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Death toll from typhoon in eastern China rises to 28

The death toll from a major typhoon in eastern China rose to 28 on Sunday, with 20 people missing, state media reported, after torrential rains trigg...

Death toll from typhoon in eastern China rises to 28

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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 co...
06:24, 2019-08-12

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 br...
09:16, 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 f...
15:00, 2019-08-11

Japan’s death toll from Typhoon Hagibis rises to 58 Japan’s death toll from Typhoon Hagibis has reached 58, as thousands of homes remained without power and temperatures were expected to drop later thi...
04:24, 2019-10-15

Japan’s death toll from Typhoon Hagibis rises to 66 The death toll in the worst typhoon to hit Japan for decades continues to climb as thousands of homes remain without power or water....
19:32, 2019-10-15

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...
11:16, 2019-06-19

Rescuers slog through mud as Japan typhoon death toll rises to 66 The death toll in the worst typhoon to hit Japan for decades climbed to 66 on Tuesday as rescuers slogged through mud and debris in an increasingly g...
09:44, 2019-10-15

Japan typhoon death toll rises to 58 as hopes for missing fade The death toll in the worst typhoon to hit Japan for decades climbed to 58 on Tuesday as rescuers slogged through mud and debris in an increasingly g...
02:08, 2019-10-15

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 Tok...
08:36, 2019-10-13

Japan typhoon death toll rises to 66 as hopes for missing fade The death toll in the worst typhoon to hit Japan for decades climbed to 66 on Tuesday as rescuers slogged through mud and debris in an increasingly g...
06:36, 2019-10-15

Typhoon Hagibis death toll rises to 33 as Japan begins major rescue mission Helicopters, boats and thousands of troops were deployed across Japan Sunday to rescue people stranded in flooded homes Sunday as the death toll from...
17:28, 2019-10-13

Typhoon Hagibis death toll rises to 19 as Japan begins major rescue mission Helicopters, boats and thousands of troops were deployed across Japan Sunday to rescue people stranded in flooded homes Sunday as the death toll from...
14:56, 2019-10-13

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 a...
04:12, 2019-10-13

Typhoon Hagibis LIVE: Rescue operation under way as death toll rises after huge storm At least 30 people have been killed and 175 injured after Typhoon Hagibis caused massive flooding in Japan....
21:00, 2019-10-13

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 ...
18:20, 2019-10-13

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 som...
02:32, 2019-06-18

Typhoon Hagibis: 'Homeless men were denied shelter' in middle of storm, as death toll rises to 66 Two homeless men were turned away from shelters during Japan's worst storm in decades, sparking outrage in a country still reeling from the Typhoon H...
12:04, 2019-10-15

Typhoon in eastern China causes landslide, killing 18 people Eighteen people were killed and 14 were missing in eastern China on Saturday in a landslide triggered by a major typhoon, which caused widespread tra...
11:48, 2019-08-10

Typhoon Lekima: 30 killed in eastern China after landslide Thousands of flights cancelled as natural dam collapses north of WenzhouA powerful typhoon left at least 30 people dead in China, after a landslide b...
11:28, 2019-08-11

Typhoon in eastern China causes landslide, killing 13 people Thirteen people were killed and 16 were missing in eastern China on Saturday in a landslide triggered by a major typhoon, which also caused hundreds ...
09:40, 2019-08-10

Typhoon Lekima: 18 killed in eastern China after landslide Thousands of flights cancelled as natural dam collapses north of WenzhouEighteen people have been killed and 14 were missing in eastern China in a la...
12:56, 2019-08-10

Typhoon forces evacuations, flight cancellations in eastern China Hundreds of flights were canceled and a million people were evacuated from their homes as the third-largest typhoon on record in China hit the east o...
08:48, 2019-08-10

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 collapsing hous...
13:08, 2019-09-27

Death toll rises to three from Philippines earthquake At least three people were killed and dozens injured when a magnitude 6.4 earthquake struck the southern Philippines late on Wednesday, authorities s...
05:08, 2019-10-17

Death toll from Colombia landslide rises to 28 The death toll from a weekend landslide in the southwestern Colombian province of Cauca has risen to 28 people, the country's disaster relief agency ...
04:12, 2019-04-23

El Paso shooting death toll rises Two more victims of the El Paso massacre have died, bringing the total number of fatalities to 22, officials said Monday. One of the new fatalities w...
19:36, 2019-08-05

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 standa...
08:28, 2019-06-24

Afghanistan mosque bombing: death toll rises State blames Taliban for blasts targeting worshippers during Friday prayersPolice and local residents were searching for bodies in the rubble of a mo...
14:24, 2019-10-19

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 standa...
06:44, 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 T...
22:12, 2019-09-10

Death toll in Texas mass shooting rises to 7 The death toll from the weekend’s Texas freeway massacre has risen to seven, with at least one of the injured remaining in “life-threaten...
18:00, 2019-09-01

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...
03:48, 2019-06-24

Death toll in west Texas shooting rises to 7 Odessa police spokesman Steve LeSueur said that at least one of the shooting victims remained in life-threatening condition....
19:04, 2019-09-01

Death toll in southern Philippines earthquake rises to seven The death toll from a strong earthquake in the southern Philippines has risen to seven, disaster and police officials said on Tuesday, as aftershocks...
13:12, 2019-10-29

Death toll in Virginia gas station explosion rises to 3 BUENA VISTA, Va. (AP) — Authorities say three sets of remains have been discovered at Virginia gas station where an explosion occurred. Virginia Stat...
00:32, 2019-05-12

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 h...
01:44, 2019-05-24

Death toll in Indian encephalitis outbreak rises to 152 PATNA, India (AP) — Authorities say 152 children have now died in an encephalitis outbreak this month in India’s eastern state of Bihar. India&...
14:48, 2019-06-24

Hurricane Dorian death toll rises to 23 in Bahamas The death toll from Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas has risen to 23, as search and rescue efforts continue in the archipelago. Bahamian Health Minist...
22:36, 2019-09-05

Death toll from recent protests rises to 86: Ethiopia PM Supporters of activist Jawar Mohammed took to the streets on Oct. 23 and 24 to protest after he said police had surrounded his home in the capital Ad...
19:56, 2019-11-03

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 th...
02:44, 2019-09-05

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 T...
21:04, 2019-09-10

Death toll from UK hospital listeria outbreak rises to five The number of people to die from a listeria outbreak in British hospitals has risen to five from three, Public Health England (PHE) said on Friday....
17:36, 2019-06-14

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 ...
08:56, 2019-10-02

Cambodia: Death toll from building collapse rises to 28 The death toll from a collapsed building continues to rise as rescuers dig through rubble. The disaster has highlighted lax building and labor standa...
12:36, 2019-06-24

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 mi...
02:32, 2019-07-16

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 c...
02:40, 2019-09-03

Death toll rises in Alaskan floatplane mid-air collision The death toll in the midair collision between two floatplanes carrying tourists from a cruise ship in Alaska rose to five — and one person rem...
19:08, 2019-05-14

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 Hea...
14:16, 2019-08-01

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-threaten...
21:44, 2019-09-01

Death toll rises to 4 from Australian wildfire crisis About 60 fires continued to burn around New South Wales on Thursday morning, with 27 uncontained by more than 1,000 firefighters....
01:36, 2019-11-14

Flooding starts in Mozambique after cyclone, death toll rises to five Mozambican officials on Saturday urged those living near two rivers in the country's north to move to higher ground, as Cyclone Kenneth dumped heavy ...
16:48, 2019-04-27

El Paso Walmart mass shooting death toll rises to 22 The death toll in the mass shooting at a mall in El Paso Texas has risen to 22, police said today....
21:44, 2019-08-05

Hurricane Dorian death toll in Bahamas rises to 43: media The death toll from Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas has risen to 43, according to media reports late on Friday....
06:08, 2019-09-07

Death toll in South Africa floods and mudslides rises over 70 More than 70 people have been killed in South Africa after torrential rains along the eastern coast, officials said on Thursday, and rescuers were st...
20:16, 2019-04-25

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 ...
23:00, 2019-09-10

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, wit...
12:24, 2019-06-06

Afghanistan: Death toll rises after attack on VP candidate's office A suicide attack on the office of an Afghan vice presidential candidate has killed at least 20 people in Kabul. It comes despite intensifying interna...
11:16, 2019-07-29

Death toll from mysterious vaping-related illnesses rises A Kansas resident has died from the same, mysterious vaping-related illness that has suddenly cropped up across the country, officials said Tuesday. ...
18:48, 2019-09-10

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...
21:04, 2019-09-01

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 (BN...
11:00, 2019-09-29

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 t...
09:44, 2019-07-20

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 un...
17:48, 2019-10-02

Chile protests: Curfew extended as death toll rises Five people have died after a garment factory outside of Santiago was set ablaze, bringing the death toll from the unrest to eight. Authorities have ...
03:52, 2019-10-21

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 ...
18:16, 2019-09-07

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 poli...
10:20, 2019-10-05

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...
18:52, 2019-07-14

Chile subway protests: Death toll rises to 15 after fifth day of violence The death toll in Chile has risen to at least 15 after a fifth day of rioting, arson attacks and violent clashes in reaction to a proposed rise in su...
11:56, 2019-10-23

Alabama sees 1st vaping-linked death as US toll rises to 15 Health officials in Alabama on Wednesday confirmed the first death in the state attributed to vaping....
22:24, 2019-10-02

Japan typhoon death toll climbs to 74, rescuers search for missing people Rescue workers in Japan searched for the missing on Wednesday as the death toll from one of the worst typhoons to hit the country rose to 74, public ...
03:28, 2019-10-16

Death toll in accident at Russian military test site rises Five killed in explosion and pharmacies run out of iodine after reports of higher radiationRussia’s state nuclear agency Rosatom confirmed on Friday ...
00:56, 2019-08-10

Death toll in Danube River tour boat collision rises to 20 BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungarian police say the body of another South Korean tourist has been recovered following the May 29 accident in which a si...
10:40, 2019-06-09

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 so...
15:40, 2019-09-14

Listeria death toll rises to five in outbreak linked to pre-packed sandwiches Two more hospital patients have died in England following a listeria outbreak linked to pre-packed sandwiches, health officials announced....
17:12, 2019-06-14

Death toll rises in Syria as Turkish military continues assault for third day The U.N. refugee agency said tens of thousands of civilians were on the move, trying to escape....
13:32, 2019-10-11

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 t...
22:16, 2019-10-08

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...
13:16, 2019-07-14

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 ...
20:12, 2019-09-21

Australian bushfires death toll rises to four, Karratha blaze being monitored A man's body has been found in burnt-out bushland in New South Wales (NSW) state, taking the death toll from bushfires that have swept across Austral...
02:00, 2019-11-14

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 ...
22:20, 2019-09-11

Death toll rises as Iraq protests continue in Baghdad and Nasiriyah Protesters had tried to reach the capital’s heavily fortified Green ZoneAt least seven more Iraqi protesters were killed on Saturday in clashes with ...
23:20, 2019-10-26

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 C...
11:24, 2019-06-14

Virginia sees first vaping-related death as national toll rises to 16 Virginia health officials this week announced the first vaping-linked death in the state, bringing the U.S. death toll to 16....
19:04, 2019-10-03

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...
10:24, 2019-06-06

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 ...
11:04, 2019-08-10

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 Ma...
11:28, 2019-06-28

‘Total devastation’: Death toll rises to 7 after Dorian rips through Bahamas In the Bahamas, Red Cross spokesman Matthew Cochrane said more than 13,000 houses, or about 45 per cent of the homes in Grand Bahama and Abaco, were ...
03:36, 2019-09-04

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 transiti...
21:40, 2019-07-01

Cyclone Fani’s death toll rises as storm hovers over Bangladesh Cyclone Fani’s death toll is rising as the storm hovers over the coast of southwestern Bangladesh. At least 12 people in eastern India were killed wh...
18:40, 2019-05-04

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 ...
17:24, 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 tol...
18:32, 2019-09-01

Heavy rains lash Mozambique after cyclone, death toll rises to five Heavy rains pounded northern Mozambique on Saturday, fuelling fears of flooding two days after Cyclone Kenneth smashed into the coast, flattening bui...
15:44, 2019-04-27

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 citi...
20:40, 2019-10-03

Israeli attacks on militants continue in Gaza as death toll rises to 18 More than 250 rockets have been fired at Israeli communities since the violence erupted following an Israeli airstrike that killed a senior Islamic J...
14:36, 2019-11-13

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 even...
19:52, 2019-08-05

Cyclone Bulbul death toll rises to 12 in Bangladesh, five fishermen missing The death toll from Cyclone Bulbul rose to 12 in Bangladesh and five fishermen are still missing, government officials said on Monday....
07:32, 2019-11-11

Death toll in Texas shooting rises to seven as O'Rourke condemns inaction 2020 contender on US gun violence: ‘This is fucked up’17-month-old child shot in the face among more than 20 injuredAs the death toll in a mass shoot...
17:00, 2019-09-01

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...
16:12, 2019-06-12

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...
13:40, 2019-06-17

Ebola Outbreak in Congo Hits Milestone, and Death Toll Rises Amid more than 3,000 confirmed and probable cases, the death toll climbed above 2,000, according to government data released on Friday....
11:08, 2019-08-30

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.  ...
19:16, 2019-08-19

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.    ...
13:48, 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 ...
15:00, 2019-09-07

Death toll rises to 7 after Dorian rips through Bahamas causing ‘total devastation’ In the Bahamas, Red Cross spokesman Matthew Cochrane said more than 13,000 houses, or about 45 per cent of the homes in Grand Bahama and Abaco, were ...
03:52, 2019-09-04

Gaza death toll rises to 21 as Israel confronts militant rocket fire Islamic Jihad fire 250 rockets at Israel from strip in heaviest fighting for monthsTwo days of Israeli airstrikes against Palestinian Islamic Jihad m...
14:52, 2019-11-13

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 H...
16:04, 2019-07-24

UK weather latest: Death toll rises as Britain sees hottest day of the year so far The number of people who have died after temperatures soared in the UK has risen, after the country saw its hottest day of the year on Saturday....
00:56, 2019-06-30

Alaska plane crash: Death toll rises to six as search for victims ends A mid-air crash between two sightseeing planes in Alaska has left six people dead after search teams recovered two more bodies....
08:44, 2019-05-15

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 Sat...
14:32, 2019-08-10

As death toll rises, scientists struggle to track massive, elusive right whales Though adult members of the critically endangered species can be as long as a city bus, their movements remain difficult to track....
20:52, 2019-07-23

Japan flooding: death toll rises to eight as heavy rains hit east of country Mudslides hit waterlogged areas in Chiba and Fukushima prefectures recovering from Typhoon HagibisThe death toll from torrential rains that caused fl...
06:24, 2019-10-26

Iraqi death toll rises as police open fire on protesters in Baghdad Fourth day of protests against living standards as PM says there are no ‘magic solutions’The death toll from days of violent demonstrations across Ir...
14:52, 2019-10-04

Iraq death toll rises as police open fire on protesters in Baghdad PM says there are no ‘magic solutions’ on fourth day of protests over living standardsThe death toll from days of violent demonstrations across Iraq ...
16:28, 2019-10-04

Costa Rica: Tainted alcohol death toll rises to 25; 59 people affected overall The number of victims poisoned by tainted liquor in Costa Rica has risen to 25 but none were American tourists, says the country's Ministry of H...
15:08, 2019-08-19

Mount Everest death toll rises to 11 as American man dies on descent from summit An American climber has become the eleventh person to die on Mount Everest in the past week....
21:24, 2019-05-27

Japan flooding: death toll rises to 10 as heavy rains hit east of country Mudslides hit waterlogged areas in Chiba and Fukushima prefectures recovering from Typhoon HagibisThe death toll from torrential rains that caused fl...
07:44, 2019-10-26

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 out...
17:08, 2019-06-23

US briefing: Hurricane death toll rises, Johnson cornered and Democrat debate Thursday’s top story: 20 people confirmed dead as Hurricane Dorian nears US. Plus, UK government suffers defeat over Brexit as election talk ramps up...
12:28, 2019-09-05

Trump blames 'violent' video games as El Paso death toll rises to 22 – live Trump says mental illness ‘pulls the trigger, not the gun’Top Democrat: Trump’s response ‘reminds me of 1930s Germany’Sign up for the US briefing and...
19:12, 2019-08-05

Chile protests: Death toll rises as rioting continues over rise in subway fares 10,500 troops on the streets of Santiago while state of emergency and curfew remains in effect for six Chilean cities...
06:56, 2019-10-21

Coast Guard says death toll rises to 6 after sightseeing planes collided in midair in Alaska ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Coast Guard says death toll rises to 6 after sightseeing planes collided in midair in Alaska....
06:04, 2019-05-15

New Zealand mosque attack death toll rises to 51 as victim dies from injuries in hospital A man who has been in intensive care since he was gunned down in the mosque terror attacks in New Zealand has died bringing the death toll from the t...
07:44, 2019-05-03

Death toll rises as brain disease linked to fruit kills 20 children in 24 hours A BRAIN disease linked to eating lychee fruit has turned even more deadly as 20 children passed away in just 24 hours....
17:56, 2019-06-17

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 W...
21:32, 2019-09-05

Spain floods: Death toll rises to six as extreme rainfall leaves path of destruction Six people have died as storms pummel southeastern Spain with heavy rains, leaving a path of widespread destruction....
22:40, 2019-09-14

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 inc...
00:32, 2019-10-04

Trump blames 'violent' video games as El Paso death toll rises to 21 – live Trump says mental illness ‘pulls the trigger, not the gun’Top Democrat: Trump’s response ‘reminds me of 1930s Germany’Sign up for the US briefing and...
18:56, 2019-08-05

Vaping death toll rises as teen becomes youngest victim of mystery lung disease At least 23 people have now died from a vaping-related lung disease, according to the Centre for Disease Control...
05:04, 2019-10-11

Chile riots: Death toll rises as rioting continues over rise in subway fares 10,500 troops on the streets of Santiago while state of emergency and curfew remains in effect for six Chilean cities...
09:24, 2019-10-21

Greece storm latest: Death toll rises to seven after body found off the coast of Halkidiki The death toll following a horror storm in northern Greece has risen to seven after a body was found at sea....
19:52, 2019-07-11

Hurricane Dorian: Death toll rises to 20 in Bahamas as powerful storm takes aim at South Carolina The death toll from Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas has risen to 20, with more fatalities expected....
04:08, 2019-09-05

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 C...
20:00, 2019-09-06

Trump blames video games NOT guns for Ohio and El Paso shootings as death toll rises DONALD Trump has blamed video games not guns for the horrific El Paso and Ohio mass shootings....
20:08, 2019-08-05

Pakistan earthquake: Death toll rises to 25 with hundreds injured as houses collapse and roads split open At least 25 people have been killed after an earthquake hit the Pakistani area of Kashmir, officials have said....
10:16, 2019-09-25

Iraq unrest: Protesters shot dead as death toll rises during violent scenes in Baghdad and Kerbala Several protesters were shot dead in Baghdad today as violent protests continued across Iraq....
14:36, 2019-11-04

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 re...
13:00, 2019-09-04

Mount Everest death toll rises to 10 as 'British man dies after reaching summit' A British climber has died on Mount Everest bringing the death toll to 10 this season on the world's largest peak, according to reports....
12:16, 2019-05-25

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 centr...
03:48, 2019-06-14

China flood death toll hits 61, over 350,000 evacuated: ministry (This June 14 story corrects in paragraph two to show area of land damaged as 371,100 hectares, not 3.71 million hectares.)...
05:36, 2019-07-12

Listeria outbreak: Toll rises to six as Sussex patient dies The individual who died was one of nine previously confirmed cases linked to Good Food Chain products....
15:36, 2019-08-01

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 c...
06:40, 2019-06-24

18 dead, 14 missing after super typhoon slams China At least 18 people have been killed in China after a powerful super typhoon slammed into the country’s Zhejiang province. Another 14 people wer...
18:40, 2019-08-10

China issues red alert as Typhoon Lekima nears Chinese authorities have put coastal areas of Zhejiang province on high alert ahead of a strong typhoon. Winds and rain from Typhoon Lekima have alre...
09:48, 2019-08-09

Typhoon Lekima: Dramatic rescues after floods in China Rescue workers battle the effects of Typhoon Lekima after it hits China and causes widespread disruption....
16:08, 2019-08-10

Typhoon Lekima, with winds of 209 km/h, bears down on coastal China Typhoon Lekima caused parts of northern Taiwan to close offices and suspend classes at schools on Friday....
08:28, 2019-08-09

Typhoon Lekima leaves 32 dead in China, disrupts travel State media reports showed rescuers wading in waist-high waters to evacuate people from their homes....
16:52, 2019-08-11

China: Landslide kills dozens as Typhoon Lekima rages Typhoon Lekima is moving northward after hitting eastern Zhejiang province, where it triggered a landslide that has left 28 dead and 20 missing. It d...
08:12, 2019-08-11

Typhoon shuts down businesses, schools in Taiwan as it heads for China Two people were injured Saturday when a weakening Typhoon Bailu crossed southern Taiwan. The storm forced the shutdown of businesses and schools, and...
22:00, 2019-08-24

China evacuates millions as typhoon Lekima makes landfall The storm has barrelled into the eastern Zhejiang province, triggering a landslide that left 13 dead and 16 missing. It disrupted air and rail transp...
11:04, 2019-08-10

China issues 'red alert' as super typhoon approaches mainland China's weather bureau issued a red alert early on Friday as super typhoon Lekima approached Zhejiang province on the eastern coast....
03:04, 2019-08-09

China issues ‘red alert’ as super typhoon approaches mainland China’s weather bureau issued a red alert early on Friday as super typhoon Lekima approached Zhejiang province on the eastern coast, after forcing fl...
21:52, 2019-08-09

Death toll in Yemen war reaches 100,000 Data project says 20,000 killed this year and 12,000 civilians among total since 2015The death toll in Yemen’s war since 2015 has reached 100,000, ac...
17:36, 2019-10-31

Study Pinpoints Source of Banned Gas That Saps Ozone Layer: Eastern China An international team of researchers said Wednesday that two provinces in China were the source of most of the emissions of a banned gas that harms t...
19:20, 2019-05-22

Eastern Equine Encephalitis kills Massachusetts man; 2nd death in state this year A second person in Massachuttes has died from Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) a rare virus that causes brain infections, making him the 10th report...
00:04, 2019-09-23

China evacuates a million people as Typhoon Lekima makes landfall The storm has barreled into the eastern Zhejiang province, triggering a landslide that left 13 dead and 16 missing. It disrupted air and rail transpo...
14:24, 2019-08-10

China Hongqiao aluminum facilities flooded as typhoon lashes Shandong Facilities belonging to China Hongqiao Group, the world's top aluminum producer, were damaged by flooding after Typhoon Lekima wreaked havoc in the s...
15:16, 2019-08-12

US trade war with China takes its toll on eurozone economy Annual growth rate for 19-nation bloc continues steady slowdownFresh evidence of the impact of global trade wars on the eurozone has emerged with off...
13:40, 2019-10-31

Typhoon Lekima: China issues red alert as powerful storm approaches mainland China has issued a red alert as a super typhoon expected to be the strongest it has felt in years approached its mainland....
06:08, 2019-08-09

Pressure on Hong Kong rises over China extradition bill The center of Hong Kong remained tense as opposition continued to the draft extradition bill allowing people to be sent to China. International conce...
06:56, 2019-06-13

US trade deficit shrinks to $50.8 billion in April, but gap with China rises WASHINGTON (AP) — US trade deficit shrinks to $50.8 billion in April, but gap with China rises....
14:40, 2019-06-06

China’s trade surplus rises sharply in May as imports fall BEIJING (AP) — China has reported a sharp jump in its trade surplus for May, as imports fell off and exports edged up. The Chinese customs agency sai...
07:12, 2019-06-10

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 th...
22:24, 2019-08-11

Hurricane Dorian death toll could reach thousands Dorian ravaged Abaco and Grand Bahamas islands when it stalled over the Caribbean islands as a Category 5 storm for two days....
01:24, 2019-09-08

Sudanese protesters: Death toll in military crackdown at 60 KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Organizers of the pro-democracy protests in Sudan say the death toll across the country since the violent dispersal of their s...
08:32, 2019-06-05

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 dem...
11:16, 2019-07-01

Congo Ebola death toll to hit 1,000, new vaccine planned: WHO Congo's Ebola epidemic is expected to continue spreading though the country's east, where it has killed 1,000 since August and sparked mistrust and f...
20:52, 2019-05-03

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 ...
22:32, 2019-10-01

Death toll in Mozambique after Cyclone Kenneth jumps to 38 The number of people killed after Cyclone Kenneth slammed into Mozambique has jumped from five to 38, the country's disaster management institute sai...
14:24, 2019-04-29

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 provin...
05:32, 2019-07-01

Cyclist death count rises as another killed on NYC streets Another bicyclist was killed in the Big Apple Monday morning — bringing the death count to 18 this year. The cyclist was hit by a commercial truck wh...
18:44, 2019-07-29

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 Loc...
21:52, 2019-08-05

Swine fever toll in China may be twice as high as reported, industry insiders say As many as half of China's breeding pigs have either died from African swine fever or been slaughtered because of the spreading disease, twice as man...
06:04, 2019-06-30

Nets show toll of China trip in ‘butt-whupping’ to end preseason Most teams that head to China for the preseason suffer a hangover to start the preseason. And the Nets definitely looked three sheets to the wind in ...
06:48, 2019-10-19

Nets show toll of China trip is sluggish loss to end preseason Most teams that head to China during the preseason suffer a hangover to start the regular season. And the Nets definitely looked three sheets to the ...
05:00, 2019-10-19

Trade deal optimism rises as US and China see progress - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as Washington and Beijing say they’re close to finalising’ parts of an ‘phase one’ trade ...
09:12, 2019-10-28

'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 shatte...
17:52, 2019-09-06

Egypt raises death toll to 7 in Sinai attack claimed by IS CAIRO (AP) — Egypt has raised the death toll from the previous night’s attack in a restive northern part of Sinai, saying seven policemen were ...
12:04, 2019-06-26

Death toll in fiery Russian plane crash climbs to 41 The death toll in the fiery crash-landing of a Russian plane climbed to 41 on Sunday evening, with some passengers still unaccounted for, authorities...
00:24, 2019-05-06

Death toll in Bolivian political clashes climbs higher Four more people were killed in Bolivia amid ongoing clashes between police and supporters of ousted President Evo Morales, bringing the death toll o...
21:52, 2019-11-17

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. ...
00:08, 2019-07-17

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 forc...
19:24, 2019-08-11

Iraq: Death toll mounts amid fresh protests Fresh protests have broken out in Iraq, with several deaths in the southern city of Nasiriya. Dozens were injured as security forces used tear gas in...
21:08, 2019-10-26

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. Viol...
08:28, 2019-06-16

Hurricane Dorian death toll continues to rise in Bahamas The death toll in the Hurricane Dorian-ravaged Bahamas reached at least 30 Thursday, as search-and-rescue crews began pulling bodies and survivors al...
03:48, 2019-09-06

Congo Ebola death toll nears 1,000, new vaccine planned: WHO The World Health Organization said on Friday it feared continued "intense transmission" of Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo, where dea...
17:04, 2019-05-03

Congo Ebola death toll nears 1,000, expected to spread: WHO The World Health Organization said on Friday it feared continued "intense transmission" of Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo, where dea...
15:16, 2019-05-03

Cyclone Idai's death toll over 1,000, hundreds of thousands displaced Hundreds of thousands of people are still in need of aid after Cyclone Idai battered Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi in March....
10:36, 2019-04-15

Death toll in South Africa rains approaching 70, official says Almost 70 people have been killed in South Africa after torrential rains along the eastern coast, an official said on Thursday, and rescuers are stil...
12:32, 2019-04-25

Dorian's death toll expected to soar in Bahamas: 'There must be hundreds' The smell of death hung over parts of Great Abaco Island in the northern Bahamas, where relief workers on Friday sifted through the debris of shatter...
20:32, 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,...
19:52, 2019-08-05

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 ...
12:36, 2019-07-22

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...
18:40, 2019-09-07

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 ...
10:44, 2019-08-30

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 gove...
17:40, 2019-06-12

Tourist death count at Dominican Republic resorts rises Another American tourist died while vacationing in the Dominican Republic — bring the recent spate of mysterious deaths to six and prompting an...
14:04, 2019-06-10

US-China trade war and interest rate rises spell losses for the super-rich After seven years of growth, assets of the richest people on the planet fall by 3%Donald Trump’s trade war with China and fears over rising interest ...
08:16, 2019-07-09

British climber dies on Mount Everest; death toll reaches 10 A British man has died on Mount Everest amid fears of overcrowding, as a record number of people attempt to climb the tallest mountain in the world....
19:40, 2019-05-25

Oklahoma: likely tornado wreaks havoc as storms death toll reaches nine Week of storms and flooding across southern plains statesMotel near Oklahoma City destroyed in ‘traumatic event’A likely tornado destroyed a motel, s...
14:04, 2019-05-26

BREAKING: Another climber dies on Everest – season death toll hits 11 ANOTHER climber has died on the descent from Mount Everest – bringing the death toll on this climbing season to 11....
20:12, 2019-05-27

India issues new flood alert as monsoon death toll reaches 244 Kerala residents warned of heavy rain after 1.2 million people evacuated in four statesIndia has issued a fresh flood alert for parts of the southern...
15:44, 2019-08-14

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 radi...
12:12, 2019-08-10

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 updatesF...
21:20, 2019-09-06

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 Thur...
12:52, 2019-07-18

Turkey hails Erdoğan a hero as death toll mounts in border war Kurds and Syrians bear the brunt in a relentless conflict meant to carve out a so-called ‘safe zone’It’s an unusually hot autumn in the plains of sou...
12:20, 2019-10-20

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 t...
18:48, 2019-08-15

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 floo...
16:52, 2019-08-11

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 r...
15:00, 2019-08-11

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 a...
05:24, 2019-10-01

Death toll climbs in Mexican cartel shootout as more US citizens identified The FBI has opened an investigation into the massacre of US citizens gunned down by drug cartels in northern Mexico — as the death toll has cli...
15:00, 2019-11-05

Rain grounds Mozambique aid flights as cyclone death toll hits 38 Rains grounded aid flights in northern Mozambique for a second day on Monday, hampering efforts to reach survivors of Cyclone Kenneth as the death to...
15:28, 2019-04-29

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....
22:12, 2019-06-22

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 reveal...
11:16, 2019-06-27

International shipping industry under the microscope as whale death toll grows There have been eight deaths reported since early June, and examinations of five of the carcasses showed three of them had injuries consistent with s...
15:20, 2019-07-29

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 r...
02:28, 2019-10-11

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 an...
05:04, 2019-09-06

Vaping death toll hits 42, over 2,100 lung illnesses reported nationwide The number of fatalities has increased from the 39 reported last week, with additional deaths under investigation....
20:28, 2019-11-14

Death toll from tainted liquor in Costa Rica reaches 25, officials say The death toll from tainted liquor in Costa Rica has reached 25, with nearly 60 people hospitalized, officials in the Central American country said. ...
15:00, 2019-08-19

Trump says he pulled back Iran strike because of potential death toll The president said the strike would not have been 'proportionate' to Iran's attack on an unmanned drone....
15:44, 2019-06-21

Death toll in Iraq passes 100 as police, protesters continue to clash The Interior Ministry said the toll was now 104 killed and more than 6,000 wounded in violence since Tuesday but denied government forces had shot di...
19:36, 2019-10-06

Human cost of Yemen war laid bare as civilian death toll put at 100,000 Report outlines deadly impact of direct targeting of civilians as researchers call for resolution to conflictAs the court of appeal prepares to rule ...
11:24, 2019-06-20

As death toll climbs in Bolivia, UN envoy calls for talks to end crisis Anez, who declared herself president after Morales resigned Nov. 10 after weeks of protests against him over disputed election results, has said her ...
04:00, 2019-11-18

Iraq protests blamed on 'malicious hands' as death toll passes 100 Interior ministry spokesman denies claims security forces clashed with demonstratorsAn Iraqi interior ministry spokesman has said an investigation i...
04:24, 2019-10-07

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 ...
00:04, 2019-09-25

Indian floods sees 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 floo...
16:36, 2019-08-11

Halle attack: homemade guns jammed, preventing higher death toll Footage streamed by gunman showed him becoming frustrated at malfunctioning weapons The deadly attack carried out by a masked gunman in eastern Germa...
11:48, 2019-10-10

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...
21:52, 2019-09-21

Another horse dies at Santa Anita, bringing death toll at the racetrack to 31 since December A 4-year-old horse was euthanized after suffering a broken pelvis at Santa Anita racetrack...
19:44, 2019-09-19

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 cras...
23:00, 2019-07-06

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 con...
12:36, 2019-10-07

UN urges Iran restraint amid reports of high protester death toll Concerns raised over alleged use of live ammunition against petrol price demonstratorsThe United Nations has urged Iran to end its shutdown of the in...
18:44, 2019-11-19

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 from a lung d...
23:28, 2019-09-25

Relief efforts ramped up for Bahamas where 'staggering' Dorian death toll feared Charities, government agencies and even cruise ships loaded with supplies and volunteers rushed emergency aid to the storm-ravaged Bahamas on Saturda...
15:32, 2019-09-07

Iran in flames as rioters clash with armed forces and death toll 'climbs to 27' Internet shut down as skirmishes spread beyond Tehran and angry protesters demand cuts to rising petrol prices...
17:08, 2019-11-17

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 ...
01:28, 2019-09-28

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....
16:32, 2019-06-07

NHS food review ordered by Health Secretary after listeria death toll reaches five The Health Secretary has ordered a "root and branch" review of NHS food after two more patient deaths were linked to a listeria outbreak....
09:52, 2019-06-15

Death toll climbs from vaping illnesses as Georgia reports 10th fatality in US Georgia health officials have identified the state's first vaping-related death, bringing the total number number of fatalities from a lung dise...
22:56, 2019-09-25

Ebola death toll in Congo to pass 1,000, World Health Organization warns Women and children fare worst as efforts to contain outbreak are undermined by health centre attacks and local mistrustThe number of people killed by...
16:08, 2019-05-03

Devastating photos show the damage of Typhoon Lekima, which left at least 44 people dead and forced 1 million to evacuate in China Aly Song/Reuters Typhoon Lekima made landfall in China on August 10, resulting in widespread blackouts and some damaged property. Ahead of the Lekim...
16:52, 2019-08-12

Typhoon Hagibis latest: One dead and millions warned to evacuate as typhoon closes in on 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, closes in on...
11:52, 2019-10-12

Typhoon Hagibis latest: One dead and millions advised to evacuate as typhoon closes in on Japan Millions of people have been told to evacuate and one person had died as Typhoon Hagibis, the strongest storm to hit Japan in decades, closes in on t...
11:04, 2019-10-12

Typhoon Hagibis latest: One dead and hundreds of thousands evacuated as typhoon closes in on Japan Hundreds of thousands of households have been told to evacuate and one person had died as Typhoon Hagibis, the strongest storm to hit Japan in decade...
09:36, 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...
13:40, 2019-10-12

Japan floods: Death toll reaches 10 as a months worth of rain falls in half a day At least 10 people have died after torrential rain in Japan caused flooding and mudslides, bringing fresh damage to areas still recovering from recen...
17:40, 2019-10-26

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 ...
17:44, 2019-09-06

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 th...
03:56, 2019-09-12

Grenfell Tower fire death toll could have been lower if residents were evacuated while still possible, report finds The death toll from the Grenfell Tower fire could have been lower if residents were evacuated while it was still possible, a long-awaited report into...
03:44, 2019-10-29

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...
14:20, 2019-06-13

UN standing with Zimbabwe, Malawi, Mozambique as Southern Africa death toll from deadly cyclone mounts The UN chief has expressed his sadness at the loss of life and displacement across Zimbabwe, as a result of the deadly Tropical Cyclone Idai, which h...
10:42, 2019-04-09

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.     ...
00:24, 2019-06-07

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 Saturda...
12:28, 2019-09-07

Hurricane Dorian: Death toll hits 43 in the Bahamas with figure set to rise as rescue efforts continue The confirmed death toll from Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas has reached 43 with the number set to rise as search and rescue efforts continue....
09:20, 2019-09-07

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 bodi...
21:08, 2019-05-25

Hurricane Dorian: 2,500 still missing in Bahamas sparking fears death toll from devastating storm will climb An estimated 2,500 people are missing in the Bahamas after the deadly Hurricane Dorian devastated the islands, officials have said....
01:48, 2019-09-12

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 da...
23:16, 2019-10-06

Pakistan earthquake death toll: 25 killed with hundreds injured as houses collapse and roads split open At least 25 people have been killed after an earthquake hit the Pakistani area of Kashmir, officials have said....
10:32, 2019-09-25

Hurricane Dorian: 2,500 listed missing in Bahamas sparking fears death toll from devastating storm will climb An estimated 2,500 people are feared missing in the Bahamas after the deadly Hurricane Dorian devastated the islands, officials have said....
02:04, 2019-09-12

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 tha...
21:44, 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....
15:44, 2019-06-05

‘Break the cycle’ of disaster-response-recovery, urges top UN official, as death toll mounts from Cyclone Idai The destruction unleashed by Cyclone Idai on Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe, continues to claim lives and displace thousands, in what the UN’s top d...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Hurricane Dorian: Bahamas fears 'unimaginable death toll and suffering' from storm The Bahamas is facing a "staggering" death toll from Hurricane Dorian with "hundreds, up to thousands" of people still missing, the country's leaders...
10:20, 2019-09-06

A Japanese fire official says the death toll at the Kyoto anime studio fire is 33, nobody else is believed to be missing A Japanese fire official says the death toll at the Kyoto anime studio fire is 33, nobody else is believed to be missing...
14:56, 2019-07-18

Typhoon Hagibis path update LIVE: Latest news from Japan as 'worst typhoon in 60 years' hurtles towards Tokyo A super typhoon is approaching Japan, threatening to batter its capital Tokyo with its worst storm in 60 years....
16:44, 2019-10-11

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 ...
23:44, 2019-09-06

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...
17:20, 2019-09-06

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: World Breastfeeding Week kickoff, Second Ebola death on DR Congo’s eastern border, UN chief lauds climate activist Thunberg, Afghan bus attack, and outgoing UN agriculture chief hands over reigns Our main stories today cover:  World Breastfeeding Week kickoff, Ebola on DR Congo side of Rwandan border, 15-year-old Greta Thunberg to said to UN c...
01:36, 2019-08-01

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: World Breastfeeding Week kickoff, Second Ebola death on DR Congo’s eastern border, UN chief lauds climate activist Thunberg, Afghan bus attack, and outgoing UN agriculture chief hands over reigns Our main stories today cover: World Breastfeeding Week kickoff, Ebola on DR Congo side of Rwandan border, 15-year-old Greta Thunberg to said to UN cl...
11:08, 2019-09-30

Gold rises, Silver rises The May gold contract on the New York Mercantile Exchange closed today at $1,276.10 an ounce — up $1.60. The current silver contract on the ...
22:28, 2019-05-20

The Black Death plague just reappeared in China At least two people in China are under close observation and are receiving treatment for infections of the same plague that devastated Europe in the ...
18:36, 2019-11-14

Australia slip up at death against China in basketball's Asia Cup Opals fall to 70-69 defeat after late drama in BangaloreAustralia miss out on direct passage to semi-finalAustralia’s FibaWomen’s Asia Cup hopes have...
01:24, 2019-09-27

Canadian man sentenced to death in China has appeal hearing A Chinese court held an appeal hearing Thursday for a Canadian who was sentenced to death for drug smuggling in a case that has deepened a diplomatic...
13:00, 2019-05-09

Explainer: Don't panic about China's "Black Death" plague cases China reported a third case of bubonic plague on Sunday after two other plague cases were revealed last week, but the disease remains rare despite it...
09:32, 2019-11-18

China holds appeal hearing for Canadian sentenced to death BEIJING (AP) — A Chinese court has held an appeal hearing for a Canadian who was sentenced to death for drug smuggling in a case that has deepened a ...
08:24, 2019-05-09

‘I have to get President Trump’s attention’: A mother’s anguish as her son faces the death penalty in China Katherine Swidan is trying to save her son Mark, who has been sentenced to death on drug charges in China. She says his case is political....
15:36, 2019-08-10

Death of 'barefoot lawyer' puts focus on China's treatment of political prisoners Critics says Ji Sizun’s fate shows prison terms in China are increasingly becoming death sentencesIn June, Ji Sizun received the news that he had won...
10:00, 2019-07-15

A Chinese engineer says he was fired from Facebook after discussing a colleague's death and it's caused outrage in China Getty The firing of a Chinese Facebook engineer who accused the social media giant of mistreating him has provoked anger in China. As first reported ...
14:08, 2019-10-11

YouTube, other services down due to eastern US congestion NEW YORK (AP) — Google is saying users of YouTube and other services are seeing errors or slow performance due to high levels of network congestions ...
00:36, 2019-06-03

What drives the far-right AfD's success in eastern Germany? The far-right Alternative for Germany continues to make gains after strong showings in two eastern state elections. What lies behind the party's succ...
21:56, 2019-09-02

Eastern Europe's new capital of cool Known as the White Phoenix because it's been destroyed and rebuilt so many times, Belgrade is a city that's always evolving....
06:24, 2019-08-21

How liberalism became ‘the god that failed’ in eastern Europe After communism fell, the promises of western liberalism to transform central and eastern Europe were never fully realised – and now we are seeing th...
07:44, 2019-10-24

Germany: AfD set for second spot in eastern elections Voting has ended in Saxony and Brandenburg, two states in Germany's former east. The far-right AfD will become the second biggest party in both regio...
01:28, 2019-09-02

Eastern Michigan vs. Illinois: Take the underdog You don’t always want to use polls or rankings in your handicapping, but sometimes they can be telling. Eastern Michigan, a middle-of-the-road team i...
15:44, 2019-09-14

Storm Damage Being Reported Throughout Eastern Ky. (LEX 18) – Multiple storm damage reports are coming in to the LEX 18 Newsroom. Most of the severe weather is moving out of the southeastern Ken...
21:28, 2019-05-29

NHC says 40% chance of cyclone near eastern Cuba A large area of showers and thunderstorms located near eastern Cuba has a 40% chance of developing into a tropical cyclone over the next 48 hours, th...
22:52, 2019-09-11

What is the difference between a Typhoon and Hurricane? Two major tropical storms have hit parts of the world this week, with Hurricane Florence targeting the US East Coast and Super Typhoon Mangkhut set t...
16:04, 2019-10-10

About 20 people injured in thunderstorms in eastern Germany BERLIN (AP) — Authorities say that about 20 people have been injured in eastern Germany by gusty winds and thunderstorms. German news agency dpa repo...
08:56, 2019-06-13

Eastern German solidarity tax to be abolished for almost all taxpayers Under the scheme, people from western Germany pay a subsidy to support the former East, which still lags behind the West economically. The solidarity...
11:28, 2019-11-14

At Least 3 Dead as Fires Rage Across Eastern Australia Firefighters warned of dry, windy conditions to come, signaling an early start for what could be the country’s worst fire season in decades....
04:00, 2019-11-10

Libya’s eastern government says it won’t rule by force PARIS (AP) — The government in eastern Libya allied with forces attacking the capital says it does not want to rule the country by force. Abdulhadi L...
16:48, 2019-05-09

Why the state elections in eastern Germany are important Elections on Sunday in Saxony and neighboring Brandenburg, two federal states in former East Germany, have the entire country holding its breath. The...
14:00, 2019-08-31

NHC says 70% chance of cyclone over far eastern Atlantic Ocean A low pressure system over the far eastern tropical Atlantic Ocean, off the west coast of Africa, has a 70% chance of developing into a cyclone in th...
09:04, 2019-10-14

Will German slowdown hit eastern European economies? Central and eastern European economies are said to be decoupling from western Europe as consumption-led growth replaces the export-driven model. But ...
20:28, 2019-08-19

Raptors even up Eastern Conference finals with 120-102 win over Bucks In one of the best all-around victories of this post-season, six Raptors scored in double figures....
05:24, 2019-05-22

Tropical Depression Eight forms over Eastern Atlantic: U.S. NHC Tropical Depression Eight has formed in the Eastern Atlantic and is forecast to become a tropical storm on Wednesday, the U.S. National Hurricane Cen...
23:28, 2019-09-03

Eastern US cities are spewing more methane into air than we thought WASHINGTON — Older US east coast cities are leaking nine times as much natural gas into the air — from homes or pipes heading into houses — than the ...
22:20, 2019-07-23

George Soros to target far-right in eastern Germany George Soros's Open Society Foundation is gearing up to battle hate and the far-right in eastern Germany. The Alternative for Deutschland (AfD) is pr...
02:56, 2019-06-22

Will German slowdown hit Eastern Europe economies? Central and Eastern Europe's economies are said to be decoupling from Western Europe as consumption-led growth replaces the export-driven model. But ...
17:16, 2019-08-19

Eastern Kentucky University Commencement Information MADISON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– Students will graduate from Eastern Kentucky University on Friday and Saturday. All ceremonies will be held at Al...
12:36, 2019-05-10

Two Ebola workers killed in eastern Congo Unidentified attackers killed two Ebola health workers in eastern Congo over the weekend, the health ministry said, the latest in a string of assault...
12:04, 2019-07-15

Quake causes panic in eastern Indonesia; one killed A magnitude 7.3 earthquake struck the Moluccas islands in eastern Indonesia on Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) reported, killing one person...
19:40, 2019-07-14

GM Tuner SVE Says It Might Build A Modern Typhoon You may recall back to a few weeks ago when Specialty Vehicle Engineering announced an upgrade package for the GMC Canyon pickup truck to make it a m...
21:08, 2019-05-04

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 m...
01:52, 2019-10-13

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 tol...
10:52, 2019-10-14

Motorist killed during storm in eastern Kentucky city PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (AP) — Officials say one person was killed during a severe storm in eastern Kentucky when the roof of a building was blown off and ...
23:24, 2019-05-29

Eastern DRC: Distressed calls for security from Ituri residents According to unverified videos, youths in Bunia carried the severed head of a woman through the streets. The message: They want an end to the violenc...
19:44, 2019-07-22

One person killed in attack at college in eastern Finland Ten people injured after young man with sword burst into classroom, witnesses sayOne person has been killed and 10 others injured in an attack at a v...
18:48, 2019-10-01

Ebola outbreak claims more than 1,000 lives in eastern Congo The Ebola outbreak raging in eastern Congo has claimed more than 1,000 lives — and violence in the region is impeding official efforts to combat the ...
18:40, 2019-05-04

'This is the golden age': eastern Europe's extraordinary 30-year revival Not everything is perfect – as reflected in political flux – but the region is wealthier and healthier than ever beforeMaciej Grabski looks out over ...
19:04, 2019-10-26

Why Is This Senator Beefing With the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians? On Wednesday, seemingly out of nowhere, Sen. Richard Burr of North Carolina published a scathing column in the Charlotte Observer headlined, “Cheroke...
22:44, 2019-06-21

Deadly storms leave thousands without power in eastern U.S Tornadoes, wind gusts of up to 70 mph and pounding hail remained threats early on Monday from eastern New York and into New England, as the remnants ...
13:32, 2019-04-15

Arctic Blast to Send Eastern U.S. Into Deep Freeze Snow and ice caused at least four deaths and forced more than a thousand flight cancellations on Monday....
06:40, 2019-11-12

Season’s 1st tropical storm forms in Eastern Pacific MEXICO CITY (AP) — The first tropical storm of the Eastern Pacific hurricane season has formed off the coast of Mexico. But the U.S. National Hurrica...
20:16, 2019-06-26

Landslide at gold mine in eastern Congo kills at least 16 A landslide at a shuttered gold mine in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo killed at least 16 people on Wednesday, the provincial governor said....
23:04, 2019-10-02

Severe T-storm Watch Issued for Central & Eastern KY SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH is in effect for Central and Eastern Kentucky counties until later this evening. Organized storms capable of reaching sever...
20:16, 2019-06-24

Autumn chill, with Siberian express right behind it, to hit U.S. eastern states A mid-autumn chill in the northeastern United States on Friday and Saturday is only a mild foreshadow of the winter weather that will break dozens of...
20:12, 2019-11-08

Crews search for missing toddler in eastern Kentucky SALYERSVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Search crews are trying to find a missing toddler in eastern Kentucky. News outlets report 22-month-old Kenneth Howard was r...
15:08, 2019-05-13

Ebola treatment center attacked again in eastern Congo BENI, Congo (AP) — Authorities say an Ebola treatment has come under attack again in eastern Congo. Butembo Mayor Sylvain Kanyamanda said Monday that...
15:08, 2019-05-13

First Ebola patient in eastern DRC's largest city dies Priest’s death in Goma raises fears virus could spread more widely across CongoThe first Ebola patient in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo’s ...
14:28, 2019-07-16

Now for Sale on Facebook: Looted Middle Eastern Antiquities Facebook groups offer ancient treasures from Syria, Iraq and other conflict zones, some of which may have been pillaged by Islamic State militants....
11:28, 2019-05-09

Mosque bombing kills 62 people in eastern Afghanistan Militant attack caused roof to collapse as worshippers met for Friday prayersSixty-two people have died after an explosion at a mosque in eastern Afg...
20:04, 2019-10-18

Man missing after boats collide on eastern Missouri river OLD MONROE, Mo. (AP) — Search crews are looking for an eastern Missouri man after two boats collided on a river in eastern Missouri. The accident hap...
15:36, 2019-05-28

Magnitude 5.5 quake hits eastern Japan, no immediate damage An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.5 hit eastern Japan on Monday morning, the Japan Meteorological Agency said....
03:20, 2019-06-24

Australia: Out-of-control bushfires rage across eastern regions More than 100 bushfires are threatening huge swathes of Australia's eastern states of New South Wales and Queensland. Firefighters say the unpreceden...
12:32, 2019-11-08

Afghan forces kill 6 civilians in eastern Afghanistan KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan officials say at least six civilians, including a woman and two children, have been mistakenly killed in an Afghan s...
16:04, 2019-05-25

New Ukrainian President Zelenskiy visits eastern war zone MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine’s new president has visited military positions in the country’s east, where the army has been fighting Russia-backe...
21:40, 2019-05-27

German government moves to end 'solidarity tax' for eastern Germany Germany is planning to drastically reduce its historical "solidarity" tax with its eastern states. The move will mean a significant income tax cut fo...
04:12, 2019-08-11

Search on for small plane missing in eastern Minnesota CARLTON, Minn. (AP) — Authorities are searching for a small plane that went missing in eastern Minnesota. The Carlton County Sheriff’s Office s...
14:32, 2019-05-09

Record cold temperatures follow snowstorm over much of eastern U.S. BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Snow and cold records fell as an arctic airmass that started in Siberia spilled over a big chunk of the eastern half of the U.S....
05:32, 2019-11-13

Weather system over eastern Florida has 50% chance of becoming cyclone - NHC A low pressure system located over eastern Florida has a 50% chance of becoming a cyclone in the next 48 hours, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (N...
15:04, 2019-07-09

Caller phones 911 over comedian’s Middle Eastern joke NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — An audience member called 911 on an Egyptian-American comedian who made a joke about being of Middle Eastern descent. The caller ...
14:44, 2019-05-17

Police stop far-right band performances in eastern Germany The rock bands had violated the rules set for the concert, according to police in the German state of Thuringia. Far-right groups regularly hold rock...
14:32, 2019-07-06

Raptors steamroll Bucks to even Eastern Conference finals TORONTO — Kyle Lowry scored 25 points, Kawhi Leonard had 19 and the Toronto Raptors beat the Milwaukee Bucks 120-102 on Tuesday night to even the Eas...
06:20, 2019-05-22

Tropical Depression Fifteen forms over eastern Atlantic - U.S. NHC Tropical Depression Fifteen has formed in the eastern Atlantic and is forecast to become a tropical storm by early Tuesday morning, the U.S. National...
23:28, 2019-10-14

Ebola outbreak spreads to 3rd province in eastern Congo KINSHASA, Congo — Congo’s year-long Ebola outbreak has spread to a new province, with two cases, including one death, confirmed in South Kivu, accord...
01:16, 2019-08-17

Earthquake of 6.2 magnitude strikes in eastern Indonesia: agency An earthquake of 6.2 magnitude struck in eastern Indonesia on Monday, the European monitoring agency said, but there were no immediate report of any ...
09:08, 2019-06-17

Check Here Beginning At 6 p.m. Eastern For Decision 2019 Results Beginning at 6 p.m., you can check your Decision 2019 Primary results right here. Tune in to LEX 18 News for all our Decision 2019 coverage. ...
22:16, 2019-05-21

Quake with 7.3 magnitude strikes in eastern Indonesia: USGS An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.3 struck southeast of the city of Ternate, in the Moluccas in the eastern area of Indonesia, the U.S. Geological ...
12:08, 2019-07-14

Eastern Ky. Electric Provider Approved For Rate Adjustments FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — An eastern Kentucky electric provider is restructuring its rates, but the adjustments won’t increase monthly bills for an...
11:32, 2019-06-11

Two new D.C. art spaces put contemporary Middle Eastern artists in the spotlight Art, not politics, is the focus of shows at the Middle East Institute and Museum of the Palestinian People....
17:44, 2019-11-07

Eastern, Central U.S. to sizzle in weekend heat wave A heat wave threatening temperatures as high as 110 degrees F (43 C) from Friday through the weekend moved toward the eastern and central United Stat...
21:32, 2019-07-18

39 killed by lightning amid storms in eastern India Millions of people have been hit by floods, their homes and crops devastated by surging waters in the worst-hit Bihar and Assam states....
20:12, 2019-07-24

Brandenburg in Eastern Germany happy to get a Tesla Gigafactory Tesla's decision to build a Gigafactory in the Eastern German state of Brandenburg surrounding Berlin has been met with unconditional approval by peo...
11:56, 2019-11-13

Golden jackal caught on camera in eastern Germany The small predator is usually at home in the Balkans and parts of Asia. But with the first sighting confirmed in Thuringia, the jackal has been spott...
16:44, 2019-08-16

Two Ebola health workers killed in eastern Congo Unidentified attackers killed two Ebola health workers in eastern Congo over the weekend, the latest in a string of assaults that have hobbled effort...
11:28, 2019-07-15

A whole new world: does the new Aladdin fetishise Middle Eastern culture? Guy Ritchie’s new film evokes a fantasy Arabia, following Hollywood’s long tradition of problematic stereotypes A new Aladdin movie means a return to...
15:16, 2019-05-21

Rocky Adkins Counting On Eastern Kentucky For Support ROWAN COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– Rocky Adkins was very confident as he voted at the Perkins Community Center Tuesday morning. State Minority Leader ...
00:12, 2019-05-22

Germany: Berlin reacts to far-right surge in eastern elections The far-right AfD may have come second in regional elections in Saxony and Brandenburg, but Germany's governing parties had been fearing even worse. ...
13:24, 2019-09-02

Brandenburg happy to get Tesla Gigafactory in eastern Germany Tesla's decision to build a Gigafactory in the Eastern German state of Brandenburg surrounding Berlin has been met with unconditional approval by peo...
18:36, 2019-11-13

Germany: Police investigate far-right would-be vigilantes in eastern town Three men in the eastern town of Döbeln are suspected of unlawful assembly and impersonating authorities. Police said the men were pretending to be s...
00:40, 2019-10-17

Rare eastern black rhinoceros born at Chicago zoo CHICAGO — Chicago’s Lincoln Park Zoo says an eastern black rhinoceros named Kapuki has given birth to a calf. The zoo says Kapuki was pregnant for 15...
18:28, 2019-05-22

Attorney escaped the Holocaust, changed Eastern Kentucky PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (AP) — Far from his soon-to-be home in Prestonsburg, a Jewish attorney and Holocaust survivor got a phone call that would change Ea...
19:32, 2019-05-04

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 ...
03:44, 2019-10-13

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....
07:28, 2019-10-10

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 ...
11:48, 2019-09-09

Flights canceled as Taiwan braces for typhoon Taiwan braced for Typhoon Bailu on Friday, prompting cancellations of domestic flights amid warnings of floods and high seas on the island....
10:36, 2019-08-23

How F1 teams are preparing for the typhoon ahead of Japanese GP Formula 1 teams will have limited staff at Suzuka on Saturday and are implementing precautionary measures to try to minimise Typhoon Hagibis's impact...
11:52, 2019-10-11

Typhoon Hagibis makes landfall in Japan Hagibis has already caused major disruption to transport services, as well as sporting events in the country. It has been forecast as the worst typho...
12:48, 2019-10-12

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 ...
05:48, 2019-10-12

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,...
06:12, 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 typho...
17:16, 2019-10-12

Japan cleans up after deadly typhoon Hagibis Days after the powerful typhoon Hagibis, the death toll has risen and many are still without homes or power. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said the gover...
20:32, 2019-10-15

Japan cleans-up after deadly typhoon Hagibis Days after the powerful typhoon Hagibis the death toll has risen and many are still without homes or power. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said the govern...
18:04, 2019-10-15

EU top jobs: German MEP criticizes eastern Europe’s 'destructive approach' Speaking on DW's Conflict Zone, conservative lawmaker Andreas Schwab criticized the role played by eastern European countries in the selection of can...
19:48, 2019-07-24

How the press in Eastern Europe reacted to the fall of the Berlin Wall The Romanian newspapers were silent; the Croatian ones cheered along with everyone. And the Berlin state paper didn't even mention the fall of the Be...
12:32, 2019-11-08

Cyclone Fani slams eastern coast of India with 150 mph winds Cyclone Fani slammed into India’s eastern coast Friday, killing at least three people as winds of up to 150 mph – the equivalent of a Category 4 hurr...
14:32, 2019-05-03

Private health firms plan 'conquest' of Eastern Europe Csilla Balla became anxious after her doctor told her she would need surgery to remove a benign skin growth on her face, and she decided to go back t...
11:48, 2019-08-29

Ebola survivors battle grief and stigma in eastern Congo Arlette Kavugho was discharged from an Ebola ward in eastern Congo in March, but her troubles did not end there....
09:40, 2019-10-18

Congo tracing contacts of first Ebola case in eastern city BENI, Congo — After feeling sick for several days the pastor boarded a bus traveling to eastern Congo’s largest city. Only upon arrival at his destin...
00:44, 2019-07-16

Forest fires blaze in eastern Russia, forcing evacuations MOSCOW (AP) — Wildfires are blazing on about 58,000 hectares (145,000 acres) throughout the eastern reaches of Russia, threatening small villages and...
15:56, 2019-05-09

Love for textiles still sewn into the fabric of Saxony in Eastern Germany Saxony experienced a sharp decline in its centuries-old textile industry in the years following German reunification in 1990. Yet the sector is anyth...
16:00, 2019-11-08

Germany: Initial results show AfD set for second spot in eastern elections Voting has ended in Saxony and Brandenburg, two states in the country's former east. Initial results suggest that the far-right AfD will become the s...
19:04, 2019-09-01

1 dead at least 10 injured in violent incident at school in eastern Finland One person is dead after a violent incident at a school in a shopping center in Kuopio, a town in eastern Finland, police said on Tuesday....
13:36, 2019-10-01

Polls Close For Primary Election In Eastern Half Of Kentucky LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Polls have closed in the eastern half of Kentucky in the primary election races for governor, attorney general, secretary of s...
00:12, 2019-05-22

Creepy resting place for discarded toys in Eastern Kentucky ELLIOTTVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Deep in the hills of Eastern Kentucky, there’s a mysterious place where plastic baby dolls live out their final days. ...
16:48, 2019-05-18

Suicide bombing hits eastern Kabul; no word on casualties KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Police say a suicide bomber has struck east of the capital Kabul, the second such attack in as many days. There is no immed...
06:44, 2019-05-31

Bomb attack on Shiite militiamen kills 7 in eastern Iraq BAGHDAD (AP) — An Iraqi Shiite paramilitary group says a roadside bomb has hit a bus carrying its fighters in eastern Iraq, killing seven people and ...
16:24, 2019-05-19

Cyclone Fani expected to intensify as it heads toward eastern India Cyclone Fani is expected to intensify into an "extremely severe" storm as it heads toward the coast of the eastern Indian state of Odisha, the India ...
08:00, 2019-04-30

Germany: Polls close in eastern state elections, AfD set for second spot Voting has ended in Saxony and Brandenburg, two states in the country's former east. Exit polls suggest that the far-right AfD will become the second...
18:24, 2019-09-01

30 years after communism, eastern Europe divided on democracy's impact Pew research reveals very different views on whether countries are better off todayThirty years after the fall of communism, few people in Europe’s f...
16:52, 2019-10-15

Germany's Maas hopes for peace in eastern Ukraine under new leader The top diplomats from Germany and France are set to visit Ukraine to stress their countries' support for peace there. German Foreign Minister Heiko ...
12:00, 2019-05-30

Eastern Kentucky University president to serve on NCAA forum RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) — The president of Eastern Kentucky University has been selected to represent the Ohio Valley Conference on the NCAA’s Divis...
10:56, 2019-06-06

Agora adds mezze and other Middle Eastern charms to McLean 2 stars | Lebanese native Ghassan Jarrouj is once again frying falafel, grilling octopus and baking pide....
16:49, 2019-10-23

300,000 flee flare-up of ethnic violence in north-eastern DR Congo More than 300,000 people have been forced to flee resurgent inter-ethnic violence in north-east Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) just this mont...
17:24, 2019-06-18

Environment Canada releases tornado warning for eastern Ontario At 6:28 p.m. the agency issued a tornado warning for Gananoque - Mallorytown on its website....
01:00, 2019-06-30

Heat wave gripping eastern, central U.S. to intensify over weekend A massive heat wave that has enveloped the U.S. Midwest pushed into the Northeast on Friday, ushering in temperatures that could top 100 degrees Fahr...
20:00, 2019-07-19

Eastern German state premier calls for new national anthem Thuringian Premier Bodo Ramelow says he wants a national anthem with which all Germans can identify. Ramelow told a newspaper that the current anthem...
11:04, 2019-05-09

First Ebola patient in eastern Congo's main city dies The first Ebola patient in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo's largest city, Goma, has died, the government said on Tuesday....
13:08, 2019-07-16

Anti-LGBT rhetoric stokes tensions in eastern Europe Politicians and church leaders are stirring homophobia to rally bases and provoke fear among votersIn a recent survey, Poles were asked to identify w...
06:20, 2019-10-25

Second Ebola case in Congo's main eastern city dies The second patient to be diagnosed with Ebola in eastern Congo's main city of Goma has died after he sought treatment too late and was already bleedi...
17:04, 2019-07-31

EU election: AfD surge in eastern Germany sets up clash of cultures The far-right AfD has emerged as the strongest political party in Germany's formerly communist East. With the Greens winning big among young, urban v...
20:20, 2019-05-27

Hifter’s rule brings security to eastern Libya, at a cost BENGHAZI, Libya (AP) — Libya’s eastern city of Benghazi finally feels safe again, after years of assassinations, bombings and militia firefight...
08:08, 2019-05-21

Rare eastern black rhinoceros born at Chicago zoo, officials say A critically endangered eastern black rhinoceros gave birth to a calf following a 15-month pregnancy at a Chicago zoo on Sunday, officials said....
22:12, 2019-05-21

How the world press viewed the far-right surge in eastern German elections The success of the AfD was a "double slap in the face" to Angela Merkel, but not the "earthquake everyone feared." DW rounds up the international rea...
13:24, 2019-09-02

Search Area Widens For Missing Toddler In Eastern Kentucky SALYERSVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Officials have widened the search area for a 22-month-old boy who disappeared Sunday evening from his rural Kentucky home. N...
16:48, 2019-05-15

62 dead after fuel tanker explodes in eastern Tanzania: police A damaged tanker truck exploded in eastern Tanzania as people were trying to siphon fuel out of it Saturday, killing at least 62 in one of the worst ...
23:52, 2019-08-10

Ebola has killed over 1,000 people in eastern Congo — that’s the second-deadliest outbreak This, as Ebola treatment centres have come under repeated attack, leaving government health officials to staff clinics in the hotspots of Butembo and...
01:04, 2019-05-04

EU top jobs: German MEP criticizes eastern Europe's 'destructive approach' Speaking on DW's Conflict Zone, conservative lawmaker Andreas Schwab criticized the role played by eastern European countries in the selection of can...
21:32, 2019-07-24

Bucks say they got 'punched' as Raptors level NBA Eastern Conference finals Playoff series tied at 2-2 as Toronto win second game in successionWinner of best-of-seven series will face Warriors in NBA finalsWith a weary Kawhi ...
13:20, 2019-05-22

Quake causes panic in eastern Indonesia; no reports of major damage A magnitude 7.3 earthquake struck the Moluccas islands in eastern Indonesia on Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) reported, causing panic amon...
15:48, 2019-07-14

Century: Eastern Wonders makes cardboard spice trading fun again Enlarge (credit: Owen Duffy) Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard...
12:56, 2019-05-02

Second Ebola case detected in eastern Congo's main city A second case of Ebola was detected on Tuesday in the eastern Congolese city of Goma, a local health official said, increasing concern the virus coul...
23:40, 2019-07-30