(LONDON) -- Though Yasmeen Lari, co-founder of the disaster relief nonprofit Heritage Foundation of Pakistan, is no stranger to distress, she felt “devastated” by one recent photo, which captured a now-deceased mother’s birth as witnesses pulled her infant out of the muddy water. Pakistan received... Read More.
(LONDON) -- Europe’s scorching drought has revealed the hulks of dozens of German warships that became submerged during World War Two near Serbia's river port town of Prahovo. The ships, sunken on Danube River, were part of Nazi Germany's Black Sea fleet in 1944 as... Read More.
(ATLANTA) -- Brianna Grier, the Georgia woman who died after falling out of a police car last month, died from a severe blunt force injury to the head, according to the preliminary findings of an independent autopsy ordered by her family. "In this case, the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As the heat hovering over much of the country continues, residents on the East Coast will soon have another extreme weather event to contend with: severe storms. More than 52 million people living along the Interstate 95 corridor will be under threat... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Former Vice President Al Gore said Sunday that now is the time to act on climate change as the U.S. experiences record heat and wildfires rage across Europe. "They're saying that if we don't stop using our atmosphere as an open sewer,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Six of the 13 Turpin siblings who were rescued in 2018 from a life of captivity in their parents' Perris, California, home have filed a lawsuit against Riverside County and the private foster care agency tasked with protecting them, alleging they suffered "severe abuse... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Excessive heat warnings are in effect across much of the southern U.S. heading into a weekend with potentially record-breaking temperatures. As of Friday morning, 13 states are on heat alert and temperatures will reach triple digits in parts of the south, with... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Seventy-eight million Americans across 18 states will face dangerous heat and severe weather throughout the end of the week. The National Weather Service reports that temperatures ranging from the upper 90s to the low 100s are expected across Kansas, Oklahoma, Missouri, eastern... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The East Coast is getting hit with severe weather this holiday weekend. Tropical storm warnings are in effect for the Carolinas as a storm moves through the region, while millions of people are bracing for severe storms in the Northeast. The National Hurricane Center... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Food and Drug Administration issued a new alert this week, warning parents not to use baby neck floats on their children, particularly those with special needs, as part of a water therapy program because doing so could be fatal or lead... Read More.
(LONDON) -- An estimated 185,000 children in eastern Ethiopia are suffering from severe malnutrition as the region experiences a “once-in-a-lifetime” drought, the charity Save the Children said on Thursday. UNICEF previously warned of an “explosion of child deaths” in the Horn of Africa without immediate... Read More.
(STURGIS, Mich.) -- Less than two weeks after restarting production at its Sturgis, Michigan plant, Abbott said it has once again been forced to halt baby formula production after thunderstorms flooded part of the facility. "These torrential storms produced significant rainfall in a short period... Read More.