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Plane Lost, Uncertainties Regained
The mystery of the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 is all the more troubling given how certain we seem to be about everything around us. Has technology inoculated us from reality?
How An Aircraft Can Fall From The Sky Midflight
There's much conjecture about what happened to Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370, which disappeared over the weekend. But planes can experience everything from bad weather to technical failures.
What Pepsi Can Teach Us About Soft (Drink) Power In Russia
The soft drink giant is one of the few big U.S. firms with major investments in Russia. And the reasons why say a lot about why the U.S. has less leverage in Russia than it might like.
QUIZ: What Came Out Of World War I?
World War I shook up the world in a dramatic way ? and from that chaos emerged inventions, words and other things we still use today. Can you identify them all?
Drug Cartel Boss Dies A Second Time
Nazario Moreno, leader of the Knights Templar drug cartel, is dead ? again. He was wrongly confirmed dead in 2010, but now, Mexican authorities claim they know "100 percent" that they killed him.
Pending Russian Response, Kerry's Travel Plans Are Up In The Air
Before Secretary of State John Kerry agrees to visit Russia, the State Department says it wants to see concrete evidence that Russia's ready for serious discussions on ending the crisis in Ukraine.
In Crimea, Public Relations Can Be As Dangerous As Politics
In Ukraine, a dangerous "information war" is being waged by volunteers who are trying to win support in Crimea, where there is a near-total information blackout of pro-Ukrainian opinions.
The Challenges Of Recovering An Airliner Out Of Thin Air
Mark Rosenker, former chairman of the National Transportation and Security Board and CBS news consultant, explains the difficulties involved in the search for the vanished Malaysian airplane.
Broadening Search for Malaysian Airliner Still Yields Only Theories
As dozens of ships and aircraft search a widening swath of the Pacific Ocean, few details are known about the fate of a Malaysia Airlines flight that disappeared Friday.
What If Ukraine Still Had Nuclear Weapons?
Ukraine gave up its nuclear weapons two decades ago when Russia and the U.S. pledged to respect its sovereignty. Amid the current crisis with Russia, some Ukrainians now say that was a mistake.
Edward Snowden Tells SXSW He'd Leak Those Secrets Again
The former NSA contractor, who has revealed large amounts of classified information about U.S. surveillance programs, appeared by video from Russia.
Mexican Drug Lord Shot Dead ... For Second Time
Nazario Moreno Gonzalez, who authorities thought was killed in 2010, was very much alive on Sunday, police say. He was living, that is, until officers apparently killed him again.
Will Blood Be Shed In Crimea Before Diplomacy Can Work?
Russian President Vladimir Putin continues to deflect the concerns of Western leaders. Meanwhile, fears grow about confrontations between pro-Russian and pro-Ukrainian groups.
Fate Of Missing Malaysia Airlines Plane Still A Mystery
The jet with 239 people on board disappeared early Saturday on a flight to Beijing. So far, a search in the sea between Malaysia and Vietnam hasn't turned up any definitive sign.
Military Conflict Decisions: Why Weakness Leads To Aggression
Can a behavioral economics theory explain military standoffs such as the one in Crimea? Research on military conflicts shows that weakness, not strength, often leads to aggression.
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The week in 32 photos
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10 amazing stories
They clean up rivers, build homes for disabled veterans and bring health care to some of the darkest parts of the world.
Photos: In their own words
The top 10 CNN Heroes of 2013
'Broken' veterans come back strong
As he watched wounded troops being brought inside the hospital on stretchers, Michael Conklin couldn't believe what he was seeing.
New shoes for 10,000 homeless kids
Nicholas Lowinger, 15, has provided new shoes to more than 10,000 homeless children since 2010.
Deadbeat dads get a second chance
Marcus Dixon refers to the tattoos on his face as the "art of war": an eye etched on his forehead, five stars down the left side of his face, and the words "don't cry" on his eyelids.
Life's a blur -- literally -- for these kids
Yash Gupta, 17, collects used eyeglasses and donates them to children in need.
N. K. defends missile launches
North Korea on Wednesday defended its string of short-range missile and rocket launches in recent weeks that have drawn criticism from South Korea and the United States.
Aid group banned in Myanmar state
Medicins Sans Frontieres has been banned from operating in Myanmar's strife-torn Rakhine State, following official accusations the aid organization is biased towards the state's persecuted Rohingya minority.
11 killed in attack on Pakistan court
At least 11 people have been killed and dozens wounded in a suicide attack Monday on a court building in the Pakistani capital, authorities said.
'The night I invented 3D printing'
Call him Charlie, Charles, Chuck -- whatever you want. It's all okay with him.
Tupac and Sinatra: Back from dead?
Is that Tupac and Sinatra performing live? How did that happen?! Meet Eyeliner: the optical system that can bring the dead back to life.
The coolest tech arriving in 2014
From wearable technology to space tourism, 2014 will be a year of significant technological leaps. We take a look through some of the most ground-breaking developments of the year ahead.
Do you tinker with time?
Feeling your time zone doesn't fit quite right? Turns out you're not alone. Whether it's farmers in India, office workers in Spain or stock brokers in California, people are tinkering with time.
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