Sierra Leone’s chief Ebola doctor, Sheik Umar Khan, has contracted the deadly virus after personally treating more than 100 patients with the virus. The disease has no cure and has killed more than 90 percent of people infected.
More than 1,600 StubHub users and credit card holders are victims of an international cybercrime ring spanning from New York to Russia. The criminal operation stole personal information from StubHub users to buy and resell tickets for profit.
A Philadelphia man has died awaiting extradition back to Germany to face Nazi-era war crimes. Johann Breyer immigrated to Philadelphia in 1952 and worked as a tool maker until he retired.
A TransAsia Airways passenger jet crashed while making an emergency landing last night, killing and injuring more than 40 people. The jet smashed into two homes during the landing, starting a fire and leaving several passengers with burns.
If you recently bought fruit at Trader Joe’s, Costco or Walmart, there’s a chance the fruit was contaminated with Listeria, a bacteria that can produce life-threatening symptoms.
Elsemiek de Borst was a 17-year-old passenger of flight MH17 whose death inspired her father to write an emotional letter to Vladimir Putin.
The father of a Dutch teenager killed when MH17 was shot down wrote an emotional open letter to Vladimir Putin, Russian separatists and the Ukrainian government.
Massive wildfires spread across Eastern Washington state this weekend, resulting in one connected fatality and destroying roughly 150 homes. Officials say the fire should be dying down, but strong winds could cause the blaze to grow.
Skye McCole Bartusiak, the actress best known for her role as Mel Gibson’s youngest daughter in The Patriot, died in her Houston home Sunday. She was only 21.
The television and The Notebook star died in his Brentwood, California, home July 19, according to the Los Angeles Police Department. He was 86.