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at 05:54 on April 21, 2014, EDT.

South Korean president calls actions of sunken ferry's crew 'murderous'

JINDO, South Korea - South Korean President Park Geun-hye said Monday that the captain and some crew members of the sunken ferry committed "unforgivable, murderous behaviour," while criticism of her own government's handling of the disaster grew.

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at 05:47 on April 21, 2014, EDT.

Syrian parliament speaker says the country will hold presidential elections on June 3

DAMASCUS, Syria - Syria's parliament speaker says the country will hold presidential elections on June 3.

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at 04:10 on April 21, 2014, EDT.

Americans love a good mystery, and missing Malaysian jet has the drama to keep people hooked

PERTH, Australia - From the disappearances of aviator Amelia Earhart to labour union leader Jimmy Hoffa, there's just something about a good mystery that Americans find too tantalizing to resist. Perhaps that's why the saga of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 has continued to rivet the country long after people elsewhere have moved on.

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at 01:15 on April 21, 2014, EDT.

Biden visiting Ukraine a day after violence erupts despite agreement aimed at easing tensions

WASHINGTON - U.S. Vice-President Joe Biden is heading to Ukraine to meet with leaders of the turbulent country.

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at 03:20 on April 21, 2014, EDT.

Another Malaysian plane makes emergency landing as sub search for missing jet wears on

PERTH, Australia - As the search continued off the coast of Australia for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet on Monday, the airline announced another plane bound for India was forced to make an emergency landing after one of its tires burst on takeoff.

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at 02:00 on April 21, 2014, EDT.

Sherpas consider boycott after Everest disaster as funerals planned for 13 dead

KATMANDU, Nepal - Sherpa guides on Mount Everest are considering a climbing boycott after the deadliest avalanche in the mountain's history, a move that could seriously disrupt the rest of the climbing season, a mountaineering official said Monday.

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