Nepal residents fear aftershocks of earthquakeA day after a massive Himalayan earthquake killed more than 2,500 people, rescue efforts continued for trapped victims as panicked tourists looked to flee.
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Officials say at least 45 people were killed after severe weather swept through the northern city of Peshawar.
In Bhaktapur, temples were flattened, walls fell from buildings and bricks covered streets following Saturday’s quake.
The densely populated capital, Kathmandu, is shaken; more than 2,200 are reported dead.
During a farewell speech, the attorney general said he took pride in his efforts to empower the powerless and protect civil rights.
The volcano erupted for the first time in more than 42 years, billowing a huge ash cloud over a sparsely populated area.
An elephant’s kiss, presidential campaigning, protests over Freddie Gray’s death and more from the week’s news.
American photographer John Moore won the competition with his images of the Ebola crisis in West Africa.
Whirling dervishes, woolly mammoth mystery, Calbuco volcano’s ash cover and more.
The presidents of Russia and France joined other leaders in commemorating the killing of 1.5 million during World War I.
Earth Day, Chile’s Calbuco volcano erupts, Chinese factories churn out Apple Watch alternative and more.
Hundreds leave the country after anti-immigrant violence.
Giving up the swimming pool, a pet pig becomes an Internet sensation in China and a rally for better wages.
Smoke rises in the capital city of Sanaa and the southern port city of Aden in the campaign to quell an uprising by Houthi rebels.
Fun and fascinating creatures around the world.
Belgium’s Blue Forest, simulated skydiving on a cruise ship, Cuban crocodiles and more.