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Flight 370: With search suspended, a cold-case file awaits
FILE - In this March 6, 2016, file photo, well wishes are written on a wall of hope during a remembrance event for the ill fated Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. With the Friday, July 22, 2016, announcement that the meticulous ocean search operations for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 would be suspended, the epic arc of one of this decade's most vexing unanswered questions is headed toward becoming, in effect, a cold case. (AP Photo/Joshua Paul, File)

Updated: 4:43 a.m. Tuesday, July 26, 2016

For two years and more, it has been a lost ship, a metal container carrying 239 souls that simply disappeared one late Asian night never to be seen again. And now, the search for the remains of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 likely will become a thing of memory, too. With ...
MH370 mystery spurred efforts to improve aircraft tracking

Updated: 7:15 a.m. Friday, July 22, 2016

As investigators prepare to wind down the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 search after more than two fruitless years, the airline industry is still working to raise safety standards to prevent another plane from going missing. The disappearance of the Boeing 777-200, which went missing March 8, 2014 with 239 people ...
Search for Flight 370 will be suspended, possibly forever
From left to right; Australia's Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Darren Chester, Malaysia's Minister of Transport Liow Tiong Lai and China's Minister of Transport from the People's Republic Yang Chuantang speak on the Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 during a join press conference in Putrajaya, Malaysia, Friday, July 22, 2016. Malaysia, Australia and China decided suspend underwater search for Flight MH 370. (AP Photo/Vincent Thian)

Updated: 6:24 a.m. Friday, July 22, 2016

The more than two-year-long hunt for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 will be suspended once the current search area in the Indian Ocean has been completely scoured, the three countries conducting the operation announced Friday, possibly ending all hopes of solving aviation's greatest mystery. Some families of the lost plane's 239 ...
10 Things to Know for Today
during the final day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Thursday, July 21, 2016. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

Updated: 6:10 a.m. Friday, July 22, 2016

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. ROCKY GOP CONVENTION ENDS ON HIGH NOTE WITH SPEECHES FROM TRUMP AND DAUGHTER Hillary Clinton is now set to snatch the attention from Republicans by naming her running mate, with Virginia Sen. ...
Officials to decide whether to extend search for Flight 370
FILE - In this March 22, 2014 file photo, flight officer Rayan Gharazeddine on board a Royal Australian Air Force AP-3C Orion, searches for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 in southern Indian Ocean, Australia.  The oceanographer who led American adventurer Blaine Gibson to Madagascar where he found a potential debris field from the missing Malaysia Airlines jet says drift modeling suggests that Flight 370 could have crashed north of the current search area. The comments comes after Gibson on Tuesday, July 19, 2016, handed Malaysian authorities in Kuala Lumpur pieces of debris and personal belongings found on Madagascar beaches in June, which he suspects came from the jet that vanished with 239 people on board in 2014. (AP Photo/Rob Griffith, File)

Updated: 10:05 p.m. Thursday, July 21, 2016

Officials from Malaysia, Australia and China will decide Friday whether to extend an underwater search for Flight 370 amid renewed appeals by families of those aboard the Malaysia Airlines jet to not give up the hunt more than two years after the plane vanished. Malaysian Transport Minister Liow Tiong Lai ...
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

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 ...
Official: New debris that washed up on Reunion Island not a plane part
Police and gendarmes carry a piece of debris from an unidentified aircraft found in the coastal area of Saint-Andre de la Reunion, in the east of the French Indian Ocean island of La Reunion, on July 29, 2015.  The two-metre-long debris, which appears to be a piece of a wing, was found by employees of an association cleaning the area and handed over to the air transport brigade of the French gendarmerie (BGTA), who have opened an investigation. An air safety expert did not exclude it could be a part of the Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, which went missing in the Indian Ocean on March 8, 2014. (Photo: YANNICK PITOU/AFP/Getty Images)

Updated: 8:37 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 2, 2015

A new piece of debris that washed up on Reunion Island is a "domestic ladder," not a piece of a plane, The Associated Press reported Sunday. Sky News and the BBC previously reported that officials had found an object that was possibly a plane door.  "I read all over media it (the new ...
Mystery of MH370 could be solved as early as tomorrow
A relative of a passenger aboard Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 cries into her cellphone at the Beijing Capital International Airport on March 8, 2014. 

Updated: 11:04 a.m. Friday, July 31, 2015

After more than a year of waiting, the world may soon know the final resting place of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, which disappeared from radar on March 8, 2014 with 239 people on board. A piece of airplane debris discovered this week on the French island of Reunion was to ...
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