Fire crews have saved two thirds of Eastbourne Pier after fire destroyed part of the structure, leaving a metal skeleton.
The blaze broke out on Wednesday afternoon behind some wood paneling in the arcade building. 744 more words
The Charles W. Morgan forecastle On Thursday October 4, 1764 a South Carolinian slave named Saundy ran away. His flight by itself was hardly remarkable; in the eighteenth century hundreds of enslaved individuals in British North America, the West Indies, Central and South America fled their masters. 1,542 more words
The wreck of the Costa Concordia has completed its final voyage to the port where it will be broken up for scrap metal, two-and-a-half years after the cruise liner ran aground and sank, killing 32 people. 27 more words