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FILE - In this Aug. 28, 1988 file photo planes of an Italian aerobatics team collide over the U.S. Air Base Ramstein, Germany, before crashing into the crowd and killing 70 people. (AP Photo/Charles Daughty, File)
August 28, 2018 - 4:13 am
BERLIN (AP) — Survivors and the families of those killed during a 1988 air show at the U.S. Air Base in Ramstein are commemorating the 30th anniversary of the aviation disaster in Germany. A religious ceremony was planned Tuesday to remember the 70 people who died when three Italian stunt planes...
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3/29/2018 - Pope Francis speaks during the Holy Chrism Mass on Maundy Thursday at St Peter's basilica in Vatican.
(Photo by PA Images/Sipa USA)
August 26, 2018 - 1:45 pm
Pope Francis issued a sweeping apology Sunday for the "crimes" of the Catholic Church in Ireland, saying church officials regularly didn't respond with compassion to the many abuses children and women suffered over the years and vowing to work for justice.
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August 25, 2018 - 3:56 pm
China on Saturday lashed out at President Donald Trump for accusing Beijing of not being supportive in efforts to denuclearize North Korea, while South Korea called the U.S. decision to call off a trip to the North by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo "unfortunate."
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Pope Francis
AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia, File
August 25, 2018 - 11:28 am
Pope Francis declared Saturday as he arrived in Ireland that he shares the outrage of rank-and-file Catholics over the cover-up of the "repugnant crimes" of priests who raped and molested children, and vowed that he was committed to ending the "scourge."
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AK-47
Sgt. Pete Thibodeau, U.S Marine Corps/DoD/Sipa USA
August 24, 2018 - 3:38 pm
The company that makes the AK-47 assault rifle is getting into the electric car market.
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President Donald And First Lady Melania Trump
AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais
August 24, 2018 - 2:46 pm
President Donald Trump tweeted Friday he has directed Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to delay a planned trip to North Korea, citing insufficient progress on denuclearization.
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French hooded police officers guard the area with other police officers after a knife attack Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018 in Trappes, west of Paris. A man flagged by French authorities as a suspected radical killed his mother and sister and seriously injured another woman in a knife attack Thursday that was quickly claimed by the Islamic State group. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
August 23, 2018 - 7:10 am
TRAPPES, France (AP) — A man with severe psychiatric problems killed his mother and sister and seriously injured another woman in a knife attack Thursday in a suburb of Paris. Police shot and killed the man soon afterward. Islamic State, which has a history of opportunistic claims, swiftly claimed...
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Ten By Three
Mawuli Sikanku/Ten By Three
August 22, 2018 - 4:30 pm
A St. Louis-based group has dedicated its efforts to ending poverty worldwide through entrepreneurship – and its founder said it has a formula for how to eliminate the world’s remaining extreme poverty.
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Iranian President Hassan Rouhani
Iranian Presidency Office via AP
August 21, 2018 - 3:41 pm
Iran is showing off a new fighter jet.
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Pope Francis
AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia, File
August 20, 2018 - 1:48 pm
Pope Francis issued a letter to Roman Catholics around the world Monday condemning the crime of priestly sexual abuse and its cover-up.
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