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3 hrs ago | KMIR 6

Australia's Houston: Calm face of Flight 370 hunt

He speaks with a calm, steady voice as he tackles question after question in an attempt to explain one of the biggest mysteries the modern world has ever known: What happened to Malaysia Airlines Flight 370? Angus Houston has become the global face of the massive monthlong search operation off Australia's west coast to find the missing Boeing 777, ... (more)

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777, World News, Malaysia, US Air Force

5 hrs ago | Tri-cityherald.com

Chinese relatives pray over lost Malaysian plane

Relatives of Chinese passengers on board the Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 pray at a hotel conference room in Beijing, China, Friday, April 18, 2014.

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Related Topix: World News, China, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777, Malaysia, US Navy, US News

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Stars and Stripes

Man convicted of selling US military knock-off batteries for carriers, subs

A former Southern California man who fled the U.S. to live on his yacht has been convicted of selling the U.S. military more than $2.6 million in cheap, knock-off batteries that were used in aircraft carriers and submarines.

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WOI-TV West Des Moines

Police search home of highway shooting suspect

As word spread of a spiraling fire at this Texas town's fertilizer plant, volunteers raced to protect families and elderly residents who lived nearby.

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Related Topix: Explosion, Education Etc., Prison, US Navy, University of Mississippi

National Public Radio

4th US Navy Official Charged In Bribery Scheme

A fourth member of the U.S. Navy has been charged with conspiracy to commit bribery in a multimillion-dollar scheme involving a Singapore-based defense contractor accused of providing cash, vacations, electronics and prostitutes in exchange for classified information.

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Hudson Hub-Times

Woman, teenager found dead in Lake Erie; 2 missing

The bodies of two of four missing boaters were recovered in western Lake Erie on Thursday, a day after the group left for an afternoon of fishing and sent pictures to relatives.

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Related Topix: US Coast Guard, US News

Detroit Free Press

Malaysia jet search: Underwater searches 'not easy ... but not impossible'

Like choosing the right golf club for distance and obstacles, communications equipment offers varying advantages and shortcomings when the mission is as difficult as finding Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 on the Indian Ocean floor.

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Related Topix: US News, US Air Force, Air Accidents

Examiner.com

Fort Drum Soldier Spc. Kerry M. G. Danyluk dies of combat injuries

Just moments ago, the Pentagon announced the combat death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan.

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Related Topix: Fort Drum, US Army, Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Cuero, TX

Times Herald

Feds urged better ferry safety before S. Korea disaster

WASHINGTON a?? Even before the South Korea ferry disaster Wednesday, maritime accidents were a major concern for U.S. safety advocates.

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Related Topix: Boat Disaster, Block Island, RI, US Coast Guard, US News

ABC News

Possible Explosive Prompts Evacuations in Calif.

Hundreds of homes and businesses in the Central California town of Solvang have been evacuated following discovery of a potentially explosive device.

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Related Topix: Solvang, CA, Santa Barbara County, CA, Vandenberg Air Force Base, US Air Force

Wed Apr 16, 2014

CBS Local

Family of Navy Yard Shooting Victim Files Suit

Police conduct an investigation into a shooting at the Navy Yard in Washington, D.C., on Sept.

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Related Topix: US Navy, Washington Navy Yard, Tampa, FL, Hillsborough County, FL

The Wichita Eagle

Shipping season opens in Marquette's Upper Harbor

The Mining Journal of Marquette reports the Kaye E. Barker and the Mesabi Miner arrived on Sunday, guided into port by ice-breakers Morro Bay and Katmai Bay.

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Related Topix: US Coast Guard, US News

KPLR-11

Rescuers face 'nightmarish' obstacles in South Korean shipwreck

It began as a routine ocean passage on calm seas. Passengers bound for a resort island were just stirring, some eating breakfast.

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Related Topix: South Korea, World News, Asia, Boat Disaster, Education Etc., US Coast Guard, US News

KVIA-TV El Paso

'Nightmarish' obstacles in Korea ocean rescue

It began as a routine ocean passage on calm seas. Passengers bound for a resort island were just stirring, some eating breakfast.

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Related Topix: Boat Disaster, South Korea, World News, Asia, Education Etc., US Navy, US News

WTOP-FM Washington

Sub makes 2nd dive to search for Malaysian plane

In a Monday, April 14, 2014 photo provided by the U.S. Navy, operators aboard the Australian defense vessel Ocean Shield move the U.S. Navy's Bluefin-21 autonomous underwater vehicle into position for deployment to search for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.

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Related Topix: US Navy, US News, Australia, Asia Travel, Travel, Beijing, China Travel, China Travel, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing 777

Nanaimo Daily News

Jordanian army says kingdom's air force strikes cars on the border with Syria

Jordan's army says the country's air force has attacked cars that were at the kingdom's border with neighbouring Syria.

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Related Topix: Syria, World News, Middle East, US Air Force, Activism

ABC News

UK Lawmakers Slam Lax Security in Taliban Attack

British lawmakers said Wednesday that U.K. commanders' complacency and inadequate security were partly to blame for the failure to stop a Taliban attack on a U.S-British base in Afghanistan that killed two U.S. Marines.

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Related Topix: Asia, Afghanistan, World News, US Marine Corps, Prince Harry

WISN-TV

3 dead, many missing in sinking S Korean ship

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Related Topix: Education Etc., South Korea, World News, US Navy, US News

Tri-cityherald.com

FBI leak probe shuts down 9/11 case at Guantanamo

In this pool photo of a Pentagon-approved sketch by court artist Janet Hamlin, defendant Ramzi Binalshibh, center, attends his pretrial hearing along with other defendants at the Guantanamo Bay U.S. Naval Base in Cuba, Monday, April 14, 2014.

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Related Topix: US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, Cuba, World News, US News, Camp Delta, US Navy

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Keesler plans more moves in metro Jackson market

Both entities are among Mississippi's earliest credit unions. The Transportation Department began its operation in 1941 and Keesler in 1947.

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Related Topix: Keesler Air Force Base, US Air Force, Biloxi, MS

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