Jul 23 2014 TransAsia Airways Plane Crashes on Landing in Taiwan

 A TransAsia Airways turboprop plane crashed on its second attempt at landing during a thunderstorm on an island off Taiwan on Wednesday, killing 47 people and setting buildings on fire, officials said.
The plane, a 70-seat ATR 72, crashed near the runway on the island of Penghu, west of the mainland, with 54 passengers and four [...]

 

Jul 23 2014 TransAsia Airways Plane Crashes on Landing in Taiwan

 A TransAsia Airways turboprop plane crashed on its second attempt at landing during a thunderstorm on an island off Taiwan on Wednesday, killing 47 people and setting buildings on fire, officials said.
The plane, a 70-seat ATR 72, crashed near the runway on the island of Penghu, west of the mainland, with 54 passengers and four [...]

 

Jul 23 2014 Typhoon Matmo

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Jul 23 2014 Typhoon Matmo

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Jul 23 2014 South Korea Ferry Fugitive Hid Behind Cabin Wall

South Korea's most wanted man, whose heavily decomposed body was found in an orchard last month, had evaded arrest by hiding behind an upstairs wall of a wooden cabin, with suitcases of cash at hand, prosecutors said on Wednesday.
The body of Yoo Byung-un, 73, wanted in connection with the sinking of a ferry in April, [...]

 

Jul 23 2014 South Korea Ferry Fugitive Hid Behind Cabin Wall

South Korea's most wanted man, whose heavily decomposed body was found in an orchard last month, had evaded arrest by hiding behind an upstairs wall of a wooden cabin, with suitcases of cash at hand, prosecutors said on Wednesday.
The body of Yoo Byung-un, 73, wanted in connection with the sinking of a ferry in April, [...]

 

Jul 23 2014 Somali Singer, Parliament Member Killed in Mogadishu

A popular Somali singer who was also a member of parliament has been killed by Islamist militants.
A pro-militant website says al-Qaida-linked al-Shabab was responsible for Wednesday's shooting of Saado Ali Warsame outside the Ambassador Hotel in Mogadishu.
A witness told VOA Somali Service that gunmen in a car shot her several times in the chest, then [...]

 

Jul 23 2014 Somali Singer, Parliament Member Killed in Mogadishu

A popular Somali singer who was also a member of parliament has been killed by Islamist militants.
A pro-militant website says al-Qaida-linked al-Shabab was responsible for Wednesday's shooting of Saado Ali Warsame outside the Ambassador Hotel in Mogadishu.
A witness told VOA Somali Service that gunmen in a car shot her several times in the chest, then [...]

 

Jul 23 2014 Flight with MH17 Victims’ Remains Leaves for Netherlands

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Jul 23 2014 Flight with MH17 Victims’ Remains Leaves for Netherlands

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