Bangladesh building collapse toll rises to 433 Rescuers found more bodies in the concrete debris of a collapsed garment factory building Thursday and authorities say it may take another five days to clear the rubble. In addition to the 433 confirmed dead, police report that 149 people are still missing in what has become the worst disaster for Bangladesh’s $20 billion-a-year garment industry. More
Jones called 'greatest country singer of all time' The country music world reacted with deep emotion upon learning of the death of legendary singer George Jones. Here's a sampling of quotes and tweets about Jones: "The world has lost the greatest country singer of all time. Amen." - Merle Haggard More
38 At least 36 dead as fire rages through Russian psychiatric hospital Thirty-eight people were feared dead after a fire raged through an isolated psychiatric hospital north of Moscow on Friday, killing some patients in their beds and others who were trapped by barred windows. Most of the patients died in their sleep inhaling the fumes as they were likely sedated by prescribed medicine, a police source told the RIA Novosti news agency. More
Student wrongly tied to Boston bombings found dead Reddit apologized for the 'dangerous speculation' on the site that pointed fingers at the student. A body pulled from the water off Indian Point Park in Rhode Island has been identified as the Brown University student mistakenly linked by amateur sleuths on a social media site to the Boston bombings. More
Cambria Co. man pleads guilty in beating death of father A man is being held on $2,000 bond after he was accused of posting a photo on Facebook that showed him with a baby and a gun. It's the highest-priced residential sales ever in the U.S. Couple Finds Evidence of 'Big Foot', They Say Can Taylor Swift and Tim ... 07/23/2014 - 11:22 am | View Link
Police: Georgia toddler's mother & father both researched hot-car deaths But a search warrant released Sunday said the woman went onto the Internet before the child's death to search for information about children dying in cars. Police say Cooper died after being left in the backseat of an SUV by his father June 18. Justin Ross ... 06/29/2014 - 10:40 pm | View Link
Two-year-old accidentally run over by father in Boytnon Beach BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. - A Boynton Beach family is grieving the loss of their two-year-old who deputies said was accidentally hit and killed by his father on Sunday. "He (neighbor) thought it was toys left in the street, once he came further he saw the child ... 06/23/2014 - 2:32 pm | View Link
Father Lewandowski suspended due to sexual allegations with minor A man is being held on $2,000 bond after he was accused of posting a photo on Facebook that showed him with a baby and a gun. A man who died in a climbing accident unknowingly bequeathed a valuable inheritance to his family - a rare coin struck after the ... 05/19/2014 - 6:03 am | View Link
One of two teenage girls pulled alive from plane wreck that killed her pilot father dies after four day fight Jeffrey Bronken, 53, pronounced dead at scene near Tampa, Florida Daughter Katherine Bronken, 15, has now died after four day fight Friend Keyana Linbo, also in plane, hospitalized and in stable condition The trio had flown from Chicago and may have been ... 03/27/2014 - 4:08 am | View Link
WORCESTER — In the days leading up to the 35th annual Pan-Mass Challenge on Saturday, signs are posted on local roads to ensure cyclists stay on course. Preparations are being made at the start in Sturbridge and the finish in Provincetown and at the various water stops along the way.
State police are stepping up enforcement along Interstates 94 and 90 in northern Indiana as part of an effort by 15 states to have no fatalities from Aug. 1-4 during what is being billed as the I-90/94 Challenge.
Wayne Reynolds, a leading Washington philanthropist, laid out an alternative plan in court hearings this week to save one of the nation's oldest museums and its college as a judge considers whether to break up the nearly 150-year-old Corcoran Gallery of Art.