USS John S. McCain collides with merchant ship near Strait of Malacca (August 20, 2017)
USS John S. McCain (below)
merchant vessel Alnic MC (below)
The guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain (DDG 56) was involved in a…"
"(August 19, 2017)
A power outage affecting about 3,000 Los Angeles Department of Water and Power customers in the Los Feliz and Silver Lake areas was reported at 4:30 p.m. Friday, but by 7 p.m. utility officials said all but 120 customers had their…"
"Steve Bannon is fired by Trump after chief of staff John Kelly said strategist had to go (August 18, 2017)
"White House Chief of Staff John Kelly and Steve Bannon have mutually agreed today would be Steve's last day. We are grateful…"
"Electrical fire breaks out in CN Tower antenna mast (August 16, 2017)
An electrical fire at Toronto’s landmark CN Tower broke out around 4 a.m. around an electric cable in the tower’s main antenna mast, Toronto Fire said. The…"
"Explosion and fire reported at DTE Energy substation in Plymouth [Michigan] (August 16, 2017)
Fire crews are on the scene of what is reported to be an explosion and fire at a electrical substation.
City manager, Paul Sincock said around 8:30 on…"
"(August 12, 2017)
Puget Sound Energy (PSE) reported a power outage in the north Ferndale [Washington] area early this morning that impacted a relatively large area [in red in graphic)].
No cause was given for the outage that began around 3am. PSE…"
"(August 11, 2017)
On Tuesday a “major electrical substation failure” at the Tukwila Station  suspended service between Othello and Angle Lake stations for approximately six hours. “The Tukwila failure caused major…"
"Twinkle the albino hedgehog at Wildlife Orphanage in Selby, Yorkshire (August 8, 2017)
Wildlife Orphanage, a hedgehog charity in Yorkshire, knows of a litter of at least three albino hedgehogs in the Selby [United Kingdom] area.
"2 oarfishes found in Southern Leyte (August 9, 2017)
Oarfish(es) found at Pasahimapa Mangrove Protected Area in Sitio Ma Socorro, Saint Bernard, Southern Leyte [Philippines].
Organisms were found between 9-11am, August 9, 2017. Sources said that…"
"Electrical substation that powers a smartphone production complex in northern Vietnam caught fire (August 3, 2017)
Northern Power Corporation, a subsidiary of state-run Electricity of Vietnam, confirmed on Wednesday that the power complex in Thai…"
"Fire hits power substation in Makati City (August 5, 2017)
A fire hit a Meralco substation in Urdaneta Village in Makati City on Saturday afternoon.
The fire broke out at around 2:32 p.m. The fire reached second alarm at around 2:45…"
"Transformer fire in Piti, feeder line trouble in Yigo (August 4, 2017)
A transformer at Guam Power Authority’s Piti substation caught fire Friday afternoon. Guam Power Authority said the area was isolated and no customers were…"
"Power outage, explosion and fire at Shell oil refinery in Rotterdam, Netherlands (July 31, 2017)
At about 10:30 p.m. local time on July 29, a power failure occurred in a high-voltage power station at the industrial site, sparking an explosion and…"
"Three-meter-long oarfish found by fishermen during fishery monitoring along the Yangtze River in Shanghai, China (August 2, 2017)
A local expert told the fishermen that the fish, 3.16 meters in length and 6.2 kilograms in weight, was an…"
"President Trump Fires Reince Priebus, Hires General John Kelly as Chief of Staff (July 28, 2017)
President Trump fired Reince Priebus from the position of Chief-of-Staff and replaced him with Department of Homeland Security Secretary John…"