What's Happening: The Horror of Germanwings 9525 Tuesday's tragedy turned into Thursday's horror after the audio recording for Germanwings Flight 9525 revealed that the plane had apparently been "deliberately crashed." The co-pilot: Authorities say Andreas Lubitz, a 28-year-old German national, is responsible for the crash. Lubitz locked his fellow pilot out of the cockpit and then triggered the descent.
Ihor Kolomoisky, one of Ukraine's most powerful oligarchs and a staunch backer of Kiev during the last year of conflict in the east, resigned his position as governor of the Dnipropetrovsk region Wednesday after confrontations over his interests in the country's energy sector. He spoke to The Washington Post at his offices in Kiev on Wednesday, in his first interview after being dismissed by Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko.
LEICESTER, England — The Queen wrote a note. A Hollywood A-lister read a poem. And with nearly all the pomp, circumstance and solemn ritual that this ceremony-obsessed nation can muster, Britain on Thursday laid to rest one of history’s most reviled monarchs. Read full article >>