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Anchored by Jake Tapper, The Lead airs at 4 p.m. ET on CNN.

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world lead

March 26th, 2014
04:18 PM ET

Best lead yet? Satellite spots possible debris field in search for Flight 370

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (CNN) - New satellite images provided by a French defense firm show 122 objects floating in the southern Indian Ocean, not far from other satellite sightings that could be related to missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, the Malaysian transport minister said Wednesday.

When photographed by the satellite on Sunday, the objects were scattered over 154 square miles (400 square kilometers), acting Transportation Minister Hishammuddin Bin Hussein said. That's about the size of Denver, Colorado.

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national lead

March 26th, 2014
02:09 PM ET

Governor: Death toll from landslide will rise significantly

Watch our full interview with Gov. Jay Inslee on CNN's "The Lead with Jake Tapper" at 4 p.m. ET

(CNN) – It has been four days since anyone has been pulled alive from the wall of mud that slammed two towns north of Seattle.

More than 175 people are still reported as missing, and the death toll stands at 24.

Based on what he has seen, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee expects that toll from Saturday’s disaster to rise significantly.

"I don't think anyone could reach any other conclusion," Inslee said in an interview with CNN's "The Lead with Jake Tapper."
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