In a case of mistaken identity, a Nigerian man was taken off a plane at a British airport after being misidentified as a Muslim terrorist due to the name of a WhatsApp group he was texting.
By Michael Muskal and Christine Mai-Duc, Los Angeles Times Around the world Friday, friends and loved ones gathered to mourn the passengers and crew who lost their lives on Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, including a student from Indiana, a prominent AIDS researcher, teachers, tourists, and those just going home. President Barack Obama on Friday identified […]
By Henry Chu, Los Angeles Times LONDON — The Netherlands went into national mourning Friday over the scores of Dutch victims in the downing of Malaysian Airlines Flight 17, which took off from Amsterdam but never reached its destination. More than half of the 298 people who died were Dutch. The tally reached 173 on […]
Washington (AFP) – In a new embarrassment for the U.S. Secret Service, three agents were sent home from Amsterdam for drunkeness, after one was found passed out in a hotel hallway. The agents were in The Netherlands ahead of U.S. President Barack Obama’s trip there this week as part of the elite unit tasked with […]