• bulls July 14, 2019 3:59 pm

    Pamplona Festival Ends With 3 Gorings in Final Bull Run

    A bull broke from the pack and gored two Australians and a Spaniard during Sunday’s final bull run of this year’s San Fermin festival, health officials from the northern Spanish city of Pamplona said. That took the number of gorings to eight for the eight bull runs that provide a high-adrenaline morning rush to the non-stop party that draws around...

  • bulls July 7, 2019 8:54 pm

    3 Runners Gored Racing With Bulls at Pamplona's Festival

    Five people were hospitalized after the opening bull run of this year’s San Fermin festival in Pamplona, including two Americans and a Spaniard who were gored by bulls, officials in the northern Spanish city said Sunday. A 46-year old man from San Francisco was gored in the neck in the city’s bullring, at the end of the 850-meter (930-yard) course....

  • bulls July 7, 2019 9:54 pm

    3 Runners Gored Racing With Bulls at Pamplona's Festival

    Five people were hospitalized after the opening bull run of this year’s San Fermin festival in Pamplona, including two Americans and a Spaniard who were gored by bulls, officials in the northern Spanish city said Sunday. A 46-year old man from San Francisco was gored in the neck in the city’s bullring, at the end of the 850-meter (930-yard) course....

  • NBC April 1, 2019 4:32 am

    East Bay Priest Arrested on Suspicion of Child Sex Abuse

    A San Francisco Bay Area priest has been arrested on 30 counts of suspected child sexual abuse, the Alameda County Sheriff’s Office announced Sunday.

  • California December 13, 2018 12:09 pm

    'Possible Burglar' Rescued After Being Stuck for 2 Days in Vent at Vacant San Lorenzo Restaurant

    First responders on Wednesday rescued a trespasser — possibly a burglar — who was reportedly trapped for about two days in a grimy vent at a vacant Chinese food restaurant in San Lorenzo, according to officials.

  • United States February 1, 2018 9:47 pm

    Puerto Rico Reports 78 Killings in One of Deadliest Months

    One of Puerto Rico’s deadliest months in recent years has closed, with 78 killings reported in January as the U.S. territory struggles with a surge in violent crime and growing discontent among thousands of police officers. The killings included a 20-year-old woman found kneeling and burned to death inside a car in the upscale city of Guaynabo and a triple...

  • New York November 10, 2017 1:41 pm

    Hurricane Sets Off Fierce Debate About Leaving Puerto Rico

    The disaster wrought by Hurricane Maria has set off an anguished debate across Puerto Rico, where friends, family and co-workers are arguing fiercely over the morality of leaving the blacked-out island for the U.S. mainland versus fulfilling a patriotic duty to rebuild. More than 140,000 Puerto Ricans have left since the storm hit Sept. 20 and some experts estimate more...

  • United States November 1, 2017 10:24 pm

    Hurricane Death Toll in Puerto Rico Increases to 54

    Authorities in the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico say the number of deaths tied to Hurricane Maria has increased to 54 with three new deaths reported. Public Affairs Secretary Ramon Rosario said Wednesday that two of the deaths were accidents involving trees and the third was a person who committed suicide after losing their job. The deaths occurred in the...

  • United States September 20, 2017 8:25 pm

    Hurricane Maria Batters Puerto Rico

    Hurricane Maria slammed into Puerto Rico on Sept. 20, bringing heavy rains and sustained winds of 140 mph.

  • NBC February 21, 2017 9:49 am

    Powerful Storm Forces Evacuations, Flash-Flood Warnings in Northern California

    Evacuations were ordered in Northern California on Monday and flash-flood warnings were issued elsewhere as downpours swelled creeks and rivers to troubling levels in the already soggy region.

  • California January 5, 2017 3:53 pm

    Wet, Winter Storms Pummel West; Headed for Rockies

    Much of Northern California and the Sierra Nevada braced for potential flooding into the weekend as a winter storm that dumped more than 2 feet of snow around Lake Tahoe made its way toward Utah and the Rockies. Stiff winds toppled a towering evergreen tree into an Oregon home, killing an 8-year-old girl, while blizzard conditions closed major highways and...

  • facebook November 30, 2016 2:26 pm

    ‘Impossible to Believe': Brazilian Soccer Team's Fairy-Tale Rise Ends in Tragedy

    For the players on the humble Brazilian club from an out-of-the-way city known for its agribusiness plants, these were going to be the games of their lives. Chapecoense was having the best season in its 43-year history, heading to the first of two matches in the final of the Copa Sudamericana, the continent’s No. 2 club tournament. The once-downtrodden club...

  • facebook January 20, 2017 9:32 pm

    71 Killed, 6 Survive After Brazilian Soccer Team's Plane Crashes in Colombia

    Colombian authorities searched for answers Tuesday into the crash of a chartered airliner that slammed into the Andes mountains while transporting a Brazilian soccer team whose Cinderella story had won it a spot in the finals of one of South America’s most prestigious regional tournaments. All but six of the 77 people on board were killed. The British Aerospace 146...

  • Supreme Court January 12, 2018 9:18 am

    First Bull Run of Year in Spain Injures Four

    At least four people were injured but no one was gored as thousands of thrill-seekers tested their agility and courage by racing alongside fighting bulls through the streets of Pamplona on July, 7 2016. The race in the northern Spanish city in the first bull run of the San Fermin festival. Runners dash along with six bulls down a narrow…

  • Philadelphia September 11, 2015 5:27 pm

    Pope Francis: I Haven't Watched Television Since 1990

    One of the most famous figures in the world hasn’t vegged out in front of the television in 25 years.

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