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Air Canada says cause of crash landing not yet identified 0

Air Canada says cause of crash landing not yet identified

ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) STORY: An Air Canada flight crash landed and slid off the runway in the east coast city of Halifax on Sunday(March 29), with the airline confirming 23 passengers and...

Family film “Home” a hit with parents and kids at box office 0

Family film “Home” a hit with parents and kids at box office

Family film “Home” is scoring big at the box office pulling in a handsome $54 million in ticket sales, according to studio estimates. Family fare at the box office aside – R-rated prison comedy...

Thousands wave palm and olive branches in St. Peter’s Square 0

Thousands wave palm and olive branches in St. Peter’s Square

Palm Sunday at the Vatican. Thousands gather in St. Peter’s Square to mark the beginning of Holy Week, as Pope Francis pays tribute to those killed for their faith — A reference to the...

Netanyahu says expected Iranian nuclear deal worse than feared 0

Netanyahu says expected Iranian nuclear deal worse than feared

As Iran and six major powers sit down for the fifth straight day of nuclear talks in Switzerland, officials say possible compromises to break an impasse are on the table. But Israeli Prime Minister...

Afghan MP survives suicide attack that kills three others 0

Afghan MP survives suicide attack that kills three others

ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) STORY: An Afghan member of parliament survived a targeted suicide attack in Kabul on Sunday (March 29), but three people including a child were killed and eight Afghan MP...

Saudi Arabia has not made decision on sending ground troops to Yemen 0

Saudi Arabia has not made decision on sending ground troops to Yemen

ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) Saudi Arabia has made no decision about whether to send ground troops into Yemen but is keeping its options open, the country’s ambassador to the United States said Saudi...

Far-right hopes to gain ground in French town 0

Far-right hopes to gain ground in French town

As France’s far right National Front party seeks to boost its national campaign in Sunday’s local elections, some in the traditionally left-wing town Seyne-les-Alpes say they’re ready for change. ( Far-right hopes to gain...

Thousands of Tunisians, leaders march after Bardo attack 0

Thousands of Tunisians, leaders march after Bardo attack

ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) STORY: World leaders, including French President Francois Hollande, joined tens of thousands of Tunisians on Sunday, to march in solidarity against Islamist Thousands of Tunisians, leaders march after Bardo...

Hero’s sendoff for Singapore’s Lee Kuan Yew 0

Hero’s sendoff for Singapore’s Lee Kuan Yew

Tens of thousands of mourners braved torrential rain, howitzers fired a 21-gun salute and jet fighters screamed across the sky Sunday as Singapore staged a grand farewell for its founding leader Lee Kuan Yew....

Complaint prompts llama drama in Arizona 0

Complaint prompts llama drama in Arizona

The llamas that led America on the great chase through Sun City, Arizona are retiring. Retiring from the public, at least. A complaint with the U.S. Department of Agriculture led officials to bar Complaint...