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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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  • 8 hours, 30 minutes ago
World

AirAsia Flight QZ8501

AirAsia Flight QZ8501Weeping relatives await news about the AirAsia missing plane at Juanda International Airport in Surabaya, Indonesia.
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  • 2 hours, 1 minute 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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  • 4 hours, 50 minutes ago
World

400 trapped aboard burning ferry off Greek island

400 trapped aboard burning ferry off Greek islandStrong winds, choppy seas hampering rescue; ship not in danger of sinking.
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  • 8 hours, 6 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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  • 22 hours, 33 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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  • 4 hours, 40 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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  • 22 hours, 25 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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  • 19 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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  • 4 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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  • 21 hours, 14 minutes 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, 17 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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  • 19 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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  • 21 hours, 16 minutes 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, 13 hours ago
Neighborhood

5-year-old boy treated for serious burns

5-year-old boy treated for serious burnsOfficials say the boy suffered second- and third-degree burns to 67 percent of his body
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  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Tech

5 most incredible discoveries of 2014

5 most incredible discoveries of 2014Our favorite excavations, studies, and finds of the year.
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  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
World

North Korea suffers another Internet shutdown

North Korea suffers another Internet shutdownLatest disruption comes after North Korea hurled racist insults at President Obama.
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  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Politics

NSA releases secret error list

NSA releases secret error listThe NSA says it takes even the smallest unintentional errors seriously
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  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
People

Celeb superlatives: Fond farewells, 'Crazy' carols

Celeb superlatives: Fond farewells, 'Crazy' carolsThink high school yearbook notes — if Stephen Colbert and Jennifer Lopez were classmates.
  • People
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Life

Groom surprises bride-to-be with flash mob wedding

Groom surprises bride-to-be with flash mob weddingIt's a viral video with a whole lot of heart: a YouTube clip of a recent wedding that left the bride completely stunned
  • Life
  • 2 days, 19 hours ago
World

Asia marks 10th anniversary of tsunami

Asia marks 10th anniversary of tsunamiThe Indian Ocean tsunami killed 230,000 people and displaced millions in 12 countries.
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  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
Crime

Man shot outside south Houston gas station

Man shot outside south Houston gas stationPolice said a fight broke out in front of a Valero that led to the shooting
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  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Health

Study: E-cigarettes damage healthy cells

Study: E-cigarettes damage healthy cellsMore than 40 million Americans have used e-cigarettes, but a new study shows the liquid inside damages healthy cells and increases your risk of respiratory infections.
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  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
Life

Unbroken movie highlights Olean man's life

Unbroken movie highlights Olean man's lifeLouis Zamperini, endured more than a year of torture in a prisoner-of-war camp
  • Life
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
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