South Korea says 295 missing in ferry disaster
16 Apr 2014 | 2:07 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Nearly 300 people were still missing Wednesday several hours after a ferry carrying 477, most of them high school students, sank in cold waters off South Korea's southern coast, killing at least two and injuring seven, officials said.
295 missing after S. Korea ferry sinks
16 Apr 2014 | 1:55 am
Police say 5 dead in Calgary stabbings
16 Apr 2014 | 1:16 am
CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — 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.
End of NYPD Muslim surveillance program applauded
16 Apr 2014 | 1:15 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Muslim groups and civil liberties advocates applauded the decision by New York Police Department officials to disband a controversial unit that tracked the daily lives of Muslims as part of efforts to detect terror threats, but said there were concerns about whether other problematic practices remained in place.
China's growth slows to 7.4 percent in 1Q
16 Apr 2014 | 1:11 am
BEIJING (AP) — China's economic growth slowed further in the latest quarter but appeared strong enough to satisfy Chinese leaders who are trying to put the country on a more sustainable path without politically dangerous job losses.
Man charged with hoax near marathon finish line
16 Apr 2014 | 12:02 am
BOSTON (AP) — A man taken into custody near the Boston Marathon finish line late Tuesday, the anniversary of the deadly pressure cooker bombings, had a rice cooker in his backpack and was being charged with possession of a hoax device, police said.
College Board provides a glimpse of new SAT
15 Apr 2014 | 11:45 pm
Boston police safely blow up suspicious backpacks
15 Apr 2014 | 11:28 pm
BOSTON (AP) — Survivors, first responders and relatives of those killed in the Boston Marathon bombing marked the anniversary Tuesday with tributes that combined sorrow over the loss of innocent victims with pride over the city's resilience in the face of a terror attack.
Putin warns Ukraine on brink of civil war as Kiev sends army in
15 Apr 2014 | 10:32 pm
Izyum (Ukraine) (AFP) - Russian leader Vladimir Putin warned that Ukraine is on the verge of civil war, the Kremlin said Wednesday, after the Kiev government sent in troops against pro-Moscow separatists in the east of the country. "The Russian president remarked that the sharp escalation of the conflict has placed the country, in effect, on the verge of civil war," the Kremlin said in a statement on telephone talks between Putin and German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
Ukraine bares teeth against eastern uprising
15 Apr 2014 | 5:26 pm
KRAMATORSK, Ukraine (AP) — In the first Ukrainian military action against a pro-Russian uprising in the east, government forces repelled an attack Tuesday by about 30 gunmen at an airport, beginning what the president called an "anti-terrorist operation" to try to restore authority over the restive region.
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