A spokesman for Germany’s Federal Aviation Office said Friday that Andreas Lubitz, co-pilot of Germanwings Flight 9525, had a medical condition that was noted in his pilot’s medical certificate.
A French pilots' union is filing a lawsuit because information about the plane's last moments were released to the media before they were made known to prosecutors.
Sen. Reid had previously insisted that he would seek reelection for his Nevada seat, which he has held since 1987. But in December he suffered an injury while exercising.
Congress must find a way to finance government, raise the debt ceiling and fund transportation needs.
Egypt has announced that a ground invasion of Yemen is forthcoming, and over 150,000 Saudi troops have reportedly been mobilized.
The Iranian president spoke to European and Russian leaders ahead of a March 31 deadline to finalize a draft nuclear agreement.
Earlier, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry had said that negotiations with Bashar Assad's regime may be needed to resolve the Syrian conflict.