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42 min ago | McClatchy

U.S. sales to Russia have only risen since sanctions imposed

U.S. Census Bureau foreign trade data show that exports rose 17 percent from March through May _ the most recent months for which the data is available _ compared with the previous three months, before sanctions were imposed.

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1 hr ago | BroadcastNewsroom

Customers Flying on Delta Receive More Free Entertainment than any Other Carrier

Delta introduces 'Delta Studio' and free entertainment from every seat on more than 1,000 aircraft worldwide beginning Aug. 1Entertainment offered through seat-back systems and in-flight strea... /PRNewswire/ -- Delta Air Lines today announced it will begin offering free entertainment options on all of its domestic aircraft and two-cabin regional ... (more)

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5 hrs ago | Business Journal

Boeing CEO: More robots will build planes in the future

A project to automate drilling and riveting on the Boeing 777 fuselage is just the beginning, Boeing CEO Jim McNerney said last week during a conference call with investors.

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9 hrs ago | Mashable

Police Team Abandons Attempt to Reach Ukraine Crash Site

An international police team abandoned its attempt to reach the crash site of a Malaysia Airlines plane for a second day running Monday as clashes raged in a town on the road to the area.

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14 hrs ago | International Business Times

Malaysia Airlines MH17: Multi-Million Pound Law Suit Looms Over Putin's Head, Assets At Risk

Russian President Vladimir Putin heads a meeting of the Security Council in Moscow's Kremlin July 22, 2014.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Boston.com

Troop movements foil deal over Malaysia jet crash site

Just hours after the Malaysian government reached an agreement with Ukrainian separatists Sunday over access to the crash site of a Malaysian airliner shot down in rebel territory, the Ukrainian military launched an operation to recapture the debris fields, again stalling international efforts to secure the site.

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Mirror.co.uk

MH17 crash: Alan Shearer writes letter to family of Newcastle fan killed in tragedy

From one Toon fan to another, Newcastle United legend Alan Shearer has written a personal letter to the family of MH17 crash victim Liam Sweeney.

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Canada.com

Vladimir Putin facing multi-million dollar lawsuit for aiding...

Vladimir Putin is facing a multi-million dollar legal action for his alleged role in the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine, The Sunday Telegraph can disclose.

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Yahoo!

Fighting intensifies near MH17 crash site

Ukrainian armed forces mounted a major onslaught against pro-Russian separatist fighters Sunday in an attempt to gain control over the area where a Malaysia Airlines plane was downed earlier this month.

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Mirror.co.uk

Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: Brother of Brit victim reveals family agony as they call for closure

The heartbroken wife and brother of Cameron Dalziel have still not got a death certificate, and await formal identification of their loved one The family of a British man killed on the doomed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 have been left "distraught" as they endure a "waiting game" ahead of the formal identification of his body.

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The Age

Fewer can do MH17 job: Malaysia

Malaysia believes far fewer investigators need to be deployed to the MH17 crash site than the 190 Australian Federal Police Prime Minister Tony Abbott's plans to send.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Chicago Tribune

Armed Australian force sent to secure Flight 17 crash site

More than a week after a missile destroyed a Malaysia Airlines plane carrying 298 over eastern Ukraine, the crash site in territory controlled by pro-Russia separatists remains unsecured.

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Windsor Beacon

Dutch: 1st victim identified from Flight 17

People watch as the convoy of hearses arrives at the Korporaal van Oudheusdenkazerne in Hilversum on July 26, 2014.

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Bellingham Herald

Salvage crews dismantle derailed airplane bodies

A crew from Pacific Steel and Recycling in Missoula worked Thursday morning amid cranes, trains, planes and rain to dismantle what was left of the six blue-green Boeing 737 bodies.

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Sunherald.com

MH17 victims' family: Airline lacking compassion

Harun Calehr, the uncle of victims Miguel and Shaka Panduwinata, said the family's frustration has grown as they felt they had to haggle for help from the airline in the days after the Boeing 777 was shot down over Ukraine on July 17. "You know, one would have hoped that there would have been more compassion, more understanding, and not such a ... (more)

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CNET News.com

The great Boeing metal-airplane shop

When most people think of Boeing commercial jet production, they likely think of Seattle, and the aviation giant's major facilities there.

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Sydney Morning Herald

MH17 and its aftermath will forever torment

Early on Thursday evening, I paused in a thicket near this farm village, still trying to wrap my head around the missile strike that shredded Malaysia Airways flight MH17 at an altitude of about 10,000 metres, raining broken bodies, crumpled baggage and jagged aircraft debris over miles of fields of ripened wheat and sunflower.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

New York Daily News

Russian newspaper seemingly blames Kremlin for downed Malaysia Airlines jet

The paper, Novaya Gazeta - which is partly owned by former Soviet Union President Mikhail Gorbachev - featured a front-page photograph of hearses transporting the bodies of Dutch citizens killed in the crash with the headline, 'Forgive us, Netherlands.'

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WLS-AM Chicago

United Jet Makes Emergency Landing After Reported Odor

A Boeing 777 operated by United Airlines made an emergency landing Friday due to a strange odor onboard, marking the second such incident this month.

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WHDH

Australia, Netherlands ready to secure crash site

A small group of Dutch and Australian investigators combed the sprawling, unsecured site where Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 went down, taking notes and photos as their governments prepared police detachments they hope can help protect the crash area and bring the last of the victims home.

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