Disasters and Accidents

A state of emergency has been declared as authorities struggle to combat wildfires that have already killed dozens and injured scores in the areas to the East and West of Athens.
Five more people remain in the cave. The boys’ 25-year-old coach, Ekkapol Chantawong, is believed to be among them, The Guardian reported.
At least two young soccer players have been rescued from the Tham Luang Cave in Thailand after weeks of uncertainty
It will take at least 11 hours for the first person to emerge, authorities said.
It is feared the monsoon rains may make rescue efforts 'almost impossible' for months.
It is feared the storm may make rescue efforts 'almost impossible' for months.
The 10-metre rocket was developed by a privately owned startup company, which has now racked up two failed attempts.
Haiti has expelled charity Oxfam GB after claims of sexual misconduct, as charities flooded into the region following a devastating earthquake.
The Fuego volcano showed signs of greater activity on Tuesday night.
One of Central America's most active volcanoes erupted on Sunday 3rd June. Guatemala's Volcan de Fuego, or ‘Volcano of Fire’, exploded in a hail of molten rock killing dozens and blanketing nearby villages in heavy ash. An undetermined number are still missing, and authorities fear the toll could rise.
For the second time in two years, devastating flash floods plowed through the streets of a suburb of Baltimore, Maryland, in the U.S. on Sunday.