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  1. Here's what's trending: Obama warns Russia; weather hampers rescue work in Korea; rapper...Read the original story

    2 min ago | Alabama Live

    There's no need to ever feel left out again at the water cooler conversation. Here's a rundown of the stories currently trending in the world, the country and your backyard.

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  2. S. Korea ferry disaster: The challenge aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KRCR

    The Sewol is listed at 146 meters long and with a gross tonnage of almost 7,000 tons.

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  3. Captain of Doomed Ferry Under Investigation as Relatives GrieveRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | KSFO AM 560

    The captain of a ferry that sank off the coast of South Korea Wednesday, leaving nearly 300 people missing, is under investigation as a criminal and was one of the first people to escape the doomed vessel, Coast Guard officials said.

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  4. No Sign Yet Of Hundreds Missing After South Korean Ferry DisasterRead the original story

    11 min ago | National Public Radio

    Holding out hope, fearing the worst: A man looks out from the shore in Jindo, South Korea, toward where a passenger ferry sank Wednesday and nearly 300 people are still missing.

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  5. Evacuation came too late for many on sinking ferryRead the original story

    13 min ago | KDWN

    An immediate evacuation order was not issued for the ferry that sank off South Korea's southern coast, likely with scores of people trapped inside, because officers on the bridge were trying to stabilize the vessel after it started to list amid confusion and chaos, a crew member said Thursday.

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  6. Rapid direction change may be cause of sinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Korea Herald

    Family members of the passengers of the sunken Sewol look at the lists of passengers and survivors outside a gymnasium in Jindo, South Jeolla Province, Thursday.

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  7. Park faces wrath of passengers' familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Korea Herald

    The mother of a child trapped in the sunken ferry Sewol kneels and pleads for stronger rescue efforts as President Park Geun-hye visits passengers' families at a gymnasium in Jindo, South Jeolla Province, Thursday.

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  8. Families urge more rescue effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Korea Herald

    Families of the missing students from the capsized Sewol ferry stare at the sea from Jindo Port in South Jeolla Province on Thursday.

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  9. Ferry captain's flight raises ireRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Korea Herald

    Criticism is surging over allegations that the captain of the Sewol escaped first, abandoning hundreds of passengers who were fighting their way out of the sinking vessel.

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  10. Transcripts of 911 calls reveal details in wrong-way driver's fatal crash on Interstate 95Read the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Bangor Daily News

    Three people driving on Interstate 95 called 911 on April 6 when they first noticed the silver SUV that later would be involved in a wrong-way head-on collision that killed two men, and one Maine State Police sergeant came face to face with the erratic driver.

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  11. Distraught parents shout down S Korea presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | News24

    South Korean President Park Geun-Hye faced on Thursday the angry parents of hundreds of children missing in a ferry disaster, holding an impromptu and at times very tense meeting in an island gymnasium.

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  12. Evacuation Came Too Late for Many on SKorea Sinking FerryRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | KSTP

    An immediate evacuation order was not issued for the ferry that sank off South Korea's southern coast, likely with scores of people trapped inside, because officers on the bridge were trying to stabilize the vessel after it started to list amid confusion and chaos, a crew member said Thursday.

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  13. Today in historyRead the original story

    31 min ago | Northern Michigan News

    "Many Cadillac people were aroused by screeching fire whistling this morning instead of by faithful old alarm clocks.

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  14. Ferry sinks off South Korea; 6 dead, 290 missingRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Northern Michigan News

    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.

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  15. VideoFerry Disaster: Desperate Texts During SinkingRead the original story

    37 min ago | LBC 97.3

    Mobile phone footage and messages from passengers suggest they were advised to stay stay where they were as they vessel listed severely to one side.

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  16. Ferry evacuation sparks furyRead the original story

    38 min ago | The Standard

    National shock at a ferry disaster that may have killed hundreds of South Korean schoolchildren was mixed with fury Thursday over growing evidence that many passengers were denied a proper chance to escape.

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  17. Memories of Lisle flood a nightmarea vivid a year laterRead the original story

    41 min ago | Daily Herald

    Because a year ago Friday, Schulz and thousands across the region awoke to devastating flooding after an overnight storm poured more than seven inches of rain on areas of DuPage County.

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  18. Probable cause for S.Korean ferry sinking emergesRead the original story

    41 min ago | Xinhuanet

    A South Korean passenger ferry, which sank in waters off the country's southwestern coast on Wednesday, was strongly believed to have been caused by a sudden turn in direction.

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  19. Royal Marine Paul Woodland died after being 'trapped under boat in Special Force exercise'Read the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Daily Mail

    Drama on the Royal tour: Pair 'acting suspiciously' and harassing crowd near Kate and William are stopped and searched by cops X-Men director Bryan Singer accused of sexually abusing underage male child actor and giving him alcohol and drugs during 'sordid Hollywood sex ring' parties Wife 'used minivan to slam into husband as he walked along street ... (more)

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  20. Captain of capsized S.Korean ferry faces criminal investigationRead the original story

    52 min ago | Reuters

    The captain of the South Korean ferry that capsized off the southwest coast was facing a criminal investigation on Thursday, an official said, amid unconfirmed reports that he was one of the first people to jump to safety as the vessel began sinking.

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