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Agency: 4,000 fishermen stranded on some Indonesian islands

March 27, 2015

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — An estimated 4,000 foreign fishermen are stranded on a number of remote islands in eastern Indonesia, including men revealed in an Associated Press investigation to have... more »»

 
 
 
Thai junta leader: I'll fight forced labor in fish industry

March 27, 2015

BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand's junta leader has vowed to take legal action against companies using forced labor, after an Associated Press investigation revealed that fish caught by enslaved migrant... more »»

Singapore urges restraint as Lee mourners queue for 10 hours

March 27, 2015

SINGAPORE (AP) — Singaporeans hoping for a glimpse of long-time leader Lee Kuan Yew's coffin are being urged to stay away from the sprawling queue as waiting times reach 10 hours. more »»

Thai junta leader to fight forced labor in fish industry

March 27, 2015

BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand's junta leader has vowed to take legal action against companies using forced labor, after an Associated Press investigation revealed that fish caught by enslaved migrant... more »»

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

March 27, 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 »»

Turmoil in Yemen escalates as Saudi Arabia bombs rebels

March 27, 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 »»

UK prime minister, opposition leader in live TV interviews

March 26, 2015

LONDON (AP) — It wasn't quite a debate, but back-to-back live televised interviews of Prime Minister David Cameron and opposition leader Ed Miliband were billed Thursday as the unofficial campaig... more »»

Disbelief, shock worldwide at co-pilot's role in Alps crash

March 26, 2015

Incredulity, shock, disbelief and horror. more »»

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 »»

Airlines to require 2 crew members in cockpit at all times

March 26, 2015

LONDON (AP) — Airlines and officials around the world on Thursday began requiring two crew members to always be present in the cockpit, after details emerged that the co-pilot of Germanwings... 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 »»

US, Iran nuke talks enter critical round ahead of deadline

March 26, 2015

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Nuclear negotiations between the United States and Iran entered a critical phase on Thursday with U.S. 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 »»

Iran, Saudi Arabia fighting bloody proxy wars across region

March 26, 2015

BEIRUT (AP) — Airstrikes on Sanaa herald Yemen's emergence as the latest theater for the proxy war between Sunni Saudi Arabia and Shiite-dominated Iran. more »»

'Downton Abbey' to end after upcoming 6th season

March 26, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — A grand manor will close its doors to millions of weekly guests after "Downton Abbey" concludes next yea. 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 »»

 
 

Aperture photography exhibit March 27, 2015

Photography Exhibit at the Blanden Art Museum, 920 3rd Avenue South, Fort Dodge, Iowa. Open January 17 through April 11, 2015. Blanden is open Tuesday through Saturday, 11 am to 5p. more »

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