Drunk driver kills two homeless people on Los Angeles sidewalk

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- A drunk teenager was arrested on vehicular manslaughter charges Sunday after she lost control of her vehicle and ran over two homeless people who were sleeping on a sidewalk in downtown Los Angeles, officials [...]

Iraq searches Syria-bound cargo plane from Iran

BAGHDAD, IRAQ (BNO NEWS) -- Iraqi authorities on Saturday ordered a Syria-bound cargo plane to land in the capital Baghdad to make sure it was not carrying weapons or other prohibited items, nearly a month after a similar search was carried [...]

Poisonous fumes sicken 53 people at Berlin airport

BERLIN, GERMANY (BNO NEWS) -- More than 50 people became ill Saturday when they were affected by poisonous fumes at a major airport in the German capital of Berlin, local authorities said. Dozens of people were taken to area hospitals but none [...]

Passengers treated for shock after plane skids down runway in Costa Rica

SAN JOSE, COSTA RICO (BNO NEWS) -- Several people were treated for shock Thursday after a passenger plane skidded across the runway as it attempted to land at Costa Rica's main international airport, airline officials and emergency services [...]

Military helicopter crashes near Damascus after clipping airliner

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (BNO NEWS) -- A Syrian military helicopter crashed near the capital Damascus on Thursday after it clipped the tail of a large passenger plane, the country's information ministry said. The aircraft was able to land safely and [...]