Missing airliner 'changed course'
Military radar suggests the missing Malaysian airliner turned west, away from its planned route, before disappearing, Malaysia's air force says.
Tue, 11 Mar 2014 17:29:13 GMT
CIA 'searched US Senate computers'
The head of the US Senate intelligence committee accuses the CIA of improperly accessing computers used by congressional staff amid an investigation.
Tue, 11 Mar 2014 21:16:58 GMT
Turkey braces for coma boy's funeral
The funeral is to take place in Turkey of a teenage boy who died died nine months after being injured during anti-government protests.
Wed, 12 Mar 2014 02:41:51 GMT
Bachelet sworn in as Chile president
Michelle Bachelet - Chile's first woman president in 2006 - is sworn in for a second time after her election victory in December.
Tue, 11 Mar 2014 16:42:57 GMT
No speeches at World Cup ceremony
Fifa head Sepp Blatter rules out speeches at the opening of the World Cup after President Rousseff' was booed at last year's Confederations Cup.
Wed, 12 Mar 2014 01:26:44 GMT
Iowa Edges Toward 30% Wind
Wow. Iowa - the top state for wind - is edging close to 30%. Last year it got 27% of electricity from wind, followed by South Dakota with 26%.
With 5117 megawatts (MW) installed, 1.4 million Iowan homes are supplied by clean energy, second only to T …
Wed, 12 Mar 2014 02:29:14 +0000
Down syndrome rape ruling outrage
A man was convicted of raping a woman with Down syndrome, and the judge overturned it saying she didn't act like a victim. David Perry says all rape victims can be subject to this kind of dismissal
Tue, 11 Mar 2014 09:55:44 EDT
'Free to Be... You and Me' turns 40
Think back to the age before GoldieBlox, before gender-neutral Easy-Bake ovens, before "My Princess Boy" or "It Gets Better" or "Lean In." Way before apps for infants or TV networks for toddlers, in the days when "Schoolhouse Rock" was in its infancy.
California Bans Texting by Operators of Trains
After investigators said an engineer in last week’s collision had been texting on the job, regulators temporarily banned the use of all cellular devices by anyone at the controls of a moving train.
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Tue, 11 Mar 2014 23:05:39 EDT