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Mark Memmott

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More Theories But Still No Sign Of Missing Malaysian Jet

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

As the search for Flight 370 and the 239 people on board continues, investigators are pursing many possibilities. One question: Was the crew overcome by smoke?

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West Is Ruled 'By The Gun,' Putin Says As He Annexes Crimea

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

The Russian leader has approved legislation to draw that part of Ukraine into the Russian Federation — over the objections of the new leaders in Kiev and despite Western sanctions.

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GM Recalls 1.2 Million SUVs For Problem With Air Bags

Monday, March 17, 2014

This is separate from General Motors' recall of 1.6 million small cars for a problem with ignition switches. The company believes the recalls will trim $300 million from profits this quarter.

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VIDEO: News Anchors Dive For Cover As Quake Shakes L.A.

Monday, March 17, 2014

When the 4.4-magnitude temblor struck Monday morning, KTLA-TV anchors Chris Schauble and Megan Henderson were live on the air. They did what the experts recommend: "Drop, cover and hold on."

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Paris Ends 'Odd Or Even' Limit On Cars After One Day

Monday, March 17, 2014

'Impair Ou Pair?' To combat smog, officials restricted car use Monday. For the most part, only cars with odd-numbered license plates could be on the streets. The rule will end after today.

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Top Stories: Sanctions Follow Crimea Vote; SEALs Board Hijacked Tanker

Monday, March 17, 2014

Also: Army general agrees to plea deal in sexual assault case; winter storm wallops the mid-Atlantic; mayors and Guinness pull out of St. Patrick's Day parades because of bans on gay marchers.

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Last Words From Cockpit May Be Clue To Jet's Disappearance

Monday, March 17, 2014

There's still no sign of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, which went missing on March 8. Was the informal "good night" from the jet a sign it had been taken over or that the crew is involved?

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Russia Recognizes Independent Crimea; U.S. And EU 'Stand Firm' With Ukraine

Monday, March 17, 2014

President Obama says the U.S. will not recognize Crimea's moves to split from Ukraine. In Moscow, President Vladimir Putin signs an order recognizing Crimea as an independent state.

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Two Weeks After Waking Up In Body Bag, Man Dies

Friday, March 14, 2014

Walter Williams, 78, was declared dead in February. The news about how he started to move while on an embalming table in Mississippi went viral. Now, authorities say they're sure he really has died.

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Top Stories: Search For Malaysian Flight Continues; U.S.-Russia Meet On Ukraine

Friday, March 14, 2014

Also: The Senate reaches a compromise on extending long-term jobless benefits; the suspect in the deadly SXSW hit-and-run was set to perform at the festival.

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No Breakthrough In Talks About Ukraine

Friday, March 14, 2014

Crimeans vote Sunday on whether to split from Ukraine. The U.S. and its allies vow to penalize Russia if it continues to intervene. Secretary of State Kerry met with his Russian counterpart Friday.

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Missing Jet Reportedly Kept Sending Signals For 5 1/2 Hours

Friday, March 14, 2014

A source familiar with the investigation says a satellite system was getting pings from the plane long after its last reported contact with controllers. The jet and 239 people disappeared a week ago.

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As Vote In Crimea Nears, Kerry Has Words Of Warning For Russia

Thursday, March 13, 2014

The crisis in Ukraine continues. On Sunday, there's a referendum in Crimea about whether to split from Ukraine and join the Russian Federation.

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Small-Scale Attacks Could Bring Down U.S. Power Grid, Report Says

Thursday, March 13, 2014

Last year, snipers nearly knocked out an electric substation in California. If just nine such facilities were put out of commission, the entire grid could go down for months, federal regulators warn.

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Weekly Jobless Claims Touch 3-Month Low

Thursday, March 13, 2014

There were 315,000 new applications for unemployment insurance filed last week, down 9,000 from the week before. It's the latest sign that the labor market is gaining some strength.

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Top Stories: Still No Sign Of Missing Jet; Merkel Presses Putin To Back Down

Thursday, March 13, 2014

Also: At least seven people died at site of Harlem explosion; two people were killed in Austin when a car plowed into SXSW crowd; and the Oscar Pistorius murder trial continues.

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Death Toll From NYC Explosion Stands At 8, May Go Higher

Thursday, March 13, 2014

Two buildings in Harlem were leveled. Authorities say there were reports of a gas leak shortly before Wednesday's explosion and fire. Along with the deaths, there were dozens of injuries.

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'Bodies Went Flying' As Car Tore Through Crowd At SXSW

Thursday, March 13, 2014

Two people were killed and at least 23 more were injured early Thursday when a vehicle sped through one of Austin's crowded streets. Police say the man behind the wheel fled a drunken-driving stop.

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Officials Dispute Report That Malaysian Jet Kept Flying For Hours

Thursday, March 13, 2014

U.S. investigators tell The Wall Street Journal that equipment aboard the missing plane was transmitting for four hours after it is thought to have vanished. Malaysian officials say that's not true.

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Why Did The Possibly Pregnant Shark Cross The Atlantic?

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Probably not just to get to the other side. Thanks to a tracking device, researchers and anyone on the Web have watched as "Lydia" has gone where no great white shark has been tracked before.

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