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BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) " Argentina's last dictator and 14 other former military officials were sentenced to prison for human rights crimes, marking the first time a court has ruled that Operation Condor was a criminal conspiracy to kidnap and disappear people across international borders. The covert operation, named after the continent's largest vulture, was launched in the 1970s by six South American dictatorships that used their secret police networks in a coordinated effort to...

Updated at 12:51 AM

NEW YORK (AP) " A small World War II vintage plane celebrating its 75th anniversary crashed in the Hudson River between New York and New Jersey on Friday, but the pilot suffered only minor injuries and was rescued, authorities said. The...

Updated at 12:33 AM

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) " The Latest on severe weather in the Plains and flooding in Texas following heavy rains (all times local): 8:30 p.m. Heavy thunderstorms that caused flooding in Central and Southeast Texas halted all flights coming...

Updated at 11:48 PM

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) " Leftist rebels have freed a Spanish journalist who went missing in a lawless region of Colombia, ending a weeklong saga that recalled some of the most-volatile days of a long-running conflict that many in the country had...

Updated at 2:41 AM

BRENHAM, Texas (AP) " At least one person was dead and three others were missing after severe thunderstorms caused flooding and dropped at least one tornado in Texas in a storm system that closed roads and schools, prompted evacuations, damaged...

Updated May 28, 2016 at 1:54 AM

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) " Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump told California voters Friday that he can solve their water crisis, declaring, "There is no drought." California is, in fact, in midst of a drought. Last year...

Updated at 11:39 PM

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) " SpaceX pulled off another rocket landing Friday, the third in just under two months. The first-stage booster of the unmanned Falcon rocket settled vertically onto a barge 400 miles off Florida's east coast, eight...

Updated at 11:38 PM

ST. LOUIS (AP) " Over the months, Hillary Clinton misstated key facts about her use of private email and her own server for her work as secretary of state, the department's inspector general reported this week. According to the findings,...

Updated at 11:07 PM

HONOLULU (AP) " Researchers in Hawaii have been absorbed by a sea creature they discovered last summer, and their findings are pretty big. The team of scientists on a deep-sea expedition in the waters off Hawaii discovered what they say is...

Updated at 11:00 PM

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) " Police said Friday that they have identified and are searching for four of the more than 30 men suspected in the gang rape of a 16-year-old girl, a case that has rocked Latin America's largest nation and highlighted its...

Updated at 10:45 PM

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) " Argentina's last dictator and 14 other former military officials were sentenced Friday to prison for human rights crimes committed during the Operation Condor conspiracy to hunt down dissidents across South America...

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