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South Korean president: Crew's actions like 'murder'

South Korean President Park Geun-hye on Monday likened the actions of the captain and some crew members of the sunken ferry Sewol to murder, as police made more four arrests and divers continued searching the submerged vessel.

The captain of the…

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REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Ukraine standoff has Cold War feel

Is the Cold War back? Because it kind of feels like it is.

Pro-Russian administrations are popping up all over eastern Ukraine, after pro-Russian protesters overran government buildings and set up roadblocks

Moscow looms over the events.

Russia has…

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Nonprofits that pay top fundraisers $1 million (or more) a year

Getting people to donate money is a big business, and some universities, hospitals and other nonprofits are rewarding their top fundraisers with as much as $1 million to bring in the big bucks.

When taking salary, bonuses, retirement, healthcare and…

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Missing Malaysian airliner, messages at Kuala Lumpur airport

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Flight MH370: Frustrations mount

Nur Laila Ngah smiles, but it's a brave face she's putting on.

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Hawaiian Airlines

Did boy fly to Maui in plane landing gear?

The first sign something was off was when the ground crew at Kahului Airport in Maui noticed a boy wandering the tarmac, dazed and confused.

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U.N.: 48 killed at South Sudan base

Heavily armed militants staged an attack on a U.N. peacekeepers' base that was sheltering civilians in South Sudan on Thursday, killing at least 48 people and seriously injuring dozens more, a U.N. spokesman in the country said Friday.

The attack on…

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Australian Defense Force

Drone finds nothing in MH370 search

The underwater drone scanning the ocean for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 ended its eighth mission Monday, having covered about two thirds of its intended territory without finding any sign of the missing plane.

This has been the case for 45 days now,…

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'Massive' attack targets al Qaeda in Yemen

An operation targeting al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula is under way in Abyan and Shabwa, Yemen, a high-level Yemeni government official who is being briefed on the strikes told CNN on Monday.

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Country singer Kevin Sharp dies

Country singer Kevin Sharp has died from "complications due to cancer," his mother told CNN. He was 43.

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Brother and sister, 4, die in house fire

A house fire in Queens that killed two 4-year-old siblings Sunday was a result of a child or children playing with fire, a Fire Department of New York spokesman said.

The early morning fire was ruled accidental, the result of "child involvement with…

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