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  • The death toll is now 52, the South Korean coast guard says
  • 250 people are still missing; 174 have been rescued
  • Capt. Lee Joon Seok defends his order to delay the evacuation of his sinking ferry

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Jindo, South Korea (CNN) -- Body after body came ashore from a capsized South Korean ship Sunday morning, a solemn process pierced by the deafening screams and cries from the passengers' families.

NASHPORT, Ohio — A couple who held hands at breakfast every morning even after 70 years of marriage have died 15 hours apart.

Helen Felumlee, of Nashport, died at 92 on April 12. Her husband, 91-year-old Kenneth Felumlee, died the next morning.

The couple's eight children say the two had been inseparable since meeting as teenagers, once sharing the bottom of a bunk bed on a ferry rather than sleeping one night apart, the Zanesville Times Recorder reported.

A prodigious output by 18-year-old Nathan MacKinnon defeats Minnesota in the NHL playoffs.

By Hyunjoo Jin

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea's Hyundai Motor <005380.KS> on Sunday unveiled its small sport utility vehicle (SUV) concept targeted at the Chinese market, planning to join a flurry of rivals in tapping the growing segment in the world's biggest market.

Hyundai said it had picked popular Korean actor Kim Soo-hyun to promote the subcompact SUV ix25, to capitalize on the Korean pop culture boom in wooing Chinese customers aged between 25 and 35.

BEIJING (Reuters) - Germany's BMW is getting closer to deciding whether it will build a new factory, its board member Ian Robertson said on Sunday, as the luxury carmaker expands capacity to meet demand in key markets.

"We are in the final stages of deciding where the plant will be," Robertson told reporters at the Auto China show in Beijing on Sunday.

Robertson said several locations were under consideration, though he declined to elaborate.

BEIJING (Reuters) - Germany's premium carmaker Daimler expects to grow its sales in China, the world's largest auto market, by double-digit percentages this year, Chief Executive Dieter Zetsche on Sunday.

"We aim to grow faster than last year," Zetsche said during a roundtable session at the Auto China show in Beijing. "We expect the market to have a two-digit growth, and probably the premium market to grow at an even higher rate.

  • A worker inspects damage to a house at the top of a slow-motion landslide in Jackson, Wyo., on Saturday, April 19, 2014. No one can say when the mountainside collapsing into this Wyoming resort town will give way. But it appears increasingly likely that when it does, it's going to take a piece of Jackson with it. (AP Photo/Matthew Brown)The Associated Press

French hostages home from Syria
Sunday, 20 April 2014 01:45
20 April 2014Last updated at 07:19
The four French journalists were pictured at a Turkish police station near the border with Syria - 19 April 2014The journalists were in good spirits as they spoke to press briefly at a police station in Turkey

Four French journalists have arrived back in France after their release from 10 months of captivity in Syria, Agence France Presse reports.

UN envoy and Israel in access row
Sunday, 20 April 2014 01:45
19 April 2014Last updated at 18:22
Christian pilgrims hold candles at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem (19 April 2014)Scuffles reportedly broke out among pilgrims and priests jostling to get a better view

Thousands of Christian pilgrims have celebrated Easter's Holy Fire ceremony at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem.

MOKPO, South Korea (AP) — After more than three days of frustration and failure, divers on Sunday finally found a way into a submerged ferry off South Korea's southern shore, discovering more than a dozen bodies inside the ship and pushing the confirmed death toll to 49, officials said.

More than 250 people are still missing, most of them high school students on a holiday trip, and anguished families are furious with the pace of rescue efforts.

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