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PALU, Indonesia | The Latest: Indonesian quake toll raised to 1,407

PALU, Indonesia — The Latest on the earthquake and tsunami in Indonesia (all times local): 2 p.m. The death toll from an earthquake and tsunami in Indonesia has increased to 1,407. National disaster agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho said in Jakarta on Wednesday afternoon that 519 of the bodies had been buried. The magnitude 7.5 … Continue reading PALU, Indonesia | The Latest: Indonesian quake toll raised to 1,407

MEXICO CITY | Mexican prosecutors find 166 skulls in mass graves

MEXICO CITY— Investigators said Thursday they have found 166 skulls in clandestine burial pits in the Gulf coast state of Veracruz, one of the biggest mass graves discovered so far in Mexico. Veracruz state prosecutor Jorge Winckler said that for security reasons he would not reveal the location of the site. Mexican drug cartels frequently … Continue reading MEXICO CITY | Mexican prosecutors find 166 skulls in mass graves

ANCHORAGE, Alaska | Bodies, wreckage will not be recovered in Alaska crash

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The National Park Service has ended attempts to recover bodies and wreckage of a small airplane that crashed on a near-vertical mountain within Alaska’s Denali National Park. The agency says it has determined that recovery of the bodies and the aircraft would exceed an acceptable level of risk. A ranger hauled in … Continue reading ANCHORAGE, Alaska | Bodies, wreckage will not be recovered in Alaska crash

Police release few details on 4 bodies found in apartment

TROY, N.Y. /December 27, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Investigators are still at a New York apartment house where four bodies were found in a basement apartment, but they aren’t releasing many details. Police in Troy say they’re investigating the deaths as homicides. Officials say a property manager discovered the bodies early Tuesday afternoon in the city’s … Continue reading Police release few details on 4 bodies found in apartment