Mexico's rights agency says police killed 22 at ranch

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Federal police killed at least 22 people on a ranch last year, then moved bodies and planted guns to corroborate the official account that the deaths happened in a gunbattle, Mexico's human rights commission said Thursday.

  • Written by LULU OROZCO, Associated Press CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN, Associated Press

Experts use drift modeling to define new MH370 search zone

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Experts hunting for the missing Malaysian airliner are attempting to define a new search area by studying where in the Indian Ocean the first piece of wreckage recovered from the lost Boeing 777 — a wing flap — most likely drifted from after the disaster that claimed 239 lives, the new leader of the search said.

  • Written by ROD McGUIRK, Associated Press

FDA tests confirm hepatitis A in scallops from Philippines

HONOLULU (AP) — U.S. Food and Drug Administration tests found hepatitis A in scallops from the Philippines, which have been identified as the likely source of an outbreak of the virus in Hawaii.

  • Written by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER, Associated Press