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Did ocean device capture Flight MH370's end?

Did ocean device capture Flight MH370's end?

Was the sound of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370 striking the water captured by ocean devices used to listen for signs of nuclear blasts?
Ukraine's President-elect vows vengeance over helicopter attack

Ukraine's President-elect vows vengeance over helicopter attack

Ukraine's President-elect Petro Poroshenko has vowed to punish the "bandits" who shot down a military helicopter as the government's efforts to rein in pro-Russia separatists continue.
Roland Garros: France's forgotten WWI hero

Roland Garros: France's forgotten WWI hero

 You'll find his name and initials everywhere you go at the French Open -- the famous green and brick red logo stamped on everything from parasols and caps to towels and tennis balls.
1 missing after explosion sparks fire on oil tanker off Japanese coast

1 missing after explosion sparks fire on oil tanker off Japanese coast

An explosion on an oil tanker off the Japanese coast set off a huge fire Thursday and left the vessel's captain missing.
55 sentenced before 7,000 onlookers at terror 'show trial' in Chinese stadium

55 sentenced before 7,000 onlookers at terror 'show trial' in Chinese stadium

A Chinese court sentenced 55 people on terror charges before thousands of onlookers in a stadium in Xinjiang Province Wednesday, as part of a hardline response to a string of deadly attacks across the country.
Egypt: Polls suggest ex-military chief el-Sisi wins presidency in a landslide

Egypt: Polls suggest ex-military chief el-Sisi wins presidency in a landslide

Former Egyptian military chief Abdel Fattah el-Sisi is poised to win the country's presidential election in a landslide -- though the fairness of the vote has been questioned.
Ukrainian military helicopter shot down, 14 dead, acting president says

Ukrainian military helicopter shot down, 14 dead, acting president says

At least 14 people, including a general, were killed Thursday when a Ukrainian military helicopter was shot down by "terrorists" near Slovyansk, acting President Oleksandr Turchynov told parliament.
Gerry Adams Fast Facts

Gerry Adams Fast Facts

Here's a look at the life of Gerry Adams, president of Sinn Fein, the leading republican political party in Northern Ireland. Personal: Birth date: October 6, 1948 Birth place: Belfast, Northern Ireland
Where is South Korea's most wanted man?

Where is South Korea's most wanted man?

South Korea's most wanted man, who is believed to have ties to the company that operated the ill-fated Sewol ferry, has eluded arrest for weeks, leaving authorities red-faced for not finding the high-profile billionaire.
Navy official: Pings not thought to be from Flight 370's black boxes

Navy official: Pings not thought to be from Flight 370's black boxes

The four acoustic pings at the center of the search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 for the past seven weeks are no longer believed to have come from the plane's black boxes, a U.S. Navy official told CNN.
Kidnapped newborn found 'thanks to Facebook'

Kidnapped newborn found 'thanks to Facebook'

The woman wore a nurse's uniform when she walked into the maternity ward. She left the hospital driving away in a red car with a sign that said "Baby on Board."
Kidnapped newborn found 'thanks to Facebook'

Kidnapped newborn found 'thanks to Facebook'

The woman wore a nurse's uniform when she walked into the maternity ward. She left the hospital driving away in a red car with a sign that said "Baby on Board."
Camps dismantled after French police standoff with migrants in Calais

Camps dismantled after French police standoff with migrants in Calais

Police in northern France moved in Wednesday on makeshift migrant camps near the port of Calais, prompting a standoff with the defiant residents -- many of whom have fled conflicts in Syria, Sudan and Eritrea.
Nine of the world's most controversial foods

Nine of the world's most controversial foods

Exotic food is part of the global travel experience.
Underwater search for MH370 postponed for at least 2 months

Underwater search for MH370 postponed for at least 2 months

After two grueling months with no word from their loved ones, relatives of those on Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 will have to wait two more months before the search resumes underwater.