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B. 09-18 UN says food aid for Syrians face cuts due UN
2. 09-17 Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has cancer Toronto
D. 09-16 Weakened Odile heads over Mexico toward Arizona Los Cabos, North Mexico
4. 09-16 US waists 'grow an inch in a decade' USA
09-16 Obama says Ebola outbreak a 'global security threat' Washington
6. 09-15 Barack Obama 'to pledge US troops to fight virus' Washington
H. 09-15 Hundreds evacuated in California wildfires Oakhurst, California
I. 09-14 Greg Norman nearly lost his left hand in a chainsaw accident Florida
J. 09-09 Hope Elephants co-founder James Laurita killed by elephant Portland, Maine, New England

Recent Summary.     Click for More > Actor Robin Williams found dead at home Storm bears down on US east coast   A winter storm is bearing down on the densely populated US north-east, after causing transport chaos in the South Deadly fire at Quebec elderly home 'Polar vortex' grips North America   Parts of the US are braced for potentially record-breaking low temperatures as a 'polar vortex' brings more freezing weather. Tourists flee wildfire near Yosemite   Fuel train explodes in Canadian town   A train carrying petrochemicals has exploded in Lac-Megantic, forcing the evacuation of up to 1,000 people Jet crash-lands at San Francisco International 19 Firefighters die in Arizona wildfire Dozens dead in Oklahoma tornado   At least 24 people have been killed after a huge tornado tore through Oklahoma City suburbs, with the death toll likely to rise Explosion at Texas fertiliser plant Crippled cruise ship reaches land 'Historic' snowstorm blankets US 40 people killed by Sandy as transport chaos Severe flooding as Sandy strikes Death toll from storms in South nears 300 Oil spill after blast on oil rig Blast killed at least 25 miners Airplane crash-lands into Hudson River Hurricane Katrina lashes coast Space shuttle and crew lost Terror attacks hit U.S.
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has cancer   Obama says Ebola outbreak a 'global security threat'
Wed.   Toronto
Tue.   Washington
  President Barack Obama has called the West Africa Ebola outbreak 'a threat to global security' as he announced a larger US role in fighting the virus
Aug.11   San Francisco Bay Area
Feb.12   North Carolina
Jan.23   Canada
Jan.5   Toronto


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Wed.   Toronto
Tue.   North Mexico
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  President Barack Obama has called the West Africa Ebola outbreak 'a threat to global security' as he announced a larger US role in fighting the virus
Mon.   Washington Barack Obama 'to pledge US troops to fight virus'  California  Hundreds evacuated in California wildfires Sun.  Florida  Greg Norman nearly lost his left hand in a chainsaw accident Sep. 9  New England  Hope Elephants co-founder James Laurita killed by elephant Sep. 8  Kansas  Hundreds of US children treated for respiratory virus  Arizona  Arizona floods: Jan Brewer declares state of emergency Sep. 7  North Mexico  Norbert weakens to tropical storm off Mexico; flooding in California Sep. 5  Washington  Deadly plague and botulism microbes found in US lab

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Aug. 31  North Mexico  Accidental blast in customs building kills 1 at US border Aug. 29  Canada  Ebola: Experimental drug Zmapp is '100% effective' Aug. 28  Western Canada  56 injured in Canada bus crash Aug. 27  Washington  Ebola outbreak: US official says epidemic will worsen  Virginia  US F-15 military jet crashes in Virginia  USA  Millions knocked offline in US by Time Warner Cable fault  Arizona  Arizona shooting: Girl, nine, kills gun instructor Aug. 24  San Francisco Bay Area  Earthquake strikes San Francisco Bay area Aug.11   San Francisco Bay Area Actor Robin Williams found dead at home   US actor Robin Williams has been found dead, aged 63, in an apparent suicide, police say. Williams won an Oscar for his role in Good Will Hu...

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Jul.17   Washington U.S. official: Missile shot down Malaysia Airlines plane
Jul.5  Canada  Arthur hits eastern Canada, causes power outages

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Jun.19  US Georgia  Anthrax risk for 75 scientists at CDC

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May.16   San Diego California wildfire 'flare-up' forces new evacuations


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Apr.28  Southern U.S.  Search for tornado survivors goes on

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Mar.12  Manhattan  Three killed in NY buildings blast

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Feb.14  Canada  Huge snow storm pushes into Canada Feb.13  New York  Second wave of huge snow storm hits US north-east Feb.12   North Carolina   Storm bears down on US east coast
  A winter storm is bearing down on the densely populated US north-east, after causing transport chaos in the South


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Jan.29  US Georgia  US snow storm strands thousands Jan.25  Canada  32 believed dead in Quebec retirement home fire  Canada  24 seniors missing in nursing home fire feared dead Jan.23   Canada   Deadly fire at Quebec elderly home   32 people have died after a fire tore through an old people's home in Quebec, officials have said Jan.7  Minnesota  Big freeze shatters North America temperature records Jan.6  Canada  North America cold snap creeps east Jan.5   Toronto   'Polar vortex' grips North America
  Parts of the US are braced for potentially record-breaking low temperatures as a 'polar vortex' brings more freezing weather..    A plane from Toronto has slid into snow as it tu...
Jan.3  New York  Travel chaos in east US snow storm Jan.2  Massachusetts  East US battles major snow storm

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Dec.22  Toronto  Ice storm snarls travel, cuts power Dec.2  New York  Crashed New York train 'going 82mph' Dec.1   New York New York train crash kills four

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Nov.17  Illinois  Deadly tornadoes hit US Midwest

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Aug.22   California Tourists flee wildfire near Yosemite   A huge wildfire near Yosemite National Park has forced scores of tourists to flee during peak season and is threatening several thousand hom... Aug.5   Canada Brothers strangled to death by python that escaped from Canadian pet store


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Jul.22   New York Ten hurt as NY plane's wheel fails
Jul.11   Canada 20 dead, 30 presumed dead in Quebec oil train crash Jul.6   Canada   Fuel train explodes in Canadian town Map of Lac-Megantic Canada
  A train carrying petrochemicals has exploded in Lac-Megantic, forcing the evacuation of up to 1,000 people
  San Francisco Bay Area     Jet crash-lands at San Francisco International   A Boeing 777 aircraft has crash-landed at San Francisco international airport, killing at least two people and injuring dozens more

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Jun.30   Arizona 19 Firefighters die in Arizona wildfire   At least 19 US firefighters have been killed battling a wildfire in central Arizona while fighting the blaze threatening the town of Yarnell Jun.22   Western Canada Floods kill 3, force 75,000 from homes in Calgary


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May.31  Oklahoma  New Oklahoma tornadoes 'kill five' May.20   Oklahoma   Dozens dead in Oklahoma tornado
Map of Oklahoma City Oklahoma
  At least 24 people have been killed after a huge tornado tore through Oklahoma City suburbs, with the death toll likely to rise.    Moore's neighbourhoods were flattened and schools were destroyed by winds of u...
May.3   Southern California Major wildfires spread in California

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Apr.17   Texas   Explosion at Texas fertiliser plant   Many people are reported to be injured and others are trapped in burning buildings after an explosion at at the West Fertilizer plant near W...

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Mar.1   Florida Florida man swallowed by sinkhole


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Feb.14   Alabama   Crippled cruise ship reaches land   The Carnival Triumph with more than 4,000 people aboard has reached land, four days after an engine fire knocked out the vessel's power Feb.8   Massachusetts   'Historic' snowstorm blankets US   Thick snow is blanketing the north-eastern US as a major storm cuts power to thousands of homes and plays havoc with transport schedules

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Nov.2  New York  Fuel shortage hits Sandy recovery Oct.31  New Jersey  Obama visits storm disaster zone Oct.30   Manhattan     40 people killed by Sandy as transport chaos
  Millions are without power and transport across the north-eastern US has been severely disrupted as storm Sandy heads north for Canada Oct.29   New Jersey     Severe flooding as Sandy strikes
  A major storm bringing torrential rain, high winds, flood surges and heavy snow has made landfall on the east US coast Aug.28   Louisiana Isaac bears down on US Gulf Coast
Jul.2  Virginia  Storm-hit millions reel from US heatwave Mar.2  Indiana  Fierce storms leave 20 dead in US

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Oct.19  Ohio  Ohio police hunt escaped animals Sep.16  Nevada  Air race crash: 9 people killed, 52 injured Aug.29  New England  Death toll from Irene keeps rising Aug.28   New York Huge storm tears across New York
Aug.27  North Carolina  Hurricane Irene lashes US coast Jul.22  New York  Intense heat bakes US and Canada May.23   Missouri 89 killed by Missouri tornado May.8  North Mexico  Search teams recover 14 bodies from mine Apr.28   Alabama   Death toll from storms in South nears 300   A barrage of storms claimed nearly 300 lives and reduced once-familiar neighborhoods to piles of bricks and lumber Apr.17  North Carolina  Dozens dead as tornadoes hit US

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Dec.27  New York  Travel chaos as blizzards hit US Dec.15  Washington  U.S. to sue BP over Gulf of Mexico oil spill Nov.10  San Diego  Passengers: Cruise ship isn't 'splendid' Sep.19  Louisiana  Gulf well permanently plugged, U.S. says Jul.15   Louisiana BP says oil has stopped leaking
May.30   Washington Oil leak 'worst US environment disaster' Apr.21   Louisiana   Oil spill after blast on oil rig  A 'catastrophic' explosion aboard an oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico engulfed the drilling platform in flames Apr.6   USA   Blast killed at least 25 miners   One of the men killed in coal mine explosion at the Massey Energy Co. knew of the danger but didn't let it bother him

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Oct.15   Colorado 'Balloon boy' found alive at home
Aug.8  Manhattan  Helicopter and plane collide, 9 died Jun.18  New Jersey  Jetliner lands safely after pilot dies Jun.5  North Mexico  29 children die in day care center fire Apr.29  Texas  First U.S. swine flu death confirmed Feb.12   Upstate New York 50 die after plane crashes into house Jan.15   New York   Airplane crash-lands into Hudson River   A US Airways plane with 155 people on board went into a chilly river, apparently after striking birds upon takeoff from LaGuardia Airport

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Oct.2  California  Fossett plane found Sep.13  Houston  Hurricane Ike pounds Texas coast Sep.12   Los Angeles 24 killed, 135 injured in train collision


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Oct.23   Southern California 500,000 flee wildfires
Sep.4   Nevada Famed flier Fossett missing Aug.1   Minnesota Bridge collapses into Mississippi

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Aug.27  Kentucky  49 dead in plane crash Jan.3  USA  Only one miner reported alive

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Sep.20  Florida  Rita strengthens to hurricane Sep.3  New Orleans  Massive airlift rescues thousands Sep.1  New Orleans  'Desperate SOS' for city Aug.29   New Orleans   Hurricane Katrina lashes coast
  1,836 people lost their lives in the hurricane and in the subsequent floods Aug.28  New Orleans  Katrina now Category 5 Aug.2  Toronto  All survive Air France jet crash and fire Mar.18  Florida  Patient's feeding tube removed

year 2004 Top ^

Sep.17  Alabama  U.S. death toll at least 22 in Ivan's wake

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Sep.18  Virginia  Isabel knocks out power to 2 million Aug.14   New York Major power outage
May.4  U. S. Midwest  Tornadoes wreak havoc Feb.20   New England 96 killed in nightclub inferno Feb.1   Texas     Space shuttle and crew lost  Columbia broke up as it descended toward a planned landing, showering debris across southeastern Texas

year 2002 Top ^

Dec.27  Florida  Cloned baby birth claim

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Nov.12   New York Jet crashes, killing 260
Oct.10  Florida  3rd anthrax case Sep.13  New York  5,000 people remain missing Sep.11  Pennsylvania  United Airlines Flight 93 crashed   Manhattan   Terror attacks hit U.S.   3 commercial jets crash into World Trade Center and Pentagon. Both towers collapsed. United Airlines plane crashed

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Apr.8  Arizona  Osprey plane crash kills 19 marines Feb.1  California  Jet bound for S.F. plunges into see


California wildfire 'flare-up' forces new evacuations Deadly fire at Quebec elderly home   32 people have died after a fire tore through an old people's home in Quebec, officials have said Tourists flee wildfire near Yosemite   A huge wildfire near Yosemite National Park has forced scores of tourists to flee during peak season and is threatening several thousand hom... 19 Firefighters die in Arizona wildfire   At least 19 US firefighters have been killed battling a wildfire in central Arizona while fighting the blaze threatening the town of Yarnell Major wildfires spread in California 500,000 flee wildfires 96 killed in nightclub inferno Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has cancer   Rob Ford, 45, has been diagnosed with a 'fairly aggressive' rare cancer, doctors treating him have said US waists 'grow an inch in a decade'   Obama says Ebola outbreak a 'global security threat'




North America, Disasters Fire Timeline ... See World Fire timeline Top ^
2014
Mon.  California  Hundreds evacuated in California wildfires
May.16   San Diego
Jan.25  Canada  32 believed dead in Quebec retirement home fire
Jan.25  Canada  24 seniors missing in nursing home fire feared dead
Jan.23   Canada
2013
Aug.22   California
Jun.30   Arizona
May.3   Southern California
2009
Jun.5  North Mexico  29 children die in day care center fire
2007
Oct.23   Southern California
2003
Feb.20   New England




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2014
Aug. 24  San Francisco Bay Area  Earthquake strikes San Francisco Bay area




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2014
Aug. 28  Western Canada  56 injured in Canada bus crash




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2014
Wed.   Toronto
Tue.   USA
Tue.   Washington
  President Barack Obama has called the West Africa Ebola outbreak 'a threat to global security' as he announced a larger US role in fighting the virus
Mon.   Washington Barack Obama 'to pledge US troops to fight virus'
Sep. 8  Kansas  Hundreds of US children treated for respiratory virus Sep. 5  Washington  Deadly plague and botulism microbes found in US lab Aug. 29  Canada  Ebola: Experimental drug Zmapp is '100% effective' Aug. 27  Washington  Ebola outbreak: US official says epidemic will worsen Jun.19  US Georgia  Anthrax risk for 75 scientists at CDC 2009 Apr.29  Texas  First U.S. swine flu death confirmed 2005 Mar.18  Florida  Patient's feeding tube removed 2002 Dec.27  Florida  Cloned baby birth claim 2001 Oct.10  Florida  3rd anthrax case



North America, Disasters Sea Disasters Timeline ... See World Sea Disasters timeline Top ^
2013 Feb.14   Alabama Crippled cruise ship reaches land   The Carnival Triumph with more than 4,000 people aboard has reached land, four days after an engine fire knocked out the vessel's power 2010 Nov.10  San Diego  Passengers: Cruise ship isn't 'splendid'



North America, Disasters Power Outage Timeline ... See World Power Outage timeline Top ^
2014 Aug. 27  USA  Millions knocked offline in US by Time Warner Cable fault 2003 Aug.14   New York Major power outage




North America, Disasters Mine Accident Timeline ... See World Mine Accident timeline Top ^
2011 May.8  North Mexico  Search teams recover 14 bodies from mine 2010 Apr.6   USA Blast killed at least 25 miners   One of the men killed in coal mine explosion at the Massey Energy Co. knew of the danger but didn't let it bother him 2006 Jan.3  USA  Only one miner reported alive



North America, Disasters Weather Related Timeline ... See World Weather Related timeline Top ^
2014 Tue.   North Mexico Weakened Odile heads over Mexico toward Arizona
Sep. 7  North Mexico  Norbert weakens to tropical storm off Mexico; flooding in California Jul.5  Canada  Arthur hits eastern Canada, causes power outages Apr.28  Southern U.S.  Search for tornado survivors goes on Feb.14  Canada  Huge snow storm pushes into Canada Feb.13  New York  Second wave of huge snow storm hits US north-east Feb.12   North Carolina Storm bears down on US east coast
  A winter storm is bearing down on the densely populated US north-east, after causing transport chaos in the South
Jan.29  US Georgia  US snow storm strands thousands Jan.7  Minnesota  Big freeze shatters North America temperature records Jan.6  Canada  North America cold snap creeps east Jan.5   Toronto 'Polar vortex' grips North America
  Parts of the US are braced for potentially record-breaking low temperatures as a 'polar vortex' brings more freezing weather..    A plane from Toronto has slid into snow as it tu...
Jan.3  New York  Travel chaos in east US snow storm Jan.2  Massachusetts  East US battles major snow storm 2013 Dec.22  Toronto  Ice storm snarls travel, cuts power Nov.17  Illinois  Deadly tornadoes hit US Midwest May.31  Oklahoma  New Oklahoma tornadoes 'kill five' May.20   Oklahoma Dozens dead in Oklahoma tornado Map of Oklahoma City Oklahoma
  At least 24 people have been killed after a huge tornado tore through Oklahoma City suburbs, with the death toll likely to rise.    Moore's neighbourhoods were flattened and schools were destroyed by winds of u...
Feb.8   Massachusetts 'Historic' snowstorm blankets US   Thick snow is blanketing the north-eastern US as a major storm cuts power to thousands of homes and plays havoc with transport schedules 2012 Nov.2  New York  Fuel shortage hits Sandy recovery Oct.31  New Jersey  Obama visits storm disaster zone Oct.30   Manhattan   40 people killed by Sandy as transport chaos
  Millions are without power and transport across the north-eastern US has been severely disrupted as storm Sandy heads north for Canada Aug.28   Louisiana Isaac bears down on US Gulf Coast Jul.2  Virginia  Storm-hit millions reel from US heatwave Mar.2  Indiana  Fierce storms leave 20 dead in US 2011 Aug.29  New England  Death toll from Irene keeps rising Aug.28   New York Huge storm tears across New York Aug.27  North Carolina  Hurricane Irene lashes US coast Jul.22  New York  Intense heat bakes US and Canada May.23   Missouri 89 killed by Missouri tornado Apr.28   Alabama Death toll from storms in South nears 300   A barrage of storms claimed nearly 300 lives and reduced once-familiar neighborhoods to piles of bricks and lumber Apr.17  North Carolina  Dozens dead as tornadoes hit US 2010 Dec.27  New York  Travel chaos as blizzards hit US 2008 Sep.13  Houston  Hurricane Ike pounds Texas coast 2005 Sep.20  Florida  Rita strengthens to hurricane Aug.29   New Orleans Hurricane Katrina lashes coast   1,836 people lost their lives in the hurricane and in the subsequent floods Aug.28  New Orleans  Katrina now Category 5 2004 Sep.17  Alabama  U.S. death toll at least 22 in Ivan's wake 2003 Sep.18  Virginia  Isabel knocks out power to 2 million May.4  U. S. Midwest  Tornadoes wreak havoc



North America, Disasters Flood Timeline ... See World Flood timeline Top ^
2014 Yesterday   UN UN says food aid for Syrians face cuts due
Sep. 8  Arizona  Arizona floods: Jan Brewer declares state of emergency 2013 Jun.22   Western Canada Floods kill 3, force 75,000 from homes in Calgary 2012 Oct.29   New Jersey   Severe flooding as Sandy strikes   A major storm bringing torrential rain, high winds, flood surges and heavy snow has made landfall on the east US coast



North America, Disasters Animal Accident Timeline ... See World Animal Accident timeline Top ^
2014 Sep. 9  New England  Hope Elephants co-founder James Laurita killed by elephant 2013 Aug.5   Canada Brothers strangled to death by python that escaped from Canadian pet store
2011 Oct.19  Ohio  Ohio police hunt escaped animals



North America, Disasters Aviation Disasters Timeline ... See World Aviation Disasters timeline Top ^
2014 Aug. 27  Virginia  US F-15 military jet crashes in Virginia Jul.17   Washington U.S. official: Missile shot down Malaysia Airlines plane
2013 Jul.22   New York Ten hurt as NY plane's wheel fails Jul.6   San Francisco Bay Area   Jet crash-lands at San Francisco International   A Boeing 777 aircraft has crash-landed at San Francisco international airport, killing at least two people and injuring dozens more 2011 Sep.16  Nevada  Air race crash: 9 people killed, 52 injured 2009 Oct.15   Colorado 'Balloon boy' found alive at home Aug.8  Manhattan  Helicopter and plane collide, 9 died Jun.18  New Jersey  Jetliner lands safely after pilot dies Feb.12   Upstate New York 50 die after plane crashes into house Jan.15   New York Airplane crash-lands into Hudson River   A US Airways plane with 155 people on board went into a chilly river, apparently after striking birds upon takeoff from LaGuardia Airport 2008 Oct.2  California  Fossett plane found 2007 Sep.4   Nevada Famed flier Fossett missing 2006 Aug.27  Kentucky  49 dead in plane crash 2005 Aug.2  Toronto  All survive Air France jet crash and fire 2001 Nov.12   New York Jet crashes, killing 260 Sep.11  Pennsylvania  United Airlines Flight 93 crashed Sep.11   Manhattan   Terror attacks hit U.S.   3 commercial jets crash into World Trade Center and Pentagon. Both towers collapsed. United Airlines plane crashed 2000 Apr.8  Arizona  Osprey plane crash kills 19 marines Feb.1  California  Jet bound for S.F. plunges into see



North America, Disasters Environmental Timeline ... See World Environmental timeline Top ^
2010 Dec.15  Washington  U.S. to sue BP over Gulf of Mexico oil spill Sep.19  Louisiana  Gulf well permanently plugged, U.S. says Jul.15   Louisiana BP says oil has stopped leaking
May.30   Washington Oil leak 'worst US environment disaster' Apr.21   Louisiana   Oil spill after blast on oil rig  A 'catastrophic' explosion aboard an oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico engulfed the drilling platform in flames



North America, Disasters Structure Collapse Timeline ... See World Structure Collapse timeline Top ^
2007 Aug.1   Minnesota Bridge collapses into Mississippi




North America, Disasters Suicide Timeline ... See World Suicide timeline Top ^
2014 Aug.11   San Francisco Bay Area Actor Robin Williams found dead at home   US actor Robin Williams has been found dead, aged 63, in an apparent suicide, police say. Williams won an Oscar for his role in Good Will Hu...



North America, Disasters Railroad Disasters Timeline ... See World Railroad Disasters timeline Top ^
2013 Dec.2  New York  Crashed New York train 'going 82mph' Dec.1   New York New York train crash kills four
Jul.11   Canada 20 dead, 30 presumed dead in Quebec oil train crash Jul.6   Canada   Fuel train explodes in Canadian town Map of Lac-Megantic Canada
  A train carrying petrochemicals has exploded in Lac-Megantic, forcing the evacuation of up to 1,000 people
2008 Sep.12   Los Angeles 24 killed, 135 injured in train collision



North America, Disasters Rescue Timeline ... See World Rescue timeline Top ^
2005 Sep.3  New Orleans  Massive airlift rescues thousands Sep.1  New Orleans  'Desperate SOS' for city 2001 Sep.13  New York  5,000 people remain missing



North America, Disasters Space Disasters Timeline ... See World Space Disasters timeline Top ^
2003 Feb.1   Texas   Space shuttle and crew lost  Columbia broke up as it descended toward a planned landing, showering debris across southeastern Texas



North America, Disasters Explosion Timeline ... See World Explosion timeline Top ^
2014 Aug. 31  North Mexico  Accidental blast in customs building kills 1 at US border Mar.12  Manhattan  Three killed in NY buildings blast 2013 Apr.17   Texas Explosion at Texas fertiliser plant   Many people are reported to be injured and others are trapped in burning buildings after an explosion at at the West Fertilizer plant near W...