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Italy crews work through night after avalanche hits hotel

Rescue crews who reached the four-star mountain resort on skis found only eerie silence Thursday after a huge avalanche flattened the hotel, trapping more than 30 people inside. Two bodies were recovered, but the search for survivors was hampered by heavy snowfall and fears the buildings would collapse.

Nation & World

Hackers claim to have shut down African Cup website

A group of hackers claiming to be based in Russia said Saturday they had shut down the website of the African Cup of Nations soccer tournament in a protest at organizers holding it in the "dictatorship" of Gabon, where President Ali Bongo Ondimba retained power in disputed and violent elections last year.

Nation & World

Aleppo displaced finally getting official paperwork

Fatima Museitif got married three years ago and soon gave birth to two boys. Her husband died last year but since she was living in a rebel-held eastern neighborhood of Aleppo, she couldn't obtain a marriage certificate, a death certificate for her husband or birth certificates for her children.

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Prince William and Kate's creepy thank-you to Canada

Prince William and Kate and their two adorable children — Prince George, 3, and Princess Charlotte, 1 — won a lot of friends during their eight-day trip to Canada, their first official trip overseas as a family. Then this happened.
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Prince William and Kate's creepy thank-you to Canada 1:25

Prince William and Kate's creepy thank-you to Canada

Nine Kansas and Missouri-related athletes to watch out for in Rio 1:57

Nine Kansas and Missouri-related athletes to watch out for in Rio

Terror in Brussels 2:36

Terror in Brussels

Postgame analysis: Kansas 79, Texas 67 10:44

Postgame analysis: Kansas 79, Texas 67