Flights: Turbulence leaves passenger in hospital after being injured during storm

Flights travelling across the US have been affected by a dangerous winter storm. The blizzard that has ensued has forced hundreds of flights to be delayed or cancelled across the country. An American Airlines flight travelling from Mexico over Dallas-Fort was hit with a bad bout of turbulence. Two people were injured onboard with the […]

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has left hospital after cancer surgery on Friday and should be at home in time to catch the new feature film about her

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has been released from hospital following cancer surgery, Reuters reports A spokeswoman for the court, Kathy Arberg, says that Ginsburg is now recuperating at home. On Monday, Associated Press reported that ‘RBG’ was up and working just a few days after undergoing surgery for lung cancer. The 85-year-old Ginsburg will be […]

Jailed Catalan official brought to hospital after 2 weeks of hunger strike

Jailed Catalan leader Jordi Turull has been transferred to an infirmary, after his health deteriorated 14 days into the hunger strike he and a colleague began, to demand a fair trial over their role in the independence referendum. The former spokesman for the regional Catalan government of Carles Puigdemont was relocated to the infirmary inside […]

Tram derails & overturns in Lisbon, sending 26 rush-hour passengers to hospital (VIDEO)

At least 28 people have been injured after a tram derailed and flipped over in the Portuguese capital during Friday evening rush hour, Portuguese emergency services have reported. The electric vehicle derailed in the Lapa district of Lisbon at around 6:00pm, at a curve at the base of a steep hill, before striking a building […]

At least 4 dead — including a Chicago police officer and a gunman — after shooting at Chicago’s Mercy Hospital

AP Photo/David Banks At least four people are dead, including a Chicago police officer and a suspected gunman, after a shooting at Chicago’s Mercy Hospital on Monday afternoon.  The 28-year-old officer, identified as Samuel Jimenez, had just completed his probationary period local news outlets reported. At least four people are dead — including a 28-year-old […]