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Community Rallies For Jailed Teacher In Spain

Posted On March 27, 2015

(Indianapolis, IN) -- A community in Carmel is rallying to help a teaching assistant being held by authorities in Spain. Brett Wright was recently arrested for assault and resisting arrest. The family of the 23-year-old teaching assistant says he thought he was being mugged when approached by non-uniformed officers. Members of the Mercy Road Church…

Saudi Ambassador Doesn’t Rule Out Nukes

Posted On March 27, 2015

(Washington, DC) -- Saudi Arabia is not taking nuclear weapons off the table. On CNN Thursday, the Saudi Ambassador to the U.S. would not rule out the possibility of the Saudis creating a nuclear bomb to defend itself against Iran. The ambassador said he couldn't discuss it publicly, but insisted the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia…

Syrian President Says He’s Open To Dialog With U.S.

Posted On March 27, 2015

(Undated) -- Syria's president says he's open to having a dialog with the United States. In an interview with CBS' "60 Minutes" set to air on Sunday, President Bashar al-Assad also insisted he won't compromise the sovereignty of his country. The U.S. wants a political settlement to the Syrian conflict that doesn't include Assad. Washington's…

Amsterdam Airport Power Back, Flights Still Diverted

Posted On March 27, 2015

(Amsterdam) -- The lights are back on but flights are still being diverted from Amsterdam's Schiphol airport. A major power outage took down electricity in the Dutch capital and surrounding area this morning. An airport spokeswoman says incoming flights are being diverted to regional airports and outbound flights from the fourth-largest airport in Europe are…

Two-Year-Old Becomes India’s Youngest Archer

Posted On March 27, 2015

(Undated) -- A two-year-old girl in India is officially the country's youngest archer. BBC News says Dolly set the record at a trial event earlier this week. She fired 36 arrows at a target 16 feet away, and then again at a target 23 feet away. Dolly's father says they're all very proud of her,…