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Official and rescuer say four bodies have been found inside a tent at the highest camp on Mount Everest.
Rescuers have resuming searching for seven people missing after a bus plunged into a river in mountainous northern India, killing at least 17 Hindu pilgrims.
Australia says Southeast Asian governments will hold a summit in August to coordinate against the security threat posed by homegrown Islamic militants returning from battlefields in Syria and Iraq.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte warned Wednesday that he’ll be harsh in enforcing martial law in his country’s south as he abruptly left Moscow to deal with a crisis at home sparked by a Muslim extremist siege on a city, where militants burned buildings overnight and are feared to have taken hostages.
South Korea’s military said an unidentified object that flew across the border from rival North Korea and prompted the South to respond with warning shots on Tuesday was probably a balloon carrying Pyongyang’s propaganda leaflets.
Qatar says hackers broke into the website of its state-run news agency and published a fake story quoting the country’s ruling emir.
An Australian coroner has concluded that police responding to a deadly hostage crisis in a Sydney cafe underestimated the threat the gunman posed and should have stormed the building earlier.
Bahrain police have arrested 286 people in an assault in which officers fired tear gas and shotguns at protesters in a town that is home to a prominent Shiite cleric facing possible deportation. At least five demonstrators were killed and others wounded.
Bahrain authorities say 286 people arrested in raid targeting Shiite cleric’s town; five protesters killed.
Toronto police say an Uber driver is facing charges after a woman was allegedly kidnapped.
The roars of lions, snorts of rhinos and trumpets of elephants still blend with the cacophony of honking buses and screeching cars passing nearby in one of the most heavily congested areas of Argentina’s capital.
The chief of Venezuela’s electoral council says the embattled South American nation jolted by nearly two months of opposition protests will hold regional elections in December.
Former U.N. chief Kofi Annan says U.S. President Donald Trump should reach out and talk to Iran, which by signing the nuclear deal with six major powers and re-electing President Hassan Rouhani is trying to reach out to the world.
Miners have found a 4.3-foot (1.3-meter) tall emerald weighing more than 600 pounds (272 kilograms) in Brazil’s northeastern state of Bahia.
Even before the suicide bombing that killed 22 people at a Manchester, England, arena Monday night, the Chicago Cubs were evaluating ways to make the area around Wrigley Field safer.
Even before the concert bombing, counterterrorism operations had focused on this small area in the southern part of the city.
The new U.N. disarmament chief says a team from the international chemical weapons watchdog found exposure “to sarin or a sarin-like substance” in samples from an attack on April 4 in northern Syria that killed over 90 people and now wants to visit the town of Khan Sheikhoun.
What do world leaders talk about when they are alone? Not much it seems.
U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley says President Donald Trump’s budget proposal is the start of a conversation with Congress about funding for overseas and diplomatic programs.
British PM May: Raising threat level means military will replace police officers at some public events.
British PM May: Police have asked secretary of defense to deploy military to help fight terror threats.
British PM Theresa May: UK increasing terror threat level from severe to critical, believes another attack imminent.
China joins in denouncing the latest missile test as “flagrant and provocative defiance.”
Authorities haven't officially released the names, but three have been named locally, including 8-year-old Saffie Rose Roussos.
Georgina Callander took photos with the pop singer two years ago.
China’s U.N. ambassador said Tuesday that multiple North Korean nuclear and ballistic missile tests, with no end in sight, show the “very strong” need for new talks with Pyongyang to reduce tensions and try to achieve denuclearization.
Survivors of the suicide bombing that killed 22 people at a Manchester concert hall said security screening ahead of the Ariana Grande show was haphazard, raising the question of whether public arenas and other crowded spaces are being safeguarded to the extent they could be.
The roar of lions, snorts of rhinos and trumpets of elephants still blend with the cacophony of honking buses and screeching cars passing nearby in one of the most heavily congested areas of Argentina’s capital.
Egypt has safely transported two unique items, a funerary bed and a chariot belonging to the famed pharaoh King Tutankhamun from a museum in central Cairo to a new one on the other side of the city.
The head of Puerto Rico’s largest public university announced on Tuesday that she has resigned just hours before she faced arrest for failing to reopen an institution that has been shut down by a student strike for nearly two months.
The man who police say blew himself up in a packed concert arena in Manchester, killing 22 people, did not make a strong impression on his neighbors.
Police say a bus has plunged nearly 380 feet (150 meters) into a gorge in mountainous northern India, killing at least 13 people and injuring another seven people.
Turkey’s state-run news agency says two dismissed public employees on a hunger strike have been arrested for membership in a terror organization.
Saffie Rose Roussos was one of 22 people killed in the Manchester attack.
Ajax coach Peter Bosz says the Europa League final against Manchester United “doesn’t have this glow that it should have” because of the deadly bomb attack at a concert in Manchester that killed at least 22 people.
Former Ethiopian health minister Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus is selected at critical time for WHO, which experts say needs radical overhaul.
They are stylistic opposites, one a bombastic tycoon-turned-president, the other a famously modest pope. They disagree openly on such weighty issues as immigration, climate change and economic policy.
The last major attack on Manchester followed a different, though still devastating, plan.
President Donald Trump showered his Middle Eastern hosts with praise and declared a breakthrough regional peace within reach. No one contradicted him, but behind the pageantry and politesse a wall of skepticism remains solidly intact.
Egyptian prosecutors have ordered the detention for one day of an opposition leader widely tipped to challenge President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi in 2018 elections following a complaint that he publicly made an obscene finger gesture.
Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Ethiopia’s former health minister, has been elected to lead the World Health Organization. .
Nationalist Chinese netizens have launched a furious attack on Yang Shuping for her speech at the University of Maryland.
The Philippine president issued the decree in response to fighting in Marawi City, where militants linked to the Islamic State were battling security forces.
The singer, Ariana Grande, champions female power.
The names of thousands of Syrian war victims are being read out in Vienna, in a 48-hour session meant to commemorate all who die in armed conflict.
President Donald Trump arrives in Rome for visit with Pope Francis.
A Somali police officer says a suicide bomber has blown himself up at a military checkpoint in northern Somalia’s semiautonomous state of Puntland, killing at least four people.
Manchester police chief confirms bombing suspect is 22-year-old Salman Abedi.
Greek police say they have arrested two Albanian men in a border region for allegedly illegally harvesting herbs growing wild on the mountainside.
Germany’s defense minister says the country is committed to spending 2 percent of its gross domestic product on defense in keeping with its pledge to NATO..
Philippine president’s spokesman says he has declared martial law in the south for 60 days to deal with extremist attack.
Authorities say two United Nations peacekeepers have been killed when their foot patrol was ambushed in the Kidal region of northern Mali.
Germany’s defense minister says no decision has been made whether to pull troops out of an air base in Turkey, but that there are alternatives.
But is Beijing really cracking down on Kim Jong Un’s regime after recent missile tests?
Brazilian President Michel Temer has been fighting to save his job since last week’s release of a recording that appeared to capture him endorsing hush money for an ex-lawmaker now serving a 15-year prison sentence. The allegation is the latest fallout from a mammoth investigation into billions of dollars in kickbacks and illegal campaign financing.
A special aide to embattled Brazilian President Michel Temer has been arrested in connection with a corruption scandal.
Britain’s queen, royals hold a moment of silence for Manchester attack victims.
A Macedonian court has convicted nine people of participating in a mob invasion of parliament last month that left more than 100 people injured.
The names of the 22 victims killed by a suicide bomber at a Manchester concert on Monday night have not been officially released, but here what’s known about them so far:
A school in Poland is unveiling a plaque commemorating 87 Jewish girls who were expelled in 1939 during the Nazi occupation of the country.
Pakistan’s interior minister is warning that people posting “anti-state” content on social media will face prosecution.
Authorities in Congo have opened an investigation into whether a former government minister may have played a role in inciting violence in the turbulent Kasai provinces.
"Trump describes Yad Vashem visit as only he can."
The U.S. State Department is repeating its call for Hungary to “engage directly” with a university founded by billionaire George Soros which may have to leave Budapest because of recent amendments to the law on higher education.
Three seconds of silence after the explosion were followed by screams and panic.
Before taking office, President Trump called NATO “obsolete,” but in the U.S. and most of the European allies, the organization is seen more favorably.
Czech President Milos Zeman has used his power to pardon a man convicted of a double contract murder.
The Latest on the World Health Organization’s new chief (all times local):
German authorities have arrested an Afghan man accused of being a member of the Taliban and participating in the killing of an Afghan police officer.
German automaker Daimler AG says prosecutors will be searching several of its offices in Germany as part of a preliminary investigation into suspected manipulation of diesel emission controls.
Authorities say an 8-year-old girl, Saffie Roussos, was among the 22 who died in the Manchester bombing.
Dubai police say seven people have been killed and 35 injured when a bus crashed into a truck on one of the sheikhdom’s main highways.
UK ambulance official: 12 children under age of 16 were among 59 injured in concert attack.
Hopes for a breakthrough in negotiations for cash-strapped Greece were dashed again and another deadline was set.
President Donald Trump paid a short visit to Israel’s national Holocaust memorial on Tuesday, calling the Nazi extermination of 6 million Jews “the most savage crime against God and his children” during the most sensitive stop on his two-day visit to Israel.
Gambia’s government says it has seized some $50 million in assets tied to former leader Yahya Jammeh.
Trump tells Israeli audience after meeting with Abbas that ‘Palestinians are ready to reach for peace.’
Islamic State group says one of its members carried out the Manchester attack that killed 22 people.
Health ministers, diplomats and other high-level envoys are set to choose the next director-general of the World Health Organization among three finalists.
"We stand in absolute solidarity with the people of the United Kingdom,” Trump said. “So many young, beautiful, innocent people living and enjoying their lives, murdered by evil losers in life."
UK police arrest 23-year-old man in Manchester in relation to concert attack.
The Portuguese Navy says three Britons have been rescued in the Atlantic after their yacht collided with a whale and started to sink.
Philippine military officials say a group of heavily armed militants backing the Islamic State group has barged into a southern city and troops are battling the gunmen.
UK police evacuate Arndale shopping center in Manchester; reports say one man arrested.
The Latest on migration issues in Europe (all times local):
A Danish court has sentenced a 70-year-old man to 12 years in jail for having ordered the sexual assaults of Filipino children and young people to be broadcast online.
Theresa May: “While we experienced the worst of humanity in Manchester last night, we also saw the best”
British Prime Minister May: “This attack stands out for its appalling, sickening cowardice”
May says police and security staff believe they know identity of attacker but won’t reveal it now.
Police say attackers in Thailand’s restive south have fatally shot two army rangers at close range.
British prime minister says terrorist attack among the worst Britain has experienced.
American soldiers would train the nation’s elite forces under a Trump administration plan seeking to break a stalemate with the Taliban.
A prominent Pakistani opposition leader has criticized the country’s prime minister for an allegedly “ineffective” trip to Saudi Arabia for a summit with U.S. President Donald Trump.
Nokia and Apple have settled their numerous legal disputes after signing an agreement to work together.
The suspected suicide bombing occurred where few had expected an attack: outside of London.
Virgin Atlantic says a flight from Dubai to London has been evacuated over a security threat.
As the World Health Organization struggled to coordinate vaccine production during the 2009 swine flu pandemic, its director-general met with Vladimir Putin, then Russia’s prime minister, during an official visit to Moscow.
Indonesia says several Vietnamese fishing vessels have escaped Indonesian interception following a show of force by Vietnam’s coast guard in the South China Sea.
Israeli police say a Palestinian assailant has stabbed an Israeli policeman in central Israel.
Germany’s highest court has upheld a complaint by a Syrian whose asylum claim was rejected because he’d already been granted asylum in Greece.