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4 Dead, Nearly 300 Missing After Ferry Sinks Off S. Korea

At least four people are dead and nearly 300 unaccounted for after a ferry carrying mainly students on a high school trip capsized and sank off South Korea's coast, NBC News reported. A government spokesman told reporters there had been 459 people on board the Sewol, including 325 students, 15 teachers, 89 other passengers and a crew of 30. A rescued passenger told The Associated Press that many people were trapped inside when the ferry sank. A U.S. Navy ship has joined the rescue effort, military officials said. Read »
43 minutes ago

Bloomberg to Spend $50M to Fight Gun Violence

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Mid-April Chill to Hit Millions

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Missing Jet: Sub's Underwater Search Cut Short Again

54 minutes ago

Missing Nebraska Toddler Found Inside Claw Machine

48 minutes ago

Pistorius Faces Uphill Battle in Murder Trial: Experts

47 minutes ago

Video Shows Al-Qaeda Meeting With Escaped Militants

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It is now clear that our Russian neighbors have decided to build a new Berlin Wall and return to the Cold War era.  

— Arseniy Yatsenyuk, Ukraine's Western-backed prime minister, accusing Russia's President Vladimir Putin of "exporting terrorism" to eastern Ukraine and orchestrating separatist tensions in the region.
Wednesday, Apr 16, 2014 at 1:55 AM

NYPD Disbands Unit That Spied on Muslims

51 minutes ago

Formerly Conjoined Twins Thriving in Dallas, 8 Months After Separation Surgery

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Bombing Suspect's Lawyers Seek Dismissal of Some Charges

28 minutes ago

NY Tourists Jump From Runaway Horse Carriage in Georgia

Five New York vacationers visiting Savannah, Ga., had to jump from an out-of-control carriage Monday morning when horse pulling them got spooked and took off, galloping through busy intersections and crashing into five vehicles, police say. Surveillance video from the scene, obtained by WSAV-TV, show the horse bounding into parked vehicles, weaving between cars on narrow streets and galloping against traffic through busy intersections. Read »
Tuesday, Apr 15, 2014 at 9:26 PM

Pot Re-Shapes Key Parts of Smokers' Brains: Study

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Rice Cooker Triggers Boston Scare, Man in Custody

Tuesday, Apr 15, 2014 at 8:21 PM

Somber But Defiant: Boston Marks 1 Year Since Bombings

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