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Hurricane Maria 'killed 4,600 in Puerto Rico'

Eight months later, the government's official death toll from the hurricane stands at 64, but a new study from Harvard University suggests it's closer to 4,645. The finding should inform future hurricane responses, researchers said. "Health care disruption is now a growing contributor to both morbidity and mortality in natural disasters", they said, citing such deaths following Katrina, Sandy and Harvey. Consulte Mais Informação

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Thousands evacuated as fire breaks out at Germany's largest amusement park

Thousands evacuated as fire breaks out at Germany's largest amusement park

Other attractions damaged or destroyed in the blaze included "Bamboe Baai", Fashion World Camp Davin & Soccx, the Fjord Restaurant and a Scandinavian-themed area. "The park has been completely cleared", a police spokesman said, after the fire broke out on Saturday night. He added that the Iceland, Portugal, Luxembourg Place and Colonial House sections of the park didn't sustain any damage. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mobile offering $230 discount on Samsung Galaxy Note8

Mobile offering $230 discount on Samsung Galaxy Note8

From the photos, it looks like both the devices will have a dual-camera setup and a fingerprint sensor on the back. On the front side, it'll come equipped with a 24-megapixel snapper for taking selfies and video calling. We have seen plenty of leaks in recent weeks that have given us the lowdown on the Galaxy A9 Star , and now, a leaked poster for the device has made its way online. Consulte Mais Informação

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Massive stone crushed Pompeii man trying to flee volcano, archaeologists say

Massive stone crushed Pompeii man trying to flee volcano, archaeologists say

The man and child were just two of thousands of people thought to have perished in the catastrophic Mount Vesuvius explosion that took place almost 2,000 years ago, burying Pompeii beneath 19 to 23 feet (6 to 7 meters) of volcanic ash. According to ABC News , archaeologists found the man's skeleton lying on its back in the Regio V area, a newly-discovered excavation site. Officials said the skeleton showed evidence of a bone infection in one of the man's legs, which could have hindered his ... Consulte Mais Informação

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