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Captain called hero after bird strike disables Russian jetliner

The captain of a Russian passenger jet was hailed as a hero Thursday for landing his plane in a cornfield after it collided with a flock of gulls, causing both engines to malfunction. Only one passenger was hospitalized.

Philadelphia gunman, 36, has criminal past, police say

An hourslong standoff where a gunman shot at police, wounding six of them, as he was barricaded inside a Philadelphia home somehow ended with no fatalities.

China ambassador issues warning over Hong Kong protests

China’s ambassador to the U.K. said Thursday the Beijing government will not “sit on its hands” if the situation in Hong Kong continues to deteriorate after more than two months of near-daily street protests.

China threatens retaliation if US tariff hikes begin Sept. 1

China on Thursday threatened retaliation if Washington steps up its war over trade and technology by going ahead with planned Sept. 1 tariff hikes on additional Chinese imports.

Detained Iranian tanker that US tried to seize released by court

A newspaper in Gibraltar says authorities have released an Iranian supertanker at the center of a standoff with Tehran that the U.S. had sought to seize through legal action.

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