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MAS: "MH128 had not at any point been hijacked"

In a statement , Malaysia Airlines said "the operating captain was alerted by a cabin crew of a passenger attempting to enter the cockpit". The plane turned back to Melbourne airport when the incident began. "Safety and security are of utmost priority to Malaysia Airlines", the airlines said in a statement. The Boeing 777 plane has yet to be found and its location is one of the world's greatest aviation mysteries.



Costliest Congressional Race In History Sees First Debate

When it was Handel's turn, she began by stating that the issue was a defining one, a "fundamental difference", between liberals and conservatives. Last night they held their first debate. "I have been working on women's health issues for almost my entire life", Handel responded. Finally, she said: "I embrace the fact that I led the project".



Merkel explained its concern about the isolation of Qatar

Angela Merkel is ready to reinforce her image as the leader of a global anti-Trump alliance today with talks on free trade, climate protection and migration with the leaders of Argentina and Mexico. She added that Britain will still remain in Europe after Brexit, and that she wanted the country to remain a good partner. Merkel chuckled and replied that so far they had agreed on everything, but not that.



DOJ Claims Comey's Testimony on Attorney General Jeff Sessions Was Not Accurate

The White House wouldn't say Tuesday whether President Trump has confidence in Attorney General Jeff Sessions , a situation that didn't work out so well last month for then-FBI Director James B. According to the New York Times , Trump blamed Sessions for the involvement of Mueller in the Russian investigation. Alan Dershowitz, a professor at Harvard Law School, offered a potential defense of Trump's DOJ-targeted tweets.



Germany prepared for Brexit negotiations, says Merkel

Be proactive - Use the "Flag as Inappropriate" link at the upper right corner of each comment to let us know of abusive posts. European Council President Donald Tusk alluded to the March 2019 deadline for Brexit talks. Protracted negotiations over the formation of a new government - or even a second general election in 2017 - could put back the start of formal talks, squeezing even further the limited time available to forge a complex withdrawal agreement and a separate deal on future trade ...