Police believe at least 80 people died following the Grenfell Tower fire. Exactly 100 days on, here are the 71 people the Press Association has identified as either killed or presumed dead following the blaze.
Trees laid strewn across roads in St. Croix, many of them snapped, on September 21 after Hurricane Maria churned off the northern part of the island. The storm’s impact was felt throughout the island on the evening of September 19 even though its eye missed it by around 10 miles . “With each passing
A stolen car raced the wrong way down the Auckland Southern Motorway on Friday, September 22, as shocked drivers watched on. According to the New Zealand Herald , the driver stole the car the night before in Papatoetoe and sped 120 kilometers per hour towards the north on the southbound lanes. Police
Downed trees blocked a highway in the Dominican Republic resort town of Bavaro, Punta Cana, on Wednesday, September 20, after Hurricane Maria tore through the northern part of Caribbean island. The storm killed at least 15 people and knocked power out on parts of the island, CNN reported. Severe damage
Symbio Wildlife Park has welcomed twin common marmoset babies, who weigh just 30 grams and are completely adorable. The twins were born to couple, Marcella and Ricky, who were first introduced 12 months ago and since then had been “inseparable,” the zoo said in an announcement on September 22. The twins
St. Croix residents are facing severe devastation caused by Hurricane Maria, as seen in this footage from September 21, showing downed trees and debris scattered on roads. The storm’s impact was felt throughout the island on the evening of September 19 even though its eye missed it by around 10 miles
North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-un has riposted strongly to President Trump’s UN declaration he would “totally destroy” his country. Calling Trump a “dotard” and “mentally deranged” more than once, Kim said the speech had convinced him the path he had chosen was the right one, and that he would follow
At the U.N. Security Council, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says North Korea's pursuit of nuclear weapons will not bring it security. No reporter narration.
As Iraqi Kurds look forward to their upcoming independence referendum, the international community is sounding the alarm. The UN Security Council expressed concern on Thursday over what it says is “the potentially destabilising impact” of next Monday’s vote. And Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan
A group of five Atlanta police officers used batons, fire extinguishers and quick thinking to save the lives of two people trapped in a burning vehicle on September 20. This body cam footage shows one of the officers responding to the fiery accident. The officer begins using his baton to break the car
A pair of thieves were being hunted by Victoria Police after they used a ute to smash through the entrance of a bottle shop in Koo Wee Rup early on Friday, September 22. Polic released CCTV footage of the incident and said the pair stole two cash tills and a number of cigarette lighters. Herald Sun reported
Theresa May has called on the United Nations to reform as she singled out North Korea, Russia, Syria and Myanmar for criticism in a wide-ranging speech.
Three days on from Mexico’s earthquake, the number of people killed has risen to 273 with dozens more reported missing. Yet as rumours spread that authorities were about to send bulldozers in to clear the debris, the message was that the search for survivors continues. In Mexico City, it is thought
Celebrity MasterChef's Angellica Bell has admitted that she would love to pip her husband and former show finalist, Michael Underwood, with a series win. The television presenter will be joined by fellow hopefuls Ulrika Jonsson and Dev Griffin in the last leg of the BBC 1 competition when it airs
Firefighters at the Metropolitan Fire Brigade and Country Fire Authority threw their support behind the “yes” campaign for marriage equality by releasing a video, stating: “When we perform a rescue we treat everyone equally.” “Fire doesn’t discriminate and neither do we.” A postal survey asking whether
At least two people protesting Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan in New York on September 21 were punched in the head and other areas of their body as security removed them from the event, footage from Voice of America shows. Erdogan was moments into an address to the Turkish American National Steering
Catalonia’s regional leader is pressing ahead with plans for an independence referendum on October 1, defying pressure from Madrid to abandon the illegal ballot. Spanish authorities have moved to halt the vote with arrests of officials involved in organising it and raids that have seen the seizure of
The Cullman County Sheriff’s Office in Alabama asked for the public’s help in identifying a toilet paper thief on Thursday, September 21. The sheriff’s office released video of two men they believe vandalized a park bathroom. The video shows the two men enter the men’s bathroom at Sportsman Lake Park