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Teams converge on remote site to probe plane crash

| |Friday, Jul. 25, 2014

Aviation experts, criminal investigators and soldiers began converging Friday on an isolated patch of restive Mali to search for clues that might explain why an Air Algerie jetliner fell from the sky in a storm and apparently disintegrated on impact.

Air Algerie jet with 116 on board crashes in Mali

| |Friday, Jul. 25, 2014

An Air Algerie jetliner carrying 116 people crashed Thursday in a rainstorm over restive Mali, the third major international aviation disaster in a week.

Taiwan plane survivor crawls out, phones dad

| |Friday, Jul. 25, 2014

The 10 survivors of Taiwan's worst air disaster in more than a decade include a 34-year-old woman who called her father after scrambling from the wreckage and seeking help at a nearby home.

Migrants: Obama urges Latin leaders, GOP to help

| |Friday, Jul. 25, 2014

Pressing for swift action, President Barack Obama on Friday urged Central American presidents and congressional Republicans to help ease the influx of minors and migrant families crossing the southwest border of the U.S.

US to present intelligence data on plane crash

|Tuesday, Jul. 22, 2014

The Obama administration said Tuesday it would present data from the U.S. intelligence community laying out what's known about the Malaysia Airlines plane that was shot down in Ukraine.

Plane crash bodies removed from war zone

| |Tuesday, Jul. 22, 2014

A train bearing the dead from the downed Malaysian airliner finally reached Ukrainian government-held territory Tuesday, but the pro-Russian separatists in control of the crash site showed little willingness to allow the full-scale investigation demanded by world leaders.

Rebels release train with bodies from downed jet

| |Monday, Jul. 21, 2014

Bowing to international pressure, pro-Moscow separatists released a train packed with bodies and handed over the black boxes from the downed Malaysia Airlines plane, four days after it plunged into rebel-held eastern Ukraine.

Americans from Texas, California killed in Gaza

| |Monday, Jul. 21, 2014

Max Steinberg and Nissim Sean Carmeli grew up in America and had a passion for Israel.

Israel pushes in Gaza, expanding ground operation

| |Friday, Jul. 18, 2014

Israeli troops pushed deeper into Gaza on Friday in a ground offensive that officials said could last up to two weeks as the prime minister ordered the military to prepare for a "significantly" wider campaign.

Credible probe sought in downing of Malaysian jet

| |Friday, Jul. 18, 2014

World leaders demanded Friday that pro-Russia rebels who control the eastern Ukraine crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 give immediate, unfettered access to independent investigators to determine who shot down the plane.