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    Empire’s martyrs: the British obsession with heroic failure
    Mar06

    Empire’s martyrs: the British obsession with heroic failure

    The British take a perverse pleasure in glorious defeat, as Heroic Failure and the British by Stephanie Barczewski examines. In 1799 the Scottish explorer Mungo Park published Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa, which described his voyage across Senegal and along the River Niger in Mali, in search of the city of Timbuktu. In 1805 he...

    Malaysia Airlines out of danger 2 years after MH370 disaster
    Mar06

    Malaysia Airlines out of danger 2 years after MH370 disaster

    FILE – In this Feb. 29, 2016 file photo, a Malaysia man is silhouetted as a Malaysia Airlines plane prepares for take off at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Speang, Malaysia.Malaysia Airlines is out of intensive care after it was hit by twin disasters in 2014, starting with the disappearance of Flight 370. The airline’s new chief...

    Malaysia Airlines out of danger 2 years after MH370 disaster
    Mar06

    Malaysia Airlines out of danger 2 years after MH370 disaster

    After crisis: In this Oct. 13, 2015 file photo, a traveller uses the Malaysia Airlines self check-in kiosk in Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang, Malaysia. Malaysia Airlines is out of intensive care after it was hit by twin disasters in 2014, starting with the disappearance of Flight 370. The airline’s new chief has made sweeping...

    German vice chancellor says Trump poses threat to peace and prosperity
    Mar06

    German vice chancellor says Trump poses threat to peace and prosperity

    Republican candidate Donald trump. (Source: AP) German Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel has criticised leading U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump as a right-wing populist whose political views pose a threat to peace and prosperity. The comments by Gabriel, economy minister and leader of the Social Democrats, are the clearest sign...

    German vice chancellor says Trump poses threat to peace and prosperity
    Mar06

    German vice chancellor says Trump poses threat to peace and prosperity

    German Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel has criticised leading U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump as a right-wing populist whose political views pose a threat to peace and prosperity. The comments by Gabriel, economy minister and leader of the Social Democrats, are the clearest sign yet that ruling politicians in Europe are...

    Malaysia Airlines out of danger 2 years after MH370 disaster
    Mar06

    Malaysia Airlines out of danger 2 years after MH370 disaster

    Two years ago this week, disaster struck when Flight 370 vanished, leaving the company reeling from a crisis magnified months later by the downing of a second Boeing 777 over Ukraine. Shunned by travelers and already ailing from years of mismanagement that saddled it with at least $1.7 billion in losses since 2011, the Southeast Asian airline...

    Malaysia Airlines out of danger 2 years after MH370 disaster
    Mar06

    Malaysia Airlines out of danger 2 years after MH370 disaster

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia Airlines is out of intensive care. Now it’s working on long-term rehabilitation. Two years ago this week, disaster struck when Flight 370 vanished, leaving the company reeling from a crisis magnified months later by the downing of a second Boeing 777 over Ukraine. Shunned by travelers and already...

    At least 10 shot and killed by men dressed in police uniforms in Honduras
    Mar06

    At least 10 shot and killed by men dressed in police uniforms in Honduras

    REUTERS/Jorge CabreraTEGUCIGALPA (Reuters) – At least 10 people were shot dead by men dressed in police uniforms in an attack in the Honduran capital of Tegucigalpa on Saturday, security and hospital forces said. Five men arrived in a vehicle at a billiards hall in the violent northeastern December 1 neighborhood and opened fire with AK-47...

    There’s a reason why you keep seeing El Chapo’s face in the news
    Mar06

    There’s a reason why you keep seeing El Chapo’s face in the news

    Getty ImagesMEXICO CITY (AP) — The once-secretive Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman has launched a public relations blitz, calling on his lawyers and even his common-law wife to keep his name in the news. Emma Coronel, mother of Guzman’s twin 4-year-old daughters, has given unprecedented media interviews, issuing dire...

    The family of a missing former FBI agent is furious he wasn’t part of the Iran prisoner swap
    Mar06

    The family of a missing former FBI agent is furious he wasn’t part of the Iran prisoner swap

    AP Photo/Manuel Balce CenetaCORAL SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) — The family and colleagues of a former FBI agent who disappeared in Iran nine years ago while on a CIA mission expressed anger and disappointment at a rally Saturday that he wasn’t part of a January prisoner exchange with Tehran. Several hundred people attended the rally for Robert...