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South Korean ferry victims' kin ask, 'How are we going to live now?'

Saturday, 19 April 2014 17:46
STORY HIGHLIGHTSParents of students missing from the sunken ferry are grieving, desperateThe students' vice principal killed himself; some fear others may do the sameSouth Korea has a high suicide rate compared to other countriesMental health workers say no family members sought counseling near ferry site (CNN) -- The grief of any parent who loses a child is unimaginable. But that pain is amplified now in South Korea, due to the uncertainty over the fate of…
MH370: Probe of current area should be done in a week, official says
Saturday, 19 April 2014 17:46
STORY HIGHLIGHTS6th underwater drone mission finishes; 7th such trip is underwayAgency: Up to 11 military planes, 12 ships to take part in Saturday searchFlight 370 is said to have deviated from flight plan while inside Vietnamese airspaceThere's still no sign of the Boeing 777, now 6 weeks after it went missing (CNN) -- Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 drastically changed course then soared to near its peak altitude, a senior Malaysian aviation source said -- adding…
Body of Missing Massachusetts Boy, 5, Found by Highway
Saturday, 19 April 2014 17:46
The body of a small boy has been confirmed as a missing 5-year-old, authorities said Saturday. The body found Friday off an Interstate that runs north in Massachusetts has been positively identified as Jeremiah Oliver, Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. said. No charges were immediately announced related to Jeremiah's death. He was last seen by relatives in September but wasn't reported missing until December. Authorities had said they feared the Fitchburg boy…
South Korean Students Hold Vigil for Missing Ferry Passengers
Saturday, 19 April 2014 17:46
Students from Danwon High School and others attend a candlelight vigil to wish for the safe return of missing passengers from the South Korean ferry Sewol, which sank in the sea off Jindo, at a park in Ansan, South Korea, on Saturday. The Sewol, carrying 476 passengers and crew, capsized on Wednesday on a journey from the port of Incheon to the southern holiday island of Jeju. Some relatives of the more than 200 children…
Nets Defense Smothers Raptors, Gets Brooklyn Win
Saturday, 19 April 2014 17:46
Brooklyn’s halfcourt defense doubled and smothered Toronto’s Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan.
Iran condemns US skyscraper seizure
Saturday, 19 April 2014 17:30
19 April 2014Last updated at 23:05 Share this pageDeliciousDiggFacebookredditStumbleUponTwitterEmailPrint The row over the skyscraper comes amid a dispute over Hamid Aboutalebi's nomination as Iran's UN envoy Continue reading the main story Related StoriesObama signs UN envoy visa ban lawAboutalebi: Let him into the US?US-Iran relations: A brief guide Iran has condemned a US decision to seize a Manhattan skyscraper belonging to a non-profit organisation with alleged links to the Tehran government.
Prominent Pakistani news anchor Hamid Mir targeted by gunmen
Saturday, 19 April 2014 16:46
Pakistani journalist and television anchor Hamid Mir in November 2012. STORY HIGHLIGHTSMen in a car, on motorcycles fired at Hamid Mir, reports his network, Geo NewsHe was hit three times, then had a successful operation, the CNN affiliate saysMir felt Pakistan's spy agency may try to assassinate him, his brother tells Geo News Pakistani authorities deny what it calls a "highly regrettable and misleading" claim
Chelsea title hopes fading after Sunderland defeat
Saturday, 19 April 2014 16:46
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho suffered his first league defeat in 78 matches against Sunderland at Stamford Bridge on Saturday. STORY HIGHLIGHTSChelsea lose 2-1 to Sunderland at Stamford Bridge Defeat at home is Mourinho's first in 78 English Premier League matches Sunderland remain bottom of table but move to within one point of nearest rivals
Opinion: In celebration of 4/20, weed and a tale of two cities
Saturday, 19 April 2014 16:46
Following Colorado and Washington state, efforts to legalize pot have increased across the nation. STORY HIGHLIGHTSBruce Barcott looks at differences in marijuana laws in Colorado and LouisianaIn Louisiana, a second marijuana possession offense will earn you 10 years in prisonIn Colorado, you can buy two grams for $34 and change, and never go to jailApril 20 is seen as a day of celebration for pot smokers
South Korean ferry victims' families wonder how they can go on
Saturday, 19 April 2014 16:46
STORY HIGHLIGHTSParents of students missing from the sunken ferry are grieving, desperateThe students' vice principal killed himself; some fear others may do the sameSouth Korea has a high suicide rate compared to other countriesMental health workers say no family members sought counseling near ferry site (CNN) -- The grief of any parent who loses a child is unimaginable. But that pain is amplified now in South Korea, due to the uncertainty over the fate of…