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March 28th, 2014
05:47 PM ET

Pilots' psychological testing probed

MH370 investigators are focusing on the mental state of the pilots to see if the plane could have been sabotaged. CNN's Pamela Brown reports.

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March 28th, 2014
05:37 PM ET

Flight 370 families struggling to cope

The families of MH370 passengers find their emotions see-sawing between shock, grief, and rage. CNN's Jim Sciutto speaks with Dr. Sanjay Gupta about the physical impact of grief.

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March 28th, 2014
05:23 PM ET

Obama to Putin: Pull back from Ukraine

President Obama sent a direct message to Russia President Vladimir Putin Friday: do not press further into Ukraine. CNN's Jim Sciutto and Karl Penhaul discuss.

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March 28th, 2014
04:00 PM ET

Conspiracy theories surround Flight 370

Law professor Cass Sunstein delves into some of the conspiracy theories surrounding missing Flight MH370.

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March 27th, 2014
05:27 PM ET

Obama meets Pope Francis

In other world news, President Obama made his second trip to the Vatican as president, the ninth American leader to visit the pope.
He and the first family met Pope Benedict back in the summer of 2009.
Now, nearly five years later, Obama returned to pay respects to a man he said he greatly admired, Pope Francis.

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