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Animal death toll of Australia fires laid bare in haunting clip of charred corpses

**WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT** The horrific fires blasting through Australia have killed 1billion animals with some of the victims pictured in Kangaroo...

Animal death toll of Australia fires laid bare in haunting clip of charred corpses

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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...
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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

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

'This is an emergency in China' says WHO, as virus death toll rises to 18 The World Health Organization (WHO) called a new coronavirus that has killed 18 people in China and infected around 650 globally "an emergency in Chi...
23:48, 2020-01-23

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

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

China respiratory virus death toll rises Chinese officials have said a new coronavirus virus can spread from person to person, as the disease claimed a sixth life. The World Health Organizat...
11:48, 2020-01-21

New Zealand volcano eruption: death toll rises to 19 Police said on Monday that another person died at an Auckland hospital overnightThe death toll from this month’s volcanic eruption in New Zealand has...
14:16, 2019-12-23

Australian firefighters get brief reprieve as death toll rises Fire threats eased in parts of southeastern Australia on Sunday after a horror day of blazes that killed one man and injured four firefighters, but a...
04:20, 2020-01-05

Flood death toll rises to 21 in Indonesian capital The death toll from flash floods and landslides in and around Indonesia's capital Jakarta reached at least 21 on Monday, with more heavy rain forecas...
04:24, 2020-01-02

Death toll from mystery coronavirus in China rises to 9 The death toll from the coronavirus sweeping across China climbed to nine on Wednesday, as the number of reported cases rose to 440, Chinese health o...
07:28, 2020-01-22

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 from New Zealand volcano eruption rises to eight New Zealand Police said on Thursday that two more people had died from injuries sustained during the eruption of the White Island volcano this week, ...
21:28, 2019-12-11

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

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

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

Southern U.S. storm death toll rises to 7: Officials High winds and heavy rain swept across parts of the U.S. south. The National Weather Service in Shreveport estimated that a tornado, with about aroun...
20:52, 2020-01-11

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

More than 2,700 cases of coronavirus in China as death toll hits 80 Chinese Premier Li Keqiang visited the city of Wuhan in Hubei province, where the deadly pneumonia-like virus was first identified....
08:16, 2020-01-27

China scrambles to contain coronavirus as death toll climbs China's health ministry says the new deadly virus's ability to spread is getting stronger. The death toll has risen to 56 amid hundreds of new infect...
13:28, 2020-01-26

Death toll from southern U.S. storms rises to 7: Officials High winds and heavy rain swept across parts of the U.S. south. The National Weather Service in Shreveport estimated that a tornado, with about aroun...
21:16, 2020-01-11

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 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

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

More than 2,860 cases of coronavirus in China as death toll hits 81 Chinese Premier Li Keqiang visited the city of Wuhan in Hubei province, where the deadly pneumonia-like virus was first identified....
12:08, 2020-01-27

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

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

Coronavirus: Death toll climbs, 690 new cases confirmed The death toll from a new virus spreading through China has risen to 56. Officials are scrambling to provide adequate medical help to citizens under ...
08:52, 2020-01-26

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 southern U.S. storms rises to 10: Officials High winds and heavy rain swept across parts of the U.S. south. The National Weather Service in Shreveport estimated that a tornado, with about aroun...
01:12, 2020-01-12

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

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 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

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...
06:08, 2019-08-11

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’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 stands at 22 from Turkey earthquake; 1,200 hurt ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Officials say the death toll from a strong earthquake that rocked eastern Turkey is up to 22 as rescue teams continue searching...
19:16, 2020-01-25

Albanian earthquake death toll rises to 16, more than 600 injured The magnitude-6.4 quake was felt across the southern Balkans and was followed by multiple aftershocks, with several above magnitude 5....
16:44, 2019-11-26

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

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

Death toll rises to 21 after attack on Mexican town Suspected cartel members shot at Villa Unión’s mayor’s office before being chased by policeSecurity forces have shot dead seven more suspected cartel...
22:00, 2019-12-01

More than 2,700 cases of coronavirus in China as death toll climbs to 80 Chinese officials have confirmed 2,744 cases, including 461 people in critical condition, as the death toll rose to 80....
03:48, 2020-01-27

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

Girl, 14, ‘tied down and beat animal rescuer to death with nail embedded plank’ US Army veteran and animal rescue worker Albert Chernoff was found dead in his home sparking a massive police manhunt with a $20,000 reward for his k...
11:12, 2019-11-11

What celebs like Iggy Azalea, Leo DiCaprio and Celeste Barber are saying about Australia's fires The fires burning in Australia have left at least 19 people dead and dozens are missing. Here's what celebrities are saying.     ...
20:36, 2020-01-04

Australia fires: record-breaking temperatures fuel bushfires across the country Temperatures top 40C in Victoria’s north as up to 11 properties hit by fire in South Australia, while NSW and Tasmania face difficult conditionsRecor...
10:32, 2019-11-21

Brave as lions: Zoo heroics save animals from Australia's raging fires When everyone else in the Australian town of Mogo fled the flames that tore through surrounding bushland, Chad Staples didn't consider abandoning his...
09:32, 2020-01-08

Australia’s fires have killed or imperiled 1 billion animals, expert warns More than 1 billion birds, reptiles and mammals may have been killed by the fires sweeping across Australian, according to a new estimate from the Un...
22:20, 2020-01-10

Australia fires: NASA warns that smoke from bushfires will travel around the world Smoke from the devastating Australian bushfires will travel around the globe, according to data compiled by NASA....
19:00, 2020-01-14

US briefing: Trump impeachment letter, Australia fires and teen vaping Wednesday’s top story: president sends missive to House leaders before vote. Plus, our favourite good news stories of 2019Good morning, I’m Tim Walke...
12:52, 2019-12-18

Thousands flee fires in Australia, navy helps evacuate the stranded Tens of thousands of holiday makers fled seaside towns on Australia's east coast on Thursday as bushfires approached, and military ships and helicopt...
16:00, 2020-01-02

Australia fires: NSW, Victoria, SA, Qld and WA all face extreme bushfires risk – live Melbourne shrouded in smoke haze from bushfires, catastrophic fire danger forecast for parts of New South Wales, including Greater Sydney, homes fear...
05:48, 2019-12-20

Australia bushfires: Three fires merge into terrifying 'megablaze' in Snowy Mountains Strong winds have whipped up three separate bushfires into one towering 600,000 hectare inferno that's tearing across the Snowy Mountains, damaging N...
22:04, 2020-01-10

In the wake of bush fires, hunger-relief efforts mobilize in Australia Nonprofit groups, the food industry and celebrities raise money to feed people — and animals....
17:40, 2020-01-17

NSW fires: 20 structures destroyed in bushfires as Australia records hottest day ever – live All of New South Wales, South Australia, large parts of Queensland, and northern Victoria were under a total fire ban on Thursday amid extreme weathe...
08:40, 2019-12-19

Australia fires kill half a billion animals as crisis mounts Wildfires have turned southeast Australia into a charred, apocalyptic nightmare, and threaten to wipe out entire species of animals....
21:36, 2020-01-03

‘Another terrible day:’ Australia faces strong winds fanning raging fires New South Wales Rural Fire Service Deputy Commissioner Rob Rogers warned the fires could move "frighteningly quick."...
02:44, 2020-01-04

Fears grow about Sydney after Australia fires merge into giant blaze Bushfires fanned by winds combined into a single giant blaze north of Sydney late on Friday, blanketing Australia's biggest city in hazardous smoke, ...
09:56, 2019-12-06

Australia weather and fires: statewide code red declared in SA as temperatures soar Extreme heat on weekend expected to hit South Australia, Victoria and NSW, increasing risk of bushfiresA statewide code red has been declared in Sout...
02:12, 2019-12-27

Paradise lost: residents flee Eden as Australia fires race towards them Days of limbo wear down NSW-Victoria communities displaced by blazes ripping through swaths of east coastShelley Caban just wants it to be over.“Some...
20:52, 2020-01-05

Beach haven turns ghost town as Australia fires hit tourism On any other January week, tourists would be jostling for space on the bright white sands of Australia's Hyams Beach....
13:28, 2020-01-07

Thousands Flee to Shore as Australia Fires Turn Skies Blood Red The country’s east coast was dotted with apocalyptic scenes on the last day of the warmest decade on record in Australia....
11:24, 2019-12-31

Red skies are blanketing southeast Australia as hundreds of fires ravage the country SAEED KHAN/AFP via Getty Images Australia's devastating fires have reached an unprecedented peak in the first few days of January, according to multi...
21:36, 2020-01-05

WRC teams angry Rally Australia still not cancelled amid bush fires There is increasing anger in the World Rally Championship service park that Rally Australia has not yet been cancelled, with its Coffs Harbour base i...
00:28, 2019-11-12

Fires devastating Australia’s east coast have arrived unusually early Bush fires across Australia’s east coast have arrived uncharacteristically early in the year, prompting fears for the upcoming summer...
15:25, 2019-09-16

The bushfires in Australia are so big they're generating their own weather — 'pyrocumulonimbus' thunderstorms that can start more fires Bureau of Meteorology, Victoria The Australia bushfires are generating "pyrocumulonimbus" clouds, which create their own thunderstorms that can start...
15:04, 2019-12-30

Women’s Rights, Australia Fires and Iran Hang Over Golden Globes Michelle Williams, Patricia Arquette, Joaquin Phoenix and other winners took the opportunity to speak directly about some pressing events....
06:48, 2020-01-06

Fires, floods, now funnel-web spiders: Australia facing arachnid boom Australia's intense summer weather has created prime conditions for the deadly funnel-web spider, wildlife experts warn....
20:36, 2020-01-22

Australia fires 'worst yet to come' as extreme cyclones and floods wreak havoc Hundreds of fires are continuing to rage across the country, with 25 people killed in the destruction, and more than half a billion animals are belie...
13:08, 2020-01-06

Smoke from Australia’s fires will circle the world, NASA data suggests Australia's two largest cities, Sydney and Melbourne, have been rated as the most polluted cities in the world in recent weeks....
19:24, 2020-01-15

Kim Kardashian Slams Troll Who Claimed She Didn't Donate to Australia Fires Kim Kardashian is setting the record straight. On Monday, the Keeping Up With the Kardashians star fired back at a fan that accused her of not donati...
19:28, 2020-01-06

Australia weather and fires: NSW firefighters 'give their all' ahead of worsening conditions Extreme heat on weekend expected to hit South Australia, Victoria and NSW, increasing risk of bushfiresNSW firefighters are “giving their all” to con...
04:08, 2019-12-27

Heavy rains dampen fires in Australia's Queensland state, cause flooding Australia's bushfire-stricken state of Queensland saw heavy rainfalls on Sunday dampening some of the fires that have razed 2.5 million hectares (1.2...
03:24, 2020-01-26

Koala Mittens and Baby Bottles: Saving Australia’s Animals After Fires Millions of animals, many found on no other continent, may have perished, and Australians are taking care of survivors....
17:16, 2020-01-07

Koala Mittens and Baby Bottles: Saving Australia’s Wildlife After Fires Millions of animals, many found on no other continent, may have perished, and Australians are taking care of survivors....
13:12, 2020-01-07

Coronavirus Live Updates: More Than 4,000 Infected as Death Toll Surpasses 100 The total known cases of a mysterious new virus spreading across China increased nearly 60 percent overnight from 2,835 to 4,515....
07:40, 2020-01-28

Coronavirus: Death toll climbs to 106 as China tightens measures Transport restrictions have been further tightened, with some cities suspending public transport....
03:36, 2020-01-28

More U.S. Coronavirus Cases Emerge, as China’s Death Toll Rises The number of dead climbed to at least 80, while in the United States, five cases were confirmed....
08:56, 2020-01-27

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 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

Coronavirus Live Updates: Death Toll Surpasses 100; More Than 4,000 Infected The total known cases of a mysterious new virus spreading across China increased nearly 60 percent overnight from 2,835 to 4,515....
06:24, 2020-01-28

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

China records first virus death in Beijing as toll passes 100 The new strain of coronavirus spreading across China claimed its first victim in Beijing, officials said on Tuesday, as the death toll climbed to 106...
06:20, 2020-01-28

New coronavirus death toll jumps to 106 as China announces 25 more fatalities China has confirmed more than 2,700 cases of the new virus, most in Wuhan. More than 40 cases have been confirmed elsewhere in the world....
03:48, 2020-01-28

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

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

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

Alarm Grows as Markets Tumble and Death Toll Rises Health officials in the United States said more than 100 people were being evaluated for possible infection. Of the nearly 3,000 people who have cont...
06:48, 2020-01-28

Officials: 3 dead in Alabama, bringing storm death toll to 7 BENTON, La. (AP) - Authorities say at least seven people have died as severe storms sweep across parts of the U.S. South, bringing high winds and unr...
20:16, 2020-01-11

NZ volcano eruption death toll rises to 17 after another person dies New Zealand police said on Monday that one of those injured during the eruption of a volcano visited by tourists earlier this month died in an Auckla...
23:52, 2019-12-22

Typhoon Phanfone: At least 16 dead in the Philippines with death toll set to rise The cyclone struck late on Christmas Eve and has devastated the mostly Catholic country amid holiday celebrations, with winds of up to 118mph and fla...
09:36, 2019-12-26

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

China coronavirus death toll climbs to 81 with nearly 2,900 cases worldwide The majority of the reported cases are in mainland China, where local authorities have quarantined several major cities and canceled Lunar New Year's...
16:28, 2020-01-27

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

Death toll reaches 28 as Philippines recovers from Christmas typhoon The death toll from a Christmas typhoon that tore through the central Philippines rose to 28 on Friday, with 12 people missing, the disaster agency s...
04:44, 2019-12-27

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

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

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

China coronavirus death toll climbs to 82 with at least 2,900 cases worldwide The majority of the reported cases are in mainland China, where local authorities have quarantined several major cities and canceled Lunar New Year's...
19:12, 2020-01-27

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

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

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 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

Coronavirus Death Toll Climbs in China, and a Lockdown Widens At least 25 people have died and more than 800 have been sickened by the mysterious illness, health officials said. The travel restrictions imposed o...
03:24, 2020-01-24

Coronavirus death toll has risen to 25, China’s health authority says In Wuhan, the centre of the outbreak, normally bustling streets, shopping malls, restaurants and other public spaces were eerily quiet....
03:24, 2020-01-24

China virus death toll mounts to 25, infections spread A new coronavirus has killed 25 people in China and infected more than 800, the government said on Friday, as the World Health Organization declared ...
02:44, 2020-01-24

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

Coronavirus: death toll reaches 41 in China with first cases in Europe Public transport suspended in at least 13 cities in China as death toll rises and France identifies Europe’s first casesWhat we know so farLessons fr...
01:52, 2020-01-25

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

China virus death toll rises to 41, more than 1,300 infected worldwide China said 41 people have now died from a new coronavirus that has infected more than 1,300 people globally, as health authorities around the world s...
02:44, 2020-01-25

Rescuers keep working in Albanian town as death toll hits 40 Rescue teams desperately sought survivors under rubble in Albania's western town of Durres on Thursday hoping to pull out toddler twins alive, two da...
13:24, 2019-11-28

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

China coronavirus: Death toll rises as disease spreads Fifteen more people have died from the virus in China, as the country celebrates Lunar New Year....
11:16, 2020-01-25

Indonesia races to provide aid as flood death toll rises Severe flooding in and around the Indonesian capital Jakarta has killed dozens — with scores of thousands displaced. With the relentless rainfall, an...
12:36, 2020-01-04

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

Coronavirus death toll in China hits 56 as more than 2,000 people are infected The death toll from the killer coronavirus has reached 56 while more than 2,000 have been infected....
09:28, 2020-01-26

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

Two more dead in New Zealand volcanic eruption bringing death toll to eight Two more people have died following the eruption of a volcanic island in New Zealand, bringing the official death toll to eight....
19:40, 2019-12-11

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

Death toll from Cambodia building collapse rises to 24, with 23 injured An unknown number of workers are still trapped in rubble in the latest construction disaster to hit the countryAt least 10 people have been killed an...
03:48, 2020-01-05

'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

New Zealand volcano disaster: confirmed death toll rises to eight Two more Australians are named among the dead as the father of one victim questions whether his son was fully informed of the risksTwo more people ha...
00:00, 2019-12-12

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 from coronavirus outbreak in China at 56: state media China has confirmed 1,975 cases of patients infected with the new coronavirus as of Jan. 25, while the death toll from the virus has risen to 56, sta...
02:44, 2020-01-26

Coronavirus death toll rises to 26 with more than 900 confirmed cases worldwide The majority of cases are in mainland China, where local authorities have quarantined several major cities and canceled Lunar New Year's events in Be...
15:48, 2020-01-24

New Zealand volcano death toll rises to eight and will continue to climb The death toll from a New Zealand volcano eruption rose to eight on Thursday, with two victims dying in hospital, and will continue to climb with eig...
02:40, 2019-12-12

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

China building second new hospital as coronavirus death toll hits 41 China is being ravaged by the coronavirus forcing the country to build a second new hospital in Wuhan to deal with the outbreak. Construction has beg...
12:32, 2020-01-25

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

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

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

Death toll rises to 22 after earthquake hits eastern Turkey The death toll from a strong earthquake that rocked eastern Turkey climbed to 22 Saturday, with more than 1,000 people injured, officials said....
13:52, 2020-01-25

Death toll from weekend of Mexican cartel gun battles rises to 21 The death toll from a bloody weekend of battles between Mexican security forces and drug cartel gunmen rose to 21 Sunday after government officials k...
21:24, 2019-12-01

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

China's death toll from coronavirus rises to 80: government statement China's death toll from the coronavirus discovered at the end of last year has risen to 80 and the total number of confirmed cases has risen to 2,744...
02:36, 2020-01-27

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

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

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

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

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

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 in Philippine typhoon rises to 10 as storm moves off The death toll from a typhoon that hit provinces south of the Philippine capital rose to 10, disaster agencies said on Wednesday, pointing to precaut...
05:04, 2019-12-04

Death toll up to 20 after strong earthquake jolts eastern Turkey A powerful earthquake struck eastern Turkey late on Friday, killing at least 20 people and collapsing buildings in towns near the center of the tremo...
07:44, 2020-01-25

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

Worm's 550M year-old 'death march' might be earliest known animal trail, study finds The fossil of a worm that lived 550 million-years-ago may be the earliest known evidence of an animal walking on the Earth's surface, according to a ...
15:40, 2019-09-05

Australia fires and weather: blazes out of control as heatwave expected to peak on New Year's Eve Bureau of Meteorology issues wind warnings amid bushfires as temperatures expected to reach 44C north-west of Sydney next weekNew South Wales firefig...
03:28, 2019-12-28

Australia braces as authorities warn new fires could threaten high population areas Firefighters across Australia's east coast were bracing for a fresh wave of fires as temperatures across the country's most populous state were expec...
23:36, 2019-12-09

Australia weather and fires: severe heatwave forecast to ‘worsen’ bushfire conditions Extreme heat on weekend expected to hit South Australia, Victoria and NSW, increasing risk of bushfiresDifficult bushfire conditions in New South Wal...
23:40, 2019-12-26

World Rally Championship finale cancelled amid Australia bush fires The 2019 World Rally Championship finale Rally Australia has been cancelled amid concerns about the rapidly spreading fires closing in on the event's...
01:44, 2019-11-12

BREAKING Huge water-bomber plane crashes while tackling Australia fires A massive water-bomber aircraft has crashed while tackling the massive Australia fires in what officials have called a "serious incident"...
05:20, 2020-01-23

Australia fires: five blazes merge north of Sydney as conditions forecast to worsen More than 100 bushfires were burning in New South Wales on Friday, more than half of them out of controlFive fires burning to the north of Sydney joi...
09:44, 2019-12-06

Australia fires live: tourists near NSW and Victoria bushfires told to leave – latest At least nine people have died since Christmas Day, and the RFS is urging people to evacuate the New South Wales South Coast before dangerous conditi...
23:16, 2020-01-01

Australia fires live: tourists near NSW and Victoria bushfires told to leave - latest At least nine people have died since Christmas Day, and the RFS is urging people to evacuate the New South Wales South Coast before dangerous conditi...
22:40, 2020-01-01

Australia sees spike in respiratory illnesses as massive fires continues to burn The mega fire north of Sydney, Australia's largest city, was created on Friday when several fires merged and was now burning across 335,000 hectares....
18:00, 2019-12-07

Australia fires: Devastating NASA graphic reveals true extent of wildfires Raging infernos that have ravaged millions of hectares of land shown in dramatic satellite image with nearly a billion animals killed and homes reduc...
14:40, 2020-01-07

Australia fires: NSW and Victoria bushfires insurance bill tops $700m – as it happened Rain falls on some NSW, Victorian and South Australian bushfire-affected areas, but worse fire conditions are forecast to return. This blog is now cl...
11:20, 2020-01-07

Instagram model raises $700,000 for Australia fires with nude photos before account deleted ‘Naked Philanthropist’ Kaylen Ward inspires other sex workers to offer photos in exchange for donations to bushfire reliefIn four days, 20-year old K...
19:04, 2020-01-07

Gasol fires Spain into World Cup final after double-overtime thriller against Australia "Marc Gasol netted 33 points and Ricky Rubio dished out 12 assists as Spain came from behind to beat Australia 95-88 in a double-overtime thriller an...
13:44, 2019-09-13

Australia bush fires: Teenage firefighter charged with deliberately starting blazes A volunteer firefighter has been charged with seven counts of arson for allegedly starting fires during Australia's bush fire crisis....
10:44, 2019-11-27

NSW and SA fires live: five million hectares burned in Australia's bushfires – latest updates Volunteer firefighters call for financial support, saying the situation on the ground is ‘out of control’ as the nation’s bushfires crisis continues....
03:40, 2019-12-24

Australia fires: NSW state of emergency declared as 17 missing in Victoria bushfires – live At least nine people have died since Christmas Day, and the RFS is urging people to evacuate the New South Wales south coast before dangerous conditi...
07:24, 2020-01-02

Australia fires cause thousands to flee New South Wales as state of emergency called Evacuations dubbed largest mass relocation of people out of the region that New South Wales has ever seen...
10:04, 2020-01-02

Australia fires: Scott Morrison chased out of scorched town by angry locals Australia’s hapless prime minister was forced to retreat from a fire-ravaged rural village when residents — one of them holding a goat on...
22:12, 2020-01-02

Kangaroo pouches, koala mittens: knitters unite to aid animals in Australia fires Volunteers worldwide create shelters for wildlife including marsupials, who need pouches to growThe wildfires decimating Australia in recent weeks ha...
02:00, 2020-01-08

Australia’s prime minister defends his government’s climate policy as fires rage Morrison made the rounds on several Australian television networks Monday morning in the aftermath of his much criticized family vacation to Hawaii d...
05:56, 2019-12-23

More than 100 fires burning in Australia, forcing travel delays during busy holiday season The death of two firefighters on Thursday night when their fire truck was struck by a falling tree as it traveled through the front line of a fire br...
04:32, 2019-12-21

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

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

Flood death toll rises to 26 in Jakarta as tens of thousands are evacuated JAKARTA – Tens of thousands of people were evacuated in Indonesia’s capital Jakarta on Thursday after flash floods and landslides killed up to ...
17:24, 2020-01-02

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

Australian bushfire death toll rises to 18 as conditions expected to worsen At least eight more people have been killed in catastrophic bushfires in Australia this week, bringing the death toll to 18, according to local repor...
21:24, 2020-01-01

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

Yemen: death toll rises to 116 from suspected Houthi missile attack Military camp strike is one of bloodiest incidents in civil war, putting peace process in doubtThe death toll from a suspected Houthi rebel missile a...
16:20, 2020-01-21

Death toll rises to 26 in Indonesia’s worst flash flooding in years The flooding, among the deadliest in years, caused chaos in parts of Southeast Asia's biggest city with train lines blocked and power outages in some...
14:56, 2020-01-02

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

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

China virus death toll rises to nine as pandemic fears mount The death toll from a new flu-like coronavirus in China rose to nine on Wednesday with 440 confirmed cases, Chinese health officials said as authorit...
04:24, 2020-01-22

‘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

Fears coronavirus 'could mutate and spread further' as China death toll rises Chinese officials are scrambling to contain the spread of the deadly coronavirus, which they fear could "mutate" and leave more people dead...
05:52, 2020-01-22

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

China confirms 440 people have now contracted coronavirus as death toll rises to nine China has confirmed 440 people have now contracted a mysterious Sars-like virus that has killed nine people....
08:00, 2020-01-22

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

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

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 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

Coronavirus: China to halt all transport out of Wuhan as death toll reaches 17 Government unveils new countermeasures as country prepares for lunar new yearHave you encountered any precautionary measures?WHO steps back from decl...
22:00, 2020-01-22

Flood death toll rises to 26 in Jakarta, tens of thousands evacuated Tens of thousands of people were evacuated in Indonesia's capital Jakarta on Thursday after flash floods and landslides killed up to 26 people amid s...
12:52, 2020-01-02

Death toll from coronavirus outbreak in China's Wuhan rises to six: state TV The death toll from the new coronavirus outbreak has risen to six in China's central city of Wuhan as of Jan. 20, the city's mayor told state televis...
11:16, 2020-01-21

Flood death toll rises in Jakarta, tens of thousands evacuated Tens of thousands of people were evacuated in Indonesia's capital Jakarta on Thursday after flash floods and landslides in the area killed up to 21 p...
07:56, 2020-01-02

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

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

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

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

Coronavirus: death toll doubles to 17 as China struggles to halt spread Government unveils new counter measures as country prepares for lunar new yearHeathrow to screen arrivals from affected regionHave you encountered an...
18:08, 2020-01-22

Australian bushfires ease on cooler weather, death toll rises A weather change eased fire threats in southeastern Australia on Sunday after a horror day of blazes that killed one man and injured four firefighter...
00:28, 2020-01-05

Death toll from virus outbreak in China's Hubei reaches 17: state TV The death toll from China's new flu-like virus in Hubei province has risen to 17 and the total number of confirmed cases has risen further, state tel...
16:56, 2020-01-22

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

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

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

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

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

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

Australian firefighter dies battling blazes, raising death toll to 28 A firefighter died while on duty on Saturday in Australia's state of Victoria, raising the toll from this season's devastating bushfires to 28 deaths...
00:16, 2020-01-12

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

Rescuers hunt for survivors as Pakistan landslide death toll rises Army helicopters flew rescue missions for the third day running in an avalanche-hit area of Pakistani-Kashmir as the death toll from the disaster ros...
16:44, 2020-01-16

Australian bushfire death toll rises to 17 as conditions expected to worsen The death toll from Australia’s raging wildfires rose to 17 Wednesday as the country deployed military ships and aircraft to deliver supplies to stra...
03:56, 2020-01-02

China extends Lunar New Year to contain coronavirus as death toll rises to 81 China on Monday expanded sweeping efforts to contain a viral disease by extending the Lunar New Year holiday to keep the public at home and avoid spr...
12:08, 2020-01-27

Coronavirus death toll rises to 80 in China as U.S. prepares to evacuate citizens China’s health minister said the country was entering a “crucial stage” as “it seems like the ability of the virus to spread is getting stronger.”...
03:12, 2020-01-27

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

New Zealand divers search for volcano victims; death toll rises to 15 New Zealand divers searched contaminated waters near the volcanic White Island for two remaining bodies on Saturday, as the death toll from an erupti...
12:48, 2019-12-14

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

Rescue efforts stall as death toll from Turkey earthquake hits 36 The death toll rose again this afternoon after the 6.8 magnitude quake struck Elazig province in the east of the country late on Friday....
19:00, 2020-01-26

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

Turkish teams hunt for quake survivors as death toll hits 38 ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish rescue teams have been working against the clock in freezing temperatures to pull more survivors from collapsed buildin...
18:40, 2020-01-26

Coronavirus Live Updates: Wuhan May Have 1,000 More Cases, as Death Toll Rises The mayor of the city at the center of the viral outbreak said there could be more confirmed cases of the mysterious illness, as the death toll rose ...
16:32, 2020-01-26

Chinese premier visits virus epicenter as death toll hits 80 Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Monday visited Wuhan, the epicenter of an outbreak of a new coronavirus that has killed 80 and infected more than 2,700...
05:52, 2020-01-27

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

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

China shuts down transport, temples as virus death toll rises to 25 China stepped up measures to contain a virus which has killed 25 people and infected more than 800, with public transport suspensions in 10 cities, t...
06:44, 2020-01-24

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

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

Coronavirus Death Toll Rises to 80 as U.S. Prepares to Evacuate Americans From Wuhan (BEIJING) — A new viral illness being watched with a wary eye around the globe accelerated its spread in China with 80 deaths so far, while the...
08:08, 2020-01-27

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

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

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

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

Coronavirus Live Updates: Death Toll Reaches 56 as U.S. Finds Third Case Hundreds of medical personnel are being deployed to Wuhan, China, and affected areas to treat the ill and stem the outbreak....
15:52, 2020-01-26

Coronavirus death toll rises to 56 in China as U.S. prepares to evacuate citizens China’s health minister said the country was entering a “crucial stage” as “it seems like the ability of the virus to spread is getting stronger.”...
13:48, 2020-01-26

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

BREAKING China building second new hospital as coronavirus death toll hits 41 China is being ravaged by the coronavirus forcing the country to build a second new hospital in Wuhan to deal with the outbreak. Construction has beg...
11:32, 2020-01-25

Turkey earthquake: death toll rises as search for survivors continues Officials say 21 people killed and 1,030 injured with fatalities likely to increase furtherThe death toll from a powerful earthquake that hit eastern...
13:44, 2020-01-25

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

Xi says China faces 'grave situation' as virus death toll hits 42 President Xi Jinping said China was facing a "grave situation" as the death toll from the coronavirus outbreak jumped to 42, overshadowing celebratio...
21:04, 2020-01-25

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

Search for Albania earthquake victims ends as death toll rises to 50 The search and rescue operation for earthquake survivors in Albania has ended, the prime minister said Saturday, with the death toll at 50 and no mor...
13:16, 2019-11-30

Xi says China faces 'grave situation' as virus death toll hits 41 President Xi Jinping said China was facing a "grave situation" as the death toll from the coronavirus outbreak jumped to 41, overshadowing celebratio...
19:12, 2020-01-25

Search ends for survivors of Albanian quake as death toll reaches 51 Albania ended its search on Saturday for survivors of a powerful earthquake that killed 51 people, and buried more victims of the disaster including ...
17:28, 2019-11-30

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

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

China Puts 13 Cities on Lockdown as Coronavirus Death Toll Climbs China broadened its lockdown to include at least 13 cities Friday as it strives to contain a deadly virus outbreak the World Health Organization has ...
01:44, 2020-01-25

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

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 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

Search for Albania earthquake victims ends as death toll rises to 51 The search and rescue operation for earthquake survivors in Albania has ended, the prime minister said Saturday, with the death toll at 51 and no mor...
18:52, 2019-11-30

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

Death toll feared to rise to 15 in New Zealand volcano as 'no signs of life' seen Emergency services are working to find out the exact number of people killed on White Island after the volcano erupted while a tour group was in the ...
14:24, 2019-12-09

'No signs of life' around New Zealand volcano eruption as death toll set to rise Emergency services are working to find out the exact number of people killed on White Island after the volcano erupted while a tour group was in the ...
12:56, 2019-12-09

New Zealand volcano erupts killing at least one with death toll expected to rise It is understood around 100 people were on White Island at the time the volcano exploded and a major rescue operation remains underway...
09:28, 2019-12-09

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

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

Death toll rises to eight as Storm Elsa wreaks havoc across Europe Region braces for more strong winds and heavy rain as storm hits Spain, Portugal and FranceThe death toll from a storm that battered Spain, Portugal ...
00:04, 2019-12-22