An astonishing solar eclipse, in which the moon and sun align in a rare celestial moment, darkened the Asia-Pacific region and cast a beautiful golden "ring of fire" in the sky, captivating much of the planet Sunday and early Monday.

The shadow of the moon swept across the globe from Hong Kong all the way to the Texas Panhandle as the eclipse path traversed the Pacific Ocean.

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Robin Gibb, one of three brothers who made up the Bee Gees and their now-iconic 1970s sound, has died. The singer succumbed to cancer at 62.

Gibb "passed away today following his long battle with cancer and intestinal surgery," said a statement, which was attributed to Robin's family.

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