UPDATE: Nepal quake: thousands dead, history crumbles, Everest shaken

May God give strength and comfort to those in this earthquake.

ABANDONED BY WHITE HOUSE, AMERICANS DESCRIBE TENSE ESCAPES FROM YEMEN

The “Escape From Yemen” story has become a tense subgenre of international journalism, as Americans left to fend for themselves by the Obama Administration seek flights to safety on foreign ships and planes. The spectacle of desperate Americans frantically looking for berths on Indian and Russian ships, while Team Obama spreads its hands and looks helpless, will not soon be forgotten.

Bombshell Report: New Islamic State ‘Camp’ Discovered At U.S./Mexico Border

Just eight miles from the U.S. border, the Islamic State is operating a “camp” near Ciudad Juarez in the Mexican state of Chihuahua, according to a bombshell Judicial Watch report.

US, Cuban presidents expected to meet Saturday in Panama

Not since the height of the Cold War have the presidents of the United States and Cuba met face to face...

Kenyan warplanes attack suspected militant positions

Kenya launched air strikes against Islamic militants in Somalia following an extremist attack on a Kenyan college that killed 148 people, a military spokesman said Monday.

PM Netanyahu: Such a deal would not block Iran’s path to the bomb. ...

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu sent a very blunt message to President Barack Obama Thursday following the announcement of a tentative deal with Iran aimed at curbing the Islamic Republic’s nuclear program.

Iran Accuses U.S. of Lying About New Nuke Agreement

Says White House misleading Congress, American people with fact sheet

PROSECUTORS: LUBITZ PROBED SUICIDE METHODS, COCKPIT SECURITY – CELL PHONES FOUND AT CRASH SITE

German prosecutors say the co-pilot of Germanwings Flight 9525 appears to have researched suicide methods and cockpit door security in the days before the plane crashed last week.

Father of Air Crash Victim: ‘Bible Teaches’ ‘Loved Ones Will Return From the Dead’

The father of an American man killed in the Germanwings plane crash in the French Alps said he believes what the Bible teaches, that “our loved ones will return from the dead, be resurrected” when God’s kingdom comes, and they will all be together “forever” in paradise, and he added that this “hope, that comfort, is in these moments helping us tremendously.”

UPDATES ON GERMANWINGS CO-PILOT

Apparently, the co-pilot had some sort of depression/mental illness. Read more details as they emerge.