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MH17 crash: Investigators must have full access to Ukraine site, Malaysian PM says

 More than a week after Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 came down in eastern Ukraine, Malaysian investigators have not yet been able to access the entire crash site, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said Saturday.

2 U.S. soldiers killed in Afghanistan

Two U.S. Army soldiers were killed Thursday in Afghanistan, the Department of Defense said.

Carjackers run over, kill 3 kids in Philadelphia

Three children helping their mother operate a fruit stand were killed Friday when a stolen SUV plowed into a small crowd on a street corner.

U.S. Embassy in Libya evacuates personnel

The U.S. Embassy in Libya evacuated its personnel on Saturday because of heavy militia violence raging in the capital, Tripoli, the State Department said.

ISIS destroys Jonah's tomb in Iraq, officials say

If you blink during the video, you might miss the moment an explosion destroys what is said to have been the tomb of Jonah, a key figure in Christianity, Judaism and Islam.

Viral Video: Groovin' grandpa gets down

We dare you to try not to smile watching the groovin' grandpa dance his way into hearts. He is a man who may need two canes to get around, but not to "get down."

Doctor shoots patient who shot, killed woman at Pennsylvania hospital

Psychiatrist Lee Silverman may have saved lives Thursday afternoon, when a patient opened fire in a suburban Philadelphia hospital.

Man allegedly attacks girlfriend with machete, breaks dogs leg

A man was arrested after he allegedly assaulted his girlfriend with a machete and broke their dog's leg Tuesday night in Wickenburg.

Obama weighs sending National Guard to border

 The Obama administration, after initially resisting the idea, is weighing whether to deploy National Guard troops to the southern border to help address a surge of migrant youth from Central America, many of them unaccompanied, a White Ho

Comedic spelling mistake on UC Berkeley diploma goes viral

Alex Harris' UC Berkeley diploma is a little different than most because, as he puts it, "There's a small typo in it".