Saudi Aramco housing complex blaze kills 11, hurts 219

Aug 31, 2015

Saudi Aramco housing complex blaze kills 11, hurts 219

At least 11 people were killed and 219 injured in Saudi Arabia Sunday when a fire broke out at a residential complex housing employees of oil giant Saudi Aramco, authorities said. The fire started in the basement of a tower in the eastern city ...

Aug 3, 2015

Body found on ferry burning near Hokkaido

The Japan Coast Guard said Monday a search team found a body believed to be that of a missing crew member from the ferry that caught fire off last week off Tomakomai, Hokkaido. Kunihiko Orita, 44, the ship’s second officer, went missing after rushing ...

Truck fire in Connecticut scorches famed Deepsea Challenger sub

Jul 24, 2015

Truck fire in Connecticut scorches famed Deepsea Challenger sub

The submarine that visited the deepest spot in the world’s oceans has been scorched when a truck transporting the vessel caught fire on a U.S. highway. State Police responded to the Thursday fire while the Deepsea Challenger was on a truck be transported along ...

Jul 8, 2015

Father arrested over deadly house fire had 'worries at workplace'

The father arrested on suspicion of setting fire to his house in southwestern Japan has told police that he “had worries at the workplace,” investigative sources said Wednesday. Police have learned that Kenichiro Suemune, a 40-year-old lieutenant in the Maritime Self-Defense Force, who allegedly ...