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Plane debris checked for MH370 ties

Plane debris checked for MH370 ties

Australian authorities who have led the search for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 are working to determine if debris washed up on an isolated Indian Ocean island is from the missing plane.

Police seeking motive in Louisiana shooting

Police seeking motive in Louisiana shooting

An Alabama drifter opened fire inside a crowded movie theatre, killing two women in Lafayette, Louisiana, police said, in the latest act of random gun violence to shock the United States.

Father pleads for Colorado gunman's life

Father pleads for Colorado gunman's life

The father of the Colorado movie massacre gunman pleaded on for his son's life, showing the jury photos of family vacations when he said James Holmes was "a really excellent kid" who became mentally ill and is not to blame for his July 2012 rampage.

Popular lion 'killed by US dentist'

Wildlife officials have accused an American tourist of killing Cecil, one of the oldest and most famous lions in Zimbabwe, without a permit after paying $50,000 to two people who lured the beast to its death.

US to release Israeli spy

US to release Israeli spy

Jonathan Pollard, a former US Navy intelligence analyst convicted of spying for Israel, will be released on parole on November 21 after 30 years in prison, a federal parole board has ruled.

US Boy Scouts lift ban on gay leaders, employees

The Boy Scouts of America lifted its outright ban on openly gay adult leaders and employees on Monday, rolling back a policy that has deeply divided the membership of the 105-year-old Texas-based organization.

Large quake shakes Indonesia

A magnitude 7.0 earthquake struck Irian Jaya, Indonesia, today the US Geological Survey said, but there were no immediate reports of damage or casualties.

Autopsy sheds little light on Bobbi Kristina Brown death

Autopsy sheds little light on Bobbi Kristina Brown death

An initial autopsy on Bobbi Kristina Brown has found no significant injuries and no obvious underlying cause of death for the daughter of the late singer Whitney Houston, who died after sustaining irreversible brain damage in January.

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