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    Russia rejects official result of MH17 investigation
    Oct13

    Russia rejects official result of MH17 investigation

    KIEV, Ukraine — Investigators on Tuesday reported that Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 was shot down by a Russian Buk surface-to-air missile After a lengthy investigation, the Dutch researchers concluded that the missile exploded close to the cockpit, killing the three pilots instantly and causing the cockpit and business section of the plane to...

    The Latest: MH-17 victims faced shock wave, freezing temps
    Oct13

    The Latest: MH-17 victims faced shock wave, freezing temps

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands — The latest news on the report into the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in eastern Ukraine last year. All times local.5:25 p.m.The report by the Dutch Safety Board on the final seconds of MH-17 gives a horrifying glimpse into what the plane’s passengers and crew faced before they all died. …read more...

    The Latest: Dutch prosecutors: Tough finding MH-17 witnesses
    Oct13

    The Latest: Dutch prosecutors: Tough finding MH-17 witnesses

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands — The latest news on the report into the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in eastern Ukraine last year. All times local.4:55 p.m.Dutch prosecutors leading the criminal investigation into the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 say it’s been tough finding eyewitnesses in eastern Ukraine to help build their...

    Dutch Safety Board says Buk missile downed MH17
    Oct13

    Dutch Safety Board says Buk missile downed MH17

    Site of a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 plane crash is seen near the settlement of Grabovo in the Donetsk region. (Associated Press) GILZE-RIJEN AIR BASE, Netherlands — A missile launched from rebel-held Ukraine smashed into Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, ripping off the cockpit, Dutch investigators reported Tuesday, adding that some passengers may...

    Dutch Safety Board: Buk missile downed MH17 in Ukraine
    Oct13

    Dutch Safety Board: Buk missile downed MH17 in Ukraine

    Dutch Safety Board says Buk missile fired from surface to air system downed MH17 …read more Source:...

    Video: MH17 downed by Russian-made missile: Dutch Safety Board
    Oct13

    Video: MH17 downed by Russian-made missile: Dutch Safety Board

    Issuing the long-awaited findings of its investigation into the crash of a Malaysian passenger plane over eastern Ukraine, the Dutch Safety Board says it was downed by a Russian-made Buk missile but does not say who was responsible for firing it …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 Most Likely Hit by Russian-Made Missile, Inquiry Says
    Oct13

    Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 Most Likely Hit by Russian-Made Missile, Inquiry Says

    The findings support a theory that the flight was shot down by Russian-backed separatists. Investigators also faulted Ukraine for not closing the airspace. …read more Source: The New York...

    White Tigers Aren’t An Endangered Species — Or A Species At All
    Oct13

    White Tigers Aren’t An Endangered Species — Or A Species At All

    Footage posted Monday of three white tiger cubs born in Crimea’s Skazka Zoo might be adorable, but the cuteness of the little tigers belies the sad truth about breeding them.Zoos and other exhibitors sometimes present white tigers with misleading language suggesting they are a separate species, usually in need of protection. Anecdotal...

    The Latest: Malaysia: MH-17 perpetrators must face justice
    Oct13

    The Latest: Malaysia: MH-17 perpetrators must face justice

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands — The latest news on the report into the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in eastern Ukraine last year. All times local.4:40 p.m.Malaysia’s prime minister, speaking about the downing of MH-17, says the world “must move forward toward ensuring that those responsible are held accountable for this murderous...

    Watch:  How Missile Brought Malaysia Airlines Plane Down Over Ukraine
    Oct13

    Watch: How Missile Brought Malaysia Airlines Plane Down Over Ukraine

    This animation released by the Dutch Safety Board details how a Buk missile brought MH-17 down over pro-Russian Eastern Ukraine, killing all 298 onboard. …read more Source: ABC...