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Belgium detains person in Paris attacks probe...Bomb hoax diverts Air France flight...Slain NYPD officers honored



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BRUSSELS (AP) — Belgian authorities investigating their country's links to last month's attacks in Paris have searched a house in Brussels and detained an unidentified person for questioning. A federal prosecutor declined to provide details of the search or the person detained.

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Air France's CEO says a bomb scare aboard one of its jetliners today was the fourth hoax the airline has dealt with in recent weeks. The flight from Mauritius to Paris made an emergency landing in Kenya after a fake explosive rigged with cardboard, sheets of paper and a household timer was found in a lavatory.

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) — Five bodies have been recovered from the wreckage of a small plane in a central California orchard. The plane disappeared from radar yesterday as it was flying from San Jose to Las Vegas and sent a mayday call. The victims haven't been identified.

WESTPORT, Mass. (AP) — A 4-year-old boy has died in a blaze at a Massachusetts home that was the site of a fire that killed nine people more than 60 years ago. Fire officials say firefighters found the child dead in his second-floor bedroom. The boy's mother and 7-year-old sister were severely burned and a firefighter was treated for smoke inhalation. The home in Westport was the site of a fire that killed eight children and an adult in November 1952.

NEW YORK (AP) — Amid the sounds of bagpipes and sobs, New York City officials, family members and police have paid tribute to two officers who were shot to death a year ago today. Mayor Bill de Blasio and Police Commissioner Bill Bratton dedicated two bronze plaques inscribed with the names of officers Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos outside the entrance of Brooklyn's 84th Precinct. A wreath was placed at the intersection where the officers were killed while sitting in their cruiser.

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