A civilian cargo plane crashed shortly after taking off from the sprawling US Bagram airbase in Afghanistan with the Taliban claiming responsibility for "shooting down" the jet.
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Helicopter hits crane on St George Wharf tower in fog
• Aircraft plunges to ground and bursts into flames
• Several cars in the area catch fire
• Two people taken to south London hospital
Part of the dramatic April 6 crash were captured by a security camera that was rotating just yards away from where the Navy F-18 slammed to earth in Virginia Beach.
Conservative columnist Peggy Noonan denounced Mitt Romney's presidential campaign in a blistering blog post on Tuesday. Noonan, who has been increasingly agitated over the GOP candidate's missteps --notably saying she thought he "looks like Richard Nixon" -- used the scandal over Romney's comments about the "47 percent" to give him a talking-to.
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The insect-like launcher was being tested for missions to the moon and beyond before it spontaneously combusted into a blazing fireball at the Kennedy Space Center yesterday.
A TEENAGE girl who was killed when a speeding drink-driver crashed a car in which she was a passenger had texted a friend saying she was going to die.
According to the Sunday Times, a Norwegian who was trained in Yemen plans to crash the plane on a suicide mission; British authorities say there is a shortage of personnel to carry out proper security screenings.
Hannah Luce, 22, is in a Kansas City hospital with burns covering 28 percent of her body after surviving the Friday crash that killed three of her friends and the young pilot.
All 127 people on board a Bhoja Air Boeing 737 have been killed after the plane crashed several kilometers short of Islamabad airport. Pakistan's Interior Ministry confirms there are no survivors. Fears were high the death toll might rise as the plane crashed in a residential area. But Islamabad police Chief Bani Yameen says that nobody on the ground appears to have been killed. The plane only hit some electricity poles, blanketing the area in darkness, reports Reuters.
The plane hit an apartment building, with photos showing flames and black smoke rising from behind houses.
A bus carrying Belgian tourists has crashed into the wall of a tunnel in the Valais region of Switzerland, killing 28 people, 22 of them children, police said.
Following the news on the tragic accident today on Jaba road near Ramallah, due to clash of track with school bus, where at least nine children and one teacher were killed and tens were injuried, Israeli comments on facebook, were inhumane to say the least.
Comments on Israeli news website Walla’s post on it’s Facebook page about the accident, showed despicable satisfaction and celebration by Israelis and a disgraceful wish there will be more of such:
A man accused of helping to plan New York City subway bomb attack shouted 'we love death' to a confused 911 operator as he sped down a highway to commit 'Jihad'. Adis Medunjanin is facing trial for intentionally crashing his car on a Queens highway in January 2010 after reaching speeds of 100 mph. 'This is Adis. We love - we love death,' he says in English during the 911 call released yesterday. The rest of his diatribe before the crash was in Arabic, but translated as: 'There is no God but Allah and Mohammed is the messenger of Allah'.
Political fail. Newt Gingrich creates the Faith Coalition.
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The UK is likely to already be in recession, according to two highly regarded economic forecasters, as developments in the eurozone paralyse the country's recovery.