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MH370 Search: 'Object of Interest' Found On Western Australian Coast

Australian officials say an "object of interest" in the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane has been found, but Malaysian authorities said it was too early to tell if it is a real lead. Read More »

Kerry Confirms Report That Jews In Ukrainian City Told To Register

Secretary of State John Kerry confirmed Thursday a report that Jews in one restive Ukrainian city were sent notices telling them to register, a development he called 'grotesque.' Read More »

Hundreds Missing In South Korea Ferry Disaster

A ferry carrying 462 people, mostly high school students on an overnight trip to a tourist island, sank off South Korea's southern coast on Wednesday. Read More »

New Hope in Missing Malaysian Flight Mystery

There is new hope in the mystery surrounding missing Flight 370. An Australian ship has detected two more underwater audio signals. Read More »

Oscar Pistorius Breaks Down on Witness Stand

Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius whispered and broke down while testifying in his murder trial. Read More »

Malaysia Changes Wording of Flight 370 Sign-Off

Malaysian authorities now say they mistook the last words from Flight 370's cockpit, and the new wording may lower suspicion about the pilots. Read More »

Satellite Spots 122 Objects In Malaysia Jet Search

A French satellite scanning the Indian Ocean for remnants of a missing jetliner found a possible plane debris field containing 122 objects, a top Malaysian official said Wednesday, calling it "the most credible lead that we have." Read More »

Prime Minister Says Malayasian Airliner's Flight Ended Over Indian Ocean

Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 went down over the southern Indian Ocean, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said Monday. Read More »

Mystery Passengers On Missing Malaysian Jet Identified, Terrorism Not Suspected

The disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 does not appear to be related to terrorism, the head of the international police organization Interpol said Tuesday. Read More »

Pussy Riot Members Attacked In Russian City While Eating At McDonald's

Two members of the dissident Russian punk band Pussy Riot were attacked by a group of men while eating breakfast at a McDonald's restaurant in a Russian city on Thursday. Read More »

Charlotte Residents of Ukrainian Descent Speak Out on Rising Tensions

Charlotte residents of Ukrainian descent are watching closely as the crisis continues to unfold.

Official: Passenger Tried To Hijack Plane To Sochi

A Ukrainian passenger on an Istanbul-bound flight Friday claimed there was a bomb on board and tried to hijack the plane to Sochi, Russia, where the Olympics are kicking off, an official said. Read More »

Gang Robs Hospital in Brazil

A hospital emergency room turned into a crime scene when a Brazilian gang showed up and pointed guns at patients demanding cash. Read More »

COUTURE: Von Teese at Gaultier, Paz Vega hits Saab

PARIS (AP) — Thousands of hours of fastidious couture burst out onto the catwalks for Wednesday's dramatic Paris shows — including... Read More »

American charged over $5 million found in Sydney

SYDNEY (AP) — An American man has been charged after 5.7 million Australian dollars ($5 million) in cash was found in suitcases in... Read More »

Gunmen kill 5 policemen in southern Egypt

CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian security officials say masked gunmen riding on a motorcycle have killed five policemen at a checkpoint in the... Read More »

Pakistani Shiites rally against deadly attack

QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — A Pakistani police officer says relatives of Shiites killed in a suicide bombing this week are rallying for... Read More »

Toyota world's top selling car maker for 2nd year

TOKYO (AP) — Toyota remains the top automaker in global vehicle sales for the second year in a row, beating U.S. rival General Motors... Read More »

Iran president urges new Syrian election

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has called for free and fair elections in Syria, saying it would respect... Read More »

Widespread looting hits C. African Republic

BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — Witnesses in Central African Republic's capital say the city has been wracked by heavy looting... Read More »

Romania interior minister quits over crash rescue

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania's interior minister has resigned in a growing uproar over a plane crash rescue mission that many... Read More »

Montenegro journalists demand end to press attacks

PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — About 200 journalists have rallied in Montenegro to protest attacks on the press in this Balkan country... Read More »

Ukraine president calls special parliament session

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych has called a special parliament session for next week to discuss tensions... Read More »

1,000 years on, girls sing at Canterbury Cathedral

CANTERBURY, England (AP) — The pure, high voices of the choir soar toward the vaulted ceiling of Canterbury Cathedral as they have... Read More »

Lansbury relieved 'Murder, She Wrote' remake axed

LONDON (AP) — Angela Lansbury says she's relieved that a planned remake of her classic whodunit series "Murder, She Wrote" has been... Read More »