Beyoncé’s childhood home in Houston suffered a fire on Christmas morning, with the family inside managing to escape safely. The cause of the fire is under investigation.
A small plane crashed into power lines in Oregon, resulting in the deaths of all three passengers on board and causing a power outage in the area.
Following the death of French actress Emmanuelle Debever, who accused Gérard Depardieu of sexual misconduct, an investigation has been launched into her death and the allegations against the movie star.
A suspect inside a home in Arlington, Virginia, fired a flare gun multiple times, leading to a massive explosion as police tried to serve a warrant.
A dense fog led to a major collision involving around 30 vehicles on Interstate 86 near Pocatello, Idaho, leaving one person injured and blocking traffic for several hours.
A 14-hour Optus outage prompted a government inquiry to determine its impact on emergency services, as well as the effectiveness of government communication during the incident.
A fire in a Karachi shopping mall has resulted in the death of at least 10 individuals and left over 20 people injured.
An industrial robot at a vegetable packaging plant in South Korea caused the death of a worker, sparking concerns about robot safety in the country that heavily relies on automation.