While such situations are rare, the puzzling disappearance of Malaysia Flight 370 is not the first time a plane has vanished without a trace. Here are nine cases of mysterious plane disappearances and disasters.
The boy wears an expressionless porcelain face and holds his right arm outstretched.
Standing still, he could be a clothing store dummy. But crank the handle on the box below, and row after row of brass wheels begin to turn.
According to ancient legend, Iceland was once an immortal battlefield, with gods waging war in lava fields.
Plumes of lava represented souls flung out from the inferno, while volcanoes were portals to hell.
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A classified analysis of electronic and satellite data, conducted by the United States and Malaysian governments, calculates Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 likely crashed into the Indian Ocean on one of two possible flight paths, CNN has le
Retired teacher Kermit Bouillion is on the Lafayette parish school board, and even with all of the controversy that has surrounded the board lately he says he's running again. Bouillion was one of the people that helped bring superint