2 photojournalists covering Libya unrest killed in attack

2 photojournalists covering Libya unrest killed in attack

Two acclaimed filmmakers and photojournalist documenting the protracted violence in Libya’s war-ravaged city of Misrata were killed with shrapnel wounds, newswire agencies learned Wednesday. Reports reaching newsrooms bared Oscar nominee Tim Hetherington and photojournalist Chris Hondros were killed while several other photographers were wounded as government forces continue to pound on rebel strongholds in Libya. … [ Read More ]

Underwater wreckage yield bodies of 2009 Air France plane crash

Underwater wreckage yield bodies of 2009 Air France plane crash

Investigators have found bodies of victims of the ill-fated Air France passenger plane that crashed into the Atlantic Ocean more than two years ago, according to French Ecology and Transportation Minister Nathalie Kosciusko-Morizet in a news conference Monday. The French minister said investigators were conducting continuing search of the aircraft wreckage in a bid to … [ Read More ]

Obama to bare plans for fresh term bid

Obama to bare plans for fresh term bid

President Barack Obama is expected to make public next week his plans to seek another term and continue with the major economic reforms initiated under his administration, officials from the Democratic Party bared on Saturday. The President would be firming up re-election plans with the filing of campaign papers with the Federal Election Commission, according … [ Read More ]