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  • The U.S. military has been launching cyberattacks against its opponents in Afghanistan, a senior officer said last week, making an unusually explicit acknowledgment of the oft-hidden world of electronic warfare.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 05, 2012, 11:00 AM EST
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  • NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A Kenyan official says that four people, including two German tourists, have died after a plane they had chartered crashed in the famed Masai Mara game reserve.

    Kenya's Tourism minister Danson Mwazo said Wednesday two Germans, a mother and her son, died alongside two Kenyan pilots. Mwazo says the plane was carrying 11 tourists, including a family of five Germans, as well as four Americans and two Czech nationals.

    LAST UPDATE : Aug 24, 2012, 7:11 AM EDT
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  • A woman stands on a concrete stele of the the Holocaust memorial in Berlin, Germany, Monday, Aug. 13, 2012. The memorial to the 6 million Jews killed in Europe under the Nazis was created by U.S. architect Peter Eisenman and consists of an undulating field of 2,711 steles through which visitors can wander.

    The German special prosecutors' office that pursues Nazi-era crimes said Wednesday it was recommending charges be filed against an 87-year-old man on allegations he served as an SS guard at the Auschwitz death camp complex.

    LAST UPDATE : Aug 24, 2012, 7:11 AM EDT
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  • Undated handout picture made available Wednesday Aug 22 2012 by Ila Prison showing one of the cells inside the prison just outside Oslo, Norway where terror charged Anders Behring Breivik has been held most of the time since the July 22 attacks in Oslo and at Utoya last year. The verdict against Breivik is to be announced on Friday August 24, 2012.

    Those expecting Anders Behring Breivik to spend the rest of his days alone in a cramped cell will be disappointed when the far-right fanatic receives his sentence Friday for killing 77 people in a bomb and gun rampage last year.

    LAST UPDATE : Aug 24, 2012, 7:11 AM EDT
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