The co-pilot who is blamed for crashing a jet into the French Alps was "simply a normal person, with no signs of any problem," a friend said.
A friend of Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz, who did not want to disclose his name, expressed shock at revelations of Lubitz's state of mind.
Iran and six world powers buckled down on Tuesday in a last-ditch attempt to hammer out a nuclear deal.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said he's headed back to Switzerland and called on negotiators not to create last-minute obstacles.
The 31-year-old South African comedian has been named Jon Stewart's successor as host of "The Daily Show" on Comedy Central.
Almost half of young Italians are unemployed, but few want to make pizzas for a living.
Three regions affected by recent heavy rains leading to floods and landslides in which more than two dozen people died.
Hundreds of processions take place throughout Spain during the Easter Holy Week.
The United States supports Arab plans to create a unified military force to counter growing security threats in the Middle East, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said on Monday.
The Canadian tall ship Liana Ransom became disabled in rough weather off the coast of Gloucester, Massachusetts Monday
A British con man used a cellphone to create a fake government website and then emailed prison officials to set him free.
The first officer blamed for the crash of Germanwings Flight 4U9525 had been treated in the past after experiencing suicidal tendencies.
Explosions rattle the Yemeni capital Sanaa as Saudi-led forces bomb a weapons depot in the city on Monday evening.
Heavy rains trigger deadly flooding and landslides in Kashmir.
An American health worker being treated for Ebola has improved, the National Institutes of Health said Thursday.
Windy conditions rip the facing off of a building and knock down trees in Moscow, Russia, on Monday. No injuries have been reported.
An air strike hit the area of the Mazraq refugee camp in the northern Yemen district of Haradh on Monday, killing 46 people.
A Turkish Airlines flight en route to Brazil was forced to change course and land in Casablanca after a bomb threat, a spokeswoman said Monday.
The president, whose father was from Kenya, will visit the country as part of the 2015 Global Entrepreneurship Summit.
Nigeria held presidential elections over the weekend, and vote counts were trickling in.
Christoph Kumpa said Lubitz was treated for suicidal tendencies before getting pilot's licence - but recent medical treatment gave no hint of being suicidal.
Mayor Bernard Bartolini said everyone in his village of Prads-Haute-Bleon was "thunderstruck" by the nearby crash of Germanwings Flight 4U9525.
Amanda Knox's ex-boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito said that he and his family went "crazy with joy" when the pair's murder convictions were overturned.
An air strike hit the area of the Mazraq refugee camp in the northern Yemen district of Haradh Monday, killing 21 people, humanitarian workers said.
Arline Kercher told Italian TV of her reaction to Amanda Knox and Raffaelle Sollecito's acquittal and poured scorn on Italian judicial system.
Iran rejected a key demand that would have sent the nation's atomic fuel out of the country.
The "female partner" of Germanwings Flight 4U9525 first officer Andreas Lubitz has been questioned by German investigators, prosecutors told NBC News.
The Guardian reported that an immigration officer inadvertently sent the personal details of leaders attending last Novembers G-20 summit to the wrong person.
Sollecito news conference in Rome after he and Amanda Knox were acquitted by Italy's highest court of the death of Meredith Kercher.
International talks aimed at preventing Iran from developing nuclear weapons are headed down to the wire in Lausanne, Switzerland.