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Iran fighter plane crashes near border, pilot's fate unknown

Dec. 25, 2019 4:39 AM EST

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — An Iranian fighter jet went down on Wednesday in the north of the country, near the border with Azerbaijan, Iran’s state television reported. The fate of the pilot was not immediately known. The TV reported that the crash happened in the Sabalan mountainous region and that rescue...

This Nov. 25, 2019 photo released by the Metropolitan Opera, tenor Yusif Eyvazov, right, appears with soprano Lise Davidsen in a scene from Tchaikovsky's

Tenor moves out of Anna Netrebko's shadow

Dec. 11, 2019 11:31 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Married to a world-famous opera star, Yusif Eyvazov found in building his own career that “the most difficult thing was to prove” he was more than just Mr. Anna Netrebko. The 42-year-old tenor from Azerbaijan had been singing professionally for less than five years when he and...