Small plane crash in the Canadian Prairies kills 1, injures 7

SNOW LAKE, CANADA (BNO NEWS) -- A pilot who was the son of an airline owner was killed Sunday and seven others were injured when a small plane crashed in the Canadian prairie province of Manitoba, officials said on Monday. The cause of the crash [...]

Four stabbed while leaving Halloween party in Miami

MIAMI, FLORIDA (BNO NEWS) -- Four people were stabbed during a fight early Thursday morning while leaving a Halloween party in the Coconut Grove neighborhood of Miami in southern Florida, local police said. Two of the victims are said to be [...]

School bus falls off cliff in central China, killing 4

YONGZHOU, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- A school bus carrying nearly 50 people fell off a cliff in central China on late Thursday afternoon, killing four people and injuring more than 40 others, state-run media reported on Friday. The cause has been blamed [...]

4 killed, 18 injured when oil pipe explodes in Indonesia’s South Sumatra

JAKARTA, INDONESIA (BNO NEWS) -- Four people were killed Wednesday and more than a dozen others were injured when an oil pipeline exploded on Indonesia's island of Sumatra, local authorities said on Thursday. It may have been caused by illegal [...]

38 dead, 101 injured after boats collide near Hong Kong

HONG KONG (BNO NEWS) -- A tug boat and a ferry collided off the coast of Lamma Island in Hong Kong on Monday evening, killing 38 people and injuring more than 100 others, local authorities said on Wednesday. Seven people have been arrested in [...]

Gunman kills 4 at Minnesota workplace before shooting self

MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA (BNO NEWS) -- A gunman opened fire in the state of Minnesota killing four people, before fatally shooting himself, local authorities said Friday. The incident occurred on Thursday afternoon at around 4:30 p.m. local time [...]

Israeli airstrike kills 2 Hamas officers in southern Gaza Strip

GAZA CITY, GAZA (BNO NEWS) -- Israeli forces carried out an airstrike in the southern Gaza Strip on late Wednesday evening, killing two Hamas security officers and injuring a third, Hamas officials said on Thursday. Israel said one of the men [...]

Kurdish militants attack Turkish convoy, kill 7 soldiers

BİNGÖL, TURKEY (BNO NEWS) -- At least ten Turkish soldiers were killed on Tuesday and more than 70 others were injured when suspected Kurdish rebels launched an attack against a military convoy in the eastern region of the country, government [...]

Afghanistan: At least 53 killed after bus crashes head-on with tanker in Ghazni

GHAZNI CITY, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- Over 50 people were killed after a passenger bus crashed with an oil tanker in southern Afghanistan on Friday, local authorities said Saturday. The passenger bus operated by the Ahmad Shah Abdali Transport [...]

Death toll from Karachi factory fire reaches 289

KARACHI, PAKISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- A fire broke out at a clothing factory in the Pakistani port city of Karachi on late Tuesday, killing 289 people in one of the world's worst fire disasters in modern history, local authorities said on Thursday. [...]