Freed French hostages return amid ransom speculation


Four Frenchmen kidnapped in Niger three years ago have arrived back in Paris after being released. President Francois Hollande welcomed them home at a military airfield. The four were seized by al-Qaeda-linked gunmen in raids targeting French firms operating a uranium mine in September 2010. They…

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Bus inferno in southern India kills 45 people

HYDERABAD, India (AP) — A bus crashed into a highway barrier and burst into flames Wednesday in southern India, killing 45 passengers who were locked inside the cabin after the driver fled, officials said. The driver, a bus cleaner and five passengers managed to escape through a window in the […]