Five killed as small plane crashes into parking lot in Southern California

Five people on board a small airplane were killed, but nobody on the ground was hurt, when the twin-engine Cessna crashed on Sunday in a Southern California parking lot, authorities said. The pilot of the Cessna 414 declared an emergency before crashing about a mile from John Wayne Airport, Federal Aviation Administration spokeswoman Arlene Salac… Read More Five killed as small plane crashes into parking lot in Southern California

Indonesia’s Lombok quake death toll rises to 91

Rescue workers found chaos and destruction across the Indonesian resort island of Lombok on Monday after a magnitude 6.9 earthquake killed at least 91 people and prompted an exodus of tourists rattled by the second powerful quake in a week. The National Disaster Mitigation Agency (BNPB) said the death toll was expected to rise as… Read More Indonesia’s Lombok quake death toll rises to 91

Four fatalities reported as gang violence rocks Chicago

At least 40 people were shot in Chicago over the weekend during the seven hours from midnight Saturday to early Sunday morning, with four fatalities, city police said on Sunday, a stark violent streak in a city where authorities say gun violence has been decreasing this year. “These were both random and targeted shootings on… Read More Four fatalities reported as gang violence rocks Chicago