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#Death Toll

From TheJournal.ie 'A toxic wasteland': Hundreds of people still missing after California wildfires California

'A toxic wasteland': Hundreds of people still missing after California wildfires

The death toll has now risen to 48.

From TheJournal.ie Town of Paradise turns to 'hell on earth' after deadly wildfires devastate California Death Toll

Town of Paradise turns to 'hell on earth' after deadly wildfires devastate California

Nearly 230 residents of the town were unaccounted for, the sheriff said.

From TheJournal.ie Death toll rises to 25 as California wildfires rage on Death Toll

Death toll rises to 25 as California wildfires rage on

It is expected to increase again.

From TheJournal.ie Nine die in California wildfires as tens of thousands forced to flee Death Toll

Nine die in California wildfires as tens of thousands forced to flee

Dozens are reported missing.

From TheJournal.ie 5,000 still feared missing as Indonesian earthquake death toll rises Indonesia

5,000 still feared missing as Indonesian earthquake death toll rises

Indonesia’s disaster agency says they have recovered 1,763 bodies so far.

From TheJournal.ie At least 11 dead in 5.9-magnitude Haiti earthquake, authorities say Earthquake

At least 11 dead in 5.9-magnitude Haiti earthquake, authorities say

The epicentre of the quake was located about 19 kilometres northwest of the city of Port-de-Paix.

From TheJournal.ie Death toll in horrific Indonesia tsunami is now at least 832 and is expected to rise Disaster

Death toll in horrific Indonesia tsunami is now at least 832 and is expected to rise

The death toll is expected to worsen considerably as so many regions have yet to be heard from in the aftermath of the quake.

From TheJournal.ie Hope fades in finding survivors after Typhoon Mangkhut unleases landslides in Philippines Trail Of Destruction

Hope fades in finding survivors after Typhoon Mangkhut unleases landslides in Philippines

Mangkhut already is confirmed to have killed 66 people in the Philippines and four in China.

From TheJournal.ie 'A monumental disaster': Hurricane Florence death toll rises to 23 as major flooding continues Carolinas

'A monumental disaster': Hurricane Florence death toll rises to 23 as major flooding continues

A tornado watch has been issued for parts of North and South Carolina.

From TheJournal.ie Death toll rises to 324 as Kerala suffers worst flooding crisis in 100 years India

Death toll rises to 324 as Kerala suffers worst flooding crisis in 100 years

At least 310,000 people have been displaced and are taking shelter in relief camps.

From TheJournal.ie Over 300 dead in India as huge floods trigger landslides Kerala

Over 300 dead in India as huge floods trigger landslides

Thousands are still trapped without food or water.

From TheJournal.ie Three children aged 8, 12 and 13 among 39 dead in Italy bridge collapse tragedy Genoa

Three children aged 8, 12 and 13 among 39 dead in Italy bridge collapse tragedy

The tragedy has focused anger on the structural problems that have dogged the decades old Morandi bridge.

From TheJournal.ie Puerto Rico says Hurricane Maria killed 1,400 people, but death toll remains at 64 Flooding

Puerto Rico says Hurricane Maria killed 1,400 people, but death toll remains at 64

Widespread flooding left many sick and elderly people unable to get medical treatment.

From TheJournal.ie All Irish tourists taken off earthquake-stricken Gili Islands, ambassador says Indonesia

All Irish tourists taken off earthquake-stricken Gili Islands, ambassador says

Rescuers today resumed the search for survivors, and to recover the bodies of victims.

From TheJournal.ie Japan rescuers carry out house-to-house searches as floods and landslides claim 141 lives Heavy Rain

Japan rescuers carry out house-to-house searches as floods and landslides claim 141 lives

The crisis is the deadliest rain-related disaster in over three decades in Japan.

From TheJournal.ie Puerto Rico's morgue is overflowing with unclaimed dead bodies after a storm nine months ago Hurricane Maria

Puerto Rico's morgue is overflowing with unclaimed dead bodies after a storm nine months ago

Hurricane Maria struck the island 20 September.

From TheJournal.ie Death toll from Hurricane Maria likely to be 70 times official estimates Puerto Rico

Death toll from Hurricane Maria likely to be 70 times official estimates

The government death toll was just 64, but researchers said today it could be 4,600.

From TheJournal.ie More than 300 people now killed in rebel held area of Syria Eastern Ghouta

More than 300 people now killed in rebel held area of Syria

At least 67 children were among those killed this week.

From TheJournal.ie California mudslides: 18 people confirmed dead, with two-year-old girl among those missing Santa Barbara

California mudslides: 18 people confirmed dead, with two-year-old girl among those missing

Seven people remain missing and dozens of homes have been destroyed.

From TheJournal.ie Local resident 'engaged suspect in gun fire' after worst mass shooting in Texas history Sutherland Springs

Local resident 'engaged suspect in gun fire' after worst mass shooting in Texas history

The local was uninjured during the incident.

From TheJournal.ie 'We're not out of this emergency, not even close': California wildfire death toll rises to 33 Emergency

'We're not out of this emergency, not even close': California wildfire death toll rises to 33

An estimated 5,700 structures have been destroyed by the wildfires.

From TheJournal.ie Death toll hits 31 in deadliest wildfire disaster in California's history Wildfires

Death toll hits 31 in deadliest wildfire disaster in California's history

The fires have been raging in northern California since last Sunday.

From TheJournal.ie Hurricane Irma leaves at least 15 dead as 500,000 people ordered to evacuate Florida 'Be Careful. Be Safe'
From TheJournal.ie 'I was just really concerned for my kids': Irishman in Texas evacuated from house in boat HURRICANE HARVEY

'I was just really concerned for my kids': Irishman in Texas evacuated from house in boat

The full horrors of the monster storm Hurricane Harvey began emerging today.

From TheJournal.ie Full death toll from Grenfell Tower 'could take until end of the year' Grenfell Tower Fire

Full death toll from Grenfell Tower 'could take until end of the year'

Police previously said at least 79 people died in the blaze.

From TheJournal.ie Met police say 58 presumed dead in Grenfell tower fire Death Toll

Met police say 58 presumed dead in Grenfell tower fire

The number of confirmed fatalities remains at 30.

From TheJournal.ie Bodies of five children among those pulled from the water after Myanmar plane crash Search And Rescue

Bodies of five children among those pulled from the water after Myanmar plane crash

There were at least 120 people on board the plane.

From TheJournal.ie The bodies of four more climbers found inside a tent near summit of Mount Everest Death Toll

The bodies of four more climbers found inside a tent near summit of Mount Everest

These latest discoveries brings the death toll in recent days to 10.

From TheJournal.ie Death toll in Venezuela protests rises to 36 as looting breaks out Maduro

Death toll in Venezuela protests rises to 36 as looting breaks out

At least 70 stores have been raided since Tuesday.

From TheJournal.ie Isis death toll from 'Mother Of All Bombs' reaches 90 Death Toll

Isis death toll from 'Mother Of All Bombs' reaches 90

The bomb was dropped on Thursday.

From TheJournal.ie At least 254 dead, including 43 children, as toll from Colombian horror mudslide continues to climb Tragic

At least 254 dead, including 43 children, as toll from Colombian horror mudslide continues to climb

The deadly landslide, which struck late on Friday evening, resulted from days of heavy rains.

From TheJournal.ie Death toll after fire at Guatemalan children's shelter rises to 40 Blaze

Death toll after fire at Guatemalan children's shelter rises to 40

The blaze was believed to have been set by girls protesting dire conditions they were subjected to at the shelter.

From TheJournal.ie Over 100 people die in avalanches in Afghanistan Emergency

Over 100 people die in avalanches in Afghanistan

At least 50 people were killed in a single village.

From TheJournal.ie Six die in helicopter crash close to site of Italy avalanche Death Toll

Six die in helicopter crash close to site of Italy avalanche

The death toll of the avalanche is now at 15.

From TheJournal.ie Three white sheepdog puppies found in Italian avalanche boost hope for survivors Rescue

Three white sheepdog puppies found in Italian avalanche boost hope for survivors

More than two days have passed since anyone has been pulled out alive from the hotel.

From TheJournal.ie Homeless people and migrants most at risk as freezing conditions cause at least 65 deaths in Europe Extreme Weather

Homeless people and migrants most at risk as freezing conditions cause at least 65 deaths in Europe

The Greek government sent a navy transport ship to the island of Lesbos yesterday to house around 500 migrants still sleeping in tents.

From TheJournal.ie At least 38 killed in two separate Chinese coal mine blasts Death Toll

At least 38 killed in two separate Chinese coal mine blasts

China is the world’s largest coal producer and deadly accidents are common.

From TheJournal.ie Death toll in Italy earthquake rises to at least 250 as questions mount Umbria

Death toll in Italy earthquake rises to at least 250 as questions mount

Public prosecutor Giuseppe Saieva said he would be opening an investigation into whether anyone could be held responsible for the disaster.

From TheJournal.ie "There was a blast suddenly - I saw a huge ball of fire" Pakistan Blast

"There was a blast suddenly - I saw a huge ball of fire"

The Taliban said that the suicide blast that hit families in a park was targeting Christians.

From TheJournal.ie 40 years of tragedy: The hajj has been plagued by disaster Deadly Stampede

40 years of tragedy: The hajj has been plagued by disaster

Over 3,980 people have died in tragedies in the hajj since 1975.