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Pakistan army says death toll from India shooting rises to 6
ISLAMABAD (AP) -- Pakistan's military says the death toll from the overnight cross-border shooting by India in the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir has risen to six....

Kim Jong Un: 'Deranged' Trump will 'pay dearly' for threat
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, in an extraordinary and direct rebuke, called President Donald Trump "deranged" and said he will "pay dearly" for his threats, a possible indication of more powerful weapons tests on the horizon....

China criticizes S&P credit rating cut as 'wrong decision'
BEIJING (AP) -- China's Finance Ministry on Friday criticized the cut in the Standard & Poor's rating agency's credit rating on Chinese government borrowing as a "wrong decision" and said it ignores the country's economic strength....

The Latest: Analyst says biggest fear is an atmospheric test
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- The Latest on tensions over North Korea's nuclear and missile programs (all times local):...

5 things to know about N. Korean leader's rebuke of Trump
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- On the surface it seems like more of the same: North Korea responds to another threat by U.S. President Donald Trump by calling him a "deranged" old man who will "pay dearly" for his insults....

Satellite images show sprawling Rohingya refugee camps
Massive, makeshift refugee camps are sprawling over farms and open land in southern Bangladesh as more than 420,000 Rohingya Muslims flee violent attacks in their predominantly Buddhist homeland of Myanmar....

Kin of fallen Japan soldiers pay respects at Pearl Harbor
PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) -- Dozens of descendants of Japanese soldiers killed in World War II visited Pearl Harbor in Hawaii on Thursday to pay respects to fallen American soldiers....

Former Australian prime minister says he was head-butted
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) -- Australia's prime minister on Friday urged restraint in the nation's same-sex marriage debate after predecessor Tony Abbott said he was head-butted by a gay rights advocate and sustained a swollen lip....

Bomb kills 4 soldiers, wounds 6 in southern Thailand
HAT YAI, Thailand (AP) -- A roadside bomb killed four army rangers and wounded five other rangers and a civilian Friday in Thailand's insurgency-plagued south, police said....

Asian shares fall on North Korea concerns, China rate cut
HONG KONG (AP) -- Most Asian stock markets fell Friday as investors turned cautious following new U.S. sanctions targeting North Korea and a China credit rating downgrade....