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Train with plane crash bodies leaves rebel town

Train with plane crash bodies leaves rebel town

Deputy head of the OSCE mission to Ukraine Alexander Hug, center back to the camera, speaks to a member of Netherlands' National Forensic Investigations Team on the platform as a refrigerated train loaded with bodies of the passengers departs the station in Torez, eastern Ukraine, 15 kilomet…

July 21, 2014 3:46 pm
Train with plane crash bodies leaves rebel town

Train with plane crash bodies leaves rebel town

A pro-Russian rebel speaks on the phone as a refrigerated train loaded with bodies of the passengers departs the station in Torez, eastern Ukraine, 9 miles from the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 on Monday.

July 21, 2014 3:46 pm
Dutch anger swells at treatment of Ukraine bodies

Dutch anger swells at treatment of Ukraine bodies

A Schiphol security worker, at left, signs a condolence register at Schiphol airport in Amsterdam, Sunday, July 20, 2014. An attack on a Malaysian jetliner shot down over Ukraine on Thursday killed 298 people from nearly a dozen nations, more than half being Dutch. Worshippers at church serv…

July 21, 2014 1:46 pm
Dutch anger swells at treatment of Ukraine bodies

Dutch anger swells at treatment of Ukraine bodies

People look at flowers laid in memory of Willem Grootscholten, a victim of flight MH17, who worked for 12 years as a bouncer at the cannabis-selling cafe Andersom in Utrecht, Netherlands, Sunday, July 20, 2014. An attack on a Malaysian jetliner shot down over Ukraine on Thursday killed 298 p…

July 21, 2014 1:46 pm
Dutch anger swells at treatment of Ukraine bodies

Dutch anger swells at treatment of Ukraine bodies

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte, right, shakes hands with Dutch Justice Minister Ivo Opstelten, second left, at the start of a meeting in The Hague, Netherlands, Monday, July 21, 2014. Rutte briefed lawmakers about his government's response to Thursday's downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 1…

July 21, 2014 1:46 pm
Dutch anger swells at treatment of Ukraine bodies

Dutch anger swells at treatment of Ukraine bodies

Dutch King Willem-Alexander, left, Queen Maxima, center, and Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte, far right, leave a meeting in Nieuwegein, near the central city of Utrecht, Netherlands, Monday, July 21, 2014. Relatives of Dutch victims killed in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 were m…

July 21, 2014 1:46 pm
Dutch anger swells at treatment of Ukraine bodies

Dutch anger swells at treatment of Ukraine bodies

Dutch King Willem-Alexander, left, shakes hands with Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte, right, as they leave a meeting together with Queen Maxima, center, in Nieuwegein, near the central city of Utrecht, Netherlands, Monday, July 21, 2014. Relatives of Dutch victims killed in the downing of Ma…

July 21, 2014 1:46 pm
Dutch anger swells at treatment of Ukraine bodies

Dutch anger swells at treatment of Ukraine bodies

THE HAGUE, Netherlands | The families and friends of Dutch citizens blown out of the sky above Ukraine poured out their grief and anger Monday at a meeting with their monarch and political leaders.

July 21, 2014 1:46 pm Photos

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Dutch anger swells at treatment of Ukraine bodies

Dutch anger swells at treatment of Ukraine bodies

This undated photo provided by Silene Fredriksz-Hoogzand on Sunday, July 20, 2014, shows Bryce Fredriksz, right, and his girlfriend Daisy Oehlers. Fredriksz-Hoogzand, whose son Bryce and his girlfriend Daisy Oehlers were killed when a Malaysian jetliner was shot down over Ukraine on Thursday…

July 21, 2014 1:46 pm
Dutch anger swells at treatment of Ukraine bodies

Dutch anger swells at treatment of Ukraine bodies

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte awaits the start of a meeting in The Hague, Netherlands, Monday, July 21, 2014. Rutte briefed lawmakers about his government's response to Thursday's downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 that claimed 193 Dutch lives. Rutte says he has made it 'crystal clear'…

July 21, 2014 1:46 pm
EPA: Petcoke piles violate Clean Air Act

EPA: Petcoke piles violate Clean Air Act

Petroleum coke, or petcoke, in late October is watered down where it is stored along the Calumet River on Chicago's Southeast Side. The EPA on Tuesday said the piles violate the Clean Air Act.

June 04, 2014 8:01 am
Pollution board to consider Quinn's petcoke regs

Pollution board to consider Quinn's petcoke regs

Petroleum coke, or petcoke, in late October is watered down where it is stored along the Calumet River on Chicago's Southeast Side. The byproduct of oil refining has been piling up along Midwest shipping channels and sparked waves of environmental concerns.

January 23, 2014 7:13 am
Deal requires removal of Chicago's 'petcoke' piles

Deal requires removal of Chicago's 'petcoke' piles

Petroleum coke, or petcoke, in late October is watered down where it is stored along the Calumet River on Chicago's Southeast Side. The byproduct of oil refining has been piling up along Midwest shipping channels and sparked waves of environmental concerns.

December 19, 2013 7:52 am
Piles of Midwest 'petcoke' raising residents' ire

Piles of Midwest 'petcoke' raising residents' ire

Petroleum coke, or petcoke, in late October is watered down where it is stored along the Calumet River on Chicago's Southeast Side. The byproduct of oil refining has been piling up along Midwest shipping channels and sparked waves of environmental concerns. The rapid increase in petcoke pile…

November 25, 2013 4:48 pm
Piles of Midwest 'petcoke' raising residents' ire

Piles of Midwest 'petcoke' raising residents' ire

A large mound of petroleum coke, or petcoke, is seen in the background near a residential neighborhood on Chicago's Southeast Side. The volume and size of petcoke piles has grown sharply — especially in the Midwest and has sparked new waves of environmental concerns.

November 25, 2013 4:48 pm
Piles of Midwest 'petcoke' raising residents' ire

Piles of Midwest 'petcoke' raising residents' ire

Petroleum coke, or petcoke, is stored in late October on barges on the Calumet River near the Chicago Skyway Bridge in Chicago. The grainy black byproduct of oil refining has been piling up along Midwest shipping channels and sparking a new wave of environmental concerns. The volume and size…

November 25, 2013 4:48 pm
Piles of Midwest 'petcoke' raising residents' ire

Piles of Midwest 'petcoke' raising residents' ire

Susanna Gomez, 37, puts a sock on her 5-year-old daughter, Mariah Burgos, as she talks about living near the the Calumet River and industrial sites on Chicago's Southeast Side where petroleum coke, or petcoke, is stored. Listening to the interview is Gomez's 3-year-old grandson Aerien Pachec…

November 25, 2013 4:48 pm
Chicago council approves $500M Wrigley renovations

Chicago council approves $500M Wrigley renovations

CHICAGO | Chicago's City Council gave final approval Wednesday to a $500 million renovation of historic Wrigley Field that includes its first massive Jumbotron, improved facilities for the players in the bowels of the 99-year-old ballpark and a hotel across the street.

July 24, 2013 5:00 pm
Chicago council approves $500M Wrigley renovations

Chicago council approves $500M Wrigley renovations

An artist rendering provided May 1 by the Cubs showed planned renovations at Wrigley Field. On Wednesday, Chicago City Council aldermen are set to vote on proposed renovations at the historic ballpark. Under the deal, the Cubs agreed not to erect outfield signs in addition to a Jumbotron in …

July 24, 2013 1:16 pm
Indianapolis aims to become top center for cricket

Indianapolis aims to become top center for cricket

INDIANAPOLIS | The Midwestern city best known for its basketball and auto racing is gearing up for a proper game of cricket — the ball-and-bat sport most Americans know only from British films or by surfing through international sports channels.

July 04, 2013 5:00 pm
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