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Malaysia Plane Crash

Malaysia Plane Crash

Ongoing coverage of the Malaysia Airlines plane that was shot down by a missile over Ukraine, killing 298

MH17 a "Global Tragedy": President Obama

During a press conference Friday addressing the ill-fated Malaysia Airlines flight that was shot down over Ukraine Thursday, President Barack Obama said Flight 17 was brought down by a surface-to-air missile that was launched in an area out of Ukraine controlled by pro-Russian separatists. Conan Nolan reports for NBC4 News at 5 p.m. Friday, July 18, 2014.