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4/13/2014 7:00 AM
Jet's black box batteries may have died
PERTH, Australia  — Following four strong underwater signals in the past week, all has gone quiet in the hunt for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet, meaning the batteries in the plane’s all-important black boxes may finally have died.

4/13/2014 6:56 AM
Nearly 1,900 fraud complaints in Afghan election
KABUL, Afghanistan — An Afghan official says nearly 1,900 complaints of fraud in this month’s presidential election are being investigated but the number is lower than that of the last election.

4/13/2014 12:00 AM
How they voted: 4-13
A look at recent actions and how area lawmakers voted.

4/12/2014 11:02 PM
Feds release all cows gathered during NV roundup
Federal land managers confirmed they released all 400 or so head of cattle rounded up on public land in southern Nevada from a rancher who has refused to recognize their authority.

4/12/2014 5:49 PM
Ohio earthquakes linked to fracking
The Ohio Department of Natural Resources on Friday announced that recent earthquakes in Mahoning County were likely caused by hydraulic fracturing or fracking.

4/12/2014 10:30 PM
Train derails in China
BEIJING — A total of 15 people have been hospitalized after a train derailed in northeast China.

4/12/2014 10:04 PM
Ukrainian government buildings targeted
MOSCOW — Violence flared in eastern Ukraine today as pro-Russian gunmen occupied a police headquarters in a small city and attacked government buildings in several towns nearby.

4/12/2014 10:01 PM
Mag-7.6 quake strikes Solomon Islands
WELLINGTON, New Zealand — A powerful magnitude-7.6 earthquake triggered large waves in the Solomon Islands on Sunday, and authorities were trying to determine if there was any serious damage or injuries.

4/12/2014 9:45 AM
Pakistan drops murder charges against baby
LAHORE, Pakistan — A Pakistani judge dismissed an attempted murder case today that police lodged against a 9-month-old boy, ending a bizarre case that drew new criticism to the country’s troubled criminal justice system.