Rescuers remove the body of a victim from the debris of a collapsed ...
Jan 27th, 2012
(Reuters) - Rescuers remove the body of a victim from the debris of a collapsed building in Rio de Janeiro January 27, 2012. At least 22 people were still missing on Thursday after rescuers recovered four bodies from the rubble of three buildings that collapsed in downtown Rio de Janeiro, Mayor Eduardo Paes said. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes (BRAZIL - Tags: DISASTER) -
SAVAR, Bangladesh (AP) - Even amid the euphoria over finding a woman alive in the rubble of a garment factory that collapsed more than two weeks ago, rescuers on Saturday returned to the grim task of dismantling the wreckage and retrieving decomposing bodies, knowing there was little chance of finding any more survivors. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) - The Bangladesh military says it is ending its search for survivors in the wreckage of an eight-story garment factory building that collapsed last month. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
SAVAR, Bangladesh (AP) - Emergency workers hauling large concrete slabs from a collapsed 8-story building said Tuesday they expect to find many dead bodies when they reach the ground floor, indicating the death toll will be far more than the official 386. One estimate said it could be as high as 1,400. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]