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Moody's: TPP collapse affects Vietnam
Business

Moody's: TPP collapse affects Vietnam

Vietnamnet - The trade pact is a 'material' loss to the export-driven Vietnamese economy.

7 confirmed dead in eastern China housing collapse
World

7 confirmed dead in eastern China housing collapse

Yahoo News BEIJING (AP) — Seven people are confirmed dead following the collapse of a group of homes in eastern China, the local government said Friday.

Hopes fade for trapped Iran firefighters after high-rise collapse
World

Hopes fade for trapped Iran firefighters after high-rise collapse

Yahoo News Iranian officials said Friday they were losing hope of pulling any survivors from the rubble of a collapsed Tehran high-rise where around 20 firefighters were feared to have lost their

Rescuers searching for victims of Iran building collapse
World

Rescuers searching for victims of Iran building collapse

Yahoo News TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Rescue teams worked through the night to try and reach trapped victims and firefighters after a commercial building collapsed in Iran's capital and killed at least 30

Morocco faces political impasse after talks collapse
World

Morocco faces political impasse after talks collapse

Yahoo News Morocco is facing an unprecedented political deadlock after the Islamist prime minister broke off talks on forming a coalition government following three months of fruitless effort. The

At least 6 killed in mine collapse in eastern India
World

At least 6 killed in mine collapse in eastern India

Yahoo News PATNA, India (AP) — An official says at least six workers have been killed and many others remain trapped in a coal mine in the eastern Indian state of Jharkhand.

Behind the scenes at Faraday Future, an electric carmaker on the brink of collapse
Tech

Behind the scenes at Faraday Future, an electric carmaker on the brink of collapse

The stakes are high for Faraday Future, which has had an unusually tumultuous year for such a young company. A year ago, Faraday Future (or FF as it prefers) emerged from out of nowhere, backed by a

More than 100 killed by church collapse in Nigeria: photojournalist, resident
World

More than 100 killed by church collapse in Nigeria: photojournalist, resident

At least 100 people were killed by the collapse of a church in southeastern Nigeria on Saturday, according to one resident and a photojournalist who visited the town morgue a day after the incident.

Nigeria president says 'many deaths' in church collapse
World

Nigeria president says 'many deaths' in church collapse

Lagos (AFP) - A church roof collapsed in southeastern Nigeria causing "many deaths and injury" the country's president said Saturday, with state media reporting that up to 200 people could have been

At least 10 killed by collapse of church in southern Nigeria: resident
World

At least 10 killed by collapse of church in southern Nigeria: resident

At least ten people were killed and some 15 wounded when a church collapsed during a service in southern Nigeria on Saturday, a resident and police said. State news agency NAN said on its website

Malaysian bridge collapse kills, injures Vietnamese workers
Politics

Malaysian bridge collapse kills, injures Vietnamese workers

So far, police have identified eight injured though more victims may still be found.

Antarctic Ice Shelf Could Collapse Within 100 Years, Study Finds
Science

Antarctic Ice Shelf Could Collapse Within 100 Years, Study Finds

A massive iceberg splintered off one of West Antarctica's largest glaciers last year, and now, scientists have discovered the "troubling" reason why, they said. In 2015, an iceberg measuring almost

Pakistan collapse to first series defeat to NZ in 30 years
World

Pakistan collapse to first series defeat to NZ in 30 years

New Zealand took nine wickets in a dramatic final session of the second Test against Pakistan to win by 130 runs in Hamilton on Tuesday and clean sweep their series 2-0. It was New Zealand's first

AP Interview: Iraqi leader predicts IS collapse in Mosul
World

AP Interview: Iraqi leader predicts IS collapse in Mosul

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi says Islamic State group fighters lack the courage to put up long-term resistance in Mosul, despite unleashing hundreds of car bombs that have

China detains 9 managers after plant collapse kills 74
World

China detains 9 managers after plant collapse kills 74

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese authorities have detained nine executives responsible for a power plant where 74 workers were killed when an under-construction cooling tower collapsed.

Residents of apartment in Saigon's backpacker street stand firm as city warns of collapse
Travel

Residents of apartment in Saigon's backpacker street stand firm as city warns of collapse

Ho Chi Minh City’s construction department has called for the urgent evacuation of the old building on Bui Vien Street.

Chinese state media say at least 22 people have been killed and others are trapped in a collapse at a construction site
World

Chinese state media say at least 22 people have been killed and others are trapped in a collapse at a construction site

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese state media say at least 22 people have been killed and others are trapped in a collapse at a construction site.

At least 40 killed in east China scaffolding collapse
World

At least 40 killed in east China scaffolding collapse

BEIJING (AP) — At least 40 people were killed in a scaffolding collapse Thursday morning at a construction site in the eastern Chinese province of Jiangxi, state media reported.

Turkey detains 6 for alleged negligence in mine collapse
World

Turkey detains 6 for alleged negligence in mine collapse

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey's state-run news agency says six people have been detained in the investigation of a mine collapse that killed at least five miners.

Report: Workers trapped in mine collapse in southeast Turkey
World

Report: Workers trapped in mine collapse in southeast Turkey

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish media reports say a copper mine in southeast Turkey has collapsed, trapping a number of workers inside.

Waiting for a repair, Saigon’s oldest temple now on the brink of collapse
Travel

Waiting for a repair, Saigon’s oldest temple now on the brink of collapse

'It will collapse any moment and it needs urgent intervention.'

New Zealand evacuates quake-hit town, fears of Wellington building collapse
World

New Zealand evacuates quake-hit town, fears of Wellington building collapse

By Lincoln Feast and Charlotte Greenfield WELLINGTON (Reuters) - New Zealand emergency services and defense personnel evacuated hundreds of tourists and residents from a small South Island town amid

Crane collapse kills student in central Vietnam
Politics

Crane collapse kills student in central Vietnam

Authorities in Nghe An Province are investigating why the tower crane collapsed on Monday afternoon.

Parts of street collapse in southern Japan city; no injuries
World

Parts of street collapse in southern Japan city; no injuries

TOKYO (AP) — Parts of a main street have collapsed in a city in southern Japan, creating a huge sinkhole and cutting off power, water and gas supplies to parts of the city.

Italy quake zones fear tourism collapse as displaced total rises
World

Italy quake zones fear tourism collapse as displaced total rises

The number of people living in temporary shelters due to a series of earthquakes in Italy has risen to 28,000, officials said Thursday as fears mounted for the economic future of the worst-hit areas.