Category: World

EgyptAir Flight Crash Found:  Missing Jet Wreckage Found (VIDEO)

An EgyptAir flight from Paris to Cairo carrying 56 passengers and 10 crew crashed in the Mediterranean sea early Thursday morning. EgyptAir flight crash Found EgyptAir said wreckage from the plane has been found close to where the plane disappeared from radar near the Greek island of Karpathos. EgyptAir Flight 804 was lost from radar at…

abu wahib Senior Islamic State leader in Iraq, ‘killed’ by US airstrike

A senior Islamic State group leader in Iraq has been killed in a U.S.-led coalition airstrike, the Pentagon said Monday. Abu Wahib, chief military official of ISIS in Anbar province, was traveling in a vehicle when the strike hit last week, according to Peter Cook, the Pentagon spokesman. He said Wahib’s death was a blow to the group’s leadership. A…

Japan Earthquake:  Death toll rises to 41, More Than 1500 Injured (UPDATE)

Two powerful earthquakes a day apart shook southwestern Japan, killing at least 29 people, trapping many others beneath flattened homes and sending thousands of residents to seek refuge in gymnasiums and hotel lobbies. The exact number of casualties remained unclear as rescue efforts continued to unfold Saturday. Kumamoto Prefectural official Tomoyuki Tanaka said the death…

Japan earthquake:  tsunami Warning Lifted

A tsunami risk advisory was issued Friday  in Japan by the meteorology agency after another strong earthquake in the southwest. A magnitude 7.1 jolt as the Japanese weather agency and 7.0 according to USGS US Geological institute occurred at 1:25 local raising fears a tidal wave. Tsunami risk concerns a part of the west coast…

Brussels Arrests:  Belgian Authorities Arrest Suspected Third Brussels Airport Attacker

BRUSSELS—Two Paris police officials have confirmed that a key suspect in the Nov. 13 attacks in Paris has been arrested in Belgium. The officials, who spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to speak about the Belgian investigation, confirmed the arrest Friday of the last identified fugitive in the Paris attacks, Mohamed Abrini.…