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ship

March 25, 2014

Houston ship lane remains shut; Exxon cuts output

The closure of the vital Houston Ship Channel continues as the Coast Guard struggles to finish cleaning up.

navy

March 25, 2014

2 killed in shooting at Virginia naval base

A civilian shot a sailor aboard a ship at a Navy base in Norfolk, Virginia, late on Monday before being killed by base security.

landslide

March 24, 2014

Official: 108 names on list of missing in mudslide

Authorities say there are 108 names on the list of people reported missing or unaccounted for in the weekend mudslide.

malaysia

March 24, 2014

Malaysia: ‘All lives lost’ in missing flight MH370

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

kentucky

March 24, 2014

10 for today: Monday, March 24

A look at the news making headlines today, Monday, March 24.

plane

March 24, 2014

Dozens hurt in train derailment at O’Hare Airport

The train derailed, injuring pedestrians outside of the Chicago airport.

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March 21, 2014

Making headlines this week

The news you missed and the stories you want to remember.

plane

March 21, 2014

Suspected plane debris may have sunk

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

harry-reid

March 21, 2014

Senate leader orders probe of alleged CIA hacking

Senate leader Harry Reid orders an investigation into an "indefensible" breach of the panel's computers by the CIA.

cinci

March 21, 2014

Bracket busted? You’re not alone

Several upsets and a record four overtime games highlighted second round play at the NCAA men's basketball tournament.

heros

March 21, 2014

High unemployment still haunts military vets

Unemployment among veterans eased last year, but remained far higher than the national average rate.

wtc

March 20, 2014

Teen arrested for sneaking to top of WTC

A teenage boy was arrested after sneaking into One World Trade Center and ascending its 104 floors to the antenna.

fredphelps

March 20, 2014

Westboro Baptist Church founder Fred Phelps dead at 84

Fred Phelps, the pastor who led a small Kansas church's vitriolic anti-gay campaign, has died.

russia

March 20, 2014

Obama expands U.S. sanctions on Russians

Obama announced further sanctions against Russians in response to Moscow's seizure of the Crimea region.

obama

March 20, 2014

First Lady arrives in China on hotly anticipated trip

First Lady Michelle Obama arrived in Beijing on Thursday, beginning a hotly anticipated week-long trip.

michiganstate

March 20, 2014

10 for today: Thursday, March 20

A look at the news making headlines today, Thursday, March 20.

border

March 20, 2014

More than 100 found in human trafficking raid

Police found more than 100 foreign nationals during a raid on Wednesday into a suspected human smuggling operation.

malaysia

March 20, 2014

Possible debris off Australia a ‘credible lead’ for missing Malaysia jet

Floating objects in remote seas off Australia are a "credible lead" in the trans-continental hunt for a jetliner missing for 12 days.

obama

March 19, 2014

Obama predicts Michigan State to take NCAA championship

The commander-in-chief's Final Four picks are: Michigan State, Arizona, Florida and Louisville.

jet

March 19, 2014

Anger boils over as Malaysia jet search deadlocked

Frustration over the fate of passengers on the missing airliner sparks chaos as the search appears increasingly deadlocked.

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