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KARAWANG, Indonesia | The Latest: Pope offers condolences for Indonesia crash

KARAWANG, Indonesia  — The Latest on the crash of a Lion Air plane in Indonesia (all times local): 7:45 p.m. Pope Francis has conveyed his condolences to those affected by the crash of a jetliner minutes after taking off from Indonesia’s capital, likely killing all 189 people on board. The Vatican secretary of state, Cardinal … Continue reading KARAWANG, Indonesia | The Latest: Pope offers condolences for Indonesia crash

KARAWANG, Indonesia | The Latest: No European plans to ban Indonesia’s Lion Air

KARAWANG, Indonesia  — The Latest on the crash of a Lion Air plane in Indonesia (all times local): 7:45 p.m. Pope Francis has conveyed his condolences to those affected by the crash of a jetliner minutes after taking off from Indonesia’s capital, likely killing all 189 people on board. The Vatican secretary of state, Cardinal … Continue reading KARAWANG, Indonesia | The Latest: No European plans to ban Indonesia’s Lion Air

JAKARTA, Indonesia | Unified Koreas athletes center of attention at Asiad opener

JAKARTA, Indonesia — Thousands of spectators cheered wildly as athletes from the rival Koreas paraded side-by-side behind a “unification” flag in a spectacular opening ceremony for the Asian Games. The two countries, still technically at war after their 1950-53 conflict ended in an armistice, have fielded 60 athletes in combined teams along with larger contingents … Continue reading JAKARTA, Indonesia | Unified Koreas athletes center of attention at Asiad opener