Jul 13, 2016

Misstep, 400-foot fall claim Florida woman at Grand Canyon

A Florida woman accidentally stepped off an edge at Grand Canyon National Park and plummeted hundreds of feet to her death. Officials say 35-year-old Colleen Burns of Orlando fell at Ooh Aah Point on Friday, about a mile down the popular South Kaibab Trail. ...

Jul 3, 2016

Uganda expressway pile-up kills 20, leaves several injured

A pile-up on a busy highway outside the Ugandan capital of Kampala left at least 20 people dead Sunday and injured several more, some seriously, police said. “Twenty people have so far died and several are in hospital with major injuries,” area police spokesman ...

ASDF jet disappears from radar over southwestern Japan

Apr 6, 2016

ASDF jet disappears from radar over southwestern Japan

An Air Self-Defense Force jet carrying six people disappeared from radar over Kagoshima Prefecture on Wednesday afternoon, the ASDF announced. The U-125 disappeared from radar at around 2:35 p.m. while it was flying about 10 km north of the Maritime Self-Defense Force’s Kanoya base ...