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Gunmen in Armenia take medics hostage

Gunmen who have been barricaded in a police station in the Armenian capital for 10 days took members of an ambulance crew hostage on Wednesday after they came in to treat those wounded in an exchange of fire with officers, police said.

Entertainment

Trump gets smoother ride than Clinton in Russian media

Bias is often in the eye of the beholder, and President Barack Obama's claim that Russia's news media favor Donald Trump isn't an open-and-shut case. But informal surveys of Russia's main outlets suggest that Trump gets plenty of praise — especially for his "anti-establishment" stance — and that favorable assessments of Hillary Clinton are comparatively rare.

Videos

Sights & sounds of a Cuban tobacco harvest

In Cuba's prime tobacco fields in the province of Pinar del Río, Jesus Jerald Echevarria, Caridad Piloto Morejon and others are in the middle of harvest season. Music performed by Mezclarte.
Al Diaz and Mario Mateo Miami Herald
Sights & sounds of a Cuban tobacco harvest 1:04

Sights & sounds of a Cuban tobacco harvest

Terror in Brussels 2:36

Terror in Brussels

Californian honeymooning in Puerto Vallarta describes scene before Hurricane Patricia 1:50

Californian honeymooning in Puerto Vallarta describes scene before Hurricane Patricia

Sheriff's deputies talk about rescuing girl from San Joaquin River 1:35

Sheriff's deputies talk about rescuing girl from San Joaquin River