House collapses into Alaskan river after glacial dam burst

A two-storey house in Alaska collapsed into raging waters as the US state grappled with the aftermath of a glacial dam outburst. Video footage shows the house in Alaska’s capital Juneau being swept away by the Mendenhall River. The waters destroyed at least two buildings, damaged others and ate away at riverbanks over the weekend […]

One dead and five injured after multi-storey car park collapses in New York

The second floor of the lower Manhattan car park collapsed onto the first, New York emergency officials said, according to CBS News. Video footage from the scene cited by CBS News showed a rescue operation getting under way. But firefighters responding to the collapse were pulled back from the immediate scene “out of concerns about […]