Lieutenant Gen. Stephen Townsend, the U.S. general leading the fight against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria said Tuesday it was likely the U.S.-led coalition was responsible for an explosion.. WorldNews
The death toll from a fire Monday that tore through a West Oakland residential building with a trouble history rose to four on Tuesday, the Alameda County Sheriff’s Office announced. The building at.. SFGate
Hundreds of families were stranded in Peru after a bridge collapsed due to the rising Chancay river, as torrential downpours in the country have killed at least 90 people and left more than 120,000.. Source: news across the world -
The U.S. military said it carried out airstrikes in western Mosul against the Islamic State, allegedly killing civilians. The military is now investigating whether The operation, which took place on.. Source: Wibbitz Studio -
Iraqi government forces paused in their push to recapture western Mosul from Islamic State militants on Saturday because of the high rate of civilian casualties, a security forces spokesman.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
The cost of major disasters to the world reached the highest level since 2012 last year, almost doubling the damage sustained in the previous year.
Natural disasters and man-made destruction cost.. City A.M.
[This Day] Following the death toll as a result of meningitis outbreak which has killed 23 people in Sokoto State, the Commissioner for Health, Alhaji Balarabe Kakale, yesterday said the state.. allAfrica.com
The IMD along with state governments is making concerted efforts to ensure last mile connectivity for dissemination of information on heatwave, the death toll due to which stood at more than 700 last.. Deccan Herald
Two days after the US military confirmed that a coalition airstrike may have killed as many as 240 civilians in a March 17 Mosul air raid, the Pentagon found an unexpected defender when the Iraqi.. Zero Hedge
The US military confirmed on Saturday that a coalition airstrike had hit an Islamic State-held area of Iraq's Mosul where as many as 240 civilians may have been killed as result of the air.. Zero Hedge
Villages and entire cities in former Islamic State-controlled areas of Iraq lie in ruins after months and sometimes years of airstrikes, mortars, suicide bombers and heavy gunfire. In recent days, a.. VOA News