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William Clay Ford, a descendant of auto industry pioneer Henry Ford and owner of the Detroit Lions, has died at age 88. He bought the NFL team in 1963.
There are an estimated 80,000 abandoned buildings scattered throughout Detroit. As the city tries to navigate bankruptcy, part of its recovery plan involves deconstruction and demolition.
Vietnamese aircraft spotted what they suspected was one of the doors of a missing Boeing 777 on Sunday, while questions emerged on how passengers managed to board plane with stolen passports.
Pro-Russian groups used whips to attack pro-Ukrainian demonstrators in Sevastastopol, on Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula, the BBC says. Ukraine's interim prime minister plans to visit the U.S. this week.
Vietnamese air force planes spotted two large oil slicks Saturday in the region where a Malaysia Airlines jetliner disappeared, the first sign that the plane had crashed.
Members of pro-Russian forces and Ukraine's military have avoided violence in what's seen as a dangerous situation. Diplomats are still working to find a solution.
Malaysia Airlines said Friday night it lost contact with a plane carrying 227 passengers and 12 crew on its way from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing.
Sochi 2014 is back for round two with the Paralympic Winter Games, which will feature 547 athletes from 45 countries this week.
If you go on Craigslist these days, you'll sometimes see stuff for sale by people who say they need the money after their federal unemployment benefits ran out.
There were 175,000 jobs added to payrolls last month. That's about 25,000 more than economists forecast. The unemployment rate, though, edged up to 6.7 percent.
The vote fell short of the 60 necessary to move ahead on the legislation, which would have stripped senior military commanders of their authority to prosecute rapes and other serious offenses.
Crimea's parliament on Thursday rammed through what amounted to a declaration of independence from Ukraine. President Obama called the move a violation of international law.
Venezuelan expats react to violent protests that have rattled their native country in recent weeks
An Army general accused of sexual assault is pleading guilty to three lesser charges, but maintains his innocence on five remaining counts.
An American actress won a court order to force Google to remove the film "The Innocence of Muslims" from YouTube, but the company plans to fight back.