India: At least 23 dead and over 100 injured after huge train derailment Play

India: At least 23 dead and over 100 injured after huge train derailment

Rescue workers are searching for survivors of a passenger train incident in India. 13 coaches derailed in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh on August 19. At least 23 people were killed and more than 100 people were injured. The cause of the derailment is not yet known but witnesses described a sudden jerk before the train turned upside down. Aug 20, 2017
Thousands of counter-protesters overshadow free speech rally in Boston Play

Thousands of counter-protesters overshadow free speech rally in Boston

A free speech rally held by far-right activists was met by thousands of counter-protesters. The counter-protesters significantly outnumbered the small group of around 20, forcing the rally group to exit early without making their planned speeches. Counter-protesters erupted into applause as police escorted the rally attendees out. Aug 20, 2017
Singer calls out man who groped woman during performance Play

Singer calls out man who groped woman during performance

During a performing of British metalcore band Architects at Lowlands music festival in the Netherlands on 18 August, singer Sam Carter paused the set to call out a man for groping a woman while she was crowd surfing during the performance. Aug 19, 2017
US braces for above normal hurricane season Play

US braces for above normal hurricane season

This hurricane season could be the most active since 2010. Federal scientists forecast 14 to 19 named storms and 2-5 major hurricanes. An average season only sees 12 storms between 1 June and 30 November. Aug 19, 2017