07242014Headline:

URGENT — Air Algerie loses contact with airliner over west Africa

ALGIERS, ALGERIA (BNO NEWS) -- An Air Algerie passenger plane flying from Burkina Faso to Algeria disappeared from radar over western Africa on early Thursday morning, the owner of the aircraft said, but the fate of the aircraft which carried [...]

Iraqi airstrikes killed at least 75 civilians since June, HRW finds

By Madison Iszler BAGHDAD, IRAQ (BNO NEWS) -- At least 75 civilians have been killed since early June and hundreds more have been wounded in government airstrikes against jihadists in Iraq's north, where an al-Qaeda splinter group has declared [...]

U.S. extends flight restrictions to Israel by another 24 hours

By Madison Iszler TEL AVIV, ISRAEL (BNO NEWS) -- The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on Wednesday extended its order prohibiting American planes from flying to and from Israel's Ben Gurion International Airport by another day, citing [...]

Train carrying MH17 victims arrives in government-held city

KHARKIV, UKRAINE (BNO NEWS) -- A refrigerated train carrying the remains of up to 282 people who died in the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 arrived Tuesday in the government-controlled Ukrainian city of Kharkiv, from where the remains [...]

Train carrying MH17 victims arrives in government-held city

KHARKIV, UKRAINE (BNO NEWS) -- A refrigerated train carrying the remains of up to 282 people who died in the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 arrived Tuesday in the government-controlled Ukrainian city of Kharkiv, from where the remains [...]

Malaysia Airlines flight over war-torn Syria draws fresh criticism

By Madison Iszler KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA (BNO NEWS) -- A Malaysia Airlines passenger plane flying from Kuala Lumpur to London flew over Syria on Sunday, flight data showed, sparking a new wave of criticism for the airline just days after one [...]

Death toll from Typhoon Rammasun reaches 33 in China

By Madison Iszler BEIJING, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- The death toll from Super Typhoon Rammasun has risen to at least 33 after seven more bodies were recovered, state-run media reported on Monday. The powerful storm made landfall in China on Friday [...]

Small plane crash in Arizona kills 4, sparks wildfire

By Madison Iszler SEDONA, ARIZONA (BNO NEWS) -- A small plane crashed in northern Arizona on late Sunday afternoon, killing all four people on board and sparking a wildfire in Coconino National Forest, local authorities said on Monday. It was [...]

Small plane crash in Arizona kills 4, sparks wildfire

By Madison Iszler SEDONA, ARIZONA (BNO NEWS) -- A small plane crashed in northern Arizona on late Sunday afternoon, killing all four people on board and sparking a wildfire in Coconino National Forest, local authorities said on Monday. It was [...]

U.S.: SA-11 missile fired from separatist-held region downed Flight MH17

WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 was likely downed by an SA-11 surface-to-air missile that was fired from separatist-controlled territory in eastern Ukraine, the U.S. government said in an assessment made public on [...]