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Hometown pastor says community stands by co-pilot, family

France Plane Crash

MONTABAUR, Germany (AP) — The pastor of the Lutheran church in Andreas Lubitz’s hometown said Sunday that the community stands by him and his family, despite the fact that prosecutors...

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Iraq declares victory over Islamic State group in Tikrit

TIKRIT, Iraq (AP) — Iraq declared a “magnificent victory” Wednesday over the Islamic State group in Tikrit, a key step in driving the militants...


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Officials: Iran nuke talks to continue in new phase

LAUSANNE, Switzerland — Wrapping up six days of marathon nuclear talks with mixed results, Iran and six world powers prepared Tuesday to issue a general...


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Hometown pastor says community stands by co-pilot, family

MONTABAUR, Germany (AP) — The pastor of the Lutheran church in Andreas Lubitz’s hometown said Sunday that the community stands by him and his family,...


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Yemen's president calls Shiite rebels 'stooges of Iran'

SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt — Yemen’s embattled president on Saturday called Shiite rebels who forced him to flee the country “stooges of Iran,”...


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Co-pilot may have hidden illness, German prosecutors say

MONTABAUR, Germany — Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz appears to have hidden evidence of an illness from his employers, including having been excused by a...




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AP Investigation: Is the fish you buy caught by slaves?

BENJINA, Indonesia (AP) — The Burmese slaves sat on the floor and stared through the rusty bars of their locked cage, hidden on a tiny tropical island thousands of...


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Yemen's president flees his house in Aden as rebels advance

SANAA, Yemen — Yemen’s embattled president fled his palace in the southern port city of Aden for an undisclosed location on Wednesday as Shiite rebels...


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Why Germanwings flight might have crashed over the Alps

NEW YORK (AP) — Airplanes don’t just fall out of the sky. The Germanwings plane that crashed Tuesday in France was at the safest part of flight. Yet, something went...


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US counterterrorism strategy in Yemen collapses amid chaos

WASHINGTON (AP) — Once hailed by President Barack Obama as a model for fighting extremism, the U.S. counterterrorism strategy in Yemen has all but collapsed as the...


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VIDEO: Jet crashes in Alps with 150 aboard; no survivors

PARIS — A passenger jet carrying at 150 people crashed Tuesday in a remote area of the French Alps as it flew from Barcelona to Duesseldorf, authorities said....


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