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Seoul mayor found dead after leaving message ‘like a will’

07 July, 2020 11:03 pm 11:03 pm

SEOUL (Reuters) – Longtime Seoul City Mayor Park Won-soon was found dead, police said on Friday, after his daughter reported him missing saying he had left a message ‘like a will’. After a search involving hundreds of police, the mayor’s body was found at Mt Bugak in northern Seoul around midnight, near where his phone … Read More


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Shooting at California Walmart distribution center leaves two dead, four in...

06 June, 2020 4:35 pm 4:35 pm

CALIFORNIA (Reuters) – A shooting at a Walmart distribution center in Red Bluff, California, killed at least two people and injured four others late on Saturday, officials said. The incident started around 3:30 pm Pacific Time, according to the office of the local sheriff. Tehama County’s assistant sheriff said the attacker circled the center’s parking … Read More


Five, dead, Kabul, suicide attack

At least five dead in Kabul suicide attack

02 February, 2020 12:05 pm 12:05 pm

KABUL (AFP) – A suicide attack rocked the Afghan capital Kabul early Tuesday killing at least five people, officials said, in what was the first major assault in the city in months. No group immediately claimed responsibility for the attack, which comes after nearly three months of relative calm in the capital. “This morning at … Read More


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Woman declared dead by doctors found alive in Karachi

01 January, 2020 9:57 pm 9:57 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – A woman in Karachi, who was declared dead by doctors on Wednesday and placed in a morgue refrigerator was actually still alive. She was eventually found alive when she stood on her feet during her final rights were being performed at the mortuary in the metropolis. According to reports, 80-year-old Rashida … Read More


Taiwan, military, chief, eight, dead, helicopter, forced landing

Taiwan military chief among eight dead as helicopter makes forced landing

01 January, 2020 12:54 pm 12:54 pm

TAIPEI (Reuters) – Taiwan’s top military official was among eight people killed on Thursday after the helicopter carrying them made a forced landing in a mountainous area near the capital Taipei, the defence ministry said. The main portion of the helicopter lay in a northern forest wreathed in mist, with its blades shattered into pieces, … Read More


Twelve, dead, missing, Australia, counts, cost, devastating, bushfires

Twelve dead, several missing as Australia counts the cost of devastating bu...

01 January, 2020 10:56 am 10:56 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – A third person was confirmed dead on Wednesday in devastating bushfires that engulfed Australia’s southeast coast this week and a fourth was missing and feared dead, as navy ships rushed to provide supplies and assist with evacuations. Twelve people have now lost their lives in fire-related deaths across Australia since blazes broke … Read More


Six dead, including a cop and two suspects, in New Jersey shooting

12 December, 2019 10:11 am 10:11 am

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Six people, including a police officer and two suspected gunmen, were killed in an hours-long shootout that unfolded on Tuesday afternoon near a cemetery and a kosher grocery store in Jersey City, New Jersey, police said. The two suspects killed acted alone, Jersey City Police Chief Michael Kelly told a news … Read More


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London Bridge attack: Britain to honour its dead with vigil

12 December, 2019 4:10 pm 4:10 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain will on Monday honour the two people who were killed when a militant knife man went on a stabbing spree near London Bridge in an attack that has thrust criminal justice to the centre of the election campaign. Jack Merritt, 25, and Saskia Jones, 23, were killed on Friday when Usman … Read More


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Two children dead, one missing in Arizona floods as winter storm blankets U...

12 December, 2019 8:39 am 8:39 am

PHOENIX (Reuters) – Two children were found dead and another was missing in Arizona after the vehicle they were in became stuck while crossing a storm-swollen forest creek outside Phoenix, part of a post-Thanksgiving winter storm that pummeled wide swathes of the country. The storm system has been slowly moving eastward across the United States, … Read More


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Dead deer found in Thailand with stomach full of plastic waste

11 November, 2019 8:52 pm 8:52 pm

BANGKOK (Reuters) – A wild deer has been found dead in a national park in northern Thailand with seven kilograms of plastic waste and other trash in its stomach. The 10-year-old deer, weighing about 200 kilograms, was discovered by national park rangers on Monday at the Khun Sathan National Park in northern Nan province. Officials … Read More


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Australian bushfires kill three, destroy at least 150 homes

11 November, 2019 9:03 am 9:03 am

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Three people have died, four are missing and at least 150 homes have been destroyed as bushfires rage across eastern Australia, authorities said on Saturday. The New South Wales Rural Fire Service (NSW RFS) confirmed two people had been killed by a fire near Glen Innes, more than 550 km (340 miles) … Read More


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UK police say three boys among Vietnamese truck victims, consulting over re...

11 November, 2019 8:35 am 8:35 am

LONDON (Reuters) – British police released the names of the 39 Vietnamese victims, including three boys, found dead in the back of a truck near London last month and said consultations had begun with Hanoi over repatriation of the bodies. The 31 males and eight women were found in a truck container on an industrial … Read More


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Police say all 39 people found dead in UK truck were Vietnamese

11 November, 2019 9:59 pm 9:59 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – The 39 people who were found dead in the back of a refrigerated truck after being smuggled into Britain last month all came from Vietnam and have been formally identified. The discovery of the bodies in a container on an industrial estate near London has shone a spotlight on the illicit trade … Read More


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Victims found dead in truck in UK were Chinese: ITV News

10 October, 2019 5:04 pm 5:04 pm

LONDON (Reuters) — The 39 people found dead in the back of a truck near London were Chinese, ITV News reported on Thursday, as police questioned the driver of the vehicle who was detained on suspicion of murder. Paramedics and police found the bodies of 38 adults and one teenager early on Wednesday in a … Read More


Thousands, flee, hundreds, reported, dead, Turkish attack, US-allied Kurds, Syria

Thousands flee, hundreds reported dead in Turkish attack on US-allied Kurds...

10 October, 2019 8:05 am 8:05 am

ISTANBUL/ANKARA (Reuters) – Turkey pounded Kurdish militia in northeast Syria for a second day on Thursday, forcing tens of thousands of people to flee and killing at least dozens of people in a cross-border assault on US allies that has turned the Washington establishment against President Donald Trump. The offensive against the Syrian Democratic Forces … Read More