Receive Breaking News updates as they occur
The death toll from last week's collapse of a six-storey building in the Kenyan capital after heavy rain has risen to 26, a senior police officer said on Wednesday. The owners are being questioned by the authorities after President Uhuru Kenyatta ordered them detained. "Three more bodies were retrieved on Tuesday night bringing the number of those confirmed dead to 26," Japheth Koome, Nairobi County police commander, told Reuters.
KATY, Texas (AP) — A recently fired employee opened fire at a transportation company near Houston on Wednesday, killing one employee and injuring another before fatally shooting himself, sheriff's officials said.