• 3 foreign climbers dead, 1 missing near top of Mount Everest

    KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — The body of an Indian climber was spotted on Mount Everest on Monday, the fourth fatality during a busy and tragic weekend on the world’s highest peak.

  • Bangladesh arrests 27 men on suspicion of being gay

    DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Authorities in Bangladesh on Friday arrested 27 men on suspicion of being gay, a criminal offense in the Muslim-majority country, and plan to charge them with drug possession, an official said Friday.

  • 2 gang rapes show India struggling on women’s safety

    NEW DELHI (AP) — One woman was brutally gang raped and murdered, her body left disfigured in a patch of shrubs near her home in a north Indian village. Days later, another woman was abducted and gang raped in a moving car in a New Delhi suburb.

  • The Latest: More US firms believed hit by cyberattack

    NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on the global extortion cyberattack that hit dozens of countries (all times local):