Couple missed Malaysia Airlines flight that crashed

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Couple missed Malaysia Airlines flight that crashed because of lack of seats….

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…

Malaysia says jetliner did not make distress call

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The Malaysia Airlines jetliner that went down in Ukraine did not make any distress call…

MH 17 passenger’s tragic last Facebook post

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Dutchman Cor Pan posted a photo of the doomed Malaysia Airline Fight 17 on Facebook before its departure…

Ukrainian official: Passenger plane shot down

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Malaysia Airlines flight from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur crashes in eastern Ukraine…

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

Obama: Downed jet in Ukraine a ‘terrible tragedy’

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Obama says the U.S. is working to determine whether any American citizens were on board…

Both sides in Ukraine deny shooting down plane

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Both the president of Ukraine and a separatist leader denied shooting anything down Thursday…

Moscow subway derails: 21 dead, 136 hurt

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A subway train derailed Tuesday deep below Moscow streets, at least 21 people were killed…

Argentine World Cup celebration marred by violence

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Riot police used tear gas to disperse a group of vandals who disturbed a World Cup rally in Argentina…

Ghanaian soccer fans seek asylum in Brazil

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Hundreds of Ghanaians who entered Brazil as tourists to watch World Cup games have asked for asylum, police in southern Brazil said Thursday…

Argentine reporter killed while covering WCup in Brazil

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Brazilian officials say an Argentine reporter covering the World Cup has been killed in a car accident caused when a vehicle…

Jet disaster averted in Barcelona near-miss

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A passenger jetliner preparing to leave Barcelona’s El Prat airport taxied across a runway where another was about to land…

Fabien Cousteau ends mission at undersea lab

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Fabien Cousteau says his 31-day underwater living experiment in the Florida Keys was a monumental success that used tools…

Brazilian boy can’t say his name – it’s too long

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A Brazilian boy is named after four French football players and the current Brazil manager…

Video of Japanese politician weeping goes viral

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A video clip of a weeping Japanese politician accused of dubious spending on trips to a hot springs has gone viral…

US warns of terror threat against Uganda airport

The U.S. Embassy in Uganda warned that an terrorist group may attack the country’s only international airport…

Search for missing Malaysian plane shifts south

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Australia announced on Thursday a new search area for the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370….

North Korea’s take on new US movie: “Act of War”

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North Korea is warning that the release of a new American comedy about a plot to assassinate leader Kim Jong Un would be an “act of war.”…

UK media: MH370 Pilot Zaharie Shah named‘chief suspect’

UK media Sunday Times revealed that MH370 Pilot Zaharie Shah named as ‘chief suspect’….

Iran arrests 3 over World Cup video

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Iran police have arrested three people who appeared in an online video in support of the country’s World Cup football team…

Rare Albino humpback whale in Australia

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A rare albino whale resurfaced off the eastern coast of Australia this week…

Japan World Cup fans clean stadium

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Several unofficial World cup accounts tweeted pics of Japanese fans apparently cleaning up after the match…

US seizes Benghazi suspect in deadly Libya attack

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U.S. special forces seized a “key leader” of the deadly Benghazi, Libya, attack…

Police clash with anti-World Cup protesters

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Armed police stopped a group of protesters from marching on Fortaleza’s football stadium on Tuesday…

AP Exclusive: Picasso painting reveals hidden man

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Curators and scientists are revealing they’ve found a hidden painting beneath the surface of one of Pablo Picasso’s earliest…

Queen welcomes Chinese premier at Windsor Castle

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Chinese premier Li Keqiang began his visit to Britain with a meeting with Queen Elizabeth II at Windsor Castle…

Could ISIS terror group target US?

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U.S. officials say jihadists with American passports could make it easier for terrorists to attack the US…

Militants post photos of mass killing in Iraq

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The Islamic militants posted graphic photos that appeared to show their gunmen massacring Iraqi soldiers…