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Report: Pilot Locked Out Of Cockpit In Germanwings Crash

Posted On March 25, 2015

(New York, NY) -- Audio from the Germanwings plane that crashed Tuesday in the French Alps indicates one of the pilots was locked out of the cockpit before the jet went down. The "New York Times" reports that a military official involved in the investigation says the pilot is heard knocking on the door of…

U.S. Begins Airstrikes On ISIS In Tikrit

Posted On March 25, 2015

(Baghdad) -- The U.S. is conducting airstrikes against ISIS targets in the city of Tikrit . The U.S.-led coalition is joining Iraqi security forces and Shiite militia who have been pounding ISIS positions with artillery, mortars and rockets. Tikrit is the home town of former Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein, and was one of the early…

Iraqi Forces Shelling ISIS In Tikrit

Posted On March 25, 2015

(Baghdad) -- Iraqi forces are shelling ISIS targets in the city of Tikrit ahead of U.S.-led coalition air strikes. An Iraqi official said forces are pounding ISIS positions with artillery, mortars and rockets. Tikrit is the home town of former Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein, and was one of the early cities to be captured by…

French Investigators Analyzing Voice Recording From Germanwings Crash

Posted On March 25, 2015

(Paris) -- French investigators are analyzing the cockpit voice recorder from the Germanwings jet that crashed yesterday in the French Alps. The director of France's air incident investigation bureau said analysis of an extracted audio file had just begun and he could not give any details of the recording. He could also not confirm any…

Bergdahl Charged With Desertion

Posted On March 25, 2015

(Ft. Bragg, NC) -- The Army Sergeant held for five years by the Afghan Taliban is charged with desertion. The Army announced Wednesday that Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl is being formally charged with desertion and "misbehavior before the enemy." Bergdahl was released in a prisoner exchange last year. Bergdahl's attorney is releasing a letter about the…