Articles tagged with: deadly

16 June 2015

Five dead in balcony collapse

Posted in Regional

Berkeley, Calif. -- (NBC News)  Five people are dead after an overnight balcony collapse in Berkeley, California. Officials say the fourth floor balcony gave way during a birthday celebration, sen ...

04 March 2015

Brookings fire claims three lives

Posted in Local

Brookings. Ore. -- (Curry Coastal Pilot) Authorities believe that Brookings resident Douglas Landers rescued two grandchildren from a burning trailer Wednesday morning before he, his wife and anoth ...

05 December 2014

Bend woman dies after a medication mix-up

Posted in Regional

Bend, Ore. -- (KTVZ)  An Oregon woman admitted to St. Charles Medical Center in Bend for treatment of anxiety was given the wrong medication and died two days later as a result hospital officials c ...

01 August 2014

Ebola victims homeward bound

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News) An intensive effort is underway to evacuate two Americans infected with Ebola from West Africa in order to bring them back to the United States for treatment. It's a global process that w ...

31 July 2014

Ebola patients in grave condition

Posted in U.S. & World News

West Africa -- (NBC News)  The ebola outbreak is getting worse, and the United States is warning travelers to stay away from affected regions. More than 700 people have died and more than 1,300 oth ...

28 July 2014

Two Americans diagnosed with Ebola in Liberia

Posted in U.S. & World News

Two American health workers have now been stricken with the Ebola Virus while working to contain its spread in Liberia. The news has many asking, what exactly is Ebola? The virus is mostly found in ...

17 June 2014

Deadly storms hammer Midwest

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News)  At least two people are dead and more than a dozen injured after a storm packing twin tornados tore through the small town of Pilger, Nebraska Monday. An estimated 75-percent of the sma ...

19 May 2014

MERS in the United States

Posted in U.S. & World News, Health

Monday health officials are warning the deadly virus, MERS, can be easier to transmit than previously thought.The concern comes after a person in Illinois contracted MERS after limited contact. The ...

28 April 2014

Deadly storms strike

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News)  At least 17 people are dead and hundreds of homes destroyed following a deadly night of tornadoes from Oklahoma to Arkansas. Arkansas was hardest hit.  At least 16 people there were ki ...

10 April 2014

Fiery crash leaves 10 dead in Northern California

Posted in Regional

Update (4/11 9:45 am): (NBC News) At least ten people are now dead following a fiery bus crash on California's Interstate 5 near Orland.  A FedEx truck had crossed the divider on Interstate 5 in O ...