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Co-pilot deliberately slams plane in Alps; families ask why

March 26, 2015

PARIS (AP) — Passengers with moments to live screamed in terror and the pilot frantically pounded on the locked cockpit door as a 27-year-old German co-pilot deliberately and wordlessly smashed a... more »»

 
 
 
The Latest: US identifies 3rd American plane crash victim

March 26, 2015

9:15 p.m. (2015 GMT, 4:15 p.m. EDT)

In Washington, U.S. State Department spokesman Jeff Rathke identified Robert Oliver as the third American citizen killed in the crash. more »»

Turmoil in Yemen escalates as Saudi Arabia bombs rebels

March 26, 2015

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — The turmoil in Yemen grew into a regional conflict Thursday, with Saudi Arabia and its allies bombing Shiite rebels allied with Iran, while Egyptian officials said a ground... more »»

The Latest: German airlines plan 2-pilot cockpit rule

March 26, 2015

9 p.m. (2000 GMT, 4 p.m. more »»

Pope's sex abuse commission alarmed by bishop appointment

March 26, 2015

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Several members of Pope Francis' sex abuse advisory board are expressing concern and incredulity over his decision to appoint a Chilean bishop to a diocese despite allegations... more »»

Co-pilot 'intentionally' destroyed plane, prosecutor says

March 26, 2015

PARIS (AP) — Ignoring the captain's frantic pounding on the door, the co-pilot of the Germanwings jet barricaded himself inside the cockpit and deliberately rammed the plane full speed into the... more »»

The Latest: easyJet to require 2 crew to be in cockpit

March 26, 2015

8 p.m. (1900 GMT, 3 p.m. EDT)

Leading European budget airline easyJet is implementing new flight procedures that will require two crew members to be in the cockpit at all times. more »»

Alone in cockpit, co-pilot 'intentionally' destroyed plane

March 26, 2015

PARIS (AP) — Ignoring the captain's frantic pounding on the door, the co-pilot of the Germanwings jet barricaded himself inside the cockpit and deliberately rammed the plane full speed into the... more »»

The Latest: White House says crash not linked to terrorism

March 26, 2015

7:35 p.m. (1835 GMT, 2:35 p.m. EDT)

The U.S. doesn't believe there's a link to terrorism in the Germanwings crash in France that killed all 150 people aboard the plane. more »»

Nigeria's military pushes extremists before elections

March 26, 2015

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Beefed up by new weapons from China, Russia and the Czech Republic, and strengthened by training from foreign advisers, Nigeria's military is forcing Boko Haram extremists... more »»

Syrian government shells kill 18 in south, activists say

March 26, 2015

BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian government airstrikes and shelling in the country's south killed at least 18 people on Thursday, including three children, opposition activists said. more »»

The Latest: Experts say crash raises need for 3rd pilot

March 26, 2015

6:45 p.m. (1745GMT, 1:45 p.m. more »»

Co-pilot was 'very happy' with Germanwings job

March 26, 2015

MONTABAUR, Germany (AP) — Andreas Lubitz never appeared anything but thrilled to have landed a pilot's job with Germanwings, according to those who helped him learn to fly as a teenager in this... more »»

The Latest: Family of crash victims grief in Alpine hamlet

March 26, 2015

6:30 p.m. (1730GMT, 13:30 p.m. more »»

Alone at controls, co-pilot 'intentionally' destroyed plane

March 26, 2015

PARIS (AP) — The co-pilot of the Germanwings jet barricaded himself in the cockpit and intentionally rammed the plane full speed into the French Alps, ignoring the captain's frantic pounding on... more »»

The Latest: Officials say no issues in checks on co-pilot

March 26, 2015

5: 50 p.m. (1650GMT, 12:50 p.m. EDT)

The local government in Duesseldorf says the most recent regular security check on the Germanwings co-pilot, conducted Jan. 27, found nothing unusual. more »»

Yemeni's Hadi arrives in Saudi capital, after fleeing Aden

March 26, 2015

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Saudi state TV says Yemen's embattled President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi has arrived in the Saudi capital, Riyadh. more »»

WHY IT MATTERS: The Saudi-led intervention in Yemen

March 26, 2015

Airstrikes by Saudi Arabia against Iran-backed Shiite rebels in turbulent Yemen have added a regional dimension to the conflict in the Arab world's poorest country. more »»

The Latest: Norwegian Air Shuttle orders new cockpit rules

March 26, 2015

5:15 p.m. (1615GMT, 12:15 a.m. more »»

After US airstrikes, Iraq troops start final push for Tikrit

March 26, 2015

TIKRIT, Iraq (AP) — Iraqi troops started the final phase of an offensive to recapture Saddam Hussein's hometown of Tikrit on Thursday, a military official said, just hours after the United States... more »»

AP Exclusive: Iran may run centrifuges at fortified site

March 26, 2015

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The United States is considering letting Tehran run hundreds of centrifuges at a once-secret, fortified underground bunker in exchange for limits on centrifuge work... more »»

 
 
 

 

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