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SEOUL — Almost 300 people were missing after a South Korean passenger ferry capsized Wednesday off the country’s southern coast, officials said, with fears growing that the death toll could rise sharply amid a protracted and challenging rescue operation. As of Wednesday evening, with the ferry ...
Washington Post · 29 minutes ago
(CNN) -- After five days of relentless cross-examination that left Oscar Pistorius quivering, sobbing and fumbling, the athlete's defense team now has a chance to discredit the prosecution by presenting its witnesses. During cross-examination, prosecutor Gerrie Nel accused the athlete of ...
CNN · 1 hour ago
The Duke of Cambridge has described Australia as a "beacon of confidence" as he and his family began the next leg of their Antipodean tour. Thousands turned out to greet the royal couple at Sydney Opera House to mark the start of their 10-day visit. In a speech, the duke also spoke of the Queen's ...
BBC · 5 hours ago
Karim Nabbach, son of the salon's owner, stands next to the poster that drew the wrath of North Korean officials (M&M Hair Academy)PA A hairdresser in west London was confronted by two men claiming to be officials from the North Korean embassy earlier this month after putting up a promotional poster ...
FOXNews.com · 3 hours ago
A recent graduate of the University of Calgary was charged in the fatal stabbing of five people at a house party that the police chief called the worst mass slaying in the western Canadian city's history.
FOXNews.com · 7 hours ago
A newly surfaced video appears to show a large meeting of al Qaeda figures in Yemen discussing attacks against the United States, CNN reported Tuesday. U.S. officials are analyzing the video, CNN reported. It said the CIA and Pentagon either didn't know about the meeting or were unable to target and ...
USA Today · 2 hours ago
Flash Points: CBS News Homeland Security Correspondent Bob Orr and CBS News Senior National Security Analyst Juan Zarate discuss national security takeaways from the 2013 Boston Marathon.
CBS News · 22 hours ago
As the crisis in Ukraine deepens, Nato has announced that it has agreed on more military measures to reinforce its members' security. Speaking in Brussels, Nato Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen promised "more planes in the air, more ships on the water, more readiness on the land".
BBC · 34 minutes ago
(CNN) -- The underwater vessel searching for traces of the missing Malaysian jet resurfaced Wednesday to fix a technical issue, but then redeployed again. While on deck, its data were downloaded, the Australian Joint Agency Coordination Centre said. "Bluefin-21 ... is currently continuing its ...
CNN · 3 hours ago
Kano, Nigeria (CNN) -- Nigeria's military combed the woods in search of more than 100 school girls who were abducted earlier this week by Boko Haram Islamists, authorities said Wednesday. Vigilantes and volunteers aided in the search near the northeastern town of Chibok, where heavily armed men ...
CNN · 41 minutes ago