Bodies of passengers are covered in newspapers as they are laid down on the road after a passenger bus plunged from an elevated highway known as the Skyway Monday, Dec. 16, 2013, in suburban Paranaque southeast of Manila, Philippines. Officials said at least 21 people died, mostly passengers, and more than 20 others were injured in the accident.
A US Navy MH-60 helicopter lies on the ground after making an emergency landing in Miura city, near Tokyo. US Forces Japan spokesman David Honchul said two injured crew members from the helicopter were taken to a hospital for treatment. Kyodo News agency said one suffered a broken leg and the other had bruises.