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USA Quest For Basketball World Cup Gold Ends In Loss To Germany

Germany guard Dennis Schroder, left, goes around U.S. forward Jaren Jackson Jr. during a Basketball World Cup semi final game in Manila, Philippines, Friday, Sept. 8, 2023. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy) via Associated Press MANILA, Philippines (AP) — There will be no gold medal for the U.S. at this World Cup. And for the second consecutive ...

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Rescue Underway To Save American Explorer In Turkish Cave After Health Crisis

LOADINGERROR LOADING An international rescue operation is underway in southern Turkey after an American cave explorer suffered a medical emergency during a descent in the country’s third-deepest cave on Saturday. Mark Dickey, 40, was with a team roughly 3,400 feet from the entrance of the alpine Morca cave near Anamur when he began suffering from ...

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Severe Flooding In Greece Leaves At Least 4 Dead And 6 Missing

LOADINGERROR LOADING ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Widespread flooding in central Greece has left at least four people dead and six missing, with severe rainstorms turning streams into raging torrents, bursting dams, washing away roads and bridges, and hurling cars into the sea. Authorities deployed divers and swift water rescue specialists as residents in some villages ...

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Turkey Cave Rescue: Live Updates On Mission To Save American Explorer

LOADINGERROR LOADING A massive rescue operation is underway in southern Turkey to save an American explorer who was trapped 3,400 feet from the entrance of the Morca Cave outside the district of Anamur. Mark Dickey, the 40-year-old American caver, started experiencing gastrointestinal bleeding while with an expedition team in the cave, one of the deepest ...

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Massive Manhunt As Suspected Terrorist Escapes English Jail

LOADINGERROR LOADING LONDON (AP) — British police hunted across the country on Thursday and put ports and airports on alert for a former soldier who escaped from a London prison while awaiting trial on terrorism charges. Opposition politicians demanded to know how Daniel Abed Khalife managed to slip out of medium-security Wandsworth Prison and why ...

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Moroccans Dig Through Rubble As Quake Death Toll Tops 2,400

A child reacts after inspecting the damage caused by the earthquake, in her town of Amizmiz, near Marrakech, Morocco, on Sept. 10, 2023. An aftershock rattled Moroccans on Sunday as they prayed for victims of the nation’s strongest earthquake in more than a century and toiled to rescue survivors while soldiers and workers brought water ...

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Morocco Earthquake Kills More Than 2,000 People, Survivors Sleep Rough

A man walks past destroyed houses after an earthquake in the mountain village of Tafeghaghte, southwest of the city of Marrakesh, on September 9, 2023. Morocco’s deadliest earthquake in decades has killed more than 2,000 people, authorities said on September 9, as troops and emergency services scrambled to reach remote mountain villages where casualties are ...