Most passengers on doomed airliner were Dutch

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The Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200 that was shot down over war-torn eastern Ukraine on Thursday…

US intel says Malaysian plane shot down by missile

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A U.S. official says that American intelligence authorities now believe a surface-to-air missile took down the Malaysian passenger plane…

49ers open new stadium in Santa Clara

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The San Francisco have opened their new stadium in Santa Clara with a ribbon-cutting ceremony complete…

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Passenger planes have been shot down…

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Malaysia flight crashes in Eastern Ukraine. Smoke rising behind the buildings…

Yahoo sex harassement accuser speaks out

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In an exclusive interview with CNNMoney’s Laurie Segall, Nan Shi details the alleged sexual harassment….

Dad’s heartbreaking request inspires huge response

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An Ohio father’s simple Internet request for a photo of his infant daughter without breathing tubes covering her…

US judge rules against California death penalty

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A federal judge in Los Angeles has ruled California’s death penalty unconstitutional….

Mother of 2 makes NFL cheerleading squad at age 40

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It was a lofty goal for a 40-year-old mother of two, but she reached it. Kriste Lewis of Hattiesburg, Mississippi…

BMW recalls 1.6M 3-Series cars for air bag problem

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BMW is expanding a recall of its most popular models to fix an air bag problem that is hitting much of the global auto industry…

California hiker with broken leg ate bugs to live

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A hiker who was stranded for six days with a broken leg in California’s Sierra Nevada says he survived by eating crickets…

Bill ensures emails, photos won’t die with you

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A group of influential lawyers says it has an answer to the question of what should happen ..

Maine lobster fishing season off to slow start

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The cold winter is still being felt in the waters off Maine, where the nation’s largest lobster fishery is off to a slow start….

Attorney: US prostitute had no reason to kill exec

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A high-priced prostitute accused of giving a Google executive a fatal dose of heroin aboard his yacht had no reason…

Chinese woman in trade secrets case seeks release

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The wife of a wealthy Chinese businessman wants the U.S. government to release her on bond to travel to China while she…

Home Depot now selling 3D printers

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Home Depot is taking its first major step into the 3D printer market….

Jailed Chinese pastor’s family escapes to US

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Three members of an imprisoned pastor’s family have sneaked out of China to the U.S. with the help of activists…

San Francisco transit workers ratify new contract

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Union officials say San Francisco transit workers have ratified a new contract a month after taking part in a sickout that stalled the city’s famed…

Investor wants ballot measure to split CA into six states

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A Silicon Valley venture capitalist is submitting signatures for a ballot initiative that calls for splitting California into six separate states….

Friends may share similarities in their DNA

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You may be more similar to your friends than you think: A study suggests that the DNA code tends to…

Giant African snails seized at Los Angeles airport

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Inspectors at Los Angeles International Airport seized an unusually slimy package ?67 live giant African snails…

Police: Taco Bell worker shoots customer with BB gun

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Police say a Taco Bell employee used a BB gun to shoot a customer who was enraged when no one came to…

Teen nabs selfie with Paul McCartney and Warren Buffett

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An Omaha teen nabbed himself a buzzworthy photo Sunday night…

Man claims kingdom so daughter can be princess

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A Virginia man says he has claimed a kingdom in Africa so his daughter can be a princess…

Forty Central American immigrants deported

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About 40 Central American immigrants detained briefly in New Mexico were deported Monday, officials said…

Eight accused of illegal World Cup betting in Vegas

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Federal authorities say eight people from Malaysia, China and Hong Kong are accused of operating…

Scolari out as Brazil coach after WCup failure

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The Brazilian football confederation says it won’t keep Luiz Felipe Scolari as Brazil’s head coach…

Samsung suspends China supplier over child labor

Samsung Electronics Co. said it has suspended business ties with a Chinese supplier that allegedly hired children…

Female Yahoo exexutive sued for sexual harrassment

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A female executive at Yahoo, sued for sexual harassment….

Ian Thorpe reveals he is gay in interview

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Five-time Olympic swimming gold medalist Ian Thorpe for the first time publicly confirmed that he is gay during a television interview on Sunday…