Accidents

9 firefighters hospitalized in Florida after ship explosion

Jun 5, 2020

Authorities say nine firefighters responding to a fire aboard a ship in Florida have been hospitalized after the ship exploded

Spouse of broadcaster killed in Louisiana plane crash sues

May 18, 2020

The husband of a broadcast journalist who was killed in a Louisiana plane crash along with four others has filed a lawsuit against the aircraft’s owners and insurers, as well as the pilot’s estate

American pilot dies in light plane crash in Indonesia

May 12, 2020

An American pilot has died after her light plane crashed into a lake while delivering humanitarian supplies in Indonesia’s easternmost province of Papua

Croatian air force plane crashes. killing 2 crew members

May 7, 2020

Croatia’s Defense Ministry says an air force training plane has crashed and two crew members were killed

China exonerates doctor reprimanded for warning of virus

Mar 20, 2020

China has taken the highly unusual move of exonerating a doctor who was reprimanded for warning about the coronavirus outbreak and later died of the disease

Car hits crowd at German carnival; several injured

Feb 24, 2020

Police in Germany say several people have been injured after a car drove into a crowd at a Carnival procession

Charter bus rollover kills 3, injures 18 outside San Diego

Feb 22, 2020

A charter bus has rolled down an embankment off a Southern California highway, killing three people and injuring 18 others

Plane skids off runway in Istanbul, breaks into pieces

Feb 5, 2020

A plane has skidded off the runway at Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen airport, crashing into a road

Air Canada flight due to make emergency landing in Madrid

Feb 3, 2020

Spain's port operator AENA says an Air Canada Boeing 767 aircraft is to make an emergency landing at the airport in Madrid after reporting technical problems. The Toronto-bound flight AC837 departed from the Adolfo Suárez-Barajas international airport earlier Monday

No contest plea in crash that killed workers after hurricane

Jan 24, 2020

A man prosecutors say was high on drugs when his pickup truck fatally struck three utility workers fixing power lines in the Florida Panhandle after Hurricane Michael faces the possibility of life in prison

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