Accidents and disasters

2 charred bodies found after CA desert house fire

Authorities say the charred bodies of a man and woman were found…

 

List of dead or missing from grounded cruise ship

A list of those confirmed dead or missing in the grounding of…

 

Sacramento SUV-light rail train leaves 3 dead

Two adults and an 18-month-old boy died when their SUV collided with…

 

Up to 10 months to remove capsized cruise ship

The cruise ship that capsized off Italy's coast will take up to…

Bahamas police investigate cruise ship death

Authorities in the Bahamas say a 26-year-old U.S. tourist has died aboard…

CPUC fines PG&E $16.8M for shoddy gas leak surveys

State regulators plan to fine Pacific Gas & Electric Co. $16.8 million…

Crews try to stabilize Ohio casino collapse site

A hospital spokesman says a worker who was injured when a floor…

Cruise ship fuel removal stalled due to rough seas

Rough seas off Italy's Tuscan coast forced a delay in the planned…

Hope fades for survivors in Rio building collapse

Firefighters pulled more bodies from the rubble of three collapsed buildings in…

Magnitude 4.9 earthquake rattles Crete

Greek authorities say an earthquake with preliminary 4.9-magnitude has shaken the country's…

Man killed in apparent logging accident

California workplace regulators are investigating the death of a logger who was…

Peru: 27 killed in fire at rehabilitation center

A fire swept through a two-story private rehabilitation center for addicts in…

3 hospitalized after boats overturns off SF beach

Fire officials say three people are hospitalized after their small boat overturned…

Airline worker dies when baggage cart hits shuttle

A Southwest Airlines employee has died from injuries in a crash between…

At least 11 hurt at Ohio casino construction site

Authorities in Cincinnati say at least 11 people have been taken to…

Cruise crew member sues over Italy disaster

A crew member from the stricken cruise ship Costa Concordia has filed…

Cruise ship victims mull $14,460 compensation deal

How much is it worth to suffer through a terrifying cruise ship…

Death toll at 17 in Rio building collapse

Firefighters have raised the death toll from the collapse of three buildings…

Firefighters find body after putting out car fire

Firefighters have found a body after putting out a Southern California car…

Govt failed to keep records of key nuke meetings

Japan's deputy prime minister acknowledged Friday that the government failed to take…