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71 people confirmed dead in June fire at London high-rise

A five-month-long operation to recover and identify victims from the fire at a London high-rise building in June has come to an end, British police announced on Thursday. A total of 71 people were killed, including an unborn baby. The Metropolitan [...]

U.S. company to resume search for Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370

Malaysia has entered into a "no find, no fee" deal with American company Ocean Infinity to resume the search for Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, which disappeared nearly four years ago during a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing. The search [...]

Tropical depression kills at least 83 people in Vietnam

Severe flooding and landslides caused by a tropical depression have killed more than 80 people in Vietnam, the government said on Tuesday. Thousands of rescue workers continue to search for nearly two dozen missing people. Tropical Depression [...]

UPDATE 5 – Powerful earthquake strikes south of Mexico City, killing at least 226

A powerful earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 7.1 has struck central Mexico, causing numerous buildings to collapse and killing at least 226 people, officials and witnesses say. Dozens of people remain trapped under the rubble. The [...]

Major 8.4-magnitude earthquake strikes off southern Mexico

A major earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 8.4 has struck off the Pacific coast of southern Mexico, with shaking felt across parts of Central America, seismologists and residents say. A tsunami alert has been issued for several countries. The [...]