Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

991-1000 results from 1000 for query «death»

January 3, 2017 5:49 PM ‘Granny,’ B.C. orca that led local resident pod, feared dead

One of the oldest matriarchs of the endangered southern resident killer whales is believed to be dead, leaving questions about who will lead J-pod in her place. J2 or, “Granny,” was last seen in October, the Center for Whale Research says. Her presumed death brings the total number of southern resident killer whales down to 78. “She was quite frequently 24

January 3, 2017 4:05 PM Fiat Chrysler Automobiles' Electric Minivan: A Huge Missed Opportunity

The Chrysler Portal show vehicle makes a big statement, but not the one that FCA investors have been hoping for. FCA's Chrysler Portal concept is a futuristic take on a vehicle for families, but it's just for show. FCA has no plans to build it. Image source: Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (NYSE:FCAU) has released some information 32

January 3, 2017 2:22 PM RIP 'Granny': World's oldest killer whale, who swam the oceans before the Titanic sank, dies at the age of 105

Born one year before the ill-fated Titanic struck an iceberg, the world's oldest known killer whale is believed to have died after going missing. The killer whale, who was affectionately known as Granny, is estimated to have been 105-years-old at the time of death. She was last spotted on 12 October in the Haro Strait - but scientists have now lost hope that they will ever see her again 15

January 3, 2017 12:57 PM Brazil prison riot: At least 56 inmates killed in gang battle

January 2, 2017 RIO DE JANEIRO—An attack by members of one crime gang on rival inmates touched off a riot at a prison in the northern state of Amazonas, leaving at least 56 dead, including several who were beheaded or dismembered in the worst bloodshed at a Brazilian prison since 1992. Authorities said the riot grew out of a fight between two of the country's 22

January 3, 2017 12:56 PM World's oldest known killer whale Granny dies

The world's oldest known killer whale, affectionately known as Granny, is missing and presumed dead, researchers say. Estimated to be over 100 years old, the matriarch's official name was J2. She was the focal point of a recent BBC documentary that followed biologists' study of her clan of orcas, an effort to unravel an evolutionary mystery 24

January 3, 2017 10:46 AM Influenza rates double in past week and expected to rise

People with flu like symptoms advised to get vaccine from GP or pharmacist People with bad colds and flu symptoms have been urged to get the flu vaccination as soon as possible as levels of influenza and respiratory illness continue to rise throughout the country. The latest influenza report from the Health Protection Surveillance Centre shows the rate of the influenza 24

January 1, 2017 3:13 PM BREAKING NEWS: Gunman opens fire on an Istanbul mosque just hours after 'Santa Claus' terrorist was caught on CCTV stalking a nightclub as he killed 39 and injured 69

A gunman has opened fire on an Istanbul mosque just hours after a gunman stormed a nightclub in the city during New Year celebrations and killed 39 people before leaving his weapon behind. Two people have been taken to hospital following the shooting at the Hasan Pasha Mosque in Algeria mosque in the north of the Turkish city. It comes just hours after 51

January 1, 2017 12:44 PM The Latest: ‘Many’ foreigners among dead, wounded in Istanbul attack

Turkey’s Minister of Family and Social Policies says foreigners are among the wounded in the attack on an Istanbul nightclub that left at least 39 dead and nearly 70 wounded. The minister was speaking to the media outside a hospital after visiting the wounded, according to Turkey’s state-run Anadolu news agency. Lebanon’s Foreign Ministry says three 153

January 1, 2017 6:31 AM The Latest: Turkey lowers number of foreign fatalities

Turkey's interior minister has lowered the number of foreign nationals killed in the Istanbul nightclub attack to 15. Medics and security officials work at the scene after an attack at a popular nightclub in Istanbul, early Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017. Turkey's state-run news agency says an armed assailant has opened fire at a nightclub in Istanbul during New Year's 27

January 1, 2017 3:10 AM Antonio Conte sleeping well after Chelsea power show

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte said he would “sleep happy” after his side made it to the turn of the year by equalling the Premier League record for consecutive victories in a season. Two goals from Willian and one apiece from Gary Cahill and Diego Costa ensured they claimed a 4-2 win over Stoke, their 13th in a row. Conte was especially pleased with the way Chelsea 13