August 14, 2018

Search concludes for US Marine reported overboard west of Philippines

Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- After a five day search that covered approximately 13,000 square nautical miles, the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps are ending a search and rescue operation for a missing Marine, the Marine Corps said on Tuesday. The Marine was reported overboard by the USS Essex on the morning of August 9, as the ship was conducting routine operations in the Sulu Sea west of the Philippines. The U.S. Embassy in the Philippines, U.S. Coast Guard District 14, and Singap..
August 14, 2018

At least 22 dead when section of massive bridge collapses in Genoa, Italy

Italian National Police(GENOA, Italy) -- A section of a towering highway bridge collapsed in Italy Tuesday, sending cars plunging nearly 300 feet to the ground and killing at least 20 people, officials said. The collapse of the Morandi Bridge in Genoa occurred during strong storms moving through the area of northwest Italy, according to authorities. At least 20 vehicles were on the bridge in a port section of the city when the span gave way, Amalia Tedeschi, a firefighter, told the Italian news ..
August 14, 2018

At least 25 dead after cars plunge off collapsed bridge in Italy

Italian National Police(GENOA, Italy) -- A section of a towering highway bridge collapsed in Italy Tuesday, sending vehicles plunging nearly 300 feet to the ground and killing at least 25 people, officials said. The collapse of the Morandi Bridge in Genoa occurred during strong storms moving through the area of northwest Italy, according to authorities. At least 30 vehicles were on the bridge in a port section of the city when the span gave way, Amalia Tedeschi, a firefighter, told the Italian n..
August 14, 2018

Several die in Italian bridge collapse during strong storm

Italian National Police(GENOA, Italy) -- A section of a towering highway bridge collapsed in Italy Tuesday, sending cars plunging 300 feet to the ground and killing several people, officials said. The collapse in Genoa occurred during strong storms moving through the area of northwest Italy, according to authorities. At least 10 vehicles were on the bridge in a port section of the city when the span gave way, officials said. The collapse happened on part of the viaduct between Pocever and Mornan..