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The death toll from the fires in Northern California went up to 31 on Thursday. Authorities are examining the destruction from the worst series of fires to hit the state in eight decades, as the blazes continue to burn, forcing people from their houses. According to the Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, about 190,000 […]

The death toll in the earthquake near Mexico City now stands at 237. The 7.1-magnitude temblor struck about 90 miles southeast of the city on Tuesday, collapsing at least 50 buildings — most of which were built before the famed 1985 earthquake there and were not up to new building codes. Meanwhile, rescuers are still […]

British authorities can now confirm that 79 people are dead or missing after last week’s fire at a high-rise apartment building in London. The police commander released a statement putting the death toll number at 79, which was up from an earlier figure of 58. Investigators are considering criminal charges against the building’s managers who […]