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Scenes from the never-dull Clinton White House

|Saturday, Apr. 19, 2014

Glimpses into behind-the-scenes workings of President Bill Clinton's White House, as revealed in newly released documents:

Man pleads guilty in Alaska flight diversion case

|Saturday, Apr. 19, 2014

A 38-year-old man arrested after what was described as unruly behavior that caused a Tokyo to New York flight to be diverted to Anchorage has pleaded guilty to interfering with a flight crew.

Quotations in the News

|Saturday, Apr. 19, 2014

"I am sorry to the people of South Korea for causing a disturbance and I bow my head in apology to the families of the victims. I gave instructions on the route, then briefly went to the bedroom when it happened." — Lee Joon-seok, 68, the captain of the ferry that sank off South Korea, leaving more than 300 missing or dead.

Autopsy to ID dead boy; body cast off side of road

|Saturday, Apr. 19, 2014

All Massachusetts authorities could say for sure is that they found the lifeless body of a small boy, apparently cast off the side of a highway.

Looming, creeping landslide splits home in Wyoming

| |Saturday, Apr. 19, 2014

A sudden lurch in a creeping landslide in the northwest Wyoming resort town of Jackson split a house in two and forced workers to abandon just-begun efforts to stabilize the hillside.

4 questions about missing Malaysian plane answered

|Saturday, Apr. 19, 2014

Travelers at Asian airports have asked questions about the March 8 disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 while en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing. Here are some of them, followed by answers.

2 charged in Montrose County motorcycle death

|Friday, Apr. 18, 2014

Two men face charges in the death of a motorcyclist who ran into a rope and chain the men had allegedly stretched across a southwestern Colorado highway to retrieve an elk carcass, authorities said Friday.

10 Things to Know: This Week's Takeaways

|Friday, Apr. 18, 2014

Looking back at the stories to remember from the past week:

Police raid LA Times building after threat reports

|Friday, Apr. 18, 2014

Police took a man into custody Friday night inside the Los Angeles Times building after it was locked down because of a shooting threat report, the newspaper said.

Flyaway owl found, hungry but safe

|Friday, Apr. 18, 2014

Officials at a Tacoma, Wash., zoo say a trained Eurasian eagle owl that got spooked and flew off into a nearby park has been spotted and captured.