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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 [...]

Office building collapses in northeastern China, killing 6

SHUANGYASHAN, CHINA (BNO NEWS) - A four-story office building undergoing renovation collapsed in the northeastern region of China on early Monday morning, killing six people and injuring two others, state-run media reported on Tuesday. The cause [...]

Suicide bomber kills 3 NATO soldiers, 11 Afghans in country’s east

KHOST CITY, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- At least fourteen people were killed on Monday and nearly 60 others were injured when a suicide bomber riding a motorcycle detonated his explosives near a coalition convoy in eastern Afghanistan. The Taliban [...]

At least 6 killed, including 5 Germans, in Chinese bus fire

TIANJIN, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- Fiver German nationals were among the six people killed in a bus fire near Beijing, China, officials said Monday. A tourist bus carrying a group of Germans crashed into a container truck and caught fire while driving [...]

Gunmen attack funeral in northern Mexico, at least 9 killed

TORREON, MEXICO (BNO NEWS) -- The death toll rose to nine after a group of armed men attacked a funeral procession in northern Mexico, officials said Tuesday. The attack occurred at around 4:20 p.m. on Monday afternoon in Torreon, the state [...]

Blast at Mexican gas facility kills 26, seven still missing

REYNOSA, MEXICO (BNO NEWS) -- At least 26 people were killed Tuesday and seven others remain missing after a huge blaze erupted at a Petróleos Mexicanos (Pemex) natural gas facility in northern Mexico, the state-owned oil company said on [...]

U.S. Ambassador Stevens killed in attack on consulate in Libya

BENGHAZI, LIBYA (BNO NEWS) -- Protesters angry about an online video considered offensive to Islam attacked U.S. diplomatic compounds in Libya and Egypt on Tuesday, killing U.S. Ambassador John Christopher Stevens and three other Americans, [...]

Libyan officials: U.S. Ambassador Stevens killed in attack on consulate

BENGHAZI, LIBYA (BNO NEWS) -- Protesters angry about an online video considered offensive to Islam attacked U.S. diplomatic compounds in Libya and Egypt on Tuesday, killing U.S. Ambassador John Christopher Stevens and three other Americans, [...]

At least 61 drown when refugee boat capsizes off Turkey

Ä°ZMIR, TURKEY (BNO NEWS) -- At least 61 people were killed on Thursday when a UK-bound refugee boat carrying more than 100 people capsized off the coast of western Turkey, local authorities said on early Friday. Among those killed were illegal [...]

Gunmen kill two police officers in southwestern Russia

KHASAVYURT, RUSSIA (BNO NEWS) -- Two police officers were killed on late Tuesday when unidentified gunmen opened fire at a police vehicle in the North Caucasus republic of Dagestan, local authorities said on Wednesday. One of the gunmen was [...]