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Updated at 5:52 AM

NAIVASHA, Kenya (AP) " A runaway tanker carrying volatile gas slammed into other vehicles and burst into flames on a major road in Kenya, killing at least 33 people and injuring 10, officials said early Sunday. The tanker lost control while going downhill on the road from the capital, Nairobi, to Naivasha late Saturday, said Mwachi Pius Masai, the deputy director and communications officer for the National Disaster Management Unit. "This is a serious chemical incident," Masai...

Updated at 5:44 AM

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) " A Somali police officer says a suicide car bomber has killed at least six people and injured five others at a police station in the Somalia capital. Capt. Mohamed Hussein said the attack early Sunday targeted a...

Updated at 5:41 AM

BAGHDAD (AP) " U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter has arrived in Baghdad to meet with American commanders and Iraqi leaders and to assess progress in the fight to retake the northern city of Mosul from the Islamic State group. The...

Updated at 5:02 AM

TOKYO (AP) " Tokyo held a groundbreaking ceremony on Sunday for a $1.5 billion National Stadium to host the 2020 Olympic Games. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike and other dignitaries launched the construction at the site...

Updated at 3:29 AM

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) " A tanker carrying chemical gas slammed into other vehicles and burst into flames on a major road in Kenya, killing more than 30 people and injuring 10, officials said Sunday. The vehicle lost control while going...

Updated at 3:10 AM

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) " The Latest on Louisiana's election (all times local): 10 p.m. Louisiana's newly elected U.S. senator, Republican John Kennedy, says his campaign was about change in Washington. Kennedy, the state...

Updated at 2:56 AM

NEW YORK (AP) " Lamar Jackson was trying to remember the last time he cried. He was pretty sure it involved losing a little league football game. On Saturday night, Louisville's spectacular sophomore quarterback found out winning can get a...

Updated at 2:26 AM

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) " The roof of a crowded church collapsed onto worshippers in southern Nigeria on Saturday, killing at least 60 people, witnesses and an official said. The Reigners Bible Church International in Uyo, capital of Akwa Ibom...

Updated at 1:35 AM

MANCHESTER, England (AP) " Anthony Joshua had just outclassed Eric Molina to retain the IBF world heavyweight title when the undefeated British boxer was finally given a proper fight. Wladimir Klitschko strode into the ring at Manchester...

Updated at 12:57 AM

TOKYO (AP) " Tokyo held a groundbreaking ceremony on Sunday for a $1.5 billion National Stadium to host the 2020 Olympic Games. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike and other dignitaries launched the construction at the site...

Updated at 1:55 AM

ISTANBUL (AP) " Twin attacks by a suicide bomber and a car bomber near an Istanbul soccer stadium Saturday night killed 29 people and wounded 166 others in the latest large-scale assault to traumatize a nation confronting an array of security...

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