South Korea says hundreds missing after ferry sinks off southern coast – Fox News

Irish IndependentSouth Korea says hundreds missing after ferry sinks off southern coastFox NewsSouth Korean officials said Wednesday that nearly 300 people were still missing several hours after a passenger ferry sank off that country’s southern coast, leaving at least two dead and seven injured. A government official had said earlier Wednesday that …Rescuers scramble as ferry sinks; 2 dead, 293 missingUSA TODAY3 dead, almost 300 missing as South Korean ship sinksCNNNearly 300 missing after South Korea ferry sinksLos Angeles TimesBBC News -New York Times -Reutersall 775 news articles …read more    

3 dead, almost 300 missing as South Korean ship sinks – CNN

CNN3 dead, almost 300 missing as South Korean ship sinksCNN(CNN) — Rescue boats and helicopters scrambled to pluck passengers, most of them high school students, from a ferry as it slowly sank off the southwest coast of South Korea early Wednesday. Of the 459 people on board, 164 have been rescued, the …With Hundreds Missing, Divers Search Sunken South Korean FerryNew York TimesSouth Korea says hundreds missing after ferry sinks off southern coastFox NewsRescuers scramble as ferry sinks; 2 dead, 293 missingUSA TODAYLos Angeles Times -Reuters -BBC Newsall 753 news articles …read more    

Armed Pro-Russians Push into Ukrainian Towns – Voice of America

CNNArmed Pro-Russians Push into Ukrainian TownsVoice of AmericaArmored personnel carriers with armed men riding on top and flying Russian flags rolled into the Ukrainian city of Sloviansk near the Russian border Wednesday. Some of the men claim they are Ukrainian soldiers who have switched sides to the pro-Russians …Combat vehicles fly Russian flags in east UkraineCTV NewsArmed pro-Russian separatists seize Donetsk council building: council …ReutersUkraine ‘on the brink of civil war’ as armed troops enter eastern city of KramatorskThe IndependentRT -The Globe and Mail -Zee Newsall 7,617 news articles …read more    

Public growing more skeptical as Pistorius testimony wraps up – The Globe and Mail

National PostPublic growing more skeptical as Pistorius testimony wraps upThe Globe and MailAfter seven days of gruelling testimony, Oscar Pistorius has finally escaped the agony of the witness box. But while the outcome of his murder trial is still unpredictable, he appears to be slipping closer to defeat in the court of public opinion. Most South Africans …Pistorius Trial to Adjourn Until May 5New York TimesPistorius trial to adjourn for 2 weeks after ThursdayUSA TODAYProsecutor Gerrie Nel ends cross-examination with final stark claimDaily MailChron.comall 990 news articles …read more    

Miley Cyrus hospitalized for ‘allergic reaction,’ forced to cancel concert – Boston Herald

Boston HeraldMiley Cyrus hospitalized for ‘allergic reaction,’ forced to cancel concertBoston HeraldMiley Cyrus arrives at the 56th annual GRAMMY awards – salute to industry icons with Clive Davis, in Beverly Hills, Calif. 1. Wednesday, April 16, 2014. PrintEmail Comments. By: Variety Staff. Miley Cyrus’ “Bangerz” tour date scheduled for Tuesday night at …Miley Cyrus hospitalized for severe allergic reaction to antibioticsNew York Daily NewsMiley Cyrus hospitalized with ‘severe’ reaction to antibioticsCNNMiley Cyrus hospitalized, cancels Kansas City showWashington PostTheCelebrityCafe.com -NBCNews.com -The Independentall 387 news articles …read more    

Ukrainian military surrounded by pro-Russians – BBC News

BBC NewsUkrainian military surrounded by pro-RussiansBBC NewsA Ukrainian military convoy – including armoured vehicles – has been barricaded by pro-Russia protesters and armed forces in the town of Kramatorsk. The BBC’s James Reynolds was watching as events unfolded and described the situation as “very unusual” …Armed pro-Russian separatists seize Donetsk council building: council …ReutersWhite House Backs Ukraine’s Eastern OffensiveTIMETroop carriers bearing Russian, separatist flags enter eastern Ukraine townThe Globe and MailKVVU Las Vegas -Zee News -Independent Onlineall 7,284 news articles …read more    

Killing the Muslim Spy Unit – Daily Beast

The HinduKilling the Muslim Spy UnitDaily BeastThe NYPD unit tasked with spying on the city’s Muslims was publicly killed Tuesday, just days after a legal ruling that upheld its legal basis. So what gives? New York City is the country’s largest city and one of its most progressive but since 2001 it’s also been …New York police disband unit that spied on Muslims: NYTThe NationEnd of NYPD Muslim surveillance program applaudedDaily HeraldPolice Unit That Spied on Muslims Is DisbandedNew York Timesall 359 news articles …read more    

Ukrainian troop defections escalate tensions in eastern Ukraine – Washington Post

Washington PostUkrainian troop defections escalate tensions in eastern UkraineWashington PostDONETSK, Ukraine — Tensions escalated in eastern Ukraine on Wednesday, with pro-Russian gunman storming City Hall in the sprawling city of Donetsk and a cluster of Ukrainian troops meant to be restoring order in the region apparently defecting to the …Ukraine troops blocked in Kramatorsk as tension risesBBC NewsUkraine crisis: Militants, army face off in Kramatorsk amid escalating tensionsCNNCombat Vehicles in East Ukraine Raise Russian FlagWall Street JournalHaaretz -CTV News -Zee Newsall 7,246 news articles …read more    

More than 300 people missing after South Korean ferry sinks: coastguard – Reuters

CNNMore than 300 people missing after South Korean ferry sinks: coastguardReutersJINDO, South Korea (Reuters) – Almost 300 people were missing after a ferry sank off South Korea on Wednesday, the coastguard said, in what could be the country’s biggest peacetime disaster in nearly 20 years. The ferry was carrying 459 people, of whom …2 dead, almost 300 missing as South Korean ship sinksCNNSouth Korea ferry: Scores missing as ship sinksBBC NewsNearly 300 missing after South Korea ferry sinksLos Angeles TimesNew York Times -NBCNews.com -Telegraph.co.ukall 693 news articles …read more    

Oscar Pistorius trial enters new phase after blistering cross-examination – CNN

Independent OnlineOscar Pistorius trial enters new phase after blistering cross-examinationCNN(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 …Pistorius Trial to Adjourn Until May 5New York TimesProsecutor Gerrie Nel ends cross-examination with final stark claimDaily MailProsecutor ends cross-examinationFinancial ExpressSFGateall 969 news articles …read more