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6 min ago | Marine Corps Times

Boy found dead in C-130 may have been seen near other planes

An Air Force C-130J Super Hercules sits on the flight line at Ramstein Air Base, Germany.

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4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

French forces arrest Mali jihadist ex-leader

Authorities in northern Mali say a former jihadist leader in the town of Gao has been arrested by French military forces.

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4 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

French forces arrest Mali jihadist ex-leader

Hundreds of cars submerged below murky water. A landmark basketball court, newly refurbished, showing signs of buckling.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, UC Los Angeles, California, Scott Walker, US Governors

4 hrs ago | KAUZ

French forces arrest Mali jihadist ex-leader

Five people are suing the federal government alleging that an expanded national security screen targeting Muslims has led to lengthy delays and denials in their applications for citizenship and green cards.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Free Republic

Stowaway in Air Force C-130 at Ramstein likely suffocated

A teenage boy found dead inside a hidden compartment of an Air Force plane after its return to Ramstein Air Base in Germany from a mission across northern Africa likely suffocated because of a lack of oxygen at high altitude, according to an autopsy performed Wednesday.

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Channelnewsasia.com

No intact bodies found so far in Air Algerie crash probe

Dressed in protective white overalls, French experts sift through the debris of the Air Algerie plane that disintegrated over the northern Mali desert last week, killing all 118 on board.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Air Accidents, Burkina Faso

Tue Jul 29, 2014

TwinCities

Europe secretly pays al-Qaida kidnappers millions in ransom

The German official charged with delivering this cargo arrived here aboard a nearly empty military plane and was whisked away to a secret meeting with the president of Mali, who had offered Europe a face-saving solution to a vexing problem.

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Related Topix: World News, Terrorism

Memeorandum

Ransoming Citizens, Europe Becomes Al Qaeda's Patron

Ransoming Citizens, Europe Becomes Al Qaeda's Patron - BAMAKO, Mali - The cash filled three suitcases: 5 million euros.

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Free Republic

Did the War in Libya Prove Hawks Right or Wrong?

"Islamist militants armed with antiaircraft weapons and rocket-propelled grenades stormed a lightly defended United States diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya," The New York Times reported on September 12, 2012.

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Lucianne.com

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The National Park Service is spending $140,368 to fly 10 students to Sydney, Australia so they can experience a "climate change journey."

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The Daily Star

Paris asks to run DNA tests on Lebanese plane victims

A Burkina Faso Air Force soldier and a journalist look at debris of the Air Algerie Flight AH 5017 scattered at the crash site in Mali's Gossi region, west of Gao, on July 26, 2014.

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

Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Washington Post

UN presses for Mali peace talks starting Aug. 17

The United Nations Security Council is welcoming agreement on a roadmap for negotiations between the Malian government and Tuareg separatists.

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Daily Times

Flags at half-mast as France mourns Mali crash victims

PARIS: Flags flew at half-mast in France Monday in mourning for the 118 victims of the Air Algerie plane tragedy, as investigators waited for the black boxes from the crash to arrive.

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Thanh Nein News

Marine's new sea beast: Amphibious assault vehicle

The U.S Marine Corps are testing a new vehicle, dubbed the UHAC or "Ultra Heavy-Lift Amphibious Connector".

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Post-gazette.com

World briefs: Militants hit Cameroon

Islamist militants believed to be associated with the Nigerian terrorist group Boko Haram kidnapped the wife of a Cameroonian vice prime minister Sunday, in a worrying sign that the violence in northeastern Nigeria is spreading beyond its borders.

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The Republic

Air Algerie jet's black boxes to be sent to France

Black boxes from the Air Algerie plane that crashed in northern Mali last week will be transferred to France for analysis, the French embassy in Mali said Sunday, as officials prepared for the process of identifying the remains of the dead.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Burkina Faso, Terrorism, Air Accidents

New Vision

Wrecked Costa Concordia enters Italian port to be scrapped

The wrecked Costa Concordia cruise ship limped Sunday into the Italian port of Genoa to be scrapped two and a half years after it capsized in a tragedy that claimed 32 lives.

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Related Topix: Boat Disaster, World News, Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Pope Benedict XVI

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Thanh Nein News

Families mourn victims of Air Algerie crash in Mali

Family members of those killed on the Air Algerie flight that crashed in Mali were taken to the wreckage to grieve on Saturday as French President Francois Hollande announced three days of mourning.

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Wall Street Journal

Investigators Arrive to Probe Air Algerie Crash

A team of Spanish civil and forensic aviation experts arrived in Bamako, Mali, on Saturday to investigate the crash of Air AlgA©rie Flight 5017, Spain's government said.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

KWQC-TV Davenport

Teams converge on remote site to probe plane crash

By The Associated Press The deadly crash of a teenager on an around-the-world flight brought new attention to the dangers of record-setting youth adventures, and questions about how young is too... By The Associated Press The deadly crash of a teenager on an around-the-world flight brought new attention to the dangers of record-setting youth ... (more)

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