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Damaged Whaley Bridge dam explorers risk injury and becoming trapped, warn firefighters

After more than 1,500 people were evacuated from the town since August 1, Derbyshire Police said stability of the dam wall at Toddbrook Reservoir had been achieved at 1pm on August...

Damaged Whaley Bridge dam explorers risk injury and becoming trapped, warn firefighters

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Whaley Bridge latest: Dam explorers risk injury and becoming trapped, warn firefighters After more than 1,500 people were evacuated from the town since August 1, Derbyshire Police said stability of the dam wall at Toddbrook Reservoir had been achieved at 1pm on August 7 and people could return to their homes....
16:00, 08/16/2019

Whaley Bridge residents refusing to evacuate put lives at risk, says police chief Derbyshire’s deputy chief constable said there are about 20 properties with residents refusing to leaveA police chief who has been at the forefront of a near disaster in a Derbyshire town has said some residents who refused to leave their homes had put lives at serious risk.About 400 mainly local pe...
00:17, 08/05/2019

Whaley Bridge dam news: Police criticise residents for staying in homes and say they are putting their lives at risk A senior police officers has criticised Whaley Bridge residents who are refusing to leave their homes, claiming they are putting their lives at risk....
18:00, 08/05/2019

Whaley Bridge: Joy as first residents return home following 'nightmare' evacuation as risk of dam collapsing eases The first residents returning to the Derbyshire town of Whaley Bridge have spoken of their delight at getting home after the "nightmare" of being evacuated....
18:00, 08/07/2019

Whaley Bridge: Further evacuations over dam collapse threat Authorities have ordered more people to leave their homes in the British town of Whaley Bridge as expected rain threatens to swamp a damaged reservoir. Residents were given minutes to collect essential belongings....
14:17, 08/04/2019

Thunderstorms threaten Whaley Bridge dam as more homes evacuated Emergency workers continue efforts to prevent dam collapse as further heavy rain expectedThunderstorms are threatening to bring more unwanted rainfall to a Derbyshire town where a damaged dam is thought to be at risk of collapse.Dozens more homes have been evacuated in Whaley Bridge before bad weath...
19:51, 08/04/2019

Whaley Bridge residents allowed to return for 15 minutes People evacuated from town threatened by damaged dam make ‘controlled’ visits to pick up pets and other essentialsRAF pilots and emergency workers were continuing their round-the-clock efforts to shore up a stricken dam before the area is besieged by threatened thunderstorms.A Chinook helicopter mad...
20:17, 08/03/2019

Whaley Bridge residents allowed home as dam danger recedes 1,100 evacuees can return to Derbyshire town, despite forecast of heavy rainAround 1,100 residents of a Derbyshire town have been allowed to return home almost a week after they were evacuated when a nearby dam threatened to collapse.Parts of Whaley Bridge were evacuated on Thursday last week after ...
18:00, 08/07/2019

Whaley Bridge residents deny risking emergency crews' lives 20 people have refused to leave extended evacuation zone despite repeated warningsAn elderly married couple among the Whaley Bridge residents criticised by police for refusing to leave their homes at risk of catastrophic flooding have rejected claims they are needlessly putting emergency crews’ live...
05:00, 08/06/2019

Whaley Bridge flooding: entire town of 6,500 people evacuated amid fears dam could collapse A town in Derbyshire was being evacuated today over fears a reservoir's dam could collapse after torrential rain sparked major flooding across parts of northern England....
16:51, 08/01/2019

Whaley Bridge: Warning over downpours and lightning strikes amid fears Derbyshire dam could still burst Downpours and lightning strikes are set to hit the country again as emergency services continue to work tirelessly to prevent a damaged dam from collapsing....
12:17, 08/03/2019

New law allows firefighters to rescue pets trapped in hot cars Freaked out pets trapped in boiling hot cars may now be rescued by firefighters and other first responders, thanks to a new state law approved Wednesday. Police and peace officers are already able to save confined critters during extreme weather, especially when the animal is in “imminent dang...
07:17, 08/01/2019

Whaley Bridge latest: race to save dam and halt flood continues as emergency crews say they still need two more days Emergency teams need at least two more days to pump water from a reservoir at risk of bursting its banks and flooding the town below, fire crews said today....
18:00, 08/05/2019

Firefighters haul ass after pet donkey found trapped in septic tank ‘Other than being a bit cold and a bit smelly he still had a full appetite,’ rescuer saysA miniature donkey has caused a stink after falling into a large septic tank, sparking a challenging rescue north of Brisbane.Firefighters were called to a Morayfield property on Thursday night after its panicke...
07:17, 05/31/2019

Watch firefighters save great horned owl trapped in fishing line Rescue workers used a fire truck to save a great horned owl that had become entangled in a fishing line at Harriman Lake Park in Jefferson County, Colorado last week....
04:51, 07/09/2019

Whaley Bridge latest: Tearful residents told they could face a week away from home as desperate attempts to prevent dam burst continue Tearful Whaley Bridge residents who had to flee their homes amid fears a dam could burst have been told they may not be allowed to return for a week....
19:17, 08/03/2019

| Portugal firefighters control wildfires, but warn of strong winds Portuguese firefighters have been cautiously optimistic that they have largely controlled a massive wildfire in a central region where dozens of people were killed in huge blazes in 2017, but warned that strong winds could cause the remaining flames to spread....
19:17, 07/22/2019

Whaley Bridge dam could be 'fully broken' within hours and cause 'massive flooding', says expert A dam which has seen an entire town in Derbyshire evacuated today over fears it might collapse could become "fully broken" within hours and cause "massive flooding", an expert has said....
12:17, 08/02/2019

Falling debris still a risk from damaged Oklahoma City tower Authorities in Oklahoma City say falling debris is still a danger after a skyscraper was damaged when it was battered by a dangling scaffold holding two men....
22:34, 05/16/2019

Biodiversity crisis is about to put humanity at risk, UN scientists to warn ‘We are in trouble if we don’t act,’ say experts, with up to 1m species at risk of annihilationThe world’s leading scientists will warn the planet’s life-support systems are approaching a danger zone for humanity when they release the results of the most comprehensive study of life on Earth ever und...
17:17, 05/03/2019

Scientists warn a million species at risk of extinction Relentless pursuit of economic growth, twinned with the impact of climate change, has put an "unprecedented" one million species at risk of extinction, scientists said on Monday in a landmark report on the damage done by modern civilization to the natural world....
13:51, 05/06/2019

Risk grows of ‘catastrophic humanitarian fallout’ in Syria’s Idlib, where 3 million are trapped: top UN officials urge unity in Security Council The UN’s Political and Humanitarian Affairs chiefs on Friday called on the Security Council to unite in support of an immediate de-escalation of fighting around Syria’s Idlib province, and work towards an enduring political solution on behalf of the Syrian people....
20:51, 05/17/2019

Four in 10 indigenous languages at risk of disappearing, warn UN human rights experts Of 7,000 indigenous languages spoken today, four in 10 are in danger of disappearing, rights experts said on Wednesday, in a call for a decade of action to reverse the “historic destruction” of age-old dialects....
22:34, 08/07/2019

2 years after Grenfell, experts warn of high-rise fire risk LONDON (AP) — Two years after a London tower-block fire killed 72 people, campaigners say hundreds of apartment buildings remain at risk of a similar devastating blaze. Survivors, neighbors and politicians are due to attend a remembrance service and silent walk on Friday to commemorate the deadliest...
12:34, 06/14/2019

Sleeping babies at risk of dying in car seats when used incorrectly, doctors warn A decade-long study of sleep-related deaths in infants has found that in more than 90 percent of cases involving car seats, the safety devices were not being used as directed....
19:17, 05/22/2019

Part-worn tyres putting motorists’ lives at risk, councils warn News 18 May, 2019 Nearly half of part-worn tyres being sold in some areas are illegal, putting drivers’ lives at risk, councils have warned...
10:00, 05/18/2019

UN experts warn Assange arrest exposes him to risk of serious human rights violations Independent UN rights experts on Thursday said the arrest of Wikileaks co-founder Julian Assange by police in the United Kingdom, after the Ecuadorian Government decided to stop granting him asylum in their London embassy, exposed him to “the risk of serious human rights violations”, if extradited t...
18:51, 04/28/2019

Google Algorithm Aims to Identify At-Risk Kidney Injury Patients Google’s artificial-intelligence unit says it has developed an algorithm that can predict who is at high risk of developing a common kidney condition....
22:17, 07/31/2019

Britain already at 'significant risk' of recession due to Brexit, leading economists warn Britain has been so hard hit by Brexit that there is a "significant risk" that it is already tipping into recession, leading economists warned today....
15:00, 07/22/2019

As fighting in Libya escalates, so does number of children ‘at imminent risk of injury or death’ In and around Tripoli, an increasing number of children are “at imminent risk of injury or death” two senior United Nations officials warned on Thursday, citing a surge of aggression in crisis-torn Libya....
18:17, 04/28/2019

Ford recalls 1.2M Explorers for suspension issue Ford said it expects the Explorer recall of 1.2 million units to cost about $180 million. It did not give estimated costs for the F-150 recall or two other recalls covering a total of 16,300 vehicles announced Wednesday....
21:00, 06/12/2019

You Can Get 'Self-Sealing' Tires Standard on Some 2020 Ford Explorers Twenty-six years after the world watched a tyrannosaurus rex bite into the tire of a Ford Explorer, the automaker has finally decided to equip the more expensive trims of the new 2020 Ford Explorer with “self-sealing” rubber....
23:17, 07/01/2019

1.2 Million Ford Explorers Recalled Due to Suspension Fracturing After all the hype around the new 2020 Explorer during the New York Auto Show, Ford has some bad news. It’ll be recalling 1.2 million of its existing Explorers over some faulty suspension issues. Oh, and if you have an F-150 or a Canadian Taurus or Flex, you might have the same issue....
18:51, 06/12/2019

London Bridge inquest latest: Fiancé of London Bridge attack victim had to tell passer-by to stop filming her after she was injured The fiancé of one of the London Bridge terror attack victims said he had to tell a passer-by to stop filming his partner after she was dragged under the wheels of a van, an inquest heard....
11:51, 05/11/2019

How will Mars explorers stop earthly viruses infecting the red planet? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific conceptsDuring our visits to Mars, what, if anything, are we doing to prevent our bacteria, viruses and other earthly life escaping from our vehicles and ...
16:00, 05/21/2019

U.S. explorers, French navy find submarine missing for 51 years U.S. seabed explorers and the French navy have located a submarine that's been missing for more than 50 years, after decades of prior searches were never able to track down the vessel and its lost 52-man crew....
21:34, 07/22/2019

Explorers hunting for mystery city in Honduran rainforest find unknown creatures Scientists exploring an area that's thought to contain an ancient lost city in the Honduras rainforest have discovered a vast ecosystem of rare and endangered species, including some animals that were supposedly extinct....
13:00, 06/26/2019

Ford faces lawsuit alleging carbon monoxide leak in police Explorers The six plaintiffs, all state troopers in Washington, claim they suffered from headaches, nausea, foggy thinking or flu-like symptoms from driving the vehicles....
08:17, 08/14/2019

Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley has criticized Donald Trump. She's also fought against opioids and supported schools As Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley's criticism of President Donald Trump's remarks on the Ohio mass shooting draws national attention, some ask: Who is she?        ...
12:00, 08/07/2019

Wizards Signed Injury-Ravaged Point Guard To Mentor John Wall Through Injury Rehabilitation NBA general managers will say a lot of things to hype up or defend or justify a personnel move. Every player who changes teams suddenly becomes a hard worker, a true professional, and a locker-room leader, if only during that initial flush of excitement. But this might be a new one: Wizards general...
08:00, 08/06/2019

Durant suffers Achilles injury in first game back from injury Kevin Durant's long-awaited return from injury on Monday with the Golden State Warriors season on the line in the NBA Finals was short-lived as he suffered an Achilles injury in his first game in over a month....
21:34, 06/11/2019

Jan Vertonghen injury: Head-injury experts demand protocol changes after Tottenham defender suffers heavy knock Leading head-injury experts have called for an overhaul of football's concussion protocols following the treatment of Tottenham defender Jan Vertonghen on Tuesday....
15:34, 05/01/2019

Georgetown Home Damaged By Fire SCOTT COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– No injuries have been reported in an overnight fire at a Georgetown home. It started around 2 a.m. Thursday on Sundown Drive. According to the fire department, a person walking down the street called 911 after seeing smoke. Crews knocked down the fire quickly, which...
11:00, 06/20/2019

Northern China damaged by rare tornado A rare tornado swept through a northern Chinese province on July 3. The storm caused damage to homes, cars and downed power lines.        ...
18:34, 07/05/2019

Baltusrol Golf Club damaged by fire A portion of the main clubhouse at Baltusrol Golf Club was damaged by a roof and attic fire Tuesday morning.        ...
03:51, 07/17/2019

Berlin's Club der Visionäre damaged in blaze Club der Visionäre, a well-known party spot in Berlin's Kreuzberg district, has been partially gutted by a fire, authorities said. Emergency responders managed to stop the blaze before it reached a nearby gas station....
23:00, 06/15/2019

The Latest: Saudi says 2 oil tankers damaged by sabotage DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Latest on alleged sabotage of ships off the coast of the United Arab Emirates (all times local): 7:30 a.m. Saudi Arabia’s energy minister says two Saudi oil tankers were targeted in a “sabotage attack” off the coast of the United Arab Emirates...
06:34, 05/13/2019

Sukhoi Jet Damaged After Bird-Hit At Rajasthan Airbase A Sukhoi fighter jet suffered major damage after being hit by a bird in Rajasthan's Jopdhpur last week, underlining the threat to the crucial Western Air Command base....
05:17, 07/31/2019

The Latest: Damaged oil tanker arrives off UAE coast DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Latest on developments in the Persian Gulf (all times local): 10:45 a.m. The Norwegian-owned oil tanker Front Altair, which caught fire after being apparently attacked last week in the Gulf of Oman, has arrived off the coast of the United Arab Emirates. The shi...
12:00, 06/16/2019

Syria says sabotage damaged underwater oil pipelines Syria’s oil ministry says five underwater pipelines have been damaged and put out of order as a result of a sabotage attack off the coastal town of Banias...
19:34, 06/23/2019

Workers Trying To Clean Up Marina Damaged In Fire WAYNE COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) – Memorial Day weekend is upon us and one popular Lake Cumberland Marina is trying to clean up after a devastating fire. Four days ago, the marina at Conley Bottom Resort was engulfed in flames. But people are working hard to get what they can ready for Memorial Day ...
01:00, 05/25/2019

Firefighters save “scrappy” (KSEE) A family’s dog is alive thanks to firefighters in Fresno, California. They saved the unconscious animal from a burning home Friday night. A firefighter’s helmet camera caught the rescue. Besides a cough from inhaling smoke the dog, Scrappy, is back to his old self. According to fi...
18:00, 05/07/2019

Saudi Arabia: Oil tankers damaged in 'sabotage attack' Two oil tankers sustained "significant damage" in an incident off the coast of the United Arab Emirates, according to the Saudi energy minister. Officials did not say who was behind the alleged sabotage....
07:17, 05/13/2019

Saudi Arabia says 2 oil tankers damaged in ‘sabotage attack’ Two Saudi oil tankers — one of which was bound for the US — were targeted early Monday in a “sabotage attack” off the coast of the United Arab Emirates, according to kingdom officials. The ships sustained “significant damage,” though the nature of the alleged attack is unclea...
19:17, 05/13/2019

Trade War Has Damaged U.S. Chip Industry in Ways a Deal May Never Fix Beyond the current financial hit, American producers fear Chinese companies will strengthen domestic manufacturing and switch to other foreign suppliers they consider more dependable....
23:00, 06/27/2019

UK PM candidate Hunt: Brexit paralysis has damaged UK's reputation Britain's paralysis over implementing the decision to leave the European Union has damaged its standing on the world stage, said foreign minister Jeremy Hunt, one of six men hoping to become the country's next prime minister....
16:34, 06/17/2019

English town evacuated after water cascades through damaged dam Police evacuated thousands of residents from an English town on Thursday after torrents of water cascaded from a nearby reservoir after a dam was damaged, with officials warning that subsequent flooding posed a risk to life....
17:17, 08/01/2019

Notre Dame’s stonework isn’t flammable but may be structurally damaged The stone vault in the roof of Notre Dame means it was more resilient to fire than many other cathedrals but heat may still have warped the building’s stonework...
20:00, 04/28/2019

Saudi Arabia Says 2 Oil Tankers Damaged in Sabotage Attacks The United Arab Emirates said a total of four ships had been targeted. Tensions with Iran are running high, but Emirati and Saudi officials did not say who was to blame....
18:00, 05/13/2019

A Top North Korean Official Reappears, but With His Status Damaged Kim Yong-chol, a North Korean party vice chairman, resurfaced in the public eye this week, despite reports that he had been banished to a labor camp....
06:17, 06/03/2019

Saudi Arabia says 2 oil tankers damaged by sabotage attacks Saudi Arabia said Monday two of its oil tankers were sabotaged off the coast of the United Arab Emirates in attacks that caused "significant damage" to the vessels, one of them as it was en route to pick up Saudi oil to take to the U.S....
10:00, 05/13/2019

Opinion: By throwing flares, Mainz ultras damaged their own cause German fans are frequently demonized for their use of pyrotechnics, which many would like to see legalized. But by throwing flares onto the pitch, Mainz ultras did fans everywhere a disservice, writes DW's Matt Ford....
17:53, 08/11/2019

At Tour de France, a beacon for damaged Notre Dame The Gothic cathedral in the Champagne city of Reims formed a breathtaking backdrop for Stage 4 of the Tour de France. (July 10)        ...
21:51, 07/10/2019

Couple sues over bug infestation, says exterminators damaged artwork The insect issues began in 2017, when the couple first noticed the unwelcome roommates — which they later identified as drugstore beetles. They discovered the bugs had rooted in their pricey upholstered sofas and chairs....
11:37, 08/12/2019

In honor of the 19 firefighters who died 6 years ago _____ TUCSON – It’s been six years to the day since 19 brave firefighters died while fighting the flames of a wildfire here in Arizona. It was June 30th, 2013 when 19 members of the Granite Mountain Hotshots died while fighting the Yarnell Hill fire. Today we honor them: Andrew Ashcraft,...
21:17, 06/30/2019

Look out below! California firefighters rescue a cat from a tree California firefighters rescued a cat from a tree. The cat didn't stick around to thank its rescuers for saving one of its nine lives.        ...
18:00, 05/14/2019

At least 9 trapped in Shanghai building collapse SHANGHAI (AP) — At least nine people are trapped in a building collapse in China’s financial hub of Shanghai. The city’s rescue service said the building in the city’s downtown Changning district was undergoing refurbishment to convert it into an auto showroom when it gave way arou...
10:17, 05/16/2019

Why Will Smith Felt "Trapped" After Turning 50 When he turned 50, Will Smith felt "trapped by being Will Smith," so he sprang into action. Literally. The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air sitcom actor-turned-movie star, who plays Genie......
22:17, 05/10/2019

BJP Jharkhand Office Damaged In IED Blast, Maoists Likely Suspects: Cops A Bharatiya Janata Party office in Jharkhand's Seraikela-Kharswan district was partially damaged in an improvised explosive device, or IED, blast triggered by suspected Maoists on Friday, police said....
13:17, 05/03/2019

Navjot Sidhu's Vocal Cords Damaged After "80 Rallies In 28 Days" Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu, who has been at the forefront of the opposition's attack on the BJP in the ongoing Lok Sabha elections, may have to keep away from campaigning for a while due to......
16:17, 05/13/2019

Damaged Tankers Reach Safe Waters After Gulf Attacks Two damaged tankers arrived safely Sunday at locations off the Emirati coast after they were rocked by explosions in Gulf waters, in an incident Saudi Arabia blamed on its regional arch-rival Iran....
13:00, 06/17/2019

Crews race to ease pressure on damaged UK dam as rain looms Emergency crews are pumping water from a reservoir with a damaged dam in northwest England as weather forecasts calling for thunderstorms hastened fear of the structure collapsing...
00:17, 08/05/2019

Damaged in Scandal, Head of U.N. AIDS Agency Resigns Suddenly Michel Sidibé’s resignation came months after his leadership was impugned in a damning report about workplace harassment. He will become the health minister in Mali....
05:51, 05/09/2019

French government: Stones fall from damaged Notre Dame France’s Culture Ministry says several stones fell from the vaulted ceiling of the fire-ravaged Notre Dame Cathedral after last month’s heat wave, and is urging renewed stabilization efforts to prevent further damage...
15:34, 08/14/2019

After falling for a con artist, I lost trust in the world – but I am anything but a damaged soul The author of Fake, Guardian Australia’s new Unmissable book, says her story is far more than ‘lonely childless woman who fell for a fraud’In 2013, I wrote my first “personal essay”. I told the world that I frequently felt acutely lonely. Even then, two years before Slate declared there were too man...
13:00, 07/18/2019

Wolf Creek Marina On Lake Cumberland Damaged By Storms PULASKI COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) – The Wolf Creek Marina on Lake Cumberland was forced to close after storms damaged several docks. High winds and heavy rain that came through the area on Friday broke some of their docks and walkways. Fish and Wildlife officials set up barriers around the area ove...
02:51, 06/23/2019

Vehicles Of BJP Leaders Mukul Roy, Samki Bhattacharya Damaged In Bengal Vehicles belonging to BJP leaders Mukul Roy and Samik Bhattacharya were allegedly vandalised by unidentified men in North 24 Parganas district on Thursday night....
10:17, 05/17/2019

Renault chairman pledges to restore 'damaged' Nissan partnership Even though trust between Renault and Nissan have deteriorated, nothing was beyond repair, Senard told Renault shareholders. Time, patience and effort from both Renault and Nissan will be needed, he said. Senard on Wednesday faced investors for the first time since taking the helm at Renault....
21:00, 06/12/2019

Kris Meeke penalised for removing damaged windscreen on WRC Chile Toyota World Rally Championship driver Kris Meeke has lost his eighth place at Rally Chile after being hit with a one-minute penalty for removing his windscreen in a time control...
08:34, 05/13/2019

Bourbon barrel recovery underway at storm-damaged warehouse OWENSBORO, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky distillery says efforts are underway to recover thousands of barrels of bourbon at a massive storage warehouse that partially collapsed during a thunderstorm. O.Z. Tyler Distillery in Owensboro said a section of the warehouse has been “successfully deconstructe...
02:51, 06/23/2019

Corbyn ally admits Brexit policy has 'damaged' Labour Labour's Brexit policy has "damaged" its electoral standing and the party should now discuss whether to revoke Article 50 if it wins the next election, according to an ally of Jeremy Corbyn on Labour's ruling body....
17:00, 07/07/2019

Firefighters battle wildfires in France after temperatures hit 45.9C Hundreds of firefighters and 10 aircraft have been battling to contain wildfires in southern France after a stifling heatwave brought record-breaking temperatures of 45.9C (114F)....
23:17, 06/29/2019

Firefighters accused of gang rape in Paris Three firefighters in custody after a woman made a complaint to policePolice are questioning three Paris firefighters in connection with the alleged rape of a woman at their station.The firefighters, who were not on duty at the time, allegedly brought “at least” three women back to their Plaisance f...
16:51, 05/05/2019

Can ‘Big Data’ Help Fight Big Fires? Firefighters Are Betting on It As wildfires grow more intense, fire chiefs in Southern California are looking to big data and machine learning for help in managing fast-moving blazes....
11:17, 06/24/2019

Hundreds of firefighters combat Portugal wildfires Several firefighters have been injured while working to contain wildfires in central Portugal, with the blazes exacerbated by strong wind. Authorities have deployed a small army contingent to help combat the fires....
09:34, 07/21/2019

Wildfires hit central Portugal, 1,000 firefighters mobilized More than 1,000 firefighters battled three blazes sweeping across central Portugal early on Sunday, prompting authorities to partially evacuate a village and leaving one person with severe injuries....
07:17, 07/21/2019

Hundreds of firefighters assigned to Arizona wildfire SUPERIOR, Ariz. (AP) — Hundreds of firefighters are assigned to an Arizona wildfire that incident managers anticipate will be fanned by strong winds and high temperatures. The human-caused fire has burned nearly 16 square miles (41 square kilometers) of grass and brush in rugged terrain of the Tonto...
21:51, 06/13/2019

1,800 firefighters battle wildfires in central Portugal Portuguese authorities say that about 1,800 firefighters are struggling to contain wildfires in central Portugal that have already injured 20 people, including eight firefighters...
19:00, 07/21/2019

Firefighters rescue dog from Midtown apartment fire Firefighters saved a dog from a Midtown blaze Wednesday morning, officials said. The pup, named Scotch, was rescued from a sixth-floor fire that broke out just after 10:15 a.m. at a Tudor City Place apartment building in Murray Hill, fire officials said. The tearful owner thanked and hugged the fire...
20:51, 05/22/2019

12 firefighters injured in fireworks explosion in New Mexico ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — A dozen firefighters were injured in an explosion at a fireworks storage area in eastern New Mexico. State police and officials with the city of Roswell say the blast happened around noon Wednesday at the Roswell International Air Center as firefighters were boxing fireworks for...
03:51, 06/06/2019

Tucson firefighters are picking up some new gear this week Tucson Fire Department is moving forward on new vehicles. TUCSON – Tucson firefighters are picking up some new gear this week in Wisconsin. TFD is performing final inspections on two new quints for stations 17 and 22. Quints can function as both an engine and a ladder truck. These new units wi...
08:00, 05/22/2019

These firefighters fought back after being fired for having babies After Grace Fosu and Thelma Hammond were fired from Ghana's National Fire Service they filed a lawsuit in the country's first gender discrimination court case....
21:00, 04/28/2019

| 500 firefighters to battle blaze in French forest More than 500 firefighters have been deployed to battle a blaze that has already destroyed 900 hectares of pine forest in southern France, the fire service said....
15:02, 08/15/2019

Ancient Plants Revive After Being Trapped in Ice for 400 Years Scientists visiting Ellesmere Island in the Canadian Arctic discovered something remarkable and fascinating. Led by Catherine LaFarge, a geologist from the University of Alberta in Edmonton (Canada), they were exploring an area called the Sverdrup Pass, which until just recently had been covered by ...
17:34, 07/21/2019

Russia criticised for 'dumping' trapped whales at sea Greenpeace criticises long-awaited operation, saying it risked trauma or death for the animalsRussia’s long-awaited operation to release the first batch of whales held in cramped enclosures in the country’s far-east region was dangerously flawed, environmentalists have said.The animals – 11 orcas an...
15:34, 06/28/2019

2 dead, 40 trapped in building collapse in Mumbai At least two people were dead and another 40 feared trapped Tuesday after a four-story building collapsed in the Indian city of Mumbai, authorities said....
03:00, 07/17/2019

8 trapped ducklings rescued from storm drain STORRS, Conn. (AP) — Firefighters have rescued eight ducklings from a storm drain on the University of Connecticut campus. The school says bystanders walking near the chemistry building called the fire department after noticing a mother duck and two ducklings crying outside the drain on Sunday eveni...
18:17, 05/06/2019

‘Lassie’ star Jon Provost says Timmy was never trapped in a well: ‘We just don’t know where that came from’ Jon Provost received his big acting break at 2-years-old and would go on to work with some of Hollywood’s biggest stars — including TV’s most famous canine....
12:00, 07/23/2019

'More than 30' feared trapped in Mumbai building collapse An old four-storey building collapsed in India's financial capital of Mumbai on Tuesday, trapping more than two dozen people in the rubble, with at least four confirmed dead, a fire department official said....
15:00, 07/16/2019

Cambodian man freed after being trapped between rocks for four days A man collecting bat droppings in the Cambodian jungle fell in between two large rocks and stayed wedged there for four days before rescue teams wrested him free, authorities said. Sum Bora, 28, fell into the small space while trying to retrieve his flashlight in the Chakry mountain jungle in the no...
14:34, 08/08/2019

This Guy Got Trapped in a Big Piece of Farm Equipment and CUT OFF HIS GODDAMN LEG Picture yourself on a farm, doing farmer shit, when suddenly your leg becomes stuck in a large piece of machinery you’re working with. What do you do? A guy in Nebraska chose to cut his losses in the realest way possible. And by “cut,” I mean he chopped off his own fucking leg....
18:51, 05/14/2019

Army vet rescues dog trapped in hot car by smashing window The dog days of summer are almost upon us — and with warmer weather come devastating reports of animals and children left in hot cars. One dog lover refused to let his be another sad story. Jason Minson of Norfolk, Va., was working at a job site on an 80-degree day when he spotted a......
20:34, 05/02/2019

Trapped in the city of a thousand mountains – video A new phenomenon has taken the internet by storm: Chinese rap. But behind its skyrocketing popularity, there is a struggle for freedom of speech. Rappers try to figure out what they can and cannot say after more censorship is announced Continue reading......
15:34, 06/14/2019

Nine Trapped In Shanghai Building Collapse: Government Nine construction workers were trapped after the roof of a car dealership building collapsed in Shanghai Thursday as it was undergoing renovation, but rescue personnel managed to pull 11 others to......
10:00, 05/16/2019

Mom uses GPS to locate daughter, 17, trapped under car 25 feet down mountainside A North Carolina mom used a phone tracking app to find her missing teenage daughter who had been pinned underneath her car for more than seven hours after careening 25 feet down the side of a mountain....
14:17, 06/15/2019

Encounter Breaks Out In J&K's Anantnag, 3 Terrorists Trapped At least three terrorists are trapped inside a building at Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag after an encounter with security forces broke out this morning, the police said. They said more troops have been......
04:17, 06/18/2019

Igloo is recalling over 50,000 of its coolers because a kid trapped himself inside one Kids do the darndest things, and that’s seriously bad news if you’re a large company that makes airtight boxes that a kid might want to climb inside. Igloo, the popular cooler maker, just announced a recall of some 60,000 of its Marine Elite coolers after 5-year-old Nicholas Wanes decide...
23:34, 05/14/2019

China Hongqiao says aluminum plants not damaged by floods, production normal China Hongqiao Group, the world's top aluminum producer, said on Tuesday it was operating as normal after Typhon Lekima lashed its home province of Shandong at the weekend and cause severe flooding....
14:17, 08/13/2019

N.B. officials urge caution as some residents return to flood-damaged homes The province is also encouraging New Brunswickers to register damages to their homes, promoting the disaster financial assistance program announced on Friday....
20:51, 05/04/2019

FDNY says damaged air conditioner cord caused fatal Queens fire The Queens blaze that killed a mother and her 7-year-old daughter was caused by a damaged air conditioner cord, the FDNY said Monday. The two-alarm fire erupted on Sunday morning at the 117th Street home in Richmond Hill, leaving Siliva Umana, 51, and 7-year-old Guadalupe Perez dead, officials said....
23:00, 07/22/2019

Damaged Russian Submersible Has Nuclear Power Unit, but It’s Intact, Kremlin Says President Vladimir V. Putin said that the submersible, described as a secret research vessel, was nuclear-powered. But the government was still withholding details....
18:34, 07/04/2019

New threat to fire-damaged Notre Dame Cathedral: Heat wave The chief architect of France’s historic monuments says he’s afraid the heat wave sweeping Europe could cause the vaulted ceiling in fire-ravaged Notre Dame Cathedral to collapse...
20:00, 07/24/2019

Russian fire-damaged, nuclear-powered submarine's reactor isolated President Vladimir Putin has said the reactor on a fire-damaged, nuclear-powered submarine had been isolated and was still working. The 14 sailors died as they were surveying the sea floor near the Arctic three days ago....
15:34, 07/04/2019

Officials Confirm Fire That 'Significantly Damaged' New Haven Mosque Was Intentionally Set As Muslims throughout the world observe Ramadan—a time during which compassion, self-reflection and spiritual renewal are fostered—intolerance for their faith continues to manifest in unfortunate ways....
18:00, 05/14/2019

More than 3,400 classrooms damaged or destroyed by Cyclone Idai in Mozambique, says UN Children’s Fund More than 305,000 children in Mozambique are losing out on lessons at school since the devastating floods caused by Cyclone Idai, which struck southeast Africa just over a month ago. ...
18:17, 04/28/2019

Surgeons remove portion of Sen. Paul's lung damaged in 2017 assault Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul announced Monday that he underwent surgery over the weekend to have a portion of his lung removed, a lingering result of a 2017 violent altercation with one of his Kentucky neighbors.“Unfortunately, I will have to limit my August activities. Part of my lung damaged by the 201...
08:34, 08/06/2019

Eastern Libyan forces damaged civilian airport in western Libya: U.N. Eastern Libyan forces have seriously damaged with air strikes a civilian airport in western Libya lacking any military use, the United Nations said on Sunday....
01:51, 08/18/2019

Homes, buildings damaged after tornadoes touch down in Nebraska: U.S. weather service The National Weather Service says tornadoes touched down Friday night in rural parts of Nebraska, tearing up trees, powerlines, farm buildings and damaging some homes....
02:00, 05/19/2019

4 dead, 200 homes damaged, after 6.8 magnitude quake strikes Indonesian coast Indonesia, home to more than 260 million people, is prone to earthquakes and volcanic eruptions due to its location along the Pacific "Ring of Fire.''...
19:17, 08/03/2019

U.S. releases video it says shows Iran removing mine from damaged oil tanker The United States released a video Thursday it says shows an Iranian Navy boat removing an unexploded mine from the hull of the M/T Kokuka Courageous, one of two oil tankers attacked in the Gulf of Oman....
10:00, 06/14/2019

Rangers fans arrested after Kilmarnock disabled section roof damaged • TV footage showed fans climbing on to the disabled fans’ shelter• Kilmarnock investigating reporters of crush outside Rugby ParkRangers fans who invaded the pitch celebrating a late winning goal allegedly destroyed the roof covering disabled fans, injuring one man.A pitch invasion from the away fa...
20:51, 08/04/2019

'Flying objects' damaged Japanese tanker during attack in Gulf of Oman Two "flying objects" damaged a Japanese tanker owned by Kokuka Sangyo Co in an attack on Thursday in the Gulf of Oman, but there was no damage to the cargo of methanol, the company president said on Friday....
12:17, 06/14/2019

Candidate Biden says Trump's foreign policies have damaged America's standing Looking to steady his presidential campaign after a debate performance against other Democratic contenders that hurt him in public opinion polls, Joe Biden on Thursday blasted U.S. President Donald Trump's foreign policy as erratic and extreme....
21:34, 07/11/2019

Firefighters battle forest blaze in central Spain With 38C forecast, emergency services work to contain fire in Castilla-La Mancha and Madrid regionFirefighters in central Spain are battling strong winds and high temperatures as they struggle to control a fire that has already destroyed over 5,000 acres in the provinces of Castilla-La Mancha and Ma...
18:17, 06/30/2019

Firefighters saved the National Archives from an arsonist who tried to burn it down The National Archives Museum in Washington DC is more than 80 years old and houses everything from important presidential papers to some of the nation’s founding documents, like the Declaration of Independence and the Bill of Rights. Which is why it would have been a monumental loss to the cou...
13:17, 05/02/2019

Look: Firefighters confused by lingerie that arrived in Amazon package Firefighters at a Wisconsin station were left scratching their heads when an Amazon package that arrived with no sender information turned out to contain a piece of lingerie....
21:34, 07/12/2019

Villagers, firefighters battle massive wildfires in Portugal VILA DE REI/MACAO, Portugal — Blazes in central Portugal reached houses on Sunday, forcing locals to take matters into their own hands as they tried to protect their homes from huge wildfires with buckets of water and hosepipes as strong winds fanned the flames. One of the three wildfires which brok...
05:17, 07/22/2019

Firefighters, cancer and lobbying: the safety row over flame retardants Massachusetts has failed to sign a bill – opposed by the American Chemistry Council – banning flame retardants into law despite the endorsement of lawmakers and pediatriciansJay Fleming is a booming Boston firefighter who has climbed the ranks since 1978. He has two engineering degrees, a no-nonsens...
12:17, 05/24/2019

Fire resurges on Greece's Evia, challenges firefighters Aircraft and firefighters on the ground fought a blaze that burned large tracts of pristine pine forest on the Greek island of Evia on Wednesday as the wildfire flared up again at different spots....
22:34, 08/14/2019

Firefighters battle wildfire in Portugal, 32 people hurt More than 1,000 firefighters are battling a major wildfire amid scorching temperatures in Portugal, where forest blazes wreak destruction every summer...
17:34, 07/22/2019

Holiday weekend keeping wildland firefighters busy The Fourth of July Holiday Weekend keeps firefighters extremely busy. The Department of Forestry and Fire Management said between July 4th and 7th, firefighters responded to 46 wildfires across the state. Those fires burned a total of 4,000 acres. Officials said most of the fires were human-cause an...
09:00, 07/11/2019

Firefighters tackle blaze on Mount Hymettos near Athens A large fire fanned by strong winds that spread quickly over the slopes of Mount Hymettos near Athens was subsiding by early Monday, authorities said....
16:00, 08/12/2019

Trump Lashes Out on Twitter Over Firefighters’ Support of Biden President Trump unleashed dozens of retweets Wednesday morning, just days after Joseph R. Biden Jr. received the endorsement of the national firefighters’ union in his campaign for president....
19:00, 05/01/2019

Community thanks hundreds of firefighters battling Museum Fire TUCSON –The Museum Fire has burned 1,961 acres of land north of Flagstaff. On Sunday afternoon, the Coconino National Forest Service reported they had 46% of the fire contained. That’s all thanks to the hundreds of firefighters that are battling the fire. The fire has been burning for a ...
12:51, 07/29/2019

Notre Dame firefighters should be tested for lead, say campaigners Those who battled cathedral blaze could have been exposed to toxic substances, say expertsFirefighters who battled the Notre Dame cathedral inferno as well as neighbouring residents and those who watched the fire from the streets should be tested for exposure to toxic materials, campaign groups have...
19:51, 05/10/2019

5 firefighters hurt as blaze engulfs Brooklyn warehouse Five FDNY firefighters were injured early Thursday as they battled a raging blaze that ripped through a Brooklyn warehouse, officials said. The inferno erupted around 12:30 a.m. on the first floor of the two-story restaurant supply warehouse on Monitor Street in Greenpoint, according to officials. T...
19:17, 08/01/2019

Portugal wildfire under control, firefighters remain on the ground More than 1,000 firefighters managed to bring a major wildfire in central Portugal under control on Tuesday, and the operation will carry on to avoid reignitions, officials said....
20:17, 07/23/2019

London firefighters combat apartment building blaze Several floors of an apartment building in east London were on fire and at least 100 firefighters were deployed to the scene, officials have said. The cause of the fire was not immediately known....
00:51, 06/10/2019

Firefighters swim through flash flood, save driver Severe weather in Louisiana caused a flash flood in Baton Rouge that swept away a woman's car, forcing rescuers to swim alongside it as they attempted to save the woman.        ...
15:00, 06/07/2019

Heroic firefighters honored at FDNY Medal Day ceremony Members of the FDNY earned their department’s nickname, The Bravest, Wednesday at a City Hall ceremony that celebrated acts of heroism. Mayor Bill de Blasio and Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro presented 67 awards at the 150th annual Medal Day. Recipients included Lt. Patrick T. Metaraza, who sh...
11:34, 06/06/2019

New Mexico blast involving fireworks injures several firefighters Several firefighters were injured on Wednesday, two seriously, in an explosion at a building in Roswell, New Mexico, where fireworks were being stored for the city's annual July Fourth celebrations, police and city officials said....
00:51, 06/06/2019

Firefighters in Manning keep watchful eye on Battle Complex Wildfire Fire crews from the town of Manning may not be doing firefighting but they are keeping busy with patrols and acting as eyes on the ground in case the Battle Complex Wildfire, which is burning close to the town, rages out of control....
02:17, 06/02/2019

Damaged sense of smell fixed in mice by squirting stem cells up nose Stem cell therapy delivered through nasal droplets can restore a sense of smell in mice – but it will take time to develop a safe nasal spray for humans...
23:34, 05/30/2019

Bill Bennett: Front-runner Biden will be 'damaged' by 'gaffes,' 'rehash of his history' A new Monmouth University poll shows that Joe Biden is the clear front-runner for New Hampshire’s first-in-the-nation Democratic primary, but former Education Secretary Bill Bennett is cautioning there’s a “long way” to go....
18:34, 05/10/2019

LEX 18 Traffic Tracker: Damaged Light Poles Close Portion Of Versailles Road LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– The right lanes of Versailles Road between Mason Headley Road and Village Drive are blocked in both directions due to four damaged light poles. Avoid the area if possible. Crews have not said how long it will take to clean up the area. No injuries have been reported....
15:17, 06/18/2019

Kansas man who lost wife in prior tornado has home damaged by monster EF-4 twister A man in Kansas who suffered a devastating loss from a previous tornado found himself this week picking up the pieces after a massive twister affected his life this week, once again....
23:00, 05/30/2019

Iconic Newark deli featured in upcoming ‘Sopranos’ prequel damaged in fire An iconic New Jersey deli featured in the upcoming prequel to “The Sopranos” was damaged in a fire this week, but the owners plan to partially reopen on Wednesday. Flames tore through Hobby’s Delicatessen & Restaurant in downtown Newark at about 2 p.m. on Monday, the restaurantR...
08:17, 07/03/2019

Hong Kong leader says rule of law being damaged, city's recovery will take long time Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday that "lawbreaking activities in the name of freedom" were damaging the rule of law and that the Asian financial hub's recovery from anti-government protests could take a long time....
07:17, 08/13/2019

Govt faces legal action over claims pregnancy drug 'damaged babies' Parents who say their babies were damaged by a pregnancy test drug have warned manufacturers and the government that they are preparing to take legal action....
02:17, 08/13/2019

Dozens of rescuers try to save two trapped cavers in Poland Explosives could be used to open up route to pair trapped in cavern in Tatra mountains More than two dozen rescue workers are battling to save two cavers trapped in a cavern in the Tatra mountains in Poland after a narrow tunnel flooded with water.A representative of the rescue service said on Sunda...
20:00, 08/18/2019

Seven dead, dozens trapped in Cambodia building collapse Seven people were killed when an under-construction building in Cambodia collapsed early on Saturday, an official said, as rescuers struggled to reach dozens of missing workers feared trapped under a mountain of twisted steel and rubble....
14:17, 06/22/2019

700 people rescued from trapped train in India floods Rescuers in India on Saturday safely evacuated all 700 passengers from a train after it got stuck in monsoon floodwaters between two stations near Mumbai, the country's home minister said....
22:51, 07/27/2019

Police rescue man, puppy trapped in garbage truck PROVO, Utah — A puppy and its 43-year-old owner are recovering after getting trapped in a garbage truck. Provo Police Sgt. Nisha King said Tuesday officers rescued the man and his puppy after they got caught by the truck’s compactor mechanism. The unidentified man and puppy were sleeping in a ...
10:34, 06/05/2019

Hiker rescues ‘happiest’ dog that was trapped in cave for weeks This is one lucky dog. “It’s a sound you don’t like to hear,” says Florida-based Joe Dunn, who heard a haunting noise while hiking the Withlacoochee State Forest, about 60 miles north of Tampa. “Really disturbing — it makes you really sad to hear.” Realizing the s...
19:34, 06/06/2019

Kitten survives 30-mile trip trapped in frame of a car FRANKFORT, Ky. — A 9-week-old kitten survived a 30-mile trip trapped in the frame of a car. Auto repair shop owner Scott Bourne says the driver heard a noise coming from under his car when he left Lexington on Wednesday morning but didn’t know what it was. Later that day, the driver stopped at...
04:51, 07/12/2019

How this Belgium woman survived 6 days trapped in car after crash A Belgium woman spent six tortuous days trapped in a car that skidded into some woods — and was forced to survive on rainwater while a brutal heat wave racked the area, according to a report. Corine Bastide’s nearly weeklong ordeal began on July 23, when her car went off a road and flipped nea...
23:51, 08/02/2019

OnStar alerts Florida cops to baby trapped in hot car JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — A vehicle assistance company helped save a 1-year-old Florida girl after her mom passed out inside a hot car. OnStar vehicle alerted the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office that there was a child making noises inside a vehicle that wasn’t running. Deputies were able to ...
09:51, 06/06/2019

Nebraska farmer cuts off trapped leg using pocket knife OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A farmer says he had to cut off his own mangled leg with a pocket knife after it became trapped in a grain hopper in northeastern Nebraska. KETV reports that 63-year-old Kurt Kaser, of Pender, was unloading corn last month when he accidentally stepped on the openin...
21:17, 05/15/2019

Woman survives six days trapped in car after Belgian crash Corine Bastide drank rainwater from chewing gum container to keep hydrated in heatwaveA Belgian woman survived six days trapped in her overturned car without food during one of the country’s hottest periods on record.Corine Bastide came off the road and crashed into woods last week near the south-ea...
18:51, 08/02/2019

Dozens feared trapped in building on fire in Mumbai A big blaze has broken out in a nine-story building with offices of a state-run telephone company in Mumbai, India’s financial capital, and dozens of people are feared trapped...
17:34, 07/22/2019

TPD: Driver trapped in car after two vehicle collision in central Tucson TUCSON- The Tucson Police Department and Tucson Fire Department are responding to a two-vehicle collision near Speedway Blvd. and Country Club Rd. According to TPD, the two vehicles collided and trapped one of the drivers in their car. Tucson Fire Department is on the scene. The conditions of those ...
09:00, 07/11/2019

Emergency crews rescue 5 men trapped in Virginia cave Crews in southwest Virginia rescued five men trapped in a cave on Sunday after they began suffering from exhaustion and hypothermia while exploring.        ...
04:51, 04/29/2019

At least 4 pets remain trapped after Jacksonville plane crash All 143 people on a plane that skidded off a runway and wound up in a Jacksonville, Fla. river were saved in a dramatic rescue — but their pets were not as lucky. At least four cats and dogs remained trapped in a flooded cargo hold Saturday, USA Today reported. Officials said it’s possible there......
04:51, 05/05/2019

Four dead and more than 30 feared trapped in Mumbai building collapse At least four people have been killed and more than 30 are feared trapped in the rubble of a four-storey residential building which has collapsed in Mumbai....
13:17, 07/16/2019

Germany: Rescuers reach two men trapped in flooded cave Two men exploring Germany's Falkenstein Cave found themselves trapped after heavy rains caused the cave to flood, blocking their exit. Divers have been sent out, but the rushing currents have hampered the rescue....
02:51, 07/29/2019

Man trapped to neck in wet soybeans rescued from grain silo An Ohio man on Thursday was trapped up to his chin in a silo filled with wet soybeans for nearly three hours before being rescued by authorities. The man became trapped in a nearly 3/4 full grain bin at around 4 p.m., said Ross Township Fire Department Chief Steve Miller, local outlet WLWT5 reported...
07:00, 05/31/2019

5 people trapped in Virginia cave; rescue underway Rescuers are still searching for five men who have been trapped inside Cyclops Cave in Virginia since last night as authorities settle in for a potentially long operation to bring them out safely....
21:00, 04/28/2019

Eight people trapped in flooded mine in China’s northeast BEIJING — Chinese authorities say eight people remain trapped Friday in a flooded iron mine in the country’s northeast. The accident comes a day after 10 people were killed when a building being refurbished in the financial hub of Shanghai collapsed. Both incidents underscore continuing proble...
11:34, 05/17/2019

Germany: Rescuers free two men trapped in flooded cave Two men exploring Germany's Falkenstein cave were trapped after heavy rains caused the cave to flood, blocking their exit. Divers have now extracted them....
18:51, 07/29/2019

Cambodia building collapse kills three, with many trapped under rubble A seven-story building collapsed in Cambodia's coastal Preah Sihanouk province, killing three people, seriously injuring 18 and leaving many trapped under the rubble....
20:51, 06/22/2019

Scientists to be trapped in ice for year-long Arctic mission Scientists from 17 nations, including the United States, Russia and China, are preparing for a year-long mission to the central Arctic to study the impact climate change is having on the planet’s frigid far north...
22:51, 07/03/2019

Snake gets trapped in toy skull, freed by dental tools Looks like this slithery snake hit a snag when it got trapped in a toy skull and had to be freed by a vet using dentist tools.        ...
22:00, 05/10/2019

Mumbai Building Collapse Kills at Least 5, With Dozens More Trapped Officials said it was unclear why the four-story structure had collapsed. Neighbors formed a chain to remove bricks and slabs of concrete from the site....
00:17, 07/17/2019

Mumbai Building Collapse Kills at Least 3, With Dozens More Trapped Officials said it was unclear why the four-story structure had collapsed. Neighbors formed a chain to remove bricks and slabs of concrete from the site....
14:34, 07/16/2019

Over two dozen rescuers try to save trapped cavers in Poland More than two dozen rescue workers are battling to save two cavers trapped in a cavern in Poland's Tatra mountains, the mountain rescue service said on Sunday, after a narrow tunnel flooded with water, blocking their exit....
19:34, 08/18/2019

Firefighters extinguish massive fire at Phoenix apartment complex PHOENIX (KPNX) — No firefighters were injured as more than two dozen worked to extinguish a fire at an apartment complex in Phoenix early Tuesday morning, Phoenix fire officials said. According to the Phoenix Fire Department, the fire involved 10 vehicles that were parked under a parking structure a...
23:34, 05/28/2019

Biden picks up endorsement of firefighters union as he courts labor The International Association of Fire Fighters is the first major labor group to announce its backing of a Democrat in the crowded 2020 presidential race....
13:51, 04/29/2019

Tucson firefighters extinguish fire at McDonald’s on east side TUCSON — Tucson firefighters responded to a kitchen fire at a McDonald’s on the city’s east side. First responders were called to the fast-food restaurant at Speedway and Alvernon, around 11:00 a.m. Firefighters responded to the McDonald’s at Speedway and Alvernon just before 11:0...
00:17, 05/20/2019

700 Firefighters Tackle Wildfires As Heatwave In Europe Breaks Records Hundreds of firefighters battled on Saturday to contain wildfires in southern France as a stifling heatwave brought record-breaking temperatures to parts of Europe, killing at least three people in......
17:17, 06/29/2019

Hundreds of firefighters tackle wildfires in Portugal, village evacuated Hundreds of firefighters are currently working to combat serious wildfires in central Portugal that ripped through the region, forcing evacuations on Sunday, while injuring 12 civilians and eight firefighters, according to authorities....
19:34, 07/21/2019

Firefighters battle blaze in Greek island nature reserve Greek firefighters backed by water-dropping planes and helicopters battled a wildfire on the island of Evia for a second day, with flare-ups in hard-to-reach areas hampering efforts to bring the blaze under control....
19:34, 08/14/2019

Villagers, firefighters battle huge blazes in central Portugal As flames closed in on villages in central Portugal on Sunday afternoon, locals were forced to take matters into their own hands, protecting their homes from huge wildfires with buckets of water and hosepipes as strong winds fanned the blaze....
20:17, 07/21/2019

Firefighters battle wildfires sweeping parts of central Portugal About 1,800 firefighters struggle to contain blazes that have injured at least 20 people About 1,800 firefighters have been struggling to contain wildfires in central Portugal that have injured 20 people, including eight firefighters.The fires broke out on Saturday across three fronts in the distric...
00:51, 07/22/2019

Firefighters rescue squirrel stuck in manhole months after saving rat Just four months after saving an overweight rat trapped in a sewer grate, German firefighters have again answered the call of rodent duty, this time sedating, then liberating, a very tense squirrel whose head got stuck in a manhole. The furry critter wedged its tiny head in a manhole cover in the we...
02:34, 06/22/2019

New Mexico blast at building housing fireworks hurts two firefighters Two firefighters were injured on Wednesday in an explosion at a building that houses fireworks near a regional airport south of Roswell, New Mexico, police and city officials said....
23:17, 06/05/2019

One wildfire remains active in central Portugal, 800 firefighters mobilized More than 800 firefighters battled on Sunday one wildfire sweeping across central Portugal after being able to control two other blazes that prompted authorities to partially evacuate a village and left one person with severe injuries, officials said....
13:00, 07/21/2019

German firefighters rescue squirrel stuck in manhole cover Firefighters in the city of Dortmund were called upon to help a red squirrel in need of rescue. But with its head firmly stuck in the manhole cover, rescuers had to get creative in order to free the distressed animal....
01:00, 06/21/2019

Firefighters gain containment on Verde Fire burning near Scottsdale SCOTTSDALE- The Verde Fire continues to burn in the Tonto National Forest, but as of Thursday morning the fire is now 69 percent contained. The fire has burned 2,735 acres and 104 personnel are working on containment, according to Carrie Templin, a Public Affairs Officer with the Tonto National Fore...
12:00, 08/09/2019

A Nuclear Reactor on Fire-Damaged Submarine Remains Safe and ‘Operational,’ Russian Authorities Say (MOSCOW) — The nuclear reactor on one of the Russian navy’s research submersibles hasn’t been damaged in a fire that killed 14 seamen, Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said Thursday, adding that the vessel would be put back into service after repairs. The Defense Ministry said the 14...
23:51, 07/04/2019

Damaged boat found along river amid search in Canada for fugitive murder suspects As the manhunt for two young men suspected in the killings of three people in Canada nears the end of its second week, authorities said Sunday divers have been searching a river in a remote and rugged part of northern Manitoba where a damaged boat has been spotted....
12:34, 08/06/2019

Canadian authorities search river for teen murder suspects after finding damaged boat Authorities in Canada were searching “significant areas of interest” in a river Sunday as the manhunt for two teenage murder suspects approaches its third week. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police said that divers were scouring a section of the Nelson River in Manitoba after officers in a ...
01:17, 08/05/2019

Cops’ 5-hour rescue operation for kitten trapped in car engine An adorable kitten got stuck in a car’s engine in Brooklyn early Sunday — sparking a 5-hour police operation to rescue it. “It’s just part of the job — from cats to bad guys, we do this for a living,” said one of the cops, who did not give his name. Anastasia Kulc...
05:00, 06/17/2019

Belgian woman survives after spending 6 days trapped in crashed car A Belgian woman who disappeared for nearly a week was found alive after she was discovered trapped in her car for six days during last week’s heatwave in Europe....
08:17, 08/03/2019

Drug suspects trapped in container call Antwerp police for help Two men got locked in a metal container full of cocaine on one of hottest days on recordTwo suspected drug traffickers were forced to call the police on themselves after they were locked in stifling heat in a shipping container packed with cocaine at the port of Antwerp.The two men, aged 24 and 25, ...
00:51, 08/02/2019

Dozens feared trapped in deadly Cambodia building collapse Three people have been confirmed killed in a building collapse in Cambodia. The building was under construction in the resort town of Sihanoukville which has seen a boom in hotels and casinos....
06:51, 06/22/2019

3 Dead, 9 Injured As Buildings Collapse In Mizoram, Many Feared Trapped Three buildings in Mizoram's Aizawl collapsed after a massive landslide on Tuesday evening, leaving at least three dead, including two children. Nine others were injured and many people are believed......
05:34, 07/03/2019

One trapped miner in Chile rescued, one dead, one remains missing Chilean authorities found alive one of three Bolivian miners trapped beneath the rubble at a small copper mine early on Saturday, while another was found dead, Chile´s mining ministry said....
20:00, 06/15/2019

Passengers Trapped In Train Off Paris Without Toilets, Power For 6 Hours Train passengers were stuck for six hours in a tunnel outside Paris on Tuesday after their high-speed service suffered a power cut just minutes after departure, leaving them in sweltering heat,......
09:51, 06/05/2019

The government or the people. Telecoms firms trapped in internet shutdowns Several African governments have ordered some form of internet restriction in recent years. The blackouts are a major risk, especially for telecoms, which can be considered complicit. And that could cost them....
10:51, 07/22/2019

Actor Danny Trejo helps save baby trapped in car in LA LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actor Danny Trejo played a real-life hero when he helped rescue a baby trapped in an overturned car after a collision at a Los Angeles intersection. Authorities say two cars crashed Wednesday in the Sylmar neighborhood. Video aired by KABC-TV shows Trejo at the crash scene. Trejo ...
19:34, 08/08/2019

Woman trapped in crashed car for six days drank rainwater to survive A woman trapped in her car for six days after it overturned during last week's record-breaking heatwave has said she stayed alive by drinking rainwater from a chewing gum box and thinking about her children....
11:17, 08/03/2019

Indian airline technician dies after getting trapped in plane door A technician for Indian airline SpiceJet died in a freak accident in Kolkata on Wednesday morning, after accidentally getting trapped in a plane door....
17:34, 07/10/2019

Get Trapped in The Upside Down and Preorder This Standing Stranger Things LEGO Set It is time to rescue Will from The Upside Down once and for all. Hopefully, you’ll be as helpful as Eleven and not as useless as Nancy Wheeler in season one. You can channel your inner child and get your hands on a Stranger Things LEGO set this June!Read more......
13:51, 05/16/2019

Danny Trejo Helps Rescue a Baby Trapped in Overturned Car Danny Trejo was in the right place at the right time when he witnessed a car accident in Los Angeles. The legendary actor proved himself a most excellent samaritan by helping to save a......
07:00, 08/08/2019

Elderly NYCHA tenants trapped in their homes for 13 days because of elevator They need a lift! Public housing tenants in one Upper West Side building have been trapped in their apartments thanks to an elevator that broke two weeks ago a NYCHA contractor has yet to fix. Residents said Friday the outage has gone on for 13 days at 154 W. 84th Street, forcing residents to use......
07:00, 07/20/2019

Canada airlifting thousands of trapped migrating salmon upstream Canada is airlifting thousands of salmon upstream after a rockslide blocked the path of the migrating fish, triggering concerns of a permanent loss of fish populations, government officials said....
20:17, 07/23/2019

Indian toddler trapped in well dies amid 110-hour rescue try A hospital official in India says a 2-year-old boy who fell deep into an unused village well has been confirmed dead after rescuers worked nearly 110 hours to reach him....
09:17, 06/11/2019

Tucson firefighters extinguish late night fire on south side TUCSON — The cause of a fire at a home on the south side of Tucson last night, is still under investigation. Tucson firefighters responded to a home in the 100 block of West 27th Street, around 11 p.m. Friday. The single story building had smoke and flames visible on the inside. Officials say ...
18:00, 06/02/2019

Trump sets Twitter ablaze after firefighters union backs Biden U.S. President Donald Trump fired off dozens of retweets from purported firefighters, their families and acquaintances on Wednesday, in his latest assault on Joe Biden, the newest Democratic candidate for the 2020 presidential nomination....
21:00, 05/01/2019

Firefighters, army battle wildfires threatening homes at Croatia coast Firefighters and Croatian army forces on Saturday joined a battle against wildfires threatening homes and wind power plants near the coastal Adriatic town of Sibenik, state news agency Hina reported....
01:17, 07/28/2019

Belgian firefighters light fires, block roads in wages protest About 250 Belgian firefighters took to the streets of central Brussels on Wednesday lighting fires and blocking traffic in a protest over remuneration....
18:51, 06/19/2019

Coast Guard searching for two firefighters who disappeared on a Florida fishing trip Authorities say they have searched almost 5,000 square miles of ocean for two firefighters who disappeared after setting out from Port Canaveral, Florida, on a fishing trip....
05:51, 08/19/2019

Firefighters issue warning about power strips after fire on south side TUCSON – Although useful,  if power strips get overloaded, they can become very dangerous, according to firefighters with Rural Metro Fire Department. According to RMFD, a recent fire near Palo Verde Rd and Drexel Ave. was caused by a power stip becoming overloaded. “Be careful about wha...
11:51, 07/16/2019

Burnout in firefighters linked to sleep issues, mental health concerns Firefighters who feel burned out often experience sleep issues, which also increases their risk of emotional fatigue, exhaustion and health problems, researchers say....
04:51, 06/28/2019

Volunteers, firefighters work to clean up south side garden after vandalism TUCSON — On Saturday morning, Tucson Firefighters and volunteers gathered to help clean up the Children’s Peace Garden at Manuel Herrera Jr. Park after it was vandalized on Monday. Pots and plants were smashed, benches turned over and graffiti on the walls. The crime left the community around ...
09:34, 05/19/2019

Golf tourney to raise money for disabled firefighters in Tucson-area TUCSON – Thousands of dollars hope to be raised  to help disabled firefighters in Southern Arizona.  It’s all part of the 14th annual Mark Paris Disabled Firefighters Golf Tournament. This event will help aid the men and women who have given countless hours and sacrifices to serve and p...
09:34, 07/27/2019

Firefighters rescue squirrel stuck in manhole cover in western Germany Police, firefighters and a veterinary clinic had to join forces this week to rescue a red squirrel that got its head stuck in a manhole cover in western Germany....
22:17, 06/21/2019

Metro-North, Amtrak trains delayed after firefighters flood tracks After the fire comes the flood. Commuters on Metro-North’s Hudson Line faced delays of up to an hour and a half Thursday morning after firefighters inadvertently flooded the tracks between the Glenwood and Greystone stations while fighting a massive blaze, according to a new report. Marshals w...
02:34, 06/21/2019

400 firefighters battle Germany forest fire amid spring heat Hundreds of firefighters battled a major forest fire in central Germany on Thursday they said was the size of eight soccer fields, which injured three crew members....
00:17, 04/29/2019

Bronx blaze engulfs apartment building, injures firefighters and child A fast-moving fire engulfed an apartment building in the Bronx Monday morning — injuring multiple people, including a child and several firefighters, authorities said. Two of the firefighters were seriously injured and rushed to the hospital, according to the FDNY. The fire was reported just before ...
19:00, 08/05/2019

Massive London fire destroys at least 20 apartments; 100 firefighters rush to scene A massive fire destroyed some 20 apartments in the Barking area of London on Sunday afternoon, as about 100 firefighters in 15 engines rushed to the scene....
01:00, 06/10/2019

Wind remains on firefighters’ side in bout with High Level wildfire The blaze has been rated at a Level 6 — the most intense rating on the scale — which means flames are jumping from treetop to treetop in the tinder dry region....
19:00, 05/22/2019

Hot-headed Manhattan driver hits two firefighters after parking beef: cops An enraged Manhattan driver who was double-parked in the East Village hit two firefighters with her car after driving on a curb to get past an FDNY ladder truck, police and sources said. Victoria Sotomayor, 28, was double-parked near Avenue B and East 6th Street at about 2:30 p.m. when firefighters ...
18:51, 07/03/2019

Wild video shows window washers trapped on swinging lift Video shows a crew of window washers swinging wildly from the top of Oklahoma’s tallest building on Wednesday. Footage posted by the Oklahoma City Fire Department shows a lift dangling 800 feet up in the air from Devon Tower and rocking back and forth like a carnival ride. Two people were on t...
01:00, 05/16/2019

Tucson Fire crew free pup who had his head trapped in baby gate TUCSON – A Tucson puppy is quite thank-FUR to Tucson Fire Department after crews rescued the pup Monday evening. According to officials, TFD crew was dispatched to a home after a little dog got his head trapped in the bars of a baby safety gate. TFD said the crew was able to free the canine. A...
04:51, 08/14/2019

Seafarers trapped on ship for 33 months say jail threats forced them to reboard Men stranded off UAE for almost three years claim they were told they could face two-year sentence for leaving vessel unmanned Seafarers who abandoned their ship after being stranded at sea for almost three years say they were forced back to their boat after they were warned they faced jail.The four...
17:00, 07/11/2019

'Booby-trapped' boat sinks as police raid floating meth lab A police raid on a cargo ship being used as a drugs laboratory was nearly scuppered after the boat was deliberately sunk in order to destroy evidence....
19:34, 05/13/2019

In the past 20 years, 800 children died while trapped inside oven-like cars An awful milestone was reached this past weekend. 800 children have now died in hot cars since records began in 1998, according to Golden Gate Weather Services.        ...
04:51, 05/07/2019

Thousands are trapped in a desert settlement in Syria, a US military base is just 10 miles away Shukri Shehab and his wife have not slept in two nights. Their three-week-old granddaughter will not stop crying. She needs simple medicine for bloating, Shehab says, but it is nearly impossible for them to find....
21:17, 08/01/2019

Parents of Babies Too Young to Vaccinate Feel Trapped by Measles Outbreak The measles vaccine is not usually given to children until they are a year old. So some new parents are avoiding public places and anti-vaccine friends....
17:34, 05/02/2019

Texas man trapped in crashed car found alive after 5 days without food, water Texas rescuers on Monday called it a "miracle" after discovering a missing man -- who'd been badly injured and trapped in his car in the woods for five days without food or water -- was alive....
17:34, 07/01/2019

Apartment building collapses in Mumbai, at least 3 dead and dozens feared trapped Dozens of people are feared trapped under the rubble of a four-story residential building that collapsed Tuesday, killing at least two people in Mumbai, India....
18:00, 07/16/2019

Wildfires force nearly 5,000 Canadians out of their homes as firefighters continue to battle growing blazes Nearly 5,000 people have been evacuated from their homes in northern Alberta, Canada to escape a monstrous blaze that has reached 200,000 acres, the province's government said Tuesday....
10:34, 05/22/2019

Firefighters in Arizona Make Dramatic Rescue of 1,000-Year-Old ‘Medusa Mother Tree’ Firefighters in the American state of Arizona had a very different rescue mission on their hands - in order to save not people but a historic tree in a national park.  ...
22:17, 06/24/2019

Wildfire Blazes Portugal, Injuring 32 People, as Firefighters Work to Stop the Flames (COLOS, Portugal) — More than 1,000 firefighters on Monday were battling a major wildfire amid scorching temperatures in Portugal, where forest blazes wreak destruction every summer. About 90% of the fire area in the Castelo Branco district, 200 kilometers (about 125 miles) northeast of the ca...
20:00, 07/22/2019

European heatwave: Firefighters battle wildfires in France and Spain after temperatures soar to 45C Hundreds of firefighters are battling to contain wildfires in southern France after a stifling heatwave brought record-breaking temperatures to parts of Europe, killing at least three people in Italy....
15:34, 06/29/2019

Fireworks store blaze: Rockets explode as firefighters douse a spectacular fire Firefighters had to dodge exploding rockets to douse a spectacular fire that destroyed containers of fireworks stored for sale on the Fourth of July.        ...
00:34, 07/05/2019

Trump slams leaders of 'Dues Sucking firefighters' union after Biden endorsement President Trump on Monday slammed the leaders of what he called the “Dues Sucking firefighters” union after the International Association of Fire Fighters endorsed former Vice President Joe Biden in the 2020 race. ...
19:00, 04/29/2019

Paris Notre Dame cathedral rebuilding plans begin; fire-damaged landmark still attracts tourists Notre Dame cathedral in Paris looks like it did just before the flames appeared: a construction site. Rebuilding plans have begun and tourists visit.        ...
19:17, 05/14/2019

Strong earthquake hits near Greek capital of Athens, people trapped in elevators A strong earthquake hit Friday near the Greek capital of Athens, causing residents to run into the streets in fear.        ...
15:17, 07/19/2019

"True Hero": Surat Man Enters Burning Building To Save Trapped Students Ketan Jorawadia said, "I took the ladder and first helped the children to get out of the place. I managed to save 8-10 students from the back side of the building."...
19:00, 05/25/2019

Her teen was trapped in a ditch. Mom says iPhone tracking app saved her daughter's life The North Carolina mom said her teen didn't come home. So she used the 'Find My Friends' app to find her daughter, who was trapped in a crashed car.        ...
19:00, 06/17/2019

Drug smugglers get trapped in shipping container full of cocaine, call police If only they had a fan to blow instead of cocaine. Two Belgium drug traffickers were forced to call police on themselves Wednesday, the hottest day recorded in the country, when they became locked in a shipping container full of cocaine, the Telegraph reported. With 102-degree highs in Antwerp, the ...
00:17, 07/27/2019

Exclusive: Hong Kong police 'trapped in the middle' by polarizing extradition bill Several senior Hong Kong police officials feel caught between a rock and a hard place as city leader Carrie Lam tries to ram through contentious extradition laws that have triggered violent clashes between police and protesters....
07:51, 06/15/2019

Igloo Recalls 60,000 Coolers Over Potential 'Entrapment and Suffocation' After Child Gets Trapped Inside Igloo Coolers has voluntary recalled tens of thousands of its Marine Elite units due to their potential for “entrapment and suffocation” should a person accidentally become trapped inside, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced last week.Read more......
22:00, 05/13/2019

Suspected drug traffickers call police after getting trapped in Belgian shipping container Two suspected drug traffickers who became trapped in a shipping container in Antwerp last Wednesday while trying to take possession of cocaine were forced to call police on themselves because of the extreme heat....
00:51, 08/02/2019

Security Council must ‘come together’ to address the plight of children trapped in armed conflict, says UN envoy It is “vitally important” that the Security Council “come together” on the current plight of children affected by armed conflict across the globe”, Virginia Gamba, the United Nations Special Representative for Children and Armed Conflict said on Friday....
01:17, 08/03/2019

Golf tourney to raise money for disabled firefighters in Tucson-area in name of Mark Paris TUCSON – Thousands of dollars hope to be raised  to help disabled firefighters in Southern Arizona.  It’s all part of the 14th annual Mark Paris Disabled Firefighters Golf Tournament. This event will help aid the men and women who have given countless hours and sacrifices to serve and p...
16:51, 07/28/2019

Owner says Kokuka Courageous tanker crew saw “flying objects” before attack, suggesting ship wasn’t damaged by mines TOKYO (AP) — Owner says Kokuka Courageous tanker crew saw “flying objects” before attack, suggesting ship wasn’t damaged by mines....
07:17, 06/14/2019

John F. Kennedy Jr.’s wife Carolyn Bessette ‘felt trapped’ trying to cope with media scrutiny, says pal John F. Kennedy Jr. reportedly had a hard time understanding why his wife, Carolyn Bessette Kennedy, was struggling with the intense media scrutiny the couple endured....
13:00, 07/05/2019

New Jersey firefighters fill pool of young cancer patient whose parents couldn’t afford it: report New Jersey firefighters elected to fill the pool of the family of a young cancer patient for free after the family said they couldn’t afford to fill it all the way to spare money for son’s treatment.  ...
12:00, 07/16/2019

California photographer snaps sea lion ‘trapped’ in humpback whale’s mouth: ‘The true Jonah experience’ A wildlife photographer in California recently snapped a photo of the moment a humpback whale surfaced and appeared to gobble up an unsuspecting sea lion in its mouth....
23:51, 07/30/2019

Former Liverpool star Mamadou Sakho sues for £13m over drug test 'that damaged career' Premier League star Mamadou Sakho is suing the world anti-doping agency for £13 million over claims a drug-test blunder torpedoed his career at Liverpool....
13:00, 07/24/2019

Man being chased by officers falls from bridge Video from a police body camera shows a shooting suspect falling about 30 feet from a bridge in Tulsa, Oklahoma, as officers chased him. (June 14)        ...
20:34, 06/14/2019

Bridge of nose pain: Causes and how to treat it There are many possible causes of pain in the bridge of the nose. Most commonly, the pain is due to an injury or sinusitis. Learn about these and other causes as well as possible treatments here....
13:17, 05/21/2019

Last section of old Tappan Zee Bridge removed ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The last section of the old Tappan Zee Bridge has been hauled away for disassembly. Crews began lowering the 600-foot (185-meter), 5,500-ton (5,590-metric ton) section on Thursday. Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s office says Monday that barges were used to transport the fina...
00:17, 05/14/2019

France Senate: fire-damaged Notre Dame cathedral must be restored to 'last known visual state' If materials are used different from those that originally constructed the building, a study must be presented explaining the change in materials.        ...
09:00, 05/31/2019

Dump truck bed gets stuck under Cleveland bridge Crews are busy working to remove a dump truck bed that got stuck underneath a pedestrian bridge near an interstate in Cleveland Tuesday. Lanes along I-77 will remain closed in both directions until the truck is removed. (April 30)        ...
20:00, 04/30/2019

CFRA Agrees to Buy ETF Data Provider First Bridge CFRA said the acquisition of First Bridge will allow the company to base its research on more in-house data instead of relying on third-party data providers....
21:00, 08/05/2019

Italy: New Genoa bridge to be built by April PM Giuseppe Conte pledged a new bridge symbolizing "rebirth" would be completed by April. Forty-three people died when the Morandi bridge collapsed last year....
18:34, 08/14/2019

42 ton big rig carrying dry beans collapses 110-year-old bridge A 42 ton Big Rig collapsed an over 110 year old historic bridge in North Dakota. Veuer’s Mercer Morrison has the story.        ...
01:34, 07/25/2019

The Bucks Humanely Sent The Celtics To The Rainbow Bridge In the third quarter of Wednesday night’s Celtics-Bucks game, the Celtics half-heartedly swarmed a Giannis Antetokounmpo-Eric Bledsoe pick and roll at the top of the key, and Giannis smartly dumped a little bounce pass to Bledsoe on the short roll, where he could attack a scrambled Celtics defense. ...
07:17, 05/09/2019

Coffee Day Boss And SM Krishna's Son-in-Law Missing, Last Seen At Bridge VG Siddhartha, the founder of the popular chain Cafe Coffee Day and son-in-law of former Karnataka Chief Minister SM Krishna, has gone missing from near a river in Mangaluru in Karnataka, the police......
07:17, 07/30/2019

Italy demolishes remains of Genoa bridge The remaining towers of the bridge in Genoa that collapsed nearly a year ago killing 43 people were demolished.        ...
21:34, 06/28/2019

At Least 5 Die, Over 100 Injured In Bangladesh As Train On Bridge Derails A passenger train derailed in Bangladesh on Monday, killing at least five people and injuring more than 100, and there could be more casualties inside two carriages that fell into a canal, a police......
11:51, 06/24/2019

Elderly woman fatally run over near Queensboro Bridge An elderly Queens woman was fatally run over while trying to cross a street early Wednesday, authorities said. Lillian Muller, 93, was crossing a street by an exit ramp from the Queens side of the Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge bridge near 27th Street when she was struck by a 40-year-old man driving a Hy...
23:00, 05/08/2019

At least 1 dead, 15 injured — including 3 firefighters — in California house explosion A California gas company reports one of its employees died in an explosion Monday afternoon in Murietta, California.        ...
08:51, 07/16/2019

Times Square fire: Firefighters rush to New York landmark after billboard fire Firefighters are battling a blaze in one of New York's most recognisable landmarks after flames were seen billowing out of a billboard in Times Square....
23:00, 05/18/2019

How Jack Daniel's and 34 volunteer firefighters protect the world's supply of its whiskey Jack Daniel's spent millions to protect their product from the destructive fires like the blaze at Jim Beam. Its volunteer fire brigade is full time.       ...
03:34, 08/06/2019

The Latest: Lawyer says bridge defendant unbelievably happy TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the Supreme Court agreeing to hear an appeal involving two people convicted in New Jersey’s “Bridgegate” scandal (all times local): 11 a.m. The attorney for a defendant in the so-called Bridgegate scandal says the convicted felon is “unbelie...
18:34, 06/28/2019

Barrier proposed to prevent Verrazzano Bridge suicides A Brooklyn councilman is demanding the MTA look west and rip a page out of the Golden Gate Bridge’s playbook to stop a sudden surge of people leaping to death off the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge. Councilman Justin Brannan, a Democrat who represents the Bay Ridge side of America’s longest suspens...
07:17, 06/05/2019

19 bodies hung from bridge, hacked up in Mexican gang war Mexican police on Thursday found nine bodies hanging from a bridge, seven more hacked to bits, and another three dumped nearby in what they said was a gang turf-war massacre that left 19 people dead, including at least one woman. Near the hanging bodies was a banner baring the initials of the notori...
07:00, 08/09/2019

Last section of crumbling Hudson River bridge coming down TARRYTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — The Tappan Zee (TAP’-ehn zee) Bridge will soon be history as crews work to remove the last pieces of the Hudson River span. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced the final steps in the bridge’s demolition during a boat tour of the site, about 30 miles (50 kilometers...
19:34, 05/10/2019

Police: No indication driver killed on bridge was targeted Police say there's no indication a woman who was fatally shot while driving over a highway bridge in northeast Iowa was targeted, and they're seeking the public's help in determining if the gunfire came from nearby woods....
20:34, 04/30/2019

Italy blows up remains of collapsed Genoa bridge The two remaining towers from the Genoa bridge collapse that killed 43 people in August 2018 have been demolished. The Italian government has said the new bridge will be ready in April 2020....
17:51, 06/28/2019

Remaining parts of collapsed Italian bridge are demolished GENOA, Italy — A spectacular planned explosion has knocked down the remaining spans and supporting columns of the Italian bridge that collapsed last year, killing 43 people. The blast in Genoa Friday morning triggered a huge cloud of dust. Some 3,500 people who live nearby had been evacuated as a pr...
10:17, 06/28/2019

| WATCH: Dump truck bed gets stuck under Cleveland bridge Crews are busy working to remove a dump truck bed that got stuck underneath a pedestrian bridge near an interstate in Cleveland Tuesday. Lanes along I-77 will remain closed in both directions until the truck is removed....
22:00, 04/30/2019

New Bridge To Be Built In Place Of Rishikesh's Lakshman Jhula Days after the nearly century-old suspension bridge Lakshman Jhula, was closed for public use, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat on Wednesday announced the construction of a new and......
14:34, 07/24/2019

Bridge in China collapses, sending vehicles into river BEIJING (AP) — An entire section of a roadway bridge has plunged into a wide river in southern China, sending two vehicles into the water and leaving two people missing. Heyuan city police said the 120-meter (390-foot) section collapsed early Friday morning. China’s Xinhua News Agency reported...
12:34, 06/14/2019

A ‘Bridge’ to China, and Her Family’s Business, in the Trump Cabinet Elaine Chao has boosted the profile of her family’s shipping company, which benefits from industrial policies in China that are roiling the Trump administration....
02:17, 06/03/2019

| WATCH: Towers on giant Italian bridge demolished The two remaining towers of the motorway bridge in the Italian city Genoa that collapsed nearly a year ago killing 43 people were demolished to make way for a new structure, authorities said....
19:00, 06/28/2019

Fiancee of London Bridge victim ‘had premonition’ of attack Christine Delcros tells inquest she tried to get her partner to turn back from crossing bridgeThe fiancee of the first victim of the London Bridge terror attacks tried to get him to turn back just before they got on to the bridge because she had experienced premonitions of such an atrocity, an inque...
05:51, 05/10/2019

Ohio River bridge to remain closed another 5 months PADUCAH, Ky. (AP) — An Ohio River bridge connecting Kentucky and Illinois will remain closed for about five more months. The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says an ongoing maintenance and repair project will require more work at the Brookport Bridge in Paducah. The agency says in a news release tha...
12:51, 06/06/2019

Phoebe Waller-Bridge to be murdered by Villanelle in Killing Eve 3 The hit show’s creator is writing herself a part so she can get assassinated by Jodie ComerShe’s strangled people with their own ties, stabbed them in the neck with hairpins and poisoned them with perfume. But in the third season of Killing Eve, Villanelle will perform her most iconic assassination ...
19:00, 07/01/2019

Uber drivers cross Brooklyn Bridge to protest IPO Uber and Lyft drivers turned off their apps Wednesday to protest declining wages at a time when both companies are raking in billions of dollars from investors. Striking drivers formed a caravan to cross the Brooklyn Bridge Uber's IPO on Friday. (May 8)        ...
23:17, 05/08/2019

I’m sorry Fleabag put my family in spotlight, says Phoebe Waller-Bridge Show’s creator regrets that guesswork about inspiration for characters made life tricky for those close to herPhoebe Waller-Bridge, the creator of the dark comedy Fleabag, has confessed to making serious mistakes with those she cares about following her extraordinary success as a writer and performe...
21:34, 06/30/2019

New Genoa bridge expected to be completed by April 2020 Rebuilding work on a bridge that collapsed in the Italian city of Genoa last year killing 43 people is expected to be completed by next April despite demolition works running late, the special commissioner for the reconstruction said on Wednesday....
19:00, 05/22/2019

Fighting for their futures: boxing under a bridge in Mexico – in pictures Former professional football player and amateur boxer Miguel Angel Ramirez has set up a small gym under a vehicular bridge in Ecatepec, in the State of Mexico, in order to keep children away from drugs, teach them a sport and prevent them enlisting in the ranks of organised crime Continue reading......
13:17, 08/02/2019

OSHA: Street should have closed before Miami bridge collapse MIAMI (AP) — A federal workplace safety agency says engineers had knowledge of extensive cracking and failed to order to close a street and shore up a pedestrian bridge before it collapsed and killed six people at a Miami university last year. A report by the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Admi...
00:51, 06/12/2019

Dismantling of gothic bridge met with protest and dismay in Belgium After years of argument workers have begun taking apart Tournai’s Bridge of HolesThe dismantling of Tournai’s gothic Bridge of Holes to make room for larger boats down the Scheldt river has been met with solemn protest and a withering attack on local politicians by a minister in Belgium’s federal go...
14:17, 08/02/2019

State Fails, Odisha Man Completes Bridge With Own Savings Frustrated with years of government apathy, a retired employee of the Veterinary Department has invested all his savings in completing a half-finished bridge over Salandi river in Odisha's Keonjhar......
20:34, 06/06/2019

Man’s body pulled from East River near Manhattan Bridge The body of an unidentified man was pulled from the East River near the Manhattan Bridge Sunday morning, police said. The body was found at just after 8:15 a.m. floating on the Brooklyn side of the water near Adams and John streets, the NYPD said. The man was pronounced dead at the scene, according ...
17:34, 05/19/2019

Europe's Banks Warn About Prospects Banks in Germany, Italy and Holland, warned that making money and improving operations are becoming more challenging as already-low interest rates look set to tick lower....
09:00, 08/08/2019

| Tokyo Olympics to warn on weed In what you might call a joint statement, Tokyo 2020 organisers noted the need to warn countries with cannabis laws that weed isn't allowed in Japan....
11:00, 06/11/2019

Democrats Warn That Federal ‘Red Flag’ Law Would Not Be Enough Congressional Democrats said that a new bill to make it easier for the police to take guns away from people deemed dangerous must be paired with an expansion of background checks....
22:00, 08/07/2019

Top EU officials warn Romania over rule of law The European Union warned Romania on Thursday it could face firmer action over the government's legal changes that the bloc has said threaten the rule of law....
23:51, 05/09/2019

Democrats warn Trump against war with Iran The White House's sudden moves in the Mideast sparked alarm from Congress on Wednesday as key Democrats warned President Donald Trump off war with Iran and lawmakers in both parties demanded more information on the administration's strategy. (May 15)        ...
23:34, 05/15/2019

Researchers warn against homemade sunscreen Many people may be tempted to craft their own sunscreens out of all-natural ingredients. However, such creams will likely fail to offer any protection....
17:51, 05/20/2019

Kangaroo reported hopping across walking bridge over Wisconsin highway Police in Wisconsin said they are on the lookout for a loose kangaroo after a marsupial was reported hopping across a highway walking bridge Monday morning....
23:00, 06/24/2019

Spiraling glass bridge takes thrills to new level in China The glass walkway is set to open in August and will stretch across southwest China's Huangguoshu Scenic Area, known for its waterfalls and limestone formations. It will be 1,804 feet long....
18:17, 07/31/2019

In nearly 100-degree heat, migrants still packed outside in camp at international bridge Faced with influx of immigrants, Border Patrol holds migrants at outdoor makeshift shelter near Paso del Norte for weeks without cots or showers.        ...
18:51, 06/12/2019

Shootout rattles nerves near busy Venezuela border bridge A shootout near a busy border bridge between Venezuela and Colombia sent droves of people ducking for cover Friday as they crossed in search of food and other items, authorities said....
01:34, 05/04/2019

The 11-Foot-8 Bridge Claims Another Sacrifice to the God of Things That Are Taller Than You Thought It’s happened again! Durham, North Carolina’s most famous, dynamic, and charismatic bridge-citizen, the 11 Foot 8 railway bridge, has once again demanded a sacrifice, and once again the Great Trucker has provided. This time, it’s a “bucket truck,” one of those work trucks with a mechanical arm to ra...
06:34, 07/03/2019

Bridge collapses under overweight truck carrying tons of beans An overweight tractor-trailer, hauling several tons of dry beans, caused the collapse of a 100-year-old historic bridge in North Dakota on Monday, officials said. A 2005 Peterbilt semi-truck was driving on a weight-restricted bridge over the Goose River near Northwood at around 1:15 p.m. when the st...
19:00, 07/23/2019

Couple suffers fatal fall while kissing on bridge in Peru A couple shared a romantic kiss on a bridge in Peru that turned fatal when they lost their balance and plunged to their deaths, a chilling video shows....
20:51, 08/09/2019

A glass bridge opening next month in China will be the world's longest A new walkway in China set to be the longest glass bridge in the world has an unexpected twist -- it spirals through the air, offering spectacular views of the surrounding scenery....
22:17, 07/31/2019

Opening WSL games to be played at Etihad Stadium and Stamford Bridge • Manchester City and Chelsea announce games at main stadiums• City v United Manchester derby opens season on 7 SeptemberManchester City and Chelsea will play their opening matches of the Women’s Super League season at the Etihad Stadium and Stamford Bridge.City’s match against Manchester United on ...
18:51, 07/08/2019

Climate activists clash with French police at Paris bridge French police used riot shields and pepper spray to clear scores of climate activists blocking a bridge over the Seine in Paris on Friday, as the city sweltered under a record-breaking heatwave that many blame on global warming....
06:00, 06/29/2019

Missing YouTuber’s personal items found along Manhattan Bridge Investigators have recovered personal items belonging to missing Youtuber along the Manhattan Bridge, police sources told The Post Saturday. Desmond Amofah — a 29-year-old video game reviewer who goes by the name Etika on Youtube, where he boasts 131,000 followers — was last heard from a...
00:51, 06/23/2019

London Bridge attack: family's warning was not passed to police Relative rang anti-terror hotline over concerns about Khuram Butt’s extremist viewsA crucial warning about the danger posed by the terrorist who led the London Bridge attack was not passed to a police investigation into him more than 18 months before the atrocity took place, an inquest has heard.The...
05:51, 06/05/2019

19 Bodies Hung From Bridge or Dismembered in Mexico Gang Feud The victims were found in the western state of Michoacan, alongside a banner bearing the initials of the Jalisco cartel and threatening a rival gang....
02:00, 08/09/2019

Graduate meets dad on border bridge after he couldn’t attend ceremony As she looked around the room during her graduation ceremony last Friday, a Texas high school graduate knew one person was missing from the room: her father. Sarai Ruiz, 18, watched as families, including her own mother, proudly stood before her graduating class at Hector J. Garcia Early College Hig...
06:17, 05/31/2019

Despite unrest, Hong Kong has its role as bridge between China and world With mainland China’s economic rise, Hong Kong is no longer the undisputed center for business and finance in the region. But it still plays an indispensable role that Beijing will be loath to undermine, say experts and business leaders....
04:00, 08/15/2019

007 film must treat Bond girls properly, says Waller-Bridge Fast cars, martinis and Bond girls are core parts of the formula for 007 films, but one of those elements is set for a change in the latest adventure....
15:00, 06/01/2019

Sydney Harbour Bridge protest: 13 arrested in climate demonstration Greenpeace supporters abseil off bridge unfurling banners calling on political parties to declare a ‘climate emergency’ Thirteen people have been arrested after environmental activists abseiled off the Sydney Harbour Bridge to demand action on climate change.The Greenpeace supporters launched themse...
04:51, 05/14/2019

Genoa bridge demolished in dramatic explosion, 10 months after collapse The remains of Genoa's Morandi Bridge were blown up in a controlled explosion on Friday, nearly a year after the structure collapsed in a disaster that killed 43 people....
15:51, 06/28/2019

Inquest slams lack of protection in London Bridge attack England’s chief coroner has criticized the lack of barriers to protect pedestrians on London Bridge at the end of a lengthy inquest into the killing of eight people during an extremist attack two years ago...
20:00, 06/28/2019

Remains of Genoa bridge demolished one year after deadly disaster The two remaining towers of Italy’s Morandi bridge have been destroyed with explosives, but the lethal collapse in 2018 still has not been fully explained...
20:17, 06/28/2019

Controlled explosions demolish remains of collapsed Italy bridge Six seconds of controlled explosions wiped out the remains of a collapsed bridge in the northern Italian city of Genoa on Friday, paving the way for a new structure to replace the ageing viaduct that gave way last year, killing 43 people....
11:17, 06/28/2019

LEX 18 Traffic Tracker: Closure Scheduled For Malabu Drive Bridge LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – The bridge on Malabu Drive will be closed for three months for repairs. Starting on May 7, the bridge will be closed for a period of time to allow for the work.  The project includes bridge replacement, along with drainage and pavement improvements.  The entire rehabi...
18:17, 05/06/2019

DOT patching road signs that left out ‘M.’ in ‘Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge’ What’s in a name? Or in the case of New York’s new Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge, what’s not in it? Roughly year-old signs for the long suburban bridge are being patched over because they don’t bear the former governor’s middle initial, the state Department of Transportation said Thursday. Department s...
15:00, 08/16/2019

Watch How A Collapsed 4,500-Tonne Italian Bridge Was Blown Up In Seconds The two remaining towers of the motorway bridge in the Italian city Genoa that collapsed nearly a year ago killing 43 people were demolished on Friday to make way for a new structure, authorities......
22:51, 06/28/2019

Ruins of bridge in Italy demolished nearly a year after deadly collapse The remnants of a bridge in Italy that collapsed last summer, killing 43 people, were finally torn down as a planned explosion cleared the structure in Genoa Friday morning. ...
18:51, 06/28/2019

Louisiana landowners sue Bayou Bridge pipeline for trespassing and damage Latest legal skirmish in a long battle between activists and the company building the pipeline, which is also behind Keystone XL Landowners in Louisiana’s Atchafalaya Basin have filed suit against the company building the controversial Bayou Bridge pipeline for trespassing and property damage, claim...
15:00, 05/01/2019

Bridge Replacing Lakshman Jhula In Rishikesh To Come Up Before 2021 Kumbh A suspension bridge will be built on river Ganga in Rishikesh before the "Kumbh Mela" of 2021 as an alternative to the iconic Lakshman Jhula. The Lakshman Jhula had closed last month because of its......
15:17, 08/03/2019

London Bridge attack: MI5 agent defends security services Man identified as Witness L tells inquest MI5 did not have resources to closely monitor attackersIn the environment of a high security Old Bailey courtroom, a senior MI5 officer offered his “profound personal sympathies” to the families of the eight victims of the London Bridge terror attack as he g...
21:51, 06/13/2019

Kitten rescued from George Washington Bridge by good Samaritan A tiny kitten found dodging traffic on the George Washington Bridge was rescued by a good Samaritan on Monday, authorities said. Port Authority Police officers were dispatched in the afternoon when the cat was captured near the crossing’s lower level toll plaza. Shortly after, the interstate agency ...
08:51, 08/14/2019

Photo tour: Iconic Sky Bar, glass bridge and more at Bangkok hotel Lebua at State Tower in Bangkok has earned plenty of accolades for its attention-grabbing series of bars and restaurants on its highest level.        ...
18:51, 05/10/2019

Phoebe Waller-Bridge defends Fleabag from poshness criticisms Writer says defining series as being ‘for posh girls’ undermines storyPhoebe Waller-Bridge has responded to criticism that Fleabag is “for posh girls”, insisting such arguments “undermine the story” and that people from a wide range of backgrounds relate to the show.While the programme has been wide...
21:00, 07/03/2019

| Human sacrifice bridge rumours spark Bangladesh lynchings Eight people have been killed in vigilante lynchings in Bangladesh sparked by rumours on social media of children being kidnapped and sacrificed as offerings for the construction of a mega-bridge, police said....
01:51, 07/25/2019

Ambulance chief quizzed over London Bridge attack response An ambulance chief today faced questions about the reactions of paramedics during the London Bridge terror attack, telling the inquest that no staff could be sent into "hot zones" where attackers were believed to still be at large....
06:17, 06/18/2019

Egypt's Sisi opens huge suspension bridge over the Nile Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Wednesday opened a suspension bridge over the Nile touted as the world's widest, one of a series of military-led, mega-projects designed to improve infrastructure and provide jobs....
18:17, 05/15/2019

| Mo'unga, Bridge named in Cape Town abuse incidents New Zealand Rugby has launched an independent inquiry into allegations Crusaders players engaged in homophobic abuse and groped a woman on their recent trip to SA....
09:00, 05/21/2019

Missouri teenager fatally struck by train on railroad bridge DE SOTO, Mo. (AP) — A 15-year-old girl Missouri girl died when she was struck by a train after she and friends climbed a train trestle to jump into a creek. Jefferson County Sheriff’s spokesman Grant Bissell says five teens were swimming in a creek Sunday afternoon near the unincorporated town...
15:34, 05/20/2019

Sierra Leone president opens bids for 7 km airport bridge Sierra Leone's president opened a tender process on Wednesday for building a 7 km bridge at a cost of up to $2 billion to link Freetown to the country's only international airport....
21:00, 06/19/2019

Chandler officer reflects on night he helped man off freeway bridge with hug PHOENIX (KPNX) – Chandler police officer Aaron Little “literally” didn’t save the man’s life. He didn’t stop him from jumping. At least, that’s what he’ll tell you. If you ask Officer Little, he’ll just say he was keeping his promise that night i...
01:34, 07/27/2019

Macy’s Fourth of July fireworks light up the Brooklyn Bridge Hordes of spectators came out Thursday to marvel at the 43rd annual Macy’s Fourth of July fireworks show as it illuminated the Brooklyn Bridge for the first time in years. “I wanted to see the fireworks by the Brooklyn Bridge. That’s like the outdoor cathedral of New York,” s...
13:17, 07/05/2019

343 NYC firefighters died on 9/11. Since then, 200 have died from Ground Zero-related illnesses Richard Driscoll died a day after fellow firefighter Kevin Nolan. They rushed to the World Trade Center on 9/11 and since suffered related illnesses.        ...
23:51, 07/19/2019

Danny Trejo saves the day: 'Machete' actor helps rescue baby trapped in overturned car 'Machete' actor Danny Trejo said he rushed to help people trapped in a car after he witnessed a crash.        ...
09:00, 08/08/2019

Ex-FBI officials warn that Russia will continue to try to meddle Two former FBI officials warned Congress on Wednesday that Russia meddled in U.S. elections before 2016 and will continue to try in future elections....
21:51, 06/12/2019

Instagram Will Now Warn You If Your Account Is Close to Being Yanked Instagram’s recent rollouts of updates to its platform continues this week with two more changes around post and account take-downs, as well as a new process for appealing content deletion that it will expand in the coming months. Read more......
07:00, 07/19/2019

600 companies warn Trump on China tariffs American retailers, manufacturers and tech companies warned President Donald Trump on Thursday that tariffs on China will damage the US economy, lead to job losses and harm millions of consumers....
20:51, 06/14/2019

Astronomers warn of solar ‘superflare’ that could hit Earth Like all life on Earth, we owe a lot to the Sun. Without it, we wouldn’t be here, but it also has the power to make things pretty rough on us if it begins to act out. Solar flares — energetic outbursts which are often paired with mass ejections that fling charged particles out into space...
19:17, 06/12/2019

Dam at Brazil Mine Could Burst Soon, Officials Warn Months after a nearby dam breach at a mining site killed more than 240 people, prosecutors say another similar disaster could occur as soon as Sunday....
21:00, 05/17/2019

Microplastics ‘significantly contaminating the air’, scientists warn Discovery of pollution in snowfall from the Arctic to the Alps leads to call for urgent research on potential human health impactsAbundant levels of microplastic pollution have been found in snow from the Arctic to the Alps, according to a study that has prompted scientists to warn of significant co...
22:00, 08/14/2019

Supermarkets warn October no-deal date 'as bad as it gets' Bosses at Britain's three biggest supermarkets have warned that a potential 31 October no-deal Brexit would be "as bad as it gets" as they build up stock ahead of Christmas....
19:17, 07/03/2019

Toilet paper is getting less sustainable, researchers warn Major brands are using less recycled paper, meaning more trees cut down unnecessarilyToilet paper – the one product that the majority of us use just once and flush away – is becoming less sustainable, according to research. Analysis from Ethical Consumer magazine found that major brands were using l...
13:00, 07/05/2019

DC officials warn of high heat on July 4th Officials in Washington, D.C. warned of high heat for July 4th festivities on the National Mall next week. Temperatures are expected to climb into the nineties. (June 28)        ...
23:00, 06/28/2019

UK police warn publishers not to use leaked documents A British investigation into the leaking of confidential diplomatic memos is raising press freedom issues with a police warning that U.K. media might face a criminal inquiry if leaked documents are published...
13:51, 07/13/2019

Cochise Health officials warn of more mosquitoes Cochise County Health and Social Services officials say the Monsoon is bringing out more mosquitoes. The weather increases the risk of getting diseases like the West Nile virus or encephalitis virus, County officials said through a press release. They added some parts of Arizona are seeing more case...
11:34, 08/17/2019

CDC, experts warn about potential kratom dangers TUCSON – For the past 2 1/2 years, News 4 Tucson has been closely monitoring an increase in the popularity of the herbal supplement kratom. Some people say it helps relieve their pain and is a healthier alternative to opioids. Now, new numbers from the Centers for Disease Control and Preventio...
08:00, 05/22/2019

Google Maps can warn you if your ride goes off-route Many ride-hailing passengers are understandably anxious about their vehicles going off-route due to the potential for sexual assault. However, Google hopes it can set minds at ease until there really is cause for worry. It just introduced optional o......
20:00, 06/26/2019

Mom shares photo of son's infection to warn others about sepsis A mother in the U.K. is hoping her son’s terrifying sepsis ordeal may help spare others from the same fate after she snapped a photo of a red line that had started creeping up the inside of his wrist following a fall at the zoo....
18:17, 06/11/2019

Thailand's Longest Wooden Bridge May Collapse As Heavy Rain Continues The Thai Army was on a vigil on Monday over fears that the country's longest wooden Mon (Uttamanusorn) Bridge could collapse as rains continue to batter the country's Kanchanaburi province....
02:51, 08/13/2019

Italy marks anniversary of bridge collapse amid political crisis Italy's warring political leaders suspended hostilities on Wednesday, gathering in the port city of Genoa to mark the first anniversary of a bridge collapse that killed 43 people....
10:18, 08/14/2019

Thief who dove off ramp on Brooklyn Bridge to avoid arrest has died A thief who dove from an off-ramp on the Brooklyn Bridge to flee cops — yelling “I’m not going back to jail!” — has died, The Post has learned. The man, whose name was not immediately known, died at Bellevue Hospital around 12:30 a.m. Sunday, police sources said. The saga started i...
00:51, 05/27/2019

Robbery suspect critically injured after jumping off Brooklyn Bridge ramp A man committed a robbery in Brooklyn’s DUMBO neighborhood Saturday night, but was in critical condition after jumping from an off ramp of the Brooklyn Bridge to elude cops, police said. After fleeing the scene of the robbery by car, he drove across the Brooklyn Bridge with police in pursuit. ...
11:34, 05/26/2019

London Bridge inquest: man threw chair to distract attackers from victims Gerard Vowls followed trio, shouting and throwing bottles, and tried to draw them towards policeA man followed the three London Bridge attackers, shouting and throwing objects at them in an attempt to lure them into the line of fire for armed police, an inquest has heard.Gerard Vowls, who had been d...
22:00, 05/21/2019

Phoebe Waller-Bridge says she is writing new feature film and plans to direct it Fleabag and Killing Eve creator says she ‘blatantly will end up’ acting in her film Phoebe Waller-Bridge is working on a new feature film that she intends to direct and will likely end up acting in.The writer-actor-director has spoken about the new project, which she began after her acclaimed televi...
14:34, 08/15/2019

Officials blamed for bridge collapse told to leave memorial service Motorway executives attending a ceremony to remember victims of a major bridge collapse were told to leave after grieving relatives asked the Italian prime minister to intervene....
14:34, 08/14/2019

Graduate surprises deported father on U.S.-Mexico bridge in heartwarming video Sarai Ruiz's father, who was deported from the U.S., couldn't attend his daughter's graduation so she surprised him in her full graduation regalia on the U.S.-Mexico border....
23:34, 05/28/2019

Greenpeace activists climb Sydney Harbour Bridge in climate protest Police arrested 13 people on Tuesday after they scaled the Sydney Harbour Bridge to demand Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison take emergency action to address climate change....
08:51, 05/14/2019

London Bridge inquest: police and security services await verdict Families of eight victims want coroner to conclude attack could have been preventedThe UK’s most senior coroner is to deliver his conclusions at the inquest into the deaths of eight people in the London Bridge terrorist attacks.Families of the bereaved want the inquest to conclude MI5 and the police...
14:34, 06/28/2019

Indonesia to build country's longest bridge linking islands near Singapore Indonesia plans to build a 7 km (4.35 mile) bridge to connect two islands in the Malacca Strait, close to Singapore, as part of efforts to develop industry and tourism in the area, the government said on Thursday....
13:00, 07/11/2019

Rahul Gandhi's Letter For A Bridge In Wayanad Upsets Local Legislator A letter by Rahul Gandhi, who represents the Wayanad Lok Sabha constituency in Parliament, to district collector AR Ajayakumar requesting a permanent bridge on the Kalindhi river has not gone down......
04:17, 08/04/2019

Endangered Snow Leopard Spotted On Nelong Valley Bridge In Uttarakhand One of the most reclusive members of the animal kingdom, a snow leopard was seen strolling on the road in the Nelong valley, which is situated in the Gangotri National Park at an altitude of 11,000......
13:18, 07/06/2019

Police Find Belongings Of Missing YouTuber Etika On Manhattan Bridge Police found the backpack and phone of gaming YouTuber Desmond “Etika” Amofah, who has been missing since Wednesday, on New York’s Manhattan Bridge last night, the New York Post reported....
22:51, 06/23/2019

Collapsed bridge causes havoc to Yorkshire 2019 World Championships route "The route of this year\u0027s UCI Road World Championships has been thrown into doubt after flash floods in North Yorkshire led to the collapse of a bridge."...
18:51, 07/31/2019

Border Patrol Is Detaining People Under a Texas Bridge in Horrible Conditions Again U.S. Customs and Border Patrol has resumed the practice of keeping migrants detained in harsh conditions outside under the Paso del Norte bridge in El Paso, TX, according to Texas Monthly....
16:34, 06/12/2019

Optical Illusion Shows Traffic Disappear Off A Bridge, Netizens Confused The latest optical illusion that has gone viral online is a very confusing video that shows cars on a bridge seemingly disappear as they drive towards a river....
07:51, 07/02/2019

New footage shows London Bridge terrorists confronted by police – video Newly released video shows police confronting three knife-wielding men during the 2017 London Bridge and Borough Market terror attack. The footage has been released as part of an inquests into the attacks. The inquest jury found police had lawfully shot and killed the terrorists after they ignored c...
22:00, 07/17/2019

China electric car firm Faraday Future says obtains $225 mln in bridge financing Chinese electric vehicle developer Faraday Future said on Tuesday that it had obtained up to $225 million in bridge financing from a U.S. merchant bank to allow it to complete the development of its flagship FF91 model....
08:34, 04/30/2019

Macy’s fireworks show to make flashy return to Brooklyn Bridge Get ready for blastoff, Brooklyn. After a five-year hiatus, Macy’s Fourth of July fireworks show will return to the Brooklyn Bridge, where tens of thousands of pyrotechnic shells will be launched, as well as from four barges along Pier 17 in the Seaport District, company officials announced Thursday...
05:00, 05/03/2019

Greenpeace activists scale Sydney Harbour Bridge in climate protest Three Greenpeace activists were hanging from ropes under Sydney Harbour Bridge on Tuesday as part of a protest to demand that Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison take "emergency" action on climate change....
02:51, 05/14/2019

London Bridge attack: MI5 and police cleared of failing to prevent atrocity Conclusion comes after inquests in which relatives of eight victims challenged authorities’ actionsA coroner has cleared MI5 and the police of failing to prevent the London Bridge terrorist attack.The chief coroner of England and Wales, Judge Mark Lucraft QC, delivered his conclusions on Friday at t...
18:34, 06/28/2019

D-Day 75 years on: Pegasus Bridge ceremony marks first key battle of D-Day three-quarters of a century later Serving soldiers have paid tribute to the heroic efforts of their Second World War brothers in arms at a ceremony marking the first key battle of D-Day....
15:00, 06/06/2019

‘I will give you a hug’: Video shows Chandler officer talking man off freeway bridge CHANDLER, Ariz – An early-morning encounter with a man who appeared to be ready to jump from a pedestrian bridge has many praising the actions of a Chandler police officer. The Chandler Police Department shared body camera footage of the encounter on Facebook calling the incident “extrao...
08:17, 06/13/2019

Suspect held in death of woman flung off Rome's Sisto Bridge Rome police say a suspect has been detained in the slaying of a 37-year-old woman whose body was found May 2 on a Tiber River walkway near Sisto Bridge....
23:51, 05/12/2019

Extreme sleeping: the woman who snoozes dangling from Clifton Suspension Bridge Phoebe Smith is the world’s leading authority on how to sleep in bizarre environments - raising money for the homeless while doing soName: Extreme sleeping.Age: As old as sleep itself. Continue reading......
09:51, 07/04/2019

UN-backed intercultural dialogue forum urged to keep working to ‘bridge gap between the like-minded’ As a United Nations-baked intercultural forum drew to a close in Baku, Azerbaijan, the participants agreed that the journey to a better world, fuelled by the discussions over the past two days, including the important input by youth, will continue moving forward....
10:34, 05/04/2019

Advocate questions decision to kill pigeons pooping on Sid Buckwold Bridge The City of Saskatoon said relocating or displacing the birds is not recommended because they are likely to fly back or move into other civic spaces....
01:00, 05/09/2019

Cybersecurity experts warn Baltimore over ransomware attacks Cybersecurity experts say Baltimore is playing with fire as a deadline to pay thousands of dollars in ransom to hackers holding several of the city’s servers hostage has come and gone. It has been two weeks since a cyberattack crippled Baltimore’s computer network. The internet thieves w...
22:34, 05/20/2019

May to warn successors that no-deal Brexit threatens UK's future PM to deliver speech in Scotland on eve of Conservative leadership hustingsTheresa May is to warn her potential successors that a no-deal Brexit threatens the UK’s future, in her final speech in Scotland as prime minister.May will also unveil plans for a review into the role of Whitehall departments...
13:17, 07/03/2019

Venezuela: widespread blackouts could be new normal, experts warn Country struggled to restore power after massive blackout on Monday left millions without powerWidespread electricity outages could become the new normal in Venezuela, experts have warned, as the country struggled to restore power after a massive blackout that left millions without power or access t...
19:17, 07/23/2019

Drug experts warn southern AZ about ‘purple heroin’ TUCSON – Drug experts are warning southern Arizona residents about a dangerous combination of heroin and carfentanil. “It’s showing up quite a bit so it’s coming,” said Nick Jones with Recovery in Motion. The drug is known as purple heroin or “purp”, health offici...
21:51, 06/04/2019

Factbox: U.S. executives warn consumers will pay for Trump's tariffs Some executives from U.S. companies that sell clothing, food and other products warn that costs related to the latest round of tariffs on goods from China will be passed along to consumers in the form of higher prices....
23:17, 05/16/2019

Instagram will warn about account takedowns, add new appeals process Instagram is boosting its content moderation appeals process and adding a new alert that will warn users who violate rules when their account is close to being deleted....
20:34, 07/19/2019

MPs warn Crossrail delay costs 'are likely to continue to climb' MPs have launched a blistering attack on the Department for Transport (DfT) and Transport for London (TfL), as ballooning costs and long delays continue to plague Crossrail....
10:51, 07/19/2019

'Meth-gators' - Police warn against flushing drugs Police in Tennessee have arrested a man after he reportedly tried to flush his drugs stash down the toilet - with police saying it could lead to "meth-gators" in Alabama....
13:51, 07/16/2019

European powers warn on Iran nuclear deal Germany, France and Britain have called for "responsible" action to reduce tensions between Tehran and the United States. Iran has breached the terms of the 2015 nuclear deal by raising limits on uranium enrichment....
19:34, 07/14/2019

Privacy campaigners warn of UK facial recognition 'epidemic' Investigation uncovers widespread use in museums and shopping centres Privacy campaigners have warned of an “epidemic” of facial recognition use in shopping centres, museums, conference centres and other private spaces around the UK.An investigation by Big Brother Watch (BBW), which tracks the use o...
08:00, 08/17/2019

Unhatched birds can warn others of danger by vibrating shells Study finds developing chicks communicate with siblings when they hearalarm callsBaby seabirds that have not yet hatched communicate with their siblings in neighbouring eggs by vibrating their shells, scientists have discovered.A study of yellow-legged gulls revealed one of the most sophisticated kn...
18:51, 07/22/2019

UK is going backwards on climate change action, advisers warn The Committee on Committee Climate Change says UK is not preparing adequately for global warming impacts or meeting the challenge of its carbon emission targets...
09:00, 07/10/2019

Deployment of second Ebola vaccine would not be quick fix, experts warn The resignation of Congo's health minister in the midst of the country's worst Ebola outbreak could clear the way for a second experimental vaccine to be deployed. But the new shot would likely take months to win the trust of frightened locals and show results, health officials say....
14:00, 07/25/2019

Tornadoes touch down in Texas and Oklahoma as forecasters warn more could hit Tornadoes touched down on Monday in Texas and Oklahoma, where about 6 million people were facing the risk of twisters, hail and other severe weather, officials said....
02:34, 05/21/2019

Yellowstone officials warn visitors not to approach bison after man tries to pet one A man who learned over a railing to pet a bison demonstrated “an incredible lack of judgment and common sense,” park Superintendent Cam Sholly said.       ...
20:00, 08/08/2019

Doctors warn of 'severe' symptoms when coming off antidepressants People seeking treatment for depression should be informed of potential "severe and long-lasting withdrawal symptoms" when coming off medication, say leading doctors....
15:34, 05/30/2019

Google Maps Will Now Warn You About Natural Disasters in Your Area Google Maps can already route you around traffic and road closures, but now it will also be able to help you steer clear of areas affected by natural disasters....
07:00, 06/07/2019

| Privacy watchdogs warn Facebook over Libra currency Global privacy regulators have joined forces to demand guarantees from Facebook on how it will protect users' financial data when it launches its planned cryptocurrency, Libra....
18:00, 08/06/2019

Authorities: Man built bomb to warn about alien threat MYERSTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a man who allegedly placed a homemade bomb in a parking lot behind a Pennsylvania hotel told them he did it to warn police about aliens bent on destroying the planet. State troopers responded to the Bahney House in Myerstown on Sunday. They discovered a suspicio...
17:00, 06/25/2019

SpaceX satellites could blight the night sky, warn astronomers Elon Musk’s Starlink internet satellites ‘have no public consensus and may impair view of the cosmos’Mega constellations of human-made satellites could soon blight the view of the night sky, astronomers warned following the launch of Elon Musk’s Starlink probes last week.The first 60 of an intended ...
01:34, 05/29/2019

More than 600 U.S. companies warn Trump against imposing tariffs on China Over 600 American companies and business associations warned President Donald Trump that a trade war with China will hurt the United States, urging him to return to the negotiating table with its largest trading partner....
11:34, 06/14/2019

UK, Germany Warn Citizens Not To Travel To Jammu And Kashmir The United Kingdom and Germany on Saturday asked their citizens to avoid all travel to Jammu and Kashmir a day after the government asked tourists and Amarnath Yatra pilgrims to "immediately" cut......
15:17, 08/03/2019

Hong Kong activists warn of violence if protests are ignored Young people say they feel they have no choice but to become more radical: ‘They never listen’Brian Chan, a 23-year-old university graduate, was having his arms rinsed in saline water at a makeshift first-aid station manned by volunteers. Both his arms were red from an allergic reaction after he was...
17:34, 06/14/2019

Cops warn animals at Disney World may have rabies It’s not just the parkgoers you have to worry about. Disney — which is currently dealing with the fallout from its Toontown throw-down in California — may have an even bigger problem on their hands in the Sunshine State, where a 60-day rabies alert was issued for an area near it...
09:17, 07/10/2019

| Russia, China warn US over sending 1 000 new troops to the Gulf The US is "pumping up tensions" and could open "Pandora's box" in the Middle East after announcing it will deploy 1 000 more troops to the already volatile region, Russia and China have said....
13:00, 06/19/2019

Experts warn hikers of tree dangers after downpours (LEX 18)– Powell County Search and Rescue wants hikers to be on the look-out after seasonal downpours have caused chaos in some forests. In Southern Indiana, a Girl Scout was killed by a fallen tree while walking during a campout. WBIR in Knoxville reports that a tree crushed a car in the Smok...
23:51, 06/25/2019

Google Maps can now warn you about how crowded buses and trains are Google is updating its Maps app so you can see how full you local bus or train is when you're planning your commute.       ...
16:17, 06/28/2019

Far-right MEPs could threaten EU climate policy, experts warn Fears that predicted influx of climate deniers would obstruct action on environmentAn influx of climate-denying far-right MEPs could pose a “toxic” threat to EU climate policy after the European elections, according to senior MEPs and academics.Populist parties are expected to take up to a third of ...
18:17, 05/21/2019

Officials Warn of Wasp ‘Super Nests’ in Alabama A colony can grow to be as big as a Volkswagen Beetle and can have 15,000 wasps. The last time scientists saw such an unusually high number of enormous nests was in 2006....
21:34, 06/30/2019

Booming LNG industry could be as bad for climate as coal, experts warn Liquefied natural gas developments on a collision course with Paris agreement, Global Energy Monitor saysThe booming liquefied natural gas (LNG) industry will play at least as big a role as new coal investments in bringing on a climate crisis if all planned projects go ahead, US-based energy analyst...
20:17, 07/02/2019

America too dependent on China for its medicine, experts warn Experts are warning America has become too dependent on China for its medicine -- everything from painkillers, to antibiotics, and even aspirin can all be sourced back to a country the Department of Defense considers an adversary....
23:00, 05/30/2019

China, US warn their citizens about traveling to Sri Lanka after bombings China on Tuesday issued an advisory cautioning its citizens not to travel to Sri Lanka in the near term after a series of explosions there on Easter Sunday....
19:17, 04/28/2019

New Jersey health officials warn of possible measles exposure New Jersey health officials are warning that an airplane passenger infected with measles traveled from Israel to Newark last month and may have exposed others to the virus. The New Jersey Department of Health said Thursday that the individual traveled from Tel Aviv with a confirmed case of measles a...
07:00, 05/03/2019

Doctors warn fashionistas to ‘stay away’ from platform sandals ’90s-era platform sandals are back — and foot doctors are horrified. Last week, Steve Madden reintroduced his iconic foam platform sandals as part of a capsule collection for Urban Outfitters. On Monday, Model Suki Waterhouse posted a photo of herself wearing a similar 4-inch-high style from S...
13:51, 05/02/2019

Authorities Warn Not To Be Deceived By Cyclone Fani's Calm Eye The India Meteorological Department, or IMD, has cautioned people to not lower guard after the first arm of Cyclone Fani hits the east coast and moves forward, bringing the eye of the storm into the......
00:17, 05/03/2019

Bridge the disconnect: 3 strategies to make your home-based employees feel less remote Working from home works best for highly self-motivated employees with the right mindset and excellent communication skills.        ...
18:51, 05/29/2019

Yorkshire bridge collapse threatens world road cycling championships route • Road, due to be used in 29 September race, currently impassable• Grinton Moor Bridge used in 2014 Tour de France Grand DépartOrganisers of the Road World Championships in Yorkshire seem certain to be forced to change the route of the men’s elite road race after a bridge on Grinton Moor was washed ...
13:17, 07/31/2019

Phoebe Waller-Bridge: new Bond film must 'treat women properly' – even if he doesn't The Fleabag and Killing Eve writer has expanded on her role polishing the script for the 25th 007 film – which is rumoured to concern genetic engineeringNews of the recruitment of Phoebe Waller-Bridge to polish the script of the 25th James Bond film was met with relief from fans fretful about the fi...
17:51, 05/31/2019

Arrest Made in 1985 Murder of Barry Crane, TV Director and Bridge Champion The suspect, identified by DNA, told reporters he did not remember the killing but said “anything is possible back then” because “I was big into drugs.”...
11:34, 05/10/2019

50 years ago, Ted Kennedy veered off a Chappaquiddick bridge and caused a woman's death Sen. Edward M. Kennedy's sedan veered off a bridge on Chappaquiddick Island and plunged into a pond 50 years ago Thursday.        ...
15:00, 07/16/2019

| WATCH | Tears as Italy marks bridge disaster in shadow of political crisis Relatives and emergency workers wept at a ceremony marking a year since the Genoa motorway bridge collapse that killed 43 people, as Italy grapples with a political crisis sparked by far-right leader Matteo Salvini....
15:02, 08/15/2019

Border agents use tear gas to stop nearly 50 undocumented migrants who stormed Rio Grande bridge U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents had to use tear gas and pepper spray early Saturday to stop nearly 50 “undocumented individuals” from illegally entering the U.S....
05:17, 07/21/2019

Florida bridge-collapse victims would receive up to $42M in tentative deal with bankrupt builder The bankrupt construction company that built the deadly Florida International University Bridge, leading to the deaths of six people, would pay up to $42 million to victims and their families in a tentative deal with insurers....
17:34, 05/03/2019

Phoebe Waller-Bridge says it’s important that the new Bond film “treats women properly” Phoebe Waller-Bridge is on a hell of a well-deserved hot streak. The recently released second season of her Amazon series Fleabag is receiving rave reviews (even the jumpsuit she wore in the premiere has become a sensation), and she has also wrapped the second season of  Killing Eve as an executive ...
22:51, 05/31/2019

West Indies thrash Pakistan in Cricket World Cup match at Trent Bridge West Indies produce a blistering bowling display to crush Pakistan by seven wickets and begin their World Cup campaign with an emphatic victory at Trent Bridge....
21:51, 05/31/2019

Drug cartel feud: 19 bodies found hanging from a bridge or hacked up in Mexico A banner bore the initials of the notoriously violent Jalisco drug cartel and called out threats to the Viagras, a rival gang.        ...
23:34, 08/08/2019

Wild police chase turns into ‘action movie’ when suspects jump from RFK Bridge A wild police car chase straight out of “The Fast and Furious” took place on the Robert F. Kennedy bridge Thursday when a car-full of men fled from police, crashed into a wall — then jumped off a highway exit ramp to escape, law enforcement sources told The Post Friday. The action ...
00:34, 07/13/2019

Firms give staff terror training after London Bridge response delays Increasing numbers of businesses are training their staff in how to help in the aftermath of a terrorist attack following concerns about how long it could take emergency services to reach victims....
03:34, 06/17/2019

Mexico cartel hangs bodies from city bridge in grisly show of force Jalisco New Generation cartel claims 19 deaths in UruapanDrug gangs believed to be fighting for control of avocado tradeThe merciless dogfight between Mexican drug cartels has produced its latest macabre spectacle with the discovery of 19 mutilated corpses – nine of them hung semi-naked from a bridg...
01:00, 08/09/2019

'Coolest night in town': the club where Phoebe Waller-Bridge created Fleabag Once based in a rundown boozer, DryWrite nights encouraged risk and giddy game-playing – their spirit is felt in Killing Eve and across British theatre todayWhen Phoebe Waller-Bridge performed her script Fleabag at the Edinburgh fringe in 2013, it landed like a bolt from the bluest of minds. But Wal...
02:34, 08/15/2019

13th Century Pont des Trous Bridge Demolished: Archaeological Vandalism or Economic Progression? Angry Belgians and a minister of that countries federal government have voiced their distain towards politicians and counselors who ordered the dismantling of Tournai’s gothic “Bridge of Holes” so that larger boats can sail and spend on the Scheldt river. ...
01:00, 08/06/2019

Genoa bridge collapse: Shocking videos show aftermath of disaster which claimed at least 35 lives Shocking footage taken in Genoa show the scale of destruction shortly after an 80m swathe of the Morandi bridge fell into a valley along with dozens of cars and trucks, killing at least 35 people....
14:00, 06/28/2019

London Bridge attack inquest: Jurors visit spot where terrorists were shot dead Jurors sitting on the London Bridge attack inquest have retraced terrorists' steps and visited the area they were shot and killed by police two years ago....
20:34, 07/03/2019

Man Held In Bowling Green After Deputy Jailer Fires Shot, Suspect Jumps Off Bridge BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (LEX 18) — Police were investigating after a deputy jailer fired his gun at an alleged attacker. Investigators said 20-year-old Dylon Kirby confronted members of a jail work crew Thursday at a job site. According to an arrest report, supervising Deputy Jailer Chris Troutman ...
15:51, 06/29/2019

Metal thieves steal 56 tonne, 75 foot central section of Russian railway bridge Authorities in Russia are investigating after a former train bridge was broken apart by thieves who then allegedly stole central sections of the structure....
16:51, 06/05/2019

Gatlinburg SkyBridge, longest pedestrian suspension bridge in North America, opens this month The nearly 700-feet-long and 150-feet-high Gatlinburg SkyBridge, the longest pedestrian suspension bridge in North America, opens May 17.        ...
21:51, 05/02/2019

Venice kicks out, issues $1,000 fine to German tourists for making coffee on bridge steps The city of Venice issued a $1,000 fine to two German travelers after they were discovered trying to make coffee.       ...
22:17, 07/22/2019

Frank Lampard appointed Chelsea manager as club legend returns to Stamford Bridge - Lampard 'immensely proud' to return to Chelsea - Granovskaia: Lampard is 'one of the most talented young coaches in the game' - Lampard's in-tray: Five key areas he must address...
12:34, 07/04/2019

Texas bishop escorts Central American migrants across border bridge in protest of US policy A Roman Catholic bishop in Texas escorted Central American migrants back and forth across a U.S.-Mexico border bridge Thursday as part of a protest against conditions migrants face as they wait for asylum claims to be processed on both sides of the span.   ...
15:00, 06/28/2019

Medical groups warn climate change is a ‘health emergency’ WASHINGTON (AP) — Dozens of medical and public health groups are aligning to push for a series of consensus commitments to combat climate change, bluntly defined by the organizations as “a health emergency.” This comes as Democratic presidential hopefuls prepare for their first 2020 prim...
12:34, 06/24/2019

Western allies agree 5G security guidelines, warn of outside influence Global security officials agreed a set of proposals on Friday for future 5G networks, highlighting concerns about equipment supplied by vendors that might be subject to state influence....
16:51, 05/03/2019

Google Maps will now warn you about crowded trains and late buses Public transportation is the circulatory system of any urban area, and it’s a better choice for the planet than driving your own vehicle. But let’s face it: no one wants to deal with late buses and crowded subways. Now Google wants to warn you about these hassles. An update to Google Maps rolling ou...
09:00, 06/28/2019

Chicago-area police warn of ‘zombie raccoons’ with distemper RIVERSIDE, Ill. (AP) — The warning about “zombie raccoons” may sound like something out of a bad television show, but a suburban Chicago police department says they present serious dangers to family pets. The critters are called zombies because those carrying the distemper virus often st...
15:51, 05/15/2019

Iraqi Shiite figures warn US-Iran war could 'burn' Iraq Leading Iraqi Shiite figures warned Monday against attempts to pull their country into a war between the U.S. and Iran, saying it would turn Iraq into a battlefield yet again, just as it is on the path to recovery....
13:51, 05/20/2019

Transport for London will collect Wi-Fi data to warn you about delays on the Tube From July 8, Transport for London (TfL) will begin using Wi-Fi data from mobile devices to analyze the flow of passengers through Underground stations, helping predict delays and congestion.TfL has been quick to dispel any privacy worries, noting that all data will be depersonalized so you can'...
16:51, 05/22/2019

Former Top Financial Regulators Warn Against Move to Ease Oversight of Firms Ben S. Bernanke, Timothy F. Geithner, Jacob J. Lew and Janet L. Yellen said the Trump administration’s push to relax some controls could harm the American financial system’s stability....
16:34, 05/13/2019

Darroch's resignation may have chilling effect on diplomacy, experts warn UK ambassador to the US’s departure may prompt ‘very big change’ in how international diplomacy is conductedThe resignation of Sir Kim Darroch as the UK’s ambassador to the US after controversy over leaked memos in which he criticized Donald Trump could have a chilling effect on international diplom...
00:34, 07/11/2019

Heat Health: Doctors warn about dangers of rising temperatures Doctors are issuing a warning about the dangers of the massive heat wave that’s sweeping across the United States. Dr. Baruch Fertel of the Cleveland Clinic says heat exhaustion symptoms, like lethargy, confusion and nausea, can potentially progress to heat stroke. “They are no longer sweating...
04:00, 07/20/2019

Super trawlers threaten Australian fisheries, conservationists warn Just six of the 76 giant vessels worldwide are banned from operating in country’s watersAustralia’s ban on super-sized industrial fishing boats is far too narrow and places local fisheries under threat, environmentalists have said.A report released on Tuesday by the Australian Marine Conservation So...
00:17, 05/07/2019