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    General: MSF hospital strike caused by human error

    A U.S. airstrike that mistakenly killed 30 people at a Doctors Without Borders hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan, last month was, in part, the result of military personnel inadvertently aiming at the wrong target -- the hospital compound -- instead of ...


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On Camera: Exclusive video of downed Russian jet

CNN exclusive video shows wreckage of the Russian SU-24 warplane that was shot down by a Turkish F-16 fighter jet near the Turkish-Syrian border.

Vandalia firefighter

Grateful shopper pays for firefighters' groceries

A grocery-shopping firefighter in Vandalia, Ohio, left his goods to answer a fire call. He returned to find the station's groceries paid for.

Laquan McDonald

Chicago officer charged in teen's death

A Chicago police officer has been charged with murder in the death of a teen who was shot 16 times in the street.

Darth Vader robs Florida store

An armed man dressed as Darth Vader was arrested shortly after an altercation with a convenience store clerk Sunday night.

Anita Alvarez

Official: Accused officer was only one to fire his weapon

Cook County state's attorney Anita Alvarez says Officer Jason Van Dyke fired his gun at Laquan McDonald after being on the scene for less than 30 seconds.

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Russian jet crashes after being shot down by Turkey

Video of a Russian plane crashing on the Syrian-Turkey border on Tuesday.


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Paris terror attacks: What we know

The Paris attacks that killed at least 129 people continued to prompt raids and arrests in Europe and airstrikes in Syria.

David Canary

Notable deaths of 2015

Here is a list of some of the notable public figures, athletes, musicians, artists and actors we've lost in 2015.

Chicago McDonald protests

Video of teen's death by cop sparks Chicago protests

Laquan McDonald, 17, was shot 16 times by a Chicago police officer in October, 2014. Police released dashcam video of the shooting Tuesday, sparking protests in Chicago.

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