Al Qaeda announces new English-language terror magazine -
Al Qaeda has used a slickly produced video with audio from Malcolm X to announce the upcoming launch of a new English-language on-line terror magazine called “Resurgence.”
73 arrested at Massachusetts pre-St. Pat’s blowout
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A pre-St. Patrick’s Day celebration near the flagship campus of the University of Massachusetts spiraled out of control, pitting police in riot gear against thousands of drunken and unruly revelers at the annual “Blarney Blowout.”
Texan aboard missing jet an honorable ‘man of god,’ family says
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Philip Wood, one of the three Americans aboard the Boeing 777 jet that vanished during a flight from Malaysia to China, is a 50-year-old father of two and IBM executive whose North Texas family describes him as caring, honorable and a man of faith.
36 hours, dozens of ships, no sign of Malaysia Airlines jet
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More than 36 hours after the last contact with the missing Malaysia Airways jet, officials said Sunday they were widening the search to cover vast swathes of sea around Malaysia and off Vietnam.
Stolen passports prompt terror concerns in missing jet, officials say -
U.S. officials told NBC News on Saturday that they are investigating terrorism concerns after revelations that two people apparently boarded the missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner with stolen passports.
Two listed on missing jet had passports stolen, were not on plane -
Two people listed as passengers on the missing Malaysia Airlines jet were not on the plane and had their passports stolen, according to foreign governments and one relative.
Searchers scour South China Sea for signs of missing jet -
Crews used planes, boats and helicopters to search the South China Sea off of Malaysia Saturday for any sign of a Malaysia Airlines plane -– carrying 239 people, including three Americans -– that lost contact with air traffic control en route to Beijing more than 12 hours ago.
Malaysia Airlines loses contact with flight carrying 239 -
A Malaysia Airlines flight carrying 239 people has lost contact with air traffic control and was still missing two hours after it was supposed to have landed in Beijing, the airline said Saturday morning.
Massachusetts court outlaws upskirt photos in public -
BREAKING: Mom who drove into ocean charged with attempted first-degree murder
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The woman who drove her minivan into the Atlantic Ocean with three children inside has been charged with three counts of attempted first-degree murder, authorities in Florida said Friday.
Dalai Lama comes out in support of gay marriage
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The Dalai Lama has come out in support of gay marriage, saying it was “OK” and a personal affair for people of the same sex to commit to each other.
“If two people… really feel that way … and both sides fully agree, then okay,” the exiled Tibetan spiritual leader said on Ora.tv’s Larry King Now show.
Chilling new viral video shows what war does to ordinary children -
No matter your position on war in general, it’s hard to imagine anyone who wouldn’t be moved by a video that’s going viral on YouTube.
'Memory Wound' to honor victims of Norway massacre
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A memorial to the 77 people slain three years ago by a lone-wolf terrorist in Norway will cut right through the heart — and straight through an island.
The science of selfies: how pictures help us claim our identity
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This week’s selfie at the Oscars was a record-breaker for Twitter, but just a drop in the bucket for the traffic in smartphone self-portraits.
Crimea says it wants to secede from Ukraine. What’s next?
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Crimea’s parliament voted to split from Ukraine and join Russia Thursday and its Moscow-backed government set a national referendum on the issue within 10 days.