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    MH17 Wreckage Removal Begins in E. Ukraine
    Nov16

    MH17 Wreckage Removal Begins in E. Ukraine

    Local emergency workers recovered human remains and aircraft parts Sunday from the site where Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 crashed in eastern Ukraine, four months after the plane was downed, killing 298 people. Dutch inspectors had hoped to examine the crash site themselves, but they remain concerned about the safety of their staff in the...

    Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 Video: ‘Where is the pilot?’ Locals Ask
    Nov16

    Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 Video: ‘Where is the pilot?’ Locals Ask

    HRABOVE, Ukraine (AP) — Four months after Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over rebel-held eastern Ukraine, The Associated Press has obtained video that shows how close the burning passenger jet came to hitting village homes and suggests that residents first assumed it was a Ukrainian military plane that had been struck. The amateur...

    First Truckload of Wreckage from MH17 Removed from Crash Site
    Nov16

    First Truckload of Wreckage from MH17 Removed from Crash Site

    Local emergency services in eastern Ukraine have removed the first pieces of wreckage from Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 which crashed in July. The parts are bound for the Netherlands, where investigators will reconstruct the airliner to try to find the cause of the crash. All 298 people on board were killed, two thirds of them Dutch citizens....

    Russia Isolated Over Ukraine at G20
    Nov16

    Russia Isolated Over Ukraine at G20

    The G20 Summit in Brisbane, Australia, comes to a close on Sunday…with world leaders signing a family photo. During two days of meetings, they agreed to boost flagging global growth, tackle climate change and crack down on tax avoidance. But ties between the West and Russia plummeted to a new low over the crisis in eastern Ukraine. U.S....

    As world leaders put the heat on him at G-20, the usually tardy Putin leaves early
    Nov16

    As world leaders put the heat on him at G-20, the usually tardy Putin leaves early

    MOSCOW — Citing a long flight home and the need to catch a few hours of sleep, Russian President Vladimir Putin departed the Group of 20 summit in Australia early Sunday, after fielding a barrage of criticism from Western leaders over Russia’s involvement in Ukraine. Read full article >> …read more Source: The Washington...

    Dutch Investigators Collect Debris From Malaysian Plane Downed Over Ukraine
    Nov16

    Dutch Investigators Collect Debris From Malaysian Plane Downed Over Ukraine

    The wreckage from the Malaysia Airlines jet that was shot down will be sent to the Netherlands, where officials will study it as part of the investigation. …read more Source: The New York...

    Fisher: Vladimir Putin’s global antics overshadow G20′s economic agenda
    Nov16

    Fisher: Vladimir Putin’s global antics overshadow G20′s economic agenda

    BRISBANE, Australia — Prime Minister Stephen Harper may be slowly moving toward acceptance of more environmental-friendly policies ahead of next fall’s federal election. The prime minister once again Sunday hailed an agreement reached by the U.S. and China last week to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. It was the first concrete sign that a...

    Six Canadian Navy members in Turkey fight fire, evacuate burning building
    Nov16

    Six Canadian Navy members in Turkey fight fire, evacuate burning building

    ANTALYA, Turkey – The federal government says six Royal Canadian Navy members sprang into action to battle a fire while dining on shore in Turkey, dousing flames and evacuating a burning building. National Defence says the crew members of HMCS Toronto were eating at a restaurant during a port visit in Antalya on Friday when they spotted the...

    MH17 Video Captures The Moments After Airplane Was Downed In Ukraine
    Nov16

    MH17 Video Captures The Moments After Airplane Was Downed In Ukraine

    A just-released video depicts the moments after Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was downed near the village of Hrabove, Ukraine, July 17, the Associated Press reported. Residents can be seen running to the area where MH17 crashed. A large cloud of black smoke and burning wreckage can be seen in the background with debris strewn across a street near...

    Video of MH17 being shot down shows alarm in Ukraine
    Nov16

    Video of MH17 being shot down shows alarm in Ukraine

    Four months after Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over rebel-held eastern Ukraine, The Associated Press has obtained video that shows how close the burning passenger jet came to hitting village homes and suggests that residents first assumed it was a Ukrainian military plane that had been struck. …read more Source: New York Daily...