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JOHANNESBURG (AP) — 20 children killed when minibus hits truck in South Africa; many trapped inside during fire.
MIAMI (AP) — SeaWorld says last killer whale bred at one of its parks has been born in Texas.
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican prosecutors say fugitive former Veracruz Gov. Javier Duarte has been detained in Guatemala.
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korea's vice foreign minister says President Trump is "making trouble" with "aggressive" tweets.
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — European airplane manufacturer ATR says it signs deal with Iran Air for 20 aircraft with option for 20 more.
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Russia vetoes a UN resolution condemning the reported use of chemical weapons in Syria and urging a speedy investigation.
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — AP investigation uncovers secret UN report on 134 Sri Lankan peacekeepers linked to child sex ring in Haiti; no arrests.
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — AP investigation finds about 2,000 allegations of sexual misconduct, exploitation against UN peacekeepers and personnel.
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine military chief says troops have killed key Abu Sayyaf commander blamed for beheadings of Canadians, German.