NPR's Susan Davis talks to Outside magazine editor Grayson Schaffer about the recent deaths of climbers on Mount Everest.
What a 'flipped' classroom looks like
Clintondale High, just outside of Detroit, is the nation's first completely flipped school, meaning teachers record lectures for students to watch online out...
This Is What The Wylie Way Looks Like
When we launched The Wylie Way as part of our character education program we wanted to recognize those individuals and groups that make a difference, not jus...
He Looks At Tuberculosis Death Toll And Wonders Why You're Not Worried
"Nobody is safe from it," says South Africa's health minister.
Why Is the Rising Death Toll in the Nepal Earthquake Still Lower Than Predictions?
The death toll from Nepal’s major earthquake will keep rising, but in Katmandu losses are clearly lower than some predictions.
Mudslide death toll hits 28; financial losses reach $10 million
The official death toll from Washington's mudslide has increased to 28, with the Snohomish County medical examiner's office saying 22 victims have been positively identified. That's up from 24 dead with 18 identified on Monday.
Authorities: Death Toll Climbs To 20 In California Mudslides
Authorities say the death toll has climbed to 20 after a body was discovered in Southern California’s devastating mudslide, but provided no information on the victim’s identity, The Washington Post reported Sunday. Meanwhile, The Associated Press reports four people remain missing after last week’s flash floods in coastal Montecito, quoting Santa Barbara County spokesman Justin Cooper. The amount of mud and debris have made search and rescue mission difficult, the report said. Several areas in
Florence death toll rises to 20 in the Carolinas
The body of an elderly man was found next to his submerged sedan this morning, according to North Carolina's Union County Sheriff Department spokesman Tony Underwood.
California Camp Fire Death toll up to 23, 100 still missing!
Motorists abandoned their vehicles in the road Friday as the explosive Camp fire advanced on Paradise, Calif. (Credit: Mason Trinca/ Los Angeles Times) The air thick with smoke from a ferocious...
Indonesia tsunami: Death toll rises to 62; 20 still missing
Scientists say the tsunami could have been caused by the eruption of Anak Krakatau, a volcanic island formed over years from the nearby Krakatau volcano.
Death toll rises to 13 in southwest China boat accident
Source: Xinhua| 2019-05-27 10:07:28| Editor: Liangyu Video Player Close GUIYANG, May 27 (Xinhua) -- The death toll in a boat accident in southwest China's Guizhou Province Thursday has risen to 13 after rescuers recovered all the bodies over the weekend, local authorities said Monday The Zhenfeng county government said that there were 29 people on board, when the boat capsized at 6:30 p.m. Thursday on the…
Death toll rises to 20 in Siberian floods, 8 still missing
MOSCOW (AP) — Russian authorities say that at least 20 people have died and eight are missing in massive floods in southeastern Siberia. The Emergency Ministry's regional branch said Wednesday that five of the 13 people missing have been rescued and the search for those still unaccounted is under way. The floods that followed torrential rains swept 55 towns and villages in the Irkutsk region, affecting 4,000 houses. Officials said that thousands were evacuated and 191 have been hospitalized.
Myanmar Landslide Death Toll Passes 100; At Least 100 Still Missing
A landslide near a jade mine in northern Myanmar killed more than 90 people, local authorities said, and there are fears for at least 100 others who are still missing.
Taiwan quake death toll rises to 10
Source: Xinhua| 2018-02-08 23:29:55| Editor: Liangyu Video Player Close Photo taken on Feb. 8, 2018 shows the damaged Yun Men Tusi Ti building in Hualien, southeast China's Taiwan. A powerful earthquake has killed at least 10 in Taiwan's Hualien County, leaving 272 injured and seven still missing. (Xinhua/Yue Yuewei) TAIPEI, Feb. 8 (Xinhua) -- A powerful earthquake has killed at least 10 in Taiwan's Hualien County…
How the Rescued Life Looks
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Somalia: Drought Death Toll Surpasses 100
Severe drought is causing major problems in Somalia.
Waverly Motel in East Ridge to reopen with new rules and restrictions
A motel that was shut down recently will be back open for business after the Hamilton County Health Department says it passed a second inspection. WTVC. Less than a week ago, the inside of the Waverly Motel looked like this: sinks filled with dark liquid surrounded by trash. Waverly Motel (Image: City of East Ridge) Tonight, the East Ridge City Council agreed to let the motel resume operations, under new rules and restrictions. "Clean that place up.
Hurricane death toll climbs to 20
FREEPORT, Bahamas -- The ground crunched under Greg Alem's feet on Wednesday as he walked over the ruins of his home, laid waste by Hurricane Dorian. He touched a splintered
101 Fwy closed indefinitely in Montecito as death toll rises to 19
The reopening of the 101 Freeway in Montecito became indefinite Saturday as crews searched for missing people and cleared out mud, water and debris from a portion of the highway.
Death toll in Legionnaires' outbreak in Illinois rises to 10
The death toll from an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease in Quincy, Illinois, has risen to 10, all but one of them at a home for military veterans, public health officials said on Wednesday.