In Tuesday’s Pictures in the News, a 7.2-magnitude earthquake hit Cebu City in central Philippines and toppled the bell tower of the Philippines’ oldest church. The tremor collapsed buildings, cracked roads and toppled the bell tower of the church Tuesday morning, causing multiple deaths across the central region and sending terrified residents into deadly stampedes.
West Bengal state, India: Villagers stand on the breached embankment of swollen Kangsabati River after heavy torrential rain in the aftermath of weekend Cyclone Phailin made rivers overflow.
Islamabad, Pakistan: Muslims prepare for the holiday of Eid al-Adha, or «Feast of Sacrifice,» which starts Wednesday.
Los Angeles: Dodgers starting pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu celebrates his final strikeout in the seventh inning against the St. Louis Cardinals in game 3 of the NLCS. More photos
And there’s more from around the world.