Pakistan floods: Hundreds of children among 1,000 people killed

CNN — Heavy rains and floods have killed at least 1,033 people, including 348 children, and injured a further 1,527 in Pakistan since mid-June, officials said Sunday. The country’s National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) added that 119 people had died and 71 injured in the past 24 hours alone. At least 33 million people have … Read more

Mississippi governor declares state of emergency amid massive flooding

CNN — Mississippi Governor Tate Reeves declared a state of emergency On Saturday, as weather and emergency management officials now anticipate the Pearl River Ridge in Jackson on Monday – about 24 hours earlier than originally expected – after record rainfall this week. “If the forecast proves accurate, the Pearl River is expected to crest … Read more

Mississippi weather: A train is derailed and roads are washed out after torrential rains in the region

CNN — Wading through thigh-deep water, dozens of nursing home residents clung to a rope stretched across a flooded parking lot on Wednesday as they were evacuated from a Mississippi nursing home. Residents, aided by firefighters, volunteers and state troopers, passed submerged cars as they departed by school bus from the Peach Tree Village assisted … Read more

Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant disconnects from power grid after nearby fires

Kyiv, Ukraine CNN — Ukraine Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plantwhich is held by Russian forces, was completely disconnected from the power grid for the first time in its history on Thursday, according to the country’s nuclear operator. The complex was disconnected on Thursday due to fires in nearby ash pits, causing the last remaining power line … Read more

‘Parvovirus Disease’ in Michigan Dogs Investigated, Dozens of Deaths Reported

CNN — Canine parvovirus has been identified as the disease that has killed dozens of dogs over the past month in the northern and central parts of Michigan’s Lower Peninsula, state officials said Wednesday. It has killed more than 20 dogs in Otsego County alone, usually within days of showing symptoms of vomiting, bloody diarrhea, … Read more

Los Angeles County coroner rules Anne Heche’s death an accident

CNN — The cause of death of the actress Anne Heche was ruled an accident on Wednesday by the Los Angeles County Medical Examiner-Coroner’s Department. Heche’s car crashed into a Los Angeles home and caught fire on August 5. After the accident, Heche suffered a “severe anoxic brain injury,” depriving his brain of oxygen, among … Read more

The monkey puzzle tree survived the dinosaurs but is now endangered

The new docu-series »Patagonia: life at the end of the worldexplores one of the wildest places on Earth. The six-part series is available at CNNgo. You can also access CNNgo through our CNN app. CNN — The ancient monkey puzzle tree has distinctive spiny leaves and intricate scaly branches. Its unusual characteristics, according to scientists, … Read more

Zaporizhzhia: Interior of Ukrainian power plant raises specter of nuclear disaster in Europe

Kyiv, Ukraine CNN — Every day, Olga is transported by bus from her home in the Russian-occupied town of Enerhodar on the banks of the Dnipro River in southeastern Ukraine to the nearby town Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant where she works. The plant, the largest such nuclear complex in Europe, is at the center of … Read more

Account bearing name of suspect in Ohio standoff with FBI posted on Trump’s social media platform encouraging violence against agency

CNN — A social media account bearing the name of Ricky Shiffer, the suspect in Ohio’s standoff with the FBI, posted a message on the social media platform founded by Donald Trump, referring to an attempted takeover storming an FBI office and encouraging others online to prepare for revolutionary-style warfare. The ticket on the FBI … Read more

Kobe Bryant crash photo trial: Footage shared among dozens of LA County employees, attorney says in opening statements

CNN — After the fatal helicopter crash that killed Kobe Bryanthis daughter Gianna and seven others, disturbing images taken at the scene were shared among more than two dozen Los Angeles County employees, an attorney for the NBA legend’s wife Vanessa said in a statement on Wednesday. his lawsuit against the county over the photos. … Read more