Bearfest kicks off Wednesday in Wrangell, adding drums and electric guitar. Members in addition to Grebe include Angela Oudean on fiddle (Oudean is a former member of Bearfoot Bluegrass), Nathan May on telecaster, Conor McManamin on electric bass, and Andy King on drums.Bearfest...
Wing part could help solve MH370 mystery

...Ocean currents would eventually bring it to the east coast of Africa, said aviation safety expert John Goglia, a former member of the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board. But the debris is unlikely to provide much help in tracing the...
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Former Auschwitz guard, 94, convicted as accessory to murder

...and impassioned detailing of the Lueneburg state court's ruling, renewed hope of more 11th-hour prosecutions of former members of the SS who served at death camps - no matter their age."This verdict was critical, because this is the first...
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Militants attack Egyptian troops

...forces team raided a Cairo apartment and killed nine fugitive members of the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood, including a former member of parliament, security officials said.The Brotherhood responded by calling for a rebellion against el-Sissi...
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Police station attack in Bosnia reignites tensions

...from Serbia in the late 1990s. The attackers declared they were forming an independent state in Macedonia, another former member of Yugoslavia.The two incidents illustrate how fragile peace really is in the Balkans after the 1991-95 war, which...
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MLB pumps up ball security after Tom Brady flap

...for each game.When they're taken to the field, an MLB authenticator follows them. That person is a current or former member of law enforcement hired by an outside company to document balls and other game-used items, often to be sold or...
Germanwings co-pilot practiced descents hours before crash

...possibility.""He was practicing to see how the airplane behaved," said John Goglia, an aviation safety expert and former member of the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board.Markus Wahl, spokesman of the German pilots' association...
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'Accountant of Auschwitz' set for trial

...Majdanek guards are also under investigation. The office is also re-examining cases from other camps, as well as former members of the einsatzgruppen mobile death squads, he said.Bohm finds the new focus "admirable," and felt obligated...
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State retirement benefits at stake 2010 or afterward when the former member seeking re-employment - not...ruled - because that's when the former member's right is taken away.He also...addresses current employees and a former member that lost their contributions...
Governor, Juneau delegation greet newcomers

...myself every day."Rep. Jim Colver, R-Hatcher Pass, owns a surveying company and has government experience as a former member of the Mat-Su Borough Assembly. He said he believes Alaska can get through tough financial times, and is inspired...
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