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If filed, plane lawsuits might not get heard in US

Relatives of Chinese passengers on board the missing Malaysia Airlines 370 wait in a room after walking out to protest the difficulties of communicating with Malaysian officials through video conferencing in Beijing, China, Wednesday, April 16, 2014. A robotic submarine looking for the lost Malaysian jet continued its second seabed search on Wednesday as up to 14 planes were to take to the skies for some of the final sweeps of the Indian Ocean for floating debris from the ill-fated airliner. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)

BEIJING (AP) — Since Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 went missing, some lawyers have claimed they can get several millions of dollars in damages for each lost passenger by taking the cases to the United States. But past lawsuits show U.S. federal courts are more likely to throw such cases out if the crashes happened overseas.

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UIC to officially open new baseball stadium

CHICAGO (AP) — Officials from the University of Illinois at Chicago are preparing to officially unveil the school’s new baseball stadium this week.

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White Sox slip past Red Sox 2-1 on error in 9th

Chicago White Sox's Alexei Ramirez celebrates after scoring the game-winning run off a throwing error by Boston Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts during the ninth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in Chicago. Chicago won 2-1. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

CHICAGO (AP) — Alexei Ramirez is finding different ways of helping the White Sox earn dramatic victories.

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White Sox wear Boston Strong on 1-year anniversary

Chicago White Sox's Paul Konerko wears a Boston Strong shirt during ceremonies before the White Sox's baseball game against the Boston Red Sox in Chicago on Tuesday, April 15, 2014, one year after the Boston Marathon bombings. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago White Sox have paid tribute to victims of the Boston Marathon bombing before their game against the Red Sox.

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White Sox OF Avisail Garcia has shoulder surgery

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago White Sox outfielder Avisail Garcia has had season-ending left shoulder surgery.

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