Wednesday, 11 December 2013 08:54
Stephen Braun And Martha Mendoza, The Associated Press
WASHINGTON - The Asiana Airlines captain who crashed a Boeing 777 at San Francisco International Airport in July told investigators he was "very concerned" about attempting a visual approach because the runway's automatic landing aids were out of service due to construction, according to an investigative report released Wednesday.
Wednesday, 11 December 2013 08:42
Christopher Torchia And Jon Gambrell, The Associated Press
PRETORIA, South Africa - World leaders and thousands of South Africans on Wednesday filed past the flag-draped casket containing the body of Nelson Mandela, having a final look at the anti-apartheid icon in the amphitheatre where he was sworn in 19 years earlier as the country's first black president.
Wednesday, 11 December 2013 06:52
Jessica Herndon, The Associated Press
LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Steve McQueen's historic saga "12 Years a Slave," Jon Wells' dysfunctional family adaptation "August: Osage County," Jean-Marc Vallee's AIDS drama "Dallas Buyers Club," the White House servant tale "Lee Daniel's The Butler" top the list of outstanding performances for the 20th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards with three nominations each.
Wednesday, 11 December 2013 05:49
Alan Clendenning And Ray Faure, The Associated Press
JOHANNESBURG - A man who provided sign language interpretation on stage for Nelson Mandela's memorial service, attended by scores of heads of state, was a "fake," the national director of the Deaf Federation of South Africa said on Tuesday.
Wednesday, 11 December 2013 05:47
Jim Heintz And Maria Danilova, The Associated Press
KIEV, Ukraine - Ukrainian police on Wednesday pulled back as protesters claimed victory after an overnight face-off in which authorities removed barricades and tents and scuffled with demonstrators occupying Kyiv's main square.