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Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 mystery remains deep after six months

Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 mystery remains deep after six months

Six months ago, the story began as a puzzling news bulletin. A Malaysia Airlines passenger jet with 239 people on board had vanished from radar screens as it was flying from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing.
India's PM offers help to Pakistan as 'worst flooding in six decades' hits region

India's PM offers help to Pakistan as 'worst flooding in six decades' hits region

More than 250 people have been killed and thousands more stranded by flooding caused by intense monsoon-season rains across northern India and Pakistan over the past few days.
Palace: Catherine and William expecting 2nd child

Palace: Catherine and William expecting 2nd child

Another royal baby is on the way. Britain's Duke and the Duchess of Cambridge are expected to become parents for a second time, Buckingham Palace announced Monday.
Iran US plane lands

Iran US plane lands

(CNN) -- A charter airplane carrying military contractors, including Americans, took off early Saturday from Iran, hours after its pilots were ordered to land because the flight plan was out of date, a U.S.
Guinness goes blonde for U.S. market

Guinness goes blonde for U.S. market

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Fancy a pint of the not-so-dark stuff? Guinness, maker of the famed Irish stout often called "the dark stuff," is rolling out a new lager aimed at American beer drinkers.

Unresponsive plane crashes

A small private plane that stopped responding to radio calls during its planned flight from Rochester, New York to Naples, Florida has crashed off the coast of Jamaica.

Obama vows to destroy ISIS

President Obama vowed again Friday to "destroy" ISIS and began working to build an international coalition to accomplish that task.
7 deluxe reasons to visit Oman

7 deluxe reasons to visit Oman

 While the United Arab Emirates draws international visitors to its flashy five-star hotels and massive shopping malls, its neighbor to the east, Oman, has taken a slightly more subtle approach to developing its tourism industry.
Australia: Hard areas found in MH370 search zone unlikely to be man-made

Australia: Hard areas found in MH370 search zone unlikely to be man-made

The undersea mapping of the main search area for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 has found small parts of the ocean floor that are harder than the surrounding rock, but the objects detected are unlikely to be man-made, Australian authorities said
CNN exclusive: From Glasgow girl to 'bedroom radical' and ISIS bride

CNN exclusive: From Glasgow girl to 'bedroom radical' and ISIS bride

In November of last year, 19-year-old Aqsa Mahmood gave her father, Muzaffar, a long hug goodbye. He remembers, he says, because she looked especially beautiful.
EU considers new sanctions against Russia as Ukraine ceasefire talks loom

EU considers new sanctions against Russia as Ukraine ceasefire talks loom

European Union nations are considering new sanctions against Russia amid cautious optimism that a ceasefire will go into effect Friday in eastern Ukraine.

Showing off its crimes: How ISIS flaunts its brutality as propaganda

One video shows more than 100 prisoners paraded across the desert in their underwear, then lying face down as militants unleash a hailstorm of bullets into their bodies.
Oscar Pistorius trial: 9 things to know

Oscar Pistorius trial: 9 things to know

South African Olympian Oscar Pistorius is on trial for the murder of his girlfriend, model Reeva Steenkamp, at his Pretoria home last year.
Leaders hold pivotal NATO summit as threats of ISIS, Russian aggression loom

Leaders hold pivotal NATO summit as threats of ISIS, Russian aggression loom

NEWPORT, Wales (CNN) -- World leaders met Thursday for a "critical" NATO summit staged against the backdrop of the spread of brutal Islamist terror across Iraq and Syria and hundreds of deaths in a bloody struggle over Ukraine's f

ISIS executions heighten fears for Western hostages

With the beheading of a second American journalist, Steven Sotloff, militant group ISIS delivered another brutal message to the Western world.