September 3, 2015

Elyria
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Amid conflicting signals, French widen search for MH370 debris

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — A French search plane lifted off on Friday for a birds-eye view of Reunion Island, seeking any more potential debris from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. France announced it would bolster efforts to search for more debris from the plane missing for 16 months, after the discovery of a wing fragment that Read More…

Mixed messages on airline wreckage frustrate Flight 370 families

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Malaysia’s transport minister said Thursday that a maintenance seal and other details prove that a wing part found on an Indian Ocean island belongs to missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, a claim the prime minister made hours earlier but that other countries involved in the investigation have shied from making. Transport Read More…

Tracking debris that washed ashore back to MH370 might be impossible

WELLINGTON, New Zealand — If it’s confirmed that a wing fragment found on a remote island in the Indian Ocean is from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, lost more than 500 days ago, could scientists use their knowledge of ocean currents to trace back its path and pinpoint the bulk of the wreck? Australian oceanographer David Read More…

At long last, has Flight 370 been found?

SYDNEY — A sea-crusted wing part washed up on an island in the western Indian Ocean may be the first trace of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 since it vanished nearly a year and a half ago, and a tragic but finally solid clue to one of aviation’s most perplexing and expensive mysteries. Air safety investigators Read More…

Veterans from all branches come together for reunion at Black River Landing

Veterans Reunion

LORAIN — Algie Nelson’s reason for showing up at Saturday’s inaugural Lorain County Welcome Home All Veterans Reunion was simple. “Camaraderie,” Nelson answered emphatically with a big smile. A Marine combat infantry veteran of Operation Desert Storm and the current Afghanistan war, Nelson returned to his native Elyria after retirement as a Norfolk, Va., police Read More…