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Sep 21, 2018

Over 40 killed when Lake Victoria ferry capsizes and sinks: Tanzania

More than 40 people died on Thursday when a ferry capsized in the south of Victoria, Africa's largest lake, a Tanzanian government spokesman said. "According to reports that President John Magufuli has just received from the authorities in Mwanza, the toll now stands at more ...

Mediterranean crossings 'deadlier than ever': U.N.

/ Sep 4, 2018

Mediterranean crossings 'deadlier than ever': U.N.

Even as the number of migrants and refugees crossing the Mediterranean to Europe has fallen sharply, the likelihood of dying during the dangerous voyage has risen significantly, the U.N. said Monday. Between January and July, more than 58,000 asylum seekers and migrants reached Europe's shores ...

Four missing after boats collide and sink on Colorado River

Sep 3, 2018

Four missing after boats collide and sink on Colorado River

Four people are missing after two boats crashed and sank on the Colorado River, ejecting more than a dozen people who were on board, authorities said Sunday. A recreational boat carrying 10 people and another vessel with six people on board collided head-on Saturday night ...