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Malaysia Airline investigates report that missing co-pilot invited women into cockpit in 2011
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- Malaysia Airlines says it is investigating an Australia television report that the co-pilot on its missing flight had invited two women to stay in the cockpit for the duration of a flight two years ago....
Malaysia military says missing jet made it to Malacca Strait, far from last reported position
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- The Malaysian military has radar data showing the missing Boeing 777 jetliner changed course and made it to the Malacca Strait, hundreds of kilometers (miles) from the last position recorded by civilian authorities, according to a senior military official....
Malaysian military: missing jet made it to Malacca Strait, far from last reported position
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- Malaysian military: missing jet made it to Malacca Strait, far from last reported position....
Cracked beams, exposed wires among safety flaws found in Bangladesh garment factory checks
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) -- Inspections of Bangladesh garment factories under a new safety initiative have found cracked support beams, extra floors apparently built without permits and exposed electrical cables chewed by rats....
Japan marks 3rd anniversary of tsunami disaster; prime minister vows to boost reconstruction
TOKYO (AP) -- Prime Minister Shinzo Abe pledged to boost rebuilding efforts as the country marked the third anniversary Tuesday of a devastating earthquake and tsunami that left nearly 19,000 people dead, destroyed coastal communities and triggered a nuclear crisis....
Global stocks find firmer footing after China slowdown fears sell-off
LONDON (AP) -- Global stocks recovered their poise Tuesday following a sell-off the previous day when investors were particularly gripped by concerns over the Chinese economy....
Maoist rebels stoke Indian election worries with brazen ambush killing 20 soldiers
NEW DELHI (AP) -- Indian Maoist rebels ambushed paramilitary soldiers in a brazen daytime attack Tuesday, killing 20 at a camp in a remote central forest and putting authorities on alert just weeks before national elections....
Oil falls below $101 a barrel as analysts predict a rise in US stockpiles of crude
The price of oil dropped below $101 a barrel Tuesday on expectations U.S. crude stocks rose last week....
China picks owners, including Alibaba and Tencent, for 5 private banks in reform initiative
BEIJING (AP) -- Ten companies including Internet giants Alibaba and Tencent have been picked to invest in China's first five privately owned banks, the industry's chief regulator said Tuesday....
Swedish journalist shot to death in Afghan capital
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- A Swedish journalist was shot to death on Tuesday while he was talking to a translator on a street in Kabul, the second killing in two months to strike foreigners in an affluent and well-guarded area of the Afghan capital....