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Malaysia Flight 370: New signal sounds 'just like' one from a plane's beacon

Tuesday is Day 32 since Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 disappeared. One hundred and thirty-three search missions have been carried out so far but they have been fruitless.<p>Now, hope seems to rest on underwater pulses that an Australian navy ship has detected.<p>Investigators hope the signals could be …

Debris reports offer 'more hope,' but still no confirmation of Flight 370's end

Three weeks after Malaysia Airlines Flights 370 set off from Kuala Lumpur, search aircraft set off Saturday from Australia -- hoping to, finally, find the Boeing 777 in the southern Indian Ocean where experts now believe it ended up.<p>The area that search teams --including a Chinese Ilyushin IL-76 …

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2 weeks in, no sign of Malaysian airliner -- intense search off Australia turns up zero

Two weeks. Two gut-wrenching, frustrating, mysterious weeks.<p>That's how long it's been since 227 passengers and 12 crew members boarded Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, destined for Beijing. A routine trip, it seemed, to catch up relatives in time for the weekend, start on a work assignment or just get …

MH370: search leads to remotest stretch of ocean in the world

Search for two objects believed to be from missing flight MH370 under way in Indian Ocean<p>The search for the missing <b>Malaysian</b> Airlines flight moved to one of the remotest spots of ocean on the planet on Thursday after new satellite images located a possible crash site for the plane some 1,500 miles …

Sub-Hunting Planes Use High-Tech Gear To Search For Flight 370

Two of the most advanced maritime surveillance aircraft are being pressed into service to search for possible wreckage from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in the middle of the Indian Ocean.<p>Australia's U.S.-made P-3 Orions and U.S. Navy P-8A Poseidons bring high-tech sub-hunting gear to bear in the …

MH370: plane search sweeps far to north and south of equator

Twenty-six countries have continued searching two vast arcs of land and sea for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet, with no sign of a breakthrough in the investigation 11 days after flight MH370 vanished.<p>The search area now covers 2.24m square nautical miles – an area larger than Australia and …

Malaysia Airlines passenger's partner says she's certain her soul mate is alive

Sarah Bajc has a bag packed, ready to join her partner of two years, a passenger on Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, wherever he is.<p>She has included an outfit for him.<p>"Because he wouldn't want to wear his dirty old stuff anymore," she said of Phil Wood, a 51-year-old IBM executive. "And he probably …

U.N. Says It Detected No Crash or Explosion

Sensitive nuclear monitoring equipment has found no evidence that Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 exploded or crashed, the U.N. said Monday.<p>While seismic systems used by the Vienna-based Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty Organization are intended to detect nuclear explosions, they're also capable …

Missing Airliner's Route Reportedly Changed by Computer Entry

The missing Malaysia Airlines airliner first deviated from its set flight path following an entry into its flight computer, according to a new report.<p>…

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Frustration Mounts for Chinese Families as Jet Search Drags On

As authorities scour land and sea for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet, the families of the 239 passengers and crew aboard Flight 370 can only wait in mounting frustration and dread.<p>In Beijing, the intended destination of the doomed flight, the anxiety and anguish are particularly acute: 153 …

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MH370 could have flown 'as low as 5,000ft to avoid radar'

The missing Malaysia Airlines plane could have flown as low as 5,000ft (1,500 metres) after diverting from its course, allowing it to avoid detection by radar, according to Malaysian media reports.<p>Investigators are working to narrow down the last possible observation of flight MH370 after analysis …

High-priced justice

A report last month from the Canadian Bar Association describes the state of access to justice in Canada as "abysmal – and getting worse." Why? Let us count the ways.<p>The bar association estimates that, two decades ago, at least 95 per cent of people appearing in court were represented by a lawyer. …

Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 search grows as pilots face increased scrutiny

Where do you even begin to look, when the search area covers vast swaths of land and water, stretching thousands of miles, from Kazakhstan to the Indian Ocean?<p>That's the question for Malaysian officials and authorities from 24 other nations as people search for a ninth day, trying to find Malaysia …

Malaysia Airlines Jet Made 'Tactical Aviation Maneuvers': Law Enforcement Officials

U.S. law enforcement and intelligence officials are focusing on the possibility that at least one of the Malaysia Airlines pilots is responsible for …