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Choppers ferry injured in Nepal; new mudslide hits village

April 28, 2015

GORKHA, Nepal (AP) — Helicopters crisscrossed the mountains above a remote district Tuesday near the epicenter of the weekend earthquake in Nepal that killed more than 4,400 people, ferrying the... more »»

250 people feared missing after mudslide in Nepal village

April 28, 2015

GORKHA, Nepal (AP) — An official says 250 people are believed missing following a mudslide and avalanche in an isolated village in rural Nepal not far from the epicenter of Saturday's powerful... more »»

Afghan official: At least 52 dead in landslide in northeast

April 28, 2015

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A massive landslide in a remote province in northeastern Afghanistan killed at least 52 people on Tuesday, a provincial official said. more »»

The Latest on Nepal Quake: UN says 8 million affected

April 28, 2015

4.45 p.m. (1100 GMT)

The United Nations says 8 million people have been affected by the weekend earthquake in Nepal that killed nearly 4,400 people and . more »»

Man arrested in Bosnia over links to gunman in police attack

April 28, 2015

KUCIC KULA, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — Bosnian police on Tuesday arrested a man with suspected links to a gunman who stormed into a police station in the country's Bosnian Serb region shouting... more »»

Coffins arrive at Indonesian prison as executions near

April 28, 2015

CILICAP, Indonesia (AP) — Ambulances carrying coffins arrived Tuesday at a prison island and relatives paid final visits to their condemned loved ones in a sign that Indonesia will imminently... more »»

Ukraine says rebels firing rocket launchers again

April 28, 2015

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Separatist rebels in the east of Ukraine have resumed the use of rocket launchers that should have been withdrawn under a February peace deal, Ukrainian military officials... more »»

Helicopters ferry injured from Nepal villages near epicenter

April 28, 2015

GORKHA, Nepal (AP) — Helicopters crisscrossed the mountains above a remote district Tuesday near the epicenter of the weekend earthquake in Nepal that killed more than 4,400, ferrying the injured... more »»

IRA-style bomb damages Londonderry probation office

April 28, 2015

LONDONDERRY, Northern Ireland (AP) — Northern Ireland police say a small bomb has detonated outside a probation office on a residential street in Londonderry, injuring nobody, and the city's... more »»

Deutsche Bank co-CEO on trial over battle with media mogul

April 28, 2015

BERLIN (AP) — Deutsche Bank co-CEO Juergen Fitschen went on trial Tuesday along with two of his predecessors, charged with attempted fraud for allegedly colluding to deceive judges in a... more »»

The Latest on Nepal Quake: Choppers ferry injured to Gorkha

April 28, 2015

2.15 p.m. (0830 GMT)

At Dubai International Airport, workers loaded crates packed with relief aid into a Boeing 747 destined for Nepal, just over a four-hour flight away. more »»

Captain of doomed S. Korea ferry sentenced to life in prison

April 28, 2015

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The South Korean ferry captain responsible for last year's disaster that killed more than 300 people, mostly schoolchildren, was given an increased sentence of life in... more »»

Iraq faces huge challenges dislodging Islamic State in Anbar

April 28, 2015

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi forces are on a westward push to retake Anbar, a sprawling Sunni-dominated desert province captured by the Islamic State group in their offensive last yea. more »»

Ukraine's rebels mete out rough justice in authority vacuum

April 28, 2015

KRASNYI PARTYZAN, Ukraine (AP) — A bruised rebel fighter in battle fatigues is tied to a traffic pole, avoiding glances as a crude message hung about his neck flutters in the wind: "I am a... more »»

In quake-hit Nepal, rescuers struggle to recover the dead

April 28, 2015

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — For hours after Nepal was shaken by one of the most intense earthquakes here in nearly a century, 12-year-old Neha Chumda screamed for help. more »»

Nepal troops ready aid for remote quake-hit villages

April 28, 2015

GORKHA, Nepal (AP) — Preparing to make a push into the most isolated parts of quake-devastated Nepal, soldiers on Tuesday were readying food, water and other emergency supplies to be loaded onto... more »»

Nuclear attack survivors, 70 years later, now fading away

April 28, 2015

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — What a nuclear attack didn't take from them, old age will. more »»

Jamaica woman brings attention to rapes targeting lesbians

April 28, 2015

KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — When Angeline Jackson and a friend were ambushed at gunpoint and sexually assaulted on a wooded trail outside the Jamaican capital, police initially seemed less concerned... more »»

The Latest on Nepal Quake: Death toll 4,438 in 3 countries

April 28, 2015

9.30 a.m. (0345 GMT)

Army troops are loading bags of rice and cornmeal into a storage room at the district headquarters in Gorkha, the epicenter of Saturday's massive earthquake was located. more »»

The Latest on Nepal Quake: Death toll 4,4,38 in 3 countries

April 28, 2015

9.00 a.m. (0315 GMT)

A Nepal police official says at least 4,352 bodies have so far been recovered after last week's massive earthquake that struck just outside of capital Kathmandu. more »»

The Latest on Nepal Quake: Major aftershocks waning

April 28, 2015

8.45 a.m. (0300 GMT)

A local seismologist says major aftershocks are now unlikely to occur as the 72-hour mark after Saturday's devastating earthquake approaches. more »»



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