Tim Marcin

Australia wildfires

The Rains that Just Started Falling on Australia's Fires Are a ‘Double-Edged Sword’

The storms create new dangers, like the risk of flash flooding and landslides.
Tim Marcin
1.17.20
climate change

Australia's Terrifying 'Fire Clouds' Are Here to Stay

Scientists say the hellish phenomenon could become far more common as a result of climate change.
Tim Marcin
1.16.20
climate

Delta Dumped Jet Fuel on a Bunch of Elementary School Kids. What. The. Hell.

The pilots may have dumped fuel at a lower altitude than permitted by the FAA.
Tim Marcin
1.16.20
china

Terrifying Video Shows the Moment a Sinkhole Swallowed a Bus Full of People

Six people died and at least 16 were injured in the accident in Qinghai province in China.
Tim Marcin
1.15.20
iran

U.S. Believes Iran Shot Down the Ukrainian Jet by Mistake

Intelligence officials believe an Iranian Tor-M1 surface-to-air missile struck the plane, killing 176 people.
Tim Marcin
1.10.20
climate change

Australians Fear 'Mega Blaze' If 2 Fires Join Forces: 'It's an Atomic Bomb'

After a weekend of hell and a short reprieve, the bushfire crisis is forecast to worsen this week.
Tim Marcin
1.7.20
iraq

These Photos Show the Charred Remains of the U.S. Embassy Compound in Baghdad

The Iran-aligned Kataib Hezbollah militia finally relented on Wednesday.
Tim Marcin
1.3.20
climate change

'No Way In or Out': Australians Are Fleeing to the Beach to Escape Deadly Wildfires

The fires are creating their own weather, forming giant clouds that cause lightning and "ember attacks" that spread even more fire.
Tim Marcin
1.1.20
Hong Kong

Hong Kong Protesters Aren't Taking Christmas Off

They've disrupted peak shopping time at malls for three consecutive days, and are planning another big action for New Year's Day.
Tim Marcin
12.27.19
Philippines

Photos Show Horrific Devastation After Typhoon Slams Into the Philippines

Tens of thousands of people were evacuated or stranded, and mudslides and floods are hampering rescue efforts
Tim Marcin
12.27.19
NORTH KOREA

Looks Like North Korea Is Building a 'Christmas Gift' for the U.S. at its Long-Range Missile Site

Satellite images show North Korea building a structure associated with making or modifying intercontinental ballistic missiles.
Tim Marcin
12.24.19
News

India's Ruling Party Tried to Quell Fears About its Anti-Muslim Citizenship Law ⁠— With a Cartoon

Thousands of people have been arrested during deadly protests against the new law.
Tim Marcin
12.24.19
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