{FD} Private plane crashes in Iran, killing socialite, her bachelorette party on board

A Turkish private jet flying a group of young women from the United Arab Emirates to Istanbul crashed Sunday in heavy rain in a mountainous region of Iran, killing all 11 people on board, authorities said.

{FD} Turkish private plane crashes in Iran, killing 11 women on board

A Turkish private jet flying a group of young women from the United Arab Emirates to Istanbul crashed Sunday in heavy rain in a mountainous region of Iran, killing all 11 people on board, authorities said.

{FD} At least 6 injured after fiery explosion levels UK building

At least six people were injured in the city of Leicester, U.K., on Sunday after British police said they were responding to reports of a massive building explosion, which they described as a "major incident."

{FD} At least 4 ‘critical’ after fiery explosion levels UK building

At least four people were critically injured in the city of Leicester, U.K. on Sunday after British police said they were responding to a "major incident" — not believed to be terrorism — following reports of an explosion in the area.

{FD} British police investigating ‘major incident’ after reports of explosion

At least four people were critically injured in the city of Leicester, U.K. on Sunday after British police said they were responding to a "major incident" — not believed to be terrorism — following reports of an explosion in the area.

{FD} ‘Ring of Fire’ fury strikes Alaska, Philippines, Japan

The volatile "Ring of Fire" seismic fault system contributed to a deluge of calamities Tuesday, encompassing the large earthquake off the coast of Alaska that triggered tsunami alerts across the U.S. West Coast and volcanic eruptions thousands of miles away in Japan and the Philippines.

{FD} Philippines volcano lava display one of the biggest yet as alert level rises, scientists say

The Philippines' most active volcano erupted three more times Tuesday, with one blast generating one of most massive lava displays since it started acting up more than a week ago, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology says.

{FD} Avalanche at Japan ski resort kills 1, injures at least 11

One man was killed and at least 11 people injured, some critically, when rocks from an erupting volcano rained down on skiers at a mountain resort in central Japan on Tuesday and an avalanche soon after the eruption engulfed about a dozen skiers.

{FD} Philippines volcano sends huge plume of ash into sky, prompts warning from officials

The Philippines’ most-active volcano explosion Monday, sending a huge plume of gray ash, steam and lava fragments into the sky and prompting officials to warn that a major eruption may be imminent.

{FD} Powerful storm lashes Europe with high winds, leaves 7 dead amid travel chaos

A powerful storm spawned furious winds across Europe on Thursday, killing at least seven people in three countries while toppling trees, ripping roofs off buildings, and forcing the cancellation of hundreds of flights.

{FD} Powerful storm lashes Europe with high winds, leaves 6 dead amid travel chaos

A powerful storm spawned furious winds across Europe on Thursday, killing at least four people in three countries while toppling trees, ripping roofs off buildings, and forcing the cancellation of hundreds of flights.