The attack is ratcheting up already hostile tensions between India and Pakistan, who both administer parts of the disputed territory but each claim it entirely.
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CNN reports At least four people were killed Tuesday in a stampede that unfolded as Nigeria's President left a political rally just days ahead of his country's elections. The chaos erupted as thousands..
According to CNN, the number of people confirmed dead after a multistory residential building collapsed in Istanbul has climbed to 16. Rescuers continue to comb through the wreckage of the building in..
Turkey's interior minister says the death toll from a collapsed apartment building in Istanbul has risen to 21. Minister Suleyman Soylu spoke late Saturday, saying those who made "mistakes" would be.. FOXNews.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times •NYTimes.com
· Following Christopher Columbus' arrival in North America in 1492, violence and disease (is this reiterative?) killed 90% of the indigenous population — nearly 55 million people — according to a.. Business Insider - Published
The death toll in California's deadliest and most destructive wildfire was revised down by one, to 85, on Thursday by a sheriff who said that remains initially thought to belong to two people turned.. Reuters - Published
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish officials say one more person has been found dead in the rubble of a collapsed eight-story building in Istanbul, raising the death toll to at least three. Istanbul Gov... Seattle Times - Published
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican officials say the death toll from a Jan. 18 fire at an illegally tapped gasoline pipeline has reached 128 after more of the injured passed away. Mexico’s social security.. Seattle Times - Published
As more bodies are found and about 200 more are feared buried beneath yards of sludge, a Brazilian judge ruled that the mining giant must refrain from disposing chemical waste at eight of its dams. NPR - Published
ROME -- Rescuers on Monday located the bodies of four skiers in Italy's Alps, a day after they went missing, raising the death toll in recent avalanches in the country to six. Newsday - Published Also reported by •SeattlePI.com
HAVANA (AP) — Cuban authorities say the death toll from a rare tornado that struck Havana last week has risen to six after two injured victims died in hospital. State media say Health Minister Jose.. Seattle Times - Published
ROME (AP) — Rescuers have found the bodies of three skiers in Italy’s Alps and are searching for a fourth, raising the death toll in recent avalanches in the country to at least five. The.. Seattle Times - Published
Warren Ragudo died after two Taser shocks by police intervening in a family altercation. Ramzi Saad died after a Taser shock by police during a dispute between Saad and his mother. Chinedu Okobi died.. Reuters - Published
BRUMADINHO, Brazil (AP) — Rescue officials say the death toll following the collapse of a dam holding back mining waste in southeastern Brazil has risen to 121. Another 226 people are missing. Lt... Seattle Times - Published
CAIRO (AP) — Thousands of protesters poured out onto the streets of Sudan’s eastern province of Kassala to denounce the killing of a protester arrested last week during demonstrations calling for.. Seattle Times - Published
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Death toll rises to 21 as US cold snap continues -- The US Midwest continues to bear witness to one of its worst cold snaps in recent history, and it appears that as the freezing.. One News Page Staff - Published
Tens of millions in the Midwest and Northeast suffer through one more day of extreme cold. Also, Maroon 5 front man Adam Levine speaks out about controversy surrounding his decision to headline the.. CBS News - Published
Nearly a week after the collapse of a Brazilian dam holding back mine waste, relatives of more than 250 people who are still missing and feared dead went to the devastated area to dig through the.. FOXNews.com - Published