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Lufthansa CEO at crash site: 'Long, long time' to understand

April 1, 2015

SEYNE-LES-ALPES, France (AP) — Lufthansa's chief executive said Wednesday it will take "a long, long time" to understand what led to a deadly crash in the French Alps last week — but refused to... more »»

 
 
 
Buhari: Nigeria embraces democracy, 1-party state behind us

April 1, 2015

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Former military dictator Muhammadu Buhari said Wednesday it was time "to heal wounds," a day after Nigeria's president conceded defeat in a bitterly fought election. more »»

Iraqi minister says Tikrit to be recaptured within 'hours'

April 1, 2015

TIKRIT, Iraq (AP) — Iraqi security forces battled the last remaining pockets of Islamic State militants in Tikrit on Wednesday and were expected to gain full control of the city "within the comin... more »»

A day after missing deal deadline, Iran nuclear talks resume

April 1, 2015

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Negotiations over Iran's nuclear program resumed here Wednesday but were almost immediately beset by competing claims, just hours after diplomats abandoned a March 31... more »»

International court welcomes Palestinians as 123rd member

April 1, 2015

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Palestinian Authority became a member of the International Criminal Court on Wednesday, saying it wanted "justice not vengeance" for alleged Israeli war crimes. more »»

Lufthansa execs visit French Alps crash site where 150 died

April 1, 2015

SEYNE-LES-ALPES, France (AP) — Lufthansa's chief executive said Wednesday it will take "a long, long time" to understand what led to a deadly crash in the Alps last week — but refused to say what... more »»

American farmer among the winners in sanctions-hit Russia

April 1, 2015

MOSCOW (AP) — Kansas-born farmer Justus Walker is prospering in Russia — one year after the U.S. more »»

Palestinians want leverage on Israel in international court

April 1, 2015

RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — The Palestinians formally joined the International Criminal Court on Wednesday, as part of a broader effort to put international pressure on Israel and exact a higher... more »»

French ex-president appears before financial investigators

April 1, 2015

PARIS (AP) — Three days after a resounding electoral victory for his conservative party, former French President Nicolas Sarkozy is appearing before investigators probing financing of his failed... more »»

The world's oldest person, a Japanese woman, dies at 117

April 1, 2015

TOKYO (AP) — The world's oldest person, a Japanese woman, died Wednesday, a few weeks after celebrating her 117th birthday. more »»

Buhari wins in Nigeria, defeating Goodluck Jonathan

April 1, 2015

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Amid anger over an Islamic insurgency that has claimed thousands of lives, Nigerians threw out the incumbent and elected a 72-year-old former military dictator in a historic... more »»

No nuke agreement yet: Iran talks push past deadline

April 1, 2015

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — With stubborn disputes unresolved, nuclear talks between Iran and six world powers went past a self-imposed deadline and into overtime as negotiators renewed efforts... more »»

Buhari wins in Nigeria, defeating Goodluck Jonathan

March 31, 2015

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Amid anger over an Islamic insurgency that has claimed thousands of lives, Nigerians threw out the incumbent and elected a 72-year-old former military dictator Tuesday in a... more »»

No nuke agreement yet: Iran talks push past deadline

March 31, 2015

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — With stubborn disputes unresolved, nuclear talks between Iran and six world powers went past a self-imposed deadline and into overtime as negotiators renewed efforts... more »»

AP PHOTOS: Violent past haunts Peru dances in Ayacucho area

March 31, 2015

LIMA, Peru (AP) — They danced all day, until the sun set over Latin America's oldest bullring. But these were not typical dances of Peru's highlands. more »»

Lufthansa: Co-pilot disclosed earlier "severe depression"

March 31, 2015

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Lufthansa knew that the co-pilot of the passenger plane that crashed in the French Alps last week had suffered from an episode of "severe depression" before he finished... more »»

Nigeria new leader Muhammadu Buhari has strict reputation

March 31, 2015

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria's next president, the first opposition candidate to unseat a democratically elected president in the country's history, also knows how to take power through other... more »»

PM: Prosecutor wounded in Istanbul hostage standoff has died

March 31, 2015

ISTANBUL (AP) — Two members of a banned leftist group and a prosecutor they held hostage inside a courthouse in Istanbul died Tuesday after a shootout between the hostage takers and police,... more »»

Lufthansa: Co-pilot told flight school of depressive episode

March 31, 2015

BERLIN (AP) — Lufthansa knew six years ago that the co-pilot of the passenger plane that crashed in the French Alps last week had suffered from a "serious depressive episode," the German airline... more »»

Yemen civilians shudder, bristle under bombing campaign

March 31, 2015

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemeni civilians shuddered in fear and bristled with anger under an intense Saudi-led bombing campaign against Shiite rebels on Tuesday, day six of fighting that prompted... more »»

 
 

Brown Baggin' Thru History April 3, 2015

The legend of Johnny Appleseed is based upon the life of a real person. Born into a poor Yankee family on the eve of the American Revolution, the young John Chapman headed west in the last years of the 18th century. more »

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