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EgyptAir Flight 804: Wreckage found, airline official says

CAIRO (CNN) -- [Breaking news update at 12:40 p.m.]Searchers have found the wreckage of EgyptAir Flight 804, airline Vice President Ahmed Adel told CNN's Christiane Amanpour in an exclusive interview from Cairo on Thursday.[Previous story, posted at 11:17 a.m.]EgyptAir Flight…

Woman follows GPS, drives car into lake

Following directions from her car's GPS, a 23-year-old Canadian woman drove her car into Lake Huron.The woman, who was not familiar with the area, was driving in Tobermory when she missed a right turn and drove straight down a boat…

Dog runs away, checks himself into day care

(CNN) -- Riley loves daycare.The 5-year-old golden retriever loves it so much, he walked over a mile to get there. Unannounced.The only problem was, Riley wasn't supposed to be there.He was supposed to be in the backyard of the Mostellers…

Google proposes 'professional women' emojis

LONDON (CNNMoney) -- Google has designed a new set of emojis depicting professional women to highlight "the diversity of women's careers" and combat sexism.The 13 proposed emojis -- unveiled on Tuesday -- show women in a range of jobs, including…

Instagram debuts new icons for its apps

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Out with the old, in with the new.Instagram unveiled its updated app icon, which will feature a simpler camera and a purple, pink and orange color scheme.The news was revealed Wednesday in a blog post on…

NASA's Kepler discovers 1,284 planets

(CNN) -- The Kepler mission has discovered 1,284 planets, the most exoplanets announced at one time, according to Princeton associate research scholar Timothy Morton during a NASA press conference. This more than doubles the number of previously confirmed planets from…

A boy and his service dog: Yearbook besties

(CNN) -- Presley the service dog is always at her owner's side, which is why she earned a spot alongside him in his middle-school yearbook.The goldendoodle accompanies 14-year-old Seph Ware to Good Hope Middle School in West Monroe, Louisiana, each…

Muslim girl called 'Isis' in high school yearbook

(CNN) -- Bayan Zehlif is not Isis. Or ISIS.But that's how the Muslim student discovered she was identified in the latest edition of the yearbook at her Rancho Cucamonga, California, high school.Zehlif posted a photo of her yearbook photo to…

Foster Farms recalling chicken nuggets

(CNN) -- Foster Farms is recalling more than 220,000 pounds of its cooked frozen chicken nuggets distributed throughout the Western United States.According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the chicken "may be contaminated with extraneous blue plastic and black rubber…