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

At least four people are dead and 291 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 »
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Bloomberg to Spend $50M to Fight Gun Violence

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Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced plans to build a nationwide network aimed at curbing gun violence and battling the National Rifle Association, according to published reports. Bloomberg told the New York Times that he is planning to spend $50 million this year to establish the grassroots gun control lobbying group, called Everytown for Gun Safety. Read »
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Mid-April Chill to Hit Millions

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Missing Jet: Sub's Underwater Search Cut Short Again

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Missing Nebraska Toddler Found Inside Claw Machine

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Pistorius Faces Uphill Battle in Murder Trial: Experts

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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.
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Ex-Komen Executive Faces New Flap in Senate Bid

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Son Accused in Mom's CO Killing Due in Court

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NYPD Disbands Unit That Spied on Muslims

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

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Rice Cooker Triggers Boston Scare, Man in Custody

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Bombing Suspect's Lawyers Seek Dismissal of Some Charges

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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 »
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