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A Malaysia Airline Boeing 737-800 plane taxis by main terminal at Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang, Sunday, March 16, 2014. Malaysia. Vincent Thian AP
Malaysia Airlines flight MH192 makes emergency landing

A Malaysia Airlines flight from Kuala Lumpur to Bangalore with 166 people on board has landed safely after a landing gear malfunction forced an emergency landing early Monday morning local time, the airline has confirmed.

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  • Women's top finisher and first overall across the finish line Shalane Flanagan holds up the American flag, Saturday, March 15, 2014, in Jacksonville, Fla., as more than 20,000 runners took part in the Gate River Run and The Florida Times-Union 5K for Charity, the Junior River Run and the Brooks Rehabilitation Challenge Mile races. Flanagan, from Portland, Ore., a bronze medalist at the 2008 Summer Games in Beijing, was the first across the finish line with a time of 46:59, and setting a new women's 15K record. First across the finish line for the men was defending Gate River Run champion Ben True, 28 finishing just after the 43-minute mark. It was the third time True has taken the title in the Gate River Run.  AP Photo The Florida Times-Union, Bob Self  The Associated PressBoston Marathon local favourite Shalane Flanagan wants to win
    cbc.ca - 2014-04-20 10:50 AM

    Shalane Flanagan grew up in nearby Marblehead with a reverence for the Boston Marathon and says her dream now is to win the race this one time, a year after the bombings that shook the running world.

  • A transcript of the final transmissions before the Sewol sank was released Sunday, and it reveals an atmosphere of panic and confusion. It is unclear whether the Sewol's crew was aware of another ship in the immediate vicinity that sent a message to a ship traffic centre offering to help passages who went overboard. Kim Kyung-Hoon ReutersSouth Korea ferry: transcripts reveal evacuation confusion
    cbc.ca - 2014-04-20 11:25 AM

    A transcript released Sunday shows the South Korean ferry that sank was crippled with confusion and indecision well after it began listing dangerously, possibly adding to a death toll that is officially at 58 but could eventually exceed 300.

  • UAE company plans competition to give citizen free trip to spaceUAE company plans competition to give citizen free trip to space
    cbc.ca - 2014-04-20 9:30 AM

    One lucky citizen of the oil-rich United Arab Emirates could soon get the chance to be rocketed into space.

  • Political and military elites are seizing protected areas in one of Africa's last bastions for elephants, putting broad swaths of Zimbabwe at risk of becoming fronts for ivory poaching. Bullit Marquez The Associated PressAfrican land grabs fuel illegal ivory trade, report says
    cbc.ca - 2014-04-20 7:08 AM

    Political and military elites are seizing protected areas in one of Africa's last bastions for elephants, putting broad swaths of Zimbabwe at risk of becoming fronts for ivory poaching, according to a nonprofit research group's report that examines government collusion in wildlife trafficking.

  • Pope Francis didn't give a homily at the mass, since traditionally pontiffs' main remarks on Easter come during the noon-time "Urbi et Orbi"  Latin for `to the city and the world'  address. Andrew Medichini The Associated PressPope Francis celebrates Easter with huge crowd
    cbc.ca - 2014-04-20 6:08 AM

    Celebrating Easter Sunday, Christianity's most joyous day, Pope Francis stood under sunny skies before a flock so numerous they overflowed the flower-bedecked St. Peter's Square.

  • Family members of victims from the missing Malaysia jet met with Malaysian officials on Sunday to discuss financial compensation and a plan for moving forward. Jason Lee ReutersMalaysia Airlines MH370: Families discuss financial help
    cbc.ca - 2014-04-20 7:41 AM

    A Malaysian official met Sunday with relatives of passengers who were aboard the missing jetliner and discussed ways of providing them with financial assistance, as an unmanned submarine continued to search for any signs of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.

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  • Ukraine, Russia trade blame for shootout in eastUkraine, Russia trade blame for shootout in east
    thecanadianpress.com - 2014-04-20 10:02 AM

    BYLBASIVKA, Ukraine - Within hours of an Easter morning shootout at a checkpoint manned by pro-Russia insurgents in eastern Ukraine, Russia's Foreign Ministry issued a statement blaming militant Ukrainian nationalists and Russian state television stations aired pictures of supposed proof of their involvement in the attack that left at least three people dead.

  • 'Capt. America' tops box office for third week'Capt. America' tops box office for third week
    thecanadianpress.com - 2014-04-20 9:52 AM

    LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Captain America continues to vanquish box office foes, triumphing in ticket sales for the third consecutive week and beating formidable contender Johnny Depp.

  • Transcript reveals confusion over ferry evacuation
    thecanadianpress.com - 2014-04-20 9:29 AM

    JINDO, South Korea - The South Korean ferry that sank was crippled by confusion and indecision well after it began listing, a radio transcript released Sunday showed, suggesting the chaotic situation may have added to a death toll that could eventually exceed 300.

  • Miss America: Rethink suspension over prom queryMiss America: Rethink suspension over prom query
    thecanadianpress.com - 2014-04-20 9:00 AM

    YORK, Pa. - Miss America is asking a Pennsylvania school district to reconsider the punishment of a high school senior who asked her to be his prom date during the question-and-answer portion of an assembly.

  • Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate EasterPope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter
    thecanadianpress.com - 2014-04-20 7:53 AM

    VATICAN CITY - Marking Christianity's most hopeful day, Pope Francis made an Easter Sunday plea for peace and dialogue in Ukraine and Syria, for an end to terrorist attacks against Christians in Nigeria and for more attention to the hungry and neediest close to home.

  • Ohio couple married 70 years die 15 hours apartOhio couple married 70 years die 15 hours apart
    thecanadianpress.com - 2014-04-20 6:54 AM

    NASHPORT, Ohio - A couple who held hands at breakfast every morning even after 70 years of marriage have died 15 hours apart.

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