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Prime Minister of Malaysia, Najib Razak leaves after a press conference on March 24, 2014 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (Photo by Rahman Roslan/Getty Images)

Malaysian PM: Malaysia Flight 370 Crashed In Southern Indian Ocean

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak says a new analysis of satellite data shows that the missing Malaysia Airlines plane plunged into the southern Indian Ocean.

03/24/2014

A Malaysia Airlines plane.  (Credit: ADEK BERRY/AFP/Getty Images)

Satellite Images Offer Possible Signs Of Wreckage From Missing Malaysian Plane

A satellite image released by China on Saturday offered the latest sign that wreckage from a Malaysia Airlines plane lost for more than two weeks could be in a remote stretch of the southern Indian Ocean where planes and ships have been searching for three days.

03/22/2014

Chinese relatives of passengers from the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 are stopped and escorted away by Malaysian police from entering the media center before the start of a press conference at a hotel near Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) in Sepang, outside Kuala Lumpur on March 19, 2014. (credit Mohd Rasfan/AFP/Getty Images)

Australian PM: Pair Of Objects Could Be Related To Missing Malaysian Airliner

Investigators are trying to restore files deleted last month from the home flight simulator of the pilot aboard the missing Malaysian plane to see if they shed any light on the disappearance, Malaysia’s defense minister said Wednesday.

03/19/2014

A Malaysia Airlines plane.  (Credit: ADEK BERRY/AFP/Getty Images)

Suspicions Abound As Search For Missing Malaysian Airliner Continues

Authorities also examined a flight simulator confiscated from the home of one of the pilots and dug through the background of all 239 people on board, as well as the ground crew that serviced the plane.

03/16/2014

A Malaysia Airlines plane.  (Credit: ADEK BERRY/AFP/Getty Images)

Investigators: Missing Malaysia Airlines Flight’s Movements Consistent With ‘Deliberate Action’

Officials in Malaysia are now saying they believe the missing plane’s movements following takeoff were deliberate but stopped short of saying it was hijacked.

03/15/2014

A crew member looks out the windows from a Malaysian Air Force CN235 aircraft during a search and rescue (SAR) operation to find the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 plane over the Strait of Malacca on March 14, 2014. Malaysia confirmed on March 14 that the search for a missing Malaysia Airlines plane had been expanded into the Indian Ocean, but declined to comment on US reports that the jet had flown for hours after going missing.  (Photo credit: MOHD RASFAN/AFP/Getty Images)

One Week After Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 Disappears, Suspicions, Questions Mount

Malaysian officials insisted that investigators had yet to reach a definitive conclusion on what radar and satellite data showed, and said the search was being expanded because efforts in current areas have not found any wreckage from the Boeing 777.

03/14/2014

Oil slicks have been spotted in an area near where a Malaysian Airlines plane went missing. (Credit CBS 2)

CBS News: Communications Systems On Malaysian Jet Shut Down Separately

CBS News correspondent Bob Orr reported the two systems used to track Flight 370 were shut down sequentially, just before the Boeing 777 apparently changed course and turned west.

03/13/2014

The two missing Malaysia Airlines flight passengers who were onboard with stolen passports have raised concern about the widespread, worldwide failure to screen for false documents. (Credit: CBS 2)

Stolen Passports In Malaysia Airlines Flight Raise Major Security Concerns

The stolen passports used by two passengers on the Malaysia Airlines flight that went missing last week has cast a troubling spotlight on a major gap.

03/11/2014

Oil slicks have been spotted in an area near where a Malaysian Airlines plane went missing. (Credit CBS 2)

U.S. Navy Dispatches Ship To Help In Search For Missing Malaysia Airlines Flight

Vietnamese air force planes on Saturday spotted two large oil slicks close to where a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 went missing earlier in the day, the first sign that the aircraft carrying 239 people had crashed.

03/08/2014

People stand beside the arrival board showing the flight MH370 (top-red) at the Beijing Airport after news of the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200 plane disapeared on March 8, 2014. Malaysia Airlines said a flight carrying 239 people from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing went missing early on March 8, and the airline was notifying next of kin in a sign it expected the worst. AFP PHOTO/Mark RALSTON        (Photo credit should read MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

Malaysia Airlines Flight To Beijing Goes Missing; 4 Americans, Including Infant On Board

The Boeing 777-200 aircraft, which was headed to Beijing from Kuala Lumpur, had 227 passengers — including two infants — and 12 crew members on board, the airline said in a statement to CBS News.

03/07/2014

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Man Charged In Christmas Day Shooting That Left 1 Dead On Long Island

A suspect has been arrested and charged in a Christmas Day shooting that left one man dead, and three others wounded, in Medford, Long Island.

03/07/2014

Smoke billows from the burning German embassy in Khartoum as a policeman stands next to a man preparing to extinguish the fire that was caused by protesters in Sudan demonstrating against a low-budget film mocking Islam on September 14, 2012. (Photo credit: ASHRAF SHAZLY/AFP/GettyImages)

Bloomberg Saddened, Not Surprised Over Middle East Uproar

Speaking Friday on his weekly WOR radio show, Mayor Michael Bloomberg said reaction from an anti-Islam film is “exactly what you should have expected.”

09/14/2012