South Korean ferry sinks with over 100 missing

CBS World News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 10:25am
Dozens of military boats and helicopters scrambled on Wednesday to rescue more than 470 people, including 325 high school students on a school trip, after a ferry sank off South Korea's southern coast

Pro-Russia insurgents tighten grip in east Ukraine

CBS World News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 9:43am
Armored personnel carriers flying Russian flags drive into Slovyansk with some troops claiming to have switched sides

Another hiccup in underwater search for Flight 370

CBS World News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 8:33am
U.S. Navy's robotic sub forced to surface early again, but quickly dives back down as families protest lack of info

South Korea ferry sinks carrying hundreds of students

CBS World News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 4:21am
Conflicting information amid frantic search and rescue operation in cold water, but almost 300 of the 476 on board ferry still missing
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Mass murder rocks western Canadian city of Calgary

CBS World News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 2:03am
22-year-old university student charged with fatally stabbing five people at a house party; police chief calls it worst murder in city's history
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Ferry with more than 470 people on board sinking off South Korea

CBS World News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 1:22am
Massive rescue operation under way as boat carrying mostly high school students on school trip tilts to one side; some passengers told to jump into water
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London hair salon's Kim Jong Un poster riles embassy

CBS World News - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 4:40pm
Hair salon had a poster featuring Kim Jong Un with the slogan “Bad Hair Day?”; two men from North Korean embassy allegedly objected
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100 schoolgirls kidnapped in Nigeria by suspected extremists

CBS World News - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 4:23pm
Pre-dawn raid on a northeast Nigerian school was near an insurgent hideout; some girls managed to escape by jumping from truck
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Boston Marathon bombings, one year later: What have we learned?

CBS World News - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 2:41pm
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.
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Pakistan brothers face cannibalism charges -- again

CBS World News - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 2:17pm
Under Pakistani law cannibalism is not a crime so the men had been charged with, and were convicted of, dehumanizing a body
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As insurgents dig in near Russia, Ukraine sends in its tanks

CBS World News - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 12:56pm
The fighting has been sparse so far, but Ukrainian troops appear to be massing for assaults on cities taken over by pro-Russian gunmen
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Starvation, strangulation: U.N. to see Syria torture photos

CBS World News - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 12:41pm
France, hoping to sway China and Russia, offers grisly pictures allegedly smuggled by a Syrian police defector to Security Council
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Nothing found during submarine's first search for Flight 370

CBS World News - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 10:50am
U.S. Navy’s unmanned submersible had to give up its first dive after only 6 hours after passing depth greater than 15,000 feet
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Iraq closes notorious Abu Ghraib prison

CBS World News - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 10:13am
Detention center that was the site of 2004 detainee abuse scandal shuttered because it’s in “a restive area”
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Pistorius emerges from grueling cross-examination

CBS World News - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 9:03am
Prosecutor wraps up 5 days spent challenging every aspect of ex-Olympian's version of deadly shooting, and not it's on to the next witness
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Deadliest country for environmental activists?

CBS World News - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 7:44am
Group warns of sharp rise in killings of people trying to protect their patch of the Earth
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Obama, Putin clash over Ukraine in phone call

CBS World News - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 6:47am
U.S. President tells his counterpart he's worried about Russia's moves to "destabilize" Ukraine, but Putin simply denies any role
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Dutch girl arrested over Twitter threat

CBS World News - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 1:31am
14-year-old finds herself in hot water after allegedly sending American Airlines a tweet threatening to "do something really big"; airline's response isn't what she expected
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Flight 370: Search area is too deep for robotic submarine

CBS World News - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 12:21am
Bluefin 21 has to be hauled out of Indian Ocean less than half way through its first search of seabed for wreckage of missing Malaysian jet
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French authorities carry out DNA dragnet in school rape case

CBS World News - Mon, 04/14/2014 - 9:36pm
DNA samples being taken from more than 500 male students and staff at a high school after a girl was raped in a campus bathroom
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