Train derails in northern India, killing at least 23
LUCKNOW, India (AP) -- Six coaches of a passenger train derailed in northern India on Saturday, killing 23 people and injuring at least 81, officials said....

Liquor stores closed in Turkmenistan's capital until October
ASHGABAT, Turkmenistan (AP) -- Liquor stores have been closed down and alcoholic products taken off the shelves of food stores in the capital of Turkmenistan ahead of a major international athletic competition next month....

India wildlife reserve park devastated by monsoon floods
GUAHATI, India (AP) -- Rising floodwaters have inundated large parts of a famous wildlife reserve park in northeastern India, killing more than 225 animals and forcing hundreds of other animals to flee, the park director said Saturday....

Liu Xiaobo's widow in rare video amid fears for her safety
BEIJING (AP) -- A video has surfaced online showing the wife of Liu Xiaobo for the first time since the funeral of the Nobel Peace Prize laureate, who died in Chinese custody last month....

Taliban kill 5 police in southern Afghanistan
KANDAHAR, Afghanistan (AP) -- An Afghan official says the Taliban attacked a police checkpoint in the southern Helmand province, killing five Afghan police....

A look at US-S. Korea war games and how North might respond
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- America's annual joint military exercises with South Korea always frustrate North Korea. The war games set to begin Monday may hold more potential to provoke than ever, given President Donald Trump's "fire and fury" threats and Pyongyang's as-yet-unpursued plan to launch missiles close to Guam....

Philippines says 7-year-old boy missing in Spain van attack
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) -- The Philippines government says a child missing after a vehicle plowed into pedestrians in Barcelona is the 7-year-old son of a Filipino woman who had been living in Australia....

Mourners attend funeral of Pfau, 'Mother Teresa of Pakistan'
KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) -- Mourners have attended a state funeral of Ruth Pfau, a German physician and nun who earned international acclaim by devoting her life to the eradication of leprosy in Pakistan....

Gunmen kill local leader of Pakistan's pro-Taliban party
PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) -- A police officer says gunmen on a motorcycle have killed a local leader of Pakistan's pro-Taliban Jamiat-e-Ulema Islam party in an apparent assassination in the northwest before fleeing....

6 die in Vietnam while sawing leftover mortar shell
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) -- Six people including four children in a family have been killed when a Vietnam War-era mortar shell they were sawing for scrap metal exploded....