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LIBREVILLE, Gabon (AP) — A team official says a goalkeeper has died after being kicked in the head during a championship tournament match in the West African country of Gabon.Sylvain Azougoui of the AC Bongoville soccer club had just stopped a s ...more

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SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — A Haitian man died after being attacked by a mob in the Dominican Republic for allegedly stabbing his 4-month-old daughter, authorities said Sunday.The violence in the poor village of La Victoria began la ...more

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KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — A Malaysia Airlines flight heading to India with 166 people aboard made an emergency landing in Kuala Lumpur early Monday after it was forced to turn back when a tire burst upon takeoff, the airline said.The airline ...more

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HELSINKI (AP) — Finnish officials say eight people died when a small plane carrying parachutists crashed to the ground and caught fire.Det. Supt. Petri Kangas said three people survived the accident Sunday after they parachuted from the aircraft ...more

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MEXICO CITY (AP) — A private plane has crashed in a northern Mexico city, killing all eight people on board.Civil Protection official Francisco Contreras says the Hawker 800 luxury jet slammed into the roof of a warehouse as it approached the ai ...more

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EDE, Netherlands (AP) — A large wildfire destroyed at least 530 hectares (1,300 acres) in the Netherlands' Hoge Veluwe National Park on Sunday, one of the worst fires seen in the region for decades, Dutch authorities said.No injuries have been r ...more

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HAT YAI, Thailand (AP) — Suspected insurgents in southern Thailand shot dead three people in a drive-by shooting on Sunday, including a 2-year-old girl, police said.Two gunmen riding on a motorcycle carried out the attack in the Bannang Sata dis ...more

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TORONTO (AP) — Former boxer Rubin "Hurricane" Carter dies at 76, associate and caregiver says. . ...more

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YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Myanmar says fighting between government troops and ethnic rebels in the northeastern, strife-torn state of Kachin has left at least 22 people dead this month.The clashes in Kachin come despite efforts by President Thein S ...more

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PARIS (AP) — Four French journalists kidnapped and held for 10 months in Syria returned home Sunday to joyful families, a presidential welcome and questions about how France managed to obtain their freedom from Islamic extremists.Edouard Elias, ...more