A Taiwanese government agency says that an explosion caused by a gas leak in the country's second city killed 22 people, injured 270 and sent flames shooting 15 storeys into the air. Sarah Toms reports.
Israel and Hamas have agreed to a 72-hour ceasefire in their conflict in the Gaza Strip that will begin on Friday, the U.N. spokesperson for the secretary-general announced. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Motorcyle fire stunt burns spectator cars in France
A spectacular fire at a motorcycle race held in Morbihan, France, burned 64 cars belonging to spectators attending the event on September 1. The fire broke out in a field where the cars were parked after a stunt involving fire, during the intermission of the race, went horribly wrong. Backed by a strong wind, the flames quickly engulfed the field and the cars; which were parked in close proximity to each other. Credit: stefObzh.