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A closed desk of Malaysian airlines is seen at Schiphol airport in Amsterdam, Thursday, July 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Phil Nijhuis)
A closed desk of Malaysian airlines is seen at Schiphol airport in Amsterdam, Thursday, July 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Phil Nijhuis)
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Why didn’t airlines avoid risky Ukraine airspace?

The possibility that the civilian jetliner downed over war-torn eastern Ukraine with nearly 300 people onboard was hit by a missile could have profound consequences for the world's airlines.

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Malaysia Airlines jet. ( (Photo by How Foo Yeen/Getty Images)
Malaysia Airlines jet. ( (Photo by How Foo Yeen/Getty Images)
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Malaysia Airlines changes routes over Europe

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- Malaysia Airlines says that in the wake of the shooting down of one of its passenger jets over Ukraine, it has changed the route it planes will take on flights to and from Europe.

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A flag flies half-staff in The Hague, Netherlands, Friday, July 18, 2014 as the country mourns at least 154 of its citizens killed when a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet was shot down in eastern Ukraine. (AP Photo/Phil Nijhuis)
A flag flies half-staff in The Hague, Netherlands, Friday, July 18, 2014 as the country mourns at least 154 of its citizens killed when a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet was shot down in eastern Ukraine. (AP Photo/Phil Nijhuis)
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From nun to AIDS expert; Ukraine crash killed hundreds

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) -- International passengers from all walks of life, from a prominent AIDS researcher and soccer fans to a nun and a florist, were aboard Malaysia Airlines Flight 17.

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Ukrainian coal miners search the site of a crashed Malaysia Airlines passenger plane near the village of Rozsypne, Ukraine, eastern Ukraine Friday, July 18, 2014.  (AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky)
Ukrainian coal miners search the site of a crashed Malaysia Airlines passenger plane near the village of Rozsypne, Ukraine, eastern Ukraine Friday, July 18, 2014. (AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky)
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Woman loses relatives in 2 Malaysia air disasters

SYDNEY (AP) -- In an almost incomprehensible twist of fate, an Australian woman who lost her brother in the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 learned on Friday that her stepdaughter was on the plane shot down over Ukraine.

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People walk by the venue of the 20th International AIDS Conference in Melbourne. Australia, Friday, July 18, 2014. (AP Photo/AAP Image, Joe Castro)
People walk by the venue of the 20th International AIDS Conference in Melbourne. Australia, Friday, July 18, 2014. (AP Photo/AAP Image, Joe Castro)
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AIDS conference attendees on downed Malaysian jet

SYDNEY (AP) -- World-renowned AIDS researchers and activists heading to an AIDS conference in Australia were on the Malaysian jetliner shot down over Ukraine, officials said Friday, news that sparked an outpouring of grief across the global scientific community.

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Former Italian Premier and Forza Italia (Go Italy) party leader Silvio Berlusconi during the recording of a tv-talk show.(AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
Former Italian Premier and Forza Italia (Go Italy) party leader Silvio Berlusconi during the recording of a tv-talk show.(AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
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Italian court acquits Berlusconi in sex case

MILAN (AP) -- An Italian appeals court on Friday acquitted former Premier Silvio Berlusconi in a sex-for-hire case, reversing a lower court conviction that had carried a seven-year prison sentence and a lifetime ban on holding political office.

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People inspect the crash site of a passenger plane near the village of Grabovo, Ukraine
People inspect the crash site of a passenger plane near the village of Grabovo, Ukraine (AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky)
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US official: Missile took down airliner in Ukraine

WASHINGTON (AP) -- American intelligence authorities believe a surface-to-air missile took down a passenger jet in eastern Ukraine on Thursday, a U.S. official said, but the Obama administration was still scrambling to confirm who launched the strike and whether there were American citizens killed in the crash.

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This image made from video released by the Israeli military shows troops after crossing into the Gaza Strip
This image made from video released by the Israeli military shows troops after crossing into the Gaza Strip (AP Photo/Israeli Defense Forces via AP video)
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Israel deepens Gaza push to destroy Hamas tunnels

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) -- Israeli troops pushed deeper into Gaza on Friday to destroy rocket launching sites and tunnels, firing volleys of tank shells and clashing with Palestinian fighters in a high-stakes ground offensive meant to weaken the enclave's Hamas rulers.

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FedEx truck. (Tim Boyle, Getty Images)
FedEx truck. (Tim Boyle, Getty Images)
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FedEx charged with assisting illegal pharmacies

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Federal authorities on Thursday charged FedEx with assisting illegal pharmacies by knowingly delivering painkillers and dangerous drugs to customers without prescriptions.

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Hillary Rodham Clinton talks to a supporter while signing copies of her book "Hard Choices", Thursday, July 17, 2014, in Ridgewood, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
Hillary Rodham Clinton talks to a supporter while signing copies of her book "Hard Choices", Thursday, July 17, 2014, in Ridgewood, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
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Clinton: Will have ‘specific agenda’ if she runs

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Hillary Rodham Clinton said Thursday if she decides to run for the White House in 2016 she will have "a very specific agenda" but acknowledged in an interview that the modern role of U.S. president has "gotten even bigger and more difficult."

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