Summary Air traffic controllers lost track of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 not long after it left Kuala Lumpur, the capital of Malaysia, on its way to Beijing. The passengers are of 13 nationalities, the airline said. Nationalities and the number for each of passengers on the flight were:.
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Summary Flight MH370 went missing over waters between Malaysia and Vietnam en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing early Saturday. The slick was the largest of several in the area, he said. It was just south of the point where air traffic controllers lost contact with the plane.
Summary Indian sand artist Sudarshan Patnaik applies the final touches to a sand art sculpture he created wishing for the well being of the passengers of Malaysian Airlines flight MH370, on a beach in Puri, in the eastern Indian state of Odisha.
Summary a search aircraft by Vietnamese Air Force to look for missing Malaysia. The search effort has zeroed in on waters off the remote Vietnamese island of Tho Chu, near where two large oil slicks -- suspected to be caused by aircraft fuel -- as well as the suspected debris were spotted on the weekend.
Summary A military officer looks out a window during a search and rescue mission onboard an aircraft belonging to the Vietnamese airforce off Vietnam's Tho Chu island on March 10, 2014. "You shouldn't automatically think that the fact there were two people on the plane with false passports had anything to do with the disappearance of the plane," the diplomat said.
Summary Ma Yong'an, chairman of the Beijing-based China Calligraphy Artists Association, which co-organized the event in Kuala Lumpur, told China Daily that 13 people from the group of artists are members of the association. Following are profiles of some of the artists on board Flight MH370.
Summary "God.... The only thing I want is my father..... Nothing, but my father. I want my father back," she tweeted on Saturday.
Summary A military officer looks out a window during a search and rescue mission onboard an aircraft belonging to the Vietnamese airforce off Vietnam's Tho Chu island on March 10, 2014. "This incident happened more than two days ago, and we hope that the Malaysians can fully understand the urgency of China, especially of the family members, and can step up the speed of the investigation and increase efforts on search and rescue," Qin told reporters at a daily news briefing.
Summary The Nation, a Bangkok-based news agency, reported Monday that the group had sent an e-mail to journalists across China taking responsibility for the missing airplane, which disappeared Saturday with 239 passengers and crew on board, about an hour into its flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing. .
Summary Two suspects on Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 who used stolen passports had no record of entering Malaysia legally, officials say. The search has been expanded to the Straits of Malacca on the other side of the Malaysian peninsula in order to discount the possibility that the aircraft turned back to Malaysia airspace.
Summary Acting transport minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein said he had read about the claim made by the Chinese Martyrs' Brigade but said there was little grounds to believe it. The Brigade cites the grievances of China's Uighur minority people and the territorial and religious persecution they have suffered as the motivation for the attack.
Summary Security lapse might have been committed prior to the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370. Two passengers are being investigated over the incident after it was revealed they were traveling with stolen Austrian and Italian identity documents, according to Malaysian sources close to the probe.
Summary A newspaper vendor holds up a copy of the NY Post in front of the entrance to Bellevue Hospital October 24, 2014 in New York, the morning after it was confirmed that Craig Spencer, a member of Doctors Without Borders, who recently returned to New York from West Africa tested positive for Ebola.
Summary Egypt's President has called an urgent meeting to deal with the security situation in North Sinai. (CNN) -- At least 27 Egyptian security personnel were killed in a car bombing in the country's Sinai region, according to the Egyptian state media agency al Ahram.
Summary A Westmont man was ordered held on a $5 million bond Friday after being charged with vandalizing a synagogue in Lombard earlier in the week. John White, 40, was charged with a hate crime, criminal damage to property, a weapons violation and institutional vandalism, authorities said.
Summary A federal jury took less than an hour Friday to find Warren Ballentine guilty. The Chicago Sun-Times reports (http://bit.ly/1t9cwNw) prosecutors showed Ballentine, who broadcast from Durham, North Carolina, and others used straw buyers to secure mortgages on 28 properties they never intended to live in.