Impossible to reach by car, emergency workers have been trying to access the Hotel Rigopiano by alternative methods.
Mass murderer Charles Manson is reportedly seriously ill in hospital.
As police in Turkey extend their manhunt for the gunman who attacked a nightclub, details have emerged about some of the 39 people killed that night.
The search has resumed for 17 people reported missing after a ferry fire off the coast of Indonesia. At least five ships and a number of smaller craft have been deployed in the search, according to of
Some survivors of the Istanbul nightclub shooting rampage say they were lucky to escape
Revellers at the Reina club, one of Istanbul’s best known nightspots, had no idea of the horror that was to follow as they counted down to 2017.
A fire on board a ferry in Indonesia has killed at least 23 people.
Security services had been on heightened alert for New Year in Turkey and across Europe.
Just hours before a ceasefire came into effect in Syria, amateur footage captured the terrifying aftermath of an airstrike on a school in the rebel-held area of Arbin, Damascus, which is reported to h
Recovery teams find TU-154's second black box flight recorder and more bodies as investigation into Black Sea crash continues.
Sochi’s seafront has become a place of mourning, as residents lay flowers and light candles to honour the victims of Sunday’s plane crash.
Muscovites laid floral tributes at the headquarters of the famed Alexandrov Ensemble choir on Sunday, after at least 60 of its members were killed in the crash of a Russian military plane en route to…
The body of Fabrizia di Lorenzo, the Italian victim of the Berlin Christmas market attack, has arrived in Rome.
Over a thousand rescue workers are searching for survivors a day after a magnitude 6.
At least 97 people have died in the magnitude 6.5 tremor, the Army says, while hundreds are reportedly injured.
Severe flooding across a large part of southern Thailand has killed more than a dozen people after several days of heavy rain.
Fans, families and officials gather in southern Brazil to pay their respects to victims of the plane crash that wiped out most of the squad.
A huge memorial service has been held for the victims of the deadly plane crash which wiped out a Brazilian football team.
At least 30 civilians have been killed, many of them children, in Northern Afghanistan after airstrikes were called in to protect US and Afghan troops fighting the…
Fighting intensifies ahead of planned humanitarian pause on Friday
Two shipwrecks off the coast of Libya have claimed the lives of at least 239 migrants.
Authorities say the officers were ambushed as they sat in their patrol cars in Des Moines in separate attacks
A boat carrying 93 Indonesian migrant workers from Malaysia has sunk off Batam Island just south of Singapore, killing 17 of them according to Indonesia’s national disaster…
At least ten people died and four others were injured after a grotto partially collapsed during a religious ceremony in Brazil.
At least 13 people have been killed in a fire at a karaoke bar in Hanoi.
Three months after a man rammed a truck through crowds celebrating Bastille Day, French President Francois Hollande has led tributes to the victims of the Nice…
French flags and notes of condolences in many languages are reminders of the grief that still hangs over the popular tourist spot.
At least 17 people have been killed when a number of decrepit buildings collapsed in eastern China.