Local news outlets have reported that at least 30 firefighters may have been inside Tehran’s Plasco tower when it collapsed following a blaze. Dozens of injuries were reported but the number of fatalities is not yet known.
DJs and revellers at the BPM Festival in Playa del Carmen posted footage and images of scenes of panic on social media. Organizers confirmed that 12 people had also been wounded.
The president-elect tweeted that a controversial dossier published by BuzzFeed News this week contained “phony allegations” and was “probably released by ‘Intelligence’ even knowing there is no proof.”
UPDATE: Fadi Qunbar, 28, has been identified as the assailant, with the Israeli military also naming the four soldiers who were killed in the attack.
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An Afriqiyah Airways plane landed on the Mediterranean island with 118 people on board following a possible hijacking, Malta’s prime minister said. However, all those on board left safely after a few hours.
Twelve people died after a man driving a truck rammed into a crowded Christmas market in the German capital on Monday. This is what we know so far about the victims.
Only a handful of electors refused to vote for the candidate who won their state.
About 45,000 people have been left homeless following the magnitude-6.5 quake.
Pakistan International Airlines flight PK-661 crashed after disappearing off radar en route to Islamabad.
The retired neurosurgeon had previously suggested that he would not be well-suited to joining Donald Trump’s administration due to his lack of government experience, but last week said he was thinking over the position.
The president-elect initially criticized “professional protesters incited by the media”, before saying he “loved the fact small groups of protesters” were showing “passion” just hours later.
The country’s Deputy Foreign Minister did not confirm who the contacts were or what was discussed but said work would “continue” and that they “know most of the people from [Trump’s] entourage”.
The revelation comes just days after a Chinese monkey predicted a Trump win. WHO ARE WE TO TRUST?
Scott Michael Greene, 46, was arrested and charged first-degree murder for the fatal shootings of two police officers in two different locations 20 minutes apart.
A raging dumpster fire of a year = actually fire Halloween costumes.
Dozens died and 117 were wounded after militants staged a nighttime raid on a training facility in Quetta.
The singer-songwriter was announced as this year’s laureate last Thursday. However, the committee hasn’t been able to talk to him since then, the Swedish Academy confirmed to BuzzFeed News on Wednesday.
The wounded boy’s injuries have been described as “life-changing” by Essex police.