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Secretary of State John Kerry and Russia's Foreign Minister have presented their latest push to end Syria’s war after a marathon meeting in Geneva. The potential breakthrough deal, which launches a nationwide cessation of hostilities by sundown on Monday, will hinge on compliance by Assad's Russian-backed forces and U.S.-supported rebel groups, plus key regional powers.
A boiler exploded and triggered a fire at a packaging factory near Bangladesh’s capital, killing at least 23 and injuring dozens. It took firefighters nearly five hours to bring the blaze under control.
A North Carolina police officer was shot and wounded early Saturday morning while serving a warrant. The officer was taken to the hospital, and police say his condition is critical.
Three new sculptures have been submerged just off the coast of Cancún in the Underwater Art Museum, the largest museum of its kind in the world. The works of art are placed in areas free of coral reefs so tourists won’t damage marine life.
Matthew Burgoyne, the Associated Press with AP News Minute.