WASHINGTON: The number of people fleeing crop failures, droughts and rising sea levels will grow drastically over the next three decades if world governments do not intervene, according to a World Bank report released Monday. By 2050, 86…
Four children were among 12 people killed in a devastating fire that tore through a New York apartment building as terrified residents rushed to escape. The cause of the blaze -- the city's deadliest in decades -- was under…
LAS VEGAS: The Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock who killed 58 people and himself in the deadliest mass shooting in modern US history stockpiled weapons and ammunition over decades, and meticulously planned the attack, authorities believe.…
PUISSEGUIN, FRANCE: At least 42 people died when a bus carrying elderly day-trippers collided head-on with a truck and caught fire near Bordeaux early on Friday, in France's worst road crash in more than 30 years.
GENEVA: A python smuggled from Vietnam to Switzerland as a baby has been handed to a Swiss zoo after outgrowing the private home it has lived in for two decades.