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Anger mounts after bodies found trapped inside sunken South Korean ferry

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JINDO/MOKPO, South Korea - Angry relatives of more than 200 people, mostly children, missing inside a sunken South Korea ferry demanded authorities act now to raise the vessel and hit out at officials, including the country's president, as hopes of finding survivors faded. | Video

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Anger mounts after bodies found trapped inside sunken South Korean ferry 6:37am BST

JINDO/MOKPO, South Korea - Angry relatives of more than 200 people, mostly children, missing inside a sunken South Korea ferry demanded authorities act now to raise the vessel and hit out at officials, including the country's president, as hopes of finding survivors faded. | Video

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Vice-principal of South Korea school in ferry disaster commits suicide 18 Apr 2014

MOKPO/JINDO, South Korea - The vice-principal of a South Korean high school who accompanied hundreds of pupils on a ferry that capsized has committed suicide, police said on Friday, as hopes faded of finding any of the 274 missing alive. | Video

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Korean K.J. Choi beats bad weather to take Heritage lead 18 Apr 2014

- South Korean K.J. Choi wielded a hot putter to vault into the lead before torrential rain and strong winds halted the second round at the $5.8 million RBC Heritage in South Carolina on Friday.

UPDATE 1-Golf-Korean K.J. Choi beats bad weather to take Heritage lead 18 Apr 2014

April 18 - South Korean K.J. Choi wielded a hot putter to vault into the lead before torrential rain and strong winds halted the second round at the $5.8 million RBC Heritage in South Carolina on Friday.

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Vice-principal of South Korea school in ferry disaster commits suicide 18 Apr 2014

MOKPO/JINDO, South Korea - The vice-principal of a South Korean high school who accompanied hundreds of pupils on a ferry that capsized has committed suicide, police said on Friday, as hopes faded of finding any of the 274 missing alive. | Video

Golf-Korean K.J. Choi beats bad weather to take Heritage lead 18 Apr 2014

April 18 - South Korean K.J. Choi wielded a hot putter to vault into the clubhouse lead during the second round at the $5.8 million RBC Heritage in South Carolina on Friday.

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In South Korean school, sombre silence and occasional sobs 18 Apr 2014

ANSAN, South Korea - "Change your thoughts and you change your world," reads a quotation hanging in the corridors of Danwon High School, where almost 250 students and teachers are still missing from a South Korean ferry that capsized on Wednesday.

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In South Korean school, somber silence and occasional sobs 18 Apr 2014

ANSAN, South Korea - "Change your thoughts and you change your world," reads a quotation hanging in the corridors of Danwon High School, where almost 250 students and teachers are still missing from a South Korean ferry that capsized on Wednesday.

CORRECTED-UPDATE 2-Captain of stricken Korean ferry may not have been on bridge-investigator 18 Apr 2014

(Corrects to show coastguard says ship not fully submerged)

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Special Report - How the U.S. made its Putin problem worse

WASHINGTON AND NEW YORK - In September 2001, as the U.S. reeled from the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Centre and the Pentagon, Vladimir Putin supported Washington's imminent invasion of Afghanistan in ways that would have been inconceivable during the Cold War.