International

(Undated) -- Another aviation disaster has people in mourning today. More than 50 people are feared dead after a TransAsia Airways passenger plane crashed while attempting to make an emergency landing in Taiwan. It comes on the heels of word that two Ukrainian military jets were...
(Penghu, Taiwan) -- China's official news agency says more than 40 people are feared dead in the crash of a TransAsia Airways passenger plane in Taiwan. The aircraft was reportedly attempting to make an emergency landing today when it crashed near an airport. Emergency officials...
(Washington, DC) -- A House committee is leaning on the Obama administration to give more support to Iraqi forces fighting a growing insurgency. The House Foreign Affairs Committee will grill officials from the State Department and the Pentagon today. Committee Chairman Ed Royce...
(Kiev) -- Pro-Russian separatists are taking down more aircraft in Ukraine. Ukrainian officials say two of their fighter jets were shot down today in a rebel-controlled area of eastern Ukraine. The attack comes less than a week after a packed civilian jetliner was blown out of...
(Undated) -- Australia's prime minister says isn't clear how many bodies have been recovered from the site of last week's plane crash in Ukraine. Tony Abbott said an early inspection of trains carrying bodies to an area controlled by the Ukrainian government doesn't indicate how...
(Escondido, CA) -- Another California city is rolling out the unwelcome mat for undocumented migrants. The Escondido Planning Commission heard from dozens of people yesterday at a two hour public hearing on turning a vacant 96-bed nursing home into a facility to temporarily...
(Tel Aviv) -- Secretary of State John Kerry is defying an FAA ban on flights into Israel. Kerry flew into Israel this morning in search of a way to at least slow the deadly violence between Israel and the Palestinian militant group Hamas . Kerry will meet with Israeli officials...
(Undated) -- Bodies of the victims from the Malaysia Airlines disaster in Ukraine begin arriving in the Netherlands today. Dutch officials say identifying the remains could take weeks or months. The Netherlands is leading the effort to identify the nearly 300 people killed in...
(Undated) -- Israel is opening a second international airport. The move comes after U.S. and European airlines stopped flying into Tel Aviv because a rocket fired by Hamas landed near the airport. The nation's transportation minister ordered the opening of the airport at the...