Stories tagged: fatalities
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 20, 2018, 2:06 p.m.
Eight people, including four immigrants in the U.S. illegally, were killed in a head-on crash on an Arizona highway, authorities said Thursday.
Thu., Sept. 13, 2018, 10 a.m.
A gunman went on a rampage in Kern County, California, killing his wife and four other people before shooting himself to death, authorities said.
Mon., Sept. 10, 2018, 8 a.m.
Taliban insurgents launched separate attacks on Afghan security forces in the country’s north, killing at least 52, provincial officials said Monday.
Thu., Sept. 6, 2018, 11:30 a.m.
A gunman opened fire Thursday morning in a building in the heart of Cincinnati in an attack that left him and three other people dead, police said.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 4, 2018, 9:17 p.m.
Two people died and three were critically injured after a crash on Interstate 90 near Ellensburg Monday afternoon.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 15, 2018, 7:27 p.m.
A suicide bomber struck a private education center in a Shiite neighborhood of Kabul on Wednesday where high school graduates were preparing for university entrance exams, killing 48 young men …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 14, 2018, 5:37 p.m.
A bus hit another vehicle at high speed and then rolled over four times, killing at least 24 people and injuring 22 while smashing into several houses along a highway …
Tue., Aug. 14, 2018, 1:34 p.m.
A collision in rural Oregon that killed eight people happened when the driver of one SUV crossed the centerline and crashed into another SUV carrying seven people.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 13, 2018, 9:48 p.m.
A year after the Trump administration introduced its strategy for Afghanistan, the Taliban are asserting themselves on the battlefield even as U.S. officials talk up hopes for peace. That’s raising …
Sun., Aug. 12, 2018, 10:23 a.m.
An explosion in northern Syria killed at least 36 people Sunday and wounded many others, but the cause of the blast wasn’t immediately known, opposition activists said.
Mon., Aug. 6, 2018, 12:45 p.m.
At least 11 people were shot and killed and about 70 others were wounded over the weekend in Chicago, in a spasm of gun violence that police attributed mostly to …
Mon., Aug. 6, 2018, 11:45 a.m.
A tanker truck carrying flammable material exploded Monday after rear-ending a stopped truck on a crowded highway near the northern Italian city of Bologna, killing at least two people, injuring …
Sun., Aug. 5, 2018, 3:01 p.m.
Five people on board a small airplane were killed but nobody on the ground was hurt when the twin-engine Cessna crashed Sunday in a Southern California parking lot, authorities said.
Sun., Aug. 5, 2018, 12:08 p.m.
A powerful earthquake struck the Indonesian tourist island of Lombok on Sunday, killing at least 39 people and shaking neighboring Bali, one week after another quake on Lombok killed more …
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 5, 2018, 8:58 p.m.
A vintage propeller plane plunged near-vertically into a Swiss mountain, killing all 20 people on board as they returned from a two-day trip to southern Switzerland, investigators said Sunday.
Sun., July 22, 2018, 11:45 a.m.
A suicide bomber carried out an attack near Kabul’s airport in Afghanistan on Sunday killing 14 people, and narrowly missing the country’s vice president who was returning home after living …
UPDATED: Sun., July 15, 2018, 4:17 p.m.
A crash involving a passenger bus and three other vehicles on a highway in New Mexico early Sunday has killed three people and sent 22 to the hospital, authorities said.
UPDATED: Sun., July 8, 2018, 10:24 p.m.
At least 85 people have died and 58 are unaccounted for as torrential rains continued to batter parts of western Japan on Sunday, causing landslides and flooding and forcing millions …
UPDATED: Sun., July 1, 2018, 4:01 p.m.
At least 48 people were killed on Sunday when an overcrowded bus plunged off a mountain road into a gorge in northern India, officials said.
Sun., June 24, 2018, 4:45 p.m.
Nigeria’s presidency late Sunday announced a “deeply unfortunate killings across a number of communities” in central Plateau State as one report cited police as saying 86 people were dead in …
UPDATED: Mon., June 18, 2018, 11:05 a.m.
Authorities say four people are dead after seven vehicles collided in a chain reaction crash near Boise on Saturday.
UPDATED: Sun., June 17, 2018, 4:25 p.m.
At least five people were killed and several others hurt Sunday as an SUV carrying more than a dozen people crashed while fleeing from Border Patrol agents in South Texas.
Mon., June 11, 2018, 10:41 a.m.
Authorities say a family of five was killed in an explosion at their vacation property on Washington state’s Hood Canal.
Mon., June 11, 2018, 10:15 a.m.
A suicide bomber blew himself up at the entrance of an Afghan government building Monday, killing at least 13 people the day before a truce with Taliban insurgents is supposed …
Sun., June 10, 2018, 12:06 p.m.
Two people are dead after a glider crash in Grand Teton National Park.
Tue., June 5, 2018, 8:08 a.m.
European Union countries remained deeply divided Tuesday over how to reform EU rules for managing the influx of refugees and migrants, as U.N. agencies reported that an estimated 112 people …
UPDATED: Mon., June 4, 2018, 2:46 p.m.
Rescuers pulled survivors and bodies Monday from the charred aftermath of the powerful eruption of Guatemala’s Volcano of Fire, as the death toll rose to 62 and was expected to …
Tue., May 29, 2018, 10:20 a.m.
At least 4,645 people died as a result of Hurricane Maria and its devastation across Puerto Rico last year, according to a new Harvard study released Tuesday, an estimate that …
Thu., May 24, 2018, 1:07 p.m.
Airstrikes overnight in eastern Syria killed at least 12 pro-government fighters, all reportedly foreign nationals, a war-monitoring group said Thursday. The Syrian government-run media blamed the strikes on the U.S.-led …
Sun., May 20, 2018, 3:38 p.m.
Authorities say a man intentionally drove his car into a North Carolina restaurant, killing his daughter and another person and injuring several others.