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AirAsia Flight 8501: What we know

AirAsia Flight 8501: What we knowThe airliner with 162 aboard disappeared from radar screens Sunday.
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  • 7 hours, 36 minutes ago
World

Missing plane: How airlines use tracking technology

Missing plane: How airlines use tracking technologyAs another plane is missing in Southeast Asia, attention is paid to the tracking systems that commercial airlines use.
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  • 11 hours, 30 minutes ago
NCAA

UT, Arkansas renew rivalry in Texas Bowl

UT, Arkansas renew rivalry in Texas BowlYou'll have to excuse Charlie Strong if Monday's Texas Bowl feels a little weird.
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  • 7 hours, 50 minutes ago
Life

To my ex-wife: I wish I would have held you tighter

To my ex-wife: I wish I would have held you tighterD'Ambrosio shares his personal letter
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  • 20 minutes ago
Business

Best ads of 2014 are strong storytellers

Best ads of 2014 are strong storytellersThe best advertisements of 2014 made us laugh, cry -- and remember.
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  • 4 hours, 10 minutes ago
Nation

Ex-judge's wife to plead guilty in Texas revenge plot

Ex-judge's wife to plead guilty in Texas revenge plotPlea expected in 2013 assassinations of Kaufman County DA, his wife and a top assistant.
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  • 6 hours, 15 minutes ago
People

The best and worst of celebrity news in 2014

The best and worst of celebrity news in 2014Think high school yearbook superlatives - if Lupita Nyong'o and Laverne Cox were classmates.
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  • 44 minutes ago
World

1 dead, hundreds stranded in Greek ferry disaster

1 dead, hundreds stranded in Greek ferry disasterStrong winds, choppy seas hampering rescue; ship not in danger of sinking.
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  • 46 minutes ago
Nation

Man arrested for downloading child porn at Starbucks

Man arrested for downloading child porn at StarbucksSuspect jailed on two counts of encouraging child sex abuse, detectives say.
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  • 3 hours, 18 minutes ago
Crime

Friendswood police capture car crooks in act

Friendswood police capture car crooks in actOfficers believe the two could be tied to more than 30 burglaries in the Friendswood area
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  • 4 hours, 23 minutes ago
People

Chris Rock files for divorce

Chris Rock files for divorceAfter almost 20 years of marriage, he and wife Malaak are splitting up.
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  • 2 hours, 14 minutes ago
Weird

Woman says God told her to throw raw meat at police

Woman says God told her to throw raw meat at policeA judge has ordered the woman undergo a mental evaluation
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  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Markets

The cities with the largest homes

The cities with the largest homesAreas with the largest median home sizes also had among the nation's higher estimated median home prices.
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  • 13 hours, 12 minutes ago
Animals

Watch this: Baby eagle hatches Christmas Day

Watch this: Baby eagle hatches Christmas DayThe American Eagle Foundation set up a camera over a bald eagle nest in Florida
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  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Texas

Officials: Five dead in San Antonio senior apartments fire

Officials: Five dead in San Antonio senior apartments fireThe SAFD said the third floor of the building was completely gutted and that doors were charred
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  • 7 hours, 43 minutes ago
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Woman killed crossing FM 529

Woman killed crossing FM 529According to officials, the woman didn't use a crosswalk
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  • 1 hour, 57 minutes ago
Nation

Finally wanted: Police will chase thousands of fugitives

Finally wanted: Police will chase thousands of fugitivesAfter a USA TODAY investigation, police vow to pursue accused felons throughout the U.S.
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  • 7 hours, 40 minutes ago
Texas

Police: Texas man drove to Fla., killed man, self on Christmas

Police: Texas man drove to Fla., killed man, self on ChristmasPolice: Venus man drove to Fla., killed man, self on Christmas
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  • 22 hours, 22 minutes ago
Local

'Security hold' at Love Field after false bomb scare

'Security hold' at Love Field after false bomb scareThe Explosive Ordinance Division responded to the security threat that lasted roughly two hours.
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  • 7 hours, 56 minutes ago
Traffic

Driver OK after serious 18-wheeler crash

Driver OK after serious 18-wheeler crashThe truck's cab was crushed off the 610 South Loop
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  • 1 day ago
Texas

JJ Watt for governor? Some November voters said yes

JJ Watt for governor? Some November voters said yesThere weremore than 600 names Harris County voters wrote in during November's election
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  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Nation

Arizona officer shot in face dies; suspect also dead

Arizona officer shot in face dies; suspect also deadSuspect shot officer in the face, then shot himself dead.
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  • 22 hours, 31 minutes ago
Nation

De Blasio speaks at funeral; officers turn their backs

De Blasio speaks at funeral; officers turn their backsHundreds of officers outside the church turned their backs in a sign of disrespect as the mayor spoke at the slain officer's funeral.
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  • 1 day ago
News

5 things you need to know this weekend

5 things you need to know this weekendThe biggest and most buzzworthy news to start your weekend.
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  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
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