During a performance of Turandot at the Puccini Festival in Torre del Lago, Italy on Friday, tenor Marco Voleri, playing the Emperor Altoum, was sitting on his throne when a cable snapped and the platform fell in, causing him to tumble more than six feet.
Western negotiators, led by the United States, offered two enormous concessions to the Iranian regime from earliest stages of talks: In spite of...
Even though scientists thought Pluto’s atmosphere had thickened over the last 26 years, new images show that its atmosphere is thinner and might be in the beginning stages of collapse.
The Camp Champ is a stately and elegant mobile kitchen with equipment and utensils for six that collapses into a compact wooden box. Its construction reminds me of a magician's stage illusion! Read the rest
We hear from Verona that Julian Kovatchev, music director in Lucca, collapsed with a heart attack last night during a rehearsal at the Arena. An emergency team administered CPR and intubated the maestro on the stage before rushing him to hospital, where he lies in an induced coma. Kovatchev, 55, a Bulgarian, is a busy international […]
If Greece collapses, the biggest chunk of the blame will go to whoever behaves most unreasonably in the final stages of the current game of chicken. So both sides have an incentive to accommodate each other’s reasonable positions. Hopefully, they realise this.
Today is another stage in the Grexit crisis — the Greek banking system may collapse, creating a Graccident that pushes the situation over the Gredge without any party having actually made a decision. Then again, the relevant ministries and committees may find a way to kick the can down the road again, thereby keeping the crisis in Grimbo for a […]
This spring, Kristian Bush released what just may be the happiest album of the year, despite crafting it during the darkest period of his life. When the deadly Indiana State Fair stage collapse happened in 2011 — just before the musician and his Sugarland partner, Jennifer Nettles were set to...
Screams of terror filled a concert hall when the stage collapsed under the weight of an 80-person choir in China.
Eight singers were injured when a choir stand collapsed into the stage at the Bijie Grand Theatre yesterday. Eighty members of a chorus were on stage, rehearsing for a choral competition in Bijie, Guizhou province.
If, at last year's inaugural FYF Fest at the Coliseum, you had to collapse in the grass and rub your aching calves to restore bloodflow after walking between stages, you have some relief this year.
Submitted by Michael Snyder via The Economic Collapse blog, Why did the Baltimore riots seem like they were perfectly staged to be a television event? Images of police vehicles burning made for great television all over the planet, but...Show More Summary
It was a scary scene at Westfield High School in central Indiana on Thursday after a stage collapsed while students were performing a spring musical. [ more › ]
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — More than a dozen students suffered minor injuries after a stage packed with dancing and clapping youths collapsed during a musical performance at a central Indiana high school, authorities said Friday.
One student is critically injured, but expected to recover.
Students sustained minor injuries in the collapse during the musical finale of a stage show in suburban Indianapolis.
A stage collapse at a central Indiana high school sent more than one dozens students to the hospital on Thursday evening. Westfield police officers were unsure of exactly how many students were injured during the stage collapse and initially...Show More Summary
Stage collapses at Indiana high school. 12 people were hurt.
WESTFIELD, Ind. (AP) — More than a dozen people were injured after a stage filled with students collapsed during a musical performance at a central Indiana high school, authorities said.
At least 12 people reportedly have been injured after a stage collapsed in Westfield High School in the city of Indianapolis, US Indiana.