official said....
16:34, 2019-08-04

Refugee death toll tops 1,000 in Mediterranean Sea for 6th year More than 18,000 people have lost their lives in Mediterranean crossings since 2014, according to figures from both the UNHCR and the website of the UN’s International Organization for Migration....
04:34, 2019-10-02

| US death toll from vaping-related illness hits 12 Twelve people in the United States have died from vaping-related illness, health officials have said, reporting 805 cases of lung injury associated with e-cigarette use....
13:00, 2019-09-27

Death toll climbs as Iraqi protests escalate for third day Police and gunmen exchanged fire in a southern Iraqi city on Thursday killing one person, after 11 others were killed overnight as nationwide anti-government protests escalated into one of the worst security challenges in years....
15:00, 2019-10-03

European heatwave eases up as death toll hits 7 Most of the fires that had broken out Spain in recent days were stabilized, but firefighters were struggling to control a blaze in the central provinces of Toledo and Madrid that had burned more than 20 sq km since Friday....
06:17, 2019-07-01

Monsoon flooding death toll climbs to 164 in South Asia The death toll in monsoon flooding in South Asia has climbed past 160 as millions of people and animals continue to face the brunt in three countries...
16:51, 2019-07-20

'Incompetent climbers' drive Everest death toll, top mountaineer says Stepping over long-dead bodies of frozen climbers as he sought to reach the summit of Everest was something for which Nick Hollis was mentally prepared. But even this seasoned mountaineer could not have imagined there would be so many fresh ones....
12:17, 2019-06-06

Civilian death toll mounts as Syrian offensive widens Air strikes have killed more than two dozen civilians including 11 children in rebel-held northwestern Syria in the last two days in an escalation of a Russian-backed offensive, a war monitor and local activists said on Saturday....
18:34, 2019-08-17

| Second patient dies of Ebola in Uganda, as death toll climbs in DRC Uganda has recorded its second Ebola fatality since the virus spread from neighbouring DRC, where officials said a 10-month-old epidemic has now killed more than 1 400 people....
03:34, 2019-06-14

China flood death toll hits 61, 350,000 evacuated: ministry As many as 61 people have been killed and 356,000 evacuated from their homes as heavy rain and floods swept through large parts of southern and central China this week, Chinese rescue authorities said....
03:51, 2019-06-14

Dorian Death Toll in the Bahamas Is Expected to Drastically Rise Reports from the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian are dire in the Bahamas, with a death toll now at 43 and expected to increase in coming hours and days. According to CNN, hundreds of Bahamians are still missing, likely buried in rubble nearly a week after the Category 5 storm pummeled the northern Bah...
20:34, 2019-09-08

Mali’s government sharply lowers massacre death toll to 35 BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Authorities have lowered the death toll from a massacre in central Mali that has prompted fears of retaliation. Mali’s government now says 35 people died, not 95, citing the governor’s office in the Mopti region. Initial figures came from local officials who on Wednes...
17:17, 2019-06-12

Ebola death toll in east Congo outbreak climbs above 2,000 The death toll from Democratic Republic of Congo's year-long Ebola outbreak has climbed above 2,000, government data showed on Friday, as responders battle to overcome community mistrust and widespread security problems....
13:51, 2019-08-30

Death toll from India, Nepal, Bangladesh floods jumps to over 300 The death toll from severe flooding in parts of India, Nepal and Bangladesh rose to more than 300 on Monday, even as heavy rains are starting to ebb and water levels started to recede in some of the worst-affected areas....
12:17, 2019-07-22

'Staggering' death toll feared in Bahamas after Dorian's destruction Charities, government agencies and even cruise ships loaded with supplies and volunteers rushed emergency aid to the storm-ravaged Bahamas on Saturday amid fears of a "staggering" death toll left in the wake of Hurricane Dorian....
18:34, 2019-09-07

Sudan's government is minimizing the death toll in the Khartoum attack Two state agencies have a different, smaller, number of protesters killed than an independent panel’s countDeath tolls can be hard to calculate. Violence, whether it’s natural or manmade, can create chaos that makes counting difficult. And we rarely pay attention for long enough to see that those wh...
09:00, 2019-06-16

Oklahoma: two dead after possible tornado as storms death toll climbs Week of storms and flooding across southern plains statesMotel near Oklahoma City destroyed in ‘traumatic event’Officials said two people died after a possible tornado destroyed a motel and swept through a mobile home park in the Oklahoma City area. Related: Are hurricanes getting stronger – and is ...
18:17, 2019-05-26

4 Amarnath Pilgrims Die, Death Toll In This Year's Yatra Reaches 30 Four Amarnath pilgrims have died over the past 24 hours en route the holy cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas, taking the death toll in this year's pilgrimage to 30, officials said on Wednesday....
15:00, 2019-07-24

Monsoon floods wreak havoc on India, death toll up Parts of southern and western India have been hit hard by heavy torrential rain. The resulting floods and landslides have claimed many lives and forced hundreds of thousands of people to take shelter in relief camps....
20:34, 2019-08-11

'What death smells like': Dorian's toll expected to soar in Bahamas The smell of death hangs over parts of Great Abaco Island in the northern Bahamas, where relief workers on Friday sifted through the debris of shattered homes and buildings in a search expected to dramatically drive up the death toll from Hurricane Dorian....
17:34, 2019-09-06

The Latest: El Paso victim dies, raising death toll to 22 A man leaves flowers near the scene of a mass shooting at a shopping complex Sunday, Aug. 4, 2019, in El Paso, Texas. (AP Photo/John Locher) EL PASO, Texas (AP) — The Latest on a mass shooting in El Paso, Texas (all times local): 11:45 a.m. A hospital official says another victim of the weekend mass...
01:51, 2019-08-06

The Death Toll from Hurricane Dorian in the Devastated Bahamas Climbs to 20 (FREEPORT, Bahamas) — The ground crunched under Greg Alem’s feet on Wednesday as he walked over the ruins of his home, laid waste by Hurricane Dorian. He touched a splintered beam of wood and pointed to the fallen trees, overcome by memories. “We planted those trees ourselves. Ever...
22:00, 2019-09-05

Georgia man dies in Dominican Republic, bringing US death toll to at least 10 A Georgia man died in the Dominican Republic in March, adding to the list of U.S. tourists who have died in the Caribbean destination this year.       ...
06:51, 2019-07-17

| Tanzania fuel tanker blast: Death toll stands at 60 At least 62 people died and about 70 others injured in Tanzania on Saturday when a crashed tanker exploded while a crowd was trying to siphon off fuel, the police said....
03:00, 2019-08-11

Bahamas death toll 'staggering' as Hurricane Dorian hits US Hurricane Dorian, which has already devastated large parts of the Bahamas this week, has made landfall in the United States for the first time with winds of up to 90mph....
21:34, 2019-09-06

| Hungary tourist boat disaster death toll reaches 11 Hungarian police have confirmed the discovery of two more South Korean victims of a sightseeing vessel which sank in Budapest last week, raising the toll to eleven tourists killed with 17 still missing....
21:17, 2019-06-04

D-Day still takes an emotional toll on vets, 75 years on SOUTHWICK, England (AP) — The night before the D-Day landings, Leonard “Ted” Emmings and his shipmates on a Royal Navy landing craft learned their mission was to ferry 36 Canadian troops to Juno Beach, a stretch of Normandy coast fortified with artillery, mortars, mines and machine gun e...
13:51, 2019-05-30

Hurricane Dorian: death toll sure to rise as shattered Bahamians wait for aid At least 30 dead as rescuers comb islands for survivorsHomes swept away by ferocious winds of more than 200mphHurricane Dorian latest – live updatesFive days after Hurricane Dorian struck Grand Bahama and Abaco islands, causing enormous destruction and leaving at least 30 dead and hundreds missing, ...
21:34, 2019-09-06

Child dies after being left in a hot car, pushing national death toll to 19 this year The young toddler who died today in Indiana is the 19th child to die in a hot car in the United States this year, according to NoHeatStroke.Org.        ...
12:17, 2019-07-10

Indian floods see death toll reach 147, hundreds of thousands evacuated Heavy rain and landslides forced hundreds of thousands of people to take shelter in relief camps, while train services were cancelled in several flood-hit areas....
17:00, 2019-08-11

Sudan crisis: U.S. appoints envoy head as death toll climbs to 129 The United States appointed the head of a special envoy to Sudan Wednesday as opposition forces report dozens of people have been raped and over 120 people have been killed following last week's military crackdown....
08:34, 2019-06-13

US warns Turkey of red lines as Syria offensive death toll mounts Senior US official says invasion endangers allies in fight against terror as Turkish president hits back at critics of operationThe US has set down red lines for the Turkish offensive into Syria that would trigger sanctions against Ankara, including “ethnic cleansing” and indiscriminate fire directe...
02:51, 2019-10-11

Russian nuclear agency ups death toll in missile test explosion The Defense Ministry initially released a lower death toll for the accident on Thursday. Details remain sparse, and it is unclear whether or not radiation was released as a result of the explosion....
18:00, 2019-08-10

Bangladesh floods worsen after breach, death toll nears 100 in India One of Bangladesh's main rivers breached an embankment, flooding a northern district and forcing thousands from their homes, an official said on Thursday, as the toll from monsoon rains in neighboring India climbed to 97 in two flood-hit states....
17:00, 2019-07-18

Big Death Toll Feared in Kabul Bombing as Taliban Continue Talks With U.S. Insurgents said they were responsible for a large blast outside a security facility in the Afghan capital as they negotiated in Qatar with American diplomats....
12:51, 2019-08-07

Hurricane Dorian death toll at 44, but officials, residents know it will rise dramatically The grim toll of Hurricane Dorian on the Bahamas reached 44 on Sunday, according to the Caribbean nation's government, which expects the number of dead to rise....
23:34, 2019-09-09

Three more humanitarian workers killed in Syria, with civilian death toll ‘rising every day’ An attack in the south of Syria’s restive Idlib province that led to the deaths of a paramedic, an ambulance driver and a rescue worker, were added to the grim total on Thursday of more than 500 civilian fatalities documented in the country by the United Nations, over the past three and a half month...
13:00, 2019-08-16

Bahamas hurricane survivors tell of children swept away; death toll reaches 30 Richard Johnson said his six-year-old brother Adrian was just too small to withstand Hurricane Dorian. The boy was blown into churning storm surge and is among thousands of people missing, many of them children, after the worst hurricane to hit the Bahamas....
08:34, 2019-09-06

Hawaii officials raise death toll to 11 in sky-diving plane crash HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii officials raise death toll to 11 in sky-diving plane crash. The post Hawaii officials raise death toll to 11 in sky-diving plane crash appeared first on LEX18.com....
23:34, 2019-06-22

Mount Everest death toll increases to 11 after Chris Kulish dies The death toll for this year's climbing season on Mount Everest rose to 11 on Monday after a Colorado attorney died while descending from the tallest peak in the world, Nepalese tourism officials said....
00:17, 2019-05-28

Nebraska death from vaping-related illness brings national toll to 14 A Nebraska man has become the 14th person to die in the nationwide vaping-related epidemic, officials said Monday. The man, who was only identified as over 65 and from Douglas County, succumbed to a lung illness linked to e-cigarettes in May, before the multi-state outbreak was officially reported, ...
09:51, 2019-10-01

UK's pollution death toll higher than Ireland, France and Spain The UK has a higher death rate from toxic air than many European neighbours including Ireland, France and Spain, the World Health Organisation revealed today....
18:34, 2019-06-27

Nepal Floods Death Toll Reaches 67, Rainfall To Continue: Officials The death toll from the monsoon floods and landslides in Nepal has increased to 67, while 32 people were reported missing and over 40 others injured, officials said on Monday....
18:51, 2019-07-16

Two killings symbolize reach of Kashmir conflict as death toll surges More than 300 people died in the Kashmir region claimed by India and Pakistan in the first half of the year, according to previously unreported data - one of the deadliest periods in the disputed territory's recent history....
11:17, 2019-07-19

Death toll from Indian floods reaches 147, hundreds of thousands evacuated The death toll from floods in the Indian states of Karnataka, Kerala and Maharashtra rose to 147, state authorities said on Sunday, as rescue teams raced to evacuate people and waters submerged parts of a world heritage site....
17:00, 2019-08-11

Death toll climbs, unrest spreads in Iraq in days of protests Iraqi security forces opened fire on thousands of demonstrators who defied a curfew in Baghdad on Thursday and exchanged fire with gunmen in southern cities, bringing to 27 the death toll from three days of anti-government protests....
21:34, 2019-10-03

Sudan: Death toll climbs to 100 as bodies pulled from Nile after military crackdown Two days after the Sudanese military led a violent crackdown on protesters in the country's capital, over 100 people have been reported dead and 500 injured, the opposition said Wednesday....
10:34, 2019-06-06

Italy: Death toll continues to rise after migrant ship sinks in Mediterranean Twenty-two migrants have been rescued as authorities continue to search for the boat's remaining missing passengers. The vessel capsized in rough conditions on the Mediterranean Sea....
12:00, 2019-10-07

Budapest tour-boat crash: Death toll in Danube tragedy climbs to 19 The bodies of a South Korean tourist and a Hungarian crew member were found Thursday, bringing the death toll of the fatal May 29 Danube crash to 19.       ...
15:34, 2019-06-08

Utah police: death toll could rise in bus crash that killed four Chinese tourists Twelve people in hospital and all 31 people on board hurtVisitors from China had been at Zion national park in UtahFour people died on Friday after a tour bus carrying visitors from China crashed on a highway in the red-rock landscape of southern Utah.Robert Driedonks, who said he heard the crash fr...
01:00, 2019-09-22

Death toll climbs from vaping illnesses as Florida, Georgia report new fatalities Georgia and Florida health officials have both reported their first vaping-related deaths, bringing the total number of U.S. fatalities to at least 11....
00:17, 2019-09-26

Mount Everest death toll rise not solely due to overcrowding, Nepal official says A recent spike in deaths atop the tallest mountain in the world doesn't solely have to do with recent overcrowding but includes a myriad of other factors, a top official in Nepal said Sunday....
18:51, 2019-05-27

Death toll surges to 46 as Iraq unrest accelerates; cleric blames politicians The death toll from days of violent demonstrations across Iraq surged to 46 on Friday, most of them killed in the last 24 hours, as unrest rapidly accelerated and the country's most powerful cleric placed the blame squarely on politicians....
12:51, 2019-10-04

Budapest tour-boat crash: Death toll in Danube tragedy climbs to 27 Hungarian police say a South Korean woman recovered from the Danube River has been identified as the 27th fatality of the May 29 boat and cruise crash.       ...
22:51, 2019-07-06

Yet Another Person Has Died From Mystery Vaping Illness, Bringing Reported Death Toll to 7 As people continue to debate the causes of an acute lung illness linked to vaping—and the actions needed to stop it—victims are still dying. On Monday, health officials in Tulare County, California reported that a resident died after developing lung injuries linked to vaping. The death marks the sev...
08:17, 2019-09-18

British climber dies on Everest as death toll of climbers in Nepal reaches 18 A British climber too weak to descend from Mount Everest died on Saturday, officials said, the eighth climber to die on the world’s tallest mountain and the 18th in Nepal's Himalayas during the current climbing season....
17:51, 2019-05-25

As vape lung death toll mounts, CDC investigators warn against ‘informal’ THC sources At least a dozen people have died of an acute lung condition related to vaping, and while officials aren’t ready to pin it on any one chemical or brand, they are warning that many of the patients reported buying THC cartridges from “informal sources” — which is to say off the stree...
03:17, 2019-09-28

Death toll in hotel attack in Somalia's Kismayo jumps to 26: regional president Islamist gunmen killed 26 people, including Kenyans, Americans, a Briton and Tanzanians, when they stormed a hotel in Somalia's southern port city of Kismayo, a regional state president said on Saturday, the deadliest day in the city since insurgents were driven out in 2012....
14:00, 2019-07-13

Death toll climbs to 8, hundreds injured in Indonesian post-election riots The death toll rose to eight following days of rioting in the Indonesian capital as police and supporters of a failed presidential candidate clashed, authorities said....
11:34, 2019-05-24

Japan's Nikkei rises as Wall St hits record highs, Advantest rallies The Nikkei share average made modest gains on Thursday after Wall Street rose overnight to record highs, as investors in Japan showed retraint ahead of policy decisions by the European Central Bank later in the day and the Federal Reserve next week....
05:17, 2019-07-25

Death roll rises to 100 as bodies found in Nile The death toll from Monday's attack on the sit-in of Sudan's pro-democracy protesters has risen to 100, after 40 bodies were recovered from the River Nile, according to the Central Committee of Sudan Doctors (CCSD)....
11:01, 2019-06-10

As death count rises in 2 US shootings, a familiar aftermath People attend a vigil for victims of Saturday’s mass shooting at a shopping complex Sunday, Aug. 4, 2019, in El Paso, Texas. (AP Photo/John Locher) Families are planning funerals, politicians are pointing fingers and the death toll is rising as the U.S. reels from twin mass shootings. Thirty-o...
01:51, 2019-08-06

Sudan opposition rejects military chief's offer of talks as death toll hits 60 Sudan's military rulers offered an unconditional resumption of talks with opposition groups on Wednesday, two days after security forces mounted a deadly raid on a protest camp, but the opposition rejected the invitation....
17:17, 2019-06-05

Death toll climbs as Iraq unrest hits Baghdad's volatile Sadr City At least 15 people were killed in clashes between Iraqi security forces and protesters overnight in Baghdad's Sadr City district as violence from a week-long nationwide uprising swept through the vast, poor swathe of the capital for the first time....
15:34, 2019-10-07

Costa Rica Confirms 2 More Suspected Alcohol Poisoning Deaths, Raising Death Toll to 25 Costa Rica’s Ministry of Health has confirmed two new deaths due to suspected methanol poisoning, raising the number of people believed to have recently died consuming tainted alcohol in the Central American country to 25. The agency said in a press release that one person died in Santa B&aacu...
20:34, 2019-08-19

Turkey bombards Syrian Kurdish militia, thousands flee as death toll mounts Turkish warplanes and artillery hit Kurdish militia targets in northeast Syria on the third day of an offensive that has killed hundreds of people, forced tens of thousands to flee and turned Washington's establishment against President Donald Trump....
10:17, 2019-10-11

Bahamas says 2,500 missing after Dorian; prime minister warns death toll to rise 'significantly' Some 2,500 people are still listed as missing in the Bahamas more than a week after Hurricane Dorian pummeled the Caribbean island chain, although that number may include evacuees who fled to shelters, authorities said on Wednesday....
04:34, 2019-09-12

Hurricane Dorian: Bahamas death toll expected to rise as thousands remain missing As the UN and other aid partners respond to huge humanitarian needs in the hurricane-struck northern Bahamas, latest reports indicate that the death toll is likely to increase substantially, the head of an emergency medical relief team said on Friday....
20:00, 2019-09-06

Bahamas say 2,500 people missing after Hurricane Dorian, death toll 'expected to significantly increase' More than a week after Hurricane Dorian ripped through the Bahamas, claiming 50 lives, officials said Wednesday that an estimated 2,500 people are still missing. ...
21:51, 2019-09-12

Over 400,000 advised to evacuate as storm bears down on Japan Heavy rains lashed parts of western Japan on Thursday as tropical storm Krosa bore down on the country, forcing the cancellations of hundreds of flights and trains as authorities advised more than 400,000 people to evacuate....
06:34, 2019-08-15

More elephants found dead at Thai waterfall after herd falls trying to save calf; death toll at 11 The carcasses of five more elephants were discovered in Thailand downstream from a waterfall known as the Ravine of Hell, where six other elephants plummeted to their deaths over the weekend, officials said Tuesday....
20:17, 2019-10-08

Danube River crash was cruise-ship captain's second accident of 2019; death toll up to 17 Only seven people, all from the 33-member tourist group, are known to have survived the May 29 catastrophe in Budapest.        ...
06:17, 2019-06-07

Iraqi security forces accused of firing on anti-government protesters as death toll mounts At least seven anti-government demonstrators were killed in Iraq Sunday amid ongoing clashes between protesters and security forces that have left more than 100 dead and thousands more wounded....
16:00, 2019-10-07

Search continues for 4-year-old swept away in flooded creek; death toll from severe weather climbs to 9 _____ A search is underway for a 4-year-old boy in Indiana who was swept away by strong currents in a flooded creek. Meanwhile, in Missouri, the bodies of a man and a woman were discovered Friday in a submerged vehicle near the Mississippi River, bringing the death toll to nine after storms that hav...
23:17, 2019-05-25

Iraqi police fire on protesters as anti-government unrest grows, death toll passes 100 BAGHDAD — At least eight people were killed in new clashes between Iraqi security forces and anti-government protesters on Sunday, the sixth day of unrest in which the death toll has now passed 100 and more than 6,000 have been wounded. The eight were killed in eastern Baghdad, police sources ...
23:34, 2019-10-06

Budapest tour-boat crash: Cruise-ship captain released on bail; death toll up to 25 Meanwhile, the body of another South Korean tourist was recovered from the Danube, raising the death toll in the May 29 boat collision crash up to 25.       ...
16:34, 2019-06-13

Japan mourns after the worst mass killing in two decades claims 33 lives in arson attack Animation fans and Kyoto residents gathered at the site of Japan's worst mass killing in 18 years on Friday, offering flowers and prayers for the 33 people who died in an arson attack on an animation studio in the city....
08:17, 2019-07-19

German Unemployment Rises for the First Time in Five Years Germany’s jobless rate climbed unexpectedly in May, the first increase in more than five years, in a sign that a recent slowdown in growth is spreading further through Europe’s largest economy....
05:34, 2019-05-30

Gold rises to $1,500 an ounce for first time in six years Rise comes amid concerns over US-China trade conflict and European marketsThe price of gold has risen to $1,500 an ounce (£1,234.45 at market rates on Wednesday) for the first time in six years as investors seek shelter in low-risk assets amid concerns about the global economy.The spot gold price ro...
22:17, 2019-08-07

Nearly 600,000 advised to evacuate as storm makes landfall on Japan Heavy rains lashed parts of western Japan on Thursday as tropical storm Krosa made landfall, forcing the cancellation of hundreds of flights and trains as authorities advised more than half a million people to evacuate....
14:00, 2019-08-16

Japan urges more than 300,000 to evacuate as storm Krosa nears Japan advised more than 300,000 people to evacuate their homes on Wednesday and airlines canceled hundreds of scheduled flights as a tropical storm bore down on the archipelago, public broadcaster NHK said....
14:00, 2019-08-16

Sardinia hit by worst locust invasion for 70 years Swarms of locusts have destroyed crops and infested houses on the Italian island of Sardinia in the worst such invasion in 70 years, agricultural association Coldiretti said on Tuesday....
16:17, 2019-06-11

Rupee Set For Worst Monthly Loss In 6 Years Weak fundamentals aside, the currency is also in a seasonally weak month. The rupee has slid an average 2.3 per cent in August over the past nine years, data compiled by Bloomberg show. Yet this time,......
05:34, 2019-08-28

4 Your Health: National death roll rises to 9 in vaping-related deaths (NBC News)- A ninth person has died from a severe lung illness linked to vaping. Kansas officials say the male patient was over 50-years-old and had underlying health conditions. This is the second vaping-related death in that state. According to the CDC, at least 530 cases have been reported in 38...
03:17, 2019-09-25

Neil deGrasse Tyson criticised for response to mass shootings comparing gun massacre deaths to death toll from flu US celebrity astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson has apologised for a tweet in which he compared the number of people killed in gun massacres with that of people killed by flu....
22:34, 2019-08-05

Sudanese medical group says 40 bodies pulled from the Nile River, raising death toll in military’s crackdown to 100 KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Sudanese medical group says 40 bodies pulled from the Nile River, raising death toll in military’s crackdown to 100. The post Sudanese medical group says 40 bodies pulled from the Nile River, raising death toll in military’s crackdown to 100 appeared first on LEX18...
17:51, 2019-06-05

Displaced persons: 2019 will be one of the worst years on record Natural disasters have already forced 7 million people from their homes in 2019. Experts expect the number to triple by the end of the year as mass displacement becomes "the norm."...
02:34, 2019-09-14

This was the worst week for mortgage rates in 3 years – and it may be just the beginning The average rate on the 30-year fixed is now 13 basis points higher than it was on Monday and 29 basis points higher than its last low on September 4th, according to Mortgage News Daily....
16:51, 2019-09-13

UN chief says UN facing worst cash crisis in nearly 10 years Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says the United Nations is facing its “worst cash crisis” in nearly a decade because 64 of its 193 members have not paid their annual dues — including the United States which is the U.N.’s largest contributor...
21:51, 2019-10-08

UK economy under worst strain for seven years as car sales slump Figures expected to confirm fall in GDP as Brexit hits automotive and service sectorsThe British economy is showing the greatest signs of strain for seven years amid a continued decline in car sales and as the service sector struggles to grow with Brexit looming.According to the latest snapshot from...
06:51, 2019-08-06

Oil just had its worst day in years—here's how experts are playing energy stocks Oil prices tanked Thursday after the Trump administration threatened further tariffs on Chinese goods, but some experts still see opportunity in the space....
07:01, 2019-08-02

Worst invasion of locusts in 60 years hits Sardinia The plague has been described as the worst of its kind in six decades. Vegetation has been severely hit and the industry fears it may be too late to save this year's crop....
17:17, 2019-06-11

METALS-Copper prices set for worst quarter in over three years Copper prices marked time on Friday but were on track for their weakest quarterly performance since the end of 2015, weighed down by demand fears from the U.S.-China trade war....
10:00, 2019-06-28

Sportwatch: Wallaroos v Japan, Storm v Sharks, Cats v Saints, and more - live! Updates on a busy day of sport across AustraliaAny thoughts? Get in touch on email or tweet @rrjparkin 8.25am BST They hung tough for long periods in the first half, Japan, but the lengthy absence of competitive international rugby fixtures eventually came to cost them in a second half where the Wal...
09:51, 2019-07-13

Japan braces for tropical storm Krosa in peak holiday season Japan braced on Tuesday for a tropical storm set to dump heavy rains on western parts of the country, threatening to snarl road, rail and air links during the busy summer holidays....
14:51, 2019-08-13

Japan advises mass evacuations as powerful storm Krosa looms The tropical storm has forced the cancellations of hundreds of flights and trains in Japan, and the government has warned more than 400,000 to prepare to evacuate. The travel chaos comes amid peak tourism season....
08:34, 2019-08-15

Deutsche Bank posts worst quarterly loss in four years German lender counts cost of plan to cut 18,000 jobs as it records €3.1bn shortfallDeutsche Bank has made its biggest quarterly loss in four years as it counts the costs of plans to reduce its global workforce by 18,000.The German lender made a €3.1bn (£2.8bn) net loss in the second quarter, driven ...
18:51, 2019-07-24

Singapore smog worst in three years as forest fires rage Singapore's air quality deteriorated to "unhealthy" levels on Saturday for the first time in three years, data from the National Environment Agency (NEA) showed, threatening to deepen a regional dispute over forest fires....
14:00, 2019-09-14

Real Madrid defence under the spotlight after worst pre-season in 39 years Real Madrid finally won a game of football on Wednesday. Zinedine Zidane's side beat Fenerbahce 5-3 in the Audi Cup in Munich and on July 31 had their first victory across 90 minutes this summer....
17:34, 2019-08-02

Apple had the worst first quarter in European smartphone market in five years While Apple's hardship in markets like China and India has been well-documented and much discussed in the last year or so, tracking a worrying trend of declining sales numbers and stagnant profits, the International Data Corporation (IDC) is out today with a report that sheds light on the company's ...
14:51, 2019-06-12

M&M Profit Drops On Worst Quarter For Passenger Vehicles In 18 Years M&M sold 1,23,690 units of passenger vehicles in quarter ended June 30, down 5.2% from 1,30,484 passenger vehicles sold in the same period last year....
13:17, 2019-08-07

Ole Gunnar Solskjær backs his players despite worst start in 30 years • Solskjær: ‘This is a steep learning curve for us’• Unai Emery supportive of Granit Xhaka after United goalOle Gunnar Solskjær insisted he was still confident of Manchester United having a successful year after a 1-1 draw with Arsenal condemned the 20-times Premier League champions to their worst s...
03:51, 2019-10-01

Real estate in the Hamptons had its worst spring quarter in 8 years Real estate sales and prices in the Hamptons fell in the second quarter, marking a year and a half of declines, according to Douglas Elliman and Miller Samuel....
20:17, 2019-07-31

Manufacturing in worst decline for six years as economy fears deepen Britain's manufacturing sector suffered its worst month since 2013 in June as it endured a hangover from Brexit stockpiling earlier in the year, according to new figures....
16:17, 2019-07-01

The worst Emmys looks of the past 5 years, from Reese Witherspoon, Heidi Klum and more The Emmy Awards are around the corner! We've rounded up some of the worst looks from the past five years, including Heidi Klum and Reese Witherspoon.        ...
20:51, 2019-09-13

METALS-Copper set for worst quarter in 3-1/2 years ahead of Trump-Xi meeting Copper prices edged higher on Friday but were on track for their weakest quarterly performance since the end of 2015, weighed down by demand fears from the U.S.-China trade war....
10:17, 2019-06-28

London stock market rallies after worst outage in eight years - as it happened London traders were unable to buy and sell shares in Britain’s top companies this morning, as unexplained glitch strikes the CityLatest: Trading underway, after longest glitch since 2011BREAKING: Trading glitch hits London Stock ExchangeSecond outage in 14 monthsThird major UK systems failure this m...
22:34, 2019-08-16

Worst United team in years! - Solskjaer’s side torn into by Owen "Michael Owen has torn into Ole Gunnar Solskjaer\u0027s Manchester United side, labelling them the worst in years. United have yet to hit their stride this season."...
20:00, 2019-10-04

Florida man becomes fifth death linked to Tropical Storm Imelda Jefferson County spokeswoman Allison Getz said Saturday that 52-year-old Mark Dukaj, of Florida, was found dead Thursday in his stranded pickup truck....
08:00, 2019-09-22

UPDATE 1-Temasek portfolio rises at slowest pace in 3 years, cautious on outlook Singapore's Temasek Holdings reported the smallest rise in its portfolio value in three years as declines in key bank stock holdings weighed, and the state investor said it had tempered its pace of investments....
10:34, 2019-07-09

Pittsburgh Steelers' Chris Boswell received death threats after worst season of his career, teammate says Pittsburgh Steelers kicker Chris Boswell received death threats as he put together one of the worst seasons of his career, his teammate said Thursday....
12:17, 2019-10-12

David Duval posts worst score on one hole in 69 years at British Open David Duval shot the highest score on one hole at British Open in 69 years Thursday -- a 14 -- during the opening round at Royal Portbush in Ireland....
23:17, 2019-07-18

Hong Kong faces worst crisis in 20 years, senior Chinese official says A senior Chinese official said Wednesday that Hong Kong is facing its worst crisis in more than 20 years after months of frequently violent protests that started over a now-suspended controversial extradition law....
15:17, 2019-08-07

The 5 worst challenges facing parents of teens today that weren't relevant 20 years ago kikovic/Shutterstock Parenting a teenager has long been a challenging task. There are numerous cultural touchstones devoted to it. But within the past 20 years, new challenges have arisen that parents are still figuring out how to navigate. From rising college costs to fake news, parents should be ...
20:51, 2019-09-17

Friday's Daily Brief: Desertification summit, Dorian death toll rising, UN project eases Mali tensions, Yemen funding crisis, hope for Cameroon A recap of Friday’s main stories: Desertification solutions can ease other world woes; Dorian death toll expected to rise; UN moves to ease communal tensions in Mali; Yemen funding crisis threatens reproductive health nationwide; special report on countering terror in Cameroon....
05:00, 2019-09-07

Hurricane Dorian: Eight-year-old boy becomes first confirmed death as storm batters Bahamas An eight-year-old boy has drowned in the Bahamas, becoming the first recorded victim of the most powerful storm to hit the Caribbean islands since records began....
17:51, 2019-09-02

Rising death toll, police video and 'hundreds' saved: The aftermath of the El Paso, Dayton shootings President Donald Trump's remarks, victim updates and more news Monday on the El Paso and Dayton shootings.        ...
23:17, 2019-08-05

Recent storm reveals ancient trees that are more than 4,500 years old A recent storm and low-tides have re-revealed these prehistoric trees which died over 4,500 years ago. Buzz60’s Mercer Morrison has the story.        ...
16:17, 2019-05-22

Texas governor signs $1.6B storm plan 2 years after Harvey HOUSTON (AP) — Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has signed a $1.6 billion storm and flood resilience plan nearly two years after Hurricane Harvey battered parts of the state. Abbott signed the bill Thursday in Houston, where the Category 4 hurricane dumped more than 50 inches (130 centimeters) of rain. Harvey...
20:17, 2019-06-13

Authorities confirm fifth death linked to Tropical Storm Imelda as Texas floodwaters recede A fifth death has been linked to the devastating east Texas floods produced by Tropical Storm Imelda, one of the wettest tropical cyclones in U.S. history....
22:34, 2019-09-21

75 years after Iwo Jima, US Marines storm 'Pacific' island with Japanese forces Three-quarters of a century ago they fought each other in a Pacific War of almost unbridled brutality. Now, U.S. Marines and Japan's new island-hopping troops are storming beaches together in military exercises....
19:51, 2019-07-31

North Korean families facing deep ‘hunger crisis’ after worst harvest in 10 years, UN food assessment shows More than 10 million North Koreans are suffering “severe food shortages” after the worst harvest in a decade, according to a United Nations food security assessment released on Friday....
17:51, 2019-05-21

Japan's Getting Its First Aircraft Carriers In 75 Years, But U.S. Marines Will Fly From Them First Japan, which at the start of World War II was the proprietor of the world’s mightiest aircraft carrier fleet, is getting back into the naval aviation game after decades. Under pressure to counter a growing Chinese navy and air force, the island country is planning to convert two “helicopter destroye...
04:17, 2019-09-25

Instant View: China second quarter GDP rises 6.2% year-on-year, slowest in at least 27 years China's second-quarter economic growth slowed to its weakest pace in at least 27 years, in line with expectations, as demand at home and abroad cooled in the face of a bruising trade war with the United States....
07:17, 2019-07-15

Japan resumes commercial whaling for first time in 30 years Fishermen set sail to hunt whales on Monday after country’s withdrawal from International Whaling CommissionJapanese fishermen have set sail to hunt whales commercially for the first time in more than three decades, following Tokyo’s controversial decision to withdraw from the International Whaling ...
04:34, 2019-07-01

Japan resumes commercial whaling after 30 years -- despite low demand Japanese whalers – with their harpoons concealed beneath tarpaulin – left the port cities of Kushiro and Shimonoseki on Monday for the first commercial whale hunt in more than three decades....
08:51, 2019-07-02

Ships set off in Japan's first commercial whale hunt in more than 30 years Five small ships sailed out of harbor on Monday in Japan's first commercial whale hunt in more than three decades, a move that has aroused global condemnation and fears for the fate of whales....
10:17, 2019-07-01

After 30 years, Japan prepares to resume commercial whaling Fishermen in remote Pacific port plan to depart for hunt on Monday, despite global outcryOn Monday morning, after a short ceremony to pray for a bountiful catch and safety at sea, five ships will slip out of a port in northern Japan to hunt whales for profit for the first time in more than 30 years....
04:34, 2019-06-28

MIDEAST STOCKS-Trade war rattles Gulf stocks, Qatar slips to worst day in two years Gulf stock markets tumbled on Monday and Qatar suffered its biggest single-day loss as a new war of trade between the United States and China drove investors towards safer assets. Investors are also cas...
16:51, 2019-08-05

Japan publicly tests missile interceptor for first time in 6 years For the first time in six years, Japan's military conducted a missile interceptor drill, in public, in Tokyo Wednesday, following a series of nearly a dozen defense tests in recent months by the regime in North Korea....
21:00, 2019-10-09

SoftBank reportedly accelerates Japan’s 5G network plans by 2 years Japan's top carriers appear to be moving up their 5G rollout timetables, with an eye to more quickly increasing coverage throughout the island nation.Read More...
21:51, 2019-09-17

First whales caught as Japan resumes commercial hunt after 30 years A small Japanese fleet caught their first whales on Monday in Japan's first commercial hunt in more than three decades, a move that has aroused global condemnation and fears for the fate of whales....
14:17, 2019-07-01

74 years after Hiroshima and Nagasaki, nuke worries still haunt Japan Nearly three-quarters of a century after the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan, once again faces a nuclear threat, this time from neighboring North Korea....
22:51, 2019-08-09

Monsoon 2019 roars back for some TUCSON – It didn’t rain for most of Tucson, but a severe storm impacted Marana and Oro Valley Wednesday evening. Damaging winds knocked out power to thousands, flipped over a semi along I-10 in Marana and toppled large trees and power lines around 6pm Wednesday. Courtesy of Preston Wilso...
10:51, 2019-07-25

'Kai the Hitchhiker' gets 57 years for beating man to death A man who gained internet fame as "Kai the Hatchet-Wielding Hitchhiker" has been sentenced to 57 years in prison for the beating death of a New Jersey man....
23:17, 2019-05-30

Tucson mom gets 25 years in death of 4-year-old son TUCSON – A Tucson mother who pleaded guilty to killing her 4-year-old son was sentenced Monday to 25 years in prison. In November 2015, Ashley Castro was arrested after her son, Ezekiel Castro, died from extremely high levels of sodium at the hospital. Investigators say he was admitted to Banner- Un...
23:17, 2019-09-30

Japan Volcano Erupts For First Time In 4 Years, Alert Level Raised A volcano near Tokyo has erupted for the first time in four years, throwing ash and smoke nearly two kilometres into the sky and sparking warnings not to approach the mountain....
15:17, 2019-08-08

Bahamas braces for hit as Hurricane Dorian roars toward US The sounds of hammers banging into plywood and cash registers dinging are echoing across the Bahamas as the archipelago southeast of Florida rushed to prepare for a dangerous Hurricane Dorian...
04:34, 2019-08-31

Roars for Rory: McIlroy wins FedEx Cup, $15M Rory McIlroy won his second FedEx Cup -- and a record $15 million prize -- with a final-round 66 at East Lake to set the PGA Tour single-season earnings record....
00:17, 2019-08-26

Man gets 35 years in Chicago dispatcher’s shooting death CHICAGO (AP) — A man convicted of murder last year in the death of a Chicago dispatcher who wasn’t the intended target has been sentenced to 35 years in prison. Yvonne Nelson had just stepped out of a coffee shop near Chicago Police Department headquarters when Javion Harris shot her in May 20...
03:51, 2019-06-21

The Latest: Phoenix man get 20 years in girlfriend’s death PHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on the sentencing of a Phoenix man in killing of his girlfriend (all times local): 12:15 p.m. A Phoenix has been sentenced to 20 years in state prison for killing his girlfriend, and another seven years for an unrelated conviction for aggravated assault. Maricopa County Sup...
03:51, 2019-06-01

Queens mom gets 4 to 12 years for death of 1-year-old daughter The Queens mom who pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the death of her 1-year-old daughter was sentenced to 4 to 12 years in prison on Thursday. Tina Torabi, 30, was arrested Oct. 3 after cops found daughter Elaina unresponsive with bruises to her head, law enforcement sources told The Post at the ti...
04:17, 2019-07-19

Emperor Naruhito voices 'deep remorse' 74 years after Japan's WWII surrender Japanese Emperor Naruhito apologized and expressed deep sorrow to the world Thursday on the 74th anniversary of Tokyo's surrender to Allied forces during World War II....
12:34, 2019-08-16

"Worth Waiting For 31 Years": Japan Whalers Bring Ashore 27 Feet Catch It was a catch three decades in the making, and when the Japanese whalers brought ashore one of their first minke after the resumption of commercial hunting, the moment was marked with ceremony....
18:34, 2019-07-01

In warming West, Rio Grande roars back to life, for now After years of drought, no one in Rio Grande County, Colorado, can remember the last time their namesake river was closed to the public because it was running too high....
20:51, 2019-06-20

'The Lion King' roars into Disney realm of animals just like us The new "The Lion King" hews closely to the original, standing apart with its visual realism, using computer animation to approximate the look of a nature documentary. Yet amid a golden age of that genre, as the Disney blockbuster heads toward a big opening weekend, it also reminds us how talking an...
20:34, 2019-07-18

Serena Williams Roars Back Into the U.S. Open Final Williams easily defeated Elina Svitolina in a semifinal and will seek her record-tying 24th Grand Slam singles title on Saturday against Bianca Andreescu....
09:00, 2019-09-06

The monsoon takes a snooze while the heat roars back TUCSON – Saturday’s soaking rains were nice while they lasted, but get ready for a persistent period of storm-free skies. And oh, by the way, the heat is making a comeback. So long non-soon, the heat is making a comeback. #AZwx #KVOAwx pic.twitter.com/p0D0Y96vtE — Matt Brode (@mattbrode...
23:34, 2019-08-13

MLB playoff race depends on who plays worst of the worst VSiN wants baseball futures investors to make smart bets. With a new week of the pennant chase about to begin, let’s check in on how many “gift” games remain for American League contenders against distant also-rans. We’ve isolated the Orioles, Blue Jays, Tigers, Royals, White Sox and Mariners as the...
20:00, 2019-08-12

Japan resumes commercial whaling for the first time in 31 years as boats leave ports for hunts TOKYO (AP) — Japan resumes commercial whaling for the first time in 31 years as boats leave ports for hunts. The post Japan resumes commercial whaling for the first time in 31 years as boats leave ports for hunts appeared first on LEX18.com....
07:01, 2019-07-01

Five Years After Michael Brown’s Death, His Father Wants a New Investigation The death of Michael Brown Jr. set into motion profound changes in policing, race relations and society that continue to reverberate. “We’re not stopping until we get justice,” his father said....
04:34, 2019-08-10

Mandy Moore Remembers "Best Hugs" From Ex DJ AM 10 Years After His Death 10 years after DJ AM's untimely death, Mandy Moore continues to miss her ex-boyfriend daily. It's been a decade to the day since the 36-year-old DJ, née Adam Goldstein, was......
06:34, 2019-08-29

3 years after his death, Leonard Cohen has a new album coming out It looks like no musical artist is free from the pressures of continuing to release new albums even after they’ve died, with Adam Cohen, son of legendary singer/songwriter Leonard Cohen, announcing that he, some producers, and some other artists—including Damien Rice, Leslie Feist, Richard Reed Parr...
22:17, 2019-09-22

Fans mark 10 years since Michael Jackson's death Michael Jackson fans continue to grieve the loss of the "King of Pop." Claims of child molestation have marred the singer's legacy and raise questions about how to remember him....
22:51, 2019-06-27

Abel Cedeno gets 14 years for stabbing classmate to death A Bronx teen convicted of stabbing his high school classmate to death and injuring another was sentenced to 14 years in prison on Tuesday — as he apologized for the “damage” he caused. Abel Cedeno, 19, was handed the sentence by Judge Michael Gross in a packed Bronx Supreme Court courtro...
19:00, 2019-09-10

Pain of Thurman Munson’s death still can be felt 40 years later Across the years, I have heard so many stories so eerily similar to this one. We should never pretend the death of an athlete has anything close to the historical meaning of the death of a president, but I wasn’t alive on Nov. 22, 1963. I don’t have that horror frozen in my brain, as......
06:34, 2019-08-02

Angola Ex-Rebel Leader Reburied 17 Years After Death Thousands of supporters of Angola's former rebel leader Jonas Savimbi rallied for his public reburial on Saturday, 17 years after he was killed by troops in a shootout that marked the end of the......
04:51, 2019-06-02

Hurricane Dorian roars toward Florida as state of emergency declared Hurricane Dorian is moving through the Caribbean and is expected to bring heavy rains to the Bahamas, Florida and the southeast U.S. by this coming weekend, the National Weather Service said, urging people in its potential path to start preparing....
09:34, 2019-08-29

Double bogey derails Woods as Rose roars into contention Tiger Woods' challenge at the Memorial tournament in Ohio suffered a blow in the second round on Friday with a late double bogey that left him seven strokes off the lead while Justin Rose shot a best of the day 63 to haul himself back into contention....
03:00, 2019-06-01

Sheryl Crow recalls Woodstock '99 was the 'single worst gig,' 20 years later On the 20th anniversary of Woodstock '99, Sheryl Crow is remembering it as the 'single worst gig' of her career.        ...
00:34, 2019-07-25

5 things that have changed since Michael Jackson's death 10 years ago Michael Jackson died on June 25, 2009, at his home in Los Angeles of a drug overdose administered by his doctor.        ...
01:34, 2019-06-28

Minnesota ex-officer gets 12-1/2 years for Australian woman's shooting death A former Minneapolis police officer was sentenced to 12-1/2 years in prison on Friday for the fatal shooting of an Australian woman nearly two years ago after she had called police to report a possible sexual assault....
19:51, 2019-06-07

The death of journalism? Here's how many newspapers have shut down in past 15 years Bad news for print media: Over 2,000 newspapers have closed since 2004, a staggering figure for the journalism industry.        ...
20:51, 2019-07-24

Body of Etienne Tshisekedi returns to Congo two years after death The body of Congo's longstanding opposition figurehead and statesman Etienne Tshisekedi arrived home on Thursday to a packed and emotional welcome after a two-year wait in a Belgian morgue because of a ban on his return....
01:17, 2019-05-31

Napoleon’s bronze death mask still shrouded in mystery almost 200 years later A mysterious bronze death mask of French Emperor Napoleon offers a macabre glimpse into his death in exile on the remote Atlantic island of St. Helena....
04:51, 2019-08-14

Man who knifed DC jogger to death in random attack sentenced to 30 years The man who randomly knifed a Washington, DC woman to death while she was out on a run near her home last September was sentenced to 30 years in prison on Friday, a report said. Anthony Crawford, 24, pleaded guilty in June to stabbing 35-year-old Wendy Martinez to death while she was out on a......
09:34, 2019-09-14

Man who threw ‘death party’ for wife sentenced to 3 years in prison A Minnesota man who threw his ailing wife a drug-fueled “death party” has been sentenced to three years behind bars after copping to a plea deal, according to a report. Duane Arden Johnson, 59, who pleaded guilty to criminal neglect in June, was sentenced Monday in a plea deal approved by Judge Robe...
16:51, 2019-08-13

Johanna Konta roars back to knock Sloane Stephens out of Wimbledon • British No 1 beats No 9 seed 3-6, 6-4, 6-1• Konta will face No 6 seed Petra Kvitova in fourth roundThere was a time, not long ago, when it seemed as if Johanna Konta did not have a plan B. If plan A worked, she was a threat; if not, then things were not going to go well. Under the guidance of the ...
01:00, 2019-07-07

As it eyes options for its home field, Spirit roars to a win at Maryland SoccerPlex The Spirit is considering playing more games at Audi Field and was pitched to play at Segra Field in Leesburg, but the venue in Boyds rocked during the team's late comeback Saturday....
01:34, 2019-10-02

UPDATE 1-U.S.-based equity ETFs attract $8.8 bln as bull market roars on Investors took advantage of soaring stock markets, putting $8.8 billion to work in U.S.-based equity exchange-traded funds in the week ended Wednesday, according to Refinitiv's Lipper data on Thursday....
06:00, 2019-07-19

Minnesota ex-officer gets 12-1/2 years in prison for Australian woman's shooting death A former Minneapolis police officer was sentenced to 12-1/2 years in prison on Friday for the fatal shooting of an Australian woman nearly two years ago after she had called police to report a possible sexual assault....
00:00, 2019-06-08

Four Years After Beau Biden’s Death, His Father Bonds With Voters in Pain As Joe Biden runs for president, there is evidence that his family tragedies have helped him form connections with voters grappling with their own grief....
16:17, 2019-05-30

British sailor jailed for eight years in US after honeymoon boat death of wife Lewis Bennett, 42, sentenced for death of Isabella Hellmann, 41, after yacht sinkingA newlywed British-Australian sailor whose wife died after their yacht sank off the coast of Cuba during a honeymoon trip has been jailed for eight years in the US for her manslaughter.Lewis Bennett, 42, was sentence...
09:51, 2019-05-29

Lea Michele and Her Glee Co-Stars Remember Cory Monteith 6 Years After His Death It's been six years since Cory Monteith's death. On Saturday, Lea Michele took to Twitter to pay tribute to her late Glee co-star. "The light always remains,"......
13:17, 2019-07-14

Looking back at boxing legend, international icon Muhammad Ali, 3 years after his death Monday marks three years since the death of boxing legend and humanitarian icon Muhammad Ali. We take a look back.        ...
16:51, 2019-06-03

Elephant Man’s newly discovered grave gets official plaque more than 100 years after his death Officials in the U.K. have placed a plaque at the newly discovered gravesite of Joseph Merrick, who is known as the "Elephant Man," more than a century after he died...
03:01, 2019-05-29

Five years after Eric Garner's death, prosecutors in New York to update on case Federal prosecutors in New York on Tuesday were due to meet with the family of Eric Garner, a black man who died in 2014 at the hands of a New York police officer and whose death played a key role in mobilizing the Black Lives Matter movement....
15:51, 2019-07-16

| 'Lion' Nadal roars into US Open semis chasing 19th Slam title Rafael Nadal, called a "lion" by his latest victim and "the greatest fighter ever" by his next opponent, stalks his 19th Grand Slam title in the US Open semi-finals....
19:34, 2019-09-05

Beyonce leads red carpet stars as 'The Lion King' roars back to life Beyonce led the stars behind the voices of "The Lion King" down the red carpet on Tuesday at the world premiere of the remake of the 1994 Disney movie which uses computer-generated imagery to bring a realistic look to Pride Rock....
12:00, 2019-07-10

Connecticut reports its first death from Eastern equine encephalitis in years as the outbreak grows A Connecticut resident infected with Eastern equine encephalitis has died in the state's first fatality from the disease since 2013, health officials said....
01:34, 2019-09-23

50 years ago, Ted Kennedy veered off a Chappaquiddick bridge and caused a woman's death Sen. Edward M. Kennedy's sedan veered off a bridge on Chappaquiddick Island and plunged into a pond 50 years ago Thursday.        ...
19:34, 2019-07-16

Ivy League killer Thomas Gilbert Jr. gets 30 years to life in shooting death of millionaire dad The sentence followed an emotional address from his mother, Shelley Gilbert, in which she begged Manhattan supreme court judge Melissa Jackson to show her son mercy and leniency....
05:17, 2019-09-28

Chester Bennington's widow Talinda announces engagement two years after his death Talinda, the widow of Linkin Park's Chester Bennington, has found love again, taking to Instagram to announce she's engaged to her "angel on earth."        ...
02:34, 2019-09-08

Gold rises, Silver rises The May gold contract on the New York Mercantile Exchange closed today at $1,284.80an ounce — up $11.20. The current silver contract on the “NYMEX” closed at $14.58 an ounce — up 16 cents. The post Gold rises, Silver rises appeared first on LEX18.com....
22:17, 2019-05-23

O.J. Simpson trial 25 years later: brother’s death steered Kim Goldman toward life of service Kim Goldman, sibling of Ron, has turned the agony of the trial into a career in helping troubled teens and crime victims' rights groups.        ...
03:00, 2019-06-11

Saoirse Kennedy Hill Opened Up About Suicide, Depression and Sexual Assault 3 Years Before Death The Kennedy family has been struck by another tragedy. Robert F. Kennedy's granddaughter Saoirse Kennedy Hill has died at 22 years old. The daughter of Courtney Kennedy Hill and Paul......
20:17, 2019-08-02

Forty years ago today, BusinessWeek ran a famous cover story declaring “The Death of Equities.” Forty years ago today, BusinessWeek ran a famous cover story declaring “The Death of Equities.” Since then, equities have risen by 7,000%. That’s “kind of embarrassing,” the magazine admits. Points for honesty....
02:51, 2019-08-14

Mayor says 2 people confirmed dead after likely tornado roars through Oklahoma town and destroys hotel, causes damage EL RENO, Okla. (AP) — Mayor says 2 people confirmed dead after likely tornado roars through Oklahoma town and destroys hotel, causes damage. The post Mayor says 2 people confirmed dead after likely tornado roars through Oklahoma town and destroys hotel, causes damage appeared first on LEX18.com....
14:17, 2019-05-26

Donald Trump brands IS Beatles 'worst of the worst' as pair is whisked out of Syrian jail ahead of Turkish invasion Donald Trump today branded two of Jihadi John's henchmen the "worst of the worst" and confirmed they had been whisked out of a jail in northern Syria ahead of a Turkish invasion....
20:17, 2019-10-10

Neil Armstrong's family received $6 million in malpractice settlement 2 years after astronaut's death: report An Ohio hospital agreed to pay $6 million to Neil Armstrong’s surviving family members to settle allegations that medical malpractice after an emergency heart surgery caused the astronaut’s death, a report said....
11:34, 2019-07-24

Cafer Aslan death: Hooded suspect wanted by police over shooting of Enfield cafe owner two years ago Murder detectives today revealed they are hunting a hooded suspect seen with petrol cans shortly before a cafe owner was gunned down and the getaway car torched two years ago....
21:17, 2019-08-23

Tropical Storm Dorian is expected to turn into a hurricane this week. Here's where the storm is heading. NOAA Tropical Storm Dorian in the Atlantic is expected to strengthen to a Category 1 hurricane this week. A watch has been issued for Barbados, and Dorian is expected to bring rain and storm surges to Puerto Rico and Lesser Antilles. It's forecasted to head just west of Puerto Rico, avoiding a dire...
19:17, 2019-08-26

Tropical Storm Karen Has Already Drowned the Internet in Memes Saying the Storm ‘Wants to Speak to a Manager’ Tropical Storm Karen, which is moving through the Southern Windward islands and could hit Puerto Rico early next week, has inspired the internet to make memes poking fun of the storm’s name. #Karen was trending on Sunday afternoon on Twitter. I was like “Wow #karen is trending! There ...
22:17, 2019-09-22

Storm reprieve: Tropical Storm Humberto steers clear of beleaguered Bahamas Residents and rescue workers breathe sigh of relief; Florida coast also appears to be in the clear from impacts of Tropical Storm Humberto.        ...
01:17, 2019-09-16

Storm-weary regions on alert again as Tropical Storm Humberto gains strength Residents and officials along the southeastern coast of the United States are once again on alert for a brewing tropical system in the Atlantic, just over a week after Hurricane Dorian lashed the region....
18:34, 2019-09-14

Tropical Storm Gabrielle becomes 7th named storm of Atlantic hurricane season The tropical storm formed Wednesday in the far east Atlantic, about 680 miles from the Cabo Verde Islands, about 1,100 miles off the west African coast....
16:51, 2019-09-04

Tropical storm warning issued in Bahamas as potential storm develops Forecasters on Thursday continued to keep a close eye on Potential Tropical Cyclone Nine, a cluster of showers and thunderstorms slowly organizing over the Bahamas....
02:17, 2019-09-13

Tropical Storm Barry prompts storm surge, flood warnings: Why is New Orleans at an increased risk? As Tropical Storm Barry continues to barrel toward the Louisiana coast, flooding and rainfall are increasingly becoming a concern — especially for the city of New Orleans, which is more vulnerable to weather-related phenomena. ...
08:17, 2019-07-13

Tropical storm Dorian: Puerto Rico braces for emergency as storm blows past Barbados Dorian is expected to pass near or south of Puerto Rico on Wednesday, move near or over eastern Hispaniola Wednesday night and move north of Hispaniola on Thursday....
21:00, 2019-08-27

Hurricane Lorenzo strengthens to 'beastly' Category 4 storm, Tropical Storm Karen forecast to weaken The fifth hurricane of the 2019 Atlantic hurricane season roared in the open ocean on Thursday, strengthening into a Category 4 storm as another tropical system closer to the U.S. is forecast to weaken by the weekend....
05:00, 2019-09-27

New storm hits hurricane-ravaged Bahamas, could become tropical storm A new storm brought rain and wind to the hurricane ravaged Bahamas early Friday, with the Miami-based National Hurricane Center (NHC) warning it could turn into a tropical storm....
10:34, 2019-09-13

Tropical Storm Karen Has the Internet Saying the Storm ‘Wants to Speak to a Manager’ Tropical Storm Karen, which is moving through the Southern Windward islands and could hit Puerto Rico early next week, has inspired the internet to make memes poking fun of the storm’s name. #Karen was trending on Sunday afternoon on Twitter. I was like “Wow #karen is trending! There ...
15:17, 2019-09-23

Tropical Storm Barry: Hurricane strength likely when storm hits land; Mississippi River surge downgraded Tropical Storm Barry is expected to reach hurricane strength before it makes landfall early Saturday morning, according to the National Weather Service....
09:34, 2019-07-13

The late 'Fast and the Furious' star Paul Walker had an extensive personal collection of classic cars and motorcycles. Six years after his death, 21 of them are being auctioned off. Tim P. Whitby/Getty Images Actor Paul Walker, who died in a car accident in 2013, was an avid car collector. Barrett-Jackson, an auction company specializing in collector car auctions, announced on Tuesday that they'll be auctioning off 21 of Walker's cars and motorcycles in January 2020. Highlight...
22:00, 2019-10-07

5 years after Garner death, neighborhood 'lawless' People in the Staten Island neighborhood where Eric Garner died say police have been reluctant to take any action in the area since Garner's death. (Aug. 21)        ...
20:17, 2019-08-22

Talinda Bennington engaged 2 years after Chester Bennington's death Talinda Bennington has announced she is engaged to marry her new boyfriend two years after the suicide of her husband, Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington....
18:00, 2019-09-07