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Heavy rains collapse ancient wall in Israel

A section of stone wall in North Israel which dates to the First Temple period has collapsed in heavy rains. The wall is adjacent to an ancient gate dating back to 1750 BCE, believed to be the entrance to the biblical city of Dan. The falling debris covered five ancient gravestones

Rains cause Pompeii tomb to collapse

Heavy rains in the ancient city of Pompeii have led to the collapse of a tomb wall in the necropolis of Porta Nocera. Officials said the wall of a tomb about 1.7 metres high and 3.5 metres long collapsed in the necropolis of Porta Nocera in the early hours of Sunday. That