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U.S. Republicans push demand for a vote on Iran nuclear deal

WASHINGTON — Senate Republicans on Sunday pressed their demand that the U.S. Congress be allowed to vote on a nuclear agreement with Iran, bu ... »

Prosecutors: Germanwings crash pilot previously had suicidal tendencies

BERLIN — The Germanwings co-pilot suspected of deliberately crashing a plane in the French Alps last week had been treated in the past for s ... »

Reports: Germanwings co-pilot sought to destroy plane in French crash

The co-pilot of the Germanwings flight that crashed in the French Alps, killing 150 people, appears to have deliberately initiated a fateful descen ... »

Stocks tumble, oil surges after airstrikes in Yemen

By Michael Connor, Reuters

NEW YORK — Stock markets around the world were knocked lower and oil prices jumped as much as 6 percent on ... »

Mystery surrounds Germanwings co-pilot who crashed plane

DÜSSELDORF, Germany — Investigators are frantically trying to piece together what led the Germanwings co-pilot to deliberately steer hi ... »

Bowe Bergdahl will be charged with desertion, lawyer says

WASHINGTON — Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who was captured by Taliban forces in Afghanistan in 2009 and returned to the United States in a contr ... »

French, German leaders arrive in Alps for crash tribute

SEYNE-LES-ALPES, France — French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrived together by helicopter on Wednesday ... »

Black box recovered after Germanwings Airbus crashes in French Alps

SEYNE-LES-ALPES, France — An Airbus operated by Lufthansa’s Germanwings budget airline crashed in a remote area of the French Alps on ... »

White House: Cannot confirm link between Yemen attack, Islamic State

WASHINGTON — The White House cannot confirm a claim by Islamic State that suicide bombers who attacked two mosques in Yemen were affiliated ... »

Russia says sanctions ‘destructive,’ will act in own interests

MOSCOW — Russia described “sanctions rhetoric” as destructive on Friday and said it would do what is in its national interests ... »

Gunmen attack Tunisian museum, kill 19, including 17 tourists

CAIRO — Gunmen opened fire on visitors at Tunisia's most renowned museum on Wednesday, killing at least 19 people, including 17 foreigners, i ... »

Cyclone devastates Pacific island nation of Vanuatu

SYDNEY — Winds of up to 340 kilometers an hour (210 mph) ripped metal roofs off houses and downed trees in the Pacific island nation of Vanu ... »

Reforms demanded in Ferguson, Mo. after U.S. probe finds racially biased policing

WASHINGTON — Sweeping reforms are needed in Ferguson, Missouri, the U.S. Justice Department said Wednesday after a federal investigation fou ... »

Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu warns U.S. against Iran nuclear deal

By Dan Williams and Matt Spetalnick, Reuters

WASHINGTON — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned U.S. President Barack Obama ... »

FCC approves new ‘rules of the road’ for Internet service

LOS ANGELES — The FCC approved robust rules of the road for the Internet on Thursday, a move that supporters believe will prevent conglomera ... »