Bomb that killed 40 children in Yemen was supplied by the US

Working with local Yemeni journalists and munitions experts, CNN has established that the weapon that left dozens of children dead on August 9 was a 500-pound (227 kilogram) laser-guided MK 82 bomb made by Lockheed Martin, one of the top…

India monsoon: at least 324 killed in Kerala floods as rescuers work to evacuate survivors

Rescuers have used helicopters and boats to evacuate thousands of people stranded on their rooftops following unprecedented flooding in the southern Indian state of Kerala that killed more than 320 people, officials said. Key points: Some hospitals are facing shortages…

Italy Hunts for Blame in Bridge Collapse That Killed 38

What to Know Nearly 40 people are dead in the Genoa bridge collapse and rescue workers were still searching the rubble Wednesday Evacuations continued over fears that a part of the Morandi Bridge which is still standing could still come…

Italy Hunts for Blame in Bridge Collapse That Killed 38

What to Know Nearly 40 people are dead in the Genoa bridge collapse and rescue workers were still searching the rubble Wednesday Evacuations continued over fears that a part of the Morandi Bridge which is still standing could still come…

Italy looks for blame in collapse of bridge that killed at least 39

GENOA, Italy — As more bodies were pulled Wednesday from a mountain of jagged concrete and twisted steel left by a highway bridge collapse that killed 39, prosecutors focused on possible design flaws and past maintenance of the heavily used…

Scores Killed in Kabul Blast as Afghanistan Reels From Attacks

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Scores Killed in Kabul Blast as Afghanistan Reels From Attacks  U.S. News & World Report Suicide bomber targets Shiite students in Kabul, killing 48  Washington Times Commentary: The new face of Afghanistan’s war  Reuters The Latest: Afghan president…

Scores killed in Kabul blast as Afghanistan reels from attacks

KABUL (Reuters) – A suicide blast in a mainly Shi’ite area of Kabul killed at least 48 people on Wednesday, the latest in a wave of attacks that have killed hundreds of civilians, soldiers and policemen over recent days. Men…

Dozens killed in Afghanistan attacks as violence continues

KABUL (Reuters) – A Taliban attack on an Afghan military outpost killed up to 44 policemen and soldiers on Wednesday, while a separate suicide blast in Kabul killed at least 48 people as a relentless wave of violence continued across…

At least 35 people killed in Genoa bridge collapse: Italian police

MILAN (Reuters) – At least 35 people were killed when a bridge collapsed in the Italian port city of Genoa, police said on Wednesday after firemen worked through the night looking for any survivors buried under the rubble. “The latest…

At least 22 killed in Italy as motorway bridge collapse

Firefighters searched into the night on August 14 for survivors and bodies amid the rubble of a motorway bridge that collapsed in the morning in the northern Italian port city of Genoa, killing at least 22. While that remained the…