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Underwater quake shakes Indonesia's Java, no tsunami warning

MALANG, Indonesia (AP) — A strong underwater earthquake rattled Indonesia’s main island of Java on Saturday, but no tsunami warnings have been posted and there were no immediate reports of major damag...

Indonesia landslides death toll rises to 119, dozens missing

LEMBATA, Indonesia (AP) — The death toll from mudslides in eastern Indonesia has risen to 119 with scores still missing, officials said Wednesday, as rain continued to pound the region and hamper the ...

Indonesian rescuers dig for people buried in landslides

LEMBATA, Indonesia (AP) — Rescuers in remote eastern Indonesia were digging through the debris of a landslide Tuesday in search of as many as 21 people believed to be buried in one of several disaster...

Indonesia: Flash floods and landslides kill dozens

At least 44 people were killed after flash floods and landslides struck Indonesia on Sunday, rescue officials said. Worst hit was East Flores regency in Indonesia's southernmost East Nusa Tenggar...

Woman killed after pointing gun in Indonesian police offices

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A woman entered the Indonesian National Police Headquarters in Jakarta and pointed a gun at several officers before being shot dead by police, in the latest in a series of mi...

UN condemns Palm Sunday `terrorist act' on Indonesian church

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council late Tuesday condemned a bombing at an Indonesian church on Palm Sunday as a “cowardly terrorist attack” and called for the perpetrators, organizers, fi...

Newlywed militant suspects blamed in Indonesia church attack

MAKASSAR, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian authorities on Monday identified a newly married couple with suspected militant links as the attackers who used a pressure cooker to blow themselves up outside a ...

Suspected suicide bombing at Indonesian church wounds 14 people

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Two suspected suicide bombers blew themselves up outside a Catholic church in the Indonesian city of Makassar on Sunday, wounding fourteen people on the first day of the Easter Hol...

Suicide bomber targets Mass in Indonesia, several hurt

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A suicide bomber blew himself up outside a packed Roman Catholic cathedral on Indonesia’s Sulawesi island during a Palm Sunday Mass, wounding at least nine people, police sai...

Police: 2 suicide bombers detonate outside Catholic cathedral on Indonesia's Sulawesi island, wounding several people

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Police: 2 suicide bombers detonate outside Catholic cathedral on Indonesia's Sulawesi island, wounding several people.

Indonesia: Several injured in church suicide bombing

A Catholic cathedral in Indonesia's South Sulawesi province was rocked by a suicide bombing on Sunday, police said. The blast, in the city of Makassar, wounded 14 people including church workers ...

Indonesian security forces kill 2 suspected militants

PALU, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian security forces killed two militants in a shootout that also resulted in the death of one soldier, police said Tuesday. The suspects were members of...

Illegal gold mine in Indonesia collapses, killing 3 workers

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — An illegal gold mine in Indonesia's Sulawesi island collapsed on nearly two dozen people working inside, killing three and leaving another five missing, officials said Thursd...

Endangered marsupial born in Wroclaw Zoo in Poland -- again

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A highly endangered marsupial known as a bear cuscus has been born in Wroclaw Zoo in Poland, the fourth since 2016 when the zoo obtained a pair that had been confiscated from smu...

China's drone army a growing regional threat

China's aggressive development of unmanned air, ground and underwater vehicles is an increasing threat to Taiwan and the rest of region, according to analysts at a government-funded think tank in ...