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At least 44 people were crushed to death when a guesthouse at a large church that's home to a famous Nigerian preacher collapsed in Lagos, a rescue agency official said Sunday. In addition to those killed, there were "130 rescued from the rubble of the collapsed guesthouse at The Synagogue, Church Of All Nations," Ibrahim Farinloye, spokesman for the National Emergency Management Agency, told CNN.
Attorney Ken Feinberg will announce Monday how many deaths and injuries he has so far tied to General Motors' ignition switch flaw, his office said Sunday. GM has publicly linked 13 deaths and 54 accidents to the fault, but the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration have said they believe the numbers to be larger.
Don't you hate when you walk back to your car after shopping, pop the trunk to put the groceries inside, and come face to face with the corpse of your neighbor? That will ruin your whole afternoon! And it's what one woman in Los Angeles says happened to her at a local Walmart. . Although the woman says she discovered the body after opening the trunk, Riverside County Sheriff's Office said the victim was likely killed where the woman lived.
Detroit isn't just the car manufacturing capital of the U.S. - it's also tops when it come to high car-insurance costs. The Motor City and its metropolitan area lay claim to the dubious distinction of having Top 25 cities for highest auto insurance rates Detroit isn't just the car manufacturing capital of the U.S. - it's also tops when it come to high car-insurance costs.
Aichi Prefecture's Rocky Auto is a pretty amazing place, full of delightful classic Japanese cars which make mouths water, hands flex, and feet become terribly impatient. Jalopnik reader Flavien Vidal recently moved to Japan with his wife and has been scoping out all the JDM goodness he can find.
The father of two children went to war-torn Syria to try to help struggling civilians at a refugee camp. But he ended up a political pawn in the hands of brutal jihadists, becoming the third Western hostage beheaded by ISIS in a matter of weeks.
A new timeline emerged in the emergency response to comedian Joan Rivers' cardiac arrest. She stopped breathing and her heart stopped beating during treatment at Yorkville Endoscopy.
Have you ever had one of those days where everything was going smoothly and then, in a split-second, there was utter chaos? Racer Danny Thompson recently got a fantastic story to tell when he was taking his streamlined Challenger II land speed car for a test run. Everything appeared perfectly normal, and then things went very bizarre in a blink on an eye.
Police are searching for a man that witnesses say set fire to several BMWs at a Santa Monica dealership late Wednesday night. The blaze is estimated to have caused $250,000 in damages.
When I was a kid, I'd often pick up a pencil and try to draw the car that my old man drove. As I loosely connected curved lines, the finished product would always end up vaguely resembling a VW Beetle.
A judge has ordered a Michigan couple to stand trial on murder and other charges in the fatal mauling of a jogger by two of their dogs. The Detroit News reported Friday that Lapeer District Judge Laura Barnard called the attack on 46-year-old Craig Sytsma a "terrible, terrible event."
Russia lashed out Friday against the latest round of sanctions over its involvement in Ukraine, accusing the United States of once again escalating the crisis -- undermining the chances for peace there as well as the greater quest for "global stability." This followed U.S. President Barack Obama's announcement Thursday that, along with the European Union, "we will intensify our coordinated sanctions on Russia in response to its illegal actions in Ukraine."
More than 100 complaints have been received by federal safety regulators about stalling in older Chrysler minivans, an analysis by the Reuters news agency finds. The stalling problems center on 2004 to 2007 Analysis points to stalling in Chrysler minivans More than 100 complaints have been received by federal safety regulators about stalling in older Chrysler minivans, an analysis by the Reuters news agency finds.
The new Corvette goes from 0 to 60 mph in 3.8 seconds, but good luck getting your hands on one. General Motors has told Chevrolet dealers to stop delivery of about 2,000 of 2015 Corvettes to fix the driver's air bag, the automaker said in a statement Friday.
It's not the latest reality television show but real life for the Palin clan, at least according to reports from bloggers. The facts seem to go something like this: Members of the Palin family, including Sarah Palin, the former Alaska governor and 2008 Republican vice presidential nominee, attended a party Saturday night in Anchorage, where a large brawl broke out.
Police say two people are dead and several others wounded after a vigil on Detroit's west side and a vehicle crash afterward. Authorities told reporters at the scene the shooting took place following a vigil Thursday night and eight people were shot, including one who died.
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