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The Latest: Officials say 15 confirmed dead in landslide
BEIJING (AP) -- The Latest on a landslide in southwestern China (all times local):...

The Latest: Death toll from Pakistan attacks climbs to 85
PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) -- The Latest on the attacks in Pakistan, which killed more than 80 people (all times local):...

Over 120 people buried by massive southwest China landslide
BEIJING (AP) -- More than 120 people were buried by a landslide that caused huge rocks and a mass of earth to come crashing into their homes in a mountain village in southwestern China early Saturday, officials said....

Death toll from Pakistan attacks climbs to 85
PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) -- The death toll from twin blasts in the northwestern town of Parachinar climbed to 67 Saturday, bringing the overall death toll from three separate attacks in Pakistan to 85, with several others in critical condition, officials said....

Philippine troops declare 8-hour cease-fire in besieged city
MANILA, Philippines (AP) -- The Philippine military on Saturday declared an eight-hour halt to its air and ground offensive against Islamic militants aligned with the Islamic State group in southern Marawi city to allow residents, most of them displaced by the fighting, to celebrate the end of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan....

East Timor returns 2 foreign inmates who escaped Bali prison
DILI, East Timor (AP) -- Authorities in East Timor on Saturday returned two foreign inmates who escaped from a prison in neighboring Indonesia's resort island of Bali....

County government in southwestern China says around 100 people from 40 homes feared buried in landslide
BEIJING (AP) -- County government in southwestern China says around 100 people from 40 homes feared buried in landslide ....

Teenage boy from Mumbai slum dances way to NY ballet school
MUMBAI, India (AP) -- The son of a welder from this city's slums had a dream few Indians dared to dream - to dance with the New York City Ballet....

Kansas jury awards $218M to farmers in Syngenta GMO suit
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- A Kansas federal jury awarded nearly $218 million on Friday to farmers who sued Swiss agribusiness giant Syngenta over its introduction of a genetically engineered corn seed variety....

North Korea says it's 'biggest victim' in US student's death
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- North Korea on Friday called itself the "biggest victim" in the death of an American student who was detained for more than a year and died days after being released in a coma....