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Underwater drone to investigate sonar contacts in MH370 hunt
FILE - In this March 22, 2014 file photo, flight officer Rayan Gharazeddine scans the water in the southern Indian Ocean off Australia from a Royal Australian Air Force AP-3C Orion during a search for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370. A ship involved with the deep-sea sonar search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 is being fitted with equipment to examine several sonar contacts of interest on the remote seabed west of Australia, the Australian Transport Safety Bureau said on Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016. (AP Photo/Rob Griffith, File)

Updated: 5:23 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016

A ship involved with the deep-sea sonar search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 is being fitted with a drone that will examine several sonar contacts of interest on the remote seabed west of Australia, officials said Wednesday. None of the sonar contacts exhibit the characteristics of a typical aircraft ...
7 things to know now: Hurricane Matthew; 'Birth of a Nation;' Bill Cosby
This GOES East satellite image posted at 5:12 p.m. and provided by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), shows Hurricane Matthew moving northwest along the east coast of Florida, Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016. Leaving more than 100 dead in its wake across the Caribbean, Hurricane Matthew steamed toward heavily populated Florida with terrifying winds of 140 mph Thursday, and 2 million people across the Southeast were warned to flee inland.  (NOAA via AP)

Updated: 6:43 a.m. Friday, Oct. 7, 2016

Here's a roundup of news trending across the nation and world today. What to know now:  1. Hurricane Matthew: Hurricane Matthew is moving up the east coast of Florida, but, so far, he's staying offshore. The storm is a Category 3, with sustained winds of 120 mph. More than 300,000 are ...
10 Things to Know for Today
Lailoni Kent, 8, of Lake Worth, screams when the pull of the wave was stronger than she thought while playing on the beach and getting photos with her family on Lantana Beach while Hurricane Matthew created big waves, Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016, in Lantana, Fla. (Greg Lovett / The Palm Beach Post via AP)

Updated: 6:01 a.m. Friday, Oct. 7, 2016

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. HURRICANE MATTHEW PUMMELS FLORIDA The storm, packing 120 mph winds and torrential rains, moves up shoreline in what's expected to be a ruinous, dayslong battering of the Southeast coast. 2. HAITI BRACES ...
Burned debris may be from Malaysia Airlines flight MH370
Malaysia Airline passenger jets are shown parked on the tarmac at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport on March 8, 2014 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing carrying 239 onboard was reported missing after the crew failed to check in as scheduled while flying over the sea between Malaysia and Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam, according to published reports. (Photo by How Foo Yeen/Getty Images)

2:17 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2016

A man who's found several pieces believed to be from Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 now says he's found pieces with burn marks. Debris hunter Blaine Gibson recently found five new pieces that allegedly belong to the plane, which mysteriously veered thousands of miles off course and crashed in the Indian Ocean in ...
What will the iPhone 7 have? Here are a few rumors
CUPERTINO, CA - MARCH 21: An attendee inpsects the new iPhone SE during an Apple special event at the Apple headquarters on March 21, 2016 in Cupertino, California. Apple announced the iPhone SE and a 9.7' version of the iPad Pro. Rumors are swirling that Apple may launch a new iPhone in September.(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Updated: 12:19 p.m. Friday, Aug. 5, 2016

With the upcoming release of Apple’s next version of the iPhone in September, rumors are swirling about what the newest device will feature. One rumor which has been hanging around since the first of the year is that the new smartphone – iPhone 7, probably – will have wireless earbuds, ...
7 things to know now: Olympics begin; father charged in twins deaths; Facebook vs. clickbait

Updated: 6:16 a.m. Friday, Aug. 5, 2016

Here's a roundup of news trending across the nation and world today. What to know now:  1. Not ransom: In a press conference Thursday, President Barack Obama strongly denied that a $400 million cash payment made to Iran in January was ransom in exchange for the release of four Americans ...
Evidence suggests MH370 was intentionally flown into ocean

4:19 p.m. Monday, Aug. 1, 2016

Data recovered from a home flight simulator owned by the captain of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 showed that it was used to plot a course to the southern Indian Ocean, where the missing jet is believed to have crashed. New York Magazine reported last week that an FBI analysis of ...
Possible personal effects from MH370 found
IN FLIGHT - APRIL 11: Co-pilot and Squadron Leader Brett McKenzie of the Royal New Zealand Airforce (RNZAF) P-3K2-Orion aircraft, helps to look for objects during the search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 in flight over the Indian Ocean on April 13, 2014 off the coast of Perth, Australia. Search and rescue officials in Australia are confident they know the approximate position of the black box recorders from missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said on Friday. At the same time, however, the head of the agency coordinating the search said that the latest "ping" signal, which was captured by a listening device buoy on Thursday, was not related to the plane.  (Photo by Greg Wood - Pool/Getty Images)

12:01 p.m. Monday, June 20, 2016

A debris hunter has found personal items including a small backpack, purse, laptops and cell phones presumably from passengers aboard doomed Malaysia Airlines Flight MH 370 in the waters off Madagascar. Blaine Gibson, an American attorney and adventurer, found about 15-20 personal items between June 7-16 on the island of ...
More possible MH370 debris washes ashore in Madagascar

12:42 p.m. Friday, June 10, 2016

Three pieces of plane debris found off the coast of Madagascar and Australia will be analyzed to see if they belong to missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH 370. The debris was found by Blaine Gibson, an American attorney and adventurer, on the island of Nosy Boraha, near Madagascar, according to ...
7 things to know now: Zimmerman to sell gun; fire was no accident; Hyperloop

Updated: 5:56 a.m. Thursday, May 12, 2016

Here's a roundup of news trending across the nation and world today. What to know now: 1. Zimmerman selling gun: George Zimmerman, the man  who shot and killed 17-year-old Trayvon Martin as the two scuffled in a Sanford, Fla., neighborhood four years ago, is auctioning off the  gun he used ...
Debris 'almost certainly' from missing Malaysia flight 370

8:13 p.m. Tuesday, April 19, 2016

 Two pieces of debris found in the western Indian Ocean “almost certainly” came from the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 that disappeared two years ago, investigators with the Australian Transport Safety Bureau said Tuesday.Investigators found the pieces about 135 miles apart on the coast of Mozambique, thousands of miles from the suspected crash ...

Ask the Captain: Will the mystery of MH370 ever be solved?

5:48 p.m. Sunday, March 13, 2016

Q: When Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 disappeared, there was general disbelief that a commercial airliner lacked a universal tracking device. Since that time, has there been any substantial implementation of such devices, or could the same result occur today? — Submitted by reader Scott Smouse, Bellevue, Wash.A: I realized that ...

Mystery still unsolved two years after Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 vanished

1:40 p.m. Saturday, March 5, 2016

The discovery this week of the tail piece of a plane reignited worldwide interest into the mysterious disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, but for distraught relatives of the 239 people who vanished March 8, 2014, the piece may not be enough to solve the puzzle.The $133 million underwater search that has stretched for two ...

7 things to know now: McClendon dead after indictment; immunity in Clinton email investigation; 'Ghostbusters'
Ex-Chesapeake Energy Corp. CEO Aubrey McClendon, left, died in a car crash on Wednesday, March 2, 2016, less than 24 hours after he was indicted on conspiracy charges.

Updated: 5:50 a.m. Thursday, March 3, 2016

Here's a roundup of news trending across the nation and world today. What to know now: 1. Trump’s plan: Businessman Donald Trump made public his plan to reform healthcare should he be elected president in November. Trump, who has campaigned on a promise that he would “repeal and replace Obamacare,” ...
7 things to know now: Trump vs. Kelly; Super Bowl matchup

Updated: 9:34 a.m. Monday, Jan. 25, 2016

Here's a roundup of news trending across the nation and world today. What to know now: 1. Winter storm: The storm is over, now the clean-up starts as portions of the country begin to dig out from 30-plus inches of snow over the weekend. Government offices in Washington D.C. will ...
7 things to know now: Suspects named in shootings; British airstrikes; Flight 370
A couple embraces following a shooting that killed multiple people at a social services facility, Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015, in San Bernardino, Calif. (David Bauman/The Press-Enterprise via AP)

Updated: 6:35 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 3, 2015

Here's a roundup of news trending across the nation and world today. What to know now:  1. California shootings: Authorities are trying to find out what triggered a man and a woman to kill 14 people and wound 17 at a Southern California social services center.  Dressed in “assault-style clothing,” ...
Experts determine that debris is from missing MH370

Updated: 2:37 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2015

After more than a year of waiting the first piece of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 has been found.  Experts have confirmed that the debris found on Reunion Island last week was that of Malaysian Airlines flight 370 that went missing last year, Malaysia's prime minister said Wednesday. "It is with ...
Timeline of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370
A woman ties a message card for passengers aboard the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, at a shopping mall in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on April 5, 2014. Search teams racing against time to find the flight recorders from the missing Malaysia Airlines jet crisscrossed another patch of the Indian Ocean on Saturday, four weeks to the day after the airliner vanished.

Updated: 2:29 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2015

Officials have pieced together a chronology of events in the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. Here's a look at what investigators know so far. To advance the timeline, hover your mouse over the right side of each slide and click the arrow or, if you're on a mobile device, ...
The scoop on Monday, August 3: 5 things to know this morning
July, 31, 2105. 
In an unprecedented event in Georgia, Hispanic mother Claudia Jurado and her two children sought refuge in the Catholic Mission of Our Lady of the Americas Church in Lilburn. She was in the midst of being deported by Homeland Security, and sought refuge the same day she was meant to be sent back to El Salvador. Before entering the church, she removed the shackles that allowed the immigration security to monitor her. She fled El Salvador because of persecution by gangs.

5:00 a.m. Monday, Aug. 3, 2015

1. Mother facing deportation seeks sanctuary in Georgia Catholic mission Claudia Mariela Jurado of El Salvador was to be deported for illegally entering the U.S. She recently cut off the electronic monitoring bracelet attached by immigration authorities and fled to a Lilburn Catholic mission to seek sanctuary with her two ...
Reunion Island has a lot of debris; not all is from planes
ANKARA, TURKEY - JULY 30: Debris found on the island of Reunion east of Madagascar, appears to be part of Malaysia Airlines MH370 that disappeared in 2014. (Photo by Graphic: Ahmet Burak Ozkan/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)

Updated: 3:01 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 2, 2015

Officials on an Indian Ocean island are trying to figure out if another piece of wreckage that washed ashore belongs to Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. (Video via Linfo.Re) >>RELATED: New debris that washed up on Reunion Island not a plane part On Sunday, a piece of metal with a handle on it ...
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