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At least 11 dead in Rio hospital blaze

Sep 14, 2019 - 1:14 PM

The city's forensic institute says most of the dead were aged 66 or over, many of whom were in the intensive care unit

BADIM HOSPITAL FIRE. Firefighters work on September 13, 2019, in the aftermath of a fire in the Badim private Hospital at the Tijuca neighborhood, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Photo by Mauro Pimentel/AFP

10 Christmas stories around the world you (also) probably missed

Dec 29, 2015 - 1:28 PM

Last minute preps for Christmas made me miss the news I read back on people stories that happened during the holidays and came up with this list

Fire at Russian psychiatric hospital kills 23

Dec 13, 2015 - 5:03 PM

The deadly blaze is the latest tragedy to hit a mental health institution in Russia

Fire at Japan hospital kills 10, injures five more

Oct 11, 2013 - 9:12 AM

A fire at an orthopedic hospital in Fukuoka prefecture early Friday killed 10 people police said

FUKUOKA FIRE. A fire broke out at a Japanese hospital early on October 11. AFP PHOTO / JIJI PRESS JAPAN OUT

37 dead in Russian psychiatric hospital fire

Sep 13, 2013 - 5:36 PM

A fire at a wooden psychiatric hospital in northwest Russia kills 37