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Wreckage of Air Algerie plane carrying 116 people found in Mali

Authorities said on Thursday they located the wreckage of an Air Algerie flight after it crashed in northern Mali carrying 116 passengers and crew, nearly half of them French, en route from Burkina Faso to Algeria.


Related Topix: Burkina Faso, World News, Africa, Blaise Compaore, Middle East, Lebanon

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Hillingdon Times

Plane crash victim's cards 'stolen'

Personal belongings of one of the British victims of the MH17 Air Malaysia crash have been stolen, his brother-in-law said.


Deseret News

Taiwan searches plane wreckage for clues on crash that killed 48 people

Firefighters uncovered ID cards and body fragments as they picked through wreckage Thursday for evidence to identify the victims of a plane crash that killed 48 people on a Taiwanese island.


Related Topix: Taiwan, Southeast Asia, World News, Weather

Cybercast News Service

Canadian, German among Arizona plane crash victims

Two teenage girls from outside the United States were among four people who died in a northern Arizona plane crash.


Related Topix: Yavapai County, AZ, World News, Germany,

The Las Vegas Sun

Multiple air disasters make for one of aviation's worst weeks

Nearly 300 passengers perish when their plane is shot out of the sky. Airlines suspend flights to Israel's largest airport after rocket attacks.


DNA India

Russia says will cooperate with MH17 probe led by Netherlands

Russia will cooperate with the investigation into the downing of a Malaysian airliner a week ago and is satisfied that the Netherlands, rather than Ukraine, is leading the effort, the country's ambassador to Malaysia said on Thursday.


Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Malaysia,

Metro Radio

Passenger Plane Carrying 116 People Crashes

A passenger plane which vanished from radar over northern Mali in West Africa has crashed, says an Algerian aviation official.


Related Topix: Burkina Faso, Africa

Brandon Sun

Australia sends 50 police to London in anticipation of joining UN security force in Ukraine

Australia has sent 50 police to London in anticipation of deploying them to Ukraine to secure the Malaysian plane crash site as part of a potential U.N. team that's under consideration, the Australian prime minister said Thursday.


Related Topix: Vladimir Putin

KTVK Phoenix

Sedona plane crash victims met in church camps

Four people who died in a northern Arizona plane crash had planned to eat lunch and sightsee in Sedona before their plane went down in a remote canyon.


Related Topix: Flagstaff, AZ, The National, Entertainment, Television

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Vigil for Utah teens killed in N. AZ plane crash

Family and friends gathered for a candlelight vigil in a northern Utah park Tuesday evening to remember two teenage brothers who died in a small plane crash in northern Arizona on Sunday.



US wildlife officials propose limiting snake trade

An analysis of the first six months of Seattle police enforcement under new marijuana laws finds homeless people and African American males are more likely to be ticketed for public pot use than anyone else.


Related Topix: Prison, Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, US Governors

Spokeswoman: Indiana teen pilot dies in crash

Annie Hayat said the plane flown by 17-year-old Haris Suleman went down shortly after leaving Pago Pago in American Samoa Tuesday night.


Related Topix: Oceania, American Samoa, World News, US News, Federal Aviation Administration, US Coast Guard, US Military

The China Post

46 feared dead in Penghu plane crash

A TransAsia Airways passenger flight crashed near the Magong Airport on Penghu Island yesterday, with the transportation minister confirming 46 missing and feared dead and 12 injured as of press time.



Dozens feared dead in Taiwan plane crash

As many as 45 people are feared dead after a TransAsia Airways passenger plane crashed on one of Taiwan's Penghu Islands on Wednesday, Taiwan's Central News Agency reported.


Related Topix: Taiwan, Southeast Asia, World News


Dozens Dead After Plane Crash During Typhoon in Taiwan

A plane making a second landing attempt in stormy weather crashed at an airport on a small Taiwanese island late Wednesday, killing 51 people and injuring seven, fire officials said.


Related Topix: Tornado, Hurricane, Natural Disasters, Weather

WCNC-TV Charlotte

TransAsia Airways crashes in Taiwan, at least 40 dead

A TransAsia Airways passenger plane crashed Wednesday into residential buildings in an emergency landing, killing 51 people, the Taiwan news agency reports.


Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Taiwan, Commercial Aircraft, Aircraft, ATR 72, ATR Aircraft


MH17 black box recorders arrive In UK

The black boxes from Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 that crashed in eastern Ukraine, killing all on board, have been delivered to Britain for expert analysis.


Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing 777, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Edmonton Journal

Pendant stolen in Edmonton holds ashes of boy killed in Manitoba plane crash

Dawson Pentecost, 9, is shown in a family handout photo. The Transportation Safety Board believes a whiteout caused a plane crash in western Manitoba last winter that killed a pilot and three children, including Dawson.



Mom's regret over MH17 victim's plane fear

The mother of two brothers killed in the MH17 plane crash has spoken of her regret at not taking her youngest son's fears over the flight seriously.


Related Topix: Malaysia, World News,

WDRB-TV Louisville

British experts to analyze MH17 black boxes

Louisville was picked to finish third in the Atlantic Division of the ACC in a vote of league media.


Related Topix: Louisville, KY