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  • Search crews sent a robotic submarine deep into the Indian Ocean on Monday to begin scouring the seabed for the missing Malaysian airliner.
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  • A day after expressing optimism, Australia's leader warned Saturday that the massive search would likely continue "for a long time."
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  • Authorities are confident that signals detected deep in the Indian Ocean are from the missing Malaysian jet's black boxes.
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  • For the fifth time in recent days, an underwater sensor detected a signal in the same swath of the southern Indian Ocean on Thursday.
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  • A U.S. Navy P-8 Poseidon takes off from Perth Airport on route to rejoin the on-going search operations for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in Perth, Australia, Thursday, April 10, 2014. Planes and ships hunting for the missing Malaysian jetliner zeroed in on a targeted patch of the Indian Ocean on Thursday, after a navy ship picked up underwater signals that are consistent with a planes black box. (AP Photo/Rob Griffith)
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  • A navy ship has detected two more signals that most likely emanated from the missing Malaysia jetliner's black boxes.
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  • Leaders of the two countries heading multinational efforts to solve the mystery of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 pledged Thursday that no effort would be spared to give the families of those on board the answers they need.
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  • Investigators are conducting a forensic examination of the final recorded conversation between ground control and the cockpit of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.
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  • A cluster of orange objects spotted by a search plane was just fishing equipment and not related to the missing Malaysia Airlines jet.
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  • The weekslong search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 is "an extraordinarily difficult exercise" but it will go on as long as possible.
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  • Several dozen Chinese relatives of passengers on Flight 370 demanded Sunday that Malaysia apologize for its handling of the search for the missing plane and for the prime minister's statement saying it crashed into the southern Indian Ocean.
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  • Click play to watch the report from Action News
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  • Hints about the lost Malaysian jetliner piled up Thursday, but there was precious little chance to track them down.
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  • Satellite spots 122 possible objects in search
  • Malaysia says a satellite has captured images of 122 objects in the Indian Ocean that might be from the missing plane.
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  • China demands Malaysia turn over satellite data
  • China demanded Tuesday that Malaysia turn over the satellite data used to conclude that a Malaysia Airlines jetliner had crashed in the southern Indian Ocean, killing all 239 on board.
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  • Malaysia Airlines sent this text message to the family members of the MH370 passengers.
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  • France provided new satellite images Sunday showing possible debris from the missing Malaysia Airlines jet.
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  • Authorities say an ultralight aircraft carrying about 250 pounds of marijuana has crashed in the mountains east of San Diego, but there's no sign of the pilot.
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  • Searchers have found nothing so far, Australia's acting prime minister said, as more ships and planes joined the search.
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  • 4 military planes, including a U.S. Navy P-8 Poseidon, were headed toward the objects. Bad weather was hampering search efforts.
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  • March 20, 2014: Four military search planes and a merchant ship were dispatched in inclement weather to try to determine whether two large objects bobbing in a remote part of the Indian Ocean were part of a possible debris field of the missing Malaysia Airlines flight.
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  • Investigators trying to solve the mystery of a missing Malaysian jetliner received some belated help Tuesday from Thailand.
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  • Search for missing Malaysian Airlines jet
  • Officials revealed a new timeline Monday suggesting the final voice transmission from the cockpit of the missing Malaysian plane may have occurred before any of its communications systems were disabled.
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  • Pictured: Fariq Abdul Hamid, co-pilot of Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 that went missing on March 8, 2014 with 239 people on board.
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  • Malaysian police on Sunday were examining a flight simulator belonging to one of the pilots of the missing jetliner.
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  • A Malaysia Airlines plane sent signals to a satellite for four hours after the aircraft went missing, an indication that it was still flying for hundreds of miles or more, a U.S. official briefed on the search said Thursday.
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  • Pilots of a Royal Malaysian Air Force CN-235 aircraft manage their plane during a search and rescue operation for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane over the waters at Malacca straits, Malaysia, Thursday, March 13, 2014. Planes sent Thursday to check the spot where Chinese satellite images showed possible debris from the missing Malaysian jetliner found nothing, Malaysias civil aviation chief said, deflating the latest lead in the six-day hunt.
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  • The Malaysian military has radar data showing the missing Boeing 777 jetliner changed course and made it to the Malacca Strait.
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  • An Indonesian Navy pilot checks his map during a search operation for the missing Malaysian Airlines Boeing 777 over the waters bordering Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand near the Malacca straits on Monday, March 10, 2014.
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  • Authorities questioned travel agents Monday in Thailand about two men who boarded the vanished Malaysia Airlines plane with stolen passports.
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  • A Chinese relative of passengers aboard a missing Malaysia Airlines plane, center, cries as she is escorted by a woman while leaving a hotel room for relatives or friends of passengers aboard the missing airplane, in Beijing, China Sunday, March 9, 2014. Planes and ships from across Asia resumed the hunt Sunday for the Malaysian jetliner missing with 239 people on board for more than 24 hours, while Malaysian aviation authorities investigated how two passengers were apparently able to get on the aircraft using stolen passports. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)
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  • Vietnamese authorities searching waters for the missing Boeing 777 jetliner spotted an object Sunday that they suspected was one of the plane's doors.
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  • In the first penalty of its kind, federal transportation officials fined Asiana Airlines $500,000 after a deadly crash last year.
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  • The husband of Jenni Rivera, the Mexican-American pop star who died with six others in a 2012 plane crash, sued the aircraft's owners.
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  • An Algerian military transport slammed into a mountain Tuesday in the country's rugged eastern region, killing 102 people.
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  • A small plane crashed near a YMCA in suburban Nashville on Monday night, killing everyone on board and damaging cars in the Y's parking lot, authorities said.
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  • Authorities have identified the pilot killed Wednesday in a plane crash in Hunterdon County.
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  • Survivors who were on board a plane landed on the Hudson River are marking the fifth anniversary of that remarkable day.
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  • A fiery plane crash at the Aspen airport Sunday afternoon killed one person and injured two others, one severely.
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  • Federal investigators released new video Wednesday of the Asiana Airlines crash that killed three teenage girls last July.
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  • A mother on board a plane that crashed in Alaska made a frantic phone call for help resuscitating her 5-month-old baby.
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  • A Mozambique Airlines plane carrying 33 people crashed in a remote border area in Namibia, killing all on board, officials said Saturday.
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  • Maine State Police say a small plane landed on an interstate near Portland during rush hour after experiencing engine trouble.
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