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The debris found on Reunion in the Indian Ocean has been taken to France for inspection. Part of a suitcase also was found.TNS

Investigators nearly certain plane debris is from missing Malaysia jet

BEIJING — The cold case known as Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 has been jolted by a piece of flotsam that washed ashore, and now investigators are scrambling again. Authorities in France plan to examine what appears to be part of a wing that was found on a beach on Reunion, an island in the Indian Ocean, to see if i …

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Former campus officer pleads not guilty in traffic stop shooting (w/video)

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Confederate flags left near Rev. Martin Luther King's church (w/video)

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  1. Super PACs collect millions in race for White House

    Nation

    Acting as shadow campaigns, the political committees backing the major presidential candidates supported them with tens of millions of dollars in chartered planes, luxury hotel suites, opposition research, high-priced lawyers and more, spending reports showed Friday.

  2. Rivals of Islamic State attack unit supported by U.S. (w/video)

    World

    BAGHDAD — A Syrian insurgent group at the heart of the Pentagon's effort to fight the Islamic State came under intense attack Friday from a different hard-line insurgent faction, a serious blow to the Obama administration's plans to create a reliable military force inside Syria.

  3. First-class stamps to cost 49 cents for next eight months, then price will be rolled back

    Nation

    WASHINGTON — The 49-cent stamp has eight more months of life until the U.S. Postal Service has to roll the price back, the effect of a ruling that allows the post office to collect $1.1 billion to cover its recession-related losses.

  4. Zimbabwe: American lion killer's extradition being sought (w/video)

    World

    HARARE, Zimbabwe — Zimbabwe will seek the extradition of an American dentist who killed a lion that was lured out of a national park and caused international outrage, a Cabinet minister said Friday.

    Palmer said he counted on guides to be sure the hunt was legal.
  5. Key voting rights test now in federal judge's hands

    Nation

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A federal trial that may help shape voting rights protections across the country in the 2016 elections and beyond came to a close here Friday, with the Justice Department and civil rights groups charging that North Carolina deliberately sought to suppress black voting with a new election law, …