Dozens dead in Washington, Oregon as heat wave takes its toll

(PORTLAND, Ore.) -- Unrelenting heat waves are still pounding the Northeast and Pacific Northwest -- but cooler weather is on its way for East Coast residents. Heat is a silent killer. On average, more people die from heat than any other severe weather, including tornadoes, hurricanes... Read More.

Dozens killed in stampede at Israeli holy site

(JERUSALEM) -- Dozens have been killed and many more injured in a stampede late Thursday in Israel at Mount Meron during Lag BaOmer festivities. Magen Daviv Adom, Israel's national emergency medical services, said there were "dozens" killed, but did not offer specific numbers. It also... Read More.