David Waggoner

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Bali Nine: Families visit Chan and Sukumaran on prison island

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Asia

Saudi Arabia says talks to end Yemen crisis to be held in Riyadh

ABU DHABI (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia said on Monday the Gulf Cooperation Council had agreed to host talks in Riyadh to end the Yemen crisis, the state news agency SPA said, quoting a statement by the Saudi King’s office.<p>The statement said Saudi Arabia had asked the Gulf Cooperation Council countries, …

South Asia

Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 Is No Less Mysterious One Year Later

On the anniversary of its disappearance, investigators still have no idea what happened to the plane—or even where it is.<p>Exactly one year after Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 disappeared without trace during a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing, an independent investigative group released a 584-page …

Airplanes

General Dempsey: Some Iraqi Troops Show Up for Training Ill-Prepared

ABOARD THE CHARLES DE GAULLE — Some Iraqi army units in line for U.S.-led training to fight ISIS are showing up ill-prepared, the top American general said Sunday.<p>Gen. Martin Dempsey, speaking to reporters aboard this French aircraft carrier in the northern Persian Gulf not far from Iran's coast, …

Bloody Sunday 50th anniversary: Thousands crowd Selma bridge

SELMA, Ala. (AP) — Thousands of people crowded an Alabama bridge on Sunday, many jammed shoulder to shoulder, many unable to move, to commemorate a …

Black History

Obama: US willing to 'walk away' from Iran talks if sides can't make right deal

Barack Obama said on Sunday the US would “walk away” from nuclear talks with Iran if there was no acceptable deal.<p>Obama said any agreement must allow western powers to verify that Tehran was not going to obtain an atomic weapon, and that even if Iran “cheated”, the US and others would have “enough …

Many minor league baseball players earn less than minimum wage

PORT ST. LUCIE — A few hours before the Mets’ Grapefruit League loss to the Red Sox on Sunday, Major League Baseball Players Association chief executive Tony Clark met with the team as part of his annual tour of spring training facilities.<p>Considered one of the strongest unions in sports, the MLBPA …