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Car bomb in rebel-held northern Syria kills 13 people

BEIRUT (AP) – A car bomb killed at least 13 people Sunday night near a mosque in a northern town held by Turkey-backed fighters, and wounded dozens of people, Syrian opposition activists said. The blast in the town of Azaz occurred Sunday [...]

Sufi Shrine Bombing in Pakistan Kills at Least 10

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — A bombing outside one of Pakistan’s most revered Sufi shrines killed at least 10 people, including five police officers, and wounded at least 20 other people, officials said, raising new concerns about militant [...]

Sudan activists: ‘Regime’ kills 16 after al-Bashir’s ouster

CAIRO (AP) – Sudanese activists said Saturday that 16 people, including a soldier, have been killed in the two days since the military forced President Omar al-Bashir from power amid months of anti-government protests. The Sudan Doctors [...]

Police in China Detain Chemical Plant Employees After Explosion Kills 47

HONG KONG — The police on Friday detained personnel from a chemical plant in eastern China after an explosion killed at least 47 people, setting off an inferno that firefighters battled through the night and raising fears of toxic [...]

Live Briefing: Utrecht Shooting Updates: Gunman Kills 3 on Tram, Suspect Arrested

After the attack, the gunman reportedly fled the scene, and might have escaped in a car. Heavily armed police officers conducted a building-by-building search of a nearby street. The police were looking into the carjacking of a red Renault, [...]

Measles outbreak kills almost 1,000 children in Madagascar despite emergency vaccination scheme

The Indian Ocean island has Africa’s highest rate of children’s malnutrition, increasing health risk from measles infection At least 922 children and young adults have died of measles in Madagascar since October, despite [...]

Bombing Kills 20 Revolutionary Guards in Iran, Government Says

[This is a developing story. We will keep updating it as we learn more.] TEHRAN — A suicide bomber killed 20 members of the elite Revolutionary Guards Corps on a bus in a restive region of southeastern Iran on Wednesday, state media [...]

Dorm Fire Kills 10 in Brazil, Sending Shudder Through World Soccer

RIO DE JANEIRO — Fire ravaged a temporary dormitory early Friday at a Brazilian training center for young soccer players run by one of South America’s most prominent teams, killing at least 10 people in a disaster that reverberated through [...]

Grenade Attack on Philippine Mosque Kills Two

MANILA — A grenade was lobbed into a mosque in the southern Philippines before dawn on Wednesday, killing two Muslim religious leaders, in the second attack in days on a place of worship in the restive south, officials said. The attack, [...]

Philippines Cathedral Bombing Kills 20

MANILA — Two bombs exploded at a cathedral in the southern Philippines on Sunday, killing 20 people and wounding scores of others, officials said. The attack on the island of Jolo came less than a week after voters rejected its inclusion [...]