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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,…

Senate Unanimously Approves Amendment Sending Message To Iran

Posted On March 26, 2015

(Wasington, DC) -- The Senate is in complete agreement when it comes to imposing sanctions on Iran if it violates a nuclear deal. Senators unanimously approved a non-binding amendment to a budget bill that would make it easier to reimpose sanctions if Tehran violated terms of a nuclear agreement being negotiated. The bill was introduced…

Prosecutor: Germanwings Co-Pilot Denied Captain Access To Cockpit

Posted On March 26, 2015

(Undated) -- A Germanwings co-pilot who managed to lock the captain out of the cockpit is being blamed for the crash of the jet in the French Alps. A French prosecutor said today that while there is a touch pad the captain tried using to open the cockpit door, co-pilot Andreas Lubitz manually denied him…

Senators Raise Concerns About Yemen

Posted On March 26, 2015

(Washington, DC) -- Senator Lindsey Graham says the Middle East is "on fire."   The South Carolina Republican is raising concerns about the crisis in Yemen, which he says is being fueled by Iran. In a Capitol briefing, Graham voiced support for Saudi-led airstrikes against rebel targets in Yemen. The U.S. is providing logistical and…