You choose, we deliver
If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette. Go to www.journalgazette.net/newsletter and pick the subjects you care most about. We'll deliver your customized daily news report at 3 a.m. Fort Wayne time, right to your email.

World

  • Japan earthquake causes injuries, collapses homes
    TOKYO – A strong earthquake late Saturday struck a mountainous area of central Japan that hosted the 1998 winter Olympics, knocking down at least 10 homes in a ski resort town and injuring several people, officials said.
  • Kerry says gaps remain in talks about Iran’s nukes
    VIENNA – U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry warned of “serious gaps” in talks about a nuclear deal with Iran, but as Monday’s deadline approached his German counterpart said Tehran and six world powers have
  • Mali: New Ebola case confirmed, 2 more suspected
    BAMAKO, Mali – Mali on Saturday confirmed a new case of Ebola and said two more suspected patients are being tested, raising concern about a further spread of the disease which has already killed at least five people in the country.
Advertisement
AP
Riot police use water cannons and teargas on Saturday to disperse people in Istanbul, Turkey, who were protesting the Soma mine accident.

18 detained in probe of Turkish mine disaster

ISTANBUL – A Turkish news report says 18 people, including company executives, have been detained as part of an investigation into the Turkish mining disaster that killed 301 people.

Turkey’s Dogan news agency said prosecutors are questioning five of those detained.

Government and mining officials have insisted that the disaster was not caused by negligence and the mine was inspected regularly.

Advertisement