Search for bodies at Indian train crash site ends; 146 dead

PUKHRAYAN, India (AP) — The death toll from India's worst train accident in years rose to 146 on Monday after rescuers used cranes to lift the last of the twisted metal wreckage to check for bodies underneath.

  • Written by RAJESH KUMAR SINGH, Associated Press NIRMALA GEORGE, Associated Press

Authorities say Texas, Missouri, officers shot in ambushes

A police officer has been fatally shot in San Antonio, Texas, and another in St. Louis was shot in the face but is expected to survive, in what authorities are calling the latest in a series of target attacks on law enforcement.

  • Written by JAMIE STENGLE, Associated Press JIM SALTER, Associated Press

Suicide bomber targets Shiite mosque in Kabul, killing 32

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A suicide bomber struck a Shiite mosque in the Afghan capital on Monday, killing 32 people, the U.N. office said, the second large-scale attack targeting minority Shiites in Kabul in just over a month.

  • Written by RAHIM FAIEZ, Associated Press AMIR SHAH, Associated Press

Syrian government refuses UN truce terms for Aleppo

BEIRUT (AP) — The Syrian government refused the U.N. envoy's latest proposal for a truce in Aleppo on Sunday, calling on insurgents to withdraw and saying it would not grant autonomy to the rebel-held east in exchange for calm.

  • Written by PHILIP ISSA, The Associated Press