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JAKARTA, Indonesia | Strong quake hits Indonesia’s Lombok island; at least 3 dead

JAKARTA, Indonesia  — A strong earthquake struck the Indonesian tourist island of Lombok on Sunday, killing at least three people and shaking neighboring Bali, one week after another quake on Lombok killed more than a dozen. The latest quake, which triggered a brief tsunami warning, damaged buildings as far away as Denpasar on Bali, including … Continue reading JAKARTA, Indonesia | Strong quake hits Indonesia’s Lombok island; at least 3 dead

NAIROBI, Kenya  | Building collapses in Kenya’s capital; police report 3 dead

NAIROBI, Kenya  — Three people have been killed when a building collapsed in Nairobi’s low income residential area of Huruma, a police official and witnesses said Sunday. Pius Masai Mwachi of the National Disaster Management Unit said a rescue operation is going on after a five-story residential building collapsed early Sunday in the Ngei area … Continue reading NAIROBI, Kenya  | Building collapses in Kenya’s capital; police report 3 dead

SALALAH, Oman  | Powerful cyclone lashes Oman, Yemen; 3 dead, 40 missing

SALALAH, Oman — Cyclone Mekunu blew into the Arabian Peninsula early Saturday, drenching arid Oman and Yemen, cutting off power lines and leaving at least three dead and 40 missing, officials said. Portions of Salalah, Oman’s third-largest city, lost electricity as the cyclone made landfall. The Arabian Sea churned Saturday morning, sending mounds of sea … Continue reading SALALAH, Oman  | Powerful cyclone lashes Oman, Yemen; 3 dead, 40 missing

The Latest: 3 dead, 365 hurt in Israel-Gaza border clashes

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip/March 30, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on developments in Israel and the Palestinian territories (all times local): 1:15 p.m. The Palestinian Health Ministry says three Palestinians have been killed and 365 hurt in clashes with Israeli soldiers along the Israel-Gaza border. The ministry says those injured on Friday included protesters hit … Continue reading The Latest: 3 dead, 365 hurt in Israel-Gaza border clashes

3 dead from severe weather in Arkansas, Kentucky

CHARLESTON, W.Va. /February 25, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Severe thunderstorms spawned suspected tornadoes and triggered widespread flooding that left at least three people dead in Kentucky and Arkansas. The system that stretched from Texas to the Canadian maritime provinces on Sunday had prompted emergency declarations a day earlier in Missouri, Indiana and Illinois. In south central … Continue reading 3 dead from severe weather in Arkansas, Kentucky

3 dead, 48 injured in bus crash near Czech capital of Prague

PRAGUE/January 13, 2018(AP)(STL.News)—Authorities say three people have died after a bus collided with a car near the Czech capital. Prague firefighters say a total of 48 people were injured in the accident that took place Friday near the town of Horomerice, just northwest of Prague. Authorities say the municipal bus veered off the road and … Continue reading 3 dead, 48 injured in bus crash near Czech capital of Prague