This time, the terrible news came in an email.
The families of victims on board the missing flight MH370 said Sunday they planned to hand-deliver a petition and personal letters to Malaysia's transportation minister urging the search for the plane be resumed.
It is nearly three years since Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 disappeared.
The decision to end the underwater search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 is "nothing short of irresponsible," according to a support group for family members of those who disappeared along with the doomed 777.
What happened to Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 before it dropped off radar?
At least two Canadians say they were turned away at the US border after revealing that they intended to go to the Women's March.
Protesters in the United States and around the world are joining marches Saturday to raise awareness of women's rights and other civil rights they fear could be under threat under Donald Trump's presidency.
A bus returning from a school trip hit a pylon of a bridge near Verona, in Northern Italy on Saturday, leaving at least 16 people dead, according to the country's state-run news agency.
Hundreds of thousands of people marched through Washington, D.C., and cities around the world Saturday to show support for women's rights and anger over the election of President Donald Trump.
Gambia's longtime leader, Yahya Jammeh, has left the country after stepping down as president, following tense negotiations amid the prospect of West African military intervention.
President Donald Trump has dodged his first big foreign policy challenge.
The total number of survivors is now at 11 as four people have been found dead and 20 others are still missing from Hotel Rigopiano.
On the streets, in small gatherings and in the halls of government, people around the globe weighed in on US President Donald Trump's inauguration Friday, anticipating how the real estate tycoon's policies may play out on the world stage. Here is some of the reaction -- including opposition, support and even indifference:
The Obama administration effectively halted the CIA drone attacks for the last eight months of its term, and now President Trump has to decide whether to restart them, write Peter Bergen and David Sterman
A magnitude 7.9 earthquake has struck west of Papua New Guinea.
ISIS fighters have destroyed part of the historic Roman amphitheater in the ancient city of Palmyra.
Prince William and his wife Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge will be returning to the British capital this year as they look to increase their official work on behalf of the Queen, Kensington Palace said Friday.
On January 9, after an investigation lasting over 21 months, a Senate subcommittee published a scathing report, finding that classified ads website Backpage.com knowingly facilitated online child sex trafficking on the "adult" section of its website.
In his final days hiding out in a compound in Pakistan, Osama bin Laden was still trying to control his global terrorist enterprise, while also taking an intense interest in the welfare of his some two dozen children from his five wives.
Japan's first ever homegrown commercial jetliner is facing yet another big delay.
China is aiming to own the race for space in the next decade.
Some movies rely on a single character to make a compelling experience. "Hidden Figures" has three key characters who could make any other movie on their own. So despite an overly calculated feel, the numbers add up in favor of this uplifting film, which celebrates America's pioneer spirit during the space race while delving into that era's shameful aspects vis-à-vis race and gender.
Vera Rubin, a pioneering astrophysicist who proved the existence of dark matter, had a gift for overcoming daunting challenges.
Space travel remains a distant reality for most of the world's population. But, next year, the sound and shape of your laughter could make it aboard the International Space Station.
Netherlands-based firm Open Platform for Architecture (OPA) is breaking conventions by building into the earth, rather than above it.