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Plane Crash In Taiwan Kills Dozens, Leaving Some Survivors

Rescue crews work on the wreckage of TransAsia Airways Flight GE222, which crashed while attempting to land in stormy weather on the Taiwanese island of Penghu, late Wednesday. hide caption

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The Two-Way - News Blog

Plane Crash In Taiwan Kills Dozens, Leaving Some Survivors

A Taiwanese domestic flight that was attempting to land in bad weather related to a strong typhoon crashed near the runway Wednesday on an island off Taiwan's western coast.

The Epic 2,200-Mile Tour De France Is Also A Test Of Epic Eating

Spain's Alberto Contador eats a banana in as he rides in the pack during the sixth stage of the Tour de France on July 10, 2014. The cyclists aim to eat up to 350 calories an hour as they ride, and up to 9,000 calories a day. Laurent Cipriani/AP hide caption

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The Salt

The Epic 2,200-Mile Tour De France Is Also A Test Of Epic Eating

Tour de France cyclists need to eat up to 9,000 calories a day to maintain their health and weight during the race. But many teams hire chefs to elevate the meals to gourmet status.

New York Death Reignites Decades-Old Debate Over Neck Restraints

A memorial for Eric Garner rests on the pavement near the site of his death. The poster on the ground quotes Garner; video of the arrest shows him telling police officers he couldn't breathe, shortly before he lost consciousness. hide caption

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Law

New York Death Reignites Decades-Old Debate Over Neck Restraints

Last week, a man died after a police takedown that appeared to involve a prohibited chokehold. But police trainers say such restraints, when properly administered, are safer than many alternatives.

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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The Two-Way - News Blog

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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The Two-Way - News Blog

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.

A Plan To Untangle Our Digital Lives After We're Gone

A proposed law might determine what happens to our online accounts when we die. But the tech industry warns the measure could threaten the privacy of the deceased. hide caption

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All Tech Considered

A Plan To Untangle Our Digital Lives After We're Gone

In the digital age, our online accounts don't die with us. A proposed law might determine what does happen to them. But the tech industry warns the measure could threaten the privacy of the deceased.

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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Politics

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.

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