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Three Dead in India Bridge Collapse

Indian officials say at least three people have died and several more were injured when a bridge under construction collapsed at a Mumbai airport late Wednesday.

Local reports say the victims were mostly workers at the site. The injured have been taken to area hospitals.

Authorities have ordered a probe into the incident. Poor construction is often blamed for structural collapses in India.

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Kurdish Fighters Celebrate Kobani Victory

Video Kurds Celebrate Kobani Victory

Kurdish fighters, backed by US airstrikes, pushed back Islamic State fighters from the Syrian border town Kobani. This exclusive video shows the destruction of the city, celebrations of the fighters, plus continued firing on IS targets on the outskirts of the town. More