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Russia warns of civil war if Ukraine uses force to quell eastern revolts

Russia warns of civil war if Ukraine uses force to quell eastern revolts

Russia's Foreign Ministry warned Kiev on Tuesday that any use of force in Ukraine's eastern region could lead to civil war, as Ukraine's government seeks to regain control after pro-Moscow uprisings in three cities.
Oscar Pistorius: I was more into Reeva Steenkamp than she was me

Oscar Pistorius: I was more into Reeva Steenkamp than she was me

Oscar Pistorius told the court at his trial Tuesday that he was "more into" the girlfriend he's accused of murdering, Reeva Steenkamp, than she was into him.
Malaysia Flight 370: New signal sounds 'just like' one from a plane's beacon

Malaysia Flight 370: New signal sounds 'just like' one from a plane's beacon

 Tuesday is Day 32 since Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 disappeared. One hundred and thirty-three search missions have been carried out so far but they have been fruitless.
Prince George's first royal tour: The kid's a natural

Prince George's first royal tour: The kid's a natural

He can't even walk yet but Prince George took a momentous step on Monday in what's set to be a lifetime of royal duties.
Oscar Pistorius opens defense with tearful apology to Steenkamp family

Oscar Pistorius opens defense with tearful apology to Steenkamp family

An emotional Oscar Pistorius apologized Monday to the family of Reeva Steenkamp, the girlfriend he killed on Valentine's Day last year, saying he woke up thinking of them and praying for them every day.
Russia trying to 'dismember' Ukraine through protests, Kiev says

Russia trying to 'dismember' Ukraine through protests, Kiev says

Pro-Russian protesters have seized state buildings in several east Ukrainian cities, prompting accusations from Kiev that Moscow is trying to "dismember" the country.
Titanic Fast Facts

Titanic Fast Facts

Here are some facts about the "unsinkable" R.M.S. Titanic. On April 10, 1912, it set sail on its maiden voyage from Southampton, England, to New York.
It's David Letterman's comedy world

It's David Letterman's comedy world

There was a time when there was nothing like David Letterman on television.
Michael Schumacher shows 'moments of consciousness and awakening'

Michael Schumacher shows 'moments of consciousness and awakening'

He has been in a medically induced coma for over three months, but former Formula One world champion Michael Schumacher has shown "moments of consciousness and awakening," his agent said Friday.
Report: Turkish court lifts total YouTube ban

Report: Turkish court lifts total YouTube ban

A court in Turkey's capital, Ankara, lifted a ban on the YouTube video sharing website Friday, the semiofficial Anadolu news agency reported.
Tick, tock: What happens after the Malaysian plane's crucial pinger dies?

Tick, tock: What happens after the Malaysian plane's crucial pinger dies?

The actual sound is mundane, like the ticking of a second hand on a loud wall clock.
Egyptian extremist group says it's behind Cairo blasts

Egyptian extremist group says it's behind Cairo blasts

A shadowy extremist group calling itself Soldiers of Egypt, or Agnad Masr, claimed responsibility Thursday for three blasts outside Cairo University that killed an Egyptian police brigadier general and injured five others.
NASA to end most activities with Russia

NASA to end most activities with Russia

NASA is suspending much of its work with Russia in light of its actions in Ukraine but said it will continue to collaborate with Russia's space agency on International Space Station operations.
The search for MH370: High-tech tools meet old-fashioned policing

The search for MH370: High-tech tools meet old-fashioned policing

The investigation into what may have happened to Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 is charging ahead on two fronts: new high-tech tools and old-fashioned police work.
Egypt: Blasts at Cairo University kill officer, wound 5

Egypt: Blasts at Cairo University kill officer, wound 5

An Egyptian police brigadier general was killed and five other people were injured Wednesday in what the Interior Ministry said was a twin bomb attack outside Cairo University.