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Seventeen Killed in Nepal Bus Crash

An overcrowded bus fell off a mountain road in western Nepal late Sunday, rolling 600 meters down a slope, leaving at least 17 people dead and 50 injured. Rescuers pulled out 14 bodies while three more died at a hospital. There were 67 people on the bus, which had just 38 seats. Police said all the injured have been taken to hospitals. The bus was driving on a narrow mountain road during the night when the accident happened about 400 kilometers west of the capital, Katmandu. The...

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