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"The plane disappeared at Gao (in Mali), (300 miles) from the Algerian border. Several nationalities are among the victims." - Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal, talking on Algerian radio today about the missing Air Algerie flight. One hundred and sixteen people were on board the flight, including one American, according to an official in Washington.
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YREKA – The Hornbrook v. Kimberly Olson case continued Tuesday, with the presentation of missing checks to Judge William Davis.Hornbrook’s special district claims Olson removed money amounting to $61,551.08 from their accounts and is refusing to give it back. Olson served on the district’s water board.Olson was served with an order to show cause for not presenting the checks as previously requested a the July 15 hearing. Olson told the court she [...]
State and federal officials from NOAA Fisheries and California Department of Fish and Wildlife met Tuesday to release the NOAA Fisheries’ Final Recovery Plan for the Sacramento River winter-run Chinook salmon, Central Valley spring-run Chinook salmon and Central Valley steelhead.Also discussed was the California Department of Fish and Wildlife’s updated Ecosystem Restoration Program Conservation Strategy, and funding for immediate recovery and restoration [...]
Siskiyou County’s Grand Jury has released its findings and recommendations for 2013-14, and the oversight body made numerous recommendations for the county’s fish and game commission.
After numerous days of testimony, entering of evidence and questions from the prosecution and defense, both sides rested in the trial of Lukes Ladewig.
FORKS OF SALMON – The 2014 annual Salmon River Dive was met with peaceful protest from locals Wednesday at the elementary school in Forks of Salmon. Every year, individuals from NOAA, the U.S. Forest Service, California Fish and Wildlife, Americorps, Karuk Tribe fisheries, Quartz Valley Tribe fisheries, Salmon River Restoration Council and many volunteers come together to participate in the dive, which spans more than 90 miles and is used to assess the [...]
France's foreign minister says the Air Algerie flight that has gone missing over Mali has "probably crashed."
Months after the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, another flight has gone missing. Air Algerie Flight 5017 disappeared from radar about 50 minutes after taking off from Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, this morning. It was expected to arrive at its destination four hours later. Officials said 110 passengers, two pilots and four crew members were on board.
His pilot's license fresh in his hands, an Indiana teenager set out in June for the adventure of a lifetime: an around-the-world flight with his father designed to break a record and raise money to build schools in his father's native Pakistan.
An airplane trying to make an emergency landing in Taiwan crashed and killed at least 47 people, USA Today reported. The plane was trying to land because of stormy weather from a typhoon in the area. Eleven people were hurt in the crash as well, officials said.
A look at the bookings in the July 23, 2014, edition of the Siskiyou Daily News.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House cast the downing of two fighter jets in Ukraine on Wednesday as part of a pattern of Russian-backed separatists using Russian weapons to pose risks to aircrafts and further destabilize the conflict in the former Soviet republic.
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Shopkeepers say they were sitting outside their shuttered businesses Wednesday, catching a break from being cooped up during wartime, when an Israeli missile struck a nearby mosque, killing a truck driver and wounding 45 people.
The defense called Lukes Ladewig to the stand Monday to testify in his own trial, giving him an opportunity to tell the court his version of the events surrounding the death of his wife, Katie Pierce.
Two military aircraft carrying the first bodies of victims of the Malaysia Airlines crash left the embattled plains of eastern Ukraine Wednesday, and pro-Russian rebels shot down two Ukrainian fighter jets as fighting flared in the region.
According to a new CNN/ORC International poll, President Barack Obama’s approval rating is 42 percent, basically the same as it was in March. The numbers aren’t great, but the fact that they haven’t fallen further despite recent events shows that Obama is holding steady.
"All of the Season's Pizza employees participated in punching, kicking and pouring hot soup over my body. I was unarmed and defenseless and had to suffer a brutal beating by all of the employees of Seasons Pizza." - Nigel Sykes, who tried to rob Seasons Pizza restaurant in Newport, Delaware, at gunpoint, only to have the tables turned on him as he tried to get away. Now Sykes is suing for the injuries he suffered during the robbery, and a U.S. district judge has allowed the case to move forward.
Companies that insure Detroit's bonds are repeating their pledge to aggressively challenge the city's plan to get out of bankruptcy.
A rocket fired from the Gaza Strip landed near Israel's main airport Tuesday, wounding one Israeli and prompting all U.S. and some European and Canadian airlines to cancel flights to Tel Aviv — a reflection of high anxiety over air travel after the downing of a Malaysian jet over Ukraine.