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US, China, Other Nations Searching for Missing Airliner

The United States, China and other countries have dispatched rescue ships to the Java Sea to help Indonesia search for the missing AirAsia passenger jet that crashed during a storm Sunday. Indonesian rescue workers pulled several bodies from the choppy seas Tuesday and collected debris from the aircraft floating on the surface. A U.S. Navy destroyer, the USS Sampson, arrived on the scene to assist in finding the aircraft, which had 162 people on board. The destroyer is equipped with sonar...

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