Child playing with stove may have started deadly NY fire, mayor says

Child playing with stove may have started deadly NY fire, mayor says

A child playing with a stove may have caused the fire in a New York City apartment building that killed 12 people, including four children, Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Friday.

Egyptian forces strike militants after deadly mosque attack

Egyptian forces strike militants after deadly mosque attack

Egypt's military said on Saturday it had carried out air strikes and raids overnight against militants held responsible for killing more than 230 worshippers at a mosque in North Sinai.

Fierce winds stir deadly California wildfires as teams search for victims

Fierce winds stir deadly California wildfires as teams search for victims

Fierce winds were expected to stir wildfires and test firefighters on Saturday in Northern California where the most lethal outbreak of wildfires in state history has killed 35 people ...

Police arrest seven youths after deadly Malaysia school blaze

Police arrest seven youths after deadly Malaysia school blaze

Police in Malaysia have arrested seven youths in connection with a fire at an Islamic boarding school in Kuala Lumpur that killed at least 23 people, mostly teenagers.

Deadly Hurricane Matthew heads for the southeastern United States

Deadly Hurricane Matthew heads for the southeastern United States

Hurricane Matthew, the fiercest Caribbean storm in nearly a decade, barreled toward the southeastern United States on Thursday after killing at least 69 people, mostly in Haiti, on its deadly northward march.

Belgium probes deadly train crash that killed 3

Belgium probes deadly train crash that killed 3

Investigators yesterday sifted through the wreckage of a high-speed train crash in Belgium that killed three people ....

Deadly air strikes kill 44 in Syria markets

Deadly air strikes kill 44 in Syria markets

Suspected government air strikes killed at least 44 civilians at markets in northwestern Syria yesterday