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WATCH: Wreckage Of Costa Concordia Begins Its Final Voyage

The harbor of Isola del Giglio, after the wreck of the Costa Concordia cruise ship was towed away. Italy's once-luxurious Costa Concordia cruise liner embarked on its last voyage on Wednesday. hide caption

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WATCH: Wreckage Of Costa Concordia Begins Its Final Voyage

More than two years after the luxury liner wrecked off the Italian island of Giglio, it is being moved to a salvage yard in the port of Genoa.

Dutch Day Of Mourning, As Remains Of Some MH17 Victims Come Home

Ukrainian soldiers stand next to coffins carrying the remains of victims of the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 crash during a ceremony at the airport of Kharkiv, Ukraine, on Wednesday. The first plane carrying bodies from downed plane left eastern Ukraine for the Netherlands following a sombre ceremony. hide caption

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Dutch Day Of Mourning, As Remains Of Some MH17 Victims Come Home

In its first national day of mourning in more than half a century, the Netherlands came to a standstill as two planes carrying the remains of some victims landed in Eindhoven.

Congress, Biden Aim For Job Training That Actually Leads To Jobs

Vice President Joe Biden, accompanied by New Hampshire Gov. Maggie Hassan, greets Enis Sullivan, 101, during his visit to XMA Corp. on March 25 in Manchester, N.H. hide caption

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Congress, Biden Aim For Job Training That Actually Leads To Jobs

The vice president is traveling the country to learn about the best ways to train workers. He announced the results Tuesday as the president signed a workforce training bill into law.

California Nurses Union Braces For Contract Battle

Members of the California Nurses Association say they rallied in Sacramento in May to raise public awareness of their concerns about patient care in California hospitals. hide caption

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California Nurses Union Braces For Contract Battle KQED

The largest union of nurses in California starts contract negotiations Thursday with Kaiser Permanente's hospitals. Talks went smoothly four years ago, but this round will likely be more contentious.

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