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A helicopter flies during rescue operations near a hotel that was hit by an avalanche in Farindola, Italy. (Matteo Guidelli/ANSA via AP)An avalanche buries a four-star hotel in central Italy after a series of strong earthquakes in the area.

2017-01-19 02:42:33 -0700

President-elect Donald Trump (Evan Vucci/AP)Donald Trump’s election repudiates the political establishment's long-cherished ideal of an essential, expansive America.

2017-01-19 03:00:54 -0700

WIkeLeaks founder Julian Assange (AP)The WikiLeaks founder retreats from his vow to accept extradition to the U.S. if Chelsea Manning is granted clemency.

2017-01-18 17:54:20 -0700