Captain steered vessel into shallow water to save as many lives as possible
Diving through floodwaters would be extremely precarious; hearing outside noises suggests another route
Tragedy takes place in wake of European Union agreement on migration reform
Fast-moving lava burned and buried many beyond recognition
Puerto Rico still struggling to recover from Maria. Could a new set of powerful storms be coming?
At one point lava fountains were shooting 150 feet into the air
As we face our own modern anxieties and troubles this Holy Week, we would do well to turn to the martyr's reflection on Jesus' Passion.
Indigenous communities are welcoming, but they can only take so much.
Holocaust survivor Liliana Segre was named senator for life by the Italian president last January 19.
Pope Francis sends telegram of condolence following devastating blaze