Gas explosion rocks Portland shopping district, injuring 8


The blast injured eight people Wednesday morning and ignited a fire that sent a plume of smoke over the city….

Woman mauled by tiger at Chinese park demands compensation


A woman who came out of her car inside a zoo in Beijing and was subsequently dragged and injured by a tiger has filed a lawsuit against the zoo…

Baby dies when stroller crashes into NYC elevator shaft

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New York police say a 6-week-old baby has died after a stroller crashed down a Brooklyn elevator shaft…

Petaluma: Baby accidentally shot by father

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An 11-month-old girl who was accidentally shot by her father Saturday evening in Petaluma is improving…

Over dozen killed in eastern China building collapse


At least 17 people were killed Monday in the collapse of a group of decrepit homes in eastern China…