Prosecutor: Co-pilot 'activated the descent' while alone
A 28-year-old German national who was co-piloting Germanwings Flight 9525 apparently deliberately crashed the plane this week, killing 144 passengers and six crew members including himself, officials said Thursday.
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 12:32:46 EDT
8-minute descent to death
For the 150 people on board Germanwings Flight 9525, they were the last eight minutes of their lives.
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 12:33:26 EDT
How do cockpit lock controls work?
Aviation experts David Soucie and Justin Green explain how the locking mechanism worked for the the cockpit of Germanwings Flight 9525.
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 10:21:38 EDT
'Yesterday we were many': School mourns students after crash
On any other Wednesday morning, the steps in front of the Joseph-Koenig-Gymnasium would be packed with kids on their way to class, discussing homework, chattering about last night's TV shows, or laying out plans for the coming weekend.
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 10:13:17 EDT
5 cases of death by pilot
The final moments of Germanwings Flight 9525, as described by a French prosecutor, are chilling.
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 12:29:34 EDT
U.S.-led coalition bombs ISIS in Tikrit
U.S.-led warplanes continued to hammer ISIS positions around the pivotal Iraqi battleground city of Tikrit, stepping in at the Iraqi Prime Minister's request to get at what a spokesman called "difficult targets."
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 11:45:31 EDT
Saudi Arabia launches airstrikes in Yemen
Saudi Arabia and allied warplanes on Thursday launched airstrikes and threatened ground troops against rebels in Yemen, inserting itself into its southern neighbor's civil war and potentially opening up a broader sectarian conflict in the Middle East.
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 11:07:51 EDT
Bergdahl describes the torture he endured
House Speaker John Boehner said Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl is "innocent until proven guilty" after the U.S. military charged him with desertion and misbehavior before the enemy, but emphasized in an exclusive interview with CNN's Dana Bash that he was more concerned about the circumstances of his release.
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 09:39:43 EDT
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