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2nd ship to join hunt for missing Malaysian plane


Associated Press

SYDNEY (AP) -- A second ship was preparing to join the hunt for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in a remote patch of the Indian Ocean...full story
updated 2014-10-22 02:22 PM
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2nd ship to join hunt for missing Malaysian plane

Associated Press

SYDNEY (AP) -- A second ship was preparing to join the hunt for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in a remote patch of the Indian Ocean....Fullstory

2014-10-22 02:22 PM

NKorea tries on the charm to avoid ICC referral
By CARA ANNA
Associated Press

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2014-10-22 01:22 PM

Hunt for 43 students highlights Mexico's missing
By MARIA VERZA and CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN
Associated Press

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2014-10-22 12:42 PM

Taiwan holds events commemorating Guningtou Battle

Central News Agency

Taipei, Oct. 22 (CNA) The military held a series of events on Wednesday to mark the upcoming 65th anniversary of....Fullstory

2014-10-22 12:39 PM

Bradlee recalled as a genius, great journalist
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

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2014-10-22 10:22 AM

Police: Indiana man confesses to all 7 killings
By MICHAEL TARM
Associated Press

GARY, Indiana (AP) -- Police say an Indiana man has now definitively confessed to killing seven women whose bodies were found over the weekend in....Fullstory

2014-10-22 09:01 AM

AP-GfK Poll: Most expect Republican victory
By JENNIFER AGIESTA and EMILY SWANSON
Associated Press

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2014-10-22 06:01 AM

Cuba sends 91 more doctors to fight Ebola
By MICHAEL WEISSENSTEIN
Associated Press

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2014-10-22 06:01 AM

DEA complaint charges alleged MLB drug supplier
By CURT ANDERSON
Associated Press

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2014-10-22 03:01 AM

Kimono's evolution reflects changing Japan
By KATHERINE ROTH
Associated Press

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2014-10-22 03:01 AM

Mexican rights body alleges troops murdered 15
By MARK STEVENSON
Associated Press

MEXICO CITY (AP) -- Soldiers killed as many as 15 people after they surrendered in an abandoned warehouse in southern Mexico last summer, according to....Fullstory

2014-10-22 02:22 PM

BC-AP Americas Digest

Associated Press

TOP STORIES: EBOLA-US WASHINGTON -- The federal government is closing a gap in Ebola screening at airports Wednesday while states from New York to Texas to California....Fullstory

2014-10-22 01:22 PM

Pakistani Nobel laureate honored in Philadelphia
By KATHY MATHESON
Associated Press

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A Pakistani teenager awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for her efforts to promote girls' education brought her passion for learning to Philadelphia,....Fullstory

2014-10-22 12:42 PM

Refusing to eject to safety, AT-3 pilot loses life

Central News Agency

Taipei, Oct. 22 (CNA) The pilot of an AT-3 trainer aircraft twice rejected appeals to eject to safety as he....Fullstory

2014-10-22 11:55 AM

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By The Associated Press
Associated Press

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2014-10-22 09:01 AM

Mexican rights agency says army executed 15 of 22

Associated Press

MEXICO CITY (AP) -- Mexico's governmental Human Rights Commission says at least 12 and probably 15 of 22 people killed by soldiers at a rural....Fullstory

2014-10-22 09:01 AM

Israelis question care of Hamas leader's daughter
By JOSEF FEDERMAN and PETER ENAV
Associated Press

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2014-10-22 06:01 AM

Jewish group shifts view on Nazi benefit payments
By RICHARD LARDNER
Associated Press

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2014-10-22 06:01 AM

Dominican Republic establishes Ebola travel ban

Associated Press

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2014-10-22 03:01 AM

Snowden: Bombing shows limits of mass surveillance

Associated Press

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2014-10-22 03:01 AM

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