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40 min ago | The Baltimore Sun
Venezuela's former military intelligence chief, accused of involvement in drug trafficking by the United States, was arrested on a Caribbean island while on diplomatic business, the South American country said in a sternly worded statement on Thursday.
4 hrs ago | KTRE-TV Lufkin
Two more military aircraft carrying remains of victims from the Malaysian plane disaster arrived in the Netherlands on Thursday, while Australian and Dutch diplomats joined to promote a plan for a U.N. team to secure the crash site which has been controlled by pro-Russian rebels.
4 hrs ago | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh
The shooting down of a commercial flight over Ukraine and a rocket strike near Israel's gateway international airport have made people keenly aware of the risks of flying through conflict zones.
9 hrs ago | Brandon Sun
The wreckage scene is compromised, key evidence may have disappeared altogether and political complexities could block an international court from hearing the case.
11 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun
All the toxic chemicals removed from Syria under a deal with the Syrian government to destroy its chemical weapons stockpile have been delivered to destruction facilities outside the country, the global chemical weapons watchdog said on Thursday.
In all, 298 passengers and crew -- among them dozens of children -- were killed when the packed Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 they were on crashed in eastern Ukraine last Thursday.
Andrei Anghel, 24, is pictured with his sister Lexi in a family photo. Anghel, a medical student, was among the 298 people killed when a Malaysia Airlines plane was downed over Ukraine.
Dutch intelligence services can receive bulk data that might have been obtained by the U.S. National Security Agency through mass data interception programs, even though collecting data that way is illegal for the Dutch services, the Hague District Court ruled Wednesday.
A convoy of funeral hearses carrying coffins containing the remains of victims of the downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, drives from the Eindhoven Airbase to Hilversum on July 23, 2014.
Dutch military men carry coffins containing the bodies of MH17 victims during a ceremony at Eindhoven Airbase after a Hercules transport plane landed from Ukraine.
July 23rd is a day of mourning in the Netherlands for the victims of the Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17 tragedy.
The parents of three West Australian children who were killed with their grandfather in the MH17 tragedy have released a statement addressed to "the Ukraine, the politicians, the media, our friends and family".
Wooden coffins were being brought out on the tarmac of a Ukrainian airport as the first plane carrying corpses recovered from the crash site of Malaysian flight MH17 readied to leave for the Netherlands.
The search for victims of the Malaysia Airlines crash in Ukraine must go on as only about 200 bodies appear to have been found so far, Dutch officials say.
The Dutch government has declared Wednesday a day of national mourning as the country prepares for the arrival of the first bodies of victims of the downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 .
The remains of the victims of last week's downing of a Malaysian airliner will begin to arrive in the Netherlands on Wednesday, but the intricate and harrowing process of giving names to the bodies could take weeks or months, Dutch officials said.
The victims aboard Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 came from around the world and held a wide range of hopes and dreams.
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 03:28 pm
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