Stories tagged: deaths
Thu., Nov. 9, 2017, 9:53 a.m.
A nurse who is already serving a life sentence for two murders may have killed more than 100 patients over several years at two hospitals in northwestern Germany, prosecutors said …
Wed., Nov. 8, 2017, 12:11 p.m.
Florida regulators say 23 nursing homes are not following new rules put in place after residents died in a South Florida nursing home.
Sat., Nov. 4, 2017, 9:34 p.m.
A powerful typhoon battering Vietnam has killed at least 27 people and left 22 others missing amid extensive damage along the south-central coast, officials said Sunday.
Wed., Nov. 1, 2017, 8:49 a.m.
Pakistani police arrested a newly married woman on murder charges after she allegedly poisoned her husband’s milk and it inadvertently killed 17 other people in a remote village, a senior …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 1, 2017, 8:36 a.m.
At least 16 people were killed and dozens more injured in an explosion Wednesday at a thermal power plant in northern India, officials said.
Tue., Oct. 31, 2017, 3:50 p.m.
A man sought in the fatal attempted carjacking of a University of Utah student and the death of a Colorado man was arrested Tuesday after he surrendered to authorities at …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 26, 2017, 10:10 p.m.
Investigators Friday were trying to determine the cause of an explosion and fire at a fireworks factory near Indonesia’s capital that killed at least 47 people, mostly young female workers …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 25, 2017, 9:56 a.m.
Authorities were searching Wednesday for a gunman who shot and killed a Grambling State University student and his friend after an altercation on the Louisiana college’s campus.
Fri., Oct. 20, 2017, 4:58 p.m.
GENEVA – An unusually large plague outbreak in Madagascar has taken 94 lives, the World Health Organization said Friday. The number of suspected cases has reached 1,153, Dr. Ibrahima Soce …
Wed., Oct. 18, 2017, 9:53 a.m.
Police shot dead two people Wednesday while seeking to foil a political rally in a remote part of Uganda, an opposition official said, amid rising tensions over attempts to extend …
Tue., Oct. 17, 2017, 9:09 a.m.
Togo officials say three people, including two soldiers, have been killed in clashes after the arrest Monday evening of a religious leader close to an opposition politician.
Wed., Oct. 11, 2017, 12:43 p.m.
The death toll from a prison riot in the northern Mexican border state of Nuevo Leon rose to 16 on Wednesday when three more inmates died of their wounds.
Tue., Oct. 10, 2017, 10:31 p.m.
At least 13 inmates died in a prison riot in northern Mexico that authorities ended with lethal force, a state security official said late Tuesday.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 7, 2017, 4:48 p.m.
A tanker explosion at a gas-filling station in Ghana late Saturday, followed by a secondary blast, has left a number of casualties in the Legon suburb in northwest Accra, authorities …
Mon., Oct. 2, 2017, 12:29 p.m.
Family members say they have positively identified two people who died in a Meridian house fire after an officer-involved shooting.
Mon., Oct. 2, 2017, 10:42 a.m.
Cameroon’s military is heavily deployed in the country’s English-speaking regions and few people are on the streets after 17 people were killed over the weekend in protests in support of …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 29, 2017, 6:40 p.m.
A Mexico City borough president said officials from a previous administration ignored warnings that unauthorized construction work had damaged the structural integrity of a school that collapsed during a powerful …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 29, 2017, 5:39 p.m.
A stampede broke out on a crowded pedestrian bridge connecting two railway stations in Mumbai during the Friday morning rush, killing at least 22 people and injuring 32 others, Indian …
Fri., Sept. 22, 2017, 11:08 a.m.
The Idaho state fire marshal says an explosion in a fireplace caused a fire that consumed a house and killed four people.
Thu., Sept. 21, 2017, 4:24 p.m.
The cleanup of a northwest Montana community where health professionals say hundreds of people have been killed by asbestos exposure entered a new phase Thursday as officials turn their focus …
Fri., Sept. 15, 2017, 11:14 p.m.
Three days after Hurricane Irma hit Florida, the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills still didn’t have air conditioning, and it ultimately became the grimmest tragedy in a state already full …
Thu., Sept. 14, 2017
True, destruction was not as dire as predicted, but better to prepare for the worst than gamble with the lives of residents and visitors and those charged with protecting them.
Thu., Sept. 7, 2017, 4:47 p.m.
Five children, all believed to be girls between the ages of 3 and 12, died in a trailer fire in suburban Anchorage on Thursday morning, authorities said.
Thu., Aug. 31, 2017, 9:44 p.m.
Authorities in Idaho are investigating the shooting deaths of eight heads of cattle killed during the weekend in the Swan Valley area.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 26, 2017, 12:17 p.m.
The Fox network next month will air an investigation into the shooting deaths of rap superstars Tupac Shakur and Biggie Smalls.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 22, 2017, 12:24 p.m.
Kenneth Gantz, 59, and Dennis Robinson, 24, both died from multiple gunshot wounds Friday after a shooting in the bar area at Skyway Park Bowl.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 14, 2017, 10:31 a.m.
A Pentagon spokesman says the two U.S. soldiers killed Sunday in Iraq were casualties of a U.S. artillery “mishap.”
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 12, 2017, 11:14 a.m.
Parents of at least 35 children who have died in a state-run hospital in northern India over the past three days have alleged that the fatalities were due to the …
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 6, 2017, 9:27 p.m.
Drugs and gang activity were factors in a residential shooting that killed three people and injured two others on Montana’s Crow Indian Reservation, the tribe’s chairman said.
UPDATED: Sun., July 23, 2017, 10:19 p.m.
At least nine people died after being crammed into a sweltering tractor-trailer found parked outside a Walmart in the midsummer Texas heat, victims of what authorities said on Sunday was …