A tornado hit the area late Thursday night. A series of powerful tornadoes killed at least three people in southwestern Missouri causing extensive damage in Jefferson City, the state capital.
Everything was prepared and we arrived at the start before anyone else. It was going to be my first ride with my local cycling club that I had managed to get along to for a few years.
On February 1 2003, the Space Shuttle Columbia broke apart as it reentered Earth's atmosphere, killing all seven crew members.
I have made a bags of my head again. Regular readers who take copious notes will recall that I cut my own hair. I just feel that handing over responsibility for one’s barnet to a stranger is risky, and I dislike the loss of control as one is strapped into the chair and sedated. Maybe that was just me, right enough.
‘Lunan Bay Flyer’ John makes plans to finally return to Aberfan to bring “closure” after mercy-mission in 1966
It was the 600-mile mercy mission that still keeps him awake at night.
“I think about it every day, even after 30 years” – Piper Alpha hero remembers oil industry’s worst tragedy
It is 30 years since the lives of 167 men were wiped out in the oil industry’s worst ever offshore disaster.
A collapsed wall that nearly crushed a mother and her daughter will be discussed at a meeting between Broughty Ferry residents and council officers.
The 50th anniversary of one of Scotland’s worst mining disasters is to be commemorated this weekend.
Councils are investigating the safety of materials used in high-rise flats across Tayside and Fife in the wake of the Grenfell Tower fire tragedy in London.
As corporate meltdowns go, United Airlines was as spectacular as they come.