Daily Archive: August 6, 2014

Terrifying last images as ferry sinks

Over 100 people are feared drowned after an overloaded river ferry capsized in Bangladesh. CNN’s Sumnima Udas reports. If your browser has Adobe Flash Player installed, click above to play. Otherwise, click below. CNN.com –...

Woman buried alive for 50 hours

An 88-year-old woman was rescued from earthquake rubble after being trapped for 50 hours. CNN’s Kristi Lu Stout reports. If your browser has Adobe Flash Player installed, click above to play. Otherwise, click below. CNN.com...

Spacecraft catches and orbits a comet

STORY HIGHLIGHTS Rosetta is attempting to become first spacecraft to orbit and land on a comet European Space Agency’s 10-year mission has taken Rosetta billions of miles across solar system Scientists hope to learn more...

Nats manager: Slumping Harper staying put

Updated: August 6, 2014, 6:32 PM ET Associated Press Scott Cunningham/Getty ImagesBryce Harper has struggled for the Nationals since returning from thumb surgery. WASHINGTON — Nationals manager Matt Williams lashed out at reporters Wednesday after...

Five reasons not to panic about Ebola

STORY HIGHLIGHTS Ebola is aggressively infectious; it is not highly contagious Doctors know how it spreads and can keep contamination down Doctors have trained for years on how to handle these patients In past decade,...