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Taliban say mystery crash in Afghanistan was US aircraft

A U.S. military aircraft crashed in eastern Afghanistan on Monday, a Taliban spokesman and Afghan journalist affiliated with the militant...

January 27, 2020 11:30 am

Kobe Bryant Italy Basketball FILE - In this Sept. 28, 2011, file photo, U.S. basketball star Kobe Bryant plays with a ball during a sponsor's appearance in Milan, Italy. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno, File) (Luca Bruno
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In Italy, Bryant to be mourned for a week's worth of games

In the country where he grew up, Kobe Bryant will be mourned for an entire week.

January 27, 2020 9:10 am

Japan China Outbreak Two men wearing protective face masks walk through a narrow alleyway Monday, Jan. 27, 2020, in the Shinjuku district of Tokyo. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong) (Jae C. Hong
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China confirms 2,700 cases of virus, 40 counted elsewhere

China has confirmed more than 2,700 cases of a new virus, with 80 deaths.

January 27, 2020 8:40 am

Iran Plane Crash Wider Woes FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2020, file photo, rescue workers search the scene where a Ukrainian plane crashed in Shahedshahr, southwest of Tehran, Iran. (AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi, File) (Ebrahim Noroozi
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Downing of jet in Iran reveals Islamic Republic's wider woes

The downing of the jetliner highlights the limits of the civilian arm of Iran's government against the absolute power held by the nation's...

January 27, 2020 8:30 am

APTOPIX Netherlands Holocaust A woman prays at the

Survivors return to Auschwitz 75 years after liberation

Survivors of the Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp gathered Monday for commemorations marking the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the...

January 27, 2020 8:30 am