| Mar 4, 2011
| 9:01 AM
MADRID, Spain -- The father of a San Diego college student who has not been seen since a night out with friends in Madrid last weekend says he is hopeful police will find his son.
San Diego State University student Austin Taylor Bice, 22, arrived in mid-...
| Mar 7, 2011
SAN DIEGO -- A private search team paid for by community donations is heading to Spain to help search for a San Diego State University exchange student who disappeared late last month.
Austin Bice, a college student studying at the Universidad Carlos III...
| Mar 7, 2011
The Bice family is hoping a local search and rescue team can help Madrid police in the search for their missing son.
"We do believe he's alive," said Pam Bice, mother of Austin Bice. "I have no doubt about that. I know he is alive."
San Diego State...
| Mar 7, 2011
Close to 150 people showed up a candle light vigil on the San Diego State University campus Monday night to honor Austin Bice. The Aztec senior went missing in Madrid, Spain on February 26, 2011 after a night out with friends. He's been studying abroad...
| Mar 15, 2011
| 11:36 AM
SAN DIEGO -- A 22-year-old San Diego State student apparently drowned in a river in Madrid, Spain, after a night out with friends will be remembered in Encinitas on Sunday.
A memorial service for Austin Bice is scheduled to begin at 1 p.m. Sunday at the...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 12:50 PM
The medical establishment generally regards placentas (afterbirth) as biohazardous waste, but to New York City placenta chef Jennifer Mayer, they are a nutrient-laden meat that can alleviate postpartum depression and aid in breast milk production (among...
| Dec 11, 2011
| 6:25 PM
Former Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega arrived Sunday evening in his home country, nearly 22 years after U.S. forces forcibly removed him from office.
The 77-year old was expected to head straight to prison to serve time for crimes committed during...
| Jun 11, 2011
| 11:46 AM
MADRID (AP) — Spanish airline Iberia says a man stripped naked on a flight bound for Germany carrying 110 passengers, causing the pilot to turn back to Madrid airport minutes after takeoff.
"The flight took off around 7:45 p.m. Thursday and not...
| Aug 24, 2008
MADRID, Spain - A Spanish airliner bound for the Canary Islands at the height of the vacation season crashed, burned and broke into pieces Wednesday while trying to take off from Madrid, killing 153 people on board, officials said.
There were only 19...
| Feb 1, 2009
Bolivia Three deaths from dengue hemorrhagic fever prompted officials to declare a health emergency in the provinces of Santa Cruz, Beni, Pando and Cochabamba, all in the hot, wet lowlands ideal for mosquitoes. The mosquito that transmits the disease...
| Aug 20, 2008
| 10:24 AM
A commercial airliner bound for the Canary Islands with at least 173 people aboard crashed during takeoff today at Madrid's ultramodern Barajas airport, exploding in flames and killing most people on board.
The Madrid regional government confirmed at...