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Last body found from Washington landslide that killed 43

ARLINGTON, WASHINGTON (BNO NEWS) -- Rescue workers on Tuesday located the body of the last person who had remained missing since March 22 when a devastating landslide wiped out a small community in the U.S. state of Washington, officials said. [...]

Pilot error caused Asiana plane crash in San Francisco – NTSB

WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- The crash of Asiana Airlines flight 214 at San Francisco International Airport in California last year was caused by the crew's mismanagement and over-reliance on automated systems that caused the aircraft to descend [...]

Pilot error caused Asiana plane crash in San Francisco – NTSB

WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- The crash of Asiana Airlines flight 214 at San Francisco International Airport in California last year was caused by the crew's mismanagement and over-reliance on automated systems that caused the aircraft to descend [...]

MSF says Ebola outbreak in West Africa is ‘out of control’

CONAKRY, GUINEA (BNO NEWS) -- Doctors Without Borders (MSF) on Monday said the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, which has already claimed more than 350 lives across three affected countries, is "out of control" and warned that the organization [...]

S. Korean PM Chung resigns over gov’t response to ferry disaster

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA (BNO NEWS) -- South Korean Prime Minister Chung Hong-won announced his resignation on Sunday and apologized for the government's much-criticized handling of the Sewol ferry sinking, saying the screams of the families of the [...]

Last letter written aboard Titanic sells for $200,000 at auction

WILTSHIRE, ENGLAND (BNO NEWS) -- The last known letter to be written on board the RMS Titanic before it struck an iceberg and sank in the North Atlantic Ocean sold for 119,000 pounds ($200,000) at an auction in England on Saturday, making it [...]

Debris found on Australian beach not linked to missing Malaysian airliner

PERTH, AUSTRALIA (BNO NEWS) -- Material that was found on a beach in southwestern Australia this week is not related to the missing Malaysian airliner that is thought to have crashed in the southern Indian Ocean, authorities said on Thursday [...]

Death toll rises to 6 after magnitude-8.2 quake off Chile

By Heidi Pullyard IQUIQUE, CHILE (BNO NEWS) -- The death toll from a massive earthquake that struck off the coast of northern Chile on Tuesday evening has risen to six, the country's interior ministry said on Wednesday after all tsunami warnings [...]

Death toll from Washington landslide reaches 27, others still missing

ARLINGTON, WASHINGTON (BNO NEWS) -- The death toll from the devastating landslide that wiped out a small community in Washington state has risen to 27 after rescue workers located the remains of three more people, officials said on late Monday, [...]

Presumed death toll reaches 28 a week after Washington landslide

ARLINGTON, WASHINGTON (BNO NEWS) -- Rescue workers searching for victims at what remains of a small community in Washington state observed a moment of silence on Saturday, marking a week since the devastating landslide that is believed to have [...]