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Lufthansa CEO at Crash Site: 'Long, Long Time' to Understand

By Lori Hinnant | Apr 1
Lufthansa's chief executive said Wednesday it will take "a long, long time" to understand what led to a deadly crash in the French Alps last week.

A Day After Missing Deal Deadline, Iran Nuclear Talks Resume

By Matthew Lee and George Jahn | Apr 1
Negotiations over Iran's nuclear program resumed here Wednesday but were almost immediately beset by competing claims, just hours after diplomats abandoned a March 31 deadline to reach the outline of a deal and agreed to press on.

Fired Host Rodner Figueroa Replaced by Univision

Apr 1
Three weeks after Univision host Rodner Figueroa was fired for remarks he made about First Lady Michelle Obama, Carlos Calderon and Jomari Goyso were named the new hosts of "Sal y Pimienta."

The World's Oldest Person, a Japanese Woman, Dies at 117

Apr 1
The world's oldest person, a Japanese woman, died Wednesday, a few weeks after celebrating her 117th birthday.

Gay Premier Urges Businesses in Indiana to Move to Ontario

Apr 1
Ontario Premier's, who is openly gay, is urging businesses upset by a so-called religious objections law in Indiana to set up shop in Canada's most populous province.

Tokyo Ward 1st to Recognize Same-Sex Marriage in Japan

By Yuri Kageyama | Mar 31
Fumino Sugiyama will finally be able to marry his girlfriend of four years. He couldn't before, because same sex marriages weren't recognized in Japan, and he is legally a woman.

Officials: Iran Nuke Talks to Continue in New Phase

By George Jahn and Matthew Lee | Mar 31
Wrapping up six days of marathon nuclear talks with mixed results, Iran and six world powers prepared Tuesday to issue a general statement agreeing to continue talks in a new phase aimed at reaching a final agreement to control Iran's nuclear ambitions.

New Research Says Anne Frank Likely Died a Month Earlier

By Mike Corder | Mar 31
Teenage Jewish diarist Anne Frank likely died of typhus in a Nazi concentration camp about a month earlier than previously thought, the Amsterdam museum that honors her memory said Tuesday.

Buhari's Campaign: Nigeria's President Has Conceded Defeat

By Michelle Faul and Andrew Drake | Mar 31
Nigerian opposition candidate Muhammadu Buhari's campaign says President Goodluck Jonathan called to concede defeat, paving the way for a peaceful transfer of power in Africa's richest and most populous nation.

Investigators Focus on German Co-Pilot's Mental State

By Lori Hinnant and Jamey Keaten | Mar 30
European investigators are focusing on the psychological state of a 27-year-old German co-pilot who prosecutors say deliberately flew a plane carrying 150 people into a mountain, a French police official said Monday.

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