China restaurant collapses during birthday party, killing 29

Rescue efforts have ended at a two-story restaurant in a northern China village that collapsed during an 80th birthday celebration for a resident, leaving 29 dead August 30, 2020, 3:12 AM • 1 min read BEIJING — Rescue efforts ended at a two-story restaurant in a northern China village that collapsed during an 80th birthday celebration for a resident, leaving 29 dead, authorities said Sunday. The Ministry of Emergency Management said another 28 people were injured, seven of them seriously, …

6 dead, 10 missing as flooding hits Turkey’s Black Sea coast

Turkish officials say six people have died and 10 others are missings in floods caused by heavy rain along Turkey’s Black Sea coast By ANDREW WILKS Associated Press August 23, 2020, 6:04 PM 2 min read ANKARA, Turkey — Flooding caused by heavy rains has killed six people along Turkey’s Black Sea coast and left 10 others missing, including some rescue workers, officials said Sunday. Television footage showed vehicles and debris being swept away by floods on the main road …