Disaster

Iranian officials have admitted to shooting down a passenger jet by accident, killing all 167 people on board.
Search-and-rescue workers were looking for more victims after an oceanfront bluff fell onto a section of Grandview Surf Beach.
Days earlier, the president had blamed California for the fires and threatened to cut off federal funding.
“Our land is basically a burial ground of everything that’s important to us.”
The Federal Aviation Authority is investigating the fatal crash in New York’s East River. The pilot managed to make a mayday call moments before hitting the water.
The 3-year-old "had a history" of playing with stove burners, the fire commissioner said.
President Donald Trump and his top officials criticized San Juan's Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz.
The company says there likely will be "additional incidents" at the plant.
To mark the 80th anniversary of the Hindenburg disaster, we look back at a time when airships were the height of luxury and the future of air travel. But that quickly changed on May 6th, 1937, when the giant zeppelin burst into flames as it landed.
It does not take a great leap of the imagination to understand how the 2015 earthquake in Nepal must have impacted on a country