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at 23:22 on May 27, 2016, EDT.

Small WWII-era plane crashes in Hudson River; body recovered

NEW YORK, N.Y. - A small World War II vintage plane taking part in celebrations of its 75th anniversary flew a partial loop while smoke spewed from it and then crashed in the Hudson River between New York and New Jersey on Friday, and divers recovered a body from its sunken wreckage, police and witnesses said.


at 22:01 on May 27, 2016, EDT.

Top Kansas court: State not properly funding poor schools

TOPEKA, Kan. - The Kansas Supreme Court on Friday rejected some education funding changes enacted by the Legislature earlier this year and threatened to prevent the state's public schools from reopening for the new academic year if lawmakers don't act by June 30.


at 20:53 on May 27, 2016, EDT.

SpaceX lands another rocket after satellite delivery

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - SpaceX pulled off another rocket landing Friday, the third in just under two months.


at 20:49 on May 27, 2016, EDT.

Colombian rebels free Spanish journalist, 2 others

BOGOTA - 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 thought were behind it.


at 19:46 on May 27, 2016, EDT.

Argentine court sentences ex-dictator for Operation Condor

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - 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 and beyond.


at 18:19 on May 27, 2016, EDT.

Correction: Jets Collide story

RALEIGH, N.C. - In a story May 26 about two Navy jets that crashed off the coast of North Carolina, The Associated Press reported erroneously, based on information from the Coast Guard, the details of a boat that rescued the men. The rescuers were on board a yacht named Pammy, not a fishing vessel named Tammy.


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