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  • Confused, chaotic scene described on sinking ferry

    Confused, chaotic scene described on sinking ferry

    Thursday, April 17 2014 7:50 PM EDT2014-04-17 23:50:48 GMT
    There was chaos and confusion on the bridge of a sinking ferry, with the captain first trying to stabilize the listing vessel before ordering its evacuation, a crewman said Thursday. 
    There was chaos and confusion on the bridge of a sinking ferry, with the captain first trying to stabilize the listing vessel before ordering its evacuation, a crewman said Thursday. 
  • LeBron still No. 1 with NBA's most-popular jersey

    LeBron still No. 1 with NBA's most-popular jersey

    Thursday, April 17 2014 12:38 PM EDT2014-04-17 16:38:01 GMT
    LeBron James' jersey remains the most popular in the NBA. 
    LeBron James' jersey remains the most popular in the NBA. 
  • 3 protesters killed in attack on Ukrainian base

    3 protesters killed in attack on Ukrainian base

    Thursday, April 17 2014 11:58 AM EDT2014-04-17 15:58:12 GMT
    The turmoil in Ukraine dominated the European landscape Thursday, as three protesters were killed in a clash in southern Ukraine.
     
    The turmoil in Ukraine dominated the European landscape Thursday, as three protesters were killed in a clash in southern Ukraine, high-level talks were held in Geneva and Vladimir Putin weighed in on his neighbor's future for hours from Moscow. 
  • Rescue & recovery efforts in South Korean waters

    Rescue & recovery efforts in South Korean waters

    Thursday, April 17 2014 9:32 AM EDT2014-04-17 13:32:38 GMT
    Hundreds of family members are hoping to find out the fate of missing loved ones lost at sea after a ferry went down off the coast of South Korea 
    Hundreds of family members are hoping to find out the fate of missing loved ones lost at sea after a ferry went down off the coast of South Korea. Rescue and recovery crews are battling frigid waters and difficult conditions, trying to find those missing. Now aiding in the recovering efforts is the USS Bonhomme Richard, which was once docked in San Diego. 
  • Ferry sinks off South Korea; 6 dead, 290 missing

    Ferry sinks off South Korea; 6 dead, 290 missing

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 11:30 PM EDT2014-04-17 03:30:41 GMT
    Koo Bon-hee could see the exit. For half an hour, as the doomed ferry filled with water and listed severely on its side, the crew told passengers to wait for rescuers. 
    Koo Bon-hee could see the exit. For half an hour, as the doomed ferry filled with water and listed severely on its side, the crew told passengers to wait for rescuers. 
  • Coulson: 'Didn't know about tabloid phone hacking'

    Coulson: 'Didn't know about tabloid phone hacking'

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 12:35 PM EDT2014-04-15 16:35:10 GMT
    Prime Minister David Cameron's former communications chief said under oath Tuesday that he was never involved in phone hacking.
     
    Prime Minister David Cameron's former communications chief said under oath Tuesday that he was never involved in phone hacking when he was the editor of a Rupert Murdoch-owned tabloid, though he acknowledged he hadn't known at the time that the practice was illegal. 
  • Police: Blast in Nigerian capital kills 71

    Police: Blast in Nigerian capital kills 71

    Monday, April 14 2014 9:57 AM EDT2014-04-14 13:57:14 GMT
    Police say an explosion that ripped through a busy bus station in Nigeria's capital has killed at least 71 people and wounded 124. 
    Police say an explosion that ripped through a busy bus station in Nigeria's capital has killed at least 71 people and wounded 124. 
  • 11 dead as fire hits Chile's historic Valparaiso

    11 dead as fire hits Chile's historic Valparaiso

    Sunday, April 13 2014 7:38 PM EDT2014-04-13 23:38:03 GMT
    A raging fire leaped from hilltop to hilltop in this colorful port city throughout the night and day on Sunday, killing at least 11 people and destroying at least 1,000 homes. 
     
    A raging fire leaped from hilltop to hilltop in this colorful port city throughout the night and day on Sunday, killing at least 11 people and destroying at least 1,000 homes. More than 10,000 people were evacuated, including more than 200 female inmates at a prison.
     
  • Missing plane's black box batteries may have died

    Missing plane's black box batteries may have died

    Sunday, April 13 2014 7:35 PM EDT2014-04-13 23:35:31 GMT
    Following four strong underwater signals in the past week, all has gone quiet in the hunt for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet, meaning the batteries in the plane's all-important black boxes may finally have died. 
    Following four strong underwater signals in the past week, all has gone quiet in the hunt for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet, meaning the batteries in the plane's all-important black boxes may finally have died. 
  • With no new signals, Aussie PM sees long jet hunt

    With no new signals, Aussie PM sees long jet hunt

    Saturday, April 12 2014 9:12 PM EDT2014-04-13 01:12:34 GMT
    A day after expressing optimism about the hunt for the missing Malaysian jet, Australia's leader warned Saturday that the massive search would likely continue "for a long time." 
    A day after expressing optimism about the hunt for the missing Malaysian jet, Australia's leader warned Saturday that the massive search would likely continue "for a long time." 
  • Australia PM confident that sounds are from Flight 370

    Australia PM confident that sounds are from Flight 370

    Friday, April 11 2014 10:42 PM EDT2014-04-12 02:42:48 GMT
    Australia's prime minister says officials have narrowed the search zone for the missing Malaysian jetliner. 
    Australia's prime minister says officials have narrowed the search zone for the missing Malaysian jetliner. And he says they are "very confident" that the underwater signals they have heard are from the plane's black box recorders. 
  • Prosecutor: Pistorius story doesn't add up

    Prosecutor: Pistorius story doesn't add up

    Friday, April 11 2014 2:58 PM EDT2014-04-11 18:58:58 GMT
    The prosecutor cross-examining Oscar Pistorius at his murder trial Friday tried to shred his version of events on the night he shot and killed his girlfriend, saying they do not add up and go  
    The prosecutor cross-examining Oscar Pistorius at his murder trial Friday tried to shred his version of events on the night he shot and killed his girlfriend, saying they do not add up and go completely against how people would react in the situation the double-amputee Olympian has described. 
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  • Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Nobel laureate, dies at 87

    Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Nobel laureate, dies at 87

    Thursday, April 17 2014 8:41 PM EDT2014-04-18 00:41:00 GMT
    Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez crafted intoxicating fiction from the fatalism, fantasy, cruelty and heroics of the world that set his mind churning as a child growing up on Colombia's Caribbean coast. 
    Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez crafted intoxicating fiction from the fatalism, fantasy, cruelty and heroics of the world that set his mind churning as a child growing up on Colombia's Caribbean coast. 
  • Works by Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez

    Works by Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez

    Thursday, April 17 2014 8:20 PM EDT2014-04-18 00:20:55 GMT
    By The Associated Press Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez was among Latin America's most popular writers and widely considered the father of a literary style known as magic realism. 
    By The Associated Press Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez was among Latin America's most popular writers and widely considered the father of a literary style known as magic realism. 
  • World reacts to death of Gabriel Garcia Marquez

    World reacts to death of Gabriel Garcia Marquez

    Thursday, April 17 2014 8:00 PM EDT2014-04-18 00:00:29 GMT
    By The Associated Press Reaction to death of writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez: 
    By The Associated Press Reaction to death of writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez: 
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