China gas factory blast kills at least 12
At least 12 people have died in a powerful explosion that ripped through a gas plant in central China. Reports said the force of the blast shattered windows and blew out doors as far as 3 kilometers away.
Russian deep-sea submarine fire kills 14 people
Even after extinguishing the fire, the soldiers died from smoke inhalation. Authorities have launched an investigation "to establish the cause of the incident."
Ex-James Bond actor Roger Moore dies
British actor Roger Moore, best known for his role playing secret agent 007, has died aged 89.
Syrian death toll passes 100
At least 112 people have died after a bomb a bomb hit buses carrying evacuees on Saturday from besieged Syrian towns, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.
California police officer killed in high speed chase
Sacramento police are mourning the loss of Highway Patrol officer Lucas Chellew who died when he lost control of his motorcycle while pursuing a suspect.
Jazz singer Al Jarreau dies at 76
Singer Al Jarreau, a multiple Grammy winner known for his smooth voice and scat singing skills on jazz and R&B songs, has died.
Powerful quake kills at least six in southern Philippines
At least six people died and more than a hundred injured after a powerful quake struck the southern Philippine island of Mindanao.