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Friday

Vice principal in South Korea school ferry disaster commits suicide

Hopes are fading of finding any of the 268 missing passengers alive.

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Wednesday

Nearly 300 missing after boat sinks off S. Korea coast

Frantic rescue efforts are underway in what could be the country's biggest maritime disaster in over 20 years.

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April 11, 2014

Pope Francis asks forgiveness for priests who abused children

Pope Francis asked for forgiveness for priests who molested children in some of his strongest words on the church's sexual abuse crisis.

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April 9, 2014

New pings spark confidence in Malaysia jet search

Australian officials said two new "ping" signals had been detected in the search for Flight MH370.

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April 8, 2014

Time running out in search for missing Malaysia jet

A ship that picked up possible "pings" from the black box recorders of a missing jetliner has been unable to detect more signals.

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April 7, 2014

Australia says new ‘pings’ best lead yet in missing Malaysia jet

An Australian ship has picked up signals consistent with the beacons from aircraft black box recorders.

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April 4, 2014

Hunt for Malaysian plane heads underwater

The search for a missing jet in the seas off Australia heads underwater, as the battery life of the cockpit recorder dwindles.

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April 2, 2014

Huge earthquake off Chile’s coast triggers tsunami

A major earthquake of magnitude 8.2 struck off the coast of northern Chile, triggering a tsunami that pounded the shore.

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April 1, 2014

Malaysia releases transcript of last words from missing jet

Malaysian authorities changed their account of the critical last communication from the missing airliner.

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March 31, 2014

Fake signs campaign for anyone but Rob Ford

The campaign urges voters to elect anyone else - even fictional candidates - over Rob Ford for Toronto's next mayor.

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March 31, 2014

North, South Korea trade artillery rounds into the sea

North Korea fired more than 100 artillery rounds into South Korean waters as part of a drill, prompting the South to fire back.

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March 28, 2014

Search for missing Malaysia jet shifts north

An air and sea search for a missing Malaysian passenger jet continues.

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March 27, 2014

Weather frustrates hunt for missing Malaysian jet

High winds and icy weather halted the air search for a Malaysian jet presumed to have crashed in the southern Indian Ocean.

pope

March 27, 2014

Obama meets Pope Francis, stresses fight against inequality

The meeting was expected to focus on the fight against poverty.

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March 26, 2014

North Korea reportedly mandates ‘Kim Jong Un’ haircuts

The fashion police are alive and well in North Korea and the barbershops are probably pretty busy too.

plane

March 26, 2014

Planes, ships chase leads in missing Malaysian jet mystery

Planes scouring the frigid seas report seeing potential wreckage as the search enters its 18th day.

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March 25, 2014

Families clash with police, slam Malaysia over lost plane

Angry relatives of passengers clashed with police, accusing Malaysia of "delays and deception."

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March 24, 2014

Malaysia: ‘All lives lost’ in missing flight MH370

Malaysia say new evidence indicates the missing flight crashed into the Indian Ocean.

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March 21, 2014

Pistorius to sell home where girlfriend was fatally shot

Oscar Pistorius will sell the luxury Pretoria home in which he shot and killed his girlfriend to pay his legal expenses.

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March 21, 2014

Suspected plane debris may have sunk

The international team hunting Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 failed to turn up anything.

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SD Cold Case Closed With Public Help

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SD Attorney General Marty Jackley said they could not have solved the cold case of the missing Vermillion girls without help from the public.

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Green Island Added to Missouri River National Recreational River

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The National Park Service officially accepted Green Island from the State of Nebraska as part of the Missouri River National Recreational River

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Tuition Freeze Deai In Doubt

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Republicans in the Iowa House have voted to try to change the terms of a deal that would freeze in-state tuition for students at Iowa, Iowa State and U-N-I this fall.

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More Testimony On “Hush Money”

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An official from the Iowa state agency under fire for confidential settlements that included “hush money” for laid off workers…

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Nebraska Water Bill Becomes Law

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Legislation that grew out of the work of the Nebraska Water Sustainability Task Force last year has been signed into law by Governor Dave Heineman.