NT$1 million up in smoke after firefighters sent to wrong town in eastern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After a fire was reported at an establishment in one township of Hualien County yesterday evening (June 19), firefighters were accidentally dispatched to the wrong lo...

Flash flooding prompts several vehicle rescues in Rockford

ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — Bystanders have rescued a 70-year-old man from his submerged car after flash flooding swamped a northern Illinois city. The Monday evening storm dumped 3-5 inch...

The Latest: Firefighter 5 others injured in Tulsa gas blast

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — The Latest on injuries at a natural gas pipeline explosion in Tulsa (all times local): 9:10 a.m. A Tulsa fire spokesman says a firefighter is no...

Firefighter, 4 others badly hurt in Oklahoma gas line blast

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma firefighter and four other people have been injured in an explosion and fire after a natural gas line ruptured in Tulsa. Police say a tractor struck t...

The Latest: Feds confirm fatality in Alaska midair crash

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Latest on a midair plane crash in Alaska (all times local): 3 p.m. At least one person has died in a plane crash after a midair collisi...

Airplanes collide in Alaska; searchers head for wreckage

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Authorities say two airplanes collided in the skies over Alaska north of Anchorage. Alaska State Troopers shortly after noon Wednesday were notified of the c...

22 rescued when dragon boat sinks in Massachusetts river

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Nearly two dozen people had to be rescued from a dragon boat that struck a rock and took on water during a practice session on a Massachusetts river. A spok...

The Latest: Capitals await Stanley Cup parade, day at Mall

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Washington Capitals' Stanley Cup parade (all times local): 10 a.m. Capitals players, staff members and their families are on the...

Fishing party rescued from the ocean near Yehliu Geopark in New Taipei City

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)— A group of four men had to be rescued by police and fire department officials on the morning of June 11, when they went out fishing near Yehliu Geopark ...

Eight Filipino workers found after losing way in Taiwan mountains

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A group of eight workers from the Philippines turned up safely after losing their way in the dark in the mountains of Taichung in Central Taiwan Friday. One man and sev...

Cornerstone Names Winners of 2018 Client RAVE Awards

SANTA MONICA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 7, 2018--Cornerstone OnDemand (NASDAQ: CSOD), a global leader in cloud-based learning and human capital management software, today announced the recipients o...

No cause determined in fire at Sun Valley Resort ski lodge

KETCHUM, Idaho (AP) — Sun Valley Resort says an investigation into a fire that partially destroyed one of its lodges determined where the fire started but failed to find out what caused it. ...

Father of deceased F-16 fighter pilot bows to rescue workers in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The father of the F-16 fighter pilot who lost his life when his jet crashed in the mountains of New Taipei on Monday (June 4) this morning (June 6) bowed to show his ...

Forest fire raging in Sweden prompts evacuations

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Swedish authorities say at least 25 people have been evacuated as a forest fire rages in southeastern Sweden with dozens of firefighters, army personnel and five helicopters...

Taiwan F-16 fighter pilot killed in crash 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- It was confirmed last night that the pilot of an F-16 fighter jet which crashed in the mountains of northern Taiwan during military maneuvers had indeed perished, acc...