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2 hrs ago | ABC News

Delta Cancels All Israel Flights Over Missile Fear

Delta Air Lines is canceling all flights to Israel until further notice, citing reports that a rocket landed near Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion Airport.

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2 hrs ago | Click Orlando

Flight 17 passenger Quinn Schansman

The victims aboard Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 came from around the world and held a wide range of hopes and dreams.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777, Netherlands, World News, Travel, Netherlands Travel, Europe Travel, Malaysia,

4 hrs ago | Ananova

MH17: Families And Futures 'Ruined' By Crash

The girlfriend of one of the Britons killed when flight MH17 was shot down has spoken of the "happy memories" of their time together, adding: "I just wish there could be future ones too."

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Related Topix: Train Disaster, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777

8 hrs ago | Times Herald

Train carrying bodies from MH17 arrives in Kharkiv

Four refrigerated rail cars carrying the bodies of 282 of the 298 victims arived in the city of Kharkiv, controlled by the Ukrainian national government, en route to Amsterdam.

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Related Topix: Train Disaster, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777, World News, Malaysia,

Mon Jul 21, 2014

WBTV

US, UN work on Israel-Hamas cease-fire

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is hoping to get international support for a Mideast cease-fire.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777

The Star

Clashes between rival militias in Libya kill 47

Clashes between rival Libyan militias fighting for control of the capital's international airport killed 47 people over the last week, Libya's Health Ministry said, as violence in an eastern city killed five.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya, Commercial Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A330

The Age

Ukraine fighter jet 'near' plane before crash

Moscow: Russia said its flight records show a Ukrainian fighter jet was flying close to the Malaysian passenger airliner just before it crashed and that Kiev was operating radar stations used for missile systems.

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Related Topix: Sukhoi Su-25, Sukhoi Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777

SanLuisObispo.com

Fight 17 tragic end for family of 6 coming home

Afif was getting set to begin his university studies in architecture, and his father was preparing to move back to Malaysia with his wife and three of their children after working overseas for several years.

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Related Topix: World News, Malaysia, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777

InsideHalton.com

Ukraine workers say 21 bodies found at crash site

Another 21 bodies have been found in the sprawling fields of east Ukraine where Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was downed last week, killing all 298 people aboard.

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Related Topix: Train Disaster, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777, Vladimir Putin, Prison

The Daily Beast

Fact-Checking the Sunday ShowsBy PunditFact.com

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry appeared on all five major Sunday news shows making a strong case that Russian-backed Ukrainian separatists were responsible for the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, and that Russia is complicit in the separatists' actions.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Cincinnati.com

Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17: What we know today

Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17: What we know today Following the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 crash Thursday - which killed all 298 on board - questions still remain.

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Malaysia, Russia, Air Accidents, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777

Stuff.co.nz

MH17: Call for summit on 'outrageous' attack

The head of one of the world's largest airlines has called for an international meeting of carriers to agree a response to the downing of a Malaysian airliner, including a potential rethink of the threats posed by regional conflicts.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A300, Travel

WKXW-FM Trenton

Distraught Dutch mother: 'Send my children home'

A distraught, grieving mother summed up a swelling mood of despair and anguish in the Netherlands on Sunday at faltering efforts to repatriate the bodies of loved ones killed in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, appealing directly to Russian President Vladimir Putin to return the bodies of her son and his girlfriend.

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Related Topix: Associated Press, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777, World News, Malaysia, Netherlands,

Silicon Alley Insider

The Rebels Who Shot Down MH17 Are Tightly Controlled By Russia's Security Services

A pro-Russian separatist stands near a body at the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, near the settlement of Grabovo in the Donetsk region July 19, 2014.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777

KCCI-TV Des Moines

How rebels in Ukraine built up their arsenal

Under a blazing sun in early June, a group of pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine were digging amid pine woods near the town of Krazny Liman.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, Ilyushin Il-76, Ilyushin Aircraft, Military Aircraft

Suria

Anger grows towards Russia over MH17 crash

Outraged world leaders heaped pressure on Russia Sunday to press Moscow-backed rebels in eastern Ukraine to allow investigators proper access to the crash site of the Malaysian MH17 jet.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Europe, Ukraine, Prison, Vladimir Putin, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Forbes.com

HIV/Aids Experts Killed In MH17 Attack

The shooting down of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 was a blow to the global fight against Aids.

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NEWS.com.au

Malaysian PM's grandmother killed

FORGET Sydney-London, an airline has flown into controversy amid revelations it was planning to launch a whole new kind of "route".

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Related Topix: Indonesia, World News, Boeing Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing 777, Australia, Oceania, Vladimir Putin, Travel

Daily Reporter

Without radar, missile may not have identified jet

If Ukrainian rebels shot down the Malaysian jetliner, killing 298 people, it may have been because they didn't have the right systems in place to distinguish between military and civilian aircraft, experts said Saturday.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777, US Military, US Air Force, University of Notre Dame

News Times

Murphy meeting with Conn.

U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy is meeting with members of Connecticut's Ukrainian community to discuss this week's downing of a Malaysian jetliner, shot down over Ukraine.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Chris Murphy, New Haven, CT, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777

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