Breaking News Emails

Get breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings.

Balinese men lash each other with burning coconut husks during "Mesabatan Api," a sacred purification ritual at a Hindu temple in Bali, Indonesia, on Wednesday.

Balinese men lash burning coconut husks during "Mesabatan Api," in Bali on Wednesday.Firdia Lisnawati / AP