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Overturned oil tanker explodes in Pakistan, killing 148
BAHAWALPUR, Pakistan (AP) -- An overturned oil tanker burst into flames in Pakistan on Sunday, killing 148 people who had rushed to the scene of the highway accident to gather leaking fuel, an official said....

The Latest: Toll from Pakistan tanker fire climbs to 148
MULTAN, Pakistan (AP) -- The Latest on an oil tanker fire in Pakistan that killed more than 140 people (all times local):...

10 bodies found, scores missing in massive China landslide
MAO COUNTY, China (AP) -- Rescuers recovered 10 bodies and were still searching for 93 other people on Sunday, a day after a massive landslide buried a picturesque mountain village in southwestern China....

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

Options for Supreme Court on Trump travel ban
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court is expected to decide within days whether the Trump administration can enforce a ban on visitors to the U.S. from six mostly Muslim countries....

War and waste: cautionary tales as US ponders Afghan boost
WASHINGTON (AP) -- One shirt, one pair of pants....

Reporter seeks justice for 'white van' torture in Sri Lanka
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) -- The sight of a white van still haunts Poddala Jayantha, a Sri Lankan journalist exiled in the U.S....

UK: All building cladding samples tested failed fire safety
LONDON (AP) -- Britain's government is urging local officials across the country to submit samples of tower block cladding "as a matter of urgency" after tests found that all cladding samples so far have failed fire safety tests....

Jordan to cancel 'marry the victim' clause shielding rapists
AMMAN, Jordan (AP) -- A pregnant 15-year-old who had been raped by a brother-in-law decided to marry her attacker, hoping this would shield her from other male relatives who might kill her in the name of "family honor."...

 
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