‘Aircraft Debris’ Found on Réunion Island Examined For MH370 Links

Police on the island of Réunion are examining what appears to be a piece from an aircraft found washed ashore, amid speculation that it could be wreckage from the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370. Read more

White Cop Indicted For Murder In Killing of Black Motorist

A University of Cincinnati officer who shot a motorist during a traffic stop over a missing front license plate has been indicted on murder charges, a prosecutor said Wednesday, adding that the officer “purposely killed him” and “should never have been a police officer.” Read more

Teen Dead After Dispatcher Tells 911 Caller: ‘Deal With It Yourself’

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — A New Mexico dispatcher has resigned after telling a panicked 911 caller who was trying to save the life of a shooting victim to “deal with it yourself.” Read more

Israel – Two Charged In Tiberias ‘Miracle’ Church Arson

Two Israeli men, described by authorities as Jewish extremists, were charged on Wednesday with torching part of a church at the site where Christians believe Jesus performed the miracle of the loaves and fishes. Read more

8-Year-Old Lion Has Tumor Surgery In Israel

An eight-year old African lion underwent successful tumor removal surgery in Tel Aviv today, after his keepers at the Ramat Gan Safari noticed the beast had a growth the size of a tennis ball on his belly. Read more

Haredi Man Refuses To Sit Next To Woman On Plane, Causing Outrage

A former Halifax chef wants an apology from Porter Airlines, alleging she was asked to move from her seat to accommodate a man who did not want to sit beside a woman for religious reasons. Read more

Afghanistan Examining Claim Taliban Leader Mullah Omar Died

An Afghan official said Wednesday his government is examining claims that reclusive Taliban leader Mullah Mohammed Omar is dead. The Taliban could not be immediately reached on the government’s comments about Omar, who has been declared dead many times before. Read more

Rabbi Gabriel Bodenheimer Pleads To Endangering Welfare of A Child, Ends Sex Abuse Case

A Monsey rabbi accused of sexually abusing a 7-year-old boy pleaded guilty Tuesday to a lesser charge of endangering the welfare of a child. Read more

Madeleine McCann Investigators Contact Australian Police Over Suitcase Body

LONDON — Police investigating the 2007 disappearance of Madeleine McCann have contacted Australian authorities after the body of a fair-haired child was found in a suitcase. Read more