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Electrical Fire At Iraqi Hospital Kills Eleven Babies

Electrical Fire At Iraqi Hospital Kills Eleven Babies

A fire at a maternity ward killed 11 prematurely born babies when it ripped through a hospital in Baghdad overnight. At least seven other children – including three suffering from smoke inhalation – and 29 women were also rescued from the Yarmouk Hospital and transferred to another site. “I only found charred pieces of flesh,” father-of-two Hussein Omar cried after ... Read More »

Skydivers killed after parachute deploys after impact

Skydivers killed after parachute deploys after impact

Two skydivers were killed during a jump in Northern California Saturday morning, according to authorities. Their bodies were found in a Lodi-area vineyard after someone reported that the skydivers hit the ground without an open parachute, San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Deputy Les Garcia said. It appeared the parachute did not deploy until after impact, he said. Authorities were working to ... Read More »

Plane Crash Lands In Road Italy (Video)

Plane Crash Lands In Road Italy (Video)

A plane carrying cargo has overshot the runway at an international airport in Italy and crash-landed on a road. The plane, which was supposed to arrive at Orio al Serio international airport, ended up on a nearby ring road where it crashed through the barriers running alongside. Read More »

Japan Marks 71st Anniversary of U.S. Atomic Bombing of Hiroshima “Report”

Japan Marks 71st Anniversary of U.S. Atomic Bombing of Hiroshima, Report

The Hiroshima city government said Thursday representatives from 91 nations and the European Union are scheduled to attend its annual ceremony on Saturday to commemorate the U.S. atomic bombing in 1945, while peace activists held annual conferences. The annual ceremony took place in front of a monument at the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park, with some 300 participants attending, including atomic ... Read More »

Extremists attack on police center in Somalia kills six

Extremists attack on police center in Somalia kills six

At least six civilians were killed on Sunday in a double car bomb attack. The Islamist militant group al-Shabaab took responsibility for the double car suicide bombing, targeting police station in the Somali capital of Mogadishu, which killed six civilians and one police officer, Somali Minister of Internal Security Abdirizak Mohamed said Sunday. Read More »

China Bans Internet Media From Reporting Original News

China Bans Internet Media From Reporting Original News

China’s leading internet portals have been ordered to stop their original news reporting, as President Xi Jinping’s government further tightens its control over the country’s information industry. The Cyberspace Administration of China called for the ban on several news portals, including Sina Corp., Tencent Holdings, Sohu.com Inc. and NetEase Inc., from publishing original reports alleging that the companies had “seriously ... Read More »

US election: Donald Trump Accepts Republican Nomination

US election: Donald Trump Accepts Republican Nomination

Donald Trump has pledged to halt immigration from countries “compromised by terrorism” as he accepted the Republican presidential nomination. Mr Trump’s 75-minute speech was designed to set the tone for the general election campaign against Hillary Clinton, an answer to Republicans who say the best way he can unify the divided party is to detail why she should not be ... Read More »