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Iran's late President Ebrahim Raisi is interred at holiest Shiite shrine in nation, days after fatal helicopter crash

May. 23, 2024 11:52 AM EDT
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran's late President Ebrahim Raisi is interred at holiest Shiite shrine in nation, days after fatal helicopter crash.

Egyptians held nearly a year over deadly shipwreck are released from Greek jail after case dismissed

May. 22, 2024 21:02 PM EDT

NAFPLIO, Greece (AP) — A group of Egyptians jailed for nearly a year pending trial for a deadly shipwreck were released from jail Wednesday, a day after a Greek court threw out the case against them on grounds that it had no jurisdiction to try it. Nine Egyptians had been charged...

Editorial Roundup: Alabama

May. 22, 2024 07:16 AM EDT

Cullman Times. May 16, 2024. Editorial: Watch out for motorcycles As the weather turns warmer day by day, we are beginning to see more and more motorcycles on our roads. Motorcycles come in all sorts. They can be two wheelers, three-wheelers and some...

From London to Los Angeles, many Iranians overseas cheer, and fear, after president's death

May. 22, 2024 03:12 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Among Iranian communities from London to Los Angeles, few tears are being shed over the death of President Ebrahim Raisi, killed in a weekend helicopter crash. But there are not always loud cheers, either. While some hope the demise of a powerful figure...

Iran's supreme leader presides over a funeral for the country's late president and others killed in a helicopter crash

May. 22, 2024 01:43 AM EDT
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran's supreme leader presides over a funeral for the country's late president and others killed in a helicopter crash.

Mourners begin days of funerals for Iran's president and others killed in helicopter crash

May. 21, 2024 22:25 PM EDT

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Mourners in black began gathering Tuesday for days of funerals and processions for Iran's late president, foreign minister and others killed in a helicopter crash, a government-led series of ceremonies aimed at both honoring the dead and projecting strength in...

Driver of pickup that collided with farmworker bus in Florida, killing 8, is arrested on DUI charges

May. 21, 2024 15:49 PM EDT

OCALA, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Highway Patrol has arrested the driver of a pickup truck that crashed into a farmworker bus early Tuesday, killing eight, on charges of driving under the influence-manslaughter. Bryan Maclean Howard, 41, faces eight counts of DUI-Manslaughter, the...

Greek judge dismisses case against Egyptians accused in shipwreck that killed hundreds of migrants

May. 21, 2024 12:21 PM EDT

KALAMATA, Greece (AP) — A Greek judge dismissed a case Tuesday against nine Egyptian men accused of causing a shipwreck that killed hundreds of migrants last year and sent shockwaves through the European Union’s border protection and asylum operations, after a prosecutor argued that Greece...

Greek judge dismisses case against 9 Egyptians accused of causing a deadly migrant shipwreck

May. 21, 2024 05:52 AM EDT
KALAMATA, Greece (AP) — Greek judge dismisses case against 9 Egyptians accused of causing a deadly migrant shipwreck.

Greek prosecutor recommends dismissing case against 9 Egyptians accused of causing a deadly migrant shipwreck

May. 21, 2024 05:38 AM EDT
KALAMATA, Greece (AP) — Greek prosecutor recommends dismissing case against 9 Egyptians accused of causing a deadly migrant shipwreck.