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12-year-old killed, 4 others injured after house explosion in Texas

A 12-year-old girl died and several others were injured after a natural gas explosion nearly leveled their Texas home early Friday morning.

Canadian skier arrested at Pyeongchang Olympics for stealing car while intoxicated, police say

Canadian ski cross competitor David Duncan, his wife and a coach were arrested Saturday for allegedly stealing a car while intoxicated at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, police said.

Suspect in killing of Filipina maid interrogated in Lebanon

Lebanese security and judicial officials say authorities in Beirut are interrogating a man who is suspected in the death of a Filipina maid whose body was found stuffed in a freezer in Kuwait.

Speeding jeep kills 9 schoolchildren in eastern India

Police in eastern India say a speeding jeep plowed through a group of schoolchildren crossing a road, killing nine and injuring 10 of them.

Archaeologists find ancient necropolis in Egypt

Egypt’s Antiquities Ministry has announced the discovery of an ancient necropolis near the Nile Valley city of Minya, south of Cairo.

Watch: Moment when police officers catch falling 5-year-old

Three Egyptian police officers were in the right place at the right time to catch a child falling from three floors up.

Student gives teacher ice cream money to help pay for father-in-law’s funeral

An Alabama sixth-grade teacher said he learned a valuable lesson about showing kindness from one of his students this week.

Politician: Ex-Austrian chancellor part of Manafort lobbying

A Ukrainian opposition lawmaker who helped uncover off-the-books payments to President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman says a one-time Austrian chancellor was among the European politicians secretly paid to lobby for Ukraine.

Scores of migrants found abandoned in freight trailer near US-Mexico border

More than 100 migrants from Central America were found in a freight trailer abandoned by a roadside near the U.S.-Mexico border, agents from Mexico’s National Immigration Institute said Friday.

Texas deputy avoids being hit by runaway driver for second time in 2 weeks

A police officer in central Texas narrowly avoided being hit by a runaway driver during a traffic stop on Tuesday, her second brush with death in the past two weeks.