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Indian search finds no trace of Malaysian plane

FILE – In this Nov. 14, 2005 file photo, clouds hang over the North Sentinel Island, in India’s southeastern Andaman and Nicobar Islands. India used heat sensors on flights over hundreds of uninhabited Andaman Sea islands Friday, March 14, 2014, and will expand its...

Russian propaganda war in full swing over Ukraine

MOSCOW (AP) — This is Ukraine today, at least as seen by most Russian news media: the government is run by anti-Semitic fascists, people killed in protests were shot by opposition snipers and the West is behind it all. And the room to disagree with that portrayal is...
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Malaysian leader: Plane’s disappearance deliberate

A man walks out of a room reserved for relatives of Chinese passengers aboard missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 at a hotel in Beijing, China, Saturday, March 15, 2014. Investigators have concluded that one or more people with significant flying experience hijacked the...
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Rival theories on Malaysia flight’s disappearance

A relative of Chinese passengers aboard missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 takes a photo of a slideshow displaying the chronology of events since the plane went missing during a press conference held by Hugh Dunleavy, right bottom, commercial director of Malaysia Airlines at...

US bashes Russia over drastic media curbs

WASHINGTON (AP) — As tensions spiral between Russia and the West over the crisis in Ukraine, the Obama administration is denouncing Moscow’s imposition of new restrictions on independent Russian media. The State Department on Friday said it was “deeply...
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Missing jet’s pilots had firm community ties

Muslim men leave a mosque after Friday prayers, just down the road of the home of Fariq Abdul Hamid, co-pilot of the missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner MH370, center, Friday, March 14, 2014 in Shah Alam, Malaysia. The pilots of the missing Malaysia Airlines passenger jet were a...
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US, West brace for Crimea vote to leave Ukraine

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov speaks at a press conference at the Russian Ambassador’s residence in London, Friday, March 14, 2014. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov spoke following a meeting with US Secretary of State John Kerry. (AP Photo/Kirsty...
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Pistorius photographed in bloodied prosthetics

An image taken from the court pool TV via AP showing on screen a police photograph of Oscar Pistorius standing on his blood-stained prosthetic legs and wearing shorts covered in blood, taken shortly after the athlete fatally shot his girlfriend, which was shown to the court in...
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Missing plane: Piracy theory gains more credence

Officer Lang Van Ngan of the Vietnam Air Force looks out the window onboard a flying AN-26 Soviet made aircraft during a search operation for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 plane over the southern sea between Vietnam and Malaysia Friday, March 14, 2014. Vietnam says...
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German hospital: Tymoshenko progressing well

HANDOUT – A handout dated 08 March 2014 shows former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko (C) posing with Prof. Karl Max Einhaeupl (L), CEO of the Charite Hospital and doctors Dr. Anett Reißhauer (L-R), Prof. Nobert Haas, Prof. Matthias Endres, and Prof. Peter...