Malaysia asks countries for data to help find jet
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysian authorities on Sunday examined a flight simulator that was confiscated from the home of one of the missing jetliner's pilots and asked governments to divulge sensitive radar data, warning that without it locating the plane in what is now a massive search area might be impossible.
Pilot suicide a taboo topic in past crash probes
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — As police investigate the two pilots of a Malaysian passenger jet that disappeared more than a week ago, a possibility they must consider is that one of them committed suicide by deliberately crashing the plane.
Will missing jet prompt change in aviation system?
NEW YORK (AP) — The disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 has exposed wide gaps in how the world's airlines — and their regulators — operate. But experts warn this isn't likely to be one of those defining moments that lead to fundamental changes.
Crimea votes on whether to secede from Ukraine
SIMFEROPOL, Ukraine (AP) — In a referendum watched closely around the world, residents of Ukraine's strategic Crimean Peninsula voted Sunday on whether to demand greater autonomy or seek to join Russia. The vote has been condemned as illegal by the United States and European countries.
US lags as commercial drones take off around globe
WASHINGTON (AP) — A small, four-rotor drone hovered over Washington Nationals players for a few days during spring training in Florida last month, taking publicity photos impossible for a human photographer to capture. But no one got the Federal Aviation Administration's permission first.
Colombian Carlos Betancur wins Paris-Nice race
NICE, France (AP) — Carlos Betancur became the first Colombian rider to win the Paris-Nice cycling race while Arthur Vichot took victory on the last stage on Sunday.
Bergsma wins final 5,000 World Cup race
HEERENVEEN, Netherlands (AP) — Olympic speedskating 10,000-meter champion Jorrit Bergsma won the final World Cup 5,000 race of the season Sunday to seal the title in the combined long-distance rankings.
Hall of Famer Schmidt recovering from skin cancer
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — Hall of Famer Mike Schmidt is recovering from an advanced form of skin cancer that kept him from being a guest instructor with the Philadelphia Phillies in spring training.
Providence beats Creighton 65-58 to win Big East
NEW YORK (AP) — Bryce Cotton was No. 2 to Doug McDermott in the Big East all season. He's No. 1 now.
Bruins top No. 4 Arizona 75-71 in Pac-12 final
LAS VEGAS (AP) — UCLA went into the season with the uncertainty that comes with a new coach. The Bruins suffered their share of setbacks, a notable one just a week earlier.