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India heat wave: Experts urge more can be done as death toll rises

Numerous cities need to modify heat protection schemes as India seeks to protect its homeless population. Temperatures have soared above 50 degrees Celsius (122 Fahrenheit)....

India heat wave: Experts urge more can be done as death toll rises

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Death toll rises in eastern India in encephalitis outbreak PATNA, India (AP) — Indian authorities say six more children have died in an encephalitis outbreak in eastern Bihar state, bringing the death toll to 112 children this month. A government health bulle...
13:00, 06/19/2019

Death toll from India floods rises to 95, hundreds of thousands evacuated The death toll from floods in India's states of Karnataka, Kerala and Maharashtra rose to 95, official figures showed on Saturday, as heavy rain and landslides forced hundreds of thousands to evacuate...
23:34, 08/10/2019

India heatwave: rain brings respite for some but death toll rises Soaring temperatures hit most of country with mercury topping 50C in some partsWeekend showers provided a much-needed but partial respite to parts of India sweltering in a brutal heatwave.In Bihar, ho...
15:51, 06/17/2019

Hurricane Dorian death toll rises to 20 in Bahamas as PM announces his brother's death The Bahamas health minister said Wednesday that the death toll for Hurricane Dorian has risen from seven to 20 and more deaths are expected as the storm clears the island archipelago and threatens to ...
05:51, 09/05/2019

Death toll from China quakes rises to 11 The death toll from two strong earthquakes in China rose to 11 on Tuesday, with 122 people injured, state media said, adding that rescuers pulled some survivors from rubble in a part of the country th...
05:51, 06/18/2019

Death toll from China earthquakes rises to 11 The death toll from two strong earthquakes in China rose to 11 on Tuesday, with 122 people injured, state media said, adding that rescuers pulled some survivors from rubble in a part of the country th...
08:34, 06/18/2019

Hurricane Dorian death toll rises to 23 in Bahamas The death toll from Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas has risen to 23, as search and rescue efforts continue in the archipelago. Bahamian Health Minister Duane Sands, who put the number of fatalities at...
02:17, 09/06/2019

Dorian's death toll in Bahamas rises to 50: official Hurricane Dorian's rampage through the Bahamas last week killed at least 50 people, largely on the hard-hit Great Abaco Island, an official said on Tuesday....
00:51, 09/11/2019

Death toll rises to 60 following Sudanese crackdown on protesters The death toll rose to 60 Tuesday following Sudanese troops having used live fire the day before to break up months-long protests for civil rule in the country's capital, according to opposition force...
08:34, 06/05/2019

| Death toll rises to 28 in Mexico bar fire attack Gunmen burst into a Mexican strip club in a hail of bullets and killed at least 28 people as they trapped revelers inside and started a raging fire, officials have said....
12:17, 08/29/2019

Death toll in UK hospital listeria outbreak rises to six Another person has died in a listeria outbreak caused by eating contaminated food in hospital, bringing the total number of deaths to six, Public Health England said on Thursday....
22:17, 08/01/2019

Death toll rises to 11 in Lahore shrine blast The death toll rose to 11 Thursday as another police officer died of injuries sustained the day before during the suicide bombing out front of Lahore's famous Data Darbar shrine....
13:34, 05/09/2019

Death toll from floods in south Asia rises to more than 100 More than four million displaced in India, Nepal and Bangladesh, with Assam and Bihar among the worst-hit regionsFloods have forced more than four million people from their homes across India, Nepal a...
04:17, 07/16/2019

Hurricane Dorian: Death toll in Bahamas rises to 30 As rescue crews search the hardest hit Bahamas' islands for missing persons in the wake of Hurricane Dorian earlier this week, the death toll continues to rise as 30 people have been reported dead....
05:17, 09/06/2019

Death toll in Somalia hotel attack rises to 26 At least 26 people were killed and a further 56 injured in Friday's terror attack at a hotel in Kismayo, Somalia, Jubaland state president Ahmed Madobe said Saturday morning....
14:51, 07/13/2019

Hurricane Dorian death toll rises to 20 in the Bahamas Hurricane Dorian is now to blame for 20 deaths in the Bahamas — with more fatalities expected to be discovered amid a massive rescue effort across the storm-ravaged Caribbean country, an official said...
10:17, 09/05/2019

Death toll from storms lashing central U.S. rises to seven The latest in a line of destructive storms pounding the central United States killed at least three people as tornadoes raked across Missouri while heavy rain flooded rivers in Oklahoma, authorities s...
05:17, 05/24/2019

Death Toll In Pakistan Train Collision Rises To 23 The death toll from a train collision in central Pakistan rose to 23 on Friday after several people succumbed to their injuries overnight, officials said....
10:00, 07/12/2019

Dorian's death toll in Bahamas rises to 50 - official Hurricane Dorian's rampage through the Bahamas last week killed at least 50 people, largely on the hard-hit Great Abaco Island, an official said on Tuesday....
20:17, 09/10/2019

New Zealand Mosque Attack Death Toll Rises to 51 A Turkish man wounded during a white supremacist attack on two New Zealand mosques in March has died, bringing the death toll from the country’s worst peacetime mass shooting to 51....
05:51, 05/03/2019

Cambodia: Death toll from building collapse in rises to 24 The death toll from a collapsed building continues to rise as rescuers dig through rubble. The disaster has highlighted lax building and labor standards amid a Chinese-funded construction boom....
06:17, 06/24/2019

Death toll from building collapse in Cambodia rises to 24 SIHANOUKVILLE, Cambodia (AP) — The death toll in a building collapse in Cambodia has risen to 24 and rescuers are continuing to search the rubble for more trapped workers. The unfinished, seven-story ...
04:17, 06/24/2019

Death toll rises in Alaskan floatplane mid-air collision The death toll in the midair collision between two floatplanes carrying tourists from a cruise ship in Alaska rose to five — and one person remains unaccounted for, according to reports. A total...
19:00, 05/14/2019

Cambodia: Death toll from building collapse rises to 28 The death toll from a collapsed building continues to rise as rescuers dig through rubble. The disaster has highlighted lax building and labor standards amid a Chinese-funded construction boom....
14:00, 06/24/2019

Christchurch Mosque Shooting Death Toll Rises to 51 (WELLINGTON, New Zealand) — A Turkish man wounded in the Christchurch mosque shootings seven weeks ago died late Thursday in Christchurch Hospital, raising the death toll to 51, authorities in N...
21:51, 05/03/2019

Death Toll Rises to More Than 1,000 in Ebola Outbreak in Congo (KINSHASA, Congo) — More than 1,000 people have died from an Ebola outbreak in eastern Congo that started in August, the country’s health minister said Friday, as attacks on treatment cent...
21:51, 05/03/2019

Death Toll in New Zealand Mosque Attacks Rises to 51 Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern of New Zealand said that the man, a Turkish national, had been in an intensive care unit in a Christchurch hospital since the shooting seven weeks ago....
05:17, 05/03/2019

Death toll in Virginia gas station explosion rises to 3 BUENA VISTA, Va. (AP) — Authorities say three sets of remains have been discovered at Virginia gas station where an explosion occurred. Virginia State Police said in a news release Saturday that the n...
02:51, 05/12/2019

Hurricane Dorian’s death toll rises in Bahamas The death toll from Hurricane Dorian is five, Bahamian Prime Minister Hubert Minnis said during a press conference Monday. Officials had previously confirmed the death of a 7-year-old boy. The identit...
06:00, 09/03/2019

Death toll from West Texas shooting rises to seven: reports The death toll in Saturday's gun rampage in West Texas rose to seven on Sunday, local media reported, and police said they would hold a news conference later in the day....
19:34, 09/01/2019

Afghanistan: Death toll rises after attack on VP candidate's office A suicide attack on the office of an Afghan vice presidential candidate has killed at least 20 people in Kabul. It comes despite intensifying international efforts to bring peace to the war-ravaged co...
06:51, 07/30/2019

Death toll in attack at Afghan political office rises to 20 The death toll from an attack against the office of the Afghan president's running mate and a former chief of the intelligence service in Kabul has climbed to at least 20 people, an official said Mond...
12:17, 07/29/2019

Monsoon flooding death toll rises to 152 in South Asia GAUHATI, India — Officials say the death toll has risen to 152 in monsoon flooding in South Asia as millions of people and animals continue to face the brunt in three countries. At least 90 people hav...
13:34, 07/20/2019

Texas shooting: death toll rises to seven, with 17-month-old among 22 wounded Toddler shot in the face ‘relatively well’, governor saysBeto O’Rourke on US gun violence: ‘This is fucked up’As the death toll in a mass shooting in Texas on Saturday rose to seven and details emerge...
07:00, 09/02/2019

Death toll from attack on Afghan VP candidate's office rises to 20 The death toll from a suicide attack on the Kabul office of Amrullah Saleh, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani's running mate in September elections, reached 20 with at least 50 wounded, officials said on ...
09:17, 07/29/2019

Death Toll Rises to 6 in Torrential Rains in Southeast Spain Record rainfall claimed two more lives in southeastern Spain as it caused widespread flooding, raising the overall death toll to six from the storms, authorities said Saturday....
13:51, 09/15/2019

Flooding starts in Mozambique after cyclone, death toll rises to five Mozambican officials on Saturday urged those living near two rivers in the country's north to move to higher ground, as Cyclone Kenneth dumped heavy rains and caused some flooding....
20:51, 04/28/2019

Death toll from mysterious vaping-related illnesses rises to five The death toll from a mysterious vaping illness has now risen to five, the Los Angeles Times reported. The sickness linked to vaping, which includes symptoms like chest pain, shortness of breath and v...
22:00, 09/07/2019

| Indian cyclone death toll rises, anger grows The death toll from a major cyclone that hit eastern India and Bangladesh in early May rose to 77 as anger grew over millions of people still without power and water....
13:17, 05/13/2019

Clashes Between Israel and Gaza Intensify as Death Toll Rises Three Israelis were killed, the first civilians to die in clashes with Gaza since the 2014 war. Gaza health officials say 15 Palestinians have been killed since Friday....
19:51, 05/05/2019

Devastation 'still unfolding' in Bahamas as Dorian death toll rises to at least 50 UN estimates 76,000 left homeless after hurricane as emergency officials say mortuary facilities ‘overwhelmed’ with bodiesAid workers in the Bahamas said the devastation of Hurricane Dorian is “still ...
00:17, 09/11/2019

Bahamas death toll rises to 43, expected to 'grow signifcantly' The number of confirmed dead in the Bahamas rose to 43 but officials expect the number to grow "significantly" with thousands missing after Hurricane Dorian leveled several islands nearly one week ago...
02:00, 09/08/2019

Bahamas death toll rises to 43, expected to 'grow significantly' The number of confirmed dead in the Bahamas rose to 43 but officials expect the number to grow "significantly" with thousands missing after Hurricane Dorian leveled several islands nearly one week ago...
21:00, 09/08/2019

Death toll in Nepal floods rises to 55, thousands displaced The death toll in Nepal from flash floods and landslides in the past three days rose to 55 on Sunday, with dozens missing and injured, the government said....
23:00, 07/14/2019

Death toll in Sudan violence rises to 60, doctors' group says The number of people killed since security forces stormed a protest camp outside Sudan's Defence Ministry in central Khartoum two days ago has risen significantly to 60, a doctors group linked to the ...
05:51, 06/05/2019

India heat wave triggers clashes over water With temperatures nearing record highs across India, residents of some areas started fighting over access to water. Madhya Pradesh authorities have deployed police to escort water tankers....
00:51, 06/09/2019

India Heat Wave, Soaring Up to 123 Degrees, Has Killed at Least 36 The government warned that the extreme temperatures, which have struck large parts of northern and central India, might continue as the arrival of monsoon rains has been delayed....
12:34, 06/13/2019

D.C. will be as hot as Death Valley as record-breaking heat wave scorches most of the US Record hot temperatures are likely, says National Weather Service. Heat index is forecast to surge past 100 degrees and near the 110s in many areas.        ...
17:00, 07/19/2019

Death toll rises to 22 as El Paso struggles to recover from mass shooting Residents of El Paso, Texas, tried to settle in to their new reality as victims' families struggled with losses after a mass shooting at a Walmart.        ...
19:17, 08/05/2019

| Cyclone Fani death toll rises as anger grows against government The death toll from a major cyclone that hit eastern India and Bangladesh in early May has risen to 77 as anger grew over millions of people still without power and water....
07:00, 05/14/2019

Death toll rises to 11 in Sudan as protesters demand civilian rule Sudanese activists said on Monday that at least 11 people were killed in clashes with security forces during mass demonstrations demanding a transition to civilian rule....
22:51, 07/01/2019

Death toll in Danube River tour boat collision rises to 20 BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungarian police say the body of another South Korean tourist has been recovered following the May 29 accident in which a sightseeing boat sank in seconds after colliding with...
10:00, 06/09/2019

Confirmed death toll in Danube River boat crash rises to 26 Hungarian police say a South Korean woman’s body recovered from the Danube River has been identified as the 26th fatality of the May 29 crash between a tour boat and a cruise ship...
11:17, 06/28/2019

Death toll in migrant ship disaster off Tunisia coast rises to 58 The death toll from a ship packed with African migrants that sank off the Tunisian coast last week has risen to 58 after Tunisia recovered 38 bodies on Thursday, the Tunisian Red Crescent said....
20:34, 07/11/2019

Death toll in Brazil prison massacre rises to 57 with over a dozen decapitated A bloody clash between two prison gangs on Monday left at least 57 inmates dead with 16 of them decapitated, authorities in the state of Para said, the latest deadly clash as Brazil's government strug...
13:51, 07/30/2019

Final death toll in boat migrant accident off Tunisia rises to 82 The number of bodies recovered by Tunisia after a ship packed with migrants sank off its coast last week has risen to 82, in one of the worst disasters in recent years, the Tunisian Red Crescent said ...
03:00, 07/14/2019

| Death toll from capsized Cameroon ferry rises to 17 - state media The death toll from a Cameroon ferry that capsized this week has risen to 17 after more bodies were found, state radio said Wednesday, though the total number of victims was still unknown....
15:51, 08/29/2019

Death toll in Odessa shooting rises to 7, a 17-month-old child among those injured ODESSA, Tx. (NBC News) – A 17-month-old girl was among the more than dozen injured in a shooting rampage around Odessa, Texas, as the death toll increased to seven victims Sunday. Anderson Davis...
01:00, 09/02/2019

Death toll in Nepal rains rises to 47, dozens missing, injured The death toll in Nepal from flash floods and landslides in the past three days rose to 47 on Sunday, with dozens missing and injured, the government said....
16:00, 07/14/2019

Death toll rises as torrential rain and floods batter Spain More than 1,100 military personnel deployed to Murcia and Valencia regions to help rescue people from flooding A 41-year-old man was found dead in south-east Spain on Saturday, the local government sa...
23:00, 09/14/2019

| Death toll in Boko Haram funeral attack rises to 65 - Nigeria An attack this weekend by Boko Haram fighters on a funeral in the northeastern state of Borno in Nigeria has left 65 people dead, almost three times the initial toll, a local official said....
01:51, 07/30/2019

Listeria death toll rises to five in outbreak linked to pre-packed sandwiches Two more NHS hospital patients have died in England after eating pre-packaged sandwiches linked to a listeria outbreak, taking the total number of deaths up to five....
17:34, 06/14/2019

California scuba boat fire death toll rises to 25: report Divers have found a total of 25 bodies on Monday after a pre-dawn fire sank a scuba diving vessel off a Southern California island, leaving nine people unaccounted for as the search continued, media r...
14:00, 09/03/2019

Over 2,500 registered as missing as death toll of hurricane Dorian rises to 50 in Bahamas Bahamian officials said on Wednesday that 2,500 people have been registered as missing in the wake of the devastating hurricane Dorian, a count they said may include people who have fled to shelters a...
22:17, 09/11/2019

Hungary: Death toll rises to 15 in Danube tour boat crash Hungarian police say two more bodies have been recovered from the Danube River tour boat crash, raising the death toll to 15, with 13 of the 33 South Koreans on board and the two Hungarian crew member...
14:00, 06/06/2019

Cyclone Fani’s death toll rises as storm hovers over Bangladesh Cyclone Fani’s death toll is rising as the storm hovers over the coast of southwestern Bangladesh. At least 12 people in eastern India were killed when the giant storm slammed into the state of Odisha...
19:00, 05/04/2019

More than 600 rockets fired at Israel from Gaza in less than 24 hours, death toll rises The death toll continues to rise Sunday on both sides of the Israel-Gaza border in one of the most intense flare-ups of violence in the region in years, shattering a month-long lull in attacks....
20:17, 05/05/2019

Death toll in accident at Russian military test site rises Five killed in explosion and pharmacies run out of iodine after reports of higher radiationRussia’s state nuclear agency Rosatom confirmed on Friday night that five of its staff members were killed in...
05:17, 08/10/2019

Hurricane Dorian death toll rises as storm bears down on US coast At least seven people have been killed by hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas with millions told to leave their homes in Florida as the storm heads north....
06:17, 09/04/2019

Death toll from Burkina Faso militant attack rises to 24: army The Burkina Faso military said 24 soldiers were killed in an attack by unidentified militants on an army unit on Monday, updating a previous death toll of 10....
14:51, 08/20/2019

D.C. will feel as hot as Death Valley as record-breaking heat wave scorches most of the US Record hot temperatures are likely, says National Weather Service. Heat index is forecast to surge past 100 degrees and near the 110s in many areas.        ...
04:17, 07/20/2019

Belgian heat wave claims first death as temps soar over 104 degrees Belgium suffered its first death as a direct result of the record-breaking heat wave when a woman was found dead near her caravan close to the beach.        ...
18:51, 07/26/2019

Death toll from Somalia's Kismayu hotel attack rises to 26: regional president The death toll from Somalia's Kismayu hotel attack on Friday has risen to 26, including Kenyans, Americans, a Briton and Tanzanians, Jubbaland region's president said on Saturday....
10:34, 07/13/2019

Death toll rises to 7 after Dorian rips through Bahamas causing ‘total devastation’ In the Bahamas, Red Cross spokesman Matthew Cochrane said more than 13,000 houses, or about 45 per cent of the homes in Grand Bahama and Abaco, were believed to have been severely damaged or destroyed...
08:17, 09/04/2019

Danube River tour boat crash death toll rises to 15; another 15 still missing Hungarian police say two more bodies have been recovered from the Danube River tour boat crash, raising the death toll to 15.        ...
15:51, 06/06/2019

Dengue death toll rises in Malaysia, number of cases close to double Malaysia saw a rise in deaths caused by dengue to 113 by August 3, compared to 70 cases in the same period last year, the health ministry said on Saturday....
15:00, 08/10/2019

Death toll from Texas shooting rampage rises to 22, Trump to visit El Paso Two more victims of a shooting rampage at a Walmart store in El Paso, Texas, died of their wounds on Monday, police said, raising the death toll to 22 in the massacre as U.S. President Donald Trump pl...
11:51, 08/06/2019

Death toll from acute encephalitis in east Indian town rises to 129 children At least 129 children have now died of Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) in the town of Muzaffarpur in the eastern Indian state of Bihar since an outbreak earlier this month, a medical official said o...
18:00, 06/23/2019

REFILE-Death toll rises to 43 at Glencore mine in Congo after collapse; more expected The number of artisanal miners killed by a landslide at a copper and cobalt mine run by Glencore in southeast Congo rose to 43 on Friday and could climb further as the search for missing workers conti...
12:34, 06/28/2019

Hurricane Dorian death toll rises to 7 in the Bahamas, US monitors storm's path The Bahamas prime minister raised the death toll from Hurricane Dorian on Tuesday from five to seven and said more deaths were expected as the storm begins to move away from the Caribbean islands. ...
05:51, 09/05/2019

Death toll from typhoon in eastern China rises to 30 as storm moves north The death toll from a major typhoon in eastern China rose to 30 on Sunday, with 18 people missing, state broadcaster CCTV reported, as the country braced for more travel disruptions as the storm moved...
10:00, 08/11/2019

Death toll from typhoon in eastern China rises to 32 as storm moves north The death toll from a typhoon in eastern China rose to 32 on Sunday, with 16 people missing, state broadcaster CCTV reported, as the country braced for more travel disruptions as the storm moved furth...
14:51, 08/11/2019

Death toll rises to 44 as typhoon Lekima wreaks havoc in eastern China The death toll from typhoon Lekima in eastern China rose to 44 people on Monday morning, according to official data, as the storm continued up the coast, racking up billions of dollars in economic los...
15:24, 08/12/2019

Costa Rica: Tainted alcohol death toll rises to 20; 41 people affected overall The number of victims poisoned by tainted liquor in Costa Rica has risen to 20 but none were American tourists, says the country's Ministry of Health.       ...
18:00, 07/24/2019

Tokyo Olympics Planners Are Feeling the Heat as Summer Death Toll Soars A Japanese heat wave that has killed dozens and hospitalized thousands of people is underscoring Tokyo’s need to prepare for what could be one of the hottest Olympic Games....
14:51, 08/09/2019

Mass civil disobedience campaign shuts down Sudanese capital as death toll rises The streets of the Sudanese capital were mostly deserted Sunday, the first day of the country's Islamic working week, amid a mass general strike called by opposition groups....
11:00, 06/10/2019

UN gears up emergency food aid for hurricane-struck region of Bahamas, as death toll rises With initial assessments indicating that some 76,000 people in the parts of the Bahamas worst-affected by Hurricane Dorian need urgent support, the World Food Programme (WFP) is arranging for eight to...
05:17, 09/06/2019

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

Indian police file case against three over coaching center fire, death toll rises to 20 Indian police said on Saturday they had filed a culpable homicide case against three people as the death toll from a building fire in India’s Gujarat state rose to 20, with students attending coaching...
14:51, 05/25/2019

Trump blames 'violent' video games as El Paso death toll rises to 21 – live Trump says mental illness ‘pulls the trigger, not the gun’Top Democrat: Trump’s response ‘reminds me of 1930s Germany’Sign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 5.11pm BST Nancy Pelosi and ...
18:17, 08/05/2019

Death Toll From Sudan Protest Crackdown Rises as at Least 40 Bodies Are Pulled From Nile River (KHARTOUM, Sudan) — At least 40 bodies were pulled from the Nile River in the Sudanese capital Khartoum, organizers of pro-democracy protests said Wednesday, bringing the death toll since the vi...
19:34, 06/05/2019

Updates Of Cyclone Vayu: Heat Wave In Parts Of India; Advancing Monsoon Cyclone Vayu, a cyclonic storm, is moving towards the north and is expected to hit the Gujarat coast between Porbandar and Mahuva with wind speed up to 120 kmph on June 13....
08:51, 06/12/2019

Death toll rises from mysterious lung illnesses linked to vaping, prompting CDC to sound alarms At least three people have died from a mysterious lung disease linked to vaping that continues to perplex health officials, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday....
23:34, 09/06/2019

Heat Wave Grips North And South India, Andhra Pradesh To Touch 47 Degrees The northern part of India continues to remain under the grip of an intense heat wave, with Jammu recording the highest temperature of the season at over 40 degrees celsius, according to the......
13:17, 05/09/2019

Death toll from California dive boat fire rises to 8; Coast Guard says to prepare for 'the worst outcome' Four more victims of a catastrophic dive boat fire have been located on the ocean floor off of Southern California, bringing the known death toll to eight according to authorities....
08:00, 09/03/2019

Hurricane Dorian's Bahamas death toll rises to 44 as dozens of rescue, recovery crews descend on islands The death toll from Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas has risen to 44 after battering the islands of Abaco and Grand Bahama for more than a day and a half last week, according to the health minister....
07:34, 09/09/2019

Death toll from Sudan protest camp rises to more than 30: protest-linked doctors association The number of people killed in the dispersal of a protest camp in the center of the Sudanese capital Khartoum on Monday rose to more than 30, an opposition-linked doctors' committee said....
20:51, 06/03/2019

Hurricane Dorian latest: Destruction 'like the apocalypse' as death toll rises The trail of destruction left by Hurricane Dorian on the Bahamas was revealed today as aid agency workers described "apocalyptic" scenes when they reached the worst-hit areas....
13:51, 09/04/2019

'We are heartbroken': Death toll rises to seven in Texas shooting; gunman identified The death toll rose to seven after a gunman's rampage that left 22 injured following what began as a routine traffic stop in Odessa, Texas.        ...
11:34, 09/02/2019

Death toll rises as Gaza militants fire more than 500 rockets into Israel and Israel responds with airstrikes Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu ordered the reinforcement of military units around the Palestinian enclave as rocket fire showed no signs of abating....
19:51, 05/05/2019

Monsoon floods wreak havoc on India, death toll up Parts of southern and western India have been hit hard by heavy torrential rain. The resulting floods and landslides have claimed many lives and forced hundreds of thousands of people to take shelter ...
01:35, 08/13/2019

Death toll from India, Nepal, Bangladesh floods jumps to over 300 The death toll from severe flooding in parts of India, Nepal and Bangladesh rose to more than 300 on Monday, even as heavy rains are starting to ebb and water levels started to recede in some of the w...
14:34, 07/22/2019

Bangladesh floods worsen after breach, death toll nears 100 in India One of Bangladesh's main rivers breached an embankment, flooding a northern district and forcing thousands from their homes, an official said on Thursday, as the toll from monsoon rains in neighboring...
14:00, 07/18/2019

India issues new flood alert as monsoon death toll reaches 244 Kerala residents warned of heavy rain after 1.2 million people evacuated in four statesIndia has issued a fresh flood alert for parts of the southern state of Kerala as the nationwide death toll from ...
14:00, 08/14/2019

Watch for these heat stroke symptoms as US braces for heat wave Heat stroke is a life-threatening heat-related illness that can develop when heat exhaustion is untreated. It can lead to muscle damage, kidney, liver and brain damage, and even heart damage....
22:51, 07/19/2019

Europe to experience 'intense heat' in multi-day heat wave Europe will be struck by a "potentially dangerous" heat wave next week, according to forecaster Accuweather, with temperatures expected to reach a high of 38 degrees Celsius (100 degrees Fahrenheit) o...
12:17, 06/22/2019

Bipolar: Experts urge better initial care Specialists reveal that people with bipolar disorder have to wait for a long time for a diagnosis, and that they fail to receive appropriate initial care....
19:00, 06/26/2019

EU AI experts urge nations to avoid mass surveillance European AI experts issued investment and policy recommendations for EU member nations today including avoid mass surveillance and investment in startups.Read More...
19:51, 06/26/2019

UN experts urge probe of violations against Sudan protesters U.N. experts are concerned that Sudan is sliding into a "human rights abyss" in the aftermath of the Sudanese security forces' deadly break-up of the main protest sit-in in the capital, Khartoum....
14:34, 06/12/2019

A Simmering Heat Wave Temperatures continue to simmer. Lexington has hit 90 degrees for the second straight day. And the hottest days of this heat wave are still to come. Highs will remain in the lower 90s through at least...
23:17, 06/29/2019

A Heat Wave is Coming There’s a good shot some spots will hit 90° for the first time tomorrow. If not tomorrow, then Saturday. Not matter how you slice it, it’s getting hot leading into Memorial Day weekend. An...
04:51, 05/24/2019

Rights Experts Urge U.N. Inquiry Into ‘Staggering’ Killings in Philippines In a condemnation of President Rodrigo Duterte’s administration, 11 United Nations experts said the body’s Human Rights Council should investigate a wide range of abuses....
16:51, 06/07/2019

Experts urge EU to ban AI-designed social credit ranking systems An advisory group to the European Union has suggested that the body bans systems of rating individuals automatically. In its latest report, the EU's High Level Expert Group on Artificial Intellig...
19:00, 06/27/2019

How to cool off during this weekend’s heat wave Feeling the heat? Here are seven ways to stay cool this record-breaking weekend: Five extra New York Public Library branches will be open Sunday to provide a cool spot to relax, and Brooklyn and Queen...
07:17, 07/21/2019

Here’s how to survive NYC’s upcoming heat wave With heat indexes expected to soar well above 100 degrees this weekend, city officials are scrambling to keep the Big Apple from turning into a baked apple. Mayor Bill de Blasio and health officials h...
20:34, 07/17/2019

Heat wave scorches Europe Forecasters say Europeans will feel sizzling heat this week with temperatures soaring as high as 104 degrees Fahrenheit in an "unprecedented" June heatwave hitting much of Western Europe.   ...
20:34, 06/26/2019

Whaley Bridge dam: heed flood defence warning, experts urge Government told it is not acting quickly enough to upgrade infrastructureThe Whaley Bridge dam scare is a warning of the potentially disastrous consequences of failing to build new infrastructure to c...
18:51, 08/02/2019

Intense heat wave to hit northern Europe Record temperatures are predicted in northern Europe this week, with authorities in France and Germany on alert. Experts have said heat waves are on the increase worldwide, calling it further evidence...
05:00, 06/25/2019

6 tips for keeping your pet safe during a heat wave iStock INSIDER spoke with experts from the ASPCA and learned some helpful tips on how to keep your pets happy, healthy, and safe during your summer holiday. High temperatures can cause animals to exp...
00:51, 07/20/2019

How is the heat wave in Europe affecting travel? Getting from A to B in these baking hot conditions is a challenge for commuters and holiday travelers alike. So which mode of transport is best suited to cope with the heatwave?...
17:17, 07/25/2019

Heat wave kills 11 people in Japan The Japanese government said Tuesday that 11 people died and more than 5,600 were treated at hospitals for heat-related conditions last week due to a heat wave that swept across the island nation....
00:17, 07/31/2019

Biscuits Start Baking In Hot Car During Heat Wave The National Weather Service in Nebraska has demonstrated the effects of the heat wave in the US state with an innovative experiment - baking biscuits inside a hot car....
12:00, 07/19/2019

Germany Scorned Air Conditioning---Then Came the Heat Wave America’s fondness for artificially chilled air was long viewed as wasteful, unnatural and wimpy, but record temperatures have some Germans rethinking....
00:17, 07/01/2019

Natural-Gas Traders Bet Heat Wave Will Fizzle Natural-gas prices declined for the second straight day on signs that producers will continue to push output to new highs, while forecasts that the current heat wave will dissipate threatened demand....
23:51, 07/16/2019

Heat Wave Carried Over into the Holiday Week It may have taken summer a little while to get going, but it has certainly arrived here in late June. For the third straight day highs were in the 90s around central Kentucky. The heat and humidity ge...
23:00, 06/30/2019

How to keep your family and pets safe in a heat wave _____ Experts predict that this year’s heat waves are going to be frequent and severe. We’ve already seen some scorching temperatures blister across the country of late, and it’s likely that, unless a...
02:17, 06/30/2019

De Blasio warns New Yorkers to take heat wave seriously As New Yorkers prepare to deal with record temps on Sunday — again — Mayor Bill de Blasio urged residents to take the weekend heatwave seriously. “This is really serious. This is not business a...
16:34, 07/21/2019

Heat wave expected to roast NYC this weekend The Big Apple will bake this weekend as a heat wave sends the mercury up to temps in the mid-90s, with heat indexes above 100, forecasters predict. Temperatures on Tuesday and Wednesday are expected t...
18:34, 07/16/2019

How to Stay Cool During Europe’s Heat Wave Temperatures are near or above 100 degrees in some places, and air-conditioning can be scarce. Here’s how to find relief in nine popular destinations....
01:34, 07/26/2019

This Week's Brutal U.S. Heat Wave Could Be a Killer The sweltering heat outside is not only annoying as hell; it’s downright dangerous. There’s no better time to sit inside with the air conditioner blasting—except that our collective need for artificia...
21:17, 07/19/2019

Japan heat wave has killed at least 57 in last 9 days The Japanese government said Tuesday a major heat wave that's scorched the island nation this summer has killed almost 60 people since the beginning of last week....
21:17, 08/06/2019

| Texas shooting toll rises to 7 - local media reports The death toll in a mass shooting that unfurled chaotically on highways in western Texas has risen to seven, local media has reported, citing authorities....
04:00, 09/03/2019

British Climber Dies on Everest as Traffic Jam’s Toll Rises to 10 Robin Haynes Fisher, 44, of Britain, died at about 28,215 feet on Saturday, the authorities said, in a year of record attempts this season and the worst toll in decades....
16:34, 05/25/2019

Nights will provide little relief during brutal heat wave While high temperatures get most of the attention during a heat wave, it's the nighttime lows that can be a hidden danger.        ...
23:34, 07/18/2019

Record-breaking heat wave lingers in Europe A day after record-breaking temperatures in Germany and France, a heat wave has eased off as it heads towards a new destination. But the UN has warned that it could cause further environmental damage....
16:17, 07/26/2019

De Blasio orders office towers to lay off AC during heat wave Mayor Bill de Blasio ordered tall office buildings across the city to crank their thermostats up to 78 degrees beginning Friday as a much-feared heat wave approaches this weekend — and officials searc...
04:00, 07/19/2019

US heat wave: Millions suffer as hot weather intensifies Nearly 150 million people from the Midwest to the Atlantic coast are sweating through scorching temperatures, with New York declaring a heat emergency. At least three people have died, and many events...
09:51, 07/21/2019

US heat wave is just warming up for a long and scorching weekend The heat wave that has been roasting much of the U.S. in recent days is just getting warmed up, with temperatures expected to soar to dangerous levels through the weekend....
17:17, 07/18/2019

Scandinavia goes tropical as heat wave heads north A heatwave that brought record temperatures to Germany has moved over Nordic countries. Scientists are warning of possibly accelerated melting of ice in Greenland....
01:51, 07/28/2019

A Supercharged Marine Heat Wave Is Roasting the Pacific Ocean temperatures have skyrocketed in the northeast Pacific, ushering in conditions reminiscent of 2015. In other words, the Blob is back, and it could spell trouble for wildlife and fisheries from A...
00:00, 09/07/2019

This is how zoo animals across the country are keeping cool during the heat wave As temperatures rose from the East Coast to the West Coast, zoos have had to get creative in keeping their animals safe under the extreme conditions. Elephant showers, wolf pool parties and frozen wat...
16:51, 07/22/2019

Eastern, Central U.S. to sizzle in weekend heat wave A heat wave threatening temperatures as high as 110 degrees F (43 C) from Friday through the weekend moved toward the eastern and central United States, igniting safety warnings....
23:17, 07/18/2019

UK officially broke temperature record during heat wave LONDON — Britain has officially had its hottest day on record. Weather agency the Met Office says the temperature reached 38.7 C (101.7 F) at Cambridge University Botanic Garden in eastern England dur...
04:51, 07/30/2019

Intense heat wave hits northern Europe Record temperatures have begun in northern Europe this week, with authorities in Germany and France on alert. Experts have said heat waves are on the increase worldwide, further evidence of climate ch...
15:17, 06/25/2019

‘It’s brutal’: Heat wave across half the US cancels events NEW YORK (AP) — Americans from Texas to Maine sweated out a steamy Saturday as a heat wave canceled events from festivals to horse races and pushed New York City to order steps to avoid straining the ...
04:34, 07/21/2019

US braces for record-breaking heat wave this weekend Most of the US will be blazing hot this weekend as a potentially record-shattering heat wave sets in — with the majority of the country seeing temps above 90 degrees, forecasters predict. The roasting...
17:51, 07/19/2019

Wildfire in Spain rages for 3rd day amid heat wave MADRID (AP) — A major wildfire in northeastern Spain is raging out of control for a third straight day. Several hundred firefighters are at the blaze in the Catalonia region Friday as Spain is forecas...
13:34, 06/28/2019

| Hamilton expecting 'real challenge' in heat-wave Lewis Hamilton said he expects a "real challenge" to fend off his rivals after winding up fourth in the opening practice sessions at the Austrian GP....
22:00, 06/28/2019

Alaska heat wave could bring record temperatures Alaska has been hit with record-high temperatures that have the arctic state packing heat. The unusual heat wave will have the northernmost state cooking in temperatures of 87 degrees or higher over t...
21:00, 07/04/2019

Hottest day in June? Germany sweats through heat wave An intense heat wave in Germany could see the temperatures soaring to a record 40 degrees Celsius on Wednesday. Authorities have placed a speed limit on highways, as fire brigades prepare to deal with...
17:17, 06/26/2019

Europe boils in record-setting heat wave Extreme heat was felt across Europe, from the United Kingdom to Luxembourg and in cities like Paris, which suffered its hottest day ever. Most Europeans do not have air conditioning....
19:34, 07/25/2019

Heat Wave Powers Natural Gas to Best Week Since January Natural-gas prices edged lower Friday but still closed out their best week since January, a sign some traders are positioning for warm summer weather that could lift demand....
21:34, 06/28/2019

Cyclone Fani Toll Rises To 35 In Odisha, Lakhs Still Without Water, Power The death toll due to Cyclone Fani rose to 35 in Odisha today, as lakhs of people still grapple with water shortage and snapped power supply, three days after the storm barrelled through the coastal.....
22:34, 05/06/2019

Chinese contractors held as toll in Cambodia building collapse rises to 24 Anger growing over poor standards in construction boom that has transformed Sihanoukville into tourist and gambling hubThe death toll in a building collapse in Cambodia has risen to 24 as hopes faded ...
08:17, 06/24/2019

Record high temperatures? How to stay safe during a heat wave Extreme heat and hot temperatures can be deadly. Avoid the heat and know the signs of heat stroke and exhaustion. Here's a guide to staying safe.        ...
20:00, 05/24/2019

Stones fell from damaged Notre Dame after heat wave 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 preven...
17:34, 08/14/2019

European heat wave threatens to accelerate Greenland ice melt Weather conditions that brought a heat wave to Europe last week are spreading to the Arctic, where scientists predict they could trigger one of Greenland's biggest ice melts on record....
03:17, 08/01/2019

Hawaiian heat wave: With temps in 90s, nearly 30 records matched or broken since May Hawaii, which usually enjoys temps in the 80s in May and June, is in the midst of a mainland-style heat wave with 90-degree days.       ...
19:17, 06/20/2019

Heat wave 3 degrees hotter due to climate change: scientists A rapid study by European scientists has revealed the impact of man-made global warming on the recent extreme weather. They calculated the odds of record temperatures occurring with and without rising...
20:51, 08/02/2019

Heat wave before summer even starts grips Deep South COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A scorching heatwave weeks before summer starts continues in the Deep South. High temperatures were at least 100 degrees Fahrenheit (37.8 Celsius) on Sunday in Charleston and Col...
22:51, 05/27/2019

Alaskan heat wave could rise to record levels for Independence Day Independence Day temperatures will continue the heat wave in the nation's northernmost state. Across south Alaska, mercury is expected to rise to record or near-record levels on the nation's 423rd bi...
01:51, 07/05/2019

Europe braces for dangerous, record-setting heat wave A dangerous and potentially deadly heat wave is sending the mercury soaring as high as 113 degrees in parts of Europe this week. Countries including France, Spain, Germany, Italy, Poland, Belgium and ...
18:00, 06/26/2019

Beat the NYC heat wave at these cool indoor ice skating rinks In case your sweaty palms and red cheeks haven’t tipped you off, the city is baking under a heat wave. With temperatures creeping near 100 degrees, your standard pool and sputtering air conditioner pr...
23:17, 07/19/2019

Greenland sees massive ice melt amid heat wave More than 11 billion tons of ice was lost to the oceans by surface melt on Wednesday alone, creating a net mass ice loss of some 217 billion tons from Greenland in July....
18:17, 08/02/2019

Heat wave poses new threat to Notre Dame Cathedral The chief architect of France’s historic monuments says he’s afraid that the heatwave sweeping Europe could cause the vaulted ceilings of fire-ravaged Notre Dame Cathedral to collapse....
21:51, 07/24/2019

Walloped by heat wave, Greenland sees massive ice melt The heat wave that smashed high temperature records in five European countries a week ago is now over Greenland, accelerating the melting of the island’s ice sheet and causing massive ice loss in the ...
10:51, 08/02/2019

Brutal Heat Wave Breaks Temperature Records Across Europe Europe is burning. A heat wave—the second in roughly a month—is taking over the continent, and it’s already breaking records. Again. And these are some of the world’s oldest temperature records.Read m...
23:17, 07/25/2019

Paris Records Its Hottest Day as Heat Wave Scorches Europe Paris hit a high of 41 degrees Celsius (105 Fahrenheit) on Thursday, and life-threatening, record-breaking temperatures were expected across the Continent....
15:34, 07/25/2019

Heat wave gripping eastern, central U.S. to intensify over weekend A massive heat wave that has enveloped the U.S. Midwest pushed into the Northeast on Friday, ushering in temperatures that could top 100 degrees Fahrenheit (38°C) in Washington, D.C., and prompting ut...
19:51, 07/19/2019

Climate crisis made Europe's heat wave 'at least' five times more likely Last week's record-shattering heat wave across Europe was at made at least five times more likely because of climate change, a group of European scientists said Tuesday....
03:34, 07/03/2019

A hellish heat wave has arrived in Europe, just in time for tourists Parts of France, Spain, Italy, Germany, Poland, Switzerland and the Czech Republic have seen temperatures soar into the 90s and even past 100 degrees Fahrenheit — at least 20 to 30 degrees above norma...
23:17, 06/27/2019

Big league ballparks broil as heat wave grips much of majors A heat wave that has gripped much of the country has affected many major league ballparks, where players and fans are trying to keep cool       ...
01:17, 07/21/2019

Rapid results in on climate change and the European heat wave Enlarge / How the warmest three-day averages from June rank—the darkest red area set new records. (credit: van Oldenborgh et al.) Much of Europe—and particularly France—has been sweating through an ...
00:17, 07/03/2019

As heat wave breaks across U.S. northeast, thousands left without power Severe wind and rain in the northeastern United States left thousands without power on Monday and into early Tuesday, even as a record-breaking heat wave ebbed....
09:34, 07/23/2019

Sony’s Wearable Air Conditioner Should Be Ready for Next Year’s Heat Wave We are officially in the dog days of summer, and that usually means strategically dashing from one air-conditioned space to the next. But what if we didn’t have to bow down to the whims of the scorchi...
23:17, 07/25/2019

A Potentially Record Setting Heat Wave Is About to Scorch Europe Last year’s climate change-fueled European heat wave shrunk mountains and and revealed ancient history. So it’s with great trepidation that Europe is bracing for another scorching heat wave to descend...
01:34, 06/25/2019

Paris reaches record-high 108 degrees during heat wave The City of Light became the city of heat on Thursday, as Paris recorded its highest-ever temperature thanks to a sizzling heat wave that’s been blasting Europe. The mercury in the French capita...
00:00, 07/26/2019

These Cities Broke Temperature Records in Europe’s Heat Wave Temperature records are being shattered across Europe this week as the continent swelters in its second heat wave this summer. “We are observing weather since 1833 and we never experienced these...
21:34, 07/25/2019

LGBT community in Chechnya faces ‘new wave of persecution’: UN human rights experts People in Chechnya who are suspected of being lesbian, gay or bisexual, are facing a “new wave of persecution” following a spate of killings involving torture, and other rights abuses, said a group of...
19:51, 04/28/2019

‘Quash’ convictions and release women jailed for protesting against wearing veils in Iran, urge UN rights experts Decades-long prison sentences handed down to three women protesting the strictly enforced wearing of veils in Iran, have drawn alarm and condemnation from six United Nations independent human rights e...
22:34, 08/16/2019

North Carolina lion dies during heat wave, wild cat sanctuary says A 17-year-old lion became overheated and died last week in North Carolina as a scorching heatwave gripped much of the Central U.S. and East Coast in boiling temperatures....
22:17, 07/24/2019

Heat Wave Bakes Central, Eastern US; Residents Go To "Cooling Centres" A gargantuan heat wave hunkered down over the central and eastern United States on Saturday, sending residents to cooling centers and inflicting on Washington a heat index of 106 degrees F (41 C) with...
09:17, 07/21/2019

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...
18:51, 07/24/2019

Europe's Heat Wave Threatens Record Melting of Greenland Ice Sheet A heat wave has shot up temperatures in Europe to new highs. Now, it’s set to continue moving north to Greenland. And that’s bad news for the ice sheets, the World Meteorological Organization reports....
23:17, 07/26/2019

Photos from Greenland reveal worrying cost of European heat wave As Europe reels from a record-breaking heatwave, which has halted the Tour de France and sparked major fires in France, a concerning consequence has been laid bare in striking images from Greenland....
21:17, 08/01/2019

Mercury May Soar To 45 In Delhi This Week As Heat Wave Sweeps North From Delhi to Puducherry, several parts across India have been gripped by heat wave. The national capital and other parts in the country are unlikely to get a respite from the scorching heat in the......
09:00, 05/29/2019

As U.S. heat wave breaks records, cooling centers offer relief With a record-breaking heat wave intensifying over much of the U.S. Midwest and East Coast through the weekend, it was a bad time for Annie McQueen's air conditioner to break down in her New York City...
01:00, 07/22/2019

Brooklyn pool closed during heat wave after infant poops in water An infant flushed this perfect pool day down the toilet at one Gowanus swimming spot. “Somebody didn’t put a Pampers on their kid,” a staffer at the Douglass and DeGraw Pool told The...
21:17, 07/20/2019

Heat Wave Nudged the Planet to Its Hottest June, European Forecasters Say A United States government analysis due this month is expected to reach similar conclusions, though the rankings of record months might differ slightly....
22:34, 07/03/2019

Europe’s record heat wave is changing stubborn minds about the value of air conditioning Only 5 percent of European households — compared with 90 percent of American ones — have air conditioning. Record heat is changing some European minds....
18:51, 06/28/2019

Anchorage, Alaska reaches 90 degress in record-shattering heat wave ANCHORAGE, Alaska (NBC NEWS) – Alaska hit record-breaking temperatures on Independence Day, shattering the previous heat record by 5 degrees. At 5 p.m. local time Thursday, Anchorage reached 90 ...
20:00, 07/05/2019

Heat wave, protestors wreak havoc on Monmouth’s Haskell card OCEANPORT, N.J. — With extreme heat draining fans and causing concern about the horses, Monmouth Park canceled six races and pushed back until early evening its stakes races, including the $1 million ...
01:00, 07/21/2019

UPDATE 2-Heat wave gripping eastern, central U.S. to intensify over weekend A massive heat wave that has enveloped the U.S. Midwest pushed into the Northeast on Friday, ushering in temperatures that could top 100 degrees Fahrenheit (38°C) in Washington, D.C., and prompting ut...
19:51, 07/19/2019

Olympics construction worker among dead as heat wave batters Japan Searing conditions are causing many deaths across the country a year out from the Games, raising concerns about the health of spectators and athletes....
12:17, 08/09/2019

Texas power demand to hit record again as heat wave bakes U.S. Southeast Demand for electricity in Texas on Tuesday will break a record high that was hit on Monday as consumers keep their air conditioners cranked up to escape a heat wave baking much of the U.S. Southeast, ...
16:34, 08/13/2019

Europe Heat Wave May Melt World's Second Largest Ice Sheet In Greenland The hot air that smashed European weather records this week looks set to move towards Greenland and could cause record melting of the world's second largest ice sheet, the United Nations said on......
17:51, 07/27/2019

Spain: Major wildfire contained but heat wave remains a risk MADRID (AP) — Authorities in Spain say they have contained a major wildfire in the northeastern Catalonia region. But they warn that wind and temperatures forecast to remain around 40 C (104 F) could ...
16:00, 06/29/2019

Europe sizzles in scorching temperatures as heat wave spreads across continent Europe's scorching heat wave expanded across the continent on Saturday, with people from Britain to the Balkans sweltering under abnormally high temperatures after a record-breaking week....
18:17, 06/29/2019

Guarana, Maximum Security survive heat wave to win weekend races Despite oppressive heat, most of the weekend's big races finally got to the post, with Maximum Security surviving another inquiry to win the Haskell and Guarana winning the Coaching Club American Oaks...
19:00, 07/22/2019

Rescue dog in city care dies en route to new home during heat wave A dog from the city pound died of possible heat exhaustion while being driven to his forever home during the hottest weekend the Big Apple has seen in nearly a decade, The Post has learned. Don —...
01:00, 07/23/2019

Europe heat wave moves over Greenland, causing massive ice melt Greenland, the world’s largest island, is a semi-autonomous Danish territory between the Atlantic and Arctic oceans that has 82 per cent of its surface covered in ice....
16:51, 08/02/2019

Potentially Historic Early-Summer Heat Wave To Roast Europe An intense heat wave is set to bake Europe in the coming days, and it could be historic, potentially shattering records across a large portion of the continent....
18:17, 06/25/2019

Europe Suffers Heat Wave of Dangerous, Record-High Temperatures Belgium and the Netherlands set national records, and the all-time marks for Germany and Britain could fall on Thursday. Paris will approach 108 degrees....
13:17, 07/27/2019

Heat wave prompts cancellations of New York Triathlon, horse races Excessive heat advisories are in effect for the Northeast and much of the Midwest this weekend, with temperatures expected to be in the 90s and heat indexes well into triple digits....
10:00, 07/19/2019

Scientists link Europe heat wave to man-made global warming The searing heat wave that smashed temperature records in Western Europe last month was compounded by man-made climate change, according to a new study...
16:17, 08/02/2019

UPDATE 1-Heat wave broils eastern, central U.S., utilities poised for demand A massive heat wave that has enveloped the U.S. Midwest pushed into the Northeast on Friday, ushering in temperatures that could top 100 degrees Fahrenheit (38°C) in Washington, D.C., and leading util...
19:00, 07/19/2019

Paris sets new temperature record at 108 as Europe heat wave continues to sizzle Paris soared to a record high of 108 degrees as most of Europe sizzled under its second heat wave of the summer.        ...
17:51, 07/25/2019

Europe's heat wave shatters temperature records and cities are struggling to cope Europe is sweltering in intense heat, suffering through the latest heatwave in a summer that has seen at least 12 countries experience record-breaking temperatures....
19:00, 07/25/2019

Alaska Heat Wave Shatters City's Record, Disrupts Jobs And Lives Temperatures in Alaska's largest city Anchorage have soared to a sweltering all-time record of 90 degrees Fahrenheit (32 centigrade) as a heat wave grips the US state which straddles the Arctic......
04:00, 07/06/2019

Heat wave broils US east coast but Midwest could face flash floods Added humidity could make daytime highs feel like 43CCold front could bring thunderstorms to MidwestA heat wave will continue to keep much of the eastern US in its grip on Sunday but a cold front that...
16:00, 07/21/2019

I Braved A Heat Wave For A Desolate Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Event Harry Potter: Wizards Unite had its first Community Day this past Saturday. There was a heat wave in my area, but I headed out to play the game anyway. Ever since Wizards Unite came out, I haven’t run...
03:00, 07/23/2019

Historic Europe Heat Wave Incinerates Records, May Speed Up Arctic Melt A historic heat wave is bringing unprecedented temperatures to Western Europe, and is poised to expand northeastward to Scandinavia and into the Arctic by late this weekend....
05:17, 07/25/2019

Paris Could Hit 108 Degrees Thursday as Record-Breaking Heat Wave Scorches Europe Europe’s latest summer heatwave broke heat records just weeks after the continent recorded its hottest ever June, fueling concern that a shifting climate is making extreme weather events more fr...
17:34, 07/25/2019

PETA urges Monmouth Park to cancel races amid heat wave Animal rights group PETA on Friday called on race officials in New Jersey to cancel its Monmouth Park’s card on Saturday, amid an anticipated heat index of 110 degrees. “Heat kills, so it’...
23:00, 07/19/2019

Nitish Kumar Meets Officials As Heat Wave Claims Over 100 Lives In Bihar Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday issued elaborate instructions to deal with the intense heat wave conditions in the state which has left more than 100 dead so far....
07:51, 06/21/2019

Cool clothes: Bras, boxers and bracelets to chill from the inside out during a heat wave The worst thing about summer? Sweat. The 58Cool bra cooler, Snowballs Underwear and Embr Wave bracelet help you beat the heat in unusual fashion.       ...
01:17, 07/30/2019

Yankees have plan for players, fans to stay cool amid heat wave With the temperature expected to approach triple digits in The Bronx this weekend, the Yankees said Friday they would take added precautions at the Stadium, including having hydration stations on all ...
12:34, 07/20/2019

Major power outages pop up from Michigan to New York amid dangerous heat wave As the heat wave gripped much of the country on Sunday, power outages reported in multiple states left hundreds of thousands of customers in the dark....
08:17, 07/22/2019

Images show staggering extent of melting on Greenland ice sheet because of heat wave Pools of sapphire melt water have popped up like pimples, while the usual pristine blanket of fresh snow atop the ice sheet has vanished over large areas....
01:51, 08/03/2019

Intense European heat wave roasts millions as all-time records tumble A blistering heat wave is expanding its scope across parts of Europe, with records falling in France and more likely to come, from the United Kingdom to Scandinavia....
03:00, 07/24/2019

Deadly storms bring explosive end to heat wave that roasted Northeast and mid-Atlantic Following days of brutal heat in the Northeast and mid-Atlantic, severe thunderstorms trekked over the region on Monday night, causing dangerous flash flooding and knocking out power to hundreds of th...
03:34, 07/24/2019

Italy, France on highest-level ‘red’ weather alert amid heat wave PRAGUE — France’s national weather service issued its highest-level danger alert Thursday as it warned that parts of the country could expect temperatures to reach an “exceptional peak” Friday amid a ...
02:34, 06/29/2019

Germany imposes speed limits on autobahn in midst of European heat wave The transport ministry in Germany’s eastern Saxony-Anhalt state said it has imposed speed limits of 100 kph or 120 kph on several short stretches of highway until further notice....
17:51, 06/26/2019

Massive heat wave bakes central, eastern U.S., with sweaty night ahead A gargantuan heat wave hunkered down over the central and eastern United States on Saturday, sending residents to cooling centers and inflicting on Washington a heat index of 106 degrees F (41 C) with...
00:17, 07/21/2019

Heat warnings across US as climate experts warn of spike in very hot days Alerts in place for states as far apart as New Mexico and MaineClimate crisis expected to make heatwaves the ‘new normal’More than half the US was under excessive heat warnings on Friday amid a brutal...
01:17, 07/20/2019

Searing heat across nation, reaching 100 degrees in some spots, takes its toll on events and roads A relentless heat wave gripped the country from the central states to the East Coast Saturday, prompting cancellation of the New York City Triathlon        ...
17:34, 07/20/2019

Heat wave relief in sight after scorching temps blamed for several deaths, buckled roads A dangerous heat wave that has seared more than 200 million Americans from the Central U.S. to the East Coast over the weekend is about to come to an end, after being linked to several deaths, canceli...
21:34, 07/21/2019

A Deadly Heat Wave After the Hottest June on Record: How the Climate Crisis Is Creating ‘a New Normal’ As millions of people prepare for sweltering heatwaves in the U.S. Midwest and East Coast, scientists say July will likely be the hottest July on record, following the hottest June on record. These ty...
21:17, 07/19/2019

Europe heat wave sparks massive wildfire in Spain, record temperatures in France As a heat wave continues to scorch parts of Western Europe, a wildfire has broken out in northeastern Spain and France measured its highest-ever June temperature. The heat is expected to continue into...
00:34, 06/28/2019

West Coast braces for heat wave, raising fears of wildfires in Northern California Near-record high temperatures are expected to roast the West Coast next week, with gusty winds raising the danger of fire in a region still coping with last year's deadly wildfires.   ...
15:51, 06/08/2019

Heat wave smashes records in Europe, creates transportation chaos as dozens sickened Temperature records across Europe tumbled on Thursday as a suffocating heat wave sent the thermometer soaring into the triple-digits as hot air from the Sahara baked the continent. ...
20:00, 07/25/2019

Texas power demand sets record high as heat wave bakes U.S. Southeast Demand for electricity in Texas hit a record on Monday as consumers cranked up their air conditioners to escape a heat wave that is currently baking much of the Southeastern United States, according t...
07:00, 08/13/2019

Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello's Latest Makeout Session Is Hotter Than This Heat Wave Every swim in Miami is ooh la la la. In the middle of Shawn Mendes' summer tour, the "Stitches" singer found himself in the ocean blue water with rumored girlfriend Camila......
10:17, 07/30/2019

A heat wave killed 15,000 in France in 2003. As temperatures soar again, officials are taking no chances. With a massive heat wave headed toward Europe in the coming days, major cities like Paris are herding their citizens towards pools and air conditioning to prevent heat-related deaths....
20:51, 06/25/2019

France records all-time hottest temperature amid scorching heat wave in Europe The mercury rose to over 45 degrees Celsius (113 degrees Fahrenheit) in France, making it the hottest temperature logged since records began. Meanwhile, a wildfire in Spain has destroyed thousands of ...
20:34, 06/28/2019

Heat wave shatters records in Europe, with Paris hitting all-time mark of 108.7 degrees An epic heat wave in Europe has toppled national temperature records in multiple countries, as well as some of the biggest cities in Europe. Its next target? The Arctic....
23:34, 07/25/2019

Ocean Heat Wave Off U.S. West Coast Could Badly Disrupt Marine Life, Scientists Say (SEATTLE) — Federal scientists said Thursday they are monitoring a new ocean heat wave off the U.S. West Coast, a development that could badly disrupt marine life including salmon, whales and se...
23:17, 09/05/2019

A heat wave will scorch the central and eastern US this week. Here's how you can stay cool and survive The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory for large swathes of the country where temperatures will reach triple digits this week.        ...
04:00, 07/18/2019

Holiday heat headlines not focusing enough on climate crisis reality – experts Jaunty coverage of sweltering bank holiday weather not linking to global heating trendIn what is fast becoming a British summer ritual, the record holiday heat this week has prompted reams of cheerful...
22:51, 08/27/2019

France to stay ice cool as heat rises ahead of U.S. clash France coach Corinne Diacre said her side would stay cool and not buckle under pressure when they face the United States in a blockbuster women's World Cup quarter-final that is likely to be played in...
16:51, 06/27/2019

Heat rises as New York tempers flare over subway suspension Severe heat expected across much of eastern USMTA spokesman says temperatures not to blameTempers rose with the heat in New York on Friday as a Central Park festival and a Times Square moon landing co...
18:17, 07/20/2019

As the heat wave continues, one police department has asked people to 'hold off' on committing crimes until Monday Shoshy Ciment/Business Insider As extreme temperatures persist throughout most of the country this weekend, a Massachusetts police department took to Facebook to ask citizens to "hold off" on committ...
09:00, 07/22/2019

Heat wave threatens Notre Dame repair efforts as temperature records tumble across Europe A searing heat wave spreading across Europe that is already breaking all-time records is threatening to hamper repair efforts at the fire-ravaged Notre Dame Cathedral, where the chief architect warned...
23:51, 07/24/2019

Texas power prices dive from record high as consumers conserve energy during heat wave Spot power prices in Texas for Friday crashed from a record high as consumers responded to requests from the state's grid operator to turn down their air conditioners and take other steps to save ener...
16:34, 09/06/2019

Notre Dame: European heat wave caused stones to dislodge from cathedral's ceiling Stones fell from Notre Dame's ceiling after Europe's heat wave caused the mortar holding them in place to dry out, France's Culture Ministry said.       ...
16:34, 08/16/2019

Climate change made Europe's July heat wave up to 3 degrees Celsius hotter, scientists say The scorching heat wave that broke records across Europe last month was made more likely, more intense and up to three degrees Celsius hotter by climate change, a study has found....
18:51, 08/02/2019

England make promising start to Women's World Cup but wilt after the break as heat takes toll The start of England Women's World Cup campaign and the final stages of the men's Nations League participation had similarities: a controversial decision by VAR, problems playing out from the back and...
15:17, 06/10/2019

Notre Dame: Paris heat wave presents new threat to fire-ravaged cathedral, architect warns Chief architect of France’s historic monuments fears cathedral's stone walls may dry too fast amid the record heat wave, causing its vault to collapse.        ...
15:51, 07/25/2019

Dangerous heat wave on east coast puts big-money Haskell Invitational horse race in doubt The heat index is expected to be over 100 degrees on Saturday at Monmouth Park, but track officials are still planning to race.       ...
17:00, 07/19/2019

U.S. recession risk rises as U.S.-China trade tensions heat up: Reuters poll Over the last month the U.S.-China trade war has boosted the risk of a U.S. recession, say a strong majority of economists polled by Reuters, who now put the chances of that happening in the next two ...
04:51, 05/17/2019

Reports: Climate change worsened Europe's heat wave as globe sizzled to hottest June on record Global warming exacerbated the heat wave that baked Europe late last week, a new report released Tuesday said.        ...
22:34, 07/02/2019

| Ebola death toll to pass 1 000 - UN The current Ebola epidemic in the Democratic Republic of Congo has killed nearly 1 000 people, the UN said, warning the "intense" spread of the virus was set to persist....
09:34, 05/04/2019

Sri Lanka revises death toll from attacks down by 100 Sri Lankan officials revised the death toll from Easter Sunday bombings down by about 100 on Thursday, blaming the difficulty in identifying body parts at bomb scenes for the earlier inaccurate number...
08:51, 04/29/2019

Hurricane Dorian death toll 'could be staggering' About 70,000 people need immediate humanitarian assistance in the Bahamas after Hurricane Dorian hit the island nation, as authorities said the final death toll could be "staggering"....
11:18, 09/06/2019

'Dangerous' heat wave to scorch central, eastern US this week The hottest weather of the summer is poised to spread across much of the central and then eastern US over the next several days.        ...
19:51, 07/16/2019

Evian in a heat wave starts back-to-back women's golf majors The Evian Championship begins back-to-back major championships in women's golf for the first time in six decades       ...
19:00, 07/24/2019

Heat wave ends in the East with a bang. Now it's the West's turn to bake. The sweltering misery is coming to an end for the East, but it will come with a noisy bang of thunderstorms later Monday.        ...
17:00, 07/22/2019

A Massachusetts police department asked would-be criminals to 'hold off' during heat wave. They listened The Braintree Police Department in Massachusetts asked criminals to "hold off" for the weekend and, on Monday, the department reported zero arrests.        ...
04:00, 07/23/2019

120 degrees in the shade?! Record-breaking, 'dangerous' heat wave bakes western U.S. Folks in the western U.S. are sweltering under an unusually intense June heat wave, with temperatures soaring to record highs all the way from Oregon to Arizona.        ...
23:00, 06/11/2019

Lawmakers urge Trump to stop deportations to Iraq after Michigan man's death Dozens of House Democrats are urging President Donald Trump to stop detaining and deporting Iraqi nationals after the death of a Michigan man sent to the Middle Eastern country.In a letter dated Tuesd...
12:02, 08/14/2019

US health officials urge people to stop vaping as third death reported Officials are investigating more than 450 possible cases of a severe breathing illness among otherwise ‘healthy young people’US health officials warned people not to vape until they determine the caus...
23:00, 09/06/2019

Death toll from clashes at Sudan rallies climbs to 10 KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — A leading Sudanese activist says at least 10 people were killed in clashes with security forces during mass demonstrations demanding a transition to civilian rule. Nazim Sirraj ...
11:17, 07/01/2019

Death toll of gun violence in Agua Prieta increases to six DOUGLAS, Ariz. – The unofficial death toll from the gun violence in the town of Agua Prieta, Sonora has grown to six, Cochise County Sheriff’s Office announced Friday afternoon. According ...
04:34, 06/15/2019

| DR Congo Ebola death toll passes 2 000 - official The Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo has claimed more than 2 000 lives, out of a total of 3 000 recorded cases since August last year, health officials say....
10:17, 08/31/2019

| UN calls for Libya ceasefire as death toll climbs to 1 000 The UN Security Council has called for a ceasefire in Libya as the death toll from a three-month offensive on Tripoli reached 1 000, including scores killed in an air strike that hit a detention centr...
13:00, 07/06/2019

The Latest: Mozambique death toll jumps to 38 after cyclone The Latest on Cyclone Kenneth in Mozambique (all times local): 2 p.m. Mozambique's government says the death toll from last week's Cyclone Kenneth has jumped to 38 as flooding continues....
19:51, 04/29/2019

Death toll now 6 in torrential rains in southeastern Spain Authorities say that record rainfall in southeastern Spain have claimed the lives of two more victims, taking the death toll to six from the storms that have flooded roads and towns...
16:00, 09/14/2019

Death toll in Mozambique after Cyclone Kenneth jumps to 38 The number of people killed after Cyclone Kenneth slammed into Mozambique has jumped from five to 38, the country's disaster management institute said on Monday....
14:17, 04/29/2019

Sudanese protesters: Death toll in military crackdown at 60 KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Organizers of the pro-democracy protests in Sudan say the death toll across the country since the violent dispersal of their sit-in in Khartoum earlier this week has increased t...
09:00, 06/05/2019

Death toll in Sri Lanka Easter attacks lowered by more than 100 The Sri Lankan Health Ministry on Thursday revised the death toll of Easter Sunday's deadly terror attacks, lowering the number of those killed to 253....
18:17, 04/28/2019

European heatwave eases up as death toll hits 7 Most of the fires that had broken out Spain in recent days were stabilized, but firefighters were struggling to control a blaze in the central provinces of Toledo and Madrid that had burned more than ...
06:00, 07/01/2019

| Death toll jumps to 38 after Mozambique's latest cyclone The death toll from Cyclone Kenneth in northern Mozambique jumped to 38, the government announced, as flooding and pounding rains hampered efforts to deliver aid to badly hit communities several days ...
23:17, 04/29/2019

Death toll from clashes at Sudan rallies climbs to 11 Sudanese activists say at least 11 people were killed in clashes with security forces during mass demonstrations demanding a transition to civilian rule...
22:51, 07/01/2019

US Lawmakers Urge Trump Government Not To End India's Trade Privileges Twenty-four US members of Congress sent a letter on Friday to US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, urging him not to end a vital trade concession for India, a day before the Trump administration...
04:00, 05/04/2019

25 US Lawmakers Urge Against Ending Preferential Trade Treatment To India A group of 25 influential American lawmakers has urged the US Trade Representative not to terminate the GSP programme with India after the expiry of the 60-day notice on Friday, saying the country's.....
08:34, 05/03/2019

India’s ‘patriotism pop’ songs urge Hindus to claim Kashmir India’s ‘patriotism pop’ genre, known for celebrating Hinduism and opposing Pakistan, now promotes settling in disputed Kashmir region after government revoked its statehood...
07:51, 08/22/2019

Family of man crushed to death by wave will donate his organs The family of North Carolina man who died in a freak accident while playing his children at the beach will donate all of his organs to patients in need, a report said Monday. Lee Dingle’s parent...
10:00, 07/23/2019

The Latest: Sudan official disputes protesters’ death toll KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — The Latest on developments in Sudan (all times local): 4:45 p.m. A Sudan Health Ministry official says 61 people have been killed across the country since the military launched ...
18:34, 06/06/2019

The Latest: El Paso victim dies, raising death toll to 22 A man leaves flowers near the scene of a mass shooting at a shopping complex Sunday, Aug. 4, 2019, in El Paso, Texas. (AP Photo/John Locher) EL PASO, Texas (AP) — The Latest on a mass shooting in El P...
20:17, 08/05/2019

China flood death toll hits 61, 350,000 evacuated: ministry As many as 61 people have been killed and 356,000 evacuated from their homes as heavy rain and floods swept through large parts of southern and central China this week, Chinese rescue authorities said...
03:51, 06/14/2019

| Sudan protest death toll hits 90: doctors committee Ninety protesters have been killed in protest-related violence across Sudan since demonstrations against ousted president Omar al-Bashir erupted in December, a doctors' committee says....
07:34, 05/07/2019

Congo Ebola death toll nears 1,000, expected to spread: WHO The World Health Organization said on Friday it feared continued "intense transmission" of Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo, where deaths from a nine-month-old epidemic is 994 and expec...
16:00, 05/03/2019

'Incompetent climbers' drive Everest death toll, top mountaineer says Stepping over long-dead bodies of frozen climbers as he sought to reach the summit of Everest was something for which Nick Hollis was mentally prepared. But even this seasoned mountaineer could not ha...
23:34, 06/06/2019

Dorian's death toll expected to soar in Bahamas: 'There must be hundreds' The smell of death hung over parts of Great Abaco Island in the northern Bahamas, where relief workers on Friday sifted through the debris of shattered homes and buildings in a search expected to dram...
21:00, 09/06/2019

| Second patient dies of Ebola in Uganda, as death toll climbs in DRC Uganda has recorded its second Ebola fatality since the virus spread from neighbouring DRC, where officials said a 10-month-old epidemic has now killed more than 1 400 people....
22:00, 06/13/2019

| Hungary tourist boat disaster death toll reaches 11 Hungarian police have confirmed the discovery of two more South Korean victims of a sightseeing vessel which sank in Budapest last week, raising the toll to eleven tourists killed with 17 still missin...
22:00, 06/04/2019

Bahamas death toll 'staggering' as Hurricane Dorian hits US Hurricane Dorian, which has already devastated large parts of the Bahamas this week, has made landfall in the United States for the first time with winds of up to 90mph....
21:00, 09/06/2019

'Staggering' death toll feared in Bahamas after Dorian's destruction Charities, government agencies and even cruise ships loaded with supplies and volunteers rushed emergency aid to the storm-ravaged Bahamas on Saturday amid fears of a "staggering" death toll left in t...
19:01, 09/07/2019

Ebola death toll in east Congo outbreak climbs above 2,000 The death toll from Democratic Republic of Congo's year-long Ebola outbreak has climbed above 2,000, government data showed on Friday, as responders battle to overcome community mistrust and widesprea...
10:51, 08/30/2019

The Latest: Tenn. police increase death toll at 2 homes to 7 The Latest on the deaths of multiple victims at two homes in rural Tennessee (all times local): 1:30 p.m. Authorities say the death toll at two homes in rural Tennessee has now reached six....
02:00, 04/29/2019

Georgia man dies in Dominican Republic, bringing US death toll to at least 10 A Georgia man died in the Dominican Republic in March, adding to the list of U.S. tourists who have died in the Caribbean destination this year.       ...
09:00, 07/17/2019

Sudan's government is minimizing the death toll in the Khartoum attack Two state agencies have a different, smaller, number of protesters killed than an independent panel’s countDeath tolls can be hard to calculate. Violence, whether it’s natural or manmade, can create c...
08:00, 06/16/2019

Sudanese opposition medics say death toll from violence exceeds 100 Sudanese opposition medics said on Wednesday that the death toll from the country's recent violence has risen to more than 100, after 40 bodies were recovered from the Nile river in Khartoum....
20:00, 06/05/2019

Civilian death toll mounts as Syrian offensive widens Air strikes have killed more than two dozen civilians including 11 children in rebel-held northwestern Syria in the last two days in an escalation of a Russian-backed offensive, a war monitor and loca...
17:34, 08/17/2019

| Tanzania fuel tanker blast: Death toll stands at 60 At least 62 people died and about 70 others injured in Tanzania on Saturday when a crashed tanker exploded while a crowd was trying to siphon off fuel, the police said....
02:34, 08/11/2019

Monsoon flooding death toll climbs to 164 in South Asia The death toll in monsoon flooding in South Asia has climbed past 160 as millions of people and animals continue to face the brunt in three countries...
18:00, 07/20/2019

The Death Toll from Hurricane Dorian in the Devastated Bahamas Climbs to 20 (FREEPORT, Bahamas) — The ground crunched under Greg Alem’s feet on Wednesday as he walked over the ruins of his home, laid waste by Hurricane Dorian. He touched a splintered beam of wood ...
19:51, 09/05/2019

Typhoon Lekima Death Toll Rose To 49 In China, 21 Still Missing The death toll from Typhoon Lekima rose to 49 on Tuesday and 21 were still missing after the monster storm wreaked havoc on China's eastern coast, causing huge damage with strong gales and torrential....
07:00, 08/13/2019

'What death smells like': Dorian's toll expected to soar in Bahamas The smell of death hangs over parts of Great Abaco Island in the northern Bahamas, where relief workers on Friday sifted through the debris of shattered homes and buildings in a search expected to dra...
18:00, 09/06/2019

Dorian Death Toll in the Bahamas Is Expected to Drastically Rise Reports from the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian are dire in the Bahamas, with a death toll now at 43 and expected to increase in coming hours and days. According to CNN, hundreds of Bahamians are still...
22:34, 09/07/2019

Death toll in fiery Russian plane crash climbs to 41 The death toll in the fiery crash-landing of a Russian plane climbed to 41 on Sunday evening, with some passengers still unaccounted for, authorities and local reports said. Video footage showed the A...
00:00, 05/06/2019

4 Amarnath Pilgrims Die, Death Toll In This Year's Yatra Reaches 30 Four Amarnath pilgrims have died over the past 24 hours en route the holy cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas, taking the death toll in this year's pilgrimage to 30, officials said on Wednesday....
14:17, 07/24/2019

US Lawmakers Urge Trump To Press India To Lift J&K Communication Blackout A bipartisan group of four influential US lawmakers on Thursday expressed concern over the situation in Jammu and Kashmir and urged President Donald Trump to press India to lift the communication......
05:01, 09/13/2019

Bahamas hurricane survivors tell of children swept away; death toll reaches 30 Richard Johnson said his six-year-old brother Adrian was just too small to withstand Hurricane Dorian. The boy was blown into churning storm surge and is among thousands of people missing, many of the...
06:17, 09/06/2019

Nepal Floods Death Toll Reaches 67, Rainfall To Continue: Officials The death toll from the monsoon floods and landslides in Nepal has increased to 67, while 32 people were reported missing and over 40 others injured, officials said on Monday....
09:51, 07/16/2019

Sudan crisis: U.S. appoints envoy head as death toll climbs to 129 The United States appointed the head of a special envoy to Sudan Wednesday as opposition forces report dozens of people have been raped and over 120 people have been killed following last week's milit...
06:34, 06/13/2019

Turkish Man Injured In Christchurch Attacks Dies; Death Toll 51: Minister A Turkish citizen who was wounded during the attacks at two mosques in New Zealand's Christchurch on March 15 has died, Turkey's foreign minister said on Thursday, raising the death toll from the......
19:00, 05/02/2019

Hurricane Dorian death toll at 44, but officials, residents know it will rise dramatically The grim toll of Hurricane Dorian on the Bahamas reached 44 on Sunday, according to the Caribbean nation's government, which expects the number of dead to rise....
17:01, 09/09/2019

Russian nuclear agency ups death toll in missile test explosion The Defense Ministry initially released a lower death toll for the accident on Thursday. Details remain sparse, and it is unclear whether or not radiation was released as a result of the explosion....
12:34, 08/10/2019

Mount Everest death toll increases to 11 after Chris Kulish dies The death toll for this year's climbing season on Mount Everest rose to 11 on Monday after a Colorado attorney died while descending from the tallest peak in the world, Nepalese tourism officials said...
04:00, 05/28/2019

Rain grounds Mozambique aid flights as cyclone death toll hits 38 Rains grounded aid flights in northern Mozambique for a second day on Monday, hampering efforts to reach survivors of Cyclone Kenneth as the death toll there jumped to 38....
22:17, 04/29/2019

Big Death Toll Feared in Kabul Bombing as Taliban Continue Talks With U.S. Insurgents said they were responsible for a large blast outside a security facility in the Afghan capital as they negotiated in Qatar with American diplomats....
12:17, 08/07/2019

UK's pollution death toll higher than Ireland, France and Spain The UK has a higher death rate from toxic air than many European neighbours including Ireland, France and Spain, the World Health Organisation revealed today....
15:00, 06/27/2019

Death toll from tainted liquor in Costa Rica reaches 25, officials say The death toll from tainted liquor in Costa Rica has reached 25, with nearly 60 people hospitalized, officials in the Central American country said. Costa Rica’s Ministry of Health confirmed the...
18:00, 08/19/2019

Indian floods see death toll reach 147, hundreds of thousands evacuated Heavy rain and landslides forced hundreds of thousands of people to take shelter in relief camps, while train services were cancelled in several flood-hit areas....
20:19, 08/12/2019

International shipping industry under the microscope as whale death toll grows There have been eight deaths reported since early June, and examinations of five of the carcasses showed three of them had injuries consistent with ship strikes - a leading cause of death for these ra...
18:51, 07/29/2019

Death toll from Indian floods reaches 147, hundreds of thousands evacuated The death toll from floods in the Indian states of Karnataka, Kerala and Maharashtra rose to 147, state authorities said on Sunday, as rescue teams raced to evacuate people and waters submerged parts ...
17:35, 08/11/2019

Oklahoma: two killed and 29 hurt in tornado as storms death toll climbs Week of storms and flooding across southern plains statesMotel near Oklahoma City destroyed in ‘traumatic event’A tornado leveled a motel and tore through a mobile home park near Oklahoma City, killin...
02:34, 05/27/2019

Death toll in Illinois plant explosion raised to 3 as another body found Search and recovery personnel found the body of another worker Sunday in the rubble of a northern Illinois silicone factory that exploded and burst into flames two days earlier, bringing the death tol...
04:00, 05/06/2019

Three more humanitarian workers killed in Syria, with civilian death toll ‘rising every day’ An attack in the south of Syria’s restive Idlib province that led to the deaths of a paramedic, an ambulance driver and a rescue worker, were added to the grim total on Thursday of more than 500 civil...
21:00, 08/15/2019

Child dies after being left in a hot car, pushing national death toll to 19 this year The young toddler who died today in Indiana is the 19th child to die in a hot car in the United States this year, according to NoHeatStroke.Org.        ...
02:51, 07/10/2019

Death toll climbs to 8, hundreds injured in Indonesian post-election riots The death toll rose to eight following days of rioting in the Indonesian capital as police and supporters of a failed presidential candidate clashed, authorities said....
11:34, 05/24/2019

Budapest tour-boat crash: Death toll in Danube tragedy climbs to 27 Hungarian police say a South Korean woman recovered from the Danube River has been identified as the 27th fatality of the May 29 boat and cruise crash.       ...
22:51, 07/06/2019

Ebola death toll in Congo to pass 1,000, World Health Organization warns Women and children fare worst as efforts to contain outbreak are undermined by health centre attacks and local mistrustThe number of people killed by the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of t...
11:00, 05/04/2019

British climber dies on Everest as death toll of climbers in Nepal reaches 18 A British climber too weak to descend from Mount Everest died on Saturday, officials said, the eighth climber to die on the world’s tallest mountain and the 18th in Nepal's Himalayas during the curren...
14:51, 05/25/2019

Death toll in hotel attack in Somalia's Kismayo jumps to 26: regional president Islamist gunmen killed 26 people, including Kenyans, Americans, a Briton and Tanzanians, when they stormed a hotel in Somalia's southern port city of Kismayo, a regional state president said on Saturd...
13:34, 07/13/2019

Sudan: Death toll climbs to 100 as bodies pulled from Nile after military crackdown Two days after the Sudanese military led a violent crackdown on protesters in the country's capital, over 100 people have been reported dead and 500 injured, the opposition said Wednesday....
07:17, 06/06/2019

Budapest tour-boat crash: Death toll in Danube tragedy climbs to 19 The bodies of a South Korean tourist and a Hungarian crew member were found Thursday, bringing the death toll of the fatal May 29 Danube crash to 19.        ...
18:34, 06/07/2019

Sudan military chief offers talks as violence death toll hits 60 Sudan's military ruler offered to resume talks with opposition groups without conditions on Wednesday, in an apparent olive branch two days after security forces mounted a deadly raid on a protest cam...
13:34, 06/05/2019

Sudan opposition rejects army's offer of talks, death toll hits 108 Sudan's military rulers offered to resume talks with opposition groups on Wednesday, two days after security forces mounted a deadly raid on a protest camp, but the opposition rejected the invitation....
00:00, 06/06/2019

Turk hurt in Christchurch attacks dies, New Zealand death toll at 51: minister A Turkish citizen who was wounded during deadly attacks at two mosques in the New Zealand city of Christchurch on March 15 has died, Turkey's foreign minister said on Thursday, raising the death toll ...
16:17, 05/02/2019

Mali revises down death toll from village raid, local official disagrees Mali's government has more than halved its estimate of the death toll from an attack this week on a Dogon village, even as local leaders insisted that close to 100 were killed in the latest wave of et...
21:00, 06/12/2019

Sudan opposition rejects army's offer of talks, death toll hits 101 Sudan's military rulers offered to resume talks with opposition groups on Wednesday, two days after security forces mounted a deadly raid on a protest camp, but the opposition rejected the invitation....
20:00, 06/05/2019

India addresses cryptocurrency scam wave with new police training course High-ranking police officers in India will receive cryptocurrency training to help with investigations involving digital currency. The country’s national police academy – the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel ...
13:34, 07/08/2019

'Third vaping-related death' as experts warn against e-cigarettes Three people in the US have now died from severe lung disease that could be connected to vaping - as health officials urged people to stop using electronic cigarettes....
00:00, 09/07/2019

India’s tiger population rises to nearly 3,000 NEW DELHI — India’s tiger population has grown to nearly 3,000, making the country one of the safest habitats for the endangered animals. Prime Minister Narendra Modi released the tiger count for 2018...
20:17, 07/29/2019

Bahamas say 2,500 people missing after Hurricane Dorian, death toll 'expected to significantly increase' More than a week after Hurricane Dorian ripped through the Bahamas, claiming 50 lives, officials said Wednesday that an estimated 2,500 people are still missing. ...
19:17, 09/12/2019

Sudan opposition rejects military chief's offer of talks as death toll hits 60 Sudan's military rulers offered an unconditional resumption of talks with opposition groups on Wednesday, two days after security forces mounted a deadly raid on a protest camp, but the opposition rej...
17:17, 06/05/2019

Bahamas says 2,500 missing after Dorian; prime minister warns death toll to rise 'significantly' Some 2,500 people are still listed as missing in the Bahamas more than a week after Hurricane Dorian pummeled the Caribbean island chain, although that number may include evacuees who fled to shelters...
04:51, 09/12/2019

Costa Rica Confirms 2 More Suspected Alcohol Poisoning Deaths, Raising Death Toll to 25 Costa Rica’s Ministry of Health has confirmed two new deaths due to suspected methanol poisoning, raising the number of people believed to have recently died consuming tainted alcohol in the Cen...
21:00, 08/19/2019

Colombian army denies pushing officers to hike rebel, criminal death toll Colombia's army on Monday denied putting pressure on high-ranking officers to sharply increase the number of rebels and gang members killed or captured in military operations across the Andean nation....
23:34, 05/20/2019

Hurricane Dorian: Bahamas death toll expected to rise as thousands remain missing As the UN and other aid partners respond to huge humanitarian needs in the hurricane-struck northern Bahamas, latest reports indicate that the death toll is likely to increase substantially, the head ...
17:00, 09/06/2019

Experts From India, Pakistan To Meet On July 14: Pak Official Experts from India and Pakistan will meet on Sunday at the Wagah border to discuss the draft agreement for finalising the modalities of the Kartarpur corridor and related technical issues, Pakistan......
20:00, 07/11/2019

Christchurch Mosque Death Count Rises To 51 After Man Dies The death toll from the Christchurch mosque attacks has risen to 51 after a 46-year-old Turkish man succumbed to injuries sustained in the March 15 shootings, New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern...
05:34, 05/03/2019

Cyclist death count rises as another killed on NYC streets Another bicyclist was killed in the Big Apple on Monday morning — bringing the death count to 18 this year. The cyclist was hit by a commercial truck while riding north on 3rd Avenue, near 35th Street...
21:51, 07/29/2019

Death roll rises to 100 as bodies found in Nile The death toll from Monday's attack on the sit-in of Sudan's pro-democracy protesters has risen to 100, after 40 bodies were recovered from the River Nile, according to the Central Committee of Sudan ...
11:00, 06/10/2019

As death count rises in 2 US shootings, a familiar aftermath People attend a vigil for victims of Saturday’s mass shooting at a shopping complex Sunday, Aug. 4, 2019, in El Paso, Texas. (AP Photo/John Locher) Families are planning funerals, politicians ar...
22:17, 08/05/2019

India’s wild tiger population rises to almost 3,000 Prime minister describes 30% surge after conservation efforts as ‘historic achievement’India’s wild tiger population has increased by more than 30% in four years, raising hopes for the survival of the...
12:51, 07/29/2019

UN standing with Zimbabwe, Malawi, Mozambique as Southern Africa death toll from deadly cyclone mounts The UN chief has expressed his sadness at the loss of life and displacement across Zimbabwe, as a result of the deadly Tropical Cyclone Idai, which has pounded Southern Africa in recent days, leaving ...
22:00, 04/28/2019

Relief efforts ramp up amid fear of 'staggering' death toll in storm ravaged Bahamas Charities, government agencies and even cruise ships loaded with supplies and volunteers rushed emergency aid to the storm-ravaged Bahamas on Saturday amid fears of a "staggering" death toll left in t...
12:00, 09/07/2019

Budapest tour-boat crash: Cruise-ship captain released on bail; death toll up to 25 Meanwhile, the body of another South Korean tourist was recovered from the Danube, raising the death toll in the May 29 boat collision crash up to 25.       ...
15:51, 06/13/2019

Search continues for 4-year-old swept away in flooded creek; death toll from severe weather climbs to 9 _____ A search is underway for a 4-year-old boy in Indiana who was swept away by strong currents in a flooded creek. Meanwhile, in Missouri, the bodies of a man and a woman were discovered Friday in a...
01:34, 05/26/2019

Danube River crash was cruise-ship captain's second accident of 2019; death toll up to 17 Only seven people, all from the 33-member tourist group, are known to have survived the May 29 catastrophe in Budapest.        ...
01:17, 06/07/2019

200 Reindeer Starved to Death. Experts Call It a Sign of Climate Change. Scientists surveying reindeer populations in Norway said the deaths occurred on iced pastures in the Arctic, a result of global warming’s effect on a vulnerable ecosystem....
21:17, 07/31/2019

Tourist death count at Dominican Republic resorts rises Another American tourist died while vacationing in the Dominican Republic — bring the recent spate of mysterious deaths to six and prompting an investigation by the FBI, according to a new repor...
15:17, 06/10/2019

Sudanese medical group says 40 bodies pulled from the Nile River, raising death toll in military’s crackdown to 100 KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Sudanese medical group says 40 bodies pulled from the Nile River, raising death toll in military’s crackdown to 100....
15:34, 06/05/2019

Neil deGrasse Tyson criticised for response to mass shootings comparing gun massacre deaths to death toll from flu US celebrity astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson has apologised for a tweet in which he compared the number of people killed in gun massacres with that of people killed by flu....
06:51, 08/06/2019

‘Break the cycle’ of disaster-response-recovery, urges top UN official, as death toll mounts from Cyclone Idai The destruction unleashed by Cyclone Idai on Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe, continues to claim lives and displace thousands, in what the UN’s top disaster risk reduction official called on Monday “t...
21:00, 04/28/2019

Maricopa County: Metro Phoenix has 1st heat death this year PHOENIX (AP) – Maricopa County health officials say metro Phoenix has had its first death related to heat-related illness this year. The county health department announced the death Wednesday, s...
22:00, 06/05/2019

After heat-related death, summer utility policy to be reviewed PHOENIX — The Arizona Corporation Commission will hold an emergency rule-making session Thursday at 10 a.m. in Phoenix. The commissioners plan to talk about preventing electric companies from sh...
15:51, 06/20/2019

India's Infosys June-qtr profit rises 5%, beats estimates Infosys Ltd, India's No. 2 IT services firm, posted a 5.3% rise in June-quarter profit and raised its revenue forecast for the fiscal year as it bagged more business from its dominant North American ...
13:51, 07/12/2019

Hotter than Death Valley: Europe burns, sweats in record heat Wildfires burned tracts of land in France and Spain at the weekend as Europe sweltered in record-breaking temperatures that pushed the mercury toward all-time highs on Sunday in Germany, killing at le...
16:51, 06/30/2019

Tourist dies in scorching Death Valley as heat hovers around 120 degrees DEATH VALLEY NATIONAL PARK, Calif. — A tourist has died while visiting Death Valley National Park amid blazing summer heat. The National Park Service says the visitor was reported to be non-responsive...
06:51, 08/31/2019

Savage tick-clone armies are sucking cows to death; experts fear for humans Enlarge / Engorged Haemaphysalis longicornis female tick. (credit: Commonsource) Ravenous swarms of cloned ticks have killed a fifth cow in North Carolina by exsanguination—that is, by draining it o...
05:34, 07/12/2019

Dead North Atlantic right whale on Cape Breton beach as experts seek cause of death The whale - a 40-year-old female named Punctuation - was towed late Monday to Petit Etang, N.S., where pathologists from P.E.I.'s Atlantic Veterinary College were expected to examine the carcass....
18:17, 06/25/2019

Record-shattering heat wave scorches Europe: 'It's scary. This isn't the way it's supposed to be.' Record-shattering temperatures are scorching much of Europe this week as searing heat from northern Africa overspreads the normally mild continent.        ...
00:00, 06/27/2019

North India Reels Under Intense Heat; Jammu Hottest At 40 Degrees Several parts of north India continued to reel under scorching heat Wednesday with Jammu recording its season's hottest day at over 40 degrees Celsius, according to the Meteorological Department....
01:51, 05/09/2019

Team India Administrative Manager Sunil Subramanium Faces Heat Even during the recently concluded World Cup, board personnel were not too happy with Team India administrative manager Sunil Subramanium's behaviour....
06:00, 08/14/2019

Kashmir turmoil rises as India restricts movement and regional leaders fear arrest "As per the order there shall be no movement of public and all educational institutions shall also remain closed (in the district of Srinagar)," Indian authorities said on Kashmir....
14:17, 08/05/2019

Kashmir turmoil rises as India restricts movement, regional leaders fear arrest The disputed region of Kashmir was thrown into further turmoil in the early hours of Monday as regional leaders said they feared being arrested and Indian officials imposed restrictions in the city of...
00:17, 08/05/2019

Mount Everest death spike: Inexperienced climbers, competitive tour groups, bad weather window to blame, experts believe An American climber became the latest to perish after reaching the world's tallest summit on Monday amid concerns that overcrowding on Mount Everest is leading the highest number of deaths on the moun...
23:00, 05/28/2019

Hurricane Dorian: Bahamas fears 'unimaginable death toll and suffering' from storm The Bahamas is facing a "staggering" death toll from Hurricane Dorian with "hundreds, up to thousands" of people still missing, the country's leaders revealed today....
10:17, 09/06/2019

Friday's Daily Brief: Desertification summit, Dorian death toll rising, UN project eases Mali tensions, Yemen funding crisis, hope for Cameroon A recap of Friday’s main stories: Desertification solutions can ease other world woes; Dorian death toll expected to rise; UN moves to ease communal tensions in Mali; Yemen funding crisis threatens re...
23:34, 09/06/2019

Hurricane Dorian: Bahamas fears 'staggering storm death toll with thousands missing' The Bahamas is facing a "staggering" death toll from Hurricane Dorian with "hundreds, up to thousands" of people still missing, the country's leaders revealed today....
18:01, 09/06/2019

Rising death toll, police video and 'hundreds' saved: The aftermath of the El Paso, Dayton shootings President Donald Trump's remarks, victim updates and more news Monday on the El Paso and Dayton shootings.        ...
22:17, 08/05/2019

Report: Coaches Wasted 25 Minutes Before Calling Paramedics In Heat Stroke Death Of Junior College Football Player Football coaches at Garden City Community College, a prominent junior college program in Kansas that has played in two of the last three NJCAA championship games, reportedly delayed for 25 minutes bef...
07:34, 06/07/2019

"Modi Wave" Coming From Every Home In India, Says PM Modi At Rally Crisscrossing three Hindi heartland states, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said a "Modi wave" is coming from every home in India and also escalated the attack on Congress president Rahul......
01:34, 05/14/2019

Why Wasabi Heat Feels Different From Chili Pepper Heat I love hot peppers, but I can’t stand wasabi. Both might be described as “hot” or “spicy,” but they create that feeling in different ways. Here’s how....
02:51, 09/12/2019

Top India security official: Despite death, Kashmir peaceful India’s top security official says the death of a 19-year-old man hit by pellets fired by security forces in Kashmir was unfortunate, but demonstrates that the crackdown in the restive Himayalan regio...
14:34, 09/07/2019

Forget the 'Polar Vortex.' Here comes the 'Death Ridge' and record heat for the Southeast A blistering, dangerous heat wave, which one expert calls a "death ridge," is poised to scorch the southeastern U.S. over the Memorial Day weekend.        ...
04:00, 05/24/2019