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Officials consider role of speed readings in Lion Air crash

Indonesian officials are providing the strongest hints yet that a faulty airspeed indicator played a role in the deadly crash of a Lion Air jet into the Java Sea. Investigators said Monday that one of the so-called black boxes showed that the airspeed indicator on the Boeing jet malfunctioned on its last four flights, including … Continue reading Officials consider role of speed readings in Lion Air crash

CAIRO | Officials say attack on Christian pilgrims in Egypt kills 7

CAIRO — Islamic militants on Friday ambushed two buses carrying Christian pilgrims on their way to a remote desert monastery south of the Egyptian capital of Cairo killing seven and wounding up to 16, according to the Interior Ministry and security officials. Coptic Orthodox Church spokesman Boulos Halim said the death toll was likely to … Continue reading CAIRO | Officials say attack on Christian pilgrims in Egypt kills 7

DES MOINES, Iowa | Mega Millions numbers for $1B jackpot announced

DES MOINES, Iowa — The Mega Millions numbers that could win an estimated $1 billion jackpot have been announced. They are 15 23 53 65 70 and Mega Ball 7. The jackpot is the second-largest lottery prize in U.S. lottery history. Mega Millions says it may take an hour or two to determine if there … Continue reading DES MOINES, Iowa | Mega Millions numbers for $1B jackpot announced