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Death Wish coffee recall over botulism concerns

New York firm Death Wish Coffee has recalled a cold coffee range after tests showed there was potential for the drink to contain a deadly toxin. Specialist tests showed there was a “remote” chance, the company said, that its production process for the...
At least 220 dead as Mexico death toll rises

At least 220 dead as Mexico death toll rises

Rescue teams in Mexico are working round the clock to search for survivors of a devastating earthquake, with the number killed expected to top 220. Authorities fear that the death toll from the 7.1 scale quake may yet rise as volunteers and professional teams comb...
Death toll from Irma rises in the Caribbean

Death toll from Irma rises in the Caribbean

Hurricane Irma may now be weakening, but the former category five storm has left a clear trail of death and devastation in her wake. Dozens of people have been killed after Irma raged westward from Antigua to Cuba, destroying several small islands. Homes were...
Mexico earthquake: Death toll rises to 90

Mexico earthquake: Death toll rises to 90

Mexico earthquake: Death toll rises to 90 10 September 2017 From the section Latin America & Caribbean Image copyright AFP Image caption Some properties in the state of Oaxaca have been reduced to rubble At least 90 people have died in Thursday’s 8.1...

Father kills himself over toddler's gun death

A father killed himself moments after his two-year-old son found a loaded gun and shot himself, authorities in South Carolina say. Keon Myers, 38, shot himself in the head following a short stand-off with police during which he refused to drop his weapon. Officers...
India Mumbai blasts 1993: Two sentenced to death

India Mumbai blasts 1993: Two sentenced to death

India Mumbai blasts 1993: Two sentenced to death 7 September 2017 From the section India Image copyright AFP Image caption The bombings killed 257 people in Mumbai A court in the Indian city of Mumbai has sentenced two men to death for their role in bomb attacks in...
Has anything changed since Alan Kurdi's death?

Has anything changed since Alan Kurdi's death?

The body of a two-year-old child, face down on the shoreline and alone, was a chilling reminder of the suffering of refugees attempting to reach Europe. Photographs of Alan Kurdi, who was drowned in the Mediterranean on 2 September while fleeing war in Syria, was...
Mumbai death toll rises to 33

Mumbai death toll rises to 33

The number of people killed in a Mumbai building collapse has risen to 33, as rescuers still search for survivors beneath the rubble. The condemned 117-year-old Hussain building collapsed following heavy rain in India’s financial district and had 11 families...

“Death In the Terminal” Exclusive Trailer

New documentary reconstructs a terrorist incident with chilling real-time footage. BuzzFeed News has partnered with Topic to present this award-winning Israeli documentary from the producers behind “Zero Dark Thirty”. Told through multiple perspectives and...
Spain terror attacks death toll rises to 16

Spain terror attacks death toll rises to 16

The death toll from the terrorist attacks in Spain has risen to 16. “This morning a 51-year-old German woman died after being treated in a critical condition in hospital,” a Spanish civil defence agency stated. It is not yet clear which of the twin...
'Selfish' tourists blamed for baby dolphin death

'Selfish' tourists blamed for baby dolphin death

‘Selfish’ tourists blamed for baby dolphin death 16 August 2017 From the section Europe Image copyright Equinac Image caption Tourists touching the baby dolphin on the beach in southern Spain A baby dolphin has died after it was surrounded by tourists...
Double death baffles French police

Double death baffles French police

Double death baffles French police 5 August 2017 From the section Europe French authorities are investigating the mysterious death of two friends whose bodies were found in a back garden bearing no sign of violence. Lucien Pérot, 69, and Olivier Boudin, 38, appear to...
FBI holds suspect after woman's death on cruise

FBI holds suspect after woman's death on cruise

The FBI has arrested a suspect after the death of a woman on a cruise ship. The 39-year-old from Utah died on Tuesday night after what was described as a domestic dispute on the Emerald Princess in waters off Alaska. The US attorney’s office says it plans to...
Ohio State Fair ride accident results in death

Ohio State Fair ride accident results in death

Ohio State Fair ride accident results in death 27 July 2017 From the section US & Canada Image copyright Bruce Lamm / Reuters Image caption The “fireball” ride threw its passengers into the air, reports say One person has been killed and several...
'House of horrors' killers sentenced to death

'House of horrors' killers sentenced to death

A wealthy businessman and his servant have been sentenced to death for the rape and murder of a 20-year-old woman, whose skeleton was found with the bodies of 18 other victims. Moninder Singh Pandher and his groundskeeper Surinder Koli were found guilty of killing...
Death of world's oldest manatee investigated

Death of world's oldest manatee investigated

An investigation is under way into the death of the world’s oldest manatee – just a day after a huge party to celebrate his 69th birthday. Snooty, who was born in 1948, was found dead at South Florida Museum on Sunday, after what staff described as a...
Linkin Park cancel US tour after Bennington's death

Linkin Park cancel US tour after Bennington's death

Linkin Park have cancelled their North American tour following the suicide of frontman Chester Bennington. Promoters Live Nation promised refunds to all ticket-holders as they made the announcement via Twitter on Friday night, a day after news broke that Bennington...
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