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August 6, 2015 8:40 AM MH370 Mystery: Families Frustrated by Mixed Messages About Reunion Find

The plane part — a wing fragment from a Boeing 777 — was sent from the Indian Ocean island of Reunion to France for analysis. Malaysia's prime minister came out late Wednesday saying that experts "conclusively confirmed" the fragment "is indeed from MH370." French officials, however, were far more circumspect. Serge Mackowiak, a deputy prosecutor in France 38

August 6, 2015 1:07 AM MH370: What's next in the investigation?

How investigators will examine possible MH370 debris On the surface, the discovery on a Reunion Island beach is just what investigators have been waiting for -- the first physical piece of evidence since Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 vanished en route to Beijing in March 2014 with 239 people aboard. Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said authorities 58

August 6, 2015 12:12 AM NASA: Seats on Russian rockets will cost us $490 million

NASA told Congress on Wednesday that it will have to spend half a billion dollars to pay Russia to fly astronauts to the International Space Station. NASA Administrator Charles Bolden sent a letter to Congress saying the agency would need to pay $490 million to Russia for six seats on Soyuz rockets for U.S. astronauts to fly through 2017. That comes 33

August 5, 2015 11:25 PM NASA renews contract with Russia

The American space agency is extending its contract with the Russian Federal Space Agency to transport U.S. astronauts to the International Space Station for the foreseeable future, according NASA Administrator Charles Bolden Jr. In a letter to congressional leaders who oversee NASA's funding on Wednesday, Bolden writes that because of continued reductions 22

August 5, 2015 10:47 PM Wing flap found on island traced to missing Malaysian jet

Azharuddin Abdul Rahman, director general of Malaysia's Department Civil Aviation, arrives at the Directorate General of Armaments (DGA) Aeronautical Technical Center in Balm, France to begin examining a wing part which washed ashore on Reunion Island to see if came from missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370. Members of the media watch as a white van, accompanied 59

August 5, 2015 9:40 PM NASA says it needs $490 million for seats on Russian rockets

WASHINGTON (AP) — NASA is asking Congress for another half billion dollars to pay Russia to fly astronauts to the International Space Station. NASA Administrator Charles Bolden on Wednesday sent a letter to Congress requesting $490 million to pay for six seats on Soyuz rockets for astronauts to fly through 2017. That comes to nearly $82 million a seat, up from $71 million 15

August 5, 2015 7:41 PM Wing fragment is from Flight 370, Malaysia says

The wing fragment that washed ashore last week on a remote Indian Ocean beach is a piece of the Malaysia Airlines jetliner that disappeared under mysterious circumstances more than 16 months ago, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said Wednesday. “The international team of experts have conclusively confirmed that the aircraft debris found on Reunion 42

August 5, 2015 7:34 PM Wreckage 'conclusively confirmed' as from MH370: Malaysia PM

Debris found on an Indian Ocean island last week is from MH370, Malaysia's prime minister announced on Thursday, confirming for the first time that the plane which mysteriously disappeared 17 months ago had crashed. "Today, 515 days since the plane disappeared, it is with a very heavy heart that I must tell you that an international team of experts has conclusively 72

August 5, 2015 6:35 PM MH370: What Is the Part of the Missing Plane That Was Found on Reunion Island

The plane part that was discovered on Reunion Island off the coast of Madagascar was determined to be part of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, Malaysian officials announced Wednesday. So what exactly is the piece that was found? Malaysia Airlines referred to the Boeing 777 airplane component as a “flaperon.” Located on the rear edge of the wing, the flaperon 36

August 5, 2015 5:57 PM Malaysia confirms plane debris is from Flight MH370

KUALA LUMPUR Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak confirmed on early on Thursday that a Boeing 777 wing segment discovered in the Indian Ocean island of Reunion is from the missing Flight MH370, the first real breakthrough in the search for the plane that disappeared 17 months ago. "The international team of experts have conclusively confirmed that the aircraft 16