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B. 08-23 Earthquake leaves at least six dead in central Italy Accumoli, Italy
C. 08-23 Louisiana floods: Obama 'heartbroken' after tour
3. 08-22 Wind blows 1,500 American boaters into Canada Sarnia, Ontario, Canada
4. 08-21 Typhoon Mindulle disrupts flights and trains in Japan Tokyo
F. 08-19 Nicaragua struggles to control fire at sole refinery Puma Energy, Puerto Sandino, Nicaragua
G. 08-19 Zika: Pregnant women warned to avoid Miami Beach
08-18 California wildfires: Ferocious fires evict thousands Wrightwood, Southern California
8. 08-18 France rail crash: Dozens hurt as train hits tree in hailstorm Saint-Aunes, Herault, Southern France
J. 08-16 Taiwan tank falls off bridge, killing three soldiers Wangsha river, Pingtung, Taiwan

Recent Summary.     Click for More > California wildfires: Ferocious fires evict thousands Map of Wrightwood USA  Firefighters are continuing to tackle a huge blaze, with several of them describing it as the most ferocious they have ever seen 25 people died in train collision   Many more people are injured and some are in a critical condition. Prime Minister Matteo Renzi, has visited the site   European migrant crisis: Shipwrecks 'kill up to 700 migrants'   Up to 700 migrants are feared drowned in a series of shipwrecks off the coast of Libya in the last few days, the UN refugee agency says EgyptAir Flight MS804 from Paris to Cairo 'disappears from radar'  56 passengers, 7 crew members and 3 security personnel on board Flight MS804. The Airbus A320 was flying at 11,300m when it went missing Canada wildfire forces mass evacuation in Fort McMurray Ecuador earthquake of 7.8 magnitude kills hundreds
Earthquake leaves at least six dead in central Italy Map of Accumoli Italy


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Yesterday   Italy
  A magnitude 6.2 earthquake has struck central Italy, leaving at least six people dead and others trapped under rubble, Italian officials said
Thu.   Southern California
Jul.12   Southern Italy
May.29   Libya
May.18   Cairo
May.3   Western Canada
Apr.16   Ecuador




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2016
05/18 EgyptAir Flight MS804 from Paris to Cairo 'dis...
05/03 Canada wildfire forces mass evacuation in Fort...
05/18 EgyptAir Flight MS804 from Paris to Cairo 'dis...
Earthquake
2016 2016
Earthquake
2015
10/31 No survivors on Russian airliner KGL9268
09/24 2,411 people died in Hajj stampede
08/12 Casualties in Tianjin port city explosions
07/29 MH370 search: Experts investigate Indian Ocean...
04/25 Death toll in Nepal quake more 8,000 people
04/14 Hundreds of migrants feared drowned off Libya
03/24 Germanwings airliner 4U 9525 crashes in Fren...
10/31 No survivors on Russian airliner KGL9268
07/29 MH370 search: Experts investigate Indian Ocean...
03/24 Germanwings airliner 4U 9525 crashes in Fren...
02/03 35 dead as plane crashes into Taiwan river
04/25 Death toll in Nepal quake more 8,000 people
2014
12/27 Singapore-bound AirAsia plane with 162 on boar...
07/24 Air Algerie says missing plane likely crashed ...
07/23 Dozens feared dead in Taiwan plane crash
07/17 Malaysia airliner crashes in east Ukraine ne...
05/02 Afghan landslide 'kills hundreds'
04/15 South Korea ferry: Hundreds missing as ship ...
03/22 Ebola 'caused Guinea fever deaths'
03/07 Malaysia Airlines loses contact with plane c...
12/27 Singapore-bound AirAsia plane with 162 on boar...
07/24 Air Algerie says missing plane likely crashed ...
07/23 Dozens feared dead in Taiwan plane crash
07/17 Malaysia airliner crashes in east Ukraine ne...
03/07 Malaysia Airlines loses contact with plane c...
Earthquake
2014 2014
Earthquake
2013
07/24 At least 77 die as Spanish train derails in Ga...
04/24 More than 1000 dead in Dhaka collapse
Aviation Disasters
2013 2013
Aviation Disasters
Earthquake
2013 2013
Earthquake
2012
01/13 Cruise ship runs aground in Italy
Aviation Disasters
2012 2012
Aviation Disasters
Earthquake
2012 2012
Earthquake
2011
04/05 Water radiation millions of times over limit
03/11 Massive quake, tsunami hit Japan
02/21 Deadly quake strikes New Zealand
Aviation Disasters
2011 2011
Aviation Disasters
03/11 Massive quake, tsunami hit Japan
02/21 Deadly quake strikes New Zealand
2010
10/22 Haiti cholera outbreak kills 138
10/13 Last trapped Chile miner rescued
08/02 Russian fires prompt state of emergency
08/01 More than 1,100 dead in flooding
04/21 Oil spill after blast on oil rig
01/12 'Catastrophic' earthquake slams Haiti
04/10 Polish president died in plane crash
01/12 'Catastrophic' earthquake slams Haiti
2009
06/01 Air France plane crashed
04/24 'Swine flu' kills 60
02/09 Toll from bush fires claimed 181
06/01 Air France plane crashed
04/05 About 300 dead in strong quake
2008
05/12 Quake death toll 50,000
05/06 Cyclone death toll jumps to 22,000
Aviation Disasters
2008 2008
Aviation Disasters
05/12 Quake death toll 50,000
2007
08/25 63 died from forest fires
Aviation Disasters
2007 2007
Aviation Disasters
Earthquake
2007 2007
Earthquake
2006
05/27 Java quake kills 6,000
Aviation Disasters
2006 2006
Aviation Disasters
05/27 Java quake kills 6,000
2005
10/07 Major quake kills thousands
08/29 Hurricane Katrina lashes coast
Aviation Disasters
2005 2005
Aviation Disasters
10/07 Major quake kills thousands
2004
12/26 9.0 Quake leaves 212,000 dead
Aviation Disasters
2004 2004
Aviation Disasters
12/26 9.0 Quake leaves 212,000 dead
2003
12/25 28,000 dead after earthquake
08/14 10,000 dead in heat wave
02/01 Space shuttle and crew lost
Aviation Disasters
2003 2003
Aviation Disasters
12/25 28,000 dead after earthquake
2001
09/11 Terror attacks hit U.S.
04/01 U.S. spy plane lands in China
01/26 7.9 Earthquake killed 30,000 people
09/11 Terror attacks hit U.S.
04/01 U.S. spy plane lands in China
01/26 7.9 Earthquake killed 30,000 people

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Earthquake leaves at least six dead in central Italy Map of Accumoli Italy


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Yesterday   Italy  
  A magnitude 6.2 earthquake has struck central Italy, leaving at least six people dead and others trapped under rubble, Italian officials said
Thu.   Southern California   California wildfires: Ferocious fires evict thousands Map of Wrightwood USA
  Firefighters are continuing to tackle a huge blaze, with several of them describing it as the most ferocious they have ever seen
Aug. 8  USA  Delta: Power cut strands thousands of passengers Aug. 5  France  13 dead, 6 injured as fire hits bar in French city Aug. 3  Dubai  Firefighter killed after jet crash-lands in Dubai with 300 people on board  Belize  Hurricane Earl heads for landfall in Belize Aug. 1  Northern Syria  Russian helicopter shot down in Syria, all 5 onboard dead

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Jul.12   Southern Italy   25 people died in train collision
Map of Andria Apulia Italy
  Many more people are injured and some are in a critical condition. Prime Minister Matteo Renzi, has visited the site.    The trains were on a single-track line...


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Jun.25  Mid-Atlantic states  West Virginia deadly floods: Hundreds rescued, 23 dead Jun.15  Egypt  EgyptAir crash: Wreckage found in Mediterranean Jun.2  Paris  Louvre to close as Seine rises further

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May.29   Libya     European migrant crisis: Shipwrecks 'kill up to 700 migrants'
Map of Mediterranean Sea Libya
  Up to 700 migrants are feared drowned in a series of shipwrecks off the coast of Libya in the last few days, the UN refugee agency says
May.19  Greece  EgyptAir crash: Plane wreckage found near Greek island May.18   Cairo   EgyptAir Flight MS804 from Paris to Cairo 'disappears from radar'
  56 passengers, 7 crew members and 3 security personnel on board Flight MS804. The Airbus A320 was flying at 11,300m when it went missing
May.3   Western Canada   Canada wildfire forces mass evacuation in Fort McMurray
Map of Fort McMurray Alberta Canada  A huge wildfire has forced the evacuation of about 60,000 people from Fort McMurray - the entire population of the Canadian city

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Apr.20  Mexico  Petrochemical plant blast kills 3, injures more than 136 Apr.18  Ecuador  Ecuador earthquake: At least 413 people confirmed dead Apr.16   Ecuador   Ecuador earthquake of 7.8 magnitude kills hundreds
Map of Muisne Ecuador  The quake struck at 18:58 local time on Saturday near the town of Muisne. Severe damage is reported in many areas, with a bridge destroyed Apr.15  Japan  Powerful new tremor in Kumamoto

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Mar.18   Russia   All 61 aboard Dubai airliner killed in crash in south Russia
Map of Rostov-on-Don Russia  Passenger jet FlyDubai Boeing 738 has crashed in the southern city of Rostov-on-Don with at least 55 passengers and six crew on board, officials say

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Feb.5   Taiwan   Deadly earthquake topples buildings in Taiwan city of Tainan
Map of Tainan Taiwan  A 6.4-magnitude earthquake struck southern Taiwan early Saturday, toppling a complex of two high-rise residential buildings Feb.1   South America   Zika: WHO declares global emergency
  A disease linked to the Zika virus in Latin America poses a global public health emergency requiring a united response, says the WHO

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Jan.23   New York   East coast struck by mammoth snowfall
  Parts of the eastern United States have received more than two feet (71cm) of snow fall in a huge blizzard that is sweeping across the region

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Dec.25  Paraguay  Paraguay, Argentina, Brazil and Uruguay flooding displaces 150,000 Dec.20  Southern China  22 buildings collapse in landslide in Shenzhen industrial park

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Nov.5  Brazil  Brazil dam burst engulfs homes in Minas Gerais

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Oct.31   Sinai   No survivors on Russian airliner KGL9268   Airbus A-321 has crashed in central Sinai killing all 224 people on board. It left the Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh, bound for St Peter... Oct.30  Romania  Romanian nightclub fire leaves 27 dead

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Sep.24   Mecca     2,411 people died in Hajj stampede   Saudi Arabia's King Salman has ordered a safety review for the Hajj pilgrimage after at least 717 people died in a stampede near the holy city...

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Aug.22  England  11 died after single-seat jet crashes at airshow Aug.12   China Casualties in Tianjin port city explosions   Massive explosions have hit a warehouse storing dangerous and chemical goods in the port area, leaving at least 17 dead and hundreds more in...

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Jul.29   Southern Africa     MH370 search: Experts investigate Indian Ocean wreckage   Malaysia has sent a team to the Indian Ocean island of Reunion to determine whether debris which washed up there is from missing flight MH37...

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Jun.23  Karachi  Pakistan heatwave: toll nears 700 Jun.1   Southern China   Boat with more than 400 people aboard sinks in Yangtze River   Passenger ship The Eastern Star carrying more than 444 people sank overnight in southern China, and seven people have been rescued

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May.13  Manila  72 dead in Philippines slipper factory fire

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Apr.25   Nepal     Death toll in Nepal quake more 8,000 people   The 7.8 magnitude quake struck an area of central Nepal between Kathmandu and the city of Pokhara Apr.14   Libya     Hundreds of migrants feared drowned off Libya   About 400 migrants are feared drowned after their boat capsized, survivors have told Save the Children. The Italian coast guard had rescued ...

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Mar.24   Southern France     Germanwings airliner 4U 9525 crashes in French Alps   Airbus A320 airliner has crashed in the French Alps. The flight 4U 9525 had been en route from Barcelona to Duesseldorf with 144 passengers and...

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Feb.3   Taiwan   35 dead as plane crashes into Taiwan river   A plane belonging to Taiwanese carrier TransAsia Airways has crash-landed. Ten people were injured. More than 50 people were onboard

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Dec.27   Indonesia     Singapore-bound AirAsia plane with 162 on board missing   The single-aisle Airbus A320-200 asked air traffic controllers if it could divert from its flight path due to weather before disappearing over...

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Jul.24   Mali   Air Algerie says missing plane likely crashed in Mali   An Air Algerie flight with at least 116 people on board which dropped off the radar in the early hours of Thursday has apparently crashed in... Jul.23   Taiwan   Dozens feared dead in Taiwan plane crash   Forty-seven people were killed and 11 were injured in Wednesday's twin-engine turboprop plane crash on one of Taiwan's Penghu Islands Jul.17   Donbass Malaysia airliner crashes in east Ukraine near Russia border


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May.13   Turkey Explosion at mine in western Turkey left 200 workers dead
May.2   Northern Afghanistan Afghan landslide 'kills hundreds'

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Apr.15   South Korea South Korea ferry: Hundreds missing as ship sinks


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Mar.22   Guinea Ebola 'caused Guinea fever deaths'
Mar.13   Malaysia Search for missing jet heads west Mar.7   Malaysia Malaysia Airlines loses contact with plane carrying 239 people

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Jan.5  Toronto  'Polar vortex' grips North America

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Nov.21  Latvia  50 dead, including 3 firefighters, after supermarket roof collapse Nov.9  Southern Philippines  Hundreds feared dead in typhoon

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Oct.28  England  Hurricane-force winds batter northern Europe Oct.20  Australia  Fears Australia blazes could merge Oct.3  Southern Italy  Hundreds feared dead in Italy shipwreck

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Jul.24   Spain At least 77 die as Spanish train derails in Galicia
Jul.6  Canada  Fuel train explodes in Canadian town

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May.20  Oklahoma  Dozens dead in Oklahoma tornado

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Apr.24   Bangladesh More than 1000 dead in Dhaka collapse


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Feb.15  Ural  Meteor injures hundreds in Russia

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Jan.27  Brazil  Brazil night club fire kills 230 in Santa Maria

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Oct.30  Manhattan  40 people killed by Sandy as transport chaos Oct.29  New Jersey  Severe flooding as Sandy strikes

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Apr.20  Pakistan  No survivors from Pakistan plane crash

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Jan.13   Italy Cruise ship runs aground in Italy


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Dec.17  Southern Philippines  Philippines storm kills hundreds

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Oct.23  Turkey  7.2 quake strikes eastern Turkey Oct.20  Thailand  Thai flooding threatens capital

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Apr.5   Northern Japan Water radiation millions of times over limit


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Mar.11   Northern Japan Massive quake, tsunami hit Japan


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Feb.21   New Zealand Deadly quake strikes New Zealand


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Oct.22   Haiti Haiti cholera outbreak kills 138
Oct.13   Chile Last trapped Chile miner rescued

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Aug.2   Moscow Russian fires prompt state of emergency
Aug.1   NW Pakistan More than 1,100 dead in flooding

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Apr.21   Louisiana Oil spill after blast on oil rig
Apr.17   Iceland Volcanic ash wreaking travel chaos Apr.10   Russia Polish president died in plane crash

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Jan.12   Haiti 'Catastrophic' earthquake slams Haiti


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Jun.1   Northeastern Brazil Air France plane crashed


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Apr.24   Mexico 'Swine flu' kills 60
Apr.5   Italy About 300 dead in strong quake

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Feb.9   Melbourne Toll from bush fires claimed 181


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May.12   Sichuan Quake death toll 50,000
May.6   Myanmar Cyclone death toll jumps to 22,000

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Aug.25  Greece  63 died from forest fires

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May.27  Indonesia  Java quake kills 6,000

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Oct.7  Pakistan  Major quake kills thousands

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Aug.29  New Orleans  Hurricane Katrina lashes coast

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Dec.26  Aceh  9.0 Quake leaves 212,000 dead

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Dec.25  Southern Iran  28,000 dead after earthquake

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Aug.14  France  10,000 dead in heat wave

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Mar.13  Hong Kong  First alert over SARS

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Feb.1  Texas  Space shuttle and crew lost

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Sep.11  Manhattan  Terror attacks hit U.S.

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Apr.1  Southern China  U.S. spy plane lands in China

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Jan.26  Gujarat  7.9 Earthquake killed 30,000 people
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Nov. 12, 1996  India  Charkhi Dadri mid-air collision Jun. 29, 1995  South Korea  Sampoong Department Store collapse Sep. 28, 1994  Estonia  MS Estonia disaster Jan. 1, 1994  North Korea  North Korean famine Apr. 19, 1993  Texas  Waco siege ends, leaving 86 people dead Jul. 2, 1990  Mecca  Stampede by pilgrims inside pedestrian tunnel Dec. 20, 1987  Philippines  MV Doņa Paz ferry disaster Jan. 28, 1986  Florida  Space Shuttle Challenger disaster Aug. 12, 1985  Japan  Japan Airlines Flight 123 disaster Dec. 2, 1984  Central India  Bhopal disaster Sep. 1, 1983  Russian Far East  Korean Air Lines Flight 007 shot down Aug. 19, 1980  Saudi Arabia  Saudia Flight 163 disaster Mar. 27, 1977  Spain  Tenerife airport disaster Jul. 28, 1976  China  1976 Tangshan earthquake Mar. 3, 1974  France  Turkish Airlines Flight 981 disaster Nov. 13, 1970  Bangladesh  1970 Bhola cyclone Dec. 3, 1948  Shanghai  SS Kiangya disaster Nov. 28, 1942  Boston  Cocoanut Grove fire May. 6, 1937  New Jersey  Explosion of the Hindenburg Jul. 1, 1931  China  Central China floods of 1931 Apr. 14, 1912  Maritime Provinces  S.S. Titanic sank Apr. 18, 1906  San Francisco Bay Area  San Francisco earthquake and fire Feb. 15, 1898  Cuba  U.S.S. Maine blown up