Truckload of Takata inflators explodes in Texas, killing woman

Aug 30, 2016

Truckload of Takata inflators explodes in Texas, killing woman

Air bag maker Takata Corp.’s troubles worsened Monday as the company confirmed that a truck carrying its inflators and a volatile chemical exploded last week in a Texas border town, killing a woman and injuring four others. The truck, operated by a subcontractor, crashed, ...

Aug 29, 2016

10 dead, 32 injured as China bus flips over

Ten people were killed and dozens injured when a bus overturned on a highway in southern China, authorities said. The government of the Guangxi Autonomous Region said the accident occurred Sunday when the bus flipped over as it was approaching its final stop in ...

Aug 10, 2016

Eleven premature babies die in fire at Baghdad hospital

At least 11 prematurely born babies were killed in a fire that broke out in the early hours of Wednesday on a maternity ward in a Baghdad hospital, the health ministry said. It said an electrical fault probably caused the fire. Seven other babies ...