Why are markets falling, and are we heading for global recession?
Financial markets nervously eye the US Federal Reserve as it moves to raise interest rates
Why Raila struggled, narrowly won Migori
Deputy President William Ruto yesterday accused the ODM party of “hate-filled obsession" with him amid claims that he had a hand in the just concluded Migori by-election. Through his spokesman David Mugonyi, Ruto said he did not understand why the party and its leaders were dragging his name into everything. He said the “the anti-Ruto spectacle in ODM is evidence of failure of reason and perspective".
Plane nosedives, narrowly avoids car before crashing
A small plane nosedived, careened across a busy highway, and narrowly missed hitting a vehicle on Tuesday in Ontario. The frightening incident was all captured...
Watch: Flying puck narrowly misses NHL analyst, before smashing into camera
NBC Sports commentator Pierre McGuire had a very close shave with the puck.
How I Narrowly Avoided a Major Student Loan Refinancing Mistake
Before refinancing your student loans, make sure to read the fine print. Click here to learn how I almost made a major mistake with my student loans.
How the U.S. Narrowly Avoided Nuclear Disaster at an Arkansas Missile Complex
In “Command and Control,” director Robert Kenner and writer Eric Schlosser present minute-by-minute accounts of the deadly accident.
How Eric Carr Narrowly Avoided Becoming Kiss' 'Chicken Man'
A look at how Eric Carr almost became Kiss Chicken Man.
Watch what happens when boater narrowly avoids water spout
A boater taking his sons out for the day in the waters off Key Biscayne Sunday records water spout about half a mile away.
Leaf blowers contributing to 'insect armageddon' and should be avoided, German government warns
Environment ministry stops short of decreeing outright ban
How to reduce your risk of falling
Watch our tips on practical things you can do to avoid falling in later life. To read more advice on avoid falls, visit www.ageuk.org.uk/fallsadvice
10 Famous People Who Narrowly Avoided Untimely Deaths
We’ve all heard of famous figures who have had brushes with death, from surviving assassination attempts to simply being in the wrong place at the wrong ti
How a narrowly avoided croc attack kickstarted a multi-million-dollar industry
Fifty years ago, two Polish immigrants incidentally kickstarted an industry that would go on to supply the world's high-end fashion houses with luxury goods.
How The 'Rosetta' Comet Discovery Narrowly Avoided The Soviet Dustbin
The speeding comet that a European spacecraft has landed on was discovered by a Soviet astronomer who nearly tossed a key photograph of the celestial body in the waste basket.
How to Prepare for the Next Recession: Automate the Rescue Plan
Deciding in advance how the government fights downturns could make them less severe and avoid political gridlock.
Brett Kavanaugh was just very narrowly confirmed for the Supreme Court. It shows how partisan...
He ascends to the court as one of the most unpopular Supreme Court nominees in modern history.
How Grand Central Terminal Narrowly Avoided Being Turned Into A 50-Story Office Tower
Fred Papert, one of the organizers of the movement to save the terminal, passed away on Friday.
US and Russian warships come within 100 feet of each other, narrowly avoid collision, Navy says
The USS Chancellorsville avoided a near-collision with a Russian Udaloy I class destroyer Friday morning in the Philippine Sea, with the ships coming between 50 to 100 feet of each other, according to a 7th Fleet statement.
How the Man Who Brought the Cherry Blossoms to Washington Narrowly Avoided a Diplomatic Crisis
The story behind the trees is far more fraught and dramatic than bright blooms on a sunny day. And they came close to not arriving at all.
George H.W. Bush narrowly avoided being eaten by cannibals 74 years before his death
The former president's plane was shot down over the Pacific, but he escaped capture by the Japanese, whose prisoners were sometimes beaten, tortured, beheaded and even eaten.
30 years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, what does it mean to be German today?
What it was like growing up in the volatile nation? William Cook revisits old family haunts and talks to Germans about the changes that have taken place in the past three decades