The collapse occured in the mountainous region of Chirajara in central Colombia. The 446-meter-long bridge was set to be opened in March as part of a major highway linked to the capital Bogota.
More than 12,000 people in the Philippines have evacuated areas near Mayon Volcano, as experts warn of a possible "hazardous eruption." The lava flow has reached some areas around three kilometres away from the volcano.
The European aircraft maker says it must strike a new deal with Emirates Airline to secure the superjumbo's future. Launched a decade ago, the A380 program has cost billions, but only 220 have been built.
A playful baby panda has been the star attraction this weekend at Beauval Zoo, south of Paris. Little Yuan Meng is the first panda cub to be born in a French zoo.
Archaeologists have determined the exact date of construction of the Porta Nigra in Trier — it was built 1,848 years ago. It's the oldest monument of its kind in Germany.
Ricin is one of the strongest poisons in the world. But not for this 20-year old man in a hospital in Münster. Doctors have found out that an inherited metabolic defect protects him from the deadly compound.
Finnish cybersecurity specialist F-Secure has reported another serious flaw in Intel hardware. It has nothing to do with the Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities, but also has a huge "destructive potential."
The "nearly pure ice" could be used for drinking water or producing oxygen or methane for astronauts, scientists say. They discovered the deposits using images from the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter.
Researchers have unearthed the earliest known fossil evidence of an insect of the butterfly order. It reveals that these animals fluttered about 200 million years ago – even before flowering plants came along.
Scientists say millions more are at risk of flooding over the decades to come based on climate change already in the pipeline. In order to survive, the time to adapt is now.
Elderly women do nearly five hours of housework per day on average. Men do closer to three. That difference is bad for women's health, and it's important to think about as baby boomers retire.
Japan's ISS astronaut Norishige Kanai has apologized for claiming that he had grown 9 centimeters (3.5 inches) during his first few weeks in space. Kanai said his statement was "fake news" due to a "measurement mistake."
Strictly speaking, the Detroit Motor Show is the first big auto event of the year. But many carmakers are now more attracted to the CES in Las Vegas. So, what's left for Detroit? Well, a lot of horsepower for one...
Before sentencing, the judge condemned surgeon Simon Bramhall's behavior, calling it an abuse of power. The surgeon quit his job in Birmingham and took up work at a hospital outside of London.
They can cause death, have unknown side-effects, fail to treat illnesses and sometimes even add to the spread of disease. Now, the battle to eliminate fake pharmaceutical products is being stepped up.
Tomorrow Today has the answers to the questions that you have always wanted to ask.
Nail biting is a bad habit. Most people do it unconsciously, to relieve stress and tension. But nail biting doesn't just make your hands unattractive. It also heightens the risk of disease.
There are all sorts of dietary fats, from butter, to oils, to margarine. Though fats have a reputation for causing weight gain, they’re essential to cooking. The healthiest and most flavorful dietary fats.
Accidents can happen suddenly, and a tooth can be chipped or broken off. Can it be saved? In some cases it can, under certain conditions.
Vitamin D is essential for our body. It strengthens our immune system, our bones and supports our muscles. Many people underestimate the importance of vitamin D and unknowingly suffer from vitamin D deficiency.
Toxic banana production in Ecuador, growing your own vegetables at the supermarket, and why a piranha named "Bert" bit a man's finger.
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