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Mark Memmott

Mark Memmott appears in the following:

Top Stories: Malaysia Jet Remains Missing; Turkey's Leaders Split On Twitter Ban

Friday, March 21, 2014

Also: As Ukraine moves closer to EU, Putin signs law to annex Crimea; Mt. Gox says it found 200,000 Bitcoins; and a "day of upsets" in college basketball.

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Split Decisions: Ukraine Signs Up With EU, Russia Wraps Up Crimea

Friday, March 21, 2014

As the new government in Kiev was initialing a pact with the European Union on Friday, Russian President Vladimir Putin was signing legislation to complete the annexation of Crimea.

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Nothing So Far In Search For Debris From Malaysian Jet

Friday, March 21, 2014

The focus remains on an area of the Indian Ocean southwest of Perth, Australia. Teams are looking for objects seen floating in the ocean there in images taken by a satellite last weekend.

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Reds Pitcher Expected To Recover After Line Drive To Face

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Aroldis Chapman suffered fractures above his eye and nose, but only a mild concussion and no brain injury. The All-Star will have a plate inserted into his head and should return this season.

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Top Stories: Search For Missing Jet Narrows; Westboro Baptist Founder Dies

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Also: U.S. aims more sanctions at Russian officials; Army general gets no jail time in sexual misconduct case.

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Westboro Baptist Church Founder Fred Phelps Sr. Dies

Thursday, March 20, 2014

He led a tiny congregation in Topeka, Kan., that drew national attention for its protests at funerals of soldiers and celebrities. Phelps wanted to spread his views about homosexuality and abortion.

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U.S. To Impose Sanctions On More Russian Officials

Thursday, March 20, 2014

By choosing to intervene in Ukraine and annex Crimea, Russia has isolated itself and violated international law, President Obama says. The U.S. is seeking to penalize 20 additional people and a bank.

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Reprimand, $20K Fine, No Jail Time For General's Sexual Misconduct

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Sinclair had been accused of sexually assaulting a subordinate. He struck a deal to plead guilty to lesser charges. He was not demoted.

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Weekly Jobless Claims Stay Toward Lower End Of Recent Range

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Analysts say the latest data are a sign that job growth might be better than expected this month. Claims are running at roughly the same pace they set before the last recession.

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Ukrainian Troops' Departure From Crimea Isn't A Simple Matter

Thursday, March 20, 2014

While the new government in Kiev plans to withdraw its 25,000 troops from the region, the orders weren't immediately given. One issue: Can they take their weapons with them?

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Search For Missing Jet Focuses On Objects Seen Off Australia

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Satellite images of what might be debris from the jet are the first "credible lead" in the hunt for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, an official says. Follow the news as it comes in.

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Boeing 787 Dreamliner Is Safe, FAA Team Concludes

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

After a year-long review prompted by a battery fire and other problems, an FAA team has concluded that the jet meets its "intended safety level."

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Obama Picks Michigan State To Win Men's Basketball Title

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

"Tom Izzo is a great tournament coach," the nation's "first basketball fan" tells ESPN. It's the sixth time the president has shared his picks. So far, he's been right once.

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Air France Relatives Have Sad Bond With Malaysia Air Families

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

One group that knows about "days of utmost anxiety" reaches out to another. In 2009, Air France Flight 447 crashed in the Atlantic. Debris was found after 5 days. Bodies weren't recovered for 2 years.

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Top Stories: Crisis In Crimea; Search Continues For Missing Jet

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Also: Israel fired on military targets in Syria after bombings in Golan; Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen prepares for her first news conference; Toyota reportedly reaches $1.2 billion settlement.

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Toyota To Pay $1.2B To End Safety-Related Probe

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

The automaker recalled more than 10 million vehicles in 2009 and 2010 because of complaints about unintended acceleration. But prosecutors say it misled the public and tried to cover up the problem.

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Ukraine Says It's Preparing A Plan To Withdraw From Crimea

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Russia has moved to take Crimea from Ukraine. Tuesday, a Ukrainian officer was shot and killed. Wednesday, men thought to be part of a Crimean "self-defense force" stormed another Ukrainian facility.

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Missing Jet's Mysterious Turn May Have Been Plotted Early In Flight

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

There are reports that it appears someone programmed a new course into the navigation system before the cockpit's routine-sounding last voice message. That adds to evidence of a deliberate act.

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Is There A Method To Your March Madness?

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

It's time for basketball fans to fill in their brackets and predict which team will win every game in the NCAA tournament. What's the best way? Research? Flip a coin? Find a mascot you like?

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VIDEO: Flames Spread After Helicopter Crashes In Seattle

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

At least two people were killed and one was injured when a news helicopter came down on several cars. Witnesses say it may have tumbled from atop a nearby building.

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